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Literary studies: general

Paperback. Written especially for students and assuming no prior knowledge of the subject, this book aims to provide a comprehensive introduction to early 20th-century fiction. Series: The Novel in History. Num Pages: 344 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3JH; 3JJ; DSBF; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education; (XO) Open University set text. Dimension: 219 x 138 x 23. Weight in Grams: 482.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415015028
ISBN
9780415015028

€ 49.08

Paperback. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: DNF; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 135 x 20. Weight in Grams: 294.
Publisher
Ecco
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780062364739
ISBN
9780062364739

€ 11.99
€ 11.02

Paperback. This Companion provides an engaging account of the postcolonial novel, from Joseph Conrad to Jean Rhys. Editor(s): Quayson, Ato. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. Num Pages: 332 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH5; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 155 x 228 x 27. Weight in Grams: 462.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107588059
ISBN
9781107588059

€ 25.32

Paperback. Illustrator(s): McKean, Dave. Num Pages: 208 pages, 16. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3JJ; DSBH; JFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 230 x 18. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
Tangerine Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910691175
ISBN
9781910691175

€ 11.99
€ 11.04

Hardcover. This series of ten volumes presents a decade-by-decade account of how literature developed in Britain throughout the 20th century. Each volume offers original analyses of the literature of a single decade, and of how it was shaped by the wider history and culture of its times. Series: Edinburgh History of Twentieth-Century Literature in Britain. BIC Classification: 1DBK; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748635061
ISBN
9780748635061

€ 81.65
€ 74.25

Paperback. Featuring an edition of the nine elegies in English, this edition incudes complete facsimiles of the manuscript originals in "The Exeter Book". Going beyond an exploration of the literary potential of individual poems, the author examines them as separate manifestations of a common generic impulse. Num Pages: 472 pages, 28 plates. BIC Classification: 2ABA; DC; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 156 x 34. Weight in Grams: 718.
Publisher
McGill-Queen's University Press Canada
Number of pages
472
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780773522411
ISBN
9780773522411

€ 40.99
€ 37.15

Paperback. This volume, the second of two, contains the proceedings of the Shepard conference organized in Brussels, 28-30 May 1993, by the Belgian-Luxembourg American Studies Association and the Free University of Brussels. Editor(s): Callens, Johan. Series: Contemporary Theatre Review. Num Pages: 108 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: AN; DSBH; DSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 231 x 153 x 13. Weight in Grams: 180.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9789057021527
ISBN
9789057021527

€ 37.27

Paperback. D.H. Lawrence's first travel book and an important insight into the roots of his literary genius. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1DST; 2AB; DSBH; DSK; WTLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 198 x 18. Weight in Grams: 190.
Publisher
I.B. Tauris & Co Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780769653
ISBN
9781780769653

€ 10.38

Library Binding. A summer internship at a fashion magazine in New York City reveals only the lack of beauty in the young woman's inner life, as Esther Greenwood succumbs to a pervasive depression that she likens to being trapped beneath the title object, a bell jar, struggling for her next breath. Series Editor(s): Bloom, Prof. Harold. Series: Bloom's Guides. Num Pages: 176 pages, annotated bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 232 x 156 x 17. Weight in Grams: 360.
Publisher
Blooms Literary Criticism
Number of pages
176
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781604132038
ISBN
9781604132038

€ 46.41

Hardcover. The poems of Catullus have notoriously been subjected to numerous accidental corruptions. This work represents a reappraisal of his text. It recommends some 600 changes to the Oxford Text of "R A B Mynors". It suggests that Catullus' text was also subjected to significant deliberate change, much of it probably dating back to classical antiquity. Num Pages: 316 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADL; DCF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 240 x 160 x 20. Weight in Grams: 694.
Publisher
Classical Press of Wales
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905125159
ISBN
9781905125159

€ 72.53

Hardcover. Keywords: Literary Criticism - French Writers BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 142 x 23. Weight in Grams: 490
Publisher
Syracuse University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Edition
First Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS0078052
ISBN
9780815620549

€ 4.75
€ 4.64

Paperback. Poet, novelist, essayist, editor, anthologist, lexicographer and painter, Clarence Major is a challenging yet underappreciated contemporary African- American artist. This collection combines poetry, prose and art by Major with critical essays that showcase his aesthetic movement across boundaries. Editor(s): Bell, Bernard W. Num Pages: 360 pages, 25 illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ABM; ACXJ8; AGB; DSBH; DSK; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 413.
Publisher
The University of North Carolina Press Chapel Hill
Number of pages
360
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
KEX0227726
ISBN
9780807848999

