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What is true about Stuart Literature?
more personal than tudor
artistic success results from didactic conception
its ideals emphasize clarity and simplicity
Another name for Commonwealth Period?
Who came to the throne as a result of the Glorious Revolution?
William and Mary
Donne converted from what to what?
Catholic to Anglican
Donne severely hampered his chances for career advancement by doing what?
marrying an underage girl of superior rank
virute which "Lecture upon a Shadow" most stresses
"the anniversary" lovers live in the eternal...
Donne's epigrmas do not exemplify
outstanding feature of Jonsons poetry is its
Poet asks Celia to leave what in his cup?
"song of celia" implies:
her gaze is better than heavenly drink
dead flowers revive at celias breath
flowers retain Celia's frangrance
"still to be neat" the poet prefers his lady to be less
vow at the end of "On My First Son"
never become fond of anyone ever again
"redemption" what situation provides allegory of Christian redemption
Herbert is the best english writer of what poetry?
"love" Christ functions as a what?
"aaron" : herbert does not say that Christ is in his
"denial" is a prayer for
Restoration of Fellowship
who taskmaster in Sonnet 7?
Sonnet 7: Milton is complaining about lack of
"still to be neat" : what "adulteries of art does Jonson criticize?
best expresses Sonnet 7
Satisfaction comes from personal submission to God's will
Milton say about Time in sonnet7?
time has stolen away his youth.
Followers of Ben Jonson are called what?
According to some modern critics, man enjoyed a __ life, and society was at its best.
stopped the advance of the Danes, and then his children reconquered the Danelaw.
Alfred the Great
Roman influence on England thru what?
1016, Danish (successful) under king canute make england part of the __ empire
scands brought __ into England
Irish catholics..was introduced by what British celt?
Middle Ages lasted from 450-
middle ages was a time of
romans brought what to england?
monks and minstrels were called what?
three defining qualities of an epic
tells a story
poets goal is two fold
4 anglo saxon earthly virtues
4 qualifications of an Epic Hero
on a quest
mood of neoclassical era favored
rule of reason in all areas of life
characteristics of neoclassical taste
what contributed to swift's growing bitterness
explotation of irish
blocking of his appt to an English bishopric
irony of swift donating money to first mental hospital?
he was mental
opening of GT begins with
gullivers bio sketch
swift showed the absurdity of englands conflicts by
satirizing trivial issue
breaking of an egg result in extreme consequence
people of lilliput only aware of whom?
who represented England and France in GT?
what made Burns an instant celeb?
Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect
Burns classified as what?
a nationalist poet
"TAM" and "TAL" share
poetic device in TAM and TAL
Johnson was best known for what?
dictionary of English
Ram No.4 advice "to initiate youth by mock encounters in the art of necessary defense....is presenting what principle?
least tolerable of the tenants in Ram No.161
Cowper poetry marked end of
"light shining out of darkness" addressed to whom?
appropriate reply to "Castaway"
"light shining out of darkness"
tone of "castaway"
tudor lit is
unfamiliar in its pastoralism
sonnet line has how many feet
poet responsible for the creation of blank verse
"Farwell, Love" : Wyatt compares earthly love to
decaying tree limbs
"farewell..." ends with the poet turning from what to what?
emotional to intellectual pursuits
Raleigh was beheaded because of an unsuccessful enterprise in a settlement belonging whom?
Raleigh's poem, "Pilgrimage" , the travelers enter heaven in what condition?
"pilgrim.." raleigh says he will obtain eternal what?
"what is our life" what are compared to closed curtains?
Sidney addresses one of his sonnets to which of the following?
"O grammer rules" concludes that Stella
accepts the poet
suggested reasons in Sonnet 41 for Astrophil's having won the tournament
tone of "What is Our Life"
"the faerie Queene" what does Ulna represent?
where is the enemy's den located in "Faerie..."
Red Cross is almost overcome by what?
shakespearean sonnets in the text cover
major virture praised in Sonnet 116
images in Sonnet 146 center on what?
themes of Shakespearean sonnets
immortality of verse
duration of genuine love
frequent spiritual gain from physical decline
2 reasons why conditions in england were ideal for the lit achievment of the tudor period?
peace and prosperity
to teach and to delight is called
variety of sources
sonnet how many lines?
king at beginning of Macbeth?
how does lady MB find out about MB promotion?
letter from MB
beginning of play, witches predict who will become KING?
first prediction for MB to come true?
MB became Thane of Cawdor
decided it was their duty to see to the murder of Duncan?
why to MB and Lady MB fight?
she wants for sure kill Duncan and he is unsure.
what is the murder plan for Duncan?
get servants drunk, kill duncan while sleeping
what events shows a lack of order as a result of the kings death? in MB
horses eat each other
who was supposed to be killed and was not? (MB)
overall message of "unsex me now" soli...
she wishes she had the qualities of a man
why does MB feel so sure of himself and invincible?
feels safe since none of the prophecies can come true
malcom is gone, wont be around to interfere
why cut down forest in MB?
using trees to disguise the # of people they had
MB soli...what does life signify?
how does life meaning nothing help with MB guilt?
murders he commited dont mean anything
who does MB encounter on battlefield?
3 aparitions in MB
baby with crown holding tree
hallucinations in MB
LADY MB try to wash "blood" off her hands
meaning of apparitions
none born from a woman can harm him
he will not be killed until burnam wood moves to Dunsanane hill
baby with crown holding