Language and Literature

Picture of The Figaro Trilogy.

The Figaro Trilogy.

Beaumarchais, Pierre-Auguste Caron.

The three plays are: The Barber of Seville; The Marriage of Figaro

; and The Guilt...

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Vathek.

Beckford, William.

A strange Gothic novel in which a haughty, effeminate caliph who is persuaded by his mothe...

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Torres and Ehrlich Modern Dental Assisting.

Bird, Doni and Robinson, Debbie.

There are several sorts of dental assistants including the clinical assistant , the dental...

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The Secret Agent: A Simple Tale.

Conrad, Joseph.

Includes an excellent introduction by John Lyon. First published in 1907 it is set in Lond...

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A Possible Life: A Novel in Five Parts.

Faulks, Sebastian.

The acclaimed author of Birdsong connects five stories and five unforgettable lives linked...

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Jude the Obscure.

Hardy, Thomas.

Hardy's portrait of Jude, the rural stonemason with intellectual aspirations, an idealist ...

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Rig Pigs.

May, A. J. C.

While one man travels the world, partying with his oil rig cohorts and living the high lif...

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The Pools.

Roberts, Bethan.

In the 1980s in an ordinary part of England a 15-year-old boy called Robert has been found...

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As You Like It.

Shakespeare, William.

The story of girls disguised as boys, love and high comedy in the forest of Arden has deli...

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A Chance Acquaintance.

Chadwick, Charles.

Two misfits are drawn together after meeting by chance on a bus. Stan is a convicted murde...

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Zofloya, or The Moor.

Dacre, Charlotte.

It caused a scandal when it was first published in 1806 - its themes of lust, betrayal and...

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Little Women.

Alcott, Louisa May.

For over a hundred years, no four young ladies have delighted more people, touched more he...

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Picture of Rupert Brooke: The Poetical Works.

Rupert Brooke: The Poetical Works.

Brooke, Rupert.

A title in Faber and Faber's 'Poets of the Great War' series, this edition was edited and ...

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Memoirs of Emma Courtney.

Hays, Mary.

It was first published just after the French Revolution and is partly autobiographical. Em...

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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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Damp Squid: The English Language Laid Bare.

Butterfield, Jeremy.

He uses the enormous collection of electronically held texts - the Oxford Corpus - to expl...

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Women in Love.

Lawrence, D.H.

If you haven't yet discovered Lawrence, this will be a great introduction. It follows the ...

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My Antonia.

Cather, Willa.

The story of Antonia Shimerda who arrives on the Nebraskan frontier as part of a family of...

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Civil War.

Lucan.

The epic poem by the Roman poet and prose writer on the civil war between Caesar and Pompe...

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Words, Words, Words.

Crystal, David.

We love

this celebration of what we say and how we say it. Prof Crystal takes us on ...

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The Drowning Pool.

Moore, Syd.

After her world is shaken by a series of unexplained events, young widow Sarah Grey soon c...

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The History of the Adventures of Joseph Andrews and of his Friend Mr. Abraham Adams AND An Apology for the Life of Mrs. Shamela Andrews.

Fielding, Henry.

Joseph Andrews is a footman in the employ of Lady Booby who dismisses him for refusing her...

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The First World War in Poetry.

Rory Kinnear reads these famous poems by poets young and old, who chronicled their experie...

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Cousin Phillis and Other Stories.

Gaskell, Elizabeth et al.

Five of these stories were written for Dickens’s periodical, Household Words

. They t...

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