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The English fable : Aesop and literary culture, 1651-1740, Jayne Elizabeth Lewis

Label
The English fable : Aesop and literary culture, 1651-1740
Title
The English fable
Title remainder
Aesop and literary culture, 1651-1740
Statement of responsibility
Jayne Elizabeth Lewis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lewis, Jayne Elizabeth
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR448.F34
LC item number
L49 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dryden, John
  • Gay, John
  • Winchilsea, Anne Kingsmill Finch
  • Aesop
  • Aesop
  • Dryden, John
  • Winchilsea, Anne Finch
  • Dryden, John (1631-1700)
  • Esope de Phrygie, 0620?-0560? av. J.-C
  • Ésope
  • Gay, John
  • Winchilsea, Anne Finch
  • Dryden, John
  • Gay, John
  • Aesopus
  • English literature
  • Fables, English
  • English literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Fables, Greek
  • English literature
  • Animals in literature
  • Fabels
  • Engels
  • Littérature anglaise
  • Fables anglaises
  • Fables
  • Littérature anglaise
  • Rezeption
  • Fabel
  • Geschichte 1651-1740
  • Englisch
Label
The English fable : Aesop and literary culture, 1651-1740, Jayne Elizabeth Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-229) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the English fable -- Aesopian examples: the English fable collection and its authors, 1651-1740 -- "The first pieces of wit": Augustan fable theory and the birth of the book -- Common and uncommon characters: the lives of Aesop -- Brutal transactions, "mysterious writ": Aesop's fables and Dryden's later poetry -- In her "transparent laberynth": obstructions of poetic justice in Anne Finch's fables -- Risking contradiction: John Gay's Fables and the matter of reading -- The moral
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 234 pages
Isbn
9780521481113
Lccn
95008403
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32276263
  • (OCoLC)ocm32276263
Label
The English fable : Aesop and literary culture, 1651-1740, Jayne Elizabeth Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-229) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the English fable -- Aesopian examples: the English fable collection and its authors, 1651-1740 -- "The first pieces of wit": Augustan fable theory and the birth of the book -- Common and uncommon characters: the lives of Aesop -- Brutal transactions, "mysterious writ": Aesop's fables and Dryden's later poetry -- In her "transparent laberynth": obstructions of poetic justice in Anne Finch's fables -- Risking contradiction: John Gay's Fables and the matter of reading -- The moral
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 234 pages
Isbn
9780521481113
Lccn
95008403
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32276263
  • (OCoLC)ocm32276263

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