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  • Dr Faustus: the A- and B- Texts (1604, 1616) by David Bevington
    Dr Faustus: the A- and B- Texts (1604, 1616) (English, Paperback) David Bevington

    Dr Faustus, first published in 1604 long after Christopher Marlowe had died (in 1593) and then published in an expanded version in 1616, has long fascinated readers and scholars alike as one of the great puzzles in Renaissance English drama. Marlowe himself was highly controversial in his own day, and remains so today, as a daringly heterodox writer. The so-called A-text of 1604 is very short,...

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  • ReQuiem Por Un Campesino EspanOl by Ramon J. Sender
    ReQuiem Por Un Campesino EspanOl (English, Paperback) Ramon J. Sender

    This edition of a novel inspired by the Spanish Civil War, offers notes and an introduction, which have been compiled in the light of recent socio-political, topic-based syllabuses and communications studies courses.

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  • Beginning Theory by Peter Barry
    Beginning Theory (English, Paperback) Peter Barry

    Beginning theory has been helping students navigate through the thickets of literary and cultural theory for over two decades. This new and expanded fourth edition continues to offer students and readers the best one-volume introduction to the field....

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  • Pauper Policies by Samantha A. Shave
    Pauper Policies (English, Paperback) Samantha A. Shave

    Pauper policies examines how policies under the old and New Poor Laws were conceived, adopted, implemented, developed or abandoned. This fresh perspective reveals significant aspects of poor law history which have been overlooked by scholars. -- .

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  • Adapting Frankenstein by Dennis R. Cutchins
    Adapting Frankenstein (English, Paperback) Dennis R. Cutchins

    This edited collection explores the afterlife of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein in theatre and film, radio, literature and graphics novels, making a substantial contribution to the field of adaptation studies. -- .

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  • The Postmodern Condition by Jean-Francois Lyotard
    The Postmodern Condition (English, Paperback) Jean-Francois Lyotard

    Many definitions of postmodernism focus on its nature as the aftermath of the modern industrial age when technology developed. This book extends that analysis to postmodernism by looking at the status of science, technology, and the arts, the significance of technocracy, and the way the flow of information is controlled in the Western world.

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  • Ideal Homes, 1918-39 by Deborah Sugg Ryan
    Ideal Homes, 1918-39 (English, Paperback) Deborah Sugg Ryan

    Focusing on the house-building boom of the interwar years, when Britain became a nation of homeowners, this book investigates the ways in which ordinary people expressed new class and gender identities through the design, architecture and decoration of their homes. -- .

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  • The Later Stuart Church, 1660-1714 by Grant Tapsell
    The Later Stuart Church, 1660-1714 (English, Paperback) Grant Tapsell

    This book features nine essays written by leading scholars in the field to offer new insights into the place of the Church of England within the volatile Restoration era. Sections on ideas and people include essays covering the royal supremacy, the theology of the later Stuart Church and clerical and lay interests. -- .

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  • European Art and the Wider World 1350-1550 by Kathleen Christian
    European Art and the Wider World 1350-1550 (English, Paperback) Kathleen Christian

    Focuses on issues of assimilation, translation and misunderstanding as art objects moved between cultures, either literally or imaginatively, and considers how visual culture expresses the increasing contact between Europe and the rest of the world in this era. -- .

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  • The Historian'S Craft by Marc Bloch
    The Historian'S Craft (English, Paperback) Marc Bloch

    This work, by the co-founder of the "Annales School" deals with the uses and methods of history. It is useful for students of history, teachers of historiography and all those interested in the writings of the Annales school.

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  • An Humorous Day's Mirth by Charles Edelman
    An Humorous Day's Mirth (English, Paperback) Charles Edelman

    George Chapman's An Humorous Day's Mirth is one of the Elizabethan theatre's most successful comedies. In his new Revels edition, Charles Edelman presents a play that will delight today's readers and audiences as much as it did those of 1597. -- .

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  • The Duchess of Malfi by John Brown
    The Duchess of Malfi (English, Paperback) John Brown

    Based on the reprinted Revels Plays Edition of 1964, the notes to this play have been augmented to cast futher light on Webster's dialogue. A new introduction sets the tragedy in the context of pre-Civil War England and discusses the play's themes, action and visual imagery.

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  • Steven Berkoff and the Theatre of Self-Performance by Robert Cross
    Steven Berkoff and the Theatre of Self-Performance (English, Paperback) Robert Cross

    This book is the first substantial study of Steven Berkoff's career, examining the construction and projection of his notorious public persona through his plays and writings. -- .

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  • Art and its Global Histories by Diana Newall
    Art and its Global Histories (English, Paperback) Diana Newall

    A varied selection of content, including excerpts, new translations, interviews with curators and artists, and art criticism. The Reader is contextualised under key themes and ideas that underpin the notion of a global art history that spans from the 1400s to present day. -- .

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  • Volpone by Ben Jonson
    Volpone (English, Paperback) Ben Jonson

    This Revels student edition of Jonson's "Volpone" has been modernised for the use of students, theatrical producers and actors of the play. The introduction presents new material about Volpone's debt to the popular Reynard beast epic and Italian commedia dell'arte.

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  • Women Poets of the English Civil War by Sarah C. E. Ross
    Women Poets of the English Civil War (English, Paperback) Sarah C. E. Ross

    Featuring modernised spelling and detailed explanatory notes, this anthology of Civil War-era women poets is perfect for students of English literature and early modern studies. -- .

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  • The Power of Vulnerability by Anu Koivunen
    The Power of Vulnerability (English, Hardback) Anu Koivunen

    This collection presents a critical and historicising investigation of contemporary debates on affect, power and agency in queer, feminist and antiracist media cultures. Through a range of in-depth case studies, the book explores the potential as well as the constraints of vulnerability as a new political language. -- .

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  • Leonora Carrington and the International Avant-Garde by Catriona McAra
    Leonora Carrington and the International Avant-Garde (English, Paperback) Catriona McAra

    The first comprehensive examination of Leonora Carrington (1917-2011), a major twentieth-century writer and multi-media artist. It offers an interdisciplinary exploration of the intellectual, literary, and artistic currents that animate her relationships with avant-garde movements throughout the Western Hemisphere. -- .

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  • An Ethnography of Ngo Practice in India by Stewart Allen
    An Ethnography of Ngo Practice in India (English, Hardback) Stewart Allen

    Through an ethnographic study of the 'Barefoot College', an internationally renowned non- governmental development organisation (NGO) situated in Rajasthan, India, this book investigates the methods and practices by which a development organisation materialises and manages a construction of success -- .

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  • The Houses of History by Anna Green
    The Houses of History (English, Paperback) Anna Green, Kathleen Troup

    An updated edition of this accessible critical reader, with additional chapters including an introduction that contextualises the rise of each theoretical perspective and draw links between them. -- .

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