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Paperback. HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics. Series: Collins Classics. Num Pages: 720 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 123 x 47. Weight in Grams: 394.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
William Collins
Condition
New
SKU
9780007902149
ISBN
9780007902149

€ 4.91

Paperback. A comparative study of the texts by eight female authors writing in French and German - Marie Darrieussecq, Amelie Nothomb, Lorette Nobecourt, Alina Reyes, Sibylle Berg, Jenny Erpenbeck, Monika Maron and Charlotte Roche - in terms of an aesthetics of disgust and asks to what extent disgust can be seen as a useful tool for feminist criticism. Series: Studies in Contemporary Women's Writing. Num Pages: 286 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DSB; DSBH; DSBH5; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 162 x 15. Weight in Grams: 430.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034308625
ISBN
9783034308625

€ 53.99
€ 52.04

Hardcover. Series: American University Studies Series 22: Latin American Studies. Num Pages: 152 pages. BIC Classification: DB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Weight in Grams: 390.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc United States
Number of pages
152
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1993
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820420554
ISBN
9780820420554

€ 40.99
€ 38.81

Hardcover. Romeo and Juliet is the tragic love story of star-crossed lovers. The play revolves around the feud between two affluent families, the Montagues and the Capulets. Despite the enmity, Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet fall passionately in love and wed in secret. However, the curse of hatred overpowers and everything goes terribly wrong. Series: Twenty Shakespeare Children's Stories: The Complete 20 Books Boxed Collection. Num Pages: 64 pages, 64 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: DB; YB. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 134 x 203 x 8. Weight in Grams: 118.
Publisher
Sweet Cherry Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782262237
ISBN
9781782262237

€ 7.99
€ 7.92

Paperback. Jorge Luis Borges was profoundly interested in the ill-defined and shape-shifting traditions of mysticism. This book examines the relationship between Borges' own recorded mystical experiences and his appraisal of Swedenborg and other mystics. Series: Hispanic Studies: Culture and Ideas. Num Pages: 257 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DSB; HRA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 151 x 17. Weight in Grams: 396.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034308113
ISBN
9783034308113

€ 51.99
€ 49.98

Paperback. Editor(s): Gural-Migdal, Anna. Num Pages: 505 pages. BIC Classification: CB; DB; DSBF; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 225 x 30. Weight in Grams: 754.
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783039104550
ISBN
9783039104550

€ 96.43

Hardcover. Series: Currents in Comparative Romance Languages & Literatures. Num Pages: 128 pages, ill. BIC Classification: ANH; DB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 158 x 236 x 14. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
First printing
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820433103
ISBN
9780820433103

€ 56.35

Hardcover. Editor(s): Busse, Winfried; Varol-Bornes, Marie-Christine. Num Pages: 646 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 140 x 220. Weight in Grams: 1000.
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers Switzerland
Number of pages
646
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783906755915
ISBN
9783906755915

€ 87.91

Hardcover. The comedies of Plautus, who brilliantly adapted Greek plays for Roman audiences c. 205--184BCE, are the earliest Latin works to survive complete and cornerstones of the European theatrical tradition from Shakespeare and Moliere to modern times. Twenty-one of his plays are extant. Series: Loeb Classical Library. Num Pages: 592 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DD; DSBB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 161 x 115 x 30. Weight in Grams: 420.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
592
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674996823
ISBN
9780674996823

€ 25.99
€ 25.62

Hardcover. The play revolves Antonio, a rich Italian merchant; Shylock, a rich Jew; and Portia, a rich heiress. When Antonio asks to borrow money from Shylock to help his friend Bassanio, Shylock agrees on the condition that if he is able to repay it by the date specified, he will have to repay it with a pound of his flesh. Series: Twenty Shakespeare Children's Stories: The Complete 20 Books Boxed Collection. Num Pages: 64 pages, 64 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: DB; YB. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 133 x 203 x 8. Weight in Grams: 120.
Publisher
Sweet Cherry Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782262251
ISBN
9781782262251

€ 7.99
€ 7.92

Hardcover. Beautiful War Series: Currents in Comparative Romance Languages & Literatures. Num Pages: 143 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DB; DSBH; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 157 x 232 x 13. Weight in Grams: 324.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
First printing
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433109676
ISBN
9781433109676

€ 60.01

Hardcover. Crossing Cultures Cruzando culturas Editor(s): Toruno-Haensly, Rhina. Series: Currents in Comparative Romance Languages & Literatures. Num Pages: 197 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DSBH; EB; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 157 x 233 x 17. Weight in Grams: 412.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
First printing
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433112539
ISBN
9781433112539

