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Literary studies: general

Paperback. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: BGLA; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 128 x 20. Weight in Grams: 258.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Bloomsbury Paperbacks
Condition
New
SKU
9781408842416
ISBN
9781408842416
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.33

Paperback. An accessible, wide-ranging and informed 2002 introduction to Shakespeare's history and Roman plays. Editor(s): Hattaway, Michael. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. Num Pages: 304 pages, 12 b/w illus. 3 tables. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSGS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 153 x 16. Weight in Grams: 460. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. 304 pages, 12 b/w illus. 3 tables. Editor(s): Hattaway, Michael. An accessible, wide-ranging and informed 2002 introduction to Shakespeare's history and Roman plays. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSGS. Dimension: 229 x 153 x 16. Weight: 484.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Edition
Edition Unstated
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521775397
ISBN
9780521775397
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.71

Paperback. Provides a rich new conceptual language to describe the movements of sex in nineteenth-century America before it solidified into the sexuality we know Series: America and the Long 19th Century. Num Pages: 265 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBF; JHBK5. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 223 x 156 x 19. Weight in Grams: 382.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
NYU Press
Number of pages
265
Condition
New
SKU
V9780814717417
ISBN
9780814717417
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.99
€ 26.35

Paperback. This book explores the intersections of Gothic, cultural, gender, queer, socio-economic and postcolonial theories in nineteenth-century British representations of sexuality, gender, class and race. Series: Gothic Literary Studies. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 141 x 16. Weight in Grams: 274.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
University of Wales Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780708324653
ISBN
9780708324653
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 25.24

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Continuum Publishing Corporation United States
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781623561116
ISBN
9781623561116
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.43

Paperback. Pat Barker is one of the leading British political and historical novelists of her generation. This introduction places her fiction in historical and theoretical contexts. Including a timeline of key dates and an interview with the author, Rawlinson establishes the cultural importance of her work and provides an overview of its critical reception. Series: New British Fiction. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 132 x 12. Weight in Grams: 216.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition
First Edition
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230001800
ISBN
9780230001800
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.00

Paperback. This companion volume to The Literature of Scotland: The Middle Ages to the Nineteenth Century examines the writing of the twentieth century. From The House with the Green Shutters to Trainspotting, this text provides a critical and historical context to the modern upsurge of writing in English, Scots and Gaelic. Num Pages: 384 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 22. Weight in Grams: 519.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230000377
ISBN
9780230000377
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.39

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 14.47

Hardcover. Pat Barker is one of the leading British political and historical novelists of her generation. This introduction places her fiction in historical and theoretical contexts. Including a timeline of key dates and an interview with the author, Rawlinson establishes the cultural importance of her work and provides an overview of its critical reception. Series: New British Fiction. Num Pages: 176 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 15. Weight in Grams: 308.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230001794
ISBN
9780230001794
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 68.67

Paperback. DIASPORA. In February of 1970, Thomas Lynch, aged twenty-one, bought a one-way ticket to Ireland. This work is part travelogue, part cultural study, part memoir and elegy, and part guidebook for what Lynch calls 'fellow pilgrims' working their way through their own and the larger histories. It is a hymn of praise to Ireland. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 2ABM; BGL; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 196 x 21. Weight in Grams: 256 300pp
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Vintage Books USA
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
9780099428190
ISBN
9780099428190
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.88

Paperback. Montaigne is known for his exploration of the subject or the self. This work discusses these and other aspects of Montaigne's work "Essais" as features in the mapping of a mental landscape. Taking passages from different chapters of the "Essais", it guides readers through Montaigne's investigation of the subtle shades and stirrings of the mind. Series: How to Read. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSBD; DSK; HPCB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 199 x 129 x 10. Weight in Grams: 114.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Granta Books
Number of pages
112
Condition
New
Edition
Reprint
SKU
V9781862079441
ISBN
9781862079441
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.97

Paperback. This study offers a different reading of the archaic lesbian poet, Sappho, whose poetry dates from the seventh century BC. Her presentation of many certitudes in the history of poetry, philosophy and sexuality are featured here. Num Pages: 218 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 213 x 141 x 15. Weight in Grams: 272.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
218
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226167565
ISBN
9780226167565
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.98

