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Albert Camus: The Unheroic Hero of Our Time

Albert Camus: The Unheroic Hero of Our Time

Author: Ramin Jahanbegloo
ISBN: 9781032176222
Format: Paperback
$77.99

This book interprets the ideas and concepts that characterize the works of Albert Camus for our contemporary times....  Read More >>

Facial Hair and the Performance of Early Modern Masculinity

Facial Hair and the Performance of Early Modern Masculinity...

Author: Eleanor Rycroft
ISBN: 9781032177885
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Facial Hair and the Performance of Early Modern Masculinity is the first full-length critical study to analyse the...  Read More >>

The Promise of Nostalgia: Reminiscence, Longing and Hope in Contemporary American Culture

The Promise of Nostalgia: Reminiscence, Longing and...

Author: Nicola Sayers
ISBN: 9781032175867
Format: Paperback
$77.99

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Women's Playwriting and the Women's Movement, 1890-1918

Women's Playwriting and the Women's Movement, 1890-1918...

Author: Anna Farkas
ISBN: 9781032178035
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Women's Playwriting and the Women's Movement, 1890-1918 is the first designated study of British women's drama from...  Read More >>

Crusader Syria in the Thirteenth Century: The Rothelin Continuation of the History of William of Tyre with Part of the Eracles or Acre Text

Crusader Syria in the Thirteenth Century: The Rothelin...

Author: Mrs. Janet Shirley
ISBN: 9781032180229
Format: Paperback
$77.99

The Old French 'Rothelin' Continuation of William of Tyre's Historia provides one of the best contemporary narratives...  Read More >>

Hope and Aesthetic Utility in Modernist Literature

Hope and Aesthetic Utility in Modernist Literature

Author: Tim Dejong
ISBN: 9781032175874
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Hope and Aesthetic Utility in Modernist Literature contends that much of modernist writing and thought reveals a...  Read More >>

The 'Templar of Tyre': Part III of the 'Deeds of the Cypriots'

The 'Templar of Tyre': Part III of the 'Deeds of the...

Author: Paul F. Crawford
ISBN: 9781032180175
Format: Paperback
$77.99

The so-called 'Templar of Tyre' is the third and longest section of an important 14th-century chronicle known as...  Read More >>

The Ashgate Research Companion to Women and Gender in Early Modern Europe

The Ashgate Research Companion to Women and Gender in...

Author: Jane Couchman ,  Allyson M. Poska
ISBN: 9781032179810
Format: Paperback
$83.99

This Companion presents an authoritative review of the current research on women and gender in early modern Europe...  Read More >>

The Ashgate Encyclopedia of Literary and Cinematic Monsters

The Ashgate Encyclopedia of Literary and Cinematic Monsters...

Author: Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock
ISBN: 9781032179766
Format: Paperback
$83.99

This concise encyclopedia provides scholars and students with a comprehensive and authoritative A-Z of monsters...  Read More >>

The Death of Sacred Texts: Ritual Disposal and Renovation of Texts in World Religions

The Death of Sacred Texts: Ritual Disposal and Renovation...

Author: Kristina Myrvold
ISBN: 9781032179889
Format: Paperback
$77.99

The Death of Sacred Texts draws attention to a much neglected topic in the study of sacred texts: the religious...  Read More >>

The Routledge Companion to Twenty-First Century Literary Fiction

The Routledge Companion to Twenty-First Century Literary...

Author: Daniel O'Gorman ,  Robert Eaglestone (Royal Holloway, University of London, UK)
ISBN: 9781032178455
Format: Paperback
$83.99

A significant and central intervention into the field of Contemporary Literature, this volume focuses on fiction...  Read More >>

Poetry and Uselessness: From Coleridge to Ashbery

Poetry and Uselessness: From Coleridge to Ashbery

Author: Robert Archambeau
ISBN: 9781032175836
Format: Paperback
$77.99

W.H. Auden famously claimed poetry makes nothing happen. Through chapters on figures from Coleridge and Tennyson...  Read More >>

The Arctic in Literature for Children and Young Adults

The Arctic in Literature for Children and Young Adults...

