E-books: Literature

  • New Oceania: Modernisms and Modernities in the Pacific book cover

    New Oceania

    Modernisms and Modernities in the Pacific, 1st Edition

    Edited by Matthew Hayward, Maebh Long

    For so long figured in European discourses as the antithesis of modernity, the Pacific Islands have remained all but absent from the modernist studies’ critical map. Yet, as the chapters of New Oceania: Modernisms and Modernities in the Pacific collectively show, Pacific artists and writers have…

    eBook – 2019-09-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • The Socio-Literary Imaginary in 19th and 20th Century Britain: Victorian and Edwardian Inflections book cover

    The Socio-Literary Imaginary in 19th and 20th Century Britain

    Victorian and Edwardian Inflections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria K. Bachman, Albert D. Pionke

    At once an invitation and a provocation, The Socio-Literary Imaginary represents the first collection of essays to illuminate the historically and intellectually complex relationship between literary studies and sociology in nineteenth and early twentieth-century Britain. During the ongoing…

    eBook – 2019-09-30
    Routledge
    Among the Victorians and Modernists

  • Staging Gender in Behn and Centlivre: Women's Comedy and the Theatre book cover

    Staging Gender in Behn and Centlivre

    Women's Comedy and the Theatre, 1st Edition

    By Nancy Copeland

    Staging Gender in Behn and Centlivre studies the representation of gender in four of the most important plays by the leading professional women playwrights of the late Stuart period. Behn's The Rover (1677) and The Luckey Chance (1686) and Centlivre's The Busie Body (1709) and The Wonder: A Woman…

    eBook – 2019-09-26
    Routledge
    Studies in Performance and Early Modern Drama

  • Life in Citations: Biblical Narratives and Contemporary Hebrew Culture book cover

    Life in Citations

    Biblical Narratives and Contemporary Hebrew Culture, 1st Edition

    By Ruth Tsoffar

    In her latest book, Life in Citiations: Biblical Narratives and Contemporary Hebrew Culture, Ruth Tsoffar studies several key biblical narratives that figure prominently in Israeli culture. Life in Citations provides a close reading of these narratives, along with works by contemporary Hebrew…

    eBook – 2019-09-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Comparative Literature

  • Football in Fiction: A History book cover

    Football in Fiction

    A History, 1st Edition

    By Lee McGowan

    Football in Fiction represents the most comprehensive historical mapping and analysis of novels related to association football (soccer). It offers a theoretically informed field guide, a scholarly cartography of football fiction’s uncertain – and until now – only partially explored…

    eBook – 2019-09-26
    Routledge
    Critical Research in Football

  • Susan Sontag (Routledge Revivals): The Elegiac Modernist book cover

    Susan Sontag (Routledge Revivals)

    The Elegiac Modernist, 1st Edition

    By Sohnya Sayres

    First published in 1990, this is the first book-length study of Susan Sontag: essayist and analyst of culture, author of ‘Notes on Camp’ and Illness as Metaphor, novelist, reviewer, and filmmaker. It was modernism, and the excitement it created in her, that "rescued" Sontag from childhood in…

    eBook – 2019-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Fatal Errors; or Poor Mary-Anne. A Tale of the Last Century: by Elizabeth Hays Lanfear book cover

    Fatal Errors; or Poor Mary-Anne. A Tale of the Last Century

    by Elizabeth Hays Lanfear, 1st Edition

    Edited by Timothy Whelan, Felicity James

    In December 2015 a novel by Elizabeth Hays (c. 1765-1825) that has eluded scholars of women novelists of the 1790s for more than a century was finally discovered in the British Library. Fatal Errors was written in the late 1790s by the sister of Mary Hays, but not published until 1819 under her…

    eBook – 2019-09-25
    Routledge
    Chawton House Library: Women's Novels

  • Climate Fiction and Cultural Analysis: A new perspective on life in the anthropocene book cover

    Climate Fiction and Cultural Analysis

    A new perspective on life in the anthropocene, 1st Edition

    By Gregers Andersen

    Climate Fiction and Cultural Analysis argues that the popularity of the term "climate fiction" has paradoxically exhausted the term’s descriptive power and that it has developed into a black box containing all kinds of fictions which depict climatic events and has consequently lost its true…

    eBook – 2019-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Literature, Culture and Media

  • Doubles and Hybrids in Latin American Gothic book cover

    Doubles and Hybrids in Latin American Gothic

    1st Edition

    Edited by Antonio Alcalá González, Ilse Marie Bussing López

    Doubles and Hybrids in Latin American Gothic focuses on a recurrent motif that is fundamental in the Gothic—the double. This volume explores how this ancient notion acquires tremendous force in a region, Latin America, which is itself defined by duplicity (indigenous/European, autochthonous…

    eBook – 2019-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Coleridge Notebooks V5 Notes book cover

    Coleridge Notebooks V5 Notes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Coburn

    During his adult life until his death in 1834, Coleridge made entries in more than sixty notebooks. Neither commonplace books nor diaries, but something of both, they contain notes on literary, theological, philosophical, scientific, social and psychological matters, plans for and fragments of…

    eBook – 2019-09-25
    Routledge

  • Coleridge Notebooks V1 Notes book cover

    Coleridge Notebooks V1 Notes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Coburn

    First published in 2002. Volume 1 of the notes on the Notebooks of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, spanning from 1794 to 1804. The volume is in two parts, text and notes. During his adult life until his death in 1834, Coleridge made entries in more than sixty notebooks. Neither commonplace books nor…

    eBook – 2019-09-25
    Routledge

  • Coleridge Notebooks V4 Notes book cover

    Coleridge Notebooks V4 Notes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Coburn

    First published in 2002. Volume 4 of the Notes on the Notebooks of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, spanning from 1819 to 1826. The volume is in two parts, text and notes. During his adult life until his death in 1834, Coleridge made entries in more than sixty notebooks. Neither commonplace books nor…

    eBook – 2019-09-25
    Routledge

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