Language and Literature

Picture of Death of a Policeman.

Death of a Policeman.

Beaton, M.C.

Hamish Macbeth is the local policeman in Lochdubh, a picturesque village in the Scottish h...

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The Spirit Rebellion.

Aaron, Rachel.,

Eli Monpress is brilliant. He's incorrigible. And he's a thief. He's also still at large, ...

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Picture of The Muse in the Bottle: Great Writers on the Joys of Drinking.

The Muse in the Bottle: Great Writers on the Joys of Drinking.

Coulombe, Charles A.

Celebrates the diverse pleasures of drinking, in tales and toasts collected from some of o...

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Picture of Samantha Smythe's Modern Family Journal.

Samantha Smythe's Modern Family Journal.

Cavendish, Lucy.

Samantha has three boys. Edward, 8, spends a lot of time drawing pictures of his willy, Be...

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Virtual Words: Language from the Edge of Science and Technology.

Keats, Jonathon.

In these 28 essays, Keats investigates linguistic innovation that comes with new ideas and...

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Poems.

Donne, John.

Paul Muldoon, a contemporary Irish poet, has selected the poems and written an introductio...

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Elizabethan Shakespeare.

Milward, Peter.

The author argues that Shakespeare's work was affected by 'the mind of the monarch' especi...

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Picture of Charles Dickens's Networks: Public Transport and the Novel.

Charles Dickens's Networks: Public Transport and the Novel.

Grossman, Jonathan H.

Traces the significance of the fast-driving stagecoach network that was used by ordinary p...

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Dickens On Theatre.

Dickens, Charles et al.

Dickens had a great passion for the theatre and this collection of 9 pieces offers a snaps...

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God's Gift to Women.

Paterson, Don.

This award-winning Scottish poet addresses the perennial obsessions of sex, drink, music a...

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Picture of Better Than Great: A Plenitudinous Compendium of Wallopingly Fresh Superlatives.

Better Than Great: A Plenitudinous Compendium of Wallopingly Fresh Superlatives.

Plotnik, Arthur.

In order to grab attention in a world of sensory overload, most terms of acclaim are exagg...

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Picture of Jacobean Shakespeare.

Jacobean Shakespeare.

Milward, Peter.

This is a graceful and refreshing mine of information, always adding to our understanding ...

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How Literature Saved My Life.

Shields, David.

The author has written thirteen previous books including the best seller, The Thing Abo...

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House of Cards.

Dobbs, Michael.

Chief whip Francis Urquhart has his hand on every secret in politics. He will betray them ...

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Deep Water.

Freeman, Pamela.

As unrest stirs across the Eleven domains, subversive questions lead to unexpected answers...

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The Jinx.

Gautier, Theophile.

An eerie little masterpiece whose theme is the 'evil eye'. Paul d'Aspremont is travelling ...

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Maggie Cassidy.

Kerouac, Jack.

Jack Dulwoz is a high school athletics and football star who meets Maggie Cassidy and begi...

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Picture of A Man of Parts.

A Man of Parts.

Lodge, David.

A biographical novel about H.G. Wells, a flawed but magnetic man who tried to change the w...

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A Slight Misunderstanding.

Merimee, Prosper.

The plot might be simple, but this account of an unhappy wife's adultery includes a great ...

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Picture of Two Princesses.

Two Princesses.

Odoevsky, V.F.

Princess Zizi is thwarted in love and takes her lot meekly until she discovers her beloved...

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Wodehouse Among the Chickens.

Ring, Tony and Jaggard, Geoffrey.

This wonderful A-Z deals with the stories of Ukridge and Roland Bleke, and their friends. ...

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Wodehouse at Blandings Castle.

Ring, Tony and Jaggard, Geoffrey.

This A-Z deals with the intimate circle of those resident or visiting Blandings Castle, in...

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Wodehouse with New Friends.

Ring, Tony and Jaggard, Geoffrey.

A gorgeous A-Z in which we meet the characters about whom Wodehouse wrote on just one occa...

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The Highland Widow.

Scott, Walter.

Elspat MacTavish's husband was a criminal. Her hopes lie with her son Tavish, but he becom...

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