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  • Inventing the Critic in Renaissance England

    Inventing the Critic in Renaissance England
    av William M. Russell

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644531914

    The turn of the seventeenth century was an important moment in the history of English criticism. In a series of pioneering works of rhetoric and poetics, writers such as Philip Sidney, George Puttenham, and Ben Jonson laid the foundations of critica…

  • Inventing the Critic in Renaissance England

    Inventing the Critic in Renaissance England
    av William M. Russell

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644531907

    The turn of the seventeenth century was an important moment in the history of English criticism. In a series of pioneering works of rhetoric and poetics, writers such as Philip Sidney, George Puttenham, and Ben Jonson laid the foundations of critica…

  • Portraiture and Friendship in Enlightenment France

    Portraiture and Friendship in Enlightenment France
    av Jessica L. Fripp

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644532010

    Portraiture and Friendship in Enlightenment France examines how new and often contradictory ideas about friendship were enacted in the lives of artists in the eighteenth century. It demonstrates that portraits resulted from, and generated, new ideas…

  • Trains and Technology

    Trains and Technology
    av Anthony J. Bianculli

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611491937

    This series of four lavishly illustrated volumes provides a thorough grounding in the maturation of the American railroad through an exposition of railroad technology in an age of unprecedented technological expansion. Vol. 1: Locomotives details lo…

  • Defoe and the Whig Novel

    Defoe and the Whig Novel
    av Leon Guilhamet

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611491449

    his study places Defoe's major fiction squarely in the emerging Whig culture of the early eighteenth century. It offers an alternative to the view that Defoe is essentially a writer of criminal or adventure fiction and to the Marxist judgment that h…

  • Retelling the Siege of Jerusalem in Early Modern England

    Retelling the Siege of Jerusalem in Early Modern England
    av Vanita Neelakanta

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644530139

    This compelling book explores sixteenth- and seventeenth-century English retellings of the Roman siege of Jerusalem and the way they informed and were informed by religious and political developments. The siege featured prominently in many early mod…

  • Retelling the Siege of Jerusalem in Early Modern England

    Retelling the Siege of Jerusalem in Early Modern England
    av Vanita Neelakanta

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644530122

    This compelling book explores sixteenth- and seventeenth-century English retellings of the Roman siege of Jerusalem and the way they informed and were informed by religious and political developments. The siege featured prominently in many early mod…

  • Regulating Readers

    Regulating Readers
    av Ellen Gardiner

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611491906

    An important contribution to the study of authorship and criticism, Regulating Readers adds to a growing body of scholarship by women that shows eighteenth-century women writers envisioning for themselves authoritative critical positions and roles i…

  • Women Warriors in Early Modern Spain

    Women Warriors in Early Modern Spain

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644530160

    Although scholars often depict early modern Spanish women as victims, history and fiction of the period are filled with examples of women who defended their God-given right to make their own decisions and to define their own identities. The essays i…

  • Women Warriors in Early Modern Spain

    Women Warriors in Early Modern Spain

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644530153

    Although scholars often depict early modern Spanish women as victims, history and fiction of the period are filled with examples of women who defended their God-given right to make their own decisions and to define their own identities. The essays i…

  • Jonathan Swift

    Jonathan Swift
    av Eugene Hammond

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644530375

    Jonathan Swift: Our Dean details the political climax of his remarkable career--his writing and publication of The Drapier's Letters (1724), Gulliver's Travels (1726), and A Modest Proposal (1729)--stressing the relentless political opposition he fa…

  • A 'Certain Text'

    A 'Certain Text'

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611492132

    This collection in honor of Thomas Clayton takes its title from Romeo and Juliet (4.1.21). Meeting Paris in Friar Lawrence's cell, Juliet muses, 'What must be shall be,' and the Friar completes her line with, 'That's a certain text.' Where 'text' me…

