Biography & Autobiography Products

  • The Limits of Life Writing

    Edited by David McCooey, Maria Takolander

    In the age of social media, life writing is ubiquitous. But if life writing is now almost universal—engaged with on our phones; reported in our news; the generator of capital, no less—then what are the limits of life writing? Where does it begin and end? Do we live in a culture of life writing that…

    Hardback – 2018-05-11 
    Routledge

  • Virginia Woolf

    By Dorothy Brewster

    Originally published in 1962, Virginia Woolf, provides a commentary on the literary work of Virginia Woolf – examining not only her the novels, but also the considerable body of criticism surrounding her work. Along with the essential biographical details of Woolf, the books recreates the…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Virginia Woolf

  • Virginia Woolf and the Poetry of Fiction

    By Stella Mcnichol

    Originally published in 1990, Virginia Woolf and the Poetry of Fiction, provides a stylistic study of the fiction of Virginia Woolf. The book examines what is generally described as a ‘traditional novel’, examining such works as Jacob’s Room, and the way in which meaning is nonetheless conveyed…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Virginia Woolf

  • Women of Bloomsbury

    Virginia, Vanessa and Carrington

    By Mary Ann Caws

    Originally published in 1990, Women of Bloomsbury takes a fresh look at the lives of Virginia Woolf, her sister Vanessa Bell, and Dora Carrington. Connected by more than bonds of friendship and artistic endeavour, the three women faced similar struggles. Juxtaposing their personal lives and their…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Virginia Woolf

  • Virginia Woolf

    A Guide to Research

    By Thomas Jackson Rice

    Originally published in 1984, Virginia Woolf: Guide to Research is a bibliographic guide to the writings and critical reception of the works of Virginia Woolf. The guide is a simply organized guide that makes easily accessible, a diversified body of critical works on Virginia Woolf. The scholarship…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Virginia Woolf

  • Border Crossings

    Essays in Identity and Belonging

    Edited by Paul Longley Arthur, Leena Kurvet-Kaosaar

    The border between intimate memory and historical revelation is explored in this wide-ranging collection, which features original contributions from leading figures in the life writing field from Australia, Canada, Europe, UK, and the USA. The transmission and preservation of personal knowledge…

    Hardback – 2018-04-09 
    Routledge

  • Tim O'Brien

    The Things He Carries and the Stories He Tells

    By Tobey C Herzog

    This collection of seven essays, like the carefully linked collection of vignettes within Tim O’Brien’s most popular book The Things They Carried, contains multiple critical and biographical angles with recurring threads of life events, themes, characters, creative techniques, and references to all…

    Hardback – 2018-04-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Literature

  • Auto/Biography in the Americas

    Relational Lives

    Edited by Ricia A. Chansky

    Auto/Biography in the Americas: Relational Lives brings together scholars from disparate geographic regions, cultural perspectives, linguistic frameworks, and disciplinary backgrounds to explore what connects narrated lives in the Americas. By interweaving scholarship on Afro-diasporic…

    Paperback – 2018-01-31 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: D.H. Lawrence (1983)

    A Guide to Research

    By Thomas Jackson Rice

    Originally published in 1983, D.H. Lawrence is an annotated bibliographic collection of works by and about D.H. Lawrence. Consisting of three parts, the primary bibliography contains separate bibliographies of Lawrence’s major publications, of collection editions of his works, of his letters, and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge

  • Gladstone and Kruger

    Liberal Government & Colonial 'Home Rule' 1880-85

    By Deryck Schreuder

    Originally published in 1969, Gladstone and Kruger examines British reactions to the Afrikaner nationalism. Beginning with the first Anglo-Boer war of 1880-81, it examines the formulation of policy after the British defeat at Majuba Hill. A that moment, the dangers of a pan-Afrikaner revolt in the…

    Hardback – 2018-01-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Gladstone and Disraeli

  • Gladstone

    By Erich Eyck

    Originally published in 1966 and translated by Bernard Miall, Gladstone traces William Gladstone’s career from his election to Parliament in 1832, to his funeral in Westminster Abbey. The book portrays Gladstone as a firm adherent of Toryism and it describes his relations with Peel and Palmerston,…

    Hardback – 2018-01-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Gladstone and Disraeli

  • Routledge Library Editions: Gladstone & Disraeli

    By Various

    The volumes in this set, originally published between 1966 and 1983, draw together research by leading academics on William Gladstone and Benjamin Disraeli, and provide a rigorous examination of related key issues. The volumes examine the historical, political and philosophical, whilst also…

    Hardback – 2018-01-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Gladstone and Disraeli

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