Faith and doubt : religion and secularization in literature from Wordsworth to Larkin (Book, 1997) [WorldCat.org]
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Faith and doubt : religion and secularization in literature from Wordsworth to Larkin

Author: Raymond Laurence Brett
Publisher: Cambridge : James Clarke, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This major new work from a leading authority touches on issues that are increasingly pertinent to the world today. Pairing great writers from each generation who typify the contrasts and concerns of their age, Professor Brett explores the complex interplay between faith and doubt in English literature since the Enlightenment. Not confining himself to a biographical and historical approach, he deploys his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raymond Laurence Brett
ISBN: 0227679415 9780227679418
OCLC Number: 504722458
Description: 261 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: I. Wordsworth and Coleridge --
II. Carlyle and Arnold --
III. George Eliot and Dickens --
IV. Tennyson and Browning --
V. Yeats and Eliot --
VI. Auden and Larkin.
Responsibility: R.L. Brett.

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Shedding new light on often neglected areas, this study of the leading literary figures of the 19th and 20th centuries explores the complex interplay between faith and doubt in English literature  Read more...

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