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  • Representing the National Landscape in Irish Romanticism

    Representing the National Landscape in Irish Romanticism
    av Julia M. Wright

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815633532

    Ireland is a country which has come to be defined in part by an ideology which conflates nationalism with the land. From the Irish Revival’s celebration of the Irish peasant farmer as the ideal Irishman to the fierce history of land claim batt…

  • Finnegans Wake

    Finnegans Wake
    av John Gordon

    Häftad - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815623960

    This is the only full-length study of Finnegans Wake to outline and catalog the immense amount of naturalistic detail from which Joyce built the book.The opening chapters describe the physical setting, time, and main characters out of which the book…

  • Compassionate Stranger

    Compassionate Stranger
    av Maureen O'Rourke Murphy

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815610441

    The first biography of Asenath Nicholson, Compassionate Stranger recovers the largely forgotten history of an extraordinary woman. Trained as a schoolteacher,Nicholson was involved in the abolitionist, temperance, and diet reforms of the day before…

  • Fine Meshwork

    Fine Meshwork
    av Dan O'Brien

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815636397

    In a 1984 interview with longtime friend Edna O’Brien, Philip Roth describes her writing as ""a piece of fine meshwork, a net of perfectly observed sensuous details that enables you to contain all the longing and pain and remorse that surge th…

  • Fine Meshwork

    Fine Meshwork
    av Dan O'Brien

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815636212

    In a 1984 interview with longtime friend Edna O’Brien, Philip Roth describes her writing as ""a piece of fine meshwork, a net of perfectly observed sensuous details that enables you to contain all the longing and pain and remorse that surge th…

  • Avant-Garde Nationalism at the Dublin Gate Theatre, 1928-1940

    Avant-Garde Nationalism at the Dublin Gate Theatre, 1928-1940
    av Ruud van den Beuken

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815636434

    In 1928, Hilton Edwards and Micheál mac Liammóir founded the Dublin Gate Theatre, which quickly became renowned for producing stylistically and dramaturgically innovative plays in a uniquely avant-garde setting. While the Gate’s lasting import…

  • Avant-Garde Nationalism at the Dublin Gate Theatre, 1928-1940

    Avant-Garde Nationalism at the Dublin Gate Theatre, 1928-1940
    av Ruud van den Beuken

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815636250

    In 1928, Hilton Edwards and Micheál mac Liammóir founded the Dublin Gate Theatre, which quickly became renowned for producing stylistically and dramaturgically innovative plays in a uniquely avant-garde setting. While the Gate’s lasting import…

  • Two Irelands

    Two Irelands
    av Rebecca Pelan

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815630593

    In this compelling work, Rebecca Pelan analyzes religion, region, class, and national and ethnic identity as crucial contexts in shaping feminist consciousness in the two Irelands, and compares the divergence of feminist perspectives to be found Nor…

  • Irish Women Writers Speak Out

    Irish Women Writers Speak Out
    av Caitriona Moloney

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815630258

    This work brings together in one volume the diverse and articulate voices of 17 Irish women writers from a variety of backgrounds and geographic locations. It examines the complicated maps of experience that these women's public, private, and litera…

  • Irish Women Writers Speak Out

    Irish Women Writers Speak Out
    av Caitriona Moloney

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815629719

    This work brings together in one volume the diverse and articulate voices of 17 Irish women writers from a variety of backgrounds and geographic locations. It examines the complicated maps of experience that these women's public, private, and litera…

  • Joyce and Reality

    Joyce and Reality
    av John Gordon

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815630197

    Joyce was a realist, but his reality was not ours, writes John Gordon in his new book. Here, he maintains that the shifting styles and techniques of Joyce's works is a function of two interacting realities - the external reality of a particular time…

  • Crossing Highbridge

    Crossing Highbridge
    av Maureen Waters

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815606826

    An evocotive tale of coming to womanhood in the disorienting 1960s-a girl in the world of nuns and the Holy Ghost-but on a deeper level, this is a story of a woman who has suffered unimaglnable loss and attempts to make sense of that loss by re-imag…

  • Crossing Highbridge

    Crossing Highbridge
    av Maureen Waters

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815606932

    Maureen Waters began writing about the Bronx in the spirit of dinnseachas, Irish place lore, as a means of recuperating from the accidental death of her son, whose story frames her own. Finding her way through the disorienting 1960s, after a girlhoo…

