The Evolution of the English Novel

Paperback | January 31, 2012

byFrancis Hovey Stoddard

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1900. Excerpt: ... INDEX "Abelard and Heloi'se," 122. Abenteuerliche Simplicius Simplicissimus, 29. /Eschylus, 6, 77, 206. "All Sorts and Conditions of Men," 155. "Alton Locke," 74, 155; its origin and influence, 166; story of, 172; compared with "Felix Holt," 174. "Amadis of Gaul," 29, 40. Amis et Amiles, 205. Andreini, 3, 4. "Annals of a Sportsman," 74; its nature and influence, 165. "Apolonius of Tyre," 33. "Arcadia" of Philip Sidney, 28, 39, 122, 132, 196. Arcadia of Sannazaro, 37. Ariosto, 63, 122. Aristophanes, 207. Arthurian legends, 40. Astrie, 39. Austen, Jane, 43; events of her life, 50; her model style, 55; the one thing lacking in her work, 57; lack of intensity, 65. Avitus, 3, 4. Babylonica of JamblichuB, 31. Beauty accords with truth, 222. Beckford, 95. "Beowulf," 63, 152. Besant, Walter, 155. Blackmore, his " LornaDoone," 149. "Bleak House," 155, 184. Boccaccio, 36. Bohemia, why formerly the refuge of authors, 226. "Borderers," 95. Bronte, Charlotte, 43; her eventful life, 59; character-istics of her novels, 58, 62. Bulwer, Sir Edward Lytton, 74; character of his histori-cal novels, 112,114. Bunyan, his precursors in liter-ary method, 3, 204. Buruey, Miss Fanny, 92. Cajdmon, 3, 4, 152. Camden, 89. "Castle of Otranto," 95, 136. "Caxtons," 74. "Chrereas and Callirhoe," 34. Chanson d'Alexandre, 205. Chanson de Roland, 205. Characters, of medifeval ro-mances are heroic types, 46; of Bronte's novels are crea-tions, 63. Chartism, its demands, 170; promoted by Charles Kings-ley, 171. Chaucer, 94. Cimabue, 12. Clarendon, 89, 93. "Clarissa Harlowe," 42. Classical contrasted with ro-mantic, 128. "Clitophon and Leucippe," 34. "Cloislcr and the Hearth," 112, 115; scarcely a purpose novel, ISO. Coincidences in literature and science, 1G4. Colleges, system of compulsion In...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1900. Excerpt: ... INDEX "Abelard and Heloi'se," 122. Abenteuerliche Simplicius Simplicissimus, 29. /Eschylus, 6, 77, 206. "All Sorts and Conditi...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:44 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.09 inPublished:January 31, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217348793

ISBN - 13:9780217348799

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