We strive to deliver the best value to our customers and ensure complete satisfaction for all our textbook rentals.
You can return your online books for any reason within our refund period – no questions asked.
Every order is available for express shipping, and return shipping is always free.
You'll be happy with the quality of your books (or we'll ship you another one on our dime).
You can extend your rental at any time – at the same cheap daily rental rate.
If you decide to keep the book it will never cost more than the purchase price.
As always, you have access to over 5 million titles. Plus, you can choose from 5 rental periods, so you only pay for what you’ll use. And if you ever run into trouble, our top-notch U.S. based Customer Service team is ready to help by email, chat or phone.
Contents: Acknowledgments. Illustrations. Frederick BURWICK: Verbal and Visual Modes of Imagination. PART I - IMAGINATION. Jürgen KLEIN: Genius, Ingenium, Imagination: Aesthetic Theories of Production from the Renaissance to Romanticism. Werner HOFMANN: "The Dark Total Idea" Schiller on the Creative Process. Horst MELLER: The Parricidal Imagination:...
Contents: Acknowledgments. Illustrations. Frederick BURWICK: Verbal and Visual Modes of Imagination. PART I - IMAGINATION. Jürgen KLEIN: Genius, Ingenium, Imagination: Aesthetic Theories of Production from the Renaissance to Romanticism. Werner HOFMANN: "The Dark Total Idea" Schiller on the Creative Process. Horst MELLER: The Parricidal Imagination: Schiller, Blake, Fuseli and the Romantic Revolt against the Father. Gabriele ROMMEL: Imagionation in the Transcendental Poetics of Novalis. PART II - THE SISTER ARTS. Frederick BURWICK: Blake's Laocoön and Job: or, On the Boundaries of Painting and Poetry. Roswitha BURWICK: Physiology of Perception: Achim von Arnim's Practical and Historical Aesthetics. Wilhelmina L. HOTCHKISS: Grounds for Change: Wordsworth, Constable and the Uses of Place. Norma S. DAVIS: Poet and Painter: Beaumont's Illustrations in the Poetry of William Wordsworth. J. DRUMMOND BONE: Turner and Shelley: The Sense of a Comparison. PART III - THE SUBLIME AND THE PICTURESQUE. Anne K. MELLOR: Immortality or Monstrosity? Reflections on the Sublime in Romantic Literature and Art. Hans-Ulrich MOHR: The Picturesque: A Key Concept of the Eighteenth Century. Lilian R. FURST: In Other Voices: Wackenroder's Herzensergießungen and the Creation of a Romantic Mythology. PART IV - EKPHRASIS. James A.W. HEFFERNAN: Byron and Sculpture. Wolf Z. HIRST: How Dreams Become Poems: Keats's Imagined Sculpture and Re-Vision of Epic. Grant F. SCOTT: Shelley, Medusa, and the Perils of Ekphrasis. PART V - MODE, MANNER, STYLE. Barbara Maria STAFFORD: Bare versus Prismatic Style: Newton, Piranesi and Eighteenth-Century Theories of Abstraction in Art and Science. Gerald FINLEY: Pigment into Light: Turner, and Goethe's "Theory of Colours". Murray ROSTON: The Contemplative Mode. Karl KROEBER: The Clarity of the Mysterious and the Obscurity of the Familiar: Friedrich and Turner. Jörg TRAEGER: "... As if one's Eyelids had been Cut Away": Imagination in Turner, Friedrich, and David. Index.
Since launching the first textbook rental site in 2006, BookRenter has never wavered from our mission to make education more affordable for all students. Every day, we focus on delivering students the best prices, the most flexible options, and the best service on earth. On March 13, 2012 BookRenter.com, Inc. formally changed its name to Rafter, Inc. We are still the same company and the same people, only our corporate name has changed.