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  • 21 CELADON —    poetical name for a languid swain, all sighs and longings …

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  • 22 for aye — (Poetical.) Always. See forever …

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  • 23 in few — (Poetical.) Briefly, in short, in a few words …

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  • 24 Library Edition of the British Poets — The Library Edition of the British Poets was the title given to a 48 volume edition of the works of British poets, published between 1853 and 1860 by James Nichol of Edinburgh, edited, with lives of the authors, critical dissertations and… …

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  • 25 Islamic arts — Visual, literary, and performing arts of the populations that adopted Islam from the 7th century. Islamic visual arts are decorative, colourful, and, in religious art, nonrepresentational; the characteristic Islamic decoration is the arabesque.… …

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  • 26 MASORAH — This article is arranged according to the following outline: 1. THE TRANSMISSION OF THE BIBLE 1.1. THE SOFERIM 1.2. WRITTEN TRANSMISSION 1.2.1. Methods of Writing 1.2.1.1. THE ORDER OF THE BOOKS 1.2.1.2. SEDARIM AND PARASHIYYOT …

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  • 27 Hymns for the Amusement of Children — (1771) was the final work completed by Christopher Smart. It was completed while Smart was imprisoned for outstanding debt at the King s Bench Prison, and the work is his final exploration of religion. Although Smart spent a large portion of his… …

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  • 28 The Hilliad — was Christopher Smart s mock epic poem written as a literary attack upon John Hill on 1 February 1753. The title is a play on Alexander Pope s The Dunciad with a substitution of Hill s name, which represents Smart s debt to Pope for the form and… …

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  • 29 Byzantine Literature — • The four cultural elements included are the Greek, the Christian, the Roman, and the Oriental Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Byzantine Literature     Byzantine Literature …

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  • 30 William Blake — Infobox Writer name = William Blake caption = William Blake in an 1807 portrait by Thomas Phillips. birthdate = birth date|df=yes|1757|11|28 birthplace = London, England deathdate = death date and age|df=yes|1827|08|12|1757|11|28 deathplace =… …

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  • 31 Christopher Smart — Born 11 April 1722(1722 04 11) Shipbourne, England Died 21 May 1771(1771 05 21) (age …

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  • 32 Hymns and Spiritual Songs (book) — Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the Fasts and Festivals of the Church of England , by Christopher Smart, was published in 1765 along with a translation of the Psalms of David and a new version of A Song to David . These poems were composed while he …

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  • 33 Russian Language and Literature — • Russian is a Slav language belonging to the Indo European family Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Russian Language and Literature     Russian Language and Literature …

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  • 34 Spanish-American Literature — • The literature produced by the Spanish speaking peoples of Mexico, Central America, Cuba and adjacent islands, and of South America with the notable exceptions of Brazil (whose speech is Portuguese) and the Guianas Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin… …

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  • 35 YIDDISH LITERATURE — This articles is arranged according to the following outline: introduction UNTIL THE END OF THE 18TH CENTURY the bible in yiddish literature epic homiletic prose drama liturgy ethical literature Historical Songs and Writings transcriptions of… …

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  • 36 John Milton — For other people named John Milton, see John Milton (disambiguation). John Milton Portrait of John Milton in National Portrait Gallery, London c. 1629. Unknown artist (detail) Born 9 December 1608(1608 12 09) Bread Street …

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  • 37 Dionysios Solomos — Born April 8, 1798(1798 04 08) Zakynthos, Mer Égée (modern day Greece) Died February 9, 1857( …

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  • 38 Jane Barker — (1652 – 1732) was an English poet and novelist of the early 18th century. The Amours of Bosvil and Galesia (1713) was considered her most successful work. A staunch Jacobite, she followed King James II of England into exile at Saint Germain en… …

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  • 39 Iraiyanar Akapporul — poetry. The date of the work is uncertain, but it is generally taken to have been composed between the fifth and eighth centuries.The Akapporul consists of a set of sixty nūṟpās terse epigrams written in verse which codify rules attributed to… …

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  • 40 Hymnody and Hymnology — • Hymnody means exactly hymn song , but as the hymn singer as well as the hymn poet are included under (hymnodos), so we also include under hymnody the hymnal verse or religious lyric. Hymnology is the science of hymnody or the historico… …

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