Senior Living Communities

Author: Benjamin W. Pearce
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9781421402390
Release Date: 2010-12-29
Genre: Medical

From the front lines to the boardroom, this book should be a part of every decision-making process for improving and maintaining assisted living, congregate, and continuing care retirement communities.

The Oxford Handbook of British Poetry 1660 1800

Author: Jack Lynch
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780191019692
Release Date: 2016-11-24
Genre: Literary Criticism

In the most comprehensive and up-to-date overview of the poetry published in Britain between the Restoration and the end of the eighteenth century, forty-four authorities from six countries survey the poetry of the age in all its richness and diversity—serious and satirical, public and private, by men and women, nobles and peasants, whether published in deluxe editions or sung on the streets. The contributors discuss poems in social contexts, poetic identities, poetic subjects, poetic form, poetic genres, poetic devices, and criticism. Even experts in eighteenth-century poetry will see familiar poems from new angles, and all readers will encounter poems they've never read before. The book is not a chronologically organized literary history, nor an encyclopedia, nor a collection of thematically related essays; rather it is an attempt to provide a systematic overview of these poetic works, and to restore it to a position of centrality in modern criticism.

Latin Writings

Author: John Milton
Publisher: Uitgeverij Van Gorcum
ISBN: 9023233743
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Latin Language, Medieval and modern


Books in Print

Author: R.R. Bowker Company
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015054035236
Release Date: 2003-09
Genre: American literature

Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.

The New Cambridge Bibliography of English Literature

Author: George Watson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521079349
Release Date: 1971-07-02
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

More than fifty specialists have contributed to this new edition of volume 2 of The Cambridge Bibliography of English Literature. The design of the original work has established itself so firmly as a workable solution to the immense problems of analysis, articulation and coordination that it has been retained in all its essentials for the new edition. The task of the new contributors has been to revise and integrate the lists of 1940 and 1957, to add materials of the following decade, to correct and refine the bibliographical details already available, and to re-shape the whole according to a new series of conventions devised to give greater clarity and consistency to the entries.

Forthcoming Books

Author: R.R. Bowker Company. Department of Bibliography
Publisher:
ISBN: 00158119
Release Date: 1995
Genre:


Charlotte Smith

Author: Loraine Fletcher
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9780230287174
Release Date: 1998-06-22
Genre: Literary Criticism

'Sold, a legal prostitute' when married off at the age of fifteen, Charlotte Smith left her wastrel husband to support herself and their children as a poet and novelist who would have a lasting influence on William Wordsworth and Jane Austen. Combative and witty she became a radical, controversial and very popular author: at a time when the French Revolution was raising high hopes of Reform, she argued for change in England too. Loraine Fletcher's vivid scholarly biography is as readable for the newcomer to the 1790s as for the specialist, tracing the embattled life in the wonderfully self-dramatising fiction.