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Hardcover. Proposes readings of justice in contemporary American literature. This book examines contemporary writers like Joyce Carol Oates and Toni Morrison. It concludes by observing that justice in contemporary American life is not about closure, but is an open-ended practice of human action, a theory that corresponds to postmodern theories of narrative. Series: Modern American Literature. Num Pages: 263 pages. BIC Classification: AN; CBP; DSBH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 159 x 232 x 20. Weight in Grams: 498.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Edition
First printing
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433112942
ISBN
9781433112942
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 70.14

Hardcover. Between Two Fires examines the transnational movement of poetry during the Cold War, revealing patterns of influence previously uncharted. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 149 x 223 x 23. Weight in Grams: 428.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198744436
ISBN
9780198744436
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 114.48

Paperback. This classic study examines the place of literature within Marxist cultural theory, and offers an assessment of the contributions of previous thinkers to Marxist literary theory. Series: Marxist Introductions. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; JPFC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 201 x 133 x 13. Weight in Grams: 246.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1978
Publisher
Oxford Paperbacks
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198760610
ISBN
9780198760610
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 56.16

Paperback. Series: Modern American Literature: New Approaches. Num Pages: 193 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 160. Weight in Grams: 290.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc United States
Edition
2 Rev ed
Number of pages
193
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820449418
ISBN
9780820449418
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.99
€ 36.65

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

Paperback. A tale of mystery, entanglement, surprise and moral obliquity in which Cytherea has taken a position as lady's maid to the eccentric arch-intriguer, Miss Aldclyffe. On discovering that the man she loves, Edward Springrove, is already engaged to his cousin, Cytherea comes under the influence of Miss Aldclyffe's steward Manston. Editor(s): Rimmer, Mary. Num Pages: 512 pages, notes. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 2ACG; DSBF; DSK; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 24. Weight in Grams: 358.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780140435238
ISBN
9780140435238
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 9.70

Paperback. How is it that Flaubert, the last of the great French romantics, still seems so incredibly modern? In this biography, Geoffrey Wall investigates why it is that the author of Madame Bovary still exerts such a hold upon our imaginations. Num Pages: 432 pages, portraits. BIC Classification: 2ADF; BG; DSBF; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 136 x 33. Weight in Grams: 486. Minor scuffing, otherwise excellent.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Faber and Faber
Number of pages
432
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
Main
SKU
KTJ0001565
ISBN
9780571212392
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 5.60

Paperback. Many a time in the course of doing these memoirs, I have wished that I were writing fiction. These are Mary McCarthy's words as she blends memories with family myths to take us back to the twenties, when she was orphaned in a world of relations as colourful, potent and mysterious as the Catholic religion itself. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; BGA; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 16. Weight in Grams: 156. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0001071
ISBN
9780099283454
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.64

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
Reissue
Number of pages
296
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521105798
ISBN
9780521105798
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 44.81

Paperback. In this autobiographical work, the author remembers his childhood in Warsaw, and especially the "bet din", or Jewish Court, in his father's home on working-class Krochmalna Street. In a world on the brink of modernity, Singer's gentle parents maintain a stubbornly traditional existence. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 2ACY; BGA; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 24. Weight in Grams: 230. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0003237
ISBN
9780099422662
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. The `Iliad' and `Odyssey' are not just good stories. Homeric poetry manages to confer significance on the persons and actions, and to interpret the world and human life and death. This book shows how this is done. Series: Clarendon Paperbacks. Num Pages: 234 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 2AHA; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 226 x 142 x 16. Weight in Grams: 322.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1983
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
234
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198140269
ISBN
9780198140269
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 68.87

Paperback. This second edition continues the excellent tradition of the volume, offering students a comprehensive introduction to Chaucer's work and life. Editor(s): Boitani, Piero; Mann, Jill. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. Num Pages: 336 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 227 x 153 x 16. Weight in Grams: 480. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. 334 pages. Editor(s): Boitani, Piero; Mann, Jill. This second edition continues the excellent tradition of the volume, offering students a comprehensive introduction to Chaucer's work and life. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBB; DSC. Dimension: 227 x 153 x 16. Weight: 506.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
334
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521894678
ISBN
9780521894678
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.44

