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Paperback. Explores the sacred and the feminine in art, architecture, literature, art history, music, philosophy, theology, critical theory and cultural studies. This book addresses key issues in feminist questions of creativity, the imaginary and the sacred as 'otherness', examining the ways in which visual practices have explored this territory. Series: New Encounters: Arts, Cultures, Concepts. Num Pages: 288 pages, 45 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: ABA; DSB; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 704.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845115210
ISBN
9781845115210

€ 24.99
€ 24.35

Paperback. Series: Edinburgh Critical Studies in Renaissance Culture Eup. BIC Classification: 1DBK; DSA; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474426060
ISBN
9781474426060

€ 23.90

Hardcover. Editor(s): Keilen, Sean (Assistant Professor of English, University of Pennsylvania); Moschovakis, Nick. Num Pages: 346 pages, 3 black & white illustrations, 1 black & white tables, 3 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBB; DSBD; DSGS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 246 x 174. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472417404
ISBN
9781472417404

€ 226.99

Hardcover.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472530660
ISBN
9781472530660

€ 89.98
€ 89.88

Hardcover. This book explores the development of contemporary theatre in the United States in its historical, political and theoretical dimensions. It focuses on representative plays and performance texts from the 1940s to the present that experiment with both form and content. Editor(s): Halliwell, Martin; Mousley, Andy. Series: Edinburgh Critical Guides to Literature. Num Pages: 248 pages, 12 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; 3JJP; AN; DSBH; DSG. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 25. Weight in Grams: 117.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748624935
ISBN
9780748624935

€ 86.18

Hardcover. The essays take on aspects of eighteenth-century texts such as plot, genre, character, perspective, temporality, and more, coming at them from both a narratological and a historical perspective. Editor(s): M Kikalli, Aino; Steinby, Liisa. Series: Crossing Boundaries: Turku Medieval and Early Modern Studies. Num Pages: 352 pages, 4 full color. BIC Classification: 3JF; DSBD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Amsterdam University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9789089648747
ISBN
9789089648747

€ 124.87

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

€ 46.60

Hardcover. Series: Blacks in the Diaspora. Num Pages: 294 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSB; JFSL3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 161 x 237 x 24. Weight in Grams: 594.
Publisher
Indiana University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253017581
ISBN
9780253017581

€ 75.32
€ 28.39

Hardcover. From devotional literature to political narratives, medieval texts propose that sexual violence victims have privileged moral, ethical, and spiritual insight. This book explores these discourses of survival in a wide range of medieval English texts, including letters of spiritual advice, legal cases, romances, and legendary histories. Series: The New Middle Ages. Num Pages: 193 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 13. Weight in Grams: 395.
Publisher
Palgrave Schol US
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137364814
ISBN
9781137364814

€ 71.05

Paperback. Charles Dickens' experience and imagining of creativity is at the heart of his self-awareness, subject-matter and narrative. This book covers Dickens and creativity, analysing both his discussion of creativity and imagination and illustrations in his work. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 157 x 20. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847064592
ISBN
9781847064592

€ 36.99
€ 34.95

Hardcover. A biography of one of the most impressive and influential figures of nineteenth-century Scotland, Num Pages: 288 pages, 16 b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; BGL; DSBF; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 702.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748611850
ISBN
9780748611850

€ 122.51

Hardcover. Not until the mid-19th century were women writers able to defy traditional Iranian propriety, which demanded that their bodies be veiled and their voices unheard in public. This text traces the history of this new movement, setting it in the context of social and cultural practices. Num Pages: 320 pages, notes, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 2BXF; DSBF; DSBH; JFC; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 132. .
Publisher
I B Tauris & Co Ltd
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1992
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850435754
ISBN
9781850435754

€ 94.98
€ 94.71

Hardcover. Num Pages: 242 pages, 8 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1KL; 2ADP; 2ADS; DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 238 x 161 x 24. Weight in Grams: 512.
Publisher
Bucknell University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781611487336
ISBN
9781611487336

