Personification in eighteenth-century English poetry, by Chester F. Chapin.

New York, Octagon Books, [1968 [1954] .

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Subjects Englisch.
English poetry -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
English poetry.
Personification in literature.
Personnification dans la littérature.
Poésie anglaise -- 18e siècle -- Histoire et critique.
Description x, 175 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date [1968 [1954]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-170).
Also issued online.
Contents part 1. Addison and the empirical theory of imagination -- The personified abstraction as a "fiction of the mind" -- The personified abstraction as an "object of sight" -- The values of allegorical personification: Collins and Gray -- Attitudes toward personification in the late eighteenth century: Darwin and Wordsworth -- part 2. Personification as a figure of rhetoric: Johnson -- The inherent values of eighteenth-century personification: Pope.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)349473
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Chapin, Chester F. 1922-2007.
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