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Hardcover. Latin poets and prose writers of the classical period and later used - and withheld - names subtly and to important effect. This book explores themes which include 'speaking' names, often involving bilingual Latin/Greek play; the ways in which persons and objects are named in contexts of invective or endearment; and more. Editor(s): Booth, Joan; Maltby, Robert. Num Pages: 2 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 2ADL; D. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 155 x 15. Weight in Grams: 494.
Publisher
Classical Press of Wales United Kingdom
Number of pages
2
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905125098
ISBN
9781905125098
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 69.68

Paperback. Contains essays written by some of the scholars of the Spanish Golden Age, exploring some of the many issues that arose from this season and the complex nature of translating and staging plays from the Spanish Golden Age on the English-speaking stage. Editor(s): Boyle, Catherine; Johnston, David, Governor General of Canada; Morris, Janet. Num Pages: 300 pages. BIC Classification: DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 165 x 20. Weight in Grams: 412.
Publisher
Oberon Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
300
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840028157
ISBN
9781840028157
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 28.99

Hardcover. Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy enthrals children through its storytelling but is also an ambitious and sophisticated work. This collection, consisting of brand new essays by an international team of scholars, provides both an overview and a critical assessment of the trilogy's reputation and its place within modern children's literature. Editor(s): Butler, Catherine; Halsdorf, Tommy. Series: New Casebooks. Num Pages: 200 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK; DSY. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 16. Weight in Grams: 363.
Edition
2014th Edition
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
200
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137336798
ISBN
9781137336798
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 35.19

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

€ 89.02

Hardcover. Editor(s): Chazelle, C.; Lifshitz, F. Series: The New Middle Ages. Num Pages: 257 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSBB; HBG; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 19. Weight in Grams: 475.
Publisher
Palgrave USA United States
Number of pages
257
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Edition
2008th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781403969422
ISBN
9781403969422
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 100.84

Hardcover. This wide-ranging interdisciplinary collection of essays examines the origins and development of the image and myths that came to surround the Virgin Queen.The essays challenge the view that she was unanimously celebrated within the arts of the early modern era. Editor(s): Doran, Susan; Freeman, Mr. Thomas S. Num Pages: 280 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 2AB; 3JB; DSBD; HBJD1; HBLH; HBTG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 155 x 23. Weight in Grams: 460.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Edition
2003rd Edition
Number of pages
280
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333930830
ISBN
9780333930830
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 112.50

Hardcover. Key scholars in the field of lesbian and sexuality studies take part in an innovative conversation that offers a radical new methodology for writing lesbian history and geography, drawing new conclusions on the important and often overlooked work being done on female same-sex desire and identity in relation to premodern cultures. Editor(s): Giffney, Noreen; Sauer, Michelle M.; Watt, Diane. Series: New Middle Ages. Num Pages: 256 pages, 1 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: DSBB; JFSK1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 148 x 21. Weight in Grams: 436.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2011th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230616769
ISBN
9780230616769
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 111.69

Paperback. The essays in this landmark volume highlight the achievements of "Shakespeare's sisters," including Emily Bronte, Emily Dickinson, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Christina Rossetti, and others Editor(s): Gilbert, Sandra M.; Gubar, Professor Susan. Num Pages: 368 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSC; DSGS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 6020 x 3887 x 25. Weight in Grams: 624.
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1981
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253202635
ISBN
9780253202635
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 22.36

Paperback. The literary 'middle ground', once dismissed by academia as insignificant, is the site of powerful anxieties about cultural authority that continue to this day. In short, the middlebrow matters . These essays examine the prejudices and aspirations at work in the 'battle of the brows', and show that cultural value is always relative and situational. Editor(s): Grover, M.; Brown, E. Num Pages: 256 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSA; DSBH; JFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Edition
1st ed. 2012
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781349334520
ISBN
9781349334520
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 73.70

Hardcover. Editor(s): Hackett, Robin; Hauser, Freda; Wachman, Gay. Num Pages: 248 pages. BIC Classification: DSR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 167 x 19. Weight in Grams: 494.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
University of Delaware Press United States
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9781611491050
ISBN
9781611491050
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 89.62

Hardcover. The question of ethics has dominated developments within the humanities. This volume brings together the recent theories of ethics and reading, and applies them to a wide variety of literary texts. Editor(s): Hadfield, Andrew; Rainsford, Dominic; Woods, Tim. Num Pages: 292 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSA; HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 24. Weight in Grams: 526.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
292
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Edition
1999th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333718865
ISBN
9780333718865
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 129.07

Hardcover. A volume that gathers critical perspectives on Shaw's feminism and the contradictions therein. Editor(s): Hadfield, D. A.; Reynolds, Jean. Num Pages: 250 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 155 x 20. Weight in Grams: 363.
Publisher
University Press of Florida United States
Number of pages
250
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813042435
ISBN
9780813042435
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 108.92

