A lib guide for a survey course for British Literature.
Last Updated: Oct 16, 2014
Biographical information on Daniel Defoe
Biographical information on Mary Wolenstencraft.
Althought Wolenstencraft was a Romantic writer, we study her with Defoe.
Biographical information on Jonathan Swift
Neoclassism or the Age of Reason
Looked back to the classics in Roman and Greek Culture
Valued scientific information and reasoning
Emphasised the human intellect