Studies in Literature: Third Series by Arthur Quiller-CouchStudies in Literature: Third Series by Arthur Quiller-Couch

Studies in Literature: Third Series

byArthur Quiller-Couch

Paperback | September 18, 2008

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Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch (1863-1944), who often published under the pen-name of 'Q', was one of the giants of early twentieth-century literature and literary criticism. A novelist and poet who was also a Professor of English, he helped to form the literary tastes of generations of literary students and scholars who came after him. The freshness, enthusiasm and intellectual insight of his work is still evident in his writings nearly a century on. Cambridge University Press is delighted to reissue some of his key texts in this new edition.
Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch was born on November 21, 1863 at Bodmin in the county of Cornwall, England. His sisters, Florence Mabel and Lilian, were also writers. While attending Trinity College, Oxford he wrote Dead Man's Rock under the pseudonym "Q" in 1882. He moved to London that same year. He wrote The Astonishing History of T...
Title:Studies in Literature: Third SeriesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 7.99 × 5 × 0.59 inPublished:September 18, 2008Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521736773

ISBN - 13:9780521736770


Table of Contents

1. The English Elegy I; 2. The English Elegy II; 3. Dorothy Wordsworth I; 4. Dorothy Wordsworth II; 5. Shakespeare's Comedies; 6. Coventry Patmore; 7. A Note on Longinus; 8. On Reading for the English Tripos; 9. On 'The New Reading Public' I; 10. On 'The New Reading Public' II; 11. W. S. Gilbert; 12. Addresses: On the Opening of Keats House, Hampstead, May 9, 1925, To the Memory of Sir Walter Scott, Edinburgh, Nov.26, 1926.