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Hardcover. Series: New Horizons in Contemporary Writing. Num Pages: 344 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 174 x 31. Weight in Grams: 664.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Condition
New
SKU
V9781628921632
ISBN
9781628921632
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 140.96

Hardcover. Num Pages: 224 pages, 252ill.(some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBR; AJCR; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 251 x 177 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1120.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
The Lilliput Press Ltd
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9781843510505
ISBN
9781843510505
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 30.00
€ 26.99

Hardcover. This title leaves us an inspiring legacy. It takes us on a journey of the imagination to some of the greatest poems written in the English language and allows us to understand, intuitively and deeply, why poetry matters. Num Pages: 368 pages, 16pp b/w photos. BIC Classification: DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 147 x 204 x 31. Weight in Grams: 524.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Virago Press Ltd
Edition
Digital original
Number of pages
368
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844088713
ISBN
9781844088713
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 17.70

Paperback. Mikhail Lermontov (1814-1841) is best known to Anglophone readers as the author of A Hero of Our Time, whereas among Russian readers his poetry is equally cherished. Lermontov was of Scottish descent, and this bilingual volume celebrates his bicentenary with new translations by 14 translator-poets, mostly Scottish. Editor(s): France, Peter; Marsack, Robyn. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 2AGR; DSBF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 139 x 13. Weight in Grams: 208.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Carcanet Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847772756
ISBN
9781847772756
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 13.87

Paperback. The highly acclaimed memoir of growing up with Dylan Thomas Editor(s): Campomar, Andreas. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: BGLA; BM; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 13. Weight in Grams: 188. 288 pages, Illustrations, ports. In 1949, after years of nomadic existence, Aeronwy Thomas and her family arrived at the Boat House in Laugharne, a small village on the Welsh coast. Here her father, the poet Dylan Thomas and mother, Caitlin, hoped to find peace, a place to settle and work. This book contains a portrait of growing up and an insight into Dylan Thomas' poetry. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: BGLA; BM; DSC. Dimension: 197 x 129 x 13. Weight: 190.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Constable
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849013642
ISBN
9781849013642
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.05

Paperback. Editor(s): Mounsey, Chris; Booth, Stan. Series: Queering Paradigms. Num Pages: 294 pages, 5. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 152 x 226 x 23. Weight in Grams: 430.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Peter Lang Ltd, International Academic Publishers
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906165727
ISBN
9781906165727
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 59.77

Paperback. What is the breaking news in the world today? How did you find out this news? How do you know it is true? Was it reported ethically? What checks and balances are being put on the news media? This collection of fourteen chapters by leading authors examines journalism as practised today and what we might expect from it in the future. Editor(s): Gordon, Janey; Rowinski, Paul; Stewart, Gavin. Num Pages: 308 pages, 14, 8 ill. B/W / 6 tab. BIC Classification: CBP; CBWJ; DSB; GTC; JP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 226 x 162 x 16. Weight in Grams: 460.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034309042
ISBN
9783034309042
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 62.18

Paperback. Shows that, under the influence of the popular geography of the eighteenth century, an increasing number of literary works began to make use of actual topographical data. The author demonstrates that the kinship between geographical and literary representations of topography went further: they underwent parallel developments. Num Pages: 233 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBD; HBLH; RG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 158 x 226 x 15. Weight in Grams: 358.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034312578
ISBN
9783034312578
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 64.59

Paperback. Offers insight into the life and work of the controversial Victorian explorer and translator Richard Francis Burton (1821-1890). This title examines Burton's 'impersonations' of multiple masculine identities in the countries that he visited, which involved elaborate processes of both identification and dis-identification. Series: Victorian and Edwardian Studies. Num Pages: 219 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBF; EB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 151 x 13. Weight in Grams: 322.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034313605
ISBN
9783034313605
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 60.92

Paperback. Series: Exilstudien/Exile Studies. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: CB; DSBH; HB; JF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 225 x 17. Weight in Grams: 364.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Condition
New
SKU
V9783039101801
ISBN
9783039101801
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 58.50

