By Steven H. Gale
First released in 1992, this publication makes a speciality of the oeuvre of S. J. Perelman. Taken jointly, the essays incorporated function an advent to this significant humorist’s paintings, either when it comes to the explicit brief prose items, performs, and movies tested and as an summary of his long specialist profession. they supply insightful and in-depth literary analyses in addition. The paintings encourages a greater appreciation for Perelman’s contributions to American literary history.
By Anita Miller
Tea & Antipathy is a delightfully hilarious and precise account of 1 American family’s summer season within the posh London local of Knightsbridge in 1965. shooting the helpless feeling that dwelling in a overseas urban frequently brings, the ebook recounts how the Millers met a large choice of memorable characters from all social periods, together with Mrs. Grail the Irish cleansing lady, who used to be confident that their domestic was once haunted and who hated the English; Basil Goldbrick, a businessman from Manchester; and Basil’s smart spouse Daisy, who resented americans. informed in a carefully sardonic tone, this tale offers perception on what London used to be like in the course of the Swinging Sixties and what it used to be prefer to uproot a relatives for an adventurous summer time abroad.
By Christopher Kent
This up-to-date moment variation is an in-depth exploration of Elgar's compositions and of writings by means of and concerning the composer and his song. The prior sixteen years have visible a gentle raise in scholarly courses and the emergence of The Elgar Society magazine, in addition to extra discoveries of the composer's MSS and letters, and the recent variation comprises this most up-to-date examine. The compositions are tested in a work-by-work catalog, in chronological order, within which every one access provides a whole census and collation of manuscript, facts, textual content, biographical, revealed variation and bibliographical assets for every merchandise. The directory additionally contains unfinished sketches and information of a lot unpublished fabric. The bibliography part covers chosen confirmed literature in addition to info of reports and articles inside the ecu periodicals on the climax of Elgar's career.
By Janice Hayes
By Henk de Berg,Duncan Large
The philosophers: Immanuel Kant, G. W.F. Hegel, Ludwig Feuerbach, Karl Marx, Arthur Schopenhauer, Friedrich Nietzsche, Sigmund Freud, Martin Heidegger, Walter Benjamin, Georg Lukács, Max Horkheimer and Theodor Adorno, Jürgen Habermas.
Henk de Berg is Professor of German on the collage of Sheffield. Duncan huge is Professor of eu Literature and Translation on the collage of East Anglia.
By Angelika Bammer,Ruth-Ellen Boetcher Joeres
By Walther La Roche,Gabriele Hooffacker,Klaus Meier
By Andrew Blaikie
By Carolyn Howard-Johnson
By Donal Sexton
The Western ecu and Mediterranean Theaters in international warfare II is a concise, entire consultant for college students, academics, and heritage buffs of the second one international warfare. With an emphasis at the American forces in those theaters, every one access is followed through a quick annotation that may permit researchers to navigate during the giant volume of literature at the campaigns fought in those areas comfortably. concentrating on all features surrounding the U.S. involvement within the Western eu and Mediterranean theaters, together with politics, faith, biography, approach, intelligence, and operations, this bibliography should be a welcome boost to the gathering of any educational or learn library.
Routledge learn publications to American army Studies supply concise, annotated bibliographies to the foremost components and occasions in American army historical past. With the inclusion of short serious annotations after every one access, the coed and researcher can simply investigate the application of every bibliographic resource and evaluation the abundance of assets to be had conveniently and potency. complete, concise, and current—Routledge examine courses to American army Studies are a necessary examine instrument for any historian.