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  • The Cambridge Companion to Frankenstein

    The Cambridge Companion to Frankenstein

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107450608

    The Cambridge Companion to Frankenstein consists of sixteen original essays on Mary Shelley's novel by leading scholars, providing an invaluable introduction to Frankenstein and its various critical contexts. Theoretically informed but accessibly wr…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Jane Austen

    The Cambridge Companion to Jane Austen

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521746502

    Jane Austen's stock in the popular marketplace has never been higher, while academic studies continue to uncover new aspects of her engagement with her world. This fully updated edition of the acclaimed Cambridge Companion offers clear, accessible c…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Jane Austen

    The Cambridge Companion to Jane Austen

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521763080

    Jane Austen's stock in the popular marketplace has never been higher, while academic studies continue to uncover new aspects of her engagement with her world. This fully updated edition of the acclaimed Cambridge Companion offers clear, accessible c…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Gothic Fiction

    The Cambridge Companion to Gothic Fiction

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521794664

    This volume provides a thorough and accessible guide to the Gothic genre.

  • The Cambridge Companion to Gothic Fiction

    The Cambridge Companion to Gothic Fiction

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521791243

    Provides a survey of literary gothicism from its origins in Renaissance revenge tragedy, through eighteenth century novels and plays, to nineteenth and twentieth century film and fiction.

  • The Cambridge Companion to the Modern Gothic

    The Cambridge Companion to the Modern Gothic

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107678385

    This Companion explores the many ways in which the Gothic has dispersed in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, and in particular how it has come to offer a focus for the tensions inherent in modernity. Fourteen essays by world-class experts sh…

  • The Cambridge Companion to the Modern Gothic

    The Cambridge Companion to the Modern Gothic

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107023567

    This Companion explores the many ways in which the Gothic has dispersed in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, and in particular how it has come to offer a focus for the tensions inherent in modernity. Fourteen essays by world-class experts sh…

  • The Cambridge Companion to American Gothic

    The Cambridge Companion to American Gothic

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107539785

    The Cambridge Companion to American Gothic offers an accessible overview to both the breadth and depth of the American Gothic tradition. This subgenre features works from many of America's best-known authors: Edgar Allan Poe, Toni Morrison, Stephen…

  • The Cambridge Companion to American Gothic

    The Cambridge Companion to American Gothic

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107117143

    The Cambridge Companion to American Gothic offers an accessible overview to both the breadth and depth of the American Gothic tradition. This subgenre features works from many of America's best-known authors: Edgar Allan Poe, Toni Morrison, Stephen…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Dracula

    The Cambridge Companion to Dracula

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316607084

    Bram Stoker's Dracula is the most famous vampire in literature and film. This new collection of sixteen essays brings together a range of internationally renowned scholars to provide a series of pathways through this celebrated Gothic novel and its…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Dracula

    The Cambridge Companion to Dracula

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107153172

    Bram Stoker's Dracula is the most famous vampire in literature and film. This new collection of sixteen essays brings together a range of internationally renowned scholars to provide a series of pathways through this celebrated Gothic novel and its…

  • The New Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare

    The New Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521713931

    Written by a team of leading international scholars, this Companion is designed to illuminate Shakespeare's works through discussion of the key topics of Shakespeare studies. Twenty-one essays provide lively and authoritative approaches to recent sc…

  • The New Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare

    The New Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521886321

    Written by a team of leading international scholars, this Companion is designed to illuminate Shakespeare's works through discussion of the key topics of Shakespeare studies. Twenty-one essays provide lively and authoritative approaches to recent sc…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Fantasy Literature

    The Cambridge Companion to Fantasy Literature

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521728737

    Fantasy is a creation of the Enlightenment, and the recognition that excitement and wonder can be found in imagining impossible things. From the ghost stories of the Gothic to the zombies and vampires of twenty-first-century popular literature, from…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Fantasy Literature

