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              John Ruskin's Continental Tour 1835: The Written Records and Drawings
                

              John Ruskin's Continental Tour 1835: The Written Records and Drawings (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Annotated edition)

              Edited by Hanley, Keith; Hull, Caroline S.; By Ruskin, John

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              Ruskin's diary of his 1835 journey and associated writings, together with numerous drawings he made in relation to it, are annotated and fully catalogued for the first time in this edition that includes maps and an introductory essay.

              ISBN 9781781883006
              Released NZ 28 Sep 2018
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              Enlightenment and Religion in German and Austrian Literature
                

              Enlightenment and Religion in German and Austrian Literature (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Robertson, Ritchie

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              Ritchie Robertson is Taylor Professor of German at the University of Oxford. This book aims to make more widely available some 27 of his essays on the theme of Enlightenment and religion, in both Germany and Austria, which are otherwise widely scattered in journals published over... the last twenty years.
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              ISBN 9781781884669
              Released NZ 28 Sep 2018
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              Series Selected Essays
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              Reflections in the Library: Selected Literary Essays 1926-1944
                

              Reflections in the Library: Selected Literary Essays 1926-1944 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Szerb, Antal; Edited by Varga, Zsuzsanna; Translated by Sherwood, Peter

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              In this important new volume we see the great Hungarian writer Antal Szerb at the height of his powers. Though his major novels have enjoyed great popularity in English in recent years, this is the first collection of his important essays to appear in English.

              ISBN 9781781884621
              Released NZ 28 Sep 2018
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              Series Studies in Comparative Literature
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              Reprojecting the City: Urban Space and Dissident Sexualities in Recent Latin American Cinema
                

              Reprojecting the City: Urban Space and Dissident Sexualities in Recent Latin American Cinema (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Hoff, Benedict

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              Reprojecting the City takes a radical new look at the cinematic city through a queer perspective from the global south. Hoff shows how recent Latin American films rework our understandings of urban space and disrupt 'Western' imaginations of city life and sexuality in the majorit...y world.
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              ISBN 9781781883303
              Released NZ 28 Sep 2018
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              Series Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Cultures
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              Thinking Cinema with Proust
                

              Thinking Cinema with Proust (Hardback)

              By ffrench, Patrick

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              How can Proust's A la recherche du temps perdu prompt us to re-imagine the cinema? A series of motifs - reverie, the camera obscura, the magic lantern, projection, gesture and 'screen memory' - enable a fluid movement back and forth between Proust and film theory.

              ISBN 9781781886359
              Released NZ 16 Jul 2018
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              Series Moving Image
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              The Rise of Spanish American Poetry 1500-1700: Literary and Cultural Transmission in the New World
                

              The Rise of Spanish American Poetry 1500-1700: Literary and Cultural Transmission in the New World (Hardback)

              Edited by Casal, Rodrigo Cacho; Choi, Imogen

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              Early modern Spanish American poetry (c. 1500-1700) is a fascinating but little-studied aspect of Hispanic colonial culture. Spanish American poetry was transmitted in material ways, not simply as an intellectual and literary phenomenon.

              ISBN 9781781887066
              Released NZ 8 Apr 2019
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              Series Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Cultures
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              Three Cities of Yiddish: St Petersburg, Warsaw and Moscow
                

              Three Cities of Yiddish: St Petersburg, Warsaw and Moscow (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Estraikh, Gennady; Krutikov, Mikhail

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              This volume examines the variety of Yiddish publishing, educational, literary, academic, and theatrical activities in the former imperial metropolises from the late nineteenth through to the late twentieth century, and explores the representations of those cities in Yiddish liter...ature.
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              ISBN 9781781883365
              Released NZ 28 Sep 2018
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              Series Studies in Yiddish
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              Death Sentences: Literature and State Killing
                

              Death Sentences: Literature and State Killing (Hardback)

              Edited by Christ, Birte; Morisi, Eve

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              As Albert Camus once remarked: 'Of capital punishment, people write only [.

              ISBN 9781781885574
              Released NZ 8 Apr 2019
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              Series Studies in Comparative Literature
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              A Modernist in Exile: The International Reception of H. G. Adler (1910-1988)
                

              A Modernist in Exile: The International Reception of H. G. Adler (1910-1988) (Hardback)

              Edited by Wolff, Lynn L.

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              H. G. Adler (Prague, 1910-London, 1988), a survivor of Theresienstadt and Auschwitz, is unique for his scholarly and creative approach to the Second World War. This edited volume elucidates Adler's complex reception history and is the first comprehensive interdisciplinary publica...tion that responds to his new international acclaim.
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              ISBN 9781781888711
              Released NZ 8 Apr 2019
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              Series Studies in Comparative Literature
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              Encounters with Albion: Britain and the British in Texts by Jewish Refugees from Nazism
                

              Encounters with Albion: Britain and the British in Texts by Jewish Refugees from Nazism (Hardback)

              By Grenville, Anthony

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              How did Jewish refugees from Hitler perceive and depict their British hosts? Drawing on a wide range of novels, autobiographies, memoirs, diaries and letters by Jewish refugees, Grenville recreates the course of a complex and sometimes fraught relationship, but one that ultimatel...y arrived at a largely settled resolution.
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              ISBN 9781781887073
              Released NZ 16 Jul 2018
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              Series Germanic Literatures
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