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Literature: history & criticism

Paperback. Part of a series of literature guides designed for GCSE coursework requirements, this book contains author details, background to the work, summaries of the text, critical commentaries, analysis of characterization, and sample questions with guideline answers. Editor(s): Baker, I.L. Series: Brodie's Notes. Num Pages: 104 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; 4KHT; 4KLR; DSBF; DSK; YQE; YQZ. Category: (ES) Secondary; (UA) A / AS level; (XX) Exams / tests / exercises. Dimension: 199 x 131 x 7. Weight in Grams: 126. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Palgrave
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KAK0006376
ISBN
9780333581186

€ 4.64

Paperback. Popular biography of C.S. Lewis (1898-1963), the Oxford academic who wrote THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE Num Pages: 272 pages, Section: 8, b/w. BIC Classification: 2AB; BGL; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 19. Weight in Grams: 210. Keywords: C. S. Lewis. 268pp
Publisher
Abacus
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
First Edition
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KNW0006411
ISBN
9780349120683

€ 5.28

Hardcover. The long-awaited posthumous collection of essays from Hubert Butler, one of Ireland's best-known international essayists. Editor(s): Farrell, Antony. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 143 x 218 x 28. Weight in Grams: 536.
Publisher
The Lilliput Press Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843512677
ISBN
9781843512677

€ 20.00
€ 17.75

Hardcover. Recent years have witnessed a series of shifts in the reception of Brian O'Nolan's work, with the publication of collected short stories and dramatic texts and a systematic critical reappraisal of once marginal titles in the author's canon. Editor(s): Borg, Ruben; Fagan, Paul. Num Pages: 277 pages. BIC Classification: DS; DSRC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 235 x 155. .
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782052302
ISBN
9781782052302

€ 39.00
€ 31.26

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.
Publisher
Harvill Secker
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
KOC0021963
ISBN
9781910701102

€ 10.24

Paperback. Series: Oxford Anthology of English Literature. Num Pages: 768 pages, illustrations, map. BIC Classification: 2AB; DNF; DSB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 135 x 32. Weight in Grams: 751. Already read but good clean copy
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1973
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KDK0016911
ISBN
9780195016529

€ 4.64

Paperback. Series: Oxford Anthology of English Literature. Num Pages: 768 pages, illustrations, map. BIC Classification: 2AB; DNF; DSB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 135 x 32. Weight in Grams: 751. 8vo.Worn copy
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1973
Condition
Used, Acceptable
SKU
KEX0271854
ISBN
9780195016529

€ 4.64

Paperback. What would you find if you went back and re-read your favourite books from childhood? The author discovers both delight and sadness, in this widely celebrated memoir of a boy who retreats into books, faced with a tragedy in his family. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: BGA; DSY; YQE. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 15. Weight in Grams: 214. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
Main
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KIN0032600
ISBN
9780571214679

€ 4.64

Paperback. Yeats is usually seen as a great modernist innovator. This book goes against the grain to explore the Irish literary traditions that preceded and influenced him-romantic 'national tales' in post-Union Ireland, the poetry and polemic of the Young Ireland movement, the occult novels of Sheridan LeFanu, and William Carleton's 'peasant fictions'. Num Pages: 256 pages, Numerous black-and-white halftones. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSBH; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 195 x 132 x 19. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199641659
ISBN
9780199641659

€ 14.99
€ 12.50

Paperback. Anyone who takes an intelligent interest in theatre-going will find profit and stimulus in this book. Num Pages: 320 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 18. Weight in Grams: 410. Some shelf wear
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KTK0096982
ISBN
9780521095297

€ 4.64

Paperback. "Orestes" was one of Euripides' most popular plays in antiquity. Its plot, which centres on Orestes' murder of his mother Clytemnestra and its aftermath, is exciting as well as morally complex; its presentation of madness is intense and disturbing; and, it deals with politics in a way which has resonances for ancient and modern democracies. Series: Companions to Greek and Roman Tragedy. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DSBB. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 241 x 162 x 43. Weight in Grams: 722.
Publisher
Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
9780715637142
ISBN
9780715637142

€ 16.44

Hardcover. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 192 x 131 x 23. Weight in Grams: 266. Good clean copy in dustwrapper. DW with some minor shelf wear.
Publisher
Pocket Essentials
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0001625
ISBN
9781842432334

