Prose Immortality, 1711-1819 /

Writers have always aspired to immortality, using their works to preserve their patrons, their loved ones, and themselves beyond death. For Pindar, Horace, and Shakespeare, the vehicle of such preservation was poetry. In the eighteenth century, figures such as Joseph Addison, Edward Young, Samuel Ri...

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Main Author: Sider Jost, Jacob, 1983- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Charlottesville ; London : University of Virginia Press, 2015.
Series:Winner of the Walker Cowen Memorial Prize
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Location: Literatures & Languages

Call Number: PR769 .J67 2015
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