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9780415261432 | Routledge, February 12, 2012, cover price $80.00

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9780415261449 | 1 edition (Routledge, December 31, 2012), cover price $29.95

Product Description: How do diasporic writers negotiate their identities through and with food? What tensions emerge between the local and the global, between the foodways of the past and of the present? How are concepts of culinary ‘tradition’ and ‘authenticity’ articulated in Caribbean cookery writing? Drawing on a rich and varied tradition of Caribbean writings, Food, Text & Culture in the Anglophone Caribbean shows how the creation of food and the creation of narrative are intimately linked cultural practices which can tell us much about each other...read more

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9781783486601 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, August 6, 2016, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: How do diasporic writers negotiate their identities through and with food?

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9781783486618 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, August 6, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: How do diasporic writers negotiate their identities through and with food?

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9781472530745 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, November 15, 2018, cover price $112.00

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9781472534743 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, November 15, 2018, cover price $34.95

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Product Description: Whether one calls it sequential art, graphic narrative or graphic novels, comics have long become an important part of contemporary culture. Their range of expression contains all forms, genres and modes from high to low, from serial entertainment for kids to complex works of art...read more
By Dirk Vanderbeke (editor)

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9783110446616 | Mouton De Gruyter, September 20, 2018, cover price $280.00 | About this edition: Whether one calls it sequential art, graphic narrative or graphic novels, comics have long become an important part of contemporary culture.

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Product Description: This handbook of English Renaissance literature will serve as a reference for both students and scholars, introducing recent debates and developments in early modern studies. Using new theoretical perspectives and methodological tools, the volume offers exemplary close readings of canonical and less well-known texts from all significant genres between c...read more

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9783110443677 | Mouton De Gruyter, September 15, 2018, cover price $280.00 | About this edition: This handbook of English Renaissance literature will serve as a reference for both students and scholars, introducing recent debates and developments in early modern studies.

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Product Description: This handbook offers students and researchers a compact introduction to the nineteenth-century American novel in the light of current debates, theoretical concepts, and critical methodologies. The volume turns to the nineteenth century as a formative era in American literary history, a time that saw both the rise of the novel as a genre, and the emergence of an independent, confident American culture...read more

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9783110480818 | Mouton De Gruyter, August 15, 2018, cover price $280.00 | About this edition: This handbook offers students and researchers a compact introduction to the nineteenth-century American novel in the light of current debates, theoretical concepts, and critical methodologies.

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Product Description: Part I of this authoritative handbook offers systematic essays, which deal with major historical, social, philosophical, political, cultural and aesthetic contexts of the English novelin between 1830 and 1900. The essays offer a wide scope of aspects such as the Industrial Revolution, religion and secularisation, science, technology, medicine, evolution or the increasing mediatisation of the lifeworld...read more

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9783110376418 | Mouton De Gruyter, July 15, 2018, cover price $280.00 | About this edition: Part I of this authoritative handbook offers systematic essays, which deal with major historical, social, philosophical, political, cultural and aesthetic contexts of the English novelin between 1830 and 1900.

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Product Description: "Medieval thinkers were convinced that they themselves were still citizens of the empire, which had been founded by Augustus." This book is devoted to substantiate this claim of William Heckscher. It does so by tracing Antiquity's afterlife in various genres on the Iberian Peninsula...read more
By Stefan Trinks (editor)

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9783110471991 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, March 30, 2018, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: "Medieval thinkers were convinced that they themselves were still citizens of the empire, which had been founded by Augustus.

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Product Description: In The Value of Literature, Rafe McGregor employs a unique approach – the combination of philosophical work on value theory and critical work on the relationship between form and content – to present a new argument for, and defence of, literary humanism...read more

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9781783489237 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, August 16, 2016, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: In The Value of Literature, Rafe McGregor employs a unique approach – the combination of philosophical work on value theory and critical work on the relationship between form and content – to present a new argument for, and defence of, literary humanism.

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9781783489244 | Reprint edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, February 16, 2018), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In The Value of Literature, Rafe McGregor employs a unique approach – the combination of philosophical work on value theory and critical work on the relationship between form and content – to present a new argument for, and defence of, literary humanism.

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By Ralf Schuster (editor)

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9783110466799, titled "Lorbeer-wälder: Texte / Apparate Und Kommentare" | Walter De Gruyter Inc, November 20, 2017, cover price $280.00

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Product Description: Elizabeth Bowen began reviewing books in August 1935. By that time she was already an experienced fiction writer with four short story collections and four novels to her credit. Her fifth novel, The House in Paris, was published on 26 August 1935, just nine days after her first book review appeared in The New Statesman...read more

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9780810131545 | Northwestern Univ Pr, November 15, 2017, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Elizabeth Bowen began reviewing books in August 1935.

