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Indic, East Indo-European & Dravidian languages

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Indic, East Indo-European & Dravidian languages

Paperback. The complete course for a fun and effective way to learn Bengali. This best-selling course comprises a book and audio support which is easy to download to your MP3 player or iPod. The book (ISBN: 9781444106060) and the audio support (ISBN: 9781444106961) are also sold individually. Num Pages: 392 pages, 40. BIC Classification: 2BMB; CJBT; CJBV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 219 x 163 x 49. Weight in Grams: 476.
Publisher
Hodder Education United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781444106862
ISBN
9781444106862

€ 49.99
€ 34.57

Hardcover. Spoken by eighty million people, Tamil is one of the great world languages, and one of the few ancient languages that survives as a mother tongue. David Shulman presents a comprehensive cultural history of Tamil, emphasizing how its speakers and poets have understood the unique features of their language over its long history. Num Pages: 386 pages. BIC Classification: 2BRT; CBX; CFB; CFF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 243 x 34. Weight in Grams: 738.
Publisher
Belknap Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674059924
ISBN
9780674059924

€ 36.99
€ 30.63

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Shambhala
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9781570625329
ISBN
9781570625329

€ 16.25

Paperback. The true biography of Shakespeare is in the plays. The great English tragedies were all written in the first decade of the seventeenth century. They are often in language that is difficult to us, and must have been hard even for contemporaries. How and why did Shakespeare's language develop as it did? Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 2BMH; DSGS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140285925
ISBN
9780140285925

€ 13.99
€ 11.01

Hardback. This selection of the lyrical verse of the poet Jalal-al-Din Rumi provides an introduction to the enigmatic and ambiguous style characteristic of Sufi doctrine. Nicholson gives both original text and translation, together with a lengthy introduction, extensive notes, appendices and indexes. Translator(s): Nicholson, Reynold A. Num Pages: 367 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2BXF; DCQ; DSBB; DSC; HRH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 37. Weight in Grams: 703.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
367
Condition
New
SKU
V9780700702770
ISBN
9780700702770

€ 149.99

Paperback. Num Pages: 284 pages. BIC Classification: 2BBA; CJBG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 180 x 121 x 12. Weight in Grams: 222.
Publisher
Motilal Banarsidass, India
Number of pages
284
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9788120805057
ISBN
9788120805057

€ 28.42

Hardcover. Leading to protest and debate, same-sex desire in Indian literature and film has appeared in a wide range of works since 1970 including Vikram Seth and the films of Deepa Mehta. Using these works as a focal point, among many others, Ross argues that an Euro-American notion of homosexuality is reinvented when coming into contact with Indian culture. Num Pages: 205 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1FKA; 2AB; 2BM; APFA; DSBH; JFSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 14. Weight in Grams: 405.
Publisher
Palgrave Schol US
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137570758
ISBN
9781137570758

€ 71.97

Hardcover. It is often said that Rumi (aka Jalal al-Din, 1207-73) is the most popular poet in the United States. The main key to Rumi's success is the spiritual appeal of his work. It combines lyrical beauty with philosophical profundity, a sense of rapture and an acute awareness of human suffering in ways which speak directly to contemporary audiences. Editor(s): Washington, Peter. Series: Everyman's Library Pocket Poets. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 2BXF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 116 x 20. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
Everyman United Kingdom
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841597690
ISBN
9781841597690

€ 15.99
€ 12.68

Paperback. A breathtaking new collection of translations of poems by Rumi, one of the world's most loved mystical teachers. Beautifully packaged and illustrated with Persian calligraphy, this is an ideal gift for every MBS reader. Num Pages: 128 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: 2BXF; DCF; HRLK; WZG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 153 x 9. Weight in Grams: 122.
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780722539811
ISBN
9780722539811

€ 9.99
€ 9.43

Paperback. The best-loved, bestselling poem ever published, brought up to date with a sumptuous new look. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 2BXF; DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 12. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780228297
ISBN
9781780228297

€ 13.99
€ 11.09

Paperback. Beautiful, proud Roxana is terrified of being poor. When her foolish husband leaves her penniless with five children, she must choose between being a virtuous beggar or a rich whore. A vivid satire on a dissolute society, this book presents a psychologically acute evocation of the ways in which vanity and ambition can corrupt the human soul. Editor(s): Blewett, David. Num Pages: 416 pages, illustrations, map, bibliography. BIC Classification: 2BMH; DSBD; DSK; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 20. Weight in Grams: 286.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1982
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140431490
ISBN
9780140431490

€ 16.99
€ 13.47

Hardcover. A comprehensive academic work dedicated to the unique speech form of English Romanies/Gypsies often called 'Anglo-Romani'. Num Pages: 272 pages, maps,. BIC Classification: 2BMR; CF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 241 x 165 x 21. Weight in Grams: 568.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
272
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748639045
ISBN
9780748639045

