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Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

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Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

Hardcover. Series: Princeton Legacy Library. Num Pages: 254 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 16. Weight in Grams: 514.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691640624
ISBN
9780691640624

€ 74.43
€ 70.78

Hardcover. Although war memoirs constitute a rich, varied literary form, they are often dismissed by historians as unreliable. This collection of essays is the first to explore the modern war memoir, revealing the genre's surprising capacity for breadth and sophistication while remaining sensitive to the challenges it poses for scholars. Editor(s): Dwyer, Philip G. Num Pages: 338 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSK; HBG; HBW. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 161 x 237 x 24. Weight in Grams: 616.
Publisher
Berghahn Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785333071
ISBN
9781785333071

€ 109.46
€ 39.72

Hardcover. A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller, Jr. is now required reading in many high school and college literature courses. Num Pages: 154 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSK; G. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 219 x 148 x 17. Weight in Grams: 299.
Publisher
UPA
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780761822578
ISBN
9780761822578

€ 57.96
€ 22.51

Hardcover. This volume examines adolescent sexuality and how it is represented in young adult literature. The authors show how sexual content in such books can contribute to a richer and more fulfilling reading experience for teens. Series: Studies in Young Adult Literature. Num Pages: 194 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK; DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 224 x 146 x 23. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781442246874
ISBN
9781442246874

€ 59.77

Hardcover. Exploring the works of Flora Annie Steel, Rumer Godden, Krupabai Sattianadhan, Toru Dutt, Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain, Nayantara Sahgal, Kamala Markandaya, Anita Desai, Arundhati Roy, and Anita Nair, this book opens a window to the creative world of women novelists in India. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1FKA; 2AB; DSBH5; DSK; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 225 x 147 x 21. Weight in Grams: 384.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199452484
ISBN
9780199452484

€ 31.99
€ 12.29

Hardcover. This individual studies ask what specific sonorous qualities are capable of being registered by different modern media, and how sonic transpositions and transferences across media affect the ways in which human subjects attend to modern soundscapes. Editor(s): Murphet, Julian; Groth, Helen; Hone, Penelope. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: AP; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474416368
ISBN
9781474416368

€ 82.09
€ 74.45

Hardcover. While many studies focus on Obama as a politician, few consider his literary merit. This collection of essays approaches Obama's writings as a negotiation of literary tradition, rhetorical modes, and historical narratives. Obama, in turn, emerges as a notable figure within a long tradition of American literary-political authorship. Editor(s): Purcell, Richard; Veggian, Henry. Num Pages: 214 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 14. Weight in Grams: 410.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137501523
ISBN
9781137501523

€ 66.77

Hardcover. Editor(s): Macdonald, Kate. Series: Gender and Genre. Num Pages: 228 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK; JFSJ1. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138206175
ISBN
9781138206175

€ 137.70

Hardcover. Writing Youth: Young Adult Fiction as Literacy Sponsorship studies young adult (YA) fiction that analyzes corporate sponsorship of media literacy practices in and through YA fiction. It shows how YA novels model for young people ways to manage the various media tools that surround them. Num Pages: 206 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSK; DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 238 x 24. Weight in Grams: 462.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498538428
ISBN
9781498538428

€ 65.44

Hardcover. Num Pages: 206 pages, black & white illustrations, figures. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; 1KBB; 3JH; 3JJ; DSK; GTJ; HBTB; JFF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 236 x 161 x 17. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739174500
ISBN
9780739174500

€ 60.15
€ 23.25

Paperback. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781501330735
ISBN
9781501330735

€ 46.57

Hardcover. Num Pages: 164 pages, black & white tables. BIC Classification: 2ADSL; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 159 x 17. Weight in Grams: 417.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Number of pages
164
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739169957
ISBN
9780739169957

€ 57.96
€ 22.51

Hardcover. The intertext is the effective presence of a text in another one. This relation of co-presence between texts is the subject of the present essay. Colum McCann's work is studied here as a mosaic of references to and quotations from other texts. Num Pages: 246 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 165 x 243 x 26. Weight in Grams: 574.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782052241
ISBN
9781782052241

€ 39.00
€ 31.26

Hardcover. Exploring the performative force of Austen s work and its afterlife, including how these aided the formation of collective and personal identity and helped bring people together across generations, this book unearths little-known Austen materials, and concludes with a look at Austen fandom based on an online survey of over 300 responses. Num Pages: 212 pages, 14 black & white illustrations, 14 colour tables, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 157 x 218 x 18. Weight in Grams: 442.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9783319439877
ISBN
9783319439877

€ 96.74

Hardcover. Drawing on Woolf's novels, essays, reviews, letters, diary entries, short stories, and memoirs, the book explores the political and the ontological, as the individual's connection to the world comes to be defined by an involvement and engagement that is always already situated within a particular physical, societal, and historical context. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: DSA; DSK; HPJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474421676
ISBN
9781474421676

€ 82.09
€ 74.45

Hardcover. Editor(s): Buckley, Chloe; Ilott, Sarah. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 236 x 159 x 18. Weight in Grams: 450.
Publisher
Sussex Academic Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845197902
ISBN
9781845197902

€ 54.99
€ 49.22

Hardcover. Teaching Stephen King critically examines the works of Stephen King and several ways King can be incorporated into the high school and college classroom. The book is organized around three key themes: Variations of Classic Horror Tropes, Real Life Horror, and Playing with Publishing. Num Pages: 211 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK; JNU; YQE. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 14. Weight in Grams: 410.
Publisher
Palgrave Schol US
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137483904
ISBN
9781137483904

€ 96.74

Paperback. First published in 1916, this book contains the French text of George Sand's 1872 short story 'Les Ailes de Courage'. Editor(s): Kirkman, F. B. Num Pages: 132 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSBF; DSK; JNB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 130 x 257 x 11. Weight in Grams: 148.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107635289
ISBN
9781107635289

€ 39.41

Paperback. Num Pages: 314 pages, 23 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 2GJ; DSBB; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231069595
ISBN
9780231069595

€ 31.99
€ 28.02

Paperback. "Originally published as Preasens: Poetik eines Tempus, 2012 Diaphanes, Zurich" -- Verso title page. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: DSA; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 142 x 222 x 20. Weight in Grams: 400.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781628927641
ISBN
9781628927641

€ 31.99
€ 28.74

Hardcover. This book reconsiders authorship by the descendants of North African immigrants to France by consulting how these authors' novels have been discussed and promoted in the national audio-visual media. Series: Contemporary French and Francophone Cultures. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 1HB; 2ADF; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Liverpool University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781381960
ISBN
9781781381960

€ 114.29

Paperback. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 4KL; DSK. Category: (UA) A / AS level. Dimension: 174 x 111. .
Publisher
Connell Guides United Kingdom
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781907776922
ISBN
9781907776922

€ 7.99
€ 7.84

Paperback. Shen Congwen (1902-1988) is one of the most acclaimed writers in modern Chinese literature. His works have been translated into more than ten languages and his 44 stories count with 70 different English translations. This book investigates the English translations of Shen Congwen's stories. Num Pages: 207 pages. BIC Classification: 2GDC; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 155 x 14. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034314053
ISBN
9783034314053

€ 53.56

Hardcover. Richard Jefferies' After London is uncanny and intriguing, an adventure story, quest romance, dystopia, and Darwinian novel rolled into one, but also a pioneering work of Victorian science fiction. Editor(s): Frost, Mark. Series: Edinburgh critical editions. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSK; FL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474402392
ISBN
9781474402392

€ 87.57
€ 79.20

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