Andrew Lang's Alfred Tennyson PDF

By Andrew Lang

ISBN-10: 1374981478

ISBN-13: 9781374981478

ISBN-10: 1981113649

ISBN-13: 9781981113644

Andrew Lang (1844-1912) was once a prolific Scots guy of letters, a poet, novelist, literary critic and contributor to anthropology. He now could be top often called the collector of folks and fairy stories. He was once trained on the Edinburgh Academy, St Andrews college and at Balliol university, Oxford. As a journalist, poet, critic and historian, he quickly made a name as one of many ablest and such a lot flexible writers of the day. Lang was once one of many founders of the research of "Psychical Research," and his different writings on anthropology comprise The publication of desires and Ghosts (1897), Magic and faith (1901) and the key of the Totem (1905). He used to be a Homeric pupil of conservative perspectives. different works contain Homer and the Epic (1893); a prose translation of The Homeric Hymns (1899), with literary and mythological essays during which he attracts parallels among Greek myths and different mythologies; and Homer and his Age (1906). He additionally wrote Ballades in Blue China (1880) and Rhymes l. a. Mode (1884).

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