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The Miscellaneous Writings of Tobias Smollett

The Miscellaneous Writings of Tobias Smollett

1st Edition

O M Brack, Leslie Chilton, Walter H. Keithley
May 01, 2015

Tobias Smollett (1721–71) is best known as a novelist; however this prolific and talented author was also a notable historian, literary critic, translator, medical writer and satirist. This volume will help us to reassess our understanding of Smollett by presenting some of his most significant...

The Miscellaneous Writings of Tobias Smollett

The Miscellaneous Writings of Tobias Smollett

1st Edition

O M Brack
May 01, 2015

Tobias Smollett (1721–71) is best known as a novelist; however this prolific and talented author was also a notable historian, literary critic, translator, medical writer and satirist. This volume will help us to reassess our understanding of Smollett by presenting some of his most significant...

The Collected Letters of Ellen Terry, Volume 6

The Collected Letters of Ellen Terry, Volume 6

1st Edition

Katharine Cockin
March 01, 2015

Ellen Terry's correspondence was both exuberant and extensive. Her remaining letters provide a fascinating insight into the dynamics of the Victorian theatre, and the difficulties of life for a woman maintaining a successful public persona whilst raising two illegitimate children....

The Indian and Pacific Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks, 1768-1820 (SET)

The Indian and Pacific Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks, 1768-1820 (SET)

1st Edition

Neil Chambers
June 01, 2014

After James Cook's voyage in HMS Endeavour, Banks developed a network of scientists and explorers. Banks's correspondence is one of the great primary sources for studying the Pacific region during this important period of exploration and colonial expansion....

The Indian and Pacific Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks, 1768-1820 (SET)

The Indian and Pacific Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks, 1768-1820 (SET)

1st Edition

Neil Chambers
June 01, 2014

After James Cook's voyage in HMS Endeavour, Banks developed a network of scientists and explorers. Banks's correspondence is one of the great primary sources for studying the Pacific region during this important period of exploration and colonial expansion....

The Travel Writings of John Moore

The Travel Writings of John Moore

1st Edition

Ben P Robertson
June 01, 2014

John Moore was a Scottish physician who travelled extensively and wrote immensely popular accounts of these, which brought him international fame. Despite this, his travel writings have not been available since 1820. This collection will be the first in almost two centuries to present his Travel...

The Travel Writings of John Moore

The Travel Writings of John Moore

1st Edition

Ben P Robertson
June 01, 2014

John Moore was a Scottish physician who travelled extensively and wrote immensely popular accounts of these, which brought him international fame. Despite this, his travel writings have not been available since 1820. This collection will be the first in almost two centuries to present his Travel...

Selected Correspondence of William Huggins

Selected Correspondence of William Huggins

1st Edition

Barbara J Becker
June 01, 2014

William Huggins (1824–1910) was celebrated in his lifetime as the father of astrophysics. The letters and observatory notebooks contained in this edition allow Huggins’ important role in the development of astrophysics to fully emerge. Material comes from archives around the world and is previously...

Selected Correspondence of William Huggins

Selected Correspondence of William Huggins

1st Edition

Barbara J Becker
June 01, 2014

William Huggins (1824–1910) was celebrated in his lifetime as the father of astrophysics. The letters and observatory notebooks contained in this edition allow Huggins’ important role in the development of astrophysics to fully emerge. Material comes from archives around the world and is previously...

The Selected Works of Margaret Oliphant, Part IV: Chronicles of Carlingford

The Selected Works of Margaret Oliphant, Part IV: Chronicles of Carlingford

1st Edition

Joseph Bristow, Elisabeth Jay, Muireann O’Cinneide, Lyn Pykett, Joanne Shattock
May 01, 2014

Part IV offers the first critical edition of the four full length novels and three stories that comprise the Chronicles of Carlingford. Each of the five volumes contains a full scholarly apparatus, including the important variations between the serial versions and the first publication in volume...

The Indian and Pacific Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks, 1768–1820, Volume 8

The Indian and Pacific Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks, 1768–1820, Volume 8

1st Edition

Neil Chambers
May 01, 2014

Following his participation in James Cook's circumnavigation in HMS Endeavour (1768-71), Joseph Banks developed an extensive global network of scientists and explorers. His correspondence shows how he developed effective working links with the British Admiralty and with the generation of naval...

The Collected Letters of Ellen Terry, Volume 5

The Collected Letters of Ellen Terry, Volume 5

1st Edition

Katharine Cockin
April 01, 2014

Ellen Terry's correspondence was both exuberant and extensive. Her remaining letters provide a fascinating insight into the dynamics of the Victorian theatre, and the difficulties of life for a woman maintaining a successful public persona whilst raising two illegitimate children....

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