Books on English Essays and Miscellaneous Writings

Books on English Essays and Miscellaneous Writings

824. English essays Further Reading John Berger Selected Essays, 2003. English art critic, painter, and novelist John Berger writes essays on such varied subjects as Picasso’s paintings and classic Disney films. His work is by turns appreciative and dark. His book...
Books on English Fiction

Books on English Fiction

823. Books on English fiction Further Reading: Martin Amis Experience: A Memoir, 2001. English novelist, essayist, and short story writer Martin Amis writes of his life with his father, the comic novelist Kingsley Amis. In addition, he discusses his contemporary...
Books on English Drama

Books on English Drama

822. Books on English drama Many plays in the English language are neglected here. The lists I consulted only provided books about Shakespeare. Please search for books on other fine plays and playwrights. Further Reading: Harold Bloom Shakespeare: The Invention of the...
Books on the Philosophy and Theory of Literature

Books on the Philosophy and Theory of Literature

801. Books on the philosophy & theory of literature Further Reading: M. H. Abrams The Mirror and the Lamp: Romantic Theory and the Critical Tradition, 1954. American literary critic M. H. Abrams examines the Romantic approach to literary criticism and compares it...
Books on English Poetry

Books on English Poetry

821. Books on English poetry Further Reading: W. H. Auden Nones, 1951. W.H. Auden was an Anglo-American poet who wrote on political, cultural, and psychological themes in addition to love poems. After growing up in England, he travelled for a while before moving to...
Books on English Poetry

Books on English and Old English Literatures

820. Books on English & Old English literatures Further Reading: Walter Chandoha The Literary Gardener, 1997. For those who love gardens and the plants that comprise them, professional garden photographer Walter Chandoha provides images from his own gardens...