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  • Revival: The Romance of Emare (1906)

    1st Edition

    By Edith Rickert

    This edition was prepared in 1898-99; but as it had to wait its turn on the list of the Early English Text Society, it has been completely revised, and extended in the light of several fresh publications on the subject, which have appeared in the meantime. My thanks are due to Dr. Furnivall…

    Paperback – 2019-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Revival: The Vercelli Book (1932)

    The Anglo-Saxon Poetic Records - A Collective Edition, 1st Edition

    Edited by George Philip Krapp

    In accordance with the plan of this collective edition of Anglo-Saxon poetry, as announced in the Preface to the first volume, containing the texts of the Junius Manuscript, the poetical parts of the Vercelli Book are here groped together in a second volume.…

    Paperback – 2019-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Liberalizing Contracts

    Nineteenth Century Promises Through Literature, Law and History, 1st Edition

    By Anat Rosenberg

    In Liberalizing Contracts Anat Rosenberg examines nineteenth-century liberal thought in England, as developed through, and as it developed, the concept of contract, understood as the formal legal category of binding agreement, and the relations and human practices at which it gestured, most…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Discourses of Law

  • Satire

    1st Edition

    By Arthur Pollard

    First published in 1970, this work explores the literary genre of satire. After identifying the definitive aspects of satire, it goes on to examine the subjects which can be susceptible to satire, the modes and means of satire, the tone of satire and the satirist’s relationship with the reader. In…

    Paperback – 2019-01-22
    Routledge
    The Critical Idiom Reissued

  • Symbolism

    1st Edition

    By Charles Chadwick

    First published in 1971, this work provides a helpful introduction to the French Symbolism movement. After an introduction to the defining ideas of the movement, it explores five key Symbolist writers: Baudelaire, Verlaine, Rimbaud, Mallarmé and Valéry. The book concludes with a discussion of the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-22
    Routledge
    The Critical Idiom Reissued

  • Allegory

    1st Edition

    By John MacQueen

    First published in 1970, this book examines the use of allegory in religious, philosophical and literary texts. It traces the development of the device over time from the Classical period through to the early modern and modern periods, demonstrating its evolution from the transmission of myths and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-22
    Routledge
    The Critical Idiom Reissued

  • Expressionism

    1st Edition

    By R. S. Furness

    First published in 1973, this book provides a helpful introduction to expressionism in literature. After providing a helpful introduction to the origins and defining characteristics of expressionism, the book traces the movement in Germany from 1900 through to the 1920s and its dissemination across…

    Paperback – 2019-01-22
    Routledge
    The Critical Idiom Reissued

  • Modern Verse Drama

    1st Edition

    By Arnold P. Hinchliffe

    First published in 1977, this book provides a clear and well-illustrated analysis of modern verse drama. It studies the work of its chief exponents, T. S. Eliot and Christopher Fry, as well as the genre’s place in the development of modern theatre. It particular focuses on the effect that verse…

    Paperback – 2019-01-22
    Routledge
    The Critical Idiom Reissued

  • Shakespeare and the Classical Tradition

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1961-1991, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-01-21
    Routledge

  • Sexuality and Gender in the English Renaissance

    An Annotated Edition of Contemporary Documents, 1st Edition

    By Lloyd Davis

    First published in 1998. This anthology coomprises a diverse range of historical treatises and tracts that discuss and debate gender and sexual relations in early modern England. Combining complete texts and extracts-many hitherto unavailable in modern editions-the collection focuses on prevailing…

    Paperback – 2019-01-21
    Routledge

  • Melodrama

    1st Edition

    By James L. Smith

    First published in 1973, this book explores the genre of melodrama. After discussing the defining characteristics of melodrama, the book examines the dramatic structures of the two major and contrasting emotions presented in melodrama: triumph and defeat. It concludes with a reflection on the ways…

    Paperback – 2019-01-21
    Routledge
    The Critical Idiom Reissued

  • Myth

    1st Edition

    By K. K. Ruthven

    First published in 1976, this book provides a helpful introduction to the study of myth as a concept and its relationship to literature. It examines historically some of the leading theories concerning the nature and origins of myth and, with reference to a wide variety of texts, illustrates the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-21
    Routledge
    The Critical Idiom Reissued

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