Restoration and 18th Century
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Who did Dryden use Absalom to represent, allegorically, in his satire "Absalom and Achitophel"?
The Duke of Monmouth
The Earl of Shaftesbury
Which group of intellectual women established literary clubs of their own around 1750 under the leadership of Elizabeth Vesey and Elizabeth Montagu?
the coteries of plenty
the tattlers and spectators
Which of the following best describes the sort of language and tone most often used when Romantic writers discuss the French Revolution?
In which work do you read: "There can be no freedom or beauty about a home life that depends on borrowing and debt."?
A Doll's House
Riders to the Sea
A Handful of Dust
The Fatal Curiosity
Which of the following best describes the doctrine of empiricism?
All knowledge is derived from experience.
Human perceptions are constructed and reflect structures of political power.
The search for essential or ultimate principles of reality.
The sensory world is an illusion.
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