  • Standish O'Grady's Cuculain

    Standish O'Grady's Cuculain

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815634911

    Between 1878 and 1881, Standish O’Grady published a three-volume History of Ireland that simultaneously recounted the heroic ancient past of the Irish people and helped to usher in a new era of cultural revival and political upheaval. At the h…

  • Standish O'Grady's Cuculain

    Standish O'Grady's Cuculain

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815634775

    Between 1878 and 1881, Standish O’Grady published a three-volume History of Ireland that simultaneously recounted the heroic ancient past of the Irish people and helped to usher in a new era of cultural revival and political upheaval. At the h…

  • Flann O'Brien, Bakhtin, and Menippean Satire

    Flann O'Brien, Bakhtin, and Menippean Satire
    av M. Keith Booker

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815626657

    This work applies Mikhail Bakhtin's theory of literary discourse and the concept of ""carnivalisation"" to the work of Flann O'Brien. The author emphasises the political and social implications of the writings, arguing that O'Brien maintained a refl…

  • Twentieth-Century Irish Drama

    Twentieth-Century Irish Drama
    av Christopher Murray

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815606437

    This work provides an overview of Irish theatre, read in the light of Ireland's self-definition. Mediating between history and its relations with politics and art, it attempts to do justice to the enabling and mirroring preoccupations of Irish drama.

  • Yeats and Artistic Power

    Yeats and Artistic Power
    av Phillip L Marcus

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815629160

    The first book to consider William Butler Yeats's aesthetic of artistic power, demonstrating the centrality in his work-from his earliest essay to the great poems and plays of his lost years- of the concept that art shapes life. Drawing on the Irish…

  • Seamus Heaney as Aesthetic Thinker

    Seamus Heaney as Aesthetic Thinker
    av Eugene O'Brien

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815634607

    Seamus Heaney's unexpected death in August 2013 brought to completion his body of work, and scholars are only now coming to understand the full scale and importance of this extraordinary career. The Nobel Prize-winning poet, translator, and playwrig…

  • Seamus Heaney as Aesthetic Thinker

    Seamus Heaney as Aesthetic Thinker
    av Eugene O'Brien

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815634485

    Seamus Heaney's unexpected death in August 2013 brought to completion his body of work, and scholars are only now coming to understand the full scale and importance of this extraordinary career. The Nobel Prize-winning poet, translator, and playwrig…

  • Ireland's National Theaters

    Ireland's National Theaters
    av Mary Trotter

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815628880

    An exploration of theatre groups in turn-of-the-century Ireland and how they shaped the nation's civic, political, and cultural fortunes. This title seeks to shed new light on to the history of the Abbey Theatre and also examine the diverse groups,…

  • Ireland's National Theaters

    Ireland's National Theaters
    av Mary Trotter

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815628897

    An exploration of theatre groups in turn-of-the-century Ireland and how they shaped the nation's civic, political, and cultural fortunes. This title seeks to shed new light on to the history of the Abbey Theatre and also examine the diverse groups,…

  • Poetry, Politics, and the Law in Modern Ireland

    Poetry, Politics, and the Law in Modern Ireland

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815637660

    Poetry, Politics, and the Law in Modern Ireland is a richly detailed exploration of how modern Irish poetry has been shaped by, and responded to, the laws, judgments, and constitutions of both of the island’s jurisdictions. Focusing on poets&#…

  • Poetry, Politics, and the Law in Modern Ireland

    Poetry, Politics, and the Law in Modern Ireland

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815637615

    Poetry, Politics, and the Law in Modern Ireland is a richly detailed exploration of how modern Irish poetry has been shaped by, and responded to, the laws, judgments, and constitutions of both of the island’s jurisdictions. Focusing on poets&#…

  • New Plays from the Abbey Theatre

    New Plays from the Abbey Theatre

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815629283

    The selected plays show the extraordinary variety of Irish drama today as well as the brilliance of Irish playwrights, both seasoned veterans and those beginning to build reputations on the stages of the world's premier national theatre, The Abbey.…

  • New Plays from the Abbey Theatre

    New Plays from the Abbey Theatre

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815607236

    The selected plays show the extraordinary variety of Irish drama today as well as the brilliance of Irish playwrights, both seasoned veterans and those beginning to build reputations on the stages of the world's premier national theatre, The Abbey.…

