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Perymedes the Blacksmith and Pandosto by Robert Greene: A Critical Edition

Perymedes the Blacksmith and Pandosto by Robert Greene:...

Author: Stanley Wells
ISBN: 9780367110178
Format: Hardback
$263.00

First published in 1988, Perymedes and the Blacksmith and Pandosto by Robert Greene: A Critical Edition considers...  Read More >>

The History of Pompey the Little: Or The Life and Adventures of a Lap-Dog

The History of Pompey the Little: Or The Life and Adventures...

Author: Francis Coventry ,  Robert Adams Day
ISBN: 9780367111199
Format: Hardback
$189.00

Originally published in 1974, this volume of The History of Pompey the Little includes a critical introduction and...  Read More >>

On a Darkling Plain

On a Darkling Plain

Author: Harvey Curtis Webster
ISBN: 9780367110710
Format: Hardback
$189.00

Originally published in 1947 and presenting the famed poet-novelist against the background of contemporary thought...  Read More >>

The Plays of Colley Cibber: Volume II

The Plays of Colley Cibber: Volume II

Author: Rodney L. Hayley
ISBN: 9780367149604
Format: Hardback
$231.00

Originally collated and published in 1980, this volume contains the plays of Colley Cibber, edited and with an introduction...  Read More >>

The Quest of the Holy Grail

The Quest of the Holy Grail

Author: Jessie L. Weston
ISBN: 9780367146016
Format: Hardback
$168.00

Noted author analyzes the Grail cycle, concludes that the story is a confused and fragmentary record of a special...  Read More >>

The Romance of the Rose or of Guillaume de Dole

The Romance of the Rose or of Guillaume de Dole

Author: Regina Psaki
ISBN: 9780367147198
Format: Hardback
$189.00

Published in 1995: The author of at least two noteworthy romances of the early thirteenth century, Le Roman de la...  Read More >>

The Romance of Tristan: Template Subtitle

The Romance of Tristan: Template Subtitle

Author: Norris J. Lacy
ISBN: 9780367147297
Format: Hardback
$189.00

Published in 1989: A translation of Beroul's twelfth century Tristran from the Old French. Discussion of the author...  Read More >>

A Critical, Old-Spelling Edition of William Rowley's A New Wonder, A Woman Never Vexed

A Critical, Old-Spelling Edition of William Rowley's...

Author: Trudi Laura Darby
ISBN: 9780367110024
Format: Hardback
$189.00

First published in 1988, this book offers a critical examination of William Rowley's 1632 play, A New Wonder, A...  Read More >>

The Devil and the Vice in the English Dramatic Literature Before Shakespeare

The Devil and the Vice in the English Dramatic Literature...

Author: L. W. Cushman
ISBN: 9780367142261
Format: Hardback
$168.00

Originally published in 1900, this book was the first investigation of the devil and the Vice as dramatic figures,...  Read More >>

Walter the Chancellor's The Antiochene Wars: A Translation and Commentary

Walter the Chancellor's The Antiochene Wars: A Translation...

Author: Susan B. Edgington
ISBN: 9781138362185
Format: Hardback
$189.00

First published in 1999, this edition of Walter the Chancellor's account of the wars of the Antiochenes against...  Read More >>

Thomas Heywood's Pageants

Thomas Heywood's Pageants

Author: Thomas Heywood ,  David M. Bergeron
ISBN: 9780367191580
Format: Hardback
$168.00

Published in 1986: This book is about the shows which were put on during the inauguration of new Mayors of London....  Read More >>

Early Elizabethan Tragedies of the Inns of Court

Early Elizabethan Tragedies of the Inns of Court

Author: S. F. Johnson
ISBN: 9780367112295
Format: Hardback
$410.00

Originally published in 1987, this book is a chronologically horiztonal study of many aspects of one group of tragedies,...  Read More >>

The Vidas of The Troubadours

The Vidas of The Troubadours

Author: Margarita Egan
ISBN: 9780367189433
Format: Hardback
$168.00

Published in 1984: These texts which have been little studied for their literary qualities represent a vital link...  Read More >>

The Fool of Quality: Volume 1

The Fool of Quality: Volume 1

Author: Henry Brooke
ISBN: 9780367190255
Format: Hardback
$231.00

First published in 1906, The Fool of Quality; a picaresque and sentimental novel by the Irish writer Henry Brooke,...  Read More >>

Bibliography of Nigeria: A Survey of Anthropological and Linguistic Writings form the Earliest Times to 1966

Bibliography of Nigeria: A Survey of Anthropological...

