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938 Of Marriage and Single Life Sir Francis Bacon . . . . 459 Letter to Fanny Brawne John Keats . . . . . . . . 871 Of Studies Sir Francis Bacon . . . . . . . . . . 454 The Paston Letters The Paston Family . . . . . . . 122 Virginia Woolf E. M. Forster . . . . . . . . . . 1124 speeches/sermons/interviews The Poor and Their Betters Henry Fielding . . . . . 726 Female Orations Margaret Cavendish . . . . . . . 462 Preface to the First Edition of Le Morte d’Arthur William Caxton .

What can you infer about society’s attitude toward both work and the education and welfare of children? 2. Literary/Historical Lenses Reread the boxed text. What imagery does Dickens use to describe the setting? Consider what this suggests about the working conditions of the time. 3. Historical Lens How might the process described in lines 23–28 be handled today? How has the need for human labor changed since the Industrial Revolution? 1. hind: a farm laborer or skilled worker. 2. Blackfriars: a small district in Central London.

302 Persuasive Essay . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 718 Shakespearean Tragedy . . . . . . . . . . . 334 Reflective Essay . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 874 Metaphysical Poetry . . . . . . . . . . . . 506 Biographical Narrative . . . . . . . . . . . 1056 Nonfiction in the 18th Century . . . . . . . . . 564 Literary Analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1356 Satire . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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