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English literature through the ages

Amy Gruse

English literature through the ages

Beowulf to Stevenson

by Amy Gruse

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Published by Harrap in London .
Written in English


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Statementby Amy Gruse.
The Physical Object
Pagination592p.
Number of Pages592
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Open LibraryOL19422709M

glimpse of almost every age of English literature. You will also know about the style of writing of the poets and authors that prevailed back then. History of English Literature Timeline Given below is the History of English Literature timeline. Old Literature () Anglo Saxon Norman Conquest (A landmark) Middle Ages ()File Size: 94KB. English literature 2 Geoffrey Chaucer There are three main categories of Middle English Literature: Religious, Courtly love, and Arthurian. William Langland's Piers Plowman is considered by many critics to be one of the early great works of English literature along with Chaucer's Canterbury Tales and Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (most likely by the Pearl Poet).

Chaucer, Canterbury Tales, Almost everyone familiar with Western literature has heard of The Canterbury Tales, and even read one or more of them in of the first major works written in English, Canterbury Tales tells the story of 30 different people from all walks of medieval society who are going on a religious pilgrimage together. Find books like The Norton Anthology of English Literature, Volume 1: The Middle Ages through the Restoration & the Eighteenth Century from the world’s l.

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English literature through the ages, Beowulf to Stevenson. [Amy Cruse] -- "Aims at telling the story of English literature through stories of individual books each representative of a particular period "--Preface.