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Paperback. A new collaboratively-written comedy thriller about friendship and modern masculinity. And the weather. Editor(s): Wright, John. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 206 x 130 x 8. Weight in Grams: 136.
Publisher
Oberon Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849431750
ISBN
9781849431750

€ 13.24

Paperback. Small-time hack Rachel sets off down the Thames Path for an interview. But between London Bridge and the celebrity lies a series of unpredicted events. This is a play about how a walk on an everyday Wednesday can become an odyssey that turns your life upside down. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 127 x 6. Weight in Grams: 80.
Publisher
Faber & Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571241101
ISBN
9780571241101

€ 11.99
€ 9.75

Paperback. Deals with a noisily Protestant England - the England of William and Mary's Glorious Revolution at the end of a century of civil strife. This is London in the 1690s, the monster city tamed into awe by our only Orpheus: Henry Purcell. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126 x 9. Weight in Grams: 132.
Publisher
Faber & Faber Plays
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571309511
ISBN
9780571309511

€ 13.99
€ 10.49

Paperback. Past misdemeanours bear down on the present when Patrick calls up one lover with another in mind. When his wife discovers what he's up to, she pursues his discarded date through the maelstrom of the South Bank. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 126 x 10. Weight in Grams: 143.
Publisher
Faber & Faber Plays
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571230211
ISBN
9780571230211

€ 11.99
€ 9.75

Paperback. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 125 x 3. Weight in Grams: 80.
Publisher
Faber & Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
Stagescript
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571204427
ISBN
9780571204427

€ 6.99
€ 6.47

Paperback. Conversational in style and shrewdly laconic, this collection of Fleur Adcock's poetry offers psychological insights into the deceptions of love, personal relationships and family life. Num Pages: 287 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 236 x 160 x 19. Weight in Grams: 546.
Publisher
Bloodaxe Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
287
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9781852245306
ISBN
9781852245306

€ 19.99
€ 15.19

Paperback.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Methuen Drama
Number of pages
112
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408108345
ISBN
9781408108345

€ 14.25

Paperback. Originally published in 1909, this book contains a selection of essays by the English man of letters and politician Joseph Addison (1672-1719). Editor(s): Lobban, J. H. Num Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 128 x 177 x 22. Weight in Grams: 278.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316612569
ISBN
9781316612569

€ 29.12

Paperback. America's Kim Addonizio has been called 'one of the nation's most provocative and edgy poets'. Her poetry is renowned for its gritty, street-wise narrators and wicked sense of wit. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 140 x 216 x 19. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
Bloodaxe Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780372709
ISBN
9781780372709

€ 15.99
€ 12.79

Paperback. Poetry from the author of Tell Me, a finalist for the National Book Award. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 211 x 141 x 9. Weight in Grams: 146.
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393327090
ISBN
9780393327090

€ 15.99
€ 15.98

Paperback. Set in northern Nigeria against a backdrop of global turmoil and corruption, Lydia Adetunji's Fixer is a fast-paced drama that asks questions about integrity, loyalty and the price of human life. Num Pages: 81 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 165 x 7. Weight in Grams: 112.
Publisher
Nick Hern Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
81
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848420649
ISBN
9781848420649

€ 13.99
€ 13.08

Hardcover. Very good copy in good dustwrapper. First UK edition signed by the author.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Atlantic Books London
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
SKU
KEX0303050
ISBN
9781843547204

€ 245.00

Paperback. This guide charts the development in the criticism surrounding two of Williams' most popular plays, from the 1940s/50s through to the present day. Adler's overview of the critical responses proceeds in a generally chronological fashion and demonstrates how the emergence of newer theoretical methodologies has broadened the range of these responses. Series: Readers' Guides to Essential Criticism. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSG. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 214 x 138 x 10. Weight in Grams: 224.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230228696
ISBN
9780230228696

€ 29.46

Paperback. Born in Syria in 1930, Adonis is one of the most celebrated poets of the Arabic-speaking world. His poems have earned international acclaim, and his influence on Arabic literature has been likened to that of T S Eliot's on English-language verse. This title presents a comprehensive survey of Adonis' work. Translator(s): Mattawa, Khaled. Series: The Margellos World Republic of Letters. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 194 x 25. Weight in Grams: 510.
Publisher
Yale University Press United States
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300181258
ISBN
9780300181258

€ 22.71

Paperback. "Victims of a Map" presents fifteen translated poems by each poet. It includes thirteen poems by Darwish never before published in book form, even in Arabic, and a long work by Adonis written during the 1982 siege of Beirut, also published here for the first time. Translator(s): al-Udhari, Abdullah. Num Pages: 168 pages. BIC Classification: 2CSR; DCQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 137 x 9. Weight in Grams: 204.
Publisher
Saqi Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
168
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Bilingual
Condition
New
SKU
V9780863565243
ISBN
9780863565243

