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The story of the world's literature

Author: John Albert Macy
Publisher: N.Y., Liveright [©1950]
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Macy, John Albert, 1877-1932.
Story of the world's literature.
N.Y., Liveright [©1950]
(OCoLC)573433301
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Albert Macy
OCLC Number: 3449793
Description: xix, 615 pages illustrations, portraits 23 cm
Contents: Part 1: Ancient world: Making of books --
Beginnings of literature --
Mysterious East --
Jewish literature --
Greek history and historians --
Greek history and historians --
Greek epic poetry --
Greek lyric poetry --
Greek drama --
Greek philosophy, oratory and other prose --
Roman history and historians --
Latin epic poetry --
Latin dramatic, philosophic, and lyric poetry --
Latin prose --
Part 2: Middle Ages: Germanic, Celtic, and romance origins --
Medieval French literature --
Early German and Scandinavian literature --
Part 3: Modern literature before the nineteenth century --
Italian renaissance --
French prose before the nineteenth century --
French poetry and drama before the nineteenth century --
Modern German before the classical period --
Spanish and Portuguese literature before the nineteenth century --
English literature before the Age of Elizabeth --
Age of Elizabeth: Literature other than dramatic --
Elizabethan drama before Shakespeare --
Shakespeare --
Other Elizabethan and Jacobean dramatists --
English lyric poetry of the seventeenth century --
Milton --
English prose of the seventeenth century --
English literature of the restoration --
English prose of the seventeenth century --
English literature of the restoration --
English prose of the eighteenth century --
English poetry of the eighteenth century --
Part 4: Nineteenth century and today: Romantic revival in English literature: poetry --
English novels of the nineteenth century --
English essayists and philosophers of the nineteenth century --
Victorian poetry --
French prose of the nineteenth century --
French poetry of the nineteenth century --
Classical period of German literature --
German literature since Goethe --
Russian literature of the nineteenth century --
Italian literature since the Renaissance --
Modern Spanish literature --
Dutch and Flemish literature --
Scandinavian literature --
American fiction --
American essays and history --
American poetry.
Responsibility: by John Macy ; illustrated by Onorio Ruotolo.

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