From Sight through to In-Sight

Time, Narrative and Subjectivity in Conrad and Ford

Omar Sabbagh

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€67,00
$82.00
ISBN13: 
9789042037823
Publication Date: 
January 2014
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Paperback
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xlv, 232 pp.
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0165-9618
Volume: 
201

C.M. Owen

What does the story of Robinson Crusoe have to do with understanding past and present women’s lives? The Female Crusoe: Hybridity, Trade and the Eighteenth-Century Individual investigates the possibility that Daniel Defoe’s famous work was informed by qualities attributed to trade, luxury and...
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182
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042029644
Publication date: 
January 2010
€83,00
$102.00

Julie Ellam

This volume is of interest for lovers and students of Jeanette Winterson’s writing and introduces for the first time a book-length examination of the love stories she has created. Each main novel, from Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit to The Stone Gods, is analysed in detail and theorists ranging...
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Volume: 
181
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042029453
Publication date: 
January 2010
€70,00
$86.00

Ulrike Tancke

Early modern women writers are typically studied as voices from the margin, who engage in a counter-discourse to patriarchy and whose identities prefigure postmodern notions of fragmented selfhood. Studying a variety of literary forms – autobiographical writings, diaries, mothers’ advice books,...
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Volume: 
180
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042028081
Publication date: 
January 2010
€73,00
$90.00

Karsten H. Piep

Embattled Home Fronts is an inquiry into the highly conflicted US American experience of World War I as it plays itself out in the diverse body of novelistic works to which it has given rise and by which it has been, in turn, shaped and commemorated. As such, this book naturally concerns itself...
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Volume: 
179
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042025202
Publication date: 
January 2009
€85,00
$105.00

A. Robert Lee

Gothic to Multicultural: Idioms of Imagining in American Literary Fiction, twenty-three essays each carefully revised from the past four decades, explores both range and individual register. The collection opens with considerations of gothic as light and dark in Charles Brockden Brown, war and...
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Volume: 
178
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042024991
Publication date: 
January 2009
€145,00
$179.00

Matt Kimmich

Offspring Fictions: Salman Rushdie’s Family Novels is the first book-length study that examines families and especially the parent-child relationship in Rushdie’s core works. It argues that Sigmund Freud’s concept of the family and the author’s variations thereon are central to a full...
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Volume: 
177
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042024908
Publication date: 
January 2008
€45,00
$55.80
€75,00
$93.00

Brian Duffy

Morality, Identity and Narrative in the Fiction of Richard Ford is only the second monograph on the work of Richard Ford and the only one to deal with all three Frank Bascombe novels. The book offers comprehensive readings of the trilogy and the stories of Women with Men and A Multitude of Sins,...
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Volume: 
176
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042024090
Publication date: 
January 2008
€58,80
$72.60
€98,00
$121.00

Brooke Lenz

Best known as the author of The French Lieutenant’s Woman and The Magus, John Fowles achieved both critical and popular success as a writer of profound and provocative fiction. In this innovative new study, Brooke Lenz reconsiders Fowles’ controversial contributions to feminist thought. Combining...
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Volume: 
175
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042023888
Publication date: 
January 2008
€42,00
$51.60
€70,00
$86.00

Edited by Isabel Moskowich-Spiegel and Begoña Crespo-García

To understand the characteristics of present-day English language and culture we must have some understanding of the earlier stages of language use. Bells Chiming from the Past investigates the early development of English and covers different aspects of English medieval studies, from traditional...
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Volume: 
174
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042023413
Publication date: 
January 2007
€45,00
$55.80
€75,00
$93.00

Lene M. Johannessen

Threshold Time provides an introductory survey of the cultural, social and political history of Mexican American and Chicano literature, as well as new in-depth analyses of a selection of works that between them span a hundred years of this particular branch of American literature. The book...
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Volume: 
173
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042023321
Publication date: 
January 2008
€31,80
$39.00
€53,00
$65.00

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