Author: Nduntuei O. Ita
ISBN: 9781138391765
Format: Hardback
$208.00

First published in 1971, this major bibliography devoted to Africa's most populous country - Nigeria - is therefore...  Read More >>

Social Mode of Restoration Comedy

Social Mode of Restoration Comedy

Author: Kathleen M. Lynch
ISBN: 9780367149666
Format: Hardback
$189.00

Published in 1967: This book is a historical account of comedy during the Restoration period in England. It discusses...  Read More >>

The Works of Lord Bolingbroke: Volume 1

The Works of Lord Bolingbroke: Volume 1

Author: Henry St. John Bolingbroke
ISBN: 9780367149628
Format: Hardback
$263.00

Published in 1967: Accuracy and impartiality have been studied in the following Biography, more than elegance and...  Read More >>

A Critical Edition of Thomas Middleton's The Witch

A Critical Edition of Thomas Middleton's The Witch

Author: Thomas Middleton ,  Edward J. Esche
ISBN: 9780367184018
Format: Hardback
$208.00

Published in 1993: The first modern scholarly edition of the author's play, not published until 1778. Sebastian...  Read More >>

A Critical Edition of Ferdinando Parkhurst's Ignoramus, The Academical-Lawyer

A Critical Edition of Ferdinando Parkhurst's Ignoramus,...

Author: Fernando Parkhurst ,  E.F.J. Tucker
ISBN: 9780367192044
Format: Hardback
$315.00

Published in 1987: The author translated the Ignoramous which is a Latin play into English.  Read More >>

A Critical Edition of John Fletcher's Comedy, Monsieur Thomas, or, Father's Own Son

A Critical Edition of John Fletcher's Comedy, Monsieur...

Author: John Fletcher ,  Nanette Cleri Clinch
ISBN: 9780367191726
Format: Hardback
$263.00

Published in 1987: This thesis presents an edition of the author's play, Monsieur Thomas, with a substantial introduction...  Read More >>

Walter Hawkesworth's Labyrinthus: An Edition with a Translation and Commentary  Volume I

Walter Hawkesworth's Labyrinthus: An Edition with a...

Author: Walter Hawkesworth ,  Susan Brock
ISBN: 9780367190224
Format: Hardback
$315.00

Originally compiled and published in 1988, this vole contains the full text and translation of Walter Hawkesworth's...  Read More >>

Romantic and Victorian Long Poems: A Guide

Romantic and Victorian Long Poems: A Guide

Author: Adam Roberts
ISBN: 9781138352162
Format: Hardback
$252.00

First published in 1999, this is a guide which provides easy access to a fairly complete range of the long poetry...  Read More >>

A Critical Edition of I SIr John Oldcastle

A Critical Edition of I SIr John Oldcastle

Author: Jonathan Rittenhouse
ISBN: 9780367149192
Format: Hardback
$189.00

Originally published in 1984, this book contains the full text of I, Sir John Oldcastle, alongside critical and...  Read More >>

Oxford Poetry by Richard Eedes and George Peele

Oxford Poetry by Richard Eedes and George Peele

Author: Richard Eedes ,  Dana F. Sutton
ISBN: 9780367189082
Format: Hardback
$189.00

Published in 1995: The present volume contains two comparatively lengthy Latin hexameter poems that emanated from...  Read More >>

A Critical Edition of The Play of the Wether

A Critical Edition of The Play of the Wether

Author: John Heywood ,  Vicki Knudsen Robinson
ISBN: 9780367191566
Format: Hardback
$208.00

Published in 1987: The Play of the Wether is an English interlude or morality play from the early Tudor period....  Read More >>

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