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Conrad’s Sensational Heroines
Conrad’s Sensational Heroines
Ellen Burton H...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This volume considers Joseph Conrad’s use of multiple genres, including allusions to sensation fiction, pornography, anthropology, and Darwinian science, to respond to Victorian representations of gender in layered and contradictory representations o...
Conrad's Reading
Conrad's Reading
Helen Chambers
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book aligns concepts and methods from book history with new literary research on a globally studied writer. An innovative three-part approach, combining close reading the evidence of reading, scrutiny of international book distribution circuits,...
Conrad's Secrets
Conrad's Secrets
R. Hampson
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Conrad's Secrets explores a range of knowledges which would have been familiar to Conrad and his original readers. Drawing on research into trade, policing, sexual and financial scandals, changing theories of trauma and contemporary war-crimes, the b...
Constructing Coleridge
Constructing Coleridge
A. Vardy
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:Constructing Coleridge examines Coleridge's penchant for re-invention and carefully demonstrates how the Coleridge family editors followed his lead in constructing his posthumous reputation. Following his death in 1834, the family editors faced immed...
Cosmopolitanism and Transatlantic Circles in Music and Literature
Cosmopolitanism and Transatlantic Circles in Music...
Ryan R. Weber
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:Cosmopolitanism and Transatlantic Circles in Music and Literature traces the transatlantic networks that were constructed between a select group of composers, including Edvard Grieg, Edward MacDowell, and Percy Grainger, and the writers with whom the...
Culinary Aesthetics and Practices in Nineteenth-Century American Literature
Culinary Aesthetics and Practices in Nineteenth-Century...
M. Drews; M. E...
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:Culinary Aesthetics and Practices in Nineteenth-Century American Literature examines the preponderance of food imagery in nineteenth-century literary texts. Contributors to this volume analyze the social, political, and cultural implications of scene...
Cultural Afterlives and Screen Adaptations of Classic Literature
Cultural Afterlives and Screen Adaptations of Classic...
H. Shachar
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Film and television adaptations of classic literature have held a longstanding appeal for audiences, an appeal that this book sets out to examine. With a particular focus on Wuthering Heights , the book examines adaptations made from the 1930s to the...
D. H. Lawrence’s Language of Sacred Experience
D. H. Lawrence’s Language of Sacred Experience
C. Burack
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:This book demonstrates how D.H. Lawrence's prophetic ambitions impelled him to create novels that would radically transform the consciousness of his readers. Charles Burack argues that Lawrence's major novels, beginning with The Rainbow , are structu...
Daniel Defoe
Daniel Defoe
K. Clark
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:This book offers a comprehensive analysis of Defoe's oeuvre from the perspective of the historian. Clark presents Defoe by recovering the theological basis of his intellectual commitments, establishing him as a crucial figure in the evolution of theo...
Dante and Italy in British Romanticism
Dante and Italy in British Romanticism
F. Burwick
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:From the artistic practice of improvisation to the politics of nationalism, the essays in this volume break new ground and significantly extend our understanding of the relations between British and Italian culture in its analysis of the reception of...
Das deutsche bürgerliche Trauerspiel
Das deutsche bürgerliche Trauerspiel
Karl S. Guthke
editor: Springer
ano: 2006
descrição:Standardstoff an Schule und Hochschule. 'Emilia Galotti', 'Kabale und Liebe' und 'Maria Magdalena' gelten als Paradebeispiele für das bürgerliche Trauerspiel. Was zeichnet die zentrale literarische Gattung des 18. und 19. Jahrhunderts aus? Die 6. Auf...
Decadence in the Late Novels of Henry James
Decadence in the Late Novels of Henry James
A. Kventsel
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:Looking at the novels of James's major phase in the context of fin-de-siècle decadence, this book illuminates central issues in the James corpus and central aspects of a rich and fraught cultural moment. Through a close examination of the textures of...