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Literary studies: general

Hardcover. Series: Historicizing Modernism. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474278577
ISBN
9781474278577

€ 95.76

Hardcover. Num Pages: 7 colour illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: APF; APFN; DSBD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 148. .
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9783319562667
ISBN
9783319562667

€ 55.09
€ 54.67

Hardcover. Series Editor(s): Brater, Enoch; Taylor-Batty, Mark. Series: Methuen Drama Engage. Num Pages: 256 pages, 10 illus. BIC Classification: 2ACG; ANF; DSBH; DSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 16. Weight in Grams: 469.
Publisher
Methuen Drama
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408183663
ISBN
9781408183663

€ 85.98

Hardcover. This book uses Greek poetry and Plato's philosophy to explain the appeal of tragedy and explore the non-cognitive value of aesthetic engagement. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: DSBB; HPCA; HPN; JMQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 152. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107184442
ISBN
9781107184442

€ 96.19

Hardcover. Southeast Asia has a multitude of ethnic groups, languages, religions, social structures and governments. Despite this, there is cultural cohesion. This guide shows the languages and literatures in their depth and variety, drawing upon indigenous and western sources. Editor(s): Kratz, E.U. Num Pages: 465 pages. BIC Classification: 1FM; CFB; DSB; GBCR; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 236 x 156 x 40. Weight in Grams: 966.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
465
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860641145
ISBN
9781860641145

€ 90.39

Hardcover. This transhistorical, international and interdisciplinary work will be of interest to students, theater professionals and Shakespeare scholars. Editor(s): Smith, Bruce R. Num Pages: 2248 pages, 332 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 2AB; AN; DSBD; DSGS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 279 x 216. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107057258
ISBN
9781107057258

€ 583.03

Paperback. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474409650
ISBN
9781474409650

€ 29.47

Hardcover. Located at the crossroads of Performance Studies and transnational American Studies, the volume critically explores a rich field of on- and off-stage, aesthetic and everyday performances. It demonstrates that performance constitutes both a primary method and an object of study for transnational phenomena and America's position in the world. Editor(s): Bauridl, Birgit M.; Wiegmink, Pia. Num Pages: 351 pages, 13. BIC Classification: 1KB; 2ABM; AN; APF; DSB; DSK; JFCA; JFCV; JFD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 216 x 28. Weight in Grams: 554.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631667682
ISBN
9783631667682

€ 64.93

Hardcover. Interest in Shaftesbury is as lively and productive today as it ever was. Indeed, the past decade has seen a veritable international renaissance in studies of his work. This collection of essays manifests this diversity, offering a representative miscellany which covers a wide range of Shaftesbury's own intellectual interests. Editor(s): Mueller, Patrick. Num Pages: 327 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: AB; DSBD; HP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 215 x 163 x 25. Weight in Grams: 540.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631643433
ISBN
9783631643433

€ 59.41

Paperback. Series: New Directions in German Studies. Num Pages: 296 pages, 10 bw illus. BIC Classification: 2AGC; DSBH; DSK; JFSJ. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 143 x 216 x 22. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781501326493
ISBN
9781501326493

€ 26.99
€ 26.55

Hardcover. A sweeping account and re-evaluation of Austrian identity, via literature, culture and history, from the Enlightenment to the present. Series: New Directions in German Studies. Num Pages: 344 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 2ACG; DSB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 28. Weight in Grams: 507.
Publisher
Continuum Publishing Corporation United States
Number of pages
336
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441142498
ISBN
9781441142498

€ 96.99

Hardcover. Marcus Valerius Martialis is celebrated for his droll, frequently salacious, portrayal of Roman high and low society during first century rule of the emperors Domitian, Nerva and Trajan. This title provides an overview - for students of classics and ancient history, as well as comparative literature - of the chief themes of his sardonic writings. Series: Understanding Classics. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 2ADL; DSBB; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 134 x 20. Weight in Grams: 363.
Publisher
I.B. Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780766362
ISBN
9781780766362

€ 56.78

Hardcover. The author reveals that the hysterical female character of the 19th-century novel is more than just a literary "femme fatale", and contends, using readings from Balzac, Eliot and others, that these narratives are sources for understanding hysterical states of mind. Num Pages: 232 pages, 6 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBF; DSK; JMAF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 18. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
232
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860641862
ISBN
9781860641862

