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  List of years in literature - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1810 in literature - The Houses of Osma and Almeria - Regina Maria Roche
1795 in literature - Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship (to 1796) - Goethe
1731 in literature - Insel Felsenburg (to 1743) - Johann Schnabel
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 ALBANIAN LITERATURE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Although the literature that evolved in Voskopoja was mainly in the Greek language, the need to erect obstacles to Islamisation made necessary the use of national languages, encouraging the development of national cultures.
Naim Frashëri is the founder of the national literature of the Albanians and of the national literary language.
The literature of the Albanians of Italy in the period between the two Wars continued the tradition of the romanticist school of the 19th century.
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 1685   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
1685 (Cryo Interactive, CD-ROM for PC and Mac, $49.95) Entering the exquisitely rendered 3-D animated environs of this mesmerizing adventure...
Islam in Britain 1558- 1685 By Nabil Matar Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998 The reader would be forgiven in thinking that these two books, published...
1682 1683 1684 - 1685 - 1686 1687 1688
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It is not unlikely that the written literature may have begun as early as the sixth century, but at any rate, by the middle of the seventh century the traces of it are clear in the work of Cædmon, according to the testimony of Bede.
It is the custom of historians of literature to divide the literary life of Chaucer into a French, an Italian, and an English period, according as his work was influenced by the manner of each national literature.
Yet it is to this acquaintance with Italy and its literature that we owe the revival of English poetry after its long relapse since the death of Chaucer.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Russian Language and Literature
To profane literature belong the "Testament" Vladimir Monomachus, written in 1099, in which its author gives a recital of his enterprises; and the celebrated account of the battle of Igor ("Slovo" or "Polku Igorevie"), which was found in 1795 in the library of Count Musin Pushkin.
It is a book of a moral character, in which are propounded the rules for living according to the precepts of the Faith and Christian piety, the duties of man as a member of the family, and the way to govern the home well and to care for domestic economy.
Russian literature lost its ecclesiastical character and assumed a lay form; and in ecclesiastical literature itself there was effected a transformation towards the modern, due to the reforms of Peter the Great.
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 American Literature Lectures, Part I
With the Renaissance vogue of travel literature the writings of Smith are intimately connected; to Renaissance poetic models the poetry of Anne Bradstreet owes at least its form and probably its existence.
With unconcsious faithfulness this Puritan literature reflects the Puritan mind: its rigid Calvinism, its morbid consciousness of sin, its superstition, its austerity, its stoical bravery, its vein tenderness, its preference of morality to beauty, its contradictory tendencies toward orthodoxy and nonconformity.
Puritan literature is antique in manner and often in matter; yet it treats profoundly a few subjects of universal and permanent importance, such as the relation between church and state, and the source and functions of governmental sovereignty.
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 literature hermeneutics: termpapersondemand.com- the most extensive online library of term papers, essays, book reports
every age and every language.” Oral literature, in simpler terms, is the transmission of literature through ‘word of mouth,’ or the oral use of narration to transmit a form of literature from one generation to the next, until writing and paper was invented and produced.
Oral Literature in Armenia s significant because the oral tradition became the basis of the Armenian language at present.
Armenian oral literature is said to have stemmed from early translations of Biblical accounts and stories during the third century.
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 The Project Gutenberg eBook of A Short Biographical Dictionary Of English Literature, by John W. Cousin.
The word "literature" is here used in a very wide sense, and this gives rise to considerable difficulty in drawing the line of exclusion.
There are very many writers whose claim to admission may reasonably be considered as good as that of some who have been included; but even had it been possible to discover all these, their inclusion would have swelled the work beyond its limits.
Perhaps his most valuable services to historical literature were his laying down the lines of the great Cambridge Modern History, and his collection of a library of 60,000 vols., which after his death was purchased by an American millionaire and presented to Lord Morley of Blackburn, who placed it in the University of Cambridge.
