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Literary studies: general

Hardcover. Series: Princeton Legacy Library. Num Pages: 270 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2ADL; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 203 x 127 x 16. Weight in Grams: 371.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691637969
ISBN
9780691637969

€ 81.54
€ 77.23

Paperback. This new guide to the English renaissance's most erudite and yet most street-wise dramatist strongly asserts the theatrical brilliance of his greatest plays in performance, then and now. Editor(s): McEvoy, Sean. Series: Renaissance Dramatists. Num Pages: 192 pages, 5 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSG. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 139 x 8. Weight in Grams: 272.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748623020
ISBN
9780748623020

€ 23.10

Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 12. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
2nd
Condition
New
SKU
V9781403922014
ISBN
9781403922014

€ 39.44

Paperback. This book discusses how and why American modernist writers turned to Ireland at various stages during their careers. By placing events such as the Celtic Revival and the Easter Rising at the centre of the discussion, it shows how Irishness became a cultural determinant in the work of American modernists. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
Manchester University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781526116765
ISBN
9781526116765

€ 21.92

Hardcover. This edition provides current information and guidance on fundamental matters of language usage, poetic structure, and literary interpretation. Editor(s): Mayer, Roland. Series: Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics. Num Pages: 258 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2ADL; DSBB; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 19. Weight in Grams: 480.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
258
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521854733
ISBN
9780521854733

€ 83.23

Hardcover. Among Western literatures, only the German-speaking countries can boast a list of world-class writers such as Goethe, Hoffmann, Kleist, Kafka, Schmitt, and Schlink who were trained as legal scholars. This book traces a history of the sometimes fraught relationship between German law and literature in the modern period, from Grimm to Schmitt. Series: New Directions in German Studies. Num Pages: 240 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DSA; DSB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 148 x 220 x 25. Weight in Grams: 510.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441117908
ISBN
9781441117908

€ 110.39

Paperback. This highly accessible anthology of Gothic writings and criticism provides an essential guide to the genre. The second edition of this critically acclaimed book has been thoroughly revised to include material from the early gothic and a fresh set of contemporary essays, with a supporting timeline and thought provoking introductory material. Editor(s): Bloom, Clive. Num Pages: 272 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 17. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230001787
ISBN
9780230001787

€ 38.48

Paperback. A study of the Chinese modal particle a (), one of the used modal particles in Mandarin Chinese. It transcribes the first 20 episodes, about 20 hours in length, of the popular Chinese TV drama series Kewang 'Expectations'. Num Pages: 409 pages. BIC Classification: CBX; CFF; CFG; DSB; JN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 156 x 32. Weight in Grams: 630.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Bilingual
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034311939
ISBN
9783034311939

€ 77.08

Hardcover. Graciliano Ramos and the Making of Modern Brazil provides new readings and fresh perspectives on the Brazilian writer Graciliano Ramos (1892-1953), whose socially and politically engaged work remains a key reference for our understanding of the making of modern Brazil and continues to reverberate in the country's contemporary context. Editor(s): Brandellero, Sara; Villares, Lucia. Series: Iberian and Latin American Studies. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1KLSB; 3JJ; BGL; DSBH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
University of Wales Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783169856
ISBN
9781783169856

€ 129.03

Hardcover. James Joyce stands at the forefront of modernism - a writer whose work has gained a unique status in modern Western culture. This book offers an introduction to reading and studying Joycean texts and surveys the key contexts - literary, historical, political, philosophical and compositional - which shaped and determined them. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 223 x 143 x 19. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441113337
ISBN
9781441113337

€ 81.15

Hardcover. Num Pages: 200 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 154 x 18. Weight in Grams: 430.
Publisher
CONTINUUM INTL PUBLISHING GRP
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781623562960
ISBN
9781623562960

€ 95.76

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

€ 115.04

Hardcover. Editor(s): Attridge, Derek. Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures. Num Pages: 228 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSBH5. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138237414
ISBN
9781138237414

€ 138.59

Hardcover. A comprehensive analysis of the most important Shakespearean critics, editors, actors and directors. It 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): DiPietro, Cary. Series: Great Shakespeareans. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSGS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 478.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826446114
ISBN
9780826446114

€ 139.98
€ 139.62

Hardcover. Editor(s): Deckard, Sharae; Varma, Rashmi. Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures. Num Pages: 228 pages. BIC Classification: DSA; DSBH5; JPFC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138186118
ISBN
9781138186118

€ 144.48

Hardcover. This book offers case studies analyzing a full array of genres in children's literature, from picture books to young adult novels. This volume's contributions interrogate how children's literature is a powerful yet under examined space of rhetorical discourse that influences one of the most impressionable segments of our population. Editor(s): Saunders, John H. Series: Children and Youth in Popular Culture. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB; DSYC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 237 x 23. Weight in Grams: 446.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498543293
ISBN
9781498543293

€ 86.45

Paperback. Editor(s): Rogge, Jorg. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 3H; 3J; DSBB; HBG; HBLC1; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 225 x 150 x 15. Weight in Grams: 280.
Publisher
Transcript-Verlag
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9783837635881
ISBN
9783837635881

€ 40.99
€ 14.94

Paperback. Beatrix Potter, born into a wealthy London family, became a passionate country woman and skilled farmer in the northern countryside, where her characters were brought vividly to life by the genius of her words and pictures. This work introduces readers to the world of this remarkable author. Editor(s): Knappett, Gill. Series: Pitkin Biographical. Num Pages: 32 pages, 41 colour and 20 black and white images. BIC Classification: 2AB; BGL; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 242 x 5. Weight in Grams: 148.
Publisher
Pitkin Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841652436
ISBN
9781841652436

€ 7.99
€ 7.88

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
€ 20.87

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

€ 125.65

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

€ 97.08

Hardcover. Since Martin Esslin coined 'the Theatre of the Absurd' to describe experimental drama in the mid-twentieth century, the term 'absurd' has been adopted as a means of discussing a vast array of literary text. This title examines a range of literary texts, both prose and poetry. It covers classic and contemporary absurdist texts. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations (black and white). BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 156 x 240 x 16. Weight in Grams: 432.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748669264
ISBN
9780748669264

€ 81.85

Paperback. Num Pages: 278 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 146 x 217 x 18. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
Foundation Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9788175963276
ISBN
9788175963276

€ 25.99
€ 10.51

Hardcover. Series: Princeton Legacy Library. Num Pages: 312 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 155 x 19. Weight in Grams: 599.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691632377
ISBN
9780691632377

€ 92.56
€ 87.25

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