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Walter Scott, New Interpretations (Yearbook of English Studies (47) 2017)
Language: en
Pages: 318
Authors: Susan Oliver
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher:

The Yearbook of English Studies for 2017 is dedicated to new interpretations of Walter Scott. Edited by Susan Oliver, the volume brings together fifteen essays by scholars from Australia, Europe and the Americas. These contributions represent vital and diverse directions in Scott studies, two hundred years after the celebrated 'author
Stepping Westward
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Nigel Leask
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-27 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Stepping Westward is the first book dedicated to the literature of the Scottish Highland tour of 1720-1830, a major cultural phenomenon that attracted writers and artists like Pennant, Johnson and Boswell, William and Dorothy Wordsworth, Coleridge, Scott, Hogg, Keats, Daniell, and Turner, as well as numerous less celebrated travellers and
Walter Scott and the Greening of Scotland
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Susan Oliver
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The work of Walter Scott, one of the most globally influential authors of the nineteenth century, provides us with a unique narrative of the changing ecologies of Scotland over several centuries and writes this narrative into the history of environmental literature. Farmed environments, mountains, moors and forests along with rivers,
Allegory Studies
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Vladimir Brljak
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-09 - Publisher: Routledge

Allegory Studies: Contemporary Perspectives collects some of the most compelling current work in allegory studies, by an international team of researchers in a range of disciplines and specializations in the humanities and cognitive sciences. The volume tracks the subject across established disciplinary, cultural, and period-based divides, from its shadowy origins
Aspect and Valency in Nominals
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Maria Bloch-Trojnar, Anna Malicka-Kleparska
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-22 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This book contributes to the recent theoretical developments in the area of mutual interactions of valency and aspect, as expressed in different types of verb-related nominal structures (nominalizations and synthetic compounds). A wide range of data from Slavic, Hellenic, Germanic, Romance and Semitic languages provides an empirical testing ground for