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Literary studies: general

Paperback. 'Dazzling' John Updike Num Pages: 224 pages, b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 199 x 14. Weight in Grams: 168. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Picador
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
1st
SKU
KKD0006315
ISBN
9780330354912
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 17.95

Paperback. 'Dazzling' John Updike Num Pages: 224 pages, b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 199 x 14. Weight in Grams: 168. Clean copy with some shelf wear, minor nicks and bumps on cover but otherwise clean
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Picador
Condition
Used, Good
Edition
1st
SKU
KSS0004963
ISBN
9780330354912
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 17.95

Paperback. A selection of talks on five of Euripides' plays, "Bacchae", "Medea", "Hippolytus", "Electra" and "Trojan Women". Num Pages: 144 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DSBB. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 139 x 13. Weight in Grams: 218.
Publisher
Duckworth Publishers
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853997129
ISBN
9781853997129
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.08

Hardcover. Alan Jacobs offers a witty, literate, and accessible guide for aspiring readers, offering tips on what to read and how to get the most out of it. Each chapter focuses on one aspect of approaching literary fiction or poetry or even the Bible, from reading responsively, to rereading, to reading on electronic devices. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; DSB; WDH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 145 x 213 x 19. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199747498
ISBN
9780199747498
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 14.23

Paperback. Building on the formula of "York Notes", this Advanced series introduces students to more sophisticated analysis and wider critical perspectives. The notes enable students to appreciate contrasting interpretations of the text and to develop their own critical thinking. Series: York Notes Advanced. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 4KLR; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 147 x 7. Weight in Grams: 152.
Publisher
Longman London
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780582329317
ISBN
9780582329317
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.97

Hardcover. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: CFG; DSB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 158 x 25. Weight in Grams: 662. Keywords: "Subjects - Poetry, Drama & Criticism - History & Criticism - Literary Studies,Subjects - Poetry, Drama & Criticism - History & Criticism - Poetry & Poets,Subjects - Society, Politics & Philosophy - So"
Publisher
Purdue University Press
Number of pages
352
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
Condition
New
SKU
KHS0059151
ISBN
9781557530684
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 30.99
€ 17.95

Hardcover. Albert examines the strong impact jazz and the blues have had on fiction. The annotated listing of 400 novels, short stories and jazz fiction criticism will serve as a resource for those doing research in both music and literature. Series: Bibliographies & Indexes in World Literature. Num Pages: 136 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGJ; AVGK; DSB; GBCR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 11. Weight in Grams: 370.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Edition
Annotated edition
Number of pages
136
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313289989
ISBN
9780313289989
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 44.74

Paperback. A volume of notes, impressions of travel, of friends, of public and private events - elicited by the author's reading. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: BG; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 20. Weight in Grams: 200. A Year of Favourite Books. 272 pages. A volume of notes, impressions of travel, of friends, of public and private events - elicited by the author's reading. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: BG; DSB. Dimension: 197 x 129 x 20. Weight: 194.
Publisher
Canongate Books
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841958217
ISBN
9781841958217
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.49

Paperback. Editor(s): Alderson, Valerie. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 528 pages. BIC Classification: DSBF; DSK; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 26. Weight in Grams: 364.
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199538119
ISBN
9780199538119
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.97

Paperback. Features Abbie who accompanies her family to the soon-to-be-state of Nebraska. There, in 1865, she marries and settles into her own sod house. This novel describes Abbie's years of child-raising, of making a frontier home able to withstand every adversity. Refusing to be broken by hard experience, Abbie sets a joyful example for her family. Num Pages: 307 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK; FA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 5487 x 3556 x 19. Weight in Grams: 363.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Publisher
University of Nebraska Press United States
Number of pages
307
Condition
New
Edition
Reprint
SKU
V9780803259225
ISBN
9780803259225
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.30

Paperback. Applying the metaphor of the 'border crossing' from one temporal or spatial territory into another, Border Crossing: Russian Literature into Film examines the way classic Russian texts have been altered to suit new cinematic environments. Editor(s): Burry, Alexander (Ohio State University); White, Frederick (Utah Valley University). BIC Classification: 1DVU; APFA; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474425919
ISBN
9781474425919
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.10

Paperback. Revised and updated throughout, the third edition of this best-selling book traces the development of one of the world's richest literatures from the old English period to the present day. It now features a full chapter on the contemporary period, with more on genres and the impact of globalisation. Series: Palgrave Foundations Series. Num Pages: 464 pages, 65 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 189 x 246 x 23. Weight in Grams: 890.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
464
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
3rd edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230368316
ISBN
9780230368316
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.34

