Journals Higher Education



01 December 2012

304 Pages

5.4 x 8.5 inches

ISBN: 9780199592227

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Literary Names

Personal Names in English Literature

Alastair Fowler

  • Broader historical range than any other study of literary names
  • Takes in names hidden by acrostic or anagram, pseudonyms, pen-names, nicknames, nameless characters, and lists of names
  • Chapters devoted to names in Spenser, Shakespeare, Milton, Dickens, Joyce, and Nabokov