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Author: Ian Scott-Kilvert; British Council.
Publisher: New York : Scribner, ©1979-©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This collection of critical essays covers writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the 14th century to the present day.
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Genre/Form: Bio-bibliography
Biography
Reference works
Biographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Ouvrages de référence
Biobibliographie
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
British writers.
New York : Scribner, ©1979-©1984
(OCoLC)657164352
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Scott-Kilvert; British Council.
ISBN: 0684157985 9780684157986 0684164078 9780684164076 0684164086 9780684164083 0684166356 9780684166353 0684166364 9780684166360 0684166372 9780684166377 0684166380 9780684166384 0684174170 9780684174174 9780684325002 0684325004 0684186128 9780684186122 0684192144 9780684192147 0684197146 9780684197142 0684806150 9780684806150 068480641X 9780684806419 068480655X 9780684806556 068431312X 9780684313122 0684312271 9780684312279 068431228X 9780684312286 0684804964 9780684804965
OCLC Number: 4493968
Description: 7 volumes ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1. William Langland to the English Bible. --
v. 2. Thomas Middleton to George Farquhar. --
v. 3. Daniel Defoe to the Gothic novel. --
v. 4 William Wordsworth to Robert Browning. --
v. 5. Elizabeth Gaskell to Francis Thompson. --
v. 6. Thomas Hardy to Wilfred Owen. --
v. 7. Sean O'Casey to poets of World War II. v. 1. William Langland / Nevill Coghill --
Geoffrey Chaucer / Nevill Coghill --
John Gower / Derek Pearsall --
John Lydgate / Derek Pearsall --
Sir Thomas Malory / M.C. Bradbrook --
John Skelton / Peter Green --
Sir Thomas Wyatt / Sergio Baldi --
Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey / A.S.G. Edwards --
Edmund Spenser / Alastair Fowler --
Sir Walter Ralegh / Agnes M.C. Latham --
Sir Philip Sidney / Kenneth Muir --
Richard Hooker / Arthur Pollard --
John Lyly and George Peele / G.K. Hunter --
Thomas Kyd and Early Elizabethan Tragedy / Philip Edwards --
George Chapman / M.C. Bradbrook --
Francis Bacon / Brian Vickers --
Christopher Marlowe / Philip Henderson --
William Shakespeare / Stanley Wells --
Ben Jonson / J.B. Bamborough --
John Donne / Frank Kermode --
The English Bible / Donald Coggan. v. 2. Thomas Middleton / J.R. Mulryne --
John Marston and Cyril Tourneur / R.A. Foakes --
Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher / Ian Fletcher --
John Webster / Ian Scott-Kilvert --
John Ford / Clifford Leech --
Robert Herrick / John Press --
George Herbert / T.S. Eliot --
Izaak Walton / Margaret Bottrall --
Sir Thomas Browne / Peter Green --
John Milton / E.M.W. Tillyard --
Four Metaphysical Poets / Margaret Willy --
Andrew Marvell / John Press --
The Cavalier Poets / Robin Skelton --
John Bunyon / Henri A. Talon --
The Restoration Court Poets / Vivian de Sola Pinto --
John Evelyn and Samuel Pepys / Margaret Willy --
John Dryden / Bonamy Dobree --
William Wycherley / P.F. Vernon --
Sir John Vanbrugh / Bernard Harris --
William Congreve / Bonamy Dobree --
George Farquhar / A.J. Farmer. v. 3. Daniel Defoe / James Sutherland --
Jonathan Swift / A. Norman Jeffares --
Sir Richard Steele and Joseph Addison / A.R. Humphreys --
John Gay / Oliver Warner --
Alexander Pope / Ian Jack --
Samuel Richardson / R.F. Brissenden --
Henry Fielding / John Butt --
Samuel Johnson / S.C. Roberts --
Laurence Sterne / D.W. Jefferson --
Thomas Gray / R.W. Ketton-Cremer --
Tobias Smollett / Laurence Brander --
William Collins / Oswald Doughty --
Oliver Goldsmith / A. Norman Jeffares --
Edmund Burke / T.E. Utley --
William Cowper / Norman Nicholson --
