Toby Widdicombe

Toby Widdicombe
English

PhD, University of California; MA, Cambridge University; BA, Cambridge University

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Dr Widdicombe specializes in American literature, textual studies, and utopianism. He has published books and published articles in Extrapolation, Utopian Studies, ESQ, ATQ, English Language Notes, and The Nathanial Hawthorne Review.

 

 Simply ShakespeareSimply Shakespeare

Written in a straightforward, engaging style, Simply Shakespeare actively engages the reader in understanding and appreciating Shakespeare's language and intricate stagecraft. Accessible writing style neither talks down to readers nor over their heads.
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A Reader's Guide to Raymond Chandler A Reader's Guide to Raymond Chandler

Raymond Chandler was one of the most popular mystery writers of his time. This reference is a detailed guide to his works. A chronology and brief biography overview of his life, while a section on "Chandler's World" provides alphabetically arranged entries on characters and places in his seven novels and 25 short stories, summaries of his works, and discussions of key topics in his writings.
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Edward Bellamy: An Annotated Bibliography of Secondary Criticism Edward Bellamy: An Annotated Bibliography of Secondary Criticism

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America and the Americans America and the Americans: 1833-1834 by an Emigrant

Examine the American legal system, banks, labor; American policy toward Native Americans and blacks; he includes a condemnation of New York City Government and its electoral process, among other topics through a collection of 600 excerpts from essays and letters.
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