The English Romantic Poets (4th edition)

  • Editor: Frank Jordan
  • Pages: xiii + 765
  • Published: 1985
  • ISBN: 9780873522625 (Cloth)
  • ISBN: 9780873522632 (Paperback)

“A compilation that adds Blake to the traditional five-man pantheon of major Romantic poets.”

Nineteenth-Century Literature

“Once again, the MLA, Frank Jordan, and his team of editors have performed an incomparable service by providing wide-ranging bibliographical essays that are essential reading for anyone concerned with the present state of research and criticism on the six canonical Romantic poets.”

Keats-Shelley Journal

The fourth edition of this classic bibliographic work covers scholarship on Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley, and Keats. The volume opens with a useful survey of the Romantic movement in England; the following chapters discuss editions, bibliographies, biographies, and criticism of each author and his works, as well as his influence and literary reputation.

John Clubbe
Stuart Curran
Mary Lynn Johnson
Karl Kroeber
Max F. Schulz
Jack Stillinger