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The Formation of English Neo-classical Thought
Language: en
Pages: 358
Authors: James William Johnson
Categories: English literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1967 - Publisher: Princeton, N.J : Princeton University Press

The Description for this book, Formation of English Neo-Classical Thought, will be forthcoming.
Formation of English Neo-Classical Thought
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: James William Johnson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-08 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

This book reexamines some of the prevalent critical assumptions about English Neo-Classical thought and literature and tests them by viewing Neo-Classicism with
Neoclassical History and English Culture
Language: en
Pages: 289
Authors: P. Hicks
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-10-11 - Publisher: Springer

This book looks at neo-classicism as a context for understanding early-modern English historical writing, and traces the implications of neo-classical history f
The Idea of America
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Gordon S. Wood
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-12 - Publisher: Penguin

The preeminent historian of the American Revolution explains why it remains the most significant event in our history. More than almost any other nation in the
Thomas Jefferson, the Classical World, and Early America
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Peter S. Onuf
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-19 - Publisher: University of Virginia Press

Thomas Jefferson read Latin and Greek authors throughout his life and wrote movingly about his love of the ancient texts, which he thought should be at the core
Dryden's Classical Theory of Literature
Language: en
Pages: 225
Authors: Edward Pechter
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1975-03-20 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Professor Pechter's book attempts to describe the consistent structure, of both style and method, within which Dryden examines, orders and evaluates literary ex
Swift and History
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Ashley Marshall
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Swift has been said to have little interest in history; his attempts to write it have been disparaged and his desire to become Historiographer Royal ridiculed.
A Land of Liberty?
Language: en
Pages: 580
Authors: Julian Hoppit
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

This book provides an authoritative general view of England between the Glorious Revolution and the deathS of George I and Isaac Newton. It is a very wide-rangi
The Oxford History of Classical Reception in English Literature: The Oxford History of Classical Reception in English Literature
Language: en
Pages: 735
Authors: David Hopkins
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-27 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

To be complete in 5 volumes, with volume 3 appearing first.
Romantic Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Jonathan Sachs
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-04 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This work argues that Rome is relevant to the Romantic period not as the continuation of an earlier neoclassicism, but rather as a concept that is simultaneousl