The classical background of English literature.


London, G. Allen and Unwin [1948] .

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Subjects Altenglisch.
Antike.
Classical literature -- Appreciation -- Great Britain.
Classical literature -- Appreciation.
Comparative literature -- Classical and English.
Comparative literature -- English and classical.
Engels.
Englisch.
English literature -- Classical influences.
Geschichte.
Great Britain.
Klassieke oudheid.
Letterkunde.
Literatur.
LitteĢrature anglaise -- Histoire et critique.
Receptie.
Rezeption.
Description 272 pages 21 cm
Copyright Date [1948]
Notes Also issued online.
Contents Setting -- Meaning of title ; Roman Britain ; Coming of the English ; Interaction of native and classical elements -- Classical literature : general characteristics -- Classical tradition ; Belief in reason ; Feeling for proportion ; Seeing both sides of a question ; Sophrosyne ; Artistic economy ; Artistic concentration ; Kinds ; Tradition in ancient art ; Humanism -- Classical literature : particular characteristics : poetry -- Heroic epic : Homer, Apollonius, Virgil, Lucan, Statius ; Didactic epic : Hesiod, Ovid ; Attic tragedy, compared and contrasted with Elizabethan ; Roman tragedy : Seneca ; Ancient comedy : Plautus, Terence ; Ancient lyric : Anacreon, Pindar, Horace ; Pastoral : Theocritus, Virgil ; Love poetry : Ovid ; Satire : Lucilius, Horace, Persius, Juvenal ; Epigram : Simonides, Martial -- Classical literature : particular characteristics : prose -- History : Herodotus, Thucydides, Xenophon, Caesar, Sallust, Livy, Tacitus ; Biography : Tacitus, Plutarch ; Oratory : Lysias, Isocrates, Demosthenes, Cicero ; Philosophy : Plato, Xenophon, Aristotle, Cicero, Seneca, Marcus ; Novel : Xenophon, Longus, Heliodorus, Petronius, Apuleius, Lucian ; Literary criticism : Aristotle, Longinus, Horace, Quintilian ; Fable ; Theophrastus, Pliny, Lucian -- Middle Ages -- Prestige of Latin ; Bede ; Alfred ; Norman Conquest ; Aristotelianism ; Dares and Dictys ; Alexander romance ; Mediaeval attitude to the classics ; Chaucer -- Renaissance -- Renaissance in Italy ; Influence of the scholars ; Revelation of Greek ; Humanism ; Renaissance in England ; More ; Erasmus ; Spenser ; Sidney ; Drama ; Prose ; Milton -- Eighteenth century -- Scholarship ; Correctness ; Dryden ; Pope ; Classicism ; Johnson, Gray ; Drama ; Prose : Swift, Addison ; Essay ; Dialogue ; Oratory ; Novel ; Influence of Horace -- Nineteenth century -- Romantic poetry : Wordsworth, Coleridge, Scott, Landor, Byron, Shelley, Keats, Tennyson, Browning, Pre-Raphaelites, Matthew Arnold ; Prose : Newman, Ruskin, Pater -- Twentieth century -- Fading of the classical influence.
Geographic Area Great Britain
Network Numbers (OCoLC)350992
(OCoLC)ocm00350992
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Thomson, J. A. K. 1879-1959.
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