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Paperback. A personal and powerful essay from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the bestselling author of 'Americanah' and 'Half of a Yellow Sun', based on her 2013 TEDx Talk of the same name. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: 1HFDN; DNF; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 160 x 121 x 7. Weight in Grams: 62.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Fourth Estate
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
9780008115272
ISBN
9780008115272

€ 7.00
€ 5.75

Paperback. Includes the author's views on overpopulation, propaganda, advertising and government control. This book appeals for the defence of relevant individualism. Num Pages: 176 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DNF; JFFR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 13. Weight in Grams: 134.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780099458234
ISBN
9780099458234

€ 6.28

Paperback. Presents travel writings which chronicle the author's perilous journeys through Japan and also capture his vision of eternity in the transient world around him. Translator(s): Yuasa, Noboyuki. Num Pages: 176 pages, maps. BIC Classification: DCF; DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 10. Weight in Grams: 134.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1967
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780140441857
ISBN
9780140441857

€ 7.85

Paperback. Taken from the "Lives", a series of biographies spanning the Graeco-Roman age, this collection describes the twilight of the old Roman Republic from 157-43 BC. Deeply influential on Shakespeare and many other later writers, the works explore corruption, decadence, and the struggle for ultimate power. Editor(s): Seager, Robin. Translator(s): Warner, Rex. Num Pages: 464 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; DNF; HBA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 20. Weight in Grams: 318.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780140449341
ISBN
9780140449341

€ 15.99
€ 11.02

Hardcover. Philip Larkin met Monica Jones at University College Leicester in autumn 1946, when they were both 24, he was the newly-appointed assistant librarian and she was an English lecturer. This title consists of nearly 2000 letters, postcards and telegrams, which chronicle various aspects of Larkin's life and the convolutions of their relationship. Editor(s): Thwaite, Anthony. Num Pages: 496 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: BJ; DN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 166 x 43. Weight in Grams: 770. Very good copy in near fine dustwrapper. First edition
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0303689
ISBN
9780571239092

€ 35.00

Paperback. A work that features: reviews and critical assessments of writers and writing; pieces on jazz, mostly uncollected; some interviews given on various occasions. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 126 x 23. Weight in Grams: 232. Good copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1983
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0303708
ISBN
9780571131204

€ 12.00

Paperback. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: DNJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2020
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers United Kingdom
Number of pages
416
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007415588
ISBN
9780007415588

€ 13.99
€ 10.38

Paperback. "Daphnis and Chloe" has been a European bestseller for centuries and vastly influential in literature, art and music. It has proved an enduringly fertile source for artists from Henry Fielding to Corot and Ravel and is recognizably the masterpiece among early Greek novels. Translator(s): Turner, Paul. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DNF; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 132 x 9. Weight in Grams: 104.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1989
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140440591
ISBN
9780140440591

€ 14.99
€ 11.82

Paperback. The works of Celsus are among the few early works critical of Christianity to have survived the 2nd and 3rd centuries. The translator of this edited collection of his work has painstakingly restored the main order of the philosopher's argument. Translator(s): Hoffman, R. Joseph (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA); Hoffmann, R.Joseph. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: DNF; HRAB; HRCC1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 141 x 12. Weight in Grams: 230.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9780195041514
ISBN
9780195041514

€ 46.22

Hardback. Editor(s): Gibson, O. D. Macrae-. Series: Early English Text Society Original Series. Num Pages: 381 pages, numerous halftones. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 221 x 143 x 33. Weight in Grams: 632.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1973
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
381
Condition
New
SKU
V9780197222706
ISBN
9780197222706

€ 56.16

Paperback. Editor(s): Chapman, R. W. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 1536 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; BGL; DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 193 x 130 x 60. Weight in Grams: 1182.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
1536
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199540211
ISBN
9780199540211

€ 27.99
€ 20.51

Paperback. Translator(s): Pegis, A. C.; etc. BIC Classification: DNF; HRCC1; HRCM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 150 x 20. Weight in Grams: 410.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1976
Publisher
University of Notre Dame Press
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780268016784
ISBN
9780268016784

