A History of English Prose Fiction
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A History of English Prose Fiction

By Bayard Tuckerman
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Table of Contents
  • A HISTORY OF ENGLISH PROSE FICTION
  • PREFACE.
  • CONTENTS
  • CHAPTER I.
    • THE ROMANCE OF CHIVALRY.
      • I
      • II.
    • I
    • II.
  • CHAPTER II.
    • CHAUCER. POPULAR TALES. MORE'S "UTOPIA."
  • CHAPTER III.
    • THE AGE OF ELIZABETH: LYLY, GREENE, LODGE, SIDNEY.
      • I.
      • II.
    • I.
    • II.
  • CHAPTER IV.
    • THE PURITANS. BUNYAN'S "PILGRIM'S PROGRESS."
      • I.
      • II.
    • I.
    • II.
  • CHAPTER V.
    • THE RESTORATION. ROGER BOYLE. MRS. MANLEY. MRS. BEHN.
      • I.
      • II.
    • I.
    • II.
  • CHAPTER VI.
    • THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY. I.—ENGLAND UNDER ANNE AND THE FIRST TWO GEORGES. II.—SWIFT, ADDISON, DEFOE. III.—RICHARDSON, FIELDING, SMOLLETT.
      • I.
      • II.
      • III.
    • I.
    • II.
    • III.
  • CHAPTER VII.
    • THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY CONTINUED. I.—THE RELIGIOUS REVIVAL. II.—STERNE, JOHNSON, GOLDSMITH, AND OTHERS. III.—MISS BURNEY, AND THE FEMALE NOVELISTS. IV.—THE ROMANTIC REVIVAL.
      • I.
      • II.
      • III.
      • IV.
      • V.
    • I.
    • II.
    • III.
    • IV.
    • V.
  • CHAPTER VIII.
    • I.—THE NOVEL IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY. II.—THE NOVEL OF LIFE AND MANNERS. III.—OF SCOTCH LIFE. IV.—OF IRISH LIFE. V.—OF ENGLISH LIFE. VI.—OF AMERICAN LIFE. VII.—THE HISTORICAL NOVEL. VIII.—THE NOVEL OF PURPOSE. IX.—THE NOVEL OF FANCY. X.—USE AND ABUSE OF FICTION.
      • I.
      • II.
      • III.
      • IV.
      • V.
      • VI.
      • VII.
      • VIII.
      • IX.
      • X.
    • I.
    • II.
    • III.
    • IV.
    • V.
    • VI.
    • VII.
    • VIII.
    • IX.
    • X.
  • INDEX.
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