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The Oxford encyclopedia of British literature

The Oxford encyclopedia of British literature

Author: David Scott Kastan
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Volume 4: Modernism - Percy Bysshe Shelley.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Reference works
Ouvrages de référence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Oxford encyclopedia of British literature.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Scott Kastan
ISBN: 0195169212 9780195169218 9780195169218 0195307445 9780195307443
OCLC Number: 61453986
Language Note: English.
Awards: Winner of RUSA Best Reference Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2006 Booklist Editor's Choice 2006.
Description: 5 volumes : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1: Chronology; Abbey Theatre --
Caryl Churchill; v. 2: Colleye Cibber --
Harley lyrics; v. 3: Tony Harrison --
A Mirror for Magistrates; v. 4: Modernism --
Percy Bysshe Shelley; v. 5: Richard Brinsley Sheridan --
Benjamin Zephaniah; directory of contributors; index.
Other Titles: Encyclopedia of British literature
Responsibility: David Scott Kastan, editor in chief.
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The Encyclopedia covers the entire history of British and Irish literature from the seventh century to the present. It includes 500 biographies of authors, and essays on movements, genres, and  Read more...


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The editors of this five-volume encyclopedia chose a lofty aim: to provide readers with a history of British literature in English. They have surpassed that goal with this fine work. * Library Read more...

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