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Literary studies: general

Hardcover. Num Pages: 224 pages, 252ill.(some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBR; AJCR; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 251 x 177 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1120. Clean copy with minor shelf wear. Fine in fine dustjacket
Publisher
The Lilliput Press Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0014209
ISBN
9781843510505

€ 17.95

Paperback. In his introduction to this selection of Coleridge's verse, the Poet Laureate describes the psychological ordeal which produced great works such as "Kubla Khan", "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" and "Christabel". Num Pages: 242 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DCF; DSBF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 126 x 20. Weight in Grams: 230. 8vo . Good copy
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Edition
Main
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0284965
ISBN
9780571176045

€ 4.64

Paperback. Compiled by one of the best-known authorities on the bard's works, this dictionary offers up-to-date information on all aspects of Shakespeare in his own time and on his impact and influence on later ages. Essential reference for anyone with an interest in Shakespeare. Series: Oxford Quick Reference. Num Pages: 240 pages, numerous halftones. BIC Classification: DSBD; DSG; DSR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 129 x 196 x 15. Weight in Grams: 262. Paperback, in very good condition.
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRF0014164
ISBN
9780192806383

€ 12.61

Paperback. Examines the author's troubled relationship with his father, whose bullying and mental abuse have affected him profoundly throughout his life. It deals with the task he has undertaken to give voice to the voiceless: to express the unnerving pent-up emotions he was unable to express as a child. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; 3JJP; BGA; DSBH; DSC; HBTB; JHBK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 16. Weight in Grams: 277. 8vo . Some light shelfwear otherwise a good copy.Signed and inscribed by the author
Publisher
Liverpool University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0280943
ISBN
9780853239475

€ 15.00

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 127 x 15. Weight in Grams: 162. 8vo. Very good copy in original wrappers. Irish Poetry.
Publisher
Faber and Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1986
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0277674
ISBN
9780571139552

€ 10.00

Paperback. Editor(s): McGonigal, James; O'Rourke, Donny; Whyte, Hamish. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 1DBR; 2AB; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138. . 8vo.Some minor wear otherwise a good copy
Publisher
Argyll Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0264044
ISBN
9781902831152

€ 4.64

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

Paperback. According to nineteenth-century racial uplift ideology, African American women served their race best as reformers and activists. This book examines the autobiographies of four women who diverged from that ideal and defended the legitimacy of their self-supporting wage labor. Num Pages: 240 pages, 5 illustrations, notes, index. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 15. Weight in Grams: 281. Nice copy, with some shelfwear. Good to very good
Publisher
The University of North Carolina Press
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
New edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KST0026905
ISBN
9780807856482

€ 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. Features letters that are addressed, with just two exceptions, to Sylvia Plath, the American poet to whom the author was married. This book became an instant bestseller on its publication in 1998 and won the Forward Prize for Poetry in the same year. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; BG; DCF; DSBH; DSC. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 214 x 133 x 15. Weight in Grams: 242. 8vo.Good copy in original wrappers. Poetry
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
Main
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0279256
ISBN
9780571194735

€ 10.00

Paperback. Explores the works of leading black and Jewish writers from the 1950s to the 1980s. Series Editor(s): Gelpi, Albert (Stanford University, California); Posnock, Ross. Series: Cambridge Studies in American Literature and Culture. Num Pages: 266 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ABM; DSBH; JFSL3; JFSR1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 152 x 15. Weight in Grams: 375. Paperback, in very good condition.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
264
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRF0016194
ISBN
9780521635752

€ 25.00

Hardcover. This text deals with the configurations in the literature and culture of 16th-century England. It looks at works of courtly writers like Ralegh, Spenser, and Sidney, examining their ideas on the human body, politics, gender, and national identity. Num Pages: 224 pages, notes, index, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 2AB; 3JB; DSBD; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 12. Weight in Grams: 300. Keywords: "Subjects - Poetry, Drama & Criticism - History & Criticism - Literary Studies - 16th to 18th Centuries,Subjects - Society, Politics & Philosophy - Social Sciences - Cultural Studies,Education Resource"
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Edition
2000th Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS0051744
ISBN
9780333761021

