The Longman Anthology of British Literature, Volume 1A PDF ePub eBook

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The Longman Anthology of British Literature, Volume 1A free pdf The Fourth Edition of The Longman Anthology of British Literature continues its tradition of presenting works in the historical context in which they were written. This fresh approach includes writers from the British Isles, underrepresented female authors, "Perspectives" sectionsthatshed light on the period as a whole and link with immediately surrounding works to help illuminate a theme, "And Its Time" clusters that illuminate a specific cultural moment or a debate to which an author is responding, and "Responses" in which later authors respond to one or more texts from earlier works. New to Volume 1A is the inclusion of new Penguin Classics translations of "Beowulf "by Michael Alexander and "Sir Gawain and theGreen Knight "by Brian Stone and the major classic work "The Tain. "

About Christopher Baswell

David Damrosch is Professor of Comparative Literature at Harvard University. He is a past president of the American Comparative Literature Association, and has written widely on world literature from antiquity to the present. His books include "What Is World Literature?" (2003), " The Buried Book: The Loss and Rediscovery of the Great Epic of Gilgamesh" (2007), and "How to Read World Literature" (2009). He is the founding general editor of the six-volume" Longman Anthology of World Literature, 2/e" (2009) and the editor of "Teaching World Literature" (2009). Kevin J. H. Dettmar is W. M. Keck Professor and Chair, Department of English, at Pomona College, and Past President of the Modernist Studies Association. He is the author of "The Illicit Joyce of Postmodernism" and "Is Rock Dead?," and the editor of "Rereading the New: A Backward Glance at Modernism- Marketing Modernisms: Self-Promotion, Canonization, and Rereading- Reading Rock

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Author : Christopher Baswell
Publisher : Longman Publishing Group
Data Published : 01 July 2009
ISBN : 0205655300
EAN : 9780205655304
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 624 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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