The French Disease

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleThe French Disease Author(S)Karen Newman (Author)
Abstract  A essay is presented on the importance of French aesthetics, culture, and neoclassic forms to English literature in the early modern period. The author describes the history of the dissemination of French literature, the translation of the French language to English, and poetry translation and criticism. The author cites poetry critic Nicolas Boileau Despréaux, literary critic A.D. Nuttall, and translator John Dryden. ...Paginationp 33-48
SubjectLiteratureDescriptorsLiterature, Comparative
Journal TitleComparative Literature  
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