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Literary studies: poetry & poets

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Literary studies: poetry & poets

Paperback. Drawing on extensive scholarship and the author's own letters, this book offers information about his life, early hardships, political beliefs, and literary contexts. Editor(s): Noble, Andrew; Hogg, Patrick Scott. Series: Canongate Classics. Num Pages: 1120 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3JF; BGL; DSBD; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 127 x 51. Weight in Grams: 744. 1120 pages. Editor(s): Noble, Andrew; Hogg, Patrick Scott. Drawing on extensive scholarship and the author's own letters, this book offers information about his life, early hardships, political beliefs, and literary contexts. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3JF; BGL; DSBD; DSC. Dimension: 197 x 127 x 51. Weight: 888.
Publisher
Canongate UK
Number of pages
1120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841953809
ISBN
9781841953809

€ 25.99
€ 17.80

Paperback. Contemporary Irish poetry is normally read and evaluated in the light of the tradition of William Butler Yeats who set the standard for Irish poetry. This work shows that Irish poetry follows the model set by Joyce more than the one set by Yeats. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DCF; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 152 x 22. Weight in Grams: 544. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Syracuse University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Edition
2nd Edition
SKU
KOC0013271
ISBN
9780815604310

€ 15.00

Paperback. Editor(s): Godwin, John. Num Pages: 120 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADL; 4KL; DB; DSBB; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 218 x 189 x 10. Weight in Grams: 170.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Bilingual
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474265904
ISBN
9781474265904

€ 22.35

Paperback. Contains the fifteen lectures delivered by Paul Muldoon as Oxford Professor of Poetry, from 1999 to 2004. This title focuses on the theme 'the end of the poem'. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 216 x 135 x 23. Weight in Grams: 446.
Publisher
Faber and Faber
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571240814
ISBN
9780571240814

€ 21.99
€ 15.59

Hardcover. Num Pages: 160 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSC; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 454. Very good copy, dustjacket
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Barnes & Noble Books-Imports, Div of Rowman & Littlefield Pubs., Inc
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1987
SKU
KTK0094257
ISBN
9780389207603

€ 30.00

Paperback. Num Pages: 264 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBC; 2AB; BGLA; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 135 x 15. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
NYRB Classics
Number of pages
264
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781590171844
ISBN
9781590171844

€ 20.99
€ 16.31

Paperback. A series featuring a contemporary poet selecting and introducing a poet of the past. It, by choice of poems and by the personal and critical reactions expressed in prefaces, offers insights into the poets' own work as well as providing an introduction to some of the greatest poets of literature. Editor(s): Fuller, John. Series: Poet to Poet. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 121 x 10. Weight in Grams: 92.
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Main - Poet to Poet
Condition
New
SKU
9780571230709
ISBN
9780571230709

€ 4.64

Paperback. John Scattergood's The Complete English Poems of John Skelton (Penguin, 1983) has long been out of print, and at present no other complete edition of the poems is available. This welcome new edition brings together the poems, and many of the Latin paratexts, along with an entirely new introduction and updated reading list and notes. Editor(s): Scattergood, John. Series: Exeter Medieval Texts and Studies. Num Pages: 580 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 237 x 158 x 38. Weight in Grams: 830.
Publisher
Liverpool University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846319488
ISBN
9781846319488

€ 45.82

Paperback. A collection of poems that presents the woman whom the Greeks consider to be their greatest lyric poet. Translator(s): Barnard, Mary. Num Pages: 128 pages, 1 line drawing. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DSBB; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 185 x 119 x 9. Weight in Grams: 124. 128 pages. A collection of poems that presents the woman whom the Greeks consider to be their greatest lyric poet. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 2AHA; DSBB; DSC. Dimension: 185 x 119 x 9. Weight: 128. Translator(s): Barnard, Mary.
Publisher
University of California Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520272934
ISBN
9780520272934

€ 24.86

Paperback. The first biography of the former Poet Laureate, famous for his marriage to Sylvia Plath, the subject of his bestseller, BIRTHDAY LETTERS, which has sold over 200,000 copies in hardback. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3JJ; BGL; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 23. Weight in Grams: 268.
Publisher
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474605571
ISBN
9781474605571

