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The Poetical Works of Christopher Smart

The Poetical Works of Christopher Smart

Marcus Walsh

Editura: BERTRAMS PRINT ON DEMAND

A scholarly edition of poetical works by Christopher Smart. The edition presents an authoritative text, together with an introduction, commentary notes, and scholarly apparatus.

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Companion to Greek Tragedy

Companion to Greek Tragedy

Justina Gregory

Editura: BERTRAMS PRINT ON DEMAND

"The Blackwell Companion to Greek Tragedy" provides readers with a fundamental grounding in Greek tragedy, and also introduces them to the various methodologies and the ...

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Shakespeare's Demonology

Shakespeare's Demonology

Marion Gibson

Editura: Bloomsbury Academic Arden

This volume in the long-running and acclaimed Shakespeare Dictionary series is a detailed, critical reference work examining all aspects of magic, good and evil, across ...

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Reading in the Byzantine Empire and Beyond

Reading in the Byzantine Empire and Beyond

Teresa Shawcross

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

Offering a comprehensive introduction to the history of books, readers and reading in the Byzantine Empire and its sphere of influence, this volume addresses a paradox. Advanced ...

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540 lei

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1950s

1950s

Editura: Bloomsbury Academic

How did social, cultural and political events in Britain during the 1950s shape modern British fiction? As Britain emerged from the shadow of war into the new decade of the ...

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New Turkes

New Turkes

Matthew Dimmock

Editura: Taylor & Francis

Early Modern England was obsessed with the 'turke'. Following the first Ottoman siege of Vienna in 1529 the printing presses brought endless prayer sheets, pamphlets and ...

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Collected Letters of W. B. Yeats

Collected Letters of W. B. Yeats

John Kelly

Editura: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS ACADEM

Shortly after the death of Algernon Swinburne in April 1909 Yeats announced to his sister that he was now 'King of the Cats'. Yet, as the letters in this volume ...

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Music and Fantasy in the Age of Berlioz

Music and Fantasy in the Age of Berlioz

Francesca Brittan

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

The centrality of fantasy to French literary culture has long been accepted by critics, but the sonorous dimensions of the mode and its wider implications for musical production ...

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Discovering Medieval Song

Discovering Medieval Song

Mark Everist

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

The Conductus repertory is the body of monophonic and polyphonic non-liturgical Latin song that dominated European culture from the middle of the twelfth century to the beginning ...

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Homer's Iliad and the Trojan War

Homer's Iliad and the Trojan War

Naoise Mac Sweeney

Editura: Bloomsbury Academic

In this new volume, Jan Haywood and Naoise Mac Sweeney investigate the position of Homer's Iliad within the wider Trojan War tradition through a series of detailed case ...

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Male Body in Medicine and Literature

Male Body in Medicine and Literature

Andrew Lyon Mangham

Editura: Liverpool University Press

Contrary to what Simone de Beauvoir famously argued in 1949, men have not lived without knowing the burdens of their sex. Though men may have been elevated to cultural positions of ...

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Politics of Youth in Greek Tragedy

Politics of Youth in Greek Tragedy

Matthew Shipton

Editura: Bloomsbury Academic

This bold new set of interpretations of tragedy offers innovative analyses of the dynamic between politics and youth in the ancient world. By exploring how tragedy responded to the ...

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European Perspectives on John Updike

European Perspectives on John Updike

Laurence W. Mazzeno

Editura: BOYDELL PRESS

From the publication in 1958 of his first book, The Carpentered Hen and Other Tame Creatures, the American writer John Updike attracted an international readership. His books have ...

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Reading Republican Oratory

Reading Republican Oratory

Christa Gray

Editura: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS ACADEM

Public speech was a key aspect of politics in Republican Rome, both in theory and in practice, and recent decades have seen a surge in scholarly discussion of its significance and ...

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Silius Italicus, Punica 2

Silius Italicus, Punica 2

Neil W Bernstein

Editura: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS ACADEM

Silius Italicus' Punica, a Latin epic poem on the second Punic war written at the end of the first century CE, is one of the few Roman historical epics to survive from ...

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Studying the Handmaid's Tale

Studying the Handmaid's Tale

Editura: BERTRAMS

Designed to support the study of The Handmaid's Tale for English Literature or combined Language and Literature courses at advanced level, the materials provide a suggested ...

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Crime Writing in Interwar Britain

Crime Writing in Interwar Britain

Victoria Stewart

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

The interwar period is often described as the 'Golden Age' of detective fiction, but many other kinds of crime writing, both factual and fictional, were also widely read ...

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Eating Otherwise

Eating Otherwise

Maria Christou

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

This book explores the philosophical implications of the popular adage that 'you are what you eat' through twentieth-century literature. It investigates the connections ...

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John Donne and Baroque Allegory

John Donne and Baroque Allegory

Hugh Grady

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

John Donne has been one of the most controversial poets in the history of English literature, his complexity and intellectualism provoking both praise and censure. In this major ...

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Juvenal and the Poetics of Anonymity

Juvenal and the Poetics of Anonymity

Tom Geue

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

The satirist Juvenal remains one of antiquity's greatest question marks. His Satires entered the mainstream of the classical tradition with nothing more than an uncertain name ...

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Modernism and the Machinery of Madness

Modernism and the Machinery of Madness

Andrew Gaedtke

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

Modernism and the Machinery of Madness demonstrates the emergence of a technological form of paranoia within modernist culture which transformed much of the period's ...

