Dangerous Familiars

ISBN 10 : 9781501707278
ISBN 13 : 1501707272

Looking back at images of violence in the popular culture of early modern England, we find that the specter of the murderer loomed most vividly not in the stranger, but in the fami..

Familiar Spirits

ISBN 10 : 0738704210
ISBN 13 : 9780738704210

For centuries, familiars have assumed many forms-the heavenly lover of the shaman, the wise imp of the witch, and the elemental companion of the theurgist. But the time-honored pra..

Unquiet Lives

ISBN 10 : 1139439936
ISBN 13 : 9781139439930

Based on vivid court records and newspaper advertisements, this 2003 book is a pioneering account of the expectations and experiences of married life among the middle and labouring..

Shakespeare Studies

ISBN 10 : 0838639623
ISBN 13 : 9780838639627

Shakespeare Studies is an international volume published every year in hardcover, containing more than three hundred pages of essays and studies by critics from both hemispheres...

Murder In Parisian Streets

ISBN 10 : 0838755798
ISBN 13 : 9780838755792

The canards were cheap broadsheets and booklets that most often reported sensations, particularly murders. Made by members of the working and lower-middle classes and sold with gre..

Altering Eyes

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015055583879
ISBN 13 :

The essays in this volume bring under scrutiny traditional interpretations of what is widely considered Milton's last poem. As such the essays in Altering Eyes are an imitation of ..