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Modern English prose

by George Rice Carpenter

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Published by The Macmillan company, Macmillan & co., ltd. in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English prose literature -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected and ed. by George Rice Carpenter and William Tenney Brewster.
    ContributionsBrewster, W. T. 1869-1961.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1301 .C3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii p., 1 l., 481 p.
    Number of Pages481
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13535533M
    LC Control Number04002484
    OCLC/WorldCa1833919

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    The Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer: A New Modern English Prose Translation, Together with the Original Middle English Text of the General Prologue and the Nun's Priest's Tale R. M. Lumiansky, Doren Mark Van, and Lumiansky H. : Haldeen Braddy. English Summary provides free notes on Poetry, Prose, Fiction, Drama, Literary Theory and Criticism. Explore English Summary and start reading.

    The Poems of the Pearl Manuscript in Modern English Prose Translation Book Description: For students of Middle English, Andrew and Waldron’s The Poems of the Pearl Manuscript has been the key edition of the four Pearl poems (the best-known of which is Sir Gawain and the Green Knight) for 30 years. The history of literature in the Modern period in Europe begins with the Age of Enlightenment and the conclusion of the Baroque period in the 18th century, succeeding the Renaissance and Early Modern periods.. In the classical literary cultures outside of Europe, the Modern period begins later, in Ottoman Turkey with the Tanzimat reforms (s), in Qajar Iran under Nasser al-Din Shah (s.


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