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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sublime_(literary)

The literary concept of the sublime became important in the eighteenth century. It is associated with the 1757 treatise by Edmund Burke, though it has earlier roots. The idea of the sublime was taken up by Immanuel Kant and the Romantic ... Longinus defines the literary sublime as "excellence in language", the " expression ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Romanticism

Romanticism was an artistic, literary, musical and intellectual movement that originated in ... Defining the nature of Romanticism may be approached from the starting ... The use of the word did not become general very quickly, and was probably .... In the period when they were writing, the Lake Poets were widely regarded ...

www.answers.com/Q/How_did_the_Romantic_writers_define_the_term_sublime

What term is the opposite of sublimation? ... Which term is defined as the writer of a script for theater? ... What does the term sublime mean in chemistry?

www.u.arizona.edu/~atinkham/Sublime.html

The word sublime conveys a sense of height or loftiness, coming to signify the highest in a ... Romantic writers focus on the notion that certain aspects of the sublime style (grandeur of ... 503, what examples does he use to illustrate this?

faculty.winthrop.edu/kosterj/engl203/overviews/sublime.htm

The Sublime, the Beautiful, and the Picturesque (p. ... Edmund Burke's definitions in his Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of our Ideas of the ... These were the emotions that Romantic poets tried to inspire or recreate in their poems. ... moved to the Lake District for its sublime views, it became too touristy for later writers; ...

lukewhite.me.uk/sub_history.htm

The word sublime; 'Longinus' on the sublime; Reception of Longinus in the ... and fall of both Neoclassicism and Romanticism, the 'sublime' was one of the central ... and to overcome and ravish them : "Great writing does not persuade; it takes ...... in which the sublime was defined by such writers as Burke and Kant, and the  ...

www.bl.uk/romantics-and-victorians/articles/the-romantics

Today the word 'romantic' evokes images of love and sentimentality, but the term ... The Romantics were not in agreement about everything they said and did: far from it! ... A key idea in Romantic poetry is the concept of the sublime. ... Blake, Wordsworth and Coleridge were first-generation Romantics, writing against a ...

www.poetryfoundation.org/learn/glossary-terms/sublime

Glossary of Poetic Terms ... Aesthetes and writers of the era saw the natural world and its wild, mysterious expanses as a gateway to the experience of the sublime. Romantic poets such as Percy Bysshe Shelley and William Wordsworth were ...

knarf.english.upenn.edu/Contexts/sublime.html

The sublime, a notion in aesthetic and literary theory, is a striking grandeur of thought and emotion. ... On the Sublime in 1712), long attributed to a Greek writer called Longinus. Longinus defines literary sublimity as "excellence in language," the ... through the middle eighteenth century, and over time its meaning exanded to ...

www.webpages.uidaho.edu/engl_258/Lecture%20Notes/sublime.htm

Defined "The passion caused by the great and sublime in nature . . . is ... The Romantic does not go up in the hills with his buddies and a 12 pack of Keystone  ...