This book is intended for students of English literature at `A' level and above; general readers interested in a complete history of literature from Middle English to the earlier twentieth century.
'as a reference work and as a guide to what is there it will take its highly honourable place with the other volumes in the series'
Bernard Riches, Brasenose College, Oxford Prose Studies, Vol.13, No.2, Sept '90
'this very readable and enjoyable work amply vindicates the value of historical and biographical criticism in literary studies'
R. L. Brett, University of Hull, The Review of English Studies, Volume XLII, Number 165 February 1991
The spirit of the age; Tennyson; Browning; Clough; Matthew Arnold; four lesser poets; the pre-Raphaelites; Hopkins; other poets; Carlyle; Newman; Ruskin; Pater; four notable authors; other prose writers; history, biography, autobiography; science; travel; drama; children's books; comic verse, parody, nonsense.
Series: Oxford History of English Literature
Number Of Pages: 532
Published: 29th March 1990
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.3 x 14.4
Weight (kg): 0.81