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The Affirmations of Reason: On Karl Barth's Speculative Theology

The Affirmations of Reason: On Karl Barth's Speculative...

Author: Sigurd Baark
ISBN: 9783319889917
Format: Paperback
$232.85

This book examines the speculative core of Karl Barth's theology, reconsidering the relationship between theory...  Read More >>

Reading Children in Early Modern Culture

Reading Children in Early Modern Culture

Author: Edel Lamb
ISBN: 9783319889245
Format: Paperback
$206.97

It argues for the importance of reading to early modern childhood and of childhood to early modern reading cultures...  Read More >>

The Kalam Cosmological Argument:  A Reassessment

The Kalam Cosmological Argument: A Reassessment

Author: Jacobus Erasmus
ISBN: 9783319892481
Format: Paperback
$206.97

This book offers a discussion of the kalam cosmological argument, and presents a defence of a version of that argument...  Read More >>

Guantanamo and American Empire: The Humanities Respond

Guantanamo and American Empire: The Humanities Respond...

Author: Don E. Walicek ,  Jessica Adams
ISBN: 9783319872766
Format: Paperback
$207.00

This book explores the humanities as an insightful platform for understanding and responding to the military prison...  Read More >>

Tuberculosis and Disabled Identity in Nineteenth Century Literature: Invalid Lives

Tuberculosis and Disabled Identity in Nineteenth Century...

Author: Alex Tankard
ISBN: 9783319890746
Format: Paperback
$206.97

Until the nineteenth century, consumptives were depicted as sensitive, angelic beings whose purpose was to die beautifully...  Read More >>

Writers and Their Mothers

Writers and Their Mothers

Author: Dale Salwak
ISBN: 9783319885858
Format: Paperback
$50.46

Ian McEwan, Margaret Drabble, Martin Amis, Rita Dove, Andrew Motion and Anthony Thwaite are among the twenty-two...  Read More >>

Strange Stars

Strange Stars

Author: Jason Heller
ISBN: 9781612197760
Format: Paperback
$27.99

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Ezra Pound and 20th-Century Theories of Language: Faith with the Word

Ezra Pound and 20th-Century Theories of Language: Faith...

Author: James Dowthwaite
ISBN: 9780367262747
Format: Hardback
$242.00

Ezra Pound is one of the most significant poets of the twentieth century, a writer whose poetry is particularly...  Read More >>

Francis Quarles' Divine Fancies: A Critical Edition

Francis Quarles' Divine Fancies: A Critical Edition...

Author: William T. Liston
ISBN: 9780367111908
Format: Hardback
$208.00

Published in 1992, this volume is a critical edition of Francis Quarles' Divine Fancies, including a textual introduction,...  Read More >>

Textual Narratives and a New Metaphysics

Textual Narratives and a New Metaphysics

Author: Raymond T. Shorthouse
ISBN: 9781138723351
Format: Hardback
$188.00

This text discusses the idea that the decline of storytelling coincides with the breakdown and fragmentation of...  Read More >>

Ma(r)king the Text: The Presentation of Meaning on the Literary Page

Ma(r)king the Text: The Presentation of Meaning on the...

Author: Joe Bray ,  Miriam Handley
ISBN: 9781138362062
Format: Hardback
$208.00

First published in 2000, this volume is a unique collection of essays which draws our attention to the importance...  Read More >>

Twentieth-Century British and American Theatre: A Critical Guide to Archives

Twentieth-Century British and American Theatre: A Critical...

Author: Christopher Innes ,  Katherine Carlstrom
ISBN: 9781138359802
Format: Hardback
$208.00

First published in 1999, this volume aims to develop the field of theatre studies by promoting the study of performative...  Read More >>

The Journal I Did Not Keep: New and Selected Writing

The Journal I Did Not Keep: New and Selected Writing...

Author: Lore Segal
ISBN: 9781612197470
Format: Hardback
$44.99

The Journal I Never Kept is a definitive collection of the writing of beloved New Yorker short story writer Lore...  Read More >>

To Provide All People: A Poem in the Voice of the NHS

To Provide All People: A Poem in the Voice of the NHS...

Author: Owen Sheers
ISBN: 9780571348084
Format: Paperback
$22.99

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Philosophy and Poetry: Continental Perspectives

Philosophy and Poetry: Continental Perspectives

Author: Ranjan Ghosh ,  Lutz Koepnick (Vanderbilt University)
ISBN: 9780231187381
Format: Hardback
$109.48

This book explores the distinctive ways in which twentieth-century and contemporary continental thinkers have engaged...  Read More >>

History, Hagiography and Biblical Exegesis: Essays on Bede, Adomnan and Thomas Becket

History, Hagiography and Biblical Exegesis: Essays on...

Author: Jennifer O'Reilly ,  Mairin MacCarron
ISBN: 9780367187071
Format: Hardback
$284.00

When she died in 2016, Dr Jennifer O'Reilly left behind a body of published and unpublished work in three areas...  Read More >>

Threatened Masculinity from British Fiction to Cold War German Cinema

Threatened Masculinity from British Fiction to Cold...

Author: Joseph P. Willis
ISBN: 9780367210915
Format: Hardback
$242.00

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Postcolonial Transitional Justice: Zimbabwe and Beyond

Postcolonial Transitional Justice: Zimbabwe and Beyond...

Author: Khanyisela Moyo
ISBN: 9781138485747
Format: Hardback
$242.00

Based on author's thesis (doctoral - University of Ulster, 2009) issued under title: The multitudinous complexities...  Read More >>

Science, Language, and Reform in Victorian Poetry: Political Dialects

Science, Language, and Reform in Victorian Poetry: Political...

Author: Barbara Barrow
ISBN: 9780367191856
Format: Hardback
$242.00

Barrow's timely book is the first to examine the link between Victorian poetry, the study of language, and political...  Read More >>

The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes - The Greatest Detective Stories: 1837-1914

The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes - The Greatest Detective...

Author: Graeme Davis
ISBN: 9781643130712
Format: Hardback
$40.95

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Jerusalem: City of the Book

Jerusalem: City of the Book

Author: Merav Mack ,  Benjamin Balint
ISBN: 9780300222852
Format: Hardback
$43.79

A captivating journey through the hidden libraries of Jerusalem, where some of the world's most enduring ideas were...  Read More >>

Surrealism in Britain

Surrealism in Britain

Author: Michael Remy
ISBN: 9780367145682
Format: Hardback
$231.00

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The Court Journals and Letters of Frances Burney: Volume VI: 1790-91

The Court Journals and Letters of Frances Burney: Volume...

Author: Nancy E. Johnson (State University of New York at New Paltz)
ISBN: 9780199262526
Format: Hardback
$236.95

This volume is the last of six that present in their entirety the novelist Frances Burney's journals and letters...  Read More >>

For the Love of Psychoanalysis: The Play of Chance in Freud and Derrida

For the Love of Psychoanalysis: The Play of Chance in...

Author: Elizabeth Rottenberg
ISBN: 9780823284115
Format: Hardback
$182.46

This book is about what exceeds or resists calculation-in life and in death. Its two parts and nine chapters highlight,...  Read More >>

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