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9780810131569 | Reprint edition (Northwestern Univ Pr, November 15, 2017), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Elizabeth Bowen began reviewing books in August 1935.

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9783110340013 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, October 20, 2017, cover price $391.00

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By Oliver Primavesi (editor)

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9783110291889, titled "Aristoteles, De Motu Animalium: Ein Neues Bild Der Überlieferung Und Ein Neuer Text" | Walter De Gruyter Inc, September 30, 2017, cover price $112.00

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Product Description: This wide-ranging study of the late poetry and prose of Virginia Woolf, T. S. Eliot, Gertrude Stein, and Wyndham Lewis brings together works from the 1930s and 1940s - writings composed by authors self-consciously entering middle to old age and living through years when civilization seemed intent on tearing itself to pieces for the second time in their adult lives...read more

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9781107060012 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 31, 2014, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: This wide-ranging study of the late poetry and prose of Virginia Woolf, T.

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9781107687424 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 23, 2016, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: This wide-ranging study of the late poetry and prose of Virginia Woolf, T.

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9783110355840, titled "Traumatisme Et Mémoire Culturelle: France - Afrique - Caraïbes" | Mouton De Gruyter, August 20, 2017, cover price $210.00

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Product Description: This collection of essays explores laughter, humor, and the comic from a psychoanalytic perspective. Edited by two leading practicing psychoanalysts and with original contributions from Lacanian practitioners and scholars, this cutting-edge volume proposes a paradigm swerve, a Freudian slip on a banana peel...read more

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9781107086173 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 5, 2016, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: This collection of essays explores laughter, humor, and the comic from a psychoanalytic perspective.

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Product Description: This collaborative History aims to become the standard work on Victorian literature for the twenty-first century. Well-known scholars introduce readers to their particular fields, discuss influential critical debates and offer illuminating contextual detail to situate authors and works in their wider cultural and historical contexts...read more
By Kate Flint (editor)

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9780521846257 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 30, 2012, cover price $225.00 | About this edition: This collaborative History aims to become the standard work on Victorian literature for the twenty-first century.

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9781316606131 | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, April 26, 2016), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: This collaborative History aims to become the standard work on Victorian literature for the twenty-first century.

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Product Description: If the Middle Ages form the present-day backdrop to the continents of Westeros and Essos, then antiquity is their resonant past. The Known World is haunted by the remnants of distant and powerful civilizations, without whose presence the novels of George R...read more

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9781784536992 | I B Tauris & Co Ltd, July 30, 2017, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: If the Middle Ages form the present-day backdrop to the continents of Westeros and Essos, then antiquity is their resonant past.

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Product Description: Der Thul, eine Figur aus der altnordischen und altenglischen Literatur, entzieht sich einer exakten Definition. In seiner Analyse des Textkorpus kann Tsitsiklis aufzeigen, dass sich der Thul als Quelle performativer und fast immer auch autoritativer Verbalhandlungen weniger als fester Typus und eher als die Vielgestalt einer Sprecherfigur erweist...read more

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9783110455625, titled "Der Thul in Text Und Kontext: Þulr/Þyle in Edda Und Altenglischer Literatur" | Walter De Gruyter Inc, September 1, 2016, cover price $182.00 | About this edition: Der Thul, eine Figur aus der altnordischen und altenglischen Literatur, entzieht sich einer exakten Definition.

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Product Description: Informed by multi-cultural, multidisciplinary perspectives, The Cambridge History of Early Medieval English Literature offers a new exploration of the earliest writing in Britain and Ireland, from the end of the Roman Empire to the mid-twelfth century...read more
By Clare A. Lees (editor)

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9780521190589 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 7, 2013, cover price $185.00 | About this edition: Informed by multi-cultural, multidisciplinary perspectives, The Cambridge History of Early Medieval English Literature offers a new exploration of the earliest writing in Britain and Ireland, from the end of the Roman Empire to the mid-twelfth century.

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9781316608845 | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, April 26, 2016), cover price $54.99 | About this edition: Informed by multi-cultural, multidisciplinary perspectives, The Cambridge History of Early Medieval English Literature offers a new exploration of the earliest writing in Britain and Ireland, from the end of the Roman Empire to the mid-twelfth century.

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