  • Writing Lough Derg

    Writing Lough Derg
    av Peg O'Brien

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815630739

    The overarching purpose of this volume is to show how a discrete tradition of writing about Lough Derg helped contemporary Irish poets rescue, metaphysical inquiry from the grip of nationalism. Linked with the supernatural from pagan times, Lough De…

  • Writing Lough Derg

    Writing Lough Derg
    av Peg O'Brien

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815630982

    The overarching purpose of this volume is to show how a discrete tradition of writing about Lough Derg helped contemporary Irish poets rescue, metaphysical inquiry from the grip of nationalism. Linked with the supernatural from pagan times, Lough De…

  • Frank O'Connor Reader

    Frank O'Connor Reader
    av Steinman

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815626145

    Frank O'Connor (1903-1966) is known primarily for his short stories, and fine ones they are. There are seventeen of them in this Reader, and the best of them, in the words of Richard Ellmann "stir those facial muscles which, we are told, are the sa…

  • Frank O'Connor Reader

    Frank O'Connor Reader
    av Steinman

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815602781

    Frank O'Connor (1903-1966) is known primarily for his short stories, and fine ones they are. There are seventeen of them in this Reader, and the best of them, in the words of Richard Ellmann "stir those facial muscles which, we are told, are the sa…

  • Old Days, Old Ways

    Old Days, Old Ways
    av SHARKEY

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815602187

  • Catholic Emancipations

    Catholic Emancipations
    av Emer Nolan

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815631200

    Tracing the history of the Catholic-authored novel in nineteenth-century Ireland, Emer Nolan offers a unique tour of Ireland's literary landscape from its early origins during the Catholic political resurgence of the 1820s to the transformative zeni…

  • Catholic Emancipations

    Catholic Emancipations
    av Emer Nolan

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815631750

    Tracing the history of the Catholic-authored novel in nineteenth-century Ireland, Emer Nolan offers a unique tour of Ireland's literary landscape from its early origins during the Catholic political resurgence of the 1820s to the transformative zeni…

  • Reading Roddy Doyle

    Reading Roddy Doyle
    av Caramine White

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815628873

    In this anaysis of Roddy Doyle's first five novels, Caramine White argues that while Doyle is undoubtedly one of the most popular contemporary novelists, he also needs to be seen as a serious and gifted writer. She offers an overview of Doyle's work…

  • Reading Roddy Doyle

    Reading Roddy Doyle
    av Caramine White

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815606864

    In this anaysis of Roddy Doyle's first five novels, Caramine White argues that while Doyle is undoubtedly one of the most popular contemporary novelists, he also needs to be seen as a serious snd gifted writer. She offers an overview of Doyle's work…

  • Relocated Memories

    Relocated Memories
    av Marguerite Corporaal

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815634980

    The Great Famine radically transformed Ireland; nearly one million people of the rural countryside died, and the eviction of farmers led to massive emigration. The Famine encouraged anti-English, nationalist sentiments, and this trauma is seen as pi…

  • Relocated Memories

    Relocated Memories
    av Marguerite Corporaal

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815635130

    The Great Famine radically transformed Ireland; nearly one million people of the rural countryside died, and the eviction of farmers led to massive emigration. The Famine encouraged anti-English, nationalist sentiments, and this trauma is seen as pi…

  • Party Pieces

    Party Pieces
    av Alan Friedman

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815631484

    Irishness has often meant self-dramatization because Ireland is commonly represented as a nation of storytellers, musicians, and virtuoso performers. Like many of their characters, Joyce and Beckett were superb musicians, creators of performance, an…

  • Party Pieces

    Party Pieces
    av Alan Friedman

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815631231

    Irishness has often meant self-dramatization because Ireland is commonly represented as a nation of storytellers, musicians, and virtuoso performers. Like many of their characters, Joyce and Beckett were superb musicians, creators of performance, an…

  • Irish Questions and Jewish Questions

    Irish Questions and Jewish Questions

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815635611

    The Irish and the Jews are two of the classic outliers of modern Europe. Both struggled with their lack of formal political sovereignty in the nineteenth-century. Simultaneously European and not European, both endured a bifurcated status, perceived…

