English literature in the early eighteenth century, 1700-1740


Format:
Book


Secondary title:
Oxford history of English literature,; 7; Variation: Oxford history of English literature ;; 7.


Author(s):
DobrÈe, Bonamy


Keyword(s):
English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism. Letterkunde. Engels.


Year:
1959; [1976 reprint]


Pages:
701 p. 23 cm.


Publisher:
Clarendon Press


Publisher location:
Oxford


Accession number:
349895


Label:
Box 137


Notes:
The background : Social ; The ethos -- Defoe to 1710 -- Swift to 1709 -- Essayists and controversialists : Steele ; Swift, Defoe, Arbuthnot ; Addison -- Poetry : Introductory ; Some forms ; Some poets -- Pope to 1725 -- The drama -- The philosophers -- Critics and aestheticians -- Letters, memoirs, travel; historians and antiquaries -- Defoe, 1715-1731 : The miscellaneous writer ; Defoe and the novel -- Swift, 1715-2745 : The Irish patriot ; Gulliver's Travels ; The final phase: poetry -- Poetry, 1720-1740 : Thomson ; Scientific verse ; Various trends -- Pope, 1725-1744. Bibliography: p. [586]-696./ Also issued online. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: PR445; Dewey: 820.903


ISBN:
National Library: 000955518 LCCN: 60-95


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