Artboard 33Artboard 16Artboard 18Artboard 13Artboard 42Artboard 21Artboard 4Artboard 5Artboard 45Artboard 22Artboard 7Artboard 42Artboard 23Artboard 17?Artboard 28Artboard 43Artboard 49Artboard 47Artboard 15Artboard 32Artboard 6Artboard 22Artboard 5Artboard 25Artboard 1Artboard 42Artboard 11Artboard 41Artboard 11Artboard 23Artboard 10Artboard 4Artboard 9Artboard 6Artboard 8Artboard 7Artboard 3Artboard 12Artboard 25Artboard 34Artboard 43Artboard 44Artboard 16Artboard 24Artboard 13Artboard 5Artboard 24Artboard 31Artboard 1Artboard 12Artboard 27Artboard 30Artboard 36Artboard 44Artboard 9Artboard 17Artboard 6Artboard 27Artboard 30Artboard 29Artboard 26Artboard 2Artboard 20Artboard 35Artboard 15Artboard 14Artboard 50Artboard 26Artboard 14Artboard 40Artboard 21Artboard 10Artboard 37Artboard 46Artboard 33Artboard 8

Crítica e Teoria Literária

Refinar por
1170 produtos
  • The Literature Book

    Dk
    (9319388)

    From Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby to Shelley's Frankenstein, The Literature Book documents the greatest literature ever written. Featuring over 100 best-selling books, plays and poetry from all over the world, including Latin American and African...

  • Le Deuxieme Sexe

    Beauvoir S de
    (1661369)

    Le Deuxieme Sexe

  • O Conhecimento da Literatura - Introdução aos...

    Carlos António Alves Reis
    (1643243)

    O Conhecimento da Literatura - Introdução aos Estudos Literários

  • Milton's Complex Words - Essays On The...

    Hammond,Paul
    (10079541)

    Every major poet or philosopher develops their own distinctive semantic field around those terms which matter most to them, or which contribute most profoundly to the imagined world of a particular work. This book explores the specific meanings which...

    pré-venda
  • Novel Style - Ethics And Excess In English...

    Masters,Ben
    (10079555)

    We live in a time of linguistic plainness. This is the age of the tweet and the internet meme; the soundbite, the status, the slogan. Everything reduced to its most basic components. Stripped back. Pared down. Even in the world of literature, where...

    pré-venda
  • Comparative Literature: A Very Short...

    Hutchinson,Ben
    (10079549)

    Comparative Literature is both the past and the future of literary studies. Its history is intimately linked to the political upheavals of modernity: from colonial empire-building in the nineteenth century to the postcolonial culture wars of the...

    pré-venda
  • Theory Of The Lyric

    Culler,Jonathan
    (9930813)

    What sort of thing is a lyric poem? An intense expression of subjective experience? The fictive speech of a specifiable persona? Theory of the Lyric reveals the limitations of these two conceptions of the lyric--the older Romantic model and the...

  • A Guide To Reading Herodotus' Histories

    Sheehan,Sean
    (10063897)

    Modern scholarship judges Herodotus to be a more complex writer than his past readers supposed. His Histories is now being read in ways that are seemingly incompatible if not contradictory. This volume interrogates the various ways the text of the...

    pré-venda
  • A Guide To Reading Herodotus' Histories

    Sheehan,Sean
    (10063896)

    Modern scholarship judges Herodotus to be a more complex writer than his past readers supposed. His Histories is now being read in ways that are seemingly incompatible if not contradictory. This volume interrogates the various ways the text of the...

    pré-venda
  • The Orations Of Marcus Tullius Cicero, Vol. 3...

    Cicero, Marcus Tullius
    (10100061)

    Excerpt from The Orations of Marcus Tullius Cicero, Vol. 3: Containing the Orations for His House, Plancius, Sextius, Coelius, Milo, Ligarius, &C., &C But since that madman has thought that he should find a ready road to your attention by blaming the...

    sob encomenda
  • American Literature - An Historical Sketch,...

    Nichol, John
    (10089489)

    Excerpt from American Literature: An Historical Sketch, 1620-1880 The preparation of this volume has extended over a number of years, beginning with the spring of 1861, when the subject of American Poetry formed the last of a course of lectures...

    sob encomenda
  • The Union - Or, Select Scots And English...

    Warton, Thomas
    (10091488)

    Excerpt from The Union: Or, Select Scots and English Poems Shipley to The Genealogy of Cbrifi, by Mr. Lowth 13 A Fragment, by Mr. Mallet 24 T he Eagle and Robin red-breaft, a Fable, by Archi bald Scott, written before the Year 1600. 28 Ode to Fancy,...

    sob encomenda
  • Much Adoe About Nothing - The Quarto Edition,...

    Shakespeare, William
    (10095509)

    Excerpt from Much Adoe About Nothing: The Quarto Edition, 1600 Here, as in the first instance, the compositor having set up the first do, supposed he had arrived at the second. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of...

    sob encomenda
  • Of English Literature In The Reign Of...

