Journal of the Society for the Bibliography of Natural History

Hearing of Forster's linguistic and natural history talents, Dalrymple invited him to join the venture as a Captain of 'land-forces', strictly, however, in an administrative capacity. Ignoring or ignorant of the tenuous nature of ...

Journal of the Society for the Bibliography of Natural History


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The Creator as Critic and Other Writings by E.M. Forster
Language: en
Pages: 814
Authors: Edward Morgan Forster
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Dundurn

These essays, lectures, memoirs, and broadcasts are the thought-provoking products of Forsters engagement with the literary, political, and social events of his time.
Humane Readings
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Jason Finch
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

"This verse marks that" : the Bible, editors, and early modern English texts / Helen Wilcox -- Humanized intertexts : An iconospheric approach to Ben Jonson's comedy, The case is altered (1598) / Anthony W. Johnson -- Appearance and reality in Jane Austen's Persuasion / Tony Lurcock -- Green flowers
Disturbing History
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Robert Nicole
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-15 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

Disturbing History focuses on Fiji’s people and their agency in responding to and engaging the multifarious forms of authority and power that were manifest in the colony from 1874 to 1914. By concentrating on the lives of ordinary Fijians, the book presents alternate ways of reconstructing the island’s past. Couched
History and the Enlightenment
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Hugh Trevor-Roper
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-29 - Publisher: Yale University Press

Arguably the leading British historian of his generation, Hugh Trevor-Roper (1914–2003) is most celebrated and admired as the author of essays. This volume brings together some of the most original and radical writings of his career—many hitherto inaccessible, one never before published, all demonstrating his piercing intellect, urbane wit, and
The Sound of a Room
Language: en
Pages: 140
Authors: Seán Street
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-02 - Publisher: Routledge

What does a place sound like – and how does the sound of place affect our perceptions, experiences, and memories? The Sound of a Room takes a poetic and philosophical approach to exploring these questions, providing a thoughtful investigation of the sonic aesthetics of our lived environments. Moving through a