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Paperback. Born in Syria in 1930, Adonis is one of the most celebrated poets of the Arabic-speaking world. His poems have earned international acclaim, and his influence on Arabic literature has been likened to that of T S Eliot's on English-language verse. This title presents a comprehensive survey of Adonis' work. Translator(s): Mattawa, Khaled. Series: The Margellos World Republic of Letters. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 194 x 25. Weight in Grams: 510.
Publisher
Yale University Press United States
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300181258
ISBN
9780300181258
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 22.08

Paperback. The poems in this collection explore the conditions of the poet's exile from the language in which he writes. representing life "between two hells" and giving a voice to the silence of absence. Translator(s): Hazo, Samuel. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 10. Weight in Grams: 213.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Northwestern University Press,U.
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810160811
ISBN
9780810160811
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.17

Paperback. "Victims of a Map" presents fifteen translated poems by each poet. It includes thirteen poems by Darwish never before published in book form, even in Arabic, and a long work by Adonis written during the 1982 siege of Beirut, also published here for the first time. Translator(s): al-Udhari, Abdullah. Num Pages: 168 pages. BIC Classification: 2CSR; DCQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 137 x 9. Weight in Grams: 204.
Publisher
Saqi Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
168
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Bilingual
Condition
New
SKU
V9780863565243
ISBN
9780863565243
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.68

Paperback. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 168 pages, 10 black and white halftones. BIC Classification: 1KL; 2ADS; DSBD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 171 x 111 x 10. Weight in Grams: 130.
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199755028
ISBN
9780199755028
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.82

Paperback. Theodor W Adorno (1903-1969), one of the principal figures associated with the Frankfurt School, wrote extensively on culture, modernity, aesthetics, literature, and - more than any other subject - music. This title presents the full range of Adorno's music writing. Editor(s): Leppert, Richard. Translator(s): Gillespie, Susan H. Num Pages: 760 pages, 1 music example. BIC Classification: AV; DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 155 x 48. Weight in Grams: 1070.
Publisher
University of California Press United States
Number of pages
760
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520231597
ISBN
9780520231597
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 38.57

Hardcover. "Dreams are as black as death. " -Theodor W. Adorno Adorno was fascinated by his dreams and wrote them down throughout his life. He envisaged publishing a collection of them although in the event no more than a few appeared in his lifetime. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 217 x 150 x 14. Weight in Grams: 288.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Polity Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745638300
ISBN
9780745638300
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 53.65

Paperback. Adrian Kenny's memoir is many things: diary of a frustrated young writer and lover; portrait of bohemian social life in 1970s Dublin; and an intimate history of the rising Catholic middle class, the advanced guard of the Celtic Tiger. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; BG; DN; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 136 x 18. Weight in Grams: 272.
Publisher
Lilliput Pr Ltd
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9781901866377
ISBN
9781901866377
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.30

Paperback. Come On Everybody brings together poems from a dozen collections published by Adrian Mitchell over five decades, from Poems (1964) to his final collection, Tell Me Lies (2008). Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 157 x 28. Weight in Grams: 798. Poems 1953-2008. 416 pages. Come On Everybody brings together poems from a dozen collections published by Adrian Mitchell over five decades, from Poems (1964) to his final collection, Tell Me Lies (2008). Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: DCF. Dimension: 230 x 157 x 28. Weight: 800.
Publisher
Bloodaxe Books Ltd
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781852249465
ISBN
9781852249465
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 15.59

Hardcover. Focuses on Shakespeare's reception by English romantic period writers. This book assesses the contribution of William Hazlitt, John Keats and Charles Lamb to the afterlife and reception of Shakespeare and his plays. Editor(s): Poole, Adrian. Series: Great Shakespeareans. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSBF; DSGS. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 241 x 164 x 21. Weight in Grams: 458.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826424365
ISBN
9780826424365
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 159.73

Paperback. New York City, 1919. At a switchboard exchange on the brink of extinction, three operators stare down the future, desperate to preserve their matriarchy. Adriano Shaplin's play "Pugilist Specialist" won the 'First of the Firsts' at the 2003 Edinburgh Fringe. It is also published by Oberon Books along with a trilogy of plays by Shaplin. Num Pages: 94 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 210 x 7. Weight in Grams: 132.
Publisher
Oberon Books Ltd
Number of pages
94
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840026214
ISBN
9781840026214
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.54