  • Shakespeare Performed

    Shakespeare Performed

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611491968

    Many of the contributors to this collection, including E. A. J. Honigmann, M. M. Mahood, Jonathan Bate, and Stanley Wells (among others), have been centrally involved in examining, promoting, and sometimes questioning the critical dominance of the s…

  • The Spectator

    The Spectator

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611492743

    This book offers the latest scholarship on this influential series of essays. Taking advantage of the insights provided by such critical perspectives as new historicism, feminism, postcolonialism, psychology, postmodernism, and cultural studies, the…

  • Resentment and the Right

    Resentment and the Right
    av Sarah Shurts

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611496345

    Resentment and the Right: French Intellectual Identity Reimagined, 1898-2000 examines a century-long struggle between cultural spokesmen on the extreme right and left to dominate and define the concept of “the intellectual.” This struggl…

  • Elizabeth Carter, 1717-1806

    Elizabeth Carter, 1717-1806
    av Gwen Hampshire

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874139129

    This edition includes 111 letters and a brief note. Written by Miss Carter, they date from October 1737 to May 1804, less than two years before her death, they have not been published before and are a very small portion of the thousands of letters t…

  • Realism and Role-Play

    Realism and Role-Play
    av Marika Knowles

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644532058

    After the heroic nudes of the Renaissance and depictions of the tortured bodies of Christian saints, early seventeenth-century French artists turned their attention to their fellow humans, to nobles and beggars seen on the streets of Paris, to court…

  • Realism and Role-Play

    Realism and Role-Play
    av Marika Knowles

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644531808

    After the heroic nudes of the Renaissance and depictions of the tortured bodies of Christian saints, early seventeenth-century French artists turned their attention to their fellow humans, to nobles and beggars seen on the streets of Paris, to court…

  • Pencils Rhetorique

    Pencils Rhetorique
    av Judith Dundas

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874134599

    The painting and poetry of the Renaissance shared the same goal of imitating nature. This study is concerned with the various kinds of allusions and what they can tell us not only about the poets' attitudes to the visual arts but also their attitude…

  • With Shakespeare's Eyes

    With Shakespeare's Eyes
    av Catherine O'Neil

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611492286

    With Shakespeare's Eyes is the first monograph to focus exclusively on the relationship between the Russian poet Alexander Puskin and Shakespeare. Taking into account contemporary perceptions of Shakespeare in print and on the Russian stage, O'Neil…

  • Shakespeare's Lyricized Drama

    Shakespeare's Lyricized Drama
    av Alexander Shurbanov

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611491425

    We are so used to calling the plays written by Shakespeare and his contemporaries 'poetic drama' that we hardly ever stop to think about the generic meaning of the term. This book is an attempt to explore Shakespeare's artistic achievement as an int…

  • Shakespeare and Interpretation, or What You Will

    Shakespeare and Interpretation, or What You Will
    av Brayton Polka

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611490428

    Brayton Polka takes both a textual and theoretical approach to seven plays of Shakespeare: Macbeth, Othello, Twelfth Night, All's Well That Ends Well, Julius Caesar, Troilus and Cressida, and Hamlet. He calls upon the Bible and the ideas of major Eu…

  • Marguerite, Countess of Blessington

    Marguerite, Countess of Blessington
    av Susan Matoff

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611495911

    This new biography of Lady Blessington, the first in more than eighty years, illuminates the private and public life of this important but neglected salonnière and author. This study enriches our knowledge of the social, political, and literary hist…

  • Of Paradise and Light

    Of Paradise and Light

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611492576

    This collection examines intertextual intersections in the works of Henry Vaughan and John Milton and considers their aesthetic, philosophical, or political implications. The theoretical pluralism of the volume reveals the variety and complexity of…

  • Robin Hood

    Robin Hood
    av null

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611493092

    Previous scholarship on the early Robin Hood poems has tended to treat the three major works—Robin Hood and the Monk, Robin Hood and the Potter, and A Lytell Geste of Robyn Hode—as a homogeneous group with a common audience and ideology.…

