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  • Les mots français

    Vocabulaire, lectures et sujets de conversation, 1st Edition

    By Trudie Maria Booth

    Les mots français: Vocabulaire, lectures et sujets de conversation presents a clear, thorough and systematic overview of modern French vocabulary on a variety of subjects. Written in the target language, each of the 32 chapters is divided into the following sections, with translations into…

    Paperback – 2019-05-02 
    Routledge

  • Essential French Grammar

    2nd Edition

    By Mike Thacker, Casimir d'Angelo

    Essential French Grammar is a student-friendly French grammar designed to give learners a firm foundation on which to build a real understanding of both spoken and written French. Clear explanations of grammar are supported by contemporary examples, lively cartoon drawings and a variety of…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Essential Language Grammars

  • The Style of the State in French Theater, 1630–1660

    Neoclassicism and Government, 1st Edition

    By Katherine Ibbett

    Engaging with recent thinking about performance, political theory and canon formation, this study addresses the significance of the formal changes in seventeenth-century French theater. Each chapter takes up a particularity of seventeenth-century theatrical style and staging”for example, the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • French Symbolist Poetry and the Idea of Music

    1st Edition

    By Joseph Acquisto

    What role did music play in the creation of a new aesthetics of poetry in French from the 1860s to the 1930s? How did music serve as an unassimilable 'other' against which the French symbolist poets crafted a new poetics? And why did music gradually disappear from early twentieth-century poetic…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • French for Engineering

    1st Edition

    By Lars Erickson

    French for Engineering prepares students to study and intern in France as engineers. Aimed at students at the CEFR B1 or ACTFL Intermediate-High level, the textbook uses a step-by-step progression of language-learning tasks and activities to develop students’ skills at the CEFR C1 or ACTFL…

    Paperback – 2018-06-05
    Routledge

  • Discourse Pragmatics and the Verb

    The Evidence from Romance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suzanne Fleischman, LINDA WAUGH

    First published in 1990, this collection investigates grammatical categories associated with the verb as they are used by speakers and writers in real discourses and texts. Focusing on tense, aspect, mood, and voice in French, Spanish, and Italian, each chapter underscores the importance of context…

    Paperback – 2018-05-17
    Routledge
    RLE: Discourse Analysis

  • Women’s Deliberation: The Heroine in Early Modern French Women’s Theater (1650–1750)

    1st Edition

    By Theresa Varney Kennedy

    Women’s Deliberation: The Heroine in Early Modern French Women’s Theater (1650–1750) argues that women playwrights question traditional views on women through their heroines. Denied the powers of cleverness, the authority of deliberation, and the right to speak, heroines were often excluded from…

    Hardback – 2018-04-16
    Routledge

  • Joan of Arc in French Art and Culture (1700�1855)

    From Satire to Sanctity, 1st Edition

    By Nora M. Heimann

    In her meticulous and wide-ranging study, Nora M. Heimann follows the metamorphosis of Joan of Arc's posthumous representation during the years in which her image ascended from relative obscurity as a minor provincial figure in the middle ages through her treatment as a figure of political satire…

    Hardback – 2017-11-29
    Routledge

  • Chanson

    The French Singer-Songwriter from Aristide Bruant to the Present Day, 1st Edition

    By Peter Hawkins

    ’En France, tout finit par des chansons’ is the well-known phrase which sums up the importance of chanson for the French. A song tradition that goes back to the Middle Ages and troubadours of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, chanson is part of the texture of everyday life in France - a part of…

    Paperback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • Entre-Textes

    Dialogues littéraires et culturels, 1st Edition

    Edited by Oana Panaïté, Vera A. Klekovkina

    Entre-Textes introduces advanced students of French to the richness of the Francophone world through literature from the Middle Ages to the 21st century. The course anthology is divided into fourteen modules, each of which pairs a classical text with a modern one. Students are guided to read…

    Paperback – 2017-08-07
    Routledge

  • Proust at the Movies

    1st Edition

    By Martine Beugnet, Marion Schmid

    Film established itself as an artistic form of expression at the same time that Proust started work on his masterpiece, A la recherche du temps perdu. If Proust apparently took little interest in what he described as a poor avatar of reductive, mimetic representation, the resonances between his own…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Studies in European Cultural Transition

  • Anglophone Students Abroad

    Identity, Social Relationships, and Language Learning, 1st Edition

    By Rosamond Mitchell, Nicole Tracy-Ventura, Kevin McManus

    Anglophone students abroad: Identity, social relationships and language learning presents the findings of a major study of British students of French and Spanish undertaking residence abroad. The new dataset presented here provides both quantitative and qualitative information on language learning,…

    Hardback – 2017-03-30
    Routledge

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