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- University of Virginia Press 2014; US$ 45.00
The Antagonist Principle is a critical examination of the works and sometimes controversial public career of John Henry Newman (1801?1890), first as an Anglican and then as Victorian England?s most famous convert to Roman Catholicism at a time when such a conversion was not only a minority choice but in some quarters a deeply offensive one. Lawrence... more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2014; US$ 35.99
An adventure with a roving genius of literary criticism Michael Hofmann?poet, translator, and intellectual vagabond?has established himself as one of the keenest critics of contemporary literature. Safely nestled between the covers of Where Have You Been? , he offers a hand to guide us and an encouraging whisper in our ear, leading us on a trip... more...
- Anthem Press 2014; US$ 99.00
Gamle Norge and Nineteenth-Century British Women Travellers in Norway explores the surprising significance of Norway in the writing of British women during the nineteenth century, the country offering a place of freedom and possibility beyond Victorian Britain. more...
- Editions Rodopi 2014; US$ 81.00
En proposant une exploration du rire chez Marguerite Duras, ce volume collectif aborde une facette méconnue et négligée d?une ?uvre réputée ardue et sombre. Le rire, examiné dans l?ensemble de la production (entretiens, textes, théâtre, films) et entendu dans un sens générique, est aussi bien celui qui intervient dans l??uvre, émis par l?auteure ou... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2014; US$ 113.00
- Carcanet Press Ltd. 2014; US$ 30.99
This book is the most comprehensive collection of essays, criticisms, and analyses of the author C. H. Sisson, dubbed as ?one of the great translators of our time? by the Times Literary Supplement . This work provides an insightful look into C. H. Sisson?s work and that of his peers, and provides readers with a better understanding of the state of... more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2014; US$ 70.00
Vietnam and the Colonial Condition of French Literature explores an aspect of modern French literature that has been consistently overlooked in literary histories: the relationship between the colonies?their cultures, languages, and people?and formal shifts in French literary production. Starting from the premise that neither cultural identity nor... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2014; US$ 112.00
Textual Transvestism analyzes the flourishing of imitative versions of Heloise?s and Abelard?s love correspondence in the late 17th and 18th centuries. Current theoretical approaches on epistolarity, narratology, cultural, feminist and gender studies have been used to focus on the various transformations (rewriting, adapting, veiling, fragmenting)... more...