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  • Gothic Evolutions

    Gothic Evolutions

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551119816

    The texts in this unique collection range from the gothic revival of the late eighteenth century through to the late Victorian gothic, and from the poetry of Wordsworth and Coleridge to the short fiction of H.G. Wells and Henry James. Genres represe…

  • The Grasshopper

    The Grasshopper
    av Bernard Suits

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554812158

    In the mid twentieth century the philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein famously asserted that games are indefinable; there are no common threads that link them all. ""Nonsense,"" said the sensible Bernard Suits: ""playing a game is a voluntary attempt to…

  • Carolingian Civilization

    Carolingian Civilization

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551114927

    The period between 770 and 880 experienced an explosion of words signalling the documentary reawakening of Western civilization; this anthology offers a plentiful and engaging selection of primary source documents from that vibrant era. Among the ma…

  • Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

    Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
    av Anonymous

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780921149927

    Original text along with facing-page translation.The fourteenth-century poem Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is one of the greatest classics of English literature, but one of the least accessible to most twentieth-century readers. Written in an obsc…

  • Michael Field: The Poet

    Michael Field: The Poet
    av Katherine Bradley

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551116754

    Michael Field" was the literary pseudonym of two women, Katharine Bradley (1846-1914) and her niece Edith Cooper (1862-1913). The women were poets, playwrights, diarist, and lovers who lived and wrote together during the final decades of the ninetee…

  • Critical Thinking

    Critical Thinking
    av William Hughes

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554812677

    Hughes and Lavery's Critical Thinking is a hugely successful, comprehensive introduction to the essential skills of good reasoning, refined through seven editions published over more than two decades. Now, for the first time, the book is available i…

  • The Broadview Introduction to Book History

    The Broadview Introduction to Book History
    av Michelle Levy

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554810871

    For over five hundred years in the West, a particular form of the book-the printed codex-has been woven into the fabric of our lives. It has been the default medium for publicly circulating information and entertainment, and has structured the work,…

  • The Tunnel

    The Tunnel
    av Dorothy Richardson

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554811106

    The Tunnel is a poetic, yet vividly realistic, account of a young woman's life at the turn of the twentieth century.

  • The Works of Gwerful Mechain

    The Works of Gwerful Mechain

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554814145

    Gwerful Mechain is the only Welsh female poet from the late middle ages whose poems have survived as a substantial body of work. One of the most immediately striking characteristics of her poetry is the easy coexistence in her oeuvre of devotional a…

  • How To Read (and Write About) Poetry

    How To Read (and Write About) Poetry
    av Susan Holbrook

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551119915

    Susan Holbrook invites new readers of poetry to embrace the genre in this lively new guide.

  • Seeking God in Science

    Seeking God in Science
    av Bradley Monton

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551118635

    The doctrine of intelligent design has been maligned by atheists, but even though Monton is an atheist, he is of the opinion that the arguments for intelligent design are stronger than most realize. The goal of this book is to try to get people to t…

  • The Pool in the Desert

    The Pool in the Desert
    av Sara Jeanette Duncan

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551111537

    In The Pool in the Desert, first published in 1903, Sara Jeannette Duncan explores the impact of isolation on the small British communities of Victorian India. In the four stories collected here-"The Pool in the Desert," "A Mother in India," "An Imp…

  • The Broadview Anthology of British Literature

    The Broadview Anthology of British Literature

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554024742

    This package includes "The Broadview Anthology of British Literature" - "Volume 3: The Restoration and the Eighteenth Century" and "Volume 4: The Age of Romanticism". In all six of its volumes "The Broadview Anthology of British Literature" presents…

  • The Development of Political Thought in Canada

    The Development of Political Thought in Canada

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551117102

    Contemporary Canadian political thought is fresh, provocative, and ubiquitous. But how can we explain the popularity of the present within the context of the past? The premise of this book is that Canada's intellectual heritage is disappearing from…

  • Jane Eyre

    Jane Eyre
    av Charlotte Bronte

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551111803

    Jane Eyre, the story of a young girl and her passage into adulthood, was an immediate commercial success at the time of its original publication in 1847. Its representation of the underside of domestic life and the hypocrisy behind religious enthusi…

  • The O'Briens and the O'Flahertys (1827)

    The O'Briens and the O'Flahertys (1827)
    av Sydney Owenson

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554810321

    The O'Briens and the O'Flahertys is a fast-paced tale of political intrigue and aristocratic vanity-a romp through 1793 Dublin as Ireland pitches towards the United Irishmen Uprising of 1798. It follows Murrogh O'Brien as he tries to find his way be…

  • Pearl

    Pearl

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554814589

    The fourteenth-century Middle English poem Pearl is one of the best dream vision poems ever written, yet its Language (the North-west Midlands dialect of late-medieval England) and literary allusions (to biblical, mythological, and medieval works) m…

  • A Child of the Jago (1896)

    A Child of the Jago (1896)
    av Arthur Morrison

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551119854

    "Learn to read and write, learn all you can, learn cunning, spare nobody and stop at nothing....Do your devilmost...for the Jago's got you!" Dicky Perrott, growing up in the notoriously criminal enclave of the Jago, listens and learns. Compelled by…

  • Euphemia

    Euphemia

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551116181

    Euphemia is a remarkable novel telling the story, in letters, of a British woman's life in pre-Revolutionary America.

