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American literature in English

Bernard Malamud: A Writer's Life

ISBN : 9780199571475

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¥3,190
Author: 
Philip Davis; Philip Davis
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
153 x 231 mm
Pub date
Feb 2010
Philip Davis tells the story of Bernard Malamud (1914-1986), the self-made son of poor Jewish immigrants who went on to become one of the foremost novelists and short-story writers of the post-war per ... Read more

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Between the Lines: Literary Transnationalism and African American Poetics

ISBN : 9780199743063

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¥14,476
Author: 
Monique-Adelle Callahan
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
167 x 233 mm
Pub date
May 2011
Series
Imagining the Americas
Between the Lines examines the role of women poets of African descent in shaping the history of the Americas. Focusing on three women whose poetry wrestled with the sociopolitical predicaments of the ... Read more

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Between Two Fires: Transnationalism and Cold War Poetry

ISBN : 9780198744436

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¥12,969
Author: 
Justin Quinn
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 220 mm
Pub date
Sep 2015
Between Two Fires is about the transnational movement of poetry during the Cold War. Beginning in the 1950s, it examines transnational engagements across the Iron Curtain, reassessing US poetry throug ... Read more

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Billy Budd, Sailor and Selected Tales

ISBN : 9780199538911

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¥1,639
Author: 
Herman Melville; Robert Milder
Pages
464 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Feb 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Truth uncompromisingly told will always have its ragged edges.' So wrote Melville of Billy Budd, Sailor, among the greatest of his works and, in its richness and ambiguity, among the most problematic. ... Read more

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Black Print Unbound: The Christian Recorder, African American Literature, and Periodical Culture

ISBN : 9780190237080

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¥16,170
Author: 
Eric Gardner
Pages
346 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 239 mm
Pub date
Sep 2015
Black Print Unbound explores the development of the Christian Recorder during and just after the American Civil War. As a study of the official African Methodist Episcopal Church newspaper (a periodi ... Read more

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Black Print Unbound: The Christian Recorder, African American Literature, and Periodical Culture

ISBN : 9780190237097

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¥4,917
Author: 
Eric Gardner
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
159 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2015
Black Print Unbound explores the development of the Christian Recorder during and just after the American Civil War. As a study of the official African Methodist Episcopal Church newspaper (a periodi ... Read more

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Call of the Atlantic: Jack London's Publishing Odyssey Overseas, 1902-1916

ISBN : 9780198747819

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¥13,882
Author: 
Joseph McAleer
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Dec 2015
Jack London (1876-1916) is one of the most popular American authors in the world today. Two novels, The Call of the Wild and White Fang, are regarded as literary classics and have never been out of pr ... Read more

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Change Me: Stories of Sexual Transformation from Ovid

ISBN : 9780199941650

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¥3,069
Author: 
Jane Alison; Alison Keith
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
159 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2014
Ovid's stories melt moral conventions, explore ambiguities, and dissolve boundaries between men, women, animals, gods, plants, and the mineral world; in doing so they contrive to seduce readers. Ovid' ... Read more

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Charles Olson and American Modernism: The Practice of the Self

ISBN : 9780198813255

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¥10,956
Author: 
Mark Byers
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
May 2018
Series
Oxford English Monographs
This book offers a new approach to a major modern American poet, situating his work in the context of contemporary painting, sculpture, photography, and music. Drawing extensively on unpublished writ ... Read more

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Classical Traditions in Science Fiction

ISBN : 9780199988419

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¥16,170
Author: 
Brett M. Rogers; Benjamin Eldon Stevens
Pages
398 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
146 x 219 mm
Pub date
Feb 2015
Series
Classical Presences
For all its concern with change in the present and future, science fiction is deeply rooted in the past and, surprisingly, engages especially deeply with the ancient world. Indeed, both as an area in ... Read more

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