First published in 1902, this volume contains a detailed history of English literature beginning in the Anglo-Saxon Period and ending with contemporary literature. "e;A History of English Literature"e; is highly recommended for all students of literature, and it would make for a worthy addition to any collection. Contents include: "e;The Anglo-Saxon Period"e;, "e;The Norman-French Period"e;, "e;The Age of Chaucer"e;, "e;The Renaissance: Non-Dramatic Literature to the Death of Spenser"e;, "e;The Renaissance: Shakespeare"e;, 'The Seventeenth Century: Shakespeare's Contemporaries and Successors in the Drama"e;, "e;The Seventeenth Century: Non-dramatic Literature before the Restoration"e;, etc. Many vintage books such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in a modern, high-quality edition complete with the original text and artwork.