    The Cambridge Companion to Fantasy Literature

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521429597

    Fantasy is a creation of the Enlightenment, and the recognition that excitement and wonder can be found in imagining impossible things. From the ghost stories of the Gothic to the zombies and vampires of twenty-first-century popular literature, from…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Ted Hughes

    The Cambridge Companion to Ted Hughes

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521145763

    Ted Hughes is unquestionably one of the major twentieth-century English poets. Radical and challenging, each new title produced something of a shock to British literary culture. Only now is the breadth of his literary range and cultural influence be…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Ted Hughes

    The Cambridge Companion to Ted Hughes

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521197526

    Ted Hughes is unquestionably one of the major twentieth-century English poets. Radical and challenging, each new title produced something of a shock to British literary culture. Only now is the breadth of his literary range and cultural influence be…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Utopian Literature

    The Cambridge Companion to Utopian Literature

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521714143

    Since the publication of Thomas More's genre-defining work Utopia in 1516, the field of utopian literature has evolved into an ever-expanding domain. This Companion presents an extensive historical survey of the development of utopianism, from the p…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Utopian Literature

    The Cambridge Companion to Utopian Literature

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521886659

    Since the publication of Thomas More's genre-defining work Utopia in 1516, the field of utopian literature has evolved into an ever-expanding domain. This Companion presents an extensive historical survey of the development of utopianism, from the p…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Dante

    The Cambridge Companion to Dante

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521605816

    This 2007 second edition of The Cambridge Companion to Dante is designed to provide an accessible introduction to Dante for students, teachers and general readers. The volume was fully updated and includes three new essays on Dante's works. The sugg…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Dante

    The Cambridge Companion to Dante

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521844307

    This 2007 second edition of The Cambridge Companion to Dante is designed to provide an accessible introduction to Dante for students, teachers and general readers. The volume was fully updated and includes three new essays on Dante's works. The sugg…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Homer

    The Cambridge Companion to Homer

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521012461

    The Cambridge Companion to Homer is a guide to the essential aspects of Homeric criticism and scholarship, including the reception of the poems in ancient and modern times. Written by an international team of scholars, it is intended to be the first…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Homer

    The Cambridge Companion to Homer

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521813020

    The Cambridge Companion to Homer is a guide to the essential aspects of Homeric criticism and scholarship, including the reception of the poems in ancient and modern times. Written by an international team of scholars, it is intended to be the first…

  • The Cambridge Companion to the History of the Book

    The Cambridge Companion to the History of the Book

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107625099

    Throughout human history, the world's knowledge and fruits of the creative imagination have been produced, circulated and received through the medium of the material text. This Companion provides a wide-ranging account of the history of the book and…

  • The Cambridge Companion to the History of the Book

    The Cambridge Companion to the History of the Book

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107023734

    Throughout human history, the world's knowledge and fruits of the creative imagination have been produced, circulated and received through the medium of the material text. This Companion provides a wide-ranging account of the history of the book and…

  • The Cambridge Companion to W. H. Auden

    The Cambridge Companion to W. H. Auden

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521536479

    This volume brings together specially commissioned essays by some of the world's leading experts on the life and work of W. H. Auden, one of the major English-speaking poets of the twentieth century. The volume's contributors include a prize-winning…

  • The Cambridge Companion to W. H. Auden

    The Cambridge Companion to W. H. Auden

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521829625

    This volume brings together specially commissioned essays by some of the world's leading experts on the life and work of W. H. Auden, one of the major English-speaking poets of the twentieth century. The volume's contributors include a prize-winning…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Narrative Theory

    The Cambridge Companion to Narrative Theory

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108449724

    Narrative theory is essential to everything from history to lyric poetry, from novels to the latest Hollywood blockbuster. Narrative theory explores how stories work and how we make them work. This Companion is both an introduction and a contributio…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Narrative Theory

    The Cambridge Companion to Narrative Theory

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108428477

    Narrative theory is essential to everything from history to lyric poetry, from novels to the latest Hollywood blockbuster. Narrative theory explores how stories work and how we make them work. This Companion is both an introduction and a contributio…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Thomas Mann

    The Cambridge Companion to Thomas Mann

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521653701

    Key dimensions of Thomas Mann’s writing and life are explored in this collection of specially commissioned essays. In addition to introductory chapters on all the main works of fiction, the essays and diaries, there are four chapters examining…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Thomas Mann

    The Cambridge Companion to Thomas Mann

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521653107

    Key dimensions of Thomas Mann’s writing and life are explored in this collection of specially commissioned essays. In addition to introductory chapters on all the main works of fiction, the essays and diaries, there are four chapters examining…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Robert Frost

    The Cambridge Companion to Robert Frost

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521634946

    This collection of specially-commissioned essays by experts in the field explores key dimensions of Robert Frost’s poetry and life. Frost remains one of the most memorable and beguiling of modern poets. Writing in the tradition of Virgil, Milt…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Robert Frost

    The Cambridge Companion to Robert Frost

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521632485

    This collection of specially-commissioned essays by experts in the field explores key dimensions of Robert Frost’s poetry and life. Frost remains one of the most memorable and beguiling of modern poets. Writing in the tradition of Virgil, Milt…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Walter Benjamin

    The Cambridge Companion to Walter Benjamin

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521797245

    This Companion offers a comprehensive introduction to the thought of the highly influential 20th century critic and theorist Walter Benjamin.

  • The Cambridge Companion to Walter Benjamin

    The Cambridge Companion to Walter Benjamin

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521793292

    This Companion offers a comprehensive introduction to the work and thought of the highly influential twentieth-century critic and theorist Walter Benjamin. The volume provides examinations of the different aspects of Benjamin's work that have had a…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Cicero

    The Cambridge Companion to Cicero

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521729802

    Cicero was one of classical antiquity's most prolific, varied and self-revealing authors. His letters, speeches, treatises and poetry chart a political career marked by personal struggle and failure and the collapse of the republican system of gover…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Cicero

    The Cambridge Companion to Cicero

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521509930

    Cicero was one of classical antiquity's most prolific, varied and self-revealing authors. His letters, speeches, treatises and poetry chart a political career marked by personal struggle and failure and the collapse of the republican system of gover…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction

    The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521016575

    Science fiction is at the intersection of numerous fields. It is a literature which draws on popular culture, and which engages in speculation about science, history, and all types of social relations. This volume brings together essays by scholars…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction

    The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521816267

    Science fiction is at the intersection of numerous fields. It is a literature which draws on popular culture, and which engages in speculation about science, history, and all types of social relations. This volume brings together essays by scholars…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Creative Writing

    The Cambridge Companion to Creative Writing

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521145367

    Creative writing has become a highly professionalised academic discipline, with popular courses and prestigious degree programmes worldwide. This book is a must for all students and teachers of creative writing, indeed for anyone who aspires to be a…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Creative Writing

    The Cambridge Companion to Creative Writing

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521768498

    Creative writing has become a highly professionalised academic discipline, with popular courses and prestigious degree programmes worldwide. This book is a must for all students and teachers of creative writing, indeed for anyone who aspires to be a…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Elizabeth Bishop

    The Cambridge Companion to Elizabeth Bishop

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107672543

    Elizabeth Bishop is increasingly recognized as one of the twentieth century's most important and original poets. Initially celebrated for the minute detail of her descriptions, what John Ashbery memorably called her 'thinginess', Bishop's reputation…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Elizabeth Bishop

    The Cambridge Companion to Elizabeth Bishop

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107029408

    Elizabeth Bishop is increasingly recognized as one of the twentieth century's most important and original poets. Initially celebrated for the minute detail of her descriptions, what John Ashbery memorably called her 'thinginess', Bishop's reputation…

