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  • Air's Appearanceby Jayne Elizabeth Lewis

    University of Chicago Press 2012; US$ 45.00

    In Air’s Appearance , Jayne Elizabeth Lewis enlists her readers in pursuit of the elusive concept of atmosphere in literary works. She shows how diverse conceptions of air in the eighteenth century converged in British fiction, producing the modern literary sense of atmosphere and moving novelists to explore the threshold between material and... more...

  • Contemporary Fiction and the Uses of Theoryby Dr Michael Greaney

    Palgrave Macmillan 2006; US$ 95.00

    This topical study examines the 'novelizations' of radical literary theory in the work of A.S. Byatt, Angela Carter, Umberto Eco, John Fowles, Richard Powers and many other leading novelists. It offers a comprehensive analysis of the 'post-theoretical novel', and traces an alternative history of the 'theory revolution' in recent literary fiction. more...

  • Discourses of Differenceby Sara Mills

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 45.95

    Unravels the complexities of writings by British women of the `high colonial' period. Sara Mills analyses the writings of three women travellers, extending recent post-colonial and cultural theory in an important and inspiring study. more...

  • English Prose of the Seventeenth Century 1590-1700by Roger Pooley

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 75.95

    This is the first book-length history of the range of seventeenth-century English prose writing. Roger Pooley's study begins with narrative, ranging from the fiction of Bunyan and Aphra Behn to the biographical and autobiographical work of Aubrey and Pepys. Further sections consider religious prose from the hugely influential Authorised Version to... more...

  • Holstun Pamphlet Warsby James Holston

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 208.00

    The English Revolution of 1642-60 produced an explosion of stylistically and ideologically diverse pamphlet literature. The essays collected here focus on the prose of this new revolutionary era, and the new public sphere it helped to create. They cover a wide range of topics including the Royalist attack on the Sectarian Babel and the street theatre... more...

  • Katie's Warby Aubrey Flegg

    The O'Brien Press 1997; US$ 10.19

    When Katie's father returns from the Great War, he is shell-shocked, his personality destroyed. Now, four years later he has more or less recovered, but another war is breaking out, this time at home in Ireland. The Treaty with the British has been signed by Michael Collins, but many disagree with it and want to continue the war for full independence.... more...

  • Knowledge and Indifference in English Romantic Proseby Tim Milnes

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 42.00

    This 2003 study sheds light on the way in which the English Romantics dealt with the problems of knowledge. more...

  • Lady Wilde's Letters to Constance Wilde, Friends and Acquaintances, with Selected Correspondence Receivedby Karen Sasha Anthony Tipper

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2013; US$ 159.95

    The current final volume is a collection of correspondence written by Lady Jane Wilde to her daughter-in-law, Constance Wilde, as well as other friends and acquaintances. Lady Wilde, like her son Oscar, was an excellent writer. She had a wide range of interests. Much of the ridicule directed at Lady Wilde and her writing and lifestyle followed the... more...

  • The Language of Criticism (Routledge Revivals)by John Casey

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 42.95

    First published in 1966, the Language of Criticism was the first systematic attempt to understand literary criticism through the methods of linguistic philosophy and the later work of Wittgenstein. more...

  • Lewis Edwardsby D. Densil Morgan

    University of Wales Press 2009; US$ 25.00

    Lewis Edwards (1809–87) oedd pennaf ysgolhaig Cymru’r bedwaredd ganrif ar bymtheg ac yn un a gododd safonau y Gymru Ymneilltuol a’u gosod ar seiliau dysg rhyngwladol. Yn Fethodist Calfinaidd o ran ei fagwraeth a’i argyhoeddiadau, yfodd yn ddwfn o dduwioldeb ei gyfnod. more...