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Hardcover. Assumes that the creative work of Alban Berg, which in recent years has moved to the forefront of scholarly interest, is largely rooted in autobiography, so that therefore one can gain access to the music by studying the inner biography of its creator. This volume outlines a character portrait of this great composer. Translator(s): Bernhardt-Kabisch, Ernest. Num Pages: 386 pages. BIC Classification: AVA; AVC; DSBH; JMS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 219 x 25. Weight in Grams: 592.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631645970
ISBN
9783631645970

€ 65.44

Paperback. Explores the portrayal of subjectivity in Don DeLillo's fiction. This title proposes that author's characters' conception of self is determined by the tension between a desire for connection and a longing for isolation. Num Pages: 220 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBH; EB; HPCF3. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 150 x 14. Weight in Grams: 334.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034317115
ISBN
9783034317115

€ 53.99
€ 51.58

Hardcover. This book provides a full-length critical study of William Morris's late works and demonstrates their essential role in promoting the continuing importance of Morris's ideas. It provides a new way of understanding their relevance to his writings on art and architecture, nature and the environment, and politics and Socialism. Series: Writing and Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century. Num Pages: 230 pages. BIC Classification: DSBF; EB; HBLL; HBTB; JPA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 155 x 18. Weight in Grams: 450.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034309301
ISBN
9783034309301

€ 74.67

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 146 x 191 x 17. Weight in Grams: 252.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Shambhala Publications Inc United States
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781590307588
ISBN
9781590307588

€ 16.99
€ 13.96

Paperback. 'Bano's tale of London Muslims looking for love is .. superb. Reza says he resents being asked to choose between Britishness and being a Muslim. Such sentiments have been expressed before, but rarely with the propulsive plotting, inspiring intelligence and light touch of this hugely enjoyable play.' The Times Series: Modern Plays. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 7. Weight in Grams: 86.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
A&C Black Pod
Number of pages
96
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408115237
ISBN
9781408115237

€ 16.69

Hardcover. What can post/colonial studies and their approaches contribute to our understanding of the Austro-Hungarian (k u k) occupation and administration of Bosnia-Herzegovina from 1878 to 1914? This anthology presents some possible answers to this research question. Editor(s): Ruthner, Clemens; Cordileone, Diana Reynolds; Reber, Ursula; Detrez, Raymond. Series: Austrian Culture. Num Pages: 427 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBH; HBLL; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 157 x 231 x 28. Weight in Grams: 714.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
427
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820497259
ISBN
9780820497259

€ 79.28

Paperback. A fully revised and updated edition of this influential work of scholarship. Series: Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature. Num Pages: 540 pages, 30 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1D; 3F; 3H; AB; DSBB; GTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 154 x 27. Weight in Grams: 766. A Study of Memory in Medieval Culture. Series: Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature. 538 pages, 30 b/w illus. A fully revised and updated edition of this influential work of scholarship. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: 1D; 3F; 3H; AB; DSBB; GTB. Dimension: 227 x 154 x 27. Weight: 870.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
534
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521716314
ISBN
9780521716314

€ 35.16

Paperback. The much-anticipated first novel from the Guardian First Book Award-winning Chinese writer. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 23. Weight in Grams: 254.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Fourth Estate
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007196654
ISBN
9780007196654

€ 11.99
€ 9.73

Paperback. Repackaged to feature Tolkien's own painting of the Tree of Amalion, this collection includes his famous essay, 'On Fairy-stories' and the story that exemplifies this, 'Leaf by Niggle', together with the poem 'Mythopoeia' and the verse drama, 'The Homecoming of Beorhtnoth', which tells of the events following the disastrous Battle of Maldon. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: DNF; DQ; FM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 134 x 12. Weight in Grams: 132.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
HarperCollins
Condition
New
SKU
9780007105045
ISBN
9780007105045

€ 11.99
€ 8.54

Paperback. Translator(s): Holoka, James P. Num Pages: 130 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBB; DSBH; HB; HP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 279 x 14. Weight in Grams: 210.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820463612
ISBN
9780820463612

€ 21.58

Paperback. Charts the connections that the author has made between sexuality, psychoanalysis, and aesthetics. This book considers the author's ideas alongside Freud's and helps gain a clearer understanding of human identity and how we relate to one another. Num Pages: 224 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DNF; JFSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 230 x 153 x 12. Weight in Grams: 305.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226043548
ISBN
9780226043548

€ 37.63

Paperback. A married, middle-aged architect becomes bewitched by a strange young woman who claims to have known him for years. A sudden death in Little Eyolf is the catalyst that drives a couple into a greater understanding of themselves. In John Gabriel Borkman, a banker recently released from prison must choose between his wife and her sister. Editor(s): Rem, Tore. Translator(s): Haveland, Barbara; Stanton-Ife, Anne-Marie. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 200 x 135 x 22. Weight in Grams: 272.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141194592
ISBN
9780141194592

