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Paperback. What is the breaking news in the world today? How did you find out this news? How do you know it is true? Was it reported ethically? What checks and balances are being put on the news media? This collection of fourteen chapters by leading authors examines journalism as practised today and what we might expect from it in the future. Editor(s): Gordon, Janey; Rowinski, Paul; Stewart, Gavin. Num Pages: 308 pages, 14, 8 ill. B/W / 6 tab. BIC Classification: CBP; CBWJ; DSB; GTC; JP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 226 x 162 x 16. Weight in Grams: 460.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034309042
ISBN
9783034309042

€ 57.26

Paperback. Num Pages: 408 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ABM; BG; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 150 x 26. Weight in Grams: 558.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1980
Publisher
University of Illinois Press
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780252008078
ISBN
9780252008078

€ 27.99
€ 25.85

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
1998
Publisher
Faber & Faber United Kingdom
Edition
Main
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571175284
ISBN
9780571175284

€ 14.95

Paperback. The first book to provide a thorough introduction to Gaelic fiction. It traces the evolution of the form over the last century and focuses on the major developments that have led to the recent flourishing in Gaelic fiction publishing. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 2AFS; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 195 x 232 x 12. Weight in Grams: 338.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748636648
ISBN
9780748636648

€ 22.02

Hardcover. Distinguished scholars analyze the plays, poetry, and prose of Wole Smoyinka, winner of the Nobel Prize for literature in 1986. Essays trace his career and place his work in the general context of African literature. Editor(s): Gibbs, James. Num Pages: 274 pages, bibliography. BIC Classification: BG; DSBH; JFSL3. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 232 x 157 x 25. Weight in Grams: 514.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1980
Publisher
Three Continents Pr
Edition
First Edition
Number of pages
274
Condition
New
SKU
V9780914478492
ISBN
9780914478492

€ 24.31

Paperback. In a broad outlook on the concept of transculturality, 19 authors and specialists, of diverse origins, consider how transculturality can help us understand the world. The contributions deal with literary texts, movies, drama, and visual art. The chapters cover themes such as multiculturalism, stereotypes, movement, or bilingual writing. Editor(s): Leblanc, Andre; Gilsenan Nordin, Irene; Edfeldt, Chatarina; Hu, Lung-Lung; Jonsson, Herbert H. Num Pages: 331 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; GTC; JF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 150 x 211 x 19. Weight in Grams: 432.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631660614
ISBN
9783631660614

€ 59.48

Paperback. Dancing with Iris engages with Iris Marion Young's prolific writings in political theory and in phenomenology. Contributors discuss her work from a variety of disciplines, including philosophy, political science, human rights law, cultural geography and dance studies. Editor(s): Ferguson, Ann; Nagel, Mechtild. Series: Studies in Feminist Philosophy. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH; HPC; HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 156 x 19. Weight in Grams: 404.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
278
Condition
New
SKU
V9780195389111
ISBN
9780195389111

€ 36.75

Hardcover. Seneca's Thyestes is the only literary or dramatic account of the Greek myth of Thyestes and his brother Atreus to have survived since antiquity. This new edition comprises an extensive introduction, Latin text, English verse translation, and detailed commentary. Editor(s): Boyle, A. J. Num Pages: 720 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; AN; DD; DSBB; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 135. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Edition
Bilingual
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198744726
ISBN
9780198744726

€ 178.90

Paperback. A survey of medieval literature from both a critical and an historical standpoint. The book contains essays on feminist and structural approaches to the medieval text, and case studies from the Renaissance, the 18th century and the 19th century. Editor(s): Simons, John. Series: Insights Series. Num Pages: 170 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBB; JFFK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 30. Weight in Grams: 228.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
170
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333532744
ISBN
9780333532744

€ 50.99
€ 45.46

Hardcover. The letters (1907-1929) present immediate accounts of events and relationships that profoundly shaped Hemingway's life and work. Series: The Cambridge Edition of the Letters of Ernest Hemingway. Num Pages: 1870 pages. BIC Classification: BJ; DSB; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 150. Weight in Grams: 3760.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
1870
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107128392
ISBN
9781107128392

€ 98.67

Paperback. Num Pages: 463 pages. BIC Classification: APF; DSBH; DSBH5; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 227 x 27. Weight in Grams: 652.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783039115327
ISBN
9783039115327

