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Review of English Studies

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

A scholarly quarterly published by the Oxford University Press, founded by R. B. McKerrow. The first issue appeared in Jan. 1925, and the present New Series began in 1950.

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THE REVIEW OF ENGLISH STUDIES PRIZE ESSAY THE WORCESTER AFFAIR

JAMES KELLY.

in The Review of English Studies

February 2000; p ublished online February 2000 .

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

Readers of RES will be familiar with the ground-breaking work of P N Furbank and W R Owens in reassessing the Defoe canon, an initiative described by Tom Keymer as ‘the most important and...

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Improving health outcomes - a review of case studies from English health authorities

Alastair McColl, John Gabbay and Paul Roderick.

in Journal of Public Health

September 1998; p ublished online September 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

We review a series of case studies from English health authorities that have tackled the assessment and improvement of health outcomes. We reflect their concerns and difficulties and the...

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Review of English Studies

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

A scholarly quarterly published by the Oxford University Press, founded by R. B. McKerrow. The first issue appeared in Jan. 1925, and the present New Series began in 1950.

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Review of English Studies

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 33 words.

a scholarly quarterly published by the Oxford University Press, founded by R. B. McKerrow. The first issue appeared in

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The Review of English Studies

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

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Review of English Studies, The

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 89 words.

British scholarly journal, founded in 1925 by the bibliographer and literary scholar *McKerrow, who edited it until his death.

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Review: World English: A Study of its Development

Young Hee Pak.

in ELT Journal

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Language Acquisition; Teaching English as a Foreign or Second Language; Language Learning (Specific Skills); Language Teaching Theory and Methods. 0 words.

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THE EDITOR, THE REVIEW OF ENGLISH STUDIES

DAVID WOMERSLEY.

in The Review of English Studies

November 1996 .

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

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The Review of English Studies Prize Essay

Simon Macdonald.

in The Review of English Studies

June 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 9574 words.

Recent scholarship suggests that the most prolific novelist of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries was a certain ‘Mrs Meeke’, a Minerva Press author who produced 26 novels...

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The Review of English Studies Prize Essay

John Bolin.

in The Review of English Studies

September 2009; p ublished online May 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 11390 words.

Readers have long recognised the importance of Joyce and Proust on Beckett's artistic theory and practise. Yet despite the impressive body of criticism documenting such influences,...

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The Review of English Studies Prize Essay

Matthew Bevis.

in The Review of English Studies

May 2001; p ublished online May 2001 .

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

This essay shows how Dickens's experiences as a parliamentary and newspaper reporter influenced the style of his early fictional work. Drawing on reports in Hansard, The Times, and the Morni...

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Review: The English Medieval Book: Studies in Memory of Jeremy Griffiths

Gloria Cigman.

in The Review of English Studies

November 2001; p ublished online November 2001 .

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

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The Review of English Studies Prize Essay: The Satanic ‘or’: Milton and Protestant Anti-Allegorism

Vladimir Brljak.

in The Review of English Studies

June 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 9951 words.

In an often quoted but imperfectly understood passage in John Milton’s Paradise Regain’d, Satan professes to doubt whether the kingdom portended for Christ is ‘Real or Allegoric’. This...

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The Review of English Studies Prize Essay Threshold Rituals in Early Modern England: A Case Study in Robert Herrick

Niall Allsopp.

in The Review of English Studies

June 2017; p ublished online December 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 10653 words.

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This essay explores the role of transitionary rituals in the culture of early-modern English Protestantism, and focuses particularly on the threshold,...

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The Review of English Studies Prize Essay*‘Those were good days’: Representations of the Anglo-Saxon Past in the Old English Homily on Saint Neot

George Ruder Younge.

in The Review of English Studies

June 2012; p ublished online April 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 10104 words.

Conventionally regarded as one of the last works in Old English, the homily on Saint Neot has received little critical attention in the past 50 years, falling outside the bounds of...

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Review: John Stow (1525–1605) and the Making of the English Past: Studies in Early Modern Culture and the History of the Book

G. H. Martin.

in The Library

September 2005; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Bibliography; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 0 words.

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The Review of English Studies Prize Essay: The Meaning of the ‘Sublime and Beautiful’: Shaftesburian Contexts and Rhetorical Issues in Edmund Burke's Philosophical Enquiry

Paddy Bullard.

in The Review of English Studies

April 2005; p ublished online April 2005 .

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

The argument of Edmund Burke's Philosophical Enquiry was shaped by its author for a particular polemical purpose, that of demonstrating the incompatibility of the aesthetic categories of the...

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The Review of English Studies Prize Essay ‘An Author I have not Read’: Coetzee's Foe, Dostoevsky's Crime and Punishment, and the Problem of the Novel

Patrick Hayes.

in The Review of English Studies

June 2006; p ublished online June 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 9779 words.

J. M. Coetzee's Foe, one of the most discussed of his novels, is known for its intertextual relationship with Defoe's Robinson Crusoe and Roxana. But despite the substantial body of...

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The Review of English Studies Prize Essay. W. H. Auden and ‘The “Barbaric” Poetry of The North’: Unchaining one's Daimon

Chris Jones.

in The Review of English Studies

May 2002; p ublished online May 2002 .

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

Seamus Heaney's recent translation of Beowulf reminds us that Old English poetry can hold a strong attraction for modern poets. This essay examines Auden's debt to the earliest English...

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The Review of English Studies Prize Essay the Unreliable Editor: Carlyle's Sartor Resartus and the Art of Biography

Vanessa L. Ryan.

in The Review of English Studies

June 2003; p ublished online June 2003 .

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

In 1831 John Wilson Croker's new edition of Boswell's Life of Johnson sparked a debate about the nature of biography: is it a branch of history, recording the life of its subject, or is it a...

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