Handbook Of British Chronology

Author: E. B. Pryde
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521563505
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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: 34.85 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 Stars And Stardom

Author: Bruce Babington
Publisher: Manchester University Press
ISBN: 9780719058417
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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.

British Culture

Author: David Christopher
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134766815
Size: 39.38 MB
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The book also strengthens study skills, through follow-up activities and suggestions for further reading which appear at the end of each chapter. A real must-read for all students of British history and culture.

On Modern British Fiction

Author: Zachary Leader
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780199249336
Size: 21.11 MB
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A fascinating collection for anyone seriously interested in modern British fiction.

British Low Culture

Author: Leon Hunt
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415151825
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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.