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The Three Witches (1900)
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Mrs Molesworth
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-08 - Publisher:

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting
Witchcraft and Colonial Rule in Kenya, 1900–1955
Language: en
Authors: Katherine Luongo
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-26 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Focusing on colonial Kenya, this book shows how conflicts between state authorities and Africans over witchcraft-related crimes provided an important space in which the meanings of justice, law and order in the empire were debated. Katherine Luongo discusses the emergence of imperial networks of knowledge about witchcraft. She then demonstrates
Children's Fiction 1900–1950
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: John Cooper
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-23 - Publisher: Routledge

First published in 1998, this volume explores how the genre of school stories had become firmly established by the turn of the twentieth century, having been built on the foundations laid by writers such as Thomas Hughes and F.W. Farrar. Stories for girls were also taking on a more exciting
A History of English Drama 1660-1900: Volume 5, Late Nineteenth Century Drama 1850-1900
Language: en
Pages: 908
Authors: Allardyce Nicoll
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1975-04 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Contents: v1 Restoration drama, 1660-1700, 4th ed; v2 Early eighteenth century drama, 3d ed; v3 Late eighteenth century drama, 1750-1800, 2d ed; v4 Early nineteenth century drama, 1800-1840, 2d ed; v5 Late nineteenth century drama, 1850-1900, 2d ed; v6 As
Encyclopedia of the Atlantic World, 1400–1900: Europe, Africa, and the Americas in An Age of Exploration, Trade, and Empires [2 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 756
Authors: David Head
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-16 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

A first-of-its-kind reference resource traces the interactions among four Atlantic-facing continents—Europe, Africa, and the Americas (including the Caribbean)—between 1400 and 1900. • Provides readers with authoritative information on the people, places, events, and commodities at the heart of Atlantic history • Demonstrates the interconnections among people, places, and events from