Literature

  • 'A Life Lived Quickly'

    'A Life Lived Quickly'

    Tennyson's Friend Arthur Hallam and His Legend

    By Martin Blocksidge

    Arthur Hallam's early death was the subject of Tennyson's celebrated poem In Memoriam. As a result of its popularity, Hallam became a legendary figure, very much accepted on Tennyson's terms as being almost divinely gifted and of immense promise. While this...

    Cloth - 9781845194185 - $ 49.95

  • 'Is it about a bicycle?'

    'Is it about a bicycle?'

    Flann O'Brien in the Twenty-First Century

    Edited by: Jennika Baines

    Contributions by: Micheál Ó Nualláin

    This collection of essays considers the work of Flann O'Brien, a subversive, confounding, and hilarious Irish novelist. The book also considers the work of Myles na Gopaleen, whose Cruiskeen Lawn columns tapped into Dublin culture and...

    Cloth - 9781846822407 - $ 65.00

  • 'Mirror up to Nature'

    'Mirror up to Nature'

    The Fourth Seamus Heaney Lectures

    Edited by: Patrick Burke

    Lectures on theatre, drama in the classroom, the relationship between drama and film; and opera and its history.


    Publication Date: 10/5/2010
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9781904505488


    Paper - 9781904505488 - $ 18.00

  • 'The Banker Poet'

    'The Banker Poet'

    The Rise and Fall of Samuel Rogers, 1763-1855


    344 pages

    Publication Date: 7/1/2013
    Format: Cloth
    ISBN: 9781845195809

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    Cloth - 9781845195809 - $ 49.95

  • 'Thinking Against the Current'

    'Thinking Against the Current'

    Literature and Political Resistance

    By Sybil Oldfield

    This collection of literary/historical essays, written 1970-2010, covers political subjects as diverse as 17th Century Quaker persecution history, the social impact of Malthus, the self-emancipation of English women, Eleanor Rathbone on the human rights of girls and German women's resistance to Hitler. The more...

    Cloth - 9781845195946 - $ 69.95

  • 'Thinking Against the Current'

    'Thinking Against the Current'

    Literature and Political Resistance

    By Sybil Oldfield

    This collection of literary/historical essays, written 1970-2010, covers political subjects as diverse as 17th Century Quaker persecution history, the social impact of Malthus, the self-emancipation of English women, Eleanor Rathbone on the human rights of girls and German women's resistance to Hitler. The more...

    Paper - 9781845196899 - $ 34.95

  • (Anti-)Americanisms

    (Anti-)Americanisms

    Edited by: Astrid M. Fellner, Thomas Froschl, Michael Draxlbauer

    (Anti-)Americanisms is a collection of articles presented during the international conference of the Austrian Association for American Studies in 2002. Focusing on the various propagations of American culture in literature, music, film, "the new media", architecture, politics, and ways...

    Paper - 9783825867638 - $ 30.95

  • ... a certaine Inshape

    ... a certaine Inshape

    Readings of Metaphysical Poems

    By Inge Leimberg


    312 pages

    Not Yet Published
    Due:
    9/1/2017
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9783643901026

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    Paper - 9783643901026 - $ 52.95

  • A Bibliography of Celtic-Latin Literature 400-1200

    A Bibliography of Celtic-Latin Literature 400-1200

    By Michael Lapidge, Richard Sharpe

    This pioneering work provides as complete a list as possible of Latin texts written during the early Middle Ages on Celtic territory or by Celts abroad. Each entry adverts to MSS (where necessary), printed editions, notices in other standard repertories and bibliographies of secondary...

    Cloth - 9780901714435 - $ 80.00

  • A Book of Rooms

    A Book of Rooms

    By Kobus Moolman

    A Book of Rooms is Kobus Moolman's seventh collection of poetry, which continues the innovative forms and fearless concerns of his two most recent books, Light and After (Deep South, 2010) and Left Over (Dye Hard Press, 2013). [Subject: Poetry]


    Publication Date: 11/3/2014
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9780987028242


    Paper - 9780987028242 - $ 10.00