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Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900

Products In Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 (Total Products 283, Showing: 1 -> 32)
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The gothic novel in Ireland, c. 1760-1829
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The gothic novel in Ireland, c. 1760-1829 offers a compelling account of the development of gothic literature in late-eighteenth and early-nineteenth ...
Jane Austen's Worthing
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During her stay in Worthing in late 1805 Jane Austen became friends with Edward Ogle, who was the driving force behind the chaotic little town's trans...

The Count of Monte Cristo
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A beautiful new clothbound edition of Alexandre Dumas' classic novel of wrongful imprisonment, adventure and revenge. Thrown in prison for a crime he ...
What matters in Jane Austen?
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What are the right and wrong ways to propose marriage? What do the characters call each other, and why? And which important Austen characters never sp...

English. Age 8-9
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Level: KS2Subject: EnglishIncluding a combination of activities, examples and illustrations, this KS2 English activity book makes learning more enjoya...
A memoir of Jane Austen
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'I doubt whether it would be possible to mention any author of note, whose personal obscurity was so complete.' James Edward Austen-Leigh's Memoir of...

W. B. Yeats
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A leader of the twentieth-century Irish nationalist movement, who eventually became one of the Free States's senators, William Butler Yeats (1865-1939...
Brahms and his poets
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Johannes Brahms's much-loved solo songs continue to be enjoyed in recordings and on recital stages all over the world. This book provides a wealth of ...

Prairie fires
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Jane Austen
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In their celebration of 'little matters' - the regular round of visiting, dining out, drinking tea, of reading and walking to the shops and sending to...

The great God Pan and other horror stories
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Something pushed out from the body there on the floor, and stretched forth a slimy, wavering tentacle... Perhaps no figure better embodies the transi...
Wilde's The importance of being earnest
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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer a look into critical elements and ideas within classic works of literature. The latest generation of title...

Tess of the D'Urbervilles for AS/A-level
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Exam Board: AQA A, AQA B, OCRLevel: AS/A-levelSubject: English literatureFirst teaching: September 2015First exams: Summer 2016Enable students to achi...
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Modernism is the movement which attempts to redefine the relationship between art and life, seeking to establish a mode of thought to account for new ...

The golden bough
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A classic study of the beliefs and institutions of mankind, and the progress through magic and religion to scientific thought, The Golden Bough has a ...
Mr Lear
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Acclaimed historian Jenny Uglow brings us a fascinating and beautifully illustrated biography of Edward Lear, full of the colour of the age.Edward Lea...

On murder
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'For if once a man indulges himself in murder, very soon he comes to think little of robbing; and from robbing he comes next to drinking and Sabbath-b...
The Bostonians
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The plot of this novel revolves around the feminist movement in Boston in the 1870s. F.R. Leavis called it one of the two most brilliant novels in th...

The Cambridge companion to sensation fiction
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In 1859 the popular novelist Wilkie Collins wrote of a ghostly woman, dressed from head to toe in white garments, laying her cold, thin hand on the sh...
Our mutual friend
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Following his father's death John Harmon returns to London to claim his inheritance, but he finds he is eligible only if he marries Bella Wilfur. To ...

A Routledge literary sourcebook on Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
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Mary Shelley's Frankenstein is one of the most widely studied works of English literature, and Frankenstein's creature is a key figure in the popular ...
The communist manifesto
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The Communist Manifesto,is the most influential political call-to-arms ever written. In the century and a half since its publication the world has bee...

The Bront? sisters
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Jane Eyre, Wuthering Heights, The Tenant of Wildfell Hall...these fictional masterpieces are all recognised as landmarks of English Literature. Still ...
John Clare
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In this series, a contemporary poet selects and introduces a poet of the past. By their choice of poems and by the personal and critical reactions the...

In Byron's wake
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A Sunday Times Book of the YearShortlisted for The Pol Roger Duff Cooper Prize 'This magnificent, highly readable double biography...brings these two ...
The turn of the screw and other stories
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A young, inexperienced governess is charged with the care of Miles and Flora, two small children abandoned by their uncle at his grand country house. ...

Richard Wagner
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The companion volume to the Ring libretto translations by Rudolph Sabor provides a guide through the labyrinth of the Ring, clarifying its literary an...
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The coming of the Industrial Revolution in the early 19th century witnessed unprecedented changes in society: rapid economic progress went hand-in-hand with appalling working conditions, displacement, squalor and destitution for those at the bottom of the social scale. These new circumstances presented a challenge to contemporary image-makers, who

The mirror and the lamp
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This text traces the evolution of the Romantic approach to literary criticism and compares it to the other methods which prevailed in the early 19th century.
Conan Doyle
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From the early stories, to the great popular triumphs of the Sherlock Holmes tales and the Professor Challenger adventures, the ambitious historical f...

The Count of Monte Cristo
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Alexandre Dumas' epic tale of suffering and revenge inspired by a real-life case of wrongful imprisonment, the Penguin Classics edition of The Count o...
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`The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation' In 1845 Henry David Thoreau left his home town of Concord, Massachusetts to begin a new life alon...