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  • Ræd and Froferby

    Editions Rodopi 2012; US$ 38.00

    This study is the first concentrated investigation of the Old English Book of Consolation Meters, associated with King Alfred’s court. These Alfredian poems, which have long been neglected, recapture poetic ideas from their Latin model, Boethius’ De Consolatione Philosophiae. This volume examines the Meters as poetic responses to the prose passages... more...

  • Rewriting History.by

    Editions Rodopi 2010; US$ 93.60

    Peter Carey is one of the most richly awarded and critically acclaimed novelists of the present day. Most of his fictions relate to questions of Australian history and identity. Rewriting History argues that taken together Carey’s novels make up a fictional biography of Australia. The reading proposed here considers both key events in the life of the... more...

  • Almanac 13by

    Parthian Books 2011; US$ 0.99

    Almanac: The Yearbook of Welsh Writing in English is a stimulating academic journal featuring new research by established and emerging critics in the field. Almanac aims to engage in a lively and informed way both with the Welsh literary past and with contemporary writing, looking towards the future and outwards towards the rest of the world.... more...

  • Almanac 14by

    Parthian Books 2011; US$ 0.99

    Almanac: The Yearbook of Welsh Writing in English is a stimulating academic journal featuring new research by established and emerging critics in the field. Almanac aims to engage in a lively and informed way both with the Welsh literary past and with contemporary writing, looking towards the future and outwards towards the rest of the world. more...

  • Oscar Wildeby 50Minutos.es

    Primento Digital 2017; US$ 5.99

    Oscar Wilde es, ante todo, un personaje irrepetible que no pasa desapercibido. Este dandi ingenioso y rebosante de humor, para el que la belleza se sitúa por encima de todo y que profesa un amor inconmensurable al arte por el arte, cultiva todos los géneros. Sin embargo, es su única novela, El retrato de Dorian Gray , considerada obra maestra de... more...

  • Agatha Christieby 50Minutos.es

    Primento Digital 2017; US$ 5.99

    Agatha Christie, novelista y dramaturga de éxito, es considerada una de las grandes escritoras del género policíaco. Esta prolífica autora, que se centra en la psicología de sus personajes y en el móvil de los crímenes, sigue despertando la pasión de lectores de todo el mundo con obras tan conocidas como Asesinato en el Orient Express , Diez negritos... more...

  • Oscar Wildeby 50MINUTES.COM

    Primento Digital 2018; US$ 5.99

    Keen to learn but short on time? Find out everything you need to know about the life and work of Oscar Wilde in just 50 minutes with this straightforward and engaging guide! Oscar Wilde was one of the best-known writers of the 19th century, with works such as The Picture of Dorian Gray widely recognised as classics. This self-proclaimed “Professor... more...

  • Nineteenth-Century Women's Writing in Walesby Jane Aaron

    University of Wales Press 2010; US$ 25.00 US$ 21.25

    Argues that the way in which people came to perceive and to represent themselves as Welsh was profoundly affected by the gender ideologies prevalent during the Romantic and Victorian periods. This title introduces readers to a hundred Welsh women authors at work during the years 1780-1900, some writing in Welsh and some in English. more...

  • English Fiction and the Evolution of Language, 1850–1914by Will Abberley

    Cambridge University Press 2015; US$ 82.00

    Explores how Victorian fiction and science imagined the evolution of language, from primordial noise to modern English. more...

  • English Romantic Poetsby M. H. Abrams

    Oxford University Press 1975; US$ 39.99

    This highly acclaimed volume contains thirty essays by such leading literary critics as A.O. Lovejoy, Lionel Trilling, C.S. Lewis, F.R. Leavis, Northrop Frye, Harold Bloom, Geoffrey Hartman, Jonathan Wordsworth, and Jack Stillinger. Covering the major poems by each of the important Romantic poets, the contributors present many significant perspectives... more...