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An anthology of English prose from Bede to R. L. Stevenson

S. L. Edwards

An anthology of English prose from Bede to R. L. Stevenson

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Published by J. M. Dent in London .
Written in English

  • English prose literature

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    StatementS.L. Edwards
    SeriesEveryman"s library -- no. 675
    LC ClassificationsPR 1285 E26 1914
    The Physical Object
    Pagination400 p. :
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26536049M

    The styles and rhythms of English can vary fully as much as in poetry. Therefore to compliment The Anthology Of English Poetry, The Anthology Of English Prose aims to enchant with the best of English prose, and to illustrate the ways in which each great writer has bent the language to his will.. The recordings were made in the s by members of the University of Cambridge and directed by. About this Item: The L. W. Singer Company, N.Y., Decorative Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Wiser, Guy Brown (illustrator). Fourth Edition. Tight, clean green book w/white letters and ship on front. Interesting collection of samples of literature along w/color and b/w art reproductions. Stamped sample copy on title page.

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L. Stevenson book source for free audio books. Extracts from his works were anthologized in a series of volumes: The Pocket R.L.S. (), A Stevenson Calendar (), The Wisdom of R.L. Stevenson (), and even Brave Words About Death (). A typical sentimental reference is found in Eleanor Atkinson’s Greyfriar’s Bobby (New York: Harper & Bros., ).

Essays of Robert Louis Stevenson book. Read 14 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Brilliant writing: I found myself easily being 'transported' in the Stevenson's beautifully crafted prose.

He was one of the select few masters of the English language as it was. flag 1 like Like see review. /5(14). Anthology of English Prose. Robert Louis Stevenson (born Robert Lewis Balfour Stevenson; 13 November – 3 December ) was a Scottish novelist, poet and travel writer, most noted for Treasure Island, Kidnapped, Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, and A Child's Garden of Verses.

Born and educated in Edinburgh, Stevenson suffered from serious bronchial trouble for much of his life, but continued to write. An Anthology of English Prose from Bede to son Everyman's Library. A brief note on History of English Literature. Chapter 1 Old English Literature The Old English language or Anglo-Saxon is the earliest form of English.

The period is a long one and it is generally considered that Old English was spoken from about A.D. to about Many of the poems of the period History of English Literature Read More».

English Prose: Selections with Critical Introductions by Various Writers and General Introductions to Each Period: Edited by Henry Craik: This comprehensive anthology with expertly written critical introductions to prose authors spans 6 centuries and comprises selections.

An anthology of English prose from Bede to R.L.S. (London: Dent; New York, Dutton, []), by S. Edwards (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) A Book of Exposition, by Homer Heath Nugent (Gutenberg ebook).

As well as writing Treasure Island and Jekyll and Hyde, Robert Louis Stevenson () also wrote the perennially popular A Child’s Garden of Verses (), a collection of poems for younger readers including this lovely poem about gazing into the reflective waters of the is ‘Looking-Glass River’, along with a few words of analysis.

The Exeter Book, Exeter Cathedral Library MSalso known as the Codex Exoniensis, is a tenth-century book or codex which is an anthology of Anglo-Saxon is one of the four major Anglo-Saxon literature codices, along with the Vercelli Book, Nowell Codex and the Cædmon manuscript or MS Junius The book was donated to the library of Exeter Cathedral by Leofric, the first bishop.

A list of poems by Robert Louis Stevenson Born on Novemin Edinburgh, Scotland, Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets.

Stedman and Hutchinson, comps. A Library of American Literature: An Anthology in Eleven Volumes. Vols. IX–XI: Literature of the Republic, Part IV., – The Book of Promise: By Lyman Abbott (–).

Robert Louis Stevenson (Born NovemDied December 3, ) As from the house your mother sees You playing round the garden trees, So you may see, if you will look Through the windows of this book, Another child, far, far away, And in another garden, play.

But do not think you can at all, By knocking on the window, call That child to. The writing includes poetry, prose, essays and other non-fiction, and stretches from the sixth century to the twenty-first, including works in Latin and Gaelic as well as Scots and English.

