Publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries, a Division of the American Library Association




Category: Academic libraries


View: 981

Twentieth-century Italian Literature in English Translation

An Annotated Bibliography 1929-1997

Author: Robin Healey

Publisher: University of Toronto Press


Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 605

View: 288

This bibliography lists English-language translations of twentieth-century Italian literature published chiefly in book form between 1929 and 1997, encompassing fiction, poetry, plays, screenplays, librettos, journals and diaries, and correspondence.

Church History

An Introduction to Research, Reference Works, and Methods

Author: James E. Bradley

Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing


Category: Religion

Page: 236

View: 265

Explains skills and techniques necessary for writing church history. Discusses assessment of sources, the craft of writing, and different modes of rhetoric. Describes research methods and identifies different eras for research.

A New History of Ireland Volume VII

Ireland, 1921-84

Author: J. R. Hill

Publisher: OUP Oxford


Category: History

Page: 1254

View: 343

A New History of Ireland is the largest scholarly project in modern Irish history. In 9 volumes, it provides a comprehensive new synthesis of modern scholarship on every aspect of Irish history and prehistory, from the earliest geological and archaeological evidence, through the Middle Ages, down to the present day. Volume VII covers a period of major significance in Ireland's history. It outlines the division of Ireland and the eventual establishment of the Irish Republic. It provides comprehensive coverage of political developments, north and south, as well as offering chapters on the economy, literature in English and Irish, the Irish language, the visual arts, emigration and immigration, and the history of women. The contributors to this volume, all specialists in their field, provide the most comprehensive treatment of these developments of any single-volume survey of twentieth-century Ireland.

Women Writers Dramatized

A Calendar of Performances from Narrative Works Published in English to 1900

Author: H. Philip Bolton

Publisher: A&C Black


Category: Performing Arts

Page: 460

View: 372

This volume, arranged alphabetically by original author, provides basic information about stage and screen productions based upon the novels of 40 women writers before 1900. Each entry includes the novel and its publication date, the published texts or dramatizations based upon the book, and the performances of the piece in live theater and film versions, including the location, dates, and playwright or screenwriter (if there was one). For some of the performances the author includes a brief annotation listing the actors and describing the production.

A Textual History of Cicero's Academici Libri

Author: Terence J. Hunt

Publisher: BRILL


Category: History

Page: 341

View: 567

This book performs for the "Academici Libri" what P.L. Schmidt achieved for the "De legibus" - it studies the entire tradition of the work, including its original publication, its influence in Antiquity, the Middle Ages and Renaissance, manuscripts and printed editions.

A Handbook to Literary Research

Author: Delia da Sousa Correa

Publisher: Routledge


Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 224

View: 864

A Handbook to Literary Research is a vital, one of a kind student resource, which has been written specifically for those embarking on a Masters degree in Literature. It provides an introduction to research techniques, methodologies and information sources relevant to the study of literature at postgraduate level. The unique and invaluable guide is divided into four sections: * a practical guide to the uses of research libraries, research sources and computers, including the Internet * an introduction to the work of textual scholars and bibliographers, focusing particularly on the practical and theoretical issues faced by textual editors * an overview of literary research and literary theory, including outlines of feminist theory, deconstruction, reader-response and reception theory, new historicism, and post-colonial theory * a detailed guide on how to write and present a Masters, including a glossary and checklist for finding guides, reference books and other study sources.

Bibliotheken in Singapur

Author: Bernhard Mittermaier

Publisher: Forschungszentrum Jülich


Category: Libraries

Page: 114

View: 296

The Editorial Gaze

Mediating Texts in Literature and the Arts

Author: Paul Eggert

Publisher: Routledge


Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 256

View: 827

First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

A History of the British Museum Library, 1753-1973

Author: Philip Rowland Harris

Publisher: British Library Board


Category: History

Page: 833

View: 374

The first comprehensive history of a world-renowned repository of knowledge and scholarship, this volume deals primarily with the growth of the library's collections, their cataloguing, and the reading rooms in which they are housed. The appendices includes a list of some of the better known persons who have used the reading rooms. 100 illustrations.

The Complete Catalog of British Cars 1895-1975

Author: David Culshaw

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd


Category: Transportation

Page: 496

View: 672

This long out of print classic has now been revised and updated. The most comprehensive account of British cars ever published, this book presents a huge amount of historical and technical information. Nearly 700 manufacturers and 3,700 individual models are profiled, including technical specs for most cars.

Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science

Volume 56 - Supplement 19: Accreditation and the Academic Library to The Use of an Animated Tutor in Teaching Chinese

Author: Allen Kent

Publisher: CRC Press


Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 384

View: 252

Supplement 19: Accreditation and the Academic Library to The Use of an Animated Tutor in Teaching Chinese