Romanticism on the Net

Numéro 27, 2002 Romantic Labor / Romantic Leisure

Sommaire (9 articles)


  1. 'Alternate Labour and Relaxation': An Introduction
  2. Byron, Blake, and Heaven
  3. Lambs to the Slaughter: Leisure and Laboring-Class Poetry
  4. "Rest before Labour": The Pre-Text/s of Blake's The Four Zoas
  5. Labor, Leisure, and the Yeoman in Coleridge's and Wordsworth's 1790s Writings


  1. Judith Plotz. Romanticism and the Vocation of Childhood. Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2001. ISBN 0-312-22735-3. Price: US$55.
  2. Leon Waldoff. Wordsworth in His Major Lyrics: The Art and Psychology of Self-Representation. Columbia, MO: U. of Missouri Press, 2001. ISBN 0826213294. Price: US$29.95.
  3. Peter Otto. Blake's Critique of Transcendence: Love, Jealousy, and the Sublime in The Four Zoas. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. ISBN: 019818719X. Price: $74.00.
  4. Alethea Hayter. The Wreck of the Abergavenny: One of Britain's Greatest Maritime Disasters and its Links to Literary Genius. Basingstoke: Macmillan, 2002. ISBN 0-333-989171. Price: £14.99.