€ 15.99
€ 13.12

Paperback. A comprehensive selection of Voltaire's very brief contes and melanges: tiny feats of narrative compression, each often no more than a few pages long. Their genre is something between a tale and a polemic - more gestures than stories. Translator(s): Cuffe, Theo. Num Pages: 208 pages, chronlogy, further reading, notes. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSBD; DSK; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 12. Weight in Grams: 162.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140446869
ISBN
9780140446869

€ 13.99
€ 11.46

Paperback. Tolkien's famous translations and lectures on the story of two fifth-century heroes in northern Europe. Editor(s): Bliss, Alan. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 2ABA; DSBB; FL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 130 x 14. Weight in Grams: 152.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
HarperCollins
Condition
New
SKU
9780261103559
ISBN
9780261103559

€ 11.99
€ 8.13

Paperback. In a broad outlook on the concept of transculturality, 19 authors and specialists, of diverse origins, consider how transculturality can help us understand the world. The contributions deal with literary texts, movies, drama, and visual art. The chapters cover themes such as multiculturalism, stereotypes, movement, or bilingual writing. Editor(s): Leblanc, Andre; Gilsenan Nordin, Irene; Edfeldt, Chatarina; Hu, Lung-Lung; Jonsson, Herbert H. Num Pages: 331 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; GTC; JF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 150 x 211 x 19. Weight in Grams: 432.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631660614
ISBN
9783631660614

€ 61.96

Hardcover. In art and literature, animals appear not only as an allegoric representation but as a reference which troubles the border between humanity and animality. This book aims to challenge traditional ways of confronting animality with humanity and to consider how the Darwinian turn has modified this relationship in postmodern narratives. Editor(s): Wrobel, Szymon. Num Pages: 285 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; HPCF3; HPS; JFSJ1; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 217 x 154 x 22. Weight in Grams: 468.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631650394
ISBN
9783631650394

€ 53.89

Paperback. Series: Exilstudien/Exile Studies. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: CB; DSBH; HB; JF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 225 x 17. Weight in Grams: 364.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Condition
New
SKU
V9783039101801
ISBN
9783039101801

€ 56.19

Paperback. Offers insight into the life and work of the controversial Victorian explorer and translator Richard Francis Burton (1821-1890). This title examines Burton's 'impersonations' of multiple masculine identities in the countries that he visited, which involved elaborate processes of both identification and dis-identification. Series: Victorian and Edwardian Studies. Num Pages: 219 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBF; EB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 151 x 13. Weight in Grams: 322.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034313605
ISBN
9783034313605

€ 58.50

Paperback. Shows that, under the influence of the popular geography of the eighteenth century, an increasing number of literary works began to make use of actual topographical data. The author demonstrates that the kinship between geographical and literary representations of topography went further: they underwent parallel developments. Num Pages: 233 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBD; HBLH; RG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 158 x 226 x 15. Weight in Grams: 358.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034312578
ISBN
9783034312578

€ 61.96

Paperback. What is the breaking news in the world today? How did you find out this news? How do you know it is true? Was it reported ethically? What checks and balances are being put on the news media? This collection of fourteen chapters by leading authors examines journalism as practised today and what we might expect from it in the future. Editor(s): Gordon, Janey; Rowinski, Paul; Stewart, Gavin. Num Pages: 308 pages, 14, 8 ill. B/W / 6 tab. BIC Classification: CBP; CBWJ; DSB; GTC; JP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 226 x 162 x 16. Weight in Grams: 460.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034309042
ISBN
9783034309042

€ 59.66

Paperback. Elegiac, brimming with beauty, and grounded in daily life on a farm. An accessible and sweet document of human experience. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 152 x 10. Weight in Grams: 142.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Wave Books United States
Number of pages
96
Condition
New
SKU
V9781940696102
ISBN
9781940696102

€ 16.99
€ 16.15

Paperback. An electric new collection, built from the rubble and strangeness of daily life. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 140 x 10. Weight in Grams: 228.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Wave Books United States
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
SKU
V9781933517742
ISBN
9781933517742

€ 16.99
€ 16.15

Paperback. Exuberantly referential poems of personal and political struggle inhabit this highly acclaimed poet's fourth collection. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DCF; DQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 133 x 10. Weight in Grams: 171.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Wave Books United States
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9781933517728
ISBN
9781933517728

€ 16.99
€ 16.15

Paperback. Fierce and visceral, Mario Santiago Papasquiaro's poem is as canonical to Infrarealism as Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" was to the Beats. Translator(s): Cole, Heinowitz; Graman, Alexis. Num Pages: 48 pages. BIC Classification: DCF; DQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 165 x 4. Weight in Grams: 85.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Wave Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9781933517681
ISBN
9781933517681

€ 15.99
€ 15.15