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- TCU Press 2016; Not Available
A mature poet, Larry Thomas has an extraordinary gift which has evolved through decades at his craft. Thomas explores the natural world of Texas?its animal icons like the Hereford or hawk or rattlesnake, the larger-than-life geography, which is the stuff out of which legends are made. Thomas captures the spirit of place within larger truths that... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
This is the first sustained examination of Walt Whitman?s influence on British socialism. Harris combines a contextual historical study of Whitman?s reception with focused close readings of a variety of poems, books, articles, letters and speeches. She calls attention to Whitman?s own demand for the reader to ?himself or herself construct indeed the... more...
- Random House 2016; US$ 27.18
Raymond Carver, who became a master-storyteller of his generation and was hailed in Europe as 'the American Chekhov', wrote of himself: "I began as a poet. My first publication was a poem. So I suppose on my tombstone I'd be very pleased if they put 'Poet and short-story writer - and occasional essayist', in that order." This complete edition allows... more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99
Extrait : "C'est en vain qu'au Parnasse un téméraire auteur Pense de l'art des vers atteindre la hauteur : S'il ne sent point du ciel l'influence secrète, Si son astre en naissant ne l'a formé poète, Dans son génie étroit il est toujours captif ; Pour lui Phébus est sourd et Pégase est rétif." À PROPOS DES ÉDITIONS LIGARAN : Les éditions LIGARAN... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95
First published in 1968. This re-issues the revised edition of 1979. The Artistry of Shakespeare's Prose is the first detailed study of the use of prose in the plays. It begins by defining the different dramatic and emotional functions which Shakespeare gave to prose and verse, and proceeds to analyse the recurrent stylistic devices used in his... more...
- Faber & Faber 2013; US$ 17.99
In 2002 Vernon Scannell wrote the following: 'It has been my firm belief since I first began to attempt the art of poetry that the making of a poem should be, as Yeats asserted, a difficult business. However, I have always felt reservations about what seems to me the only partially true belief , stated by both Eliot and Hopkins in their different... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95
First published in 1980. In this study of Shakespeare's ten early comedies, from The Comedy of Errors to Twelfth Night , the concept of a dynamic of comic form is developed; the Falstaff plays are seen as a watershed, and the emergence of new comic protagonists - the resourceful, anti-romantic romantic heroine and the Fool - as the summit of... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95
First published in 1968. Providing a detailed and rigorous analysis of Richard III, this Commentary reveals every nuance of meaning whilst maintaining a firm grasp on the structure of the play. The result is an outstanding lesson in the methodology of Shakespearian criticism as well as an essential study for students of the early plays of Shakespeare. more...