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34 terms
17th Century British Literature
John Donne
Aemilia Lanyer
Ben Jonson
Mary Wroth
(1572-1631)- poet who radically changed cliche romance to mak…
(1569-1645) - first englishwoman to publish a substantial vol…
(1572-1637) - named his collection of poems under the same na…
(1587-1651) - most prolific, self-conscious, and impressive f…
John Donne
(1572-1631)- poet who radically changed cliche romance to mak…
Aemilia Lanyer
(1569-1645) - first englishwoman to publish a substantial vol…
23 terms
20th Century British Literature
Joseph Conrad
Virginia Woolf
DH Lawrence
Somerset Maugham
Used anti-heroes and often times he used nautical settings as…
She was famous for playing with literary tools like Point-of-…
Addressed issues of relationships set in the industrialized w…
His style was simple and accessible which probably added to h…
Joseph Conrad
Used anti-heroes and often times he used nautical settings as…
Virginia Woolf
She was famous for playing with literary tools like Point-of-…
40 terms
British Literature: 16th Century
1485
Henry VII
1517
Who reigned in the 16th century?
Tudor dynasty begins
Killed Richard III, Becoming new King of England in 1485
Martin Luther and Protestantism: Beginning of Christian Refor…
Henry V, Henry VII, Henry VIII, Elizabeth I
1485
Tudor dynasty begins
Henry VII
Killed Richard III, Becoming new King of England in 1485
8 terms
19th Century British Literature
Romanticism
Wordsworth
Goody Blake and Gary Hill
Simon Lee
A celebration of nature and emotion in literature. ... French Re…
Lyrical Ballads-> written with Coleridge... Poetry to be accessi…
Wordsworth. Ballad. Simplicity and motion. Repetition, onomat…
Wordsworth. Ryhming Lyrical poem . Untraditional as the prota…
Romanticism
A celebration of nature and emotion in literature. ... French Re…
Wordsworth
Lyrical Ballads-> written with Coleridge... Poetry to be accessi…
5 terms
British Literature-Twentieth Century
Literary characteristics (4)
"How many loved your moments of glad g…
Theme of Adam's Curse
Three ways which the theme of Adam's C…
Secularism... Pessimism... Experimental... Difficult to undnerstand
She had her time in the spotlight when she was younger and be…
Hard work (curse of man is to work the ground)
Poetry (it's hard to write poetry)... Beauty (girls have to work…
Literary characteristics (4)
Secularism... Pessimism... Experimental... Difficult to undnerstand
"How many loved your moments of glad g…
She had her time in the spotlight when she was younger and be…
25 terms
19th Century British Literature
Affliction
Assuage (TD 193)
Attenuate (TD 193)
Cajolery
A state or pain, distress, or grief, misery.
Mitigate, appease, allay alleviate.
Slender, thin, emaciated, tapering to thinness.
Persuading by flattery, or deceit.
Affliction
A state or pain, distress, or grief, misery.
Assuage (TD 193)
Mitigate, appease, allay alleviate.
24 terms
British Literature: 20th Century
The writings of..., ..., and, .... cau…
1914
.... British men were killed or wounde…
.... were killed, wounded, or frozen o…
Charles Darwin... Karl Marx... Sigmund Freud
World War I began... -Britain, France, and Russia opposed German…
60,000... Battle of the Somme
300,000... Battle of Ypres
The writings of..., ..., and, .... cau…
Charles Darwin... Karl Marx... Sigmund Freud
1914
World War I began... -Britain, France, and Russia opposed German…
21 terms
20th century British Literature
Hap
The Darkling Thursh
Channel Firing
The Convergence of Twain
Thomas Hardy,1898
Thomas Hardy,1901
Thomas Hardy,1914
Thomas Hardy, 1912,1914
Hap
Thomas Hardy,1898
The Darkling Thursh
Thomas Hardy,1901
41 terms
16th Century British Literature
Tudor England
The English Renaissance
The English Renaissance Poetic Techniq…
Humanism
Ruled from 1485 to 1603... Court was the center of culture, weal…
Late 15th and early 16th centuries... Rebirth of art and redisco…
Chief genre: epic... Used their nation's vernacular
Shifted training from being for the Church to the kind of lea…
Tudor England
Ruled from 1485 to 1603... Court was the center of culture, weal…
The English Renaissance
Late 15th and early 16th centuries... Rebirth of art and redisco…
