Literature: Routledge Classics

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  • The Fairies in Tradition and Literature

    2nd Edition

    By Katharine Briggs

    Fairies fascinate young and old alike. To some they offer tantalizing glimpses of other worlds, to others a subversive counterpoint to human arrogance and weakness. Like no other author, Katharine Briggs throughout her work communicated the thrill and delight of the world of fairies, and in this…

    Paperback – 2002-06-20
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  • Blake and Antiquity

    2nd Edition

    By Kathleen Raine

    Blake was a visionary like no other. To some, like William Wordsworth, the only explanation for the remarkable spiritual world Blake witnessed and brought to life in his books was 'insane genius'. Although such a view persisted well into the twentieth century, this is the pivotal work which…

    Paperback – 2002-06-13
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  • Romantic Image

    2nd Edition

    By Frank Kermode

    For the past four decades Frank Kermode, critic and writer, has steadily established himself as one of the most brilliant minds of his generation. Questioning the public's harsh perception of 'the artist', Kermode at the same time gently pokes fun at artists' own, often inflated, self-image. He…

    Paperback – 2001-10-12
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