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Literary studies: general

Paperback. Re-examining how we relate to other animals has far-reaching implications for how we think of ourselves. This textbook reveals how thinkers on deconstruction, including Jacques Derrida, Helene Cixous and Nicholas Royle, have consistently addressed questions about animality. Editor(s): Turner, Lynn. Num Pages: 256 pages, 1 b&w illustration. BIC Classification: DSB; HPCF7; JFFZ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 157 x 12. Weight in Grams: 322.
Publisher
EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY PRESS
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748683130
ISBN
9780748683130

€ 29.16

Paperback. Num Pages: 135 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 128 x 197 x 12. Weight in Grams: 130.
Publisher
Repeater
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910924389
ISBN
9781910924389

€ 11.68

Hardcover. When Edward Thomas died in the First World War, very few of his poems had been published, but he was recognised as one of the finest and most influential poets. This work captures the range of Thomas' achievement, not least by combining poetry with prose. It also includes an introduction, and four critical essays. Editor(s): Newlyn, Lucy; Cuthbertson, Guy. Num Pages: 264 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 224 x 150 x 25. Weight in Grams: 608.
Publisher
Enitharmon Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
264
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904634355
ISBN
9781904634355

€ 18.99
€ 14.86

Paperback. Ordinary life is full of words, images, and stories: we spend our days talking and writing about what's going on, and what has happened. Rachel Bowlby makes us think again about this life: always the same, always slightly changing. Drawing out the stories that surround us, she explores everyday stories, old and new-in literature and in real life. Series: The Literary Agenda. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 130 x 196 x 20. Weight in Grams: 220.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198727699
ISBN
9780198727699

€ 24.34

Paperback. Amelia Bassano Lanier is proved to be a strong candidate for authorship of Shakespeare's plays: Hudson looks at the fascinating life of this woman, believed by many to be the dark lady of the sonnets, and presents the case that she may have written Shakespeare's plays. Num Pages: 304 pages, 27. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSGS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 127 x 198 x 29. Weight in Grams: 292.
Publisher
Amberley
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445655246
ISBN
9781445655246

€ 11.99
€ 11.02

Paperback. Num Pages: 480 pages. BIC Classification: DSBB; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 192 x 233 x 22. Weight in Grams: 752.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780190607678
ISBN
9780190607678

€ 42.82

Paperback. The extensive and fascinating correspondence of Mary Delany (1700-88) who was famed for her botanical 'paper mosaics'. Editor(s): Hall, August. Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Literary Studies. Num Pages: 652 pages, 4 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; BG; BGA; DSB; HBJD1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 212 x 140 x 39. Weight in Grams: 882.
Publisher
Cambridge Library Collection United Kingdom
Number of pages
652
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781108038362
ISBN
9781108038362

€ 47.77

Paperback. Num Pages: 184 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; JFSP1; JFSP2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 133 x 15. Weight in Grams: 280.
Publisher
Thimble Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
184
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780903355476
ISBN
9780903355476

€ 11.90

Paperback. Beginning with Adam Smith's Theory of Moral Sentiments (1759), this study positions feminine genres such as the Gothic romance and Bluestocking poetry, usually seen as outliers in a masculine Age of Reason, as essential to understanding emotion's role in Enlightenment narratives of progress. Series: Edinburgh Critical Studies in Romanticism. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: DSA; DSB; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474423151
ISBN
9781474423151

€ 24.99
€ 22.11

Paperback. Is horror an antiestablishment force an argument for social revolution? Is it a liberating expose of human nature and a peek at the dark side of the unconscious? Or is it pure evil, designed to corrupt and deprave? Starting from such questions about the nature of horror, this book is an accessibly written history of the genre. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: APF; DSBF; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 159 x 20. Weight in Grams: 418.
Publisher
Arnold Publishers
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780340762530
ISBN
9780340762530

€ 33.99
€ 32.13

Hardcover. Num Pages: 178 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 241 x 162 x 18. Weight in Grams: 431.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739166086
ISBN
9780739166086

€ 57.64
€ 22.46

Paperback. A collection of Aldous Huxley's letters, essays from magazines, and broadcasts between the wars. They show how his contempt for mass society and his belief in the existence of a cultural elite gave way to a liberal humanism and a concern for the well-being of ordinary people. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; BG; DNF; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 128 x 200 x 22. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
David Bradshaw
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571172603
ISBN
9780571172603

