Restoration and 18th Century
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Which of the following would not have been an appropriate protagonist for a Romantic literary text?
a French revolutionary
a Greek or Roman mythological figure
a monster fabricated in a laboratory
All would have been appropriate protagonists for a Romantic literary text.
Who wrote: "In Xanadu did Kubla Khan / A stately pleasure dome decree....."?
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
In which of the following works is the social outcast represented and addressed?
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley's Frankenstein
William Worsworth's Lyrical Ballads
John Keats's "To Autumn"
all but C
What mock epic begins: "What dire offence from am'rous causes springs, / What mighty contests rise from trivial things"?
Dryden's "Mac Flecknoe"
Pope's "The Rape of the Lock"
Pope's "The Dunciad"
Dryden's "Absalom and Achitophel"
What word did writers in this period use to express quickness of mind, inventiveness, a knack for conceiving images and metaphors and for perceiving resemblances between things apparently unlike?
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