search for books and compare prices
Joseph Bristow has written 25 work(s)
Search for other authors with the same name
displaying 1 to 25 | at end
show results in order: alphabetically | oldest to newest | newest to oldest
cover image for 9781138944299
Product Description: Originally published in 1991. Focusing on ‘boys' own’ literature, this book examines the reasons why such a distinct type of combative masculinity developed during the heyday of the British Empire. This book reveals the motives that produced this obsessive focus on boyhood...read more

Hardcover:

9781138944299, titled "Empire Boys: Adventures in a Man's World" | Routledge, September 11, 2015, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Originally published in 1991.
9780044456308, titled "Empire Boys: Adventures in a Mans World" | Routledge, April 1, 1991, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: Focusing on "Boys' Own" literature, "Empire Boys" examines how and why a distinct type of combative masculinity triumphed during the heyday of the British Empire.

Paperback:

9780044456315, titled "Empire Boys: Adventures in a Man's World" | Unwin Hyman, June 1, 1991, cover price $19.95 | also contains Chuck Close, Up Close | About this edition: Focusing on "Boys' Own" literature, "Empire Boys" examines how and why a distinct type of combative masculinity triumphed during the heyday of the British Empire.

cover image for 9780415741125
Product Description: First published in 1992, Sexual Sameness examines the differing textual strategies male and female writers have developed to celebrate homosexuality. Examining such writers as E.M. Forster, James Baldwin, Sylvia Townsend Warner and Audre Lourde, this wide-ranging book demonstrates how literature has been one of the few cultural spaces in which sexual outsiders have been able to explore forbidden desires...read more
By Joseph Bristow (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415741088 | Routledge, October 15, 2013, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: First published in 1992, Sexual Sameness examines the differing textual strategies male and female writers have developed to celebrate homosexuality.
9780415069366 | Routledge, July 1, 1992, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Lesbian and gay theory is now one of the most provocative and lively areas of inquiry into questions of sex, gender and sexuality.

Paperback:

9780415741125 | Routledge, May 1, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: First published in 1992, Sexual Sameness examines the differing textual strategies male and female writers have developed to celebrate homosexuality.
9780415069373 | Routledge, July 1, 1992, cover price $24.99 | also contains Resilient Computer System Design | About this edition: Lesbian and gay theory is now one of the most provocative and lively areas of inquiry into questions of sex, gender and sexuality.

cover image for 9780415740906
Product Description: The practice of poetry in the Victorian period was characterised by an extreme diversity of styles, preoccupations and subject-matter. This anthology attempts to draw out some of the main focuses of interest in the Victorian poet...read more
By Joseph Bristow (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415740814 | Reissue edition (Routledge, October 15, 2013), cover price $155.00 | About this edition: The practice of poetry in the Victorian period was characterised by an extreme diversity of styles, preoccupations and subject-matter.
9780709939252 | Routledge Kegan & Paul, December 1, 1986, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The cultural role of poetry was seriously questioned in the Victorian era, and poets responded by taking up philosophical issues and attacking some cherished tenets of gender and sexuality.

Paperback:

9780415740906 | Routledge, May 1, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The practice of poetry in the Victorian period was characterised by an extreme diversity of styles, preoccupations and subject-matter.
9780709939771 | Routledge, December 1, 1986, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The practice of poetry in the Victorian period was characterised by an extreme diversity of styles, preoccupations and subject-matter.

cover image for 9781138762954
Product Description: Part IV offers the first critical edition of the four full length novels and three stories that comprise the Chronicles of Carlingford. Each of the five volumes contains a full scholarly apparatus, including the important variations between the serial versions and the first publication in volume format...read more

Hardcover:

9781138762923 | Routledge, May 1, 2014, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: Part IV offers the first critical edition of the four full length novels and three stories that comprise the Chronicles of Carlingford.
9781138762930 | Routledge, May 1, 2014, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: Part IV offers the first critical edition of the four full length novels and three stories that comprise the Chronicles of Carlingford.
9781138762961 | Routledge, May 1, 2014, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: Part IV offers the first critical edition of the four full length novels and three stories that comprise the Chronicles of Carlingford.
9781138762947 | Routledge, May 1, 2014, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: Part IV offers the first critical edition of the four full length novels and three stories that comprise the Chronicles of Carlingford.
9781138762954 | Routledge, May 1, 2014, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: Part IV offers the first critical edition of the four full length novels and three stories that comprise the Chronicles of Carlingford.

cover image for 9781442646445
Product Description: The most significant resource for any researcher wishing to understand the finer details of Oscar Wilde’s remarkable career, the “Oscar Wilde and His Circle” archive at the University of California, Los Angeles houses the world’s largest collection of materials relating to the life and work of the gifted Irish writer...read more
By Rachel Ablow (contributor), Joseph Bristow (editor), James Campbell (contributor) and Gregory Castle (contributor)

