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Literary studies: poetry & poets

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Literary studies: poetry & poets

Paperback. Leading Irish poet Derek Mahon has written some of the key poems of our age. In this landmark study, Hugh Haughton opens up Mahon's work before our eyes, balancing critical overview with illuminating close readings. This work is one of the critical cornerstones for the understanding of Northern Irish poetry. Num Pages: 416 pages, 9 black-and-white halftones. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSC; HBJD1; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 156 x 21. Weight in Grams: 714.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
416
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199592623
ISBN
9780199592623

€ 45.21

Hardcover. Collects poetry, short stories, and essays by celebrated African American poet and publisher Dudley Randall. This title intends to bring together his most popular poems with his lesser-known short stories, first published in "The Negro Digest" during the 1960s, and several of his essays, which influenced the direction of the Black Arts movement. Editor(s): Boyd, Melba Joyce. Series: African American Life. Num Pages: 256 pages, 8 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; DSBH; DSC; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 22. Weight in Grams: 558.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Wayne State University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780814334454
ISBN
9780814334454

€ 42.86

Paperback. A twelfth-century poem by the creator of the Arthurian romance describes the courageous exploits and triumphs of a brave lord who tries to win back his deserted wife's love. Translator(s): Raffel, Professor Burton. Series: Chretien de Troyes Romances. Num Pages: 228 pages, bibliography. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DCF; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 210 x 60 x 19. Weight in Grams: 320.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1987
Publisher
Yale University Press United States
Number of pages
228
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300038385
ISBN
9780300038385

€ 27.53

Paperback. "A success story .. proof that one can rise above the disease and defy its so-called limitations on the brain."-Daily Beast Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: BM; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 139 x 10. Weight in Grams: 164.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
120
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393343427
ISBN
9780393343427

€ 14.99
€ 14.88

Paperback. Series: Approaches to Teaching World Literature. Num Pages: 275 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSC; JNU. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 18. Weight in Grams: 340.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
The Modern Language Association of America
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781603291170
ISBN
9781603291170

€ 31.27

Paperback. Gerard Carruthers' SCOTNOTE study guide focuses on three novels: The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, The Master of Ballantrae, and The Ebb-Tide. Suitable for senior school pupils and students at all levels. Series: Scotnotes Study Guides. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 211 x 134 x 4. Weight in Grams: 98.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Association for Scottish Literary Studies
Condition
New
SKU
V9780948877568
ISBN
9780948877568

€ 9.06

Paperback. In February of 1970, Thomas Lynch, aged twenty-one, bought a one-way ticket to Ireland. This work is part travelogue, part cultural study, part memoir and elegy, and part guidebook for what Lynch calls 'fellow pilgrims' working their way through their own and the larger histories. It is a hymn of praise to Ireland. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 2ABM; BGL; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 196 x 21. Weight in Grams: 256 300pp
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Vintage Books USA
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
9780099428190
ISBN
9780099428190

€ 14.99
€ 11.88

Paperback. What happens when poetry deals explicitly with a serious theological issue? In this text, Jim Rhodes seeks one answer to that question by analyzing the symbiotic relationship that existed between theology and poetry in 14th-century England. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3J; DSBB; DSC; HRCM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 151 x 22. Weight in Grams: 540.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
University of Notre Dame Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780268038700
ISBN
9780268038700

€ 47.99
€ 42.63

Paperback. David Jesson-Dibley's selection of the most important of Herrick's poems is arranged thematically, providing an introduction for readers new to Herrick, and a fresh perspective for those already familiar with his poetry. Editor(s): Jesson-Dibley, David. Num Pages: 90 pages, further reading. BIC Classification: 2AB; DCF; DSBD; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 217 x 143 x 7. Weight in Grams: 148.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Carcanet Press Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
New ed
Number of pages
90
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857547047
ISBN
9781857547047

€ 13.99
€ 11.34

Paperback. A collection of poems, in which the author portrays his visionary power, and heart-breaking comedy that have since become his hallmark. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DCF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 136 x 215 x 9. Weight in Grams: 114.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Harvill Secker
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910701102
ISBN
9781910701102

€ 14.99
€ 11.53

Paperback. A reading and research into strange territories of folklore, mythology, religion and magic. This book is a scholar-poet's quest for the meaning of European myths, a polemic about the relations between man and woman, and also a personal document in which the author explored the sources of his own inspiration and, as he believed, all true poetry. Num Pages: 544 pages. BIC Classification: DSC; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 215 x 136 x 40. Weight in Grams: 682.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571174256
ISBN
9780571174256

€ 21.99
€ 13.61

Paperback. Num Pages: 80 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 219 x 156 x 6. Weight in Grams: 126.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Dedalus Press
Condition
New
SKU
9781906614973
ISBN
9781906614973

€ 13.99
€ 11.45

Hardback. This third collection of essays by Christopher Ricks focuses on the theme of how writers - especially but not exclusively poets - make use of other writers' work: from the subtle courtesies of different kinds of allusion to the extreme discourtesy of plagiarism. Num Pages: 352 pages, index. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 167 x 224 x 30. Weight in Grams: 604.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199250325
ISBN
9780199250325

€ 45.13

Paperback. A collection of ten critical essays on the Prologue to Chaucer's well-known work, arranged in chronological order of their original publication. Num Pages: 226 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: 2AB; DCF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 164 x 12. Weight in Grams: 336. Fine in good illustrated cloth covers. Covers showing some shelf wear and previous owner's name to ffep, otherwise clean and remains a fine copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1969
Publisher
The Athlone Press London
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0020700
ISBN
9780485610062

€ 4.64

Paperback. Editor(s): Whigham, Frank; Rebhorn, Wayne A. Num Pages: 512 pages, 18. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 31. Weight in Grams: 742.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
512
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801486524
ISBN
9780801486524

€ 30.99
€ 29.43

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Fordham University Press United States
Edition
Critical
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780823228690
ISBN
9780823228690

€ 26.99
€ 25.54

Paperback. In this compilation of Olson's transcribed lectures and interviews, we get all that is preserved of a life of talk. Editor(s): Maud, Ralph. Num Pages: 496 pages. BIC Classification: CFF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 33. Weight in Grams: 714.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Talon Books,Canada Canada
Edition
Second
Number of pages
496
Condition
New
SKU
V9780889226395
ISBN
9780889226395

€ 37.99
€ 31.88

Hardcover. Produced as a contribution to English biography and criticism, this title offers a survey of English poetry from the early seventeenth century down to the author's own time. It also includes an introduction and critical apparatus. Editor(s): Lonsdale, Roger. Series: Oxford English Texts. Num Pages: 2220 pages, 1 port. BIC Classification: 3JF; BGL; DSBD; DSC; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 250 x 204 x 168. Weight in Grams: 4129. 8vo.Illustrated. Near fine copy in slipcase
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KEX0306238
ISBN
9780199278978

€ 225.00

Paperback. Translator(s): Berger, John; Bostock, Anya. Num Pages: 88 pages, 1. BIC Classification: DCF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 143 x 6. Weight in Grams: 122.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Archipelago
Condition
New
SKU
V9781935744948
ISBN
9781935744948

€ 16.99
€ 13.85

Hardcover. Num Pages: 256 pages, 32 Page Four-Colour Insert Plus Illustrations. BIC Classification: 2GJ; ACBP; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 153 x 31. Weight in Grams: 690.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Shambhala Publications Inc
Condition
New
SKU
V9781590308868
ISBN
9781590308868

€ 33.99
€ 24.56