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Hardback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013
This collection of essays addresses the relationship between Swift and the world of commercial print, and in so doing illustrates the range of developments...

By Hadfield, Andrew
Hardback. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004
Andrew Hadfield examines the work of two of the most important English Renaissance authors, in terms of the cultural, social & political contexts of early...

By Glover, David, 1946-
eBook. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012
The 1905 Aliens Act was the first modern law to restrict immigration to British shores. In this book, David Glover asks how it was possible for Britain...

By Curran, Kevin
Hardback. English.
Published Farnham: Ashgate, 2009
This work constitutes the first full-length study of Jacobean nuptual performance, a hitherto unexplored branch of early modern theatre consisting of...

By Johnston, Kenneth R., author
Hardback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013
'Unusual Suspects' tells the lost stories of the right people in the right place at the wrong time: liberal intellectuals in 'free-born' Britain during...

By Clark, J. C. D
Paperback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995
This book offers an analysis of the life and thought of the writer Samuel Johnson from an historian's viewpoint, reversing the orthodoxy which has dominated...

eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
An anthology of both familiar and previously unavailable primary texts that illuminate the world of nineteenth-century ideas. An expert team introduce...

Paperback. English.
Published London: Routledge, 2014
This collection of essays, both feminist and historical, analyses power relations between men and women in the Victorian period. This volume reshapes...

By Strachan, John
Paperback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011
This is the first full-length study to pay sustained attention to the cultural resonance and literary influences of advertising in the late 18th and early...

eBook. English.
Published Lanham: Lexington Books, 2017
This book is an international collection of ecocritical essays that examine sustainability in relation to Romantic-era Britain. It examines Romantic works...
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