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Literature: history & criticism

Paperback. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; BGA; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 136 x 19. Weight in Grams: 280. Good clean copy with some minor reader wear
Publisher
New Island Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KAS0002909
ISBN
9781904301400

€ 19.10

Paperback. Num Pages: 147 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DC; DS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 143 x 13. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
Salmon Poetry
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908836564
ISBN
9781908836564

€ 14.39

Paperback. Dublin has spawned three important writers in the nineteenth century gothic tradition: Charles Maturin (1782-1824), Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu (1814-1873) and Bram Stoker (1847-1912). Their fictions, which delve into universal and supernatural themes such as ghosts, vampires and the devil, persist in popularity. Illustrator(s): Spurlock, Duane. Num Pages: 144 pages, 100 Black and White. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBF; DSK; WSZC; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 410. 4to.Illustrated. .Local History
Publisher
Nonsuch Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
First Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0283344
ISBN
9781845885236

€ 15.00

Hardcover. Num Pages: 174 pages, Illustrations (black and white, and colour). BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 144 x 18. Weight in Grams: 352.
Publisher
Columba Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782188261
ISBN
9781782188261

€ 19.99
€ 17.74

Hardcover. A Sense of Shock examines the various, complex relations between impressionist texts and contexts in modern British and Irish works by Bowen, Conrad, Ford, James, Wilde, Woolf, and others, to argue that literary impressionism was an emphatically historical phenomenon. Num Pages: 304 pages, 5 illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; ACVT; DSBF; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 26. Weight in Grams: 584.
Publisher
OUP USA
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
9780195383812
ISBN
9780195383812

€ 17.95

Paperback. Num Pages: 232 pages, 38. BIC Classification: DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 14. Weight in Grams: 342. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
Cornell University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0008761
ISBN
9780801473173

€ 4.64

Hardcover. This collection introduces and examines the overarching ecological consciousness evinced in the writings of James Joyce. Editor(s): Brazeau, Robert; Gladwin, Derek. Num Pages: 348 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 242 x 157 x 32. Weight in Grams: 716.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782050728
ISBN
9781782050728

€ 39.00
€ 31.26

Paperback. An analysis of the ways in which everyday objects are narrated to animate or realize certain versions of the world. Num Pages: 232 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSA; HP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 153 x 17. Weight in Grams: 392. Narratives of the Miniature, the Gigantic, the Souvenir, the Collection. 232 pages, illustrations. An analysis of the ways in which everyday objects are narrated to animate or realize certain versions of the world. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSA; HP. Dimension: 229 x 153 x 17. Weight: 390.
Publisher
Duke University Press Books
Number of pages
232
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Edition
10th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822313663
ISBN
9780822313663

€ 27.99
€ 24.06

Paperback. In his introduction to this selection of Coleridge's verse, the Poet Laureate describes the psychological ordeal which produced great works such as "Kubla Khan", "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" and "Christabel". Num Pages: 242 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DCF; DSBF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 126 x 20. Weight in Grams: 230. 8vo . Good copy
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Edition
Main
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0284965
ISBN
9780571176045

€ 4.64

Paperback. Series: Shakespeare and Theory. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: DSA; DSGS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 131 x 197 x 22. Weight in Grams: 228.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
9781441199300
ISBN
9781441199300

€ 17.71

Paperback. The complete guide to the world's most famous detective. Series: Brief Histories. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 18. Weight in Grams: 236. Some light shelf wear, else as new
Publisher
Robinson
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KRA0011071
ISBN
9781780330129

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 208 x 137 x 15. Weight in Grams: 206 144pp. Keywords: "Subjects, English, Hardcover"
Publisher
Souvenir Press Ltd London
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
9780285638129
ISBN
9780285638129

€ 13.98

Paperback. 8vo.Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Dover Publications Inc.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1980
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0291327
ISBN
9780486206028

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Employing a wide range of critical perspectives and new comparative contexts, Flann O'Brien: Contesting Legacies breaks new ground in O'Brien scholarship by testing a number of popular commonplaces about this Irish (post-) Modernist author. Editor(s): Borg, Ruben; Fagan, Paul; Werner, Huber. Num Pages: 294 pages. BIC Classification: DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 244 x 164 x 28. Weight in Grams: 624.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782050766
ISBN
9781782050766

