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- The Lilliput Press 1988; US$ 14.57
With Escape from the Anthill, his first volume of essays, Hubert Butler became universally acclaimed as one of Ireland's most enduring and distinctive writers. In this long-awaited sequel he writes with emphasis on Europe and travel in Russia, China, the Adriatic and America during the mid-century. 'His main literary legacy ... is the body of essays... more...
- Constable & Robinson 2012; US$ 14.58
Since the late 1990s, Private Eye' s 'What You Didn't Miss' column has trained a vigilant lens on some of the great literary reputations of our age. Highlights of this bumper selection include Martin Amis exploring the sexual revolution of the 1960s, A.S. Byatt rewriting the Norse myths and the late Anthony Powell reflecting on his death. There are... more...
- Narr Francke Attempto 2012; US$ 102.08
Hauptbeschreibung Das umfangreiche Epigrammkorpus Martials beinhaltet zahlreiche Gedichte, die auf verschiedene literarische Probleme sowie die Werke anderer Dichter - seien es bereits kanonisierte Autoren, Zeitgenossen des Epigrammatikers oder fiktive Personen - Bezug nehmen. In der vorliegenden Arbeit werden diese "Dichtergedichte" und ihre Funktion... more...
- Portable Press 2012; US$ 12.95
A book by any other name would not be so sweet and fact-filled. The perfect gift for your significant other, Uncle John?s Bathroom Reader Book of Love will tell you everything you need to know about this mysterious emotion and its trappings. Read about the history of chocolate, the origins of some lovely love songs, and history?s greatest romances.... more...
- Sourcebooks 2012; US$ 9.99
Praise for The Liar Society : "A page?turning, pearl?clutching mystery!"?Kimberly Derting, author of The Body Finder and Desires of the Dead "A book for mystery lovers everywhere...will suck you in and leave you hanging until the very end."? RT Book Reviews Another Sister Gone?You Can't Let Them Get Away With... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 1996; US$ 47.00
Literature can have a disturbing effect on its readers. It unsettles our hold on everyday experience and makes us strangers and exiles. Anna Smith argues that this is the side of literature which attracts critic and psychoanalyst Julia Kristeva. Kristeva is drawn to states of extremity where language and the psyche are under duress, and in this book... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 26.00
This Companion examines the lives of medieval women by focusing on the texts that emerged from and shaped their experience. more...
- Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 32.00
A collection of new essays on First World War literature and its contexts. more...
- Alma Books 2009; US$ 9.99
With these provocative thoughts on the central questions of living, Dr Simon May catches our minds off guard in areas as diverse as love, pride, self-esteem, gratitude, timing, lying, talking, knowing, suffering, escaping, silence, evil and thinking itself. By turns humorous and serious, his aphorisms go to the core of who we are. The better one knows... more...
- Constable & Robinson 2012; US$ 18.89
Another political year is upon us . . . a year in which we elect another useless figurehead to piss off the masses, confuse the classes, and, above all, reward the jackasses. It will be a time of fear, angst, and anger, the perfect moment for The Snark Handbook: Politics and Government Edition. Filled with quotes, jokes, and timeless snarks, this... more...