British Literature, 1640-1789: An Anthology / Edition 3

British Literature, 1640-1789: An Anthology / Edition 3

by Robert DeMaria Jr.
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1405119284

ISBN-13: 9781405119283

Pub. Date: 01/18/2008

Publisher: Wiley

The third edition of this successful anthology is a thoroughly updated collection of historical literatures that span the period from the British Civil War to the French Revolution.

  • Fully updated, this anthology retains the historical span and range of major and minor literatures that made the first two editions so successful

Overview

The third edition of this successful anthology is a thoroughly updated collection of historical literatures that span the period from the British Civil War to the French Revolution.

  • Fully updated, this anthology retains the historical span and range of major and minor literatures that made the first two editions so successful
  • Represents many texts in their entirety and in their earliest recoverable versions
  • Includes longer selections from some writers too scantly represented in the previous edition including Equiano Mary Barber and Anne Wharton
  • Additional works by major authors, including Pope’s Eloisa to Abelard, and a portion of Lucy Hutchinson’s Order in Disorder.
  • Writers such as Abiezer Cope, John Armstrong, and Ephraim Chambers, have been restored from the first edition
  • Includes new drama selections
  • Added timelines, an alternative listing of contents by theme, and updated head notes make this volume especially accessible to beginning students

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405119283
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/18/2008
Series:
Blackwell Anthologies Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
1192
Sales rank:
727,555
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.70(h) x 2.00(d)

Table of Contents

List of Authors.

Chronology.

Thematic Table of Contents.

Introduction.

Editorial Principles.

Preface to the Third Edition.

Acknowledgments.

Ballads and Newsbooks from the Civil War (1640–1649).

Robert Filmer (1588?–1653).

Thomas Hobbes (1588–1679).

Robert Herrick (1591–1674).

John Reeve (1608–1658) and Lodowicke Muggleton (1609–1698).

John Milton (1608–1674).

Margaret Fell Fox (1614–1702).

Richard Lovelace (1618–1657).

Abraham Cowley (1618–1667).

Abiezer Coppe (1619–1672).

Lucy Apsley Hutchinson (1620–1681).

Andrew Marvell (1621–1678).

Henry Vaughan (1621–1695).

Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle (1623–1673).

Dorothy Osborne Temple (1627–1695).

John Bunyan (1628–1688).

John Dryden (1631–1700).

Katherine Philips (1632–1664).

John Locke (1632–1704).

Samuel Pepys (1633–1703).

Aphra Behn (1640?–1689).

John Wilmot, Second Earl of Rochester (1647–1680).

Jane Barker (1652–1732).

Anne Wharton (1659–1685).

Daniel Defoe (1660–1731).

Anne Kingsmill Finch, Countess of Winchilsea (1661–1720).

Matthew Prior (1664–1721).

Mary Astell (1666–1731).

Jonathan Swift (1667–1745).

Sarah Fyge Egerton (1670–1723).

Delarivier Manley (c.1670–1724).

William Congreve (1670–1729).

Bernard Mandeville (1670–1733).

Joseph Addison (1672–1719) and Richard Steele (1672–1729).

Isaac Watts (1674–1748).

Mary Molesworth Monck (1677?–1715).

Allan Ramsay (1684–1758).

John Gay (1685–1732).

Mary Barber (c.1685–1755).

Alexander Pope (1688–1744).

Mary Collier (1688?–1762).

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (1689–1762).

Trials at the Old Bailey (1722–1727).

Eliza Fowler Haywood (1693–1756).

James Thomson (1700–1748).

Stephen Duck (1705–1756).

Mary Jones (1707–1778).

John Armstrong (1708/9–1779).

Samuel Johnson (1709–1784).

David Hume (1711–1776).

Jane Collier (1714/15–1755).

Thomas Gray (1716–1771).

Elizabeth Carter (1717–1806).

William Collins (1721–1759).

Mary Leapor (1722–1746).

Christopher Smart (1722–1771).

Joshua Reynolds (1723–1792).

Oliver Goldsmith (1728?–1774).

Edmund Burke (1729–1797).

William Cowper (1731–1800).

James Macpherson (1736–1796).

Edward Gibbon (1737–1794).

Thomas Paine (1737–1809).

James Boswell (1740–1795).

Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi (1741–1821).

Anna Laetitia Aiken Barbauld (1743–1825).

Olaudah Equiano (1745?–1797).

Hannah More (1745–1833).

Charlotte Smith (1749–1806).

Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751–1816).

Thomas Chatterton (1752–1770).

Frances Burney (later d’Arblay) (1752–1840).

Ann Cromartie Yearsley (1753–1806).

George Crabbe (1754–1832).

William Blake (1757–1827).

Robert Burns (1759–1796).

Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin (1759–1797).

Select Bibliography.

Index of Titles and First Lines.

Index to the Introductions and Footnotes.

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