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Literary studies: general

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Literary studies: general

Paperback. This collection of essays examines core authors and texts. Written by scholars from a range of Irish third-level institutions, these essays provide introductions to less familiar authors and open up critical readings of established texts. Editor(s): Kelleher, Margaret. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 4PCR; CF; DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UA) A / AS level. Dimension: 215 x 136. . Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
The Lilliput Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTJ0049811
ISBN
9781901866469

€ 6.63

Paperback. An impressionistic study of Bruce Chatwin's life and work by one of his friends. It is not a biography, but a collection of Clapp's own memories of Chatwin and those of his friends and colleagues. Both a solitary and a socialite, he has been described as the person who reinvented travel-writing. Num Pages: 256 pages, 1. BIC Classification: BG; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 19. Weight in Grams: 175. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRA0010579
ISBN
9780099733713

€ 10.00

Library Binding. Num Pages: 180 pages, 4ill. BIC Classification: 2AB; DD; DSBH; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 150 x 19. Weight in Grams: 29. 178pp
Publisher
Pennsylvania State University Press University Park and London
Number of pages
180
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1990
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1024063
ISBN
9780271004266

€ 20.99
€ 17.95

Hardcover. Keywords: Literary Criticism - French Writers BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 142 x 23. Weight in Grams: 490
Publisher
Syracuse University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Edition
First Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS0078052
ISBN
9780815620549

€ 4.75
€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 216 pages, illustrations, 2 leaves of plates. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; BGH; DNF; DSBD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 146 x 16. Weight in Grams: 295. Paperback in good to very good condition. Some shelf wear.
Publisher
Univ of Pittsburgh Pr (Trd)
Number of pages
216
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1990
Edition
New edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRF0020628
ISBN
9780822954323

€ 8.06

Paperback. Hugely popular subject, written by an award-winning comedian. Based on author's successful stage show. Author very well-known and well-connected within the comedy industry. Num Pages: 352 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: DSB; WCS; WHX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 23. Weight in Grams: 234. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
Sphere
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0008032
ISBN
9780751542134

€ 4.64

Paperback. Very good clean copy
Publisher
Rutgers University Press New Jersey
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1985
Edition
Presumed First Edition Paperback
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0250010
ISBN
9780813510897

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Num Pages: 314 pages, 1. BIC Classification: DSB; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 220 x 150. Weight in Grams: 620. Clean copy with minor shelf wear. Fine in fine dustjacket
Publisher
Hollym
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Edition
3rd ed.
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0011879
ISBN
9780930878269

€ 20.00

Paperback. A study of the Irish modernist poet, Brian Coffey (1905-95), whose work has always been regarded as difficult. This text aims to explain how the poems release their meaning and guide the reader in understanding the poet's work. Num Pages: 160 pages, 4 photographs, 2 line illustrations, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 6. Weight in Grams: 249 143pp
Publisher
University College Dublin Press Dublin
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1017400
ISBN
9781900621441

€ 15.00

Paperback. The plays of Euripides have stimulated audiences since the fifth century BC. Part of the series "Euripides in Penguin Classics", this title contains plays such as "Phoenician Women", "Bacchae", "Iphigenia at Aulis", "Orestes", and "Rhesus". Translator(s): Vellacott, Philip. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DD; DSBB; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 15. Weight in Grams: 194. Some minor shelf wear but overall in a good condition
Publisher
Penguin Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1973
Edition
1st
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSC0001693
ISBN
9780140440447

€ 4.64

Paperback. "Cadenus" is primarily concerned with the relationship between Swift and Vanessa (Esther Van Homrigh), "Swift's Most Valuable Friend" with that between Swift and Stella (Esther Johnson). Both help to determine the precise nature of this triangle, and the impact it had on his writing and career. Illustrator(s): Brocquy, Louis Le. Num Pages: 320 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JF; BGH; DSBD; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 136. . Clean copy
Publisher
The Lilliput Press Ltd Dublin
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
New edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0201819
ISBN
9781843510178

€ 17.95

Hardcover. Num Pages: 241 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 165 x 24. Weight in Grams: 544. 8vo. Literary Criticsm. Good copy
Publisher
Syracuse University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Edition
illustrated
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0276822
ISBN
9780815622314

