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Resource Guide:
Romanticism and The Arts

Selected Call Numbers

Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.

Topic Call Number
PaintingND 25-ND 3416
History of Painting ND49-ND813
History of Painting – Renaissance to 20th century ND 160 – 196
Arts in GeneralNX 454
History of the Arts NX 440-NX 632
Music History and Criticism by Period ML 162-ML 197
History of English literature -By period -Romanticism PR 457
History of English literature – Poetry – By period – Romanticism PR 590
Collections of English literature – By period – Romanticism PR 1139
Collections of English literature – Poetry – By period – Romanticism PR 1222
English literature – 1770/1800-1890/1900 – Individual authors PR 3991-5990

Selected Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Romanticism
  • Romanticism in Art
  • Romanticism in Literature
  • Romanticism in Music
  • Neoromanticism
  • Idealism in Art
  • Naturalism in Art
  • Realism in Art

Selected Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Encyclopedia of the Romantic Era, 1760-1850 Credo Reference
European romanticism : a brief history with documents PN 751 .B74 2008
A companion to European romanticism PN 603 .C65 2005
Inventing the individual : romanticism and the idea of individualism PN 603 .I53 2002
The romantic rebellion, romantic versus classic art N 6465 .R6 C55
Romanticism and realism : the mythology of nineteenth-century art NX 454.5 R6 .R67
Romantic re-vision : culture and consciousness in nineteenth-century American painting and literature REMOTE ND 210.5 .R6 W6
German romantic painting ND 567.5 .R6 V38
Living forms Romantics and the monumental figure e-Book
Music in the romantic period : an anthology with commentary MT 6.5 .M89
Music in the romantic era ML 196 .E3513
Romanticism N 6847.5 .R6 B769 2001
Beethoven after Napoleon political romanticism in the late works e-Book
Palestrina and the German romantic imagination interpreting historicism in nineteenth-century music e-Book
New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians REF ML 100 .N48

Selected Research Databases

Selected Journals and Magazines

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. YOu can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Romanticism
  • Romanticism on the Net
  • 19th Century Music

Selected Websites and Digital Archives

The following websites are librarian-evaluated to provide trustworthy information for your topic. They include digitized collections connected to your topic.