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  • Reading Smell in Eighteenth-Century Fictionby Emily C. Friedman

    Bucknell University Press 2016; US$ 84.99

    Reading Smell examines how far the novel, which is so often claimed to be a repository of modernity and changing mores, can be understood through a reintroduction of olfactory information. After decades of reading for all kinds of racial, cultural, gendered, and other sorts of absences back into the novel, this book takes one step further: to consider... more...

  • Selected Poetry and Prose of Edmond Holmesby John Howlett

    Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2016; US$ 79.99

    This book represents the first scholarly collection of the work of an overlooked and neglected British poet. Featuring a comprehensive introduction and notes from Holmes?s official biographer, this collection breaks new ground in offering for the first time a fresh new body of work in the canon of nineteenth - and twentieth - century poetry.... more...

  • "Mountain of Destiny"by Harald H÷busch

    Boydell & Brewer 2016; US$ 90.00

    A study of how Nanga Parbat, the ninth-highest peak on earth, became the German "mountain of the mind." more...

  • Tropics of Viennaby Ulrich E. Bach

    Berghahn Books 2016; US$ 27.95

    The Austrian Empire was not a colonial power in the sense that fellow actors like 19th-century England and France were. It nevertheless oversaw a multinational federation where the capital of Vienna was unmistakably linked with its eastern periphery in a quasi-colonial arrangement that inevitably shaped the cultural and intellectual life of the Habsburg... more...

  • Print, Publicity, and Popular Radicalism in the 1790sby Jon Mee

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00

    Reveals the development of the idea of 'the people' through print and publicity in 1790s London. This title will also be available as Open Access. more...

  • Emblematik der Zukunftby Wilhelm Vo▀kamp

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 140.00

    Literary utopias are a vehicle for a special kind of cultural communication. Literary visions are of particular importance in anticipating the future and in contrasting reality and possibility in the context of thinking about the future. The antitheses implicitly or explicitly relate to the current societal reality where they arise ? whether... more...

  • The Miscellaneous Writings of Tobias Smollettby O M Brack; Leslie Chilton; Walter H. Keithley

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 200.00

    Tobias Smollett (1721?71) is best known as a novelist; however this prolific and talented author was also a notable historian, literary critic, translator, medical writer and satirist. This volume will help us to reassess our understanding of Smollett by presenting some of his most significant miscellaneous writings in a new critical edition. more...

  • Dorothy Wordsworth's Ecologyby Kenneth Cervelli

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 48.95

    Dorothy Wordsworth has a unique place in literary studies. Notoriously self-effacing, she assiduously eschewed publication, yet in her lifetime, her journals inspired William to write some of his best-known poems. Memorably depicting daily life in a particular environment (most famously, Grasmere), these journals have proven especially useful for... more...

  • Medieval into Renaissanceby Andrew King; Matthew Woodcock

    Boydell & Brewer 2016; US$ 99.00

    Essays on topics of literary interest crossing the boundaries between the medieval and early modern period. more...

  • George Herbert: 100 Poemsby George Herbert; Helen Wilcox

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 16.00

    A selection of one hundred poems by George Herbert, one of the greatest devotional poets in the English language. more...