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New and Published Books

  1. Companion to Literary Myths, Heroes and Archetypes

    Edited by Pierre Brunel

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in French in 1988, and in English in 1992, this companion explores the nature of the literary myth in a collection of over 100 essays, from Abraham to Zoroaster. Its coverage is international and draws on legends from prehistory to the modern age throughout literature, whether...

    Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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...

    Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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...

    Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. British Spy Fiction and the End of Empire

    By Sam Goodman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

    The position of spy fiction is largely synonymous in popular culture with ideas of patriotism and national security, with the spy himself indicative of the defence of British interests and the preservation of British power around the globe. This book reveals a more complicated side to these...

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Theories of Play and Postmodern Fiction

    By Brian Edwards

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

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Magic Lantern

    Representations of the Double in Dickens

    By Maria Cristina Paganoni

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    The book provides an original investigation of the double trope as a central area of Dicken’s writings in their relation to Victorian culture, using this examination of the double to shed light on such issues as urban space and imperialism in the Victorian era....

    Published June 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Continuities (Routledge Revivals)

    By Sir Frank Kermode

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Continuities, first published in 1968, is a collection of reviews by Frank Kermode that appeared from 1962 to 1967. Kermode discusses a variety of novelists, poets, and critics, including T. S. Eliot, Northrop Frye, Wallace Stevens, Edmund Wilson, and Wallace Stevens. History and politics are two...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Historical Imagination of G.K. Chesterton

    Locality, Patriotism, and Nationalism

    By Joseph McCleary

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    This study examines a selection of Chesterton’s novels, poetry, and literary criticism and outlines the distinctive philosophy of history that emerges from these writings. Looking at Chesteron's relationship with and influence upon authors including William Cobbett, Sir Walter Scott, Belloc, Shaw,...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Resisting Novels (Routledge Revivals)

    Ideology and Fiction

    By Lennard J. Davis

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    "By making friends with signs", Lennard Davis argues, "we are weakening the bond that anchors us to the social world, the world of action, and binding ourselves to the ideological." For the reader, this power of the novel needs to be resisted. But there is a double resistance at work: the novel is...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. A Book of Broadsheets, 2 Volumes (Routledge Revivals)

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Revivals: A Book of Broadsheets

    This set reissues two volumes entitled A Book of Broadsheets and A Second Book of Broadsheets, both with introductions by Geoffrey Dawson, a former editor of The Times. Together, the books make up an anthology of the 1915 broadsheets distributed by The Times to members of H.M. Forces serving in...

    Published March 20th 2015 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Mothers and Other Clowns (Routledge Revivals): The Stories of Alice Munro
    By Magdalene Redekop
    To Be Published July 20th 2015
  2. Companion to Literary Myths, Heroes and Archetypes
    Edited by Pierre Brunel
    To Be Published July 31st 2015
  3. An Introduction to Pope (Routledge Revivals)
    By Pat Rogers
    To Be Published August 3rd 2015
  4. Robinson Crusoe (Routledge Revivals)
    By Pat Rogers
    To Be Published August 3rd 2015
  5. Gogol
    By Janko Lavrin
    To Be Published August 24th 2015

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