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By Mullan, John
Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008
Using examples from popular novels, this work examines the techniques by which fiction works. It explains how the pleasures of novel reading often come...

By Day, Gary, 1956-
Hardback. English.
Published Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2008
With a span that goes from the Ancient Greek period to the present day, this history of literary criticism will inform readers about the lives of notable...

Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011
This is a survey of satire from its first appearances in the prophetic books of the Old Testament through the Renaissance and the English tradition in...

Paperback. English.
Published London: Routledge, 2013
Second edition
Exploring ideas from a diverse range of disciplines through a series of 11 critical essays and a dictionary of key names and terms, this book examines...

By Gallagher, Catherine
Paperback. English.
Published Chicago, [Ill.]; London: University of Chicago Press, 2001
This work focuses on five aspects of new historicism: recurrent use of anecdotes, preoccupation with the nature of representations, fascination with the...

Hardback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013
This volume contains over 30 essays examining the growth of literary criticism as an institution, the major critical developments in diverse national...

Paperback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006
This study is not just a chronological survey of critical writing, but a multidisciplinary investigation into how European literature, and its various...

Hardback. English.
Published Princeton, N.J.; Woodstock: Princeton University Press, 2006
A selection from an original five volume work, published in Italian under the title 'Il romanzo'

By Roche, David
Paperback. English.
Published Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi, [2018]
"Quentin Tarantino's films beg to be considered metafiction: metacommentaries that engage with the history of cultural representations and exalt the aesthetic...

By Hoxby, Blair, 1966- author
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015
First edition
Modern critics have definite ideas about tragedy, maintaining that in a true tragedy fate must feel the resistance of the tragic hero's moral freedom...
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