28 terms
17th Century British Literature
17th Century
King Charles
Lord Cromwell
1642
defined by the culture war between the increasingly secuarliz…
the tyrannical king of England who extorted his people moneta…
Leader of the House of Lords, a tyrannical austere Puritan. C…
the date in which the Puritan Parliament closed the theaters…
17th Century
defined by the culture war between the increasingly secuarliz…
King Charles
the tyrannical king of England who extorted his people moneta…
77 terms
17th Century British Literature
Donne
Donne
Donne
Donne
Mark but this flea and mark in this, how little that which th…
When by thy scorn O murdress I am dead
I wonder by my troth what thou and I Did till we loved? were…
All king and all their favorites, all glory of honors beautie…
Donne
Mark but this flea and mark in this, how little that which th…
Donne
When by thy scorn O murdress I am dead
36 terms
18th Century British Literature
The Glorious Revolution
The Bill of Rights
Bank of England
Tories and Whigs (Robert Walpole)
1688
1689
1694
1721
The Glorious Revolution
1688
The Bill of Rights
1689
20th Century British Literature
Now as I was young and easy under the…
The majesty and burning of the child's…
Exercised in the still night... When only…
that blasts the roots of trees... Is my d…
Dylan Thomas, "Fern HIll"
Dylan Thomas, "A Refusal to Mourn the Death, By Fire, Of a Ch…
Dylan Thomas, "In My Craft or Sullen Art"
Dylan Thomas, "The Force That Through the Green Fuse Drives t…
Now as I was young and easy under the…
Dylan Thomas, "Fern HIll"
The majesty and burning of the child's…
Dylan Thomas, "A Refusal to Mourn the Death, By Fire, Of a Ch…
British Literature: Quiz 3 (16th Century)
Utopia
Renaissance
Bastion
Comedy
(n) no place (literally); a fantastical vision of a New World…
(n) the rebirth of art, culture, and intellect started in Ita…
(n) a fortified place, stronghold
(n) a play that is primarily humorous
Utopia
(n) no place (literally); a fantastical vision of a New World…
Renaissance
(n) the rebirth of art, culture, and intellect started in Ita…
380 terms
British Literature - Restoration & 18th Century
The movement that influenced the Resto…
The literary period (1660-1798) that c…
The AUTHOR for the Restoration that we…
The AUTHORS for the 18th Century that…
Neoclassicism
Restoration & 18th Century Period
John Dryden
Alexander Pope... Daniel Defoe... Jonathan Swift... Samuel Johnson…
The movement that influenced the Resto…
Neoclassicism
The literary period (1660-1798) that c…
Restoration & 18th Century Period
25 terms
British Literature: Early 17th century
Who reigns in the early 17th century?
Interregnum
early 17th century authors
metaphysical poetry
James I, Charles I, Richard Cromwell
A period of time from 1649-1660 where the commonwealth reigne…
Milton, Herrick, Donne, Ben Jonson, Herbert, Crashaw, Carew,…
a type of poem created in the early 17th century that relies…
Who reigns in the early 17th century?
James I, Charles I, Richard Cromwell
Interregnum
A period of time from 1649-1660 where the commonwealth reigne…
32 terms
British Literature (20th Century Novelists)
Rudyard Kipling
Rudyard Kipling
Rudyard Kipling
Rudyard Kipling
The Betrothed
Gunga Din
Just So Stories
The Jungle Book
Rudyard Kipling
The Betrothed
Rudyard Kipling
Gunga Din
25 terms
British Literature: Restoration/18th century
1660
Royal Society
1689
Who reigns in the restoration?
Charles II is restored to the English Throne, beginning the R…
Charles II's club for intellectuals, indicative of his love f…
The Glorious Revolution: deposition of James II; William of O…
Charles II, James II, William of Orange, George
1660
Charles II is restored to the English Throne, beginning the R…
Royal Society
Charles II's club for intellectuals, indicative of his love f…
9 terms
British Literature Restoration and 18th Century
Dates of Restoration and 18th century?
What did 1660 mark?
Charles I was
What began the Restoration?
1660-1798
The end of the Puritan age the the beginning of the Restoration
Deposed and beheaded
The restoration of the Stuart monarchy (Charles II)
Dates of Restoration and 18th century?
1660-1798
What did 1660 mark?
