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Bestsellers: Poetry & Drama

Paperback. Louise Gluck's collection is a work of ends and beginnings. Her poetry comes in white-hot sequences of passionate intensity. "Vita Nova" is a sequence of poems which dramatises the end of a relationship and the beginning of a new life. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 137 x 5. Weight in Grams: 92.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Carcanet Press Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
9781857544176
ISBN
9781857544176
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 9.71

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2020
Publisher
Banshee Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780995655089
ISBN
9780995655089
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.32

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2019
Publisher
Liffey Press
Condition
New
SKU
9781916099814
ISBN
9781916099814
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 22.99
€ 14.99

Paperback. A collection of essays in which the author writes of her own upbringing, her human and literary antecedents, and also dwells on lives and poems. The book includes writings on T.S. Eliot, George Oppen, Sylvia Plath, Robinson Jeffers, Wallace Stevens, and John Berryman. Series: Lives & letters. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DCF; DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 162 x 8. Weight in Grams: 210.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Carcanet Press Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
9781857543902
ISBN
9781857543902
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 11.29

Paperback. Contains such plays as - "On Raftery's Hill"; "Ariel"; "Woman and Scarecrow"; "The Cordelia Dream"; and, "Marble". Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 127 x 25. Weight in Grams: 302.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
9780571248032
ISBN
9780571248032
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 15.46

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
New Island Books
Condition
New
SKU
9781848404182
ISBN
9781848404182
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.83

Paperback. New schools edition, with notes, of one of John B.'s finest plays which is on the Leaving Certificate curriculum for 2016 Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 10. Weight in Grams: 132.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
The Mercier Press Ltd
Edition
School edition
Condition
New
SKU
9781781172858
ISBN
9781781172858
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 5.00

Paperback. An historical play about Hugh O'Neill, Earl of Tyrone, who led an alliance of Irish and Spanish soldiers against the armies of Elizabeth I in an attempt to drive the English out of Ireland. The action takes place before and after the Battle of Kinsdale, at which the alliance was defeated. Num Pages: 80 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 198 x 127 x 7. Weight in Grams: 82.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1989
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
Edition
Main
SKU
9780571154777
ISBN
9780571154777
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 9.55

Paperback. Haunted by her dream of Cordelia and Lear, a woman confronts an elderly man, her lifelong antagonist and rival. During their passionate altercation he dismisses her success as a composer and demands she make the ultimate sacrifice: for him to flourish she, his protegee, must be silent. Num Pages: 64 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 5. Weight in Grams: 78.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571242627
ISBN
9780571242627
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 9.55

Paperback. A selection of poems of Samuel Beckett, from "Whoroscope" (1930) to 'What is the Word' (1988). Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 137 x 16. Weight in Grams: 254 192pp
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571243723
ISBN
9780571243723
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 11.51

Paperback. Draws from every stage of the poet's storied career. This collection prove as enduring as the questions, the passions, that have driven the poet to write for more than half a century. Num Pages: 624 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 135. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2019
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571313815
ISBN
9780571313815
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 13.64

Paperback. Offers forty-five years of work drawn from twelve individual collections by a poet who began as a prodigy and has gone on to become a virtuoso. The poet is the winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and the Shakespeare Prize 'for contributions from English-speaking Europe to the European inheritance. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571327966
ISBN
9780571327966
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 11.25

Paperback. Imagines sixteen fleeting moments in Anton Chekhov's short life and work. The author retells the Phaedra myth to discover what shaped her. It offers a meditation on love and what happens when it is denied, or pursued and hunted down. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 201 x 126 x 26. Weight in Grams: 278.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571328819
ISBN
9780571328819
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 15.21

Paperback. In the decades since his death in 1963, Louis MacNeice's reputation as a poet has grown steadily, and there are now several generations of readers in Ireland, Britain, and beyond, for whom he is one of the essential poets of the twentieth century. This edition presents MacNeice's poetry more accurately, as well as more fully. Num Pages: 880 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 140 x 217 x 51. Weight in Grams: 1106.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571331383
ISBN
9780571331383
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 15.46

Paperback. Russia is changing. Rules have been broken. Chaos is looming. Families are falling apart. Tolstoy's Anna Karenina is an examination of a country in the midst of extraordinary change. Through the impact of one woman's decision, it looks at the troubling cost of love on the human soul. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 127 x 2. Weight in Grams: 228.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571337194
ISBN
9780571337194
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 9.13

Hardcover.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Publisher
University College Dublin Press
Condition
New
SKU
9781910820162
ISBN
9781910820162
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 20.00
€ 14.88

Paperback. Laura has a secret. Joe's has been revealed. Peg's been keeping hers for years. A tender and funny tale about our secret selves, Nancy Harris's No Romance is a compelling drama about our search for connection in a fractured world. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 129 x 9. Weight in Grams: 154.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Nick Hern Books
Condition
New
SKU
9781848421615
ISBN
9781848421615
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.29

Paperback. Behind the shiny door of Hazel Robinson's London home, things aren't as good as they look. Her plastic surgeon husband, Richard, has embarked on his latest charitable mission to Haiti, leaving the heavily pregnant Hazel to cope with a failing business and a problem son. This psychological drama is about the darker side of modern parenthood. Num Pages: 135 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 134 x 12. Weight in Grams: 182.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Nick Hern Books
Condition
New
SKU
9781848422230
ISBN
9781848422230
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 12.02

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Publisher
Nick Hern Books
Condition
New
SKU
9781848427136
ISBN
9781848427136
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.29

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2019
Publisher
Nick Hern Books
Condition
New
SKU
9781848428812
ISBN
9781848428812
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.29

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