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  1. Tradition and Innovation in Folk Literature

    By Wolfgang Mieder

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In this book, first published in 1987, Wolfgang Mieder follows the intriguing trail of some of the best known pieces of folk literature, tracing them from their roots to modern uses in advertising, journalism, politics, cartoons, and poetry. He reveals both the remarkable adaptability of these...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Ibsen

    An Approach

    By Janko Lavrin

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1950, could best be described as a combination of literary, psychological and social criticism. Considerable space is allotted to the personal inner drama of Ibsen, which provides not only a clue to his art but shows how most of his themes inevitably grew out of the...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Gogol

    By Janko Lavrin

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1926, aimed to introduce to English readers to a great and complex foreign writer in as simple terms as possible. As this was the first extensive study of Gogol in English, the author chiefly considered the general characteristics of the man and his work. This book...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge

  4. An Introduction to the Russian Novel

    By Janko Lavrin

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In this book, first published in 1943, Janko Lavrin provides an overview of the development of the Russian novel by placing the great Russian novelists – Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Turgenev, Gorky, Gogol – in relation to their native literature and their social, political and cultural backgrounds. An...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Shakespeare and the Awareness of Audience

    By Ralph Berry

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1985, explores the consciousness and the experience of Shakespeare’s audience. First describing the stage’s physical impact, Ralph Berry then goes on to explore the social or tribal consciousness of the audience in certain plays. The title finishes by examining the...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. An Introduction to the English Novel

    Volume II

    By Arnold Kettle

    Series: Routledge Revivals: An Introduction to the English Novel

    First published in 1953, this book forms the second part of Arnold Kettle’s An Introduction to the English Novel. In this second part, Kettle builds a discussion of the modern English novel around the study of various books that have a more than casual significance in its development. He begins...

    To Be Published September 7th 2015 by Routledge

  8. An Introduction to the English Novel

    Volume I

    By Arnold Kettle

    Series: Routledge Revivals: An Introduction to the English Novel

    First published in 1951 (this edition in 1967), this book forms the first part of Arnold Kettle’s An Introduction to the English Novel. Since the novel, like every other literary form, is a product of history, the book opens with a discussion of how and why the novel developed in England in the...

    To Be Published September 7th 2015 by Routledge

  9. John Donne, Undone (Routledge Revivals)

    By Thomas Docherty

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Contemporary criticism of Donne has tended to ignore the historical culture and ideology that conditioned his writings, reinforcing the traditionally accepted model of the poet as a humanist of ethical, cultural and political individualism. In this title, first published in 1986, Thomas Docherty...

    To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. A George Herbert Companion (Routledge Revivals)

    By Robert H. Ray

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1995, this title provides the reader with a compendium of useful information for any reader of George Herbert to have at hand. It includes key biographical information, situates the poetry in its historical and cultural context, and, where appropriate, explains theological...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge