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  1. Shakespeare's Sonnets and Narrative Poems

    By A. D. Cousins

    Series: Longman Medieval and Renaissance Library

    Alongside Spenser, Sidney and the early Donne, Shakespeare is the major poet of the 16th century, largely because of the status of his remarkable sequence of sonnets. Professor Cousins' new book is the first comprehensive study of the Sonnets and narrative poems for over a decade. He focuses in...

    Published December 3rd 1999 by Routledge

  2. Marvell

    The Writer in Public Life

    By Annabel M. Patterson

    Series: Longman Medieval and Renaissance Library

    Marvell: The Writer in Public Life is substantially revised from Professor Patterson's well received 1978 study, including a new introduction and new chapter on Marvell and secret history. This important study provides an up to date perspective on a writer still thought of merely as the author of...

    Published October 18th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Pastoral

    By Terry Gifford

    Series: The New Critical Idiom

    Pastoral is a succinct and up-to-date introductory text to the history, major writers and critical issues of this genre. Terry Gifford clarifies the different uses of pastoral covering: * the history of the genre from its classical origins to Elizabethan drama, through eighteenth-century pastoral...

    Published August 5th 1999 by Routledge

  4. Leonardo da Vinci

    A Memory of His Childhood

    By Sigmund Freud

    A reconstruction of Leonardo's emotional life from his earliest years, it represents Freud's first sustained venture into biography from a psychoanalytic perspective, and also his effort to trace one route that homosexual development can take....

    Published June 24th 1999 by Routledge

  5. Postmodernity, Ethics and the Novel

    From Leavis to Levinas

    By Andrew Gibson

    In Postmodernity, Ethics and the Novel Andrew Gibson sets out to demonstrate that postmodern theory has actually made possible an ethical discourse around fiction. Each chapter elaborates and discusses a particular aspect of Levinas' thought and raises questions for that thought and its bearing on...

    Published June 17th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Gore On Stage

    The Plays of Catherine Gore

    Edited by John Franceschina

    Series: Garland Reference Library of the Humanities

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 1st 1999 by Routledge

  7. Narrative and Voice in Postwar Poetry

    By Neil Roberts

    Series: Longman Studies In Twentieth Century Literature

    Poetry in English since the Second World War has produced a number of highly original narrative works, as diverse as Derek Walcott's Omeros, Ted Hughes' Gaudete and Anne Stevenson's Correspondences. At the same time, poetry in general has been permeated by narrative features, particularly those...

    Published March 8th 1999 by Routledge

  8. Jonathan Swift

    By Nigel Wood

    Series: Longman Critical Readers

    This collection of critical thinking situates the satire of Jonathan Swift within both its eighteenth-century contexts and our modern anxieties about personal identity and communication. Augustan satire at its most provocative is not simply concerned with the public matters of politics or religion,...

    Published March 2nd 1999 by Routledge

  9. Christopher Marlowe

    By Richard Wilson

    Series: Longman Critical Readers

    Christopher Marlowe has provoked some of the most radical criticism of recent years. There is an elective affinity, it seems, between this pre-modern dramatist and the post-modern critics whose best work has been inspired by his plays. The reason suggested by this collection of essays is that...

    Published February 25th 1999 by Routledge