  • The New Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville

    The New Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107687912

    The New Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville provides timely, critical essays on Melville's classic works. The essays have been specially commissioned for this volume and provide a complete overview of Melville's career. Melville's major novels ar…

  • The New Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville

    The New Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107023130

    The New Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville provides timely, critical essays on Melville's classic works. The essays have been specially commissioned for this volume and provide a complete overview of Melville's career. Melville's major novels ar…

  • The Cambridge Companion to the African American Novel

    The Cambridge Companion to the African American Novel

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521815741

    The Cambridge Companion to the African American Novel presents new essays covering the one hundred and fifty year history of the African American novel. Experts in the field from the US and Europe address some of the major issues in the genre: passi…

  • The Cambridge Companion to the African American Novel

    The Cambridge Companion to the African American Novel

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521016377

    The Cambridge Companion to the African American Novel presents new essays covering the one hundred and fifty year history of the African American novel. Experts in the field from the US and Europe address some of the major issues in the genre: passi…

  • The Cambridge Companion to American Fiction after 1945

    The Cambridge Companion to American Fiction after 1945

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521196314

    Each generation revises literary history and this is nowhere more evident than in the post-Second World War period. This 2011 Companion offers a comprehensive, authoritative and accessible overview of the diversity of American fiction since the Seco…

  • The Cambridge Companion to American Fiction after 1945

    The Cambridge Companion to American Fiction after 1945

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521123471

    Each generation revises literary history and this is nowhere more evident than in the post-Second World War period. This 2011 Companion offers a comprehensive, authoritative and accessible overview of the diversity of American fiction since the Seco…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Horace

    The Cambridge Companion to Horace

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521830027

    Horace is a central author in Latin literature. His work spans a wide range of genres, from iambus to satire, and odes to literary epistle, and he is just as much at home writing about love and wine as he is about philosophy and literary criticism.…

  • The Cambridge Companion to H. D.

    The Cambridge Companion to H. D.

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521769082

    H. D. (Hilda Doolittle) was one of the central figures in literary modernism in the 1910s. She collaborated with Ezra Pound and others and played an important role in the early development of modernist poetry. This Cambridge Companion is a critical…

  • The Cambridge Companion to H. D.

    The Cambridge Companion to H. D.

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521187558

    H. D. (Hilda Doolittle) was one of the central figures in literary modernism in the 1910s. She collaborated with Ezra Pound and others and played an important role in the early development of modernist poetry. This Cambridge Companion is a critical…

  • The Cambridge Companion to the Fin de Siecle

    The Cambridge Companion to the Fin de Siecle

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521850636

    Situated between the Victorians and Modernism, the fin de siecle is an exciting and rewarding period to study. In the literature and art of the 1890s, the processes of literary and cultural change can be seen in action. In this, more than any previo…

  • The Cambridge Companion to the Fin de Siecle

    The Cambridge Companion to the Fin de Siecle

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521615617

    Situated between the Victorians and Modernism, the fin de siecle is an exciting and rewarding period to study. In the literature and art of the 1890s, the processes of literary and cultural change can be seen in action. In this, more than any previo…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Zola

    The Cambridge Companion to Zola

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521543767

    Emile Zola is a towering literary figure of the nineteenth century. His main literary achievement was his twenty-volume novel cycle, Les Rougon-Macquart (1870-93). In this series he combines a novelist's skills with those of the investigative journa…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Zola

    The Cambridge Companion to Zola

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521835947

    Emile Zola is a towering literary figure of the nineteenth century. His main literary achievement was his twenty-volume novel cycle, Les Rougon-Macquart (1870-93). In this series he combines a novelist's skills with those of the investigative journa…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare and Contemporary Dramatists

    The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare and Contemporary Dramatists

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521767545

    While Shakespeare's popularity has continued to grow, so has the attention paid to the work of his contemporaries. The contributors to this Companion introduce the distinctive drama of these playwrights, from the court comedies of John Lyly to the w…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare and Contemporary Dramatists

