A Companion To Milton

Author: Thomas N. Corns
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470998628
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A Companion To Milton. The diverse and controversial world of contemporary Milton studies is brought alive in this stimulating Companion. Winner of the Milton Society of America's Irene Samuels Book Award in 2002. Invites readers to explore and enjoy Milton's rich and fascinating work. Comprises 29 fresh and powerful readings of Milton's texts and the contexts in which they were created, each written by a leading scholar. Looks at literary production and cultural ideologies, issues of politics, gender and religion, individual Milton texts, other relevant contemporary texts and responses to Milton over time. Devotes a whole chapter to each major poem, and four to Paradise Lost. Conveys the excitement of recent developments in the field.

The Cambridge Companion To Milton

Author: Dennis Danielson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521655439
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The Cambridge Companion To Milton. Introduces readers to the scope of Milton's work, the richness of its historical relations, and the range of current approaches to it.

A New Companion To Milton

Author: Thomas N. Corns
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118827821
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A New Companion To Milton. A New Companion to Milton builds on the critically-acclaimed original, bringing alive the diverse and controversial world of contemporary Milton studies while reflecting the very latest advances in research in the field. Comprises 36 powerful readings of Milton's texts and the contexts in which they were created, each written by a leading scholar Retains 28 of the award-winning essays from the first edition, revised and updated to reflect the most recent research Contains a new section exploring Milton's global impact, in China, India, Japan, Korea, in Spanish speaking American and the Arab-speaking world Includes eight completely new full-length essays, each of which engages closely with Milton's poetic oeuvre, and a new chronology which sets Milton's life and work in the context of his age Explores literary production and cultural ideologies, issues of politics, gender and religion, individual Milton texts, and responses to Milton over time

A Companion To Literature From Milton To Blake

Author: David Womersley
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN: 9780631212850
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A Companion To Literature From Milton To Blake. This definitive Companion provides a critical overview of literary culture in the period from John Milton to William Blake. Its broad chronological range responds to recent reshapings of the canon and identifies new directions of study. The Companion is composed of over fifty contributions from leading scholars in the field, its essays offer students a comprehensive and accessible survey of the field from a wide range of perspectives. It also, however, gives researchers and faculty the opportunity to update their acquaintance with new critical and scholarly work. The volume meets the needs of an intellectual world increasingly given over to inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary study by covering philosophical, political, cultural and historical writing, as well as literary writing. Unlike other similar volumes, the main body of the Companion consists of readings of individual texts, both those commonly and less commonly studied.

The Cambridge Companion To English Poetry Donne To Marvell

Author: Thomas N. Corns
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521423090
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The Cambridge Companion To English Poetry Donne To Marvell. English poetry in the first half of the seventeenth century, an outstandingly rich and varied body of verse, can be understood and appreciated more fully when set in its cultural and ideological context. This introductory Companion, consisting of fourteen new introductory essays by scholars of international standing, provides individual studies of Donne, Jonson, Herrick, Herbert, Carew, Suckling, Lovelace, Milton, Crashaw, Vaughan and Marvell, together with general essays on the political, social and religious context, and the relationship of poetry to the mutations and developments of genre and tradition.

A Concise Companion To Milton

Author: Angelica Duran
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1405178507
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A Concise Companion To Milton. With brevity, depth, and accessibility, this book helps readers to appreciate the works of John Milton, and to understand the great influence they have had on literature and other disciplines. Presents new and authoritative essays by internationally respected Milton scholars Explains how and why Milton’s works established their central place in the English literary canon Structured chronologically around Milton’s major works Also includes a select bibliography and a chronology detailing Milton’s life and works alongside relevant world events Ideal as a first critical work on Milton

A Concise Companion To The Study Of Manuscripts Printed Books And The Production Of Early Modern Texts

Author: Edward Jones
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118635159
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A Concise Companion To The Study Of Manuscripts Printed Books And The Production Of Early Modern Texts. Bringing together a broad range of case studies written by a team of international scholars, this Concise Companion establishes how manuscripts and printed books met the needs of two different approaches to literacy in the early modern period. Features essays illustrating the particular ways a manuscript and a printed book reflect the different emphases of an elite, private and an egalitarian, public culture, both of which account for the literary achievements of the Renaissance Includes wide-ranging essays, from printing the Gospels in Arabic to a contemporary reconceptualization of Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus Increases accessibility through a rubric organized around archival and manuscript studies; the provenance of texts and the authority of editions; and studies of genre, religion and literary history Announces the recovery of archival documents, which in some instances are over four hundred years old Places translations of Milton's Latin, Greek, and Italian alongside the original texts to increase accessibility for a wide audience of students and scholars Provides an invaluable platform for highlighting on-going attention to the history of the book and its corollary subjects of reading and writing practices in the 1500s and 1600s

A Companion To Business Ethics

Author: Robert E. Frederick
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470998385
Size: 11.54 MB
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A Companion To Business Ethics. In a series of articles specifically commissioned for this volume, some of today's most distinguished business ethicists survey the main areas of interest and concern in the field of business ethics. Sections of the book cover topics such as the often easy relation between business ethics and capitalism, the link between business ethics and ethical theory, how ethics applies to specific problems in the business world, the connection between business ethics and related academic disciplines, and the practice of business ethics in modern corporations. Includes extensive, accessible discussion of all of the main areas of interest and debate in business ethics Features all original contributions by distinguished authors in business ethics Includes an annotated table of contents, bibliographies of the relevant literature and a list of internet sources of material on business ethics Perfect, comprehensive book for use in business ethics courses

A Companion To The Brontes

Author: Diane Long Hoeveler
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118404947
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A Companion To The Brontes. "A Companion to the Brontees brings the latest literary research and theory to bear on the life, work, and legacy of the Brontee family"--

The Cambridge Companion To Handel

Author: Donald Burrows
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521456135
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The Cambridge Companion To Handel. A Companion to one of the principal creative figures in Baroque music.