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Hardcover. Editor(s): Poole, Adrian; Holland, Peter. Series: Great Shakespeareans. Num Pages: 1120 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSGS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 124. Weight in Grams: 2699.
Publisher
The Arden Shakespeare
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Pck
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441109149
ISBN
9781441109149

€ 820.43

Hardcover. BIC Classification: 1DBK; DSB; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 240 x 18. Weight in Grams: 482.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474419130
ISBN
9781474419130

€ 81.87
€ 74.48

Hardcover. The Western genre provides some of the most iconic images of masculinity in the history of American literature. Challenging the notion of manliness in these Westerns, Cooper examines how contemporary authors such as Cormac McCarthy and Leslie Marmon Silko in fact expose the pervasive anxieties about what it means to "act like a man." Series: Global Masculinities. Num Pages: 197 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1KBBW; 2AB; DSB; DSK; JFSJ2. 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. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137568991
ISBN
9781137568991

€ 73.37

Paperback. A philosophical study of popular movies uses the viewer as a point of reference. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 209 x 141 x 17. Weight in Grams: 324.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
280
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1979
Edition
Enlarged
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674961968
ISBN
9780674961968

€ 36.99
€ 31.64

Paperback. Brian Moore's Black Robe Series: Europaische Hochschulschriften Reihe 14: Angelsachsische Sprache und Literatur. Num Pages: 164 pages. BIC Classification: AB; DSBH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 150 x 212 x 10. Weight in Grams: 224.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631603215
ISBN
9783631603215

€ 44.99
€ 42.60

Hardcover. Series Editor(s): Brater, Enoch; Taylor-Batty, Mark. Series: Methuen Drama Engage. Num Pages: 256 pages, 10 illus. BIC Classification: 2ACG; ANF; DSBH; DSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 16. Weight in Grams: 469.
Publisher
Methuen Drama
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408183663
ISBN
9781408183663

€ 153.62

Paperback. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: DSBB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 192 x 233 x 19. Weight in Grams: 590.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780190607692
ISBN
9780190607692

€ 28.90

Hardcover. Suitable for students and scholars of Latin American, Brazilian, Hispanic and Latino literature, this book explores a significant but overlooked area in the literary production of the twentieth century: the connections between development and the narrative of formation after World War II. Series: Currents in Comparative Romance Languages & Literatures. Num Pages: 98 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DSB; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 154 x 11. Weight in Grams: 266.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433119415
ISBN
9781433119415

€ 54.67

Paperback. Charts the rise of an insidious fear of utopia that comes to characterize the first half of the twentieth century and investigates some of the aesthetic problems raised by the efforts to portray a utopian society, before concluding with speculations on the practice of anti-anti-utopia - the reinvention of utopia for contemporary times. Editor(s): Wegner, Phillip E. Series: Ralahine Utopian Studies. Num Pages: 140 pages, 2, 2 ill. BIC Classification: DSB; DSBD; DSBH; JF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 225 x 13. Weight in Grams: 258.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034307727
ISBN
9783034307727

€ 40.99
€ 39.32

Hardcover. This biography of James Larkin Pearson employs the poet laureate's words, poems, and prose to tell his life story and to examine modern poetry, amateur journalism, and North Carolina history. The work also examines the Tar Heel spirit and studies the benefits and pitfalls that accrue for those who chart their own path through life. Num Pages: 246 pages, 11 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBFN; 2AB; BGL; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 159 x 21. Weight in Grams: 490.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498505192
ISBN
9781498505192

€ 59.98
€ 23.26

Hardcover. This book reconsiders authorship by the descendants of North African immigrants to France by consulting how these authors' novels have been discussed and promoted in the national audio-visual media. Series: Contemporary French and Francophone Cultures. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 1HB; 2ADF; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Liverpool University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781381960
ISBN
9781781381960