€ 19.48

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; BG; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 215 x 141 x 17. Weight in Grams: 236.
Publisher
Seren
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9781854113290
ISBN
9781854113290

€ 9.99
€ 9.35

Hardcover. Num Pages: 241 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 165 x 24. Weight in Grams: 544. 8vo. Literary Criticsm. Good copy
Publisher
Syracuse University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Edition
illustrated
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0276822
ISBN
9780815622314

€ 15.00

Paperback. Poet, polemicist, pamphleteer and wit, Swift is best known as the author of "Gulliver's Travels". In this biography, Victoria Glendinning investigates the main events and relationships of Swift's life and provides a portrait set in a tapestry of controversy and paradox. Num Pages: 336 pages, 8pp b&w halftones. BIC Classification: 2AB; BG; DSBD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126. Weight in Grams: 243. Some minor shelf wear but otherwise in a good condition
Publisher
Pimlico
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
New edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSC0001187
ISBN
9780712662628

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Shakespeare's soliloquies are not only the most interesting and the most famous, but also the most misunderstood. This text examines them in detail. It also casts new lights on historical changes in the artistic representation of human beings and on historical changes in the ways human beings have perceived themselves. Num Pages: 470 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB; DSGS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 159 x 32. Weight in Grams: 839.
Publisher
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780838639719
ISBN
9780838639719

€ 93.57

Hardcover. Series: Anthem South Asian Studies. Num Pages: 244 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2B; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 590.
Publisher
Anthem Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857285119
ISBN
9780857285119

€ 76.20
€ 28.68

Hardcover. Translator(s): Atkinson, Catherine. Series: Dialoghi / Dialogues. Num Pages: 167 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH; HPN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 154 x 217 x 14. Weight in Grams: 388.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631586938
ISBN
9783631586938

€ 44.99
€ 42.48

Paperback. The Nibelungenlied is the greatest medieval German heroic poem, a revenge saga on an epic scale, which tells how dragon-slayer Sivrit acquires the priceless hoard of the dwarvish Nibelungs, and of the tragic conflict between Kriemhilt and Hagen. This is the first prose translation for over forty years, with full introductory materials. Translator(s): Edwards, Cyril. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 288 pages, 1 map. BIC Classification: 2ACG; 3H; AVGC; AVH; DCF; DSBB; FQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 195 x 129 x 13. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199238545
ISBN
9780199238545

€ 13.99
€ 11.81

Paperback. In the 1790s, Britain was struck by a reading revolution, a taste for terror fiction that seemed to know no bounds. How is it that the age of Enlightenment gave rise to the genre of the literary ghost story? "Gothic Documents" seeks to answer this and other questions. Editor(s): Clery, E. J.; Miles, Robert. Num Pages: 320 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3JF; 3JH; DSBD; DSBF; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 159 x 18. Weight in Grams: 476.
Publisher
Manchester University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719040276
ISBN
9780719040276

€ 20.60

Paperback. A classic of Christian spirituality and a famous meditation on the love of God and his presence in suffering, with an introduction by A. N. Wilson. Series: Christian Classics Library. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEA; 2AB; 3H; DSBB; HRCS1; HRCV9. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 27. Weight in Grams: 288.
Publisher
SPCK Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780281077076
ISBN
9780281077076

€ 11.99
€ 10.95

Hardcover. An examination of remedies for violent rage rediscovered in ancient Greek myths Num Pages: 268 pages. BIC Classification: 3JM; DSBB; HBLX; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156. .
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300217377
ISBN
9780300217377

€ 31.99
€ 28.68

Paperback. Why is the nation in a postcolonial world so often seen as a motherland? Stories of women is a pathbreaking study of the perenially fascinating relationship between foundational fictions of the nation and gendered images. The book focuses critically on postcolonial spaces ranging from West Africa to India. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH5. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 233 x 157 x 14. Weight in Grams: 384.
Publisher
Manchester University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719068799
ISBN
9780719068799

€ 21.74

Paperback. Num Pages: 162 pages, 2 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBB; DSB; JFSL3. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152. Weight in Grams: 272.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
162
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415888585
ISBN
9780415888585

€ 49.82