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Forthcoming 18th Century Literature Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. An Introduction to Pope (Routledge Revivals)

    By Pat Rogers

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In this concise introduction to Pope’s life and work, first published in 1975, the poet’s highly successful career as a man of letters is seen against the background of the Augustan age as a whole. Pat Rogers begins by examining the relationship of the eighteenth-century writer to his audience, and...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Robinson Crusoe (Routledge Revivals)

    By Pat Rogers

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1979, this title presents the basic facts and the background information needed by a modern reader of Robinson Crusoe, as well as a careful exploration of the structure and style of the work itself. Pat Rogers pays particular attention to the book’s composition and publishing...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Grub Street (Routledge Revivals)

    Studies in a Subculture

    By Pat Rogers

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1972, this is the first detailed study of the milieu of the eighteenth-century literary hack and its significance in Augustan literature. Although the modern term ‘Grub Street’ has declined into vague metaphor, for the Augustan satirists it embodied not only an actual place but...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Blake's Heroic Argument

    By David Fuller

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: William Blake

    First published in 1988, this book is a study of all Blake’s work in illuminated printing. It traces in particular, the development of his ideas on politics, religion, sexuality, and the imagination. There are substantial sections on some of Blake’s best-known works, including the Marriage of...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Blake, Politics, and History

    Edited by Jackie DiSalvo, G. A. Rosso, Christopher Z. Hobson

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: William Blake

    First published in 1998, this book formed part of an ongoing effort to restore politics and history to the centre of Blake studies. It adopts a three pronged approach when presenting its essays, seeking to promote a return to the political Blake; to deepen the understanding of some of the...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Reading Blake's Songs

    By Zachary Leader

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: William Blake

    First appearing in 1981, this book was the first full-length study of the Songs of Innocence and Experience to be published in almost fifteen years. The book provides detailed readings of each poem and its accompanying design, to redirect attention to the nature and achievement of the book as a...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Twentieth-Century Blake Criticism

    Northrop Frye to the Present

    By Joseph P. Natoli

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: William Blake

    First published in 1982 this book provides a bibliography of commentary, criticism, and scholarship on the works of William Blake. It covers the period from Northrop Frye’s Fearful Symmetry in 1947 to 1980. The criticism is organised according to eleven classifications in order to help direct the...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  8. An Introduction to the Study of Blake

    By Max Plowman

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: William Blake

    First published in 1927 (this edition in 1967), this book is about Blake, his symbols, and their meanings. As Ward says in his forward, the volume goes beyond Blake, becoming universal and timeless, and is about Religion. Plowman’s book presents itself, not as a critical text,...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Organiz'd Innocence

    The Story of Blake's Prophetic Books

    By Rudd E. Margaret

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: William Blake

    First published in 1956, this book has been described by the author as something of a biographical novel, somewhere between formal scholarly criticism and a more creative form of writing. It looks at the meaning of Blake’s visions and how the troubles of his life affected his poems known as the...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Divided Image

    A Study of William Blake and W. B. Yeats

    By Rudd E. Margaret

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: William Blake

    First published in 1953, this book examines Blake’s vision and its impact on the work of Yeats who imitated Blake in the hope that he might find that same vision. Margaret Rudd’s approach is literary as well as philosophical, and psychological and she discusses the work of both poets in this way....

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge