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Literary Geography

There are many literary works that have place names (both real and fictional) in their titles. This quiz will test your knowledge of those titles.


 

Quiz ID:#29625
Fun:*** (2.63)
Difficulty:** (1.25)
Category:Literature
Created By:HABS2933Aca******

 

 

 



#1   William Shakespeare wrote this play about a Jewish money lender between 1596-1598.






#2   This Isak Dinesen memoir was made into a movie staring Robert Redford and Meryl Streep.

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#3   "The Bridge to _____", one of James Michener's few works of nonfiction, recounts the 1956 Hungarian Revolution.






#4   Edward Gibbon wrote "The History of the Decline and Fall of the _____ Empire".






#5   "Democracy in America" was originally published in French.




#6   In 1516, Sir Thomas More published his work about what place?






#7   "The _______ Transfer" is a 1925 novel by John Dos Passos.






#8   In 1924, E.M. Forster wrote about "A Passage to ________".

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#9   Subtitled "The Life and Death of a Man of Character", this Thomas Hardy novel tells the story of "The Mayor of _____".






#10   In 1844, Alexandre Dumas, père began work on his novel about a "Count of" what Italian island?

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#11   In 1889, Mark Twain wrote about "A _______ Yankee in King Arthur's Court".






 

 


   



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