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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xlv, 232 pp.
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0165-9618
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201

Edited by Martin Willis and Catherine Wynne

Victorian Literary Mesmerism examines the engagement between literature and mesmerism in Victorian writing. Drawing on recent trends in interdisciplinary literary scholarship the essays collected here investigate the complex connections between scientific mesmerism, its manifestations in the...
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160
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042020085
Publication date: 
January 2006
€75,00
$93.00

Barbara Rawlinson

This comprehensive study of George Gissing’s short stories and related non-fiction is essential reading for students of nineteenth-century realism. For the first time readers will be able to follow the development which transformed Gissing’s unremarkable early stories into the very individual...
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Volume: 
159
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042020856
Publication date: 
January 2006
€83,00
$102.00

Samuel Fisher Dodson

Berryman’s Henry: Living at the Intersection of Need and Art offers scholars and students the first thorough and well-researched vehicle into John Berryman’s epic poem The Dream Songs. Through a close reading of the text, an examination of the history of its criticism and some of Berryman’s...
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Volume: 
158
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042016897
Publication date: 
January 2006
€53,00
$65.00

Alice Mills

Mervyn Peake has been acclaimed as an author of fantasy and as an illustrator, but as yet has received little attention from literary critics. This book is the first to analyse all of Peake’s works of fiction, including his two picture story books and novella as well as the Gormenghast series and...
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Volume: 
157
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042017085
Publication date: 
January 2005
€67,00
$82.00

Russell West-Pavlov

Bodies and their Spaces: System, Crisis and Transformation in Early Modern Theatre explores the emergence of the distinctively modern “gender system” at the close of the early modern period. The book investigates shifts in the gendered spaces assigned to men and women in the “public” and “private...
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Volume: 
156
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042016880
Publication date: 
January 2005
€72,00
$89.00

Anne C. Hegerfeldt

Magic realism has long been treated as a phenomenon restricted to postcolonial literature. Drawing on works from Britain, Lies that Tell the Truth compellingly shows how magic realist fiction can be produced also at what is usually considered to be the cultural centre without forfeiting the mode...
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Volume: 
155
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042019744
Publication date: 
January 2005
€104,00
$129.00

Edited by Lawrence Phillips

Ranging from the turn of the nineteenth century to the last few years of the twentieth century, The Swarming Streets explores the representation of London in the last century through some of the major writers who have made it the foundation of their work. The natural companion to recent major...
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Volume: 
154
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042016637
Publication date: 
January 2004
€62,00
$78.00

Madelena Gonzalez

Fiction after the Fatwa: Salman Rushdie and the Charm of Catastrophe proposes for the first time an examination of what Rushdie has achieved as a writer since the fourteenth of February 1989, the date of the fatwa. This study argues that his constant questioning of fictional form and the language...
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Volume: 
153
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042019621
Publication date: 
January 2004
€67,00
$82.00

Elke D’hoker

Visions of Alterity: Representation in the Works of John Banville offers detailed and original readings of the work of the Irish author John Banville, one of the foremost figures in contemporary European literature. It investigates one of the fundamental concerns of Banville’s novels: mediating...
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151
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042016712
Publication date: 
January 2004
€67,00
$82.00

Edited by Hans Bak

Uneasy Alliance illuminates the recent search in literary studies for a new interface between textual and contextual readings. Written in tribute to G.A.M. Janssens, the twenty-one essays in the volume exemplify a renewed awareness of the paradoxical nature of literary texts both as works of...
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Volume: 
150
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042016118
Publication date: 
January 2004
€97,00
$120.00

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