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  • The Art of John Webster

    By Ralph Berry

    The Art of John Webster, first published in 1972, is a study of the three extant plays of Webster known to be solely his work. These plays are seen as attempts to achieve in literature the effects of the baroque, a term which related Webster to the larger developments of European art. Their content…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Critical Essays on George Eliot

    Edited by Barbara Hardy

    This title, first published in 1970, consists of essays on the individual tales and novels of George Eliot, with two general essays that discuss the novels as a whole and cuts across the individual works. The primary concern of these studies is to see what the limits of George Eliot’s greatness are…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: George Eliot

  • Shakespeare and the Classical Tradition

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1961-1991

    By Lewis Walker

    This bibliography will give comprehensive coverage to published commentary in English on Shakespeare and the Classical Tradition during the period from 1961-1985. Doctoral dissertations will also be included. Each entry will provide a clear and detailed summary of an item's contents. For pomes and…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Old English Prose

    Basic Readings

    Edited by Paul E. Szarmach

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

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Ibsen

    An Approach

    By Janko Lavrin

    This book, first published in 1950, could best be described as a combination of literary, psychological and social criticism. Considerable space is allotted to the personal inner drama of Ibsen, which provides not only a clue to his art but shows how most of his themes inevitably grew out of the…

    Paperback – 2017-02-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Gogol

    By Janko Lavrin

    This book, first published in 1926, aimed to introduce to English readers to a great and complex foreign writer in as simple terms as possible. As this was the first extensive study of Gogol in English, the author chiefly considered the general characteristics of the man and his work. This book…

    Paperback – 2017-02-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • An Introduction to the Russian Novel

    By Janko Lavrin

    In this book, first published in 1943, Janko Lavrin provides an overview of the development of the Russian novel by placing the great Russian novelists – Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Turgenev, Gorky, Gogol – in relation to their native literature and their social, political and cultural backgrounds. An…

    Paperback – 2017-02-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Shakespeare and the Awareness of Audience

    By Ralph Berry

    This book, first published in 1985, explores the consciousness and the experience of Shakespeare’s audience. First describing the stage’s physical impact, Ralph Berry then goes on to explore the social or tribal consciousness of the audience in certain plays. The title finishes by examining the…

    Paperback – 2017-02-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Companion to Literary Myths, Heroes and Archetypes

    Edited by Pierre Brunel

    First published in French in 1988, and in English in 1992, this companion explores the nature of the literary myth in a collection of over 100 essays, from Abraham to Zoroaster. Its coverage is international and draws on legends from prehistory to the modern age throughout literature, whether…

    Paperback – 2017-02-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Revivals: Shakespeare and Feminist Criticism (1991)

    An Annotated Bibliography and Commentary

    By Philip C Kolin

    First published in 1991, this book is the first annotated bibliography of feminist Shakespeare criticism from 1975 to 1988 — a period that saw a remarkable amount of ground-breaking work. While the primary focus is on feminist studies of Shakespeare, it also includes wide-ranging works on language,…

    Hardback – 2017-01-11
    Routledge

  • Major Short Stories of D.H. Lawrence

    A Handbook

    By Martin F. Kearney

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge

  • Selected Letters of Vernon Lee, 1856 - 1935

    Volume I, 1865-1884

    Edited by Amanda Gagel

    Vernon Lee was the pen name of Violet Paget (1856–1935) – a prolific author best known for her supernatural fiction, her support of the Aesthetic Movement and her radical polemics. She was also an active letter writer whose correspondents include many well-known figures in fin de siècle…

    Hardback – 2016-10-06
    Routledge
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