€ 67.50

Paperback. Is your enjoyment of Brian Friel's work hampered by a lack of Irish historical knowledge? Are you studying his plays and looking for help with interpretation? Do you teach Friel and need reliable guide to the plays? This title provides answers to these questions and more. Num Pages: 192 pages, map. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBH; DSG. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 179 x 113 x 16. Weight in Grams: 158. 8vo. Nice copy.
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0292621
ISBN
9780571197798

€ 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

Paperback. Robert Welch examines the work of major modern Irish writers, including Yeats, Joyce, Beckett and Heaney, and draws attention to the aspects of modern Irish literature that make it so distinctive and powerful. Num Pages: 320 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AF; DSBH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 26. Weight in Grams: 430. 8vo.Nice clean copy
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0292465
ISBN
9780415093613

€ 20.00

Paperback. Good clean copy
Publisher
Cliffs Notes
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0239955
ISBN
9780764586613

€ 4.64

Paperback. Recounting his solitary childhood in the English countryside, the author presents affectionate portraits of his remote parents - an increasingly unconventional barrister father, whose blindness must never be mentioned, battling earwigs in the mutinous garden, and a vague and endlessly patient mother. Num Pages: 272 pages, 12 b&w photos. BIC Classification: 2AB; BGA; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 17. Weight in Grams: 188. 8vo. Good clean copy
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1987
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0276263
ISBN
9780140063837

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Dante is one of the towering figures of medieval European literature. This biography indicates that Dante may have smoked cannabis to reach new heights of creativity. It tells that Dante was a talented public speaker, who created a quite new form of poetic art, holding audiences spellbound. Num Pages: 480 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: BGL; DSBB; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 886. Clean copy with minor shelf wear. Fine in fine dustjacket
Publisher
I B Tauris & Co Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0011681
ISBN
9781845111618

€ 18.00

Hardcover. This biography explores the life and work of Denis Johnston, barrister, theatre director, film-maker, pioneering television producer, war correspondent, essayist and celebrated playwright. Bernard Adams brings light to the extraordinary secret life of a complex, self-doubting individual. Num Pages: 320 pages, b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; BGF; DSBH; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 162 x 234 x 44. Weight in Grams: 736. 8vo. Nice clean copy
Publisher
The Lilliput Press Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0292302
ISBN
9781901866674

€ 20.00

Paperback. The ambiguous struggle between convention and dissent in the language he uses for representing women charges Dickens? novels with their uneasy excitement and power. Num Pages: 152 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 190. Paperback, in very good condition.
Publisher
University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
Number of pages
152
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Edition
2nd ed.
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRF0011711
ISBN
9780802077608

€ 4.64

Paperback. In the "Poet to Poet" series, a contemporary poet advocates a poet of the past or present whom they have particularly admired. By their selection of verses and their critical reactions, the selectors offer intriguing insights into their own work. Here, Derek Mahon selects Dylan Thomas. Series: Poet to Poet. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DCF; DSBH; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 195 x 119 x 8. Weight in Grams: 90. 8vo.Good copy
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
Main - Poet to Poet
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0298128
ISBN
9780571218349

€ 12.00

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. The first comprehensive presentation of Edmund Burke's thinking on international relations, including edited selections of Burke's writings on Ireland, America, and revolutionary France. Num Pages: 376 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBD; DSK; JPA; JPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 150 x 22. Weight in Grams: 562. Somee light shelf wear
Publisher
Perseus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTK0100408
ISBN
9780813368290

€ 30.29

Hardcover. Translator(s): Hulse, M. Num Pages: 336 pages, Illustrations, 1 port. BIC Classification: DN; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 150. . Good copy in original cloth
Publisher
Andre Deutsch Ltd London
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1987
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0241502
ISBN
9780233981284

€ 17.95

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