Because I Could Not Stop for Death by Emily Dickens

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For the post of Written Recruitment Test for the post of Postgraduate Assistants in Tamil Nadu Higher Secondary Educational Service.  Syllabus: English (Subject Code: P02)
 Unit-I – MODERN LITERATURE (1400-1600)
 Poetry
For Detailed Study
Chaucer:Prologue to the Canterbury Tales
Spenser: Faerie Queene - Book-I
 For Non-detailed Study
Spenser: Prothalamion and Epithalamion
Wyatt, Surrey: Selections in Peacock's English verse, Vol-I Ballads: Peacock - Vol-II
 Prose
For Detailed Study
Bacon - Essays - Of Truth, Of Adversity, Of Studies,
Of Revenge, Of Ambition, Of Friendship
Sidney: Apologie For Poetrie 
For Non-detailed Study
The Bible : The Book of Job. 
Drama
For Detailed Study
Marlowe:Dr. Faustus 
For Non-Detailed Study
Kyd: The Spanish Tragedy
Ben Jonson: The Alchemist 
Unit-II - MODERN LITERATURE (1600-1798) 
Poetry
For Detailed study
Donne: Canonisation, The Ecstasie
Milton: Paradise Lost, Book-IX
Pope: The Rape of the Lock. 
For Non-detailed Study
Milton: Samson Agonistes
Gray, Collins & Blake:Peacock's English Verse - Vol-III Herbert: 1. Affliction 2. The Pulley
Marvell: To His Coy Mistress
Prose
For Detailed Study
Johnson: Life of Milton
 For Non-Detailed Study
Bunyan: The Pilgrim's Progress
Fielding: Tom Jones
Drama
For Detailed Study
Dryden: All for Love
Sheridan: The School for Scandal
 For Non-detailed Study :
Congreve: The way of the World
Goldsmith: She stoops to conquer
 Unit-III - MODERN LITERATURE (1798 - 1832)
 Poetry
For Detailed Study
Wordsworth: Immortality Ode, Tintern Abbey
Coleridge:Ode to Dejection, Kubla Khan
Keats: Ode on a Grecian Urn, Ode to Autumn.
Shelley: Ode to the West Wind
 For Non-Detailed Study
Wordsworth: Prelude - Book-I
Shelley: Adonais
 Prose
For Detailed Study
Lamb: Essays of Elia
Christ's Hospital, The South Sea House, Dream children, New Year's Eve Hazlitt: My First Acquaintance with Poets.
 For Non-Detailed Study
Shelley: A Defence of Poetry
Wordsworth: Preface to the Lyrical Ballads (1850)
Jane Austen: Emma
Emily Bronte: Wuthering Heights
 Unit-IV - MODERN LITERATURE (1832 to the present day)
 Poetry
For Detailed Study:
Arnold: Dover Beach, The Scholar Gypsy
Browning: Andrea Del Sarto
Tennyson: Morte D' Arthur
W.B.Yeats: Byzantium
Eliot: The Waste land
 For Non-Detailed Study:
Hopkins: The Wreck of the Deutschland
The selections from
(i) Owen (ii) W.H.Auden (iii) Stephen Spender in the Faber Book of Modern Verse. Prose
For Detailed Study:
Carlyle:The Hero as a Man of Letters
(from “On Heroes and Hero Worship”)
Mathew Arnold: The Study of Poetry
T.S.Eliot: Tradition and Individual Talent
 For Non-detailed Study:
Dickens: Great Expectations
George Elliot: Middle March
Hardy: Jude the Obscure
Virginia Woolf: To the Light House
Graham Greene: The Power and the Glory 
Unit-V - SHAKESPEARE
Drama
For Detailed Study
Macbeth, The Tempest
 For Non-Detailed Study
Henry–IV Part-I:Measure for Measure
Antony and Cleopatra
 A general knowledge of the other plays, poems and sonnets of Shakespeare is expected of the candidates.  Unit-VI AMERICAN LITERATURE
Poetry
Detailed study
Walt Whitman: Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking
Emily Dickinson: Because I could not Stop for Death
Robert Frost: Mending Wall, Birches, West Running Brook. Sylvia Plath: Daddy
 Non-Detailed Study
Walt Whitman...
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