Author: Heidi Hansson ,  Maria Lindgren Leavenworth
ISBN: 9781032174563
Format: Paperback
$77.99

The Arctic has traditionally been a space for adventure, the exotic and the fantastic, while more recent works have...  Read More >>

The Unsung Artistry of George Orwell: The Novels from Burmese Days to Nineteen Eighty-Four

The Unsung Artistry of George Orwell: The Novels from...

Author: Loraine Saunders
ISBN: 9781032179964
Format: Paperback
$77.99

In a timely and radically new reappraisal of George Orwell's fiction, Loraine Saunders reads Orwell's novels as...  Read More >>

Football in Fiction: A History

Football in Fiction: A History

Author: Lee McGowan
ISBN: 9781032177106
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Football in Fiction represents the most comprehensive historical mapping and analysis of novels related to association...  Read More >>

The Crusade against Heretics in Bohemia, 1418-1437: Sources and Documents for the Hussite Crusades

The Crusade against Heretics in Bohemia, 1418-1437:...

Author: Thomas A. Fudge
ISBN: 9781032180199
Format: Paperback
$77.99

This selection of over 200 texts, nearly all appearing for the first time in English translation, provides a close-up...  Read More >>

Translation as Actor-Networking: Actors, Agencies, and Networks in the Making of Arthur Waley's English Translation of the Chinese 'Journey to the West'

Translation as Actor-Networking: Actors, Agencies, and...

Author: Wenyan Luo
ISBN: 9781032174679
Format: Paperback
$77.99

This book employs principles from actor-network theory (ANT) to explore the making of the English translation of...  Read More >>

Guillaume de Machaut: The Capture of Alexandria

Guillaume de Machaut: The Capture of Alexandria

Author: Janet Shirley ,  Peter W. Edbury
ISBN: 9781032180205
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Guillaume de Machaut, a man famous for both his poetry and his musical compositions, wrote his Prise d'Alexandrie...  Read More >>

Maecenas

Maecenas

Author: Peter Mountford
ISBN: 9781032178219
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Maecenas remains shadowy despite being vital to the success of Augustus. Based on sustainable evidence this study...  Read More >>

Reframing Migration, Diversity and the Arts: The Postmigrant Condition

Reframing Migration, Diversity and the Arts: The Postmigrant...

Author: Moritz Schramm (University of Southern Denmark) ,  Sten Pultz Moslund (University of Southern Denmark)
ISBN: 9781032178080
Format: Paperback
$77.99

This book offers a compelling study of contemporary developments in European migration studies and the representation...  Read More >>

The Routledge Companion to Picturebooks

The Routledge Companion to Picturebooks

Author: Bettina Kummerling-Meibauer
ISBN: 9781032178837
Format: Paperback
$83.99

Containing over 50 essays by leading and new scholars, this Companion is the ultimate guide to picturebooks.  Read More >>

Contemporary Rewritings of Liminal Women: Echoes of the Past

Contemporary Rewritings of Liminal Women: Echoes of...

Author: Miriam Borham-Puyal
ISBN: 9781032175904
Format: Paperback
$77.99

This book explores the concept of liminality in the representation of women in eighteenth and nineteenth century...  Read More >>

Jane Austen and Altruism

Jane Austen and Altruism

Author: Magdalen Ki
ISBN: 9781032173849
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Jane Austen and Altruism identifies a compelling theme, namely, the view that Jane Austen propounds a rigorous,...  Read More >>

A Poetics of Arabic Autobiography: Between Dissociation and Belonging

A Poetics of Arabic Autobiography: Between Dissociation...

Author: Ariel M. Sheetrit
ISBN: 9781032173702
Format: Paperback
$77.99

This book examines the poetics of autobiographical masterpieces written by Leila Abouzeid, Hanan al-Shaykh, Samuel...  Read More >>

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