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Hardcover. Focuses on Shakespeare's reception by major American writers and poets. This title offers a systematic account of those figures who have had the greatest influence on the interpretation, understanding and cultural reception of Shakespeare, both nationally and internationally. Editor(s): Rawlings, Professor Peter. Series: Great Shakespeareans. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSGS. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 241 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 510.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826419408
ISBN
9780826419408

€ 139.98
€ 138.07

Hardcover. The expansion of the readership for modernism was not only vertical but also spatial - since publisher's series were distributed within and outside metropolitan centres in Britain, continental Europe and elsewhere. Cheap Modernism will be of interest to all those who want to know how the new literature became a global commercial hit. Series: Edinburgh Critical Studies in Modernist Culture. Num Pages: 192 pages, 18 black and white, 5 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474417242
ISBN
9781474417242

€ 81.87
€ 74.48

Hardcover. "Farscape" seasons are one of the top-billing Sci Fi dvds. This work is an analysis of the show. It uncovers "Farscape's" layers and those of the living spaceship Moya. It explores it's language and characters, its creation of family and home, of masculinity and femininity, and the transformation of an all-American boy. Series: Investigating Cult TV Series. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK; FL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 134 x 23. Weight in Grams: 431.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845113414
ISBN
9781845113414

€ 94.98
€ 94.71

Paperback. The blokes were writers who revitalized British drama, fiction, poetry, and criticism. When Britain was in the economic doldrums, when its supply of great authors was dwindling after World War II, they rebuilt a world-class reputation. This book looks at how these writers, and others, transformed British heritage. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; AN; BGL; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 223 x 143 x 15. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441169815
ISBN
9781441169815

€ 24.99
€ 20.76

Hardcover. Series: Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: ABA; DSBH; GL; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472443243
ISBN
9781472443243

€ 143.60

Hardcover. Investigates the shifts in ideas of homeness in post-war diasporic Anglophone Lebanese novels. This title deals with the brutal civil strife in Lebanon (1975-1990) and beyond to the war's crucial and long-standing by-product: expatriation. Series Editor(s): El-Enany, Rasheed. Series: Edinburgh Studies in Modern Arabic Literature. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1FBL; 2AB; 3JJP; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 240 x 162 x 20. Weight in Grams: 558.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748643424
ISBN
9780748643424

€ 70.62

Paperback. This study traces the poetic development of Arthur Hugh Clough through a methodological approach based on close textual analysis of his most important works with separate chapters devoted to the three great poems of his maturity: The Bothie of Toper-na-Fuosich, Amours de Voyage and Dipsychus. Series: Victorian and Edwardian Studies. Num Pages: 301 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3JH; DSBF; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 152 x 225 x 24. Weight in Grams: 430.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034324182
ISBN
9783034324182

€ 66.74

Paperback. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781501330735
ISBN
9781501330735

€ 46.60

Hardcover. Series: American Culture. Num Pages: 261 pages. BIC Classification: ACV; DSB; DSBH; HBJK; HBTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 215 x 21. Weight in Grams: 436.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631659373
ISBN
9783631659373

€ 50.99
€ 49.19

Paperback. First published in 1916, this book contains the French text of George Sand's 1872 short story 'Les Ailes de Courage'. Editor(s): Kirkman, F. B. Num Pages: 132 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSBF; DSK; JNB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 130 x 257 x 11. Weight in Grams: 148.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107635289
ISBN
9781107635289

€ 39.42

Hardcover. Series: The New Middle Ages. Num Pages: 132 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSA; DSBB; DSC; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 217 x 14. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137565440
ISBN
9781137565440

€ 108.49

Hardcover. A study of Norman Mailer's entire /uvre, including not only his fiction and non-fiction, but also his correspondence, his early journal articles and his interviews. This title outlines Mailer's Entwicklungsgeschichte, illuminating the lines of continuity and discontinuity in his literary achievement and more. Series: American Culture. Num Pages: 318 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 216 x 24. Weight in Grams: 512.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631668214
ISBN
9783631668214

