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Sappho, 7 , 101

Satan, 62 -63

Saul, 75

Schleiermacher, Friedrich, 6

Scott, Sir Walter:

and Austen,


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112 , 126 -27, 129 -30, 133 , 136 -37, 139 -40, 143 , 144 ;

characterization, 126 , 129 -30, 139 -40;

concrete particularity, 129 -30;

and the Covenanters, 3 ;

Heart of Mid-Lothian , 130 , 139 ;

metaphor, 126 ;

plot, 126 ;

politics. see Politics;

Redgauntlet , 130 , 136 , 139 ;

religion. see Religion;

Rob Roy , 129 -30, 139 -40;

and Roman Catholicism, 3 ;

sexual passion.

See Sexual passion;

symbolism, 126 -27;

Waverley , 126 -27, 136 , 137 , 139

"Scriblerus, Martin," 100

Sebastian, King of Portugal, in Don Sebastian , 38 , 46 -50

Sebeok, Thomas A., 4 -5n.5

Secker, Thomas, 97

Sejanus, 9

"Selin," in Conquest of Granada , 26 -27

Serapion, in All for Love , 36

Sexual passion:

Austen's views, 112 , 118 , 133 , 136 -39;

and dramaturgy, 26 -31;

Dryden's views, 27 -28, 42 -44;

Dryden's views in All for Love , 36 ;

Dryden's views in Aureng-Zebe , 29 -31;

Dryden's views in Conquest of Granada , 25 , 26 , 42 -44, 48 ;

Dryden's views in Don Sebastian , 45 -48;

Dryden's views in Indian Emperour , 28 -29;

Tyrannick Love , 27 -28;

and implication, 2 , 17 -18;

and language, in Dryden, 43 -45;

and poetic creation, in Pope, 85 -88, 90 ;

Pope's views, 85 -88, 93 -95;

Pope's views in Rape of the Lock , 88 -90;

Pope's views in Sober Advice from Horace , 91 ;

Scott's views, 136

Shadwell, Thomas, 39

Shakespeare, William:

Coriolanus , 25 ;

Cymbeline , 25 ;

Othello , 25

"Shylock," 102

Singleton, C. S., 5 n.6

Skerrett, Maria (Molly), 62 n.8, 107 -8

"Smith, Harriet," in Emma , 112 , 128 , 144

"Smith, Mrs.," in Persuasion , 119 , 141 -42

Smollett, Tobias, 129

Social institutions, and literature, 2

Social order, myth of, 2

Social rank.

See Aristocracy; Common people; Gentry

Socrates, 14 , 72

Somers, Lord John, 57

Somerset, Charles Seymour, 6th Duke of, 55

Somerset, Elizabeth Seymour, Duchess of, 55

Sophocles, 25

Southam, B. C., 140 n.15

Spectacle, in Dryden, 35 -36, 37 , 38 , 41 , 42

Spencer, Hugh.

See Despenser

Spingarn, J. E., 17 n.37

"Spleen," in Rape of the Lock , 87

"Sporus," 101 , 110

"Staunton," in Heart of Mid-Lothian , 130

"Steele, Lucy," in Sense and Sensibility , 114 , 139

Stevens, Wallace, "Idea of Order at Key West," 7

Stichomythia, 24 , 26

Style.

See Dryden, John; Implication

Summers, Montagu, 18 n.39

Sunderland, Charles Spencer, 3rd Earl of, 54 , 55

Swift, Jonathan:

aristocracy.

see Aristocracy;

and Berkeley, 97 ;

characterization, 64 -65, 72 -73;

common people.

see Common people;

concrete particularity, 129 ;

defense of satire, 14 ;

Drapier's Letters , 65 -82, 148 ;

Drapier's Letters , Fifth, 11 ;

Examiner , 51 -66, 70 -76, 148 ;

figurative language, 59 -63, 70 -71, 72 ;

on genealogy, 56 -57;

gentry. see Gentry;

Gulliver's Travels , 16 , 17 ;

heroism.

see Heroism;

impersonation, 64 , 72 , 78 , 80 -81;

irony, 9 , 58 -59, 62 , 64 , 69 , 72 , 74 ;

Legion Club , 81 ;

Modest Proposal , 6 , 81 ;

monarchy.

see Monarchy;

on money, 63 , 75 -76,


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79, 81 ;

morality. see Morality;

politics. see Politics;

and Pope, 16 , 17 , 105 , 108 ;

on productivity, 79 -81;

religion. see Religion; Roman Catholicism.

see Roman Catholicism;

social views, 73 -74;

on style, 7 ;

Tale of a Tub , 10 -11, 16 , 60 , 99 ;

Tale , "Apology," 10 ;

Tale , "Dedication," 57 ;

and Tories, 51 -59, 61 , 63 , 65 , 80 ;

and Whigs, 51 -63, 78 , 80

Symbolism:

in Austen, 126 -27, 140 ;

in Scott, 126 -27

Sympathy in criticism, 6 -7

Synecdoche.

See Austen, Jane; Figurative language


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