British Literature 1640-1789: An Anthology (Blackwell by Robert DeMaria

By Robert DeMaria

Spanning the interval from the British Civil conflict to the French Revolution, the fourth version of this winning anthology raises its assurance of canonical writings, performs, and of the advance of British Literature within the American colonies.

  • A completely up-to-date re-creation of this well known anthology which focuses firmly at the eighteenth century with no neglecting the 17th century
  • Contains new texts together with the play Rover by means of Aphra Behn, and Beggars' Opera by way of John homosexual; elevated canonical works, together with works through Dryden, Pope, and Johnson; and old contextual materials, with particualr awareness to the Americas
  • Features up-to-date introductions all through, taking into acccount fresh serious works and editions
  • Includes invaluable assets similar to another checklist of contents by way of subject matter, and a chronolgy of literary and political occasions, supplying important historic and cultural context

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