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A History of California Literature

by Blake Allmendinger

<p>Blake Allmendinger's A History of California Literature surveys the paradoxical image of the Golden State as a site of dreams and disenchantment, formidable beginnings and ruinous ends. This history encompasses the prismatic nature of ...

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A History of Colombian Literature

by Raymond Leslie Williams

<p>In recent decades, the international recognition of Nobel Laureate Gabriel García Márquez has placed Colombian writing on the global literary map. A History of Colombian Literature explores the genealogy of Colombian poetry and prose from the

ISBN: 9781316494417

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A History of Disease in Ancient Times

More Lethal than War

by Philip Norrie

<p>This book shows how bubonic plague and smallpox helped end the Hittite Empire, the Bronze Age in the Near East and later the Carthaginian Empire. The book will examine all the possible infectious diseases present in ancient times and show ...

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A History of Early Modern Women's Writing

by Patricia Phillippy

<p>A History of Early Modern Women's Writing is essential reading for students and scholars working in the field of early modern British literature and history. This collaborative book of twenty-two chapters offers an expansive, multifaceted ...

ISBN: 9781108576284

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A History Of English Literature

by William Vaughn Moody

<p>First published in 1902, this volume contains a detailed history of English literature beginning in the Anglo-Saxon Period and ending with contemporary literature. “A History of English Literature” is highly recommended for all students of ...

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A History of English Romanticism in the Eighteenth Century (Routledge Revivals)

by Henry A. Beers

<p>First published in 1926, this title presents the great artistic and literary innovations of the Romantic movement according to an often overlooked and unacknowledged definition of ‘Romanticism’, which is of particular relevance in the ...

ISBN: 9781317684763

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A History of English Romanticism in the Nineteenth Century (Routledge Revivals)

by Henry A. Beers

<p><em>A History of English Romanticism in the Nineteenth Century</em>, first published in 1926, presents the great artistic and literary innovations of the Romantic movement according to an often overlooked and unacknowledged definition of ...

ISBN: 9781317748847

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A History of Falling Things

by Mr James Graham

<p>'Oh, you do look...really good, though. You know. In the face.<br /> Oh and, uh, I love you.'</p> <p>Prisoners of their fear of falling things - keraunothetophobiacs - Jacqui and Robin are restricted to living indoors. When they meet online

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A History of Food in Literature

From the Fourteenth Century to the Present

by Charlotte Boyce & Joan Fitzpatrick

<p>When novels, plays and poems refer to food, they are often doing much more than we might think. Recent critical thinking suggests that depictions of food in literary works can help to explain the complex relationship between the body, ...

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A History of Indian Poetry in English

by Rosinka Chaudhuri

<p>A History of Indian Poetry in English explores the genealogy of Anglophone verse in India from its nineteenth-century origins to the present day. Beginning with an extensive introduction that charts important theoretical contributions to the ...

ISBN: 9781316481981

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A History of Irish Modernism

by Gregory Castle & Patrick Bixby

<p>A History of Irish Modernism examines a wide variety of artworks (from the 1890s to the 1970s), including examples from literature, film, painting, music, radio, and architecture. Each chapter considers a particular aspect of Irish culture ...

ISBN: 9781316819616

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A History of Irish Working-Class Writing

by Michael Pierse

<p>A History of Irish Working-Class Writing provides a wide-ranging and authoritative chronicle of the writing of Irish working-class experience. Ground-breaking in scholarship and comprehensive in scope, it is a major intervention in Irish ...

ISBN: 9781108547567

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A History of Japanese Theatre

by Jonah Salz

<p>Japan boasts one of the world's oldest, most vibrant and most influential performance traditions. This accessible and complete history provides a comprehensive overview of Japanese theatre and its continuing global influence. Written by ...

ISBN: 9781316393703

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A History of Literary Criticism

by Michael Morony

<p>The author traces the course of literary criticism from its foundations in classical and medieval precepts to the theorising of the present day. He explores the texts which have been milestones in the history of critical thought, placing them

ISBN: 9781349214952

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A History of Mexican Literature

by Ignacio M. Sänchez Prado, Anna M. Nogar & José Ramón Ruisánchez Serra

<p>A History of Mexican Literature chronicles a story more than five hundred years in the making, looking at the development of literary culture in Mexico from its indigenous beginnings to the twenty-first century. Featuring a comprehensive ...

ISBN: 9781316489147

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A History of Modern French Literature

From the Sixteenth Century to the Twentieth Century

by Christopher Prendergast

<p><strong>An accessible and authoritative new history of French literature, written by a highly distinguished transatlantic group of scholars</strong></p> <p>This book provides an engaging, accessible, and exciting new history of French ...

ISBN: 9781400885046

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A History of Modern Irish Women's Literature

by Heather Ingman & Clíona Ó Gallchoir

<p>This book offers the first comprehensive survey of writing by women in Ireland from the seventeenth century to the present day. It covers literature in all genres, including poetry, drama, and fiction, as well as life-writing and unpublished ...

ISBN: 9781108654586

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A History of Modernist Poetry

by Alex Davis & Lee M. Jenkins

<p>A History of Modernist Poetry examines innovative anglophone poetries from decadence to the post-war period. The first of its three parts considers formal and contextual issues, including myth, politics, gender, and race, while the second and

ISBN: 9781316288108

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A History of New Zealand Literature

by Mark Williams

<p>A History of New Zealand Literature traces the genealogy of New Zealand literature from its first imaginings by Europeans in the eighteenth century. Beginning with a comprehensive introduction that charts the growth of, and challenges to, a ...

ISBN: 9781316545201

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A History of Nineteenth-Century American Women's Poetry

by Jennifer Putzi & Alexandra Socarides

<p>A History of Nineteenth-Century American Women's Poetry is the first book to construct a coherent history of the field and focus entirely on women's poetry of the period. With contributions from some of the most prominent scholars of ...

ISBN: 9781316028254

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