By Donald Davie
First released in 1961, this ebook examines a couple of works renowned within the Romantic interval, in the course of the heyday of Sir Walter Scott within the early a part of the 19th century.
Encompassing works through the likes of Alexander Pushkin, Sir Walter Scott, Adam Mickiewicz and James Fenimore Cooper, this is often additionally a meditation at the nature of Romanticism and its enduring price, as expressed within the novel shape. Donald Davie additionally considers the which means and significance of ‘plot’ and of ‘realism’.
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