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912 Pages | 8 black and white illustrations

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199595563

Bookseller Code (06)

Matthew Arnold

Selected Writings

Edited by Seamus Perry

21st-Century Oxford Authors

  • Introduces students to the life and work of Matthew Arnold, one of the most important and influential writers and thinkers of the Victorian period
  • A fresh presentation of Arnold's poetry and prose
  • Arnold's work is presented in chronological order, allowing students to study his development and growth
  • Includes a separate Chronology at the opening of the volume, which provides details of Arnold's life, career, and the publication of his works
  • The writings are presented free of annotation on the page, allowing students to encounter the original texts afresh
  • Explanatory notes and commentary are located at the end of the book, providing students with a wealth of additional material and information that will enhance the understanding and enjoyment of these works
  • An essential teaching resource, representing the breadth and depth of Arnold's work