€ 59.82

Paperback. Lucius Annaeus Seneca (4 BCE - 65 CE) was a Roman Stoic philosopher, dramatist, statesman, and adviser to the emperor Nero, all during the Silver Age of Latin literature. This title is a fresh and compelling series of new English-language translations of his works in eight accessible volumes. Translator(s): Kaster, Robert A.; Nussbaum, Martha C. Series: The Complete Works of Lucius Annaeus Seneca. Num Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DB; DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 219 x 142 x 21. Weight in Grams: 380.
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226748429
ISBN
9780226748429

€ 31.64

Hardcover. Rather than insisting on the protagonists' assumed mediocrity or derangement, which has been the norm in previous critical readings of the novels, this book reconstructs how their attempts at composing fictional texts constitute examples of subaltern approaches, often standing alongside "high" cultural production. Series: Latin America Interdisciplinary Studies. Num Pages: 175 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DSB; JF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 159 x 232 x 16. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433123108
ISBN
9781433123108

€ 58.72

Paperback. Editor(s): Hinge, George. Num Pages: 441 pages. BIC Classification: CF; DB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 157 x 33. Weight in Grams: 802.
Publisher
Museum Tusculanum Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9788763541411
ISBN
9788763541411

€ 63.47
€ 62.51

Hardcover. Suitable for students and scholars of Latin American, Brazilian, Hispanic and Latino literature, this book explores a significant but overlooked area in the literary production of the twentieth century: the connections between development and the narrative of formation after World War II. Series: Currents in Comparative Romance Languages & Literatures. Num Pages: 98 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DSB; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 154 x 11. Weight in Grams: 266.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433119415
ISBN
9781433119415

€ 55.55

Paperback. Originally published in 1904, and reprinted numerous times thereafter, this book contains translations of the seven tragedies of Sophocles. Num Pages: 386 pages. BIC Classification: DB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 178 x 127 x 22. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
386
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107585607
ISBN
9781107585607

€ 30.97

Hardcover. .
Publisher
Macmillan Collector's Library
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909621459
ISBN
9781909621459

€ 11.99
€ 11.33

Paperback. Series: Heidelberger Publikationen zur Slavistik.B.Literaturwissenschaftliche Reihe. Num Pages: 226 pages, fig. BIC Classification: DB; HB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 148 x 210 x 13. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631547229
ISBN
9783631547229

€ 53.16

Hardback. This volume aims to set an example of a collaborative approach to textual criticism, in which significant choices are based not on the judgement of a single authoritative editor, but on the outcome of debate between scholars who represent a broad range of viewpoints. Editor(s): Kiss, Daniel. Num Pages: 250 pages. BIC Classification: DB; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 241 x 18. Weight in Grams: 540.
Publisher
Classical Press of Wales United Kingdom
Number of pages
250
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905125999
ISBN
9781905125999

€ 75.23

Paperback. Reflects the author's scholarly interest in the interface between religion, rhetoric and literature in the period 1500-1800. In this book, the contributors consider subjects including the eloquence of oration from the pulpit, the relationship between religion, culture and belief, and the role of theatre and ceremony during the seventeenth century. Editor(s): Hammond, Nicholas; Moriarty, Michael E. Series: Medieval and Early Modern French Studies. Num Pages: 364 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DSBD; DSBF; HP; HRA; HRAB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 225 x 22. Weight in Grams: 518.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034308496
ISBN
9783034308496

€ 55.55

Paperback. Series: Heidelberger Publikationen zur Slavistik.B.Literaturwissenschaftliche Reihe. Num Pages: 270 pages. BIC Classification: CB; DB; JF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 150 x 210 x 18. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631546260
ISBN
9783631546260

€ 57.78

Paperback. Offers translations of Euripides' "Medea", "The Children of Heracles", "Andromache", and "Iphigenia among the Taurians", fragments of lost plays by Aeschylus, and the surviving portion of Sophocles' "The Trackers". In this title, introductions for each play offer information about its first production, plot, and reception in antiquity and beyond. Editor(s): Griffith, Mark; Most, Glenn W. Series Editor(s): Grene, David; Lattimore, Richmond. Series: Complete Greek Tragedies. Num Pages: 280 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DB; DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 138 x 15. Weight in Grams: 334.
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
280
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Third Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226308807
ISBN
9780226308807

€ 13.15

Hardcover. Nikolsky questions the current gender and psychoanalytical approaches to Hippolytus and challenges the widespread interpretations of the play as being concerned with the irresistible force of love and the inevitability of punishment for those who underestimate its power. Translator(s): Nikolsky, Mikhail. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: DB; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 258 x 19. Weight in Grams: 556.
Publisher
The Classical Press of Wales
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910589038
ISBN
9781910589038

€ 75.33

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