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Author: Edith Nalle Schafer
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: washington, circles, literary
Number of Pages: 86
Published: 2008-04-01
ISBN-10: 1557090815
ISBN-13: 9781557090812

Perfect for the book-loving vacationer or the hometown reader, this attractive Starrhill Press series provides walking tours to literary history. Learn about each city's culture, authors, bookstores, colleges, and literary meeting places. Take one along when you travel, or collect the entire series for an international armchair tour.

Author: Samuel Johnson
Publisher: General Books LLC
Keywords: johnson, samuel, works
Number of Pages: 412
Published: 2009-12
ISBN-10: 1151282405
ISBN-13: 9781151282408

Volume: 7 General Books publication date: 2009 Original publication date: 1825 Original Publisher: Talboys and Wheeler Subjects: Fiction / Literary History / General Literary Collections / General Literary Collections / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh Literary Collections / Essays Literary Criticism / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh Notes: This is an OCR reprint of the original rare book. There may be typos or missing text and there are no illustrations. When you buy the General Books edition of this book you get free trial access to where you can select from more

Author: John Speller
Publisher: Open Book Publishers
Keywords: literature, bourdieu
Number of Pages: 208
Published: 2011-11-30
ISBN-10: 1906924422
ISBN-13: 9781906924423

Bourdieu and Literature is a wide-ranging, rigorous and accessible introduction to the relationship between Pierre Bourdieu's work and literary studies. It provides a comprehensive overview and critical assessment of his contributions to literary theory and his thinking about authors and literary works.One of the foremost French intellectuals of the post-war era, Bourdieu has become a standard point of reference in the fields of anthropology, linguistics, art history, cultural studies, politics, and sociology, but his longstanding interest in literature has often been overlooked. This study ex

Author: Richard Curtis
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Keywords: getting, book, published, guide, insider, literary, agent, own
Number of Pages: 320
Published: 2003-11-17
eBookDB-ID: 9780547524

How to Be Your Own Literary Agent takes the mystery out of book publishing for any writer, published or not. Richard Curtis -- a top literary agent for more than thirty years -- provides a comprehensive practical overview of the publishing process, from submissions to contract negotiations to subsidiary rights to marketing, publicity, and beyond. He also gives away trade secrets and invaluable wisdom -- candid advice that can be found nowhere else. Now completely revised and expanded, How to Be Your Own Literary Agent is essential reading for all writers.* Big publishers, small publishers, sel

Author: Jane Austen
Keywords: freindship, love
Number of Pages: 57
Published: 2009-12

Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes company Publication date: 1922 Subjects: Fiction / Classics Fiction / Literary Literary Criticism / General Literary Criticism / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh Notes: This is an OCR reprint. There may be typos or missing text. There are no illustrations or indexes. When you buy the General Books edition of this book you get free trial access to where you can select from more than a million books for free. You can also preview the book there.

Author: Peter Conrad
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: form, literary, opera, romantic
Number of Pages: 204
Published: 1977
ISBN-10: 0520032586
ISBN-13: 9780520032583

Romantic Opera and Literary Form is a provocative and provoking book on appear. It's idiosyncratic essay about the transformation of literature through music forces the reader to re-examine some of his own convictions about opera and drama.

Author: Mark Twain
Publisher: Project Gutenberg
Keywords: dead, shakespeare
Number of Pages: 31
Published: 2005
ISBN-10: 1412138639
ISBN-13: 9781412138635

When Shakespeare died, in 1616, great literary productions attributed to him as author had been before the London world and in high favor for twenty-four years. Yet his death was not an event. It made no stir, it attracted no attention. Apparently his eminent literary contemporaries did not realize that a celebrated poet had passed from their midst.
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