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Literary studies: general

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Literary studies: general

Hardcover. Geoffrey Hill and his Contexts Editor(s): Pennington, Piers; Sperling, Matthew. Series: Modern Poetry. Num Pages: 258 pages, 1, 1 ill. BIC Classification: DSBD; DSBF; DSBH; HRA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 158 x 273 x 20. Weight in Grams: 490.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
New edition
SKU
V9783034301855
ISBN
9783034301855

€ 68.00

Paperback. A comprehensive, chronological survey of the basic models of rhetoric as they developed from the early Greeks through the twentieth century. The author discusses rhetorical theories and practices in the context of the times of political and intellectual crisis that gave rise to them. Num Pages: 336 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; CFG; DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 224 x 154 x 19. Weight in Grams: 462.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
336
SKU
V9780226114897
ISBN
9780226114897

€ 31.70

Hardcover. C. S. Lewis's seven-book series about the fictional land of Narnia has become an irrefutable classic. This collection of original, wide-ranging essays explores the past, present and future importance of The Chronicles of Narnia, providing the most current, and some of the most cutting-edge, research about this popular fantasy series. Editor(s): Abate, Michelle Ann; Weldy, Lance. Series: New Casebooks. Num Pages: 232 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK; DSY. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 222 x 144 x 17. Weight in Grams: 396.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
SKU
V9780230301245
ISBN
9780230301245

€ 82.82

Paperback. This book is the first full-length study of Douglas Coupland. The study explores the prolific first decade and a half of Coupland's career, from Generation X: Tales for an Accelerated Culture (1991) to JPod (2006), a period in which he published ten novels and four significant volumes of non-fiction Series Editor(s): Monteith, Sharon; Yousaf, Nahem. Series: Contemporary American and Canadian Writers. Num Pages: 200 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBC; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 197 x 143 x 14. Weight in Grams: 270.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Manchester University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
200
SKU
V9780719076619
ISBN
9780719076619

€ 21.36

Hardback. Series: Liber Primus. Num Pages: 216 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AGR; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 242 x 19. Weight in Grams: 490.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Academic Studies Press United States
Number of pages
216
SKU
V9781618114433
ISBN
9781618114433

€ 117.86

Paperback. Editor(s): Saroyan, William. Num Pages: 158 pages, frontispiece. BIC Classification: 2ABM; DSBH; DSK; FA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 201 x 130 x 11. Weight in Grams: 178.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1990
Publisher
New Directions Publishing Corporation United States
Number of pages
158
SKU
V9780811211291
ISBN
9780811211291

€ 11.65

Paperback. Painter and draughtsman, novelist, satirist, pamphleteer and critic, Lewis' multifarious activities defy easy categorisation. After the Second World War, spent in penniless and bitter exile in Canada, he returned to London. It coincided, tragically, with the realisation that he was going blind. Num Pages: 704 pages, 16pp b&w halftones. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; ACXD; AGB; BG; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 158 x 36. Weight in Grams: 708.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Vintage Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
704
SKU
V9780712673396
ISBN
9780712673396

€ 20.99
€ 16.27

Paperback. A collection of letters that forms a day-by-day account of the author's writing of "East of Eden". It features many subjects such as textual discussion, trial flights of workmanship, and family matters and offer an illuminating perspective of the author. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ABM; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 202 x 129 x 12. Weight in Grams: 150.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Penguin Classics
SKU
9780141186344
ISBN
9780141186344

€ 16.99
€ 12.37

Paperback. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSG; JPA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 219 x 138 x 24. Weight in Grams: 350. Fine copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Bloomsbury Methuen Drama
SKU
KSS0001160
ISBN
9781472588463

€ 16.11

Paperback. Translator(s): Bussey, Carvel De. Series: Studies in Austrian Literature, Culture & Thought: Translation S. Num Pages: 163 pages, b/w photos. BIC Classification: 1DFA; BGH; DSB. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 232 x 302 x 27. Weight in Grams: 278.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Ariadne Press United States
Number of pages
163
SKU
V9780929497945
ISBN
9780929497945

€ 18.02

Hardcover. Num Pages: 224 pages, 252ill.(some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBR; AJCR; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 251 x 177 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1120.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
The Lilliput Press Ltd
SKU
V9781843510505
ISBN
9781843510505