Paperback. A reissue of the classic Adrienne Rich selection, revised and expanded to cover the entirety of her career, with a new Introduction. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 206 x 142 x 25. Weight in Grams: 398.
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393323955
ISBN
9780393323955
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 18.61

Hardcover. This Readers' Guide introduces readers to the criticism and debates that are specific to the drama of the Jacobean period. Covering playwrights such as Jonson, Middleton, Dekker, Webster, as well as Shakespeare, the guide explores key topics including theatrical conditions, genre, performance studies, textual transmission, gender and race. Series: Readers' Guides to Essential Criticism. Num Pages: 224 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JD; DSBD; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 16. Weight in Grams: 366.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
216
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230008151
ISBN
9780230008151
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 78.30

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
€ 10.25

Hardcover. Aeschylus (ca 525-456 BCE), the dramatist who made Athenian tragedy one of the world's great art forms, witnessed the establishment of democracy at Athens and fought against the Persians at Marathon. This third volume collects the major fragments of lost Aeschylean plays. Editor(s): Sommerstein, Alan H. Translator(s): Sommerstein, Alan H. Series: Loeb Classical Library. Num Pages: 496 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 173 x 118 x 32. Weight in Grams: 434.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
496
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674996274
ISBN
9780674996274
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 26.77

Hardcover. Aeschylus (ca 525-456 BCE), the dramatist who made Athenian tragedy one of the world's great art forms, witnessed the establishment of democracy at Athens and fought against the Persians at Marathon. This third volume collects the major fragments of lost Aeschylean plays. Editor(s): Sommerstein, Alan H. Translator(s): Sommerstein, Alan H. Series: Loeb Classical Library. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DB; DD; DSBB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 169 x 114 x 17. Weight in Grams: 288.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
400
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674996298
ISBN
9780674996298
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 26.77

Paperback. A ghost summoned with bizarre rituals from the underworld, the elaborate protocol of the Persian court, a thrilling eye-witness account of the battle of Salamis - as the earliest surviving European drama it is of incalculable interest for students of ancient literature: as the only extended account of the Persian wars by an author who fought in .. Series: Aris & Phillips Classical Texts. Num Pages: 280 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 210 x 147 x 13. Weight in Grams: 284.
Publisher
Aris & Phillips
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780856685972
ISBN
9780856685972
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.99

Paperback. Treating ancient plays as living drama. Series Editor(s): Harrison, John; Affleck, Judith. Series: Cambridge Translations from Greek Drama. Num Pages: 144 pages, 1 colour book. BIC Classification: 4KL; DSBB; DSG. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 133 x 197 x 8. Weight in Grams: 168. Series: Cambridge Translations from Greek Drama. 144 pages, 1 colour book. Editor(s): May, Philip de. Treating ancient plays as living drama. Cateogry: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: 4KL; DSBB; DSG. Dimension: 133 x 197 x 8. Weight: 202. Translator(s): May, Philip de. Series Editor(s) :Harrison, John; Affleck, Judith.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
142
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521010757
ISBN
9780521010757
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.10

Paperback. Translator(s): Collard, Christopher. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 320 pages, 1 map. BIC Classification: DB; DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 20. Weight in Grams: 236.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199537815
ISBN
9780199537815
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.97

Paperback. An accurate and highly readable new translation with introduction, extensive explanatory notes, and up-to-date bibliography of four of Aeschylus' plays, including the unique historical tragedy Persians and the hugely influential Prometheus Bound. Translator(s): Collard, Christopher. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 384 pages, 5 maps. BIC Classification: 3D; DB; DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 154 x 173 x 23. Weight in Grams: 278.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780192832825
ISBN
9780192832825
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.68

Paperback. A king's decision to sacrifice his daughter and turn the tide of war inflicts lasting damage on his family, culminating in a terrible act of retribution. Editor(s): Stanford, W. Translator(s): Fagles, Robert. Num Pages: 336 pages, illustrations, notes, glossary, bibliog. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 15. Weight in Grams: 254.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1977
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140443332
ISBN
9780140443332
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.47

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