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  • Critical Companion to J.R.R. Tolkienby Jay Ruud

    Infobase Publishing 2011; US$ 75.00

    J.R.R. Tolkien is one of the most popular writers of the 20th century. His two most famous works of fiction, The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, have sold hundreds of millions of copies and completely transformed modern fantasy fiction. In addition, Tolkien was a celebrated scholar, a professor at Oxford, and the author of the most influential article... more...

  • The Romantic Poetsby Harold Bloom

    Infobase Publishing 2011; US$ 45.00

    From William Blake to Samuel Taylor Coleridge and from William Wordsworth to Percy Shelley, this volume provides critical overviews of the poets who defined the English Romantic period. The essays included target seminal works and major figures such as John Keats and offer as well important background and general information on the period and its far-reaching... more...

  • Lectures and Essays IIIby Reinhard Mohn

    Verlag Bertelsmann Stiftung 2010; US$ 5.82

    Hauptbeschreibung Neben seinen Buchveröffentlichungen hat Reinhard Mohn über viele Jahre auch immer wieder in Reden, Interviews und Aufsätzen seine Ideen zur Diskussion gestellt. Mit der Gründung der Bertelsmann Stiftung begann er Anfang der achtziger Jahre, seine Vorstellungen regelmäßiger zu veröffentlichen. In den drei Bänden "Vorträge und Schriften"... more...

  • The Moorehawke Trilogy bundleby Celine Kiernan

    Allen & Unwin 2011; US$ 9.08

    All three books in the Moorehawke trilogy in one bundle. Addictive fantasy full of court intrigue, adventure and romance. more...

  • The Plays of Harold Pinterby Christoph Krüger

    Tectum Verlag 2011; US$ 23.33

    Hauptbeschreibung The plays of Harold Pinter, who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2005, have been widely discussed by critics and theatregoers for the last 50 years. While his early plays are regarded as classical pieces of the Theatre of the Absurd, which is said to be apolitical, his later works are recognized as manifestations of... more...

  • Island - Eine Literaturgeschichteby Jürg Glauser

    J.B. Metzler'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH 2011; US$ 29.12

    Hauptbeschreibung Obwohl ein isländisches Sprichwort besagt, "das Gesehene ist reicher als das Gehörte" (sjón er sögu ríkari), wird und wurde die Kultur Islands vor allem von der Sprache bestimmt. Der Autor lässt die "Wortkunst" Islands in ihren vielfältigen Ausprägungen lebendig werden. Er beschreibt die Verknüpfung von Landschaft, Nation und Sprache,... more...

  • Simeon's Brideby Alison G Taylor

    Robert Hale 2011; US$ 9.99

    A woman, little more than a skeleton, is found hanging in dense woodland outside Bangor, hands bound behind her back. Detective Chief Inspector Michael McKenna and his colleagues, seeking her identity and her killer, become enmeshed in deceit and half-truths, chasing shadows, scratching the poverty-stricken underbelly of life in an area of spectacular... more...

  • Selected Essaysby Virginia Woolf; David Bradshaw

    Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 8.95

    A good essay must draw its curtain round us, but it must be a curtain that shuts us in, not out.'According to Virginia Woolf, the goal of the essay 'is simply that it should give pleasure...It should lay us under a spell with its first word, and we should only wake, refreshed, with its last.' One of the best practitioners of the art she... more...

  • Odysseus' Wandlung im Nachkriegsdeutschlandby Jessica Resch

    Tectum Verlag 2012; US$ 23.33

    Hauptbeschreibung Odysseus - Archetyp des listigen, herumirrenden Menschen auf der Suche nach Heimat. Ihm widmet Homer ein eigenes Epos: die "Odyssee". Seine vielseitige Persönlichkeit inspiriert Dichter seit der Antike zu neuen Interpretationen. Dabei sind historischer Kontext und persönliche Lebenssituation entscheidend für die Wahl und Ausgestaltung... more...

  • Roath, Splott and Adamsdownby Jeff Childs

    The History Press 2012; US$ 18.94

    This is an account of three discrete districts of south-east Cardiff and their evolution through 1,000 years of history. From their pre-Norman origins to their emergence as thriving suburbs in the early twentieth century, the voume focuses on manorial society and economy, the growth of population, trade and industrial development, social structure... more...