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Palgrave Studies in the Enlightenment, Romanticism and Cultures of Print

Romanticism and the Museum

Authors: Peacocke, E., Malek, Mo

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Romanticism and the Museum argues that museums were integral to Britain's understanding of itself as a nation in the wake of the French Revolution. It features Wordsworth, Scott, Edgeworth, and literary periodicals featuring Byron and Horace Smith.

About the authors

Emma Rosalind Peacocke completed her doctorate at Carleton University. Her publications include articles in the European Romantic Review and Thomas Moore: Texts, Contexts, Hypertext. She has held a Huntington Junior Fellowship, and a Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada doctoral fellowship.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Peacocke, Emma

    Pages 1-15

  • Changing the Subject: Aesthetic Displacement, Museum Display, and the French Revolution in The Prelude

    Peacocke, Emma

    Pages 16-56

  • Facing History: Galleries and Portraits in Waverley’s Historiography

    Peacocke, Emma

    Pages 57-86

  • Reframing the National Imagination in Maria Edgeworth’s Harrington

    Peacocke, Emma

    Pages 87-111

  • Carving Out the Public Sphere: Romantic Literary Periodicals and the Elgin Marbles

    Peacocke, Emma

    Pages 112-149

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Romanticism and the Museum
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in the Enlightenment, Romanticism and Cultures of Print
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-47144-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137471444
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-47143-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-50095-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 195
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