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  • Translating National Allegories

    The Case of Crime Fiction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alistair Rolls, John West-Sooby, Marie-Laure Vuaille-Barcan

    This book explores the intersection of a number of academic areas of study that are all, individually, of growing importance: translation studies, crime fiction and world literature. The scholars included here are leaders in one or more of these areas. The frame of this volume is imagological; its…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

  • Teaching Lives: Contemporary Pedagogies of Life Narratives

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laurie McNeill, Kate Douglas

    The contemporary ‘boom’ in the publication and consumption of auto/biographical representation has made life narratives a popular and compelling subject for twenty-first century classrooms. The proliferation of forms, media, terminologies, and disciplinary approaches in a range of educational…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

  • The Arts and Culture of the American Civil War

    1st Edition

    Edited by James A. Davis

    In 1864, Union soldier Charles George described a charge into battle by General Phil Sheridan: "Such a picture of earnestness and determination I never saw as he showed as he came in sight of the battle field . . . What a scene for a painter!" These words proved prophetic, as Sheridan’s desperate…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge

  • Formulaicity and Creativity in Language and Literature

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian MacKenzie, Martin A. Kayman

    Formulaicity is pervasive in both spoken and written language. Speakers use a huge amount of prefabricated language including collocations, idioms, fixed and semi-fixed expressions, and verbal creativity often involves combining established word sequences rather than inventing wholly new ones. In…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge

  • A Psychoanalytic Exploration of Dante's The Divine Comedy

    1st Edition

    By David Dean Brockman

    David Dean Brockman connects spirituality with psychoanalysis throughout this book as he looks at Dante’s early writings, his life story and his "polysemous" classical poem The Divine Comedy. Dante wanted to create a document that would educate the common man about his journey from brokenness to…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • Revival: The Psychology of the Poet Shelley (1925)

    1st Edition

    By Edward Carpenter, George Barnefield

    Late studies in the Psychology of Sex have led to some interesting speculations with regard to the poet Shelley; the author writes a few lines by way of introduction to the following paper by the author's  friend, which puts very clearly, as the author thinks, some points…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Figures of the Imagination

    Fiction and Song in Britain, 1790–1850, 1st Edition

    By Roger Hansford

    This new study of the intersection of romance novels with vocal music records a society on the cusp of modernisation, with a printing industry emerging to serve people’s growing appetites for entertainment amidst their changing views of religion and the occult. No mere diversion, fiction was…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Music in Nineteenth-Century Britain

  • J.M. Coetzee: Fictions of the Real

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Uhlmann

    J.M. Coetzee has new things to say about this relation between the ‘real’ and ‘fictions of the real’, and while much has already been written about him, these questions need to be more fully explored. The contributions to this volume are drawn together by the idea of the hinge between the world (…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • Radical Utopianism and Cultural Studies

    On Refusing to be Realistic, 1st Edition

    By John Storey

    In Radical Utopianism and Cultural Studies, John Storey looks at the concept of utopianism from a cultural studies perspective and argues that radical utopianism can awaken the political promise of cultural studies. Between the Preface and the Postscript, there are seven chapters that…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01
    Routledge

  • Revival: A History of Spanish Literature (1930)

    1st Edition

    By Ernest Merimee

    The present English version, authorized by the publishers and heirs of M. Merimee, is based on the third French Edition. New material of two sorts has been added, however. First, the translator has been allowed to utlize an annotated, interleaved copy of the Precis, 1922, in which the author, and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Revival: A Last Vintage (1950)

    Essays and Papers by George Saintsbury, 1st Edition

    By George Edward Bateman Saintsbury

    Edited by Arthur Melville Clark, Augustus Muir, John W Oliver

    The Editors of the Saintsbury Memorial Volume have been encouraged by the welcome which that book received to make a final gathering of George Saintbury's writings. From a score of different sources they have chosen essays and papers that have lain uncollected, with their themes ranging from…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Revival: Chapters on Old English Literature (1935)

    1st Edition

    By Edith Elizabeth Wardale

    These chapters on Old English Literature are intended to fill the gap between Professor Thomas’s valuable, but all too brief account in his English Literature before Chaucer, and longer works, such as those of Stopford Brooke and the Chapters in the first volume of the Cambridge History of English…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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