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Paperback. These fascinating reminiscences by some of his friends and contemporaries give a deep insight into James Joyce and bring to light many less well-known characteristics. Editor(s): O'Connor, Ulick. Num Pages: 126 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; BG; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 134 x 11. Weight in Grams: 142. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Brandon
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0003578
ISBN
9780863223242

€ 17.95

Paperback. ESSAYISM is a personal, critical and polemical book about the genre, its history and its contemporary possibilities, itself an example of what it describes: an essay that is curious and digressive and at the same time held together by a personal voice and a polemical point. BIC Classification: DNF; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 125. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Publisher
Fitzcarraldo Editions
Condition
New
SKU
9781910695418
ISBN
9781910695418

€ 13.99
€ 10.45

Paperback. The bestselling second novel from the author of GOLD and INCENDIARY. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 149 x 25. Weight in Grams: 276. Used paperback, in good condition. Some shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Sceptre
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KIN0008096
ISBN
9780340963425

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Examines in detail Abraham Lincoln's fascination with and knowledge of Shakespeare's plays. Michael Anderegg winnows confirmed evidence from myth to explore how Lincoln came to know Shakespeare, which editions he read, and which plays he would have seen before he became president. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: AN; BGH; DSGS; JPHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 20. Weight in Grams: 825.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
University Press of Kansas
Condition
New
SKU
V9780700621293
ISBN
9780700621293

€ 45.81

Paperback. The much-anticipated first novel from the Guardian First Book Award-winning Chinese writer. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 23. Weight in Grams: 254. Clean copy with some shelf wear, slight foxing on endpapers and minor nicks and bumps on cover but remains a clean copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Fourth Estate
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KSS0007961
ISBN
9780007196654

€ 4.64

Paperback. Through the finely textured music of his poems, author explores emotional and spiritual intimacies while keeping a sharp observant eye on the everyday world. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 138 x 215 x 6. Weight in Grams: 106. 8vo.Good copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Anvil Press Poetry
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0298119
ISBN
9780856464478

€ 12.00

Hardback. Editor(s): Gibson, O. D. Macrae-. Series: Early English Text Society Original Series. Num Pages: 381 pages, numerous halftones. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 221 x 143 x 33. Weight in Grams: 632.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1973
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
381
Condition
New
SKU
V9780197222706
ISBN
9780197222706

€ 58.29

Hardcover. Michael Longley has been called "one of the finest lyric poets of our time." His Collected Poems, the work of forty years, displays a brilliantly sustained achievement, whose depth, beauty and wit can now be fully appreciated. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 222 x 146 x 31. Weight in Grams: 562. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear. Dustwrapper has some minor edge wear but remains very good
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Jonathan Cape
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0004272
ISBN
9780224079273

€ 22.17

Paperback. Roddy Doyle's Booker Prize-winning novel describes the world of ten-year-old Paddy Clarke, growing up in Barrytown, north Dublin. From fun and adventure on the streets, boredom in the classroom to increasing isolation at home, Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha is the story of a boy who sees everything but understands less and less. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 18. Weight in Grams: 208. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KAK0008730
ISBN
9780749397357

€ 11.99
€ 8.97

Paperback. This is an adaptation of Alexei Arbuzov's tale of three teenagers during the 1942 seige of Leningrad. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 197 x 129 x 7. Weight in Grams: 70.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Faber and Faber
Edition
Main
Number of pages
96
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571215959
ISBN
9780571215959

€ 11.99
€ 10.58

Paperback. Called "the most important critic of his time" by Hannah Arendt, Walter Benjamin has only become more influential over the years. Suitable for any scholar wrestling with Benjamin's work, this title offers a look at the man behind much of the twentieth century's most significant criticism. Editor(s): Scholen, Gershom; Adorno, Theodor W. Translator(s): Jacobson, Manfred R.; Jacobson, Evelyn M. Num Pages: 674 pages, 2 halftones. BIC Classification: BJ; DSB; HPCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 226 x 159 x 37. Weight in Grams: 930.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
674
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226042381
ISBN
9780226042381

