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The Rings Of Saturn: Vintage Voyages

The Rings Of Saturn: Vintage Voyages

Author: W. G. Sebald ,  Michael Hulse
ISBN: 9781784875350
Format: Paperback
$19.99

Vintage Voyages: A world of journeys, from the tallest mountains to the depths of the mindWhat begins as the record...  Read More >>

Notes to Self

Notes to Self

Author: Emilie Pine
ISBN: 9780241986226
Format: Paperback
$22.99

'I am afraid of being the disruptive woman. And of not being disruptive enough. I am afraid. But I am doing it anyway.'...  Read More >>

A Room of One's Own

A Room of One's Own

Author: Virginia Woolf
ISBN: 9780241387528
Format: Paperback
$14.99

A Room of One s Own, is one of Virginia Woolf s most influential works and is widely recognized for its extraordinary...  Read More >>

The Book of Iona: An Anthology

The Book of Iona: An Anthology

Author: Robert Crawford
ISBN: 9781846974793
Format: Paperback
$22.99

This brand new anthology is comprised of fiction, non-fiction and poetry that ranges from St. Columba to the present...  Read More >>

The Beekeeper of Sinjar: Rescuing the Stolen Women of Iraq

The Beekeeper of Sinjar: Rescuing the Stolen Women of...

Author: Dunya Mikhail ,  Max Weiss
ISBN: 9781788161299
Format: Paperback
$22.99

In The Beekeeper of Sinjar, the acclaimed poet and journalist Dunya Mikhail tells the harrowing stories of women...  Read More >>

Shakespeare Minus 'Theory'

Shakespeare Minus 'Theory'

Author: Thomas McAlindon
ISBN: 9781138378889
Format: Paperback
$83.99

Demonstrating and defending a method of close reading and historical contextualisation of Shakespeare and his contemporaries,...  Read More >>

The Iliad and the Odyssey Boxed Set

The Iliad and the Odyssey Boxed Set

Author: Homer ,  Peter Green
ISBN: 9780520306653
Format: Hardback
$80.28

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Narratives of Difference in Globalized Cultures: Reading Transnational Cultural Commodities

Narratives of Difference in Globalized Cultures: Reading...

Author: Belen Martin-Lucas ,  Andrea Ruthven
ISBN: 9783319872407
Format: Paperback
$207.00

This book is about how the marketing of transnational cultural commodities capitalizes on difference and its appeal...  Read More >>

Reading for Wonder: Ecology, Ethics, Enchantment

Reading for Wonder: Ecology, Ethics, Enchantment

Author: Glenn Willmott
ISBN: 9783319888804
Format: Paperback
$206.97

Ranging across poetry, foodstuffs, movies, tropical islands, wonder cabinets, apes, abstract painting, penguins...  Read More >>

Fable, Method, and Imagination in Descartes

Fable, Method, and Imagination in Descartes

Author: James Griffith
ISBN: 9783319889085
Format: Paperback
$206.97

What role do fables play in Cartesian method and psychology? By looking at Descartes' use of fables, James Griffith...  Read More >>

Movement in Renaissance Literature: Exploring Kinesic Intelligence

Movement in Renaissance Literature: Exploring Kinesic...

Author: Kathryn Banks ,  Timothy Chesters
ISBN: 9783319887296
Format: Paperback
$206.97

This book investigates how writers and readers of Renaissance literature deployed `kinesic intelligence', a combination...  Read More >>

Geography and the Political Imaginary in the Novels of Toni Morrison

Geography and the Political Imaginary in the Novels...

Author: Herman Beavers
ISBN: 9783319881485
Format: Paperback
$206.97

This book examines Toni Morrison's fiction as a sustained effort to challenge the dominant narratives produced in...  Read More >>

A Micro-History of Victorian Liberal Parenting: John Morley's  Discreet Indifference

A Micro-History of Victorian Liberal Parenting: John...