Paperback. While the battles for modern art and society were being fought in France and Spain, it has seemed a betrayal that John Betjeman and John Piper were in love with a provincial world of old churches and tea-shops. In this multi-awardwinning book, the author tells a different story. Num Pages: 320 pages, 79 illustrations, 48 in colour. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 2AB; ACX; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 154 x 31. Weight in Grams: 784.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Thames and Hudson Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
9780500289723
ISBN
9780500289723
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 19.34

Hardcover. This stimulating and comprehensive study of A. S. Byatt's work spans virtually her entire career and offers insightful readings of all of Byatt's fictions up to and including The Children's Book (2009). The authors also consider her role as a critic, cultural commentator and public intellectual. Series Editor(s): Lea, Daniel. Series: Contemporary British Novelists. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 222 x 145 x 21. Weight in Grams: 400.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Manchester University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719066528
ISBN
9780719066528
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 97.83

Hardcover. Covers a variety of authors and topics related to the New Criticism of the 1920s-1950s in America. This title traces the history of the New Criticism as a movement, considers theoretical and practical aspects of various proponents, and assesses the record of subsequent engagement with its tenets. Editor(s): Drake, Alfred J. Num Pages: 195 pages. BIC Classification: DSA; DSBH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 214 x 162 x 20. Weight in Grams: 420.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Condition
New
SKU
V9781443823302
ISBN
9781443823302
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 55.60

Hardcover. Written by authorities on Nasir-i Khusraw and Persian literature, and originally presented as papers at a conference at SOAS, University of London, the chapters here cover topics ranging from metaphysics, cosmology and ontology, to prophecy, rhythm and structure, the analysis of individual poems and the matter of authorship. Editor(s): Hunsberger, Alice C. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 2BXF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 239 x 166 x 34. Weight in Grams: 736.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris in Association with the Institute of Ismaili Studies
Number of pages
160
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780761305
ISBN
9781780761305
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 39.56

Paperback. This work is part of the "Continuum Contemporaries" series giving readers accessible and informative introductions to 30 of the most popular, most acclaimed and most influential contemporary novels. It contains a biography of the novelist and a full-length study of the novel. Series: Continuum Contemporaries Series. Num Pages: 84 pages, further reading. BIC Classification: 1KBC; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 189 x 138 x 7. Weight in Grams: 108. An excellent, clean copy
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Continuum New York
Number of pages
84
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
KRS0018484
ISBN
9780826452337
Paperback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 5.28

Hardcover.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904271703
ISBN
9781904271703
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 101.96

Paperback. In a resolute deviation from the governing totality of the phallus, the very site of difference, Reading from Behind offers a radical reorientation of the anus and its role in the collective imaginary Num Pages: 300 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; JFSJ; JFSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783607549
ISBN
9781783607549
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.80

Hardcover. In a resolute deviation from the governing totality of the phallus, the very site of difference, Reading from Behind offers a radical reorientation of the anus and its role in the collective imaginary. Num Pages: 300 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; JFSJ; JFSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783607556
ISBN
9781783607556
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 75.84

Paperback. William Allan's Very Short Introduction provides a concise and lively guide to the major authors, genres, and periods of classical literature. Drawing upon a wealth of material, he reveals just what makes the 'classics' such masterpieces and why they continue to influence and fascinate today. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 160 pages, Approx. 8 black and white illustrations and 2 maps. BIC Classification: 2ADL; 2AHA; DSBB. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 176 x 126 x 9. Weight in Grams: 128.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199665457
ISBN
9780199665457
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.82

Paperback. * Highly entertaining account of four journeys into the Himalayas and Tibet * Includes a ground-breaking survey of the history of early Tibet Num Pages: 320 pages, Section: 16, colour. BIC Classification: 1FPCT; 1KBB; 2ADF; DSBH; DSK; JFHF; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 203 x 128 x 21. Weight in Grams: 388. 8vo .Good copy
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Abacus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
New Ed
SKU
KEX0293712
ISBN
9780349111421
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. Series: The New Critical Idiom. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 179 x 197 x 25. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Routledge
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415596947
ISBN
9780415596947
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.39

Paperback. Graham Allen provides both an introduction to and review of the critical responses to Mary Shelley's major fictions, from the Romantic period to the present day, while also pushing debates forward. The book moves beyond Frankenstein, presenting new readings of other texts such as Matilda, Valperga, The Last Man and Lodore. Series: Critical Issues. Num Pages: 240 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 214 x 138 x 15. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230019096
ISBN
9780230019096
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.29

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