  • The Argument Handbook

    The Argument Handbook
    av K.J. Peters

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554814350

    The Argument Handbook is a reference tool and classroom text designed to help students understand complex rhetorical situations and navigate the process of transforming private thoughts into persuasive, public statements. The Argument Handbook is or…

  • Ethical Theory

    Ethical Theory

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554813988

    This concise anthology collects important historical and contemporary readings on the central ethical theories, including Divine Command Theory, Consequentialism, Deontology, Virtue Ethics, and Feminist Ethics. Each section includes two or three of…

  • Memoirs of the Author of a VI Pb

    Memoirs of the Author of a VI Pb
    av William Godwin

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551112596

    This collection demonstrates the importance of Mary Hays (1759-1843) as an advanced and innovative thinker, philosophical commentator, and writer of deliberately experimental fiction.

  • Sociable Letters Pb

    Sociable Letters Pb
    av Fitzmaurice

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551115580

    The writings of Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle, are remarkable for their vivid depiction of the mores and mentality of seventeenth-century England. This edition includes all of Cavendish's Sociable Letters (1664), a collection of writings…

  • Perspectives in the Philosophy of Language

    Perspectives in the Philosophy of Language
    av Robert J. Stainton

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551112534

    This concise and affordable anthology is designed for use as a textbook in both undergraduate and graduate courses in philosophy of language.

  • The Broadview Anthology of British Literature, Volume 2

    The Broadview Anthology of British Literature, Volume 2

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554810284

    New to the second edition of volume two of The Broadview Anthology of British Literature is a revised translation of Thomas More's Utopia, prepared by William P. Weaver of Baylor University. Other additions include a number of sonnets from Sir Phili…

  • Winona; Or, The Foster-Sisters

    Winona; Or, The Foster-Sisters
    av Isabella Valancy Crawford

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551117096

    The prize-winning entry in a national competition for distinctively Canadian fiction, Winona was serialised in a Montreal story paper in 1873. The novel focuses on the lives of two foster-sisters raised in the northern Ontario wilderness: Androsia H…

  • Folk and Fairy Tales

    Folk and Fairy Tales

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554810185

    This concise version of Folk and Fairy Tales is designed to provide a more compact and versatile collection for teaching children's literature. Like the complete edition, it includes comparative versions of classic tales (Red Riding Hood, Cinderella…

  • The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym

    The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym
    av Edgar Allan Poe

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551118383

    Edgar Allan Poe's only long fiction has provoked intense scholarly discussions about its meaning since its first publication. The novel relates the adventures of Pym after he stows away on a whaling ship, where he endures starvation, encounters with…

  • Edgar Allan Poe

    Edgar Allan Poe

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554810468

    Includes a selection of Poe's poems, tales, and sketches in such diverse modes of writing as tales of the supernatural and psychic conflict, satires and hoaxes, science fiction and detective fiction, and non-fiction essays on literary and social top…

  • Academic Writing

    Academic Writing
    av Janet Giltrow

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551113951

    Academic Writing is a unique introduction to the subject. As the author puts it in her preface, "this book develops from a strong claim: namely, that style is meaningful." In developing that theme, the author draws meaningfully on theory, especially…

  • The Broadview Anthology of British Literature

    The Broadview Anthology of British Literature

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554810475

    For the second edition of this volume a considerable number of changes have been made. Henry Fielding's Tragedy of Tragedies has been added, as has a new section of material from eighteenth-century periodicals. A new Contexts section entitled "Trans…

  • Rational Passions

    Rational Passions

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551116433

    This anthology of primarily non-fiction works by British women (1702-1870) introduces readers to a range of lesser-known texts and examines thei authors" scholarly ambitions and often groundbreaking achievements. Despite their lack of civil and poli…

  • StreetCities

    StreetCities
    av Rae Bridgman

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551115337

    StreetCities charts the development of an alternative communal housing model for chronically homeless men and women in downtown Toronto. In her recounting of the stories and narratives of residents and staff at the original "StreetCity" and the seco…

  • While the Sun Is Above Us

    While the Sun Is Above Us
    av Melanie Schnell

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554810611

    While the Sun is Above Us takes us deep into the extraordinary world of South Sudan through the eyes of two women: Adut, a Dinka woman and Sandra, a Canadian aid worker. In the midst of a bloody civil war, chance brings Adut and Sandra unexpectedly…

