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Oxford Reader’s Companion To Conrad

Oxford Reader’s Companion To Conrad   Reference library

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Literature, Literary studies (19th century)
Length:
304,995 words
‘Scholarly, ambitious and scrupulous’ – Matthew Beaumont, Times Literary Supplement Over 400 entries cover Conrad’s Conrad’s life (health, Polish inheritance, the sea, ... More
Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens

Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Literature, Literary studies (19th century)
Length:
440,570 words
Written in a lucid, easy style, The Oxford Reader’s Companion to Dickens draws together an unparalleled diversity of information on one of our greatest writers: his life, his works, his ... More
Oxford Reader's Companion to George Eliot

Oxford Reader's Companion to George Eliot   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Literature, Literary studies (19th century)
Length:
344,606 words
‘Scholarly, ambitious and scrupulous’—Matthew Beaumont, Times Literary Supplement Under the editorial guidance of John Rignall, over 50 literary scholars ... More
Oxford Reader's Companion to Hardy

Oxford Reader's Companion to Hardy   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Literature, Literary studies (19th century)
Length:
357,025 words
‘Scholarly, ambitious and scrupulous’—Matthew Beaumont, Times Literary Supplement Norman Page, with the help of his team of expert contributors, presents ... More
Oxford Reader's Companion to Trollope

Oxford Reader's Companion to Trollope   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Literature, Literary studies (19th century)
Length:
425,796 words
Scholarly, ambitious and scrupulous’ – Matthew Beaumont, Times Literary Supplement The Oxford Reader's Companion to Trollope encompasses all the latest ... More
The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)   Quick reference

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2016
‘ground-breaking’, Writing Magazine This authoritative dictionary draws on Oxford's unrivalled bank of reference and language resources in order to explore ... More
The Oxford Dictionary of Plays

The Oxford Dictionary of Plays (2 ed.)   Quick reference

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2015
‘informative, illuminating, and helpful … a remarkable achievement’ – Michael Billington, The Guardian Over 1,000 entries ... More
The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction

The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2007
This is the first historical dictionary devoted to science fiction. It shows the development of science-fiction words and their associated concepts over time, with full citations and ... More
An A-Z Guide to Shakespeare

An A-Z Guide to Shakespeare (2 ed.)   Quick reference

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2016
Over 860 entries Compiled by one of the best-known authorities on Shakespeare's works, this online-only dictionary offers up-to-date information on all aspects of Shakespeare in ... More
A Dictionary of Writers and their Works

A Dictionary of Writers and their Works (3 ed.)   Quick reference

Over 3,200 entries An essential guide to authors and their works that focuses on the general canon of British literature from the fifteenth century to the ... More

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