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The Land Remembers Us: Women, Myth, and Nature

The Land Remembers Us: Women, Myth, and Nature

Author: Mary Jo Neitz ,  Sid Reger
ISBN: 9781733386623
Format: Paperback
$43.86

The Land Remembers Us: Women, Myth, and Nature is the third volume of proceedings from the Association for the Study...  Read More >>

The Divine in Modern Hebrew Literature

The Divine in Modern Hebrew Literature

Author: Neta Stahl (Johns Hopkins University, USA)
ISBN: 9781138918665
Format: Hardback
$252.00

Demonstrating the pervasive presence of God in modern Hebrew literature, this book explores the qualities that twentieth-century...  Read More >>

Belinda

Belinda

Author: Maria Edgeworth ,  Linda Bree
ISBN: 9780199682133
Format: Paperback
$22.95

Belinda (1801) tackles issues of gender and race in a manner at once comic and thought-provoking. Braving the perils...  Read More >>

Shakespeare in a Divided America

Shakespeare in a Divided America

Author: James Shapiro
ISBN: 9780571338887
Format: Hardback
$39.99

Shakespeare's position as England's national poet is established and unquestionable. But as James Shapiro illuminates...  Read More >>

Reading Chaucer in Time: Literary Formation in England and Italy

Reading Chaucer in Time: Literary Formation in England...

Author: Kara Gaston (Assistant Professor of English, University of Toronto)
ISBN: 9780198852865
Format: Hardback
$112.95

This book tracks how concepts of reading developed within Italian texts (including Dante's Vita nova, Boccaccio's...  Read More >>

Sophocles: Oedipus the King: A New Verse Translation

Sophocles: Oedipus the King: A New Verse Translation...

Author: David Kovacs (Hugh H. Obear Professor of Classics (Emeritus), Hugh H. Obear Professor of Classics (Emeritus), University of Virginia)
ISBN: 9780198854838
Format: Hardback
$61.95

Sophocles' great masterpiece, Oedipus the King, is here translated into highly-polished English verse alongside...  Read More >>

State Sponsored Literature: Britain and Cultural Diversity after 1945

State Sponsored Literature: Britain and Cultural Diversity...

Author: Asha Rogers (Lecturer in Contemporary Postcolonial Literature, Lecturer in Contemporary Postcolonial Literature, Department of English Literature, University of Birmingham)
ISBN: 9780198857761
Format: Hardback
$122.95

This book tells the timely and much-needed story of the state's interest in supporting literary production in post-war...  Read More >>

Acrobatic Modernism from the Avant-Garde to Prehistory

Acrobatic Modernism from the Avant-Garde to Prehistory...

Author: Jed Rasula (Helen S. Lanier Distinguished Professor, Helen S. Lanier Distinguished Professor, University of Georgia)
ISBN: 9780198833949
Format: Hardback
$133.95

Moving through a vast geographical, cultural, and artistic terrain and juxtaposing numerous modernist works, this...  Read More >>

Drama, Oratory and Thucydides in Fifth-Century Athens: Teaching Imperial Lessons

Drama, Oratory and Thucydides in Fifth-Century Athens:...

Author: Sophie Mills
ISBN: 9780815365921
Format: Hardback
$252.00

This study centres on the rhetoric of the Athenian empire, Thucydides' account of the Peloponnesian War and the...  Read More >>

The Beginning

The Beginning

Author: Jordyn Broomhead
ISBN: 9780464619802
Format: Paperback
$29.73

Poetry book of my high school voice. I wanted to go ahead and give my younger self her voice. She was sad and lost...  Read More >>

A Life for the Senses: Return to the Soul Artist Journal

A Life for the Senses: Return to the Soul Artist Journal...

Author: L R Heartsong
ISBN: 9780578648293
Format: Paperback
$32.34

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Pedagogy in the Novels of J.M. Coetzee: The Affect of Literature

Pedagogy in the Novels of J.M. Coetzee: The Affect of...

Author: Aparna Mishra Tarc
ISBN: 9781138039001
Format: Hardback
$252.00

Critically analyzing the representation of pedagogy in the novels of J.M. Coetzee, this insightful text illustrates...  Read More >>

A Bite of the Apple: A Life with Books, Writers and Virago

A Bite of the Apple: A Life with Books, Writers and...

Author: Lennie Goodings (Publisher, Publisher, Virago Press)
ISBN: 9780198828754
Format: Hardback
$34.95

In this insightful memoir Lennie Goodings takes the reader behind the scenes at Virago, the feminist press that...  Read More >>

Medieval French Literary Culture Abroad

Medieval French Literary Culture Abroad

Author: Jane Gilbert (Senior Lecturer in French University College London) ,  Simon Gaunt (Professor of French Language and Literature King's College London)
ISBN: 9780198832454
Format: Hardback
$122.95

Studies manuscript sources, often of under-studied works and writers, to reassess the use of French as a literary...  Read More >>

The Beginning: Still

The Beginning: Still

Author: Jordyn Broomhead
ISBN: 9781714001743
Format: Paperback
$40.39

Moving forward through my highschool voice. There is growth here. There is learning. There is hope and a light....  Read More >>

Your Jacket Needs More Hairballs: Poems by Cats for the People Who Serve Them. The Poetry Anthology of The Warm Kitty Institute

Your Jacket Needs More Hairballs: Poems by Cats for...

Author: Alice Eileen Fritz
ISBN: 9781734436471
Format: Paperback
$50.16

Cats rarely wish to share their poems. And even more rarely does anyone wish to them. Their poetry orbits a few...  Read More >>

The Selected Letters of Robert Creeley

The Selected Letters of Robert Creeley

Author: Robert Creeley ,  Rod Smith
ISBN: 9780520324831
Format: Paperback
$79.07

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Biceps

Biceps

Author: Laurie Biceps
ISBN: 9781911570813
Format: Paperback
$22.00

Biceps is a love story, following a relationship from first sparks one frosty bonfire night through day trips to...  Read More >>

Women's Travel Writings in India 1777-1854: Volume II: Harriet Newell, Memoirs of Mrs Harriet Newell, Wife of the Reverend Samuel Newell, American Missionary to India (1815); and Eliza Fay, Letters from India (1817)

Women's Travel Writings in India 1777-1854: Volume II:...

Author: Katrina O'Loughlin (University of Western Australia, Australia)
ISBN: 9781138202771
Format: Hardback
$210.00

The 'memsahibs' of the British Raj in India are well-known figures today, frequently depicted in fiction, TV and...  Read More >>

Women's Travel Writings in India 1777-1854: Volume IV: Mary Martha Sherwood, The Life of Mrs Sherwood (1854)

Women's Travel Writings in India 1777-1854: Volume IV:...

Author: Betty Hagglund
ISBN: 9781138202863
Format: Hardback
$210.00

The 'memsahibs' of the British Raj in India are well-known figures today, frequently depicted in fiction, TV and...  Read More >>

The Diary: The Epic of Everyday Life

The Diary: The Epic of Everyday Life

Author: Batsheva Ben-Amos ,  Dan Ben-Amos
ISBN: 9780253046994
Format: Paperback
$100.32

The diary as a genre is found in all literate societies, and these autobiographical accounts are written by persons...  Read More >>

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