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Children's & teenage literature studies

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Children's & teenage literature studies

Paperback. Editor(s): Keenan, Celia; Thompson, Mary Shine. Num Pages: 182 pages. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 164 x 15. Weight in Grams: 300. Clean copy
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Four Courts Pr Ltd Dublin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
SKU
KEX0200675
ISBN
9781851828777

€ 22.87

Paperback. Roald Dahl: Wales of the Unexpected breaks new ground by revealing the place of Wales in the imagination of the writer known as 'the world's number one storyteller'. Editor(s): Davies, Damian Walford. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3JJ; DSB; DSY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 141 x 216 x 18. Weight in Grams: 280.
Publisher
University of Wales Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783169405
ISBN
9781783169405

€ 32.99
€ 12.72

Hardcover. Series: Bloomsbury Perspectives on Children's Literature. Num Pages: 280 pages, 11 b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSC; DSY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474222327
ISBN
9781474222327

€ 99.13

Paperback. This lively and accessible collection of essays by leading scholars, some reprinted and others newly commissioned, provides a social and literary overview of the field of children's literature. Designed with the needs of students and teachers in mind, it explores history and genres, current concerns and possible future directions. Editor(s): Maybin, Janet; Watson, Nicola J. Num Pages: 432 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 232 x 158 x 24. Weight in Grams: 668.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230227132
ISBN
9780230227132

€ 40.88

Paperback. Bringing together the expertise of high profile international teachers and researchers, this handbook provides anyone studying Children's Literature with useful and practical guidance on research methods. Wide-ranging and balanced in approach, the book covers core topics such as approaching history, visual material, archives and theory. Editor(s): Reynolds, Kimberley; Grenby, Matthew O. Num Pages: 272 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 140 x 215 x 16. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230525542
ISBN
9780230525542

€ 38.28

Paperback. If there is one genre that has captured the imagination of people in all walks of life throughout the world, it is the fairy tale. This book presents a provocative theory about why fairy tales were created and retold - and why they became such an indelible and infinitely adaptable part of cultures around the world. Num Pages: 256 pages, 7 halftones. BIC Classification: DSY; JFC; JFHF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 155 x 18. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691159553
ISBN
9780691159553

€ 24.99
€ 22.80

Hardcover. Num Pages: 269 pages. BIC Classification: CB; DSA; DSB; DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 158 x 230 x 21. Weight in Grams: 520.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034307963
ISBN
9783034307963

€ 74.28

Hardcover. After the first phase of industrialization in Britain, the child emerged as both a victim of and a threat to capitalism. This book explores the changing relationship between the child and capitalist society in the works of some of the most important writers of children's and young-adult texts in the Victorian and Edwardian periods. Series: Critical Approaches to Children's Literature. Num Pages: 232 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK; DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 145 x 217 x 18. Weight in Grams: 400.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
232
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2012th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230364127
ISBN
9780230364127

€ 101.12

Paperback. A title that takes on a very big subject: the glorious span of literature from Greek myth to graphic novels, from The Canterbury Tales to Harry Potter. With masterful digressions into various themes - censorship, narrative tricks, self-publishing, taste, creativity and madness - it demonstrates the full depth and intrigue of reading. Num Pages: 288 pages, 40 b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB; DSY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 140 x 25. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300205312
ISBN
9780300205312

€ 13.99
€ 12.93

Paperback. Why is it that Italian children's fantasy has remained such a well-kept secret? How 'international' is the term 'fantasy', and to what extent has its development been influenced by local as well as global factors? This book charts the history and evolution of Italian children's fantasy, from its first appearance in the 1870s to the present day. Num Pages: 251 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DSB; DSY; JF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 152 x 225 x 15. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Bilingual
Condition
New
SKU
V9783039113613
ISBN
9783039113613

