William Blackwood and ons, Edinburgh, 1899,:
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ELTON, Oliver. The Augustan Ages. Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1899. Pp. [i]-xii,-427,(1). 8vo, maroon cloth with gilt lettering and borders to spine. Volume Eight in the Periods of European Literature series, edited by Professor Saintsbury. Contents: 1. Prose of the Reign of Louis XIV:Thought, Learning, and Eloquence; 2. French Chronicle, Fiction and Poetry; 3. French Drama: Boileau and Criticism; 4. English Prose, 1660-1700; 5. En glish Verse from 1660 to 1700, and English Drama; 6. The English Augustan Writers; 7. The Decay of Latin: Germania; 8. Italy and the Peninsula; 9. Con... View More...