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He was an elector, and had a taste for music and literature .
The material used was flannel, and such interments are frequently mentioned in the literature of the time.
That the stream of literature had passed over, it was apparent only from its fertility.
It may be said, generally, that all literature is more or less Asinine.
The School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia has a long-established reputation for innovation and excellence in literary studies.
The School has exceptionally high satisfaction ratings for its courses and teaching. The Guardian’s league table of English courses across the UK showed that 93% of our students are satisfied with their teaching (Guardian University Guide 2019), and UEA is ranked 8th in the UK in The Complete University Guide 2019 for Creative Writing.