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  • Wordsworth and the Green Romanticsby Lisa Ottum; Seth T. Reno

    University of New Hampshire Press 2016; US$ 34.99

    Ecocritical approaches to affect in the works of Wordsworth and other Romantic writers more...

  • Shakespeare and Manuscript Dramaby James Purkis

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00

    This book explores collaboration, theatre practice, and Shakespeare's canon by analysing the evidence of manuscripts used in early modern playhouses. more...

  • Working Girlsby Katherine Mullin

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 121.50

    Working Girls offers a cultural and literary history of telegraphists, typists, shop-girls, and barmaids. It argues that these occupations helped to shape a distinctively new identity for emancipated young women, and explores how authors used this to navigate a precarious literary landscape. more...

  • The Great Williamby Theodore Leinwand

    University of Chicago Press 2016; US$ 35.00

    The Great William is the first book to explore how seven renowned writers?Samuel Taylor Coleridge, John Keats, Virginia Woolf, Charles Olson, John Berryman, Allen Ginsberg, and Ted Hughes?wrestled with Shakespeare in the very moments when they were reading his work. What emerges is a constellation of remarkable intellectual and emotional encounters.... more...

  • Le Seigneur des anneaux de J. R. R. Tolkien - La trilogie (Fiche de lecture)by Jade Gathoye; lePetitLitté

    Primento Digital 2016; US$ 4.99

    Décryptez Le Seigneur des anneaux (trilogie) de J. R. R. Tolkien avec l?analyse du ! Que faut-il retenir du Seigneur des anneaux , ce monument de la littérature fantasy ? Retrouvez tout ce que vous devez savoir sur cette ?uvre dans une fiche de lecture complète et détaillée. Vous trouverez notamment dans cette fiche : ?... more...

  • Grey de E. L. James (Fiche de lecture)by Lucile Lhoste; lePetitLitté

    Primento Digital 2016; US$ 4.99

    Décryptez Grey de E. L. James avec l?analyse du ! Que faut-il retenir de Grey , ce véritable best-seller ? Retrouvez tout ce que vous devez savoir sur cette ?uvre dans une fiche de lecture complète et détaillée. Vous trouverez notamment dans cette fiche : ? Un résumé complet ? Une présentation des personnages principaux tels... more...

  • Life and Death of the Wicked Lady Skeltonby Rowland Hughes; Magdalen King-Hall

    University Of Hertfordshire Press 2016; US$ 15.99

    First published in 1944, Magdalen King-Hall's Life and Death of the Wicked Lady Skelton is a historical novel set in late-seventeenth-century England. It tells the story of Barbara Skelton, a well-born young woman trapped in a loveless marriage, who finds escape from the tedium of her life by leading a double life as a highway robber. Rich in historical... more...

  • Spectacular Sufferingby Ramesh Mallipeddi

    University of Virginia Press 2016; US$ 49.50

    Spectacular Suffering focuses on commodification and discipline, two key dimensions of Atlantic slavery through which black bodies were turned into things in the marketplace and persons into property on plantations. Mallipeddi approaches the problem of slavery as a problem of embodiment in this nuanced account of how melancholy sentiment mediated... more...

  • The Idea of Infancy in Nineteenth-Century British Poetryby D.B. Ruderman

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This book radically refigures the conceptual and formal significance of childhood in nineteenth-century English poetry. By theorizing infancy as a poetics as well as a space of continual beginning, Ruderman shows how it allowed poets access to inchoate, uncanny, and mutable forms of subjectivity and art. While recent historicist studies have documented... more...

  • Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browningby Mary Sanders Pollock

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 44.95

    First published in 2003, this book examines the creative partnership of Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning, and provides a critical analysis of the poems written by this famous couple during the 16 year period of their friendship, courtship and marriage. Even quite early in their relationship, the Brownings shared a frame of reference: similar... more...