€ 47.99
€ 45.58

Hardcover. Leslie Garis' grandparents, Howard and Lillian Garis, were, from the turn of the century to the 1950s, authors of books for children. This book tells how in a large romantic house in Amherst, Massachusetts, she and her two brothers, her parents and grandparents aimed to live a life that mirrored the idyllic world the elder Garises created. Num Pages: 352 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; BGL; DSBH; DSK; DSY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 223 x 143 x 33. Weight in Grams: 488. 352 pages, Illustrations. Leslie Garis' grandparents, Howard and Lillian Garis, were, from the turn of the century to the 1950s, authors of books for children. This book tells how in a large romantic house in Amherst, Massachusetts, she and her two brothers, her parents and grandparents aimed to live a life that mirrored the idyllic world the elder Garises created. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; BGL; DSBH; DSK; DSY. Dimension: 223 x 143 x 33. Weight: 488.
Publisher
Jonathan Cape
Number of pages
352
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780224082402
ISBN
9780224082402

€ 24.99
€ 10.43

Paperback. Explores the queerness of young adult literature that contains lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, and questioning characters, some written by LGBTQ identified authors, while presenting lessons for secondary English classrooms. Editor(s): Linville, Darla; Carlson, David Lee. Series: Gender and Sexualities in Education. Num Pages: 227 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 225 x 17. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433129537
ISBN
9781433129537

€ 33.99
€ 32.96

Hardcover. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations throughout. BIC Classification: AGB; AKL; AKLB; DSY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 207 x 272 x 21. Weight in Grams: 1066.
Publisher
Pavilion
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843652991
ISBN
9781843652991

€ 32.99
€ 28.04

Hardcover. The study of Arabic literary texts is blossoming and this book provides a comprehensive theoretical framework to help research this highly prolific and diverse production of contemporary literary texts. Num Pages: 560 pages. BIC Classification: DSC; DSK; DSY; HRH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474420518
ISBN
9781474420518

€ 100.44

Hardcover. In celebration of the 100th anniversary of its publication, a beautifully illustrated annotation of ?The Wizard of Oz?, complete with an exact reproduction of the original 1900 edition. Illustrator(s): Denslow, W. W. Series: The Annotated Books. Num Pages: 544 pages, 146 illustrations, (56 colour ) bibliog. BIC Classification: 1KBB; DSY; YFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 261 x 224 x 6. Weight in Grams: 1444.
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Number of pages
432
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Edition
Annotated Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393049923
ISBN
9780393049923

€ 37.99
€ 34.24

Paperback. Editor(s): Ali, N.; Dennis Unrau, Melanie. Series: Critical Approaches to Children's Literature. Num Pages: 292 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSA; DSY; JFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 17. Weight in Grams: 399.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st ed. 2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781349470372
ISBN
9781349470372

€ 76.63

Paperback. The Water-Babies is an extraordinary children's book that combines fantasy, satire, social comment, and evolutionary theory to create a fairy tale like no other. This attractive new edition reprints the original complete text and illustrations with a lively introduction and notes that reveal the full richness of Kingsley's exuberant story. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 288 pages, 2 black and white, plus 8 wood-engraved chapter initials. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSY; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 14. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199685455
ISBN
9780199685455

€ 10.99
€ 9.70

Paperback. This resource features more than 30 children's fiction titles that are rich in scientific concepts yet equally well-known for their story lines and universal appeal. This new edition is revised and updated, with new titles, new activities, and Internet references added to the bibliographies. Series: Through Children's Literature. Num Pages: 232 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSY; JNU; YQS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 277 x 210 x 13. Weight in Grams: 552.
Publisher
Libraries Unlimited
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
2nd
Condition
New
SKU
V9781563086519
ISBN
9781563086519

€ 33.09

Paperback. Hundreds of reviews of recent children's books and articles about contemporary children's literature. The contributors are all highly regarded commentators in the area of children's books. Editor(s): Coghlan, Valerie; Keenan, Celia; Coughlan, Valerie. Num Pages: 160 pages, 120 col.ill. BIC Classification: 1DBR; DSY; GBCR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 324 x 218 x 9. Weight in Grams: 408. 8vo..Good clean copy.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
IBbY Ireland
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
New Ed
SKU
KEX0288917
ISBN
9781872917061

€ 10.00

Paperback. Series: The New Critical Idiom. Num Pages: 192 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSA; DSY; JFHF. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 130 x 16. Weight in Grams: 222.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415616065
ISBN
9780415616065

€ 24.99
€ 24.97