€ 4.64

Paperback. Series: Lifelines S. Num Pages: 64 pages, illustrations (some color), bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 149 x 5. Weight in Grams: 168. New.
Publisher
Shire Publications Ltd
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
9780747805991
ISBN
9780747805991

€ 7.67

Paperback. Leerssen's work is a major achievement .. it will henceforth be a primary guide and source-book for all scholars working in Irish Studies.Breandan O Buachalla, Irish Literary Supplement Series: Critical conditions - field day monographs. Num Pages: 520 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; DSBD; HBJD1; HBLH; JPFN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 163 x 25. Weight in Grams: 706.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859181126
ISBN
9781859181126

€ 29.00
€ 24.15

Hardcover. Num Pages: 204 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBH; DSK; HRCC7. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 225 x 168 x 20. Weight in Grams: 395.
Publisher
Columba Press Dublin
Number of pages
204
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781856077286
ISBN
9781856077286

€ 18.99
€ 17.03

Paperback. Contains poems, prose passages and quotations about love and marriage. This title includes familiar blessings and verses. It covers various sorts of readings you could wish for. It also includes advice on how to choose the right readings for the occasion and tips on how to ensure that everything runs smoothly on the Wedding day. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: DSR; GBC; WJW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 129 x 16. Weight in Grams: 162. Clean copy
Publisher
Random House Books London
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0233346
ISBN
9781905211098

€ 4.64

Paperback. Free when packaged with any Damrosch World Literature title. Translator(s): Fagles, Robert. Num Pages: 432 pages, illustrations, bibliography. BIC Classification: 2ACD; 2AHA; DD; DSBB; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 20. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140444254
ISBN
9780140444254

€ 13.99
€ 11.61

Hardcover. This new study offers a critical reading of the poetry and translations of Seamus Heaney, Derek Mahon, Michael Longley, Paul Muldoon and Ciaran Carson. It demonstrates that their 'original' verse as well as their versions of other authors are, in each case, different manifestations of particular and consistently pursued poetics. Num Pages: 258 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 20. Weight in Grams: 430. Missing dustwrapper, else a good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
AIAA
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KCG0003498
ISBN
9780230221161

€ 14.61

Mass Market Paperback. An unauthorized tie-in to the Ron Howard blockbuster movie Angels & Demons, based on the Dan Brown bestseller, starring Tom Hanks and Naomi Watts, to be a major motion picture releasing in May 2009 Editor(s): Burstein, Dan; de Keijzer, Arne; Shugarts, David A; Berger, Paul; Bernstein, Peter; Swan, Annalyn. Num Pages: 544 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 172 x 107 x 23. Weight in Grams: 254. Well-read paperback, in good condition. Some shelf wear.
Publisher
Carousel Press,US
Publication date
2009
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KIN0006717
ISBN
9781593154899

€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 178 x 255 x 24. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
Picador
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
9781447269120
ISBN
9781447269120

€ 11.03

Hardcover. Num Pages: 488 pages, 16 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB; DSBF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 245 x 165 x 39. Weight in Grams: 822.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
9780300208306
ISBN
9780300208306

€ 15.00

Paperback. * First general biography in UK for twenty years of one of the defining writers of the 20th century - Franz Kafka. Num Pages: 448 pages, Integrated: 16, int b/w. BIC Classification: 2ACG; BG; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 127 x 30. Weight in Grams: 310. Biography of Franz Kafka. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Publisher
Time Warner Books Uk
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0008740
ISBN
9780349115931

€ 4.64

Paperback. This is the first critical study of Sons and Lovers to engage with the new Cambridge edition, which prints for the first time the whole text that Lawrence wrote. Series Editor(s): Stern, J. P. Series: Landmarks of World Literature. Num Pages: 124 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 205 x 127 x 9. Weight in Grams: 154. Used paperback in good to very good condition. Some light shelf wear.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
124
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRF0015749
ISBN
9780521369244

€ 4.64

Paperback. A student edition of Lorca's moving play about fading beauty and thwarted love, presented with parallel English and Spanish texts. A full commentary, notes and questions help students' appreciation of the play. Editor(s): Edwards, Gwynne. Translator(s): Edwards, Gwynne. Series: Student Editions. Num Pages: 208 pages, N/A. BIC Classification: DD; DSG. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 129 x 13. Weight in Grams: 176. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Publisher
Methuen Drama
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0011439
ISBN
9781408105054

€ 4.64