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Literary studies: general

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.31

Paperback. The Weimar period (1919-1933) generated an immense wealth of writings that recorded impressions of daily life in the German capital of Berlin. This book offers an original approach to literary journalism of the time by exploring how writers Joseph Roth, Gabriele Tergit and Kurt Tucholsky engaged with the space of Berlin on the page. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBH; HBLL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 152 x 225 x 14. Weight in Grams: 356.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034318341
ISBN
9783034318341
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 55.23

Hardcover. Features essays that focus on the multi-faceted relationship between German/Austrian literature and the cinema screen. This book includes Scholars from Ireland, Great Britain, Germany, Switzerland, Luxembourg, Portugal, USA and Canada who present critical readings of a range of transpositions of German-language texts to film. Series: Amsterdamer Beitrage zur Neueren Germanistik. Num Pages: 384 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 2ACG; APF; DSB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 248 x 166 x 25. Weight in Grams: 720.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Editions Rodopi
Condition
New
SKU
V9789042022843
ISBN
9789042022843
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 111.35

Hardcover. An excellent, clean copy
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Berg Publishers Oxford
Edition
First Edition
Number of pages
236
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KRS0018701
ISBN
9780854969098
Hardback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 14.72

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; 4KL; DSBH; DSG. Category: (UA) A / AS level. Dimension: 210 x 145 x 7. Weight in Grams: 172.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited United Kingdom
Edition
2 ed
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780582414686
ISBN
9780582414686
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.97

Paperback. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 2ABM; BGA; DSBF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 202 x 137 x 19. Weight in Grams: 367.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Dover Publications Inc. United States
Edition
Dover ed
Number of pages
384
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486285085
ISBN
9780486285085
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 15.46

Paperback. This biography of the Nobel-Prize-winning writer Saul Bellow explores how the child of poor Russian Jewish immigrants became a world-famous author. It demonstrates how Bellow's work thrived on contradiction and adversity. Num Pages: 704 pages, portraits. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ABM; BG; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 220. Weight in Grams: 810. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Faber and Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0002320
ISBN
9780571209682
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. Cicero's courtroom speeches are the most significant examples we have of the art of the ancient Roman advocate. This collection of essays aims to set them in the context of the Roman legal system and of ancient techniques of persuasion, and to compare their methods with those available to modern advocates. Editor(s): Powell, Jonathan; Paterson, Jeremy. Num Pages: 464 pages, Illustrations, map. BIC Classification: 2ADL; DSBB; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 235 x 157 x 28. Weight in Grams: 676.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
464
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780199298297
ISBN
9780199298297
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 108.24

Hardcover. 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
Edition
1st edition
SKU
V9780199262892
ISBN
9780199262892
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 251.67

Hardcover. An indispensable guide to the latest scholarship in the field of Roman Studies. Over fifty distinguished scholars elucidate the contribution of material as well as literary culture to our understanding of the Roman world, and suggest pathways for fresh investigations. Editor(s): Barchiesi, Alessandro; Scheidel, Walter. Series: Oxford Handbooks. Num Pages: 976 pages, 50 in-text illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; ACG; DSBB; HBLA1; HDDK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 251 x 177 x 57. Weight in Grams: 1802.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
976
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199211524
ISBN
9780199211524
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 159.37

Hardcover. In this powerful and authoritative study Borbala Farago provides the fullest account yet of the work of a major figure in twentieth-century Irish literature as well as in contemporary women's writing. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 162 x 243 x 24. Weight in Grams: 532.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Cork University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782050889
ISBN
9781782050889
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 49.00
€ 38.37

Paperback. Since the Berlin Wall came down, the German playwright Heiner Mueller has travelled freely in Europe, speaking to students and experimental groups. This book contains an introduction to Mueller's work and a selection of his plays, poetry, short prose and essays. Translator(s): Henning, Marc Von. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 2ACD; 2ACG; AN; DN; DSBH; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 223 x 155 x 14. Weight in Grams: 268.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Faber & Faber United Kingdom
Edition
Main
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571175284
ISBN
9780571175284
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.78