Edward Gibbon / C.V. Wedgwood --
James Boswell / P.A.W. Collins --
Richard Brinsley Sheridan / Arnold Hare --
George Crabbe / R.L. Brett --
William Blake / J.B. Beer --
Robert Burns / David Daiches --
The Gothic Novel / Brendan Hennessy. v. 4. William Wordsworth / J.R. Watson --
Sir Walter Scott / Ian Jack --
Samuel Taylor Coleridge / R.L. Brett --
Robert Southey / Geoffrey Carnall --
Charles Lamb / Edmund Blunden --
Walter Savage Landor / G. Rostrevor Hamilton --
Jane Austen / Brian Southam --
William Hazlitt / R.L. Brett --
Thomas De Quincey / Hugh Sykes Davies --
Thomas Love Peacock / J.I.M. Stewart --
George Gordon, Lord Byron / Malcolm Kelsall --
Percy Bysshe Shelley / G.M. Matthews --
John Keats / Miriam Allott --
Thomas Carlyle / Ian Campbell --
Thomas Hood / Laurence Brander --
Thomas Babington Macaulay / Kenneth Young --
Benjamin Disraeli / Paul Blomfield --
Elizabeth Barrett Browning / Alethea Hayter --
Alfred Tennyson / Brian Southam --
Edward Fitzgerald / Joanna Richardson --
Robert Browning / Philip Drew. v. 5. Elizabeth Gaskell / Miriam Allott --
William Makepeace Thackeray / John Carey --
Charles Dickens / Barbara Hardy --
Edward Lear / Joanna Richardson --
Anthony Trollope / Hugh Sykes Davies --
The Brontes / Winifred Gerin --
Arthur Hugh Clough / Isobel Armstrong --
John Ruskin / Peter Quennell --
George Eliot / Lettice Cooper --
Matthew Arnold / Kenneth Allott --
George Meredith / Phyllis Bartlett --
Dante Gabriel Rossetti / Oswald Doughty --
Christina Rossetti / Georgina Battiscombe --
Lewis Carroll / Derek Hudson --
Leslie Stephen / Phyllis Grosskurth --
William Morris / Philip Henderson --
Algernon Charles Swinburne / Ian Fletcher --
Walter Horatio Pater / Ian Fletcher --
Gerard Manley Hopkins / Graham Storey --
Robert Louis Stevenson / G.B. Stern --
Oscar Wilde / John Stokes --
George Gissing / A.C. Ward --
Francis Thompson / Peter Butter. v. 6. Thomas Hardy / C. Day Lewis and R.A. Scott-James --
Henry James / Tony Tanner --
Robert Bridges / John Sparrow --
George Moore / A. Norman Jeffares --
George Bernard Shaw / Margery M. Morgan --
Joseph Conrad / C.B. Cox --
A.E. Housman / Ian Scott-Kilvert --
Rudyard Kipling / A.G. Sandison --
William Butler Yeats / G.S. Fraser --
H.G. Wells / Kenneth Young --
Arnold Bennett / Kenneth Young --
John Galsworthy / Margery M. Morgan --
Norman Douglas / Ian Greenless --
J.M. Synge and Lady Gregory / Elizabeth Coxhead --
Ford Madox Ford / Kenneth Young --
G.K. Chesterton / Christopher Hollis --
Winston Churchill / John Connell --
W. Somerset Maugham / Anthony Curtis --
G.M. Trevelyan / J.H. Plumb --
E.M. Forster / Philip Gardner --
Poets of World War I / John Press --
Wilfred Owen / Dominic Hibberd. v. 7. Sean O'Casey / William A. Armstrong --
Virginia Woolf / Bernard Blackstone --
James Joyce / J.I.M. Stewart --
Ivy Compton-Burnett / R. Glynn Grylls --
Wyndham Lewis / E.W.F. Tomlin --
D.H. Lawrence / Alastair Niven --
Edith Sitwell / John Lehmann --
T.S. Eliot / M.C. Bradbrook --
Katherine Mansfield / Ian A. Gordon --
Joyce Cary / Walter Allen --
Aldous Huxley / Jocelyn Brooke --
J.B. Priestley / Kenneth Young --
F.R. Leavis / Edward Greenwood --
Robert Graves / Martin Seymour-Smith --
George Orwell / Tom Hopkinson --
Evelyn Waugh / William Myers --
Christopher Isherwood / Francis King --
C.P. Snow / William Cooper --
Anthony Powell / Bernard Bergonzi --
John Betjeman / John Press --
W.H. Auden / Richard Hoggart --
Louis MacNeice / John Press --
Poets of World War II / John Press --
v. 8. Index.
Responsibility: edited under the auspices of the British Council, Ian Scott-Kilvert, general editor.

Abstract:

This collection of critical essays covers writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the 14th century to the present day.

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