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Hardcover. The "Iliad" and the "Odyssey" of Homer (eighth century BCE) are the two oldest European epic poems. The latter tells of Odysseus s journey home from the Trojan War and the temptations, delays, and dangers he faced at every turn. Editor(s): Murray, A.T. Translator(s): Murray, A.T. Series: Loeb Classical Library. Num Pages: 492 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 170 x 128 x 27. Weight in Grams: 360.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
492
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
Edition
2nd
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674995611
ISBN
9780674995611

€ 26.99
€ 26.47

Paperback. In this gripping and deeply evocative crime novel, Benjamin Black returns us to the dark, mesmerising world of Raymond Chandler's The Long Goodbye and his singular detective Philip Marlowe; one of the most iconic detectives in crime fiction. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 27. Weight in Grams: 224.
Publisher
Picador
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447236702
ISBN
9781447236702

€ 10.99
€ 10.98

Paperback. First collection in English of poetry inspired by and inspiring the Taliban Editor(s): Van Linschoten, Alex; Kuehn, Felix. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1FCA; DCQ; HBWS4; JFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 140 x 215 x 15. Weight in Grams: 338.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849043052
ISBN
9781849043052

€ 17.54

Paperback. Num Pages: 120 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210. . 116pp. Keywords: "By Period, Short Stories, General"
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Salmon Poetry
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
SKU
KHS0070614
ISBN
9780948339653

€ 17.95

Hardcover. Meg, Jo, Amy and Beth - four 'little women' enduring hardships and enjoying adventures in Civil War New England. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 544 pages. BIC Classification: D; FA; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 140 x 34. Weight in Grams: 648.
Edition
01st Edition
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
9780141192413
ISBN
9780141192413

€ 17.99
€ 13.66

Paperback. Clean copy In good condition.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Edition
New edition
SKU
KLJ0001229
ISBN
9780747531555

€ 4.64

Paperback. Signed by the Author
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Abbey Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
SKU
KDK0011627
ISBN
9781901617245

€ 16.74

Paperback. Eve Ensler toured the world asking women about their bodies. These stories are framed with her own personal journey. They follow her through the serial seduction of low-carb diets, ab rollers and personal trainers, to the wise words of a woman who taught her how to love her body, and see that it was good. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 129 x 7. Weight in Grams: 116.
Publisher
Cornerstone United Kingdom
Number of pages
112
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099476528
ISBN
9780099476528

€ 13.99
€ 11.56

Paperback. Published to coincide with the world premiere at the National Theatre in June 2008, Afterlife is Michael Frayn's grand, theatrical new play about the life of Max Reinhardt, founder of the Salzburg Festival. Series: Modern Plays. Num Pages: 128 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 8. Weight in Grams: 114.
Publisher
A&C Black Pod
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408108338
ISBN
9781408108338

€ 14.46

Paperback. Twelve Years a Slave (1853) is a memoir and slave narrative by Solomon Northup. Northup, a black man who was born free in New York, details his kidnapping and subsequent sale into slavery. After having been kept in bondage for 12 years, he was able to write to friends and family in New York, who were in turn able to secure his release. Editor(s): Griffith, Tom. Series: Wordsworth Classics of World Literature. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBBSL; 3JH; BGHA; HBTS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 127 x 21. Weight in Grams: 240.
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
9781840225877
ISBN
9781840225877

€ 7.07

Paperback. Explores the many ways in which Shakespeare, the greatest writer of the English language, influences Nabokov, arguably the finest modern English prose stylist. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 2AGR; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 218 x 139 x 14. Weight in Grams: 284.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781628922714
ISBN
9781628922714

€ 29.99
€ 29.89

Paperback. Some age and shelf wear.
Condition
Used, Good
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1981
SKU
KNH0010612
ISBN
9780140053401

€ 17.95

Paperback. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear. First few pages are loose
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1981
SKU
KOC0002238
ISBN
9780140053401

