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Literature: history & criticism

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Literature: history & criticism

Paperback. The translation of Beowulf by J.R.R. Tolkien was an early work, very distinctive in its mode, completed in 1926: he returned to it later to make hasty corrections, but seems never to have considered its publication. Editor(s): Tolkien, Christopher. Num Pages: 448 pages. BIC Classification: 2ABA; DSC; FQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 33. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
HARPER COLLINS
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
9780007590094
ISBN
9780007590094

€ 17.95

Hardcover. A collection of articles that focuses on Irish writing in Latin in the Renaissance and aims to rewrite Irish cultural history through recovery and analysis of Latin sources. Editor(s): Harris, Jason; Sidwell, Keith C. Num Pages: 246 pages, facsim. BIC Classification: DSB; HBTB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 166 x 241 x 25. Weight in Grams: 567.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Number of pages
246
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859184530
ISBN
9781859184530

€ 39.00
€ 31.26

Paperback. Num Pages: 250 pages. BIC Classification: BGLA; BM; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 134 x 21. Weight in Grams: 294. 8vo
Publisher
New Island Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
KEX0275500
ISBN
9781848400412

€ 10.47

Paperback.
Publisher
Irish Academic Press Ltd
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780716529071
ISBN
9780716529071

€ 21.99
€ 17.71

Paperback. Editor(s): Keenan, Celia; Thompson, Mary Shine. Num Pages: 182 pages. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 164 x 15. Weight in Grams: 300. Clean copy
Publisher
Four Courts Pr Ltd Dublin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KEX0200675
ISBN
9781851828777

€ 22.87

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DNF; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 139. Weight in Grams: 372. 8vo.Irish Poetry Nice clean copy.First paperback edition
Publisher
Bloodaxe Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Edition
First Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0292196
ISBN
9781852242107

€ 12.00

Paperback. Aidan Dooley tells the story of his journey with Tom Crean; how his one-man play was written, and how it grew from an unknown show with an unknown actor into an award-winning hit that has been performed from Dublin to Dubai, and from Broadway to the Antarctic ice. Num Pages: 192 pages, B&W photos. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 1MTS; 2AB; APB; BM; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 332 x 23. Weight in Grams: 322.
Publisher
The Collins Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848892835
ISBN
9781848892835

€ 12.99
€ 12.33

Hardcover. Taking the fin-de-siecle movements of the Gaelic revival and the Irish Literary Renaissance as her point of departure, O'Connor examines the effort to undo cultural cringe through language and literary activism. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; CF; DSBH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 22. Weight in Grams: 499.
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Edition
annotated edition
Condition
New
SKU
9780801884337
ISBN
9780801884337

€ 15.00

Hardcover. The book addresses three key questions in Victorian studies-property, the state, and national identity-and will interest scholars of the period as well as those in Irish studies, postcolonial theory, and gender studies. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 160 x 233 x 22. Weight in Grams: 466.
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
9781421403274
ISBN
9781421403274

€ 20.00

Hardcover. A collection of his poems and plays by Thomas O'Brien (1914-1974), poet, playwright, publisher, communist, IRA member and founding member of the revolutionary New Theatre Group, with an account of his life. Editor(s): Klaus, H.Gustav. Num Pages: 272 pages, 32 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; BG; DCF; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 27. Weight in Grams: 600.
Publisher
O'Brien Press Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1994
Condition
New
SKU
V9780862783761
ISBN
9780862783761

€ 23.99
€ 19.28

Hardcover. This is a six chapter study of the image of the female in Ni Chuilleanain's poetry emphasizing the ways in which she revises conventional cultural images of women in order to challenge stereotypical images and create a more multidimensional perspective on women's lives and achievements. Num Pages: 204 pages, ill. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 240 x 163 x 22. Weight in Grams: 480.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Number of pages
204
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859184981
ISBN
9781859184981

€ 39.00
€ 31.26

Paperback. Series: Collected Works of Joseph Campbell. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 142 x 216 x 26. Weight in Grams: 550.
Publisher
New World Library United States
Number of pages
400
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781608681662
ISBN
9781608681662

€ 24.99
€ 18.78

Paperback. In this text, Harry Ricketts presents a vivid study of Rudyard Kipling's life in relation to his work, cutting through the myths that surround him. He explores Kipling's passions, his imperialism, his thirst to find a home and his increasing reclusiveness. Num Pages: 352 pages, 16pp b&w plates. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 1FKA; 2AB; DSBF; DSBH; DSC; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 152. Weight in Grams: 579. 8vo. Good copy.
Publisher
Pimlico
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
New edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0289593
ISBN
9780712664714