€ 32.56

Paperback. A history - and controversial reappraisal - of the world's popular and innovative literary form. It attempts to tell the complete story of our popular literary form. It celebrates the innovators in fiction, tracing a continuum between the premodern experimentalists and their postmodern progeny. Num Pages: 704 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 226 x 149 x 45. Weight in Grams: 1020. Beginnings to 1600. 704 pages. A history - and controversial reappraisal - of the world's popular and innovative literary form. It attempts to tell the complete story of our popular literary form. It celebrates the innovators in fiction, tracing a continuum between the premodern experimentalists and their postmodern progeny. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: DSB; DSK. Dimension: 226 x 149 x 45. Weight: 1020.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
704
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441145475
ISBN
9781441145475

€ 38.68

Paperback. The critically acclaimed account of Caitlin Doughty's first year working on the funerary frontlines Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: BM; DN; JHBZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 18. Weight in Grams: 194.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Canongate Books
Condition
New
SKU
9781782111054
ISBN
9781782111054

€ 12.99
€ 9.39

Hardcover. Albert examines the strong impact jazz and the blues have had on fiction. The annotated listing of 400 novels, short stories and jazz fiction criticism will serve as a resource for those doing research in both music and literature. Series: Bibliographies & Indexes in World Literature. Num Pages: 136 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGJ; AVGK; DSB; GBCR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 11. Weight in Grams: 370.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Edition
Annotated edition
Number of pages
136
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313289989
ISBN
9780313289989

€ 43.42

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

Paperback. Num Pages: 89 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 136 x 7. Weight in Grams: 120. 8vo.Original printed wrappers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Salmon Poetry
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0307330
ISBN
9781907056949

€ 12.00

Paperback. Good copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1979
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0007819
ISBN
9780571113576

€ 17.95

Paperback. From the No. 1 bestselling author of THINGS WE NEVER SAY and IF YOU WERE ME - not to be missed by readers of Jane Green, Lisa Jewell and Marian Keyes. Num Pages: 496 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 39. Weight in Grams: 338. Well-read paperback in good condition, corners slightly bumped, some shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Headline Review
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KRF0034808
ISBN
9780755332182

€ 4.64

Paperback. This collection takes its point of departure from Walter Benjamin's concept of the historical constellation, a concept which puts "contemporary" as well as "Romanticism" in play as period designations and critical paradigms. The book regards Romanticism as a thought experiment that poses questions for our own "now" time. Editor(s): Khalip, Jacques; Pyle, Forest. Series: Lit Z. Num Pages: 344 pages, 20 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: ACVC; DSBH5; HPN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 15. Weight in Grams: 476.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Fordham University Press United States
Number of pages
344
Condition
New
SKU
V9780823271047
ISBN
9780823271047

€ 34.99
€ 32.12

Paperback. A historical tale marking a new turn in Doyle's writing. Born in the slums of Dublin in 1902, his father a one-legged whorehouse bouncer, Henry Smart has to grow up fast. He eventually becomes a Fenian, a rebel, a republican legend - one of Michael Collins's boys, an assassin on a stolen bike. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 134 x 28. Weight in Grams: 250. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KAK0004185
ISBN
9780099284482

€ 17.95

Paperback. Good copy with some shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1983
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KKD0007383
ISBN
9780140064162

€ 17.95

Paperback. A tightly focused study of the ubiquity of Indian objects in Victorian novels Num Pages: 176 pages, black & white illustrations, figures. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBF; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 15. Weight in Grams: 259.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
University of Michigan Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780472051342
ISBN
9780472051342

€ 34.17

Hardcover. This book is about Virgil's ideas of nature, landscape, history, and patriotism. It is also concerned with ideas of nature throughout antiquity and with the poetry and culture of the 1st century BC as a whole. It combines a close reading of Virgil's texts with a broad vision of the revolution in Western sensibility they helped to effect. Num Pages: 726 pages, bibliography. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 2ADL; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 242 x 165 x 45. Weight in Grams: 1296.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
726
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198140337
ISBN
9780198140337

€ 242.68

Paperback. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Blackstaff Press Ltd
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0001500
ISBN
9780856406188

€ 17.95

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