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Dialectical Imaginaries: Materialist Approaches to U.S. Latino/a Literature in the Age of Neoliberalism

Dialectical Imaginaries: Materialist Approaches to U.S....

Author: Marcial Gonzalez ,  Carlos Gallego
ISBN: 9780472073955
Format: Hardback
$124.07

Brings together essays that analyse the effects of class conflict and capitalist ideology on contemporary works...  Read More >>

Sea Serpents, Sailors & Sceptics

Sea Serpents, Sailors & Sceptics

Author: Graham J. McEwan
ISBN: 9780367077280
Format: Hardback
$168.00

Originally published in 1978 Sea Serpents, Sailors and Sceptics looks at stories of folklore and mythology which...  Read More >>

The Art of Dying

The Art of Dying

Author: Jere Truer
ISBN: 9781641822480
Format: Hardback
$30.58

Much writing on the subject of death, dying, cancer, and grief is often sugar coated. That is understandable, considering...  Read More >>

British Drama 1533-1642: A Catalogue: Volume IX: 1632-1636

British Drama 1533-1642: A Catalogue: Volume IX: 1632-1636...

Author: Martin Wiggins (Senior Scholar, The Shakespeare Institute, Stratford-upon-Avon) ,  Catherine Richardson, PhD (Reader in Renaissance Studies, University of Kent)
ISBN: 9780198777724
Format: Hardback
$225.95

The ninth volume of a comprehensive reference work detailing every play written by a British author during the English...  Read More >>

The Oxford Handbook of Demosthenes

The Oxford Handbook of Demosthenes

Author: Gunther Martin (SNSF-Professor, University of Zurich)
ISBN: 9780198713852
Format: Hardback
$194.95

As a speechwriter, orator, and politician, Demosthenes captured, embodied, and shaped his time. This Handbook explores...  Read More >>

Homer, Odyssey I: Edited with an Introduction, Translation, Commentary, and Glossary

Homer, Odyssey I: Edited with an Introduction, Translation,...

Author: Simon Pulleyn (Independent scholar, UK)
ISBN: 9780198788805
Format: Hardback
$153.95

Offering the first full-length commentary on Odyssey I in English since the 1980s, this new edition with facing...  Read More >>

Home Truths: A collection of poetry

Home Truths: A collection of poetry

Author: Philip John
ISBN: 9781789420531
Format: Paperback
$23.26

Home Truths will unplug you from the distractions of modern society so that you can truly admire the world we have...  Read More >>

The Sublime Reader

The Sublime Reader

Author: Robert R. Clewis (Gwynedd Mercy University, USA)
ISBN: 9781350030152
Format: Hardback
$190.00

This is the first English-language anthology to provide a compendium of primary source material on the sublime....  Read More >>

Adventures in Theory: A Compact Anthology

Adventures in Theory: A Compact Anthology

Author: Calvin Thomas (Georgia State University, USA)
ISBN: 9781501336331
Format: Hardback
$130.00

The purpose of art, according to the artist Banksy, is to comfort the disturbed and disturb the comfortable. The...  Read More >>

Working-Class Writing: Theory and Practice

Working-Class Writing: Theory and Practice

Author: Ben Clarke ,  Nick Hubble
ISBN: 9783319963099
Format: Hardback
$232.85

This book updates our understanding of working-class fiction by focusing on its continued relevance to the social...  Read More >>

Marina Carr: Pastures of the Unknown

Marina Carr: Pastures of the Unknown

Author: Melissa Sihra
ISBN: 9783319983301
Format: Hardback
$155.22

This book locates the theatre of Marina Carr within a female genealogy that revises the patriarchal origins of modern...  Read More >>

Hole

Hole

Author: Ellie Kendrick
ISBN: 9781786825377
Format: Paperback
$16.99

Hole is a new play by Royal Court Young Writers' Programme alumna Ellie Kendrick, asking how power is created through...  Read More >>

The Death of a Clown

The Death of a Clown

Author: Tom Bland
ISBN: 9781999714758
Format: Paperback
$15.53

Tom Bland's The Death of a Clown is an audacious and essential take on authenticity, alienation and sexuality that...  Read More >>

All's Well That Ends Well: Third Series

All's Well That Ends Well: Third Series

Author: William Shakespeare ,  Juliet Dusinberre
ISBN: 9781904271192
Format: Hardback
$160.00

With its cross-dressed heroine, gender games and explorations of sexual ambivalence, its Forest of Arden and melancholy...  Read More >>

The Modern Stephen King Canon: Beyond Horror

The Modern Stephen King Canon: Beyond Horror

Author: Philip L. Simpson ,  Patrick McAleer
ISBN: 9781498572781
Format: Hardback
$138.67

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Japan Fluxus

Japan Fluxus

Author: Luciana Galliano
ISBN: 9781498578257
Format: Hardback
$131.37

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Rage

Rage

Author: Simon Stephens
ISBN: 9781350110755
Format: Paperback
$21.99

Simon Stephens' explosive play Rage was written as a counterpoint for Elfriede Jelinek's Wut. Composed as 31 high-energy...  Read More >>

Disgust in Early Modern English Literature

Disgust in Early Modern English Literature

Author: Natalie K. Eschenbaum ,  Barbara Correll
ISBN: 9780367175733
Format: Paperback
$77.99

What is the role of disgust or revulsion in early modern English literature? How did early modern English subjects...  Read More >>

Education in Nineteenth-Century British Literature: Exclusion as Innovation

Education in Nineteenth-Century British Literature:...

Author: Ms. Sheila Cordner
ISBN: 9780367175757
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Traces a tradition of literary resistance to dominant pedagogies in nineteenth-century Britain, recovering an overlooked...  Read More >>

George Du Maurier: Illustrator, Author, Critic: Beyond Svengali

George Du Maurier: Illustrator, Author, Critic: Beyond...

Author: Simon Cooke ,  Paul Goldman
ISBN: 9780367175795
Format: Paperback
$77.99

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Excursions into Modernism: Women Writers, Travel, and the Body

Excursions into Modernism: Women Writers, Travel, and...

Author: Joyce Kelley
ISBN: 9780367175771
Format: Paperback
$77.99

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Disciplinary Measures from the Metrical Psalms to Milton

Disciplinary Measures from the Metrical Psalms to Milton...

Author: Kenneth J. E. Graham
ISBN: 9780367175726
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Disciplinary Measures from the Metrical Psalms to Milton studies the relationship between English poetry and church...  Read More >>

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