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 Theo D’haen, Peter Liebregts and Wim Tigges assisted by Colin Ewen

Configuring Romanticism focuses on the ways in which “Romanticism” continues to change shape in light of new discoveries, new readings, new approaches. To this end, some essays here gathered offer novel interpretations of Romantic “classics” such as Wordsworth, Blake, and Southey, or discuss the...
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147
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042010550
Publication date: 
January 2003
€79,00
$98.00

Lynn Wells

Allegories of Telling: Self-Referential Narrative in Contemporary British Fiction has as its founding premise Ross Chambers’s notion that “one of the important powers of fiction is its power to theorize the act of storytelling in and through the act of storytelling.” In this critical study, Lynn...
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146
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042011144
Publication date: 
January 2003
€51,00
$63.00

Zenón Luis-Martínez

Departing from earlier studies which regarded incest as a literary topos or dramatic metaphor foregrounding political, social, or legal issues, Words and Deeds: The Spectacle of Incest in English Renaissance Tragedy argues that the presence of incest on the Renaissance stage is a strategy for...
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145
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ISBN: 
9789042008441
Publication date: 
January 2002
€73,00
$90.00

Edited by Erik Kooper

After the success of the first international conference on the medieval chronicle, it was decided that another would be in place. It was held in the summer of 1999, and again drew some 150 participants. There are several reasons why the chronicle is particularly suited as the topic of an...
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Volume: 
144
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042008342
Publication date: 
January 2002
€73,00
$90.00

Antonina Harbus

Ideas about the human mind are culturally specific and over time vary in form and prominence. The Life of the Mind in Old English Poetry presents the first extensive exploration of Anglo-Saxon beliefs about the mind and how these views informed Old English poetry. It identifies in this poetry a...
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Volume: 
143
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042008144
Publication date: 
January 2002
€59,00
$73.00

Raphaël Ingelbien

In Misreading England: Poetry and Nationhood Since the Second World War, Raphaël Ingelbien examines how issues of nationhood have affected the works and the reception of several English and Irish poets – Philip Larkin, Ted Hughes, Geoffrey Hill and Seamus Heaney. This study explores the...
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142
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ISBN: 
9789042011236
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January 2002
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$82.00

Edited by Javier E. Díaz Vera

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Volume: 
141
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042013308
Publication date: 
January 2002
€165,00
$204.00

Edited by Barbara Garlick

Tradition and how far writers fit into or diverge from the demands of tradition is one of the most debated issues in literary discussion. Gender, however, is not often part of discussions which depend on such questions at the decisiveness of the Modernist break with the Victorian period or...
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Volume: 
140
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042013001
Publication date: 
January 2002
€53,00
$65.00

Philipp Wolf

Contemporary studies of memory focus either on the psychology of remembering, on its archives and media, or on the traditional ars memoriae. The general cultural framework with its social and material factors is largely neglected, despite the obvious impact on both collective and individual...
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139
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ISBN: 
9789042015289
Publication date: 
January 2002
€59,00
$73.00

Edited by Bouwe Postmus

The crown upon the continuing vitality and popularity of Gissing studies in the final decade of the twentieth century was the publication of The Collected Letters of George Gissing (1990-97). The editors of that mammoth undertaking, Paul Mattheisen, Arthur Young and Pierre Coustillas, had long...
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Volume: 
138
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042014770
Publication date: 
January 2001
€79,00
$98.00

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