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Literary history and criticism

  • W.B. Yeats and World Literatureby Dr Barry Sheils

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 109.95

    Arguing for a reconsideration of William Butler Yeats?s work in the light of contemporary studies of world literature, Barry Sheils shows how reading Yeats enables a fuller understanding of the relationship between the extensive map of world literary production and the intensities of poetic practice. Yeats?s appropriation of Japanese Noh theatre,... more...

  • Shakespeare and the Power of the Faceby Professor James A Knapp

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 104.95

    Throughout his plays, Shakespeare placed an extraordinary emphasis on the power of the face to reveal or conceal moral character and emotion, repeatedly inviting the audience to attend carefully to facial features and expressions. The essays collected here disclose that an attention to the power of the face in Shakespeare?s England helps explain moments... more...

  • Prozesskostenfondsby Marcel Lötscher

    Tectum Verlag 2015; US$ 18.61

    Die gewerbliche Prozessfinanzierung ist eine juristische Finanzdienstleistung mit dem Charakter eines Investmentvehikels. Die Prozessfinanzierungsgesellschaft sichert der anspruchsberechtigten Partei gegen Erfolgsbeteiligung und Sicherungszession die Übernahme sämtlicher Prozesskosten zu. Den dafür notwendigen Kapitalbedarf deckt die Prozessfinanzierungsgesellschaft... more...

  • Tragedy and Trauma in the Plays of Christopher Marloweby Dr Mathew R Martin; Dr Helen Ostovich

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 104.95

    Contending that criticism of Marlowe?s plays has been limited by humanist conceptions of tragedy, this book engages with trauma theory, especially psychoanalytic trauma theory, to offer a fresh critical perspective within which to make sense of the tension in Marlowe?s plays between the tragic and the traumatic. The author argues that tragedies are... more...

  • A Concise Companion to the Study of Manuscripts, Printed Books, and the Production of Early Modern Textsby Edward Jones

    Wiley 2015; US$ 49.50

    Bringing together a broad range of case studies written by a team of international scholars, this Concise Companion establishes how manuscripts and printed books met the needs of two different approaches to literacy in the early modern period. Features essays illustrating the particular ways a manuscript and a printed book reflect the different... more...

  • Publishing, Editing, and Receptionby Michael Edson

    University of Delaware Press 2015; US$ 89.99

    Drawing together twelve essays on British Romantic authors and the theories underlying their modern editorial treatments, this book traces the continuing influence of Reiman?s scholarly approaches in four key areas of study: print culture, editorial theory, the Shelley circle, and transmission/reception of Percy Bysshe Shelley?s writings. more...

  • Der Patient Bakuliskby Victor Wambach

    tredition 2015; Not Available

    Geschichten und Gedichte über die Höhen und Tiefen der menschlichen Seele more...

  • Reading Blake's Songsby Zachary Leader

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 145.00

    First appearing in 1981, this book was the first full-length study of the Songs of Innocence and Experience to be published in almost fifteen years. The book provides detailed readings of each poem and its accompanying design, to redirect attention to the nature and achievement of the book as a whole, to Songs as a single, carefully unified work... more...

  • Twentieth-Century Blake Criticismby Joseph P. Natoli

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 145.00

    First published in 1982 this book provides a bibliography of commentary, criticism, and scholarship on the works of William Blake. It covers the period from Northrop Frye?s Fearful Symmetry in 1947 to 1980. The criticism is organised according to eleven classifications in order to help direct the research of students and scholars and each chapter... more...

  • A History of English Romanticism in the Nineteenth Century (Routledge Revivals)by Henry A. Beers

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 51.95

    A History of English Romanticism in the Nineteenth Century , first published in 1926, presents the great artistic and literary innovations of the Romantic movement according to an often overlooked and unacknowledged definition of ?Romanticism?, which is of particular relevance in the consideration of the English Romantic spirit: pertaining to the... more...