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Literary studies: poetry & poets

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Literary studies: poetry & poets

Paperback. This guide examines the production and reception of poetry by a range of women writers - predominantly although not exclusively writing in English - from Sappho through Anne Bradstreet and Emily Bronte to Sylvia Plath, Eavan Boland and Susan Howe. Editor(s): Halliwell, Martin; Mousley, Andy. Series: Edinburgh Critical Guides to Literature. Num Pages: 248 pages. BIC Classification: DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 15. Weight in Grams: 354.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
248
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748623068
ISBN
9780748623068

€ 24.86

Hardcover.
Publisher
Classical Press of Wales United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905125043
ISBN
9781905125043

€ 70.73

Hardcover. Num Pages: 152 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DB; DSBB; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 10. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781350004207
ISBN
9781350004207

€ 104.11

Hardcover. Based on the authors' extensive teaching experience, this volume provides a lively route map through the main aspects of poetry such as sound effects, rhythm and metre, the typographic display of poems on the page and the language of poetry using practical examples throughout. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 20. Weight in Grams: 499.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
second edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748644070
ISBN
9780748644070

€ 73.77

Paperback. A poem and commentary on the soul's response to God, which is a classic of Spanish literature. Introduction by Baroness Caroline Cox. Series: Christian Classics Library. Num Pages: 204 pages. BIC Classification: 1DSE; 2ADS; 3JB; DSC; HRCS1; HRCV9. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 23. Weight in Grams: 130.
Publisher
SPCK Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780281077113
ISBN
9780281077113

€ 13.99
€ 11.38

Paperback. Combines the Christian with the classical in its description of the fall of Man. This title draws a parallel with the author's own life in the hero's struggle to renew his faith in God. Editor(s): Leonard, John. Num Pages: 1024 pages. BIC Classification: 2ACG; DCF; DSBD; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 45. Weight in Grams: 684.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
1024
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140433630
ISBN
9780140433630

€ 25.99
€ 19.61

Hardcover. Offers an account of the life of the great English poet and pamphleteer John Milton in his quarter centenary year. Num Pages: 480 pages, Illustrations (some col.), maps. BIC Classification: 2AB; BGL; DSBD; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 242 x 44. Weight in Grams: 774. Very good copy in near fine dustwrapperFirst edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
SKU
KEX0303332
ISBN
9780747584254

€ 25.00

Paperback. The essays in this landmark volume highlight the achievements of "Shakespeare's sisters," including Emily Bronte, Emily Dickinson, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Christina Rossetti, and others Editor(s): Gilbert, Sandra M.; Gubar, Professor Susan. Num Pages: 368 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSC; DSGS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 6020 x 3887 x 25. Weight in Grams: 624.
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1981
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253202635
ISBN
9780253202635

€ 20.99
€ 20.21

Hardcover. Compiles the history of the Donegal pilgrimage as presented in historical texts, guidebooks, popular writing, devotional treatises, and newspaper and journal accounts. This work examines Devlin's "Lough Derg," Kavanagh's "Lough Derg," and Heaney's "Station Island." Num Pages: 224 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DCF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 160 x 23. Weight in Grams: 499.
Publisher
Univ of Delaware Pr
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780874130232
ISBN
9780874130232

€ 82.01

Paperback. In this lively and accessible introduction to Sylvia Plath's writing, Susan Bassnett offers a balanced view of one of the finest modern poets. Bassnett argues that there can never be any definitive version of the Plath story, but from close reading of the texts she left behind, readers can discover the excitement of her diverse work. Num Pages: 184 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 141 x 12. Weight in Grams: 242.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
184
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
2 Rev ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333771266
ISBN
9780333771266

€ 40.64

Hardcover. Num Pages: 380 pages. BIC Classification: 2GDC; DCF; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 140. .
Publisher
Cornell Univ East Asia Program
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781939161628
ISBN
9781939161628

€ 53.91

Paperback. A unique opportunity to examine the apprenticeship of a great writer, this selection of poems composed between 1785 and 1790 reveals a precocious and remarkably accomplished early talent and shows that even in his earliest work, Wordsworth was already preoccupied with the themes that would later be explored fully in The Prelude. Editor(s): Wu, Duncan. BIC Classification: 2AB; DC; DSBF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 141 x 217 x 23. Weight in Grams: 390.
Publisher
Carcanet Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
9781857546392
ISBN
9781857546392

€ 11.99
€ 6.10

Paperback. Acclaimed poet explores the West's violent collision with the Arab world. Num Pages: 72 pages. BIC Classification: DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 127 x 8. Weight in Grams: 114.
Publisher
Coach House Books Canada
Number of pages
72
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781552452547
ISBN
9781552452547

€ 15.99
€ 15.03

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 17. Weight in Grams: 428.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781403994615
ISBN
9781403994615

€ 39.38

Hardcover. American Errancy is a wide-ranging study of the connection between ideology and the sublime in the work of twentieth-century poets, all American with two, or perhaps three important exceptions. The poets studied include, Allen Ginsberg, A.R. Ammons, Emerson, Eliot, Hill and many more. Num Pages: 212 pages. BIC Classification: 2ABM; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 20. Weight in Grams: 449.
Publisher
Univ College Dublin Pr
Number of pages
212
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904558354
ISBN
9781904558354

€ 53.61
€ 18.33

Paperback. This impressive volume provides over 1,700 biographical entries on poets writing in English from 1910 to the present day, including T. S. Eliot, Dylan Thomas, and Carol Ann Duffy. Authoritative and accessible, it is a must-have for students of English and creative writing, as well as for anyone with an interest in poetry. Editor(s): Hamilton, Ian. Series: Oxford Quick Reference. Num Pages: 736 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 43. Weight in Grams: 530.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
704
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198704850
ISBN
9780198704850

€ 16.99
€ 13.85

Paperback. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: BJ; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 170 x 24. Weight in Grams: 592.
Publisher
NeWest Press Canada
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781896300702
ISBN
9781896300702

€ 34.99
€ 25.37

Paperback. A guide to reading modernist poetry in English: its pleasures, frustrations, powers and problems. Series: Cambridge Introductions to Literature. Num Pages: 280 pages, 2 b/w illus. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 156 x 8. Weight in Grams: 446. Series: Cambridge Introductions to Literature. 280 pages, 2 b/w illus. A guide to reading modernist poetry in English: its pleasures, frustrations, powers and problems. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: DSBH; DSC. Dimension: 228 x 156 x 8. Weight: 448.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
280
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521147859
ISBN
9780521147859

€ 28.75

Hardcover. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 23. Weight in Grams: 576.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Number of pages
280
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859182604
ISBN
9781859182604

€ 69.00
€ 52.59

Paperback. Lucid, entertaining and full of insight, How To Read A Poem is designed to banish the intimidation that too often attends the subject of poetry, and in doing so to bring it into the personal possession of the students and the general reader. * Offers a detailed examination of poetic form and its relation to content. Num Pages: 192 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 153 x 11. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405151412
ISBN
9781405151412

€ 25.09