This is an MCQ-based quiz for GRE on the Contexts Of British Prose 1660–1925.
This includes The Fall of the House of Usher, Gulliver’s Travels, The History of a Young Lady, and Frankenstein.
What is considered the first English work of Gothic literature?
In James Joyce’s seminal modernist work Ulysses, a hapless dreamer named Leopold Bloom goes about his daily routine in which city?
Which of the following male author names is actually the pseudonym of a female writer?
With which movement is Oscar Wilde’s novel The Picture of Dorian Gray most closely associated?
The 1726 work Gulliver’s Travels satirizes which then-popular type of writing?
Which of the following is the earliest novel written in English amongst the answer choices?
Samuel Richardson’s Clarissa, or, the History of a Young Lady is an early example of which style of novel?
Which of the following is not a theme of Mary Shelley’s 1818 novel Frankenstein?
Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness is set in which of the following locations?
Which of the following are subjects of Wuthering Heights?
Education and domestic subservience
Classism and a love triangle
Democracy and agrarian disputes
Nature and industrial advancements
Childhood and federal crime