€ 29.99
€ 26.85

Paperback. Translator(s): Pegis, A. C. BIC Classification: DNF; HRCC1; HRCM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 203 x 143 x 22. Weight in Grams: 458.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
University of Notre Dame Press United States
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780268016807
ISBN
9780268016807

€ 29.99
€ 26.85

Paperback. A dazzling new collection of essays, poems, and prose poems by the best-selling author of The Leaf and the Cloud and What Do We Know. Num Pages: 120 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DCF; DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 140 x 9. Weight in Grams: 158.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
The Perseus Books Group United States
Edition
First
Number of pages
120
Condition
New
SKU
V9780306814129
ISBN
9780306814129

€ 16.99
€ 12.73

Paperback. * A new, accessible selection of brilliant and essential reading from one of America's modern masters Num Pages: 464 pages. BIC Classification: DN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 32. Weight in Grams: 310.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Little, Brown Book Group United Kingdom
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
464
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349120454
ISBN
9780349120454

€ 20.99
€ 15.68

Paperback. BIC Classification: BGT; DN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 109 x 174 x 30. Weight in Grams: 268.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group Inc United States
Edition
New ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780440240921
ISBN
9780440240921

€ 9.99
€ 9.46

Paperback. Series: Dover Thrift Editions. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; DNF; HBJD; HBLA; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 134 x 14. Weight in Grams: 178.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Dover Publications
Edition
Dover Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486451077
ISBN
9780486451077

€ 7.45

Paperback. Highly acclaimed new translation of the Hermetica, the only English version based on reliable texts. Editor(s): Copenhaver, Brian P. Num Pages: 408 pages, bibliography. BIC Classification: DNF; VXQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 141 x 216 x 25. Weight in Grams: 536.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
408
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521425438
ISBN
9780521425438

€ 50.26

Paperback. Since the Berlin Wall came down, the German playwright Heiner Mueller has travelled freely in Europe, speaking to students and experimental groups. This book contains an introduction to Mueller's work and a selection of his plays, poetry, short prose and essays. Translator(s): Henning, Marc Von. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 2ACD; 2ACG; AN; DN; DSBH; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 223 x 155 x 14. Weight in Grams: 268.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Faber & Faber United Kingdom
Edition
Main
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571175284
ISBN
9780571175284

€ 14.95

Paperback. From patriotic rhetoric to the gritty realism of the Front Line, this anthology juxtaposes women's writing of fact and fiction and aims to present a rounded picture of World War I as it was lived and fought by women across Britain. Editor(s): Smith, Ms. Angela. Num Pages: 352 pages, Illustrations, black & white. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJF; DNF; DQ; HBJD1; HBWN; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 232 x 163 x 20. Weight in Grams: 548.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Manchester University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
356
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719050732
ISBN
9780719050732

€ 20.81

Paperback. Australia's best-loved home cook and original MASTERCHEF, Julie Goodwin is back with the accessible and practical cookbook every family needs. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: DN; WB; WBA; WBB; WBF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Weight in Grams: 300.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Hachette Australia Australia
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780733637117
ISBN
9780733637117

€ 30.99
€ 20.84

Hardcover. "An inspirational book of quotes from famous people around the globe and across the ages. Embrace words of wisdom from writers, artists, actors, politicians, musicians, philosophers, and others. This M" Editor(s): Running Press; Villa, Roxana. Num Pages: 128 pages, 25 colour photos. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 122 x 87 x 14. Weight in Grams: 66.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Running Press United States
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780762401970
ISBN
9780762401970

€ 6.99
€ 6.84

Hardback. Num Pages: 352 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 147 x 30. Weight in Grams: 490.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
New Directions Publishing Corporation United States
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9780811221597
ISBN
9780811221597

€ 25.99
€ 23.78

Hardcover. This volume brings together a collection of texts translated by Longston Hughes. It contains his translations of work by the Spanish poet/playwright Federico Garcia Lorca, Afro-Cuban poet Nicolas Guillen and Haitian writer Jacques Roumain. Translator(s): Hughes, Langston. Num Pages: 240 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DNF; DQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 27. Weight in Grams: 576.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
University of Missouri
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826214355
ISBN
9780826214355

€ 67.43

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