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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. Sex Theories and the Shaping of Two Moderns

    Hemingway and H.D.

    By Deirdre Anne McVicker Pettipiece

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    This book examines the impact of scientific and sexologic theories on the creation of character in the prose of two moderns, Hemingway and H.D....

    Published June 27th 2002 by Routledge

  2. 'All the World's a Stage'

    Dramatic Sensibility in Mary Shelley's Novels

    By Charlene Bunnell

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    This book examines the often tragic and nearly always disabling metaphor of thetheatrum mundi, world-as-stage, as it plays itself out in the characters of Mary Shelley's novels....

    Published April 2nd 2002 by Routledge

  3. Shelley's Textual Seductions

    Plotting Utopia in the Erotic and Political Works

    By Samuel Lyndon Gladden

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    This book demonstrates how Percy Shelley develops strategies of textual seduction that displace political narratives into the seemingly apolitical reaches of erotic utopia....

    Published February 14th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Joycean Frames

    Film and the Fiction of James Joyce

    By Thomas Burkdall

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    Employing concepts from film theory, this much-needed study explores in-depth the "cinematic" quality of James Joyce's fiction from Dubliners to Finnegan's Wake....

    Published April 30th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Philip Roth Considered

    The Concentrationary Universe of the American Writer

    By Steven Milowitz

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 24th 2000 by Routledge

  6. The Pusher and the Sufferer

    An Unsentimental Reading of "Moby Dick"

    By Suzanne Stein

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 21st 2000 by Routledge

  7. Henry James as a Biographer

    A Self Among Others

    By Willie Tolliver

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 15th 2000 by Routledge

  8. The Wayward Nun of Amherst

    Emily Dickinson and Medieval Mystical Women

    By Angela Conrad

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 19th 2000 by Routledge