In Herman Melville's Moby Dickthe white whale is an albinos and there is an opposition between nature and man captain Ahab showing the irreducible forces of nature.
As modernization continued unchecked, a more earthy kind of literature was demanded, and the Romantics simply did not fit that bill.
The purpose of blank verse was to heighten conversational speech to the level of austere beauty. In England, Romanticism had its greatest influence from the end of the eighteenth century up through about The dualism is a cosmic matter between calm and quietness, storm and passion.
Many great poets and novelists of the twentieth century cite the Romantics as their greatest inspirational voices. Some small number of enclosures had been going on since the 12th century, especially in the north and west of England, but it became much more common in the 's, and in the next century Parliament passed the General Enclosure Act of and the Enclosure Act ofmaking enclosures of certain lands possible throughout England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland.
He gave a sense of history with accurate details and characters' destinies influenced by historical faces.
There is the sense of not fully understanding the world, of not getting the entire picture no matter how hard one tries. His theories exemplify the Romantic spirit in American letters at mid-century.
When there is beauty, it's always ephemeral.