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Studies in Major Literary Authors

Studies in Major Literary Authors features outstanding scholarship on celebrated and neglected authors of both canonical and lesser-known texts.

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  1. Thoughts Painfully Intense

    Hawthorne and the Invalid Author

    By James Mancall

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Melville's Monumental Imagination

    By Ian S. Maloney

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    Melville's Monumental Imagination explores the connection between the contested 19th century American monument tradition and one of the nation's most revered authors, Herman Melville (1819-1891). The book was written to fill a void in recent Melville scholarship. To date, there has not been a...

    Published January 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. No Image There and the Gaze Remains

    The Visual in the Work of Jorie Graham

    By Catherine Karaguezian

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 13th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Lost City

    Fitzgerald's New York

    By Lauraleigh O'Meara

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 13th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Worlding Forster

    The Passage from Pastoral

    By Stuart Christie

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 24th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Whitman's Ecstatic Union

    Conversion and Ideology in Leaves of Grass

    By Michael Sowder

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    Whitman's Ecstatic Union rereads the first three editions of Leaves of Grass within the context of a nineteenth-century antebellum evangelical culture of conversion. Though Whitman intended to write a new American Bible and "inaugurate a religion," contemporary scholarship has often ignored the...

    Published October 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  7. Joyce and the Perverse Ideal

    By David Cotter

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  8. A New Matrix for Modernism

    A Study of the Lives and Poetry of Charlotte Mew & Anna Wickham

    By Nelljean Rice

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  9. Delicate Pursuit

    Discretion in Henry James and Edith Wharton

    By Jessica Levine

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  10. A Singing Contest

    Conventions of Sound in the Poetry of Seamus Heaney

    By Meg Tyler

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 20th 2013 by Routledge