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The Resource Wordsworth's vagrants : police, prisons, and poetry in the 1790s, Quentin Bailey

Wordsworth's vagrants : police, prisons, and poetry in the 1790s, Quentin Bailey

Label
Wordsworth's vagrants : police, prisons, and poetry in the 1790s
Title
Wordsworth's vagrants
Title remainder
police, prisons, and poetry in the 1790s
Statement of responsibility
Quentin Bailey
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
821/.7
Index
index present
LC call number
PR5892.S58
LC item number
B35 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
British literature in context in the long eighteenth century
Label
Wordsworth's vagrants : police, prisons, and poetry in the 1790s, Quentin Bailey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prisoners, poetry, and the 'Jacobin creed' -- A 'rapid and alarming increase of crimes': law and order in eighteenth-century england -- 'Tyranny and implements of death': crimes, punishments, and the 'distracted times' of 1792-1795 -- A traveller upon the plain of sarum: sacrificial altars, penal reform, and the salisbury plain poems -- 'If good angels fail': government, lawlessness, and sympathy in the borderers -- 'Dangerous and suspicious trades': the pedlar, the board of police revenue, and the poetry of human suffering -- 'Have you any honest means of livelihood, and if so, what is it?': idle and disorderly persons in the 1798 lyrical ballads -- 'Laugh and be gay, to the woods away!': madness and the limits of poetic knowledge -- Peter Bell and 'the spirits of the mind'
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 217 pages
Isbn
9781409427056
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011015328
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Ame copy includes dust jacket.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn761730708
  • UtOrBLW
Label
Wordsworth's vagrants : police, prisons, and poetry in the 1790s, Quentin Bailey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prisoners, poetry, and the 'Jacobin creed' -- A 'rapid and alarming increase of crimes': law and order in eighteenth-century england -- 'Tyranny and implements of death': crimes, punishments, and the 'distracted times' of 1792-1795 -- A traveller upon the plain of sarum: sacrificial altars, penal reform, and the salisbury plain poems -- 'If good angels fail': government, lawlessness, and sympathy in the borderers -- 'Dangerous and suspicious trades': the pedlar, the board of police revenue, and the poetry of human suffering -- 'Have you any honest means of livelihood, and if so, what is it?': idle and disorderly persons in the 1798 lyrical ballads -- 'Laugh and be gay, to the woods away!': madness and the limits of poetic knowledge -- Peter Bell and 'the spirits of the mind'
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 217 pages
Isbn
9781409427056
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011015328
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Ame copy includes dust jacket.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn761730708
  • UtOrBLW

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