The end of the Puritan age the the beginning of the Restoration
10 terms
British Literature (17th and 18th Century)
Thomas Hobbes
John Minton
John Bunyan
John Locke
Leviathan
Paradise Lost
Pilgrim's Progress
Two Treaties on Government
Thomas Hobbes
Leviathan
John Minton
Paradise Lost
16 terms
8th-18th Century British Literature
"The Dream of the Rood"
Beowulf
Canterbury Tales
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Unknown
Unknown
Chaucer
(unknown Middle English)
"The Dream of the Rood"
Unknown
Beowulf
Unknown
103 terms
20-21st Century British Literature
HMS Dreadnought 1 and 2
Lusitania
Titanic
Caledonia
SHIP 1906 and 1913... Very simple and cost same as Lusitania.
SHIP 1907 and at time, biggest ship in the world. Sunk by Ger…
SHIP Followed by Olympic and Britannic. Sunk by iceberg.
SHIP Sunk in 1940 by U-25.
HMS Dreadnought 1 and 2
SHIP 1906 and 1913... Very simple and cost same as Lusitania.
Lusitania
SHIP 1907 and at time, biggest ship in the world. Sunk by Ger…
British Literature Final 18th Century
18th Century is known as:
Act of Union:
Partisan Politics:
The Torries
The Age of Enlightenment, it is a cultural movement of humani…
The formation of the United Kingdom, England, Scotland, wales…
Broken into 2 parties: Torries and Wigs
Conservative values and delay change. Similar to Republicans…
18th Century is known as:
The Age of Enlightenment, it is a cultural movement of humani…
Act of Union:
The formation of the United Kingdom, England, Scotland, wales…
31 terms
19-20th Century British Literature
"The White Man's Burden"
"Songs of Innocence and Experience"
"Tintern Abbey" "Lines Written in Earl…
"Address to a Steam vessel"
Kipling
Blake (Romantic)
Wordsworth(Romantic)
Joanna Baillie (Romantic)
"The White Man's Burden"
Kipling
"Songs of Innocence and Experience"
Blake (Romantic)
22 terms
British Literature: 16th-17th Century
Utopia
Reformation
Lord High Chancellor
Dispensation of Banns
A society that is perfect or near perfect. ... Greek: "No place"…
A period of time in the early 16th century in which many Euro…
Equivalent to vice-president in a monarchical system... - In cha…
Publicly announcing a wedding, opening it up for opposition b…
Utopia
A society that is perfect or near perfect. ... Greek: "No place"…
Reformation
A period of time in the early 16th century in which many Euro…
21 terms
Eighteenth Century & Romantic British Literature
Jane Austen
Aphra Behn
Frances Burney
John Cleland
Pride and Prejudice (1813)
Oroonoko (1688)
Evelina (1778)
Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure (1748-49)
Jane Austen
Pride and Prejudice (1813)
Aphra Behn
Oroonoko (1688)
103 terms
18th century British literature - citace
What Authority, or Call I had, to pret…
I beckon'd him again to come to me, an…
My island was now peopled, and I thoug…
Calvin, in the sixteenth century, who…
Robinson Crusoe
Robinson Crusoe
Robinson Crusoe
Robinson Crusoe
What Authority, or Call I had, to pret…
Robinson Crusoe
I beckon'd him again to come to me, an…
Robinson Crusoe
Twentieth Century British Literature Quiz
Yeats
Owen
Housman
Laurence
Easter 1916... The second Coming... The Lake Isle of Innisfree
Dulce et Decorum Est
To an Athlete Dying Young
Snake
Yeats
Easter 1916... The second Coming... The Lake Isle of Innisfree
Owen
Dulce et Decorum Est
12 terms
19th Century British Literature Midterm
Moritz
Kant
Keats
Tennyson
"On the Artistic Imitation of the Beautiful"
"Analytic of the Beautiful"
"Ode on a Grecian Urn" ... Letters "To George and Thomas Keats"…
"The Lady of Shalott"... "The Palace of Art"
Moritz
"On the Artistic Imitation of the Beautiful"
Kant
"Analytic of the Beautiful"
20 terms
Victorian British Literature Nineteenth Century
Emily Brontë
Charlotte Brontë
Wilkie Collins
Charles Dickens
Wuthering Heights
Jane Eyre
The Woman in White
Bleak House
Emily Brontë
Wuthering Heights
Charlotte Brontë
Jane Eyre
46 terms
Early 17th Century British Literature
The Early 17th Century consisted of wh…
The 17th century begins when?
William Shakespeare based his play Mac…
King James I survived an assassination…
Stuarts & Orange
Queen Elizabeth I dies and James Stuart of Scotland becomes K…
King James I
The Gun Powder Plot of November 5, 1605
The Early 17th Century consisted of wh…
Stuarts & Orange
The 17th century begins when?
