British Poetry and Prose, Volume 1

Front Cover
Houghton Mifflin, 1950 - 1060 pages
Readings representative of major British authors. For contents and other editions, see Author Catalog.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

ANGLOSAXON PERIOD
3
BEOWULF
15
THE VENERABLE BEDE
45
MIDDLE ENGLISH PERIOD
71
SIR THOMAS MALORY 197
76
EARLY ENGLISH LYRICS
82
PIERS THE PLOWMAN
87
GEOFFREY CHAUCER
95
HENRY VAUGHAN
493
ANDREW MARVELL
500
Areopagitica
580
SiR THOMAS BROWNE 509
607
SAMUEL PEPYS
621
JEREMY TAYLOR 528
627
ABRAHAM COWLEY 537
646
INTRODUCTION
687

Ballades and Other Lyrics
145
SIR GAWAIN AND THE GREEN KNIGHT
154
ELIZABETHAN PERIOD
225
SIR THOMAS WYATT
234
EDMUND SPENSER
245
SIR WALTER RALEIGH
300
SIR PHILIP SIDNEY
307
SEVENTEENTH CENTURY
432
RICHARD LOVELACE 479
442
FRANCIS BACON
447
Upon Julias Clothes
468
His Return to London
474
DANIEL DEFOE
699
JONATHAN SWIFT
724
ALEXANDER POPE
794
WILLIAM COLLINS
855
JAMES BOSWELL
881
OLIVER GOLDSMITH
908
WILLIAM BLAKE
1026
CHRONOLOGICAL OUTLINES
1033
John Lyly 315
1053
INDEX OF AUTHORS TITLES AND FIRST LINES OF POETRY
1059
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Bibliographic information