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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 47 related to Cambridge in the long vacation: poetically described ....    

Camelot in the Nineteenth Century: Arthurian Characters in the Poems of ...

Laura C. Lambdin - History - 2000 - 157 pages
Studies the Victorian adaptation of Arthurian legends in the works of Tennyson, Arnold, Morris, and Swinburne.
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Theory and Practice of Classic Detective Fiction

Jerome Delamater, Ruth Prigozy - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 202 pages
Essays that explore major theoretical viewpoints of the detective fiction genre and then apply those theories to the novels of Agatha Christie and her heirs in the British ...
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The Condition of English: Literary Studies in a Changing Culture

Avrom Fleishman - Education - 1998 - 155 pages
Now that the "political correctness" controversy has cooled, a time for sober reflection on the field of English has arrived. This insightful book examines the costs and ...
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The Use of Arthurian Legend in Hollywood Film: From Connecticut Yankees to ...

Rebecca A. Umland, Samuel J. Umland - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1996 - 205 pages
This is the first book to examine the various uses of the Arthurian legend in Hollywood film, covering films from the 1920s to the present. The authors use five ...
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Lord Dunsany: Master of the Anglo-Irish Imagination

S. T. Joshi - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 230 pages
This is the first full-length study of Lord Dunsany's work. Dunsany (1878-1957) was one of the most popular and critically acclaimed writers of the early 20th century and one ...
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The Image of Manhood in Early Modern Literature: Viewing the Male

Andrew P. Williams - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 196 pages
The unique social history of the early modern period in England marked a crucial moment in the cultural conception and representation of masculinity. This volume explores the ...
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African-British Writings in the Eighteenth Century: The Politics of Race and ...

Helena Woodard - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 180 pages
Looks at representations of blacks in eighteenth-century British literature to illuminate British ideas about race during that period.
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Fighting Evil: Unsung Heroes in the Novels of Graham Greene

Ḥayim Gordon - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 140 pages
What can we learn from the novels of Graham Greene? This book argues that Greene's writings have much to teach us about fighting evil here and now, and about endeavoring to ...
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Fathers and Daughters in Shakespeare and Shaw

Lagretta Tallent Lenker - Drama - 2001 - 201 pages
Though Shakespeare and Shaw lived 300 years apart, they used similar techniques to dramatize the interactions of fathers and daughters. The daughters literally represent a ...
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Samuel Johnson and the Essay

Robert Donald Spector - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 254 pages
This is the first study to assess the effect of Johnson's essayistic talents on the entirety of his writing.
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