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Paperback. Features poems that thrash against the matrix of their own referential nature using a series of linguistic echoes that reference writers like the 'maternal' Virginia Woolf or the 'paternal' Leonard Cohen. This work includes poems that are painterly, splintered, and majestic. Num Pages: 100 pages, Illustrations, 1 port. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 127 x 9. Weight in Grams: 157.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Coach House Books Canada
Number of pages
100
Condition
New
SKU
V9781552451281
ISBN
9781552451281

€ 14.99
€ 14.21

Hardcover. Joseph Conrad is not only one of the world's great writers of English literature, but was a writer who lived a particularly full and interesting life. This biography analyzes several aspects of Conrad's life and works: his problems with the English language; his borrowings from French writers; and his attitude toward socialism. Series: Studies in English & American Literature & Culture. Num Pages: 806 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 241 x 162 x 33. Weight in Grams: 1360. 8vo .Good copy in dustwrapper.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Camden House
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0307839
ISBN
9781571133472

€ 45.00

Hardcover. Series: Artists & Issues in the Theatre. Num Pages: 158 pages. BIC Classification: ANH; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 160 x 236 x 14. Weight in Grams: 360.
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820444796
ISBN
9780820444796

€ 52.99
€ 50.71

Paperback. Exploring themes that preoccupied Albert Camus--absurdity, silence, revolt, fidelity, and moderation--Robert Zaretsky portrays a moralist who refused to be fooled by the nobler names we assign to our actions, and who pushed himself, and those about him, to challenge the status quo. For Camus, rebellion against injustice is the human condition. Num Pages: 227 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADF; BGL; DSB; HPCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 129 x 191 x 18. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
Belknap Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674970861
ISBN
9780674970861

€ 21.68

Paperback. Series: Modern American Literature. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DSBH; EB; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 154 x 232 x 8. Weight in Grams: 204.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433102684
ISBN
9781433102684

€ 37.99
€ 36.78

Hardcover. Amidst a wealth of previously unremarked figurative mirrorings, as well as much of the seemingly digressive material in Hamlet within Shakespearean studies, Hamlet's Problematic Revenge brings to light a new interpretation of the tragic problem in the play. Num Pages: 150 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSGS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 327 x 168 x 17. Weight in Grams: 378.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498513104
ISBN
9781498513104

€ 78.47
€ 71.59

Hardcover. Zak argues that Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra represents the manner in which unwitting narcissism fails the genuine love that would have elevated the lovers above the tragedy they instead merely endure-both privileging "easy ways to die" to the "strenuous labor" required to deliver a birth of richer life into their passion. Num Pages: 172 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSGS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 238 x 160 x 23. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498510363
ISBN
9781498510363

€ 81.93
€ 74.61

Hardcover. Forms a monograph of the local culture of the old Polish Livonia, practically absent in contemporary humanistic research. This book includes historical and anthropological recapitulation of the phenomenon, but it also tries to describe cultural mechanisms characteristic in the so-called border situations, on a specific example. Series: Polish Studies - Transdisciplinary Perspectives. Num Pages: 408 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; HBA; HBLH; HBLL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 160 x 217 x 30. Weight in Grams: 626.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631636466
ISBN
9783631636466

€ 62.32

Paperback. Features a collection of essays on literature, cinema, art - and everything in between. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: DNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 17. Weight in Grams: 240.
Publisher
Penguin
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141019468
ISBN
9780141019468

€ 13.99
€ 10.86

Paperback.
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Mercier Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
SKU
KLN0014330
ISBN
9780947962906

€ 6.02

Paperback. Clean copy in very good condition.
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Mercier Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
SKU
KNH0012231
ISBN
9780947962906

€ 6.02

Paperback. Good, clean copy. Prevous owner's stamp quarter title page
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Mercier Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
SKU
KSG0008524
ISBN
9780947962906

