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‘A GREAT KICK AT MISERY’: D. H. LAWRENCE'S SENSE OF TRAGEDY

Paul Dean.

in English: Journal of the English Association

September 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 7013 words.

This essay considers whether Lawrence can properly be called a tragic novelist and whether there can be such a thing as a tragic novel. Discussion concentrates on The Trespasser and Women...

‘A Manly and Rational Spirit of Thinking’: Akenside's The Pleasures of Imagination (1744)

Paul Whiteley.

in English: Journal of the English Association

January 1996; p ublished online January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 0 words.

‘A man's Best Friend is his Dog’: Treatments of the Dog in Jane Eyre, Kate Grenville's The Idea of Perfection, J. M. Coetzee's Disgrace and Jeanette Winterson's ‘The 24 Hour Dog’

Diane Green.

in English: Journal of the English Association

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 0 words.

‘A Memento for Mortality’, the Publications of Leonard Becket, and the Afterlife of Hamlet

Charles Cathcart.

in The Review of English Studies

April 2016; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 8828 words.

‘A Memento for Mortality’ has enjoyed a rich anthology history since its initial print appearance in the first edition of the seventeenth-century publishing sensation A Help to Discourse....

‘A MOVING AND A MOVING ON’: MOBILITY, SPACE, AND THE NATION IN CHARLES DICKENS'S BLEAK HOUSE

Charlotte Mathieson.

in English: Journal of the English Association

December 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 4887 words.

This article argues that despite apparently being the most ‘national’ of his novels, Bleak House is actively engaged with mid-nineteenth-century global travel culture and that reading the...

a. n. doane and w. p. stoneman. Purloined Letters: The Twelfth Century Reception of the Anglo-Saxon Illustrated Hexateuch (British Library, Cotton Claudius B. iv).

Mark Faulkner.

in The Review of English Studies

November 2012; p ublished online April 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 1186 words.

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‘A New Etymology for Hamlet? The Names Amlethus, Amlođi and Admlithi

L. A. Collinson.

in The Review of English Studies

November 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 10073 words.

The Hamlet-name may have been associated with players several centuries earlier than has hitherto been thought. It is well-known that Hamlet is related to Amlethus, found in Gesta Danorum,...

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‘A Nothing which Counts’: Empsonian Ambiguity, the Subject and Shakespeare's Sonnet 1

Richard Chamberlain.

in English: Journal of the English Association

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 0 words.

‘A spectre is haunting Europe’: Napoleon’s reappearance in British literature of the 1840s

Elisabeth Jay.

in The Review of English Studies

June 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 6321 words.

This article considers the resurgence of British interest in their former foe, Napoleon Bonaparte, apparent in literature of the 1840s. The circumstances surrounding his death and interment...

‘A TALKATIUE WENCH (WHOSE WORDS A WORLD HATH DELIGHTED IN)’: MISTRESS SHORE AND ELIZABETHAN COMPLAINT

RICHARD DANSON BROWN.

in The Review of English Studies

November 1998; p ublished online November 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 0 words.

This article focuses on three versions of the story of Edward IV's mistress Jane Shore for two related purposes: first to investigate how male-authored ‘Female Complaint’ represents its...

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