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A guide to the greats in British literature!

Author: Brian Boone

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781440599712

Category: Literary Criticism

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"A crash course in English literature"--Cover.
2017 By Brian Boone

But too often, textbooks reduce this storied history to dry text that would put even a tenured professor to sleep. American Lit 101 is an engaging and comprehensive guide through the major players in American literature.

Author: Brianne Keith

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781440599699

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 264

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From poetry to fiction to essays, American Lit 101 leaves no page unturned! Edgar Allan Poe. Willa Cather. Henry David Thoreau. Mark Twain. The list of important American writers goes on and on. These voices played a vital role in shaping the scope of American literature, and the United States itself. But too often, textbooks reduce this storied history to dry text that would put even a tenured professor to sleep. American Lit 101 is an engaging and comprehensive guide through the major players in American literature. From colonialism to postmodernism and every literary movement in between, this primer is packed with hundreds of entertaining tidbits and concepts, along with easy-to-understand explanations on why each author's work was important then and still relevant now. So whether you're looking for a refresher course on key American literature or want to learn about it for the first time, American Lit 101 has all the answers--even the ones you didn't know you were looking for.
2017-01-01 By Brianne Keith

The first comprehensive collection of hands-on exercises that bring active learning to the literature classroom This is the first comprehensive collection of hands-on, active learning exercises for the college literature classroom, offering ...

Author: Diana Fuss

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 9780691157146

Category: Education

Page: 384

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The first comprehensive collection of hands-on exercises that bring active learning to the literature classroom This is the first comprehensive collection of hands-on, active learning exercises for the college literature classroom, offering ideas and inspiration for new and veteran teachers alike. These 101 surefire lesson plans present creative and interactive activities to get all your students talking and learning, from the first class to final review. Whether you are teaching majors or nonmajors, genres or periods, canonical or noncanonical literature, medieval verse or the graphic novel, this volume provides practical and flexible exercises for creating memorable learning experiences. Help students learn more and retain that knowledge longer by teaching them how to question, debate, annotate, imitate, write, draw, map, stage, or perform. These user-friendly exercises feature clear and concise step-by-step instructions, and each exercise is followed by helpful teaching tips and descriptions of the exercise in action. All encourage collaborative learning and many are adaptable to different class sizes or course levels. A collection of successful approaches for teaching fiction, poetry, and drama and their historical, cultural, and literary contexts, this indispensable book showcases the tried and true alongside the fresh and innovative. 101 creative classroom exercises for teaching literature Exercises contributed by experienced teachers at a wide range of colleges and universities Step-by-step instructions and teaching tips for each exercise Extensive introduction on the benefits of bringing active learning to the literature classroom Cross-references for finding further exercises and to aid course planning Index of literary authors, works, and related topics
2015-11-03 By Diana Fuss

The Puritan poets had set the stage, becoming the first published poets in the New World, but their subject matter was English. The colonists were beginning to yearn for their own, “American” literature that expressed the new America ...

Author: Brianne Keith

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781440599682

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 256

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"A crash course in American literature"--Cover.
2017 By Brianne Keith

Provides, in a single volume, a comprehensive beginner's guide to the literature of the British Isles from the Anglo-Saxon period to the present day.

Author: Andrew Sanders

Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN: 0198711573

Category: Literary Criticism

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Provides, in a single volume, a comprehensive beginner's guide to the literature of the British Isles from the Anglo-Saxon period to the present day.
1996 By Andrew Sanders

... but afterwards abandoned the medical profession for a literary career , and fixed his residence in London , where he took a prominent interest in literature and politics . ... 1769-1772 . These “ Letters , English Literature , 101.

Author: Wm. George Larkins

Publisher:

ISBN: KBNL:KBNL03000111718

Category: Authors, English

Page: 184

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A Manual Embracing the Great Epochs of English Literature, from the English Conquest of Britain, 449, to the Death of Walter Scott, 1832 Abby Sage ... Press or crowd . * Weet - to know . * Whilom - formerly ON ENGLISH LITERATURE . 101.

Author: Abby Sage Richardson

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ISBN: NYPL:33433074786314

Category: English literature

Page: 454

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... lyrical music that the English or any other literature can boast . This mixture of the eclogue and the drama was originally imitated from Italian models . A CLASSIFICATION OF SHAKESPEARE'S ( 1616 ) WORKS . The ENGLISH LITERATURE . 101.

