The rise of metaphysical poetry in England

Douglas, Malcolm Bryce (1913). The rise of metaphysical poetry in England. University of Birmingham. M.A.


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From thesis Index:
1)The origin of the term “METAPHYSICAL” as applied to the poetry of Donne and its inadequateness.
2) The influence of Spain on Donne.
3) The influence of Italy on Donne
4) French influence on Donne
5) The influence of other languages on Donne
6) The influence of Scholasticism and theological studies
Donne’s legal studies
7) The “Metaphysical school” in England before Donne
8) Relation of Euphemism to the metaphysical school
9) The originality of Donne - in thought not method

Type of Work: Thesis (Masters by Research > M.A.)
Award Type: Masters by Research > M.A.
College/Faculty: Faculties (to 1997) > Faculty of Arts
School or Department: School of English, Drama and American & Canadian Studies, Department of English Literature
Funders: None/not applicable
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PE English
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)


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