Literary History & Criticism


There were 18 items found.
Showing page 1 from 2
  • Cover scan of New Critical Thinking
    New Critical Thinking: Criticism To Come
    - Paperback - Edinburgh University Press
    Following a scene-setting introduction which reflects on the state of theory today, the eleven chapters in this volume introduce new areas of critical thinking which go beyond the standard 'isms'.
  • Cover scan of New Critical Thinking
    New Critical Thinking: Criticism To Come
    - Hardback - Edinburgh University Press
    Following a scene-setting introduction which reflects on the state of theory today, the eleven chapters in this volume introduce new areas of critical thinking which go beyond the standard 'isms'.
  • Cover scan of National 5 & Higher English - Scottish Short Texts
    National 5 & Higher English - Scottish Short Texts
    Willie McGuire - Paperback - Hodder Gibson
    This text provides valuable advice on writing about the most popular Scottish poems and short stories from the lists of set texts published by the Scottish Qualifications Authority for National 5 and Higher English.
  • Cover scan of Nineteenth-Century U.S. Literature In Middle Eastern Languages
    Nineteenth-Century U.S. Literature In Middle Eastern Languages
    Jeffrey Einboden - Hardback - Edinburgh University Press
    This is a transnational study of the American Renaissance which explores the literary circulation of Middle Eastern translations of 19th-century US literature.
  • Cover scan of The Novels Of Walter Scott And His Literary Relations
    The Novels Of Walter Scott And His Literary Relations: Mary Brunton, Susan Ferrier And Christian Johnstone
    Andrew Monnickendam - Hardback - Palgrave Macmillan
    Using a wealth of diverse source material this book comprises an innovative critical study which, for the first time, examines Scott through the filter of his female contemporaries. It not only provides thought-provoking ideas about their handling of, for example, the love-plot, but also produces a different, more sombre Scott.
  • Cover scan of The Novel Today- Edinburgh International Festival 1962
    The Novel Today- Edinburgh International Festival 1962: Programme And Notes, International Writer's Conference
    Andrew Hook - Paperback - Kennedy & Boyd
    In August 1962, the Edinburgh International Festival hosted a truly innovative International Writers' Conference. This is a facsimile of the programme, combining articles which introduce and give context to the five days and themes.
  • Cover scan of Norman MacCaig
    Norman MacCaig
    Alasdair D. F. Macrae - Paperback - Northcote House
    Norman MacCaig, who died in 1996, was a prolific poet whose later poetry is accessible and popular. This study locates him in his literary and social contexts and presents his work according to its major emphases.
  • Cover scan of Norman MacCaig
    Norman MacCaig
    Alasdair D. F. Macrae - Hardback - Northcote House
    Norman MacCaig, who died in 1996, was a prolific poet whose later poetry is accessible and popular. This study locates him in his literary and social contexts and presents his work according to its major emphases.
  • BDS Thumbnail Image
    Narratives Of Class In New Irish And Scottish Literature: From Joyce To Kelman, Doyle, Galloway, And McNamee
    Mary M. McGlynn - Hardback - Palgrave Macmillan
    Mary McGlynn argues that the outskirts of cities have become spaces for a new literature beyond boundaries of traditional notions of nation, class & gender. The works of Roddy Doyle & James Kelman are amongst the case studies.
  • Cover scan of Neil Munro's John Splendid And The New Road
    Neil Munro's John Splendid And The New Road
    Ronald Renton - Paperback - Association for Scottish Literary Studies
    The 'Scotnotes' booklets are a series of study guides to major Scottish writers and texts used within literature courses. This title covers two novels by Neil Munro. 'John Splendid' revolves around the bitter 17th century Campbell-Montrose feud, and 'The New Road' deals with Jacobitism, Highland history and culture and the forces of change.

Showing page 1 from 2