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'I Hope I Don't Intrude': Privacy and its Dilemmas in Nineteenth-Century Britain

ISBN : 9780198725039

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Author: 
David Vincent
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
179 x 240 mm
Pub date
May 2015
'I Hope I Don't Intrude' takes its title from the catch-phrase of the eponymous hero of the 1825 play Paul Pry, which was an immense success on the London stage and then rapidly in New York and around ... Read more

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'Lords of Wine and Oile': Community and Conviviality in the Poetry of Robert Herrick

ISBN : 9780199604777

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¥15,401
Author: 
Ruth Connolly; Tom Cain
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
142 x 217 mm
Pub date
Sep 2011
'Lords of Wine and Oile' provides a long overdue book-length appraisal of the major seventeenth-century poet Robert Herrick. The collection reads his poetry in the context of his literary, musical, po ... Read more

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'Strandentwining Cable': Joyce, Flaubert, and Intertextuality

ISBN : 9780199693788

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Author: 
Scarlett Baron
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 223 mm
Pub date
Nov 2011
Series
Oxford English Monographs
'Strandentwining Cable' explores the works of two of the most admired and mythologized masters of nineteenth- and twentieth-century prose: Gustave Flaubert (1822-1880) and James Joyce (1882-1941). Thi ... Read more

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'Til Death or Distance Do Us Part: Love and Marriage in African America

ISBN : 9780195328523

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¥4,223
Author: 
Frances Smith Foster
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
146 x 217 mm
Pub date
Feb 2010
Conventional wisdom says that marriage was rare or illegal for slaves and that if African Americans married at all, their vows were tenuous ones: "until death or distance do us part." It is believed ... Read more

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'til Faith Do Us Part: The Rise of Interfaith Marriage and the Future of American Religion, Family, and Society

ISBN : 9780199873746

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¥3,769
Author: 
Naomi Schaefer Riley
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 236 mm
Pub date
Apr 2013
Interfaith marriage is on the rise in America, from 15% of all marriages in 1988 to 36% in 2010. This is true in every region of the country, for people at every income and educational level, and acro ... Read more

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'Tis Pity She's a Whore and Other Plays

ISBN : 9780199553860

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¥1,901
Author: 
John Ford; Marion Lomax
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 197 mm
Pub date
Jul 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Ford wrote darkly about sexual and political passion, despair, thwarted ambition, and incest. This selection also shows his ability to portray the poignancy of love as well as write entertaining come ... Read more

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'Ungainefull Arte': Poetry, Patronage, and Print in the Early Modern Era

ISBN : 9780198716525

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¥12,355
Author: 
Richard A. McCabe
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Feb 2016
From antiquity to the Renaissance the pursuit of patronage was central to the literary career, yet relationships between poets and patrons were commonly conflicted, if not antagonistic, necessitating ... Read more

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'Why is Your Axe Bloody?': A Reading of Njals Saga

ISBN : 9780198704843

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¥12,161
Author: 
William Ian Miller
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
171 x 238 mm
Pub date
Jul 2014
Njals saga, the greatest of the sagas of the Icelanders, was written around 1280. It tells the story of a complex feud, that starts innocently enough in a tiff over seating arrangement at a local feas ... Read more

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'Why is Your Axe Bloody?: A Reading of Njals Saga

ISBN : 9780198768920

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Author: 
William Ian Miller
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2016
Nijals saga the greatest of the sagas of the Icelanders, was written around 1280. It tells the story of a complex feud, that starts innocently enough in a tiff over seating arrangement at a local feas ... Read more

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(Dis)connected Empires: Imperial Portugal, Sri Lankan Diplomacy, and the Making of a Habsburg Conquest in Asia

ISBN : 9780198823391

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¥12,355
Author: 
Zoltan Biedermann
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Nov 2018
(Dis)connected Empires takes the reader on a global journey to explore the triangle formed during the sixteenth century between the Portuguese empire, the empire of Kotte in Sri Lanka, and the Catholi ... Read more

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