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Paperback. Italian writer Primo Levi's account of Auschwitz "If This Is A Man" is recognised as one of the essential books of mankind. No other work interrogates our moral history so incisively or conveys more profoundly the horror of the Nazi genocide. On 11 April 1987, Levi fell to his death in the house where he was born. This book presents his biography. Num Pages: 640 pages, 16. BIC Classification: 2ADT; BGH; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 34. Weight in Grams: 486. Good clean copy showing light age and reading wear, text clear and crisp and remains a nice copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0020779
ISBN
9780099515210

€ 4.64

Paperback. A collection of ten critical essays on the Prologue to Chaucer's well-known work, arranged in chronological order of their original publication. Num Pages: 226 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: 2AB; DCF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 164 x 12. Weight in Grams: 336. Fine in good illustrated cloth covers. Covers showing some shelf wear and previous owner's name to ffep, otherwise clean and remains a fine copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1969
Publisher
The Athlone Press London
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0020700
ISBN
9780485610062

€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 240 pages, 15. BIC Classification: 1DVU; 3JJ; DSBH; JFC; JPFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 227 x 151 x 16. Weight in Grams: 340. Paperback in very good condition.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Cornell University Press
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRF0026720
ISBN
9780801488924

€ 10.65

Paperback. This clear and incisive Introduction situates Twain's works in the historical and cultural context of his times. Series: Cambridge Introductions to Literature. Num Pages: 152 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1K; DSBF; DSK; GTB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 226 x 154 x 9. Weight in Grams: 234. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
SKU
KIN0033911
ISBN
9780521670753

€ 4.64

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
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Argyll Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
SKU
KEX0264044
ISBN
9781902831152

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 165 x 23. Weight in Grams: 567. 192pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
University of Pittsburgh Press Pittsburgh, PA
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1969
SKU
KHS1013615
ISBN
9780822931744

€ 17.95

Hardcover. Num Pages: 218 pages. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 150 x 20. Weight in Grams: 431. "Includes index. Bibliography: p. [189]-197. Commissioning organisation: Thomas C. Foster. xi, 203 p. 23 cm. Publishers cloth. Fine clean copy with dw." Keywords: "Subjects - Poetry, Drama & Criticism - History & Criticism - General,Subjects - Poetry, Drama & Criticism - History & Criticism - Literary Studies - 20th Century,Education Resources - Books - English"
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Northern Illinois University Pre
Number of pages
218
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1988
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KEX0072267
ISBN
9780875801346

€ 21.99
€ 5.42

Paperback. Series: Princeton Legacy Library. Num Pages: 548 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; 3JF; ANB; APB; DSBD; DSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 155 x 28. Weight in Grams: 485. 8vo. Good former library copy with neat labels inside front cover
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
SKU
KEX0298748
ISBN
9780691623191

€ 25.00

Hardcover. This collection of writings on the work of poet and novelist James Dickey addresses the breadth of his controversial career. Beginning in the early 1960s when he first began publishing poetry, it continues through to the mid-1990s, with comprehensive overviews of his entire canon. Editor(s): Kirschten, Robert. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ABM; DSBH; DSC; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 26. Weight in Grams: 694. 276pp. Index
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
University of South Carolina Press
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
SKU
KON0825905
ISBN
9781570031656

€ 17.95

Hardcover. Offers an account of the life of the great English poet and pamphleteer John Milton in his quarter centenary year. Num Pages: 480 pages, Illustrations (some col.), maps. BIC Classification: 2AB; BGL; DSBD; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 242 x 44. Weight in Grams: 774. Very good copy in near fine dustwrapperFirst edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
SKU
KEX0303332
ISBN
9780747584254

€ 25.00

Paperback. Num Pages: 52 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DCF; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 130 x 5. Weight in Grams: 68. 8vo .Some minor shelfwear otherwise a good copy.Signed and Inscribed by the Author
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Salmon Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KEX0280831
ISBN
9781903392041

€ 15.00

Hardcover. Bibliography and Reference.Clean Copy in Dustwrapper.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
University of Delaware Press
Number of pages
248
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1991
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KDK0008382
ISBN
9780874133646

€ 45.00

Paperback. An A-Z work with concise entries on all aspects of literature in English. Editor(s): Ousby, Ian. Num Pages: 448 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 155 x 29. Weight in Grams: 736. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
SKU
KIN0033605
ISBN
9780521436274

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Num Pages: 230 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 159 x 22. Weight in Grams: 544. 230pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
University of Pittsburgh Press Pittsburgh, PA
Number of pages
230
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1970
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
KHS1013616
ISBN
9780822931942

€ 52.24
€ 17.95

Paperback. * Highly entertaining account of four journeys into the Himalayas and Tibet * Includes a ground-breaking survey of the history of early Tibet Num Pages: 320 pages, Section: 16, colour. BIC Classification: 1FPCT; 1KBB; 2ADF; DSBH; DSK; JFHF; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 203 x 128 x 21. Weight in Grams: 388. 8vo .Good copy
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Abacus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
New Ed
SKU
KEX0293712
ISBN
9780349111421

€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 281 pages. BIC Classification: 2ACG; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Scholarly; (UP) Postgraduate; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 77 x 77 x 20. Weight in Grams: 310.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
New Directions Publishing New York
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1990
SKU
KNH0001565
ISBN
9780811211215

€ 9.61

Paperback. Editor(s): Brenkman, John. Num Pages: 172 pages. BIC Classification: DNF; DSBH; JFSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 140. Weight in Grams: 401. Clean copy.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
G&B Arts International
Number of pages
172
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
SKU
KEX0208395
ISBN
9789057013911

€ 13.18

Paperback. Num Pages: 47 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 220 x 140 x 4. Weight in Grams: 50. 47pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Columbia University Press New York
Number of pages
47
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1966
SKU
KHS1023959
ISBN
9780231026802

€ 17.95

Hardcover. In this powerful and authoritative study Borbala Farago provides the fullest account yet of the work of a major figure in twentieth-century Irish literature as well as in contemporary women's writing. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 162 x 243 x 24. Weight in Grams: 532.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
SKU
9781782050889
ISBN
9781782050889

€ 49.00
€ 40.11

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

€ 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
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
Main - Poet to Poet
SKU
KEX0298128
ISBN
9780571218349

€ 12.00

Paperback. How is it that Flaubert, the last of the great French romantics, still seems so incredibly modern? In this biography, Geoffrey Wall investigates why it is that the author of Madame Bovary still exerts such a hold upon our imaginations. Num Pages: 432 pages, portraits. BIC Classification: 2ADF; BG; DSBF; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 136 x 33. Weight in Grams: 486. Minor scuffing, otherwise excellent.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Faber and Faber
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
SKU
KTJ0001563
ISBN
9780571212392

€ 5.60

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
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
Main
SKU
KEX0279256
ISBN
9780571194735

€ 10.00

Hardcover. In this frank memoir, John Bayley describes the life he has shared with his wife, Iris Murdoch, afflicted with Alzheimer's disease. He explains how he has coped emotionally and practically with the illness that has beset the woman he loves and cherishes. Num Pages: 192 pages, 12pp b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 2AB; BG; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 162. Weight in Grams: 519. Clean copy in original cloth
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KEX0248054
ISBN
9780715628485

€ 5.17

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