The Routledge History of Literature in English: Britain and Ireland by Ronald Carter
Publisher: Routledge | Number Of Pages: 648 | Publication Date: 2001-05-29 | ISBN-10: 0415243173 | PDF | 2 Mb
This completely updated and expanded second edition of the wide-ranging and accessible Routledge History of Literature in English covers the main developments in the history of British and Irish literature with accompanying language notes exploring the interrelationships between language and literature. Highly praised for its readability and narrative style it charts the principal features of literary language development and highlights key language topics. With a span of over a thousand years, from AD 600 to the present day, it emphasizes the growth of literary writing, its traditions, conventions and changing characteristics, and includes literature from the margins, both geographical and cultural.