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English & Old English (Anglo-Saxon) literatures

'Grossly Material Things': Women and Book Production in Early Modern England

ISBN : 9780199651580

Price(incl.tax): 
¥16,621
Author: 
Helen Smith
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 221 mm
Pub date
May 2012
In A Room of One's Own, Virginia Woolf described fictions as 'grossly material things', rooted in their physical and economic contexts. This book takes Woolf's brief hint as its starting point, asking ... Read more

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A Glossed Wycliffite Psalter, Volume 2: Oxford, Bodleian Library MS Bodley 554

ISBN : 9780198845119

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¥10,956
Author: 
Michael P. Kuczynski
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Sep 2019
Series
Early English Text Society Original Series
This is a two-volume critical edition of a Middle English commentary on the Psalms based on a Late Version text of the Wycliffite Bible translation. The commentary takes the form of 1,363 shorter and ... Read more

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A Grain of Faith: Religion in Mid-Century British Literature

ISBN : 9780198828570

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¥10,043
Author: 
Allan Hepburn
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Nov 2018
During and after the Second World War, there was a concerted thinking about religion in Britain. Not only were leading international thinkers of the day theologians-Ronald Niebuhr, Paul Tillich, Jacqu ... Read more

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A Taste for China: English Subjectivity and the Prehistory of Orientalism

ISBN : 9780190887438

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¥6,149
Author: 
Eugenia Zuroski
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
May 2018
Through an examination of England's obsession with Chinese things throughout the long eighteenth century, A Taste for China argues that chinoiserie in literature and material culture played a central ... Read more

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A Taste for China: English Subjectivity and the Prehistory of Orientalism

ISBN : 9780199950980

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¥13,398
Author: 
Eugenia Zuroski Jenkins
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
May 2013
Through an examination of England's obsession with Chinese things throughout the long eighteenth century, this book argues that chinoiserie in literature and material culture played a central role in ... Read more

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Allegory and Enchantment: An Early Modern Poetics

ISBN : 9780198788041

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¥10,043
Author: 
Jason Crawford
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jan 2017
What is modernity? Where are modernitys points of origin? Where are its boundaries? And what lies beyond those boundaries? Allegory and Enchantment explores these broad questions by considering the wo ... Read more

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Americanizing Britain: The Rise of Modernism in the Age of the Entertainment Empire

ISBN : 9780190272418

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¥4,917
Author: 
Genevieve Abravanel
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
May 2016
Series
Modernist Literature & Culture
How did Great Britain, which entered the twentieth century as a dominant empire, reinvent itself in reaction to its fears and fantasies about the United States? Investigating the anxieties caused by t ... Read more

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Americanizing Britain: The Rise of Modernism in the Age of the Entertainment Empire

ISBN : 9780199754458

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¥11,858
Author: 
Genevieve Abravanel
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 236 mm
Pub date
Jul 2012
Series
Modernist Literature & Culture
At the beginning of the twentieth century, many in Britain believed their nation to be a dominant world power that its former colony, the United States, could only hope to emulate. Yet by the interwar ... Read more

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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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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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