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  1. The Lives of Jonathan Swift

    Edited by Daniel Cook

    Contemporaries were mesmerized by the outrageous wit of Jonathan Swift (1667–1745), a writer still widely regarded as the greatest satirist of all time. Soon after Swift’s death, his friends and enemies raced to publish the definitive account of the Dean of St Patrick’s. Now, Routledge brings these...

    Published June 14th 2011 by Routledge

  2. More Stories by Japanese Women Writers: An Anthology

    An Anthology

    By Kyoko Siden

    This anthology introduces sixteen modern Japanese women writers spanning a century in time and a wide range of life circumstances and literary styles. No other collection offers usch a diversity of women's voices...

    Published March 15th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Les Liaisons Dangereuses

    By Pierre Choderlos de Laclos

    Series: Routledge Classics

    ‘I resolved to write a book which would create some stir in the world and continue to do after I had gone from it.’ - Choderlos de Laclos A great sensation at the time of first publication, Les Liaisons Dangereuses reads as much the most 'modern' of eighteenth-century novels. Viewed by some...

    Published September 1st 2010 by Routledge

  4. The Longman Anthology of Gothic Verse

    By Caroline Franklin

    Gothic verse liberated the dark side of Romantic and Victorian verse: its medievalism, melancholy and morbidity. Some poets intended merely to shock or entertain, but Gothic also liberated the creative imagination and inspired them to enter disturbing areas of the psyche and to portray...

    Published August 20th 2010 by Routledge

  5. 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 20th 2010 by Routledge

  6. 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 10th 2010 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. Women's Writing in Middle English

    An Annotated Anthology, 2nd Edition

    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

  9. World Folklore for Storytellers: Tales of Wonder, Wisdom, Fools, and Heroes

    Tales of Wonder, Wisdom, Fools, and Heroes

    By Howard J Sherman

    Here is a treasury of favorite and little known tales from Africa, Asia, Europe, the Americas, Australia, and Oceania, gracefully retold and accompanied by fascinating, detailed information of their historic and cultural backgrounds. The introduction provides an informative overview of folklore,...

    Published December 15th 2009 by Routledge

  10. 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 11th 2009 by Routledge