The English spirit, essays in history and literature, by A.L. Rowse.

London, Macmillan and Company, 1944.

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George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
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DA27 .R78 1944, Available Request
Subjects English literature -- History and criticism.
English literature.
Great Britain -- History.
Great Britain.
Description x, 275 pages 23 cm
Copyright Date 1944.
Contents Mr. Churchill and English history -- The rhythm of English history -- The historical tradition of British policy -- The English spirit -- Drake's way -- The idea of patriotism -- The spirit of adventure -- Seamen and empire -- Pageant of London -- St. Thomas of Chelsea -- Erasmus and England -- The Tudor character -- The Elizabethan exhibition -- Elizabeth at Rycote -- Elizabethan subjects -- The old music school at Oxford -- The Spanish college at Bologna -- Trinity, Cambridge -- The Caroline country parson: George Herbert -- The English revolution -- John Hampden -- Falkland -- John Pym, conservative revolutionary -- Clarendon's life -- Pictures in a deanery -- Jonathan Swift -- Sarah Churchill in old age -- Horace Walpole and George Montagu -- The letters of Junius -- William and Dorothy Wordsworth -- The young Froude -- Carlyle's Past and Present -- Macaulay's essays -- Kilvert's diary -- The public records -- The use of history -- Oxford in war-time -- Three Americans on England.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area England
Network Numbers (OCoLC)398648
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Rowse, A. L. 1903-1997.
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