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Hardback. These volumes will present, in some cases for the first time, the lives and works of a coterie of Nonconformist women writers from the West Country. Num Pages: 1904 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DQ; DSBD; DSBF; JFSJ1. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 3578.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
1904
Condition
New
SKU
V9781851961542
ISBN
9781851961542

€ 210.79

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

€ 51.99
€ 49.76

Paperback. Num Pages: 208 pages, 10. BIC Classification: DSB; JFSJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 12. Weight in Grams: 285.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Cornell University Press Ithaca
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801488320
ISBN
9780801488320

€ 32.99
€ 32.04

Paperback. A study of the interrelationship of the Victorian novel with other forms of writings, arguing that the whole literary culture was concerned with the production of Victorian values, including novels, an active part in the compromise between aristocratic and middle class cultures in this period. Num Pages: 201 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSBF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 12. Weight in Grams: 276.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition
1st ed. 1989
Condition
New
SKU
V9781349197705
ISBN
9781349197705

€ 45.81

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Research & Education Association,U.S. United States
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780878910311
ISBN
9780878910311

€ 8.99
€ 8.70

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

€ 151.30

Paperback. Num Pages: black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB; HRCG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 190 x 20. Weight in Grams: 531.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Baker Academic
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801039447
ISBN
9780801039447

€ 20.99
€ 18.93

Paperback. This volume in the Arthurian Characters and Themes series treats the fascinating character of Perceval, the naive and flawed but gifted youth who becomes the Grail hero in some texts and yet is eclipsed in others by Galahad. Also includes eight musical examples. Editor(s): Groos, Arthur; Lacy, Norris J. Series: Arthurian Characters & Themes. Num Pages: 300 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBB; DSRC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138. Weight in Grams: 589.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
300
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138978164
ISBN
9781138978164

€ 50.55

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

€ 25.16

Paperback. Features 'The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction', 'The Task of the Translator' and 'Theses on the Philosophy of History', as well as essays on Kafka, storytelling, Baudelaire, Brecht's epic theatre, and Proust. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 2AB; 3JH; 3JJ; DSBF; HPCD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 136 x 215 x 21. Weight in Grams: 294.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Bodley Head
Condition
New
SKU
9781847923868
ISBN
9781847923868

€ 99.99
€ 13.14

Paperback. This book advances a new cultural reading of the formation of the British novel. Rejecting a teleological narrative of the genre's 'rise' and through close analysis of key texts, the authors present a dynamic picture of the emergence of the novel, which focuses upon formal innovation, social engagement, and artistic and commercial competition. Num Pages: 280 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 15. Weight in Grams: 362.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333628546
ISBN
9780333628546

€ 40.92

Hardback. This text presents an advanced introduction to the work of Mikhail Bakhtin, focusing on the concepts of carnival, dialogism and historicism. It examines the impact of the historical context in the Soviet Union and to the importance of his own dialogic mode of discourse. Series: Contributions to the Study of World Literature. Num Pages: 200 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DVU; 2AGR; DSA; DSBH; JPF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 12. Weight in Grams: 459.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313295263
ISBN
9780313295263

€ 66.12

Paperback. A full, post-glasnost critical biography of Mikhail Bulgakov (1891-1940). Series: Major European Authors Series. Num Pages: 340 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AGR; BGL; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 21. Weight in Grams: 536.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521122467
ISBN
9780521122467

€ 36.32

Paperback. Series: Exilstudien/Exile Studies. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: CB; DSBH; HB; JF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 225 x 17. Weight in Grams: 364.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Condition
New
SKU
V9783039101801
ISBN
9783039101801

€ 54.21

Hardback. Blending comparative literary and cultural studies with gender studies and genetic studies, this book analyses the work of British writers and painters whom Proust recognized as precursors in the aesthetic representation of the taboo subject of homosexuality. Series Editor(s): Stannard, Professor Martin; Walker, Professor Greg. Series: Studies in European Cultural Transition. Num Pages: 248 pages, Includes 18 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JH; 5SG; AC; DSBF; DSK; JFC; JFSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 523.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9780754605188
ISBN
9780754605188