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Writing in Real Time

Writing in Real Time

Paul Jaussen

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

From Walt Whitman to the contemporary period, the long poem has been one of the more dynamic, intricate, and yet challenging literary practices of modernity. Addressing those ...

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Franz Kafka in Context

Franz Kafka in Context

Carolin Duttlinger

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

Franz Kafka (1883-1924) lived through one of the most turbulent periods in modern history, witnessing a world war, the dissolution of an empire and the foundation of a new nation ...

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Animal Fables after Darwin

Animal Fables after Darwin

Chris Danta

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

The ancient form of the animal fable, in which the characteristics of humans and animals are playfully and educationally intertwined, took on a wholly new meaning after ...

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Bible in the American Short Story

Bible in the American Short Story

Lesleigh Cushing

Editura: Bloomsbury Academic

The Bible in the American Short Story examines Biblical influences in the post-World War II American short story. In a series of accessible chapters, Lesleigh Cushing Stahlberg and ...

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Ezra Pound and the Career of Modern Criticism

Ezra Pound and the Career of Modern Criticism

Michael Coyle

Editura: BOYDELL PRESS

Forty-five years after his death, and more than seventy years after his indictment for treason, Ezra Pound remains a deeply controversial figure. Today it is hard to imagine a poet ...

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Female Mobility and Gendered Space in Ancient Greek Myth

Female Mobility and Gendered Space in Ancient Greek Myth

Ariadne Konstantinou

Editura: Bloomsbury Academic

Women's mobility is central to understanding cultural constructions of gender. Regarding ancient cultures, including ancient Greece, a re-evaluation of women's mobility ...

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Herman Melville and the Politics of the Inhuman

Herman Melville and the Politics of the Inhuman

Michael Jonik

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

Studies of the writing of Herman Melville are often divided among those that address his political, historical, or biographical dimensions and those that offer creative theoretical ...

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John Keats in Context

John Keats in Context

Michael O'Neill

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

John Keats (1795-1821) continues to delight and challenge readers both within and beyond the academic community through his poems and letters. This volume provides frameworks for ...

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Masculinity, Militarism and Eighteenth-Century Culture, 1689

Masculinity, Militarism and Eighteenth-Century Culture, 1689

Julia Banister

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

This book investigates the figure of the military man in the long eighteenth century in order to explore how ideas about militarism served as vehicles for conceptualizations of ...

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Middle English Mouths

Middle English Mouths

Katie L Walter

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

The mouth, responsible for both physical and spiritual functions - eating, drinking, breathing, praying and confessing - was of immediate importance to medieval thinking about the ...

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New Places: Shakespeare and Civic Creativity

New Places: Shakespeare and Civic Creativity

Paul Edmondson

Editura: Bloomsbury Academic Arden

New Places: Shakespeare and Civic Creativity documents and analyses the different ways in which a range of innovative projects take Shakespeare out into the world beyond education ...

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Shakespeare and the 'Live' Theatre Broadcast Experience

Shakespeare and the 'Live' Theatre Broadcast Experience

Editura: Bloomsbury Academic Arden

This ground breaking collection of essays is the first to examine the phenomenon of how, in the twenty-first century, Shakespeare has been experienced as a `live' or ...

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Shakespeare in the Theatre: Peter Sellars

Shakespeare in the Theatre: Peter Sellars

Ayanna Thompson

Editura: Bloomsbury Academic Arden

The first in-depth look at Peter Sellars, the avant-garde director whose Shakespeare productions have polarized communities and critics. Through extensive interviews and archival ...

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Space and Place in Alice Munro's Fiction

Space and Place in Alice Munro's Fiction

Christine Lorre-Johnston

Editura: BOYDELL PRESS

Alice Munro, the 2013 Nobel Prize laureate in Literature, has revolutionized the architecture of the short story. This collection of essays on Munro engages with literary ...

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World Literature and the Geographies of Resistance

World Literature and the Geographies of Resistance

Joel Nickels

Editura: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

This book proposes a new definition of world literature: an archive of democratic mechanisms external to state power. Accordingly, World Literature and the Geographies of ...

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Milton and the Poetics of Freedom

Milton and the Poetics of Freedom

Susanne Woods

Editura: GAZELLE BOOK SERVICES

In our contemporary Western culture, freedom is a powerful term with elastic meanings and contradictory uses; it has both driven rebellion and justified empire. John Milton's ...

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Brecht, Turkish Theater, and Turkish-German Literature

Brecht, Turkish Theater, and Turkish-German Literature

Ela E. Gezen

Editura: BOYDELL PRESS

Bertolt Brecht died in 1956, but his theory and practice has continued to shape debates about the politics of culture - not only in Germany, but in Turkey as well, where a new ...

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Critical Reception of Flannery O'Connor, 1952-2017

Critical Reception of Flannery O'Connor, 1952-2017

Robert C. Evans

Editura: BOYDELL PRESS

Flannery O'Connor is one of the most widely read, discussed, and taught of all American authors. She is immensely popular with students, general readers, and literary critics. ...

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Edinburgh German Yearbook 10

Edinburgh German Yearbook 10

Leanne Dawson

Editura: BOYDELL PRESS

The German-speaking lands have a long history of engagement, ranging from celebratory to horrific, with non-normative genders and sexualities, including through cultural output, ...

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