Author: Kevin A. Morrison
ISBN: 9783319892139
Format: Paperback
$116.41

This book explores the theory and practice of Victorian liberal parenting by focusing on the life and writings of...  Read More >>

Animal Languages in the Middle Ages: Representations of Interspecies Communication

Animal Languages in the Middle Ages: Representations...

Author: Alison Langdon
ISBN: 9783319891170
Format: Paperback
$206.97

The essays in this interdisciplinary volume explore language, broadly construed, as part of the continued interrogation...  Read More >>

Romantic Literature and the Colonised World: Lessons from Indigenous Translations

Romantic Literature and the Colonised World: Lessons...

Author: Nikki Hessell
ISBN: 9783319890159
Format: Paperback
$232.85

Focusing on poems by William Wordsworth, John Keats, Felicia Hemans, and Robert Burns, and on Walter Scott's Ivanhoe,...  Read More >>

Vasko Popa: Poems

Vasko Popa: Poems

Author: Vasko Popa ,  Vasko Popa
ISBN: 9781681373362
Format: Paperback
$24.99

Vasko Popa is widely recognized as one of the great poets of the twentieth century, a riddling fabulist, whose work,...  Read More >>

Paper Monsters: Persona and Literary Culture in Elizabethan England

Paper Monsters: Persona and Literary Culture in Elizabethan...

Author: Samuel Fallon
ISBN: 9780812251296
Format: Hardback
$94.88

In Paper Monsters, Samuel Fallon charts the striking rise in the 1590's of a new species of textual being: the serial,...  Read More >>

Wife

Wife

Author: Samuel Adamson
ISBN: 9780571354825
Format: Paperback
$24.99

Robert leaves Ibsen's A Doll's House outraged by its attack on the sanctity of marriage; What she chooses to do...  Read More >>

Domestic Imaginaries: Navigating the Home in Global Literary and Visual Cultures

Domestic Imaginaries: Navigating the Home in Global...

Author: Bex Harper ,  Hollie Price
ISBN: 9783319882543
Format: Paperback
$284.60

They include explorations of the Finnish Suburban home on film, home and the diasporic imagination in Chinese Canadian...  Read More >>

Spain in British Romanticism: 1800-1840

Spain in British Romanticism: 1800-1840

Author: Diego Saglia ,  Ian Haywood
ISBN: 9783319877990
Format: Paperback
$194.04

This collection of thirteen specially commissioned essays by international scholars takes a fresh look at the profound...  Read More >>

Food and Masculinity in Contemporary Autobiographies: Cast-Iron Man

Food and Masculinity in Contemporary Autobiographies:...

Author: Nieves Pascual Soler
ISBN: 9783319890135
Format: Paperback
$116.41

This book is concerned with food autobiographies written by men from the 1980s to the present. After presenting...  Read More >>

Classical Presences in Irish Poetry after 1960: The Answering Voice

Classical Presences in Irish Poetry after 1960: The...

Author: Florence Impens
ISBN: 9783319885674
Format: Paperback
$232.85

This book provides the first overview of classical presences in Anglophone Irish poetry after 1960. Featuring detailed...  Read More >>

Virginia Woolf's Rooms and the Spaces of Modernity

Virginia Woolf's Rooms and the Spaces of Modernity

Author: Suzana Zink
ISBN: 9783319891194
Format: Paperback
$206.97

This book provides a fascinating account of rooms in selected works by Virginia Woolf. Casting them as spaces which...  Read More >>

The Biblical Covenant in Shakespeare

The Biblical Covenant in Shakespeare

Author: Mary Jo Kietzman
ISBN: 9783319891095
Format: Paperback
$206.97

By seeding the plays with allusions to biblical covenant stories, Shakespeare not only lends ethical weight to secular...  Read More >>

The Making of Catalan Linguistic Identity in Medieval and Early Modern Times

The Making of Catalan Linguistic Identity in Medieval...

Author: Vicente Lledo-Guillem
ISBN: 9783319891392
Format: Paperback
$206.97

This book will appeal to students and scholars of historical linguistics, sociolinguistics, Hispanic linguistics,...  Read More >>

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