Representations of the Devil in Nineteenth-Century Literature Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)


Butler, Marilyn. “Romantic Manichaeism: Shelley's ‘On the Devil, and Devils’ and Byron's Mythological Dramas.” In The Sun Is God: Painting, Literature and Mythology in the Nineteenth Century, edited by J. B. Bullen, pp. 13-37. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1989.

Analyzes the religious and mythological claims of the two nineteenth-century poets, Lord Byron and Percy Bysshe Shelley, most frequently associated with Satanism in the popular mind.

de Montluzin, Emily Lorraine. “Southey's ‘Satanic School’ Remarks: An Old Charge for a New Offender.” In Keats-Shelley Journal 21-22 (1972-73): 29-33.


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