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  1. Lancelot-Grail: 5 Volumes (Routledge Revivals)

    The Old French Vulgate & Post-Vulgate Cycles in Translation

    Edited by Norris J. Lacy

    Series: Routledge Revivals: Lancelot-Grail

    The Arthurian episodic romance, which includes the love story of Lancelot and Guinevere and the Quest for the Grail are enduringly popular tales, but ones with a very complex history. These five volumes collect together and offer translations of the Lancelot-Grail Cycle (also known as the Vulgate...

    Published April 19th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Robert Browning

    Selected Poems

    Edited by John Woolford, Daniel Karlin, Joseph Phelan

    Series: Longman Annotated English Poets

    Robert Browning (1812 – 1889) was one of the defining figures of the Victorian age. Famous in his lifetime for his elopement and marriage to Elizabeth Barratt, his critical reputation grew steadily in the years following her early death. Browning’s mastery of dramatic verse was evident throughout...

    Published February 9th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Women Writers in Renaissance England

    An Annotated Anthology, 2nd Edition

    By Randall Martin

    Series: Longman Annotated Texts

    Of all the new developments in literary theory, feminism has proved to be the most widely influential, leading to an expansion of the traditional English canon in all periods of study. This book aims to make the work of Renaissance women writers in English better known to general and academic...

    Published February 9th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Women's Writing in Middle English

    An Annotated Anthology, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Alexandra Barratt

    Series: Longman Annotated Texts

    Women's writing in any period remains of critical concern, both at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Alexandra Barratt's edition offers a wide range of texts from the period 1300-1500, including: Original texts written by women in the Middle Ages Texts translated by women in the...

    Published January 28th 2010 by Routledge

  5. King Lear

    Parallel Text Edition

    By Rene Weis

    Series: Longman Annotated Texts

    This reissed edition of Longman Annotated Texts King Lear includes comprehensive notes, annotations and an introduction, all designed to be of use to undergraduates and interested readers.King Lear is one of Shakespeare's most widely studied tragedies. However, since the late 1970s textual scholars...

    Published December 10th 2009 by Routledge

  6. The Dunciad in Four Books

    2nd Edition

    By 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

  7. 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

  8. The Poems of Browning: Volume Three

    1846 - 1861

    Edited by John Woolford, Daniel Karlin

    Series: Longman Annotated English Poets

    The Poems of Browning is a multi-volume edition of the poetry of Robert Browning (1812 -1889) resulting from a completely fresh appraisal of the canon, text and context of his work. The poems are presented in the order of their composition and in the text in which they were first published, giving...

    Published November 14th 2007 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. Lyrical Ballads

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Michael Mason

    Lyrical Ballads by William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge is a unique work of literature. first published in 1798, it marked a radical change in the direction of English Literature. Lyrical Ballads represented a movement away from the overwrought, highly formal and learned verse of the 18th...

    Published January 7th 2007 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Byron: Selected Poetry and Prose
    By Lord ByronEdited by Donald A. Low
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  2. Women's Writing in Middle English: An Annotated Anthology, 2nd Edition
    Edited by Alexandra Barratt
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  3. King Lear: Parallel Text Edition
    By Rene Weis
    To Be Published December 14th 2014
  4. The Legend of Guy of Warwick
    By Velma Bourgeois Richmond
    To Be Published December 18th 2014
  5. Clouds above the Hill: A Historical Novel of the Russo-Japanese War, Volume 1
    By Shiba RyōtarōEdited by Phyllis Birnbaum
    To Be Published December 18th 2014

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