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  • Prometheus Boundby Aeschylus; Deborah Roberts

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2012; US$ 6.95

    "This is the best Prometheus Bound in English. Deborah Roberts' translation is accurate, readable, and true to the original in idiom, imagery, and the combination of a high style with occasional colloquialism. The informative notes and perceptive Introduction will help readers to experience the play with heightened pleasure and understanding."... more...

  • Metamorphosesby Ovid; A. D. Melville; E. J. Kenney

    Oxford University Press 1987; US$ 5.99

    The modern, unacademic idiom of A.D. Melville's translation opens the way to a fresh understanding of Ovid's unique and elusive vision of reality. more...

  • Oedipus the Kingby Sophocles; Stephen Berg; Diskin Clay

    Oxford University Press, USA 1978; US$ 5.99

    Based on the conviction that only translators who write poetry themselves can properly recreate the celebrated and timeless tragedies of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides, the Greek Tragedy in New Translations series offers new translations that go beyond the literal meaning of the Greek in order to evoke the sense of poetry evident in the originals.... more...

  • Anything Growsby Jörg Scheller; Alexander Schwinghammer

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2014; US$ 28.53

    <P>Wollten Sie immer schon einmal wissen, was Sie da eigentlich im Gesicht tragen? Ob Ihr persönlicher Bartstil eher aristokratischen, demokratischen oder religiösen Ursprungs ist? Warum die 1980er Jahre eine Bartödnis waren, das 21. Jahrhundert hingegen geradezu verrückt nach Bärten ist? In diesem&nbsp;E-Book erläutern Wissenschaftler und... more...

  • Dann bleiben wir halt DICKE Freunde!by Marion und Dietma Hofer; Fotoagentur Marion und Dietmar Hofer Maurice Shourot Regina Tödt Shutterstock

    tredition 2014; US$ 3.71

    Das Jahr ist noch keine Minute alt, da hat Mops-Frauchen Marion eine zündende Idee: "Jetzt ist Schluss mit knusprig!", ruft sie ihrem vierbeinigen Kumpel lauthals entgegen. Sie drückt ihm ein dickes Küsschen auf seine faltige Schnauze, bevor sie dem ein wenig aus der Form geratenen Hund ins Ohr flüstert: "Wir sagen unseren Kilos den... more...

  • Dogs with Old Man Facesby Tom Cohen

    Running Press 2013; US$ 13.95

    There's just something easy to love about those dogs with old man faces, with mugs weathered by experience and wisdom. more...

  • Driving Us Insaneby Toby Clements

    Atlantic Books 2011; US$ 9.99

    Driving Us Insane reveals the presenter of TV's cult motoring series Bottom Gear as he has never been revealed before. Week by week, car by car, stunt by stunt and challenge by challenge, it describes - in forthright, no-holds-barred detail - the events of a year to remember in the life of a legend of British broadcasting. From his inadvertent... more...

  • Einführung in die deutsche Komödieby Georg-Michael Schulz; Gunter E. Grimm; Klaus-Michael Bogdal

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2012; US$ 171.66

    Die Komödie hat lange Zeit im Schatten der höher angesehenen Tragödie gestanden und erst seit den 60er-Jahren des letzten Jahrhunderts ein gesteigertes literaturwissenschaftliches Interesse erfahren. Niedergeschlagen hat sich dies in einer Fülle von Einzelinterpretationen und Sammelbänden, aber auch in einer vermehrten Beschäftigung mit der Komödientheorie... more...

  • Fart Dictionaryby Scott A. Sorensen

    Running Press 2013; US$ 9.95

    What sound instantly causes a serious case of the giggles in any human within ear shot? A fart—don?t deny it. The one and only Fart Dictionary is a witty collection of fart definitions for every occasion, covering a wide range of topics. Whether it?s politics, Brad and Angelina, hunting, poetry, karaoke, Mardi Gras, Food Network, Jane Austen, love,... more...

  • Geek Lustby Alex Langley

    F+W Media 2013; US$ 14.99

    Get Your Geek On! Unless you're horndog Howard Wolowitz from The Big Bang Theory , the words "geek" and "lust" are seldom found in the same sentence. Until now, bub. Whether it's the most recent tweet from Felicia Day, the newest book from Terry Pratchett, or the latest anything from Joss Whedon, the world is a smoking hot, happening place for... more...