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Wordsworth and Evolution in Victorian Literature: Entangled Influence

Wordsworth and Evolution in Victorian Literature: Entangled...

Author: Trenton B. Olsen
ISBN: 9780367138387
Format: Hardback
$242.00

The influences of William Wordsworth's writing and evolutionary theory-the nineteenth century's two defining visions...  Read More >>

Losing Strength and Dexterity

Losing Strength and Dexterity

Author: Quana Madison
ISBN: 9780985893576
Format: Paperback
$51.72

Author Qu na Madison shares this profound collection of memories to encourage a better understanding of life with...  Read More >>

At Home in the Dark: Conversations with Ten American Poets

At Home in the Dark: Conversations with Ten American...

Author: David Elliott
ISBN: 9781640425019
Format: Paperback
$49.03

Interviews of ten American poets: W. S. Merwin, William Stafford, Robert Creeley, David Ray, Robert Morgan, Naomi...  Read More >>

Approaches to Teaching the Works of Gertrude Stein

Approaches to Teaching the Works of Gertrude Stein

Author: Logan Esdale ,  Deborah Mix
ISBN: 9781603293433
Format: Hardback
$58.39

Offers pedagogical techniques for teaching the prose, poetry, plays, and libretti of Gertrude Stein in college literature...  Read More >>

Novels into Film: Adaptations & Interpretation

Novels into Film: Adaptations & Interpretation

Author: Salem Press
ISBN: 9781682179079
Format: Hardback
$270.04

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The 20th Century (1900-1950)

The 20th Century (1900-1950)

Author: Salem Press
ISBN: 9781682179246
Format: Hardback
$430.61

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British Drama 1533-1642: A Catalogue: Volume IX: 1632-1636

British Drama 1533-1642: A Catalogue: Volume IX: 1632-1636...

Author: Martin Wiggins (Senior Scholar, The Shakespeare Institute, Stratford-upon-Avon) ,  Catherine Richardson, PhD (Reader in Renaissance Studies, University of Kent)
ISBN: 9780198777724
Format: Hardback
$225.95

The ninth volume of a comprehensive reference work detailing every play written by a British author during the English...  Read More >>

The Oxford Handbook of Demosthenes

The Oxford Handbook of Demosthenes

Author: Gunther Martin (SNSF-Professor, University of Zurich)
ISBN: 9780198713852
Format: Hardback
$194.95

As a speechwriter, orator, and politician, Demosthenes captured, embodied, and shaped his time. This Handbook explores...  Read More >>

Homer, Odyssey I: Edited with an Introduction, Translation, Commentary, and Glossary

Homer, Odyssey I: Edited with an Introduction, Translation,...

Author: Simon Pulleyn (Independent scholar, UK)
ISBN: 9780198788805
Format: Hardback
$153.95

Offering the first full-length commentary on Odyssey I in English since the 1980s, this new edition with facing...  Read More >>

Rage

Rage

Author: Simon Stephens
ISBN: 9781350110755
Format: Paperback
$21.99

Simon Stephens' explosive play Rage was written as a counterpoint for Elfriede Jelinek's Wut. Composed as 31 high-energy...  Read More >>

Home Truths: A collection of poetry

Home Truths: A collection of poetry

Author: Philip John
ISBN: 9781789420531
Format: Paperback
$23.26

Home Truths will unplug you from the distractions of modern society so that you can truly admire the world we have...  Read More >>

The Sublime Reader

The Sublime Reader

Author: Robert R. Clewis (Gwynedd Mercy University, USA)
ISBN: 9781350030152
Format: Hardback
$190.00

This is the first English-language anthology to provide a compendium of primary source material on the sublime....  Read More >>

Animaladies: Gender, Animals, and Madness

Animaladies: Gender, Animals, and Madness

Author: Lori Gruen (Wesleyan University, USA) ,  Fiona Probyn-Rapsey (University of Wollongong, Australia)
ISBN: 9781501342158
Format: Hardback
$195.00

Do depictions of crazy cat ladies obscure more sinister structural violence against animals hoarded in factory farms?...  Read More >>

Adventures in Theory: A Compact Anthology

Adventures in Theory: A Compact Anthology

Author: Calvin Thomas (Georgia State University, USA)
ISBN: 9781501336331
Format: Hardback
$130.00

The purpose of art, according to the artist Banksy, is to comfort the disturbed and disturb the comfortable. The...  Read More >>

Working-Class Writing: Theory and Practice

Working-Class Writing: Theory and Practice

Author: Ben Clarke ,  Nick Hubble
ISBN: 9783319963099
Format: Hardback
$232.85

This book updates our understanding of working-class fiction by focusing on its continued relevance to the social...  Read More >>

Marina Carr: Pastures of the Unknown

Marina Carr: Pastures of the Unknown

Author: Melissa Sihra
ISBN: 9783319983301
Format: Hardback
$155.22

This book locates the theatre of Marina Carr within a female genealogy that revises the patriarchal origins of modern...  Read More >>

Hole

Hole

Author: Ellie Kendrick
ISBN: 9781786825377
Format: Paperback
$16.99

Hole is a new play by Royal Court Young Writers' Programme alumna Ellie Kendrick, asking how power is created through...  Read More >>

The Death of a Clown

The Death of a Clown

Author: Tom Bland
ISBN: 9781999714758
Format: Paperback
$15.53

Tom Bland's The Death of a Clown is an audacious and essential take on authenticity, alienation and sexuality that...  Read More >>

All's Well That Ends Well: Third Series

All's Well That Ends Well: Third Series

Author: William Shakespeare ,  Juliet Dusinberre
ISBN: 9781904271192
Format: Hardback
$160.00

With its cross-dressed heroine, gender games and explorations of sexual ambivalence, its Forest of Arden and melancholy...  Read More >>

Excursions into Modernism: Women Writers, Travel, and the Body

Excursions into Modernism: Women Writers, Travel, and...

Author: Joyce Kelley
ISBN: 9780367175771
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Positioned at a crossroads between feminist geographies and modernist studies, Excursions into Modernism considers...  Read More >>

Harriet Martineau and the Birth of Disciplines: Nineteenth-century intellectual powerhouse

Harriet Martineau and the Birth of Disciplines: Nineteenth-century...

Author: Professor Valerie R. Sanders ,  Gaby Weiner
ISBN: 9780367175801
Format: Paperback
$77.99

One of the foremost writers of her time, Harriet Martineau established her reputation by writing a hugely successful...  Read More >>

Cultural Genealogy: An Essay on Early Modern Myth

Cultural Genealogy: An Essay on Early Modern Myth

Author: Raphael Falco
ISBN: 9780367175641
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Cultural Genealogy explores the popularization in the Renaissance of the still pervasive myth that later cultures...  Read More >>

Acts of Implication: Suggestion and Covert Meaning in the Works of Dryden, Swift, Pope, and Austen

Acts of Implication: Suggestion and Covert Meaning in...

Author: Irvin Ehrenpreis
ISBN: 9780520302747
Format: Paperback
$58.32

Acts of Implication argues that the best approach to the aesthetic value of much literature of the past is by way...  Read More >>

Interpretation of Art: Essays on the Art Criticism of John Ruskin, Walter Pater, Clive Bell, Roger Fry, and Herbert Read

Interpretation of Art: Essays on the Art Criticism of...

Author: Solomon Fishman
ISBN: 9780520302815
Format: Paperback
$58.32

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