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Hardcover. Offering nuanced readings of Sappho s poems, written in an archaic Aeolic dialect, DuBois skillfully draws out their sharp images and rhythmic melody. She further discusses the exciting discovery of a new verse fragment in 2004, and the ways in which Sappho influenced Catullus, Horace and Ovid, as well as later writers and painters." Series: Understanding Classics. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DSBB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 146 x 223 x 20. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784533601
ISBN
9781784533601

€ 56.79

Paperback. Num Pages: 248 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DSA; DSBH; JFD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 131 x 197 x 23. Weight in Grams: 268.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415748827
ISBN
9780415748827

€ 42.30

Hardcover. Num Pages: 194 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB; DSK; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 282 x 21. Weight in Grams: 438.
Publisher
Lehigh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781611462272
ISBN
9781611462272

€ 68.74

Paperback. Series: Historicizing Modernism. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJH; APW; DSBH; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781350028456
ISBN
9781350028456

€ 47.19

Hardback. Edward Albee won critical acclaim for such plays as The Zoo Story and Who"s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? This book describes Albee's life as the adopted child of rich, unloving parents and covers the highs and lows of his career.' Series: Oberon Books S. Num Pages: 452 pages, facsimiles, , portraits. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ABM; BG; DSBH; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 130. .
Publisher
Oberon Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
452
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840021318
ISBN
9781840021318

€ 19.75

Hardcover. The comedies of Plautus, who brilliantly adapted Greek plays for Roman audiences c. 205--184BCE, are the earliest Latin works to survive complete and cornerstones of the European theatrical tradition from Shakespeare and Moliere to modern times. Twenty-one of his plays are extant. Series: Loeb Classical Library. Num Pages: 592 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DD; DSBB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 161 x 115 x 30. Weight in Grams: 420.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
592
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674996823
ISBN
9780674996823

€ 25.99
€ 25.62

Paperback. Offers an evaluation of Ford Madox Ford's "novels of war, which are also novels about peace". In this book, the author traces the development of the novelist's art in various phases: characteristic moods and general patterns of his novels, his borrowings from French, effects of his association with Conrad, and more. Num Pages: 166 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 10. Weight in Grams: 260.
Publisher
University of Texas Press Austin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1964
Condition
New
SKU
V9780292741003
ISBN
9780292741003

€ 20.99
€ 20.80

Paperback. The latest installment of Yale French Studies explores the history and development of bande dessinee, Franco-Belgian comics Editor(s): Grove, Laurence; Syrotinski, Michael. Series: Yale French Studies. Num Pages: 248 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADF; CJB; DSB; FZG. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 156. Weight in Grams: 272.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300225983
ISBN
9780300225983

€ 43.99
€ 16.10

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages, b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 2AB; BG; DSBH; DSK; JFSK2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 185 x 145 x 14. Weight in Grams: 318.
Publisher
Absolute Press
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9781899791484
ISBN
9781899791484

€ 9.99
€ 9.78

Hardcover. The book addresses influences and affinities in the context of the history of ideas, literary theory and criticism. It brings together American Transcendentalism, Negritude, African religions and philosophy. Series: Literary & Cultural Theory. Num Pages: 210 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSA; DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 216 x 18. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631681251
ISBN
9783631681251

€ 52.99
€ 50.93

Hardcover. Drawing on the wealth of the unpublished Archives Romain Rolland, this book offers a perspective on the events of an often-turbulent life and traces the changing patterns of his thought, which disconcerted his friends by its constant evolution. Num Pages: 296 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2ADF; BG; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 147 x 217 x 21. Weight in Grams: 462.
Publisher
Berg Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859732700
ISBN
9781859732700

€ 110.39

Hardcover. Series: Native American Literary Studies. Num Pages: 216 pages, 1 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSB; JFSJ1; JFSL9. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498510042
ISBN
9781498510042

€ 79.49

Paperback. Num Pages: 278 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 146 x 217 x 18. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
Foundation Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9788175963276
ISBN
9788175963276

