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A Companion to British Literature

A Companion to British Literature


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DeMaria Packshot

A Companion to British Literature is a comprehensive guide to British literature and the contexts and ideas that have shaped and transformed it over the past 13 centuries. Its four volumes cover literature from all periods and places in Britain and demonstrate the wide variety of approaches to studying the subject.

- Provides the most inclusive and far-reaching overview of British literature from 700-2000, across four volumes and over 100 chapters

- Discusses the historical, social, political, domestic, linguistic, institutional and material contexts in which British literature has been produced

- Written by an internationally diverse range of expert contributors including both distinguished academics and up-and-coming young stars

- Joins readings across geographical, cultural, institutional, economic and mediological contexts

- Demonstrates to students and teachers alike a wide range of possible approaches to the study of British literature

- A general index and a thematic table of contents enable readers to navigate the development of British Literature

INDIVIDUAL VOLUME E-BOOKS

Each of the individual volumes in A Companion to British Literature is available as an e-book to purchase directly from Wiley or via your preferred e-book retailer. For more information, or to purchase one of the volumes, click on the relevant volume title below.

Volume I: Medieval Literature, 700-1450

Volume II: Early Modern Literature, 1450-1660

Volume III: The Long Eighteenth Century, 1660-1830

Volume IV: Victorian and Twentieth-Century Literature, 1837-2000

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NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS

Volume I: Medieval Literature, 700-1450

Volume II: Early Modern Literature, 1450-1660

Volume III: The Long Eighteenth Century, 1660-1830

Volume IV: Victorian and Twentieth-Century Literature, 1837-2000

TABLES OF CONTENTS

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