Get Set for English Literature

Written in a lucid manner by two experienced lecturers in the subject, the book places special emphasis on what it will feel like to adjust to new environments and new intellectual expectations.

Author: David Amigoni

Publisher: Capstone

ISBN: 0748615377

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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This introduction to the core areas of English Literature is combined with a helpful study skills guide. It provides students with the knowledge and essential skills to communicate effectively and participate fully in their degree course. Written in a lucid manner by two experienced lecturers in the subject, the book places special emphasis on what it will feel like to adjust to new environments and new intellectual expectations. Get Set for English Literature Demonstrates the richness of studying English Literature. Outlines the forms of learning and teaching from the lecture to individual supervision. Describes specific courses in English Literature, from Shakespeare to contemporary fiction, including literary criticism and literary theory. Introduces key study skills such as reading, getting the most from lectures and tutorials, time management, essay writing and assessment. Includes a guide to further reading.

Questions for examination in English literature chiefly selected from college papers set in Cambridge with an intr on the study of English by W W Skeat

pose , by furnishing food for reflection to those who suppose that their own
knowledge of English is perfect , and that they have nothing to learn ; for it is not
uncommon to find that Englishmen imagine that they know all about their own
literature by the light of nature , and that it requires no ... The Paper should not be
read at all till you suppose yourself to be quite ready to answer most of the
questions .

Author: Walter William Skeat

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ISBN: UOM:39015058412845

Category: English language

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Get Set for Media and Cultural Studies

Staying for a moment with academic disciplines allows us to highlight some of the
problems which beset all identities. Does English literature, for instance, assume
that there is an object of study whose identity is 'literature' and also 'English'?

Author: Tony Purvis

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

ISBN: 9780748626472

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 224

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This book presents a clear, concise and critical introduction to contemporary media and cultural studies. The book will be of interest to all students about to embark on courses in which knowledge of the mass media, cultural identities, popular culture, film, or television, forms a part of their programme. But the book is also aimed at those who are interested in how media and cultural identities can be studied in relation to audiences and industries in the context of local and global media. And finally, the book is of interest to all those who are studying aspects of the media, culture, and communications industries and who want to consolidate their knowledge and critical skills in more comprehensive ways. Get Set for Media and Cultural Studies will provide a concise learning aid.

International Journal of Adolescence and Youth

Get Set for English Literature . Edinburgh University Press ; Edinburgh . Ballinger
, G . J . ( 2003 ) . Bridging the gap between A level and degree : some
observations on managing the transitional stage in the study of English Literature
.

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Pocket Library of English Literature Political pamphlets

When you have worked a fortnight , and get a pound note for it , you set a high
value upon the note , because it brings But suppose nobody would take the note
from you . Suppose no one would give you anything in exchange for it . You
would ...

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History of English Literature

Her temper so extravagant we find , She hates or is impertinently kind . Would
she be grave , she then look a devil ... Charles and his brother , in their state
dress , would set off running as in a carnival . On the day when the Dutch fleet
burned ...

Author: Hippolyte Taine

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ISBN: HARVARD:32044011429321

Category: English literature

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An Introduction to English Literature

Or again , what can we find to set beside those pages in which the meaning and
wonder of a great city are flashed on us , as though we had been suddenly
caught up into the air and made to look down upon it with the comprehensive and
 ...

Author: Henry Spackman Pancoast

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ISBN: UCAL:$B275332

Category: English literature

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Cyclopaedia of English Literature

A Selection of the Choicest Productions of English Authors, from the Earliest to
the Present Time Robert Chambers ... and what with but another word for a
house you can ' t get out of . thy care of him , and the old woman ' s , and his boy '
s , Mercy on the ... it twice a - year ; and mine together , we might recruit him
again at once , but with nine livres a day , and pen , and ink , and and set him
upon his legs .

Author: Robert Chambers

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ISBN: BML:37001101599699

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History of English literature tr by H van Laun

... conceiving the Church to be in danger , follow him with yells of rage and
enthusiasm , and in the evening set to work to ... The tavernkeepers on their
signboards invited people to come and get drunk for a penny ; for twopence they
might get ...

Author: Hippolyte Adolphe Taine

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ISBN: OXFORD:600062199

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The handbook of specimens of English literature selected by J Angus

... ye shall never find him unoccupied ; hee is ever in his parish ; hee keepeth
residence at all times ; ye shall never find him out of ... And his office is to hinder
religion , to maintaine superstition , to set up idolatry , to teach all kinde of popery
.

Author: Joseph Angus

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The World s Great Classics History of English literature by H A Taine

Her temper so extravagant we find, She hates, or is impertinently kind. Would she
... At the head of all, the king sets the example. ... II.— io Catholics, they fall into
narrow superstition ; when epicureans, into HISTORY OF ENGLISH
LITERATURE.

Author: Timothy Dwight

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ISBN: NYPL:33433082496567

Category: Literature

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Library Committee: Timothy Dwight ... Richard Henry Stoddard, Arthur Richmond Marsh, A.B. [and others] ... Illustrated with nearly two hundred photogravures, etchings, colored plates and full page portraits of great authors. Clarence Cook, art editor.

Library of English Literature

Clothe spice , line trunks , or fluttering in a Extremely ready to resign row All that
may make me none of mine . ... pray , in your Honor's ear : Direct my plough to
find a treasure ; I hope it is your resolution But only what my station fits , To give
me ...

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ISBN: NWU:35556007164700

Category: English literature

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Familiar Talks on English Literature

A Manual Embracing the Great Epochs of English Literature, from the English
Conquest of Britain, 449, to the Death of Walter Scott, ... But first , let us some
pastime find , Under the greenwood tree . ... They cut them down two summer
shrubs , That both grew under a briar , And set them three score roods apart , To
shoot the ...

Author: Abby Sage Richardson

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ISBN: NYPL:33433074786314

Category: English literature

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History of English Literature

Her temper so extravagant we find , She hates , or is impertinently kind . Would
she be grave ... At the head of all , the king sets the example . This “ old goat ...
into narrow superstition ; when epicureans HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE
145.

Author: Hippolyte Taine

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:B3388218

Category: English literature

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A Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors

Barber, Mary, 17127-1757, one of Dean Swii'tV literary friends, pub. a volume of
Poems, 1734, 4to, under the patronage of Lord Orrery mid the Dean. ... in which a
genealogical history of the Kings of Scotland was set forth, and their origin
deduced from the Trojan Colony of Brutus. To this work, apparently the same
which is quoted by the Prior of Loehleven, under the title of the Unite, we find
references in ...

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Second Series of Bibliographical Collections and Notes on Early English Literature 1474 1700

Wherein is ford Verse ; And Set to Musick by Dr . shewed , the gouernement of
Oxen , Kine , Blow and Mr . Henry Purcell . London , Calues , and ... Gathered
and get MARY ( STUART , 1 Queen of Scots . foorth by Leonard Mascall . Histoire
de ...

Author: William Carew Hazlitt

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ISBN: OXFORD:N13625774

Category: English literature

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Essays on English Literature

One might almost say that she became constantly more eager to set duty above
passion and to recall to notice the danger of entering into ... In one Lewes hoped
to collect impressions and materials for a 'Life of Goethe,' and in the other he was
sure to find help for the ... Rauch said that he had a wretched forehead, and Tieck
, the sculptor, declared that his whole 242 ESSAYS ON ENGLISH LITERATURE.

Author: Edmond Henri Adolphe Scherer

Publisher: New York : C. Scribner's

ISBN: UOM:39015031009049

Category: English literature

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