The sea-stories

Author: John Ruskin

Publisher: N.A


Category: Architecture

Page: N.A

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A Land and Sea Story

Author: Ellen E. Lushington

Publisher: N.A



Page: 208

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Interpretation and Genre

Author: Thomas Kent

Publisher: Bucknell University Press

ISBN: 9780838750889

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 180

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Kent proposes a general theory of genre classification arid applies this genetic model to American fiction written during the last half of the nineteenth century. Combining theory and application, Kent attempts to demonstrate that what we say about texts is related directly to our generic perception of them.

William Clark Russell and the Victorian Nautical Novel

Author: Andrew Nash

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317320115

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 256

View: 8935

William Clark Russell wrote more than forty nautical novels. Immensely popular in their time, his works were admired by contemporary writers, such as Conan Doyle, Stevenson and Meredith, while Swinburne, considered him 'the greatest master of the sea, living or dead'. Based on extensive archival research, Nash explores this remarkable career.

The Oxford History of Popular Print Culture

Author: Gary Kelly,Joad Raymond,Christine Bold

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 019923406X

Category: History

Page: 742

View: 7800

"Devoted to the exploration of popular print culture in English from the beginning of the sixteenth century to the present."--Provided by publisher.