New Perspectives on Robert Graves

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New Perspectives on Robert Graves

"The book is organized around five distinct themes that include studies on Graves's own literary criticism, offer new insights into his poetry, produce commentary on his often overlooked fictional output, make some reflections on the origins and importance of his White Goddess, and examine some literary crosscurrents that have pollinated Graves's work."--BOOK JACKET.

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New Perspectives on Robert Graves
Language: en
Pages: 229
Authors: Patrick J. Quinn
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Susquehanna University Press

"The book is organized around five distinct themes that include studies on Graves's own literary criticism, offer new insights into his poetry, produce commentary on his often overlooked fictional output, make some reflections on the origins and importance of his White Goddess, and examine some literary crosscurrents that have pollinated
Robert Graves and the Classical Tradition
Language: en
Pages: 370
Authors: A. G. G. Gibson
Categories: English literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This collection of essays provides the latest scholarship on Graves' historical fiction (for example in I, Claudius and Count Belisarius) and his use of mythical figures in his poetry, as well as an examination of his controversial retelling of the Greek Myths.
The Golden Ass
Language: en
Pages: 311
Authors: Robert Graves
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-06 - Publisher: RosettaBooks

Translated from the Latin by the poet and author of I, Claudius, this ancient Roman novel follows the many adventures of a man who transforms into an ass. Driven by his all-consuming curiosity, a young man of good parentage named Lucius Apuleius takes a trip to Thessaly. Along the way,
Robert Graves's Historical Novels
Language: en
Pages: 141
Authors: Ian Firla
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Peter Lang Pub Incorporated

A collection of essays focusing on Robert Graves's often neglected novels by some of the leading researchers in Graves studies. Best known as a poet, Graves, in fact, made his living as a novelist. Most of his novels have remained in print since they were first published in the 1930s.
100 Must-read Historical Novels
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Nick Rennison
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-21 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Historical fiction is a hugely popular genre of fiction providing fictional accounts or dramatizations of historical figures or events. This latest guide in the highly successful Bloomsbury Must-Reads series depicts 100 of the finest novels published in this sector, with a further 500 recommendations. A wide range of classic works