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
E-ISBN: 
9789401210317
Publication Date: 
January 2014
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xlv, 232 pp.
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0165-9618
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201

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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173
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ISBN: 
9789042023321
E-ISBN: 
9789401205337
Publication date: 
January 2008
€53,00
$65.00

René Bosch

With their appearance during the 1760s, the five instalments of Laurence Sterne’s The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman caused something like a booksellers’ hype. Small publishers and anonymous imitators seized on Sterne’s success by bringing out great numbers of spurious new...
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172
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042022911
E-ISBN: 
9789401205061
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January 2007
€85,00
$105.00

Helga Ramsey-Kurz

Public debates on the benefits and dangers of mass literacy prompted nineteenth-century British authors to write about illiteracy. Since the early twentieth century writers outside Europe have paid increasing attention to the subject as a measure both of cultural dependence and independence. So...
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171
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042022409
E-ISBN: 
9789401204712
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January 2007
€138,00
$170.00

Fiona Tolan

Margaret Atwood: Feminism and Fiction takes a new look at the complex relationship between Margaret Atwood’s fiction and feminist politics....
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170
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042022232
E-ISBN: 
9789401204545
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January 2007
€89,00
$110.00

Anja Müller-Wood

Jacobean tragedy is typically seen as translating a general dissatisfaction with the first Stuart monarch and his court into acts of calculated recklessness and cynical brutality. Drawing on theoretical influences from social history, psychoanalysis and the study of discourses, this innovative...
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Volume: 
169
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042021907
E-ISBN: 
9789401204309
Publication date: 
January 2007
€59,00
$73.00

Madeleine Kasten

Readers today no longer relish sustained allegorical narratives the way they did in the Middle Ages, when the art of ‘other-speaking’ was as dominant in poetic discourse as it was elsewhere. Yet we live in an age which, following the postmodernist dictum that any sign can only refer to other...
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168
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042021730
E-ISBN: 
9789401204149
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January 2007
€70,00
$86.00

B.W. Lindeboom

Venus’ Owne Clerk: Chaucer’s Debt to the “Confessio Amantis” will appeal to all those who value a bit of integration of Chaucer and Gower studies. It develops the unusual theme that the Canterbury Tales were signally influenced by John Gower’s Confessio Amantis, resulting in a set-up which is...
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167
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042021501
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9789401203975
Publication date: 
January 2007
€132,00
$163.00

Edited by Thea Summerfield and Keith Busby

Relationships between people and texts form the focus of the studies collected in this book. It was presented to Erik Kooper in recognition of his lifelong efforts to bring together people from universities worldwide. It will be of special interest to scholars and students of Arthurian and Middle...
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166
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ISBN: 
9789042021457
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9789401203920
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January 2007
€58,00
$72.00

Sarah Robertson

The Secret Country is the first monograph on the work of the contemporary American novelist Jayne Anne Phillips. Through detailed and innovative textual analysis this study considers the southern aspects of Phillips’ writing. Robertson demonstrates the importance of Phillips’ place within the...
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165
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ISBN: 
9789042021402
E-ISBN: 
9789401203883
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January 2007
€79,00
$98.00

Carl Krockel

D. H. Lawrence has suffered criticism for the emotional excess of his language, and for a suspected leaning towards right-wing politics. This book contextualises his style and political values in German culture, especially its Romantic tradition which has been subjected to the same criticism as...
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164
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042021266
E-ISBN: 
9789401203777
Publication date: 
January 2007
€92,00
$113.00

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