Britannica Literature

American Literature from 1600 Through the 1850s (The Britannica Guide to World Literature) (Repost)

American Literature from 1600 Through the 1850s (The Britannica Guide to World Literature) by Adam Augustyn
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1615301240 | 238 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

Traces the progress of the written word as America was evolving as a nation.

75 Books from Britannica  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by angus77 at April 2, 2014
75 Books from Britannica

75 Books from Britannica
English | PDF | Large Books Collection | 916.53 MB
Genre: Encyclopedia, Guides
Shakespeare and Conceptual Blending: Cognition, Creativity, Criticism (Cognitive Studies in Literature and Performance)

Shakespeare and Conceptual Blending: Cognition, Creativity, Criticism (Cognitive Studies in Literature and Performance) by Michael Booth
English | 11 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319621866 | 280 Pages | PDF | 3.96 MB

This book shows how Shakespeare’s excellence as storyteller, wit and poet reflects the creative process of conceptual blending. Cognitive theory provides a wealth of new ideas that illuminate Shakespeare, even as he illuminates them, and the theory of blending,

Ethics and Form in Fantasy Literature: Tolkien, Rowling and Meyer  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Nov. 16, 2017
Ethics and Form in Fantasy Literature: Tolkien, Rowling and Meyer

Lykke Guanio-Uluru, "Ethics and Form in Fantasy Literature: Tolkien, Rowling and Meyer"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1349560006 | PDF | pages: 269 | 3.6 mb

Chemical Information Mining: Facilitating Literature-Based Discovery (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Nov. 16, 2017
Chemical Information Mining: Facilitating Literature-Based Discovery (Repost)

Debra L. Banville, "Chemical Information Mining: Facilitating Literature-Based Discovery"
2008 | pages: 212 | ISBN: 1420076493 | PDF | 6,1 mb
Writing Tangier in the Postcolonial Transition: Space and Power in Expatriate and North African Literature

Michael K. Walonen, "Writing Tangier in the Postcolonial Transition: Space and Power in Expatriate and North African Literature"
2016 | pages: 176 | ISBN: 1409433811 | PDF | 1,2 mb
Borderlands and Liminal Subjects: Transgressing the Limits in Philosophy and Literature

Borderlands and Liminal Subjects: Transgressing the Limits in Philosophy and Literature by Jessica Elbert Decker
English | 14 Jan. 2018 | ISBN: 3319678124 | 281 Pages | PDF | 2.64 MB

Borders are essentially imaginary structures, but their effects are very real. This volume explores both geopolitical and conceptual borders through an interdisciplinary lens, bridging the disciplines of philosophy and literature.

New Directions in Literature and Medicine Studies  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Nov. 16, 2017
New Directions in Literature and Medicine Studies

New Directions in Literature and Medicine Studies by Stephanie M. Hilger
English | 11 Nov. 2017 | ASIN: B077GF5J7G | 419 pages | PDF | 2.59 MB

​This book is situated in the field of medical humanities, and the articles continue the dialogue between the disciplines of literature and medicine that was initiated in the 1970s and has continued with ebbs and flows since then.
Contemporary American Memoirs in Action: How to Do Things with Memoir (American Literature Readings in the 21st Century)

Contemporary American Memoirs in Action: How to Do Things with Memoir (American Literature Readings in the 21st Century) by Jane Danielewicz
English | 9 Jan. 2018 | ISBN: 3319696017 | 135 Pages | PDF | 1.15 MB

This book analyzes a collection of literary memoirs to demonstrate how this genre is an avenue for participation in public life. Writers are repurposing the memoir, a genre known for its personal and expressive function,
From Lanka Eastwards: The Ramayana in the Literature and Visual Arts of Indonesia

Andrea Acri, "From Lanka Eastwards: The Ramayana in the Literature and Visual Arts of Indonesia"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 9067183849 | PDF | pages: 279 | 6.3 mb