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A Search for Meaning in Victorian Religion: The Spiritual Journey and Esoteric Teachings of Charles Carleton Massey

by Jeffrey D. Lavoie Lehigh University Press (November 05, 2014)

This indispensable work combines Massey’s collected writings with never before published letters organized topically in order to define Massey’s unique world-view for a new generation of readers.


Mysticism in Postmodernist Long Poems: Contemplation of the Divine

by Joe Moffett Lehigh University Press (October 28, 2014)

This book examines how postmodernist writers use the long poem as a means of exploring a direct relationship with the divine. They find that the must chart individual paths of spiritual understanding informed...


Adalberto Ortiz: From Margin to Center

by Marvin A. Lewis Lehigh University Press (February 14, 2014)

Ortiz’s work is an essential cornerstone in the development of Afro-Hispanic literature of the diaspora, since the depth and breadth of his writings provide insights into some of the major cultural issues...


Women, Gender, and Print Culture in Eighteenth-Century Britain: Essays in Memory of Betty Rizzo

by Temma Berg & Sonia Kane Lehigh University Press (October 03, 2013)

This edited collection, a tribute to eighteenth-century scholar Betty Rizzo, builds on her important work on epistolarity, print culture, and women’s relationships in life and literature. Treating topics ranging...


Deciphering Poe: Subtexts, Contexts, Subversive Meanings

by Alexandra Urakova Lehigh University Press (September 05, 2013)

Deciphering Poe expands the contextual framework of Poe’s work and explores the subversive nature of his art: its use of codes, secret writing, and ratiocination. It offers fresh perspectives Poe’s debt...


Gardens of a Chinese Emperor: Imperial Creations of the Qianlong Era, 1736-1796

by Victoria M. Siu Lehigh University Press (June 12, 2013)

Qianlong’s Yuanming Yuan (Garden of Perfect Brightness) was a microcosm of his world, with lush plants, artificial mountains and lakes, and colorful buildings. From within these precincts, the emperor ruled...


Creative Habitat Restoration: Comprehensive Planning, Implementation, and Long-Term Management

by Larry Lodwick Lehigh University Press (March 01, 2013)

Creative Habitat Restoration provides guidance on the processes of rehabilitating natural systems of plant and animal communities. This book is an extended communication to novices, and entry and mid-level environmental...


Theatre in Dublin, 1745-1820: A Calendar of Performances

by John C. Greene Lehigh University Press (December 01, 2011)

This is the first comprehensive, daily compendium of more than 18,000 performances that took place in Dublin’s theatres, music halls, pleasure gardens, and circus amphitheatres between Thomas Sheridan’s...


Theatre in Dublin, 1745-1820: A Calendar of Performances

by John C. Greene Lehigh University Press (December 01, 2011)

This is the first comprehensive, daily compendium of more than 18,000 performances that took place in Dublin’s theatres, music halls, pleasure gardens, and circus amphitheatres between Thomas Sheridan’s...


Goethe's Faust and Cultural Memory: Comparatist Interfaces

by Lorna Fitzsimmons Lehigh University Press (July 16, 2012)

This book is an interdisciplinary collection of essays examining Goethe’s Faust and its derivatives in European, North American, and South American cultural contexts. Topics include the authority of the word...


Case Method and the Arabic Teacher

by Steven Berbeco Lehigh University Press (November 15, 2018)

Case Method and the Arabic Teacher: A Practical Guide compiles original case studies that address the unique challenges of teaching Arabic at the high school level. The book's engaging and accessible classroom...


The Genres of Thomson’s The Seasons

by Kwinten Van De Walle, Sandro Jung, Alfred Sjödin & John D. Morillo et al. Lehigh University Press (September 01, 2018)

Critics since the eighteenth century have puzzled over the form of James Thomson’s composite long poem, The Seasons (1730, 1744, 1746), its generically hybrid make-up, and its relationship to established genres...


