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  1. The Tempest

    Critical Essays

    Edited by Patrick M. Murphy

    Series: Shakespeare Criticism

    The Tempest: Critical Essays traces the history of Shakespeare's controversial late romance from its early reception (and adaptation) in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries to the present. The volume reprints influential criticism, and it also offers eight originalessays which study The...

    Published May 16th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Merlin

    A Casebook

    Edited by Peter H. Goodrich

    Series: Arthurian Characters and Themes

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge

  3. King Arthur's Modern Return

    Edited by Debra N. Mancoff

    Series: Garland Reference Library of the Humanities

    The Arthurian legend closes with a promise: On a distant day, when his country calls, the king will return. His lost realm will be regained, and his shattered dream of an ideal world will, at last, be realized. This collection of original essays explores the issue of return in the modern Arthurian...

    Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Poetic Edda

    Essays on Old Norse Mythology

    Edited by Paul Acker, Carolyne Larrington

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 28th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Historical Materialism (Routledge Revivals)

    A System of Sociology

    By Nikolai Bukharin

    First published in English in 1926, this work by Nikolai Bukharin, a highly influential Marxist and Soviet Politician who would later become one of the most famous victims of Stalin’s show trials, expands upon Karl Marx’s theory of historical materialism. Offering a Marxist interpretation of...

    Published August 31st 2012 by Routledge

  6. Julius Caesar

    New Critical Essays

    Edited by Horst Zander

    Series: Shakespeare Criticism

    This book explores traditional approaches to the play, which includes an examination of the play in light of current history, in the context of Renaissance England, and in relation to Shakespeare's other Roman plays as well as structural examination of plot, language, character, and source material...

    Published July 27th 2012 by Routledge

  7. The Chinese Classic Novels (Routledge Revivals)

    An Annotated Bibliography of Chiefly English-Language Studies

    By Margaret Berry

    First published in 1988, this reissue is an important work in the field of national literary exchange. Declared by American Library Association in its Choice publication one of the ten best reference works of 1988, the volume has survived global change - politically, socially,...

    Published July 1st 2011 by Routledge

  8. Pericles

    Critical Essays

    By David Skeele

    Series: Shakespeare Criticism

    Pericles: Critical Essays brings together the most essential critical essays and theatrical reviews of Shakespeare's play from the late 17th century to the present, providing a representative gathering of critical opinion of Pericles over the centuries. David Skeele's introduction identifies the...

    Published August 14th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Antony and Cleopatra

    New Critical Essays

    Edited by Sara M. Deats

    Series: Shakespeare Criticism

    Complementing other volumes in the Shakespeare Criticism Series, this collection of twenty original essays will expand the critical contexts in which Antony and Cleopatra can be enjoyed as both literature and theater. The essays will cover a wide spectrum of topics and utilize a diversity of...

    Published November 10th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Othello

    Critical Essays

    Edited by Philip Kolin

    Series: Shakespeare Criticism

    Including twenty-one groundbreaking chapters that examine one of Shakespeare's most complex tragedies. Othello: Critical Essays explores issues of friendship and fealty, love and betrayal, race and gender issues, and much more....

    Published December 21st 2001 by Routledge


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