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Xenophon: Anabasis Book III
Cambridge University Press (2019)

First comprehensive commentary on a section of Anabasis in English for a century, reflecting...

Japan's Castles: Citadels of Modernity in War and Peace

Japan's Castles

Citadels of Modernity in War and Peace

Cambridge University Press (2019)

Provides an innovative examination of heritage politics in Japan, showing how castles have been used...

The Cambridge World History of Lexicography
Cambridge University Press (2019)

The first comprehensive and continuous account of all five thousand years of the history of...

The Cambridge Companion to Medieval English Law and Literature
Cambridge University Press (2019)

A comprehensive and wide-ranging account of the interrelationship between law and literature in...

Revisiting the Poetic Edda: Essays on Old Norse Heroic Legend

Revisiting the Poetic Edda

Essays on Old Norse Heroic Legend

Taylor and Francis (2013)

Bringing alive the dramatic poems of Old Norse heroic legend, this new collection offers accessible,...

The Humanist (Re)Turn: Reclaiming the Self in Literature
Taylor and Francis (2019)

The exciting new book argues for a renewed emphasis on humanism--contrary to the trend of...

Penguin Books Ltd (2003)

Beowulf is the greatest surviving work of literature in Old English, unparalleled in its epic...

Criticism and Fiction: From "Literature and Life"

Criticism and Fiction

From "Literature and Life"

The Floating Press (2017)

As a prominent novelist, critic and editor, William Dean Howells played an essential role in shaping...

The Poems of Hesiod: Theogony, Works and Days, and The Shield of Herakles

The Poems of Hesiod

Theogony, Works and Days, and The Shield of Herakles

University of California Press (2017)

In this new translation of Hesiod, Barry B. Powell gives an accessible, modern verse rendering of...

Tom Stoppard's Arcadia
Bloomsbury Publishing (2013)

Tom Stoppard is widely regarded as one of the leading contemporary British playwrights, a writer who...