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The common pursuit / F. R. Leavis

F. R. Leavis

The common pursuit / F. R. Leavis

by F. R. Leavis

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Published by George W. Stewart in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Contains index

    The Physical Object
    Pagination307 p.
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17863357M

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Frank Raymond "F. R." Leavis, CH (14 July – 14 April ) was an influential British literary critic of the early-to-mid-twentieth century.

He taught for much of his career at Downing College, Cambridge but often latterly at the University of York/5(13). The Common Pursuit Hardcover – August 8, by F R. Leavis (Author) › Visit Amazon's F R.

Leavis Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. F Cited by:   Synopsis F. Leavis was the chief editor of "Scrutiny", which between and had some claim on being the most influential literary journal in the English-speaking world.

"The Common Pursuit" is a selection of Leavis' essays from "Scrutiny", including his robust defence of Milton /5(5). Leavis was the chief editor of Scrutiny, which between and had some claim on being the most influential literary journal in the English-speaking world. The Common Pursuit is a selection of Leavis's essays from Scrutiny, including his robust defence of Milton against T.

Eliot, his deeply-felt engagement with Shakespeare, and his severe strictures on attempts to import. The Common Pursuit Paperback – Ma by F R. Leavis (Author)/5(5). The Common Pursuit F. Leavis The Common Pursuit is a selection of Leavis's essays from Scrutiny, including his robust defence of Milton against T.

Eliot, his deeply-felt engagement with Shakespeare, and his severe strictures on attempts to import sociology and political activism into the study of literature. Editions for The Common Pursuit: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Kind. F. Leavis was the chief editor of Scrutiny, which between and had some claim on being the most influential literary journal in the English-speaking world.

The Common Pursuit is a selection of Leavis's essays from Scrutiny, including his robust defence of Milton against T. Eliot, his deeply-felt engagement with Shakespeare, and his severe strictures on attempts to import Book Edition: Main.

Leavis was the chief editor of Scrutiny, which between and had some claim on being the most influential literary journal in the English-speaking world.

The Common Pursuit is a selection of Leavis's essays from Scrutiny, including his robust defence of Milton against T. Eliot, his deeply-felt engagement with Shakespeare, and his severe strictures on attempts to import 2/5.

F. Leavis was the chief editor of Scrutiny, which between and had some claim on being the most influential literary journal in the English-speaking world. The Common Pursuit is a selection of Leavis's essays from Scrutiny, including his robust defence of Milton against T. Eliot, his deeply-felt engagement with Shakespeare, and his severe strictures on attempts to import Author: F.

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Eliot, his deeply-felt engagement with Shakespeare, and his severe strictures on attempts to import /5(3). OCLC Number: Description: pages 23 cm: Contents: Mr. Eliot and Milton --In defence of Milton --Gerard Manley Hopkins --The letters of Gerard Manley Hopkins --The irony of Swift --'The Dunciad' --Johnson and Augustanism --Johnson as poet --Tragedy and the 'medium' --Diabolic intellect and the noble hero --'Measure for measure' --The criticism of Shakespeare's late plays.

The Common Pursuit is a selection of Leavis's essays from Scrutiny, including his robust defence of Milton against T. Eliot, his deeply-felt engagement with Shakespeare, and his severe strictures on attempts to import sociology and political activism into the study of literature.

The title of the book comes from a passage in Eliot's 'The /5(3). The title of the book comes from a passage in Eliot's 'The Function of Criticism', in which the poet argues that the critic must engage in 'the common pursuit of true judgment'.

For Leavis, this meant a strenuous insistence on discriminatory criticism - clear statements about what is good and morally mature and admirable, and equally clear Book Edition: Main.

Critical discipline. The Common Pursuit. By F. Leavis. By Noel Annan. Published on Mon 28 Jan EST. Leavis has for long been a target for criticism; but some of those who pass Author: Noel Annan. Genre/Form: Literature Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Leavis, F.R.

(Frank Raymond), Common pursuit. F.R. Leavis and The Common Pursuit 12/10/ I took my stab at The Great Tradition, but did not find Leavis as compelling as in Revaluation and New Bearings, largely because I have not read those authors, am less inclined to the novel (than to poetry), but also because his argument felt weaker.

The common pursuit Item Preview remove-circle The common pursuit by Leavis, F. R. (Frank Raymond), Publication date Topics English literature Publisher [New York] New York University Press Collection Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN :   In The Great Tradition, published inF.

R. Leavis seemed to rate the work of Charles Dickens - with the exception of Hard Times - as lacking the seriousness and formal control of the true masters of English fiction.

Bywhen Dickens the Novelist was published on the first centenary of the writer's death, Leavis and his lifelong collaborator Q. D. (Queenie) Leavis, had changed their Author: F. R. Leavis.