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  • Dickens’ Novels as Poetry

    Allegory and Literature of the City, 1st Edition

    By Jeremy Tambling

    Focusing on the language, style, and poetry of Dickens’ novels, this study breaks new ground in reading Dickens’ novels as a unique form of poetry. Dickens’ writing disallows the statement of single unambiguous truths and shows unconscious processes burrowing within language, disrupting received…

    Paperback – 2017-04-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

  • Mencius On The Mind V 5

    1st Edition

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • Futures of Comparative Literature

    ACLA State of the Discipline Report, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ursula K Heise

    Futures of Comparative Literature is a cutting edge report on the state of the discipline in Comparative Literature. Offering a broad spectrum of viewpoints from all career stages, a variety of different institutions, and many language backgrounds, this collection is fully global and diverse.…

    Paperback – 2017-03-27
    Routledge

  • Women's Names in Old English

    1st Edition

    By Elisabeth Okasha

    This monograph provides an in-depth study into the issue of vernacular names in Old English documents. Specifically, it challenges the generally accepted notion that the sex of an individual is definitively indicated by the grammatical gender of their name. In the case of di-thematic names, the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge
    Studies in Early Medieval Britain and Ireland

  • Standard Languages and Language Standards – Greek, Past and Present

    1st Edition

    By Michael Silk

    Edited by Alexandra Georgakopoulou

    Standard Languages and Language Standards: Greek, Past and Present is a collection of essays with a distinctive focus and an unusual range. It brings together scholars from different disciplines, with a variety of perspectives, linguistic and literary, historical and social, to address issues of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Mallarmé and Wagner: Music and Poetic Language

    1st Edition

    By Heath Lees

    This book challenges and replaces the existing view of Mallarmé's mission to 're-possess' music on behalf of poetic language. Traditionally, this view focused on only the last fifteen years of the poet's life, and sprang from a belief in Mallarmé's 'sudden awakening' to music during an all-Wagner…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Pseudonymous Shakespeare

    Rioting Language in the Sidney Circle, 1st Edition

    By Penny McCarthy

    An investigation into modes of early modern English literary 'indirection,' this study could also be considered a detective work on a pseudonym attached to some late sixteenth-century works. In the course of unmasking 'R.L.', McCarthy scrutinizes devices employed by writers in the Sidney coterie:…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Negotiating Shakespeare's Language in Romeo and Juliet

    Reading Strategies from Criticism, Editing and the Theatre, 1st Edition

    By Lynette Hunter, Peter Lichtenfels

    Through exciting and unconventional approaches, including critical/historical, printing/publishing and performance studies, this study mines Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet to produce new insights into the early modern family, the individual, and society in the context of early modern capitalism.…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Studies in Performance and Early Modern Drama

  • Kafka’s Cognitive Realism

    1st Edition

    By Emily Troscianko

    This book uses insights from the cognitive sciences to illuminate Kafka’s poetics, exemplifying a paradigm for literary studies in which cognitive-scientific insights are brought to bear directly on literary texts. The volume shows that the concept of "cognitive realism" can be a critically…

    Paperback – 2016-11-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

  • Language, Science and Popular Fiction in the Victorian Fin-de-Siècle

    The Brutal Tongue, 1st Edition

    By Christine Ferguson

    Christine Ferguson's timely study is the first comprehensive examination of the importance of language in forming a crucial nexus among popular fiction, biology, and philology at the Victorian fin-de-siècle. Focusing on a variety of literary and non-literary texts, the book maps out the dialogue…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    The Nineteenth Century Series

  • Perspectives on Literature and Translation

    Creation, Circulation, Reception, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brian Nelson, Brigid Maher

    This volume explores the relationship between literature and translation from three perspectives: the creative dimensions of the translation process; the way texts circulate between languages; and the way texts are received in translation by new audiences. The distinctiveness of the volume lies in…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Routledge Revivals: Selected Works of A. J. Arberry

    1st Edition

    By A. J. Arberry

    A. J. Arberry is one of Britain’s most distinguished and celebrated Orientalist scholars. This set contains five of Professor Arberry’s works: Scheherezade: Tales from the Thousand and One Nights (1953) The Seven Odes: The First Chapter in Arabic literature (1957) Classical Persian Literature…

    Hardback – 2016-08-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Selected Works of A. J. Arberry

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