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A Short History of Modern English Literature

by Edmund Gosse

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: History & Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • British Isles,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages424
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8461733M
    ISBN 101417937084
    ISBN 109781417937080
    OCLC/WorldCa189314182

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    The story of English literature begins with the Germanic tradition of the Anglo-Saxon settlers. Beowulf stands at its head. This epic poem of the 8th century is in Anglo-Saxon, now more usually described as Old English. It is incomprehensible to a reader familiar only with modern English. A brief history of English literature. Introduction. This study guide is intended for GCE Advanced and Advanced Supplementary (A2 and AS) level students in the UK, who are taking exams or modules in English literature.

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Sep 15,  · A short history of english literature 1. A SHORT HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE 2. THE ANGLO-SAXON PERIOD (THE EARLIEST TIME – ) Social Background: the making of England; the invasion of Roman Empire in the 4th AD; the attacks of Vikings etc. Literature: Beowulf, the earliest literature, the national epic of the Anglo-Saxon,one of the striking features- the use of.

A Short History of English Literature Chapter I. The Anglo-Saxon Period (the earliest time) 1. Social background: the making of England; the invasion of Roman Empire in 4th AD ; the attacks of Danish Vikings, etc 2.

Literature: Beowulf, the earliest literature, the national epic of the Anglo-Saxon, one of. The history of literature is the historical development of writings in prose or poetry that attempt to provide entertainment, enlightenment, or instruction to the reader/listener/observer, as well as the development of the literary techniques used in the communication of these pieces.

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In the classical literary cultures outside of Europe, the Modern period begins later, in Ottoman Turkey with the Tanzimat reforms (s), in Qajar Iran under Nasser al-Din Shah (s.

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