The Quarrel between the Ancients and the Moderns Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))

CRITICISM

Bohm, Arnd. “Ancients and Moderns in Wieland's ‘Proceß um des Esels Schatten.’” Modern Language Notes 103, No. 3 (Spring 1988): 652-61.

Compares Christoph Martin Wieland's “Proceß” to Jonathan Swift's The Battle of the Books and discusses the Quarrel between the Ancients and the Moderns in eighteenth-century Germany.

DeJean, Joan. “Did the Seventeenth Century Invent Our Fin de Siècle? Or, the Creation of the Enlightenment That We May at Last Be Leaving Behind.” Critical Enquiry 22, No. 4 (Summer 1996): 790-816.

Argues that the culture wars in seventeenth-century France,...

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