6052. Tác giả chính: Ros Ballaster
Nhan đề: Fabulous orients : fictions of the East in England, 1662-1785 / Ros Ballaster Số phân loại : 820.93256 R434; Đặc điểm vật lý: xiii, 408 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
*Tóm tắt : Narrative moves. Stories migrate from one culture to another, over vast distances sometimes, but their path is often difficult to trace and obscured by time. Fabulous Orients looks at the traffic of narrative between Orient and Occident in the eighteenth century, and challenges the assumption that has dominated since the publication of Edward Said's Orientalism (1978) that such traffic is always one-way. Eighteenth-century readers in the West came to draw their mental maps of oriental territories and distinctions between them from their experience of reading tales "from" the Orient... .
6053. Tác giả chính: Joy W. Hooton
Nhan đề: Stories of Herself When Young : Autobiographies of Childhood by Australian Women / Joy W. Hooton Số phân loại : 820.9492 J435; Đặc điểm vật lý: 428 tr. ; 2 cm
*Tóm tắt : This is a study of the autobiographical writings of Australian women, which emphasizes writing in childhood and adolescence .
6054. Tác giả chính: Michael Harrison
Nhan đề: The dragon book of verse / Michael Harrison, Christopher Stuart-Clark Số phân loại : 821.008 H109; Đặc điểm vật lý: 260 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
*Tóm tắt : This anthology is reissued with a new cover and should continue to appeal to secondary students. The poems are grouped thematically in eight sections: childhood, creatures, landscapes, seascapes, mystery, war, people and reflections .
6055. Tác giả chính: John Wain
Nhan đề: The Oxford anthology of English poetry / chosen and edited by John Wain Số phân loại : 821.008 J427; Đặc điểm vật lý: v. 1 ; 23 cm
*Tóm tắt : All the major poets, and many of the less-well know, are featured in John Wain's selection. This volume covers: Spenser, Raleigh, Lyly, Sidney, Greville, Lodge, Peele, Bacon, Daniel, Marlowe, Shakespeare, Donne, Jonson, Dekker, Fletcher, Beaumont, Webster, Herbert, Herrick, Carew, Waller, Milton, Butler, Denham, Cowley, Marvell, Vaughan, Dryden, Sackville, Behn, Rochester, Swift, Congreve, Addison, Tickell, Gay, Pope, Wesley, Johnson, Gray, Collins, Goldsmith, Cowper, Sheridan, Chatterton and Crabbe. Volume 2 covers: Blake, Burns, Wordsworth, Scott, Southey, Lamb, Landor, Peacock, Byron, Shelley, Clare, Keats, Coleridge, Hood, Macauley, Barrett-Browning, Tennyson, Thackeray, Lear, Browning, Bronte, Clough, Kingsley, Arnold, Meredith, Rossetti, Carroll, Morris, Swinburne, Hardy, Hopkins, Bridges, Stevenson, Wilde, Housman, Kipling, Yeats, Belloc, De La Mare, Chesterton, Masefield, Lawrence, Sassoon, Eliot, Rosenberg, Macdiarmid, Owen, Jones, Graves, Campbell, Smith, Orwell, Betjeman, MacNiece, Auden, Spender, Durrell, Thomas, Larkin, Jennings, Gunn, Hughes, Levi, Stevenson, and Heaney .
6056. Tác giả chính: Neil Philip
Nhan đề: The new Oxford book of children’s verse / edited by Neil Philip Số phân loại : 821.008092 N398; Đặc điểm vật lý: xxxvii, 371 tr. ; 23 cm
*Tóm tắt : Children’s poetry, English Children’s poetry, Commonwealth (English) Children’s poetry, American .
6057. Tác giả chính: John Gross
Nhan đề: The Oxford book of comic verse / John Gross Số phân loại : 821.0708 J427; Đặc điểm vật lý: xxxiv, 512 tr. ; 23 cm
*Tóm tắt : From limericks to social satire, The Oxford Book of Comic Verse offers a remarkable collection of outstanding light poetry. Gross has brought together the finest writers in the history of the English language--from Chaucer and Skelton to Shakespeare and Swift, Lord Byron to Robert Browning, ... .
6058. Tác giả chính: Larry D. Benson
Nhan đề: The Riverside Chaucer / general editor, Larry D. Benson Số phân loại : 821.1 L333; Đặc điểm vật lý: xlvii, 1327Tr : Minh họa ; 26 cm
*Tóm tắt : This peerless new edition of Chaucer's complete works is the fruit of many years' study, and replaces Robinson's famous edition, long regarded as the standard text. Freshly edited and annotated, the "Riverside Chaucer" is now the indispensable edition for students and readers of Chaucer .
6059. Tác giả chính: Sharon Achinstein
Nhan đề: Milton and toleration / Sharon Achinstein and Elizabeth Sauer Số phân loại : 821.4 SH109; Đặc điểm vật lý: x, 320Tr ; 25 cm
Tác giả khác: Elizabeth Sauer
*Tóm tắt : Revising Whig accounts -- Milton and the European contexts of toleration/ Nigel Smith -- Toleration and the specter of heresy in Milton’s England/ David Loewenstein -- John Milton, Roger Williams, and the limits of toleration/ Thomas N. Corns -- Milton, Marvell and toleration/ Nicholas von Maltzahn -- Philosophical and religious engagements -- Libertinism and toleration: Milton, Bruno and Aretino/ James Grantham Turner -- Milton, natural law, and toleration/ Jason P. Rosenblatt -- ’A taken scandal not a given’: Milton’s equitable grounds of toleration/ Victoria Silver -- Milton and antitrinitarianism/ Martin Dzelzainis -- Milton and Catholicism/ Andrew Hadfield -- Poetry and rhetoric -- Toleration and nationhood in the 1650s: sonnet XV and the case of Ireland/ Elizabeth Sauer -- Toleration in Milton’s epics: a chimera?/ Sharon Achinstein -- Intolerance and the virtues of sacred vehemence/ Paul Stevens -- Secularizing conscience in Milton’s republican community/ Lana Cable -- Milton, Islam and the Ottomans/ Gerald Maclean .
6060. Tác giả chính: John Milton
Nhan đề: Paradise lost / John Milton, Philip Pullman Số phân loại : 821.4 J427; Đặc điểm vật lý: 374Tr : Minh họa ; 25 cm
Tác giả khác: Philip Pullman
*Tóm tắt : Paradise Lost is the great epic poem of the English language, a tale of immense drama and excitement, of rebellion and treachery, of innocence pitted against corruption, in which God and Satan fight a bitter battle for control of mankind's destiny. The struggle ranges across heaven, hell, and earth, as Satan and his band of rebel angels conspire against God. At the center of the conflict are Adam and Eve, motivated by all too human temptations, but whose ultimate downfall is unyielding love .