Winter 2013 Table of Contents


William Christie  485

Res Theatralis Histrionica: Acting Coleridge in the Lecture Theater

Lily Gurton-Wachter  511

“Ever on the Watch”: Wordsworth’s Attention

Andrew Smith  537

“Truth and Tradition’s Mangled Stream”: Robert Bloomfield’s The Banks of Wye

Jonathan Crimmins  561

Mediation’s Sleight of Hand: The Two Vectors of the Gothic in Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein 

Anne Jamison  585

Children’s Susceptible Minds: Alicia Lefanu and the “Reasoned Imagination” in Georgian Children’s Literature


Michael Brown, John Kirk, and Andrew Noble, eds., United Islands?: The Languages of Resistance (Poetry and Song in the Age of Revolution), and

Rhona Brown’s Robert Fergusson and the Scottish Periodical Press, and

Jennifer Orr, ed., The Correspondence of Samuel Thomson (1766-1816)

reviewed by John Mee  611

Ben P. Robertson’s Elizabeth Inchbald’s Reputation: A Publishing and Reception History

reviewed by Shawn Lisa Maurer  615

Orianne Smith’s Romantic Women Writers, Revolution, and Prophecy: Rebellious Daughters, 1786-1826

reviewed by Chris Bundock 619

Kim Wheatley’s Romantic Feuds: Transcending the “Age of Personality”

reviewed by Tom Mole  622

Edward T. Duffy’s Secular Mysteries: Stanley Cavell and English Romanticism

reviewed by Johanna Winant  625

Andrew Rudd’s Sympathy and India in British Literature, 1770-1830

reviewed by Tara McDonald  629