€ 12.69

Paperback. This study focuses on how Frankenstein works: how the story is told and why it is so rich and gripping. Part I uses carefully selected short extracts for close textual analysis, while Part II examines Shelley's life, the historical and literary contexts of the novel, and offers a sample of key criticism. Series: Analysing Texts. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 140 x 14. Weight in Grams: 350.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
2009th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230200982
ISBN
9780230200982

€ 27.93

Paperback. Provides a route through the profusion of critical writing on "Wuthering Heights". After a chapter on 19th century responses, the guide links together a selection of extracts demonstrating the major critical developments of the 20th century, from humanism through formalism to deconstruction. Series: Icon Reader's Guides to Essential Criticism. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 4KL; DSBF; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 141 x 12. Weight in Grams: 292.
Publisher
Palgrave
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
2nd
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840461411
ISBN
9781840461411

€ 27.93

Paperback. Companion to the work of playwright Tom Stoppard who also co-authored screenplay of Shakespeare in Love. Editor(s): Kelly, Katherine E. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. Num Pages: 264 pages, 10 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 230 x 155 x 17. Weight in Grams: 402.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
264
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521645928
ISBN
9780521645928

€ 32.32

Paperback. Editor(s): Piper, John; Mathis, David. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK; HRCV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 12. Weight in Grams: 237.
Publisher
Crossway
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
First
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433544989
ISBN
9781433544989

€ 14.75

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 2ABM; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 220 x 140 x 17. Weight in Grams: 340. 8vo. Minor wear otherwise a good copy
Publisher
University of Wisconsin Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1986
Edition
New edition
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KEX0265295
ISBN
9780299099343

€ 4.64

Paperback. A biography of one of the most important writers in English of the late twentieth century and early twenty-first century. It offers fresh insights into his life and work, concentrating on the themes, patterns, relationships, ideas and language common to his life and creative output. Series: Writers Lives S. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: AN; DSB; DSG. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 205 x 142 x 13. Weight in Grams: 198.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826499714
ISBN
9780826499714

€ 22.47

Paperback. William Morris was a dreamer with a genius for turning dreams into reality. Self-taught in 13 different crafts, some of them ancient, he became a great European pattern-designer. This volume illustrates the variety of Morris's prose, while focusing on the theme of earthly paradise. Editor(s): Wilmer, Clive. Num Pages: 480 pages, chronology, bibliographical notes. BIC Classification: 2AB; DNF; DSBF; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 21. Weight in Grams: 334.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
480
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140433302
ISBN
9780140433302

€ 11.99
€ 10.93

Hardcover. Stretching the idealized, "boy-meets-girl" genre to the limits, Achilles Tatius' narrative covers adultery, violence, pederasty, virginity-testing, and, of course, an improbable happy ending. Detailed notes explain obscurities and address complex problems for the benefit of the readers. Translator(s): Whitmarsh, Tim. Num Pages: 196 pages, 1 map. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DNF; DSBB; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 223 x 145 x 20. Weight in Grams: 381.
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198152897
ISBN
9780198152897

€ 117.03
€ 42.35

Hardcover. Num Pages: 626 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; DSB; HBJD1; HBLL; HBTB; JFFK; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 239 x 162 x 40. Weight in Grams: 1103.
Publisher
Lehigh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781611460872
ISBN
9781611460872

€ 92.53
€ 34.15

Hardcover. The third of the Waverley Novels is dominated by two old men, Jonathan Oldbuck (the Antiquary of the title) and the beggar Edie Ochiltree. Editor(s): Hewitt, David. Series: Edinburgh Edition of the Waverley Novels. Num Pages: 542 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 2AB; DSBF; DSK; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 219 x 147 x 33. Weight in Grams: 778.
Publisher
Non Basic Stock Line
Number of pages
542
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748605378
ISBN
9780748605378

€ 86.70

Paperback. Flaming Embers Editor(s): Bureu Ramos, Nela. Series: Spanish Perspectives on English and American Literature, Communication and Culture. Num Pages: 364 pages. BIC Classification: AN; APF; DSBH; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 223 x 19. Weight in Grams: 510.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034304382
ISBN
9783034304382

€ 79.66

Hardcover. This collection presents a retrospective and comprehensive guide to the work of Ireland's greatest living writer, John Banville. Selections are drawn from all of his novels, up to and including 2012's 'Ancient Light'. There are radio plays, as well as a selection of his essays and reviews. Num Pages: 528 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 159 x 242 x 46. Weight in Grams: 812.
Publisher
Picador
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447214724
ISBN
9781447214724

€ 16.99
€ 14.19