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The voice of England : a history of English literature

Author: Charles Grosvenor Osgood; Willard Thorp
Publisher: New York : Harper & Brothers, ©1935.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Grosvenor Osgood; Willard Thorp
OCLC Number: 349014
Notes: "[The author has] inclined to the biographical part of literature"--Preface.
Description: xiii, 627 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Hero and saint. Northumbria. Cædmon ; Early components ; Irish Christianity ; Roman Christianity ; Beowulf ; Conventions of Old English poetry ; Widsith ; The wanderer ; The seafarer ; The ruin ; Genesis A ; Exodus ; Bede ; Alcuin ; Cynewulf ; Guthlac ; Phoenix ; Andreas ; Riddles and charms --
Wessex. Alfred ; Asser ; Genesis B ; Ælfric ; Wulfstan ; Old English Bible ; Anglo-Saxon chronicle ; Battle of Brunanburh ; Battle of Maldon. Knight and cleric. Reconstruction. Chivalry ; Language ; New metres ; Latin and French literature ; Ancren Riwle ; Bestiary ; Owl and nightingale ; Layamon ; Orm ; King Horn ; Havelok ; Romances ; Middle English song --
Renaissance of the fourteenth century. Manning of Bourne ; Rolle of Hampole ; Wyclif ; "Langland" ; The Gawain poet --
Chaucer --
Decline. Gower ; The fifteenth century ; Lydgate ; Occleve ; James I of Scotland ; Dunbar ; Malory --
Biographers and prophets. Macaulay ; Carlyle ; Newman --
Dickens and Thackeray --
Tennyson and the Brownings --
Place aux dames. The Brontës ; Mrs. Gaskell ; George Eliot --
Manners, morals, and the arts. Ruskin ; Trollope ; Arnold --
The pre-Raphaelite. Dante and Christina Rossetti ; Morris ; Swinburne --
Late Victorians. Meredith ; Hardy ; Stevenson --
With many voices. List of books / by Willard Thorp.
Responsibility: by Charles Grosvenor Osgood.

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