The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

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
History

  • 2nd May 1997 (NHB Modern Plays)by Jack Thorne

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 13.11

    A smouldering play about escaping the past, seizing the present and owning the future. 2nd May 1997. An historic victory. The Tories, eighteen years in power, are defeated as New Labour sweeps into government. From the euphoria and despair, three deeply personal stories emerge. Tory MP Robert prepares to attend the count. With defeat looming... more...

  • Adelphoeby Terence; David Christenson

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2013; US$ 6.95

    The play Adephoe provides an introduction to the world of Roman comedy from one of its best practitioners, Terence. As with all Focus translations, the emphasis is on an inexpensive, readable edition that is close to the original, with an extensive introduction, notes and appendices. more...

  • Alice im Spiegellandby Celia Brown; Marion Mangelsdorf

    transcript 2014; US$ 28.11

    Bilder und ihre Spiegelungen rund um Diskurse von Körper und Kultur, Kunst und Tanz, von Neurowissenschaften, Informatik und Physik treten in diesem Band in einen Dialog miteinander. Im Austausch zwischen Wissenschaft und den Künsten betreten wir mit Alice im Spiegelland phantastische Welten, um Phänomene anschaulich werden zu lassen und um aktuelle... more...

  • Amphitryonby Plautus; David Christenson

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2013; US$ 6.95

    The play Amphitryon provides an introduction to the world of Roman comedy from one of its best practitioners, Plautus. As with all Focus translations, the emphasis is on an inexpensive, readable edition that is close to the original, with an extensive introduction, notes and appendices. more...

  • Apuleius and Dramaby Regine May

    Oxford University Press, UK 2006; US$ 154.99

    An exploration of the use of drama as an intertext in the work of the 2nd century Latin author Apuleius, who wrote the only complete extant Latin novel, the Metamorphoses, in which a young man is turned into a donkey by magic. All Latin and Greek is translated into English. - ;Regine May discusses the use of drama as an intertext in the work of the... more...

  • Art, Vision, and Nineteenth-Century Realist Dramaby Amy Holzapfel

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 140.00

    Realism in theatre is traditionally defined as a mere seed of modernism, a crude attempt to reproduce an exact copy of reality on stage. Art, Vision & Nineteenth-Century Realist Drama redefines realism as a complex and under-examined form of visual modernism, one that positioned theatre at the crux of the encounter between consciousness and the... more...

  • Autorenbild - Autorenbildung- Autorenausbildungby Alexandra Grüttner-Wilke

    Traugott Bautz 2012; US$ 20.04

    "Wer dichtet: der Dichter oder es? Ist Kalkulation die Ursache der Dichtung oder Inspiration? Schenken Götter die Gabe der Dichtkunst, oder ist es der Poet selbst, der kraft einer Anstrengung des Verstandes und seines Gemüts dichtet?" Herbert Heckmann   Inhaltsverzeichnis 1. HINFÜHRUNG ZUM THEMA 2. AUTORENBILDER 2.1 Der "poeta... more...

  • Avant Garde Theatreby Christopher Innes

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 51.95

    Examining the development of avant garde theatre from its inception in the 1890s right up to the present day, Christopher Innes exposes a central paradox of modern theatre; that the motivating force of theatrical experimentation is primitivism. What links the work of Strindberg, Artaud, Brook and Mnouchkine is an idealisation of the elemental and a... more...

  • Bacchaeby Euripides; Kenneth McLeish; Frederic Raphael

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 5.82

    The NHB Drama Classics series presents the world's greatest plays in affordable, highly readable editions for students, actors and theatregoers. The hallmarks of the series are accessible introductions (focussing on the play's theatrical and historical background, together with an author biography, key dates and suggestions for further reading) and... more...

  • Beginning Writing 2by Saddleback Educational Publishing

    Saddleback Educational Publishing 2015; US$ 49.95

    Beginning Writing was created to meet multiple standards while keeping the key qualities that define good writing in mind. Anchor standards for writing set out the broad educational goals of the Common Core. Short incremental lessons linked to the anchor standards provide you with the maximum flexibility in deciding when and how to use these one-page... more...