  • The Staging of Drama in the Medieval Church

    The Staging of Drama in the Medieval Church
    av Dunbar H. Ogden

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611492514

    Using original rubrics from some 1,200 manuscripts, this book documents performance of the liturgical drama from the tenth through the sixteenth centuries. It lays out the staging space and traces the movements of the performers on architectural gro…

  • The Enemy in Italian Renaissance Epic

    The Enemy in Italian Renaissance Epic
    av Andrea Moudarres

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644530016

    In The Enemy in Italian Renaissance Epic, Andrea Moudarres examines influential works from the literary canon of the Italian Renaissance, arguing that hostility consistently arises from within political or religious entities. In Dante's Divina Comme…

  • The Enemy in Italian Renaissance Epic

    The Enemy in Italian Renaissance Epic
    av Andrea Moudarres

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644530009

    In The Enemy in Italian Renaissance Epic, Andrea Moudarres examines influential works from the literary canon of the Italian Renaissance, arguing that hostility consistently arises from within political or religious entities. In Dante's Divina Comme…

  • Shopping

    Shopping

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611495171

    The degree to which shopping, or, more broadly, consumerism, is both critiqued and defended in American society confirms the role that commercial goods play in our daily lives. This collection of essays provides case studies depicting selected aspec…

  • Shopping

    Shopping

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611495775

    The degree to which shopping, or, more broadly, consumerism, is both critiqued and defended in American society confirms the role that commercial goods play in our daily lives. This collection of essays provides case studies depicting selected aspec…

  • The Infanticidal Logic of Evolution and Culture

    The Infanticidal Logic of Evolution and Culture
    av Samuel A. Kimball

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611492989

    This book argues that, because existence costs (the two words are cognates), any living thing must economize—shift more of its energy costs onto the world, including other living things, than its competitors are able to; that to economize is t…

  • Abstraction and the Classical Ideal

    Abstraction and the Classical Ideal
    av Charles A. Cramer

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611492873

    This study traces an important but largely overlooked conception of abstraction in art form from its roots in eighteenth-century empirical epistemology to its application in the pursuit of ideal form from Joshua Reynolds to Piet Mondrian. Theorized…

  • The Text Of Great Britain

    The Text Of Great Britain
    av Pat Rogers

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874136173

    This book is the first full-length analysis of one of the key books of the eighteenth century -- Daniel Defoe's Tour Through the Whole Island of Great Britain. The creation of Defoe's Tour, its sources and models, and its relationship to earlier top…

  • The Circuit of Apollo

    The Circuit of Apollo

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644530047

    Written by a combination of established scholars and new critics in the field, the essays collected in The Circuit of Apollo attest to the vital practice of commemorating women's artistic and personal relationships. In doing so, they illuminate the…

  • The Circuit of Apollo

    The Circuit of Apollo

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781644530030

    Written by a combination of established scholars and new critics in the field, the essays collected in The Circuit of Apollo attest to the vital practice of commemorating women's artistic and personal relationships. In doing so, they illuminate the…

  • Octave Mirbeau's Fictions of the Transcendental

    Octave Mirbeau's Fictions of the Transcendental
    av Robert Ziegler

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611495614

    Political firebrand, tireless reformer, champion of the avant-garde, Octave Mirbeau embraced his role as disturber of the peace. Inspired by Kropotkin and Dostoyevsky, Mirbeau became the social conscience of the era, speaking in a clear voice to imp…

  • Essays in Memory of Richard Helgerson

    Essays in Memory of Richard Helgerson

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611493818

    This book brings together new essays by leading cultural critics who have been influenced by the groundbreaking scholarship of Richard Helgerson. The original essays penned for this anthology evince the ongoing impact of Helgerson’s work in ma…

