English Literature

Tudor Period

Tudor Period

The most important writing of the early Tudor period is the Holinshed’s Chronicles which was a source of biographies, poetries and other historical accounts. Ralph Holinshed prepared the histories of England, Scotland and Ireland. Holinshed’s Chronicles was published in the year 1577. This became the properly documented source for writers to extract and base their …

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Elizabethan age in English Literature

Elizabethan Age in English Literature

Elizabethan Age in English Literature is the age in which English literary criticism flourished and several translations of Homer, Plutarch and Montaigne came up. Elizabethan Age in English Literature (1558-1603) Prose: Non-Fiction In the Elizabethan Age in English Literature, the pamphlet form was used, it was political in theme, it also focused on the forms …

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