  • Irish Questions and Jewish Questions

    Irish Questions and Jewish Questions

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815635796

    The Irish and the Jews are two of the classic outliers of modern Europe. Both struggled with their lack of formal political sovereignty in the nineteenth-century. Simultaneously European and not European, both endured a bifurcated status, perceived…

  • Collaborative Dubliners

    Collaborative Dubliners
    av Vicki Mahaffey

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815632702

    Enigmatic, vivid, and terse, James Joyce’s Dubliners continues both to puzzle and to compel its readers. This collection of essays by thirty contributors from seven countries presents a revolutionary view of Joyce’s technique and draws o…

  • Collaborative Dubliners

    Collaborative Dubliners
    av Vicki Mahaffey

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815632696

    Enigmatic, vivid, and terse, James Joyce’s Dubliners continues both to puzzle and to compel its readers. This collection of essays by thirty contributors from seven countries presents a revolutionary view of Joyce’s technique and draws o…

  • Memory Ireland

    Memory Ireland

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815633525

    In the fourth and final volume of the Memory Ireland series, Frawley and O’Callaghan explore the manifestations and values of cultural memory in Joyce’s Ireland, both real and imagined. An exemplary author to consider in relation to ques…

  • Political Acts

    Political Acts
    av Fiona Coffey

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815634904

    Since the establishment of the Northern Irish state in 1921, theatre has often captured and reflected the political, social, and cultural changes that the North has experienced. From the mid–twentieth century, theatre has played a particularly…

  • Political Acts

    Political Acts
    av Fiona Coffey

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815634751

    Since the establishment of the Northern Irish state in 1921, theatre has often captured and reflected the political, social, and cultural changes that the North has experienced. From the mid–twentieth century, theatre has played a particularly…

  • The Anti-Modernism of Joyce's a Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

    The Anti-Modernism of Joyce's a Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
    av Weldon Thornton

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815626138

    In this study of Joyce's ""Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man"", the author considers the important psychological and cultural issues arising in the novel. He argues that although ""Portrait"" may be a classic text of literary modernism, it is a…

  • The Rebels and Other Short Fiction

    The Rebels and Other Short Fiction
    av Richard Power

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815635680

    An accomplished novelist, short story writer, and playwright, Richard Power (1928–1970) was most well–known for his 1969 novel The Hungry Grass. While many of his stories were published in the leading literary journals of the day, his pr…

  • The Rebels and Other Short Fiction

    The Rebels and Other Short Fiction
    av Richard Power

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815635864

    An accomplished novelist, short story writer, and playwright, Richard Power (1928–1970) was most well–known for his 1969 novel The Hungry Grass. While many of his stories were published in the leading literary journals of the day, his pr…

  • The Rogue Narrative and Irish Fiction, 1660-1790

    The Rogue Narrative and Irish Fiction, 1660-1790
    av Joe Lines

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815637141

    With characteristic lawlessness and connection to the common man, the figure of the rogue commanded the world of Irish fiction from 1660 to 1790. During this period of development for the Irish novel, this archetypal figure appears over and over aga…

  • The Rogue Narrative and Irish Fiction, 1660-1790

    The Rogue Narrative and Irish Fiction, 1660-1790
    av Joe Lines

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815637059

    With characteristic lawlessness and connection to the common man, the figure of the rogue commanded the world of Irish fiction from 1660 to 1790. During this period of development for the Irish novel, this archetypal figure appears over and over aga…

  • The Anglo-Irish Novel and the Big House

    The Anglo-Irish Novel and the Big House
    av Vera Kreilkamp

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815627524

    This volume is a comprehensive study of the ascendancy novel from Maria Edgeworth's ""Castle Rackrent"" (1800) through contemporary reinventions of the form. Kreilkamp argues that Irish fiction needs to be rescued from the critical assumptions under…

  • Textures of Irish America

    Textures of Irish America
    av Lawrence J. McCaffrey

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815602675

    The "textures" of the Irish-American experience have been manifold, greatly influencing this country's economic, social, and cultural development over the past two centuries. Unlike that of many other European immigrants, the Irish journey to Americ…

  • Textures of Irish America

    Textures of Irish America
    av Lawrence J. McCaffrey

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815605218

    The author documents his thesis that American urban history begins with the arrival of large numbers of Irish Catholic immigrants in the 1820s. He argues that Irish Americans' material success, which took them as a group from the ghetto to middle-cl…