€ 71.58

Paperback. Masterly biography of Leigh Hunt - publisher, poet, critic and Republican, and the mentor of Keats and Shelley Num Pages: 448 pages, Section: 16, b/w. BIC Classification: 2AB; BGL; DSBF; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 128 x 198 x 34. Weight in Grams: 364.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Abacus
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349117706
ISBN
9780349117706

€ 16.99
€ 12.73

Paperback. Drawing attention to the interplay between writing and vision, this book is stuffed with more than 200 images. It is a meditation on the threads that unite mothers and sons and the ways that certain writers and photographers take up those threads and create art that captures an irretrievable past. Num Pages: 536 pages, 215 illustrations (32 in color). BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 141 x 199 x 47. Weight in Grams: 952.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Duke University Press Books
Number of pages
536
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822339625
ISBN
9780822339625

€ 32.99
€ 29.97

Hardback. Dante's "Comedy" is a puzzling poem because the author wanted to lead his readers to understanding by engaging their curiosity. While many obscure matters are clarified in the course of the poem itself, others have remained enigmas that have fascinated Dantists for centuries. This work explores different ways to read the "Comedy." Series: Variorum Collected Studies Series. Num Pages: 352 pages, Includes 12 b&w illustrations and figures. BIC Classification: DSBB; DSC; JFCX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 224 x 150. Weight in Grams: 633.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9780860789840
ISBN
9780860789840

€ 168.96

Paperback. David Mulroy s brilliant verse translation of Oedipus Rex recaptures the aesthetic power of Sophocles masterpiece while also achieving a highly accurate translation in clear, contemporary English.

" Translator(s): Mulroy, David D. Series: Wisconsin Studies in Classics. Num Pages: 154 pages. BIC Classification: DSBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 202 x 120 x 24. Weight in Grams: 182.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
University of Wisconsin Press United States
Number of pages
154
Condition
New
SKU
V9780299282547
ISBN
9780299282547

€ 16.35

Paperback. The real story behind the making of THE COLOR PURPLE in the author's own words Num Pages: 304 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; BGA; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 193 x 129 x 23. Weight in Grams: 282.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753819593
ISBN
9780753819593

€ 10.99
€ 9.78

Paperback. Series: Early Modern Literature in History. Num Pages: 270 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSB; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
270
Condition
New
SKU
V9781349422944
ISBN
9781349422944

€ 81.08

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

€ 33.99
€ 32.34

Paperback. The essential guide for book lovers to the very best novels in English since 1950. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 141 x 20. Weight in Grams: 250.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Robinson
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849016766
ISBN
9781849016766

€ 10.99
€ 9.78

Hardcover. This book provides a full-length critical study of William Morris's late works and demonstrates their essential role in promoting the continuing importance of Morris's ideas. It provides a new way of understanding their relevance to his writings on art and architecture, nature and the environment, and politics and Socialism. Series: Writing and Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century. Num Pages: 230 pages. BIC Classification: DSBF; EB; HBLL; HBTB; JPA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 155 x 18. Weight in Grams: 450.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034309301
ISBN
9783034309301

€ 71.63

Hardcover. This is a study of the work of James Hanley, who was brought up in Liverpool and worked as a merchant seaman before becoming a professional writer. It discusses Hanley's relationship to London and the institutional culture of high modernism, and his association with Wales. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 2AFW; DSBH; DSC; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 218 x 153 x 21. Weight in Grams: 572.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
University of Wales Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780708317556
ISBN
9780708317556

€ 29.67

Paperback. Editor(s): Mounsey, Chris; Booth, Stan. Series: Queering Paradigms. Num Pages: 294 pages, 5. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 152 x 226 x 23. Weight in Grams: 430.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Peter Lang Ltd, International Academic Publishers
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906165727
ISBN
9781906165727

€ 87.10

Paperback. A novella that tells how through a simple sexual admission a husband and wife ware driven apart into rival worlds of erotic revenge. Translator(s): Davies, J.M.Q. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 2ACG; DSBF; DSK; FA; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 129 x 9. Weight in Grams: 98. Good clean copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141182247
ISBN
9780141182247

€ 9.45

Paperback. Maria Rosa Menocal argues that Arabic culture was a central and shaping phenomenon in medieval Europe. Series: The Middle Ages Series. Num Pages: 208 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3H; DSBB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 157 x 11. Weight in Grams: 316.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1990
Publisher
University of Pennsylvania Press
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780812213249
ISBN
9780812213249

€ 29.99
€ 26.88

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