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A handbook of English literature

A handbook of English literature

Author: Austin Dobson; William Hall Griffin
Publisher: London : Crosby Lockwood and Son, [1897?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New ed.View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Austin Dobson; William Hall Griffin
OCLC Number: 79036179
Notes: "This Manual was first issued in 1874 as one of a series intended primarily to assist candidates in preparing for the Civil Service examinations"--"Preface."
Description: xv, 384 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: Appendix A. Extracts illustrative of the progress of the language previous to 1600 --
B. The 'Canterbury tales' --
C. The plays of Shakespeare --
D. 'Paradise lost' and 'Paradise regained' --
E.A brief dictionary of deceased minor authors, &c., giving the dates of their births and deaths, the reigns in which they wrote, and the titles of some of their chief works (p. [306]-364) --
General index.
Other Titles: Civil Service handbook of English literature.
Responsibility: originally compiled by Austin Dobson.


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