EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes Marketplace items.
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes Marketplace items.
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items.
Longman Anthology of British Literature, Volume 2B

Longman Anthology of British Literature, Volume 2B - 99 edition

ISBN13: 978-0321067661

Cover of Longman Anthology of British Literature, Volume 2B 99 (ISBN 978-0321067661)
ISBN13: 978-0321067661
ISBN10: 0321067665
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 99
Publisher: Longman, Inc.
Published: 1999
International: No

More Shipping Options

Longman Anthology of British Literature, Volume 2B - 99 edition

ISBN13: 978-0321067661

David Damrosch, Peter Manning and Heather Henderson

ISBN13: 978-0321067661
ISBN10: 0321067665
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 99
Publisher: Longman, Inc.

Published: 1999
International: No

Author Bio

Damrosch, David N. : Columbia University in the City of New York

Henderson, Heather : Mount Holyoke College

Sharpe, William Chapman : Barnard College

Table of Contents


Sartor Resartus, Thomas Carlyle.
The Everlasting No.
Centre of Indifference.
The Everlasting Yea.
Natural Supernaturalism.
Past and Present.
Midas The Condition of England.
From Gospel of Mammonism The Irish Widow.
From Labour Know Thy Work.
From Democracy Liberty to Die by Starvation.
Captains of Industry.

Perspectives: The Industrial Landscape.
The Steam Loom Weaver.

From A Record of a Girlhood, Fanny Kemble.
From A Review of Southey's Colloquies, Thomas Babington Macaulay.

Parliamentary Papers ("Blue Books" ).
Testimony of Hannah Goode, a Child Textile Worker.
Testimony of Ann and Elizabeth Eggley, Child Mineworkers.

From Dombey and Son, Charles Dickens.

From Hard Times.

From Sybil, Benjamin Disareli.
From The Condition of the Working Class in England in 1844, Friedrich Engels.
From London Labour and the London Poor, Henry Mahew.
On Liberty, John Stuart Mill.

From Chapter 2.
Of the Liberty of Thought and Discussion.
From Chapter 3.
Of Individuality, as One of the Elements of Well-Being.
The Subjection of Women.
From Chapter 1.
Statement Repudiating the Rights of Husbands.
From Chapter 1.
Childhood, and Early Education.
From Chapter 5.
A Crisis in My Mental History.
One Stage Onward.

To George Sand: A Desire, Elizabeth Barrett Browning.

To George Sand: A Recognition.
A Year's Spinning.
Sonnets from the Portuguese.
1 ("I Thought Once How Theocritus had Sung" ).
13 ("And Wilt Thou Have Me Fashion into Speech" ).
14 ("If Thou Must Love Me, Let it be for Naught" ).
21 ("Say Over Again, and Yet Once Over Again" ).
22 ("When Out Two Souls Stand Up Erect and Strong" ).
24 ("Let the World's Sharpness, Like a Clasping Knife" ).
28 ("My Letters! All Dead Paper, Mute and White!" ).
32 ("The First Time That the Sun Rose on Thine Oath" ).
38 ("First Time He Kissed Me, But He Only Kissed" ).
43 ("How Do I Love Thee? Let Me Count the Ways" ).
Aurora Leigh.
Book 1.
Her Mother's Portrait.
Aurora's Education.
Discovery of Poetry.
Book 2.
Woman and Artist.
No Female Christ.
Aurora's Rejection of Romney.
Book 3.
The Woman Writer in London.
Book 5.
Epic Art and Modern Life.
From A Curse for a Nation.
A Musical Instrument.
The Best Thing in the World.
The Kraken, Alfred, Lord Tennyson.
Mariana The Lady of Shalott.
The Lotos-Eaters.
Break, Break, Break.
The Epic Morte d'Arthur.
The Eagle: A Fragment.
Locksley Hall.
The Princess.
Sweet and Low.
The Splendour Falls.
Tears, Idle Tears.
Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal.
Come Down, O Maid.
"The Woman's Cause is Man's" .
From In Memoriam A. H. H.
The Charge of the Light Brigade.
Idylls of the King.
The Coming of Arthur.
Pelleas and Ettarre.
The Passing of Arthur.
The Higher Pantheism.
Flower in the Crannied Wall.
Crossing the Bar.
Charles Darwin.
The Voyage of the Beagle.
From Chapter 10.
Tierra del Fuego.
From Chapter 17.
Galapagos Archipelago.
On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection.
From Chapter 3.
The Struggle for Existence.
The Descent of Man.
From Chapter 21.
General Summary and Conclusion.
From Autobiography.

