An introduction to literature and also a text for courses in composition, multicultural, or contemporary American literature.
For interested readers who have other vocational plans, its authors-experienced researchers themselves-provide an intimate view of the way...
A translation of the 14th century poem, which offers a picture of society in the late Middle Ages on the threshold of the early modern world.
German: A Structural Approach, Fourth Edition, shares the basic aims of earlier editions: developing speaking, reading, and writing, while at the same time giving students a clear understanding of the structure of the language.
The English Romantic period—when, as Wordsworth wrote, "the whole earth/The beauty wore of promise"—was also a time in which many of our contemporary attitudes, conventions, and institutions originated. The present book explores, in fascinating depth, the context given by human beings of the time to what its writers called "the spirit of the age."