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Paperback. Offers translations of Euripides' "Medea", "The Children of Heracles", "Andromache", and "Iphigenia among the Taurians", fragments of lost plays by Aeschylus, and the surviving portion of Sophocles' "The Trackers". In this title, introductions for each play offer information about its first production, plot, and reception in antiquity and beyond. Editor(s): Griffith, Mark; Most, Glenn W. Series Editor(s): Grene, David; Lattimore, Richmond. Series: Complete Greek Tragedies. Num Pages: 304 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DB; DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 138 x 16. Weight in Grams: 352.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Edition
Third Edition
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226308968
ISBN
9780226308968

€ 14.68

Paperback. Presents a story of different loves; and of how a man may need two women in such a way that he can be happy with neither. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 27. Weight in Grams: 258.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780099433576
ISBN
9780099433576

€ 11.99
€ 10.10

Paperback. Series: Language, Discourse, Society. Num Pages: 208 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 13. Weight in Grams: 286.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Edition
1st ed. 1993
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781349225002
ISBN
9781349225002

€ 34.78

Paperback. With gleeful pursuit of the ludic pleasure of word games (acrostic, anagram, homophone, parody, and pun) as well as reflections on the politics of language and dialect, this work collects poems that are inspired or influenced by a technique of the international literary avant-garde group Oulipo, a dictionary game called S+7 or N+7. Series: New California Poetry. Num Pages: 85 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 211 x 142 x 10. Weight in Grams: 142.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
University of California Press
Edition
Underlining
Number of pages
85
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520231436
ISBN
9780520231436

€ 26.99
€ 24.06

Paperback. Life of the Russian poet who withstood Stalinism and became an inspiration to millions Num Pages: 352 pages, 20, 1 maps. BIC Classification: 2AGR; BG; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 136 x 27. Weight in Grams: 332.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Orion Publishing Co United Kingdom
Edition
New Ed
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753820643
ISBN
9780753820643

€ 16.99
€ 13.15

Hardcover. Illustrator(s): McCormack, Angela. Editor(s): Ross, W.A. Series: Little Irish bookshelf. Num Pages: 60 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: DC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 110. Weight in Grams: 122. Clean copy with some shelf wear, minor nicks and bumps on dustwrapper but otherwise clean
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Appletree Press Ltd
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KSS0004096
ISBN
9780862816032

€ 4.64

Hardcover. A melodrama of honest youth triumphing over vice and injustice, this novel is an indignant protest against cruelty and oppression, most memorably encapsulated in Dickens's portrayal of Mr Squeers and his wicked boarding school - a passage which helped to reform the Victorian education system. Num Pages: 848 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 137 x 49. Weight in Grams: 864. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1993
Publisher
Everyman
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0000691
ISBN
9781857151596

€ 4.64

Paperback. Contemporary short stories enacting giddy, witty revenge on the documents that define and dominate our lives. Editor(s): Shields, David; Vollmer, Matthew. Num Pages: 368 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DQ; FA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 153 x 26. Weight in Grams: 380.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Edition
Original
Number of pages
368
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393341959
ISBN
9780393341959

€ 18.99
€ 18.21

Paperback. A comprehensive and accessible introduction to the major themes of this important poet's life and career. Editor(s): Howes, Marjorie (Boston College, Massachusetts); Kelly, John. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. Num Pages: 264 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 227 x 153 x 17. Weight in Grams: 404. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. 264 pages, illustrations. Editor(s): Howes, Marjorie (Boston College, Massachusetts); Kelly, John. A comprehensive and accessible introduction to the major themes of this important poet's life and career. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: DSBH; DSC. Dimension: 227 x 153 x 17. Weight: 420.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Cambridge University Press Cambridge, England
Number of pages
264
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521658867
ISBN
9780521658867

€ 34.94

Paperback. An incisively argued collection of essays which sets out to look afresh at the landscape of Irish poetry in the 1930's. Editor(s): Coughlan, Patricia; Davis, Alex. Series: Poetry/literary criticism. Num Pages: 318 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 22. Weight in Grams: 540. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Cork University Press
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTJ0049684
ISBN
9781859180617

€ 17.95

Paperback. This Companion, first published in 2001, aims to provide a broad account of the major features of Proust's work. Editor(s): Bales, Richard. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. Num Pages: 266 pages, 2 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSA; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 227 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 376. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. 266 pages, 2 b/w illus. Editor(s): Bales, Richard. This Companion aims to provide a broad account of the major features of Proust's work. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: 2ADF; DSA; DSBH; DSK. Dimension: 227 x 156 x 18. Weight: 444.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Edition
0th Edition
Number of pages
266
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521669610
ISBN
9780521669610

