Literature: Literary History

  • Routledge Handbook of Modern Chinese Literature book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Modern Chinese Literature

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ming Dong Gu

    The Routledge Handbook of Modern Chinese Literature presents a comprehensive overview of Chinese literature from the 1910s to the present day. Featuring detailed studies of selected masterpieces, it adopts a thematic-comparative approach. By developing an innovative conceptual framework predicated…

    Hardback – 2018-09-04
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  • The Routledge Companion to World Literature and World History book cover

    The Routledge Companion to World Literature and World History

    1st Edition

    Edited by May Hawas

    The Routledge Companion to World Literature and World History is a comprehensive and engaging volume, combining essays from historians and literary academics to create a space for productive cross-cultural encounters between the two fields. In addition to the 27 essays, the Companion includes…

    Hardback – 2018-04-23
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    Routledge Literature Companions

  • The Routledge Companion to Literature and Food book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Literature and Food

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lorna Piatti-Farnell, Donna Lee Brien

    The Routledge Companion to Literature and Food explores the relationship between food and literature in transnational contexts, serving as both an introduction and a guide to the field in terms of defining characteristics and development. Balancing a wide-reaching view of the long histories and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-28
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    Routledge Literature Companions

  • The Routledge Handbook to the Ghost Story book cover

    The Routledge Handbook to the Ghost Story

    1st Edition

    Edited by Scott Brewster, Luke Thurston

    The Handbook to the Ghost Story sets out to survey and significantly extend a new field of criticism which has been taking shape over recent years, centring on the ghost story and bringing together a vast range of interpretive methods and theoretical perspectives. The main task of the volume is to…

    Hardback – 2017-11-10
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    Routledge Literature Handbooks

  • The Routledge Research Companion to Law and Humanities in Nineteenth-Century America book cover

    The Routledge Research Companion to Law and Humanities in Nineteenth-Century America

    1st Edition

    By Nan Goodman, Simon Stern

    Nineteenth-century America witnessed some of the most important and fruitful areas of intersection between the law and humanities, as people began to realize that the law, formerly confined to courts and lawyers, might also find expression in a variety of ostensibly non-legal areas such as painting…

    Hardback – 2017-05-16
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  • The Routledge Research Companion to John Gower book cover

    The Routledge Research Companion to John Gower

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ana Saez-Hidalgo, Brian Gastle, R.F. Yeager

    The Routledge Research Companion to John Gower reviews the most current scholarship on the late medieval poet and opens doors purposefully to research areas of the future. It is divided into three parts. The first part, "Working theories: medieval and modern," is devoted to the main theoretical…

    Hardback – 2017-04-12
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  • Routledge Handbook of Modern Japanese Literature book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Modern Japanese Literature

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachael Hutchinson, Leith Douglas Morton

    The Routledge Handbook of Modern Japanese Literature provides a comprehensive overview of how we study Japanese literature today. Rather than taking a purely chronological approach to the content, the chapters survey the state of the field through a number of pressing issues and themes, examining…

    Hardback – 2016-06-13
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  • The Routledge Companion to Literature and Religion book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Literature and Religion

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Knight

    This unique and comprehensive volume looks at the study of literature and religion from a contemporary critical perspective. Including discussion of global literature and world religions, this Companion looks at: Key moments in the story of religion and literary studies from Matthew Arnold through…

    Hardback – 2016-05-03
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    Routledge Literature Companions

  • The Fin-de-Siècle World book cover

    The Fin-de-Siècle World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Saler

    This comprehensive and beautifully illustrated collection of essays conveys a vivid picture of a fascinating and hugely significant period in history, the Fin de Siècle. Featuring contributions from over forty international scholars, this book takes a thematic approach to a period of huge upheaval…

    Hardback – 2014-11-26
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    Routledge Worlds

  • The Victorian World book cover

    The Victorian World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Hewitt

    With an interdisciplinary approach that encompasses political history, the history of ideas, cultural history and art history, The Victorian World offers a sweeping survey of the world in the nineteenth century. This volume offers a fresh evaluation of Britain and its global presence in the years…

    Hardback – 2012-03-26
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