Miscelleneous questions ENGLISH LITERATURE
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Literary divisions are not always exact, but we draw them because they are often convenient. The majority of English literary periods are named after:
The leading characteristic of the age
Monarchs or political events
The primary author of the age
The language of the age
Which period of literature came first?
In what language did Shakespeare write?
Which work was published first?
Blake's "Songs of Innocence"
Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein"
Lord Byron's "Don Juan"
Sir Walter Scott's "Ivanhoe"
Which of the following works was written before the all-important Battle of Hastings?
The Domesday Book
Sons and Lovers
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