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Paperback. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
O'Brien Press Ltd
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0003593
ISBN
9780862785642

€ 17.95

Paperback. Throughout the 1930s the author composed the now famous poems about Macavity, Old Deuteronomy, Mr Mistoffelees and many other cats. This book contains illustrations by the award-winning illustrator of The Gruffalo, Axel Scheffler. Illustrator(s): Scheffler, Axel. Num Pages: 72 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: DCF; YDP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 270 x 215 x 6. Weight in Grams: 336.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571252480
ISBN
9780571252480

€ 10.99
€ 9.51

Hardcover. Covers a variety of authors and topics related to the New Criticism of the 1920s-1950s in America. This title traces the history of the New Criticism as a movement, considers theoretical and practical aspects of various proponents, and assesses the record of subsequent engagement with its tenets. Editor(s): Drake, Alfred J. Num Pages: 195 pages. BIC Classification: DSA; DSBH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 214 x 162 x 20. Weight in Grams: 420.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Condition
New
SKU
V9781443823302
ISBN
9781443823302

€ 53.65

Paperback. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Veritas Books
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0005079
ISBN
9781853904714

€ 6.81

Paperback. Gathers all of Beckett's texts for theatre, from 1955 to 1984. This book includes both the major dramatic works and the short and more compressed texts for the stage, as well for radio. Num Pages: 480 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 35. Weight in Grams: 436. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0004290
ISBN
9780571229154

€ 17.95

Paperback. 'Synaesthesia and the Ancient Senses' presents a radical reappraisal of antiquity's textures, flavours, and aromas, sounds and sights. The introduction sets the ancient senses within the history of aesthetics and the subsequent essays explore the senses throughout the classical period and on to the modern reception of classical literature. Series: The Senses in Antiquity. Num Pages: 240 pages, 9. BIC Classification: DSBB; HBLA1; HPCA; HPN. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 239 x 172 x 19. Weight in Grams: 432.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Acumen Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844655625
ISBN
9781844655625

€ 37.29

Paperback. Clean copy with shelf wear and yellowing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KOC0018095
ISBN
9781844881246

€ 4.64

Paperback. Previously read but clean copy.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Vintage
Edition
First Edition
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KDK0011125
ISBN
9780679764021

€ 4.64

Paperback. A tale of murder, loss and romance in the mist of Niagara Falls: it is the crowning achievement of Joyce Carol Oates's career to date. Num Pages: 512 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 33. Weight in Grams: 372.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Harper Perennial
Edition
1st HarperPerennial Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007196746
ISBN
9780007196746

€ 19.99
€ 14.32

Paperback. This work is Stanley Cavell's definitive expression on Emerson. The sustained effort of 30 years of labour is drawn together here for the first time into a single volume, which also contains two previously unpublished essays and an introduction by Cavell that reflects on this book and its history. Editor(s): Hodge, David. Series: Cultural Memory in the Present Series. Num Pages: 296 pages. BIC Classification: 2ABM; DSBF; DSK; HPC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 224 x 154 x 18. Weight in Grams: 408.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
296
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804745437
ISBN
9780804745437

€ 29.99
€ 26.55

Paperback. Full of analysis and interpretation, historical background, discussions and commentaries, York Notes will help you get right to the heart of the text you're studying, whether it's poetry, a play or a novel. Series: York Notes Advanced. Num Pages: 136 pages. BIC Classification: 2ACSN; 4KL; DSBD; DSG. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 209 x 145 x 8. Weight in Grams: 184. Good clean copy. Showing light shelfwear, remains a nice copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Longman
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0021713
ISBN
9781405896153

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Contains the fifteen lectures delivered by Paul Muldoon during his tenure as Oxford Professor of Poetry, from 1999 to 2004. These lectures form a set of variations around the theme of 'the end of the poem'. Each lecture explores a different sense of an ending, and focuses upon an individual poem, with examples drawn from twentieth century poets. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 236 x 161 x 32. Weight in Grams: 675. 8vo.Good copy in dusrtwrapper.First edition.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0307369
ISBN
9780571227402

€ 30.00

Paperback. Words are grained into our landscapes, and landscapes are grained into our words. Landmarks is about the power of language to shape our sense of place. This is a guide to literature of nature, and a glossary containing thousands of remarkable words used in England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales to describe land, nature and weather. Num Pages: 448 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DNF; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 197 x 33. Weight in Grams: 308.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
9780241967874
ISBN
9780241967874

