Restoration and 18th Century
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Most neoclassical poets viewed the world in terms of a strictly ordered hierarchy. What was this hierarchy called?
The Way of the World
The Foundational Ladder
The Order of Angels
The Great Chain of Being
What was "restored" in 1660?
the monarchy, in the person of Charles II
the dominance of the Tory Party
the "Book of Common Prayer"
toleration of religious dissidents
Which Romantic writer(s) wrote in more than one of these popular literary forms: essay, novel, drama, poetry?
Percy Bysshe Shelley
George Gordon, Lord Byron
all of the above
In which work do you read: "I have measured out my life with coffee spoons."?
Lovesong of J.Alfred Prufrock
Sonnets from the Portuguese
The Last Decalogue
Horace's doctrine "ut pictura poesis" was interpreted to mean:
A picture is worth a thousand words.
Poetry is the supreme artistic form.
Art should hold a mirror up to nature.
Poetry ought to be a visual as well as a verbal art.
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