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Landscapes of Eternal Return: Tennyson to Hardy by Roger Ebbatson

By Roger Ebbatson

This e-book is ready the resonance and implications of the assumption of ‘eternal recurrence’, as expounded particularly through Nietzsche, on the subject of quite a number nineteenth-century literature. It opens up the problem of repetition and cyclical time as a key function of either poetic and prose texts within the Victorian/Edwardian period. The emphasis is upon the resonance of panorama as a motor vehicle of that means, and upon the philosophical and aesthetic implications of the doctrine of ‘recurrence’ for the authors whose paintings is tested the following, starting from Tennyson and Hallam to Swinburne and Hardy. The booklet deals substantially new mild on a variety of principal nineteenth-century texts. 

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