Queen Elizabeth I dies and James Stuart of Scotland becomes K…
33 terms
British Literature II: 20th Century
Long Live the great art vortex sprung…
Thus one of the most humiliating exper…
"I wouldn't want to live in this dump.…
The only charge I could bring against…
Author: Wyndham Lewis... Title: Blast... Importance:
Author:Ngugi wa Thiong'o... Title: Decolonising the Mind... Importa…
Author: Harold Pinter... Title: Dumb Waiter... Importance:
Author: Virginia Woolf... Title: A Room of One's Own ... Importance:
Long Live the great art vortex sprung…
Author: Wyndham Lewis... Title: Blast... Importance:
Thus one of the most humiliating exper…
Author:Ngugi wa Thiong'o... Title: Decolonising the Mind... Importa…
20th Century and Contemporary British Literature
Thomas Hardy
Tess of the d'Urbervilles
Jude the Obscure
Virginia Woolf
Author of Tess of the d'Urbervilles and Jude the Obscure
Alec, Angel Clare, Joan, Jack
Sue Bridehead, Arabella Donn, Richard Phillotson, Little Fath…
Author of To the Lighthouse, Mrs Dalloway, and A Room of One'…
Thomas Hardy
Author of Tess of the d'Urbervilles and Jude the Obscure
Tess of the d'Urbervilles
Alec, Angel Clare, Joan, Jack
46 terms
Early 17th Century British Literature
The Early 17th Century consisted of wh…
The 17th century begins when?
William Shakespeare based his play Mac…
King James I survived an assassination…
Stuarts & Orange
Queen Elizabeth I dies and James Stuart of Scotland becomes K…
King James I
The Gun Powder Plot of November 5, 1605
The Early 17th Century consisted of wh…
Stuarts & Orange
The 17th century begins when?
Queen Elizabeth I dies and James Stuart of Scotland becomes K…
50 terms
17th Century, The Restoration, and the 18th Century British Literature
Shakespearean Sonnets Form
Shakespearean Sonnet #3
Shakespearean Sonnet #12
Shakespearean Sonnet #18
Iambic pentameter... 3 quatrains and a rhyming couplet... Rhyme sch…
Procreation sonnet. A young man can achieve greatness and liv…
Procreation sonnet. The effects and ravaging of time is only…
Nature sonnet. Compares his beloved's beauty to a summer day…
Shakespearean Sonnets Form
Iambic pentameter... 3 quatrains and a rhyming couplet... Rhyme sch…
Shakespearean Sonnet #3
Procreation sonnet. A young man can achieve greatness and liv…
49 terms
British Literature // Arnold—20th Century
Matthew Arnold
The Forsaken Merman
The Forsaken Merman
The Buried Life
Who wrote "The Forsaken Merman" and "The Buried Life"?
"'Twill be Easter-time in the world—ah me! And I lose my poor…
"But we stood without in the cold blowing airs. ... We climb'd o…
"Alas! is even love too weak ... To unlock the heart, and let it…
Matthew Arnold
Who wrote "The Forsaken Merman" and "The Buried Life"?
The Forsaken Merman
"'Twill be Easter-time in the world—ah me! And I lose my poor…
Mtel British Literature (Victorian to 20th century)
Victorian literature
Victorian period
Victorian authors
Arnold Mathew Critic
To help improve the morals of the readers... Good character are…
Queen Victoria... High morals... Men work outside... Females stay in t…
Mathew Arnold... Charles Dickens ... Charlotte Bronte... Thomas Hardy
Critics prose on entire design, relevant to life and style
Victorian literature
To help improve the morals of the readers... Good character are…
Victorian period
Queen Victoria... High morals... Men work outside... Females stay in t…
Context exam 2 - 17th century British literature
Thomas Hobbes lived
1640
1646
1652
1588-1679
Hobbes wrote treatise defending Charles I as King, The Elemen…
Hobbes became tutor to exiled Prince Charles
Hobbes returned to England
Thomas Hobbes lived
1588-1679
1640
Hobbes wrote treatise defending Charles I as King, The Elemen…
20 terms
British Literature (Assorted Novelists 18th-19th Century)
Jane Austen
Jane Austen
Jane Austen
Sir Walter Scott
Pride and Prejudice
Sense and Sensibility
Emma
Ivanhoe
Jane Austen
Pride and Prejudice
Jane Austen
Sense and Sensibility
27 terms
British Literature Test 1 Renaissance /17th century
Elizabeth
James
Charles I
Charles II
was the fifth and last monarch of the Tudor dynasty. The daug…
political accomplishments (or lack thereof) as King do not co…
was monarch of the three kingdoms of England, Scotland, and I…
...
