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  1. Joseph Conrad

    By Andrew Michael Roberts

    Series: Longman Critical Readers

    Joseph Conrad is a key figure in modernist fiction, whose innovative work engages with many of the crucial philosophical, moral and political concerns of the twentieth century. This collection of major critical readings of his work is arranged according to the issues which each critic addresses,...

    Published April 9th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Tragedy

    By John Drakakis, Naomi Conn Liebler

    Series: Longman Critical Readers

    This wide-ranging and unique collection of documents on one of the most enduring of literary genres, Tragedy, offers a radical revaluation of its significance in the light of the critical attention that it has received during the past one-hundred and fifty years. The foundations of much...

    Published April 9th 1998 by Routledge

  3. The Language of Poetry

    By John McRae

    Series: Intertext

    The Language of Poetry:* develops the student's ability to read and evaluate poetic texts of many kinds* includes activities, commentaries and extensions to each extract* covers a variety of poetic language, ranging from songs, advertisements and spoken language to the more traditional forms of the...

    Published February 26th 1998 by Routledge

  4. The Poetry of Ted Hughes

    Language, Illusion & Beyond

    By Dr. Paul Bentley

    Series: Longman Studies In Twentieth Century Literature

    This text provides a lucid and accessible introduction to the poetry of Ted Hughes, a major figure in twentieth- century poetry whose work is concerned with the forces of nature and their interaction with the human mind. It is also the first full length study to place Hughes's poetry in the context...

    Published January 22nd 1998 by Routledge

  5. Theories of Play and Postmodern Fiction

    By Brian Edwards

    Series: Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 1st 1997 by Routledge

  6. Who's Who in Dickens

    By Donald Hawes

    Who's Who in Dickens is an accessible guide to the many characters in Charles Dickens' fiction. Dickens' characters are strikingly portrayed and have become a vital part of our cultural heritage - Scrooge has become a by-word for stinginess, Uriah Heep for unctuousness. From the much loved Oliver...

    Published November 20th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Myth

    By Laurence Coupe

    Series: The New Critical Idiom

    Laurence Coupe offers students a crucial overview of the evolution of 'myth', from the ancient Greek definitions to those of a range of contemporary thinkers. This introductory volume: provides an introduction to both the theory of myth and the making of myth explores the uses made of the term '...

    Published September 11th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Romantic Poets

    By Stephen Bygrave

    Series: Approaching Literature

    Written and presented by Stephen Bygrave and produced by Amanda Willett, this cassette presents a clear, wide-ranging view of the subject. This introduction begins with a discussion by Stephen Bygrave on listening and understanding poetry of the Romantic period. Readings include poems by: *...

    Published September 4th 1997 by Routledge

  9. Women and Poetry

    By Angus Calder, Lizbeth Goodman

    Series: Approaching Literature

    Written and presented by Lizbeth Goodman and Angus Calder, this cassette includes a wide variety of readings of poems, followed by discussions about the way in which gender affects the reading and interpretation of poems. Among the poets covered are Emily Dickinson, Robert Browning, Sylvia Plath...

    Published September 4th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Hélène Cixous, Rootprints

    Memory and Life Writing

    By Mireille Calle-Gruber, Hélène Cixous

    Helene Cixous is undoubtedly one of the most brilliant and innovative contemporary thinkers. Published here in English for the first time Helene Cixous, Rootprints is an ideal introduction to Cixous's theory and her fiction, tracing her development as a writer and intellectual whose remarkable...

    Published July 3rd 1997 by Routledge