Paperback. Num Pages: 304 pages, 14. BIC Classification: 1D; 3F; 3H; 3JB; DSBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 155 x 229 x 18. Weight in Grams: 424.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Edition
New ed
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801499333
ISBN
9780801499333
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 38.49

Paperback. 'Aimed primarily at undergraduates, this admirable guide ought to be in every library where readers may first encounter The Faerie Queene. Highly recommended.' Choice Num Pages: 204 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 221 x 161 x 13. Weight in Grams: 276.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
204
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521654685
ISBN
9780521654685
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.96

Hardcover. Lets us come face to face with literary life of high drama and contemplation. This title provides encounters with Hollywood giants, pop stars and literary titans - all of whom lend this life. Num Pages: 352 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: BGLA; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 163 x 31. Weight in Grams: 592. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear in good dustwrapper with minor nicks and bumps
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
Main
SKU
KSS0005916
ISBN
9780571269433
Hardback
Condition: Used, Very 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

Paperback. Editor(s): Draper, R. P. Series: Casebook S. Num Pages: 232 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 138 x 216 x 13. Weight in Grams: 292.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1980
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Edition
First Edition
Number of pages
232
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333258231
ISBN
9780333258231
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.69

Paperback. Num Pages: 133 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADF; BGLA; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 142 x 9. Weight in Grams: 454.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Dalkey Archive Press United States
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
133
Condition
New
SKU
V9781564788528
ISBN
9781564788528
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 13.40

Paperback. Covering all of George Eliot's novels, this book offers a challenging re-assessment of the writer's contribution to the critical debates of her own period and of our time. Series: Critical Issues. Num Pages: 192 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JH; DSBF; DSK. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 139 x 11. Weight in Grams: 248.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan Basingstoke
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
Edition
2002nd Edition
SKU
V9780333722015
ISBN
9780333722015
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.51

Paperback. The aim of this short book is to introduce Chaucer, "The Canterbury Tales", and far more briefly, some of his other works to the beginning student or reader. Series: Blackwell Introductions to Literature. Num Pages: 192 pages, 0. BIC Classification: 2ABC; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 227 x 155 x 11. Weight in Grams: 274. Good copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KEX0305389
ISBN
9780631225621
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 5.41

Paperback. Series: The history of literature. Num Pages: 360 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DNF; DSB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 141 x 216 x 19. Weight in Grams: 470.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1982
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333269169
ISBN
9780333269169
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.99
€ 41.76

Hardcover. Num Pages: 222 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 30. Weight in Grams: 382.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1981
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
223
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333281017
ISBN
9780333281017
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 155.62
€ 148.95

Paperback. These essays explore the full range of Thomas's work. They use approaches such as marxism, feminism and deconstruction previously neglected by critics, and focus on his complex relationships with surrealism, modernism, Wales, popular culture, the USA and his own contemporaries. Editor(s): Goodby, John (lecturer in English, University of Wales, Swansea); Wigginton, Christopher (Head of the School of English, Trinity College, Carmarthen). Series: New Casebooks. Num Pages: 256 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 16. Weight in Grams: 330.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333803950
ISBN
9780333803950
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.33

Paperback. "The Frame translation of the complete essays was initially published in 1957 in The complete works of Montaigne."--T.p. verso. Editor(s): Frame, Donald M. Translator(s): Frame, Donald M. Num Pages: 908 pages. BIC Classification: 3JB; DNF; DSBD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 5766 x 3887 x 47. Weight in Grams: 1225.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1958
Publisher
Stanford University Press Stanford, CA
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
906
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804704861
ISBN
9780804704861
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 42.99
€ 38.50

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