€ 17.95

Paperback. Looking at every aspect of the city, from its waterways, streets and architecture to its food, politics and people, the author captures its magnificence and beauty, and recalls his own memories of the place he called home for many winters, as he remembers friends, lovers and enemies he has encountered. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 1DST; DN; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 8. Weight in Grams: 112.
Publisher
Penguin Press/Classics
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141391496
ISBN
9780141391496

€ 13.99
€ 11.56

Paperback. Editor(s): Robinson, Michael. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 194 x 130 x 23. Weight in Grams: 272.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199538041
ISBN
9780199538041

€ 11.99
€ 10.17

Paperback. A unique document offering unrivalled insight into women's minds and lives during the Second World War. Editor(s): Sheridan, Dorothy. Series: Women in History. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; BG; DN; HBJD1; HBWQ; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 21. Weight in Grams: 274.
Publisher
Orion Publishing Co United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781842126172
ISBN
9781842126172

€ 13.99
€ 10.94

Paperback. Includes an introduction providing historical, literary and cultural contexts for the poems. This book incorporates a revised and updated bibliography, minor changes to the text and glossary, and significant revision and updating of the explanatory notes. Editor(s): Andrew, Malcolm; Waldron, Ronald. Series: Exeter Medieval Texts and Studies. Num Pages: 383 pages. BIC Classification: 2ABC; DCQ; DSBB; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 158 x 24. Weight in Grams: 616.
Publisher
Liverpool University Press
Number of pages
383
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
5th
Condition
New
SKU
V9780859897914
ISBN
9780859897914

€ 26.99

Paperback.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Methuen Drama
Number of pages
104
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472524553
ISBN
9781472524553

€ 14.47

Paperback. Counterpointing the experiences of a fiercely intelligent Englishwoman flown into France as a secret agent during the Second World War with her life in the following twenty years, the author offers a view of post-war history, as well as making a powerful statement about changing values and the collapse of ideals embodied in a single life. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126 x 9. Weight in Grams: 129.
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571336135
ISBN
9780571336135

€ 13.99
€ 10.63

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: BGA; VFJK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 133 x 16. Weight in Grams: 204. 195pp
Publisher
New Island Books
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
9781848400900
ISBN
9781848400900

€ 9.99
€ 4.64

Hardcover. Lucretius lived ca. 99 ca. 55 BCE, but the details of his career are unknown. In his didactic poem "De Rerum Natura" ("On the Nature of Things") he expounds Epicurean philosophy so as to dispel fear of the gods and death, and promote spiritual tranquility. Translator(s): Rouse, William Henry Denham. Series: Loeb Classical Library. Num Pages: 668 pages. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 171 x 116 x 33. Weight in Grams: 470.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
668
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1924
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674992009
ISBN
9780674992009

€ 26.99
€ 26.47

Paperback. Translator(s): Luke, David. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 194 x 133 x 11. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199549726
ISBN
9780199549726

€ 11.99
€ 10.71

Paperback. This unique anthology is the first representative collection of Japanese literature from one of the most creative periods in Japanese culture, known variously as the Edo or the Tokugawa. It includes a wide range of fiction, poetry, and drama, and also essays, literary criticism, folk stories, and other noncanonical works with a number of new translations. Editor(s): Shirane, Haruo. Series: Translations from the Asian Classics. Num Pages: 1392 pages, 203 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 157 x 47. Weight in Grams: 1434.
Publisher
Columbia University Press United States
Number of pages
1392
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
50766th
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231109918
ISBN
9780231109918

€ 51.99
€ 45.52

Paperback. The world that Revell ponders in these poems is replete with contrarieties, as he searches for the true nature of the self through language unfettered by narrative constraints and conventional conceptual identities. Series: Wesleyan Poetry. Num Pages: 67 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 7. Weight in Grams: 95. Clean copy
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Wesleyan University Press
Number of pages
80
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Edition
1st
SKU
KEX0224586
ISBN
9780819512192

€ 8.78

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