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Britannia's Issue: The Rise of British Literature from Dryden to Ossian
This, Howard D.Weinbrot's magnum opus, draws on a large range of material to chronicle the developing confidence in British national literature from the 1670s to the 1770s. Using varied biblical, classical, English, economic, French, historical, literary, philosophical, political and Scottish sources, Professor Weinbrot shows that one of the central trends of eighteenth-ce ...more
Hardcover, 643 pages
Published January 28th 1994 by Cambridge University Press
(first published December 16th 1993)
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