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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. Joseph Conrad

    Edited by Normand Sherry

    Joseph Conrad (1857-1924). Polish born, learnt English from scratch when he arrived in Britain. Writings include: Heart of Darkness, The Secret Agent, Nostromo. Volume covers the period 1895 - 1993. Includes Conrad's responses to his critics....

    Published March 5th 1997 by Routledge

  2. The Abbotsford Series of the Scottish Poets

    Edited by George Eyre-Todd

    This collection presents the best works of about one hundred Scottish poets, from the earliest times up until the nineteenth century. The poems are carefully selected and reproduced from the best editions. Arranged by period and genre, each volume contains an historical introduction, and...

    Published February 5th 1997 by Routledge

  3. The Revels History of Drama

    Edited by T.W. Craik, Clifford Leech, Lois Potter

    Series: Routledge Library Editions

    This work provides a comprehensive account of drama written and performed in English from its roots in the medieval mystery plays to the progress of drama in Britain and America since 1945. The volumes, which are arranged chronologically, critically examine the drama, playwrights, actors and...

    Published January 1st 1997 by Routledge

  4. The Works of Henry Mackenzie

    Series: Collected Works

    This set provides a cross-section of Mackenzie's oeuvre from his more popular and approachable essays to a number of the volumes of his Synthetic Philosophy itself....

    Published December 25th 1996 by Routledge

  5. Narrative and Dramatic Sources of Shakespeare

    Edited by Geoffrey Bullough, John Drakakis

    Series: Routledge Library Editions

    Shakespeare's writing is filled with ideas, images, plots and characters borrowed or interpreted from other dramatists and poets. This work gathers together the sources and traces the relationship of these texts to Shakespeare's dramatic and poetic works.Whole texts are included wherever possible,...

    Published December 25th 1996 by Routledge

  6. The Frankenstein Notebooks

    A Facsimile Edition of Mary Shelley's Manuscript Novel, 1816-17

    By Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 30th 1996 by Routledge

  7. The Diary of John Evelyn

    By John Evelyn

    John Evelyn (1620-1706) is best remembered for Sylva - his magnum opus - and his Diary. Alongside Pepys' diary, Evelyn's is as well known now as anything else written in their time. A connoisseur of architecture, painting, music, coins, and sermons, Evelyn was renowned for his practical knowledge...

    Published September 25th 1996 by Routledge

  8. Sidney: The Critical Heritage

    Edited by Dr Martin Garrett, Martin Garrett

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 18th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Reliques of Ancient English Poetry

    Series: Cultural Formations: The Eighteenth Century

    The Reliques is a collection of ballads, songs, romances and historical poetry, annotated with Percy's literary-antiquarian observations. It is a seminal text in English literature, one that profoundly influenced writers from Thomas Chatterton to Wordsworth, Coleridge and Keats and the...

    Published July 31st 1996 by Routledge

  10. Collected Prose Works of William Barnes

    Edited by Bradbury

    Series: Collected Works

    William Barnes' reputation as one of the pre-eminent British "dialect" poets, the equal of Robert Burns and John Clare, is being increasingly recognized. The range of his writings is extraordinary as evidenced by the contents of this collection, which includes works on etymology, philology,...

    Published May 22nd 1996 by Routledge