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Things of Darkness: Economics of Race and Gender in Early Modern England
Things of Darkness: Economics of Race and Gender in Early Modern England
by Kim F. Hall
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The 'Ethiope, ' the 'tawny Tartar, ' the 'woman blackamoore, ' and 'knotty Africanisms'--allusions to blackness abound in Renaissance texts. Kim F. Hall's eagerly awaited book is the first to view these evocations of blackness in the contexts of sexual... (read more)

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Fantasy Fiction (05 Edition)
Fantasy Fiction (05 Edition)
by Armitt
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This is a series of introductory books about different types of writing. One strand of the series will focus on genres such as Science Fiction, Horror, Romance, and Crime. The other strand will focus on movements or styles often associated with... (read more)

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Narrative Discourse : an Essay in Method (80 Edition)
Narrative Discourse : an Essay in Method (80 Edition)
by Gerard Genette
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Gerard Genette, a critic of international stature, here builds a systematic theory of narrative upon an analysis of the writings of Marcel Proust, particularly Remembrance of Things Past. Adopting what is essentially a structuralist approach, the author... (read more)

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Hawthorne (Cornell Paperbacks)
Hawthorne (Cornell Paperbacks)
by Henry James
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Originally published in 1879, Henry James's HAWTHORNE is available once more after being long out of print. In this critique of one literary genius by another, James not only considers Hawthorne as a man and a writer, but he uses his subject as a vantage... (read more)

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Story and Discourse: Narrative Structure in Fiction and Film
Story and Discourse: Narrative Structure in Fiction and Film
by Seymour Chatman
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Narrative Structure in Fiction and Film. 'For the specialist in the study of narrative structure, this is a solid and very perceptive exploration of the issues salient to the telling of a story-whatever the medium. Chatman, whose approach here is at once... (read more)

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Visionary Company: A Reading of English Romantic Poetry
Visionary Company: A Reading of English Romantic Poetry
by Harold Bloom
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This is a revised and enlarged edition of the most extensive and detailed critical reading of English Romantic poetry ever attempted in a single volume.... (read more)

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Horror Fiction: An Introduction (Literary Genres)
Horror Fiction: An Introduction (Literary Genres)
by Gina Wisker
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This is a series of introductory books about different types of writing. One strand of the series focuses on genres such asScience Fiction, Horror, Romance, and Crime, and the other focuses on movements or styles often associated with historicaland... (read more)

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The Fantastic: A Structural Approach to a Literary Genre (Cornell Paperbacks)
The Fantastic: A Structural Approach to a Literary Genre (Cornell Paperbacks)
by Tzvetan Todorov
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Ovid and the Moderns
Ovid and the Moderns
by Theodore Ziolkowski, Comp
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The Spectacular Past: Popular History and the Novel in Nineteenth-Century France
The Spectacular Past: Popular History and the Novel in Nineteenth-Century France
by Maurice Samuels
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Narrating Reality: Austen, Scott, Eliot
Narrating Reality: Austen, Scott, Eliot
by Harry E. Shaw
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In the Court of the Pear King: French Culture and the Rise of Realism
In the Court of the Pear King: French Culture and the Rise of Realism
by Sandy Petrey
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Play and the Politics of Reading: The Social Uses of Modernist Form
Play and the Politics of Reading: The Social Uses of Modernist Form
by Paul B. Armstrong
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The Empty Cage: Inquiry Into the Mysterious Disappearance of the Author
The Empty Cage: Inquiry Into the Mysterious Disappearance of the Author
by Carla Benedetti
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Monomania: The Flight from Everyday Life in Literature and Art
Monomania: The Flight from Everyday Life in Literature and Art
by Marina Van Zuylen
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Political Unconscious
Political Unconscious
by Fredric Jameson
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The Spectacular Past: Popular History and the Novel in Nineteenth-Century France
The Spectacular Past: Popular History and the Novel in Nineteenth-Century France
by Maurice Samuels
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Coming To Terms : the Rhetoric of Narrative in Fiction and Film (90 Edition)
Coming To Terms : the Rhetoric of Narrative in Fiction and Film (90 Edition)
by Seymour Chatman
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-234) and index.... (read more)

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Mallarme: The Poet and His Circle
Mallarme: The Poet and His Circle
by Rosemary Lloyd
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Offers a subtle exploration of the mind and letters of the French Symbolist poet Stephane Mallarme, one of the giants of modern European poetry.... (read more)

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Black Subjects: Identity Formation in the Contemporary Narrative of Slavery
Black Subjects: Identity Formation in the Contemporary Narrative of Slavery
by Arlene R. Keizer
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Writers as diverse as Carolivia Herron, Charles Johnson, Paule Marshall, Toni Morrison, and Derek Walcott have addressed the history of slavery in their literary works. In this groundbreaking new book, Arlene R. Keizer contends that these writers... (read more)

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