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The Romance of Arthur: An Anthology of Medieval Texts in Translation
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mpn: SG-USB-519, ean: 9780415782890, isbn: 0415782899,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
The Romance of Arthur, James J. Wilhelm’s classic anthology of Arthurian literature, is an essential text for students of the medieval Romance tradition. This fully updated third edition presents a comprehensive reader, mapping the course of Arthu...
Hamlet: Language and Writing (Arden Student Skills: Language and Writing)
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ean: 9781408154892, isbn: 1408154897,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
This lively and informative guide reveals Hamlet as marking a turning point in Shakespeare's use of language and dramatic form as well as addressing the key problem at the play's core: Hamlet's inaction. It also looks at recent critical approaches to...
George Orwell's Theory of Language
ean: 9780595193202, isbn: 059519320X,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
There is not a single book that gives a systematic description of George Orwells views on language. Andrei Reznikovs work is the first attempt to fill this gap. Reznikov puts together the pieces of Orwells language puzzle, scattered throughout his es...
Reading Shakespeare's Dramatic Language (Arden Shakespeare)
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ean: 9781903436295, isbn: 9781903436295,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 114 reviews
This accessible and interdisciplinary volume addresses a fundamental need in current education in language, literature and drama. Many of today's students lack the grammatical and linguistic skills to enable them to study Shakespearean and other Rena...
The Language of Jane Austen (Language, Style and Literature)
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ean: 9783319721613, isbn: 3319721615,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 202 reviews
Joe Bray’s careful analysis of Jane Austen’s stylistic techniques reveals that the genius of her writing is far from effortless; rather he makes the case for her as a meticulous craftswoman and a radical stylistic pioneer. Countering those who ha...
The Rhythms of English Poetry (English Language Series)
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780582551053, isbn: 0582551056,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
Examines the way in which poetry in English makes use of rhythm. The author argues that there are three major influences which determine the verse-forms used in any language: the natural rhythm of the spoken language itself; the properties of rhythmi...
Common Prayer: The Language of Public Devotion in Early Modern England
By University of Chicago Press
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ean: 9780226789699, isbn: 9780226789699,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 178 reviews
Common Prayer explores the relationship between prayer and poetry in the century following the Protestant Reformation. Ramie Targoff challenges the conventional and largely misleading distinctions between the ritualized world of Catholicism and the m...
The Familiar Enemy: Chaucer, Language, and Nation in the Hundred Years War
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mpn: 10 black and white halftones, 3 maps, ean: 9780199657704, isbn: 019965770X,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 111 reviews
The Familiar Enemy re-examines the linguistic, literary, and cultural identities of England and France within the context of the Hundred Years War. During this war, two profoundly intertwined peoples developed complex strategies for expressing their ...
Shakespeare's Military Language: A Dictionary (Student Shakespeare Library)
By Brand: Bloomsbury Academic
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ean: 9780826477774, isbn: 0826477771,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 159 reviews
Shakespeare's Military Language: A Dictionary is a comprehensive reference guide to Shakespeare's use of military language, customs and ideas. More than just a book of definitions, an A-Z of nearly 300 entries provides a comprehensive account of Shak...
A Linguistic Guide to English Poetry (English Language)
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ean: 9780582550131, isbn: 0582550130,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
Seeks to demonstrate that the study of English poetry is enriched by the insights of modern linguistic analysis, and that linguistic and critical disciplines are not separate but complementary. Examining a wide range of poetry, Professor Leech consid...
Shakespeare's Religious Language: A Dictionary (Arden Shakespeare Dictionaries)
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ean: 9781472577269, isbn: 1472577264,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
Religious issues and discourse are key to an understanding of Shakespeare's plays and poems. This dictionary discusses over 1000 words and names in Shakespeare's works that have a religious connotation. Its unique word-by-word approach allows equal c...
Towards Identifying the C-Test Construct (Language Testing and Evaluation)
ean: 9780820465586, isbn: 0820465585,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 79 reviews
What do C-Tests really measure? This book describes the history and the theoretical background of C-Tests and gives a survey of research into C-Test validity, which leads to the central question: How much context do test takers need to process when t...
Shakespeare from the Margins: Language, Culture, Context
By University of Chicago Press
ean: 9780226645858, isbn: 0226645851,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 128 reviews
In the interpretation of Shakespeare, wordplay has often been considered inconsequential, frequently reduced to a decorative "quibble." But in Shakespeare from the Margins: Language, Culture, Context, Patricia Parker, one of the most original interpr...
Antony and Cleopatra: Language and Writing (Arden Student Skills: Language and Writing)
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ean: 9781472504999, isbn: 1472504992,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
Reading Antony and Cleopatra is particularly challenging because of Shakespeare's masterful embodiment of Rome and Egypt's contrasting worlds in language, structure, and characterization.Instead of seeing the interaction of Roman and Egyptian perspec...
Samuel Beckett and the Language of Subjectivity
By Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9781108483247, isbn: 1108483240,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 66 reviews
Samuel Beckett and the Language of Subjectivity is the first sustained exploration of aporia as a vital, subversive, and productive figure within Beckett's writing as it moves between prose and theatre. Informed by key developments in analytic and co...
Tolkien and Wales: Language, Literature and Identity
By University of Wales Press
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ean: 9780708323915, isbn: 070832391X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 141 reviews
Tolkien once wrote: 'I love Wales - and especially the Welsh language'. This book explores how that love influenced Tolkien's ideas about language, many aspects of his creative writing, and his sense of an English identity. It describes more fully th...
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