all ebooks in category: European Literary History & Criticism

Contemporary Nordic Literature and Spatiality
English | PDF,EPUB | 2020 | 315 Pages | ISBN : 3030233529 | 12.67 MB

This collection offers a detailed mapping of recent Nordic literature and its different genres (fiction, poetry, and children’s literature) through the perspective of spatiality. Concentrating …

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«Casanova's Homecoming» by Arthur Schnitzler
English | ISBN: 9781781664230 | EPUB | 0.2 MB

A fantastic fictionalisation of the life of one of the most famous womanisers in history: Giacomo Girolamo Casanova de Seingalt, written by Austrian author and …

Simon Leys: Navigator Between Worlds
English | September 18, 2017 | ISBN: 1863959203 | EPUB | 692 pages | 1.6 MB

An award-winning biography of one of the greats. Simon Leys is the pen-name of Pierre Ryckmans, who was born in Belgium and settled in Australia …

Constructions of Cancer in Early Modern England: Ravenous Natures
English | ISBN: 1137569190 | 2015 | 219 pages | EPUB, PDF | 1166 KB + 3 MB

This book is open access under a CC-BY licence. Cancer is perhaps the modern world`s most feared disease. Yet, we know relatively little about this …

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France From 1851 To The Present
English | ISBN: 0312295243 | 2008 | 430 pages | PDF | 6 MB

Bringing together history, literature, and popular culture, this book provides a cultural history of France from a period of dominance in the mid-19th century to …

Negotiating the Art of Fatherhood in Late Medieval and Early Modern Italy
English | PDF,EPUB | 2019 | 222 Pages | ISBN : 3030290441 | 33.9 MB

Negotiating the Art of Fatherhood in Late Medieval and Early Modern Italy examines contested notions of fatherhood in written and visual texts during the development …

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«Reminiscences of a Pioneer» by William Thompson
English | ISBN: 9781781667255 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

A collection of fascinating memoirs of Colonel William Thompson, an american pioneer that fought in the Modoc War of 1872-73.

«The Road to Damascus» by August Strindberg
English | ISBN: 9781781667309 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

August Strindberg's classic trilogy of plays entitled To Damascus (also known as The Road to Damascus) is known as his greatest work. A very complex …

Fabulous Monsters: Dracula, Alice, Superman, and Other Literary Friends
English | September 24th, 2019 | ISBN: 0300247389 | 256 pages | EPUB | 1.81 MB

An original look at how literary characters can transcend their books to guide our lives, by one of the world's most eminent bibliophiles Alberto Manguel, …