Elizabeth
was the fifth and last monarch of the Tudor dynasty. The daug…
James
political accomplishments (or lack thereof) as King do not co…
42 terms
British Literature: Chapter 6 Restoration and 18th Century
Popular genres
3 Philosophies
Reasoning
Virtuous living could be attained by _…
Prose... Satire... Drama
Rationalism... Deism... Didactisim
Rationalism
Using reason
Popular genres
Prose... Satire... Drama
3 Philosophies
Rationalism... Deism... Didactisim
24 terms
EN 204 British Literature: Restoration and 18th Century
William and Mary
Jacobins
Act of Union
House of Lords (nobles), House of Comm…
Came to the throne during the Glorious Revolution
Followers of James I
Formed Great Britain
Political Representations
William and Mary
Came to the throne during the Glorious Revolution
Jacobins
Followers of James I
9 terms
English 11: 17th century British Literature stories
Meaning of poem: to converse someone i…
Meaning of poem: separation is only te…
Meaning of poem: love is on going and…
Meaning of poem: death has no power
meditation 17
song
a valediction forbidding mourning
holy sonnet 10
Meaning of poem: to converse someone i…
meditation 17
Meaning of poem: separation is only te…
song
Twentieth and Twenty-First Century British Literature
1870-1914
1870-1901
1901-1914
1914-1965
Realistic Period (reaction against Romantics)
Late Victorian Age (decadence and aestheticism)
Edwardian Age (initial reactions against Victorian convention…
Modernist Period (experimental writing; stream of consciousne…
1870-1914
Realistic Period (reaction against Romantics)
1870-1901
Late Victorian Age (decadence and aestheticism)
21 terms
ENG 325 18th Century British Literature
Samuel Pepys... The Diary
John Dryden... Annus Mirabilis
Aphra Behn... Oroonoko
Daniel Defoe... Robinson Crusoe
"Having stayed, and in an hour's time seen the fire rage ever…
"More great than human, now, and more August, New deified she…
"What reports of the Prince's conduct were made to the King,…
"...and that there should not be one Soul sav'd but my self;…
Samuel Pepys... The Diary
"Having stayed, and in an hour's time seen the fire rage ever…
John Dryden... Annus Mirabilis
"More great than human, now, and more August, New deified she…
8 terms
English 11: 17th century British Literature
characterized literary devices of conc…
John Donne emphasized the ____ life as…
metaphysical poetry is also noted for…
an image or description that appears t…
metaphysical poetry
spiritual, intellect, science, myth legend and philosophy
conversational
paradox
characterized literary devices of conc…
metaphysical poetry
John Donne emphasized the ____ life as…
spiritual, intellect, science, myth legend and philosophy
15 terms
21 Century Literature and British Literature Vocabulary Set 3
abhor
bigot
counterfeit
enfranchise
hate
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
fake, false
give voting rights
abhor
hate
bigot
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
32 terms
British Literature- 17th and 18th Century Vocab
Semblance
Illumine
Transgress
Guile
appearance; image
to light up
violate a law or command
artful trickery; cunning
Semblance
appearance; image
Illumine
to light up
16 terms
British Literature - 1st half of the 20th century
George Bernard Shaw
Joseph Conrad
Rudyard Kipling
H. G. Wells
Pygmalion (= My Fair Lady)
Lord Jim
The Jungle Book
The War of the Worlds The Invisible Man
George Bernard Shaw
Pygmalion (= My Fair Lady)
Joseph Conrad
Lord Jim
94 terms
British Literature: Victorian Age - 20th Century - Final
Oscar Wilde
Gwendolen
The Importance of Being Earnest
Harold Pinter
We live, as I hope you know, Mr. Worthing, in an age of ideal…
We live, as I hope you know, Mr. Worthing, in an age of ideal…
We live, as I hope you know, Mr. Worthing, in an age of ideal…
When I watered the flowers he stood, watching me, and watchin…
Oscar Wilde
We live, as I hope you know, Mr. Worthing, in an age of ideal…
Gwendolen
We live, as I hope you know, Mr. Worthing, in an age of ideal…
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