Author: E. Nicholson

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ISBN: HARVARD:HNKX6A

Category: English literature

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1878 By E. Nicholson

ENGLISH LITERATURE . 101 workhouse , where the wheel hummed doleful through the day - to erring damsels and luckless swains , the prey of overseers or justices -or to the haunts of desperate poachers and sugglers , gipsies and gamblers ...

Author: Robert Chambers

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105015601094

Category: American literature

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1879 By Robert Chambers

... however , which constitute a kind of Christian epic trilogy , and which , as such , deserve the careful study of every English reader . ... در the terrors of the last judgment have rarely been portrayed IN OLD ENGLISH LITERATURE . 101.

Author: Theodore Whitefield Hunt

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ISBN: PRNC:32101071985962

Category: English literature

Page: 384

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... or “ All for Love , ” as he called it , is perhaps his best play . As singular as any is the play , “ The State of Innocence and Fall of Man , " a dramatization of Milton's “ Paradise Lost English Literature . 101.

Author: Thomas Sergeant Perry

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ISBN: UCAL:$B249311

Category: English literature

Page: 450

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It is written in English , in smooth , octosyllabic couplets . ... young penitent's unguarded admission : “ The tales sounen in min ere , But yet min herte is elleswhere . " if he is true to himself , is not the OF ENGLISH LITERATURE . 101.

Author: Greenough White

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ISBN: UCAL:$B249301

Category: English literature

Page: 266

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1895 By Greenough White

Griff House , 447 Grimbald , 42 Grocyn , William , 101 , 162 Guardian , The , 204 Guesclin , Bertrand du , 71 Gunpowder , first used in Europe , 71 Guthlac , the , 37 Guy of Gisborne , note , 62 compared to Pope , 200 ; death , 287 ...

Author: Henry Spackman Pancoast

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ISBN: NYPL:33433076097470

Category: English literature

Page: 556

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Secondly, the structure of the book stresses the importance of constructing contexts for reading literature.

Author: Peter Brown

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781405195522

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 688

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Challenges students to think beyond a narrowly defined canon and conventional disciplinary boundaries. Includes close readings of frequently studied texts, including texts by Chaucer, Langland, the Gawain poet, and Hoccleve.
2009-10-26 By Peter Brown

Eng . lit. 352 . Essays and essayists . Henley . Views , 188 . Elephant , The Morgan , C.L . Animal sk . 37 . ... Norman conquest and literature . Brooke , S . 118 . A. Hist . early Eng . lit. 101 . Falloux , Comte de . Mémoires .

Author: William Isaac Fletcher

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ISBN: NYPL:33433081748695

Category: American periodicals

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Being the History of English Poetry from Its Beginnings to the Accession of King Ælfred Stopford Augustus Brooke. CONTENTS Per . . 13 . . . CHAP . ... THE CONQUEST AND LITERATURE 101 VIII . ARMOUR AND WAR IN POETRY 120 IX .

Author: Stopford Augustus Brooke

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ISBN: UOM:39015004729631

Category: Anglo-Saxons

Page: 502

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... of Literature . 101.

Author: James Hannay (Novelist.)

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ISBN: BL:A0018210277

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What country attained the meridian of its glory in art and literature between 1466 and 1600 ? 83. What pope , contemporary with ... 100. How does his history rank in modern literature ? 101. What kind of a work is The Prince ? 102.

Author: Louise Maertz

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ISBN: HARVARD:HNKX67

Category: English literature

Page: 101

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1879 By Louise Maertz

What country attained the meridian of its glory in art and literature between 1466 and 1600 ? 83. What pope , contemporary with ... 100. How does his history rank in modern literature ? 101. What kind of a work is The Prince ? 102.

Author: Louise Märtz

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:HN1MY5

Category: English literature

Page: 101

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1882 By Louise Märtz

Johnston , R : M. & Browne , W : H. English literature . 395 p . D. N. Y. 1880 . Kellogg , Brainerd . Text - book on English literature . 478 p . D. N. Y. 1883 . Mærtz , Louise . New method for the study of English literature , 101 p .

Author: New York State Library

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ISBN: UOM:39015082976211

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