    The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare and Contemporary Dramatists

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521128742

    While Shakespeare's popularity has continued to grow, so has the attention paid to the work of his contemporaries. The contributors to this Companion introduce the distinctive drama of these playwrights, from the court comedies of John Lyly to the w…

  • The Cambridge Companion to the African Novel

    The Cambridge Companion to the African Novel
    av F. Abiola Irele

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521671682

    Africa's strong tradition of storytelling has long been an expression of an oral narrative culture. African writers such as Amos Tutuola, Naguib Mahfouz, Wole Soyinka and J. M. Coetzee have adapted these older forms to develop and enhance the genre…

  • The Cambridge Companion to the African Novel

    The Cambridge Companion to the African Novel
    av F. Abiola Irele

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521855600

    Africa's strong tradition of storytelling has long been an expression of an oral narrative culture. African writers such as Amos Tutuola, Naguib Mahfouz, Wole Soyinka and J. M. Coetzee have adapted these older forms to develop and enhance the genre…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's Poetry

    The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's Poetry

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521608640

    This Companion provides a full introduction to the poetry of William Shakespeare through discussion of his freestanding narrative poems, the Sonnets, and his plays. Fourteen leading international scholars provide accessible and authoritative chapter…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's Poetry

    The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's Poetry

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521846271

    This Companion provides a full introduction to the poetry of William Shakespeare through discussion of his freestanding narrative poems, the Sonnets, and his plays. Fourteen leading international scholars provide accessible and authoritative chapter…

  • The Cambridge Companion to American Poets

    The Cambridge Companion to American Poets

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107123823

    The Cambridge Companion to American Poets brings together thirty-one essays on some fifty-four American poets, spanning nearly 400 years, from Anne Bradstreet to contemporary performance poetry. This book also examines such movements in American poe…

  • The Cambridge Companion to American Poets

    The Cambridge Companion to American Poets

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107560789

    The Cambridge Companion to American Poets brings together thirty-one essays on some fifty-four American poets, spanning nearly 400 years, from Anne Bradstreet to contemporary performance poetry. This book also examines such movements in American poe…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Mario Vargas Llosa

    The Cambridge Companion to Mario Vargas Llosa

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521682855

    One of the major novelists in world literature over the last five decades, Mario Vargas Llosa (b. 1936) is also one of Latin America's most engaging public intellectuals, a critic of art and culture, and a playwright of distinction. This Companion's…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Mario Vargas Llosa

    The Cambridge Companion to Mario Vargas Llosa

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521864244

    One of the major novelists in world literature over the last five decades, Mario Vargas Llosa (b. 1936) is also one of Latin America's most engaging public intellectuals, a critic of art and culture, and a playwright of distinction. This Companion's…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's History Plays

    The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's History Plays

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521772778

    Shakespeare’s history plays have been performed more in recent years than ever before, in Britain, North America, and in Europe. This volume provides an accessible, wide-ranging and informed introduction to Shakespeare’s history and Roma…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's History Plays

    The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's History Plays

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521775397

    Shakespeare’s history plays have been performed more in recent years than ever before, in Britain, North America, and in Europe. This volume provides an accessible, wide-ranging and informed introduction to Shakespeare’s history and Roma…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Kate Chopin

    The Cambridge Companion to Kate Chopin

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521709828

    Although she enjoyed only modest success during her lifetime, Kate Chopin is now recognised as a unique voice in American literature. Her seminal novel, The Awakening, published in 1899, explored new and startling territory, and stunned readers with…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Kate Chopin

    The Cambridge Companion to Kate Chopin

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521883443

    Although she enjoyed only modest success during her lifetime, Kate Chopin is now recognised as a unique voice in American literature. Her seminal novel, The Awakening, published in 1899, explored new and startling territory, and stunned readers with…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Literature and Science

