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by Mary E. Kelly

eBook Irishman in the English Novel of the Nineteenth Century (English Literature Series) download ISBN: 0838310966
Author: Mary E. Kelly
Publisher: Haskell House Pub Ltd (August 1, 1970)
Language: English
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An attempt at an historical interpretation of the Irishman as he appears as a character in the novel, considered against the political . This title is cited and recommended by Bibliography of Comparative Literature - Baldensperger.

An attempt at an historical interpretation of the Irishman as he appears as a character in the novel, considered against the political, social, and economic background of his history.

History and criticism, Irish in literature, English fiction.

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The English novel is an important part of English literature

The English novel is an important part of English literature. This article mainly concerns novels, written in English, by novelists who were born or have spent a significant part of their lives in England, or Scotland, or Wales, or Northern Ireland (or Ireland before 1922).

It also includes, to some extent, the US, though the main article here is American literature. Modernism is a major literary movement of the first part of the twentieth-century

There were many such revivals during the 20th century, and the traditional poetry of .

English literature - English literature - The 20th century: The 20th century opened with great hope but also with some apprehension, for the new century marked the final approach to a new millennium. There were many such revivals during the 20th century, and the traditional poetry of . Housman (whose book A Shropshire Lad, originally published in 1896, enjoyed huge popular success during World War I), Walter de la Mare, John Masefield, Robert Graves, and Edmund Blunden represents an important and often neglected strand of English literature in the first half of. the century.

Crusoe’s world-famous novel is a complex literary confection, and it’s irresistible. 3. Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift (1726). Tom Jones is a classic English novel that captures the spirit of its age and whose famous characters have come to represent Augustan society in all its loquacious, turbulent, comic variety. 6. The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence Sterne (1759). Laurence Sterne’s vivid novel caused delight and consternation when it first appeared and has lost little of its original bite. 7. Emma by Jane Austen (1816).

Nineteenth century English literature is remarkable both for high artistic achievement and for variety. It was born in the atmosphere of the violent economic and political turmoil that marked the last decades of the 18th and the first decades of the 19th century. The greatest literary movement of its earlier. The outburst of political activity brought on by the Great French Revolution of 1789, the bitter wars with Napoleon’s France that ravaged Europe for almost 25 years were the dominant political forces at work.

The English novel took birth in the 16th and 17th centuries and reached a great height in the Age of Pope and Dr. .The 18th-century literature was characterised by the spirit of realism and romantic features like enthusiasm, passion, imaginations etc. declined in this period.

The English novel took birth in the 16th and 17th centuries and reached a great height in the Age of Pope and Dr Johnson. The group of the first four novelists of the Augustan Age or Neo-classical age: Richardson, Smollett, Fielding, and Sterne, in whose hands Novel blossomed, are called the four wheels of the novel. Reason, intellect, correctness, satirical spirit etc. were the main characteristics of 18th-century literature. The English novel had all these characteristics.

At about the very middle of the nineteenth century-say from 1845 to1855 in each direction, but almost increasingly towards the actualdividing line of 1850-there came upon the English novel a veryremarkable wind of refreshment and new endeavour

At about the very middle of the nineteenth century-say from 1845 to1855 in each direction, but almost increasingly towards the actualdividing line of 1850-there came upon the English novel a veryremarkable wind of refreshment and new endeavour. Thackeray and Dickensthemselves are examples of it, with Lever and others, before thisdividing line: many others yet come to join them.

An attempt at an historical interpretation of the Irishman as he appears as a character in the novel, considered against the political, social, and economic background of his history.

THIS TITLE IS CITED AND RECOMMENDED BY: Bibliography of Comparative Literature - Baldensperger.