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English poetry of the seventeenth century

by George A. E. Parfitt

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Published by Longman in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.,
  • Aesthetics, Modern -- 17th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-269) and index.

    StatementGeorge Parfitt.
    SeriesLongman literature in English series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR541 .P3 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 288 p. ;
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1554605M
    ISBN 100582084377
    LC Control Number91034723


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A History of Seventeenth-Century Literature outlines significant developments in the English literary tradition between the years and An energetic and provocative history of English literature from Part of the major Blackwell History of English Literature series.

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Everyday low Author: George Parfitt. Recent theoretical approaches have compelled critics to rethink many received notions regarding the significance of contemporary parodic activity. This study places parody firmly (if paradoxically) where it belongs: at the centre of the literary-creative process in the literature of the Seventeenth.

A list of Famous 17th Century English Poets. The authors listed on this page include some of the greatest poets of 17th Century. See also: Poets by Nationality | Contemporary English Poets | English Women Poets | All English Poets English Poets Born: Before | | | | | | After Pages in category "17th-century English poets" The following pages are in this category, out of total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (). English Literature in the Early Seventeenth CenturyA Century of the beginning of the sixteenth century as the New Learning of the Renaissance made inroads into England, few signs were present of the enormous flowering that was soon to occur in the country's language and literature.

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John Dryden ( - ), though he was primarily a poet, was an original master of this new kind of prose. The poetry of the 17th century shows an astonishing variety.