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Holloway, Lorretta M. - Beyond Arthurian Romances, e-kirja

Beyond Arthurian Romances

Holloway, Lorretta M.


Where Medieval Romance Meets Victorian Reality: The “Woman Question” in William Morris’s The Wood Beyond the World
Lori Campbell
11. The Performance of Victorian Medievalism
Barbara Bell
12. What is a Man?: The Refuting of the Chivalric Ideal

Wade, James - Fairies in Medieval Romance, e-kirja

Fairies in Medieval Romance

Wade, James


Table of contents
1. Introduction: Internal Folklore
James Wade
2. Fairies and Humans between Possible Worlds
James Wade
3. Avalon: Simulacra and Fictional Facts
James Wade
4. Beyond Orthodoxy: Tests and Quests
James Wade

Foote, George William - Bible Romances, e-kirja

Bible Romances

Foote, George William


A fascinating book by famous atheist George William Foote, founder of the secular humanist magazine ‘The Freethinker’. In it he lays out his views on various Biblical stories, such as the Creation story, the Tower of Babel, Noah and the Flood, and…

Samuelian, Kristin Flieger - Royal Romances, e-kirja

Royal Romances

Samuelian, Kristin Flieger


Table of contents
1. Introduction The Royal Character in the Public Imagination
Kristin Flieger Samuelian
2. Chronicles of Florizel and Perdita
Kristin Flieger Samuelian
3. Wandering Royals
Kristin Flieger Samuelian
4. The Novel,…

Tauchert, Ashley - Romancing Jane Austen, e-kirja

Romancing Jane Austen

Tauchert, Ashley


Table of contents
1. Introduction: The Persistence of Jane Austen’s Romance
Ashley Tauchert
2. Northanger Abbey: ‘hastening together to perfect felicity’
Ashley Tauchert
3. Sense and Sensibility: ‘her opinions are all romantic’

Harris, Alana - Love and Romance in Britain, 1918–1970, e-kirja

Love and Romance in Britain, 1918–1970

Harris, Alana


Love and Romance in Interwar British Women’s Autobiography
Barbara Caine
3. The Perfect Man: Fatherhood, Masculinity and Romance in Popular Culture in Mid-Twentieth-Century Britain
Laura King
4. Love, Sex, Work

Westheimer, Ruth K. - Rekindling Romance For Dummies, e-kirja

Rekindling Romance For Dummies

Westheimer, Ruth K.


—Ladies’ Home Journal
In today’s world of instant gratification people have lost the knack for keeping romance alive. Rather than take the time to rekindle the flame that once burned so brightly, we let the fire die out, thinking

Kamblé, Jayashree - Making Meaning in Popular Romance Fiction, e-kirja

Making Meaning in Popular Romance Fiction

Kamblé, Jayashree


Table of contents
1. Introduction: What Does It Mean to Say “Romance Novel”?
Jayashree Kamblé
2. Capitalism: Money and Means in Romance Novels
Jayashree Kamblé
3. War: Patriotism and the Damaged Romance Novel Hero
Jayashree Kamblé
4. Heterosexuality: Negotiating Normative Romance Novel Desire