Language and Literature

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

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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Picture of Mandeville.

Mandeville.

Francis, Matthew.

Francis has taken the book The Travels of Sir John Mandeville

that was very popular ...

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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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Picture of Birds and Other Plays.

Birds and Other Plays.

Aristophanes.

The plays comprise Lysistrata, Assembly-Women

and Wealth

. His plays are exuber...

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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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Picture of Sophie: Dog Overboard: The Incredible True Adventures of the Castaway Dog.

Sophie: Dog Overboard: The Incredible True Adventures of the Castaway Dog.

Pearse, Emma.

All dog lovers will be thrilled by this amazing story. When Jan and Dave Griffith went boa...

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Insurgent.

Roth, Veronica.

This is the sequel to Divergent

. Tris Prior's initiation day should have been marked...

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Picture of How Literature Saved My Life.

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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Picture of The Jinx.

The Jinx.

Gautier, Theophile.

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

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Picture of Maggie Cassidy.

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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Picture of A Slight Misunderstanding.

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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Picture of Wodehouse Among the Chickens.

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 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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Picture of The Highland Widow.

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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Picture of Zastrozzi: A Romance.

Zastrozzi: A Romance.

Shelley, Percy Bysshe.

This short novel was published when Shelley was only 18. It is a vivid and intensely emoti...

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Picture of Letters to Pauline.

Letters to Pauline.

Stendhal.

Stendhal (Henri Boyle) wrote letters to his sister Pauline instructing her on what she sho...

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Picture of The Story of a Lie.

The Story of a Lie.

Stevenson, Robert Louis.

When eligible Dick Naseby falls for the beautiful Esther Van Tromp he realises he has met ...

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Picture of History of the Rain.

History of the Rain.

Williams, Niall.

Ruth Swain is 19 years old and bed-bound in her attic room beneath the rain. She goes in s...

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