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English & Old English literatures

Basil

ISBN : 9780199536702

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¥1,826
Author: 
Wilkie Collins; Dorothy Goldman
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jul 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
In Basil's secret and unconsummated marriage to the linen-draper's sexually precocious daughter, and the shocking betrayal, insanity, and death that follow, Collins reveals the bustling, commercial Lo ... Read more

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Being and Having in Shakespeare

ISBN : 9780199698004

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¥6,391
Author: 
Katharine Eisaman Maus
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 203 mm
Pub date
Feb 2013
What is the relation between who a person is, and what he or she has? A number of Shakespeare's plays engage with this question, elaborating a 'poetics of property' centering on questions of authority ... Read more

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Belinda

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Author: 
Maria Edgeworth; Kathryn Kirkpatrick
Pub date
Dec 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Maria Edgeworth won the admiration of her contemporary Jane Austen, as well as later writers such as Thackeray and Turgenev, and in Belinda (1801) she tackles issues of gender and race in a manner at ... Read more

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Ben Jonson: A Life

ISBN : 9780199697472

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¥2,739
Author: 
Ian Donaldson
Pages
560 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 233 mm
Pub date
Apr 2013
New paperback edition of Ian Donaldson's fascination biography An accessible and generously illustrated biography of one of the great writers of the early modern period, whose eventful life hasn' ... Read more

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Ben Jonson: A Life

ISBN : 9780198129769

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¥4,565
Author: 
Ian Donaldson
Pages
560 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
149 x 236 mm
Pub date
Oct 2011
Ben Jonson was the greatest of Shakespeare's contemporaries. In the century following his death he was seen by many as the finest of all English writers, living or dead. His fame rested not only on ... Read more

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Beowulf: The Fight at Finnsburh

ISBN : 9780199555291

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¥1,276
Author: 
Kevin Crossley-Holland; Heather O'Donoghue
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 198 mm
Pub date
Oct 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Beowulf is the longest and finest literary work to have come down to us from Anglo-Saxon times, and one of the world's greatest epic poems. Set in the half-legendary, half historical Scandinavian ... Read more

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Between the Acts

ISBN : 9780199536573

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¥1,276
Author: 
Virginia Woolf; Frank Kermode
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jun 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Between the Acts is Virginia Woolf's last novel, and in her own opinion it was 'more quintessential' than any of her others. Set in the summer of 1939 on the day of the annual village pageant at Point ... Read more

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Bible and Novel: Narrative Authority and the Death of God

ISBN : 9780199680573

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¥14,421
Author: 
Norman Vance
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
166 x 225 mm
Pub date
Jul 2013
The Victorian novel acquired greater cultural centrality just as the authority of the scriptures and of traditional religious teaching seemed to be declining. Did the novel supplant the Bible? The nov ... Read more

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Bible and Novel: Narrative Authority and the Death of God

ISBN : 9780198744993

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¥5,115
Author: 
Norman Vance
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
136 x 222 mm
Pub date
Jun 2015
The Victorian novel acquired greater cultural centrality just as the authority of the scriptures and of traditional religious teaching seemed to be declining. Did the novel supplant the Bible? The nov ... Read more

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Biblical Readings and Literary Writings in Early Modern England, 1558-1625

ISBN : 9780198812487

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¥10,043
Author: 
Victoria Brownlee
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Apr 2018
This book considers the relationship between biblical readings and literary writings in early modern England. The Bible had a profound influence on sixteenth- and seventeenth-century culture, and bibl ... Read more

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