Perspectives: Religion and Science.

From Lord Bacon, Thomas Babington Macaulay.
From Sunday Under Three Heads, Charles Dickens.
From The Life of Jesus Critically Examined, David Friedrich Strauss.
From Jane Eyre, Charlotte Brontk.
Epi-strauss-ium, Arthur Hugh Clough.

The Latest Decalogue.
From Dipsychus.

From The Pentateuch and Book of Joshua Critically Examined, John William Colenso.
From Apologia Pro Vita Sua, John Henry Cardinal Newman.
From Evolution and Ethics, Thomas Henry Huxley.
From Father and Son, Sir Edmund Gosse.
Porphyria's Lover, Robert Browning.

Soliloquy of the Spanish Cloister.
My Last Duchess.
How They Brought the Good News from Ghent to Aix.
Home-Thoughts, from Abroad.
Home-Thoughts, from the Sea.
The Bishop Orders His Tomb at Saint Praxed's Church.
Meeting at Night.
Parting at Morning.
A Toccata of Galuppi's.
Love Among the Ruins.
"Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came."
Fra Lippo Lippi.
The Last Ride Together.
Andrea Del Sarto.
Two in the Campagna.
A Woman's Last Word.
Caliban Upon Setebos.
Epilogue to Asolando.

A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens.

From A Walk in a Workhouse.
Companion Readings.
Dickens at Work: Recollections by His Children and Friends.
Dickens Giving a Reading of A Christmas Carol, Kate Field.
Popular Short Fiction.

Our Society at Cranford, Elizabeth Gaskell.
Thrawn Janet, Robert Louis Stevenson.

Thomas Hardy.
The Withered Arm.

A Scandal in Bohemia, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Fortunatus Rex & Co.
Edith Nesbit.
Brother Jacob, George Eliot.
Margaret Fuller and Mary Wollstonecraft.

Modern Painters, John Ruskin.

From Definition of Greatness in Art.
From Of Water, As Painted by Turner.
From Of Modern Landscape.
The Stones of Venice.
From The Nature of Gothic.
From Modern Manufacture and Design.
From The Springs of Wandel.
From Herne-Hill Almond Blossoms.
From Schaffhausen and Milan.
From The Grande Chartreuse.
From Joanna's Care.
Cassandra, Florence Nightingale.

Perspectives: Victorian Ladies and Gentlemen.

From Life of Frances Power Cobbe As Told by Herself, Francis Power Cobbe.
From The Women of England: Their Social Duties and Domestic Habits, Sarah Stickney Ellis.
From Letter to Emily Brontk, Charlotte Brontk.
From Agnes Grey, Anne Brontk.
From The Idea of a University, John Henry Cardinal Newman.
From A Letter to the Queen, Caroline Norton.
From Tom Brown's School Days, Thomas Hughes.
From What Women Are Educated For, Harriet Martineau.
From The Book of Household Management, Isabella Beeton.
Letters and Journal Entries on the Position of Women, Queen Victoria.
From Letters and Memories, Charles Kingsley.
Vitao Lampada, Sir Henry Newbolt.