€ 86.13

Paperback. Read and write Hindi script is a clear step-by-step guide to the written language, with plenty of examples from real-life texts to show how it works in context and lots of exercises to reinforce your learning. Num Pages: 192 pages, 40. BIC Classification: 2BMH; CJBT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 12. Weight in Grams: 164.
Publisher
Hodder Education United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781444103915
ISBN
9781444103915

€ 16.99
€ 13.36

Paperback. Num Pages: 556 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 2BMN; CBDX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 137 x 95 x 27. Weight in Grams: 258. English-Nepali and Nepali-English - Script and Roman. 556 pages. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 2AB; 2BMN; CBDX. Dimension: 137 x 95 x 27. Weight: 276.
Publisher
Ratna Books
Number of pages
556
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9789993358015
ISBN
9789993358015

€ 27.99
€ 27.33

Hardcover. Editor(s): Sharma, Ramashraya. BIC Classification: 2AB; 2BBA; HRG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. .
Publisher
Parimal Publications India
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9788171101566
ISBN
9788171101566

€ 112.18

Paperback. Provides exercises to help you develop your Hindi script, grammar, vocabulary, and conversation skills. This title includes coverage that ranges from reading and writing the Devanagari script, to mastering of core vocabulary, basic grammar, and conversational structures. Series: Practice Makes Perfect Series. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 2BMH; CJB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 275 x 214 x 12. Weight in Grams: 484.
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Education - Europe United States
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Bilingual
Condition
New
SKU
V9780071784245
ISBN
9780071784245

€ 17.99
€ 14.15

Paperback. Num Pages: 374 pages, colour illus. BIC Classification: 2BXF; CJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 280 x 26. Weight in Grams: 1260.
Publisher
Mage Publishers
Number of pages
374
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Ist Print on Demand Paperback
Condition
New
SKU
V9781933823515
ISBN
9781933823515

€ 124.88
€ 119.94

Paperback. Num Pages: 372 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2BXF; CJB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 281 x 217 x 20. Weight in Grams: 872.
Publisher
Mage Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Book II ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781933823706
ISBN
9781933823706

€ 83.24
€ 81.00

Hardcover. Editor(s): TALATTOF, KAMRAN. Series: Iranian Studies. Num Pages: 422 pages, 14 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 2BXF; DSB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 164 x 243 x 32. Weight in Grams: 768.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138826212
ISBN
9781138826212

€ 157.39

Hardcover. Presents an overview of Persian literature's long and rich historiography. This book reflects the stature and significance of Persian literature as one of the single most important accomplishment of the Iranian experience. Editor(s): Melville, Charles. Series: History of Persian Literature. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVT; 1FC; 1FK; 2BXF; DSB; HBAH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 227 x 163 x 63. Weight in Grams: 1186.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
400
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845119119
ISBN
9781845119119

€ 95.78

Hardcover. Written by authorities on Nasir-i Khusraw and Persian literature, and originally presented as papers at a conference at SOAS, University of London, the chapters here cover topics ranging from metaphysics, cosmology and ontology, to prophecy, rhythm and structure, the analysis of individual poems and the matter of authorship. Editor(s): Hunsberger, Alice C. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 2BXF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 239 x 166 x 34. Weight in Grams: 736.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris in Association with the Institute of Ismaili Studies
Number of pages
160
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780761305
ISBN
9781780761305

€ 38.99
€ 37.27

Hardcover. Panegyric poetry, in both Arabic and Persian, was one of the most important genres of literature in the medieval Middle East and Central Asia. This is an important contribution to the fields of pre-modern Middle Eastern and Central Asian literature and culture. Series: Library of Middle East History. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 2BXF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 224 x 151 x 33. Weight in Grams: 568.
Publisher
Tauris Academic Studies
Number of pages
336
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848853690
ISBN
9781848853690

€ 95.78

Paperback. Pashto, designated a critical language by the US Department of Defense, is one of two official languages of Afghanistan and spoken in parts of Pakistan. This book is designed to cover one semester of beginning-level language instruction and provides language instruction in a cultural context and features authentic audio and video materials. Num Pages: 390 pages, Illustrations (some col.), col. maps. BIC Classification: 2BXL; CJB. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 280 x 216 x 18. Weight in Grams: 862.
Publisher
Georgetown University Press United States
Number of pages
390
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Pap/Cdr Bl
Condition
New
SKU
V9781589017733
ISBN
9781589017733

€ 66.00

Paperback. Series: Routledge Comprehensive Grammars. Num Pages: 488 pages. BIC Classification: 2BMP; CJBG. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 160 x 234 x 31. Weight in Grams: 726.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Routledge
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138793866
ISBN
9781138793866

€ 74.72