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    Preface to Southey’s Wat Tyler (1817)

    by  • January 10, 2014 • Queries • 0 Comments

    In 1817 Hone–like many other radical printers–published a pirated edition of Robert Southey’s early radical drama, Wat Tyler. The aim of Hone’s edition was chiefly to embarrass the now-conservative Poet Laureate by bringing to light some of Southey’s earlier anti-monarchist writing, but Hone’s Preface also offers a good example of his developing technique as a […]

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    Kyle Grimes, in brief

    by  • October 29, 2011 • Queries • 3 Comments

    Kyle Grimes is Associate Professor of English at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.  His scholarly work is centered in British Romantic writing, with particular emphases in Blake, Shelley, Byron, and the lesser-known parodist, publisher, and antiquarian William Hone.  He has published articles and reviews in such journals as the Keats-Shelley Journal, Studies in Romanticism, […]

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