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  • Chaucer's Humor: Critical Essays book cover

    Chaucer's Humor

    Critical Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jean E. Jost

    Originally published in 1994. Chaucer is considered the first major humorist in English literature and is particularly interesting as he reflects the humor of predecessors and contemporaries as well as defines development for subsequent British humor. This collection presents essays that define the…

    eBook – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Chaucer

  • Chaucer book cover

    Chaucer

    1st Edition

    By John Lawlor

    Originally published in 1968. A critical interpretation of Chaucer's narrative poetry which concentrates on three major groupings - the early love-visions, the ‘tragedye’ of Troilus and Criseyde, and the Canterbury Tales. Emphasis is laid on Chaucer as an oral narrator and on the varying skills…

    eBook – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Chaucer

  • Geoffrey Chaucer book cover

    Geoffrey Chaucer

    1st Edition

    By John Norton-Smith

    Originally published in 1974. This book discusses those aspects of Chaucer’s art which are concerned with the problem of specific form. These aspects have been concentrated on by the author for Chaucer’s major poems and some of his so-called minor poems in separate chapters. It offers a critical…

    eBook – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Chaucer

  • Chaucer and Middle English Studies: In Honour of Rossell Hope Robbins book cover

    Chaucer and Middle English Studies

    In Honour of Rossell Hope Robbins, 1st Edition

    Edited by Beryl Rowland

    Originally published in 1974. The thirty-six essays of this book were written and assembled in hour of an internationally recognised scholar of medieval literature. Written by a diverse range of contributors, the chapters cover not only various studies of aspects of Chaucer’s poetry, but also some…

    eBook – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Chaucer

  • Chaucer Source and Analogue Criticism: A Cross-Referenced Guide book cover

    Chaucer Source and Analogue Criticism

    A Cross-Referenced Guide, 1st Edition

    By Lynn King Morris

    Originally published in 1985. This impressive research tool offers four different indexes to cross-reference works on the sources of Chaucer. The user can look up sources by author, genre type or title, or look up the title of one of Chaucer’s works to find which bibliographic entries they are…

    eBook – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Chaucer

  • "Many a Song and Many a Leccherous Lay"

    Tradition and Individuality in Chaucer's Lyric Poetry, 1st Edition

    By Jay Ruud

    Originally published in 1992. Although they were apparently much appreciated in his own time, Chaucer’s lyrics have for most of the modern era been the most neglected of his poetic productions. This work offers a comprehensive overview of Chaucer’s lyric corpus. The author extends his scope to…

    eBook – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Chaucer

  • The Routledge Handbook of Sign Language Pedagogy book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Sign Language Pedagogy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Russell S. Rosen

    The Routledge Handbook of Sign Language Pedagogy is the first reference of its kind, presenting contributions from leading experts in the field of sign language pedagogy. The Handbook fills a significant gap in the growing field of sign language pedagogy, compiling all essential aspects of current…

    eBook – 2019-09-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Language Handbooks

  • Using Corpus Methods to Triangulate Linguistic Analysis book cover

    Using Corpus Methods to Triangulate Linguistic Analysis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jesse Egbert, Paul Baker

    This book builds on Baker and Egbert’s previous work on triangulating methodological approaches in corpus linguistics and takes triangulation one step further to highlight its broader applicability when implemented with other linguistic research methods. The volume showcases research methods from…

    eBook – 2019-09-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

  • Transmedial Worlds in Everyday Life: Networked Reception, Social Media, and Fictional Worlds book cover

    Transmedial Worlds in Everyday Life

    Networked Reception, Social Media, and Fictional Worlds, 1st Edition

    By Susana Tosca, Lisbeth Klastrup

    In this pioneering new book, authors Klastrup and Tosca explore the many ways that transmedial worlds are present in people’s everyday life, proposing a new theory of (trans)media use for the digital age. People are not only reading, watching and playing in fictional worlds like never before, but…

    eBook – 2019-09-17
    Routledge

  • Dance, Modernism, and Modernity book cover

    Dance, Modernism, and Modernity

    1st Edition

    By Ramsay Burt, Michael Huxley

    This collection of new essays explores connections between dance, modernism, and modernity by examining the ways in which leading dancers have responded to modernity. Burt and Huxley examine dance examples from a period beginning just before the First World War and extending to the mid-1950s,…

    eBook – 2019-09-17
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to the Work of John R. Rickford book cover

    The Routledge Companion to the Work of John R. Rickford

    1st Edition

    Edited by Renée Blake, Isabelle Buchstaller

    This comprehensive collection is the first full book-length volume to bring together writing focused around and inspired by the work of John Rickford and his role in sociolinguistic research over the last four decades. Featuring contributions from more than 40 leading scholars in the field, the…

    eBook – 2019-09-17
    Routledge

  • Externalization: Phonological Interpretations of Syntactic Objects book cover

    Externalization

    Phonological Interpretations of Syntactic Objects, 1st Edition

    By Yoshihito Dobashi

    This book explores theoretical issues of the syntax-phonology interface within the Minimalist Program of linguistic theory and proposes an entirely new approach to prosodic categories. Conceptual as well as empirical questions are addressed, concerning how syntactic objects are mapped to the…

    eBook – 2019-09-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

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