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- Boydell & Brewer 2014; US$ 99.00
Many more people encountered newspapers, business press products or jobbing print than the glamorous books of the Enlightenment. This book looks at the way in which print effected a business revolution. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 73.95
Robert Browning (1812-89) rivals Tennyson as the major Victorian poet with such important works as Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic Romances and Lyrics, Men and Women, Dramatic Personae and the monumental The Ring and the Book . He is known for his development of the dramatic monologue in which he recreated the world of Renaissance Italy, and provided... more...
- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2014; US$ 11.50
This fast-moving Modern English version of Chaucer's greatest tragic romance highlights the poem's rapid shifts in register and diction as well as its subtle and elusive characterizations, while preserving the enchanting rhyme-royal stanza of the Middle English original. Christine Chism's Introduction illuminates the work's historical context, poetic... more...
- Carcanet 2014; US$ 18.89
Muriel Spark always regarded the Brontës with a novelist?s eye. As Boyd Tonkin argues in his lively introduction, written for this new edition, the Brontës inspired Spark at the very beginning of her own career, but not in a straightforward way. Through her critical and biographical work on the Brontës Spark identified not only their achievements... more...
- Hodder & Stoughton 2014; US$ 15.00
In Shakespeare's Comedies: All That Matters,Mike Scott explores and explains the secrets that have made Shakespeare's comedies so enduring that they continue to be performed,watched and studied by millions of people every year. Professor Scott focuses in turn on he Comedy of Errors,A Midsummer Night's Dream,Twelfth Night,As You Like It... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 104.95
The position of George Eliots poetry within Victorian poetry and within her own canon is crucial for an accurate picture of the writer, as Wendy S. Williams shows in her in-depth examination of Eliots poetry and her role as poetess. Williams examines Eliots poetry in relationship to her gender and sexual politics and her shifting... more...
- C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 21.58
Im 1981 gegründeten Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin trafen deutsche und ausländische Intellektuelle zu einem einzigartigen Projekt zusammen. Eine flirrende Atmosphäre. Die Zeit spielte mit. Westberlin lag damals als Insel, von einer Mauer umgeben, mitten in der DDR. Pörksen holt die Jahre zurück, in denen Wörter wie «Elite» und «Exzellenz», die heute... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00
Shakespeare against the background of his times, his world of the theatre and his dramatic development through the last years of Elizabeth?s reign. Originally published in 1933 and republished in 1958, this great work is an imagining, in plain narrative, of the life of Shakespeare backed with evidence of the history of the stage. Whatever wider significances... more...
- J.B. Metzler'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH 2014; US$ 64.75
Ein neuer Beitrag zur Theorie des Romans. Das Buch hat die Zielsetzung, grundlegende Aspekte der Romanstruktur mit zentralen thematischen Orientierungen der Gattung zusammenzuführen. Der Leitgedanke besteht darin, dass die der Gattung inhärente Perspektivenstruktur sich in besonderer Weise dazu eignet, die Spannungsrelation von Individuum und Gesellschaft... more...