Corresponding Powers : Studies in Honour of Professor Hisaaki Yamanouchi

Corresponding Powers : Studies in Honour of Professor Hisaaki Yamanouchi

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Essays on aspects of English literature from Chaucer to Henry James, with special focus on the Romantics. R

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The essays in this volume are published in honour of the distinguished Japanese scholar of English literature, Professor Hisaaki Yamanouchi. The book begins with a section on English Romanticism, with pieces on Blake, Wordsworth,Coleridge, Shelley and Keats. There follow studies of aspects of literature from Chaucer to Henry James, and lighter pieces on biographical errors, and on cats and nonsense literature. The volume concludes with a short personal section, including a memoir by Professor Yamanouchi's close friend, the Nobel Prize winner, Kenzaburo Oe.Professor GEORGE HUGHES teaches in the Department of Literature, Faculty of Letters, Tokyo University.Contributors: ALAN BEWELL, J.R. de J. JACKSON, JOHN BEER, KENKICHI KAMIJIMA, NAHOKO MIYAMOTO, JONATHAN WORDSWORTH, DEREK BREWER, IAN JACK, GRAHAM LAW, ANN THWAITE, YASUNARI TAKAHASHI, CLAIR HUGHES, MICHAEL MILLGATE, GEORGE HUGHES, EARL MINER, HIROSHI IZUBUCHI, JOHN CAREY, ANTHONY THWAITE, KENZABURO OE, CARMEN BLACKER

Table of Contents

List of Contributors                               vii(2)
Acknowledgements ix (2)
Preface xi
PART ONE 1 (102)
Voices "breathed from the hollow pit": The 1 (16)
Book of Thel and Blake's Inquiry into the
Origin of the Idea of Death
ALAN BEWELL
The Impersonality of "Tintern Abbey" 17 (16)
J. R. DE J. JACKSON
Coleridge and Andrew Baxter: Physics and 33 (20)
Dreaming
JOHN BEER
A Conclusion Disconcluded: The Paradox of 53 (10)
Reading "The Triumph of Life"
KENKICHI KAMIJIMA
"Strange Truths in Undiscovered Lands": 63 (16)
Alastor and a New Eastern Geography
NAHOKO MIYAMOTO
Keats' Mysterious Tale 79 (24)
JONATHAN WORDSWORTH
PART TWO 103(132)
Chaucer's Knight's Tale and the Problem of 103(10)
Cultural Translatability
DEREK BREWER
The Nature of Satire 113(12)
IAN JACK
Industrial Designs: Form and Function in the 125(20)
"Condition-of-England" Novel
GRAHAM LAW
A Letter about Error 145(6)
ANN THWAITE
A Quartet with Nonsense Cats 151(8)
YASUNARI TAKAHASHI
Reflections of Dress in Henry James's The 159(16)
Wings of the Dove
CLAIR HUGHES
Obscure Rivalry: Thomas Hardy and Henry James 175(12)
in Early Career
MICHAEL MILLGATE
The Hysteria of the Modern Artist: J. M. 187(10)
Synge and Etude Morbide
GEORGE HUGHES
T. S. Eliot, Hamlet and Excess 197(12)
EARL MINER
A Poetics of the 1940s: The Case of David 209(14)
Gascoyne
HIROSHI IZUBUCHI
H. G. Wells, T. S. Eliot and William Golding: 223(12)
Some Connections
JOHN CAREY
HISAAKI YAMANOUCHI 235(10)
Remembering 1955 and 1985 in 1995 235(2)
ANTHONY THWAITE
To Celebrate the Retirement 237(4)
KENZABURO OE
Hisaaki in Cambridge 241(4)
CARMEN BLACKER
Select List of Publications in English by 245(2)
Hisaaki Yamanouchi
List of Subscribers 247