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The Courtship of Olivia Langdon and Mark Twain
Passionate readers both, Olivia Langdon and Mark Twain courted through books, spelling out their expectations through literary references as they... Les mer
The Wounded Jung
By exploring Carl Jung's transformative life experience and its effect on his thoughts and writings, The Wounded Jung shows how Jung's... Les mer
Harriet Jacobs and Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
Harriet Jacobs, today perhaps the single-most read and studied black American woman of the nineteenth century, has not until recently enjoyed... Les mer
Otto Neurath
An international team of four authors, led by distinguished philosopher of science, Nancy Cartwright, and leading scholar of the Vienna Circle,... Les mer
Thomas Stearns Eliot: Poet
A. David Moody’s Thomas Stearns Eliot: Poet was published to acclaim in 1979, with a successful paperback following in 1980. This carefully revised... Les mer
Reimagining Thoreau
Reimagining Thoreau synthesises the interests of the intellectual and psychological biographer and the literary critic in a reconsideration of... Les mer
Archbishop Theodore
Theodore, Archbishop of Canterbury (668–90), was a monk of Greek origin and extraordinary learning, who shaped the English Church into a structure... Les mer
Hösten 1908 flydde Vilhelm Ekelund, en av Sveriges mest uppmärksammade yngre författare, till Tyskland undan en hotande fängelsedom. Han kom att... Les mer
The Sword of Truth
At the turn of the eighteenth to the nineteenth century a revolutionary movement arose in Hausaland (now part of northern Nigeria) that was to have a... Les mer
Fritz Reiner - A Biography
Thirty years after his death, Fritz Reiner's contribution--as a conductor, as a teacher (of Leonard Bernstein, among others), and as a... Les mer
Nelly Sachs - En biografi
Ruth Dinesen: Nelly Sachs - En biografi 1. udgave 1.... Les mer
New Light on Boswell
Boswell’s Life of Johnson is established as one of the foremost literary biographies in the English language. This collection of new essays,... Les mer
Martial: The Unexpected Classic
This is the first full-length study in English of the Roman poet Martial’s life, poetry and politics, as well as of the survival of his fifteen... Les mer
The World of Bede
An engaging and accessible introduction to the writings and intellectual development of the Venerable Bede (d.735), this book (originally published... Les mer
The American T. S. Eliot
In his old age T. S. Eliot said on a number of occasions that the American experience of his childhood and youth had had the deepest influence on his... Les mer
The World of Bede
An engaging and accessible introduction to the writings and intellectual development of the Venerable Bede (d.735), this book (originally published... Les mer
Plutarch: Life of Antony
Plutarch’s Life of Antony is a work remarkable for its colourful narrative and vivid characterisation of Antony and Cleopatra. This book presents... Les mer
The Earliest Life of Gregory the Great
In his role of apostle of the English and promoter of Augustine’s mission, Gregory the Great became the subject of what is one of the earliest... Les mer
Felix’s Life of Saint Guthlac
Written around 730–740 the Life of Guthlac by the monk Felix is an important and colourful source for the obscure early history of East Anglia and... Les mer
The Life of Bishop Wilfrid
The Life of Wilfrid offers us a graphic portrait of one of the most forceful characters in the history of the English Church: a man courageous and... Les mer
Two Lives of St. Cuthbert
These two complementary lives of Cuthbert illuminate both the secular history of the golden age of Northumbria and the historic shift from Celtic to... Les mer
Antonio Gramsci: En politisk biografi
En kortfattad men fyllig biografi över Gramscis politiska bana -- från de politiska ungdomsåren i Turin kring första världskriget, över... Les mer
Ur en agitators liv
August Palm (1849–1922) skrev sin berömda självbiografi 1904. Den kommer här i en nyutgåva, som är rikt illustrerad med fotografier och... Les mer
Axel Danielsson. En biografi
Denna bok ger en fängslande bild av den vid sidan av Hjalmar Branting mest betydande ledargestalten inom den tidiga svenska socialdemokratin.... Les mer