Hardcover:

9781442646445 | Univ of Toronto Pr, July 16, 2013, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The most significant resource for any researcher wishing to understand the finer details of Oscar Wilde’s remarkable career, the “Oscar Wilde and His Circle” archive at the University of California, Los Angeles houses the world’s largest collection of materials relating to the life and work of the gifted Irish writer.

cover image for 9780230361492
Product Description: This book offers a new history of the fairy tale, revealing the creative role of periodical publication in shaping this popular genre. Sumpter explores the fairy tale's reinvention for (and by) diverse readerships in unexpected contexts, including debates over evolution, colonialism, socialism, gender and sexuality and decadence...read more

Hardcover:

9780230518056 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 15, 2008, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: This book offers a new history of the fairy tale, revealing the creative role of periodical publication in shaping this popular genre.

Paperback:

9780230361492 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, March 15, 2012), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This book offers a new history of the fairy tale, revealing the creative role of periodical publication in shaping this popular genre.

cover image for 9780230537781
Product Description: A Tale of Two Cities has always been one of Dickens's most popular texts. Using a variety of disciplinary approaches, this new collection of essays examines the origins of Dickens vision of the French Revolution, the literary power of the text itself, and its enduring place in British culture through stage and screen adaptations...read more
By Joseph Bristow (editor)

Hardcover:

9780230537781 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 15, 2009, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: A Tale of Two Cities has always been one of Dickens's most popular texts.

cover image for 9780230520752
Product Description: This book examines the Great Exhibition as a decisive moment in the formation of a capitalist world picture. In so doing it foregrounds a vision of peace and progress which took hold of British society, within the Crystal Palace and beyond...read more
By Joseph Bristow (editor)

Hardcover:

9780230520752 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 15, 2009, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: This book examines the Great Exhibition as a decisive moment in the formation of a capitalist world picture.

cover image for 9780199538010
Product Description: This pioneering work was a cause celebre when it appeared in London, transforming the shape and course of the late Victorian novel. Lynall, Schreiner's articulate young feminist, marks the entry of the controversial New Woman into nineteenth-century fiction...read more
By Joseph Bristow (editor)

Paperback:

9780199538010 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 15, 2009, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This pioneering work was a cause celebre when it appeared in London, transforming the shape and course of the late Victorian novel.

cover image for 9780821418376
Product Description: Oscar Wilde and Modern Culture: The Making of a Legend explores the meteoric rise, sudden fall, and legendary resurgence of an immensely influential writer’s reputation from his hectic 1881 American lecture tour to recent Hollywood adaptations of his dramas...read more
By Joseph Bristow (editor)

Hardcover:

9780821418376 | 1 edition (Ohio Univ Pr, February 15, 2009), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Oscar Wilde and Modern Culture: The Making of a Legend explores the meteoric rise, sudden fall, and legendary resurgence of an immensely influential writer’s reputation from his hectic 1881 American lecture tour to recent Hollywood adaptations of his dramas.

Paperback:

9780821418383 | 1 edition (Ohio Univ Pr, February 15, 2009), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Oscar Wilde and Modern Culture: The Making of a Legend explores the meteoric rise, sudden fall, and legendary resurgence of an immensely influential writer’s reputation from his hectic 1881 American lecture tour to recent Hollywood adaptations of his dramas.

cover image for 9780199535989
Product Description: Since its first publication in 1890, Oscar Wilde's only novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray, has remained the subject of critical controversy. Acclaimed by some as an instructive moral tale, it has been denounced by others for its implicit immorality...read more
By Joseph Bristow (introduced by)

Paperback:

9780199535989 | Reissue edition (Oxford Univ Pr, June 15, 2008), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Since its first publication in 1890, Oscar Wilde's only novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray, has remained the subject of critical controversy.

cover image for 9780821416273
Product Description: Featuring innovative research by emergent and established scholars, The Fin-de-Siecle Poem throws new light on the remarkable diversity of poetry produced at the close of the nineteenth century in England. Opening with a detailed preface that shows why literary historians have frequently underrated fin-de-siecle poetry, the collection explains how a strikingly rich body of lyrical and narrative poems anticipated many of the developments traditionally attributed to Modernism...read more
By Joseph Bristow (editor)

Hardcover:

9780821416273 | Ohio Univ Pr, October 1, 2005, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Featuring innovative research by emergent and established scholars, The Fin-de-Siecle Poem throws new light on the remarkable diversity of poetry produced at the close of the nineteenth century in England.

