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Wayside poems of the early eighteenth century

Edmund Charles Blunden

Wayside poems of the early eighteenth century

by Edmund Charles Blunden

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Published by Hong Kong University Press in [Hong Kong] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- 18th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementan anthology gathered by Edmund Blunden and Bernard Mellor.
    ContributionsMellor, Bernard, joint ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1215 .B55
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 159 p.
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5929485M
    LC Control Number64054686

    English literature - English literature - The 18th century: The expiry of the Licensing Act in halted state censorship of the press. During the next 20 years there were to be 10 general elections. These two factors combined to produce an enormous growth in the publication of political literature. Senior politicians, especially Robert Harley, saw the potential importance of the pamphleteer. American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century, Volume One: Freneau to Whitman Edited by John Hollander “Capacious, comprehensive, wide-ranging, and judiciously fair, the Library of America anthology presents the great body of American poetry in the century of the Louisiana Purchase, the Alamo, the Civil War, the expansion of the western frontier, the gilded age and the age of innocence.

    Find out more about the greatest 18th Century Poets, including Voltaire, William Blake, William Wordsworth, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and Samuel Johnson. William Wordsworth. 07 April , British. Poet. Voltaire. 21 November , French. Writer. William Blake. 28 November , British. Painter. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. So write, invigoratingly, Edmund Blunden and Bernard Mellor in their preface to Wayside Poems of the Early Eighteenth Century (Hong Kong University Press, ), an anthology too easily described as “out of the way.” The copyright page says “First printing 2, copies,” and we wonder if there was a second.

    Co-Winner, James Russell Lowell Prize, Modern Language Association This major study offers a broad view of the writing and careers of eighteenth-century women poets, casting new light on the ways in which poetry was read and enjoyed, on changing poetic tastes in British culture, and on the development of many major poetic genres and traditions. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.


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