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Table of Contents

England, 1660-1800
an age without a hero? / James William Johnson
Absalom and Achitophel and the father hero / Larry Carver
Dryden's Alexander / W.B. Carnochan
Concepts of the hero in comic drama, 1660-1710 / Robert D. Hume
"I the lofty stile decline"
self-apology and the "heroick strain" in some of Swift's poems / C.J. Rawson
Fielding and the disappearance of heroes / J. Paul Hunter
Johnson's heroes / Robert Folkenflik
Wars within doors
erotic heroism in eighteenth-century literature / Peter Hughes
Richardson's Lovelace and the self-dramatizing hero of the Restoration / Arthur Lindley
Gothic heroes / Howard Anderson.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
820/.9/353
Library of Congress
PR449.H45 E5 1982

The Physical Object

Pagination
230 p. ;
Number of pages
230

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL4119360M
Internet Archive
englishhero166010000unse
ISBN 10
087413174X
LC Control Number
80053894
Goodreads
3633984
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