  • Irish Experience In NY City

    Irish Experience In NY City

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815681212

    A research guide to non-archival source material that documents three centuries of the history of the Irish in New York City. It includes unpublished materials such as Master's theses and doctoral dissertations, as well as published articles, chapte…

  • Fictions of the Irish Literary Revival

    Fictions of the Irish Literary Revival
    av John Wilson Foster

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815625889

    This is a critical survey of the fiction and non-fiction written in Ireland during the key years between 1880 and 1920, or what has become known as the Irish Literary Renaissance. The book considers both the prose and the social and cultural forces…

  • Fictions of the Irish Literary Revival

    Fictions of the Irish Literary Revival
    av John Wilson Foster

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815623748

    This is a critical survey of the fiction and non-fiction written in Ireland during the key years between 1880 and 1920, or what has become known as the Irish Literary Renaissance. The book considers both the prose and the social and cultural forces…

  • Respectability and Reform

    Respectability and Reform
    av Tara M. McCarthy

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815635888

    In the late nineteenth century, an era in which women were expanding the influence outside the home, Irish American women carved out unique opportunities to serve the needs of their communities. For many women, this began with a commitment to Irish…

  • Respectability and Reform

    Respectability and Reform
    av Tara M. McCarthy

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815635703

    In the late nineteenth century, an era in which women were expanding the influence outside the home, Irish American women carved out unique opportunities to serve the needs of their communities. For many women, this began with a commitment to Irish…

  • Double Visions

    Double Visions
    av James M Cahalan

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815628040

    In this text, the author examines gender issues in the writing and in the lives of a dozen notable authors and their fictional characters in Ireland, from the late 19th century to the end of the 20th. With the exception of James Joyce, the question…

  • Frank O'Connor at Work

    Frank O'Connor at Work
    av Michael Steinman

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815624745

  • Women, Press, and Politics During the Irish Revival

    Women, Press, and Politics During the Irish Revival
    av Karen Steele

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815631170

    Women, Press, and Politics explores the literary and historical significance of women's writing for the most influential body of nationalist journalism during the Irish Revival, the advanced nationalist press. This work studies women's writings in t…

  • Women, Press, and Politics During the Irish Revival

    Women, Press, and Politics During the Irish Revival
    av Karen Steele

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815631415

    Women, Press, and Politics explores the literary and historical significance of women's writing for the most influential body of nationalist journalism during the Irish Revival, the advanced nationalist press. This work studies women's writings in t…

  • Kate O'Brien and Spanish Literary Culture

    Kate O'Brien and Spanish Literary Culture
    av Jane Davison

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815635475

    One of the most important Irish novelists of the twentieth century, Kate O’Brien (1897–1974) was also a pioneer of women’s writing. In a career that spanned almost fifty years, nine novels, nine plays, two travelogues, and copious…

  • Kate O'Brien and Spanish Literary Culture

    Kate O'Brien and Spanish Literary Culture
    av Jane Davison

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815635352

    One of the most important Irish novelists of the twentieth century, Kate O’Brien (1897–1974) was also a pioneer of women’s writing. In a career that spanned almost fifty years, nine novels, nine plays, two travelogues, and copious…

  • Trauma and Recovery in the Twenty-First-Century Irish Novel

    Trauma and Recovery in the Twenty-First-Century Irish Novel
    av Kathleen Costello-Sullivan

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815635857

    The desire to engage and confront traumatic subjects was a facet of Irish literature for much of the twentieth century. Yet, just as Irish society has adopted a more direct and open approach to the past, so too have Irish authors evolved in their re…

  • Trauma and Recovery in the Twenty-First-Century Irish Novel

    Trauma and Recovery in the Twenty-First-Century Irish Novel
    av Kathleen Costello-Sullivan

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815635673

    The desire to engage and confront traumatic subjects was a facet of Irish literature for much of the twentieth century. Yet, just as Irish society has adopted a more direct and open approach to the past, so too have Irish authors evolved in their re…

  • All Dressed Up

    All Dressed Up
    av Joan Fitzpatrick Dean

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815635277

    In the early twentieth century, publicly staged productions of significant historical, political, and religious events became increasingly popular—and increasingly grand—in Ireland. These public pageants, a sort of precursor to todayR…

