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Paperback. The female characterizations in Machado's novels are much more important to their author's narrative art and to his social vision than we have previously thought. This is the first book-length study in English to address this issue, and it will open up a new and very rich vein of Machadoan scholarship. Series: Bucknell Studies in Latin American Literature & Theory. Num Pages: 248 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; GTB; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 167 x 272 x 24. Weight in Grams: 362.
Publisher
Bucknell University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781611486247
ISBN
9781611486247

€ 37.11

Hardcover. Southeast Asia has a multitude of ethnic groups, languages, religions, social structures and governments. Despite this, there is cultural cohesion. This guide shows the languages and literatures in their depth and variety, drawing upon indigenous and western sources. Editor(s): Kratz, E.U. Num Pages: 465 pages. BIC Classification: 1FM; CFB; DSB; GBCR; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 236 x 156 x 40. Weight in Grams: 966.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
465
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860641145
ISBN
9781860641145

€ 89.98
€ 89.88

Hardcover. Series: American University Studies Series 4: English Language and Literature. Num Pages: 140 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Weight in Grams: 390.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc United States
Number of pages
140
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820417103
ISBN
9780820417103

€ 42.99
€ 40.41

Hardcover. The first part of this book analyzes Conrad's first novel, Almayer's Folly, and four of his greatest works: Lord Jim, Nostromo, The Secret Agent and Under Western Eyes. The second part of the book looks at two autobiographical works: A Personal Record and "A Familiar Preface." Series: American University Studies. Num Pages: 270 pages, 40. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1DVP; 2AB; 3JH; DSBF; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 230 x 20. Weight in Grams: 510.
Publisher
Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433127526
ISBN
9781433127526

€ 75.52

Paperback. Series: New Perspectives in Translation and Interpreting Studies. Num Pages: 190 pages. BIC Classification: CFP; DSB; RGC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 160 x 234 x 16. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138828919
ISBN
9781138828919

€ 43.99
€ 43.98

Hardcover. This book re-evaluates the rural English novel in the twentieth century in relation to the recognised artistic responses to modernity. Num Pages: 268 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 152. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107039131
ISBN
9781107039131

€ 82.74

Paperback. In Dante's Journey to Polyphony, Francesco Ciabattoni's erudite analysis sheds light on Dante's use of music in the Divine Comedy. Num Pages: 256 pages, 6. BIC Classification: 1DST; DSBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 157 x 230 x 17. Weight in Grams: 442.
Publisher
University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781442626799
ISBN
9781442626799

€ 33.99
€ 31.98

Paperback. Series: New Horizons in Contemporary Writing. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSBH5; HBTZ1; JFSR1. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781350044357
ISBN
9781350044357

€ 41.99
€ 41.78

Paperback. This volume examines the role played by historical events and cultural contexts in the elaboration of the Spanish novel. Editor(s): Turner, Harriet S.; Martinez, Adelaida Lopez de. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. Num Pages: 344 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADS; DSBF; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 227 x 153 x 24. Weight in Grams: 542.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
344
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521778152
ISBN
9780521778152

€ 30.07

Hardcover. This powerful reinterpretation of Greek tragedy focuses on the performative - the physical and civic - dimension of tragedy. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: DSA; DSBB; DSG; HPC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 482.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748619870
ISBN
9780748619870

€ 103.70
€ 93.21

Paperback. This book explores the principal thematic and aesthetic preoccupations in MacDiarmid's work, relating his poetry to key national and international concerns in modern culture and politics. Editor(s): Lyall, Scott; Palmer McCulloch, Dr. Margery. Series: Edinburgh Companions to Scottish Literature. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 162 x 12. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748641895
ISBN
9780748641895

€ 24.94

Paperback. Living through Conquest is the first ever investigation of the political clout of English from the reign of Cnut to the earliest decades of the thirteenth century. It focuses on why and how the English language was used by kings and their courts and by leading churchmen and monastic institutions at key moments from 1020 to 1220. Series: Oxford Textual Perspectives. Num Pages: 236 pages, 7 black-and-white halftones. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 2ABA; 2ABC; 3H; CFF; DSBB; HBJD1; HBLC1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 201 x 131 x 14. Weight in Grams: 276.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199585267
ISBN
9780199585267

