Before the Empire of English: Literature, Provinciality, and Nationalism in Eighteenth-Century Britain

Before the Empire of English: Literature, Provinciality, and Nationalism in Eighteenth-Century Britain

by A. Yadav

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ISBN-13: 9781349528547
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 01/22/2016
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2004
Pages: 231
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

Alok Yadav is assistant professor of English at George Mason University.

Table of Contents

Introduction: (Dis)Establishing the Empire of English The Progress of English The Republic of Letters National Differences and National Autonomy Works Cited

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Before the Empire of English: Literature, Provinciality, and Nationalism in Eighteenth-Century Britain 2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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This book may be helpful to undergraduate English majors because it's a compilation of prominent ideas thereby saving them from conducting meaningful, extensive journal research. It is of no use to serious Eighteenth Century literature scholars because Yadav's material is already well-known.