€ 25.99
€ 10.57

Paperback. The British state and war machine struggled to produce a fully modernized and persuasive war culture in two world wars by freely cannibalizing art and literature. Deer explores writers' attempts to find their perspectives on the action in the face of the shattering violence and alienation of total war and an overpowering official war culture. Num Pages: 342 pages, 12 black-and-white halftones. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; DSBH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 158 x 231 x 26. Weight in Grams: 530.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198715580
ISBN
9780198715580

€ 48.23

Hardcover. From the earliest airfields to the post-9/11 turn, this book investigates how airports figure in the American cultural imagination. Working at the intersection of literary studies and cultural theory, it tracks airport stories in American literature, as well as in a range of visual texts. It shows how airports demand to be read. Num Pages: 176 pages, 45 bw illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 233 x 164 x 19. Weight in Grams: 410.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
176
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441175212
ISBN
9781441175212

€ 89.04

Paperback. In this, his second book about the essence and depth of Samuel Beckett's thinking and literary art, John Calder analyses the dualism of Beckett's theological writing, his debt to the Gnostics, Manichaeism and Geulincx in particular, the presence of ghosts in his work, and why his late writing has received so little attention. Num Pages: 300 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK; HRLB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 11. Weight in Grams: 134.
Publisher
Alma Classics
Number of pages
300
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714543833
ISBN
9780714543833

€ 12.89

Paperback. The 1854 seven-volume edition of journals and correspondence by the author Fanny Burney (1752-1840), spanning the period 1778-1840. Editor(s): Barrett, Charlotte. Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Literary Studies. Num Pages: 386 pages, 2 b/w illus. BIC Classification: BJ; DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 22. Weight in Grams: 490.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781108064088
ISBN
9781108064088

€ 37.18

Hardcover. Series: Routledge Library Editions: Keats. Num Pages: 158 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 11. Weight in Grams: 400.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138020740
ISBN
9781138020740

€ 136.63

Hardcover. Highlights the creative use of Old English models in both manuscripts and disprove the hypothesised close link between the Otho Brut and the romance genre. This study of the lexical fields 'hero', 'warrior' and 'knight' in the Brut chronicle investigates the backward orientation of the Caligula Brut towards Anglo-Saxon heroic poetry. Series: Muenchener Universitaetsschriften. Num Pages: 470 pages, 99, tables. BIC Classification: CFF; DSBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 219 x 153 x 33. Weight in Grams: 746.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631596692
ISBN
9783631596692

€ 73.17

Hardcover. Becoming Fiction: Reassessing Atheism in Durrenmatt's Stoffe sets forth a clarification of the importance of Friedrich Durrenmatt. Series: Studies on Themes and Motifs in Literature. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1DFH; 2ACG; 3JJP; DSA; DSBH; DSK; HRQA5. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 229 x 23. Weight in Grams: 520.
Publisher
Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433135262
ISBN
9781433135262

€ 76.51

Paperback. In this, the first Reader of Geoffrey Hartman's work, significant essays reflect his abiding interest in English and American poetry, focusing not only on Romanticism but also on the transition from early modern to modern and including reflections on the radical elements in artistic representation. Editor(s): Hartman, Geoffrey H.; O'Hara, Daniel T. Num Pages: 480 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 23. Weight in Grams: 700.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
480
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748620173
ISBN
9780748620173

€ 37.89

Hardcover. In this book, leading Wallace Stevens scholars explain in clear language fundamental aspects of his work. Editor(s): Serio, John N. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. Num Pages: 242 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 152 x 14. Weight in Grams: 509.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521849562
ISBN
9780521849562

€ 70.78

Paperback. Series: Literary Lives. Num Pages: 181 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2ABM; BG; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 137 x 11. Weight in Grams: 258.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
194
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
Second Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781403916532
ISBN
9781403916532

€ 62.47

Paperback. This book discusses how and why American modernist writers turned to Ireland at various stages during their careers. By placing events such as the Celtic Revival and the Easter Rising at the centre of the discussion, it shows how Irishness became a cultural determinant in the work of American modernists. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
Manchester University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781526116765
ISBN
9781526116765

€ 22.06

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