Hardcover. Suetonius was a man of letters writing under the emperors Trajan and Hadrian. This is a new English translation of his most important surviving work, "On the Study of Grammar and Rhetoric", which discussed Roman education and culture. It is a rich source of Roman cultural history. Num Pages: 430 pages, bibliography. BIC Classification: 2ADL; DNF; DSBB; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 224 x 145 x 28. Weight in Grams: 611.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
430
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198140917
ISBN
9780198140917
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 248.11

Paperback. In this perceptive and rich collection of essays, Toibin investigates the lives as well as the work of homosexual writers and artists of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: DSBF; DSBH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 196 x 132 x 20. Weight in Grams: 236.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Picador
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
Edition
Reprints
SKU
9780330491389
ISBN
9780330491389
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 11.10

Paperback. Series: Student Editions. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DD; DSBH; DSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 132 x 198 x 16. Weight in Grams: 128.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Bloomsbury Methuen Drama
Condition
New
SKU
9781474232326
ISBN
9781474232326
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.61

Paperback. Examines the changing relationship between art and pornography from the eighteenth to the early twentieth century. Num Pages: 264 pages, 24 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 153 x 16. Weight in Grams: 400.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
264
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521100953
ISBN
9780521100953
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 44.81

Paperback. A comprehensive guide to the richness and diversity of the Romantic field. This book includes 46 specially commissioned chapters by an international team of leading scholars and combines chapters offering background and contextual information with detailed readings of Romantic texts. Num Pages: 776 pages, 10 halftones. BIC Classification: DSA; DSBD; DSBF. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 244 x 188 x 48. Weight in Grams: 1372.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1ST
Number of pages
772
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199258406
ISBN
9780199258406
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 70.20

Paperback. Editor(s): Thompson, Gordon E. Num Pages: 222 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; DSBH; JFSL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
222
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9781138270565
ISBN
9781138270565
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 59.94

Paperback. The life of Rosamond Lehmann was as romantic and harrowing as that of any of her fictional heroines. Her first novel "Dusty Answer", became wildly successful, launching her career as a novelist. Just as her novels depicted the tempestuous lives of her heroines, Rosamond's personal life was to be full of heartbreaking affairs and lost loves. Num Pages: 512 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; BG; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 32. Weight in Grams: 358.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099730118
ISBN
9780099730118
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.45

Paperback. In this memoir, Flavia Leng paints a powerful portrait of her mother, Daphne du Maurier. She presents an account of an unusual childhood, and reveals du Maurier's deep attachment to Cornwall and her withdrawal from family and friends. Num Pages: 208 pages, 24pp b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; BG; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 15. Weight in Grams: 188. Clean copy with some shelf wear, minor nicks and bumps on cover but otherwise clean
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Mainstream Publishing
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KSS0006296
ISBN
9781840181906
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. Editor(s): Balderston, Daniel; Masiello, Francine. Series: Approaches to Teaching World Literature (Paperback). Num Pages: 169 pages. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 226 x 152 x 11. Weight in Grams: 249.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
The Modern Language Association of America
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780873528184
ISBN
9780873528184
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.69

Hardcover. The defeat of the Ottomans by the Holy League fleet at Lepanto (1571) was among the most celebrated international events of the sixteenth century. The Battle of Lepanto anthologizes the work of twenty-two poets who composed Latin poetry in response to the news of the battle, the largest Mediterranean naval encounter since antiquity. Series: The I Tatti Renaissance Library. Num Pages: 532 pages, Illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white). BIC Classification: DSBD; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 142 x 203 x 30. Weight in Grams: 670.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Harvard University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674725423
ISBN
9780674725423
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 38.99
€ 35.14

Paperback. Series: The history of literature. Num Pages: 336 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DNF; DSB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 136 x 20. Weight in Grams: 446.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1983
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
Edition
1983rd Edition
SKU
V9780333271391
ISBN
9780333271391
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 40.57

Hardcover. This is the first study of gesture in Shakespeare, tackling not only those gestures declared in the text, but also drawing on recent scholarship on kinesics and gestural codes to shed new light on practice. Through theoretical and practical analysis of the role of gesture, Tunstall argues that it must be seen within a network of non-verbal acts. Series: Shakespeare in Practice. Num Pages: 200 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JB; 3JD; AN; DSB; DSGS. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 13. Weight in Grams: 381.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
Edition
1st ed. 2090
SKU
V9780230276413
ISBN
9780230276413
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 81.13

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