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Tillotson, Geoffrey 1905-1969

Overview
Works: 123 works in 737 publications in 4 languages and 19,789 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Sources  Poetry  History  Essays  Study guides  Allegories  Satire  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Contributor, Compiler
Classifications: PR3529, 821.53
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Most widely held works about Geoffrey Tillotson
 
Most widely held works by Geoffrey Tillotson
Thackeray : the critical heritage by Geoffrey Tillotson( )

47 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Critical Heritage gathers together a large body of critical sources on major figures in literature. Each volume presents contemporary responses to a writer's work, enabling student and researcher to read the material themselves
On the poetry of Pope by Geoffrey Tillotson( Book )

65 editions published between 1938 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rape of the lock by Alexander Pope( )

42 editions published between 1941 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This seminal edition includes comprehensive annotation, the 1712 version of the poem as well as the 1714 version, and substantial critical material in appendices
Thackeray, the novelist by Geoffrey Tillotson( Book )

56 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and held by 1,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view of Victorian literature by Geoffrey Tillotson( Book )

20 editions published between 1968 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pope and human nature by Geoffrey Tillotson( Book )

31 editions published between 1058 and 1966 in English and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criticism and the nineteenth century by Geoffrey Tillotson( Book )

41 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The re-emergence into critical esteem of the literature of the English mid-nineteenth century has been one of the post-war excitements for students and general readers. Mid-nineteenth century literature is not simply the best body of literature the English have produced. It happens also to be literature that has a practical interest for ourselves. We live so plainly in its wake. The problems being faced a hundred years ago are the problems still facing ourselves, such as the continued supremacy of science and its methods and the consequently progressive disappearance of what was called the sup
Prose and poetry by John Henry Newman( Book )

16 editions published between 1957 and 1970 in English and German and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Augustan studies by Geoffrey Tillotson( Book )

27 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteenth-century English literature by Geoffrey Tillotson( Book )

21 editions published between 1969 and 1989 in English and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of eighteenth-century writing, selected according to literary merit including not only poetry and drama but works of theology, philosophy, criticism, polemic, practical advice, and travel, beginning with sufficient writers of the Restoration to imply the genealogy of eighteenth-century achievements and concluding with that part of Blake's work which most exemplifies the thematic and stylistic concerns of this century
Essays in criticism and research by Geoffrey Tillotson( Book )

38 editions published between 1942 and 1967 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rape of the lock, and other poems by Alexander Pope( Book )

48 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of poems by seventeenth-century English poet Alexander Pope, including the title work, a satire of a heroic epic
Milton's minor poems by J. B Leishman( Book )

16 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mid-Victorian studies by Geoffrey Tillotson( Book )

20 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of lectures, broadcasts, reviews, and articles (several of which have not previously been published) embraces many aspects of the English literary scene in the middle of the nineteenth century. Though various in origin the collection has this unity: it has been the constant concern of its authors for many years that the great and lasting contribution of the mid-Victorian period to our literature should be fully vindicated, and its appraisal based upon secure foundations of critical scholarship. The book has moreover an obvious connection with the volume on the mid-nineteenth ce
Victorian literature by Clarice Swisher( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains critical essays that analyze important literary works of the Victorian era
Augustan poetic diction by Geoffrey Tillotson( Book )

19 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume makes conveniently available to students and others the group of chapters in Professor Geoffrey Tillotson's Augustan Studies in which he deals with the poetic theory and practice of the Augustan age as a whole, rather than with particular works. Augustan poetry as defined by Professor Tillotson is the 'poetry written by most poets from Elizabethan times into the nineteenth century' and though this may appear at first sight an inconveniently wide definition it enables the author to show that the great eighteenth-century masters who are his chief concern here are in the main course o
The history of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia by Samuel Johnson( Book )

16 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rasselas, a son of the Emperor of Abyssinia, weary of the joys of the "happy valley," escapes to Egypt. Here he studies the various conditions of men's lives, concluding that happiness eludes philosophers, hermits and the wealthy
Fifteen poets : Chaucer, Spenser, Shakespeare, Milton, Dryden, Pope, Cowper, Coleridge, Wordsworth, Shelley, Byron, Keats, Browning, Tennyson, Arnold( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Selections ... preceded by short essays of appreciation by various hands and by summaries of the poets' lives."--Preface
The moral poetry of Pope by Geoffrey Tillotson( Book )

14 editions published between 1946 and 1978 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays of Elia : Last essays of Elia by Charles Lamb( Book )

8 editions published between 1954 and 1972 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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