- Literature and Literary Studies
- Literature History and Criticism
- Literary Studies
- C1800 To C1900
Literary Nationalism in Eighteenth-century Scottish Club Poetry (Studies in British Literature No. 82 New ed.)By: Corey Andrews (author)Hardback
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DescriptionThis work provides a critical analysis of a neglected yet vital element of Scottish literature in the 18th century, covering the crucial period from the Union of 1707 to the revolutionary turmoil of the 1790s. It examines the literary output of several important clubs in eighteenth-century Scotland in an innovative fashion, offering the first book-length study of the club poetry of Scotland's most significant eighteenth-century poets, Allan Ramsay, Robert Fergusson and Robert Burns.
About AuthorCorey E. Andrews received his doctorate in English from Ohio University. He has published and presented papers on eighteenth-century Scottish poetry, particularly the work of Robert Burns. He is currently an assistant professor of eighteenth-century British literature at Northwest Missouri State University.
ContentsAcknowledgements; Preface; Introduction; 1. Allan Ramsay, Club Life, and Scottish Nationalism; 2. Robert Fergusson, Conviviality, and the Cape Club; 3. Robert Burns and the Character of Scottish Nationalism; Bibliography; Index
- publication date: 19/08/2004
- ISBN13: 9780773464636
- Format: Hardback
- Number Of Pages: 378
- ID: 9780773464636
- ISBN10: 0773464638
- edition: New ed.
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