×


 x 

Shopping cart

Literature: history & criticism

Results 101 - 120 of 4782

Literature: history & criticism

Paperback. Leading Irish poet Derek Mahon has written some of the key poems of our age. In this landmark study, Hugh Haughton opens up Mahon's work before our eyes, balancing critical overview with illuminating close readings. This work is one of the critical cornerstones for the understanding of Northern Irish poetry. Num Pages: 416 pages, 9 black-and-white halftones. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSC; HBJD1; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 156 x 21. Weight in Grams: 714.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
416
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199592623
ISBN
9780199592623
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 49.99
€ 35.11

Paperback. Offers insights into the society which produced and consumed anti-Jacobin novels. Series Editor(s): Butler, Marilyn; Chandler, James. Series: Cambridge Studies in Romanticism. Num Pages: 292 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSK; HBJD; HBLL; JPW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 17. Weight in Grams: 430.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
292
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521021265
ISBN
9780521021265
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 44.79

Hardcover. An edited collection examining the construction of popular culture in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Editor(s): Connell, Philip; Leask, Nigel. Num Pages: 332 pages, 12 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1DB; 2AB; 3JF; 3JH; ACV; DSBD; DSBF; JFCA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 61.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
332
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521880121
ISBN
9780521880121
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 99.90

Paperback. 'York Notes Advanced' offer an accessible approach to English Literature. This series has been completely updated to meet the needs of today's A-level and undergraduate students. Written by established literature experts, 'York Notes Advanced' introduce students to more sophisticated analysis, a range of critical perspectives and wider contexts. Series: York Notes Advanced. Num Pages: 136 pages. BIC Classification: DSBD; DSG. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 210 x 146 x 8. Weight in Grams: 182.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited United Kingdom
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
136
Condition
New
SKU
V9780582431614
ISBN
9780582431614
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.77

Hardcover. An analysis of the discourses and cultural scripts used in telling stories about the relationship between teenage daughters and mothers in young adult novels and in short stories published between 1965 and 1998. It employs feminist theories and insights on female adolescence. Num Pages: 296 pages, bibliography, footnotes, index. BIC Classification: 2ABM; 3JJP; DSBH; DSK; JFSJ1; JHBK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 223 x 146 x 21. Weight in Grams: 490.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Scarecrow Press United States
Number of pages
296
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810836921
ISBN
9780810836921
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 99.28

Hardcover. Collects poetry, short stories, and essays by celebrated African American poet and publisher Dudley Randall. This title intends to bring together his most popular poems with his lesser-known short stories, first published in "The Negro Digest" during the 1960s, and several of his essays, which influenced the direction of the Black Arts movement. Editor(s): Boyd, Melba Joyce. Series: African American Life. Num Pages: 256 pages, 8 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; DSBH; DSC; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 22. Weight in Grams: 558.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Wayne State University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780814334454
ISBN
9780814334454
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 39.68

Paperback. Num Pages: portrait (black and white). BIC Classification: DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 142 x 18. Weight in Grams: 368.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Parthian Books
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909844056
ISBN
9781909844056
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 13.07

Paperback. Num Pages: 124 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DSA; PBT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 205 x 193 x 8. Weight in Grams: 252.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1982
Publisher
University Of Chicago Press
Edition
Reissue
Number of pages
124
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226650258
ISBN
9780226650258
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.94

Hardcover. The author examines French and Italian women's autobiographical writing, including travel writing, autobiographical novels, letters and diaries from the 19th and 20th centuries, in an effort to draw broad generalizations about the evolution of women's autobiography. Series: Contributions in Women's Studies. Num Pages: 200 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBF; DSBH; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 15. Weight in Grams: 464.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313307270
ISBN
9780313307270
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 65.62

Hardcover. The collapse of empires has resulted in a remarkable flourishing of indigenous cultures in former colonies. This work reference overviews the present state of postcolonial studies and offers a polyphonic treatment of the effects of globalization on literary studies in the 21st century. Num Pages: 520 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 28. Weight in Grams: 904.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Number of pages
520
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313311925
ISBN
9780313311925
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 104.66

Paperback. Hebrew culture experienced a renewal in medieval Spain that produced what is arguably the most powerful body of Jewish poetry written since the Bible. Fusing elements of East and West, Arabic and Hebrew, and the particular and the universal, this verse embodies a faith that transcend the limits of language, place, and time. Translator(s): Cole, Peter. Series: Lockert Library of Poetry in Translation. Num Pages: 576 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2CSJ; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 155 x 33. Weight in Grams: 806.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Number of pages
576
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691121956
ISBN
9780691121956
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 29.19

Paperback. A biography of Robert Desnos (1900-1945), which re-evaluates the surrealist movement through the life and works of one of its founders. Desnos was as famous among the surrealists for his independence of mind as for his elaborate "automatic" drawings and his brilliant oral and written performances during the incubational period of the group. Num Pages: 282 pages, 1. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSA; DSBH. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 157 x 17. Weight in Grams: 426.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
University of Nebraska Press United States
Number of pages
282
Condition
New
SKU
V9780803218413
ISBN
9780803218413
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.99
€ 25.65

Hardcover. Series: ABC-CLIO Literary Companion S. Num Pages: 644 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 254 x 178 x 36. Weight in Grams: 1355.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
ABC-CLIO Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
644
Condition
New
SKU
V9780874367577
ISBN
9780874367577
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 83.84

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Research & Education Association,U.S. United States
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780878910311
ISBN
9780878910311
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 8.94

Hardcover. Series: Islandica. Num Pages: 214 pages, 3 maps. BIC Classification: 2ACSX; DSBB; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 16. Weight in Grams: 472.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Cornell University Library, Division of Rare & Manuscripts Collections United States
Number of pages
214
Condition
New
SKU
V9780935995206
ISBN
9780935995206
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 67.47

Paperback. Num Pages: 384 pages, 57 illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBB; HDD; HDDM; HRKP5. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 205 x 255 x 36. Weight in Grams: 932.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781480216440
ISBN
9781480216440
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 38.99
€ 36.67

Paperback. An exploration of concepts of art and womanhood, of what it means for Boland to be a woman poet, finding her own voice within a tradition. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DCF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 137 x 23. Weight in Grams: 368. Becoming a Woman Poet. 256 pages. An exploration of concepts of art and womanhood, of what it means for Boland to be a woman poet, finding her own voice within a tradition. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: 2AB; DCF; DSC. Dimension: 216 x 137 x 23. Weight: 362.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Carcanet Press Ltd
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857545418
ISBN
9781857545418
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 17.17

Paperback. Since its publication in 1908, Anne of Green Gables has been an enduring bestseller and arguably Canada's most famous novel. Editor(s): Rubio, Mary Henley; Waterston, Elizabeth. Series: Norton Critical Editions. Num Pages: 464 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK; DSY; FA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 213 x 129 x 23. Weight in Grams: 444.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Edition
New ed
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393926958
ISBN
9780393926958
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.86

Paperback. Critical introductions to a range of literary topics and genres. Series: Cambridge Contexts in Literature. Num Pages: 130 pages, 1 colour book. BIC Classification: 2AB; 4KL; DSB. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (XR) Revision / study guides. Dimension: 227 x 153 x 6. Weight in Grams: 252.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
2001st Edition
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521787918
ISBN
9780521787918
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.89

Paperback. Editor(s): Erler, Mary Carpenter; Kowaleski, Maryanne. Num Pages: 280 pages, 22. BIC Classification: 3F; DSBB; HBG; HBLC; JFFK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 17. Weight in Grams: 390.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Cornell University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801488306
ISBN
9780801488306
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.45