By Henry A. Beers
First released in 1926, this name offers the nice creative and literary strategies of the Romantic stream in accordance with a frequently forgotten and unacknowledged definition of ‘Romanticism’, that is of specific relevance within the attention of the English Romantic spirit: pertaining to the fashion of the Christian and well known literature of the center Ages.
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