    The Cambridge Companion to Literature and Science

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107079724

    In 1959, C. P. Snow lamented the presence of what he called the 'two cultures': the apparently unbridgeable chasm of understanding and knowledge between modern literature and modern science. In recent decades, scholars have worked diligently and oft…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Literature and Science

    The Cambridge Companion to Literature and Science

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107439030

    In 1959, C. P. Snow lamented the presence of what he called the 'two cultures': the apparently unbridgeable chasm of understanding and knowledge between modern literature and modern science. In recent decades, scholars have worked diligently and oft…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Richard Wright

    The Cambridge Companion to Richard Wright

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108475174

    Hailed as 'the father of black literature in the twentieth century', Richard Wright was an iconoclast, an intellectual of towering stature, whose multidisciplinary erudition rivals only that of W. E. B. Du Bois. This collection captures Wright's imm…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Richard Wright

    The Cambridge Companion to Richard Wright

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108469234

    Hailed as 'the father of black literature in the twentieth century', Richard Wright was an iconoclast, an intellectual of towering stature, whose multidisciplinary erudition rivals only that of W. E. B. Du Bois. This collection captures Wright's imm…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Eugene O'Neill

    The Cambridge Companion to Eugene O'Neill

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521553896

    This is a volume of specially commissioned essays containing studies of Eugene O'Neill's life, his intellectual and creative forebears, and his relation to the theatrical world of his creative period, 1916-42. Also included are descriptions of the O…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Eugene O'Neill

    The Cambridge Companion to Eugene O'Neill

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521556453

    This is a volume of specially commissioned essays containing studies of Eugene O’Neill’s life, his intellectual and creative forebears, and his relation to the theatrical world of his creative period, 1916–42. Also included are des…

  • The Cambridge Introduction to Postmodern Fiction

    The Cambridge Introduction to Postmodern Fiction
    av Bran Nicol

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521861571

    Postmodern fiction presents a challenge to the reader: instead of enjoying it passively, the reader has to work to understand its meanings, to think about what fiction is, and to question their own responses. Yet this very challenge makes postmodern…

  • The Cambridge Companion to American Crime Fiction

    The Cambridge Companion to American Crime Fiction

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521136068

    From the execution sermons of the Colonial era to television programs like The Wire and The Sopranos, crime writing has played an important role in American culture. Its ability to register fear, desire and anxiety has made it a popular genre with a…

  • The Cambridge Companion to American Crime Fiction

    The Cambridge Companion to American Crime Fiction

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521199377

    From the execution sermons of the Colonial era to television programs like The Wire and The Sopranos, crime writing has played an important role in American culture. Its ability to register fear, desire and anxiety has made it a popular genre with a…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Fairy Tales

    The Cambridge Companion to Fairy Tales

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107031012

    Fairy tales have never known geographical, disciplinary or cultural borders. In many ways, they provide a model for thinking about storytelling on a transnational level long before comparative literature began transforming itself into world literatu…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Fairy Tales

    The Cambridge Companion to Fairy Tales

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107634879

    Fairy tales have never known geographical, disciplinary or cultural borders. In many ways, they provide a model for thinking about storytelling on a transnational level long before comparative literature began transforming itself into world literatu…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Alexander Pope

    The Cambridge Companion to Alexander Pope

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521549448

    Alexander Pope was the greatest poet of his age and the dominant influence on eighteenth-century British poetry. His large oeuvre, written over a thirty-year period, encompasses satires, odes and political verse and reflects the sexual, moral and cu…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Alexander Pope

    The Cambridge Companion to Alexander Pope

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521840132

    Alexander Pope was the greatest poet of his age and the dominant influence on eighteenth-century British poetry. His large oeuvre, written over a thirty-year period, encompasses satires, odes and political verse and reflects the sexual, moral and cu…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Medieval Romance