€ 15.00

Paperback. Poet, polemicist, pamphleteer and wit, Swift is best known as the author of "Gulliver's Travels". In this biography, Victoria Glendinning investigates the main events and relationships of Swift's life and provides a portrait set in a tapestry of controversy and paradox. Num Pages: 336 pages, 8pp b&w halftones. BIC Classification: 2AB; BG; DSBD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126. Weight in Grams: 243. Some minor shelf wear but otherwise in a good condition
Publisher
Pimlico
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
New edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSC0001187
ISBN
9780712662628

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Editor(s): Keatinge, Benjamin; Woods, Aengus. Num Pages: 304 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; BGL; DSBH; DSC. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 243 x 166 x 31. Weight in Grams: 646. 8vo Very good copy.
Publisher
Irish Academic Press Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0277229
ISBN
9780716529101

€ 54.99
€ 18.00

Paperback. A brilliant, inventive and endlessly delightful new memoir from Fay Weldon, one of our most respected commentators on sex, relationships and gender, that picks up where her acclaimed Auto da Fay left off. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; BGA; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 15. Weight in Grams: 201. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Publisher
Harper Perennial
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0007227
ISBN
9780007194520

€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 217 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DNJ; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 142 x 17. Weight in Grams: 290. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Salmon Poetry
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KAK0002152
ISBN
9781908836120

€ 4.64

Paperback. Keywords: "Subjects - Biography - General,Subjects - Biography - Novelists, Poets & Playwrights - Playwrights,Subjects - Poetry, Drama & Criticism - History & Criticism - Drama & Dramatists - 20th Century,Subjec"
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS0060422
ISBN
9780747574668

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Series: The Wisconsin project on American writers. Num Pages: 261 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK; FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 241 x 165 x 23. Weight in Grams: 544. Wisconsin Project on American Writers
Publisher
University of Wisconsin Press Wisconsin
Number of pages
261
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1989
Edition
F First Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KNW0003054
ISBN
9780299122201

€ 24.99
€ 4.64

Paperback. Heralded as the 'new Harry Potter', Stephenie Meyer's wildly popular Twilight is a young adult vampire romance series in which teenaged Bella falls for a vampire, Edward, and is drawn into his and his family's morally grey universe, facing countless dangers and philosophical dilemmas. Editor(s): Wisnewski, J. Jeremy; Housel, Rebecca. Series Editor(s): Irwin, William. Series: The Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture Series. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK; HPX; JFCA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 154 x 18. Weight in Grams: 378. Clean copy in good to very good condition. Some light shelf wear.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRF0007050
ISBN
9780470484234

€ 4.64

Paperback. Developing the themes contained in his ground-breaking Mere Irish and Fior-Ghael, Leerssen examines national self-image through the two cultural spheres of literary and historical scholarship. Series: Critical conditions - field day monographs. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JH; DSB; HBJD1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 236 x 159 x 18. Weight in Grams: 488. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTJ0050702
ISBN
9781859181119

€ 14.00

Paperback. Illustrator(s): Matthews, Tom. Num Pages: 120 pages, 5ill. BIC Classification: 2AB; CBW; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 209 x 145 x 10. Weight in Grams: 164. 113pp
Publisher
Poetry Society
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
First Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0197833
ISBN
9781902121000

€ 4.64

Hardcover. This text studies the cheap printed literature which was read in 18th- and 19th-century Ireland and the cultures of its audience. Series: Early Modern History: Society and Culture. Num Pages: 258 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; 3JF; 3JH; DSBD; DSBF; HBTB; JFC; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 24. Weight in Grams: 480. 8vo. Good copy
Publisher
Palgrave Schol, Print UK
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Edition
1997th Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0299266
ISBN
9780333666845

€ 65.00

Paperback. A guide to the increasingly allusive and complex Peppercanister poems. All the poems are discussed in chronological order and are accompanied by illustrations and reproductions of covers, which are fully explained in the text. Num Pages: 288 pages, 25 illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 19. Weight in Grams: 408 273pp
Publisher
University College Dublin Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1017407
ISBN
9781900621533

€ 16.00

Paperback. Tells the story of the author's parents' lives - largely in their own words. They remember every detail of their Dublin childhoods. Through their eyes, we see the intensely Catholic society of their youth being transformed into the vibrant, modern Ireland. This is the author's first non-fiction book. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; BG; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 127 x 199 x 22. Weight in Grams: 300. Clean copy with some shelf wear
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
New Ed
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0018246
ISBN
9780099449225

€ 4.64

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