To Marguerite, Matthew Arnold.
To Marguerite - Continued.
Dover Beach.
Lines Written in Kensington Gardens.
The Buried Life.
Stanzas from the Grande Chartreuse.
The Scholar-Gipsy.
East London.
West London.
The Function of Criticism at the Present Time.
Culture and Anarchy.
From Sweetness and Light.
From Doing as One Likes.
From Hebraism and Hellenism.
From Porro Unum Est Necessarium.
From Conclusion.
From The Study of Poetry.

The Blessed Damozel, Dante Gabriel Rossetti.

The Woodspurge.
The House of Life.
The Sonnet.
4. Lovesight.
6. The Kiss.
Nuptial Sleep.
The Burden of Nineveh.
Song ("She Sat and Sang Alway" ), Christina Rossetti.
Song ("When I am Dead, My Dearest" ).
After Death.
A Pause.
Dead Before Death.
A Triad.
In an Artist's Studio.
A Birthday.
An Apple-Gathering.
Winter: My Secret.
Goblin Market.
"No, Thank You, John."
Promises Like Pie-Crust.
In Progress.
What I Would Give?
A Life's Parallels.
Later Life.
17 ("Something This Foggy Day, a Something Which" ).
Sleeping at Last.

The Defence of Guenevere, William Morris.

The Haystack in the Floods.
From The Beauty of Life.

The Leper, Algernon Charles Swinburne.

The Triumph of Time.
I Will Go Back to the Great Sweet Mother.
Hymn to Proserpine.
A Forsaken Garden.
The Higher Pantheism in a Nutshell.
The Renaissance, Walter Pater.
From Leonardo da Vinci.
From The Child in the House.
From Style.

God's Grandeur, Gerard Manley Hopkins.

The Starlight Night.
The Windhover.
Pied Beauty.
Hurrahing in Harvest.
Binsey Poplars.
Duns Scotus's Oxford.
Felix Randal.
Spring and Fall: To a Young Child.
As Kingfishers Catch Fire.
Carrion Comfort.
No Worst, There Is None.
I Wake and Feel the Fell of Dark, Not Day.
That Nature Is a Heraclitean Fire and of the Comfort of the Resurrection.
Thou Art Indeed Just, Lord.
From Journal On "Inscape" and "Instress" .
From Letter to R.
W. Dixon On Sprung Rhythm.

Without Benefit of Clergy, Rudyard Kipling.

Just So Stories.
How the Whale Got His Throat.
How the Camel Got His Hump.
Gunga Din.
The Widow at Windsor.

Perspectives: Travel and Empire.

From Domestic Manners of the Americans, Frances Trollope.
From Eothen, Alexander William Kinglake.
From A Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to El-Medinah and Meccah, Sir Richard Francis Burton.
From A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains, Isabella Bird.
From Through the Dark Continent, Sir Henry Morton Stanley.
From Travels in West Africa, Mary Kingsley.
Impression du Matin, Oscar Wilde.

The Harlot's House.
Symphony in Yellow.
From The Decay of Lying.
From The Soul of Man Under Socialism.
Preface to The Picture of Dorian Gray.
The Importance of Being Earnest.
From De Profundis.
Companion Reading.
From The Trials of Oscar Wilde, H.
Montgomery Hyde.

Perspectives: Aestheticism, Decadence, and the Fin de Sihcle.

If You're Anxious for to Shine in the High Aesthetic Line, W. S. Gilbert.
From Mr. Whistler's "Ten O'Clock," James Abbott McNeill Whistler.

La Gioconda, "Michael Field" (Katharine Bradley and Edith Cooper).
A Pen-Drawing of Leda.
"A Girl."
Suggestion, Ada Leverson.
Arthur Symons.
White Heliotrope.
From The Decadent Movement in Literature.
From Preface to Silhouettes.

A Ballad of London, Richard Le Gallienne.
The Destroyer of a Soul, Lionel Johnson.

The Dark Angel.
A Decadent's Lyric.

In Praise of Shame, Lord Alfred Douglas.

Two Loves.
Impression de Nuit.

The Masquerade, Olive Custance, (Lady Alfred

  • Marketplace
  • From
More Shipping Options