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The Comic Mode in English Literature : From the Middle Ages to Today
The Comic Mode in English Literature : From the Middle Ages to Today
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Author(s): Roston Murray (Corporate)
Roston, Murray
ISBN No.: 9781441195883
Pages: 288
Year: 201112
Format: Trade Cloth (Hard Cover)
Price: £102.18
Dispatch delay: Dispatched between 7 to 15 days
Status: Available (Active record)

1. Introduction \ 2. Late Medieval \ i. The Second Shepherds' Play \ ii. Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales \ iii. Medwall, Fulgens and Lucrece \ 3. The Renaissance \ i. Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream \ ii.


Falstaff \ iii. Donne, The Flea \ iv. Marvell, The Garden \ 4. The Restoration and Eighteenth Century \ i. Restoration Comedy \ ii. Pope, The Rape of the Lock \ iii. The Vogue of Sentiment \ iv. Sterne, Tristram Shandy \ 5.


The Nineteenth Century \ i. Austen, Emma \ ii. Dickens, The Pickwick Papers \ iii. Poking Fun at the Establishment \ iv. Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest \ v. Jerome K. Jerome, Three Men in a Boat \ 6. The Twentieth Century \ i.


George Bernard Shaw \ ii. Stella Gibbons, Cold Comfort Farm \ iii. Beckett, Waiting for Godot \ iv. Kingsley Amis, Lucky Jim \ v. Malcolm Bradbury, The History Man \¿vi. Helen Fielding, Bridget Jones's Diary \ Notes \ Works Cited - On the Comic \ Works Cited - General \ Index.


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