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Literature & literary studies books

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Oxford Literature Companions: Un sac de billes by Colin Povey Oxford Literature Companions: Un sac de billes

Oxford Literature Companions provide the support needed to get a deeper understanding of the AS/A Level set texts. This guide for Un sac de billes is ideal for use in the classroom or for independent revision, providing insight into characters,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/11/2017

Reading Today by Heta Pyrhonen Reading Today


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Reading Today by Heta Pyrhonen Reading Today


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Philip Roth: Why Write? Collected Nonfiction 1960-2013 by Philip Roth Philip Roth: Why Write? Collected Nonfiction 1960-2013


Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

Bibliomysteries - Stories of Crime in the World of Books and Bookstores by Otto Penzler Bibliomysteries - Stories of Crime in the World of Books and Bookstores


Format: Hardback - Released: 08/08/2017

Drinks With Dead Poets - A Season of Poe, Whitman, Byron, and the Brontes by Glyn Maxwell Drinks With Dead Poets - A Season of Poe, Whitman, Byron, and the Brontes


Format: Hardback - Released: 08/08/2017

James Baldwin Review Volume 2 by Douglas Field James Baldwin Review Volume 2

The James Baldwin Review (JBR) is an annual journal that brings together a wide array of peer-reviewed critical and creative work on the life, writings, and legacy of James Baldwin. In addition to these cutting-edge contributions, each issue contains a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/12/2016

May Sinclair Re-Thinking Bodies and Minds by Rebecca Bowler May Sinclair Re-Thinking Bodies and Minds

This book brings together the most recent research on Sinclair and re-contextualises her work both within and against dominant Modernist narratives. It explores Sinclair's negotiations between the public and private, the cerebral and the corporeal and the spiritual and the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/12/2016

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A History of Irish Working-Class Writing by Michael (Queen's University Belfast) Pierse A History of Irish Working-Class Writing

This book constitutes a wide-ranging and authoritative chronicle of the writing of Irish working-class experience.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

Oxford Literature Companions: L'etranger by Simon Kemp Oxford Literature Companions: L'etranger

Oxford Literature Companions provide the support needed to get a deeper understanding of the AS/A Level set texts. This guide for L'etranger is ideal for use in the classroom or for independent revision, providing insight into characters, theme and language,with...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/12/2017

Oxford Literature Companions: Twelfth Night by Peter Buckroyd Oxford Literature Companions: Twelfth Night

Oxford Literature Companions offer student-friendly support for A Level set texts. This guide to Twelfth Night is ideal for use in the classroom or for revision, providing insight into characterisation, contexts and critical views, along with activities that prompt a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/12/2017

ArtiCulos De Costumbres By Mariano Jose De Larra by Daniel Munoz Sempere ArtiCulos De Costumbres By Mariano Jose De Larra

A collection of satirical articles by the influential nineteenth-century Spanish journalist Mariano Jose de Larra. -- .
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/12/2017

The Magic of Writing by Adrian May The Magic of Writing

Both magic and writing are concerned with finding hidden forces and meanings, and inspiration is at the heart of both. This book will show readers how magic can be used as a tool to generate creativity, and will inspire them...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/12/2017

Gothic Effigy A Guide to Dark Visibilities by David (Lecturer in English at the Open University) Jones Gothic Effigy A Guide to Dark Visibilities

An adventurous and wide-ranging survey of Gothic media, this book investigates everything from oil paintings to album cover art, magic lanterns to video games. -- .
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/12/2017

The Slow Philosophy of J. M. Coetzee by Jan Wilm The Slow Philosophy of J. M. Coetzee

In The Slow Philosophy of J.M. Coetzee Jan Wilm analyses Coetzee's singular aesthetic style which, he argues, provokes the reader to read his works slowly. The effected 'slow reading' is developed into a method specifically geared to analyzing Coetzee's singular...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/12/2017

Oxford Literature Companions: The Handmaid's Tale by Annie Fox Oxford Literature Companions: The Handmaid's Tale

Oxford Literature Companions offer student-friendly support for A Level set texts. This guide to The Handmaid's Tale is ideal for use in the classroom or for revision, providing insight into characterisation, contexts and critical views, along with activities that prompt...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/01/2018