€ 59.06

Hardcover. Series: Princeton Legacy Library. Num Pages: 254 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 16. Weight in Grams: 514.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691640624
ISBN
9780691640624

€ 74.23
€ 70.81

Hardcover. Since its founding in 1943, Medievalia et Humanistica has won worldwide recognition as the first scholarly publication in America to devote itself entirely to medieval and Renaissance studies. Volume 39 showcases a broad range of medieval scholarship, including six original articles and seven review notices. Editor(s): Polleichtner, Wolfgang; Glei, Reinhold F. Series: Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Culture: New Series. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: DSBB; DSBD; HBLC1; HBLH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 161 x 16. Weight in Grams: 354.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield United States
Number of pages
144
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781442226739
ISBN
9781442226739

€ 93.86

Paperback. Engages with texts that are largely unread and dismissed as trivial or dubious: the vast body of plays - thrillers, narrative poetry, comedy sketches, documentaries and adaptations of literature and drama - that aired on American network radio during the medium's so-called golden age. Series: Cultural Interactions: Studies in the Relationship Between the Arts. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: ANC; DSB; DSBH; GTC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 152 x 225 x 26. Weight in Grams: 522.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034309776
ISBN
9783034309776

€ 62.35

Paperback. Series: Modern American Literature: New Approaches. Num Pages: 165 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 160. Weight in Grams: 260.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc United States
Number of pages
165
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
2 Rev ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820449609
ISBN
9780820449609

€ 33.99
€ 32.73

Hardcover. Provides overviews of the main writers and key themes of Anglophone Jewish fiction. This title highlights the wealth of diversity in this field, identifying and exploring key themes including immigration, Diaspora, the Holocaust, Judaism, assimilation, anti Semitism and Zionism. It is discussed in relation to theoretical frameworks. Editor(s): Brauner, David; Staehler, Axel. Num Pages: 480 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK; JFSR1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 183 x 252 x 34. Weight in Grams: 994.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748646159
ISBN
9780748646159

€ 158.83

Hardcover. Num Pages: 1600 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138766839
ISBN
9781138766839

€ 154.57

Paperback. Editor(s): Arden Shakespeare. Series: Arden Shakespeare. BIC Classification: DDS; DSBD. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. .
Publisher
Thomson Learning
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408007754
ISBN
9781408007754

€ 38.99
€ 36.87

Hardcover. Explores the relationship between touching and writing in contemporary literature. This title provides a timely intervention in the field, investigating the different ways that literary texts make contact with or 'touch' their readers. It explores literary touch in the work of often neglected contemporary thinkers and writers. Num Pages: 224 pages, 4 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: DSA; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 164 x 243 x 15. Weight in Grams: 402.
Publisher
EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY PRESS
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748685318
ISBN
9780748685318

€ 75.80

Paperback. Series: Edinburgh Critical Studies in Shakespeare and Philosophy. BIC Classification: 1DBK; DDS; DSB; DSGS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474426091
ISBN
9781474426091

€ 23.90

Hardcover. The book is a study of the eighteenth-century English robinsonade focusing on the pre-history of the genre, the multi-level semantics of "Robinson Crusoe", its functioning as a genre model, and the subsequent process of its simplification by the gradual elimination of religious meanings and foregrounding the exciting adventures. Num Pages: 212 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; DSB; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 157 x 215 x 19. Weight in Grams: 372.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631679425
ISBN
9783631679425

€ 48.99
€ 47.00

Hardcover. Humphrey Jennings was one of Britain's greatest documentary film-makers. A member of the GPO Film Unit and director of canonical films such as Listen to Britain, he was also an acclaimed painter, photographer, poet and writer. This seminal collection of critical essays and archival material explores the life of Jennings and his many artistic works. Series: BFI Silver. Num Pages: 136 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; AJB; APFB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 144 x 197 x 18. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
British Film Institute
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844578023
ISBN
9781844578023

€ 118.74

Hardcover. Series: Edinburgh Critical Studies in Modernism Drama and Performanc. BIC Classification: 1DBK; DSB; DSG; JPFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474424462
ISBN
9781474424462

€ 87.33
€ 79.24

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