  • A History of Old English Literature

    A History of Old English Literature
    av Michael Alexander

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551113227

    Alexander's A History of Old English Literature is an outstanding introduction to a difficult period of literary history. It provides a simple historical and cultural context for the study of the Anglo-Saxons, and offers a history, illustrated by ma…

  • The Wonder

    The Wonder
    av Susannah Centlivre

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551114545

    Susanna Centlivre's play The Wonder (1714) was one of the most popular works on the eighteenth-century English stage. Set in Lisbon, the plot interweaves two romantic intrigues around one "secret": the heroine Violante is hiding her best friend, Isa…

  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby
    av F. Scott Fitzgerald

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551117874

    The Great Gatsby is widely regarded as one of the masterpieces of American fiction. It tells of the mysterious Jay Gatsby's grand effort to win the love of Daisy Buchanan, the rich girl who embodies for him the promise of the American dream. Deeply…

  • Anti-Pamela and Shamela

    Anti-Pamela and Shamela
    av Eliza Haywood

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551113838

    Published together for the first time, Eliza Haywood's Anti-Pamela and Henry Fielding's An Apology for the Life of Mrs. Shamela Andrews are the two most important responses to Samuel Richardson's novel Pamela. Anti-Pamela comments on Richardson's re…

  • Philosophical Conversations

    Philosophical Conversations
    av Robert M. Martin

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551116495

    Philosophical Conversations is a light, informal, and contemporary introduction to the study of philosophy. Using a dialogue format, Robert M. Martin delves into the traditional questions of philosophy in a manner that readers will find engaging. Th…

  • The Broadview Introduction to Literature: Short Fiction

    The Broadview Introduction to Literature: Short Fiction

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554814039

    A more contemporary, Canadian, and diverse update of Broadview's introductory literature anthology.

  • The Broadview Introduction to Literature: Poetry

    The Broadview Introduction to Literature: Poetry

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554814053

    A more contemporary, Canadian, and diverse update of Broadview's introductory literature anthology.

  • Letters of a Hindu Rajah

    Letters of a Hindu Rajah
    av Elizabeth Hamilton

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551111759

    "This edition is an important contribution to scholarship in the long eighteenth century." -- Tara Ghoshal Wallace, George Washington University

  • Waiting for Macedonia

    Waiting for Macedonia
    av Llka Thiessen

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551117195

    Waiting for Macedonia gives insight into one of the most moving moments in post-war European history: the hope for a new Europe in the years following the collapse of communism. In this ethnography, Thiessen explores the different ways in which iden…

  • Mary Robinson

    Mary Robinson

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551112015

    Mary Robinson''s work has started to assume a central place in criticism and anthologies of romanticism. A writer of the 1790s, Robinson''s poems chroniclethe major events of the day and participate un the chief aesthetic innovations.'

  • Nineteenth Century Stories by Women

    Nineteenth Century Stories by Women

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551110004

    "The female novelist of the nineteenth century may have frequently encountered opposition and interference from the male literary establishment, but the female short story writer, working in a genre that was seen as less serious and less profitable,…

  • Boundary Problems

    Boundary Problems
    av Greg Bechtel

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554811861

    In his confident debut, Greg Bechtel offers ten charged stories about the impossible-turned-possible - secrets, paranoia, sex, conspiracies and magic - that will appeal to fans of Neil Gaiman, China Mieville, Barbara Gowdy and Jonathan Lethem and re…

  • Modern English Structures

    Modern English Structures
    av Bernard O'Dwyer

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551117638

    Modern English Structures is a clear and accessible text that follows a structural approach to teaching basic English grammar. The book is divided into three parts: what a sentence constituent is, what a sentence constituent does, and where a senten…

  • Business Ethics

    Business Ethics
    av Andrew Kernohan

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554811502

    Though the importance of business ethics is self-evident, academic discussions of the topic often occur at some remove from the people whose day-to-day decision-making they are meant to inform. With this book, Andrew Kernohan aims to connect the aca…

  • Castle of Otranto

    Castle of Otranto
    av Horace Walpole

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551113043

    This Broadview edition pairs the first Gothic novel with the first Gothic drama, both by Horace Walpole. Published on Christmas Eve, 1764, on Walpole's private press at Strawberry Hill, his Gothicized country house, The Castle of Otranto became an i…

  • The Roaring Girl

    The Roaring Girl
    av Thomas Middleton

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781554812134

    The titular Roaring Girl of Thomas Middleton and Thomas Dekker's comedy is Moll Cutpurse, a fictionalized version of a real person, Mary Frith, who attained legendary status in London by flouting gendered dress conventions, illegally performing onst…