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Paperback. Repackaged to feature Tolkien's own painting of the Tree of Amalion, this collection includes his famous essay, 'On Fairy-stories' and the story that exemplifies this, 'Leaf by Niggle', together with the poem 'Mythopoeia' and the verse drama, 'The Homecoming of Beorhtnoth', which tells of the events following the disastrous Battle of Maldon. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: DNF; DQ; FM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 134 x 12. Weight in Grams: 132.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
HarperCollins
Condition
New
SKU
9780007105045
ISBN
9780007105045

€ 9.99
€ 8.13

Hardcover. Good copy in original red cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Cover has some blemishes, but interior is clean save for the previous owner's pencil inscription.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1943
Publisher
The Heritage Press
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KRA0003565

€ 17.95

Paperback. A comprehensive and accessible introduction to the major themes of this important poet's life and career. Editor(s): Howes, Marjorie (Boston College, Massachusetts); Kelly, John. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. Num Pages: 264 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 227 x 153 x 17. Weight in Grams: 404. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. 264 pages, illustrations. Editor(s): Howes, Marjorie (Boston College, Massachusetts); Kelly, John. A comprehensive and accessible introduction to the major themes of this important poet's life and career. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: DSBH; DSC. Dimension: 227 x 153 x 17. Weight: 420.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Cambridge University Press Cambridge, England
Number of pages
264
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521658867
ISBN
9780521658867

€ 35.00

Paperback. A fully revised and updated edition of this influential work of scholarship. Series: Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature. Num Pages: 540 pages, 30 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1D; 3F; 3H; AB; DSBB; GTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 154 x 27. Weight in Grams: 766. A Study of Memory in Medieval Culture. Series: Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature. 538 pages, 30 b/w illus. A fully revised and updated edition of this influential work of scholarship. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: 1D; 3F; 3H; AB; DSBB; GTB. Dimension: 227 x 154 x 27. Weight: 870.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
534
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521716314
ISBN
9780521716314

€ 34.94

Hardcover. What can post/colonial studies and their approaches contribute to our understanding of the Austro-Hungarian (k u k) occupation and administration of Bosnia-Herzegovina from 1878 to 1914? This anthology presents some possible answers to this research question. Editor(s): Ruthner, Clemens; Cordileone, Diana Reynolds; Reber, Ursula; Detrez, Raymond. Series: Austrian Culture. Num Pages: 427 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBH; HBLL; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 157 x 231 x 28. Weight in Grams: 714.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
427
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820497259
ISBN
9780820497259

€ 78.90

Paperback. 'Bano's tale of London Muslims looking for love is .. superb. Reza says he resents being asked to choose between Britishness and being a Muslim. Such sentiments have been expressed before, but rarely with the propulsive plotting, inspiring intelligence and light touch of this hugely enjoyable play.' The Times Series: Modern Plays. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 7. Weight in Grams: 86.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
A&C Black Pod
Number of pages
96
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408115237
ISBN
9781408115237

€ 16.62

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 146 x 191 x 17. Weight in Grams: 252.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Shambhala Publications Inc United States
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781590307588
ISBN
9781590307588

€ 16.99
€ 13.88

Hardcover. This book provides a full-length critical study of William Morris's late works and demonstrates their essential role in promoting the continuing importance of Morris's ideas. It provides a new way of understanding their relevance to his writings on art and architecture, nature and the environment, and politics and Socialism. Series: Writing and Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century. Num Pages: 230 pages. BIC Classification: DSBF; EB; HBLL; HBTB; JPA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 155 x 18. Weight in Grams: 450.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034309301
ISBN
9783034309301

€ 74.16

Paperback. Explores the portrayal of subjectivity in Don DeLillo's fiction. This title proposes that author's characters' conception of self is determined by the tension between a desire for connection and a longing for isolation. Num Pages: 220 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBH; EB; HPCF3. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 150 x 14. Weight in Grams: 334.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034317115
ISBN
9783034317115

€ 52.99
€ 51.34

Hardcover. Assumes that the creative work of Alban Berg, which in recent years has moved to the forefront of scholarly interest, is largely rooted in autobiography, so that therefore one can gain access to the music by studying the inner biography of its creator. This volume outlines a character portrait of this great composer. Translator(s): Bernhardt-Kabisch, Ernest. Num Pages: 386 pages. BIC Classification: AVA; AVC; DSBH; JMS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 219 x 25. Weight in Grams: 592.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631645970
ISBN
9783631645970

