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Literary studies: general

Paperback. Maria Rosa Menocal argues that Arabic culture was a central and shaping phenomenon in medieval Europe. Series: The Middle Ages Series. Num Pages: 208 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3H; DSBB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 157 x 11. Weight in Grams: 316.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1990
Publisher
University of Pennsylvania Press
Edition
New Ed
SKU
V9780812213249
ISBN
9780812213249

€ 30.99
€ 27.59

Paperback. Against All Odds Series: German Life & Civilization. Num Pages: 276 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH; GTB; HBLL; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 152 x 225 x 17. Weight in Grams: 412.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
1st New edition
SKU
V9783039118458
ISBN
9783039118458

€ 53.99
€ 52.06

Hardback. An analysis of the discourses and cultural scripts used in telling stories about the relationship between teenage daughters and mothers in young adult novels and in short stories published between 1965 and 1998. It employs feminist theories and insights on female adolescence. Num Pages: 296 pages, bibliography, footnotes, index. BIC Classification: 2ABM; 3JJP; DSBH; DSK; JFSJ1; JHBK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 223 x 146 x 21. Weight in Grams: 490.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Scarecrow Press United States
Number of pages
296
SKU
V9780810836921
ISBN
9780810836921

€ 89.04

Paperback. Staring at Lakes started out as a book about depression. And then became a story about growing old, the essence of love and marriage - and sitting in cars, staring at lakes. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; BM; DSBH; DSK; VFJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 135. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton General Division United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
SKU
V9781473627307
ISBN
9781473627307

€ 19.99
€ 19.09

Paperback. A collection of ten critical essays on the Prologue to Chaucer's well-known work, arranged in chronological order of their original publication. Num Pages: 226 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: 2AB; DCF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 164 x 12. Weight in Grams: 336. Fine in good illustrated cloth covers. Covers showing some shelf wear and previous owner's name to ffep, otherwise clean and remains a fine copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1969
Publisher
The Athlone Press London
SKU
KSG0020700
ISBN
9780485610062

€ 4.64

Paperback. A tale of mystery, entanglement, surprise and moral obliquity in which Cytherea has taken a position as lady's maid to the eccentric arch-intriguer, Miss Aldclyffe. On discovering that the man she loves, Edward Springrove, is already engaged to his cousin, Cytherea comes under the influence of Miss Aldclyffe's steward Manston. Editor(s): Rimmer, Mary. Num Pages: 512 pages, notes. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 2ACG; DSBF; DSK; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 24. Weight in Grams: 358.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Penguin Classics
SKU
9780140435238
ISBN
9780140435238

€ 12.99
€ 9.96

Paperback. Fifty poets examine the architecture of poems from the "haiku" to rap music and trace their history" Editor(s): Finch, Annie; Varnes, Katherine. Num Pages: 456 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DC; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 158 x 29. Weight in Grams: 650.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
University of Michigan Press
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780472067251
ISBN
9780472067251

€ 40.73

Paperback. Num Pages: Ill. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ADF; BGH; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 202 x 136 x 13. Weight in Grams: 206.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1967
Publisher
New Directions Publishing Corporation United States
SKU
V9780811201896
ISBN
9780811201896

€ 16.99
€ 16.97

Hardcover. Joseph Conrad is not only one of the world's great writers of English literature, but was a writer who lived a particularly full and interesting life. This biography analyzes several aspects of Conrad's life and works: his problems with the English language; his borrowings from French writers; and his attitude toward socialism. Series: Studies in English & American Literature & Culture. Num Pages: 806 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 241 x 162 x 33. Weight in Grams: 1360. 8vo .Good copy in dustwrapper.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Camden House
SKU
KEX0307839
ISBN
9781571133472

€ 45.00

Paperback. In her opening essays - 'Fathers', 'Forefathers' and 'Ancestors', the author considers the renaissance of the historical novel and discusses particularly the novel of wartime experience; the surprising variety of distant pasts that British writers have invented; and the new 'Darwinian novel'. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DNF; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 128 x 13. Weight in Grams: 180.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Vintage
SKU
KTG0020971
ISBN
9780099283836

