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Trotter, David 1951-

Overview
Works: 38 works in 210 publications in 2 languages and 6,099 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bildungsromans  Juvenile works  Dictionaries  Manuscripts  Spy stories  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR4560, 823.8
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Publications about David Trotter
Publications by David Trotter
Most widely held works by David Trotter
Edwardian fiction : an Oxford companion by Sandra Kemp( Book )
29 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 979 libraries worldwide
Here are over a thousand alphabetically arranged entries, including some 800 biographies of major and minor authors. Profiles range from such eminent literary figures as Arnold Bennett, John Galsworthy, Katherine Mansfield, and H.G. Wells, to popular writers such as Marie Corelli, Rider Haggard, and Bram Stoker. The Companion also boasts entries on some 250 works of fiction--complete with plot outlines--including such important works as E.M. Forster's A Room with a View and Howard's End, Henry James's The Golden Bowl, and James Joyce's Dubliners, major children's books such as The Wind in the Willows and Kipling's Just So Stories, and bestselling volumes such as Sax Rohmer's The Mystery of Dr. Fu Manchu and G.K. Chesterton's The Innocence of Father Brown. The Companion also covers novels from other English-speaking countries, such as L.M. Montgomery's Anne of Green Gables (Canada) and Miles Franklin's My Brilliant Career (Australia)
The riddle of the sands a record of secret service by Erskine Childers( file )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 897 libraries worldwide
Tempted by the idea of duck shooting, Carruthers joins his friend Davies on a yachting expedition in the Baltic. But Davies has more on his mind than killing fowl. As they navigate the waters and treacherous, shifting sands on board the Dulcibella, Carruthers learns the real reason behind their trip and how the safety of Britain depends on it
The English novel in history, 1895-1920 by David Trotter( Book )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 616 libraries worldwide
Written especially for students and assuming no prior knowledge of the subject, David Trotter's "The English Novel in History 1895-1920" provides a comprehensive introduction to early 20th-century fiction; This study embraces the whole range of early 20th-century fiction, from avant-garde innovations to popular mass-market genres.; Separate sections are devoted to James, Conrad, Kipling, Bennett, Lawrence, Lewis, and Joyce. It establishes a classification of literary styles in the period.; Based on this classification, it offers an account of the subject-matters which preoccupied writers of all kinds: gender, race, nationality, sexual psychology, production and consumption.; "The English Novel in History" aims to redefine our understanding of literary Modernism, and should be useful reading for all students of modern English literature
Literature in the first media age : Britain between the wars by David Trotter( file )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
The poetry of Abraham Cowley by David Trotter( Book )
11 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 libraries worldwide
The making of the reader : language and subjectivity in modern American, English, and Irish poetry by David Trotter( Book )
14 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 443 libraries worldwide
Sons and lovers by D. H Lawrence( Book )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
Lawrence's first major novel was also the first in the English language to explore ordinary working-class life from the inside. No writer before or since has written so well about the intimacies enforced by a tightly knit mining community and by a family where feelings are never hidden for long. When the marriage between Walter Morel and his sensitive, high-minded wife begins to break down, the bitterness of their frustration seeps into their children's lives. Their second son, Paul, craves the warmth of family and community, but knows that he must sacrifice everything in the struggle for independence if he is not to repeat his parents' failure
Paranoid modernism : literary experiment, psychosis, and the professionalization of English society by David Trotter( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
What provoked the fierce and systematic "will to experiment" that was Modernism? Paranoia - thought especially to afflict those whose identities were founded on professional expertise -- was described in the contemporary psychiatric literature as the violent imposition of system onto life's randomness
Cooking with mud : the idea of mess in nineteenth-century art and fiction by David Trotter( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Cinema and modernism by David Trotter( Book )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Of all the new media developed during the 'second industrial revolution' of c.1870-c.1930, cinema was the one which had the most profound consequences for literature. This study is the first to propose the entire history of cinema to 1930 - from its emergence in the 1890s as documentary medium or vaudeville act, through its reinvention as a narrative art between 1907 and 1918, to its establishment in the 1920s as a global vernacular - as a context for the re-evaluation of key works by Joyce, Eliot, Lawrence, Woolf, Bowen, Lewis, and others. The cultural impact of new technologies and media has most often been described in terms of threat or crisis. This study demonstrates that it was above all curiosity about the camera's capacity to see what the human eye could not (or did not wish to) see which drew Modernist writers to the movies. Film became for them a medium whose subject-matter was the limits of the human
Circulation : Defoe, Dickens, and the economies of the novel by David Trotter( Book )
7 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
The uses of phobia : essays on literature and film by David Trotter( Book )
12 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
The essays brought together in this book understand phobia not as a pathology, but as a versatile moral, political, and aesthetic resource with a history. They demonstrate that enquiry into strong feelings of aversion has enabled writers and film-makers to say and show things they could not otherwise have said or shown
Plain tales from the hills by Rudyard Kipling( Book )
13 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
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Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Book )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
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The Oxford companion to Edwardian fiction by Sandra Kemp( file )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The novel in history ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Penguin Classics Introduction to Great Expectations by Charles Dickens by David Trotter( file )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Cultural phenomenology ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Anglo-Norman dictionary ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Romance [Other] and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Anglo-Norman dictionary ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Romance [Other] and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Trotter, W. D. 1951-
Trotter, W. D. (W. David), 1951-
Trotter, W. David 1951-
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