€ 114.34

Hardcover. Tells a life of Scott. This title increases our knowledge of Scott's life and work as perceived by his contemporaries, and enabling us to read James Hogg's Anecdotes in their original context. It provides a hitherto unknown contemporary perspective on Sir Walter Scott's life and work. Editor(s): Grader, Daniel. Num Pages: 256 pages, 4 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSC; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 167 x 240 x 15. Weight in Grams: 408. 256 pages, 4 b&w illustrations. Editor(s): Grader, Daniel. Tells a life of Scott. This title increases our knowledge of Scott's life and work as perceived by his contemporaries, and enabling us to read James Hogg's Anecdotes in their original context. It provides a hitherto unknown contemporary perspective on Sir Walter Scott's life and work. Cateogry: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSC; DSK. Dimension: 167 x 240 x 15. Weight: 408.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748669912
ISBN
9780748669912

€ 70.62

Hardcover. Editor(s): Atia, Nadia; Houlden, Kate. Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH5; JFCA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138125056
ISBN
9781138125056

€ 143.60

Hardcover. Amidst a wealth of previously unremarked figurative mirrorings, as well as much of the seemingly digressive material in Hamlet within Shakespearean studies, Hamlet's Problematic Revenge brings to light a new interpretation of the tragic problem in the play. Num Pages: 150 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSGS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 327 x 168 x 17. Weight in Grams: 378.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498513104
ISBN
9781498513104

€ 71.18

Hardcover. This book examines the multifarious ways in which the emergence of a modern culture of portability prompts a radical, if often problematic, departure from Victorian architectural conceptions of fiction towards more movable understandings of form and character. Series: Edinburgh Critical Studies in Modernist Culture. Num Pages: 272 pages, 10 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474419598
ISBN
9781474419598

€ 87.33
€ 79.24

Hardcover. The intertext is the effective presence of a text in another one. This relation of co-presence between texts is the subject of the present essay. Colum McCann's work is studied here as a mosaic of references to and quotations from other texts. Num Pages: 246 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 165 x 243 x 26. Weight in Grams: 574.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782052241
ISBN
9781782052241

€ 39.00
€ 31.26

Hardcover. Series: Currents in Comparative Romance Languages & Literatures. Num Pages: 327 pages, facsims., ports. BIC Classification: AN; DSB; HB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 160. Weight in Grams: 620.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc United States
Number of pages
327
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820428994
ISBN
9780820428994

€ 55.78

Paperback. Translator(s): Durling, Robert M. Num Pages: 672 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 3H; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 141 x 36. Weight in Grams: 804.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
672
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1979
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674663480
ISBN
9780674663480

€ 37.99
€ 32.58

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 study takes a fresh and candid look at Robinson Crusoe, Moll Flanders and Roxana. Part I uses carefully selected short extracts for close textual analysis, while Part II examines the historical and literary contexts and a sample of criticism. The volume is an ideal introductory guide for those who are studying Defoe's work for the first time. Series: Analysing Texts. Num Pages: 240 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JF; DSBD; DSK. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 18. Weight in Grams: 437.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
264
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230243194
ISBN
9780230243194

€ 87.71

Hardcover. A sustained analysis of Transatlantic women's literature of the twentieth century, focusing on narratives of travel and adventure, with an expansion of the Transatlantic concept beyond the familiar US-UK axis to encompass Canada, South America, the Caribbean and Eastern Europe. Series: Edinburgh Studies in Transatlantic Literatures. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; JFSJ1. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 240 x 166 x 18. Weight in Grams: 464.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748624454
ISBN
9780748624454

€ 86.18

Hardcover. Explores the impact of nostalgia on the construction of individual and collective identity for diasporic South-Asians in the UK and US. It argues that in the postcolonial context the affect produced by this nostalgia can have radical potential as a form of resistance. Series: Critical Perspectives on Theory, Culture and Politics. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1F; DSB; HBTR; HPCF; JFD; JFS; JPH; RGC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield International
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783482627
ISBN
9781783482627

€ 88.19

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. The author reveals that the hysterical female character of the 19th-century novel is more than just a literary "femme fatale", and contends, using readings from Balzac, Eliot and others, that these narratives are sources for understanding hysterical states of mind. Num Pages: 232 pages, 6 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBF; DSK; JMAF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 18. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
232
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860641862
ISBN
9781860641862

€ 80.25

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