The Originality Paradox: Review of Samantha C. Harvey's Transatlantic Transcendentalism: Coleridge, Emerson, and Nature---Patrick J. Keane | Numéro Cinq
Transatlantic Transcendentalism is a richly-informed and luminously intelligent exploration of this complex but crucial subject. Thorough yet concise, dense yet lucid, it reflects an impressive knowledge of the primary and secondary texts, yet relentlessly focuses on what the author designates “the Romantic triad.” This distinguishable yet integrated trinity of Nature, Spirit, and Humanity preoccupied Romantics on both sides of the ocean.