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  1. 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 10th 2010 by Routledge

  2. 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 29th 2010 by Routledge

  3. King Lear

    1608 and 1623 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 11th 2009 by Routledge

  4. 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 13th 2009 by Routledge

  5. 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 21st 2007 by Routledge

  6. 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 15th 2007 by Routledge

  7. 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 12th 2007 by Routledge

  8. 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 8th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Tennyson

    A Selected Edition

    Edited by Christopher Ricks

    Series: Longman Annotated English Poets

    This is the only fully annotated and comprehensive selection of Tennyson’s poetry. Acknowledged as a major achievement of editorial scholarship, it has established itself as the standard edition of Tennyson. The collection contains in full all four of Tennyson's long poems: The Princess, In...

    Published October 18th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Milton

    Paradise Lost, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Alastair Fowler

    Series: Longman Annotated English Poets

    Milton's Paradise Lost is one of the great works of literature, of any time and in any language. Marked by Milton's characteristic erudition it is a work epic both in scale and, notoriously, in ambition. For nearly 350 years it has held generation upon generation of scholars, students and readers...

    Published August 22nd 2006 by Routledge