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By Allen, Rick
Paperback. English.
Published London: Routledge, 1998
The Moving Pageant is the first annotated anthology of writings on London street life. It comprises nearly one hundred extracts from over two centuries...

By Labbe, Jacqueline M., 1965-
Paperback. English.
Published Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2011
Offers a thorough reading of Charlotte Smith's poetry, arguing for a more direct engagement with historical ideas of gender. Labbe shows that Smith is...

By Gelpi, Barbara Charlesworth
eBook. English.
Published New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1992
Gelpi examines the importance of the mother-infant relationship in Percy Bysshe Shelley's poetry and life. Her book also uses Shelley as a touchstone...

By Brown, Daniel, 1961-
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Clarendon, 1997
The conventional picture of the young Hopkins as a conservative High-Church ritualist is starkly contrasted by this study which draws upon his unpublished...

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 McDowell, Nicholas, 1973-
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Clarendon, 2003
This text addresses current critical assumptions about the nature of radical thought and expression during the English Revolution. The author challenges...

By Hall, Kim F., 1961-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Cornell University Press, 1995
The "Ethiope," the "tawny Tartar," the "woman blackamoore," and "knotty Africanisms"—allusions to blackness abound in Renaissance texts. Kim F. Hall's...

By Moore, Roger E. (Roger Emerson), author
Hardback. English.
Published Farnham, Surrey: Ashgate, 2016
Jane Austen's England was littered with remnants of medieval religion. From her schooling in the gatehouse of Reading Abbey to her visits to cousins at...

By Dawson, Lesel
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008
Lesel Dawson examines figures afflicted with erotic melancholy in early modern literature and provides a historical context for their malady. She discusses...

By Jacobus, Mary
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Clarendon, 1989
In the light of post-structuralism and feminist theory, this book reappraises "The Prelude" using Romantic autobiography theatrical politics and history...
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