In my ignorance, I believed an anthology of writing focusing on Iona would be a thin tome, but this is not only a comprehensive collection, but also.

18ELL English Prose: The Elizabethan to the Augustan Objectives: On completion of the course, the student should be able to: Recognize varioustypes of prose writing; analyse, understand and appreciate prose writing; write creatively and critically in an expository or argumentative way.

See, e.g., miþan, recorded from a combination of early and undatable texts only, but also found in early Middle English, and cf. the entries relating to the Bede and Ælfric in Waite's list of words in the Bede found otherwise only in one other Old English text or author (‘The Vocabulary’, pp.

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Lighter English Prose: An Anthology Of Humour. A Book of Lighter Verse: Selected from English Poetry Since the Fifteenth Century. An Inland Voyage and Travels with a Donkey - R. Stevenson. Familiar Fields - Peter McArthur. Oxford Companion to English Literature by Margaret Drabble 3.

A Study of Literature by W. Hudson 4. The Penguin Book of English Poetry (ed. G.B. Harrison) 5. English Literature: An Introduction for Foreign Readers by R. Rees (Macmillan) B.A. - I (PASS COURSE) Reading Prose. About this Item: London Cassell & Company Limited, 1st Ed.

Hard cover blue cloth bds, Fair+, bumped to corner and rear leading edge in middle, spine darkened, some rubbing to extrem.s, front hinge cracked but holding, b/w frontis. and 11 further plates through text (all present), one loose, contents clean and tight, occas.

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Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson (13 November - 3 December ) was a Scottish poet, novelist, essayist, and travel writer. Stevenson was born at Edinburgh, the son of Thomas Stevenson, a distinguished civil engineer. His health was extremely delicate.

He was destined for the engineering profession, in which his family had for 2 generations been eminent, but having neither inclination nor. Books shelved as prose: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger, by George Orwell, Crime and Punishment by.

For an excerpt from the appendices of Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, please see our blog post: The “Umbrella-Philosopher” According to R.L. Stevenson. Comments “Martin Danahay provides an authoritative text, an excellent introductory commentary, an up-to-date bibliography, and a well-chosen set of contextualizing appendices.

This GCSE 1ET0 02 English Literature examination consists of two sections (Prose and Poetry) and lasts for 2 hours and 15 minutes. This is a closed book examination. Section A – 19th-century Novel, candidates answer the two-part question based on the text that they have studied.

The text choices are: Jane Eyre – Charlotte Brontё. English literature - English literature - Later Middle English prose: The continuity of a tradition in English prose writing, linking the later with the early Middle English period, is somewhat clearer than that detected in verse. The Ancrene Wisse, for example, continued to be copied and adapted to suit changing tastes and circumstances.

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Henley, born at Gloucester, made the acquaintance of Robert Louis Stevenson, and collaborated with him in several dramas, including Deacon Brodie, and Robert Macaire.

He engaged in journalism, and became editor of The Magazine of Art. A monumental, canon-defining anthology of three centuries of American essays, from Cotton Mather and Benjamin Franklin to David Foster Wallace and Zadie of the essays Phillip Lopate has gathered here address themselves sometimes critically to American values, but even in those that don't, one can detect a subtext about being American.

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3. A diversified experience through English prose writings will enable the learners to comprehend the use of English in various contextual situations. Semester I Unit No. Contents Marks I 1)The Strange Case of and : son 2) Of Mice and Men: John Steinbeck 15 II 1) I am Legend: Richard Matheson.Evening on the Harbor - Tunstall, Anthology of Magazine Verse, Dover Beach - M.

Arnold, Full Fathom Five Sea Dream - J. G. Whittier, Listening Child Where Lies The Land - Arthur Clough, Golden Numbers A Visit From the Sea - R. L. Stevenson, Golden Numbers Sea Memories - H. W. Longfellow, Golden Numbers Beside The Sea - Ella Higginson, The.Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde – R L Stevenson A Christmas Carol – Charles Dickens Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen Silas Marner – George Eliot Frankenstein – Mary Shelley Pearson Poetry Anthology* A choice of one collection from the following: Relationships Conflict Time and Place Each collection contains 15 poems and includes Romantic.