Paperback:

9780821416280 | Ohio Univ Pr, October 1, 2005, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Featuring innovative research by emergent and established scholars, The Fin-de-Siecle Poem throws new light on the remarkable diversity of poetry produced at the close of the nineteenth century in England.

cover image for 9780198187721
Product Description: This is the third volume in the Oxford English Texts edition of the works of Oscar Wilde. This definitive variorum edition of Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray reprints the thirteen-chapter and twenty-chapter versions of this famous story as separate works...read more

Hardcover:

9780198187721 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, May 5, 2005, cover price $310.00 | About this edition: This is the third volume in the Oxford English Texts edition of the works of Oscar Wilde.

cover image for 9780198119623
Product Description: This is the second volume in the Oxford English Texts edition of the works of Oscar Wilde. It presents for the first time the complete textual history of one of the most famous love letters ever written. It argues, however, that Wilde's prison document may be seen not just as the basis of a letter, but also as an unfinished literary work which he intended for public consumption at some future date...read more

Hardcover:

9780198119623 | Clarendon Pr, May 5, 2005, cover price $270.00 | About this edition: This is the second volume in the Oxford English Texts edition of the works of Oscar Wilde.

cover image for 9780802035325
Product Description: Opening with an introduction by Joseph Bristow and featuring thirteen original essays that examine Wilde's achievements as an aesthete, critic, dramatist, novelist, and poet, this provocative and ground-breaking volume ushers the field of Oscar Wilde studies into the twenty-first century...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Joseph Bristow (editor) and William Andrews Clark Memorial Library (corporate author)

Hardcover:

9780802035325 | Univ of Toronto Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $78.00 | About this edition: Opening with an introduction by Joseph Bristow and featuring thirteen original essays that examine Wilde's achievements as an aesthete, critic, dramatist, novelist, and poet, this provocative and ground-breaking volume ushers the field of Oscar Wilde studies into the twenty-first century.

cover image for 9780415299299
Product Description: Theories of sexuality and desire are commonly used in literary and cultural studies. In this illuminating study Joseph Bristow introduces readers to the fundamental critical debates surrounding the topic. This fully updated second edition includes: a historical account of sexuality from the Victorians to the present discussions of the most influential theorists including Freud, Lacan, Bataille, Baudrillard, Cixous, Deleuze, Irigaray and Kristeva a new and extended discussion of queer and transgender theory, race, ethnicity and desire a new preface summarising changes in the field since the first edition a new glossary, annotated further reading section and bibliography...read more

Hardcover:

9780415299282 | 2 edition (Routledge, January 13, 2011), cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Theories of sexuality and desire are commonly used in literary and cultural studies.
9780415122689 | Routledge, April 1, 1997, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Joseph Bristow introduces readers to the most influential contemporary theories of sexual desire and reveals how nineteenth century scientists invented 'sexuality'.

Paperback:

9780415299299 | 2 edition (Routledge, January 21, 2011), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Theories of sexuality and desire are commonly used in literary and cultural studies.
9780415084949 | Routledge, May 1, 1997, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Joseph Bristow introduces readers to the most influential contemporary theories of sexual desire and reveals how nineteenth century scientists invented 'sexuality'.

Miscellaneous:

9780203129760 | Routledge, January 4, 2002, cover price $22.95

cover image for 9780521641159
Product Description: This book provides an introduction to the issues that absorbed the attention of poets from the 1830s to the 1890s. The thirteen chapters offer fresh insights into the works of well-known figures such as Robert Browning, and Alfred Tennyson and the writings of women poets--such as Amy Levy and Augusta Webster--whose contribution to Victorian culture has only recently been acknowledged by scholars...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Joseph Bristow (editor)

Hardcover:

9780521641159 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 28, 2000, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: This book provides an introduction to the issues that absorbed the attention of poets from the 1830s to the 1890s.

Paperback:

9780521646802 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 18, 2000, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: This book provides an introduction to the issues that absorbed the attention of poets from the 1830s to the 1890s.

cover image for 9780198184836
Product Description: Beginning with Anna Laetitia Barbauld's petition to William Wilberforce and ending with the myth-making Irish writers of the Celtic revival, this major new anthology brings to light diverse female traditions that have, for years, remained in obscurity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Isobel Armstrong (editor), Joseph Bristow (editor) and Cath Sharrock (editor)

Hardcover:

9780198112907 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 27, 1997, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Beginning with Anna Laetitia Barbauld's petition to William Wilberforce and ending with the myth-making Irish writers of the Celtic revival, this major new anthology brings to light diverse female traditions that have, for years, remained in obscurity.

