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Question 1: Other early allegories are found in the Hebrew Bible, for instance in the extended metaphor in Psalm 80 of the Vine, which is Israel[1] and ________ 16 and 17.

Question 2: ________Self-Portrait as the Allegory of Painting; Allegory of Inclination
ItalyCaravaggioFlorenceArtemisia Gentileschi

Question 3: ________ (for allegory in Christian theology, see typology (theology))
2 EsdrasNew TestamentBook of RevelationBook of Daniel

Question 4: ________ – "The Library of Babel" and "The Babylon Lottery"
Tlön, Uqbar, Orbis TertiusJorge Luis BorgesArgentinaBuenos Aires

Question 5: In classical literature two of the best-known allegories are the cave in Plato's Republic (Book VII) and the story of the stomach and its members in the speech of Menenius Agrippa (________ ii.
Classical LatinLivyRoman EmpireAncient Rome

Question 6: John Irving________
A Widow for One YearA Prayer for Owen MeanyThe Hotel New HampshireThe World According to Garp

Question 7: ________The Catcher in the Rye
Teddy (story)Franny and ZooeyHolden CaulfieldJ. D. Salinger

Question 8: ________ – "The Masque of the Red Death" (though Poe did not believe in allegory, this story is generally assumed to be one)[4]
E. T. A. HoffmannJohann Wolfgang von GoetheEdgar Allan PoeWilliam Blake

Question 9: ________Venus, Cupid, Folly, and Time
BronzinoAlessandro AlloriGiorgio VasariPontormo

Question 10: ________ discussed what he termed a "continuum of allegory", ranging from what he termed the "naive allegory" of The Faerie Queene, to the more private allegories of modern paradox literature.
Margaret AtwoodMonctonLiterary theoryNorthrop Frye


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