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Literature, rhetoric & criticism

The Savvy Academic: Publishing in the Social and Health Sciences

ISBN : 9780190095918

Price(incl.tax): 
¥8,569
Author: 
Seth J. Schwartz
Pages
552 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jan 2022
This approachable guide meets health and social sciences scholars at their level-either as a reference text or as an enchanting but practical read-and walks them through each stage of their academic p ... Read more

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The Short Story: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780198754633

Price(incl.tax): 
¥1,793
Author: 
Andrew Kahn
Pages
184 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
111 x 174 mm
Pub date
Dec 2021
Series
Very Short Introductions
Provides a clear analysis of the techniques and themes common to the international genre of short stories Examines the rise of the short story, as facilitated by the explansion of global press ... Read more

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The Signifying Monkey: A Theory of African-American Literary Criticism (Re-issue)

ISBN : 9780195136470

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¥3,421
Author: 
Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
157 x 234 mm
Pub date
May 2014
Henry Louis Gates, Jr.'s original, groundbreaking study explores the relationship between the African and African-American vernacular traditions and black literature, elaborating a new critical approa ... Read more

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The Starry Sky Within: Astronomy and the Reach of the Mind in Victorian Literature

ISBN : 9780198797593

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¥6,644
Author: 
Anna Henchman
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jul 2017
Tracing unexplored connections between nineteenth-century astronomy and literature, The Starry Sky Within offers a new understanding of literary point of view as essentially multiple, mobile, and comp ... Read more

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The Tragic Imagination: The Literary Agenda

ISBN : 9780198736417

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¥3,685
Author: 
Rowan Williams
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Sep 2016
Series
The Literary Agenda
The Literary Agenda is a series of short polemical monographs about the importance of literature and of reading in the wider world and about the state of literary education inside schools and universi ... Read more

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The Trouble with Literature

ISBN : 9780198808749

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¥6,545
Author: 
Victoria Kahn
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Feb 2020
Series
Clarendon Lectures in English
This book, based on the Clarendon Lectures in English for 2017, argues that the literature of the English Reformation marks a turning point in Western thinking about literature and literariness. But i ... Read more

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The Unfinished Book

ISBN : 9780198830801

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¥19,437
Author: 
Alexandra Gillespie; Deidre Lynch
Pages
528 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
171 x 246 mm
Pub date
Dec 2020
Series
Oxford Twenty-First Century Approaches to Literature
This collection is founded on the premise that the physical book is far from exhausted as informational medium, art object, or conceptual resource. The contributors to The Unfinished Book identify th ... Read more

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The Vertical Imagination and the Crisis of Transatlantic Modernism

ISBN : 9780198851448

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¥18,414
Author: 
Paul Haacke
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 241 mm
Pub date
Mar 2021
From the invention of skyscrapers and airplanes to the development of the nuclear bomb, ideas about the modern increasingly revolved around vertiginous images of elevation and decline and new technolo ... Read more

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The Wallflower Avant-Garde: Modernism, Sexuality, and Queer Ekphrasis

ISBN : 9780190202651

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¥16,643
Author: 
Brian Glavey
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2015
The Wallflower Avant-Garde argues for the importance of a strain of modernist formalism based in ekphrasis, the literary imitation of the visual arts. Often associated with a conservative aesthetic of ... Read more

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The Werewolf in the Ancient World

ISBN : 9780198854319

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¥5,115
Author: 
Daniel Ogden
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2021
In a moonlit graveyard somewhere in southern Italy, a soldier removes his clothes in readiness to transform himself into a wolf. He depends upon the clothes to recover his human shape, and so he magic ... Read more

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