Télécharger le livre :  A Length of Road

In 1841 the 'peasant poet' John Clare escaped from an asylum in Epping Forest, where he had been kept for four years, and walked over eighty miles home to Northamptonshire. Suffering from poor mental health, Clare was attempting to return to his idealized first love,...
Editeur : Jm Originals
Parution : 2021-06-24

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  The Picture Postcard

The Picture Postcard, a new window into Edwardian Ireland uses the material culture of the picture postcard as a lens through which to examine life on the island of Ireland during the Edwardian period (1902-10). Picture postcards became extremely popular worldwide at...
Editeur : Peter Lang Ltd, International Academic Publishers
Parution : 2021-06-18

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Télécharger le livre :  A Very Nice Rejection Letter

'Like all good diarists Paling's musings are funny, tender and uncensored' Sunday Times6 April 2007Writing income for the year so far: minus £300'I feel that this might just be the year in which something happens. Then again it might not. But hope drives all writers...
Editeur : Constable
Parution : 2021-06-17

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7,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Minerva Meets Vulcan: Scientific and Technological Literature – 1450–1750

This book offers a comprehensive study and account of the co-evolution of technological and scientific literature in the early modern period (1450-1750). It examines the various relationships of these literatures in six areas of knowledge – Architecture, Chemistry,...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-06-16
Collection : Archimedes
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Composing Legacies

In 2015, Professor Emerita Lucille M. Schultz donated to the University of Cincinnati her set of composition materials gathered from fifteen libraries and collections around the country. With 350 entries ranging from 1785 to 1916, the collection includes picture books...
Editeur : Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers
Parution : 2021-06-15

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Télécharger le livre :  Performing Autobiography

Performing Auto/biography: Narrating a Life as Activism analyzes the rhetorical strategies employed in five authors’ auto/biographical texts, examining their representations of identities and the public implications of writing individual identity. Exploring the ways...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-06-14

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79,11
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Télécharger le livre :  Synergy I: Marginalisation, Discrimination, Isolation and Existence in Literature

Studies on the distinguished works of English and American literature of various genres like poetry, plays and fiction are included in this book focusing on and around the central themes of “Marginalisation, Discrimination, Isolation, and Existence.” The aim of the book...
Editeur : Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Parution : 2021-06-10

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64,04
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Télécharger le livre :  Die Flugschriften der Fruehreformation aus Nord- und Nordwestboehmen

Die Produktion von deutschen Flugschriften erreichte in den 1520er Jahren auch in Nord- und Nordwestböhmen ihren Höhepunkt.Die Druckwerke der dortigen evangelischen Elite zeigen, wie diese sich an der öffentlichen Debatte um das Gemeinwohl beteiligte, zugleich aber...
Editeur : Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Parution : 2021-06-09

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Télécharger le livre :  The Knights of Modernism

According to the customary literary-historical and theoretical notion, the fact that the first modern novel represents a parody or travesty of the chivalric ideal merits no particular attention. Failing to become attuned to the real role of the chivalric ideal at the...
Editeur : J.B. Metzler
Parution : 2021-06-07
Collection : Schriften zur Weltliteratur/Studies on World Literature
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Booze as a Muse: Literary and Cultural Studies of Drink

Attempts to approach the topic of drink and literature and the question of how far this is interconnected with the habits of the writers can be considered within the wider frame of what is called drinking studies. This is an interdisciplinary field which is a composite...
Editeur : Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Parution : 2021-06-03

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Télécharger le livre :  BildWissen – KinderBuch

Die Verbreitung von Illustrationen im Kinder- und Jugendsachbuch erlebte aufgrund zunehmender Nachfrage und veränderter drucktechnischer Bedingungen im 19. Jahrhundert einen rasanten Aufschwung. Neue Reproduktionsverfahren ermöglichten die industrielle Massenfertigung...
Editeur : J.B. Metzler
Parution : 2021-06-03
Collection : Studien zu Kinder- und Jugendliteratur und -medien
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
59,15
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Télécharger le livre :  Maternal Abandonment and Queer Resistance in Twenty-First-Century Swedish Literature

This book questions why so many mothers leave their families in twenty-first-century Swedish literature, analyzing literary representations of maternal abandonment in relation to sociopolitical discourses. The volume draws on a queer-theoretical framework in order to...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-06-03

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105,49
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Télécharger le livre :  A Student's Commentary on Ovid's Metamorphoses Book 10

Discover a holistic perspective on Ovid’s Metamorphoses Book 10 with this insightful resource.  In A Student’s Commentary on Ovid’s Metamorphoses Book 10, Shawn O’Bryhim offers an insightful and concise examination of the literary, grammatical, and textual matters...
Editeur : Wiley-Blackwell
Parution : 2021-06-02

Format(s) : PDF
54,12
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Télécharger le livre :  Die bewaffnete Gesellschaft der USA

Das Buch thematisiert den aus der Besiedlungs-, vor allem der Cowboy-Ära hergeleiteten Westernmythos in den USA, der über Generationen hinweg von den populärsten Medien jeder Epoche wiederholt wird. Der bewaffneten Gesellschaft, die das 19. Jahrhundert den Vereinigten...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-06-02

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Télécharger le livre :  Chasing the Chinese Dream

This open access book explores the historical, cultural and philosophical contexts that have made anti-poverty the core of Chinese society since Liberation in 1949, and why poverty alleviation measures evolved from the simplistic aid of the 1950s to Xi Jinping’s...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-06-01

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Télécharger le livre :  William Blake vs the World

'A glittering stream of revelatory light . . . Fascinating' THE TIMES'Rich, complex and original' TOM HOLLAND'One of the best books on Blake I have ever read' DAVID KEENAN'Absolutely wonderful!' TERRY GILLIAM'An alchemical dream of a book' SALENA GODDEN'Tells us a...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2021-06-01

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Spaete Schriften zur Literatur. Teil 2: Zur Lyrik und Experimentellen Literatur

Mit der dreibändigen Jubiläumsedition zum 100. Geburtstag liegen erstmals Helmut Heißenbüttels späte Schriften zur Literatur in gesammelter Form vor. Sie enthält bislang nur verstreut veröffentlichte Texte und zeichnet wesentliche Entwicklungslinien des essayistischen...
Editeur : Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Parution : 2021-05-31

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Télécharger le livre :  Spa Culture and Literature in England, 1500-1800

This edited collection aims at highlighting the various uses of water in sixteenth, seventeenth, and eighteenth-century England, while exploring the tensions between those who praised the curative virtues of waters and those who rejected them for their supposedly...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-05-31
Collection : Early Modern Literature in History
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Télécharger le livre :  Faulkner’s Ethics

This book offers the first comprehensive investigation of ethics in the canon of William Faulkner. As the fundamental framework for its analysis of Faulkner’s fiction, this study draws on The Methods of Ethics, the magnum opus of the utilitarian philosopher Henry...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-05-28

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105,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Animals, Museum Culture and Children’s Literature in Nineteenth-Century Britain

Animals, Museum Culture and Children’s Literature in Nineteenth-Century Britain: Curious Beasties explores the relationship between the zoological and palaeontological specimens brought back from around the world in the long nineteenth century—be they alive, stuffed or...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-05-27
Collection : Palgrave Studies in Animals and Literature
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105,49
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