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Paperback. This book provides an introduction to literacy pedagogy within today's new media environment. Num Pages: 528 pages, 64 b/w illus. 96 colour illus. 2 maps. BIC Classification: DSA; DSB; JNF; JNFD; JNM. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 250 x 25. Weight in Grams: 1026.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107578692
ISBN
9781107578692

€ 90.30

Paperback. Num Pages: 168 pages, 9 halftone illus. BIC Classification: 1KLSA; 2ADS; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Weight in Grams: 457.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc United States
Number of pages
168
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781501318276
ISBN
9781501318276

€ 26.71

Hardcover. This History offers a comprehensive survey of postmodern literature, from its emergence in the mid-twentieth century to the present day. Editor(s): McHale, Brian; Platt, Len. Num Pages: 571 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 152. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107140271
ISBN
9781107140271

€ 207.13

Hardcover. "The French Lancelot-Grail Cycle" (also known as the "Vulgate Cycle") and the slightly later "Post-Vulgate" are long prose romances that present the full Arthurian story, including Camelot and the Round Table, the love story of Lancelot and Guenevere, the life of Merlin, and the Quest for the Grail. This title offers translations of both cycles. Editor(s): Lacy, Norris J. Series: Routledge Revivals: Lancelot-Grail. Num Pages: 294 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSBB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 282 x 215 x 108. Weight in Grams: 934.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
290
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415877251
ISBN
9780415877251

€ 156.27

Paperback. Play script, including biographical notes, textual details and information about the staging of the play. Editor(s): Scobie, Brian. Series: New Mermaids. Num Pages: 128 pages, N/A. BIC Classification: 2AB; DD; DSBD; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 129 x 9. Weight in Grams: 148.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Methuen Drama
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780713666908
ISBN
9780713666908

€ 12.89

Hardcover. This book begins with two fatal duels, as the most apt introduction to a literary period best defined by its antagonisms. Exploring three publishing phenomena of the age; the novels of Walter Scott, Byron's Don Juan, and the new literary magazines, it attempts a radical reconfiguration of our understanding of literary culture after Waterloo. Num Pages: 288 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 164 x 22. Weight in Grams: 1648.
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
9780199582532
ISBN
9780199582532

€ 7.28

Hardcover. Presents a critical study of the reinscription of biblical parables in Victorian realist fiction. The author shows that authors such as Charles Dickens, Margaret Oliphant, and Charlotte Yonge appreciated the power of parables to deliver an ethical charge that was as unexpected as it was disruptive to conventional moral complacency. Series: New Directions in Religion and Literature. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: DSBF; HRCG. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 142 x 221 x 15. Weight in Grams: 354.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
160
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826443489
ISBN
9780826443489

€ 90.89

Hardcover. Num Pages: 148 pages. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 237 x 19. Weight in Grams: 374.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781442266742
ISBN
9781442266742

€ 77.31

Hardcover. A study of Norman Mailer's entire /uvre, including not only his fiction and non-fiction, but also his correspondence, his early journal articles and his interviews. This title outlines Mailer's Entwicklungsgeschichte, illuminating the lines of continuity and discontinuity in his literary achievement and more. Series: American Culture. Num Pages: 318 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 216 x 24. Weight in Grams: 512.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631668214
ISBN
9783631668214

€ 59.41

Hardcover. Editor(s): Baldo, Jonathan; Karremann, Isabel. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 2AB; 3JB; DSBD; HRAM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Manchester University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719096815
ISBN
9780719096815

€ 91.49

Hardcover. This volume examines adolescent sexuality and how it is represented in young adult literature. The authors show how sexual content in such books can contribute to a richer and more fulfilling reading experience for teens. Series: Studies in Young Adult Literature. Num Pages: 194 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK; DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 224 x 146 x 23. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781442246874
ISBN
9781442246874

€ 69.34

Hardcover. Enables the new reader of "Ulysses" to understand, analyse and appreciate the most famous, and famously 'difficult', novel of the twentieth century. This guide shows how Joyce reacted to the historical and cultural context in which he was situated. It is suitable for undergraduate students. Series: A Reader's Guides. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 224 x 146 x 16. Weight in Grams: 288.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
144
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847065186
ISBN
9781847065186

€ 80.71

Paperback. As early nationalist writers wrestled with the question, they proved how hard a question it is to answer and how great are the dangers in scripting its answers too easily. Num Pages: 264 pages, 7, 7 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ABM; DSBD; DSBF; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 155 x 228 x 20. Weight in Grams: 368. An excellent, clean copy
Publisher
The Johns Hopkins University Press Baltimore
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
SKU
KRS0017712
ISBN
9780801865381

€ 8.24

Paperback. Unorthodox Beauty shows how Russian poets of the early twentieth century consciously adapted Russian Orthodox culture in order to create a distinctly religious modernism. Martha M. F. Kelly contends that, beyond mere themes, these writers developed an entire poetics that drew on liturgical tradition.