Paperback. A personal memoir of a great writer and a rare and important spiritual autobiography Series: Virago Modern Classics. Num Pages: 176 pages, 5 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 2ACD; BGA; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 12. Weight in Grams: 116. Good copy with some shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Virago
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KKD0007554
ISBN
9780860682998
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 17.95

Paperback. Basilus, a foolish old Duke, consults an oracle, but he is less than pleased with what he learns. To escape the oracle's horrific prophecies, he withdraws into pastoral retreat with his wife and two daughters. When a pair of princes fall in love with the princesses and adopt disguises to gain access to them, all manner of complications ensue. Editor(s): Evans, Maurice. Num Pages: 880 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSK; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 198 x 32. Weight in Grams: 526. Good copy with some shelf wear, yellowing of pages
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1977
Publisher
Penguin Classics London
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KKD0009615
ISBN
9780140431117
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 17.95

Paperback. Editor(s): Banash, Professor David. Num Pages: 344 pages, 42 halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 218 x 142 x 24. Weight in Grams: 458.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Condition
New
SKU
V9781628923674
ISBN
9781628923674
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.19

Hardcover. This updated and expanded new edition reviews Rushdie's novels in the light of recent critical developments. It also features new chapters which examine the author's latest works including Fury (2001), Shalimar the Clown (2005) and The Enchantress of Florence (2008), bringing coverage of this important British author up to the present. Num Pages: 224 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1FKA; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 17. Weight in Grams: 377.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition
Second Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230217218
ISBN
9780230217218
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 90.51

Hardcover. 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; DSBD; DSK; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 19. Weight in Grams: 475.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
280
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333628539
ISBN
9780333628539
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 99.86

Paperback. Editor(s): Schmidsberger, Florian. Series: Culture and Knowledge. Num Pages: 98 pages, 8, 6 fig., 2 tables. BIC Classification: DSB; HPS; JHM; MB; MX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 150 x 210 x 7. Weight in Grams: 142.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
1st New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631578698
ISBN
9783631578698
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 35.35

Hardcover. Stephen Knight's book is a full analytic survey of the popular genre of crime fiction, from its origins right up to the present day. This expanded second edition has been thoroughly updated in the light of new developments and recent research, and also explores a number of fictional works which have been published in the last few years. Num Pages: 304 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSBH; DSK. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 22. Weight in Grams: 534.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition
Second Edition
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230580732
ISBN
9780230580732
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 90.51

Paperback. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DNF; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 228 x 20. Weight in Grams: 302.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
New Directions Publishing Corporation United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780811224659
ISBN
9780811224659
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 17.50

Hardcover. Editor(s): Salwak, Dale. Num Pages: 260 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 19. Weight in Grams: 445. "Includes bibliographical references and index. Commissioning organisation: edited by Dale Salwak. xxi, 237 p. 24 cm. Associated Names: Salwak, Dale. Publishers cloth. As new with dw." Keywords: "Poetry, Drama & Criticism - History & Criticism - Literary Studies,Subjects - Biography - General,Subjects - Poetry, Drama & Criticism - History & Criticism - General,S"
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan Basingstoke
Edition
2004th Edition
Number of pages
260
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KEX0163747
ISBN
9781403904768
Hardback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 4.64

Paperback. The text for this edition of Notes from Underground is Michael Katz's acclaimed translation of the 1863 novel, which is introduced and annotated specifically for English-speaking readers. Translator(s): Katz, Michael R. Series: Norton Critical Editions. Num Pages: 272 pages, chronology, bibliog. BIC Classification: 2AGR; DSBF; DSK; FC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 213 x 131 x 15. Weight in Grams: 268.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Edition
Second Edition
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393976120
ISBN
9780393976120
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.03

Paperback. Editor(s): Brearton, Fran. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; 3JJ; DSBH; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 238 x 157 x 33. Weight in Grams: 524.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Irish Academic Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780716533047
ISBN
9780716533047
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 21.95

Paperback. This sharp and stylish biography redefines the woman George Bernard Shaw once described as 'the greatest living Irishwoman' -- Augusta Gregory. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; BGH; DSBH; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 132 x 8. Weight in Grams: 114.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Picador London
Condition
New
Edition
Main Market
SKU
9780330419932
ISBN
9780330419932
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.14

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