Letts AQA GCSE English Language and Literature Practice Test Papers by Letts GCSE Letts AQA GCSE English Language and Literature Practice Test Papers

Exam Board: AQALevel & Subject: GCSE EnglishFirst teaching: September 2015 First exams: June 2017
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2018

Oxford Literature Companions: Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Su Fielder Oxford Literature Companions: Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Oxford Literature Companions offer student-friendly support for A Level set texts. This guide to Tess of the D'Urbervilles is ideal for use in the classroom or for revision, providing insight into characterisation, contexts and critical views, along with activities that...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/01/2018

Writers and Their Mothers by Dale Salwak Writers and Their Mothers

Ian McEwan, Margaret Drabble, Martin Amis, Rita Dove, Andrew Motion and Anthony Thwaite are among the twenty-two distinguished contributors of original essays to this landmark volume on the profound and frequently perplexing bond between writer and mother. In compelling detail...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/01/2018

Lovecraft Country by Matt Ruff Lovecraft Country

Chicago, 1954. When his father Montrose goes missing, 22-year-old Army veteran Atticus Turner embarks on a road trip to New England to find him, accompanied by his Uncle George-publisher of The Safe Negro Travel Guide-and his childhood friend Letitia. On...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/01/2018

The Penguin Book of Haiku by Anon The Penguin Book of Haiku

The first Penguin anthology of Japanese haiku, in vivid new translations by Adam L. Kern. Now a global poetry, the haiku was originally a Japanese verse form that flourished from the sixteenth to nineteenth centuries. Although renowned for its brevity,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

The Experience of Education in Anglo-Saxon Literature by Irina Dumitrescu The Experience of Education in Anglo-Saxon Literature

Reveals the rich emotional experience of teaching and learning as revealed in Anglo-Saxon literature.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/01/2018

Oxford Literature Companions: Measure for Measure by Annie Fox Oxford Literature Companions: Measure for Measure

Oxford Literature Companions offer student-friendly support for A Level set texts. This guide to Measure for Measure is ideal for use in the classroom or for revision, providing insight into characterisation, contexts and critical views, along with activities that prompt...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/02/2018

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Stolne and Surreptitious Copies A Comparative Study of Shakespeare's Bad Quartos by Alfred Hart Stolne and Surreptitious Copies A Comparative Study of Shakespeare's Bad Quartos

This volume was the first book devoted entirely to an investigation of the many problems associated with the relation between the stolne and surreptitious copies of which Heminge and Condell complain in their address To the great Variety of Readers...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2016

UK Perspectives on Francophone Canada Nottingham French Studies Volume 55, Issue 2 by Rosemary Anne Chapman UK Perspectives on Francophone Canada Nottingham French Studies Volume 55, Issue 2

Founded in 1961, Nottingham French Studies publishes articles in English and French and themed special numbers covering all of the major fields of the discipline literature, culture, postcolonial studies, gender studies, film and visual studies, translation, thought, history, politics, linguistics...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/06/2016

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley Frankenstein


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/11/2015

James Baldwin Review Volume 1 by Douglas Field James Baldwin Review Volume 1

The James Baldwin Review (JBR) is an annual journal that brings together a wide array of peer-reviewed critical and creative work on the life, writings, and legacy of James Baldwin. In addition to these cutting-edge contributions, each issue contains a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/10/2015

Your Fathers, Where are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever? by Dave Eggers Your Fathers, Where are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?


Format: CD-Audio - Released: 01/02/2015

All That is Worth Remembering Selected Essays of William Hazlitt by William Hazlitt All That is Worth Remembering Selected Essays of William Hazlitt

There was a time, not long ago, when academic fashion forsook the Essay; that tide has long turned
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2015

In the Cinema by Stephen Bone In the Cinema


Format: Paperback - Released: 12/11/2014

After Sebald Essays and Illuminations by John Coetzee, Robert Macfarlane, Will Self After Sebald Essays and Illuminations
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2014

Fast Track by Catriona Kerridge Fast Track


Format: Paperback - Released: 02/10/2014

Lotty's War by Giuliano Crispini, Clare Slater Lotty's War
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Format: Paperback - Released: 30/09/2014

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