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  1. The Art of John Webster

    By Ralph Berry

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The Art of John Webster, first published in 1972, is a study of the three extant plays of Webster known to be solely his work. These plays are seen as attempts to achieve in literature the effects of the baroque, a term which related Webster to the larger developments of European art. Their content...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Shakespeare's Comedies

    Explorations in Form

    By Ralph Berry

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In this lucid and original study, first published in 1972, Ralph Berry discusses the ten comedies that run from The Comedy of Errors to Twelfth Night. Berry’s purpose is to identify the form of each play by relating the governing idea of the play to the action that expresses it. To this end the...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Embodying Gender and Age in Speculative Fiction

    A Biopsychosocial Approach

    By Derek J. Thiess

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    Following scholarship on gender in science fiction, this book explores the limits of considering age as a social construction, positing that an acknowledgement of aged bodies necessarily changes the way we read both age and science fiction. The volume employs contemporary clinical psychology, the...

    To Be Published November 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Nineteenth-Century Poetry

    Criticism and Debates

    Edited by Jonathan Herapath, Emma Mason

    Series: Routledge Criticism and Debates in Literature

    This engaging volume provides readers with the essential criticism on nineteenth-century poetry, organised around key areas of debate in the field. The critical texts included in this volume reflect both a traditional and modern emphasis on the study of poetry in the long nineteenth century. These...

    To Be Published November 12th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Poetry: The Basics

    3rd Edition

    By Jeffrey Wainwright

    Series: The Basics

    Now in its third edition Poetry: The Basics remains an engaging exploration of the world of poetry. Drawing on examples ranging from Chaucer to children's rhymes, Cole Porter to Carol Ann Duffy, and from around the English-speaking world, it shows how any reader can understand and gain more...

    To Be Published November 13th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Globalizing Literary Genres

    Literature, History, Modernity

    Edited by Jernej Habjan, Fabienne Imlinger

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    Focused on the relation between processes of globalization and literary genres, this volume intervenes in the prevalent notions of globalization, literary history, genre, and the novel. Using both close reading and world history, both literary criticism and political theory, the book is a timely...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Auto|Biography Studies Reader

    Edited by Ricia A. Chansky, Emily Hipchen

    Series: Routledge Literature Readers

    The Routledge Auto|Biography Studies Reader collects together key theoretical essays in the field, creating a solid base for any critical study of autobiography, biography, or life writing. Beginning with a foreword by Sidonie Smith and a general introduction to the collection, the book is then...

    To Be Published November 16th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Wilfred Owen (Routledge Revivals)

    Selected Poetry and Prose

    Edited by Jennifer Breen

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1988, this annotated selection of Wilfred Owen’s poetry and prose provides a comprehensive one-volume text of his best work. As well as the war poems, it includes illuminating early pieces such as ‘Impressionist’ and ‘Little Claus and Big Claus’, which illustrate Owen’s early...

    To Be Published November 19th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Word Unheard

    A Guide Through Eliot's Four Quartets

    By Harry Blamires

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: T. S. Eliot

    Eliot’s Four Quartets is arguably the finest long poem in modern English literature. It is also one that presents considerable problems of interpretation. In Word Unheard, first published in 1969, Blamires aims to unravel some of these problems by guiding the reader line by line through the poem,...

    To Be Published November 26th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The English Eliot

    Design, Language and Landscape in Four Quartets

    By Steve Ellis

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: T. S. Eliot

    This book, first published in 1991, supplies a neglected cultural context for T. S. Eliot’s writings of the 1930s and 1940s, particularly Four Quartets, and attempts to disprove the widespread belief in Eliot’s unproblematic commitment to England, and the ‘Englishness’. The book traces Eliot’s...

    To Be Published November 26th 2015 by Routledge