Wide-ranging and accessible, this textbook covers the main developments in the history of British and Irish literature from AD 600 to the present day. It includes extensive accompanying language notes which explore the interrelationships between language and literature. The narrative is underpinned by quotations from poetry, prose and drama.William Caxton had already made momentous decisions about the position of English by opting for a particular dialect of English for publications from his printing presses. This book continues the positive evaluation of English as a serious andanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Routledge History of Literature in English|
|Author||:||Ronald Carter, John McRae|
|Publisher||:||Psychology Press - 2001|