Hardcover. In art and literature, animals appear not only as an allegoric representation but as a reference which troubles the border between humanity and animality. This book aims to challenge traditional ways of confronting animality with humanity and to consider how the Darwinian turn has modified this relationship in postmodern narratives. Editor(s): Wrobel, Szymon. Num Pages: 285 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; HPCF3; HPS; JFSJ1; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 217 x 154 x 22. Weight in Grams: 468.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631650394
ISBN
9783631650394
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 56.10

Paperback. In a broad outlook on the concept of transculturality, 19 authors and specialists, of diverse origins, consider how transculturality can help us understand the world. The contributions deal with literary texts, movies, drama, and visual art. The chapters cover themes such as multiculturalism, stereotypes, movement, or bilingual writing. Editor(s): Leblanc, Andre; Gilsenan Nordin, Irene; Edfeldt, Chatarina; Hu, Lung-Lung; Jonsson, Herbert H. Num Pages: 331 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; GTC; JF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 150 x 211 x 19. Weight in Grams: 432.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631660614
ISBN
9783631660614
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 64.59

Paperback. A comprehensive selection of Voltaire's very brief contes and melanges: tiny feats of narrative compression, each often no more than a few pages long. Their genre is something between a tale and a polemic - more gestures than stories. Translator(s): Cuffe, Theo. Num Pages: 208 pages, chronlogy, further reading, notes. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSBD; DSK; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 12. Weight in Grams: 162.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140446869
ISBN
9780140446869
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.42

Paperback. Translator(s): Holoka, James P. Num Pages: 130 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBB; DSBH; HB; HP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 279 x 14. Weight in Grams: 210.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820463612
ISBN
9780820463612
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 22.34

Hardcover. What can post/colonial studies and their approaches contribute to our understanding of the Austro-Hungarian (k u k) occupation and administration of Bosnia-Herzegovina from 1878 to 1914? This anthology presents some possible answers to this research question. Editor(s): Ruthner, Clemens; Cordileone, Diana Reynolds; Reber, Ursula; Detrez, Raymond. Series: Austrian Culture. Num Pages: 427 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBH; HBLL; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 157 x 231 x 28. Weight in Grams: 714.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
427
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820497259
ISBN
9780820497259
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 82.62

Hardcover. This book provides a full-length critical study of William Morris's late works and demonstrates their essential role in promoting the continuing importance of Morris's ideas. It provides a new way of understanding their relevance to his writings on art and architecture, nature and the environment, and politics and Socialism. Series: Writing and Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century. Num Pages: 230 pages. BIC Classification: DSBF; EB; HBLL; HBTB; JPA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 155 x 18. Weight in Grams: 450.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034309301
ISBN
9783034309301
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 77.79

Paperback. Explores the portrayal of subjectivity in Don DeLillo's fiction. This title proposes that author's characters' conception of self is determined by the tension between a desire for connection and a longing for isolation. Num Pages: 220 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBH; EB; HPCF3. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 150 x 14. Weight in Grams: 334.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034317115
ISBN
9783034317115
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 53.68

Hardcover. Assumes that the creative work of Alban Berg, which in recent years has moved to the forefront of scholarly interest, is largely rooted in autobiography, so that therefore one can gain access to the music by studying the inner biography of its creator. This volume outlines a character portrait of this great composer. Translator(s): Bernhardt-Kabisch, Ernest. Num Pages: 386 pages. BIC Classification: AVA; AVC; DSBH; JMS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 219 x 25. Weight in Grams: 592.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631645970
ISBN
9783631645970
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 68.15

Hardcover. Presents roughly sixty years' worth of Arthur Miller scholarship, offering a range of interpretations and critical responses to the playwright's work. Editor(s): Centola, Steven R.; Cirulli, Michelle. Num Pages: 592 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 36. Weight in Grams: 1034.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Edition
Annotated
Number of pages
592
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313289194
ISBN
9780313289194
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 90.35

Paperback. The modernists barraged European sensibilities with chaotic images, dissonant sounds, and incomprehensible novels. While it has become an accepted feature of the cultural landscape, retracing the history of modernism within its original contexts helps us to see what was vital and revolutionary about it, both then and now. Series: Seminar Studies. Num Pages: 204 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: ACX; DSA; HBLW; JFC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 170 x 241 x 12. Weight in Grams: 362.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited
Edition
2 Ill
Number of pages
204
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408264492
ISBN
9781408264492
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 42.99
€ 42.55