Bentley's Miscellany

Author: Charles Dickens

Publisher: Arkose Press

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Page: 666

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The Charles Dickens research collection

from the J.F. Dexter collection in the British Library and other major holdings in Great Britain and the United States of America : a listing and guide

Author: Charles Dickens

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: English literature

Page: 116

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Dickens and the 1830s

Author: Kathryn Chittick

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN:

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 208

View: 840

The Cambridge History of Southeast Asia is a multi-authored treatment of the whole of mainland and island Southeast Asia from Burma to Indonesia. Unlike other histories of the region, it is not divided on a country-by-country basis and is not structured purely chronologically, but rather takes a thematic and regional approach to Southeast Asia's history, aiming to present the current state of historical research on Southeast Asia as well as stimulating further thought and investigation. This volume, the first of the two volume series, covers the period from the region's pre-history up to the early nineteeenth century of the Christian era, tracing the development of early politics, the integration of religion with social and cultural life, the great changes caused by the advent of the Europeans in the region and the incresing incorporation of Southeast Asian trade into international markets.

Charles Dickens

The Critical Heritage

Author: Philip Collins

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 664

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The Critical Heritage gathers together a large body of critical sources on major figures in literature. Each volume presents contemporary responses to a writer's work, enabling students and researchers to read for themselves, for example, comments on early performances of Shakespeare's plays, or reactions to the first publication of Jane Austen's novels. The carefully selected sources range from landmark essays in the history of criticism to journalism and contemporary opinion, and little published documentary material such as letters and diaries. Significant pieces of criticism from later periods are also included, in order to demonstrate the fluctuations in an author's reputation. Each volume contains an introduction to the writer's published works, a selected bibliography, and an index of works, authors and subjects. The Collected Critical Heritage set will be available as a set of 68 volumes and the series will also be available in mini sets selected by period (in slipcase boxes) and as individual volumes.