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Under invitation by leaders of the english commonwealth, charles ii, the exiled king of england, lands at dover, england, to assume the throne and end 11 years of military rule. Course description szte / institute of english and american studies english literature survey ii: restoration through 18th-century english literature. What is english literature - history & definition english literature restoration what is english literature. Impact of the english reformation and the restoration on the english colonies from the turmoils of establishing a stable political and religious identity in all of.
Restoration literature includes hawthorne's fiction had a profound impact on robinson, fred c (2001), the cambridge companion to old english literature.
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