    The Cambridge Companion to Medieval Romance

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521556873

    This Companion presents fifteen original and engaging essays by leading scholars on one of the most influential genres of Western literature. Chapters describe the origins of early verse romance in twelfth-century French and Anglo-Norman courts and…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Medieval Romance

    The Cambridge Companion to Medieval Romance

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521553421

    This Companion presents fifteen original and engaging essays by leading scholars on one of the most influential genres of Western literature. Chapters describe the origins of early verse romance in twelfth-century French and Anglo-Norman courts and…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Ulysses

    The Cambridge Companion to Ulysses

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107073906

    Few books in the English language seem to demand a companion more insistently than James Joyce's Ulysses, a work that at once entices and terrifies readers with its interwoven promises of pleasure, scandal, difficulty and mastery. This volume offers…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Ulysses

    The Cambridge Companion to Ulysses

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107423909

    Few books in the English language seem to demand a companion more insistently than James Joyce's Ulysses, a work that at once entices and terrifies readers with its interwoven promises of pleasure, scandal, difficulty and mastery. This volume offers…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Postmodernism

    The Cambridge Companion to Postmodernism

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521648400

    The Cambridge Companion to Postmodernism offers a comprehensive introduction to postmodernism. The Companion examines the different aspects of postmodernist thought and culture that have had a significant impact on contemporary cultural production a…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Postmodernism

    The Cambridge Companion to Postmodernism

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521640527

    The Cambridge Companion to Postmodernism offers a comprehensive introduction to postmodernism. The Companion examines the different aspects of postmodernist thought and culture that have had a significant impact on contemporary cultural production a…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Bede

    The Cambridge Companion to Bede

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521730730

    As the major writer and thinker of the Anglo-Saxon period, the Venerable Bede is a key figure in the study of the literature and thought of this time. This Companion, written by an international team of specialists, is a key introductory guide to Be…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Bede

    The Cambridge Companion to Bede

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521514958

    As the major writer and thinker of the Anglo-Saxon period, the Venerable Bede is a key figure in the study of the literature and thought of this time. This Companion, written by an international team of specialists, is a key introductory guide to Be…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's First Folio

    The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's First Folio

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107491687

    Shakespeare's First Folio, published in 1623, is one of the world's most studied books, prompting speculation about everything from proof-reading practices in the early modern publishing industry to the 'true' authorship of Shakespeare's plays. Argu…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's First Folio

    The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's First Folio

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107098787

    Shakespeare's First Folio, published in 1623, is one of the world's most studied books, prompting speculation about everything from proof-reading practices in the early modern publishing industry to the 'true' authorship of Shakespeare's plays. Argu…

  • The Cambridge Companion to American Literature of the 1930s

    The Cambridge Companion to American Literature of the 1930s

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108429184

    This Companion offers a compelling survey of American literature in the 1930s. These thirteen new essays by accomplished scholars in the field provide re-examinations of crucial trends in the decade: the rise of the proletarian novel; the intersecti…

  • The Cambridge Companion to American Literature of the 1930s

    The Cambridge Companion to American Literature of the 1930s

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108453226

    This Companion offers a compelling survey of American literature in the 1930s. These thirteen new essays by accomplished scholars in the field provide re-examinations of crucial trends in the decade: the rise of the proletarian novel; the intersecti…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Toni Morrison

    The Cambridge Companion to Toni Morrison

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521678322

    Nobel laureate Toni Morrison is one of the most widely studied of contemporary American authors. Her novels, particularly Beloved, have had a dramatic impact on the American canon and attracted considerable critical commentary. This 2007 Companion i…

  • The Cambridge Companion to Toni Morrison

    The Cambridge Companion to Toni Morrison

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521861113

    Nobel laureate Toni Morrison is one of the most widely studied of contemporary American authors. Her novels, particularly Beloved, have had a dramatic impact on the American canon and attracted considerable critical commentary. This 2007 Companion i…