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The History of Reading, Volume 2
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: K. Halsey
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-26 - Publisher: Springer

'Reading has a history. But how can we recover it?' This volume brings together original research essays focusing on the history of reading in the British Isles
The History of Reading, Volume 3
Language: en
Pages: 229
Authors: R. Crone
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-26 - Publisher: Springer

We inhabit a textually super-saturated and increasingly literate world. This volume encourages readers to consider the diverse methodologies used by historians
The History of Reading
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: S. Towheed
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-25 - Publisher: Springer

Bringing together research from a variety of countries and periods, this volume introduces readers to the diverse approaches used to recover the evidence of rea
The Library of Paradise
Language: en
Pages: 358
Authors: David A. Michelson
Categories: Contemplation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2023-01-13 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Contemplative reading is a spiritual practice developed by Christian monks in sixth- and seventh-century Mesopotamia. Mystics belonging to the Church of the Eas
Reading Austen in America
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Juliette Wells
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-05 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Reading Austen in America presents a colorful, compelling account of how an appreciative audience for Austen's novels originated and developed in America, and h
Readers' Liberation
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Jonathan Rose
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-05 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Literary Agenda is a series of short polemical monographs about the importance of literature and of reading in the wider world and about the state of litera
The Short Story in South Africa
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Rebecca Fasselt
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-25 - Publisher: Routledge

This book considers the key critical interventions on short story writing in South Africa written in English since the year 2000. The short story genre, whilst
Conrad's Reading
Language: en
Pages: 245
Authors: Helen Chambers
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-18 - Publisher: Springer

This book aligns concepts and methods from book history with new literary research on a globally studied writer. An innovative three-part approach, combining cl
Reading Still Matters: What the Research Reveals about Reading, Libraries, and Community
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Catherine Sheldrick Ross
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-01 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Drawing on scholarly research findings, this book presents a cogent case that librarians can use to work towards prioritization of reading in libraries and in s
English Books and Readers 1558-1603: Volume 2
Language: en
Pages: 348
Authors: H. S. Bennett
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

In this second volume of his classic English Books and Readers, first published in 1965, H. S. Bennett continues the story down to the end of the reign of Eliza