American Colonial Writers, 1606-1734

American Colonial Writers, 1606-1734

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

Restores the place of early-American literature and its writers beyond just the New England sermon - long thought to be the only literary form accessible to the colonial population.He attacked the Church of Rome with the same kind of invective in the long poem written toward the end of his life, The Metrical History of Christianity. The most eloquent of his early (Kagt;ems, aquot;The Lay-mans Lamentation, aquot; praises the zeal of the dissenting preachers silenced by the Act of Uniformity, which finally drove Taylor himself to the Bay Colony. In aquot;A Letter sent to his Brother Joseph Taylor and his wife after a visitaquot; Taylor exhibited his early interest in acrostic verse, a form in whichanbsp;...

Title:American Colonial Writers, 1606-1734
Author: Emory Elliott
Publisher:Gale Cengage - 1984

You must register with us as either a Registered User before you can Download this Book. You'll be greeted by a simple sign-up page.

Once you have finished the sign-up process, you will be redirected to your download Book page.

How it works:
  • 1. Register a free 1 month Trial Account.
  • 2. Download as many books as you like (Personal use)
  • 3. Cancel the membership at any time if not satisfied.

Click button below to register and download Ebook
Privacy Policy | Contact | DMCA