€ 32.66

Paperback. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Faber and Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0001529
ISBN
9780571215539

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Num Pages: 288 pages, 12 Black-and-White Photographs. BIC Classification: 2FMC; DSBH; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 236 x 163 x 32. Weight in Grams: 556.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Persea
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
294
Condition
New
SKU
V9780892554171
ISBN
9780892554171

€ 24.66

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Methuen Drama
Number of pages
112
Condition
New
SKU
V9780713682830
ISBN
9780713682830

€ 17.51

Paperback. A record-breaking bestseller and multiple literary prize-winner, The Whisperer came from nowhere to become an astonishing Italian publishing phenomenon Num Pages: 480 pages. BIC Classification: FF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 127 x 27. Weight in Grams: 364. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Abacus
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KAK0011180
ISBN
9780349123448

€ 4.64

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Samuel French Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
72
Condition
New
SKU
V9780573018664
ISBN
9780573018664

€ 16.14

Paperback. Lion roars, detonated dada, and visceral emotional truths: McClure describes these tantras as "ceremonies to change the nature of reality." Series: City Lights/Grey Fox. Num Pages: 120 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 184 x 127 x 13. Weight in Grams: 136.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
City Lights Publishers
Condition
New
SKU
V9780872866270
ISBN
9780872866270

€ 13.99
€ 13.15

Paperback. An overview of how the legend of Arthur and his Knights evolved from the earliest documentary sources to Spamalot. Editor(s): Archibald, Elizabeth; Putter, Ad. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. Num Pages: 286 pages, 1 b/w illus. 1 map. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBB; JFHF. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 14. Weight in Grams: 420. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. 288 pages, 1 b/w illus. 1 map. Editor(s): Archibald, Elizabeth; Putter, Ad. An overview of how the legend of Arthur and his Knights evolved from the earliest documentary sources to Spamalot. Cateogry: (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBB; JFHF. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 14. Weight: 456.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Edition
0th Edition
Number of pages
281
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521677882
ISBN
9780521677882

€ 27.73

Hardcover. A work that gives us one of the liveliest poetic voices. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 128 x 14. Weight in Grams: 186. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear in good illustrated cover
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0002508
ISBN
9780571259304

€ 4.64

Paperback. Sylvia Plath is one of the defining voices in twentieth-century poetry. This classic selection of her work provides a suitable introduction to this most influential of poets. It includes poems that are taken from Sylvia Plath's four collections Ariel, The Colossus, Crossing the Water and Winter Trees. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: 2ACD; DCF; DSBH; DSC. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 200 x 126 x 9. Weight in Grams: 126.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Faber and Faber
Edition
Main
Number of pages
85
Condition
New
SKU
9780571135868
ISBN
9780571135868

€ 13.99
€ 9.92

Paperback. Devastating anthology of poems written during the Nazi seige of Leningrad. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Ugly Duckling Presse
Condition
New
SKU
V9781937027575
ISBN
9781937027575

€ 15.99
€ 12.85

Paperback. 'Emma Donoghue writes books that are unlike anything I have ever seen before, and Astray is no exception. There is such a deep and compassionate imagination at work in every story in this collection that Astray feels almost like an act of clairvoyance.' Ann Patchett, Orange prize-winning author of Bel Canto Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 132 x 19. Weight in Grams: 238.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Picador
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447209508
ISBN
9781447209508

€ 10.99
€ 10.87

Paperback. The first ever biography of Maurice Bowra - classicist, poet, wit , raconteur extraordinary, and the most famous don of his generation. Num Pages: 400 pages, 8pp black and white plates. BIC Classification: 3JJ; BGL; DSB; HBJD1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 157 x 23. Weight in Grams: 612. Good copy with some shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0008602
ISBN
9780199589333

€ 17.95

Hardcover. This collection traces the intersection between writing and intoxication, from the literary to the theoretical, exploring a diversity of experiences of excess. Comprising a variety of perspectives, this book offers unique insights into how politics and literature have been shaped by states of intoxication. Editor(s): Brennan, Eugene; Williams, Russell. Num Pages: 224 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB; DSC; DSK; JMTK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 146 x 223 x 18. Weight in Grams: 408.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137487650
ISBN
9781137487650

€ 86.27
€ 83.38

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