A Gil Vicente Bibliography (2005–2015)

by Constantin C. Stathatos Lehigh University Press (September 01, 2018)

This is a compilation of contributions to the study of the Portuguese playwright Gil Vicente (1465–1536) which appeared between 2005 and 2015. Entries are grouped under three main headings: Editions and Adaptations,...


Life on Muskrat Creek

by Ethel Waxham Love, J. David Love, Frances Love Froidevaux & Barbara Love Lehigh University Press (February 23, 2018)

Written by Ethel Waxham Love, a Wellesley College graduate who went to Wyoming in 1905 as a teacher in a one-room schoolhouse, and her son, J. David Love, who later became an eminent geologist, Life on Muskrat...


Annotation in Eighteenth-Century Poetry

by Michael Edson, Mark A. Pedreira, David Hopkins & William Jones et al. Lehigh University Press (October 18, 2017)

Recent years have witnessed a growing fascination with the printed annotations accompanying eighteenth-century texts. Previous studies of annotation have revealed the margins as dynamic textual spaces both shaping...


The Publishing and Marketing of Illustrated Literature in Scotland, 1760–1825

by Sandro Jung Lehigh University Press (December 07, 2017)

A ground-breaking contribution to the economic and cultural history of the eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century publishing of illustrated belles lettres in Scotland, the book offers detailed accounts of...


Engendered Death: Pennsylvania Women Who Kill

by Joseph W. Laythe Lehigh University Press (December 16, 2011)

Engendered Death: Pennsylvania Women Who Kill is a historical and interdisciplinary study of women who kill in Pennsylvania from the 18th century to the present. It is not an examination of what motivates women...


Poe and the Idea of Music

by Charity McAdams Lehigh University Press (October 24, 2017)

Edgar Allan Poe often set the scenes of his stories and poems with music: angels have the heartstrings of lutes, spirits dance, and women speak with melodic voices. These musical ideas appear to mimic the ways...


The Western Delaware Indian Nation, 1730–1795

by Richard S. Grimes Lehigh University Press (October 16, 2017)

During the early eighteenth century, three phratries or tribes (Turtle, Turkey, and Wolf) of Delaware Indians left their traditional homeland in the Delaware River watershed and moved west to the Allegheny Valley...


The Wife of Bath in Afterlife

by Betsy Bowden Lehigh University Press (October 25, 2017)

By focusing on one literary character, as interpreted in both verbal art and visual art at a point midway in time between the author’s era and our own, this study applies methodology appropriate for overcoming...


War and Occupation in China

by Charles Bright & Joseph W. Ho Lehigh University Press (October 23, 2017)

A fresh eyewitness account of the Japanese invasion of mid-China in 1937-1938, these letters by an American missionary in Hangzhou provide a vividly detailed, first-hand account of the spread of war from Shanghai...


Law and Medicine in Revolutionary America: Dissecting the Rush v. Cobbett Trial, 1799

by Linda Myrsiades Lehigh University Press (May 18, 2012)

This study focuses on two critical figures in late eighteenth-century America—the physician Benjamin Rush and the journalist William Cobbett— as they clashed in one of the most important trials of post-revolutionary...


The Indian Ladies' Magazine, 1901–1938

by Deborah Anna Logan Lehigh University Press (July 12, 2017)

This book examines the varied influences and accomplishments of the Indian Ladies’ Magazine, the first Indian magazine established and edited by an Indian woman—Kamala Satthianadhan—in English, written...


Humanism and Style

by Clarence H. Miller Lehigh University Press (May 12, 2011)

Clarence Miller's Humanism and Style: Essays on Erasmus and More provides an illuminating and circumstantial engagement with the important works of two great humanists, especially their masterpieces, The Praise...


The Lovecraftian Poe

by Sean Moreland, Juan L. Pérez de Luque, Dan Clinton & Brian Johnson et al. Lehigh University Press (May 24, 2017)

H.P. Lovecraft, one of the twentieth century’s most important writers in the genre of horror fiction, famously referred to Edgar Allan Poe as both his “model” and his “God of Fiction.” While scholars...


