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Paperback. Dona Barbara is a beautiful and mysterious woman - rumored to be a witch - with a ferocious power over men. When her cousin Santos Luzardo returns to the plains in order to reclaim his land and cattle, he reluctantly faces off against Dona Barbara, and their battle becomes simultaneously one of violence and seduction. Translator(s): Malloy, Robert. Num Pages: 448 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 137 x 203 x 23. Weight in Grams: 454.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Edition
Tra Rep
Number of pages
448
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226279206
ISBN
9780226279206

€ 18.14

Paperback. A collection of Neruda's intimate, bitter-sweet stories of life among the inhabitants of Mala Strana, the Little Quarter of nineteenth century Prague. These vignettes established Neruda as the quintessential Czech nineteenth century realist. Translator(s): Heim, Michael Henry. Series: CEU Press Classics. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 211 x 127 x 32. Weight in Grams: 402.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Central European University Press Hungary
Number of pages
368
Condition
New
SKU
V9789639116238
ISBN
9789639116238

€ 16.98

Paperback. A riveting and powerful story of an unforgiving time, an unlikely friendship and an indestructible love Translator(s): Abdel Hamid, Ehab. Num Pages: 544 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 37. Weight in Grams: 438.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Bloomsbury Qatar
Edition
1st
Number of pages
544
Condition
New
SKU
V9789992194065
ISBN
9789992194065

€ 13.99
€ 13.13

Paperback. Set in 1859 at the moment when the Russian autocratic state began to move hesitantly towards social and political reform, this novel explores the conflict between the liberal-minded fathers of Russian reformist sympathies and their free-thinking intellectual sons whose revolutionary ideology threatened the stability of the state. Translator(s): Hogarth, C. J. Series Editor(s): Carabine, Dr. Keith. Series: Wordsworth Classics. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 128 x 14. Weight in Grams: 160.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions Ltd
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853262869
ISBN
9781853262869

€ 5.24

Paperback. Translator(s): Sargent, Geoffrey W. Num Pages: 60 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 177 x 116 x 7. Weight in Grams: 60.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
New Directions Publishing Corporation United States
Edition
Second Edition
Number of pages
57
Condition
New
SKU
V9780811218542
ISBN
9780811218542

€ 11.76

Paperback. From the sensational Chinese author who has been called "a new world master," a Kafkaesque novel set in a fictional Western nation Translator(s): Wasmoen, Annelise Finegan. Series: The Margellos World Republic of Letters. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 23. Weight in Grams: 346.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Yale University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300153323
ISBN
9780300153323

€ 21.59

Paperback. In 1945, W. H. Auden remarked that Kafka stands in the same relation to his century as Shakespeare does to his-Kafka is the representative of the twentieth century, the poet who gives it its voice. Editor(s): Corngold, Stanley. Series: Norton Critical Editions. Num Pages: 362 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYB; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 132 x 20. Weight in Grams: 358.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393924794
ISBN
9780393924794

€ 20.36

Paperback. Translator(s): MacKenzie, Raymond N. Num Pages: 312 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 23. Weight in Grams: 408.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
University of Minnesota Press United States
Number of pages
312
Condition
New
SKU
V9780816696901
ISBN
9780816696901

€ 20.44

Paperback. Fitzgerald's second collection of short stories in the authoritative Cambridge edition, now available as a paperback. Editor(s): West, James L. W., III. Series: The Cambridge Edition of the Works of F. Scott Fitzgerald. Num Pages: 568 pages, 3 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK; FC; FYB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 215 x 137 x 17. Weight in Grams: 712.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
568
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521170444
ISBN
9780521170444

€ 30.58

Paperback. A collection of stories about a long-haired woman who moves into the priest's house and sets fire to his furniture; a forester who mortgages his land and goes off to a seaside town looking for a wife; a farmer wakes half-naked and realises the money is almost gone. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 127 x 12. Weight in Grams: 158 183pp
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
9780571233076
ISBN
9780571233076

€ 11.99
€ 9.06

Paperback. 2nd Nicolas Le Floch investigation - a sinister death at the opera reveals something rotten at the French court. Translator(s): Glencross, Michael. Series: Nicolas Le Floch Investigation. Num Pages: 404 pages. BIC Classification: FFH; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 26. Weight in Grams: 336.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Gallic Books
Number of pages
404
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906040123
ISBN
9781906040123

€ 13.99
€ 11.45

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: FK; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 207 x 141 x 15. Weight in Grams: 224.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Vertical Inc. United States
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781934287378
ISBN
9781934287378

€ 15.99
€ 13.11

Paperback. Short stories featuring a two-centimetre high, fiery red imp. George Bitternut can summon Azazel, but is denied the personal benefit of his powers, which are available only to George's friends. Mishaps and chaos ensue as George and Azazel work their magic on a selection of acquaintances. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: FL; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 178 x 106 x 20. Weight in Grams: 132.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1990
Publisher
Bantam
Condition
New
SKU
9780553400687
ISBN
9780553400687

€ 11.99
€ 9.84

Paperback. Makina knows how to survive in a macho world. Leaving her native Mexico in search of her brother, she's smuggled into the USA bearing two secret messages - one from her mother and one from the Mexican underworld. In this grippingly original novel Herrera explores the actual and psychological crossings and translations people make. Translator(s): Dillman, Lisa. Num Pages: 140 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 129 x 18. Weight in Grams: 148.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
And Other Stories
Condition
New
SKU
9781908276421
ISBN
9781908276421

€ 10.99
€ 8.64

Paperback. Features a collection of the author's short stories such as 'And All This Unease', 'Madness Had Come with the Rain', and 'The Survivors'. Translator(s): Wilson, Betty. Series: CARAF Books: Caribbean and African Literature Translated from French. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 296.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
University of Virginia Press United States
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813929019
ISBN
9780813929019

€ 29.36

Paperback. Features characters who begin their journeys on Prosperity Drive, appear and disappear, bump into each other in chance encounters, and join up again through love, marriage or memory. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 197 x 19. Weight in Grams: 236.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
New
SKU
KTG0020204
ISBN
9781784700577

€ 10.99
€ 4.64

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Oldcastle Books Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
New Ed
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781842431719
ISBN
9781842431719

€ 13.99
€ 11.45

Paperback. From a farmer's romance and his skin condition to one man's culinary relationship with Bruce Lee, Mondo Desperado and its blackly comic series of stories will make you howl with laughter. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 153 x 18. Weight in Grams: 362.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Picador
Condition
New
SKU
9781447259619
ISBN
9781447259619

€ 11.99
€ 9.83

Paperback. A magnificent sweeping tale from the international bestselling author of 'The House of the Spirits'. Translator(s): Sayers Peden, Margaret. Num Pages: 416 pages, maps. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 28. Weight in Grams: 314. Clean copy with some reader wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Harper Perennial
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTM0000862
ISBN
9780006552321

€ 4.64

Paperback. A collection of short fiction by the Poet Laureate, taken from 40 years of occasional story-writing. The nine pieces, some of which appeared among the poems in "Wodwo", incorporate themes of violence, estrangement and arduous testing. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 10. Weight in Grams: 196. Good clean copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Ted Hughes
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0020811
ISBN
9780571174829

€ 4.64