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History of Seventeenth-Century English Literature

by Thomas Corns

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Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English


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Blackwell History of Literature

The Physical Object
Number of Pages480
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7610298M
ISBN 100631221697
ISBN 109780631221692

The early seventeenth century is considered the era of early modern English. Although contemporary audiences may consider the language of Shakespeare and the King James Bible quite different from 21st-century English, comparing the English of the seventeenth century with Chaucer’s Middle English reveals a vocabulary and a grammar familiar to. This book is a full-scale history of early modern English literature, offering perspectives on English literature produced in Britain between the Reformation and the Restoration. While providing the general coverage and specific information expected of a major history, its twenty-six chapters address recent methodological and interpretive developments in English literary studies.3/5(2).

Pepys, Evelyn, and Seventeenth -Century Autobiographical Writing Varieties of Religious Writing in the Restoration Period Private Histories and Public History: Aubrey, Sprat, and Clarendon The Poetry of the Restoration Period: Rochester and Dryden Women’s Writing a nd Women Writing in the Restoration Period ‘Restoration’ Drama 5.   Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. English Literature In The Earlier Seventeenth Century English Literature In The Earlier Seventeenth Century by Bush Douglas. Publication date .   The 17th century is a period, which many English historians and literary scholars prefer to any other. During most of it England had her own course both in her political and literary life. After Queen Elizabeth's death James VI of Scotland became King James I of England in J Like Elizabeth he tried to rule without parliament as much as possible.

The seventeenth century gave us the first published poems from America, the elaborate conceits and scientific flavour of metaphysical poetry, some classic English epic poems, and the birth of the new, orderly, ‘neoclassical’ poetry that would continue into the following century. Below, we select ten of the most emblematic – [ ]. The term English literature means literature written in the English language.. English literature began in Old English with the epic poem Beowulf, which dates from sometime between the 8th to the 11th is not written in language people can understand today, but there are several good translations into modern English. Sutherland, James ENGLISH LITERATURE OF THE LATE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY Oxford History of English Literature, Vol. VI 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover New York Oxford University Press Very Good in a Very Good- price clipped dust jacket. Minor edgewear to jacket. All corners of flaps are Rating: % positive.


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SyntaxTextGen not activatedA History of Seventeenth-Century English Literature is the English written work of Corns. The book is pdf in Humanities, Literature. Author: Corns Book Name: A History of Seventeenth-Century English Literature eBook ISBN: Book Edition: 1st Edition Main Category: Humanities Special Area: Literature UBCM: UBCM Special Product: Online .English Literature in the Earlier Seventeenth Century, by Douglas Bush, c / V.

English Literature in the Early Eighteenth Century, by Bonamy Dobree, c All volumes include their dust-jackets.The Oxford History of English Literature book ebook by multiple authors includes books Middle English Literature,Chaucer and Fifteenth-Century Verse and Prose, The English Drama (Oxford History of English Literature (New Version)), and several more.