  • All Dressed Up

    All Dressed Up
    av Joan FitzPatrick Dean

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815633747

    In the early twentieth century, publicly staged productions of significant historical, political, and religious events became increasingly popular - and increasingly grand - in Ireland. These public pageants, a sort of precursor to today’s ope…

  • The Last Bohemian

    The Last Bohemian
    av Lance Pettitt

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815637295

    The Last Bohemian offers the first extended, critical evaluation of all of Brian Desmond Hurst's films, reappraising the reputation of a director who was born in 1895 in Belfast and died in Belgravia, London, in 1986. Pettitt skillfully weaves toget…

  • The Last Bohemian

    The Last Bohemian
    av Lance Pettitt

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815637431

    The Last Bohemian offers the first extended, critical evaluation of all of Brian Desmond Hurst's films, reappraising the reputation of a director who was born in 1895 in Belfast and died in Belgravia, London, in 1986. Pettitt skillfully weaves toget…

  • The Parnell Split, 1890-1891

    The Parnell Split, 1890-1891
    av CALLANAN

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815625988

    The crisis and tragedy which followed the naming of Charles Stewart Parnell as correspondent in a divorce decree in 1890 remains one of the most significant events in modern Irish politics. In this powerful reassessment of the split, Frank Callanan…

  • The Parnell Split, 1890-1891

    The Parnell Split, 1890-1891
    av CALLANAN

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815625971

  • A Yeats Dictionary

    A Yeats Dictionary
    av James Berenson

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815627708

    For William Butler Yeats, ""poetic license"" sometimes meant misquoting writers or misspelling Irish words. This reference guide illuminates the poetry of the Irish writer. ""A Yeats Dictionary: Names of the Persons and Places in the Poetry of W.B.…

  • The Snake's Pass

    The Snake's Pass
    av Bram Stoker

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815634140

    In 1890, The Snake’s Pass was published in serialized form in the periodical The People. It is the story of Arthur Severn, an Englishman who has inherited wealth and a title through an aunt who took him under her wing to the exclusion of close…

  • The Snake's Pass

    The Snake's Pass
    av Bram Stoker

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815634249

    In 1890, The Snake’s Pass was published in serialized form in the periodical The People. It is the story of Arthur Severn, an Englishman who has inherited wealth and a title through an aunt who took him under her wing to the exclusion of close…

  • Guilt Rules All

    Guilt Rules All

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815636830

    Irish crime fiction, long present on international bestseller lists, has been knocking on the door of the academy for a decade. With a wide range of scholars addressing some of the most essential Irish detective writing, Guilt Rules All confirms tha…

  • Guilt Rules All

    Guilt Rules All

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815636731

    Irish crime fiction, long present on international bestseller lists, has been knocking on the door of the academy for a decade. With a wide range of scholars addressing some of the most essential Irish detective writing, Guilt Rules All confirms tha…

  • Fionn mac Cumhail

    Fionn mac Cumhail
    av James MacKillop

    Häftad - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815623533

    The Gaelic hero Fionn mac Cumhaill (often known in English as Finn MacCool) has had a long life. First cited in Old Irish chronicles from the early Christian era, he became the central hero of the Fenian Cycle which flourished in the high Middle Age…

  • Anglo-Irish Autobiography

    Anglo-Irish Autobiography
    av Elizabeth Grubgeld

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815630166

    As a volatile meeting point of personal and public experience, autobiography exists in a mutually influential relationship with the literature history, private writings, and domestic practices of a society. This book illuminates the ways evolving cl…

  • Anglo-Irish Autobiography

    Anglo-Irish Autobiography
    av Elizabeth Grubgeld

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815630418

    As a volatile meeting point of personal and public experience, autobiography exists in a mutually influential relationship with the literature history, private writings, and domestic practices of a society. This book illuminates the ways evolving cl…

  • Reading William Kennedy

    Reading William Kennedy
    av Michael Patrick Gillespie

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815629290

    This text provides an introduction to students and others interested in William Kennedy's work. It provides an analysis of Kennedy's best-known works, a firm base for interpretation, and a better understanding of the cultural world that shapes the c…

  • Reading William Kennedy

    Reading William Kennedy
    av Michael Patrick Gillespie

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815607243

    This text provides an introduction to students and others interested in William Kennedy's work. It provides an analysis of Kennedy's best-known works, a firm base for interpretation, and a better understanding of the cultural world that shapes the c…