€ 65.18

Paperback. Louise Gluck's collection is a work of ends and beginnings. Her poetry comes in white-hot sequences of passionate intensity. "Vita Nova" is a sequence of poems which dramatises the end of a relationship and the beginning of a new life. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 137 x 5. Weight in Grams: 92.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Carcanet Press Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
9781857544176
ISBN
9781857544176

€ 12.99
€ 9.71

Paperback. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 140 x 6. Weight in Grams: 92.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Poetry Wales Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
64
Condition
New
SKU
V9781854113962
ISBN
9781854113962

€ 10.99
€ 9.75

Paperback. Brings together the works of Classical comedy, with two early Greek plays: Aristophanes' "Birds", and Menander's "The Girl from Samos"; and two Roman comic plays: Plautus' "The Brothers Menaechmus" and Terence's double love-plot, "The Eunuch". Together, these four plays demonstrate the development of Classical comedy. Editor(s): Segal, Erich. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 21. Weight in Grams: 264.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140449822
ISBN
9780140449822

€ 16.99
€ 13.88

Hardcover. Presents roughly sixty years' worth of Arthur Miller scholarship, offering a range of interpretations and critical responses to the playwright's work. Editor(s): Centola, Steven R.; Cirulli, Michelle. Num Pages: 592 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 36. Weight in Grams: 1034.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Edition
Annotated edition
Number of pages
592
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313289194
ISBN
9780313289194

€ 90.18

Paperback. Mary Wollstonecraft's "A Vindication of the Rights of Woman" (1792) is the founding text of modern feminism. In this sourcebook, Adriana Craciun provides a starting point for readers new to Wollstonecraft's work. Key materials include letters by Wollstonecraft and important contemporary documents. Editor(s): Craciun, Adriana. Series: Routledge Guides to Literature. Num Pages: 200 pages, 2 line drawings. BIC Classification: 1DB; 2AB; DSBD; DSK; JFFK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 213 x 133 x 11. Weight in Grams: 258.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415227360
ISBN
9780415227360

€ 30.65

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
SAMUEL FRENCH LTD
Condition
New
SKU
V9780573014093
ISBN
9780573014093

€ 16.17

Paperback. The modernists barraged European sensibilities with chaotic images, dissonant sounds, and incomprehensible novels. While it has become an accepted feature of the cultural landscape, retracing the history of modernism within its original contexts helps us to see what was vital and revolutionary about it, both then and now. Series: Seminar Studies. Num Pages: 204 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: ACX; DSA; HBLW; JFC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 170 x 241 x 12. Weight in Grams: 362.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited
Edition
2 Ill
Number of pages
204
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408264492
ISBN
9781408264492

€ 47.11

Paperback. Editor(s): Arsic, Branka. Num Pages: 376 pages. BIC Classification: DSA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 140 x 25. Weight in Grams: 502.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Continuum Publishing Corporation United States
Edition
First Edition
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9781623564155
ISBN
9781623564155

€ 29.99
€ 29.40

Paperback. Editor(s): Page, Ra. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: DQ; FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 12. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2020
Publisher
Comma Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905583591
ISBN
9781905583591

€ 13.99
€ 12.34

Paperback. "With an expanded glossary and new readings"--P. [1] of cover. Editor(s): Hasenfratz, Robert. Num Pages: 577 pages. BIC Classification: DSBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 205 x 32. Weight in Grams: 990.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
West Virginia University Press
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9781933202747
ISBN
9781933202747

€ 63.74

Paperback. Num Pages: 62 pages. BIC Classification: DC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 142 x 5. Weight in Grams: 130. Good copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Arete Ltd
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KEX0305373
ISBN
9780955455360

€ 4.64

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. Editor(s): Freeman, John. Series: Granta: The Magazine of New Writing. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 157 x 21. Weight in Grams: 418. Good copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Granta Magazine
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KEX0305388
ISBN
9781905881369

€ 4.64

Paperback. The aim of this short book is to introduce Chaucer, "The Canterbury Tales", and far more briefly, some of his other works to the beginning student or reader. Series: Blackwell Introductions to Literature. Num Pages: 192 pages, 0. BIC Classification: 2ABC; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 227 x 155 x 11. Weight in Grams: 274. Good copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KEX0305389
ISBN
9780631225621

€ 4.64