Jefferson J. A. Gatrall, Douglas Greenfield
A collection of essays by eleven scholars of Russian history, art, literature, cinema, philosophy, and theology that track key shifts in the production, circulation, and consumption of the Russian icon from Peter the Great's Enlightenment to the post-Soviet revival of the Orthodox Church.
Adeel Ahmed, Günther Baechler, Doug Bond, Peter Brecke, Robert S. Chen, John G. Cockell, Andrei Dmitrichev, Daniel C. Esty, Deborah J. Gerner, Jack Goldstone, Ted Robert Gurr, Barbara Harff, Joost R. Hiltermann, Charles J. Jefferson, J Craig Jenkins, Elizabeth Voulieris Kassinis, Dennis King, Andreas V. Kohlschütter, Donald Krumm, Akira Onishi, Abdur Rashid, Grace I. Scarborough, Susanne Schmeidl, Alex P. Schmid, Philip A. Schrodt, Anne L. Speca, Pamela T. Surko, Alan N. Unger, William P. Whelan Edited by
John L. Davies
A. D. P. Briggs, Dr Roger Cockrell, Malcolm V. Jones, W. J. Leatherbarrow, R. A. Peace, David Richards Edited by
David Richards, Dr Roger Cockrell
The Voice of a Giant looks at seven masterpieces of Russian nineteenth-century prose fiction. Each chapter concentrates primarily on a detailed analysis of one of these works but reference is also made to historical background, the seven author’s general attitudes and the distinguishing characteristics of Russian literature.
J. R. Andrews, K. Atkinson, C.M. Bristow, Roger Burt, R. A. Cullingford, E.M. Durrance, R. P. Edwards, P. Granger, M. B. Hart, M. J. Heath, K. P. Issac, F. W. A. A. Lucas, D. A. C. Manning, D. Robinson, R. C. Scrivener, E.B. Selwood, R. K. Shail, T. J. Shepherd, J. M. Thomas, J. Willis-Richards Edited by
E.B. Selwood, E.M. Durrance, C.M. Bristow
The geology of Cornwall has been the subject of continuing investigation since the end of the seventeenth century. A literature of great historical interest exists, and this is analysed in this book alongside a wide-ranging review of the current position and assessments of the environmental consequences of rock and mineral exploitation.
Dr Jonathan Barry, B. I. Coleman, Professor Christopher Holdsworth, Professor Nicholas Orme, J. A. Thurmer, M. Winter Edited by
Professor Nicholas Orme
A collaborative history of the Church in a large, diverse and interesting region of England by six historians, ranging from Celtic and Saxon times, through the middle ages, Reformation, rise of Nonconformity and the Victorian era, down to the present day and encompassing all the main Christian denominations.
Scott E. Buchanan, Patrick R. Cotter, Stephen D. Shaffer, David A. Breaux, Wayne Parent, Huey Perry, Charles Prysby, Michael Nelson, Andrew Dowdle, Joseph D. Giammo, Ronald Keith Gaddie, R. Bruce Anderson, Zachary D. Baumann, M. V. Hood, Seth C. McKee, John C. Green, Lyman A. Kellstedt, Corwin E. Smidt, James L. Guth Edited by
Charles S. Bullock III, Mark J. Rozell
Since The Théâtre du Grand-Guignol closed its doors forty years ago, the genre has been overlooked by critics and theatre historians. This book reconsiders the importance and influence of the Grand-Guignol within its social, cultural and historical contexts, and is the first attempt at a major evaluation of the genre as performance.
<p><p><BR>From the authors of the successful <em>Grand-Guignol </em>and <em>London’s Grand Guignol</em> - also published by UEP – this book includes translations of a further eleven plays, adding significantly to the repertoire of Grand-Guignol plays available in the English language.</p><BR><P></p>
Elizabeth Boa, Gail K. Hart, Robert C. Holub, Patricia Howe, Ann Jefferson, Rosemary Lloyd, Jann Matlock, Professor Mary Orr, Ricarda Schmidt, Naomi Segal, Professor Lesley Sharpe, Judith Still Edited by
Professor Mary Orr, Professor Lesley Sharpe
From Goethe to Gide brings together twelve essays on canonical male writers commissioned from leading specialists from Britain and North America. These essays, aimed at final year undergraduates and postgraduates, focus on Rousseau, Goethe, Schiller, Hoffmann, Stendhal, Baudelaire, Flaubert, Heine, Fontane, Zola, Kafka, Gide.