UGC NET English July 2018 Part-7

A half-sentence in Purchas his Pilgrimage triggered o “Kubla Khan”. Whose work was Purchas hid Pilgrimage?

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What did Thomas Perey collect in his Reliques ?

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In Tristram Shandy, the Author’s preface

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Evelyn Waugh once complained that T.S. Eliot Poems, 1909-1925 was “marvelously good, but very hard to understand,” The most pessimistic novel Waugh wrote was called ____________ and he owed the title to ___________

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In Eugene Ionesco’s Chairs, the absurdity is not much in the banal words that are uttered

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Who is the only one of Milton’s contemporaries to be mentioned by name in Paradise Lost ?

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Nirad Chaudhuri’s Autobiography of an Unknown Indian concludes with an essay on the course of Indian history. But in the penultimate chapter Chaudhuri concludes the account of events in his life. How does this narrative end?

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Based on the life of a thirteenth-century troubadour, from among the following identify the work, that marked a catastrophic failure in Robert Browning’s poetic career, earning him a reputation for impenetrable dificulty?

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In John Gower’s Confessio Amantis, Amans, the lover makes his confession to the priest named

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K.S. Maniam is a major writer of Indian origin, writing in English, born and living in Malaysia. Identify two of his novels from the following list. (a) The Rice Mother (b) The Return (c) Touching Earth (d) Between Lives

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