€ 80.71

Hardcover. This text approaches European romanticism by considering the idea of the romantic author and the romantic inner life, with readings from Wordsworth, Shelley and de Quincey. It explores Victorian culture through a reading of ideas of 'home' and 'abroad' in Emily Bronte, Arthur Conan Doyle and Robert Louis Stevenson. Num Pages: 352 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.). BIC Classification: DSBF. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 246 x 197 x 33. Weight in Grams: 1468.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
352
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849666237
ISBN
9781849666237

€ 95.24

Paperback. Num Pages: 52 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 218 x 142 x 10. Weight in Grams: 102.
Publisher
White Pine Press United States
Number of pages
52
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Condition
New
SKU
V9780934834605
ISBN
9780934834605

€ 7.94

Paperback. Editor(s): Hinge, George. Num Pages: 366 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADL; 2AHA; DSBB; HBLA1; HPCA; LAZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 159 x 283 x 27. Weight in Grams: 690.
Publisher
Museum Tusculanum Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9788763543958
ISBN
9788763543958

€ 62.80
€ 61.88

Paperback. My book draws on studies shows how the neo-baroque can be understood as a strategy that allows artists in Latin America and the Caribbean to rearticulate the imperial, colonialist gaze of globalization. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; GTB; HBTR; JFFS; JPH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 158 x 18. Weight in Grams: 413.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498557252
ISBN
9781498557252

€ 43.99
€ 43.08

Hardcover. The intertext is the effective presence of a text in another one. This relation of co-presence between texts is the subject of the present essay. Colum McCann's work is studied here as a mosaic of references to and quotations from other texts. Num Pages: 246 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 165 x 243 x 26. Weight in Grams: 574.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782052241
ISBN
9781782052241

€ 39.00
€ 31.26

Paperback. This Reader's Guide provides a comprehensive and accessible overview of the key critical literature surrounding Philip Larkin's poetry. Robert C. Evans charts the major developments in Larkin's career as a writer alongside the evolution of critical responses to his work. Series: Readers' Guides to Essential Criticism. Num Pages: 184 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3JJ; DSBH; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 140 x 216 x 17. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137517104
ISBN
9781137517104

€ 29.43

Hardcover. Why has a fascination with fascism re-emerged after the Cold War? What is its cultural function now, in an era of commemoration? Focusing particularly on the British context, this study offers an analysis of contemporary popular and literary fiction, film, TV and art exhibitions about Nazis and Nazism. Series: Edinburgh Critical Studies in War and Culture. Num Pages: 272 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 238 x 163 x 18. Weight in Grams: 486.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
272
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748668649
ISBN
9780748668649

€ 76.60

Hardcover. A sustained analysis of Transatlantic women's literature of the twentieth century, focusing on narratives of travel and adventure, with an expansion of the Transatlantic concept beyond the familiar US-UK axis to encompass Canada, South America, the Caribbean and Eastern Europe. Series: Edinburgh Studies in Transatlantic Literatures. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; JFSJ1. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 240 x 166 x 18. Weight in Grams: 464.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748624454
ISBN
9780748624454

€ 87.14

Hardcover. This book attempts to address the paradoxes inherent in international modernism (a literary movement which at once strove to cross borders of nation, language, and tradition yet which at the same time often endorsed nationalist and 'racial' models of identity. Editor(s): Manning, Susan; Taylor, Andrew. Series: Edinburgh Studies in Transatlantic Literatures. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; 3JH; DSBF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
208
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748625260
ISBN
9780748625260

€ 92.64

Hardcover. Demonstrating the power a single author can have on generations of individuals around the world, Citizen Steinbeck enables readers to make sense of both the past and the present through the prism of this literary icon's inspirational work. Series: Contemporary American Literature. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 161 x 237 x 27. Weight in Grams: 584.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781442268302
ISBN
9781442268302

€ 43.99
€ 43.08

Hardcover. An important critical study of Canadian literature, placing internationally successful anglophone Canadian authors in the context of their national literary history. Series: Edinburgh Critical Guides to Literature. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBC; 2AB; DSBH. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 223 x 142 x 20. Weight in Grams: 450.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748621613
ISBN
9780748621613

€ 88.15
€ 79.72

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