  • Canadian Film Technology, 1896-1986

    Canadian Film Technology, 1896-1986
    av Gerald G. Graham

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874133479

    The first director of technical operations and research for Canada's National Film Board profiles the people and technology that together met the challenges of early documentary filmmaking north of the forty-ninth parallel and discusses the board's…

  • The Artist as Original Genius

    The Artist as Original Genius
    av William L. Pressly

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611493221

    This book examines the first generation of artists in Britain to define themselves as history painters, attempting what then was considered to be art's most exalted category. These ambitious artists, including John Hamilton Mortimer, Henry Fuseli, A…

  • Prologues and Epilogues of Restoration Theater

    Prologues and Epilogues of Restoration Theater
    av Diana Solomon

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611494228

    Often perceived as merely formulaic or historical documents, dramatic prologues and epilogues— players' comic, poetic bids for the audience's good opinion—became essential parts of Restoration theater, appearing in over 90 percent of per…

  • Prologues and Epilogues of Restoration Theater

    Prologues and Epilogues of Restoration Theater
    av Diana Solomon

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611495768

    Often perceived as merely formulaic or historical documents, dramatic prologues and epilogues— players' comic, poetic bids for the audience's good opinion—became essential parts of Restoration theater, appearing in over 90 percent of per…

  • Erastus D. Palmer

    Erastus D. Palmer
    av Carson J. Webster

    Inbunden - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874132021

    Deals with Palmer's life and career, the development and character of his work, his ideas about art, and contemporary comments on his work. An annotated catalog of Palmer's sculpture and appendixes that contain his writings on art and letters are in…

  • Deep Play

    Deep Play
    av Dianne Dugaw

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611491951

    'Deep Play' examines the emergence of modern self- and social-consciousness in eighteenth-century Britain as an awareness of class and culture. It examines popular ballads and songs, country dances, catches, mumming plays, beliefs and sayings, fable…

  • Nostalgia For A Redeemed Future

    Nostalgia For A Redeemed Future

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874130720

    The articles in this book stress the relevance to the present of the early stages of Critical Theory. On the one hand they aim at the recognition of the fundamental role played by such authors as Benjamin, Bloch and Lukacs in the shaping of Critical…

  • Neoclassical Tragedy in Elizabethan England

    Neoclassical Tragedy in Elizabethan England
    av Howard B. Norland

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611491081

    This book examines the development of neoclassical tragedy during the reign of Elizabeth I (1558-1603). The first chapter investigates the Elizabethan views of tragedy expressed by critics of the theater, including Gosson, Stubbes, and Rainolds, and…

  • A Martyr For Sin

    A Martyr For Sin
    av Kirk Combe

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874136470

    Rochester's hitherto underappreciated political thinking is reassessed in this study via a combination of postmodern critical approaches, particularly the theories of Foucault with close contextual readings of his works. Substantially new and politi…

  • Implication, Readers' Resources, and Thomas Gray's Pindaric Odes

    Implication, Readers' Resources, and Thomas Gray's Pindaric Odes
    av Frederick M. Keener

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611495249

    Implication, Readers' Resources, and Thomas Gray's Pindaric Odes presents an account of “the Poets’ Secret,” the quite belated, historically recent, discovery by scholars and critics of something many poets have recognized and empl…

  • Implication, Readers' Resources, and Thomas Gray's Pindaric Odes

    Implication, Readers' Resources, and Thomas Gray's Pindaric Odes
    av Frederick M. Keener

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611494143

    Implication, Readers' Resources, and Thomas Gray's Pindaric Odes presents an account of “the Poets’ Secret,” the quite belated, historically recent, discovery by scholars and critics of something many poets have recognized and empl…

  • Behind the Curtain

    Behind the Curtain
    av Wayne R. Kime

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611490466

    In the decade that followed his emigration to the United States in 1851, Fitz-James O'Brien (1828-1862) produced a steady stream of contributions to American newspapers and magazines. As short story writer, essayist, poet, dramatist, reporter, revie…

