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Paperback. Shakespeare's plays have inspired British Oscar-winners and spaghetti Westerns, Bollywood thrillers, and Soviet epics. Covering twenty plays, this work spans a century of cinema, from a silent "Tempest" (1907) to Kenneth Branagh's "As You Like It" (2006). Series: Screen Guides. Num Pages: 272 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; APF; DSGS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 169 x 126 x 20. Weight in Grams: 448.
Publisher
British Film Institute
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844571703
ISBN
9781844571703

€ 25.99
€ 22.64

Hardcover. A beautifully designed gift book featuring wisdom from famous writers on every age from birth to one hundred. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: DQ; GBCQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140. .
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393285703
ISBN
9780393285703

€ 17.14

Paperback. A comprehensive and up-to-date guide to the best fiction from around the world. Completely redesigned with over 150 new images. Series: 1001. Num Pages: 960 pages, 100 illustrations. BIC Classification: DSR; GBCR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 163 x 210 x 55. Weight in Grams: 1926.
Publisher
Cassell
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
9781844037407
ISBN
9781844037407

€ 24.99
€ 14.99

Hardcover. A collection of poems that have delighted and inspired generations of readers. It also contains a selection of prose, including the Gettysburg Address, the Ten Commandments, the Declaration of Independence, and the text of Patrick Henry's "give me liberty or give me death" speech. Num Pages: 144 pages, 100 b&w photographs and illustrations, index. BIC Classification: DC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 123 x 13. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Education - Europe United States
Number of pages
144
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780071419307
ISBN
9780071419307

€ 16.99
€ 13.93

Paperback. Childhood, according to Rilke, was one of poetry's two inexhaustible sources. This anthology features various poems, from nostalgia to expressions of love for children, from the celebration of births to the mourning of childhood death - childhood's psychology and persona, its pleasures and terrors, and the loss of innocence. Editor(s): Donaghy, Michael. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: DC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 13. Weight in Grams: 162.
Publisher
Faber and Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
Rev Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571217854
ISBN
9780571217854

€ 10.99
€ 9.06

Paperback. This anthology gathers together poems against war - from an infamous last stand in Ancient Greece to the chemical warfare of the present-day Gulf. It features many of our most treasured poets - Wilfred Owen, Philip Larkin, Stevie Smith and Emily Dickinson among them. Editor(s): Hollis, Matthew; Keegan, Paul. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: DC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 11. Weight in Grams: 154. 8vo . Some light shelfwear otherwise a good copy.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
Main
SKU
KEX0281251
ISBN
9780571220342

€ 12.00

Paperback. Poets have been fascinated and challenged by the sonnet ever since it was imported from Italy to England in the sixteenth century. This title presents both a sharing of personal favourites and a celebration of high moments in the sonnet's history. Editor(s): Paterson, Don. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: DCQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 11. Weight in Grams: 152.
Publisher
Faber and Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571278732
ISBN
9780571278732

€ 13.99
€ 10.53

Paperback. Robbie is an ordinary Dublin boy until he hurts his head in an accident on St Patrick's Day. His injury changes everything. When he returns to conciousness, Robbie believes that God has given him the power to perform miracles. When tragedy strikes closer to home, Robbie needs all his powers to keep his world intact. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 11. Weight in Grams: 149.
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
9780099462088
ISBN
9780099462088

€ 4.64

Paperback. Robbie is an ordinary Dublin boy until he hurts his head in an accident on St Patrick's Day. His injury changes everything. When he returns to conciousness, Robbie believes that God has given him the power to perform miracles. When tragedy strikes closer to home, Robbie needs all his powers to keep his world intact. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 11. Weight in Grams: 149. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
SKU
KOC0025975
ISBN
9780099462088

€ 4.64

Paperback. Robbie is an ordinary Dublin boy until he hurts his head in an accident on St Patrick's Day. His injury changes everything. When he returns to conciousness, Robbie believes that God has given him the power to perform miracles. When tragedy strikes closer to home, Robbie needs all his powers to keep his world intact. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 11. Weight in Grams: 149. Clean copy with some reader wear.
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
SKU
KTM0000704
ISBN
9780099462088

