Thomas Hood and Nineteenth-Century Poetry: Work, Play, and Politics

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This is the first modern critical study of Thomas Hood, the popular and influential nineteenth-century poet, editor, cartoonist and voice of social protest. Acclaimed by Dickens, the Brownings and the Rossettis, Hood's quirky, diverse output bridges the years between 1820 and 1845 and offers fascinating insights for Romanticists and Victorianists alike. Lodge's timely book explores the relationship between Hood's playfulness, his liberal politics, and contemporary cultural debate about labour and recreation, literary ...

Thomas Hood and Nineteenth-Century Poetry: Work, Play, and Politics 2013, Manchester University Press, Manchester

ISBN-13: 9780719087875

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Thomas Hood and Nineteenth-Century Poetry: Work, Play and Politics 2007, Manchester University Press

ISBN-13: 9780719076268

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