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Encyclopedia of British Writers

16th, 17th, and 18th Centuries (Facts on File Library of World Literature)

by Alan Hager

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Published by Facts on File .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Reference works,
  • Literature (Young Adult),
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Language,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Reference,
  • General,
  • 18th century,
  • Authors, English,
  • Bio-bibliography,
  • Biography,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Early modern, 1500-1700,
  • English literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages782
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11359825M
    ISBN 100816051321
    ISBN 109780816051328

      The Continuum encyclopedia of British literature. An encyclopedia of British women writers. Encyclopedia of British writers. Encyclopedia of British writers, to the present. Encyclopedia of post-colonial literatures in English. A historical companion to postcolonial thought in English. Twenty-first-century "black" British writersAuthor: Winnie Shyam.   Encyclopaedia Britannica, the oldest English-language general encyclopedia. The Encyclopaedia Britannica was first published in , when it began to appear in Edinburgh. In an online version was launched, and numerous other products were also available, though the print set was discontinued in

    Henry Graham Greene OM CH (2 October – 3 April ), professionally known as Graham Greene, was an English novelist regarded by many as one of the leading English novelists of the 20th century. Combining literary acclaim with widespread popularity, Greene acquired a reputation early in his lifetime as a major writer, both of serious Catholic novels, and of thrillers (or "entertainments Genre: Literary fiction, thriller. This a category for British novels that have been adapted into films. Novels by authors who are British along with some other nationality (i.e. The Turn of the Screw by American-British author Henry James) should also be included here if they have been adapted to film. This category has the following 5 subcategories, out of 5 total.

    Summary. This comprehensive set is an ideal reference for the study of British literature's rich history. Consisting of two authoritative two-volume titles, it covers more than 1, major British writers—primarily dramatists, poets, essayists, and fiction writers—of the 16th through the 21st centuries, with an emphasis on those who are part of the high school curriculum. The following are lists of writers: 1 Lists by name. 2 Lists by century. 3 Lists of women writers and works. 4 Lists by genre. 5 Lists by ethnicity or nationality. 6.


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Encyclopedia of British Writers, 16th, 17th, and 18th Centuries, 2-Volume Set (Facts on File Library of World Literature) by Book Builders (Author), Alan Hager (Editor)Author: Book Builders. Encyclopedia of British Writers: 19th and 20th Centuries (Facts on File Library of World Literature) by Book Builders Llc (Author), Christine L.

Krueger (Editor), George Stade (Editor), Karen Karbiener Price: $ From Booklist. Updating Encyclopedia of British Writers: 19th and 20th Centuries () and complementing Encyclopedia of British Writers: 16th, 17th, and 18th Centuries (), this set treats more than authors.

Coverage encompasses a range of genres. Among the more than 60 authors who have been added are Margaret Atwood, Charles Babbage, Price: $ A four-volume set, this encyclopedia is a reference for the study of British literature's history from 16th to the 20th centuries.

A-to-Z volumes cover approximately 1, major British writers - primarily dramatists, poets, essayists, and fiction writers, with an emphasis on those who are part of the high school curriculum.5/5. Encyclopedia of British Writers, to the Present, Volume 2.

Profiles the finest British poets, novelists, playwrights, essayists, and other writers of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Encyclopedia of British Women's Writing th Edition by F. Hammill (Editor), A. Sponenberg (Series Editor), E.

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From Library Journal. As few readily available encyclopedias deal specifically with women writers of a single geographical local, this thoroughly revised edition of a publication fills a void. Encompassing over entries, it provides reader and researcher alike with a comprehensive guide to women writers of British origin Cited by:   Description The two-volume Encyclopedia of British Writers: 16th, 17th, and 18th Centuries provides essential, curriculum-based information on approximately major British writers - from William Shakespeare and John Milton to Jonathan Swift and Alexander Pope - who flourished in Britain between the 16th and the 18th centuries.4/5(1).

Encyclopedia of British Writers: 19th and 20th Centuries. Christine L. Krueger. Infobase Publishing, - Authors, English - pages. 0 Reviews. This concise encyclopedic reference profiles more than British poets. Preview this book. Buy Encyclopedia of British Writers: 16th, 17th, and 18th Centuries (Facts on File Library of World Literature) Set 1 by Alan Hager (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Hardcover. About this reference work The Encyclopedia of British Literature – presents a comprehensive overview of all aspects of the poetry, drama, fiction, and literary and cultural criticism produced from the Restoration of the English monarchy to the onset of the French Revolution.

Encyclopedia of British Writers: to the Present, Third Edition profiles hundreds of the finest British poets, novelists, playwrights, essayists, and other writers of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Entries include essential details about the author’s life and work and suggestions for further reading.

In five hundred substantial essays written by major scholars, the Encyclopedia of British Literature includes biographies of nearly four hundred individual authors and a hundred topical essays with detailed analyses of particular themes, movements, genres, and institutions whose impact upon the writing or the reading of literature was significant.

Writers from Ireland and nations of the British Commonwealth are also included. A valuable addition to any high school literature classroom or library, this comprehensive two-volume encyclopedia also features an author timeline, a general bibliography, and entries on key terms and movements of the century.3/5(1).

In five hundred substantial essays written by major scholars, the Encyclopedia of British Literature includes biographies of nearly four hundred individual authors and a hundred topical essays with Reviews: 1.

English literature, the body of written works produced in the English language by inhabitants of the British Isles (including Ireland) from the 7th century to the present day.

The major literatures written in English outside the British Isles are treated separately under American literature, Australian literature, Canadian literature, and New Zealand literature. Encyclopedia of British writers. [Christine L Krueger; George Stade; Karen Karbiener; Book Builders LLC.;] -- An A to Z presentation of English authors from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, providing information about major figures, key schools and genres, biographical information, author publications.

Revised edition of: Encyclopedia of British writers, 19th and 20th centuries. Description: 2 volumes ; 24 cm. Contents: v. 19th century --v.

20th century and beyond. Series Title: Facts on File library of world literature. Other Titles: Encyclopedia of British writers, 19th and 20th centuries. Responsibility. British literature is literature from the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Isle of Man, and the Channel article covers British literature in the English -Saxon (Old English) literature is included, and there is some discussion of Latin and Anglo-Norman literature, where literature in these languages relate to the early development of the.

Get this from a library. Encyclopedia of British writers, 19th and 20th centuries. [Christine L Krueger; Book Builders LLC.;] -- Alphabetically arranged entries offer cross-referenced information on nineteenth- and twentieth-century British writers, including biographical. Encyclopedia of British writers.

Volume 1 covers the English Renaissance, with entries on Shakespeare and other major Elizabethan writers such as Christopher Marlowe, Sir Philip Sidney, and more.Encycl"peuia of British Writers Iwritten and developed by Book Builders LLC].

p. cm. Illcludes hibliographical references and indexes. Con'ents: v. l. Encyclopedia of British Writers, 19th Century I edited by Christine L. Krueger-v. 2. En:yclopedia of British Writers, 20th Century I .American Reference Books Annual Encyclopedia of British Writers: to Present, Second Edition profiles almost of the finest British poets, novelists, playwrights, essayists, and other writers of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries.

All entries in this new edition of the award-winning encyclopedia have been fully updated and expanded.