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Literary studies: general

Paperback. This edition of the play brings it up to date in terms of the advances made in Aristophanic scholarship in the past 60 years. It reports on manuscripts, papyri and testimonial sources of the text, offering an account of its history and a review of the transmission of the entire Aristophanic corpus. Series: Clarendon Paperbacks. Num Pages: 308 pages, bibliography. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DD; DSBB; DSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 203 x 129 x 19. Weight in Grams: 356.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1990
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
308
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198144960
ISBN
9780198144960
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.03

Hardcover. This is a new edition, the first for thirty years, with introduction and commentary, of one of only eleven preserved plays of Aristophanes, the greatest master of the Athenian comic theatre. The commentary focuses on the realities of day-to-day life in the ancient world and includes an examination of the practical problems of staging. Num Pages: 404 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 2AHA; DD; DSBB; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 224 x 145 x 28. Weight in Grams: 639.
Publisher
Clarendon Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198140818
ISBN
9780198140818
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 293.99

Paperback. Suitable for all students of Greek theatre and literature, this book examines the dramatic elements of plot, character, language and spectacle that combine to produce pity and fear in the audience, and asks why we derive pleasure from this apparently painful process. Editor(s): Heath, Malcolm. Translator(s): Heath, Malcolm. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 2AB; DNF; DSA; DSBB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 129 x 9. Weight in Grams: 112.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140446364
ISBN
9780140446364
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.26

Paperback. A founding text of European aestheticism and literary criticism, Poetics underpins our moden understanding of imaginative writing. Anthony Kenny's new translation is accompanied by associated material from Plato, Sir Philip Sidney, P. B. Shelley, and Dorothy L. Sayers and a wide-ranging introduction. Translator(s): Kenny, Sir Anthony. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DSBB; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 10. Weight in Grams: 124.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199608362
ISBN
9780199608362
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.97

Hardcover. Domestic Biographies Series: Studies on Themes and Motifs in Literature. Num Pages: 196 pages, 99, ill. BIC Classification: AM; DSBF; DSBH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 232 x 17. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2nd ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433112492
ISBN
9781433112492
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 76.34

Paperback. Deals with the cut-and-thrust of warfare and politics: the ever-topical matter of Britain's relationship with continental Europe, and of its military interests overseas. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 2ABC; DSBB; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 12. Weight in Grams: 150.
Publisher
Faber and Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571249480
ISBN
9780571249480
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.97

Paperback. Examines four plays by a British playwright, all written between 1995 and 1999 within the context of the "Cool Britannia", or "In-Yer-Face" London theatre movement of the 1990s. This book analyzes her plays as products of a long history of theatrical convention and experimentation, rather than trend. Num Pages: 234 pages. BIC Classification: ANC; ANH; DSB; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 152 x 226 x 14. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034315654
ISBN
9783034315654
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 64.05

Hardcover.
Publisher
Continuum Publishing Corporation United States
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441189080
ISBN
9781441189080
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 91.57

Paperback. "Artaud remains one of the significant and influential theorists of modern theatre."--Gerald Rabkin, Rutgers University Editor(s): Sontag, Susan. Num Pages: 720 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DN; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 211 x 143 x 43. Weight in Grams: 872.
Publisher
University of California Press United States
Number of pages
720
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1988
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520064430
ISBN
9780520064430
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 35.35

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 19.87

Paperback. The revealing and deeply moving autobiography of one of the greatest American playwrights of the twentieth century Num Pages: 688 pages, 32 pp b/w intergrated. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ABM; BGA; DSBH; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 129 x 197 x 44. Weight in Grams: 550. A Life. 688 pages, 32 pp b/w intergrated. The revealing and deeply moving autobiography of one of the greatest American playwrights of the twentieth century. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ABM; BGA; DSBH; DSG. Dimension: 129 x 197 x 44. Weight: 550.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Number of pages
688
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408836316
ISBN
9781408836316
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 14.91

Paperback. With detailed analysis of the text, discussions on themes, historical backgrounds and author biographies, York Notes offers students the best insight into the world of English Literature. Series: York Notes Advanced. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 4KLR; DSBF; DSK. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College); (UA) A / AS level; (XR) Revision / study guides. Dimension: 209 x 147 x 9. Weight in Grams: 192.
Publisher
Trans-Atlantic Publications, Inc.
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405861809
ISBN
9781405861809
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.97

