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Paperback. An exploration of 'pataphysics, or the science of imaginary solutions. It covers the tangled history of 'pataphysics, discussing the tension between science and poetics, in order to demonstrate that 'pataphysics constitutes an intrinsic, but neglected, cornerstone of postmodernity itself. Series: Avant-garde and Modernism Studies. Num Pages: 152 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSC; HPCF; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 12. Weight in Grams: 222.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Northwestern University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810118775
ISBN
9780810118775

€ 43.81

Hardcover. Series: New Horizons in Contemporary Writing. Num Pages: 344 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 174 x 31. Weight in Grams: 664.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Condition
New
SKU
V9781628921632
ISBN
9781628921632

€ 127.16

Paperback. Shows that, under the influence of the popular geography of the eighteenth century, an increasing number of literary works began to make use of actual topographical data. The author demonstrates that the kinship between geographical and literary representations of topography went further: they underwent parallel developments. Num Pages: 233 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBD; HBLH; RG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 158 x 226 x 15. Weight in Grams: 358.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034312578
ISBN
9783034312578

€ 61.65

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
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198146186
ISBN
9780198146186

€ 32.24

Paperback. Designed to help electronic literature move into the classroom, this book addresses its major genres, the challenges it poses to traditional literary theory, and the complex and compelling issues at stake. It develops a theoretical framework for understanding how electronic literature draws on the print tradition. Series: Ward-Phillips Lectures in English Language & Literature. Num Pages: 192 pages, 15 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 142 x 13. Weight in Grams: 416.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
University of Notre Dame Press United States
Edition
1st
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9780268030858
ISBN
9780268030858

€ 20.99
€ 20.29

Paperback. Gerard Carruthers' SCOTNOTE study guide focuses on three novels: The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, The Master of Ballantrae, and The Ebb-Tide. Suitable for senior school pupils and students at all levels. Series: Scotnotes Study Guides. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 211 x 134 x 4. Weight in Grams: 98.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Association for Scottish Literary Studies
Condition
New
SKU
V9780948877568
ISBN
9780948877568

€ 9.04

Hardback. Exploring as to how a sense of being 'a Christian', or of 'Christian identity', was shaped within the setting of the Jewish and Graeco-Roman world, this work shows that, there were similarities and differences in the ways Jews and others were thinking about themselves, and asks what made early Christianity distinctive. Num Pages: 384 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3D; DSBB; HBG; HRCC1; HRCM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 226 x 149 x 31. Weight in Grams: 630.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199262892
ISBN
9780199262892

€ 257.67

Paperback. Originally published in 1995, this book explores American short story sequences as a twentieth-century genre. Editor(s): Kennedy, J. Gerald. Num Pages: 240 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 229 x 153 x 13. Weight in Grams: 384.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521172622
ISBN
9780521172622

€ 44.78

Paperback. Editor(s): Ahlquist, Dale. Num Pages: 144 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 190 x 129 x 10. Weight in Grams: 166.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Dover Publications Inc. United States
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486481159
ISBN
9780486481159

€ 8.07

Hardback. During Iolo Morganwg's lifetime Britain was obsessed with literary forgery. This book reveals the unexpected connections and hidden influences behind Britain's most successful (and hence, perhaps, least visible) Romantic forger. It explores Iolo's own strongly-held ideas about the Truth-historical, literary and religious. Series: Iolo Morganwg and the Romantic Tradition in Wales. Num Pages: 178 pages, Illustrations, ports, 1 map. BIC Classification: 2AFW; DSBD; DSC. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 241 x 165 x 19. Weight in Grams: 654.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
University of Wales Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
178
Condition
New
SKU
V9780708320624
ISBN
9780708320624

€ 25.26

Paperback. Num Pages: 384 pages, 57 illustrations. BIC Classification: CBX; DSBB; HDDM; HRKP5. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 254 x 200 x 23. Weight in Grams: 922.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781481175265
ISBN
9781481175265

€ 38.99
€ 36.67

Hardback. Num Pages: 80 pages, drawings & photographs. BIC Classification: 2AB; AJCP; DSBF; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 241 x 175 x 17. Weight in Grams: 494.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
The British Council Visual Arts Publications United Kingdom
Number of pages
80
Condition
New
SKU
V9780863553776
ISBN
9780863553776

€ 21.54

Hardback. Series: Islandica. Num Pages: 214 pages, 3 maps. BIC Classification: 2ACSX; DSBB; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 16. Weight in Grams: 472.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Cornell University Library, Division of Rare & Manuscripts Collections United States
Number of pages
214
Condition
New
SKU
V9780935995206
ISBN
9780935995206

€ 65.15

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
Condition
New
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
Condition
New
SKU
KTJ0051228
ISBN
9780340637876

€ 12.99
€ 10.10

Paperback. Num Pages: 408 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 153 x 27. Weight in Grams: 624.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Continuum Publishing Corporation United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
408
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441161406
ISBN
9781441161406

€ 30.99
€ 30.26

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
€ 51.33

Paperback. A comparative study of the texts by eight female authors writing in French and German - Marie Darrieussecq, Amelie Nothomb, Lorette Nobecourt, Alina Reyes, Sibylle Berg, Jenny Erpenbeck, Monika Maron and Charlotte Roche - in terms of an aesthetics of disgust and asks to what extent disgust can be seen as a useful tool for feminist criticism. Series: Studies in Contemporary Women's Writing. Num Pages: 286 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DSB; DSBH; DSBH5; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 162 x 15. Weight in Grams: 430.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034308625
ISBN
9783034308625

€ 53.63

Hardcover. Num Pages: 222 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 30. Weight in Grams: 382.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1981
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
223
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333281017
ISBN
9780333281017

€ 150.39
€ 144.60

Paperback. Fitzgerald's second 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: 568 pages, 3 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK; FC; FYB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 215 x 137 x 17. Weight in Grams: 712.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
568
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521170444
ISBN
9780521170444

€ 30.47

Paperback. "The Frame translation of the complete essays was initially published in 1957 in The complete works of Montaigne."--T.p. verso. Editor(s): Frame, Donald M. Translator(s): Frame, Donald M. Num Pages: 908 pages. BIC Classification: 3JB; DNF; DSBD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 5766 x 3887 x 47. Weight in Grams: 1225.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1958
Publisher
Stanford University Press Stanford, CA
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
906
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804704861
ISBN
9780804704861

€ 41.99
€ 37.45

Paperback. Marie de France's beautiful poems of courtly love, enchantment and mystery are now available in a Norton Critical Edition. Editor(s): Gilbert, Dorothy. Translator(s): Gilbert, Dorothy. Series: Norton Critical Editions. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DCF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 211 x 129 x 25. Weight in Grams: 400.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Number of pages
432
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393932683
ISBN
9780393932683

€ 19.06

Paperback. This reference guide to Yeats' work, uses Yeats' non-poetic writing, the principle Yeats criticism and the writings of his friends and critics to reveal the depth of his meanings. It identifies geographical, historical and literary references from classical antiquity to Irish culture. Series: Irish Studies. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBF; DSBH; DSC; GBC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 322.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Syracuse University Press
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780815627708
ISBN
9780815627708

€ 25.89

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
Condition
New
SKU
V9783039118458
ISBN
9783039118458

€ 53.99
€ 52.48

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