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  • Framing China

    Media Images and Political Debates in Britain, the USA and Switzerland, 1900-1950, 1st Edition

    By Ariane Knüsel

    Framing China sheds new light on Western relations with and perceptions of China in the first half of the twentieth century. In this ground-breaking book, Ariane Knüsel examines how China was portrayed in political debates and the media in Britain, the USA and Switzerland between 1900 and 1950. By…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25

  • Robert Burns and Transatlantic Culture

    1st Edition

    By Sharon Alker, Leith Davis

    Edited by Holly Faith Nelson

    While recent scholarship has usefully positioned Burns within the context of British Romanticism as a spokesperson of Scottish national identity, Robert Burns and Transatlantic Culture considers Burns's impact in the United States, Canada, and South America, where he has served variously as a site…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24

  • The Art-Journal and Fine Art Publishing in Victorian England, 1850–1880

    1st Edition

    By Katherine Haskins

    Focusing on an era that both inherited and irretrievably altered the form and the content of earlier art production, The Art-Journal and Fine Art Publishing in Victorian England, 1850-1880 argues that fine art practices and the audiences and markets for them were influenced by the media culture of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24

  • Dickens and Victorian Print Cultures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert L. Patten

    This volume places Dickens at the centre of a dynamic and expanding Victorian print world and tells the story of his career against a background of options available to him. The collection describes a world animated by outpourings of print materials: books, serials, newspapers, periodicals,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    A Library of Essays on Charles Dickens

  • Global Dickens

    1st Edition

    By Nirshan Perera

    Edited by John O. Jordan

    This volume of essays provides a selection of leading contemporary scholarship which situates Dickens in a global perspective. The articles address four main areas: Dickens's reception outside Britain and North America; his intertextual relations with and influence upon writers from different parts…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    A Library of Essays on Charles Dickens

  • 'A Student in Arms'

    Donald Hankey and Edwardian Society at War, 1st Edition

    By Ross Davies

    Donald Hankey was a writer who saw himself as a ’student of human nature’ and peacetime Edwardian Britain as a society at war with itself. Wounded in a murderous daylight infantry charge near Ypres, Hankey began sending despatches to The Spectator from hospital in 1915. Trench life, wrote Hankey,…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge Studies in First World War History

  • The Scaremongers (RLE The First World War)

    The Advocacy of War and Rearmament 1896-1914, 1st Edition

    By A. J. A. Morris

    This revealing book illustrates how the passion for war was fostered and promoted. The author provides detailed evidence of how and why an image of Germany as a nation determined upon world hegemony was deliberately promoted by a group of British newspaper editors, proprietors and journalists. This…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge Library Editions: The First World War

  • Modernist Star Maps

    Celebrity, Modernity, Culture, 1st Edition

    By Aaron Jaffe

    Edited by Jonathan Goldman

    Bringing together Canadian, American, and British scholars, this volume explores the relationship between modernism and modern celebrity culture. In support of the collection's overriding thesis that modern celebrity and modernism are mutually determining phenomena, the contributors take on a range…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07

  • Dress Culture in Late Victorian Women's Fiction

    Literacy, Textiles, and Activism, 1st Edition

    By Christine Bayles Kortsch

    In her immensely readable and richly documented book, Christine Bayles Kortsch asks us to shift our understanding of late Victorian literary culture by examining its inextricable relationship with the material culture of dress and sewing. Even as the Education Acts of 1870, 1880, and 1891 extended…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02

  • Little Magazines & Modernism

    New Approaches, 1st Edition

    By Adam McKible

    Edited by Suzanne W. Churchill

    Little magazines made modernism happen. These pioneering enterprises were typically founded by individuals or small groups intent on publishing the experimental works or radical opinions of untried, unpopular, or underrepresented writers. Recently, little magazines have re-emerged as an important…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30

  • Culture and Science in the Nineteenth-Century Media

    1st Edition

    By Louise Henson, Geoffrey Cantor, Gowan Dawson, Richard Noakes, Sally Shuttleworth, Jonathan R. Topham

    Written by literary scholars, historians of science, and cultural historians, the twenty-two original essays in this collection explore the intriguing and multifaceted interrelationships between science and culture through the periodical press in nineteenth-century Britain. Ranging across the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    The Nineteenth Century Series

  • Gender and Activism in a Little Magazine

    The Modern Figures of the Masses, 1st Edition

    By Rachel Schreiber

    Interweaving nuanced discussions of politics, visuality, and gender, Gender and Activism in a Little Magazine uncovers the complex ways that gender figures into the graphic satire created by artists for the New York City-based socialist journal, the Masses. This exceptional magazine was published…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28

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