Tuesday, 11 September 2012

Literary Quiz

  1. The following authors have each written works with the word "Green" in their titles. Name the works: (a) Michael Arlen; (b) Elizabeth Goudge; (c) Richard Llewellyn; (d) Marc Connelly.
  2. (a) Thackeray called a bar sinister the mark of bastardy. What is the correct term? (b) Victor Hugo translated the name of a Scottish river estuary into Premier des Quatre. What did he mean? (c) In the Winter's Tale, Shakespeare says the vessel bearing the infant Perdita was wrecked off the coast of Bohemia. Why was this impossible?
  3. Name three blind poets.
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