"The well-dissembled mourner": lightning's (dis)course in the still lives of Thomson's "Celadon and Amelia"

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Stenke, Katarina;

This essay investigates the sources and intertexts of a famous narrative episode in James Thomson's popular long poem "The Seasons" (1746), namely the sentimental tale of "Celadon and Amelia." From its first publication onwards, this episode was repeatedly excerpted, il... View more
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