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 1685 in literature - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
1685 in literature - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
This encyclopedia, history, geography and biography article about 1685 in literature contains research on
1685 in literature, Events, New Books, Births and Deaths.
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 Biography of William Shakespeare   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Shakespeare is named as joint author with John Fletcher on the title-page of The Two Noble Kinsmen (1634), and with William Rowley on that of The Birth of Merlin (1662); there is no reason for rejecting the former ascription or for accepting the latter.
It was once supposed that Shakespeare came from Stratford—on-Avon with Venus and Adonis in his pocket; but it is more likely that both poems owe their origin to the comparative leisure afforded to playwrights and actors by the plague-period of 1592—1594.
The Shakespearian drama is magnificent and incoherent ; it belongs to the adolescence of literature, to a period before the instrument had been sharpened and polished, and made unerring in its touch upon the sources of laughter and of tears.
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 Chronological Survey of Gay Literature   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Yet to date, no single volume has brought together the full history of literature from poetry, fiction, essays, and autobiography that portray love between men.
While other anthologies have focused primarily on poetry, drama, or fiction, this volume is the first to include a full range of genres.
From Michael Bronski: It would be impossible to compile a complete survey of gay male literature; the very looseness of the definition of "gay" (not to mention the wealth of possible material) would overwhelm the project.
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 Literature Conferences Worldwide Upcoming events in literary studies and related fields
Be sure to include literature in your list of keywords when you add your event to the Conference Alerts database.
A conference and associated exhibits andperformances, December 8-10, 2005, to be held atthe Australian National University.
This conference will be an occasion for payinghomage to Derrida by way of “counter-signing” histexts, or by way of “following,” as he understoodthe term: in response to something other in awork, the attempt to make a difference.
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 The Teaching of History
The authentic chronicle treats of facts objectively, the novel is subjective and treats of the spirit of the age, its ideals and ideas.
The literature of the period should be studied and also some literature about the scenes and events of the period.
It is not an insuperable objection to Kenilworth that Scott has rearranged chronology to suit his story, that for instance he introduces Shakespeare as a well-known player and dramatist at a date when he was in reality an infant, or that he makes the death of Amy Robsart occur fifteen years too late.
www.amblesideonline.org /PR/PR12p917TeachingofHistory.shtml   (3557 words)

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The literature on the economics of population passed around this observation as a stream passes around a rock in the stream bed.
The most salient theoretical literature has been neo-classical growth theory from Solow in the 1950s until the 1980s, all of which (except for some work of Phelps) implied that more people reduce per capita con- sumption.
More specifically, I think work is needed on the relationship of population density to the availability of transportation and communication, and perhaps to health and educational services -- or more generally, studies of the relationship of population density to modernization.
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 Alabama Bound Author Marvin Whiting
Born in Fort Valley, Georgia in 1934, Whiting became the third generation of his family to attend Emory University, and completed a B.A. degree there in 1956, majoring in literature.
He attended the Divinity School at Yale University for one year, and then returned to Emory to earn a B.D. from the Candler School of Theology.
Religious Literature In Virginia, 1685-1786 : A Preface To A Study In The History Of Ideas
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At the King's insistence, the land was called Pennsylvania after William Penn's late father.
1685 – About 300,000 French Calvinists or Huguenots flee to escape persecution in Catholic France; some settled in English colonies in America.
King James II was not only out of favor in America, but also in England, primarily for attempting to control Parliament and the courts by appointing fellow Catholics to high office.
www.mhhe.com /socscience/english/perkins/sg/exchron02.htm   (3557 words)

 BBC - History - Charles II (1630 - 1685)
Charles II, as the oldest surviving son of Charles I, spent part of the English Civil War (1642-6) fighting on his father's behalf in the West of England, most notably at the Battle of Edgehill (1642).
Charles's reign also saw the rise of colonisation and trade in India, the East Indies and America (where the British captured New York from the Dutch in 1664), and the passage of Navigation Acts that secured Britain's future as a sea-power.
