A Short History of English Literature

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Wiley, May 9, 1994 - Literary Criticism - 248 pages
Thoroughly updated, this book remains the best overall survey of English literature available.
  • Brings this successful book up to date with new material on, among others, Caryl Churchill, Brian Friel, Martin Amis and Graham Swift
  • Very accessible

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About the author (1994)

Robert Barnard is a former Professor of English Literature at the University of Tromso, Norway. He is the author of many crime novels, as well as studies of the work of Charles Dickens and Agatha Christie.

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