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Paperback. Suitable for a course in literary criticism, the title is concerned with the attempt to define and track down the implications of the term "symbolic action," and to show how the marvels of literature and language look when considered form that point of view. Num Pages: 532 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DN; DS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 231 x 153 x 37. Weight in Grams: 808.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1968
Publisher
University of California Press United States
Number of pages
532
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520001923
ISBN
9780520001923
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 34.95

Paperback. Jurgen Habermas is well known for his scholarly writings on the theoretical foundations of the human sciences. The New Conservatism brings to light another side of Habermasa s work, showing him to be an incisive commentator on a wide range of contemporary themes. Num Pages: 312 pages, 0. BIC Classification: DNF; JFC; JPF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 155 x 18. Weight in Grams: 430.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Publisher
Polity Press United Kingdom
Edition
New Ed
Number of pages
312
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745614113
ISBN
9780745614113
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.08

Paperback. And Yet.. gathers the previously uncollected essays of the late Christopher Hitchens into a final volume of peerless prose from one of the great thinkers of our times. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 29. Weight in Grams: 332.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Atlantic Books
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
9781782394587
ISBN
9781782394587
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.95

Paperback. Contains nearly eighty essays, reviews and occasional pieces composed between novels, plays and travel books over four prolific decades. This title covers subjects ranging from Henry James and Somerset Maugham to Ho Chi Minh and Kim Philby. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 27. Weight in Grams: 256. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
New Edition
SKU
KSS0009394
ISBN
9780099282679
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.91

Paperback. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: DN. Dimension: 155 x 234 x 30. Weight in Grams: 518.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Canongate Books Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
9781782113430
ISBN
9781782113430
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.70

Hardcover. Famed for his Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, Lewis Caroll produced comic verse, puzzles and much more, all of which are included in this complete illustrated collection. Series: Wordsworth Library Collection. Num Pages: 1232 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DNF; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 159 x 66. Weight in Grams: 1292.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions
Condition
New
Edition
UK ed.
SKU
9781840220742
ISBN
9781840220742
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 10.00

Hardcover. Daily Mail columnist John McEntee's life in journalism has been full of encounters with both the famous and infamous. In this lively and amusing memoir, McEntee recalls countless entertaining stories, from an embarrassing encounter with James Callaghan in the gent's toilet of the Savoy Hotel to being fleeced in El Vino by a drunken Kingsley Amis. BIC Classification: 1DBK; BM; DNJ; WH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 147 x 313 x 31. Weight in Grams: 466. Inscribed to previous owner. Good clean copy in good dustwrapper showing minor shelf wear
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Biteback Publishing
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0010104
ISBN
9781785900945
Hardback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.91

Paperback. A great American writer's confrontation with a great European critic - a personal and intellectual awakening. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 198 x 26. Weight in Grams: 318.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
William The 4th
Condition
New
SKU
KSS0011406
ISBN
9780007517442
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.91

Hardcover. Offers a range of spiritual reflections and exercises developed as the leader struggled to understand himself and make sense of the universe. This book covers diverse topics such as the question of virtue, human rationality, the nature of the gods and emotions. Translator(s): Hammond, Martin. Series: Penguin Pocket Hardbacks. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: DN; HPCA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 175 x 39. Weight in Grams: 382.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141395869
ISBN
9780141395869
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 13.00
€ 9.96

Paperback. Gives readers a taste of the Classics' huge range and diversity, with works from around the world and across the centuries - including fables, decadence, heartbreak, tall tales, satire, ghosts, battles and elephants. Series: Penguin Little Black Classics. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: DN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 112 x 160 x 7. Weight in Grams: 54.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780241251805
ISBN
9780241251805
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.64

Hardcover. 'Women need solitude in order to find again the true essence of themselves.' This wise book for women is about how to flourish in life, how to balance life, work, motherhood; about finding space to think and breathe. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: DN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 173 x 134 x 20. Weight in Grams: 204.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Chatto & Windus
Condition
New
SKU
9780701188627
ISBN
9780701188627
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 17.95

Paperback. In April 1956, C S Lewis, the author of The Chronicles of Narnia, married Joy Davidman, an American poet with two small children. After four intensely happy years, Davidman died of cancer and the author found himself alone again, and inconsolable. In this journal, he freely confesses his pain, rage, and struggle to sustain his faith. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DNF; HRCV; VFJX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 136 x 216 x 8. Weight in Grams: 128.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571310876
ISBN
9780571310876
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.66

Hardcover. Editor(s): Jones, Rocet Arwel. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 2AFW; BG; DN; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
University of Wales Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780708315613
ISBN
9780708315613
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 13.12

Paperback. A timeless classic that should be on every book-lover's 'must read' list. First published in 1971, 84 CHARING CROSS ROAD has never been out of print. Series: VMC. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: BGA; DN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 179 x 110 x 15. Weight in Grams: 132.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1982
Publisher
Sphere
Condition
New
SKU
9780751503845
ISBN
9780751503845
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.63

Paperback. Comprises a collection of archive texts about one of the more controversial periods in modern Italian history. The extracts are from a wide variety of different genres, including novels, memoirs, short stories, historical works and songs. Num Pages: 208 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DST; 2ADT; 3H; DNF; DQ; JWDG. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 258 x 198 x 12. Weight in Grams: 232.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Manchester University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719049989
ISBN
9780719049989
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.34

Paperback. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJ; 3JM; BM; DNJ; JFD; JFFK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 140 x 206 x 30. Weight in Grams: 394.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
New Island Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848405370
ISBN
9781848405370
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 13.83

Paperback. A sequel to Writing Home, this title contains significant previously unpublished work, including a poignant memoir of his family and of growing up in Leeds, together with the author's much celebrated diary for the years 1996-2004, and numerous other exceptional essays, reviews and comic pieces. Num Pages: 672 pages, iIllustrations, portraits. BIC Classification: BGA; DN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 42. Weight in Grams: 562. Fine copy showing minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
Main
SKU
KSS0015115
ISBN
9780571228317
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. This volume collates many of the major essays of feminist theory of the past 40 years. The essays included here are those which have made key contributions to feminist theory during this period and which have generated extensive debate. Editor(s): Nicholson, Linda J. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJP; DNF; JFFK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 250 x 143 x 24. Weight in Grams: 762.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Routledge
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415917612
ISBN
9780415917612
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 75.60

Paperback. This work tells the story of the author's six-week journey by skiff along the Ohio river. He covered 1000 miles from Redstone, Pennsylvania, to Cairo, Ilinois, where the Ohio river meets the Mississippi. This edition is a reprinting of the original 1897 edition. Num Pages: 348 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; DNF; WTLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 139 x 23. Weight in Grams: 395. Clean copy.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Southern Illinois University Press Illinois
Edition
1st
Number of pages
348
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KEX0212371
ISBN
9780809322688
Paperback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 17.95

Paperback. Series: Library of Latin America. Num Pages: 224 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KLSH; DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 140 x 14. Weight in Grams: 308. . Clean copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Edition
2., Aktualisier ed.
Number of pages
224
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KEX0236599
ISBN
9780195128673
Paperback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 11.41