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The Colonial American Stage William J. Burling and Odai Johnson

The Fourth Imagist: Selected Poems of F.S. Flint Edited by Michael Copp

"Burning Interiors": David Shapiro's Poetry and Poetics Thomas Fink and Joseph Lease

The Myth of Sisyphus: Renaissance Theories of Human Perfectibility Elliott M. Simon

Early Feminists and the Education Debates: England, France, Germany Carol Strauss Sotiropoulos

The Comic World of the Marx Brothers' Movies Maurice Charney

Resurrecting Elizabeth I in Seventeenth-Century England Edited by Elizabeth H. Hageman and Katherine Conway

Loulou: Selected Extracts from the Journals of Lewis Harcourt Edited by Patrick Johnson

The Myth of Sisyphus: Renaissance Theories of Human Perfectibility Simon Elliott

William Babcock Hazen: The Best Hated Man Edward S. Cooper

Selfish Gifts: The Politics of Exchange and English Courtly Literature Alison V. Scott

Victorian Appropriations of Shakespeare: George Eliot, A.C. Swinburne, Robert Browning, and Charles Dickinson Robert Sawyer

Early Feminists and the Education Debates Carol Strauss Sotiropoulos

Edmund Spenser: New and Renewed Directions J. B. Lethbridge

Socially Symbolic Acts: The Historicizing Fictions of Umberto Eco, Vincenzo Consolo and Antonio Tabucchi Joseph Francese

Risorgimento in Modern Italian Culture: Revisiting the Nineteenth-Century Past in History, Narrative and Cinema Norma Bouchard

Modes of Seduction: Sexual Power in Balzac and Sand Deborah Houk Schocket

The Architectural Imagination of Edith Wharton: Gender, Class, and Power in the Progressive Era Annette Benert

Queen Calafia's Paradise: California and the Italian American Novel Kenneth Scambray

Sexuality, Gender, and Power in Iris Murdoch's Fiction Tammy Grimshaw, Ph.D.

The Development of Albert Camus's Concern for Social and Political Justice Mark Orme

Shakespeare Studies XXXII Susan Zimmerman and Garrett Sullivan

Nelson Algren Robert Ward

Prisms and Rainbows: Michel Butor's Collaborations with Jacques Monory, Jiri Kolar, and Pierre Alechinsky Elinor S. Miller

Semiotics of Re-Reading: Guido Gozzano, Aldo Palazzeschi, Italo Calvino Anthony Julian Tamburri

Shakespeare Adaptations from the Restoration: Five Plays Barbara A. Murray

The Politics of Mourning (Grief Management in Cross-Cultural Fiction) Rochelle Almeida

Shakespeare in the Romanian Cultural Memory Monica Matei-Chesnoiu

Sadian Reflections Yoav Rinon

Meeting Movies Norman Holland

Women and the Politics of Travel By Monica Anderson

The Life and Achievements of Sir John Popham 1531-1607 By Douglas Walthew Rice

Socially Symbolic Acts: The Historicizing Fictions of Umberto Eco, Vincenzo Consolo, and Antonio Tabucchi By Joseph Francese

George Eliot U.S.: Transatlantic Literary and Cultural Perspectives By Monika Mueller

Japan, France, and East-West Aesthetics: French Literature, 1867-2000 By Jan Walsh Hokenson

The Wond'rous Art: William Blake and Writing By John B. Pierce

South Jersey Under the Stars: Essays on Culture, Agriculture, and Place By Allison Hayes-Conroy

Love Notes and Letters: and, The Letter Case By Marie-Catherine Desjardins

The Critical Waltz: Essays on the Work of Dorothy Parker Edited By Rhonda S. Pettit

Harold Pinter's Politics: A Silence Beyond Echo By Charles Grimes

The Ghosts of Plaka Beach By Stelios Perrakis

Voicing the Distant By Ekaterina Sukanova

Apart from Modernism: Edith Wharton, Politics, and Fiction Before World War I By Robin Peel

Rabbit (Un)Redeemed: The Drama of Belief in John Updike's Fiction By Peter J. Bailey

Faulkner's Artistic Vision: The Bizarre and the Terrible By Ryuichi Yamaguchi

Staging Faith: East Anglian Drama in the Later Middle Ages By Victor I. Scherb

Voicing the Distant: Shakespeare and Russian Modernist Poetry By Ekaterina Sukhanova

Ezra Pound and Neoplatonism By Peter Liebregts

Voices of Italian America: A History of Early Italian American Literature with a Critical Anthology By Martino Marazzi

The Choreography of Antony Tudor: Focus on Four Ballets By R. Chamberlain Duerden

Subversive Subjects: Reading Marguerite Yourcenar Edited by Judith Holland Sarnecki and Ingeborg Majer O'Sickey

Struggle Over the Modern: Purity and Experience in American Art Criticism 1900-1960 By Dennis Raverty

Reading Barbara Pym By Deborah Donato

The Carlyle Encyclopedia Edited By Mark Cumming

“The World Must Be Peopled”: Shakespeare’s Comedies of Forgiveness By Michael D. Friedman

The Civilization of the Holocaust in Italy: Poets, Artists, Saints, Anti-Semites By Wiley Feinstein

Zoos in Postmodernism: Signs and Simulation By Stephen Spotte

The Italian-American Vote in Providence, Rhode Island, 1916-1948 By Stefano Luconi

South Jersey Under the Stars: Essays on Culture, Agriculture, and Place By Allison Hayes-Conroy

The Colonial American Stage, 1665-1774: A Documentary Calendar By Odai Johnson and William J. Burling

Folk-Taxonomies in Early English By Earl R. Anderson

Sir John Popham-colorful character, colonizer By William David Barry

Tudor Placemen and Statesmen: Select Case Histories By Narasingha P. Sil

Harcourt and Son: A Political Biography of Sir William Harcourt, 1827-1904 By Patrick Jackson

Women Direct Shakespeare in America: Productions from the 1990s By Nancy Taylor

Voicing the Distant: Shakespeare and Russian Modernist Poetry By Ekaterina Sukhanova

The Italian-American Vote in Providence, Rhode Island, 1916-1948 By Stefano Luconi

Harcourt and Son: A Political Biography of Sir William Harcourt, 1827-1904 By Patrick Jackson

Francophone Women Film Directors: A Guide By Janis L. Pallister and Ruth A. Hottell

Alfred Jarry: An Imagination in Revolt By Jill Fell

A Brave New World of Knowledge: Shakespeare's «The Tempest» and Early Modern Epistemology By B.J Sokol

Figuring Women: A Thematic Study of Giovanni Verga’s Female Characters By Susan Amatangelo

Stage Directions in Hamlet: New Essays and New Directions Edited by Hardin L. Aasand

Slavic Scriptures: The Formation of the Church Slavonic Version of the Holy Bible By Henry R. Cooper, Jr.

The Garden of Hesperides by Carlos Rojas Translated by Diana Glad

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