€ 12.99
€ 10.10

Hardcover. This book examines how terrorism as a theme has been represented in Australian post-9/11 novels. It elaborates a distinctively Australian approach in this regard as the novels taken into consideration focus on the terrorism discourse and its inherent strategies of fictionalisation rather than the actual violence of a terrorist attack. Num Pages: 171 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; GTC; HB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 270 x 16. Weight in Grams: 326.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631673164
ISBN
9783631673164

€ 42.99
€ 40.81

Audio CD. A collection of three medieval English poems, translated by Tolkien for the modern-day reader and containing romance, tragedy, love, sex and honour. Translator(s): Tolkien, J. R. R. Num Pages: 4 pages. BIC Classification: DCQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 135 x 137 x 15. Weight in Grams: 146. THIS IS AN AUDIO CD
Format
CD
Publication date
2006
Publisher
HarperCollins
Condition
New
SKU
9780007223619
ISBN
9780007223619

€ 20.00
€ 13.52

Paperback. An anthology of poems about creatures of many kinds, including some perhaps more fanciful than real. The poets range from Homer to the present. Editor(s): Muldoon, Paul. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: DC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 134 x 24. Weight in Grams: 348.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571195473
ISBN
9780571195473

€ 12.99
€ 9.39

Paperback. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Gill & Macmillan Ltd
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0004162
ISBN
9780717125258

€ 14.28

Paperback. In 1992, a climber was left to die by other climbers on Mount Everest, which horrified Joe Simpson who was himself left for dead in Peru in 1985. In this book Simpson explores anecdotally and in heated debates with his climbing companions on Pumori, the moral climate of mountaineering in the 1990s. Num Pages: 208 pages, 8pp colour and 8pp b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: BTP; DNF; WSZG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 15. Weight in Grams: 180. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0001671
ISBN
9780099756118

€ 17.95

Paperback. Born in Oran, Algeria, the author spent her childhood in France's former colony. This title is her memoir of a preadolescence that shaped her with intense feelings of alienation, yet also contributed, in a paradoxically essential way, to her development as a writer and philosopher. Translator(s): Brahic, Beverley Bie. Series: Avant-garde and Modernism Studies. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADF; BGLA; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 8. Weight in Grams: 168.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Northwestern University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810123632
ISBN
9780810123632

€ 40.75

Paperback. Editor(s): Scott, Michael. Series: Casebook S. Num Pages: 208 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DD; DSG. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 218 x 139 x 12. Weight in Grams: 254.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1986
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333352717
ISBN
9780333352717

€ 36.78

Hardcover. Known for his work "The Great Gatsby", a searing criticism of American society during the 1920s, F Scott Fitzgerald claimed the distinction of creating what many readers and scholars consider to be the "great American novel". This volume is designed to help students develop their analytical writing skills and critical comprehension of this writer. Series: Bloom's How to Write About. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH; YQE. Category: (ES) Secondary; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 158 x 232 x 19. Weight in Grams: 466.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Chelsea House Publishers United States
Number of pages
232
Condition
New
SKU
V9780791094822
ISBN
9780791094822

€ 59.89

Paperback. Oscar Wilde's imagination was haunted by ancient Greece; this book traces its presence in his life and works. Series: Cambridge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Literature & Culture. Num Pages: 298 pages, 4 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 2AB; 2AHA; DSBB; DSBF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 230 x 154 x 14. Weight in Grams: 426.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107479944
ISBN
9781107479944

€ 28.75

Paperback. Ayckbourn's "Gizmo" is a comedy with pace about Ben, who has become paralyzed after a shooting incident in the bar where he works. It is written for a cast of 17. "Don't Eat Little Charlie" by Dorst, for a cast of 7, features a boy who shrinks as the play progresses. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 5AM; DD; YNDS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 199 x 128 x 6. Weight in Grams: 134. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0002655
ISBN
9780571206933

€ 17.95

Paperback. "Rich's poetry itself is a mirror, reflecting the truths about humanity this discerning poet has come to understand."-Booklist Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 139 x 8. Weight in Grams: 130.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
89
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393342789
ISBN
9780393342789

€ 15.99
€ 15.91

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