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Longman Anthology of World Literature The 19th Century

ISBN-10: 0321173066

ISBN-13: 9780321173065

Edition: 2004

Authors: David Damrosch, April Alliston, Marshall Brown, Sabry Hafez, Ursula K. Heise

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The Longman Anthology of World Literature, Volume E offers a fresh presentation of the varieties of world literature from the 19th century. The editors of the anthology have sought to find economical ways to place texts within their cultural contexts, and have selected and grouped our materials in ways intended to foster connections and conversations across the anthology, between eras as well as regions. The anthology includes epic, lyric poetry, drama, and prose narrative, with many works in their entirety. Classic major authors are presented together with more recently recovered voices as the editors seek to suggest something of the full literary dialogue of each region and period. Engaging introductions, scholarly annotations, regional maps, pronunciation guides, and illustrations provide a supportive editorial setting. For anyone interested in world literature.
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Book details

List price: $52.60
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
Publication date: 11/3/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1008
Size: 6.50" wide x 10.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.496
Language: English

David Damrosch is Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University. He is the author of "The Narrative Covenant" and "We Scholars: Changing the Culture of the University" and the general editor of "The Longman Anthology of British Literature".

19th Century
Cross-Currents: The Folk and Their Tales
Aesop
The Wolf and the Lamb
The Lion's Share
The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse
The Fox and the Crow
The Frogs Desiring a King
The Hare and the Tortoise
Panchatantra, tr. Patrick Olivelle
The Turtle and the Geese
Jean De La Fontaine, tr. N.R. Shapiro
The Tortoise and the Two Geese (French, 1678)
The Pali Jatalax, tr. Robert Chalmers
Prince Five-Weapons, Panchavudha Jataka
Joel Chandler Harris
The Wonderful Tar-Baby
Charles Perrault
Donkeyskin
Benedikte Naubert
From The Cloak
Jacob Grimm
All Kinds of Fur
Coyote Tales
Coyote and Bull
Coyote as Medicine-Man
Mark Twain
The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County
William Wordsworth (1770-1850)
Lines Written a Few Miles above Tintern Abbey
Nutting
From "Preface to Lyrical Ballads."
My heart leaps up
To the Cuckoo
Ode: Intimations of Immortality
Composed Upon Westminster Bridge, September 3, 1802
Mark the concentrated hazels that enclose
The Prelude
From Book 5, The Dream of the Arab
London
From Book 6, Traveling in the Alps
Simplon Pass
From Book 11, Imagination Restored by Nature
From Book 14, Conclusion
Perspectives: Romantic Nature
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Reverie 5
Immanuel Kant
From Critique of Practical Reason
William Blake
The Ecchoing Green
The Tyger
John Keats
Ode to a Nightingale
To Autumn
Annette von Droste-Hulshoff
The Man on the Heath
In the Grass
Giacomo Leopardi (1798-1837)
The Infinite, tr. Iris Origo and John Heath-Stubbs
Dialogue Between Nature and an Icelander
Ralph Waldo Emerson
From Nature
From Self-Reliance
Henry David Thoreau
From Walden
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832)
Faust, tr. David Luke
To the Moon
The Erlking
The Bride of Corinth
Mignon
Dusk Descended from on High
Blissful Yearning
Resonance: Johann Peter Eckermann, from Conversations with Goethe
George Gordon, Lord Byron. (1788-1824)
From Don Ju"