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Paperback. English.
Published London: Routledge, 2009
This volume contains primary materials and introductory essays on the historical, critical and theoretical study of 'national literature', focusing on...

By Deane, Seamus, 1940-
Hardback. English.
Published Oxford: Clarendon, 1997
This book traces the emergence of a self-consciously national tradition in Irish writing from the era of the French Revolution and, specifically, from...

By Barker, Simon
Hardback. English.
Published Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, c2007
This original study explores a vital aspect of early-modern cultural history: the way that warfare is represented in the theatre of Shakespeare and his...

Hardback. English.
Published Aldershot: Ashgate, 2000
This volume marks the impact of devolutionary politics on the female subject's changing sense of home and belonging. These essays focus specifically on...

By Maley, Willy
Hardback. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2003
This text maps out the power of English Renaissance literature in contesting national identities through the work of authors including Shakespeare, Spenser...

By Kaul, Suvir
Paperback. English.
Published Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 2000
This text argues that the aggressive nationalism of James Thomson's ode ""Rule, Britannia!"" (1740) is the condition to which much English poetry of the...

By Higgins, David Minden, 1974- author
Hardback. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014
'Romantic Englishness' investigates how narratives of localised selfhood in English Romantic writing are produced in relation to national and transnational...

By Scholz, Susanne
Hardback. English.
Published Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1999
Body Narratives deals with configurations in the literature and culture of 16th-century England by analysing the works of courtly writers of the day and...

Hardback. English.
Published Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2008
Although the poet John Milton was a politically active citizen and polemicist during the English Revolution, little has been written on Milton's concept...

Hardback. English.
Published Farnham: Ashgate, 2010
The essays in this book examine how the fissure between English and British identities is probed in Shakepeare's own work, which straddles a vital juncture...
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