€ 39.00
€ 31.75

Paperback. This groundbreaking study, first published in 1995 and now substantially revised, reconfigures O'Brien as a highly subversive writer within a rich and fertile literary landscape: indisputably Irish yet distinctly post-modern. Num Pages: 292 pages. BIC Classification: DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 233 x 162 x 22. Weight in Grams: 484.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Number of pages
292
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859184875
ISBN
9781859184875

€ 25.00
€ 21.31

Hardcover. The dictionary makes a contribution to the knowledge of writing in Munster in both Irish and English over the past 200 years. It has entries on 560 writers, including 220 in Irish. Each entry contains a bibliographical note, a list of key references, and a bibliography where applicable. Editor(s): O'Toole, Tina. Num Pages: 330 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBF; DSBH; DSR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 154 x 26. Weight in Grams: 750.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Number of pages
330
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859183885
ISBN
9781859183885

€ 29.00
€ 24.15

Hardcover. A collection of essays that broadens the critical framework of Elizabeth Bowen scholarship and extends Bowen criticism by mapping her work's position in relation to contemporary critical concerns and its location in relation to twentieth-century literature generally. Editor(s): Osborn, Susan. Num Pages: 172 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 238 x 166 x 22. Weight in Grams: 446.
Publisher
Cork University Press Cork
Number of pages
172
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
first edition, edited by Susan Osborn
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859184356
ISBN
9781859184356

€ 39.00
€ 31.26

Paperback. Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822) was born in Sussex and died in Italy when his sailing boat overturned while returning from a visit to Byron. A radical thinker and social campaigner, Shelley wrote some of the finest lyric verse in the English which confirms his standing as a major figure in Romantic literature. This work introduces the poet. Series: Poet to Poet. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DCF; DSBF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 119 x 10. Weight in Grams: 110.
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Main - Poet to Poet
Condition
New
SKU
9780571259472
ISBN
9780571259472

€ 6.99
€ 5.22

Hardcover. Editor(s): Russell, Richard Rankin. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 157 x 224 x 28. Weight in Grams: 502.
Publisher
Irish Academic Press Ltd
Number of pages
304
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780716531593
ISBN
9780716531593

€ 25.99
€ 19.84

Paperback. Compiled by one of the best-known authorities on the bard's works, this dictionary offers up-to-date information on all aspects of Shakespeare in his own time and on his impact and influence on later ages. Essential reference for anyone with an interest in Shakespeare. Series: Oxford Quick Reference. Num Pages: 240 pages, numerous halftones. BIC Classification: DSBD; DSG; DSR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 129 x 196 x 15. Weight in Grams: 262. Paperback, in very good condition.
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRF0014164
ISBN
9780192806383

€ 12.61

Hardcover.
Publisher
Cork University Press Cork
Number of pages
164
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859184837
ISBN
9781859184837

€ 39.00
€ 31.26

Paperback. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 227 x 156 x 21. Weight in Grams: 398. 8vo . Some light shelfwear otherwise a good copy.Signed and inscribed by the author
Publisher
Graywolf Press,U.S.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0280927
ISBN
9781555974107

€ 15.00

Hardcover. Translator(s): Ricketts, M.L. Num Pages: 248 pages, 12ill. BIC Classification: 3JJG; 3JJH; 3JJP; BGA; DSA; HRA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 242 x 166 x 24. Weight in Grams: 600. 8vo . Very good clean copy. Religion
Publisher
University of Chicago Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1988
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0281653
ISBN
9780226204116

€ 16.00

Hardcover. This study offers a perspective that attends as much to Yeats's English contexts as his Irish ones, and to the preoccupations of his art. Interweaving biography, criticism and history, the book follows Yeats's life from his birth in Dublin in 1865 to his death in the south of France in 1939. Num Pages: 360 pages, 150 b&w illustrations, 36 plates. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 2AB; 3JH; 3JJ; BG; DSBF; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 263 x 202 x 30. Weight in Grams: 1260. 346pp
Publisher
Yale University Press New Haven, CT
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
KCBJ000237
ISBN
9780300063233

€ 16.00