A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature
by John W. Cousin
Publisher: J. M. Dent 1910
Number of pages: 362
This book contains the biographical descriptions of 1,678 writers in English Literature organized in the alphabetical order of writers' names. It includes the summary of each writer's works, their life, their characters and circumstances, their fame and fortune, etc.
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by Amy E. Earhart, Andrew Jewell - University of Michigan Press
The book for those interested in tool development, editing and textual scholarship, digital librarianship, and issues of race and ethnicity in digital humanities, while situating digital humanities work within the larger literary discipline.
by James Anson Farrer
When did books first come to be burnt in England, and what was the last book to be so treated? This is the sort of question that occurs to a rational curiosity, but it is this sort of question to which it is often most difficult to find an answer.
by Arnold Bennett
Detailed instructions for collecting a complete library of English literature. Literature is first and last a means of life, and the enterprise of forming one's literary taste is an enterprise of learning how best to use this means of life.
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230 questions on poetry, drama, biography, the essay, the short story, the novel, criticism, literary theory, and the history of the language. The test draws on literature in English from the British Isles, the US, and other parts of the world.