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  • Wilfred Owen (Routledge Revivals): Selected Poetry and Prose book cover

    Wilfred Owen (Routledge Revivals)

    Selected Poetry and Prose, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Breen

    First published in 1988, this annotated selection of Wilfred Owen’s poetry and prose provides a comprehensive one-volume text of his best work. As well as the war poems, it includes illuminating early pieces such as ‘Impressionist’ and ‘Little Claus and Big Claus’, which illustrate Owen’s early…

    eBook – 2014-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Dramatic Monologue (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Dramatic Monologue (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Alan Sinfield

    First published in 1977, this book looks at the versatile literary form of dramatic monologue. Although it is often associated with Browning and other poets writing between 1830 and 1930, the concept has been employed by diverse poets of multiple periods such as Ovid, Chaucer, Donne, Blake,…

    eBook – 2014-06-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Medieval Scholarship: Biographical Studies on the Formation of a Discipline: History book cover

    Medieval Scholarship

    Biographical Studies on the Formation of a Discipline: History, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Damico, Joseph B. Zavadil

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    eBook – 2014-06-23
    Routledge
    Garland Library of Medieval Literature

  • The Anatomy of Prose (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    The Anatomy of Prose (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Marjorie Boulton

    First published in 1954, this title is a companion to The Anatomy of Poetry as a literary guide for the student reader. Writing that students generally find it more challenging to analyse a passage of prose than a piece of poetry, Marjorie Boulton takes a systematic approach to the technical…

    eBook – 2014-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Anatomy of Poetry (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    The Anatomy of Poetry (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Marjorie Boulton

    It is impossible to appreciate poetry fully without some knowledge of the various aspects of poetic technique. First published in 1953, with a second edition in 1982, this title explains all the usual technical terms in an accessible manner. Marjorie Boulton shows that it is possible to approach a…

    eBook – 2014-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Anatomy of Literary Studies (Routledge Revivals): An Introduction to the Study of English Literature book cover

    The Anatomy of Literary Studies (Routledge Revivals)

    An Introduction to the Study of English Literature, 1st Edition

    By Marjorie Boulton

    First published in 1980, The Anatomy of Literary Studies provides students of English Literature with a clearer understanding of the significance and scope of the subject and a comprehensive background to its study. It gives pointers towards intellectual integrity and advice on independent study,…

    eBook – 2014-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Anatomy of Drama (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    The Anatomy of Drama (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Marjorie Boulton

    This title, first published in 1960, is intended primarily to increase the understanding of drama among those who do not have easy access to the live theatre and who, therefore, study plays mainly in print. The author’s emphasis is on Shakespeare, but most forms of drama receive some attention. A…

    eBook – 2014-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Browning Cyclopaedia (Routledge Revivals): A Guide to the Study of the Works of Robert Browning book cover

    The Browning Cyclopaedia (Routledge Revivals)

    A Guide to the Study of the Works of Robert Browning, 1st Edition

    By Edward Berdoe

    Robert Browning, the great Victorian poet, is often claimed to be hard to understand, largely on account of the obscurity of his language, the complexity of his thought, and his poetic style. The Browning Cyclopaedia, first published in 1891, presents an exposition of the prominent ideas of each…

    eBook – 2014-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Shakespeare: The Last Plays book cover

    Shakespeare

    The Last Plays, 1st Edition

    By Kiernan Ryan

    This is the first collection of criticism on Shakespeare's romances to register the impact of modern literary theory on interpretations of these plays. Kiernan Ryan brings together the most important recent essays on Pericles, Cymbeline, The Winter's Tale and The Tempest, the greatest of the `last…

    eBook – 2014-06-11
    Routledge
    Longman Critical Readers

  • Shakespeare's History Plays book cover

    Shakespeare's History Plays

    1st Edition

    By Robert Watt

    Shakespeare's history plays are central to his dramatic achievement. In recent years they have become more widely studied than ever, stimulating intensely contested interpretations, due to their relevance to central contemporary issues such as English, national identities and gender roles.…

    eBook – 2014-06-11
    Routledge
    Longman Critical Readers

  • The Brontes book cover

    The Brontes

    1st Edition

    By Patricia Ingham

    The novels of Charlotte and Emily Bronte have become canonical texts for the application of twentieth century literary and cultural theory. Along with the work of their sister, Anne, their texts are regarded as a sources of diversity in themselves, full of conflictual material which different…

    eBook – 2014-06-11
    Routledge
    Longman Critical Readers

  • Shakespearean Tragedy book cover

    Shakespearean Tragedy

    1st Edition

    By John Drakakis

    Shakespearean Tragedy brings together fifteen major contemporary essays on individual plays and the genre as a whole. Each piece has been carefully chosen as a key intervention in its own right and as a representative of an influential critical approach to the genre. The collection as a whole,…

    eBook – 2014-06-06
    Routledge
    Longman Critical Readers

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