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American fiction in English

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

ISBN : 9780199540587

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¥1,463
Author: 
Mark Twain; M. Thomas Inge; Daniel Carter Beard
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 200 mm
Pub date
Apr 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
When A Connecticut Yankee at King Arthur's Court was published in 1889, Mark Twain was undergoing a series of personal and professional crises. Thus what began as a literary burlesque of British chiva ... Read more

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A Historical Guide to Henry James

ISBN : 9780195121346

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¥5,225
Author: 
John Carlos Rowe; Eric L. Haralson
Pages
280 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
139 x 207 mm
Pub date
Feb 2012
Series
Historical Guides to American Authors
The New York City-born Henry James (1843-1916)-eminent novelist, amateur psychologist, inveterate bachelor-epitomizes, to many, the turn-of-the-century literary observer of social mores. His shrewd p ... Read more

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A New Omnibus of Crime

ISBN : 9780195370713

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¥2,915
Author: 
Tony Hillerman; Rosemary Herbert
Pages
412 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
136 x 201 mm
Pub date
Aug 2010
This fantastic new collection picks up where Dorothy L. Sayers left off, bringing together monumental, important,and entertaining works of short crime fiction published over eight decades from the era ... Read more

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Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

ISBN : 9780199536559

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¥1,089
Author: 
Mark Twain; Emory Elliott
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Jun 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
You don't know about me, without you have read a book by the name of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer", but that ain't no matter. So begins, in characteristic fashion, one of the greatest American novels ... Read more

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After Critique: Twenty-First-Century Fiction in a Neoliberal Age

ISBN : 9780190067830

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¥5,379
Author: 
Mitchum Huehls
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Sep 2019
Periodizing contemporary fiction against the backdrop of neoliberalism, After Critique identifies a notable turn away from progressive politics among a cadre of key twenty-first-century authors. Throu ... Read more

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After Critique: Twenty-First-Century Fiction in a Neoliberal Age

ISBN : 9780190456221

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¥10,626
Author: 
Mitchum Huehls
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2016
Series
Oxford Studies in American Literary History
After Critique identifies an ontological turn in contemporary U.S. fiction that distinguishes our current literary moment from both postmodernism and so-called post-postmodernism. This turn to ontolog ... Read more

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American Blood: The Ends of the Family in American Literature, 1850-1900

ISBN : 9780199317042

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¥11,242
Author: 
Holly Jackson
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 241 mm
Pub date
Nov 2013
The conventional view of the family in the nineteenth-century novel holds that it venerated the traditional domestic unit as a model of national belonging. Contesting this interpretation, American Bl ... Read more

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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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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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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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