€ 25.89

Hardcover. Series: Material Readings in Early Modern Culture. Num Pages: 250 pages. BIC Classification: DSBB; DSBD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Routledge United Kingdom
Number of pages
250
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2019
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781409452621
ISBN
9781409452621

€ 143.60

Paperback. Jorge Luis Borges was profoundly interested in the ill-defined and shape-shifting traditions of mysticism. This book examines the relationship between Borges' own recorded mystical experiences and his appraisal of Swedenborg and other mystics. Series: Hispanic Studies: Culture and Ideas. Num Pages: 257 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DSB; HRA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 151 x 17. Weight in Grams: 396.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034308113
ISBN
9783034308113

€ 50.99
€ 49.19

Hardcover. This book explores the ways in which a range of recent American novelists have handled the genre of the 'coming-of-age' novel. Novels of this genre characteristically dramatise the vicissitudes of growing up and the trials and tribulations of young adulthood. Num Pages: 200 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 436.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
200
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748621736
ISBN
9780748621736

€ 117.31

Paperback. Jane Austen was a clergyman's daughter. Many of her attitudes, expressed in her novels, reflect this directly or indirectly. This book shows how Jane Austen in fact drew on an extensive knowledge of wartime conditions in her books. Num Pages: 304 pages, 20 b+w illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 159 x 22. Weight in Grams: 504.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781852855628
ISBN
9781852855628

€ 24.99
€ 20.76

Hardcover. Applies and brings up to date the methods of interpretation Berger has developed during the past half-century in his studies of literature, drama, philosophy, social and cultural studies, and the visual arts Num Pages: 272 pages, 9 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: AB; DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 237 x 151 x 18. .
Publisher
Fordham University Press United States
Number of pages
272
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780823245161
ISBN
9780823245161

€ 86.24
€ 78.29

Hardcover. A unique contribution to better understandings of ancient Greek writing and the various ways writers in antiquity used sleep to deal with major aspects of plot and character development. Num Pages: 336 pages, 25 bw integrated. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 2AHA; DSBB; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Sew
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784533519
ISBN
9781784533519

€ 94.98
€ 94.71

Paperback. Medieval Literature and Postcolonial Studies provides a comprehensive introduction to the field of postcolonial medieval studies and examines the historical connections between postcolonial studies and medieval studies. Series: Postcolonial Literary Studies. Num Pages: 232 pages, 4 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBB; DSBH5. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 354.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
232
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748637188
ISBN
9780748637188

€ 23.90

Hardcover. Includes poems that illustrate the mingling of classical and vernacular traditions characteristic of the age of Lorenzo de' Medici. Translator(s): Chatfield, Mary P. Series: The I Tatti Renaissance Library. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADL; DCF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 208 x 139 x 25. Weight in Grams: 546.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
416
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674031487
ISBN
9780674031487

€ 24.99
€ 22.14

Hardcover. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474413848
ISBN
9781474413848

€ 75.80

Hardcover. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADS; DSBH; DSK; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 237 x 152 x 12. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
Sussex Academic Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845196462
ISBN
9781845196462

€ 43.99
€ 39.00

Hardcover. A Biblical Theology of Gerassapience Series: Studies in Biblical Literature. Num Pages: 267 pages. BIC Classification: CB; DSB; HRA; HRCF1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 231 x 22. Weight in Grams: 566.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
First printing
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433107856
ISBN
9781433107856

€ 68.94

Paperback. A twelfth-century four-volume commentary on Homer's Iliad by Eustathius of Thessalonica. Editor(s): Stallbaum, J. G. Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Classics. Num Pages: 372 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 297 x 210 x 20. Weight in Grams: 890.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781108016575
ISBN
9781108016575

€ 41.70

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