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Abroad these energies expressed themselves in the growth of the British Empire. Closely observed regional detail, precisely handled plot, and a sophisticated use of multiple internal narrators are combined with vivid imagery and an extravagantly Gothic theme. This persistent scrutiny was the product of an acute sense of change. Unfortunately, our editorial approach may not be able to accommodate all contributions. At the bottom of the article, feel free to list any sources that support your changes, so that we can fully understand their context.

The PreRaphaelites believed

Though it was proto-Modernist, her poetry resists the urge to dwell in suspicion. The Pre-Raphaelites believed romantically that medieval culture possessed a spiritual and creative integrity that had been lost in later eras. The result is a perfectly achieved study of elemental passions and the strongest possible refutation of the assumption that the age of the novel must also be an age of realism. They have made and make it day by day.

Uh Oh There was a problem with your submission. In religion the climax of the Evangelical revival coincided with an unprecedentedly severe set of challenges to faith. Realism would be one of the great artistic movements of the era. You can make it easier for us to review and, hopefully, publish your contribution by keeping a few points in mind. Call them ambivalent modernists.

At home they were accompanied by rapid social change and fierce intellectual controversy. At the same time it produced an unprecedentedly close relationship between author and reader. His later novels never match this sharpness. Wordsworth succeeded Southey as poet laureate in and held the post until his own death seven years later.

Which means the Post-Romantics are a slightly smaller generation than every other one in my scheme. Our editors will review what you've submitted, and if it meets our criteria, we'll add it to the article. His early novels have been attacked at times for sentimentality, melodrama, or shapelessness. But only in the s did the three-decker finally yield to the modern single-volume format. They are now increasingly appreciated for their comic or macabre zest and their poetic fertility.

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