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- Auckland University Press 2015; US$ 18.99
This book is a collection of poetry by 21st-century writer Kerry Hines, alongside images by 19th-century photographer William Williams. The wry, plainspoken but haunting poems sit alongside evocative photographs of settlement: landscapes, streetscapes, skyscapes; the escapades of a trio of flatmates; portraits of family and friends; burned bush and... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 119.95
Womens life writing in general has too often been ignored, dismissed, or relegated to a separate category in those few studies of the genre that include it. The present work addresses these issues and offers a countervailing argument that focuses on the contributions of women writers to the study of autobiography in Spanish during the early modern... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2015; US$ 65.00
William Blake's series of engraved illustrations for Dante's Divine Comedy were his last major project and a summation of his religious and artistic beliefs. Unfinished at his death, the series includes seven engravings and 102 unique works in various stages of completion--some of the most beautiful pictures of his career. These pictures are... more...
- Auckland University Press 2015; US$ 23.99
From revered, established writers as well as exciting new voices, the poems in Puna Wai Korero offer a broad picture of Maori poetry in English. The voices are many and diverse: confident, angry, traditional, respectful, experimental, despairing, and full of hope, expressing a range of poetic techniques and the full scope of what it is to be Maori.... more...
- IP (Interactive Publications) 2015; US$ 18.00
A new trilingual book brings together some of the most important and exciting Mapuche poets from Chile. Poetry of the Earth: Mapuche Trilingual Anthology is a remarkable collection of poetry in Mapudugun, Spanish and English that explores Mapuche culture and literature and negotiates its space in the national Chilean and global context. The Mapuche... more...
- Fairleigh Dickinson 2014; US$ 79.99
This book revisits the philosophy and aesthetic Elsa Morante outlined in her literary writings, essays, articles, reviews, and poetry. Stefania Lucamante presents a fresh outlook at Morante?s work to determine the importance of her work today, to appreciate her theoretical and stylistic legacy, and to understand why and which elements of her work... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 126.00
Modern-day research on Flaubert has placed particular emphasis on the bibliothèques de savoir (?libraries of knowledge?) integrated into his literary work. Their status and function, however, have not yet been fully understood. In this volume, members of the Franco-German research group ?Fractal? present their analyses of Flaubert?s... more...
- Luath Press Ltd 2014; US$ 18.95
This book weaves in all the reasons why the residents of Scotland love to live here; landscape, beautiful scenery, an air of mystery and the great history of the land. Thompson conveys Verne's deep fascination with Scotland and takes the reader on a journey with Verne from his beloved Heart of Midlothian' to exploring in the Highlands. This... more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2014; US$ 70.00
Vietnam and the Colonial Condition of French Literature explores an aspect of modern French literature that has been consistently overlooked in literary histories: the relationship between the colonies?their cultures, languages, and people?and formal shifts in French literary production. Starting from the premise that neither cultural identity nor... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 4.99
Wer schmolz, war ich. Sie aber blieb / gefasst, gewappnet, schön, und schrieb / mir mit dem Finger in den Wein: / "Igitt". Und lud mich zu sich ein. - Dieses Buch ist voll von hintersinnigen, ironischen und skurrilen Gedanken. Thomas M. Höpfner nimmt mit Genuss, Humor und Scharfsicht Themen und Motive aufs Korn, die von vielen Zeitgenossen... more...