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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Poetry 1660-1780, originally published in 1981, considers poetry written between 1660 and 1780, a period which, although largely recovered from its nineteenth-century reputation, still attracts widely varying critical responses. Abandoning the old labels such as ?neoclassicism?, ?romanticism? and ?sensibility?, the... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 47.95
Currently the definitive text in the field and now available in an expanded third edition, Eighteenth-Century Poetry presents the rich diversity of English poetry from 1700-1800 in authoritative texts and with full scholarly annotation. Balanced to reflect current interests and “favorites” (including prominent poets like Finch, Swift,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 86.95
This popular anthology provides a collection of the most significant Victoran verse xxx; including some minor figures notably John Clare, Emily Bronte and James Thomson. Fully annotated, this collection contains introductions to individual poets, headnotes to the poems and full and informative footnotes. It represents Victorian poetic taste at its... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00
First published in 1992, Sexual Sameness examines the differing textual strategies male and female writers have developed to celebrate homosexuality. Examining such writers as E.M. Forster, James Baldwin, Sylvia Townsend Warner and Audre Lourde, this wide-ranging book demonstrates how literature has been one of the few cultural spaces in which sexual... more...
- Publish Green 2014; US$ 2.99
Engaging, masterly, lyrical poetry set in cadence for pith and power. Rythm and rhyme frame deep insights into the purposeful meaning of life and the joy of relationships. Easy to become enwrapped in it's thoughtful and enlightening verse. Carefully crafted by one with exceptional aptitude and insight. more...
- Carcanet 2014; US$ 14.51
With pinpoint accuracy, virtuosity and humour, Caoilinn Hughes aligns scientific and poetic venturing. In this striking debut collection she focuses on moments of discovery, from the first controlled nuclear reaction to the shape of an avalanche as witnessed from its catchment area. These are epiphanies with consequences. more...
- Exeter University Press 2014; US$ 95.00
This compact handbook is aimed at all who would like to be able to read Latin epitaphs in churches and elsewhere, but whose knowledge of the language may be sketchy. It reproduces fifty-two church memorials in Latin. Each memorial is accompanied by a translation and by notes on the grammar. Every attempt is made to help the reader understand the context... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 109.95
First published in the summer of 1557 - as the protestant martyrs pyres blazed across England - Songes and Sonettes, written by the ryght honorable Lorde Henry Haward late Earle of Surrey, and other (more generally known as Tottels Miscellany) is widely regarded as the first anthology of English poetry responsible for introducing... more...
- Auckland University Press 2013; US$ 14.57
The poems that make up Castaly: Poems 1973–77 have been selected by the poet from work completed over the course of four years. Ian Wedde writes: The poems in this book represent my attempts to remain alert in the world between 1973 and 1977. . . . Nevertheless my main obsessions (sometimes called 'themes') have remained the same, though not habitual... more...