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Hamilton, Trevor - Immortal Longings, ebook

Immortal Longings

Hamilton, Trevor


Immortal Longings: FWH Myers and the Victorian search for life after death is the first full-length biography of Frederic W.H. Myers, leading figure in the Society for Psychical Research and friend and associate of Browning, Gladstone, Ruskin, Tennyson, Swinburne, Henry James, Prince Leopold

Sasson, Sarah Juliette - Longing to Belong, ebook

Longing to Belong

Sasson, Sarah Juliette


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Sarah Juliette Sasson
2. Theory of the Parvenu
Sarah Juliette Sasson
3. Sartorial Stories: At the Fringes of the Social Sphere
Sarah Juliette Sasson
4. The Poetics of Identity
Sarah Juliette…

Clemow, Dominic - Evidently Yours, ebook

Evidently Yours

Clemow, Dominic


Ever get the feeling of that constant thought of someone on your mind? You’ve liked her a long time and she’s all you ever think about. Everything about her that you know is perfect and her smile is always in your mind, but her smile is also the only…

Clemow, Dominic - This I May, ebook

This I May

Clemow, Dominic


Dominic Clemow first began to write poems as a way of expressing feelings of sadness and loss after a relationship ended. His interest in poetry has grown and developed since then. He writes with feeling and passion, particularly about the pivotal moments…

Champagne, John - Italian Masculinity as Queer Melodrama, ebook

Italian Masculinity as Queer Melodrama

Champagne, John


Table of contents
1. Introduction: Italian Masculinity and Melodrama
John Champagne
2. Caravaggio and the Melodramatic Sensibility
John Champagne
3. Caravaggio’s Melodramatic Male Bodies
John Champagne
4. Tosca and Social Melodrama
John Champagne
5. Puccini’s Sparrow: Longing and La Rondine



Macdonald, George


The story conveys a profound sadness and a poignant longing for death.

Dickens, Charles - The Haunted House, ebook

The Haunted House

Dickens, Charles


What will they find? Who will they meet? The text examines typically Victorian issues such as sex and desire, longing and loss that continue to resonate today.