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A short history of English literature

Author: George Saintsbury
Publisher: New York, NY : Barnes & Noble Digital Library, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This 1921 volume carefully yet concisely traces the history of English Literature starting with "the beginnings"--That is, Beowulf . Strong goes on to discuss Chaucer, Shakespeare, the rise of the press, Wordsworth, and more, ending with a chapter on the Victorian novel.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: George Saintsbury
ISBN: 9781411456907 1411456904
OCLC Number: 828931580
Description: 1 online resource (420 pages)
Responsibility: George Saintsbury.

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This 1921 volume carefully yet concisely traces the history of English Literature starting with "the beginnings"--That is, Beowulf . Strong goes on to discuss Chaucer, Shakespeare, the rise of the press, Wordsworth, and more, ending with a chapter on the Victorian novel.

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