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  1. Ovid (Routledge Revivals)

    The Classical Heritage

    Edited by William S. Anderson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Ovid: The Classical Heritage, first published in 1995, contains a diverse collection of reflections, ranging from the first century, through the Middle Ages, to the twentieth, on a poet who has been adored and reviled in equal measure. With the entire notion of ‘Western culture’ under duress, the...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Milton (Routledge Revivals)

    A Study in Ideology and Form

    By Christopher Kendrick

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1986, this title critiques the canonical view of Milton as an isolated Great Man, and reassesses the impact of the Puritan Revolution on two of his major works: the Areopagitica and Paradise Lost. The study focuses on the emergence of a discreet ethical framework of thought...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Classical Genres and English Poetry (Routledge Revivals)

    By William H. Race

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1988, this study explains how certain genres created by Classical poets were adapted and sometimes transformed by the poets of the modern world, beginning with the Tudor poets’ rediscovery of the Classical heritage. Most of the long-lived poetic genres are discussed, from...

    Published June 13th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Wordsworth's Historical Imagination (Routledge Revivals)

    The Poetry of Displacement

    By David Simpson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Traditionally, Wordsworth’s greatness is founded on his identity as the poet of nature and solitude. The Wordsworthian imagination is seen as an essentially private faculty, its very existence premised on the absence of other people. In this title, first published in 1987, David Simpson challenges...

    Published June 13th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

Forthcoming Books

  1. Dryden's Poetic Kingdoms (Routledge Revivals)
    By Alan Roper
    To Be Published September 11th 2014
  2. Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Poetry 1660-1780 (Routledge Revivals)
    By Eric Rothstein
    To Be Published September 11th 2014
  3. Shelley
    Edited by Michael O'Neil
    To Be Published September 30th 2014
  4. English Poetry of the Seventeenth Century, 2nd Edition
    By George Parfitt
    To Be Published September 30th 2014
  5. A Preface to Ezra Pound
    By Peter Wilson
    To Be Published September 30th 2014

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