all ebooks in category: 19th Century Literary Criticism (11)

The Historian's Scarlet Letter : Reading Nathaniel Hawthorne's Masterpiece As Social and Cultural History
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1440847002 | 294 Pages | PDF | 3.16 MB

This annotated edition of The Scarlet Letter enhances student and reader comprehension of a standard work studied in literature classes, exploring names, places, objects, and …

Unruly Times: Wordsworth and Coleridge in Their Time
English | July 3, 1997 | ISBN: 0099302233 | EPUB | 288 pages | 70.2 MB

Unruly Times is a superlative portrait of the relationship between Wordsworth and Coleridge, and a fascinating exploration of the Romantic Movement and the dramatic events …

Beyond Romantic Ecocriticism: Toward Urbanatural Roosting
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0230102670 | PDF | pages: 248 | 2.6 mb

Nichols chronicles the Enlightenment view of 'Nature' as static and separate from humans as it moved towards the Romantic 'nature' characterized by dynamic links among …

Too Much: How Victorian Constraints Still Bind Women Today
English | February 25th, 2020 | ISBN: 1538729709 | 352 pages | EPUB | 0.63 MB

Lacing cultural criticism, Victorian literature, and storytelling together, "TOO MUCH spills over: with intellect, with sparkling prose, and with the brainy arguments of Vorona Cote, …

Creating Romantic Obsession: Scorpions in the Mind
English | 2019 | ISBN: 3030139875 | 206 Pages | PDF | 3.30 MB

Most of us have, at one time, been obsessed with something, but how did obsession become a mental illness? This book examines literary, medical, and …

Quaint, Exquisite: Victorian Aesthetics and the Idea of Japan
2019 | ISBN: 0691183627 | English | 240 pages | PDF | 19 MB

From the opening of trade with Britain in the 1850s, Japan occupied a unique and contradictory place in the Victorian imagination, regarded as both a …

If: The Untold Story of Kipling's American Years
English | July 9th, 2019 | ISBN: 073522143X | 256 pages | EPUB | 16.97 MB

A unique exploration of the life and work of Rudyard Kipling in Gilded Age America, from a celebrated scholar of American literature At the turn …

Dirt in Victorian Literature and Culture: Writing Materiality (Repost)
2016 | pages: 217 | ISBN: 1138932906 | PDF | 1,7 mb

Addressing the Victorian obsession with the sordid materiality of modern life, this book studies dirt in nineteenth-century English literature and the Victorian cultural imagination. Dirt …

Borrowed Imagination: The British Romantic Poets and Their Arabic-Islamic Sources
English | February 19, 2014 | ISBN: 0739187619, 1498550460 | PDF | 246 pages | 3.4 MB

Borrowed Imagination: The British Romantic Poets and Their Arabic-Islamic Sources examines masterpieces of English Romantic poetry and shows the Arabic and Islamic sources that inspired …

The Art of Being: Poetics of the Novel and Existentialists Philosophy
2018 | ISBN: 0674983653 | English | 304 pages | PDF | 14 MB

The Art of Being is a powerful account of how the literary form of the novel reorients philosophy toward the meaning of existence. Yi-Ping Ong …