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A short history of English literature

A short history of English literature

Author: Robert Barnard
Publisher: Oxford Blackwell 1998
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2. ed., reprintedView all editions and formats

A survey of English literature which has been updated to include writers such as Caryl Churchill, Brian Friel, Martin Amis and Graham Swift. The book deals briefly with the earlier periods and more  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Barnard
ISBN: 0631190880 9780631190882
OCLC Number: 256943794
Notes: Previous edition: 1984
Description: VIII, 238 Seiten
Contents: 1. The Age of Chaucer. 2. Sixteenth-Century Poetry and Prose. 3. The Beginnings of Drama. 4. Shakespeare. 5. Stuart Drama. 6. Poetry - Donne to Milton. 7. The Restoration. 8. The Eighteenth Century. 9. The Rise of the Novel. 10. The Birth of Romanticism. 11. Romantics and Anti-Romantics. 12. The Early Victorian Novelists. 13. The Early Victorian Poets. 14. The Late Victorians. 15. The Birth of Modern Poetry. 16. The Birth of the Modern Novel. 17. Depression and War. 18. Twentieth-Century Drama. 19. From the 'Fifties to the Nineties'. Index.
Responsibility: by Robert Barnard


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