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George Meredith and the eighteenth century

Alan David Putman

George Meredith and the eighteenth century

a study in literature parallels

by Alan David Putman

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Published by s.n.] in [Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meredith, George, -- 1828-1909,
  • English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsToronto, Ont. University.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 300 leaves.
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20167759M

    This book argues that George Meredith as a writer of Victorian fiction is most critical for us today because of the ways in which he wrote against convention. The focus is on seven novels (An Essay on Comedy. and provides a bridge between the mechanical philosophy of the eighteenth century and present-day habits of thought. Tracing the.   Buy Diana of the Crossways: A Novel by Meredith, George, Manos, Nikki Lee online on at best prices. Fast and free shipping free returns cash on delivery available on eligible s: 4.

    George Meredith, OM, was born in Portsmouth, England on February 12th, , a son and grandson of naval outfitters. His mother died when he was only five. As a fourteen year old teenager he was sent to a Moravian School in Neuwied, Germany, staying there for two years. After reading law he was articled as a solicitor, but quickly abandoned that career path for . George Meredith, OM, was born in Portsmouth, England on February 12th, , a son and grandson of naval outfitters. His mother died when he was only five. As a fourteen year old teenager he was sent to a Moravian School in Neuwied, Germany, staying there for two years. After reading law he was.

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George Meredith was a major Victorian novelist whose career developed in conjunction with an era of great change in English literature during the second half of the 19th century.

While his early novels largely conformed to Victorian literary conventions, his later novels demonstrated a concern with character psychology, modern social problems, and the development of the novel. George Meredith, OM, was born in Portsmouth, England on February 12th, His mother died when he was five.

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Gildas, On the Ruin of Britain (Latin, s). Eighth Century List "Caedmon's Hymn" (OE) and Books 1, 2, and 4 of Bede's Ecclesiastical History (Latin, ).; Ninth Century List. Asser's Life of King Alfred (Latin, ) and Alfred's Preface to Gregory the Great's Pastoral Care (OE, s).; Tenth Century List.

A critical edition of a work by one of the premier writers of the nineteenth century. Diana of the Crossways is one of George Meredith's most popular and critically acclaimed novels.

When the book was first published inGeorge Meredith was well known as an advocate for the rights of s: George Meredith: The Life and Writing of an Alteregoist is not only a critical biography of the Victorian novelist and poet George Meredith but also a portrait of the novel in the later nineteenth century.

Interweaving analysis of Meredith’s novels and poems with discussion of his life, Richard Cronin focuses primarily on the books Meredith read and wrote—arguing that novels. Read - Orthodoxy and Enlightenment: George Campbell in the Eighteenth Century: Jeffrey M. Suderman - desLibris.

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George Meredith: The Life and Writing of an Alteregoist is not only a critical biography of the Victorian novelist and poet George Meredith but also a portrait of the novel in the later nineteenth century. Interweaving analysis of Meredith's novels and poems with discussion of his life, Richard Cronin focuses primarily on the books Meredith read and wrote--arguing that novels.

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