€ 30.00
€ 26.99

Hardcover. Reading Eighteenth-Century Poetry recaptures for modern readers the urgency, distinctiveness and rewarding nature of this challenging and powerful body of poetry. Series: Blackwell Reading Poetry. Num Pages: 304 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 236 x 150 x 23. Weight in Grams: 600.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
304
SKU
V9781405153614
ISBN
9781405153614

€ 99.72

Paperback. Editor(s): Schmidsberger, Florian. Series: Culture and Knowledge. Num Pages: 98 pages, 8, 6 fig., 2 tables. BIC Classification: DSB; HPS; JHM; MB; MX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 150 x 210 x 7. Weight in Grams: 142.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
1st New edition
SKU
V9783631578698
ISBN
9783631578698

€ 33.99
€ 32.70

Paperback. Identifies and explains a surprising affinity for medievalism and medieval studies among the leading figures of critical theory. This book contains original essays by Bataille and Bourdieu - translated English - that testify in various ways to the strange persistence of medievalisms in French postwar avant-garde writings. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: DSA; DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 223 x 176 x 17. Weight in Grams: 406.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Edition
New ed
Number of pages
272
SKU
V9780226349749
ISBN
9780226349749

€ 34.13

Hardcover. Offering a comprehensive view, this five-volume work casts a light on the history of English literature. Incorporating critical discussion of translations, it explores the changing nature and function of translation and the social and intellectual milieu of the translators. Editor(s): France, Peter; Haynes, Kenneth. Series: Oxford History of Literary Translation in English. Num Pages: 612 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JF; DSBF; DSC; DSG; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 164 x 45. Weight in Grams: 1002.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
612
SKU
V9780199246236
ISBN
9780199246236

€ 324.24

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Editions Rodopi B.V.
Number of pages
283
SKU
V9789042005198
ISBN
9789042005198

€ 36.46

Paperback. The only English translation to include the complete work - a must-have for all students of early Norse literature. Editor(s): Faulkes, Anthony. Num Pages: 288 pages, 32col.ill. BIC Classification: 2ACSC; DSBB; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 136 x 22. Weight in Grams: 272.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Everyman Paperback
Edition
Reissue
SKU
V9780460876162
ISBN
9780460876162

€ 17.70

Paperback. Editor(s): Arias, Martin; Hadis, Martin. Translator(s): Silver, Katherine. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 205 x 137 x 25. Weight in Grams: 350.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
New Directions Publishing Corporation United States
Number of pages
320
SKU
V9780811222747
ISBN
9780811222747

€ 16.99
€ 16.97

Paperback. This sharp and stylish biography redefines the woman George Bernard Shaw once described as 'the greatest living Irishwoman' -- Augusta Gregory. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; BGH; DSBH; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 132 x 8. Weight in Grams: 114.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Picador
SKU
9780330419932
ISBN
9780330419932

€ 10.99
€ 10.64

Paperback. Editor(s): Kumar, Amitava (Associate Professor of English and Cultural Studies, Penn State University, USA). Num Pages: 312 pages, 4 line drawings. BIC Classification: DSB; JFFS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 254 x 178 x 19. Weight in Grams: 610.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Univ Of Minnesota Press
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
312
SKU
V9780816638376
ISBN
9780816638376

€ 27.05

Paperback. The Tao of Pooh & The Te of Piglet (Winnie-the-Pooh) Illustrator(s): Shephard, E. H. Num Pages: 432 pages, b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK; HPDF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 32. Weight in Grams: 462. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Egmont
SKU
KSS0002421
ISBN
9780416199253

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Peter Wolfe's study of Penelope Fitzgerald characterizes her work as having unerring dramatic judgment, a friendly and fluid style, and lyrical and precise descriptive passages. In this survey of Fitzgerald's life and career, he explains how shet brings resources of talent and craft, thought and feeling, courage and vulnerability, to her writing. Series: Understanding Contemporary British Literature. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 178 x 127 x 33. Weight in Grams: 417.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Univ of South Carolina Pr
SKU
V9781570035616
ISBN
9781570035616

€ 43.99
€ 11.67

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
SKU
V9783631645970
ISBN
9783631645970

€ 64.59

Paperback. In Print and the Poetics of Modern Drama, W. B. Worthen asks how the print form of drama bears on how we understand its dual identity. Num Pages: 224 pages, 12 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSG. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 13. Weight in Grams: 340.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
SKU
V9780521602693
ISBN
9780521602693

€ 44.45

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