    Morley, Henry
    (10089822)

    Excerpt from Of English Literature in the Reign of Victoria: With a Glance at the Past When Baron Tauchnitz asked me to write this little book, of which the design is his, he also wished me to include in it some record of the Literature of America....

    sob encomenda
  • The Works Of The REV. Jonathan Swift, D. D.,...

    Swift, Jonathan
    (10093522)

    Excerpt from The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D. D., Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, Vol. 24 Epigram on the Toasts of the kit-cat Club, To a Lady, with the Temple of Fame, Verses on Sir Richard Blackmore. About the Publisher Forgotten Books...

    sob encomenda
  • The Experimental Imagination - Literary...

    (10086021)

    Challenging the 'two cultures' debate, The Experimental Imagination tells the story of how literariness came to be distinguished from its epistemological sibling, science, as a source of truth about the natural and social worlds in the British...

    pré-venda
  • 1922 - Literature, Culture, Politics

    (10085136)

    1922: Literature, Culture, Politics examines key aspects of culture and history in 1922, a year made famous by the publication of several modernist masterpieces, such as T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land and James Joyce's Ulysses. Individual chapters...

    sob encomenda
  • The Pure Gold Of Nineteenth Century...

    (10091942)

    Excerpt from The Pure Gold of Nineteenth Century Literature Cal, and which has now been completely revised and almost completely rewritten, is an attempt to appraise and assay the precious material in the literary output of the nineteenth century. I...

    sob encomenda
  • Facing The Abyss - American Literature And...

    (10084807)

    Mythologized as the era of the 'good war' and the 'Greatest Generation,' the 1940s are frequently understood as a more heroic, uncomplicated time in American history. Yet just below the surface, a sense of dread, alienation, and the haunting specter...

    sob encomenda
  • A Book Of English Prose - Character And...

    Henley, William Ernest
    (10091310)

    Excerpt from A Book of English Prose: Character and Incident, 1387-1649 In the matter of length, we have permitted ourselves the widest latitude, and this for an obvious reason. The limits of a poem are generally set by its maker. A passage of prose...

    sob encomenda
  • Psyche And Ethos - Moral Life After...

    (10084790)

    We live in a psychological age. Contemporary culture is saturated with psychological concepts and ideas, from anxiety to narcissism to trauma. While it might seem that concern over psychological conditions and challenges is intrinsically oriented...

    pré-venda
  • Letters For Literary Ladies - To Which Is...

    Edgeworth, Maria
    (10087708)

    Excerpt from Letters for Literary Ladies: To Which Is Added, an Essay on the Noble Science of Self-Justification As I know it to be your opinion, that it is in the power of education, more certainly than it was ever believed to be. About the...

    sob encomenda
  • The Prose Works Of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Vol....

    Shelley, Percy Bysshe
    (10092816)

    Excerpt from The Prose Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Vol. 4 of 4 Nymphs is! Especially the second part.2 It is truly poetical, in the intense and emphatic sense Of the word. If six hundred miles were not between us, I should say what pity that glib3...

    sob encomenda
  • Theology And Agency In Early Modern...

    Rosendale, Timothy
    (10085219)

    What can I do? To what degree do we control our own desires, actions, and fate - or not? These questions haunt us, and have done so, in various forms, for thousands of years. Timothy Rosendale explores the problem of human will and action relative to...

    pré-venda
  • The Irish Poems Of Alfred Perceval Graves -...

    (10092507)

    Excerpt from The Irish Poems of Alfred Perceval Graves: Songs of the Gael; A Gaelic Story-Telling But tbis was in time gone by. Of late years tbere bas come over mucb of Graves' poetry a cbange, and to my mind a bigb significant and suggestive ebange...

    sob encomenda
  • The Global South And Literature

    West-Pavlov, Russell
    (10085299)

    The 'Global South' has largely supplanted the 'Third World' in discussions of development studies, postcolonial studies, world literature and comparative literature respectively. The concept registers a new set of relationships between nations of the...

    pré-venda
  • The Poetical Works Of Elizabeth Barrett...

    Browning, Elizabeth Barrett
    (10090266)

    Excerpt from The Poetical Works of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Vol. 3 of 6 Brows. O Iovely lady! Let her vow! Yea, let her vow to love! And though she be no less a queen, with purples hung. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of...

    sob encomenda
  • Plays, Players And Playhouses At Home And...

    Lennox, William Pitt
    (10087107)

    Excerpt from Plays, Players and Playhouses at Home and Abroad, Vol. 1 of 2: With Anecdotes of the Drama and the Stage And in the graceful buskin tread the stage. Fr; a. Translation from horace. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds...

    sob encomenda
  • Rhetoric, Medicine, And The Woman Writer,...