Dead Masters: Mentoring and Intertextuality in Samuel Johnson

by Anthony W. Lee Lehigh University Press (November 21, 2011)

Dead Masters examines the dual issues of mentoring and intertextuality as an integrated phenomenon. Through a series of fresh and novel readings of Johnsonian and Boswellian texts, the book further advances...


Harriet Martineau and the Irish Question: Condition of Post-Famine Ireland

by Deborah Anna Logan Lehigh University Press (December 28, 2011)

Harriet Martineau and the Irish Question features periodical articles that chart the course of economic and social progress in post-famine Ireland in terms of industry, public works, economy, and agriculture....


Theatre in Dublin, 1745–1820

by John C. Greene Lehigh University Press (November 16, 2011)

Theatre in Dublin,1745–1820: A Calendar of Performances is the first comprehensive, daily compendium of more than 18,000 performances that took place in Dublin’s many professional theatres, music halls,...


Theatre in Dublin, 1745–1820

by John C. Greene Lehigh University Press (December 01, 2011)

Theatre in Dublin,1745–1820: A Calendar of Performances is the first comprehensive, daily compendium of more than 18,000 performances that took place in Dublin’s many professional theatres, music halls,...


Theatre in Dublin, 1745–1820

by John C. Greene Lehigh University Press (November 16, 2011)

Theatre in Dublin,1745–1820: A Calendar of Performances is the first comprehensive, daily compendium of more than 18,000 performances that took place in Dublin’s many professional theatres, music halls,...


Jane Austen and the Arts

by Elisabeth Lenckos, Natasha Duquette, Jeffrey Nigro & Alice Davenport et al. Lehigh University Press (December 04, 2013)

Jane Austen and the Arts: Elegance, Propriety, Harmony presents Jane Austen as a self-conscious artist, a woman keenly aware that literature and aesthetics were to play an important role in the education and...


China's Saints: Catholic Martyrdom During the Qing (1644-1911)

by Anthony E. Clark Lehigh University Press (April 07, 2011)

The first book-length study of China's Catholic martyr saints, this work recounts the cultural, religious, and economic conflicts that unfolded during China's Qing dynasty (1644–1911). China's Saints considers...


A Protestant Church in Communist China: Moore Memorial Church Shanghai 1949-1989

by John Craig William Keating Lehigh University Press (February 16, 2012)

This book is the first ever case study of a single inner-city church in China, tracing the church’s struggles with the ups and downs of Chinese politics. Concentrating on the little known Mao era and utilising...


Queer Retrosexualities: The Politics of Reparative Return

by Nishant Shahani Lehigh University Press (February 01, 2012)

Queer Retrosexuality: The Politics of Reparative Return analyzes the cultural, theoretical, and political value of thinking about retrospection in conjunction with queerness. It historically grounds and exemplifies...


This Will Make a Man of Me: The Life and Letters of a Teenage Officer in the Civil War

by James M. Scythes Lehigh University Press (July 19, 2016)

This book presents a firsthand account of the experiences of seventeen-year-old Second Lieutenant Thomas James Howell during Major General George McClellan’s Peninsula Campaign. Howell’s story offers the...


Memorials of Harriet Martineau by Maria Weston Chapman

by Deborah Anna Logan Lehigh University Press (November 25, 2015)

Memorials of Harriet Martineau by Maria Weston Chapman was published in 1877 as volume three of Harriet Martineau’s Autobiography. The volume consists of primary materials written by Martineau that are available...


Nietzsche: The Meaning of Earth

by Lucas Murrey Lehigh University Press (March 25, 2015)

This work introduces a much needed vision of Nietzschean thought and the relevance of interdisciplinary studies that combine philosophy with literary studies and psychology with religious and visual/media studies...


Anthracite's Demise and the Post-Coal Economy of Northeastern Pennsylvania

by Thomas Keil & Jacqueline M. Keil Lehigh University Press (December 11, 2014)

This book focuses on the development and demise of the anthracite industry in northeastern Pennsylvania. It also examines attempts to secure replacement industries and the economic consequences of these actions....