€ 6.02

Paperback. Num Pages: 82 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 142 x 217 x 13. Weight in Grams: 124.
Publisher
Smith/Doorstop
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
9781910367568
ISBN
9781910367568

€ 13.00
€ 11.22

Paperback. Translator(s): Green, Yvonne. Num Pages: 110 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 141 x 9. Weight in Grams: 152.
Publisher
Smith/Doorstop
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
9781906613389
ISBN
9781906613389

€ 12.00
€ 11.22

Hardcover. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 23. Weight in Grams: 576.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Number of pages
280
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859182604
ISBN
9781859182604

€ 69.00
€ 52.59

Paperback. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 468.
Publisher
Cork University Press Cork, Ireland
Number of pages
280
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
9781859182611
ISBN
9781859182611

€ 24.00
€ 22.27

Paperback. Suitable for sinologists, literary critics, anthropologists, cultural studies scholars, and others curious about the semiotics of food, this book examines the twentieth-century Chinese political experience as it is represented literature through hunger, cooking, eating, and cannibalising. It includes chapters on Xiao Hong, Wang Anyi, and Li Ang. Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions. Num Pages: 464 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 2GDC; CFG; DSB; JFC; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 154 x 37. Weight in Grams: 776.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Duke University Press United States
Number of pages
464
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822323419
ISBN
9780822323419

€ 31.99
€ 29.16

Paperback. Surveying various works of travel literature, this text argues that travel writing redefines the myriad genres it often comprises. Num Pages: 256 pages, 2 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 219 x 145 x 14. Weight in Grams: 364.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
250
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521697392
ISBN
9780521697392

€ 29.04

Hardcover. Focusing on British women writers' knowledge of ancient Egypt, Youngkin shows the oftentimes limited but pervasive representations of ancient Egyptian women in their written and visual works. Images of Hathor, Isis, and Cleopatra influenced how British writers such as George Eliot and Edith Cooper came to represent female emancipation. Num Pages: 229 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 2AB; DSBF; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 16. Weight in Grams: 455.
Publisher
Palgrave Schol US
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137570765
ISBN
9781137570765

€ 96.04

Hardcover. A practical guide providing literature students with the reading and writing skills needed to make the most of their degree. Num Pages: 184 pages, diagrams. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB; JNZ. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 160 x 16. Weight in Grams: 424.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
184
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521869812
ISBN
9780521869812

€ 66.32

Paperback. A practical guide providing literature students with the reading and writing skills needed to make the most of their degree. Num Pages: 181 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB; JNZ. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 153 x 9. Weight in Grams: 284. A Practical Guide. 181 pages, illustrations. A practical guide providing literature students with the reading and writing skills needed to make the most of their degree. Cateogry: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: 2AB; DSB; JNZ. Dimension: 228 x 153 x 9. Weight: 302.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
181
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521690140
ISBN
9780521690140

€ 27.92

Paperback. Num Pages: 136 pages. BIC Classification: ANC; DD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 141 x 9. Weight in Grams: 210.
Publisher
Meriwether Publishing,U.S. United States
Number of pages
136
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781566081160
ISBN
9781566081160

€ 20.99
€ 18.01

Paperback. Exploring the themes of love and longing and loss with grace, bewilderment, playfulness, and occasionally anger. Num Pages: 80 pages, frontispiece. BIC Classification: DCF; FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 222 x 146 x 8. Weight in Grams: 157.
Publisher
Biblioasis Canada
Number of pages
80
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781897231432
ISBN
9781897231432

€ 16.23

Hardcover. Ever since its first flowering in the 1920s, jazz has had an influence on American poetry, and this anthology offers a collection of jazz poems. From the Harlem Renaissance to the Beat Movement, from the poets of the New York School to the contemporary poetry scene, the jazz aesthetic has been a literary force. Series: Everyman's Library Pocket Poets S. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: DC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 115 x 18. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
Everyman United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841597546
ISBN
9781841597546

€ 14.99
€ 11.66

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