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- Bucknell University Press 2016; US$ 79.99
Imperial Tapestries explores how key authors of early modern Italy and Spain questioned Habsburg authority through ?imperial texts??texts that call attention to their organizational process. In so doing, the study offers innovative insights into the politics of such classic authors as Ludovico Ariosto, Garcilaso de la Vega, Jorge de Montemayor,... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016; US$ 14.28
A fastidiously shaped series of lectures based on a chapter-by-chapter synopsis of the Spanish classic. Rejecting the common interpretation of Don Quixote as a warm satire, Nabokov perceives the work as a catalog of cruelty through which the gaunt knight passes. Edited and with a Preface by Fredson Bowers. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 225.00
Greek Literature . This collection reprints in facsimile the most influential scholarship published in this field during the twentieth century. For a complete list of the volume titles in this set, see the listing for Greek Literature [ISBN 0-8153-3681-0]. A full table of contents can be obtained by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.]]> more...
- Lexington Books 2016; US$ 79.99
By recognizing the groundbreaking work of many non-Italian ecocritics, and linking to the homegrown contributions of Serenella Iovino, Marco Armerio, and Giovanna Ricoveri, the authors of Ecocritical Approaches to Italian Culture and Literature: The Denatured Wild , challenge the narrowly defined conventions of Italian Studies and illuminate the... more...
- De Gruyter 2016; US$ 21.93
Literary anthropology has long been a major thematic area in literary research and theory. This representative collection of study texts includes many of the case examples discussed in the textbook Literary Anthropology . The texts are supplemented by numerous additional basic materials by philosophical scholars and poets of experiential... more...
- De Gruyter 2016; US$ 21.93
Enlightenment thinkers focused their scholarly attention on ?man.? How was this new form of anthropology reflected in literary aesthetics? In what ways do anthropological perspectives help us understand literary texts? The second revised edition of this textbook uses references to the companion reader Essential Texts to offer a comprehensive... more...
- Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 25.99
Relating the Holocaust to poetic and aesthetic phenomena has often been considered taboo, as only authentic testimony, documents, or at least unliterary?, prosaic approaches were seen as appropriate. However, from the very beginning of Holocaust literature and culture, there were tendencies towards literarization, poetization, and ornamentalization.... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 88.95
Melding the fields of literature, sociology, and history, this book develops analyses of the ten novels in Balzac's Scènes de la vie de province . Following the order of the novels projected in La Comédie humaine , Allan H. Pasco investigates how Balzac used art as a tool of social inquiry to obtain startlingly accurate insights into the relationships... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 37.00 US$ 30.34
This 2003 book relates Woolf's literary reviews and essays to early twentieth-century debates about the value of 'highbrow' culture. more...