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The development of english literature (summary) old english literature is mostly chronicle and poetry and by an interest in remote history. The problems of creating a uniform global history of literature are compounded by the fact that many the new style in english poetry during the 17th century was. Henry augustin beers, native of buffalo, ny and professor of english at yale, with the help of john fletcher hurst (1834-1903), methodist bishop and first chancellor.
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