The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, Sony Reader...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books

Most popular at the top

  • The Puritan-Provincial Visionby Susan Manning

    Cambridge University Press 1990; US$ 34.00

    This book suggests an interpretation of the characteristic qualities of Scottish and American literatures. more...

  • Poetics of Characterby Susan Manning

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 79.00

    A study of literary character in a comparative context, offering a wide-ranging approach to transatlantic literature in history. more...

  • Fragments of Unionby Dr Susan Manning

    Palgrave Macmillan 2001; US$ 150.00

    Fragments of Union , a new approach to comparative literary studies, is about forms of connections: between nations, literatures, individuals, words. It asks how, and why, connections get severed, and about the nature of the pieces that remain. Interdisciplinary readings of writings by Scots and Americans re-draw the literary map of both countries... more...

  • Henry James, Oscar Wilde and Aesthetic Cultureby Michèle Mendelssohn; Susan Manning

    Edinburgh University Press 2007; US$ 129.35

    In this engaging and provocative reading of the relations between two canonical Anglo-American authors and the aesthetic culture they helped create, Michèle Mendelssohn challenges critical assumptions about the way Aestheticism responded to anxieties about nationality, sexuality, identity, influence, originality and morality. This book, the first... more...

  • The Technology Toolbelt for Teachingby Susan Manning; Kevin E. Johnson

    Wiley 2011; US$ 40.00

    Instructors are pressured to integrate technology into their traditional or online instruction. This book offers a hands-on resource that shows how to integrate technology into lessons and offers information about common technologies, categorizing by groups, and explains the purposes they serve pedagogically as well as how they can be most... more...

  • The Sketch-Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.by Washington Irving; Susan Manning

    Oxford University Press, UK 1996; US$ 8.99

    In The Sketch-Book Washington Irving explores the uneasy relationship of an American writer to English literary traditions. He sketches a series of encounters with the cultural shrines of the parent nation, and in two brilliant experiments with tales transplanted from Europe creates the first classic American short stories, `Rip Van Winkle' and... more...

  • Don Juanby Byron; Peter Manning; Susan Wolfson

    Penguin Books Ltd 2004; Not Available

    Byron's exuberant masterpiece tells of the adventures of Don Juan, beginning with his illicit love affair at the age of sixteen in his native Spain and his subsequent exile to Italy. Following a dramatic shipwreck, his exploits take him to Greece, where he is sold as a slave, and to Russia, where he becomes a favourite of the Empress Catherine who... more...

  • The Marble Faunby Nathaniel Hawthorne; Susan Manning

    Oxford University Press, UK 2002; US$ 8.99

    Nathaniel Hawthorne's romance concerns a group of American expatriates in mid-nineteenth century Italy, and their tragic encounter with the faun-like Italian count, Donatello. It is both a murder story and a parable of the Fall of Man, dominated by the fragility and durability of human life and art. - ;'any narrative of human action and adventure... more...

  • Transatlantic Literary Studies, 1660?1830by Eve Tavor Bannet; Susan Manning

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 75.00

    A collection of new essays on the literary influences going backwards and forwards across the ocean. more...

  • Character, Self, and Sociability in the Scottish Enlightenmentby Thomas Ahnert; Susan Manning

    Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 100.00

    This book is about Enlightenment ideas of 'character'. It argues for their central importance in eighteenth-century thought and culture. The scope of this volume extends well beyond the confines of literary history. It examines discussions of race, nation, the self, virtue, sociability, and historical progress. The specially commissioned essays in... more...