€ 11.99
€ 10.01

Paperback. Highlighting her literary and cinematic innovation, this volume examines the unique place Forugh Farrokhzad occupies in Iran, both among modern Persian poets in general and as an Iranian woman writer in particular. Editor(s): Brookshaw, Dominic Parviz; Rahimieh, Nasrin. Series: International Library of Iranian Studies. Num Pages: 256 pages, 16 integrated bw illustrations. BIC Classification: 2BXF; DSBH; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 232 x 156 x 19. Weight in Grams: 354.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848851566
ISBN
9781848851566

€ 25.37

Paperback. Exploring traditional poems alongside new examples, this Introduction conveys the rich rewards that come with reading German poetry. Series: Cambridge Introductions to Literature. Num Pages: 250 pages. BIC Classification: 2ACG; DSB; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 227 x 154 x 13. Weight in Grams: 410. Series: Cambridge Introductions to Literature. 256 pages. Exploring traditional poems alongside new examples, this Introduction conveys the rich rewards that come with reading German poetry. Cateogry: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: 2ACG; DSB; DSC. Dimension: 227 x 154 x 13. Weight: 412.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521687201
ISBN
9780521687201

€ 28.75

Hardcover. This book is a timely investigation of a poet whose work seems simultaneously to invite analysis and to refuse explanations of its sensuous, allusive language. Alongside close readings of the poems, it reveals findings from the Geoffrey Hill Archive and explores Hill's critical writings. Series: Modern Poetry. Num Pages: 246 pages, 1. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 157 x 230 x 21. Weight in Grams: 470.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034318617
ISBN
9783034318617

€ 68.24

Paperback. The Owl and the Nightingale is one of the comic poems in the English language and one of the best-known and accomplished of all medieval literary texts. This book contains a lively parallel-text translation in modern English, as well as a glossary, notes and introduction. Series: Exeter Mediaeval Texts & Studies. Num Pages: 256 pages, 2 b&2 halftones, glossary. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3H; DCQ; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 245 x 176 x 15. Weight in Grams: 474.
Publisher
Liverpool University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780859896900
ISBN
9780859896900

€ 29.07

Paperback. "No one else has ever made avant-garde, experimental poems so attractive to both the general and the special reader."-Randall Jarrell Num Pages: 208 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ABM; DCF; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 141 x 209 x 13. Weight in Grams: 176.
Publisher
Liveright
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780871401540
ISBN
9780871401540

€ 15.99
€ 15.95

Hardcover. Diane Rayor's graceful translations and Andre Lardinois's thorough introduction and notes present the best combination of intelligibility, information, and poetry. Num Pages: 184 pages, 1 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DB; DCF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 144 x 218 x 18. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
125
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107023598
ISBN
9781107023598

€ 101.91

Paperback. Num Pages: 296 pages, b/w photographs. BIC Classification: 2ADL; DCQ; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 202 x 132 x 20. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The New York Review of Books, Inc United States
Number of pages
296
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781590173381
ISBN
9781590173381

€ 20.99
€ 19.00

Paperback. In this series, contemporary poets select and introduce a poet of the past who they have particularly admired. By their selection and personal and critical reactions, they offer an insight into their own work, as well as providing an introduction to some of the greatest poets in history. Editor(s): Hofman, Michael. Series: Poet to Poet: An Essential Choice of Classic Verse. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DCF; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 119 x 196 x 10. Weight in Grams: 84.
Publisher
Faber and Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
92
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
Main - Poet to Poet
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571217816
ISBN
9780571217816

€ 10.99
€ 9.74

Paperback. A guide to the increasingly allusive and complex Peppercanister poems. All the poems are discussed in chronological order and are accompanied by illustrations and reproductions of covers, which are fully explained in the text. Num Pages: 288 pages, 25 illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 19. Weight in Grams: 408 273pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
University College Dublin Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
SKU
KHS1017407
ISBN
9781900621533

€ 16.00

Paperback. This new edition of Vergil's Aeneid, Book 3, comprises a lucid introduction setting the poem in its literary and historical context, a detailed commentary offering generous help on linguistic details as well as translations of all cited Latin and Greek, and an extensive Appendix illustrating the poet's rich variety of literary models. Num Pages: 368 pages, 4 black-and-white maps. BIC Classification: 2ADL; DSBB; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 135. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198727828
ISBN
9780198727828

€ 31.14