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Author Bevis, Matthew.

Title The art of eloquence : Byron, Dickens, Tennyson, Joyce / Matthew Bevis
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (302 pages)
Summary Bevis considers how Byron, Dickens, Tennyson, and Joyce, and their publics, conceived the relations between public speaking and literary expression. By drawing upon a wide range of sources he argues that oratorical procedures and languages were formative influences on literary culture from Romanticism to Modernism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
English language -- Political aspects -- Great Britain -- History.
English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Oratory in literature.
Eloquence in literature.
Figures of speech in literature.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191719790 ebook