Fb2 Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800 ePub
by James E. Person
|Category:||History and Criticism|
|Author:||James E. Person|
|Publisher:||Gale Research Inc (July 21, 1995)|
|Fb2 eBook:||1235 kb|
|ePub eBook:||1165 kb|
|Digital formats:||rtf doc mbr mobi|
Description based on print version record. Presents literary criticism on the works of writers of the period 1400-1800.
Description based on print version record. Criticism includes early views from the author's lifetime as well as later views, including extensive collections of contemporary analysis.
Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800. by James E. Person, Shannon J. Young, James P. Draper. A series of criticisms covering all major authors within the period. Select Format: Hardcover.
Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800: Excerpts from Criticism. Volume 15. Person, Dennis Poupard, Mark Scott.
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Start by marking Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800, Volume 16 as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. This volume features entries on Samuel Butler, Olaudah Equiano, Desiderius Erasmus, Ulrich v l on Hutten, Justus Lipsius and James Thomson.
In his book-length essay on Hawthorne, James also spent a lot of time marveling at how devoid this author's life was of.Also, we realize, James possessed a point of view, tailor-made for the vocation of literary criticism
In his book-length essay on Hawthorne, James also spent a lot of time marveling at how devoid this author's life was of ''social accidents'' and ''literary incident. He discussed the narrowness of Hawthorne's life, spent nearly entirely in small New England towns; the unsophisticated appeal of his work, and the ways in which his innocent, yet self-conscious, temperament typified the native genius. Also, we realize, James possessed a point of view, tailor-made for the vocation of literary criticism. The critic's life, he wrote in one essay, ''is heroic, for it is immensely vicarious. He has to understand for others.
Literary criticism (or literary studies) is the study, evaluation, and interpretation of literature. Modern literary criticism is often influenced by literary theory, which is the philosophical discussion of literature's goals and methods. Though the two activities are closely related, literary critics are not always, and have not always been, theorists.
Each print volume in this long-standing series profiles approximately 4-8 of the greatest writers and thinkers of the late Middle Ages, Renaissance and Restoration periods by providing full-text or excerpted criticism taken from books, magazines, literary reviews, newspapers and scholarly journals. Among those profiled in this volume are:Pierre CorneilleAlaine-Rene LesageMoliereJean Racine