Paperback. The field of monster studies has grown significantly over the past few years and this companion provides a comprehensive guide to the study of monsters and the monstrous from historical, regional and thematic perspectives. The collection reflects the truly multi-disciplinary nature of monster studies, bringing in scholars from literature. Editor(s): Mittman, Asa Simon; Dendle, Peter J. Num Pages: 598 pages, Includes 71 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBH; JFHF. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 243 x 174 x 38. Weight in Grams: 1256.
Publisher
Ashgate Pub Co
Number of pages
598
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472418012
ISBN
9781472418012
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 75.09

Hardcover. This work looks at the "ginans", a large corpus of hymns and poems composed in a variety of Indic languages, written over several centuries. It examines their characteristics and explores the Khojki script in which they were written, also noting their continuing influence. Series: Ismaili Heritage Series. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FM; 2B; DSB; HRH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 225 x 148 x 26. Weight in Grams: 444.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860647581
ISBN
9781860647581
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 34.36

Hardcover. Series: Clarendon Ancient History Series. Num Pages: 384 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2ADL; DSBB; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 148 x 225 x 33. Weight in Grams: 618.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199290529
ISBN
9780199290529
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 77.00

Paperback. Good clean copy
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Cliffs Notes
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
KEX0239955
ISBN
9780764586613
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. This was the first major theoretical account of a wide range of post-colonial texts and their relation to the larger issues of post-colonial culture, and remains one of the most significant works published in this field. Series: New Accents. Num Pages: 296 pages, notes, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1KL; DSBH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 200 x 127 x 21. Weight in Grams: 338.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
296
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415280204
ISBN
9780415280204
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.18

Paperback. Previous ed. published under title: Key concepts in post-colonial studies. Series: Routledge Key Guides. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH5; GBC; HBTR. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 27. Weight in Grams: 474.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
268
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415661911
ISBN
9780415661911
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 38.99
€ 37.46

Hardcover. Editor(s): Ashton, Gail. Num Pages: 448 pages. BIC Classification: DSBB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 189. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
CONTINUUM INTL PUBLISHING GRP
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441129604
ISBN
9781441129604
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 169.56

Paperback. A guide to Chaucer's poem "The Canterbury Tales" which introduces readers to Chaucer's life and times and reconsiders both the impact and the context of its inception. It details Chaucer's cultural and literary world, as well as reviews the publishing history of the Tales. Series: A Reader's Guides. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBB; DSC. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 146 x 215 x 10. Weight in Grams: 174.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826489364
ISBN
9780826489364
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.87

Paperback. A guide to Annie Proulx's novel "Postcards" and her short story "Brokeback Mountain" that features a biography of the author, an analysis of the texts, a summary of the their popular and critical reception, a discussion of the film adaptation of "Brokeback Mountain" and its reception. Series: Continuum Contemporaries Series. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 190 x 135 x 11. Weight in Grams: 156. Series: Continuum Contemporaries Series. 96 pages. A guide to Annie Proulx's novel "Postcards" and her short story "Brokeback Mountain" that features a biography of the author, an analysis of the texts, a summary of the their popular and critical reception, a discussion of the film adaptation of "Brokeback Mountain" and its reception. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Dimension: 190 x 135 x 11. Weight: 156.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847064554
ISBN
9781847064554
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.74

Paperback. Num Pages: 248 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 143 x 216 x 17. Weight in Grams: 338.
Publisher
Continuum Publishing Corporation United States
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781623568191
ISBN
9781623568191
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.19

Paperback. Enable students to achieve their best grade in AS/A-level English Literature with this year-round course companion; designed to instil in-depth textual understanding as students read, analyse and revise Tess of the D'Urbervilles throughout the course. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 4KLR; DSBF; DSK. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 192 x 248 x 7. Weight in Grams: 266.
Publisher
Hodder Education
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Illustrated
Condition
New
SKU
V9781471854019
ISBN
9781471854019
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.89

Paperback. Num Pages: 174 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJ; DSBH; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 140 x 12. Weight in Grams: 280.
Publisher
Northcote House Publishers Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
3rd
Condition
New
SKU
V9780746312087
ISBN
9780746312087
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.94

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