€ 82.52

Hardcover. Susan Howatch began to take her loyal following of gothic and family-saga readers into unexpected psychological and theological depths in the 1980s. This book provides a way into Howatch's new world by presenting many of her own considerations of her work, and by allowing a group of scholars to engage in a wide-ranging discussion of Howatch's art. Editor(s): Howatch, Susan; Johnson, Bruce; Huttar, Charles A. Num Pages: 293 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 160 x 238 x 22. Weight in Grams: 600.
Publisher
Susquehanna University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781575910963
ISBN
9781575910963

€ 82.52

Paperback. This illustrated history surveys English literature in India from the 1800s to the 1900s, covering not only what is considered literature proper but also other genres such as polemical, anthropological and wildlife writings. Editor(s): Mehrotra, Arvind Krishna. Num Pages: 450 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: 1FKA; 2AB; DSB. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 219 x 149 x 24. Weight in Grams: 554.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co (Publishers)Ltd
Number of pages
450
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850656814
ISBN
9781850656814

€ 49.99
€ 49.86

Paperback. Num Pages: 314 pages, 23 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 2GJ; DSBB; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231069595
ISBN
9780231069595

€ 31.99
€ 28.03

Hardcover. This book brings insight and scholarly breadth through literary criticism to the growing research on women, war, and conflict in Africa. The contributors establish compelling evidence for the significance of gender in the analyses of contemporary warfare and conflict. Num Pages: 220 pages. BIC Classification: 1H; DSB; JFSJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498529181
ISBN
9781498529181

€ 76.86

Hardcover. Num Pages: 215 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 162 x 217 x 17. Weight in Grams: 402.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9783319410050
ISBN
9783319410050

€ 96.78

Paperback. Considers the intersection of aesthetics, politics and metaphysics in Borges's texts, and analyzes their interaction with the North American canon. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 214 x 140 x 13. Weight in Grams: 260. 208 pages. Considers the intersection of aesthetics, politics and metaphysics in Borges's texts, and analyzes their interaction with the North American canon. Cateogry: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK. Dimension: 214 x 140 x 13. Weight: 260.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441197795
ISBN
9781441197795

€ 31.99
€ 28.75

Hardcover. This scholarly study presents a new political Wordsworth: an artist interested in 'autonomous' poetry's redistribution of affect. No slave of Whig ideology, Wordsworth explores emotion for its generation of human experience and meaning. He renders poetry a critical instrument that, through acute feeling, can evaluate public and private life. Num Pages: 214 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSA; DSBD; DSBF; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 14. Weight in Grams: 354.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
218
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230248175
ISBN
9780230248175

€ 96.78

Hardcover. Enables the new reader of "Ulysses" to understand, analyse and appreciate the most famous, and famously 'difficult', novel of the twentieth century. This guide shows how Joyce reacted to the historical and cultural context in which he was situated. It is suitable for undergraduate students. Series: A Reader's Guides. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 224 x 146 x 16. Weight in Grams: 288.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
144
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847065186
ISBN
9781847065186

€ 80.25

Hardcover. Series: After the Empire: The Francophone World & Postcolonial France. Num Pages: 264 pages, black & white illustrations, figures. BIC Classification: 1H; 2ADF; DSB; GTB; JFFN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 237 x 162 x 23. Weight in Grams: 538.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739181669
ISBN
9780739181669

€ 82.52

Paperback. Character Studies. Series: Character Studies. 160 pages. Aims to promote sophisticated literary analysis through the concept of character. This series demonstrates the necessity of linking character analysis to texts' themes, issues and ideas, and encourages students to embrace the complexity of literary characters and the texts in which they appear. Cateogry: (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 11. Weight: 194.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826493460
ISBN
9780826493460

€ 19.53

Paperback. Series: Classical World. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DSBB; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472531346
ISBN
9781472531346

€ 21.80

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