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By Plotz, John, author
eBook. English.
Published Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2009
What fueled the Victorian passion for hair-jewelry and memorial rings? When would an everyday object metamorphose from commodity to precious relic? This...

By Williams, Raymond, author
eBook. English.
Published London: Vintage, 2016
[New] edition / with an introduction by Tristram Hunt
Our collective notion of the city and country is irresistibly powerful. The city as the seat of enlightenment, power and greed is in profound contrast...

By Anderton, Joseph, author
eBook. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2017
The art of failure after the Holocaust. The first full-length study into Beckett's evocations of the 'creature' as a literary figuration and 'creaturely...

By Tew, Philip
eBook. English.
Published Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2006
A study of the internationally successful author Jim Crace, this title presents a chronological treatment of Crace's novels. It is designed for undergraduates...

By Slotkin, Joel Elliot, author
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017
This engrossing volume studies the poetics of evil in early modern English culture, reconciling the Renaissance belief that literature should uphold morality...

By Lumsden, Alison
eBook. English.
Published Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, c2010
This text draws on Alison Lumsden's experience to suggest a reading of Scott that highlights his startlingly contemporary approach to theories of language...

eBook. English.
Published Maldan, MA.; Oxford: Blackwell, 2008
This collection of 12 essays uses the works of Shakespeare to show how experts in their field formulate critical positions. The text is a helpful guidebook...

eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018
This book investigates how writers and readers of Renaissance literature deployed `kinesic intelligence', a combination of pre-reflective bodily response...

eBook. English.
Published Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press; Chesham: Combined Academic [distributor], 2011
'Shakesqueer' puts the most exciting queer theorists in conversation with the complete works of William Shakespeare. Exploring what is odd, eccentric,...

By Tosh, Will, author
eBook. English.
Published London: Arden Shakespeare, [2018]
What have we discovered about performance practice in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse since the opening of the intimate candlelit theatre at Shakespeare's...