Series: Studies in Russian Literature and Theory. Num Pages: 352 pages, 16 images. BIC Classification: 2AGR; DSBH; HRCC8. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 525.
Publisher
Northwestern University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810132382
ISBN
9780810132382

€ 65.37

Hardcover. The first book-length treatment of artistic ecphrasis in Roman literature, The Captor's Image challenges pervasive views to argue for it as a site of subtle, ongoing competition between Greek and Roman cultures. Series: Classical Culture and Society. Num Pages: 304 pages, 15 illus. BIC Classification: DSA; DSBB; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 162 x 21. Weight in Grams: 562.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
288
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199735877
ISBN
9780199735877

€ 58.40
€ 22.67

Paperback. Series: Cram101 Textbook Outlines. Num Pages: 72 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB; JFFK; JN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 278 x 4. Weight in Grams: 192.
Publisher
AIPI
Number of pages
72
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781428816527
ISBN
9781428816527

€ 29.71

Hardcover. Series: Blacks in the Diaspora. Num Pages: 294 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSB; JFSL3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 161 x 237 x 24. Weight in Grams: 594.
Publisher
Indiana University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253017581
ISBN
9780253017581

€ 76.03
€ 28.55

Paperback. Fitzgerald's first collection of short stories in the authoritative Cambridge Edition, now available as a paperback. Editor(s): West, James L. W., III. Series: The Cambridge Edition of the Works of F. Scott Fitzgerald. Num Pages: 430 pages, 5 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK; FC; FYB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 136 x 13. Weight in Grams: 546.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
430
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521170437
ISBN
9780521170437

€ 28.18

Hardcover. This book provides many fresh perspectives on why and how the Middle Ages continue to matter so much in the 21st century. It is therefore as much about recent cultural and political history as it is about medieval history and medieval literature. The introduction provides a long overview of medievalism from the 14th to the 21st centuries. Editor(s): Bildhauer, Bettina; Jones, Chris. Series: Proceedings of the British Academy. Num Pages: 450 pages, 96 illustrations, including c. 8 colour plates. BIC Classification: ACK; DSBB; HBLC1; JFCA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
OUP/British Academy
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780197266144
ISBN
9780197266144

€ 115.77

Hardcover. This study grew out of a workshop at Northwestern University organized in 1994 by the Institute for Advanced Study and Research in the African Humanities. The book offers a perspective on conditions of literary production in many parts of Africa today. Editor(s): Anyidoho, Kofi. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1H; DSBH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 25. Weight in Grams: 510.
Publisher
Northwestern University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810113923
ISBN
9780810113923

€ 96.56

Hardcover. Leading specialists shed new light on key narrative and thematic features of the writings of Honore de Balzac. Editor(s): Heathcote, Owen; Watts, Andrew. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. Num Pages: 230 pages, 4 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSBF; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 161 x 236 x 19. Weight in Grams: 468.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107066472
ISBN
9781107066472

€ 83.23

Paperback. Originally published in 1965, this book was written to provide 'a not too obtrusive guide' to German poetry from Luther's time up until Brecht's. Num Pages: 158 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2ACG; DSB; DSC. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 142 x 216 x 16. Weight in Grams: 226.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316611982
ISBN
9781316611982

€ 25.68

Hardcover. Series: Princeton Legacy Library. Num Pages: 274 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 203 x 127 x 16. Weight in Grams: 399.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691650241
ISBN
9780691650241

€ 83.75
€ 79.24

Hardcover. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 165 x 23. Weight in Grams: 567. 192pp
Publisher
University of Pittsburgh Press Pittsburgh, PA
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1969
SKU
KHS1013615
ISBN
9780822931744

€ 11.99
€ 4.64

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