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By Duggett, Tom
eBook. English.
Published New York; Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
This series of close readings relates architecture, politics, and literary form to shed new light on the works of Wordsworth, Coleridge, and Southey,...

By Trevor-Roper, Hugh
eBook. English.
Published London: I.B. Tauris, 2014
During World War II, Britain enjoyed spectacular success in the secret war between hostile intelligence services, enabling a substantial and successful...

eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1999
Responding to recent historical analyses, the essays in this collection focus on polemical, devotional, political and literary texts that dramatize the...

By Bevis, Matthew
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010
Bevis considers how Byron, Dickens, Tennyson, and Joyce, and their publics, conceived the relations between public speaking and literary expression. By...

By Thorley, David, 1979- author
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]
This book is a survey of personal illness as described in various forms of early modern manuscript life-writing. Observing that medical explanations for...

By Su, John J
eBook. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011
John Su explores literary responses from across the Anglophone world to the profound economic, social and political shifts that have occurred since the...

By Thomas, Keith, 1933-
eBook. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2003
Astrology, witchcraft, divination and ghosts were all taken seriously by Englishmen of the 16th and 17th centuries, and were an integral part of their...

By Baetens, Jan, author
eBook. English.
Published New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2015
This introduction provides a historical overview of the graphic novel, with a strong focus on its international significance. This book provides both...

By Sussex, Lucy, 1957-
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, c2010
This book is a study of the 'mothers' of the mystery genre. Traditionally the invention of crime writing has been ascribed to Poe, Wilkie Collins and...

eBook. English.
Published London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017
This book of interdisciplinary essays serves to situate the original Sherlock Holmes, and his various adaptations, in a contemporary cultural context....