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Paperback. "This issue of Granta is about the difference between the world as we see it and the world as it actually is, beyond our faulty memories and tired understanding. It's also about the borderlands of politics and reason, and of reality and transcendence, in contested territories"--Page 4 of cover. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 146 x 28. Weight in Grams: 350. Good copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Granta Magazine
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KEX0305375
ISBN
9781905881871

€ 4.64

Paperback. From writings on food and sex to a mini portrait of his great friend and rival, Albert Camus, this volume brings together a collection of Sartrean gems. Translator(s): Buss, Robin. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DN; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 26. Weight in Grams: 320.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
416
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140189216
ISBN
9780140189216

€ 20.99
€ 16.61

Hardcover. Horace Opera Editor(s): Garrod, H. W.; Wickham, E. C. Series: Oxford Classical Texts. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADL; DCF; DNF; DSBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 192 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 362.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1963
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Edition
2nd
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198146186
ISBN
9780198146186

€ 32.73

Hardcover. As he grew up, the author witnessed the decline of Britain and the rise of America, the end of British industry and the rise of Blair and the tabloids. This work features a collection of essays that tell the story of that period in our cultural and political life. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 226 x 147 x 34. Weight in Grams: 562.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571238859
ISBN
9780571238859

€ 26.99
€ 18.12

Paperback. Thinking collapses and remerges in this metafictional collection of essays following a writer and artist at work. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DNF; DQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 199.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Wave Books
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781940696270
ISBN
9781940696270

€ 17.99
€ 16.31

Paperback. A collection of essays in which the author writes of her own upbringing, her human and literary antecedents, and also dwells on lives and poems. The book includes writings on T.S. Eliot, George Oppen, Sylvia Plath, Robinson Jeffers, Wallace Stevens, and John Berryman. Series: Lives & letters. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DCF; DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 162 x 8. Weight in Grams: 210.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Carcanet Press Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
9781857543902
ISBN
9781857543902

€ 15.99
€ 11.29

Paperback. A selection of sermons and other work by the Elizabethan/Jacobean divine, Lancelot Andrewes (1555-1626). In the pulpit, Andrewes initiated the metaphysical style of sermonizing - erudite, dramatic and poetic. His writings represent a voice from early Anglicanism. Series: Fyfield Books. Num Pages: 176 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DNF; HRCC91; HRCX4. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 217 x 140 x 10. Weight in Grams: 256.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Carcanet Pr
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857541182
ISBN
9781857541182

€ 15.99
€ 13.21

Paperback. Despite his reputation for idleness, Peter Cook was a great comedy writer, who created countless outrageous sketches and articles and was famed for his prolific role in the satire boom of the 1960s. This book deals with his life and work. Num Pages: 464 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: APT; DNF; WH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 31. Weight in Grams: 324.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
ARROW
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099443254
ISBN
9780099443254

€ 13.99
€ 10.94

Hardcover. This study discusses whether there is a linguistic difference between classical Attic prose texts intended for public oral delivery and those intended for written circulation and private performance, establishing a rigorous methodology for the reconstruction of the native perception of clarity in the original contexts of textual reception. Series: Oxford Classical Monographs. Num Pages: 352 pages, 15 black-and-white figures. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; CF; D; DN; DSBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 222 x 147 x 26. Weight in Grams: 518.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780198795902
ISBN
9780198795902

€ 133.52

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 203 x 140 x 17. Weight in Grams: 284.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1964
Publisher
New Directions Publishing Corporation United States
Edition
First
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780811202138
ISBN
9780811202138

€ 18.99
€ 18.41

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Research & Education Association,U.S. United States
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780878910311
ISBN
9780878910311

€ 9.99
€ 9.04

Hardcover. This volume includes some of Eric Voegelin's most provocative and interesting essays, written between 1940 and 1952. It contains his first publications after he fled from Austria to the US as Hitler rose to power, providing eyewitness commentary on the rise of National Socialism. Editor(s): Sandoz, Ellis. Series: Collected Works of Eric Voegelin. Num Pages: 288 pages, index. BIC Classification: DN; JP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 635.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
University of Missouri
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826213044
ISBN
9780826213044

€ 71.77

Paperback. Editor(s): Klaus, Carl H.; Stuckey-French, Ned. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 146 x 16. Weight in Grams: 338.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
University of Iowa Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781609380762
ISBN
9781609380762

€ 31.89

Hardcover. Num Pages: 663 pages. BIC Classification: 2ABM; DNF; HRA; HRJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 165 x 53. Weight in Grams: 907.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers Inc United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
663
Condition
New
SKU
V9780688129583
ISBN
9780688129583

€ 34.99
€ 25.02

Paperback. The Black Hole of Auschwitz brings together Levi's writings on the Holocaust and his experiences of the concentration camp, as well as those on his own accidental status as a writer and his chosen profession of chemist. Editor(s): Belpoliti, Marco. Translator(s): Wood, Sharon. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: DN; HBJD; HBTZ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 290 x 17. Weight in Grams: 306.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Polity Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745632414
ISBN
9780745632414

€ 24.33

Paperback. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DNF; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 228 x 20. Weight in Grams: 302.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
New Directions Publishing Corporation United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780811224659
ISBN
9780811224659

€ 17.99
€ 17.33

Paperback. This is a collection of fragments about time and space by a writer and critic. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 128 x 198 x 8. Weight in Grams: 88.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Condition
New
SKU
9780747576914
ISBN
9780747576914

€ 11.99
€ 9.17

Paperback. "The Frame translation of the complete essays was initially published in 1957 in The complete works of Montaigne."--T.p. verso. Editor(s): Frame, Donald M. Translator(s): Frame, Donald M. Num Pages: 908 pages. BIC Classification: 3JB; DNF; DSBD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 5766 x 3887 x 47. Weight in Grams: 1225.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1958
Publisher
Stanford University Press Stanford, CA
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
906
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804704861
ISBN
9780804704861

€ 42.99
€ 38.05

Paperback. Born in the Rio Grande Valley of South Texas, independent scholar and creative writer Gloria E Anzaldua was an internationally acclaimed cultural theorist. Providing a sample of the poetry, prose, fiction, and experimental autobiographical writing that Anzaldua produced, this book demonstrates the breadth and philosophical depth of her work. Editor(s): Keating, AnaLouise. Series: Latin America Otherwise. Num Pages: 376 pages, 10 illustrations. BIC Classification: DCF; DN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 23. Weight in Grams: 548.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Duke University Press United States
Number of pages
376
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822345640
ISBN
9780822345640

€ 29.99
€ 27.13

Hardcover. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DB; DN; WZG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 188 x 127 x 12. Weight in Grams: 188.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Daunt Books
Condition
New
SKU
9781907970429
ISBN
9781907970429

€ 17.95