The Longman anthology of British literature, Volume 2, Part 3

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Longman, 2003 - Literary Collections - 1016 pages
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Volume 2C: The 20th Century of The Longman Anthology of British Literature is a comprehensive and thoughtfully arranged anthology that offers a rich selection of major British authors throughout the 20th Century. The anthology includes Perspectives and Companion Readings, which show how major literary writings interrelate with and respond to various social, historical, and cultural events of Great Britain in the 20th Century. With a generous representation of fiction, drama, and poetry, the second edition includes major additions of important works and an expanded illustration program. Fresh and up-to-date introductions and notes are written by an editorial team whose members are all actively engaged in teaching and in current scholarship, and illustrations show both artistic and cultural developments of the period. For those interested in British Literature of the Twentieth Century.

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Review: Longman Anthology of British Literature, Volume 2c: The Twentieth Century

User Review  - Ms.Wietecha - Goodreads

A wonderful anthology! I thought the wide array of selections were great and informative! I especially liked the "responses to" section after most of the major works. Dettmar and Wicke do a wonderful ... Read full review

Review: Longman Anthology of British Literature: The Restoration and the 18th Century

User Review  - Tina E. - Goodreads

Variety of great works from 17th century until the 18th Century. Takes awhile to get through but interesting if you really like the topic. Read full review


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David Damrosch is a professor of English and comparative literature at Columbia University. He is the general editor of "The Longman Anthology of World Literature "and the founding general editor of "The Longman Anthology of British Literature," He lives in New York City.

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