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English literature and its backgrounds

Bernard D. N. Grebanier

English literature and its backgrounds

from the Old English period through the twentieth century

by Bernard D. N. Grebanier

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Published by Dryden Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Bernard D. Grebanier [and others]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1109 .G753
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 1398 p.
    Number of Pages1398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6073626M
    LC Control Number50013841
    OCLC/WorldCa2069268

    This book is a collection of studies intended to supplement the labors of other scholars in the backgrounds of the English Romantic Movement considered particularly in its revolutionary aspects. No one of the writers who are dealt with in detail has ever been treated with the thoroughness he deserves from the point of view taken here. I am an active and avid reader. I would recommend the following books to a Student of English Literature for true and finer understanding and appreciation of the beauty of the English language and the construction of story plot and ideas. These gr. An introduction to the different areas of English studies including literature, writing studies, and linguistics and the ways in which they are studied. Introduction to Literature (CCN) Reading and discussion of representative examples of poetry, drama, and fiction, with emphasis on the use of common literary terminology.


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