  • Notes and Remembrances, 1871-1872

    Notes and Remembrances, 1871-1872
    av Ludovic Halevy

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611491418

    This is an eyewitness account of the brutal ending of the civil war in France in 1871; the military destruction of the Commune of Paris by the national government in Versailles; and the subsequent legal judgments rendered against the insurgents. Lud…

  • Pynchon's Against the Day

    Pynchon's Against the Day
    av Jeffrey Severs

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611490640

    Thomas Pynchon's longest novel to date, Against the Day (2006), excited diverse and energetic opinions when it appeared on bookstore shelves nine years after the critically acclaimed Mason & Dixon. Its wide-ranging plot covers nearly three decades&m…

  • Samuel Johnson'S General Nature

    Samuel Johnson'S General Nature
    av Scott D. Evans

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874136968

    This study illuminates the importance and meaning of the term author in eighteenth-century discourse from the perspective of its prominent usage by Samuel Johnson. It explains Johnson's employment of nature in his periodical essays, his qualified en…

  • Violet Oakley

    Violet Oakley
    av Bailey Van Hook

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611495850

    Violet Oakley: An Artist's Life is the first full-length biography of Violet Oakley (1874–1961), the only major female artist of the beaux-arts mural movement in the United States, as well as an illustrator, stained glass artist, portraitist a…

  • Literary Sociability in Early Modern England

    Literary Sociability in Early Modern England
    av Paul Trolander

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611495164

    This study represents a significant reinterpretation of literary networks during what is often called the transition from manuscript to print during the early modern period. It is based upon a survey of 28,000 letters and over 850 mainly English cor…

  • Literary Sociability in Early Modern England

    Literary Sociability in Early Modern England
    av Paul Trolander

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611494976

    This study represents a significant reinterpretation of literary networks during what is often called the transition from manuscript to print during the early modern period. It is based on a survey of 28,000 letters and over 850 mainly English corre…

  • The Tactics of Toleration

    The Tactics of Toleration
    av Jesse Spohnholz

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611490343

    The Tactics of Toleration examines the preconditions and limits of toleration during an age in which Europe was sharply divided along religious lines. During the Age of Religious Wars, refugee communities in borderland towns like the Rhineland city…

  • French Cultural Studies for the Twenty-First Century

    French Cultural Studies for the Twenty-First Century

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611496390

    French Cultural Studies for the Twenty-First Century brings together current scholarship on a diverse range of topics—from French postcards and Third Republic menus to Haitian literary magazines and representation of race in vaudeville theater…

  • French Cultural Studies for the Twenty-First Century

    French Cultural Studies for the Twenty-First Century

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611496376

    French Cultural Studies for the Twenty-First Century brings together current scholarship on a diverse range of topics—from French postcards and Third Republic menus to Haitian literary magazines and representation of race in vaudeville theater…

  • History of Delaware

    History of Delaware
    av John A. Munroe

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611492934

    Originally undertaken by the author as a Bicentennial project in 1975, and now the standard history of the state, this volume chronicles the history of Delaware from the early 1600s to the present.

  • History of Delaware

    History of Delaware
    av John A. Munroe

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874139471

    Presents the history of the state of Delaware.

  • Shakespeare, Man Of Theater

    Shakespeare, Man Of Theater

    Inbunden - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874132175

    This volume presents a sampling of the more than 250 papers presented at the Congress of the ISA held at Stratford-upon-Avon in August 1981. Most of the papers are concerned with Shakespeare as a writer for the theater. Other essays deal with Shakes…

  • Later Middle English Literature, Materiality, and Culture

    Later Middle English Literature, Materiality, and Culture

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611496765

    The essays in this volume consider the ways in which material and intellectual culture both shaped and were shaped by the literature of late medieval England. The first section, “Textual Material,” reflects on cultural and social issues…