€ 133.53

Paperback. Editor(s): Boyd, Matthieu. Num Pages: 616 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBB; HBJD; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 36. Weight in Grams: 839.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
University of Notre Dame Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780268037369
ISBN
9780268037369

€ 50.99
€ 45.68

Paperback. 'York Notes Advanced' offer an accessible approach to English Literature. This series has been completely updated to meet the needs of today's A-level and undergraduate students. Written by established literature experts, 'York Notes Advanced' introduce students to more sophisticated analysis, a range of critical perspectives and wider contexts. Series: York Notes Advanced. Num Pages: 136 pages. BIC Classification: DSBD; DSG. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 210 x 146 x 8. Weight in Grams: 182.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited United Kingdom
Edition
2 Rev ed
Number of pages
136
Condition
New
SKU
V9780582431614
ISBN
9780582431614

€ 9.99
€ 9.50

Paperback. Editor(s): Chandler, John. Series: MIP Teams Middle English Texts Series. Num Pages: 110 pages. BIC Classification: 2ABC; 3H; DSBB; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 254 x 178 x 8. Weight in Grams: 272.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Medieval Institute Publications
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781580442046
ISBN
9781580442046

€ 17.38

Paperback. Tolkien's famous translations and lectures on the story of two fifth-century heroes in northern Europe. Editor(s): Bliss, Alan. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 2ABA; DSBB; FL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 130 x 14. Weight in Grams: 152.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
HarperCollins
Condition
New
SKU
9780261103559
ISBN
9780261103559

€ 11.99
€ 8.39

Paperback. Sets out and assesses the work of famous sexologists as well as the cultural context and impact of their work. Contributions from a range of scholars in different disciplines which gives the volume a true interdisciplinary appeal. Individual chapters outline a broad range of critical methodologies. Editor(s): Bland, Lucy; Doan, Laura L. Num Pages: 248 pages. BIC Classification: DSBF; DSBH; JFC; JMU. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 155 x 19. Weight in Grams: 425.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Polity Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745619835
ISBN
9780745619835

€ 25.66

Paperback. A novella that tells how through a simple sexual admission a husband and wife ware driven apart into rival worlds of erotic revenge. Translator(s): Davies, J.M.Q. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 2ACG; DSBF; DSK; FA; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 129 x 9. Weight in Grams: 98. Good clean copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141182247
ISBN
9780141182247

€ 9.45

Hardback. In this deconstructive critique of the work of Henry James representation taken in a series of senses, from the formal and linguistic to the social and political is the focus of the book. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 2ABM; DSBF; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 20. Weight in Grams: 402.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804726177
ISBN
9780804726177

€ 54.99
€ 53.16

Paperback. The Pen and the People explores how eighteenth-century men and women learned to write letters, why they used them, and the impact of letter writing on their lives and wider culture. Capturing actual dialogues between correspondents, it reveals the intimate lives of ordinary people. Num Pages: 368 pages, 34 black and white images. BIC Classification: HBJD1; HBLH; HBLL; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 155 x 18. Weight in Grams: 660.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
368
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199602186
ISBN
9780199602186

€ 39.89

Paperback. Called "the most important critic of his time" by Hannah Arendt, Walter Benjamin has only become more influential over the years. Suitable for any scholar wrestling with Benjamin's work, this title offers a look at the man behind much of the twentieth century's most significant criticism. Editor(s): Scholen, Gershom; Adorno, Theodor W. Translator(s): Jacobson, Manfred R.; Jacobson, Evelyn M. Num Pages: 674 pages, 2 halftones. BIC Classification: BJ; DSB; HPCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 226 x 159 x 37. Weight in Grams: 930.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
674
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226042381
ISBN
9780226042381

€ 30.99
€ 29.83

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