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By Pite, Ralph
Hardback. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002
This work reconsiders a familiar element in Thomas Hardy's novels: their use of place and, specifically, of Dorset. Hardy said his Wessex was a 'partly...

By Rutter, Tom
Hardback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008
Time and again, early modern plays show people at work - shoemaking and grave-digging are just two of the forms of labour that theatregoers could have...

By Flegel, Monica
Hardback. English.
Published Aldershot: Ashgate, 2009
Moving between literary and historical texts, Monica Flegel provides an interpretative framework for understanding the specific formulation of child cruelty...

Book. English.
Published Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1997
This is a wide-ranging, closely-researched collection, written by scholars from both sides of the Atlantic, on the cultural placement and transmission...

Hardback. English.
Published Aldershot: Ashgate, c2005
This collection of essays explores why procreative metaphors were so effective for articulating a range of emergent relations within the early English...

By Reeve, Katharine
Book. English.
Published New York: Little Bookroom, 2006
Jane Austen in Bath: Walking Tours of the Writer’s City is a beautifully illustrated book organized into four walking tours around the city of Bath–where...

By McCormack, Kathleen
Hardback. English.
Published Basingstoke: Macmillan, 2000
In George Eliot's fiction, many characters act under the influence of of alcohol or opium, and drugs recur as metaphors and allusions. These correlate...

Hardback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007
This is a new edition of a neglected poem, and the first to offer an interdisciplinary approach. It includes an introduction to London in 1716, Gay's...

By McKeon, Michael, 1943-
Paperback. English.
Published Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007
Michael McKeon asks how the modern notion of the public-private relation emerged in 17th and 18th century English culture. Treating that relation as a...

By Radford, Andrew
Hardback. English.
Published Aldershot: Ashgate, c2003
Chapter headings in this work include: Opening the Fan of Time; Paganism Revived?; Stories of Today; The Unmanned Fertility Figure; Killing the God; and...
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