The king had a hedonistic character - he had numerous mistresses and illegitimate children, and loved racing and gambling - and this led to him having a considerable influence on Restoration art and literature.
www.bbc.co.uk /history/historic_figures/charles_ii_king.shtml   (686 words)

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 Roundheads, Whigs, and Decivilization: A Hoppean Analysis of Stuart England by Jason Jewell
Although in recent years the race/class/gender deconstructionism endemic in literature departments unfortunately has made some headway in the heretofore more sensible history departments, no overarching theory of history has yet arisen with the potential to replace the Whig Interpretation and sweep the field of its competitors.
Charles’ reign was marked by several catastrophes, including war, outbreak of plague, the Great Fire of London, and the formation of the first political parties; however, none of them was severe enough to bring about his downfall.
He died in 1685, leaving behind thirteen children; unfortunately, they were all illegitimate, and thus the succession devolved on his younger brother, who became James II.
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Returning to Paris, his libertine life style may have been the reason that he was not accepted into the Academy until 1702.
In his monograph on Bertin Thierry Lefrancois identifies the present painting as that which the young artist submitted for the annual grand concours of the Academie and which gained him the first prize for painting in 1685 (see literature).
He further identifies a fl chalk drawing in a Paris collection as the premiere pensee for the composition and reproduces a study for the right foreground workman in the Orleans Musee des Beaux Arts which is inscribed Etude de N. Bertin pour son prix de Rome de 1686 (sic)
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 1684 in literature - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
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The principal author of the 1986 NAS-NRC report, Samuel Preston, recently summarized the situation as follows: "Discussions of the role of population growth in economic progress have become markedly less alarmist in the past decade" (1897, p.
Allen Kelley recently reviewed the reviews, as well as the literature as a whole, for the American Economic Association's "official" Journal of Economic Literature.
He finds that the recent work converges at a position much like that of the 1986 NRC-NAS, and he adds the interpretation that "in a number of countries the impact of population was probably negligible, and in some it may have been positive" (1988, p.
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 Term Structure Literature
This compilation of the literature on modeling the term structure and pricing interest rate derivatives is designed to reflect the modern approach, which has as its basis the no-arbitrage or risk-neutral principle.
It does not attempt to include the voluminous literature on the term structure that goes back more than half a century.
A large body of literature on mortgage securities is not included here with a few exceptions.
www.bus.lsu.edu /academics/finance/faculty/dchance/Research/TermStructureLit.htm   (7926 words)

 English Literature Terms and Background
It is unlikely that many of these more obscure terms will appear on the literature GRE.
However, this list will prove a handy reference for the student of literature, and I have highlighted in blue those terms I believe may appear.
Caroline -- English literature written during the reign of Charles I and II (1625-1685)
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 Thomas Otway (1652-1685) : Library of Congress Citations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Author: Pollard, Hazel M. Batzer, 1914- Title: From heroics to sentimentalism : a study of Thomas Otway's tragedies / by Hazel M. Batzer Pollard ; with an introductory pref.
Series: A Reference guide to literature LC Call No.: Z2014.D7 A68 1984 PR691 Dewey No.: 016.822/4 19 ISBN: 0816182892 (pbk.) Notes: Includes index.
Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.
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 Access The Great Books
It is strongly recommended that the reader visit The Center for the Study of the Great Ideas for background on the ideas and formation of this list.
Soon this will exclude much of the great literature published after 1950 until well after the year 2050 or further.
Their continued commitment to clarifying the complex ideas in literature and philosophy has helped us all over the years.
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 British, Welsh, Irish, and Scottish literature on CD, from Seedy Press books on CD, B&R Samizdat Express
This British Literature 2-CD set, with the complete text of these books, in plain text, is available for just $29 at our online store.
This British Literature CD with 2379 books, in plain text and with software that lets you listen as well as read, is available for $29 at our online store.
Their works are all on the same American Literature CD available at our online store, with 619 books, in plain text, and with software that lets you listen as well as read.
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