€ 5.66

Paperback. Editor(s): Mounsey, Chris; Booth, Stan. Series: Queering Paradigms. Num Pages: 294 pages, 5. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 152 x 226 x 23. Weight in Grams: 430.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Peter Lang Ltd, International Academic Publishers
Edition
New edition
SKU
V9781906165727
ISBN
9781906165727

€ 89.64

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
SKU
V9780198146186
ISBN
9780198146186

€ 32.00

Hardback. Num Pages: 176 pages, 18. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 178 x 19. Weight in Grams: 514.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Number of pages
176
SKU
V9780801442964
ISBN
9780801442964

€ 50.99
€ 48.71

Hardback. The author examines French and Italian women's autobiographical writing, including travel writing, autobiographical novels, letters and diaries from the 19th and 20th centuries, in an effort to draw broad generalizations about the evolution of women's autobiography. Series: Contributions in Women's Studies. Num Pages: 200 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBF; DSBH; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 15. Weight in Grams: 464.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Number of pages
200
SKU
V9780313307270
ISBN
9780313307270

€ 65.10

Tells about writers and their families. This book explores the often tense relationship between writers and their families. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 26. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publication date
2013
SKU
9780141041766
ISBN
9780141041766

€ 14.99
€ 11.88

Paperback. The untold story of Ireland's role, from the fall of Rome to the rise of medieval Europe. Num Pages: 272 pages, 1x8pp b/w. BIC Classification: 1D; DSB; HBJD1; HBTB; JFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 17. Weight in Grams: 192.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Sceptre
SKU
KTJ0051228
ISBN
9780340637876

€ 12.99
€ 10.10

Paperback. For centuries readers have struggled to fuse the seemingly scattered pieces of John Donne's works into a complete image of the poet and priest. This book offers a way to read Donne as a writer who returned again and again to a single great subject, one that connected to his deepest intellectual and emotional concerns. Num Pages: 208 pages, 4 halftones. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 15. Weight in Grams: 340.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
208
SKU
V9780226789644
ISBN
9780226789644

€ 31.09

Paperback. Widely regarded as the finest poet of his generation, Seamus Heaney is the subject of numerous critical studies. This book traces the poet's steps from his early works, through to his receipt of the 1995 Nobel Prize for Literature and his post-Nobel life. Num Pages: 560 pages, Illustrations, maps, ports. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 127 x 39. Weight in Grams: 458 524pp
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Faber & Faber Poetry
Edition
Main
SKU
9780571242535
ISBN
9780571242535

€ 17.99
€ 12.95

Paperback. Num Pages: black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB; HRCG; HRCM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 229 x 23. Weight in Grams: 464.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Baker Academic
SKU
V9780801048685
ISBN
9780801048685

€ 23.99
€ 17.90

Paperback. A biography of Bruce Chatwin, based on private notebooks, diaries, letters and hundreds of interviews. It illuminates the many sides of Chatwin, from Sotheby's director, archaeologist, "Sunday Times" journalist and traveller to devoted husband and active gay, socialite and loner. Num Pages: 656 pages, illustrations facsimiles, geneal. table, portraits. BIC Classification: 2AB; BG; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 129 x 40. Weight in Grams: 480. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Vintage
SKU
KKD0002223
ISBN
9780099289975

€ 17.95

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
376
SKU
V9780521596503
ISBN
9780521596503

€ 34.72

Paperback. Offers insight into the life and work of the controversial Victorian explorer and translator Richard Francis Burton (1821-1890). This title examines Burton's 'impersonations' of multiple masculine identities in the countries that he visited, which involved elaborate processes of both identification and dis-identification. Series: Victorian and Edwardian Studies. Num Pages: 219 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBF; EB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 151 x 13. Weight in Grams: 322.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9783034313605
ISBN
9783034313605

€ 57.75

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
192
SKU
V9780826494733
ISBN
9780826494733

€ 31.54

Hardback. 'The Battle of Maldon', along with 'Beowulf' and Bede's 'Ecclesiastical History of the English People', is perhaps the best known text of the Anglo-Saxon age. Num Pages: 288 pages, 2 16 black and white plate sections. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 1DN; DSBB; HBW; HRCC2; JFCX. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 25. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
SKU
V9781784537913
ISBN
9781784537913

€ 73.86
€ 72.24

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