1 edition of An introduction to the English classics found in the catalog.
An introduction to the English classics
William P. Trent
|Statement||by William P. Trent, Charles L. Hanson, William T. Brewster|
|Contributions||Hanson, Charles Lane, 1870-, Brewster, W. T. (William Tenney), 1869-1961|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 302 p.|
|Number of Pages||302|
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An introduction to the English classics, Contributor Names Trent, William Peterfield, Hanson, Charles Lane, [from old catalog] joint author. Brewster, William Tenney, [from old catalog] joint author. Created / Published. This book seems like an excellent introduction to the history of English-language development.
I would caution anyone who is considering this book to evaluate how technical a work they wish to read. If the annswer is 'not very' or even 'moderately,' I'd advise them to keep clear of Barber's by: Classics or classical studies is the study of classical antiquity, and in Western culture traditionally refers to the study of Classical Greek and Roman literature in their original languages of Ancient Greek and Latin, may also include Greco-Roman philosophy, history, and archaeology as secondary subjects.
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Oh, there are hundreds of books which are considered Classics in English Literature. Here are a few examples: 1. The Lord of the Rings - J.R.R. Tolkien 2. Don Quixote - Miguel de Cervantes 3. Catch - Joseph Heller 4.
A Tale of Two Cities - Char. A classic is a book accepted as being exemplary or noteworthy, for example through an imprimatur such as being listed in a list of great books, or through a reader's personal gh the term is often associated with the Western canon, it can be applied to works of literature from all traditions, such as the Chinese classics or the Indian Vedas.
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Project Gutenberg: This famous site has o free books online. Thanks for the A2A. This is such a difficult question. It's especially difficult if we think of "English literature" as all literature written in English -- all Anglophone literature -- rather than all English (nationality -- i.e., British) litera.
The tale of Beren and Lúthien was, or became, an essential element in the evolution of The Silmarillion, the myths and legends of the First Age of the World conceived by J.R.R. Tolkien. Essential to the story is the fate that shadowed the love of Beren and Lúthien: for Beren was a mortal man, but Lúthien was an immortal Elf.
Her father, in deep opposition to Beren, imposed on him an. Each book includes an essay on the theatrical world of Shakespeare’s time, an introduction to the individual play, and a detailed note on the text used.
Updated by general editors Stephen Orgel and A. R. Braunmuller, these easy-to-read editions incorporate over thirty years of Shakespeare scholarship undertaken since the original series.The Five Classics (五經; Wǔjīng) are five pre-Qin Chinese books that form part of the traditional Confucian canon.
Several of the texts were already prominent by the Warring States period. Mencius, the leading Confucian scholar of the time, regarded the Spring and Autumn Annals as being equally important as the semi-legendary chronicles Simplified Chinese: 四书五经.The classics.
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