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The Spring of My Life: And Selected Haiku

The Spring of My Life: And Selected Haiku

Author: Sam Hamill ,  Issa Kobayashi
ISBN: 9781611806939
Format: Paperback
$22.99

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The Influence of the European Culture on Hemingway's Fiction

The Influence of the European Culture on Hemingway's...

Author: Silvia Ammary
ISBN: 9781498518833
Format: Paperback
$53.99

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Murasaki Shikibu's The Tale of Genji: Philosophical Perspectives

Murasaki Shikibu's The Tale of Genji: Philosophical...

Author: James McMullen (Fellow Emeritus, Fellow Emeritus, Pembroke and St. Antony's Colleges, University of Oxford)
ISBN: 9780190654986
Format: Paperback
$38.95

The essays in this collection engage with Murasaki Shikibu's The Tale Genji as a work of philosophical significance,...  Read More >>

Near-Death Experiences . . . and Others

Near-Death Experiences . . . and Others

Author: Robert Gottlieb
ISBN: 9781250215062
Format: Paperback
$29.99

A new collection of immersive essays from the most acclaimed editor of the second half of the twentieth century....  Read More >>

Rock, Paper, Scissors

Rock, Paper, Scissors

Author: Richard Osmond
ISBN: 9781509894581
Format: Paperback
$21.99

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Selfish Women

Selfish Women

Author: Lisa Downing
ISBN: 9780367249892
Format: Paperback
$62.99

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French Cultural Studies for the Twenty-First Century

French Cultural Studies for the Twenty-First Century...

Author: Masha Belenky ,  Kathryn Kleppinger
ISBN: 9781611496390
Format: Paperback
$58.37

This interdisciplinary volume analyzes previously understudied sources from nineteenth- and twentieth- century France...  Read More >>

How to Read a Japanese Poem

How to Read a Japanese Poem

Author: Steven D. Carter
ISBN: 9780231186827
Format: Hardback
$131.37

How to Read a Japanese Poem offers a comprehensive approach to making sense of traditional Japanese poetry of all...  Read More >>

Oceans of Longing: Nine Stories

Oceans of Longing: Nine Stories

Author: Sitor Situmorang ,  Harry Aveling
ISBN: 9786162151491
Format: Paperback
$41.37

Born into a high-status family of the Batak ethnic group indigenous to North Sumatra, Sitor Situmorang (1924-2014)...  Read More >>

Places and Names: On War, Revolution and Returning

Places and Names: On War, Revolution and Returning

Author: Elliot Ackerman
ISBN: 9780241355169
Format: Hardback
$39.99

In a refugee camp in southern Turkey, Elliot Ackerman sits across the table from Abu Hassar, who fought for Al Qaeda...  Read More >>

Walsingham in Literature and Culture from the Middle Ages to Modernity

Walsingham in Literature and Culture from the Middle...

Author: Dominic Janes ,  Dr Gary Waller
ISBN: 9781138382787
Format: Paperback
$83.99

Walsingham was medieval England's most important shrine to the Virgin Mary and a popular pilgrimage site. For nearly...  Read More >>

Reading Genesis in the Long Eighteenth Century: From Milton to Mary Shelley

Reading Genesis in the Long Eighteenth Century: From...

Author: Ana M. Acosta
ISBN: 9781138379169
Format: Paperback
$83.99

In a reassessment of the long-accepted division between religion and enlightenment, Ana Acosta here traces a tissue...  Read More >>

Domestic Modernism, the Interwar Novel, and E.H. Young

Domestic Modernism, the Interwar Novel, and E.H. Young...

Author: Chiara Briganti ,  Kathy Mezei
ISBN: 9781138379091
Format: Paperback
$83.99

Provides a useful analytical model for reading a large body of modernist works by women, who have suffered from...  Read More >>

Baudelaire's Le Spleen de Paris: Shifting Perspectives

Baudelaire's Le Spleen de Paris: Shifting Perspectives...

Author: Maria C. Scott
ISBN: 9781138379046
Format: Paperback
$83.99

Maria Scott's study of the operation of irony in Baudelaire's Le Spleen de Paris contends that the principal target...  Read More >>

An Orthodox Festival Book in the Habsburg Empire: Zaharija Orfelin's Festive Greeting to Mojsej Putnik (1757)

An Orthodox Festival Book in the Habsburg Empire: Zaharija...

Author: Jelena Todorovic
ISBN: 9781138383791
Format: Paperback
$83.99

A transcription and translation of Zaharje Orfelin's 1757 festival book, Festive Greeting to Mojsej Putnik, this...  Read More >>

'A womans answer is neuer to seke': Early Modern Jestbooks, 1526-1635: Essential Works for the Study of Early Modern Women: Series III, Part Two, Volume 8

'A womans answer is neuer to seke': Early Modern Jestbooks,...

Author: Ian Munro
ISBN: 9781138383746
Format: Paperback
$83.99

Jestbooks offer an important viewpoint on the lives of women in early modern England. This volume reproduces seven...  Read More >>

Wyndham Lewis and the Cultures of Modernity

Wyndham Lewis and the Cultures of Modernity

Author: Professor Andrzej Gasiorek ,  Ms. Alice Reeve-Tucker
ISBN: 9781138379602
Format: Paperback
$83.99

Making a case for a revaluation of Wyndham Lewis (1882-1957), this book assesses the links between Lewis' writing...  Read More >>

The Dramatic Works of Catherine the Great: Theatre and Politics in Eighteenth-Century Russia

The Dramatic Works of Catherine the Great: Theatre and...

Author: Lurana Donnels O'Malley
ISBN: 9781138379183
Format: Paperback
$83.99

Offers an in-depth study of Catherine the Great's plays and opera libretti. This book provides an analysis of the...  Read More >>

Ovid and the Cultural Politics of Translation in Early Modern England

Ovid and the Cultural Politics of Translation in Early...

Author: Liz Oakley-Brown
ISBN: 9781138379053
Format: Paperback
$83.99

In Ovid and the Cultural Politics of Early Modern England, Liz Oakley-Brown considers English versions of the Metamorphoses...  Read More >>

Literary Secretaries/Secretarial Culture

Literary Secretaries/Secretarial Culture

Author: Leah Price ,  Pamela Thurschwell
ISBN: 9781138378827
Format: Paperback
$83.99

Secretaries are the hidden technicians of much literary (and non-literary) writing; they also figure startlingly...  Read More >>

Collaborative Dickens: Authorship and Victorian Christmas Periodicals

Collaborative Dickens: Authorship and Victorian Christmas...

Author: Melisa Klimaszewski
ISBN: 9780821423653
Format: Hardback
$116.78

In Collaborative Dickens, Melisa Klimaszewski undertakes the first comprehensive study of Dickens's Christmas numbers....  Read More >>

Selfish Women

Selfish Women

Author: Lisa Downing
ISBN: 9780367249878
Format: Hardback
$231.00

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The Invention of Discovery, 1500-1700

The Invention of Discovery, 1500-1700

Author: James Dougal Fleming
ISBN: 9781138382770
Format: Paperback
$83.99

The early modern period used to be known as the Age of Discovery. More recently, it has been troped as an age of...  Read More >>

Negotiating the Jacobean Printed Book

Negotiating the Jacobean Printed Book

Author: Pete Langman
ISBN: 9781138382749
Format: Paperback
$83.99

By examining the spaces where authors, printers and readers interact, Negotiating the Jacobean Printed Book highlights...  Read More >>

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