€ 5.49

Paperback.
Publisher
The University of North Carolina Press Chapel Hill
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
Pap/Com
Condition
New
SKU
KEX0227582
ISBN
9780807848333

€ 29.95

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; BG; DSBH; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 193 x 128 x 18. Weight in Grams: 198.
Publisher
Arrow
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1990
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099365006
ISBN
9780099365006

€ 14.99
€ 12.50

Paperback. The Irish Novel 1960-2010 is the first book to study how the novel has been involved in discussing the seeds of change and the response to change as it evolved. The result is a wide-ranging survey, accessible and rewarding for both the student and the general public. Num Pages: 254 pages. BIC Classification: DSK. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 161 x 22. Weight in Grams: 402.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Number of pages
254
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782050582
ISBN
9781782050582

€ 25.00
€ 21.31

Paperback. The so-called "First Synod of St Patrick" is a short (less than 4 pages) collection of assorted rules for the behaviour of (probably) Irish clergy and laity, possibly originating from the sixth or seventh century. The single manuscript itself is probably from the ninth or even tenth century. Editor(s): Faris, M.J. Series: ARCA (Classical & Medieval Texts, Papers & Monographs) S. Num Pages: 69 pages, vi + 63 pages, 11 illus. BIC Classification: DSBB; HRAX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 190 x 130 x 5. Weight in Grams: 113. 8vo. Very good clean copy in original printed wrappers.
Publisher
Francis Cairns (Publications) Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1976
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KEX0287004
ISBN
9780905205014

€ 15.00

Paperback. Series: Literary criticism. Num Pages: 258 pages. BIC Classification: 3JH; DSBF; JFFC1; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 218 x 144 x 18. Weight in Grams: 380.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859180785
ISBN
9781859180785

€ 29.00
€ 24.15

Mass Market Paperback. Num Pages: 147 pages, map. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 111 x 178 x 10. Weight in Grams: 90.
Publisher
Bantam USA
Publication date
1920
Edition
Reissue
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KEX0302738
ISBN
9780553212785

€ 4.64

Paperback. This collection of essays traces Calvinism's presence in twentieth-century literature and demonstrates its impact as psychological construct, cultural institution, and socio-political model. Editor(s): Barnstone, Aliki; Manson, Michael Tomasek; Singley, Carol J. Num Pages: 352 pages, 5 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; HRCC93. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 27. Weight in Grams: 544. An excellent, clean copy
Publisher
University Press of New England Hanover
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KRS0019148
ISBN
9780874518085

€ 5.28

Paperback. First published in 1931, it includes Flower's own work as well as translations of medieval Irish poetry. Num Pages: 176 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AF; DCF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 151 x 216 x 14. Weight in Grams: 234. Some shelf wear
Publisher
The Lilliput Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Edition
New edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTK0095596
ISBN
9781874675327

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Irish bardic poetry is an expression of mediaeval European high literary cultures. This work explores the rhetorical reality in the works of poets from the thirteenth to the seventeenth centuries. It presents readings that reveal the world of Irish bardic poetry as a fully chromatic, vibrant, humorous, scholarly and literary enterprise. Num Pages: 486 pages. BIC Classification: DSBB; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 36. Weight in Grams: 831.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Number of pages
486
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859184141
ISBN
9781859184141

€ 49.00
€ 38.37

Hardcover. Includes interviews about Joyce and his works, the global Joyce community and friends, problems of translation, Joyce and Homer, the Zurich James Joyce Foundation, the intricacies of language and, Senn's life and personality. Editor(s): O'Neill, Christine. Num Pages: 352 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 162 x 34. Weight in Grams: 724.
Publisher
The Lilliput Press Ltd Dublin
Number of pages
352
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843511250
ISBN
9781843511250

€ 25.00
€ 22.29

Paperback. Series: Master Guides. Num Pages: 84 pages, bibliography. BIC Classification: 2AB; 4KL; DSG. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 139 x 6. Weight in Grams: 100. Keywords: "Subjects - Poetry, Drama & Criticism - History & Criticism - Drama & Dramatists - General,Subjects - Poetry, Drama & Criticism - History & Criticism - General,Education Resources - Books - English Lit"
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1986
Edition
1986th Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0185995
ISBN
9780333399798

€ 9.31