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  • The Shadow of Deathby Mark Canuel

    Princeton University Press 2016; US$ 60.00

    The Shadow of Death is a timely and ambitious reassessment of English Romantic literature and the unique role it played in one of the great liberal political causes of the modern age. Mark Canuel argues that Romantic writers in Great Britain led one of the earliest assaults on the death penalty and were instrumental in bringing about... more...

  • Shakespeare and the Jewsby James Shapiro

    Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 29.99

    James Shapiro?s unvarnished look at how Jews were portrayed in Elizabethan England challenged scholars to recognize the significance of Jewish questions in Shakespeare?s day. From accounts of Christians masquerading as Jews to fantasies of settling foreign Jews in Ireland, Shapiro?s work delves deeply into the cultural insecurities of Elizabethans... more...

  • Rodrigo Díaz, del hombre al mitoby Martin Oscar; Ivy Corfis

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2015; US$ 219.95

    This book explores the development of the early historical and legendary tradition concerning Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar, el Cid (c. 1048-1099), the most famous medieval Spanish hero. more...

  • Imperial Emotionsby Javier Krauel

    Liverpool University Press 2013; US$ 72.99

    A ground-breaking work that considers myths of the Spanish empire from the perspective of cultural responses to its demise. more...

  • Modernism and the Avant-garde Body in Spain and Italyby Nicolás Fernández-Medina; Maria Truglio

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This interdisciplinary volume interrogates bodily thinking in avant-garde texts from Spain and Italy during the early twentieth century and their relevance to larger modernist preoccupations with corporeality. It examines the innovative ways Spanish and Italian avant-gardists explored the body as a locus for various aesthetic and sociopolitical considerations... more...

  • Hemingway's Italyby Rena Sanderson

    LSU Press 2006; US$ 29.95

    In 1918, a one-month stint with the American Red Cross ambulance corps at the Italian front marked the beginning of Ernest Hemingway's fascination with Italy?a place second only to Upper Michigan in stimulating his lifelong passion for geography and local expertise. Hemingway's Italy offers a thorough reassessment of Italy's importance in the author's... more...

  • Scripto sopra Theseu Reby Marco Maggiore

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 391.00

    Scripto sopra Theseu Re is an anonymous commentary on Boccaccio?s epic poem Teseida , preserved in a 15th-century manuscript written in old Salentino dialect. Unedited to date and barely known even by Boccaccio experts, the commentary is one of the most extensive and significant texts written in the southern part of medieval Italy. The two volumes... more...

  • Juan Goytisolo and the Politics of Contagionby Stanley Black

    Liverpool University Press 2001; US$ 72.99

    Juan Goytisolo is arguably Spain's foremost contemporary novelist. This book is one of the few major studies in English to examine all of his mature works, from "Senas de identidad" in 1966 to "Las semanas del jardin", published in 1997. It focuses on the interface between the thematic content of the novels and its formal expression, viewing this as... more...

  • Geschichte erzählenby Beatrix van Dam

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 140.00

    The theoretical field of fictional and factual narrative has become ubiquitous in recent years. This study offers a critical analysis of the most important approaches. Using the example of historical narratives in German and Dutch, it shows how the fundamental dynamic between grounding in reality and narrative cohesion is expressed differently... more...

  • Reassessing John Buchanby Kate Macdonald

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 130.00

    A collection of edited essays on the novelist John Buchan (1875-1940), author of, among many other works, "The Thirty-Nine Steps" (1915), "Witch Wood" (1927) and "Sick Heart River" (1940). It considers Buchan's writing and reputation from the perspective of the twenty-first century and examines Buchan's major fiction and non-fictional writing. more...