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  • MLA Handbook
    MLA Handbook (English, Paperback) Modern Language Association

    The Modern Language Association, the authority on research and writing, takes a fresh look at documenting sources in the eighth edition of the MLA Handbook. Shorter and redesigned for easy use, the eighth edition of the MLA Handbook guides writers through the principles behind evaluating sources for their research.

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  • Approaches to Teaching Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings and Other Works
    Approaches to Teaching Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings and Other Works (English, Paperback) Leslie A. Donovan

    "This work fills a major need. It will give graduate students and experienced professors alike the confidence to teach Tolkien and the ability to construct a meaningful and challenging course." - Janet Brennan Croft, University of Oklahoma

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  • Lettres d'Une Peruvienne
    Lettres d'Une Peruvienne (Multiple languages, Paperback) Joan DeJean

    In this eighteenth-century novel, the Inca princess Zilia is kidnapped by Spanish conquerors, captured by the French after a battle at sea, and taken to Europe.

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  • Introduction to Old Occitan
    Introduction to Old Occitan (Multiple languages, Paperback) William D. Paden $35.66
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  • Approaches to Teaching Sand's Indiana
    Approaches to Teaching Sand's Indiana (English, Paperback) David A. Powell

    Written in 1832, George Sand's Indianaappeared during a period of French history marked by revolution and regime change, civil unrest, and slave revolts, when women faced rigid social constraints and had limited rights within marriage. This volume gathers pedagogical essays that will enhance the teaching of Indiana and contribute to students' understanding and appreciation of the novel.

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  • Ourika
    Ourika (English, Paperback) John Fowles

    Ourika relates the experiences of a Senegalese girl who is rescued from slavery and raised by an aristocratic French family during the French Revolution.

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  • Nihilist Girl
    Nihilist Girl (English, Paperback) Natasha Kolchevska

    First published in Switzerland in 1892, finally printed in Russia in 1906, and never before translated into English, Nihilist Girl is the story of a young aristocrat who longs to devote her life to a cause.

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  • Approaches to Teaching Byron's Poetry
    Approaches to Teaching Byron's Poetry (English, Hardback) Frederick W. Shilstone

    Now at seventy-three volumes, this popular MLA series (ISSN 1059-1133) addresses a broad range of literary texts. Each volume surveys teaching aids and critical material and brings together essays that apply a variety of perspectives to teaching the text. Upper-level undergraduate and graduate students, student teachers, education specialists, and teachers in all humanities disciplines will find...

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  • Teaching Early Modern English Literature from the Archives
    Teaching Early Modern English Literature from the Archives (English, Paperback) Heidi Brayman Hackel

    Offers pedagogical techniques and syllabus suggestions for bringing electronic and material archive research into the college classroom. Includes information on digital and paper manuscripts, paleography, the history of publishing, reference works, online resources, gender, maps, music, ballads, Shakespeare, emblems, verse miscellanies, typeface, and the history of the book.

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  • Approaches to Teaching the Works of John Dryden
    Approaches to Teaching the Works of John Dryden (English, Paperback) Jayne Lewis

    "Offers pedagogical techniques . . . including bringing issues of translation, adaptation, religion, literary rivalry, criticism, and occasional poetry . . . . Genres covered include satire, elegy, heroic tragedy, and comedy. Includes information on editions, translations, reference works, biographies, and online resources"--

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  • Approaches to Teaching Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings and Other Works
    Approaches to Teaching Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings and Other Works (English, Hardback) Leslie A. Donovan

    "This work fills a major need. It will give graduate students and experienced professors alike the confidence to teach Tolkien and the ability to construct a meaningful and challenging course." - Janet Brennan Croft, University of Oklahoma

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  • Approaches to Teaching the Novels of Henry Fielding
    Approaches to Teaching the Novels of Henry Fielding (English, Paperback) Jennifer Preston Wilson

    "Offers pedagogical techniques for teaching Henry Fielding's novels, bringing considerations of epic, comedy, romance, religion, law, politics, class, gender, narrative voice, style, formalism, historicism, and book history into the college classroom. Includes information on editions, reference works, biographies, and online resources. Gives syllabus suggestions for undergraduate and graduate...

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  • An Introduction to Bibliographical and Textual Studies
    An Introduction to Bibliographical and Textual Studies (English, Paperback) Craig S. Abbott, William Proctor Williams

    To a reader of Joyce's Ulysses, it makes a difference whether one of Stephen Dedalus's first thoughts is `No mother' (as in the printed version) or `No, mother!' (as in the manuscript). The scholarship surrounding such textual differences is the focus of the fourth edition of William Proctor Williams and Craig S. Abbott's acclaimed handbook.

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  • Disciplinary Identities
    Disciplinary Identities (English, Paperback) Steven Mailloux

    What are the historical relations among academic disciplines focused on oral and written rhetoric? In Disciplinary Identities, Steven Mailloux examines the formation of English literary studies, speech communication, and composition, explaining how these fields came to be shaped and separated as they are today. In so doing, Mailloux illustrates the interpretive power of a technique he calls...

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  • Approaches to Teaching Baudelaire's Prose Poems
    Approaches to Teaching Baudelaire's Prose Poems (English, Hardback) Cheryl Krueger

    A prolific poet, art critic, essayist, and translator, Charles Baudelaire is best known for his volumes of verse and prose poems. This volume explores his prose poems, which depict Paris during the Second Empire and offer compelling and fraught representations of urban expansion, social change, and modernity.

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  • Approaches to Teaching Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway
    Approaches to Teaching Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway (English, Paperback) Eileen Barrett

    Mrs. Dalloway is considered a central work in Virginia Woolf's oeuvre and in the modernist canon. It not only addresses historical and cultural issues such as war, colonialism, class, politics, marriage, sexuality, and psychology but also reimagines the novel form. Moreover, Mrs. Dalloway continues to grow in its influence and visibility, inspiring adaptations in film, theater, print, and other...

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  • Teaching the Latin American Boom
    Teaching the Latin American Boom (English, Paperback) Lucille Kerr

    Provides a wide range of options for teaching the complexities of the Latin American literary Boom of the 1960s and `70s, explores the influence of Boom works and authors, presents different frameworks for thinking about the Boom, proposes ways to approach it in the classroom, and provides resources for selecting materials for courses.

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  • Monsieur Venus
    Monsieur Venus (Multiple languages, Paperback) Melanie Hawthorne

    In this key text from the French decadent movement, an aristocratic young woman becomes enamoured of a young man who makes artificial flowers for a living.

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  • Don Quixote
    Don Quixote (English, Paperback) Mikhail Bulgakov

    When Soviet censors approved Mikhail Bulgakov's stage adaptation of Don Quixote, they were unaware that they were sanctioning a subtle but powerful criticism of Stalinist rule.The volume's introduction provides background for Bulgakov's adaptation and compares Bulgakov with Cervantes and the twentieth-century Russian work with the seventeenth century Spanish work.

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  • Approaches to Teaching the Works of Jack London
    Approaches to Teaching the Works of Jack London (English, Paperback) Kenneth K. Brandt

    "This outstanding volume invites instructors to consider a much larger number of works than are generally assigned. It provides a solid grounding in the literary and historical context necessary for newcomers to London and fresh ideas for those who have taught the canonical texts before." - John Dudley, University of South Dakota.

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