€ 13.99
€ 11.41

Paperback. Theodor W Adorno (1903-1969), one of the principal figures associated with the Frankfurt School, wrote extensively on culture, modernity, aesthetics, literature, and - more than any other subject - music. This title presents the full range of Adorno's music writing. Editor(s): Leppert, Richard. Translator(s): Gillespie, Susan H. Num Pages: 760 pages, 1 music example. BIC Classification: AV; DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 155 x 48. Weight in Grams: 1070.
Publisher
University of California Press United States
Number of pages
760
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520231597
ISBN
9780520231597

€ 45.99
€ 39.53

Paperback. Available in English for the first time, this is a collection of essays by social philosopher and critic, T.W. Adorno, on such writers as Mann, Bloch, Holderlin, Kare Kraust, Sigfried Kracauer, Goethe, Benjamin and Stefan George. It includes Adorno's reflections on a variety of literary subjects. Editor(s): Tiedemann, Rolf. Translator(s): Nicholsen, Shierry Weber. Series: European Perspectives: A Series in Social Thought and Cultural Criticism. Num Pages: 372 pages. BIC Classification: 2ACG; DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 153 x 20. Weight in Grams: 524. Series: European Perspectives: A Series in Social Thought and Cultural Criticism. 372 pages. Editor(s): Tiedemann, Rolf. Available in English for the first time, this is a collection of essays by social philosopher and critic, T.W. Adorno, on such writers as Mann, Bloch, Holderlin, Kare Kraust, Sigfried Kracauer, Goethe, Benjamin and Stefan George. It includes Adorno's reflections on a variety of literary subjects. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: 2ACG; DSB. Dimension: 229 x 153 x 20. Weight: 522. Translator(s): Nicholsen, Shierry Weber.
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Number of pages
372
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231069137
ISBN
9780231069137

€ 41.99
€ 36.40

Paperback. Adrian Kenny's memoir is many things: diary of a frustrated young writer and lover; portrait of bohemian social life in 1970s Dublin; and an intimate history of the rising Catholic middle class, the advanced guard of the Celtic Tiger. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; BG; DN; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 136 x 18. Weight in Grams: 272.
Publisher
Lilliput Pr Ltd
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9781901866377
ISBN
9781901866377

€ 10.30

Paperback. Come On Everybody brings together poems from a dozen collections published by Adrian Mitchell over five decades, from Poems (1964) to his final collection, Tell Me Lies (2008). Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 157 x 28. Weight in Grams: 798. Poems 1953-2008. 416 pages. Come On Everybody brings together poems from a dozen collections published by Adrian Mitchell over five decades, from Poems (1964) to his final collection, Tell Me Lies (2008). Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: DCF. Dimension: 230 x 157 x 28. Weight: 800.
Publisher
Bloodaxe Books Ltd
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781852249465
ISBN
9781852249465

€ 19.99
€ 15.19

Hardcover. Focuses on Shakespeare's reception by English romantic period writers. This book assesses the contribution of William Hazlitt, John Keats and Charles Lamb to the afterlife and reception of Shakespeare and his plays. Editor(s): Poole, Adrian. Series: Great Shakespeareans. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSBF; DSGS. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 241 x 164 x 21. Weight in Grams: 458.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826424365
ISBN
9780826424365

€ 154.78

Paperback. Gutter Magazine is the outstanding, award-winning, independent literary magazine publishing fiction and poetry from writers born and living in Scotland. Editor(s): Searle, Adrian; Begg, Colin. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: DN; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 155 x 11. Weight in Grams: 313.
Publisher
Freight Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
8th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
9781908754134
ISBN
9781908754134

€ 17.95

Paperback. New York City, 1919. At a switchboard exchange on the brink of extinction, three operators stare down the future, desperate to preserve their matriarchy. Adriano Shaplin's play "Pugilist Specialist" won the 'First of the Firsts' at the 2003 Edinburgh Fringe. It is also published by Oberon Books along with a trilogy of plays by Shaplin. Num Pages: 94 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 210 x 7. Weight in Grams: 132.
Publisher
Oberon Books Ltd
Number of pages
94
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840026214
ISBN
9781840026214

€ 12.22

Paperback. This Readers' Guide introduces readers to the criticism and debates that are specific to the drama of the Jacobean period. Covering playwrights such as Jonson, Middleton, Dekker, Webster, as well as Shakespeare, the guide explores key topics including theatrical conditions, genre, performance studies, textual transmission, gender and race. Series: Readers' Guides to Essential Criticism. Num Pages: 224 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JD; DSBD; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 13. Weight in Grams: 274.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
216
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
2010th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230008168
ISBN
9780230008168

€ 31.97

Paperback. The highly acclaimed memoir of growing up with Dylan Thomas Editor(s): Campomar, Andreas. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: BGLA; BM; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 13. Weight in Grams: 188. 288 pages, Illustrations, ports. In 1949, after years of nomadic existence, Aeronwy Thomas and her family arrived at the Boat House in Laugharne, a small village on the Welsh coast. Here her father, the poet Dylan Thomas and mother, Caitlin, hoped to find peace, a place to settle and work. This book contains a portrait of growing up and an insight into Dylan Thomas' poetry. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: BGLA; BM; DSC. Dimension: 197 x 129 x 13. Weight: 190.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Constable
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849013642
ISBN
9781849013642

€ 11.99
€ 10.03

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