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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: 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: 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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Product Description: Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era. A fascinating and important yet largely overlooked figure in eighteenth-century literature, he is the ‘lost Augustan’. His plays are important both for the way they address the political and social concerns of the day and for reflecting a period in which the theatre was in crisis...read more
By Stephen Bernard (editor)

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9781848934481 | Routledge, October 1, 2017, cover price $870.00 | About this edition: Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era.

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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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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: 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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Product Description: In the writing of literary history, the 20th-century English novel tends to be customarily divided into modernist fiction up to the end of World War II on the one hand and post-war, postmodernist and contemporary fiction on the other...read more

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9783110374469 | Mouton De Gruyter, July 15, 2017, cover price $280.00 | About this edition: In the writing of literary history, the 20th-century English novel tends to be customarily divided into modernist fiction up to the end of World War II on the one hand and post-war, postmodernist and contemporary fiction on the other.

By Ralf Haekel (editor)

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9783110376364 | Mouton De Gruyter, February 20, 2018, cover price $280.00

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Product Description: Originally published in 1958, this book contains the texts of two 1658 works by Sir Thomas Browne, Urne Burial and The Garden of Cyrus. Appendices and illustrative figures are included. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in the works of Sir Thomas Browne and philosophy...read more
By John Carter (editor)

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9781316606865 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 28, 2016, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: Originally published in 1958, this book contains the texts of two 1658 works by Sir Thomas Browne, Urne Burial and The Garden of Cyrus.

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Product Description: Originally published in 1942, this book contains four poems on the different seasons by James Turner. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in English poetry and the works of Turner.

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9781316606780 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 28, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Originally published in 1942, this book contains four poems on the different seasons by James Turner.

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Product Description: E. M. Forster and Virginia Woolf were members of the Bloomsbury Group and key literary figures at the forefront of an artistic movement known as Modernism in the early twentieth century, a movement which for English literature meant the innovative re-shaping of boundaries in form, narrative and language...read more

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9781316606834 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 8, 2016, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: E.

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Product Description: In 1929, Arthur Ransome (1884-1967), a journalist and war correspondent who was on the books of MI6, turned his hand to writing adventure stories for children. The result was Swallows and Amazons and eleven more wonderful books followed, spanning in publication the turbulent years from 1930 to 1947...read more

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9780718894368 | Lutterworth Pr, September 30, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: In 1929, Arthur Ransome (1884-1967), a journalist and war correspondent who was on the books of MI6, turned his hand to writing adventure stories for children.

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Product Description: First published in 1932, as the second edition of a 1907 original, this informative and insightful book was aimed at a wide readership and was primarily intended 'to give a connected account of the successive movements of English literature, to describe the work of writers both of primary and of secondary importance, and to discuss the interaction between English and foreign literatures'...read more

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9781316602195 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 15, 2016, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: First published in 1932, as the second edition of a 1907 original, this informative and insightful book was aimed at a wide readership and was primarily intended 'to give a connected account of the successive movements of English literature, to describe the work of writers both of primary and of secondary importance, and to discuss the interaction between English and foreign literatures'.

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Product Description: Originally published in 1935, this book presents a collection of poems in Latin written by Allen Beville Ramsay, Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge from 1925 to 1947. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in Latin poetry and the works of Ramsay.

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9781316603765 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 15, 2016, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: Originally published in 1935, this book presents a collection of poems in Latin written by Allen Beville Ramsay, Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge from 1925 to 1947.

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Product Description: Originally published in 1920 as the first of an annually updated series encompassing various countries, this book was compiled by the Modern Humanities Research Association in order to provide scholars with a bibliography of works on English language and literature published during that year...read more

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9781316601792 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 26, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Originally published in 1920 as the first of an annually updated series encompassing various countries, this book was compiled by the Modern Humanities Research Association in order to provide scholars with a bibliography of works on English language and literature published during that year.

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Product Description: David Jones – author of In Parenthesis, the great epic poem of World War I – is increasingly recognised as a major voice in the first generation of British Modernist writers. Acclaimed by the likes of T.S. Eliot, W.B. Yeats and W...read more
By Erik Tonning (editor)

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9781474274135 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 23, 2017, cover price $172.00 | About this edition: David Jones – author of In Parenthesis, the great epic poem of World War I – is increasingly recognised as a major voice in the first generation of British Modernist writers.

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Product Description: This book is the first sustained investigation of the political dimension in the work of J.G. Ballard. A product of and reaction to the cultural-socio-economic moment commonly designated as the postmodern condition, Ballard's oeuvre is read as a continuous and developing meditation on the postmodern, examining it specifically as an expression of late capitalism...read more

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9783110487893 | Mouton De Gruyter, March 15, 2017, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: This book is the first sustained investigation of the political dimension in the work of J.

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Product Description: Originally published in 1928, this book presents a series of studies regarding the life and character of Samuel Johnson, aimed to 'assist in a larger appreciation of his remarkable personality'. The text is divided into three main sections: the first focuses on Johnson's character; the second offers comparisons with other key figures; the third discusses journeys taken by Johnson...read more

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9781316509616 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 4, 2016, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: Originally published in 1928, this book presents a series of studies regarding the life and character of Samuel Johnson, aimed to 'assist in a larger appreciation of his remarkable personality'.

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Product Description: Originally published in 1912, this book presents studies by Sarah Julie Mary Suddard on the works of Keats, Shelley and Shakespeare, together with essays on other literary topics. Notes are incorporated throughout. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in Keats, Shelley, Shakespeare and literary criticism...read more

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9781316509623 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 4, 2016, cover price $31.99 | About this edition: Originally published in 1912, this book presents studies by Sarah Julie Mary Suddard on the works of Keats, Shelley and Shakespeare, together with essays on other literary topics.

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Product Description: “Fundamentally alters the received wisdom that tends to award Paris a far more central place in the making of Joyce the modernist.”—John McCourt, author of The Years of Bloom: James Joyce in Trieste 1904–1920   “In readings equally attentive to text, avant-text, and context, this book shows us how many roads in Joyce’s life and work led to London...read more

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9780813062242 | Univ Pr of Florida, February 21, 2017, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: “Fundamentally alters the received wisdom that tends to award Paris a far more central place in the making of Joyce the modernist.

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Product Description: 'When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.'Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)London: An Illustrated Literary Companion, compiled by Rosemary Gray, captures the varying moods of the great city of London over recent centuries, through diary entries, with quotations, poems, essays and extracts from great works written in its honour...read more
By Rosemary Gray (contributor)

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9781509827688 | Ill edition (Collectors Library, February 7, 2017), cover price $12.99 | also contains London: An Illustrated Literary Companion | About this edition: 'When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
9781909621275 | Ill edition (Collectors Library, September 24, 2009), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A companion to London that captures the varying moods of the great city over recent centuries, with quotations, poems, essays and extracts from great works written in its honour.

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