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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
First published in 1988, this annotated selection of Wilfred Owen?s poetry and prose provides a comprehensive one-volume text of his best work. As well as the war poems, it includes illuminating early pieces such as ?Impressionist? and ?Little Claus and Big Claus?, which illustrate Owen?s early command of satire and narrative. The prose includes Owen?s... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 31.50
This examination of the last two tales of Cervantes' Novelas ejemplares reveals the Christian Humanist tradition implicit in the most elusive works of the collection. In his study of El casamiento enganoso and El coloquio de los perros Alban Forcione demonstrates that Cervantes retained in their ostensible pessimism the themes of Erasmus' vision of... more...
- Seren 2014; US$ 14.57
'The Hitting Game' is the first collection of poems by the London-based young poet Graham Clifford. The vibrancy of the poet's voice and the immediacy of his claims upon our attention are clear. These poems provoke as well as delight. Characters arrive as 'you' in 'Obvious Constellations' 'Amazing' and 'Trying'. Incidents are approached from disarmingly... more...
- Skyhorse Publishing 2014; US$ 14.95
Born in Boston, Stephen Bodio wandered into Magdalena, New Mexico, in the 1970s while on his way to Montana and never left. He was accompanied by Betsy Huntington, who was twenty years his senior; the couple had been inseparable from the day they met. After stumbling upon a vintage home along the highway, they settled into a country life; it was the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 251.95
Volume II covers the poems of Dryden from 1682 to 1685. Together with volume one, the work forms the first part of the most informative and accessible edition of Dryden's poetry, providing an invaluable resource for students of Restoration culture. more...
- Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 55.00
Transatlantic studies have begun to explore the lasting influence of Spain on its former colonies and the surviving ties between the American nations and Spain. In Monsters by Trade , Lisa Surwillo takes a different approach, explaining how modern Spain was literally made by its Cuban colony. Long after the transatlantic slave trade had been abolished,... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 104.95
In his study of Spanish Enlightenment writings, Mehl Allan Penrose examines three male tropes: the effeminate and Francophile petimetre; the bujarrón, who engaged in sexual relations with other men; and the Arcadian shepherd, who expressed his desire for other males. Penrose analyzes the construction of "queerness" in these writings... more...
- Andrews UK 2014; US$ 9.99
Dominic Clemow first began to write poems as a way of expressing feelings of sadness and loss after a relationship ended. His interest in poetry has grown and developed since then. He writes with feeling and passion, particularly about the pivotal moments of life, such as going on a date, marriage and break-ups - times when we are faced with choices... more...
- Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 35.72
In der Epoche der Aufklärung dominierte das Ideal von Rationalität und logischem Verstand. Dies spiegelte sich auch in der Literatur wider - in Form einer gebändigten und nüchternen Sprache. Gegen dieses Verständnis der Dichtung wenden sich die Vertreter des Sturm und Drang wie Johann Gottfried Herder und Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: Ihnen ging es um... more...
- Andrews UK 2014; US$ 16.49
Lees first love was always poetry, though he was only moderately successful as a poet. Lees first poem appeared in The Sunday Referee in 1934. Another poem was published in Cyril Connollys Horizon magazine in 1940 and his first volume of poems, The Sun My Monument, was launched in 1944. This was followed by The Bloom of Candles (1947)... more...