Encyclopedia of the Romantic Era, 1760-1850, Volume 2
Review: "Written to stress the crosscurrent of ideas, this cultural encyclopedia provides clearly written and authoritative articles. Thoughts, themes, people, and nations that define the Romantic Era, as well as some frequently overlooked topics, receive their first encyclopedic treatments in 850 signed articles, with bibliographies and coverage of historical antecedents and lingering influences of romanticism. Even casual browsers will discover much to enjoy here."--"The Top 20 Reference Titles of the Year," American Libraries, May 2004.
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This two-volume set is a masterly accomplishment. Its nearly 800 entries succeed in offering "a broad-ranging guide to the profound changes in thought, sensibility, and expression" that occurred ... Read full review
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