    Bennett, Lyn
    (10085195)

    How did physicians come to dominate the medical profession? Lyn Bennett challenges the seemingly self-evident belief that scientific competence accounts for physicians' dominance. Instead, she argues that the whole enterprise of learned medicine was,...

    sob encomenda
  • The Earliest Arithmetics In English - Edited...

    Steele, Robert
    (10093076)

    Excerpt from The Earliest Arithmetics in English: Edited With Introduction Ancient and medieval writers observed a distinction between the Science and the Art of Arithmetic. The classical treatises on the subject, those of Euclid among the Greeks and...

    sob encomenda
  • Latinx Writing Los Angeles - Nonfiction...

    Lopez-Calvo, Ignacio; Valle, Victor
    (10085915)

    Latinx Writing Los Angeles offers a critical anthology of Los Angeles's most significant English-language and Spanish-language (in translation) nonfiction writing from the city's inception to the present. Contemporary Latinx authors, including three...

    pré-venda
  • The Arawack Language Of Guiana In Its...

    Brinton, Daniel Garrison
    (10096380)

    Excerpt from The Arawack Language of Guiana in Its Linguistic and Ethnological Relations From the various sources which I have examined, the alphabet of the lo-ngua universal appears to have been as follows a, b, d, e, (rarely used at the...

    sob encomenda
  • Peacock's Four Ages Of Poetry, Shelley's...

    (10088390)

    Excerpt from Peacock's Four Ages of Poetry, Shelley's Defence of Poetry, Browning's Essay on Shelley Yet Shelley's Defence of Poetry was a direct and detailed reply to his friend's attack, and if we allow the Defence to rank with the great...

    sob encomenda
  • The Times On The American War - A Historical...

    (10091941)

    Excerpt from The Times on the American War: A Historical Study Strangely enough the long article upon him in this latter work does not mention The Times on the American War, nor does the latest edition Of the Britannica. This may fairly be assumed to...

    sob encomenda
  • Essays - Social And Political (Classic...

    Smith, Sydney
    (10099295)

    Excerpt from Essays: Social and Political In the latter part of his sermon, Dr. Parr combats the general objections of Mr. Turgot to all charitable institutions, with consider able vigour and success. To say that an institution is necessarily bad,...

    sob encomenda
  • The Poetical Works Of Percy Bysshe Shelley,...

    Shelley, Percy Bysshe
    (10095826)

    Excerpt from The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Vol. 4 In his case. As in most others, the lover of poetry. Not to speak of the scholar, is better served by rigorous fidelity to the record than by facile emendation of it and this though the...

    sob encomenda
  • My Recollections Of Lord Byron, Vol. 1 Of 2 -...

    Guiccioli, Teresa
    (10091751)

    Excerpt from My Recollections of Lord Byron, Vol. 1 of 2: And Those of Eye-Witnesses of His Life To know another man well, especially if he be a noted and illustrious character, is a great thing not to be despised.-sa1nte-beuve. About the Publisher...

    sob encomenda
  • Daemon Voices - On Storytelling

    (10085032)

    From the internationally best-selling author of the His Dark Materials trilogy, a spellbinding journey into the secrets of his art--the narratives that have shaped his vision, his experience of writing, and the keys to mastering the art of...

    pré-venda
  • An Essay On The Following Prize-Question,...

    Walker, John
    (10100729)

    Excerpt from An Essay on the Following Prize-Question, Proposed by the Royal Irish Academy, 'Whether and How Far the Cultivation of Science and That of Polite Literature Assist or Obstruct Each Other?' TH E occasion of my writing the following Essay...

    sob encomenda
  • The Earliest Arithmetics In English - Edited...

    Steele, Robert
    (10095074)

    Excerpt from The Earliest Arithmetics in English: Edited With Introduction The number of English arithmetics before the sixteenth century is very small. This is hardly to be wondered at, as no one requiring 'to use even the simplest operations of the...

    sob encomenda
  • The Elder Brother - A Comedy (Classic...

    (10095078)

    Excerpt from The Elder Brother: A Comedy Though his name is inseparably linked with that of Francis Beaumont it is a generally accepted fact that the present play was entirely the work of Fletcher himself. About the Publisher Forgotten Books...

    sob encomenda
  • Shakespeare, Love And Language

    Schalkwyk, David
    (10085293)

    What is the nature of romantic love and erotic desire in Shakespeare's work? In this erudite and yet accessible study, David Schalkwyk addresses this question by exploring the historical contexts, theory and philosophy of love. Close readings of...

    sob encomenda
  • The Poetical Works Of John Scott Esq....

    Scott, John
    (10095175)

    Excerpt from The Poetical Works of John Scott Esq. Mom, eclogues I. Tumors, or the Praife of Rural Life, II. Palemon, or Benevolence, III. Anmm, or the Difcontented, IV. Conon, or the Unhappy. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of...

    sob encomenda
  • The Wanderer Of Switzerland - And Other Poems...

    (10094821)

    Excerpt from The Wanderer of Switzerland: And Other Poems About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work....

    sob encomenda
Busca por