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English & Old English literatures

Artefacts of Writing: Ideas of the State and Communities of Letters from Matthew Arnold to Xu Bing

ISBN : 9780198725152

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¥6,391
Author: 
Peter D. McDonald
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2017
Some forms of literature interfere with the workings of the literate brain, posing a challenge to readers of all kinds, including professional literary critics. In Artefacts of Writing, Peter D. McDon ... Read more

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As You Like it: The Oxford Shakespeare

ISBN : 9780199536153

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¥1,463
Author: 
William Shakespeare; Alan Brissenden
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
May 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
As You Like It is Shakespeare's most light-hearted comedy, and its witty heroine Rosalind has his longest female role. In this edition, Alan Brissenden reassesses both its textual and performance ... Read more

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Ascent: Philosophy and Paradise Lost

ISBN : 9780190695088

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¥7,689
Author: 
Tzachi Zamir
Pages
216 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
Paradise Lost has never received a substantial, book-length reading by a philosopher. This, however should surprise no one, for Milton himself despised philosophers. He associated philosophy with dece ... Read more

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At the Violet Hour: Modernism and Violence in England and Ireland

ISBN : 9780199389063

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¥5,225
Author: 
Sarah Cole
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
157 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2014
Series
Modernist Literature & Culture
Literature has long sought to make sense of the destruction and aggression wrought by human civilization. Yet no single literary movement was more powerfully shaped by violence than modernism. As Sara ... Read more

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At the Violet Hour: Modernism and Violence in England and Ireland

ISBN : 9780195389616

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¥11,858
Author: 
Sarah Cole
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
181 x 241 mm
Pub date
Nov 2012
Series
Modernist Literature & Culture
At the Violet Hour argues that the literature of the early twentieth-century in England and Ireland was deeply organized around a reckoning with grievous violence, imagined as intimate, direct, and of ... Read more

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Aurora Floyd

ISBN : 9780199555161

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¥2,002
Author: 
Mary Elizabeth Braddon; P. D. Edwards
Pages
512 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Dec 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
With Lady Audley's Secret, Mary Elizabeth Braddon had established herself, alongside Wilkie Collins and Mrs Henry Wood, as one of the ruling triumvirate of 'sensation novelists'. Aurora Floyd (1862-3) ... Read more

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Aurora Leigh

ISBN : 9780199552337

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¥1,639
Author: 
Elizabeth Barrett Browning; Kerry McSweeney
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Jul 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Aurora Leigh is the foremost example of the mid-nineteenth-century poem of contemporary life. This verse-novel is a richly detailed representation of the early Victorian age. The social panorama exten ... Read more

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Authorial Personality and the Making of Renaissance Texts: The Force of Character

ISBN : 9780198714163

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¥13,695
Author: 
Douglas S. Pfeiffer
Pages
496 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jun 2020
How did we first come to believe in a correspondence between writers' lives and their works? When did the person of the author-both as context and target of textual interpretation-come to matter so mu ... Read more

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Authors in Context: Charles Dickens

ISBN : 9780199556090

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¥1,639
Author: 
Andrew Sanders
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 195 mm
Pub date
Apr 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Authors in Context examines the work of major authors in relation to their own times and to the present day. Combining history with lively literary discussion, each volume provides comprehensive insig ... Read more

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Authors in Context: Oscar Wilde

ISBN : 9780199555215

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¥1,639
Author: 
John Sloan
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Feb 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Authors in Context examines the work of major writers in relation to their own time and to the present day. Combining history with lively literary discussion, each volume provides comprehensive insigh ... Read more

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