Literature: Literary History

  • The New Fiction: (A Protest against Sex-Mania) And Other Papers book cover

    The New Fiction

    (A Protest against Sex-Mania) And Other Papers, 1st Edition

    By J.A. Spender

    This collection of essays attempts to analyse common assumptions about art, literature and criticism at the time of publication in 1895. Taking the position of ‘a Philistine’ , Spender argues against the ‘new’ art and fiction and encourages the average member of the public to state their opinion…

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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Revolution in German Theatre 1900-1933 (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    The Revolution in German Theatre 1900-1933 (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Michael Patterson

    First published in 1981, this book represents the first work in English to give a comprehensive account of the revolutionary developments in German theatre from the decline of Naturalism through the Expressionist upheaval to the political theatre of Piscator and Brecht. Early productions of Kaiser’…

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  • The Gothic's Gothic (Routledge Revivals): Study Aids to the Tradition of The Tale of Terror book cover

    The Gothic's Gothic (Routledge Revivals)

    Study Aids to the Tradition of The Tale of Terror, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin Franklin Fisher IV

    First published in 1988, this book aims to provide keys to the study of Gothicism in British and American literature. It gathers together much material that had not been cited in previous works of this kind and secondary works relevant to literary Gothicism — biographies, memoirs and graphic arts.…

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  • Gothic Immortals (Routledge Revivals): The Fiction of the Brotherhood of the Rosy Cross book cover

    Gothic Immortals (Routledge Revivals)

    The Fiction of the Brotherhood of the Rosy Cross, 1st Edition

    By Marie Mulvey-Roberts

    First published in 1990, this book represents the first full-length study of into the group of novels designated ‘Rosicrucian’ and traces the emergence of this distinct fictional genre, revealing a continuous occult tradition running through seemingly diverse literary texts. Taking the…

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  • Critical Essays on Roman Literature: Satire book cover

    Critical Essays on Roman Literature

    Satire, 1st Edition

    Edited by J. P. Sullivan

    First published in 1963, this book is the second of two volumes which bridge the gap between the study of classics and the study of literature and attempt to reconcile the two disciplines. Focusing on satire, this collection of essays offers a critical examination of Latin literature and aims to…

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    Routledge Revivals: Critical Essays on Roman Literature

  • Critical Essays on Roman Literature: Elegy and Lyric book cover

    Critical Essays on Roman Literature

    Elegy and Lyric, 1st Edition

    Edited by J. P. Sullivan

    First published in 1962, this book is the first of two volumes which bridge the gap between the study of classics and the study of literature and attempt to reconcile the two disciplines. Focusing on elegy and lyric, this collection of essays offers a critical examination of Latin literature and…

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    Routledge Revivals: Critical Essays on Roman Literature

  • American Literature in Context: 1620-1830 book cover

    American Literature in Context

    1620-1830, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Fender

    First published between 1982 and 1983, this series examines the peculiarly American cultural context out of which the nation’s literature has developed. Covering the years from 1620 to 1830, this first volume of American Literature in Context examines a range of texts from the writings of the…

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  • American Literature in Context: 1830-1865 book cover

    American Literature in Context

    1830-1865, 1st Edition

    By Brian Harding

    First published between 1982 and 1983, this series examines the peculiarly American cultural context out of which the nation’s literature has developed. Covering the years from 1830 to 1865, this second volume of American Literature in Context examines twelve major American writers of the three…

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  • American Literature in Context: 1865-1900 book cover

    American Literature in Context

    1865-1900, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Hook

    First published between 1982 and 1983, this series examines the peculiarly American cultural context out of which the nation’s literature has developed. Covering the years from 1865 to 1900, this third volume of American Literature in Context focuses on the struggles of American writers to make…

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  • American Literature in Context: 1900-1930 book cover

    American Literature in Context

    1900-1930, 1st Edition

    By Ann Massa

    First published between 1982 and 1983, this series examines the peculiarly American cultural context out of which the nation’s literature has developed. Covering the years from 1900 to 1930, this fourth volume of American Literature in Context focuses on how American literature dealt with the…

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  • The William Makepeace Thackeray Library: Volume I - Early Fiction and Journalism book cover

    The William Makepeace Thackeray Library

    Volume I - Early Fiction and Journalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Pearson

    First published in 1996, The William Makepeace Thackeray Library is a collection of works written by and about the novelist. This first volume contains extracts of William Makepeace Thackeray’s early fiction and journalism in the 1830s and 1840s. In his early career, Thackeray worked as an editor,…

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  • The William Makepeace Thackeray Library: Volume II - Early Travel Writings book cover

    The William Makepeace Thackeray Library

    Volume II - Early Travel Writings, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Pearson

    First published in 1996, The William Makepeace Thackeray Library is a collection of works written by and about the novelist. William Makepeace Thackeray spent part of virtually every year of his writing life in Paris and he wrote continually on France and French culture. This volume contains a…

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    Routledge Revivals: The William Makepeace Thackeray Library

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