The Steelworkers' Retirement Security System: A Worker-based Model for Community Investment

by Glenn Beamer Lehigh University Press (May 12, 2016)

The Steelworkers' Retirement Security System investigates how labor politics sustained rust belt jobs through the 1990s by creating interdependent financial commitment involving pensions and company investments....


Africa: What It Gave Me, What It Took from Me: Remembrances from My Life as a German Settler in South West Africa

by Margarethe von Eckenbrecher, David P. Crandall, Hans-Wilhelm Kelling & Paul E. Kerry Lehigh University Press (May 28, 2015)

Africa: What It Gave Me, What It Took from Me is a memoir of an extraordinary woman who, as a newlywed, travelled with her husband to German South West Africa, a colony situated just above South African on the...


The Ku Klux Klan in Western Pennsylvania, 1921-1928

by John Craig Lehigh University Press (October 27, 2014)

This book details extensive Klan activism in western Pennsylvania, 1921-1928, a region where two hundred thousand residents joined the KKK. The racist, nativist organization would be responsible for numerous...


The Annotated We: A New Translation of Evgeny Zamiatin's Novel

by Vladimir Wozniuk Lehigh University Press (May 12, 2015)

This new translation is the first and only fully annotated version of Evgeny Zamiatin’s classic novel We in English. The annotations scrutinize Zamiatin’s use of language, suggest many previously unacknowledged...


Foreign Exchange: Counterculture behind the Walls of St. Hilda's School for Girls, 1929-1937

by Judith Liu Lehigh University Press (March 28, 2011)

Foreign Exchange is the story of two women and their experiences at an American Episcopalian missionary school in Wuhan St. Hilda's School for Girls from 1929-1937. Yeh Yuanshuang was a student from a privileged...


The Chinese Medical Ministries of Kang Cheng and Shi Meiyu, 1872-1937: On a Cross-Cultural Frontier of Gender, Race, and Nation

by Connie A. Shemo Lehigh University Press (October 16, 2011)

This is the first full length study of the medical ministries of Kang Cheng and Shi Meiyu. Known in English speaking countries as Drs. Ida Kahn and Mary Stone, these two Chinese women opened a small Western...


Clean Politics, Clean Streams: A Legislative Autobiography and Reflections

by Franklin L. Kury Lehigh University Press (September 16, 2011)

As a young Democratic lawyer, Franklin L. Kury defeated the senior Republican in the House, and the patronage machine that supported him, to go on to be a leader in the enactment of significant reform legislation...


Contested Commonwealths: Essays in American History

by William A. Pencak, John Lax & Ralph J. Crandall Lehigh University Press (September 16, 2011)

United States historian William Pencak presents thirteen of his essays, written beginning in 1976. Some deal with colonial and revolutionary crowds and communities in Massachusetts - the impressment riot of...


Logic with a Probability Semantics

by Theodore Hailperin Lehigh University Press (December 16, 2010)

The book extends the development of probability logic_a logic using probability, not verity (true, false) as the basic semantic notion. The basic connectives 'not,' 'and,' and 'or' are described in depth to...


Bernhard Karlgren: Portrait of A Scholar

by N. G. D. Malmqvist Lehigh University Press (December 23, 2010)

The author draws a portrait of his teacher Bernhard Karlgren (1889-1978), whose research in a variety of fields laid the foundations of Modern Sinology. The work deals with Karlgren's childhood, school years,...


The Life of Pennsylvania Governor George M. Leader: Challenging Complacency

by Kenneth C. Wolensky Lehigh University Press (September 16, 2011)

The Life of Pennsylvania Governor George M. Leader tells the story of George Michael Leader who, at 36, was the second youngest governor ever elected to the office and served from 1955 to 1959. His chances of...


Beyond Belief: Surviving the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes in France

by Christie Sample Wilson Lehigh University Press (September 16, 2011)

Beyond Belief: Surviving the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes examines the degree to which the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes was a negotiated event - which called upon individuals and communities to find...