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Johnson and English poetry before 1660.

W. B. C. Watkins

Johnson and English poetry before 1660.

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

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  • Johnson, Samuel, -- 1709-1784.

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    SeriesPrincetonstudies in English -- 13
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    Open LibraryOL20260892M

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Augustan Satire: Intention and Idiom in English Poetry, By Ian Jack Clarendon Press, Read preview Overview Music & Poetry in the Early Tudor Court By John E. Stevens Methuen, Samuel Johnson, the premier English literary figure of the mid and late 18th century, was a writer of exceptional range: a poet, a lexicographer, a translator, a journalist and essayist, a travel writer, a biographer, an editor, and a critic.

His literary fame has traditionally—and properly—rested more on his prose than on his poetry. As a result, aside from his two verse satires ( Cambridge Core - English Literature - The Cambridge History of English Literature, – - edited by John Richetti.

Jacobean and Caroline poetry: – English Renaissance poetry after the Elizabethan poetry can be seen as belonging to one of three strains; the Metaphysical poets, the Cavalier poets and the school of Spenser. However, the boundaries between these three groups are not always clear and an individual poet could write in more than one manner.

Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets (–81), alternatively known by the shorter title Lives of the Poets, is a work by Samuel Johnson comprising short biographies and critical appraisals of 52 poets, most of whom lived during the eighteenth century. These were arranged, approximately, by date of death.

From the close of the 18th century, expanded editions and updates of Johnson’s. Poetry and the Making of the English Literary Past, By Richard Terry. Oxford: Oxford University Press, vii + pp.

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Johnson and English Poetry beforePrinceton Studies in English, XIII (), passim; Herbert E. Cory, "The Critics of Edmund Spen-ser," University of California Publications in Modern Philology, II (), ; Jewel Wurtsbaugh, Two Centuries of Spenserian Scholarship () (Baltimore, ), passim.

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Alongside Alexander Pope, Thomas Gray is one of the most important English poets of the 18th century. Samuel Johnson was the first of many critics to put forward the view that Gray spoke in two languages, one public and the other private, and that the private language—that of his best-known and most-loved poem, "Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard" (published in as An Elegy Wrote in a.

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In this article on the history of English literature, you'll be getting a () Tudor () Elizabethan () Jacobian () 'metaphysical poetry' was coined by Samuel Johnson. This type of poetry is witty and ingenious. They are also highly philosophical.

Some of the topics onFile Size: 94KB. () This period marks the British king's restoration to the throne after a long period of Puritan domination in England.

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