Introductory Literary Studies Products

  • Byron

    1st Edition

    By Caroline Franklin

    Lord Byron (1788-1824) was a poet and satirist, as famous in his time for his love affairs and questionable morals as he was for his poetry. Looking beyond the scandal, Byron leaves us a body of work that proved crucial to the development of English poetry and provides a fascinating counterpoint to…

    Paperback – 2006-10-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Guides to Literature

  • Joseph Conrad

    1st Edition

    By Tim Middleton

    The popular yet complex work of Joseph Conrad has attracted much critical attention over the years, from the perspectives of postcolonial, modernist, cultural and gender studies. This guide to his compelling work presents: an accessible introduction to the contexts and many interpretations of…

    Paperback – 2006-08-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Guides to Literature

  • The Complete Russian Folktale: v. 6: Russian Tales of Love and Life

    1st Edition

    By Jack V. Haney

    "The Complete Russian Folktale" makes available to English readers a rich folk tradition that has not been easily accessible or well known in the West. Compared to other European traditions, the East Slavs have an extremely large number of tale types. Using the Russian version of the Aarne-Thompson…

    Hardback – 2006-07-15
    Routledge

  • Fifty Key Literary Theorists

    1st Edition

    By Richard J. Lane

    Covering over a century's worth of debate, thinking and writing about literature, this is a unique guide to the lives and works of fifty theorists who have left an indelible mark on literary studies. Featuring theorists such as Judith Butler, Jacques Derrida, Sigmund Freud and Edward Said, this…

    Paperback – 2006-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Guides

  • The Routledge Dictionary of Literary Terms

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Peter Childs, Roger Fowler

    A twenty-first century version of Roger Fowler’s 1973 Dictionary of Modern Critical Terms, this latest edition of The Routledge Dictionary of Literary Terms is the most up-to-date guide to critical and theoretical concepts available to students of literature at all levels. With over forty newly…

    Paperback – 2005-09-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Dictionaries

  • Interpreting Texts

    1st Edition

    By Kim Ballard

    Routledge A Level English Guides equip AS and A2 Level students with the skills they need to explore, evaluate and enjoy English. Books in the series are built around the various skills specified in the assessment objectives (AOs) for all AS and A2 Level English courses.Focusing on the AOs most…

    Paperback – 2005-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge A Level English Guides

  • A Twentieth-Century Literature Reader

    Texts and Debates, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suman Gupta, David Johnson

    This critical Reader is the essential companion to any course in twentieth-century literature. Drawing upon the work of a wide range of key writers and critics, the selected extracts provide: a literary-historical overview of the twentieth century insight into theoretical discussions around the…

    Paperback – 2005-01-19
    Routledge
    Twentieth-Century Literature: Texts and Debates

  • Aestheticism and Modernism

    Debating Twentieth-Century Literature 1900–1960, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Danson Brown, Suman Gupta

    This textbook ranges from the early twentieth-century to the full array of modernisms emerging between the First and Second World Wars. The editors introduce twentieth-century debates around genre, form and content reflected in both literary and critical writing of the period, as well as differing…

    Paperback – 2004-12-09
    Routledge
    Twentieth-Century Literature: Texts and Debates

  • Comparing Texts

    1st Edition

    By Nicola Onyett

    Routledge A Level English Guides equip AS and A2 Level students with the skills they need to explore, evaluate, and enjoy English. Books in the series are built around the various skills specified in the assessment objectives (AOs) for all AS and A2 Level English courses.Focusing on the AOs most…

    Paperback – 2004-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge A Level English Guides

  • American Literature Before 1880

    1st Edition

    By Robert Lawson-Peebles

    American Literature Before 1880 attempts to place its subject in the broadest possible international perspective. It begins with Homer looking westward, and ends with Henry James crossing the Atlantic eastwards. In between, the book examines the projection of images of the East onto an as-yet…

    Paperback – 2003-11-13
    Routledge
    Longman Literature In English Series

  • The Complete Russian Folktale: v. 5: Russian Legends

    1st Edition

    By Jack V. Haney

    Richly represented in the Russian folktale tradition, the legends are religious tales (types 750-849 in the Aame-Thompson index) in a peasant village setting. Among the standard themes is the return of Christ, who wanders through rural Russia with his disciples. Satan appears here too, as do a cast…

    Hardback – 2003-05-31
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Fiction

    1st Edition

    By Jago Morrison

    This is the ideal guide for those studying contemporary fiction for the first time. The last twenty-five years have seen an explosion of new developments in the English language novel. Because of its enormous diversity, however, the field of contemporary fiction studies can appear complex and…

    Paperback – 2003-04-03
    Routledge

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