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  • Telling Children's Storiesby Michael Cadden

    University of Nebraska Press 2011; US$ 35.00

    The most accessible approach yet to children’s literature and narrative theory, Telling Children’s Stories is a comprehensive collection of never-before-published essays by an international slate of scholars that offers a broad yet in-depth assessment of narrative strategies unique to children’s literature. more...

  • The Theatre Industry in Nineteenth-Century Franceby Frederic William John Hemmings

    Cambridge University Press 1993; US$ 36.00

    This 1993 book explores the history of French theatre in the nineteenth century. more...

  • Theatre and State in France, 1760-1905by Frederic William John Hemmings

    Cambridge University Press 1994; US$ 36.00

    Relations between theatre and state were seldom more fraught in France than in this period. F. W. J. Hemmings traces the vicissitudes of this perennial conflict. more...

  • Useful Fictionsby Michael Austin

    University of Nebraska Press 2011; US$ 40.00

    “We tell ourselves stories in order to live,” Joan Didion observed in The White Album. Why is this? Michael Austin asks, in Useful Fictions. Why, in particular, are human beings, whose very survival depends on obtaining true information, so drawn to fictional narratives? After all, virtually every human culture reveres some form of storytelling.... more...

  • Utopiaby Claire MacDonald

    Intellect Books Ltd 2015; US$ 44.00

    In a room in the middle of nowhere, a man and a woman dream up spectacular worlds: a decaying city, a lush and crumbling garden, a train journey across a drowned landscape. Darkly humorous, absurd and surreal, these are plays for a theatre in which time and space, character and setting are as uncertain as the maps this man and this woman draw. A co-founder... more...

  • "Und es trieb die Rede mich an..."by Joachim Knape; Olaf Kramer; Peter Weit

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 196.00

    On the occasion of his 65th birthday, one of the most prominent German rhetoricians, literary critics and publicists, Gert Ueding, was honoured with a festschrift by the School of Rhetoric at the University of Tbingen. In their contributions, his friends, companions and colleagues reflect the wide range of Gerd Ueding?s interests, which encompass... more...

  • 2012 Guide to Professional Services for Writersby Robert Lee Brewer

    F+W Media 2012; US$ 5.99

    From the editors at Writer's Digest, this fantastic resource for romance writers details hundreds of magazine and book publishers who are interested in acquiring and publishing new romantic fiction. Each market listing provides information on where the publisher is located, what they're looking for, who to contact, how to reach them, and what their... more...

  • 2013by Ursula Rautenberg; Ute Schneider

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 210.00

    The Archive on the History of Books publishes academic articles and source editions, cultivating all subjects connected to the book and its history. Volume 68 includes the following essays, among others: Sandra Oster: Portraits of publishers: The depiction of publishers in images from the Early Modern Era to the 20th century. Wolfgang... more...

  • Abnorme Charaktere in der dramatischen Literaturby Wilhelm Weygandt

    Diplomica Verlag 2010; US$ 5.62

    "Bei Hauptmann wie bei Ibsen, bei Shakespeare und ebenfalls bei Goethe sahen wir, wie der Dichter in seinen Schpfungen uns eine reichliche Flle abnormer Charaktere in dem mannigfaltigsten Sinne dieses Begriffes darbietet." Der deutsche Psychiater Wilhelm Weygandt (1870 bis 1939) verbindet in dem hier vorliegenden Buch seine unfangreichen psychiatrischen... more...

  • Across the Hellespontby Richard Stoneman

    I.B.Tauris 2010; US$ 14.95

    Turkey lies at the crossroads of history. For millennia, Anatolia has been crossed and re-crossed by waves of conquering civilizations - Hittites, Persians, Romans and Ottomans - who have created a country as varied as it is possible to find in the world. With a climate and landscape as diverse as its past, Turkey has provided an alluring and yet sometimes... more...