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 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 The directory additionally contains unfinished sketches and information of a lot unpublished fabric.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 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 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.
By David Paul Nord
By James A. Kaser
In The Chicago of Fiction: A source Guide, James A. Kaser offers certain synopses for greater than 1,200 works of fiction considerably set in Chicago and released among 1852 and 1980. The synopses comprise plot summaries, names of significant characters, and a sign of actual settings. An appendix offers bibliographical details for works relationship from 1981 good into the twenty first century, whereas a biographical part offers simple information regarding the authors, a few of whom are vague and will be tough to discover in different sources.
Written to aid researchers in finding works of fiction for research, the plot summaries spotlight ways that the works contact on significant elements of social heritage and cultural reviews (i.e., type, ethnicity, gender, immigrant adventure, and race). The booklet is additionally an invaluable reader advisory software for librarians and readers who are looking to establish fabrics for rest studying, really due to the fact that style, juvenile, and younger grownup fiction, in addition to literary fiction, are included.
By Christoph Horn,Ada Neschke-Hentschke