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English prose (1137-1890)

John Matthews Manly

English prose (1137-1890)

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Published by Ginn and company in Boston, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English prose literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected by John Matthews Manly.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1285 .M3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 544 p.
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18515656M


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Augustine of Canterbury. Other 7th- and 8th-century prose, similarly practical in character, includes more laws, wills, and charters.

According to Cuthbert, who was a monk at Jarrow. Inspired prose, however, is a much rarer thing. In The New Oxford Book of English Prose, John Gross has gathered together those rare jewels of the English language that take plain prose to artistic heights.

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You're here: Home» English Prose in Literature A Tribute to Santosh Yadav This is a tribute to the first woman in the World to scale the summit of Read more Reach For The Top Summary by Santosh Yadav. The New Oxford Book of English Prose pays tribute to literature's vibrant diversity by offering glimpses of master craftsmanship from around the globe.

Included here are excerpts from writers of such varied backgrounds as Salman Rushdie, Margaret Atwood, Vladimir Nabokov, and Mulk Raj Anand/5(5). Classic Essays on English Prose Samuel Johnson on the Bugbear Style There is a mode of style for which I know not that the masters of oratory have yet found a name; a style by which the most evident truths are so obscured, that they can no longer be perceived, and the most familiar propositions so disguised that they cannot be knownAuthor: Richard Nordquist.

THE NEW OXFORD BOOK OF ENGLISH PROSE SIR THOMAS MALORY English prose book Morte Darthur WILLIAM CAXTON 6 The Game and Play of the Chess • Proem to The Canterbury Tales JOHN BOURCHIER, LORD BERNERS 7 Froissart's Chronicles JOHN FISHER, BISHOP OF ROCHESTER 9 The Ways to Perfect Religion SIR THOMAS MORE 10 Utopia • English prose book History of.

The Oxford Handbook of English Prose – offers an overview of early modern English prose writing. The aim of the volume is to make prose more visible as a subject and as a mode of writing.

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The Ancrene Wisse, for example, continued to be copied and adapted to suit changing tastes and circumstances. But sudden and brilliant imaginative phenomena.

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