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  1. Jane Austen

    The Critical Heritage Volume 1 1811-1870

    Edited by Mr B C Southam, B.C. Southam

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

    Published November 10th 2009 by Routledge

  2. The Dunciad in Four Books

    2nd Edition

    By Alexander Pope, Valerie Rumbold

    Series: Longman Annotated Texts

    The Dunciad in Four Books of 1743 was the culmination of the series of Dunciads which Alexander Pope produced over the last decade and a half of his life. It comprises not only a poem, but also a mass of authorial annotation and appendices, and this authoritative edition is the only one available...

    Published January 12th 2009 by Routledge

  3. A Philosophical Enquiry Into the Sublime and Beautiful

    By Edmund Burke

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Edited with an introduction and notes by James T. Boulton. 'One of the greatest essays ever written on art.'– The Guardian Edmund Burke’s A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful is one of the most important works of aesthetics ever published. Whilst many...

    Published January 31st 2008 by Routledge

  4. The Dryden-Tonson Miscellanies 6 vols

    Edited by David Hopkins, Stuart Gillespie

    This collection is a facsimile reprint of the initial publication of the Tonson miscellanies (in the first four of which Dryden played a prominent role as contributor, editorial adviser, and recruiter of contributors). In 1679 the enterprising young publisher Jacob Tonson entered into a...

    Published December 20th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Transatlantic Engagements with the British Eighteenth Century

    By Pamela J. Albert

    Series: Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory

    Transatlantic Engagements with the British Eighteenth Century revisits eighteenth-century cultural artifacts through the lens of creative works produced by contemporary writers Beryl Gilroy (Guyana), Derek Walcott (St. Lucia), Wole Soyinka (Nigeria), and David Dabydeen (Guyana). While early studies...

    Published November 12th 2007 by Routledge

  6. The Poems of Alexander Pope: Volume Three

    The Dunciad (1728) & The Dunciad Variorum (1729)

    Edited by Valerie Rumbold

    Series: Longman Annotated English Poets

    Alexander Pope (1688–1744) is one of the greatest poets in European literature, comparable to the likes of likes of Shakespeare, Chaucer, Keats and Wordsworth. He is not easy to read though: his poetry uses dense literary and contemporary contextual allusions. This is why a book that gets the...

    Published October 11th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Imperial Eyes

    Travel Writing and Transculturation, 2nd Edition

    By Mary Louise Pratt

    Updated and expanded throughout with new illustrations and new material, this is the long- awaited second edition of a highly acclaimed and interdisciplinary book which quickly established itself as a seminal text in its field....

    Published September 26th 2007 by Routledge

  8. English Writing and India, 1600–1920

    Colonizing Aesthetics

    By Pramod K. Nayar

    Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    This book explores the formations and configurations of British colonial discourse on India through a reading of prose narratives of the 1600-1920 period. Arguing that colonial discourse often relied on aesthetic devices in order to describe and assert a degree of narrative control over Indian...

    Published September 11th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Novel Notions

    Medical Discourse and the Mapping of the Imagination in Eighteenth-Century English Fiction

    By Katherine E. Kickel

    Series: Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory

    Medical, popular, and literary understanding about the imagination converged when Thomas Willis asserted that he had discovered the area of the brain that facilitated imagining. Taking this 'discovery' as paradigmatic, Novel Notions examines the reverberations of the medical investigation of the...

    Published May 7th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Early English Novelists

    Critical Heritage Set

    Edited by B.C. Southam

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 8th 2007 by Routledge