Paperback. "The essays, poems, and artwork included in this anthology--by the likes of Abdelkebir Khatibi, Tahar Ben Jelloun, Albert Memmi, Etel Adnan, Sembene Ousmane, Renae Depestre, and Mohamed Melehi--offer a unique window into the political and artistic imaginaries of writers and intellectuals from the Global South." Editor(s): Harrison, Olivia; Villa-Ignacio, Teresa. Num Pages: 304 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1HB; DQ; DS; HBJH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 452.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804796156
ISBN
9780804796156
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 25.30

Paperback. A third edition of this anthology of the most influential and comprehensive writing on the theory of fiction from the 19th century, through modernism and postmodernism to the present. Editor(s): Hoffman, Michael J.; Murphy, Patrick D. Num Pages: 520 pages. BIC Classification: DSA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 158 x 31. Weight in Grams: 728.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Duke University Press United States
Edition
3rd Edition
Number of pages
520
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822335214
ISBN
9780822335214
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 32.69

Paperback. Editor(s): Hook, Derek; Vanheule, Stijn; Neill, Callum. BIC Classification: DSA; JFC; JMAF; MMJT. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. .
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2019
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415707985
ISBN
9780415707985
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.43

Hardcover. Editor(s): Hook, Derek; Vanheule, Stijn; Neill, Callum. BIC Classification: DSA; JFC; JMAF; MMJT. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. .
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2019
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415707978
ISBN
9780415707978
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 135.83

Hardcover. This collection of essays attempts to describe, analyze, and interpret the literary events and practices that characterize the last two OOpostrevolutionaryOO decades of Portuguese political and cultural life. Editor(s): Kaufman, Helena; Klobucka, Anna. Num Pages: 261 pages. BIC Classification: DSR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 167 x 19. Weight in Grams: 535.
Publisher
Bucknell University Press United States
Number of pages
261
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9781611480887
ISBN
9781611480887
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 84.64
€ 14.92

Hardcover. Editor(s): Knepper, Wendy; Hopf, Courtney. Series: Contemporary Critical Perspectives. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474262101
ISBN
9781474262101
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 118.49

Hardcover. Editor(s): Kochis, Matthew J.; Lusty, Heather L. Series: Florida James Joyce. Num Pages: 256 pages, 3 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 20. Weight in Grams: 499.
Publisher
University Press of Florida United States
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813060477
ISBN
9780813060477
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 91.29

Paperback. Approaching the writings of Mary Wroth through a fresh 21st-century lens, this volume accounts for and re-invents the literary scholarship of one of the first "canonized" women writers of the English Renaissance. Essays present different practices that emerge around "reading" Wroth, including editing, curating, and digital reproduction. Editor(s): Larson, K.; Miller, N.; Kahn, Peggy. Num Pages: 311 pages, 5 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: DSB; DSC; JFSJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 155 x 17. Weight in Grams: 483.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Edition
1st ed. 2015
Number of pages
311
Condition
New
SKU
V9781349502479
ISBN
9781349502479
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 79.13

Paperback. The contributors to Speaking of the Self interrogate the varied ways in which a diverse group of mostly female writers from South Asia-from a seventeenth-century Mughal princess to twentieth century Pakistani novelists-construct and articulate their subjectivity through their autobiographical memoirs, poetry, novels, and diaries. Editor(s): Malhotra, Anshu; Lambert-Hurley, Siobhan. Num Pages: 328 pages, 15 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FKAS; DS; JFFK; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5830 x 3895 x 18. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Duke University Press United States
Number of pages
328
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822359913
ISBN
9780822359913
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.99
€ 28.47

Paperback. The first anthology to combine literatures from around the world on an equal footing. Designed as a course for non-native English speakers in how to read literature. Contains extracts, questions, exercises and commentary. Editor(s): McRae, John; Vethamani, Malachi Edwin. Num Pages: 240 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; DQ; ELX. Category: (LS) English as a second language. Dimension: 146 x 234 x 15. Weight in Grams: 356.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780415182171
ISBN
9780415182171
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 47.92

Paperback. The 99 poets represented in this book span millennia and continents. The poems illustrate how translation has been a vital activity for writers and is a continual means of enriching the poetic tradition. This book is the successor to "100 Poems by 100 Poets". Editor(s): Pinter, Harold; Astbury, Anthony; Godbert, Geoffrey. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: DC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 127 x 13. Weight in Grams: 180.
Publisher
Faber & Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571176922
ISBN
9780571176922
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.39

Paperback. Published in 1962, Doris Lessing's The Golden Notebook merits fresh theoretical, geopolitical, autobiographical, and aesthetic approaches. Prompted by the novel's golden anniversary, the twelve essays collected in this volume provide fresh analyses along with appreciative memoirs for 21st century readers of this well-known masterpiece. Editor(s): Ridout, Alice; Rubenstein, R.; Singer, S. Num Pages: 234 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSBH; JFSJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 139 x 16. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
234
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st ed. 2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781349504060
ISBN
9781349504060
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 100.84

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