Paperback:

9780198184836 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 1998), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Beginning with Anna Laetitia Barbauld's petition to William Wilberforce and ending with the myth-making Irish writers of the Celtic revival, this major new anthology brings to light diverse female traditions that have, for years, remained in obscurity.

This text provides a detailed overview of Angela Carter, one of the most gifted, subversive and stylish of British writers to emerge in the 1960s. It examines her fascination with female sexuality from her earliest writings to her works of the 1990s.

Hardcover:

9780582291928 | Longman Sc & Tech, June 1, 1997, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: This text provides a detailed overview of Angela Carter, one of the most gifted, subversive and stylish of British writers to emerge in the 1960s.

Paperback:

9780582291911 | Taylor & Francis, September 1, 1997, cover price $58.95

cover image for 9780192825094
Product Description: When we think of adventure we envision feats of derring-do, perilous journeys into the remote wilderness, swashbuckling deeds on the high seas, and survival in the face of impossible odds. Now, in a collection that challenges our very notion of adventure, Joseph Bristow brings together twenty-three riveting tales, penned by such masters as Rudyard Kipling, Robert Louis Stevenson, Bram Stoker, and Zane Gray, but with notable contributions from such unexpected sources as Margaret Atwood, Tim O'Brien, and Daphne Du Maurier...read more
By Joseph Bristow (editor)

Hardcover:

9780192142146 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, April 20, 1995, cover price $77.00 | About this edition: Featuring classic and contemporary stories, a riveting collection includes Edgar Allan Poe's 'MS Found in a Bottle,' Joseph Conrad's 'The Lagoon,' Tim O'Brien's 'On the Rainy Day River,' and Margaret Atwood's 'Death by Landscape,' among others.

Paperback:

9780192825094 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 1, 1996, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: When we think of adventure we envision feats of derring-do, perilous journeys into the remote wilderness, swashbuckling deeds on the high seas, and survival in the face of impossible odds.

cover image for 9780312127350
Product Description: This New Casebook includes some of the most incisive and searching critical explorations of poetry by Victorian women. Based on theoretical methods drawn from forms of feminist and historicist inquiry, it reveals how and why the powerful and often popular works of writers such as Emily Bronte, Elizabeth Barrett Browning and Christina Rossetti have been subject to radical re-reading and re-valuation since the late 1970s...read more
By Joseph Bristow (editor)

Hardcover:

9780312127350 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 1, 1995, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: This New Casebook includes some of the most incisive and searching critical explorations of poetry by Victorian women.

This text looks into the legacy of effeminacy in homoerotic literature that began over a century ago with the 1885 Labouchere Amendment criminalizing male homosexual contact, and Oscar Wilde's subsequent incarceration.

Hardcover:

9780231103480 | Columbia Univ Pr, September 1, 1995, cover price $64.50

Paperback:

9780231103497 | Columbia Univ Pr, June 1, 1995, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: This text looks into the legacy of effeminacy in homoerotic literature that began over a century ago with the 1885 Labouchere Amendment criminalizing male homosexual contact, and Oscar Wilde's subsequent incarceration.

cover image for 9780853157908
Product Description: Activating Theory is the first comprehensive volume to represent the diversity of lesbian, gay and bisexual identities and subcultures that have flourished over the past decade. In particular, it gives prominence to the controversial emergence of queer activism, and the birth of a bisexual politics...read more

Paperback:

9780853157908 | Lawrence & Wishart Ltd, June 1, 1994, cover price $19.50 | About this edition: Activating Theory is the first comprehensive volume to represent the diversity of lesbian, gay and bisexual identities and subcultures that have flourished over the past decade.

cover image for 9780415043687
Product Description: This edition of Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest" locates his writings within the broader cultural concerns of his day. Examining Wilde's aestheticism, his sexual politics, his socialist ideas, and his allegiances to Irish nationalism, this edition looks closely at the ways in which Wilde's best-known comedy managed both to challenge the ruling order and enjoy considerable contemporary success...read more
By Joseph Bristow (editor) and Oscar Wilde

Paperback:

9780415043687 | Routledge, May 1, 1992, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: This edition of Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest" locates his writings within the broader cultural concerns of his day.

cover image for 9780312067748
Product Description: Best known for its life-affirming lessons and heartwarming adventures, Little House on the Prairie made its TV debut in 1974 and significantly altered the landscape of television.? Loyal fans will relive these exciting and touching adventures, while new viewers will discover the Ingalls' unconquerable courage to build a new life...read more

Hardcover:

9780312067748 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 1, 1991, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Best known for its life-affirming lessons and heartwarming adventures, Little House on the Prairie made its TV debut in 1974 and significantly altered the landscape of television.

displaying 1 to 25 | at end