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Paperback. This approachable guide explores the secondary criticism surrounding Northanger Abbey and Persuasion, from their publication in 1818 through to today. Enit Karafili Steiner explores the key themes and concerns that have stimulated debate over the years, as well as providing an overview of the critical responses to screen adaptations. Series: Readers' Guides to Essential Criticism. Num Pages: 184 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
184
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137432162
ISBN
9781137432162
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.15

Hardcover. This book explores theoretical and practical approaches to performing gender in contemporary Shakespeare productions. It focuses on contemporary practice, looking at how it is responding to a new cultural politics of gender and creating a critical language for understanding the performing of gender in the staging of Shakespeare's plays. Series: Shakespeare in Practice. Num Pages: 208 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; AN; DSBD; DSGS; JFSJ. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 138 x 138 x 16. Weight in Grams: 373.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
Edition
1st ed. 2015
SKU
V9781137408532
ISBN
9781137408532
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 78.30

Paperback. Attending a New England summer camp as an adolescent, young Erik Schroder - a first generation East German immigrant - adopts a new name and a new persona - Eric Kennedy - in the hopes that it will help him fit in. This fateful white lie will set him on an improbable and ultimately tragic course. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 126 x 19. Weight in Grams: 222.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571296729
ISBN
9780571296729
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.20

Paperback. Davenport argues that study of Chaucer's major work alongside contemporary English poems reveals the odd and extreme aspects of Chaucer's writing as well as the daring and experimental qualities in his work. The focus of the book is on strategies of narrative and discourse, but also includes discussion of other much studied Middle English poems. Num Pages: 256 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 326.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333601327
ISBN
9780333601327
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 39.68

Paperback. Series: Master Guides. Num Pages: 96 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; 4KL; DSC. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 151 x 216 x 6. Weight in Grams: 134.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1987
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
96
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333413777
ISBN
9780333413777
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.94

Hardcover. Num Pages: 692 pages. BIC Classification: DS; HBTQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 178 x 252 x 58. Weight in Grams: 1942.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Aarhus Univ Pr
Condition
New
SKU
V9788771248531
ISBN
9788771248531
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 64.79

Paperback. Sarah Waters, the award-winning author of three novels set in Victorian London, returns with a stunning novel that marks a departure from the 19th century. Num Pages: 512 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 34. Weight in Grams: 402.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Virago, London
Condition
New
Edition
UK ed.
SKU
V9781844082414
ISBN
9781844082414
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.25

Hardcover. Series: Readers' Guides to Essential Criticism. Num Pages: 208 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 12. Weight in Grams: 363.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
184
Condition
New
SKU
V9781403987785
ISBN
9781403987785
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 68.91

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9781403916945
ISBN
9781403916945
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.30

Paperback. This Guide offers a comprehensive survey of the key criticism on Shakespeare's tragedies, from the seventeenth century through to the present day. Introducing essential concepts, themes and debates, and summarising major critical texts, Nicolas Tredell examines how the category of Shakespeare's tragedies has been constructed, contested and changed. Series: Readers' Guides to Essential Criticism. Num Pages: 216 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSGS. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 140 x 217 x 12. Weight in Grams: 274.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137404886
ISBN
9781137404886
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.20

Paperback. Is seeing a matter of nature? Can we read an image in the same way as a text? This work draws together essays that attempt to answer these questions but in a variety of ways and from the different theoretical positions offered by psychoanalysis, semiotics, poststructuralism and postmodernism. Editor(s): Thomas, Julia. Series: Readers in cultural criticism. Num Pages: 256 pages, biography. BIC Classification: A; DSA; JFC; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 180 x 232 x 13. Weight in Grams: 388.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
251
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333765395
ISBN
9780333765395
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.59

Paperback. A practical approach to Charlotte Bronte's best-known novels, which shows how coherent criticism can be evolved from close reading. The book contains worked examples, with detailed guidance and suggestions for further work which should be useful for both teachers and students. Series: Analysing Texts. Num Pages: 240 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK; JNZ. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 15. Weight in Grams: 300.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Palgrave
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333747797
ISBN
9780333747797
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.10

Hardcover. This text explores the rise and development of modernist and avant-garde literatures and theories of this particular period, from Imagism to the Apocalypse movement. It charts transitions in writing, reading, performing and publishing practices and in international groupings of writers and artists. Series: Transitions. Num Pages: 336 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 23. Weight in Grams: 524.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333696200
ISBN
9780333696200
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 103.35

Paperback. Covering a wide range of the poetry, John Williams discusses the critical issues that have dominated discussions of Wordsworth's work, from the end of the 18th century up to 2002. Series: Critical Issues. Num Pages: 280 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 15. Weight in Grams: 460.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
280
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333687338
ISBN
9780333687338
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.55

Paperback. Brings together essays reflecting both Thomas Hardy's major critical work over the last 15 years and three new pieces. This volume should allow readers to test the force of Willowson's critical polemic in undispersed form. Num Pages: 232 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 13. Weight in Grams: 296.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
232
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333679982
ISBN
9780333679982
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 39.45

Paperback. Part one of this book looks at adaptations and extracts from earlier critics, including comments on the play from critics such as Dryden, Davenan and Johnson. Part two of the book looks at more recent studies including commentary by Fielder and Yates. Editor(s): Palmer, D.J. Series: Casebook S. Num Pages: 216 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 4KL; DSGS. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 142 x 216 x 13. Weight in Grams: 276.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Publisher
Macmillan Press
Edition
Revised Edition
Number of pages
216
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333533628
ISBN
9780333533628
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.37

Paperback. A study of medieval drama, divided into two parts: part I, Mystery Plays, is the work of Christine Richardson and part II, Moralities and Interludes, is the work of Jackie Johnston. The general introduction was written jointly. Series: English dramatists. Num Pages: 192 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBK; DSBB; DSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 10. Weight in Grams: 238.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
Edition
1991st Edition
SKU
V9780333454770
ISBN
9780333454770
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 43.86

Paperback. This text examines attitudes towards empire and the creation and perpetuation of a British world-view during the years 1880-1924. Besides focusing on the usual late Victorian and Edwardian novelists and poets, surveys of popular culture and anti-empire views are also included. Series: Context & Commentary S. Num Pages: 232 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3JH; 3JJ; DSBF; DSBH; HBJD1; HBLL; HBLW; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 13. Weight in Grams: 297.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
232
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333437766
ISBN
9780333437766
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 40.72

Paperback. Series: Macmillan Master Guides. Num Pages: 104 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSG. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 139 x 216 x 10. Weight in Grams: 144.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1987
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
96
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333432815
ISBN
9780333432815
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.94

Paperback. Series: Master Guides. Num Pages: 104 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 4KL; DSK. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 138 x 216 x 7. Weight in Grams: 132.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1986
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
104
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333402627
ISBN
9780333402627
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 22.86