British Culture

Author: David P. Christopher
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317569474
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This third edition of British Culture is the complete introduction to culture and the arts in Britain today.

British Fiction Of The 1990s

Author: Nick Bentley
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415342568
Size: 22.88 MB
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The 1990s proved to be a particularly rich and fascinating period for British fiction. This book presents a fresh perspective on the diverse writings that appeared over the decade, bringing together leading academics in the field.

British Stars And Stardom

Author: Bruce Babington
Publisher: Manchester University Press
ISBN: 9780719058417
Size: 58.76 MB
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Deals analytically with the fascinating topic of the great film stars (and some thought-provoking lesser ones) of the British cinema, from Alma Taylor and Ivor Novello in the Silent period, up to the present day.

Handbook Of British Chronology

Author: E. B. Pryde
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521563505
Size: 20.92 MB
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The authoritative and indispensable record of all holders of major offices in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland.

Elements Of The Picaresque In Contemporary British Fiction

Author: Ligia Tomoiagă
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443838527
Size: 53.21 MB
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The main thesis of the author is that the picaresque has never left the literary scene in Britain, being an aesthetic invariant, which expresses a natural inclination of the British authors towards the picaresque story.

British Low Culture

Author: Leon Hunt
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415151825
Size: 70.62 MB
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The trickle down of permissiveness into mass consumption is viewed as a key feature of the 1970s. Hunt considers the values of an ostensibly 'bad' decade and analyses the implications of the 1970s for issues of taste and cultural capital.

On Modern British Fiction

Author: Zachary Leader
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780199249336
Size: 28.20 MB
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A fascinating collection for anyone seriously interested in modern British fiction.