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English Literature in Context

2nd edition (current edition)

Edited by Paul Poplawski
This is the second edition of English Literature in Context, a popular textbook which provides an essential resource and reference tool for all English literature students. Designed to accompany students throughout their degree course, it offers a detailed narrative survey of the diverse historical and cultural contexts that have shaped the development of English literature, from the Anglo-Saxon period to the present day. Carefully structured for undergraduate use, the eight chronological chapters are written by a team of expert contributors…
pp i-iv
pp v-vi
List of Illustrations
pp vii-xi
Notes on Contributors
pp xii-xiv
pp xv-xviii
pp xix-xx
1 - Medieval English, 500–1500
pp 1-97
By Valerie Allen, University of New York
2 - The Renaissance, 1485–1660
pp 98-188
By Andrew Hiscock, Bangor University
3 - The Restoration and Eighteenth Century, 1660–1780
pp 189-273
By Lee Morrissey, Clemson University
4 - The Romantic Period, 1780–1832
pp 274-363
By Peter J. Kitson, University of East Anglia
5 - The Victorian Age, 1832–1901
pp 364-469
By Maria Frawley, George Washington University
6 - The Twentieth Century, 1901–1939
pp 470-540
7 - The Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries, 1939–2015
pp 541-618
By John Brannigan, University College Dublin
8 - Postcolonial Literature in English
pp 619-708
pp 709-735
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Online ISBN: 9781316493779
Published online: 28 May 2018
Hardback ISBN: 9781107141674
Hardback publication date: 18 May 2017
Paperback ISBN: 9781316506639
Paperback publication date: 18 May 2017