€ 4.64

Paperback. Melvyn Bragg explores a controversial selection of British books and their huge impact on history Num Pages: 384 pages, 3 x 8pp colour. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 26. Weight in Grams: 286.
Publisher
Hodder Pb
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780340839829
ISBN
9780340839829

€ 16.99
€ 13.15

Paperback. Diana Spencer and her lover are visiting Paris. An international fixer puts a team in place to watch the Princess. Former Special Branch man John Harper is recruited as part of the team. Ritz Hotel Deputy Director of Security Henri Paul and paparazzo supreme James Andanson are their targets. But they are not the only ones watching Spencer. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 159 x 23. Weight in Grams: 334.
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
9780571223411
ISBN
9780571223411

€ 17.95

Paperback. Diana Spencer and her lover are visiting Paris. An international fixer puts a team in place to watch the Princess. Former Special Branch man John Harper is recruited as part of the team. Ritz Hotel Deputy Director of Security Henri Paul and paparazzo supreme James Andanson are their targets. But they are not the only ones watching Spencer. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 159 x 23. Weight in Grams: 334. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0005074
ISBN
9780571223411

€ 17.95

Paperback. A day-by-day account of Aron Ralston's unforgettable survival story - his terrible accident, self-amputation, rescue and recovery. Num Pages: 368 pages, 16pp colour plates. BIC Classification: 1KBBWU; BGA; BTP; WSZC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 23. Weight in Grams: 400. Good, clean copy
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Simon & Schuster UK
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
SKU
KSG0005415
ISBN
9781849833905

€ 4.64

Paperback. An identical, terrifying dream haunts Londoners in the midst of economic gloom and ineffective protest. Whilst the prime minister considers a preventive war, a young man returns home with a vision for the future. Series: Modern Plays. Num Pages: 144 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 143 x 198 x 10. Weight in Grams: 146.
Publisher
A&C Black London
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408171912
ISBN
9781408171912

€ 14.32

Paperback. In 1860, Multatuli's "Max Havelaar" was published. Set in 19th century Amsterdam and in the then Dutch colony of the East Indies, this novel caused a considerable stir among contemporary readers. This book intends to do research on narratological, poetical and intertextual aspects of "Max Havelaar". Editor(s): Grave, Jaap; Praamstra, Olf; Vandevoorde, Hans. Num Pages: 178 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 150 x 210 x 14. Weight in Grams: 248.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631616444
ISBN
9783631616444

€ 38.99
€ 37.67

Paperback. On a New England campus, Viennese housewife Utchka and her aspiring writer husband live a rather placid life with their two children. Until, that is, they meet Severin Winter, Professor of German and wrestling coach, and his delicate wife Edith at a faculty party. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 132 x 16. Weight in Grams: 184. Good copy with some shelf wear
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Black Swan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1980
SKU
KAK0003136
ISBN
9780552992084

€ 4.64

Paperback. Presents the history of Shakespeare, following him through a single year that changed not only his fortunes, but the course of literature. In this one year, we follow what he reads and writes, what he saw, and who he worked with as he creates four of his most famous plays - "Henry V", "Julius Caesar", "As You Like It", and "Hamlet". Num Pages: 464 pages, Illustrations, maps, ports.,. BIC Classification: BGL; DSGS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 124 x 31. Weight in Grams: 366.
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Number of pages
464
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571214815
ISBN
9780571214815

€ 14.99
€ 11.26

Paperback. Following the biographical style of 1599, this book traces Shakespeare's life and times from the autumn of 1605, when he took an old and anonymous Elizabethan play, The Chronicle History of King Leir, and transformed it into his most searing tragedy, King Lear. Num Pages: 448 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 2AB; 3JD; DSBD; DSGS; HBJD1; HBLH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 129 x 31. Weight in Grams: 362.
Publisher
Faber & Faber Non-Fiction
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571235797
ISBN
9780571235797

€ 14.99
€ 11.26

Paperback. Num Pages: 352 pages, 10 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 2AB; 2GDC; DSBD; DSG; DSGS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472583413
ISBN
9781472583413

€ 28.62