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    Brighton Rock

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    Brit Noir: The Pocket Essential Guide to British Crime Fiction, Film & TV

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    Barry Forshaw is acknowledged as a leading expert on European crime fiction, but his principal area of expertise is in the crime arena of the British Isles. Continuing the earlier success of the series with Nordic Noir and Euro Noir, he now returns home to produce the definitive reader's guide to modern British crime...

    Britain by the Book: A Curious Tour of Our Literary Landscape

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    A fascinating literary tour of Britain from the author of The Secret Library

    Britain, France and the Gothic, 1764-1820: The Import of Terror

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    Angela Wright sheds new light upon the genesis of the Gothic, examining the roles translation and military conflict played in its development in Britain. The author combines contextual and literary perspectives to situate the Gothic in relation to the Seven Years' War, the French Revolution and the Treaty of Amiens.

    British and French Writers of the First World War: Comparative Studies in Cultural History

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    A study of the response of some of France and Britain's leading writers to the events of the First World War. Brooke, Wells, Shaw, Kipling, Lawrence, Owen and Rosenberg are set alongside Jaure, Barres, Maurras, Peguy, Psichari and Rolland, as case studies of the war's impact on Anglo-French letters.

    British Children's Fiction in the Second World War

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    Owen Dudley Edwards discusses reading, children's radio, comics, films and book-related play-activity in relation to value systems, the child's perspective versus the adult's perspective, the development of sophistication, retention and loss of pre-war attitudes and their post-war fate.

    British Fiction Today

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    Provides students and readers with an introduction to key authors and novels since 1990 through a collection of the perspectives on British fiction. This book offers comprehensive coverage of a range of selected contemporary authors, drawing together both established and emerging literary voices reflecting the scope of the British writing.

    British Literature of the Blitz: Fighting the People's War

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    British Literature of the Blitz interrogates the patriotic, utopian ideal of the People's War by analyzing conflicted representations of class and gender in literature and film. Its subtitle - Fighting the People's War - describes how British citizens both united to fight Nazi Germany and questioned the nationalist ideology binding them together.

    British Short Fiction in the Early Nineteenth Century: The Rise of the Tale

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    Contextualizing British short fiction within the broader framework of early nineteenth-century print culture, the author argues that authors and publishers sought to present short fiction in book-length volumes as a way of competing with the novel as a legitimate and prestigious genre.

    British Victorian Women's Periodicals : Beauty, Civilization, and Poetry

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    British Women's Writing from Bronte to Bloomsbury, Volume 1: 1840s and 1850s

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    This five-volume series, British Women's Writing From Bronte to Bloomsbury, 1840-1940, historically contextualizes and traces developments in women's fiction from 1840 to 1940.

    British Women's Writing from Bronte to Bloomsbury, Volume 1: 1840s and 1850s

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    This five-volume series, British Women's Writing From Bronte to Bloomsbury, 1840-1940, historically contextualizes and traces developments in women's fiction from 1840 to 1940.

    British Women's Writing from Bronte to Bloomsbury, Volume 2: 1860s and 1870s

    £89.99 £99.99
    This five-volume series, British Women's Writing From Bronte to Bloomsbury, 1840-1940, historicallycontextualizes and traces developments in women's fiction from 1840 to 1940.

    British Women's Writing from Bronte to Bloomsbury, Volume 2: 1860s and 1870s

    £89.99 £99.99
    This five-volume series, British Women's Writing From Bronte to Bloomsbury, 1840-1940, historicallycontextualizes and traces developments in women's fiction from 1840 to 1940.

    British Writers and the Approach of World War II

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    Ellis explores the ways in which modernist writers like T. S. Eliot, Virginia Woolf and H. G. Wells witnessed the approach of World War II and how their writings raised profound questions emblematic of the era. No other literary study has looked at the period covered in such detail.

    Broadview Anthology of British Literature - The Victorian Era

    £48.56 £53.95

    Bronte Myth

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    A fascinating and wonderfully readable deconstruction of the countless myths that have grown up around the Brontes. Since 1857, hardly a year has gone by without some sort of Bronte 'biography' appearing.

    Brontesaurus: An A-Z of Charlotte, Emily and Anne Bronte (and Branwell)

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    The essential miscellany for all Bronte fans.

    Brontesaurus: An A-Z of Charlotte, Emily and Anne Bronte (and Branwell)

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    In the year of Charlotte's bicentenary, a light-hearted miscellany on all things Bronte.

    Browning

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    A major new biography of the most modern and the most underrated of English literature's great Victorians.

    Browse: The World in Bookshops

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    Burning Man: The Ascent of DH Lawrence

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