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  • Paula Rego's Map of Memory

    National and Sexual Politics, 1st Edition

    By Maria Manuel Lisboa

    This title was first published in 2003. The artist Paula Rego was born in Portugal but has lived in Britain since 1951. In this well-illustrated book, Maria Manuel Lisboa explores the background behind Rego's decision to leave the land of her birth and, in doing so, provides fascinating insights…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Scottish Miners, 1874–1939

    Volume 1: Industry, Work and Community, 1st Edition

    By Alan Campbell

    The Scottish miners experienced enormous changes during these sixty-five years. Enjoying a high degree of autonomy underground throughout the nineteenth century, their work situation was transformed in the twentieth as Scotland became the most intensively mechanised of the British coalfields.…

    Paperback – 2019-01-28

  • Practising Spanish Grammar

    4th Edition

    By Angela Howkins, Christopher Pountain, Teresa de Carlos

    Practising Spanish Grammar can be used independently or as the ideal companion to the sixth edition of the widely acclaimed A New Reference Grammar of Modern Spanish (Butt, Benjamin and Moreira Rodríguez). Thoroughly updated, this fourth edition of the workbook features an improved organization…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Practising Grammar Workbooks

  • Standard Basque and Its Dialects

    1st Edition

    By Koldo Zuazo

    The origins of Basque dialects, a highly disputed area of research in Basque studies, are examined. The author, the foremost expert on Basque dialects, traces their emergence to medieval times, using: a) the profusion of features common to all dialects: b) the large number of innovations common to…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23

  • English: An Essential Grammar

    3rd Edition

    By Gerald Nelson

    English: An Essential Grammar is written specifically for native speakers, beginning with the basics and going on to deal with phrase, clause and sentence structure, word formation and spelling. This fully revised third edition features new material on: the structure of phrases and clauses…

    Paperback – 2019-01-22
    Routledge Essential Grammars

  • Art, Politics and Civic Religion in Central Italy, 1261–1352

    Essays by Postgraduate Students at the Courtauld Institute of Art, 1st Edition

    By Beth Williamson

    Edited by Joanna Cannon

    This was first published in 2000:  Introduced by Joanna Cannon, this volume of essays by postgraduate students at the Courtauld Institute, University of London, explores some of the ways in which art was used to express, to celebrate, and to promote the political and religious aims and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge Revivals

  • Image Making in Byzantium, Sasanian Persia and the Early Muslim World

    Images and Cultures, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Cutler

    Relations between Byzantium and its neighbours are the focus of this volume. The papers address questions of cultural exchange, with special attention to art historical relations as shown by technical, iconographic and diplomatic exchanges. While addressed to specialists, both their approach and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • The Painter Angelos and Icon-Painting in Venetian Crete

    1st Edition

    By Maria Vassilaki

    The sixteen studies in this book include six specially translated from Greek and another two published here for the first time. They deal with the art of painting in Crete at a time when the island was under Venetian rule. The main emphasis is on the 15th century and especially on the painter…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Spanish in the USA

    Linguistic, translational and cultural aspects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roberto A. Valdeón

    Delving into the uneasy relationship between English and Spanish in the United States of America, this book approaches specific topics from a variety of perspectives, ranging from the more cultural to the more linguistic. The contributions explore the problems arising in Puerto Rico as a…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10

  • 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

  • Dissident Identities in the Early Modern Low Countries

    1st Edition

    By Alastair Duke, Andrew Spicer

    Alastair Duke has long been recognized as one of the leading scholars of the early modern Netherlands, known internationally for his important work on the impact of religious change on political events which was the focus of his Reformation and Revolt in the Low Countries (1990). Bringing together…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03

  • The Chancery of God

    Protestant Print, Polemic and Propaganda against the Empire, Magdeburg 1546–1551, 1st Edition

    By Nathan Rein

    The disastrous protestant defeat in the Schmalkaldic War (1546-47) and the promulgation of the Ausburg Interim (1548) left the fate of German Protestantism in doubt. In the wake of these events, a single protestant town, Magdeburg, offered organized, sustained resistance to Emperor Charles V's…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    St Andrews Studies in Reformation History

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