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  1. The Faerie Queene (Routledge Revivals)

    By Humphrey Tonkin

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Edmund Spenser’s The Faerie Queene is among the most important literary products of the Elizabethan age, and the vast sweep of its moral, political and social concerns tells us more about the age than any other work. This volume, first published in 1989, offers detailed readings of each of the poem...

    Published June 13th 2014 by Routledge

  2. T.S. Eliot's Civilized Savage

    Religious Eroticism and Poetics

    By Laurie MacDiarmid

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    T. S. Eliot's Civilized Savage revisits this poet's drafts and canonical poetry in a sometimes dismissive critical arena . While contemporary readers emphasize Eliot's charged personal life, his anti-Semitism, his political conservatism, and his misogyny, Laurie MacDiarmid argues that although...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Machine that Sings

    Modernism, Hart Crane and the Culture of the Body

    By Gordon A. Tapper

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    Examining how Crane's corporeal aesthetic informs poems written across the span of his career, The Machine That Sings focuses on four texts in which Crane's preoccupation with the body reaches its apoge. Tapper treats Voyages, The Wine Merchant, and Possessions as a triptych of erotic poems in...

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Virgil's Homeric Lens

    By Edan Dekel

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

    Virgil’s Homeric Lens reevaluates the traditional view of the Aeneid’s relationship to Homer’s Iliad and Odyssey. Almost since the death of Virgil, there has been an assumption that the Aeneid breaks into two discrete halves: Virgil’s Odyssey, and Virgil’s Iliad. Although modified in various ways...

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Wilkie Collins

    The Critical Heritage

    Edited by Norman Page

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge

  6. William Congreve

    The Critical Heritage

    Edited by Howard Erskine-Hill, Alexander Lindsay

    The Critical Heritage gathers together a large body of critical sources on major figures in literature. Each volume presents contemporary responses to a writer's work, enabling student and researcher to read the material themselves....

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Lysimachus

    A Study in Early Hellenistic Kingship

    By Dr Helen S Lund, Helen S. Lund

    Although shortlived, Lysimachus' Hellespontine empire foreshadowed those of Pergamum and Byzantium. Lund's book sets his actions significantly within the context of the volatile early Hellenistic world and views them as part of a continuum of imperial rule in Asia minor. She challenges the...

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Earl of Rochester

    The Critical Heritage

    Edited by David Farley-Hills

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Robert Browning

    The Critical Heritage

    Edited by Boyd Litzinger, Donald Smalley

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Tobias Smollett

    The Critical Heritage

    Edited by Lionel Kelly

    The Critical Heritage gathers together a large body of critical sources on major figures in literature. Each volume presents contemporary responses to a writer's work, enabling student and researcher to read the work themselves....

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge