Language and Literature

Picture of The Aspern Papers and Other Stories.

The Aspern Papers and Other Stories.

James, Henry.

An unscrupulous critic determined to get his hands on the private papers of a great poet, ...

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First Words.

Messerli, Douglas.

Those who enjoy reading poetry will leap upon this little book with joy. Messerli's poetry...

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Picture of Amazing and Extraordinary Facts: J.R.R. Tolkien.

Amazing and Extraordinary Facts: J.R.R. Tolkien.

Duriez, Colin.

He was an extraordinarily interesting man who gained his first University Chair in English...

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Clea.

Durrell, Lawrence.

The Irish émigré Darley becomes enmeshed with the bisexual artist, Clea. The affair change...

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Picture of The Lexicographer's Dilemma: The Evolution of 'Proper' English, from Shakespeare to 'South Park'.

The Lexicographer's Dilemma: The Evolution of 'Proper' English, from Shakespeare to 'South Park'.

Lynch, Jack.

In its history, the English language has had many lawmakers - those who have tried to regu...

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Picture of The Alice Behind Wonderland.

The Alice Behind Wonderland.

Winchester, Simon.

He has taken the famous, 'vaguely unsettling' picture that Charles Dodgson took of a winso...

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Picture of Mary and The Wrongs of Woman.

Mary and The Wrongs of Woman.

Wollstonecraft, Mary.

The author is best known for her pioneering views on the rights of women to share equal ri...

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Picture of The Cherry Harvest.

The Cherry Harvest.

Sanna, Lucy.

In 1944, in Wisconsin, the Christianson family struggles to keep their cherry orchard goin...

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Picture of Language Redeemed: Chaucer's Mature Poetry.

Language Redeemed: Chaucer's Mature Poetry.

Williams, David.

Chaucer's thoughtfully Catholic worldview undergirds his poetry and the author skilfully s...

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Picture of The Postman Always Rings Twice.

The Postman Always Rings Twice.

Cain, James M.

A title in the 'Crime Masterworks' series, it was originally published in 1934. It was mad...

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Picture of White Noise.

White Noise.

DeLillo, Don.

An award-winning novel, it is regarded as a classic of postmodern literature. It is extrem...

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Picture of What There is to Say We Have Said: The Correspondence of Eudora Welty and William Maxwell.

What There is to Say We Have Said: The Correspondence of Eudora Welty and William Maxwell.

Marrs, Suzanne (ed.).

These two fascinating people were devoted friends and warm, wonderful writers. Over three ...

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Picture of Classic Love Poems.

Classic Love Poems.

Morris, Max (ed.).

Inspiring and tender, these poems would make the perfect gift for your true love. They are...

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Picture of Throne of the Caesars: Blood and Steal.

Throne of the Caesars: Blood and Steal.

Sidebottom, Harry.

The author teaches classical history at Lincoln College, the University of Oxford. He is a...

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