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  1. A New Introduction to Chaucer

    2nd Edition

    By D. S. Brewer

    Series: Longman Medieval and Renaissance Library

    This new introduction to Chaucer has been radically rewritten since the previous edition which was published in 1984. The book is a controversial and modern restatement of some of the traditional views on Chaucer, and seeks to present a rounded introduction to his life, cultural setting and works....

    Published May 13th 1998 by Routledge

  2. 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 25th 1998 by Routledge

  3. 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 21st 1998 by Routledge

  4. 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 3rd 1997 by Routledge

  5. 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 3rd 1997 by Routledge

  6. Twentieth Century Poets

    Edited by B.C. Southam

    The Collected Critical Heritage II comprises 42 volumes covering 19th and 20th century European and American authors. These volumes will be available as a complete set, mini boxed sets (by theme) or as individual volumes.This second set compliments the first 68 volume set of Critical Heritage...

    Published March 5th 1997 by Routledge

  7. T.S. Eliot

    Edited by B.C. Southam

    The Collected Critical Heritage II comprises 40 volumes covering 19th and 20th century European and American authors. These volumes will be available as a complete set, mini boxed sets (by theme) or as individual volumes.This second set compliments the first 68 volume set of Critical Heritage...

    Published March 5th 1997 by Routledge

  8. A Preface to Ezra Pound

    By Peter Wilson

    Series: Preface Books

    Provides an introduction to the life and works of Ezra Pound, a major modernist poet, theorist and literary critic. Throughout his life Pound was regarded by many to be a contentious and controversial figure, and since his death in 1972, theoretical, literary, political and biographical comentators...

    Published December 11th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Victorian Women Poets

    By Tess Cosslett

    Series: Longman Critical Readers

    Through her selection of fourteen essays, Tess Cosslett charts the rediscovery by feminist critics of the Victorian Women Poets such as Emily Brontë, Elizabeth Barrett Browning and Christina Rossetti, and the subsequent developments as critics use a range of modern theoretical approaches to...

    Published October 21st 1996 by Routledge

  10. John Donne: The Critical Heritage

    Volume II

    By A.J. Smith

    Contains writings about John Donne from 1873 to 1923, including Henry Morley, Edmund Gosse, W.F. Collier, Rudyard Kipling, Charles Eliot Norton, Henry Augustin Beers, Thomas Hardy, W.B. Yeats, Ezra Pound, T.S. Eliot, and many others. Together these works present a record of how, from the nineteenth...

    Published October 2nd 1996 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Lyrics of the Middle Ages: An Anthology
    Edited by James J. Wilhelm
    To Be Published May 13th 2014
  2. Routledge Library Editions: Keats
    By Various
    To Be Published May 14th 2014
  3. Introduction to Keats
    By William Walsh
    To Be Published May 14th 2014
  4. The Nightingale and the Hawk: A Psychological Study of Keats' Ode
    By Katharine M. Wilson
    To Be Published May 14th 2014
  5. The Stylistic Development of Keats
    By Walter Jackson Bate
    To Be Published May 14th 2014

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