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  • Literary Patronage in The Middle Ages

    1st Edition

    By Karl Julius Holznecht

    Published in 1966: The present study attempts in its fashion to supply a connected account of this somewhat neglected phase of medieval literary life, and to look carefully in earlier ages for the origins of medieval patronage. As one may suppose a patron might be approached and the modes in which…

    Paperback – 2020-04-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Three Medieval Greek Romances

    1st Edition

    By Gavin Betts

    Published in 1995: These three 14th century medieval Greek romances, which are presented here for the first time in English translation, form part of a curious and previously neglected corner of literature.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Routledge Anthology of Early Modern Drama

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeremy Lopez

    The Routledge Anthology of Early Modern Drama is the first new collection of the drama of Shakespeare’s contemporaries in over a century. This volume comprises seventeen accessible, thoroughly glossed, modernized play-texts, intermingling a wide range of unfamiliar works—including the anonymous…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Social Mode of Restoration Comedy

    1st Edition

    By Kathleen M. Lynch

    Published in 1967: This book is a historical account of comedy during the Restoration period in England. It discusses Comedy from Jonson to Shirley, serious drama in the Reign of Charles I and the period of Etherege.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Works of Lord Bolingbroke

    Volume 1, 1st Edition

    By Henry St. John Bollingbroke

    Published in 1967: Accuracy and impartiality have been studied in the following Biography, more than elegance and that labored eulogy, which so often defeats its purpose. The quick genius and diversified attainments of the author and the statesman, have not been allowed to cast a glare over the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Revivals: Barnaby Rudge (1987 )

    An Annoted Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Jackson Rice

    Originally published in 1987 Barnaby Rudge is a comprehensive collection of bibliographical resources surrounding Dickens fifth novel Barnaby Rudge. The book addresses what the author terms, a ‘prevalent lack of research’ surrounding the novel. The collection lists bibliographic references which…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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    Routledge Revivals

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

    A Guide to Research, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Virginia Woolf and the Madness of Language

    1st Edition

    By Daniel Ferrer

    Originally published in 1990, Virginia Woolf and the Madness of Language explores the relationship between madness and the disruption of linguistic and structural norms in Virginia Woolf’s modernist novels, opening new ground in Woolfian studies, as well as in psychoanalytic criticism. Focusing on…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Virginia Woolf

  • The Early Modern English Calendar

    A Reference Guide, 1st Edition

    By Phebe Jensen

    Depending on variables such as rank, level of literacy, gender, and occupation, English society in the early modern period operated according to a number of different calendrical time schemes. These included the astronomical time that fundamentally set the duration of days and years; the seasons,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-28 
    Routledge

  • The Language of Natural Description in Eighteenth-Century Poetry

    1st Edition

    By John Arthos

    Originally published in 1949, this title was written in order to help establish a better understanding of the ‘stock diction’ of eighteenth-century English poetry, and, in particular, of the diction commonly used in the description of nature. The language characteristic of so much of the poetry of…

    Hardback – 2020-03-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: 18th Century Literature

  • Before Jane Austen

    The Shaping of the English Novel in the Eighteenth Century, 1st Edition

    By Harrison R. Steeves

    Few centuries have seen greater changes in social perspective and guiding ideas than the eighteenth century; literature in every Western country was a powerful instrument not only in recording these changes but in bringing them about. In England, the rise and development of a new literary form –…

    Hardback – 2020-03-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: 18th Century Literature

  • Liberty and Poetics in Eighteenth Century England

    1st Edition

    By Michael Meehan

    The qualities and achievements of eighteenth century English literature have suffered denigration as a result of a prevailing Whig interpretation of literary history. It is the contention of this book, originally published in 1986, that an alternative form of Whig interpretation is possible and…

    Hardback – 2020-03-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: 18th Century Literature

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