Language and Literature

Picture of Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy.

Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy.

Clare, Cassandra et al.

This is the New York Times bestselling companion to the Mortal Instruments Series. Tales f...

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Classic English Love Poems.

Capouya, Emile (ed.).

A romantic anthology of 87 classic love poems from 48 poets who have been an ongoing sourc...

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England's First Family of Writers: Mary Wollstonecraft, William Godwin, Mary Shelley.

Carlson, Julie A.

Their daily lives were entwined with literature. This study considers their writing collec...

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The Word Weavers: Newshounds and Wordsmiths.

Aitchison, Jean.

Traces the development of journalism from its origins to the present day. She shows how ne...

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Picture of Jason and the Golden Fleece (The Argonautica).

Jason and the Golden Fleece (The Argonautica).

Apollonius of Rhodes.

Tells the dramatic story of Jason's quest for the Golden Fleece and his relations with Med...

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The Romanticism Handbook.

Chaplin, Sue and Faflak, Joel (eds.).

This is an accessible and comprehensive introduction to literature and culture in the Roma...

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Birds and Other Plays.

Aristophanes.

The plays comprise Lysistrata, Assembly-Women

and Wealth

. His plays are exuber...

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Sartre's Sink: The Great Writers' Complete Book of DIY.

Crick, Mark.

Famous writers explore all aspects of renovation with a tale of hanging wallpaper from Ern...

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Picture of Dead Interviews: Living Writers Meet Dead Icons.

Dead Interviews: Living Writers Meet Dead Icons.

Crowe, Dan (ed.).

The premise behind this unusual book is to have modern writers sit down and interview thei...

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Longing for a Kiss: Love Poems from Many Lands.

Editors of Hippocrene Books.

Thi is an anthology of over 130 love poems by writers and poets from 21 countries each cel...

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Picture of Some Desperate Glory: The First World War the Poets Knew.

Some Desperate Glory: The First World War the Poets Knew.

Egremont, Max.

Tells the stories of eleven soldiers and unites their poetry and the history of the war. T...

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Picture of A Curious Invitation: The Forty Greatest Parties in Fiction.

A Curious Invitation: The Forty Greatest Parties in Fiction.

Field, Suzette.

Some years ago a friend of mine was sitting in the lobby of a chic hotel in Paris when he ...

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The Kraus Project: Essays by Karl Kraus.

Franzen, Jonathan et al (eds.).

Karl Kraus (1874-1936) was a controversial Austrian satirist, a forgotten voice of the ear...

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Loaded Words.

Garber, Marjorie.

Literary and cultural critic, Garber invites readers to join her in a rigorous exploration...

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Sunset on Santorini.

Foster, David.

A poetic account of a trip by the poet to the island of Santorini. Also known as Thera, th...

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Picture of Crusoe: Daniel Defoe, Robert Knox and the Creation of a Myth.

Crusoe: Daniel Defoe, Robert Knox and the Creation of a Myth.

Frank, Katherine.

Tells the story of Robert Knox, the man who was Crusoe and of Daniel Defoe, the man who wr...

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Picture of The Cambridge Companion to Narrative.

The Cambridge Companion to Narrative.

Herman, David.

The many contributors provide an accessible introduction to key ideas about narrative, and...

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Picture of Harbour City Poems: Sydney in Verse 1788-2008.

Harbour City Poems: Sydney in Verse 1788-2008.

Langford, Martin (ed).

A wonderful collection of Sydney-specific poems, from Botany Bay

(Anon) to Thanks...

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By its Cover.

Leon, Donna.

The best-selling and ever-popular author gives us another wonderful story about Commissari...

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Picture of The Smartest Book in the World: A Lexicon of Literacy, A Rancorous Reportage, A Concise Curriculum of Cool.

The Smartest Book in the World: A Lexicon of Literacy, A Rancorous Reportage, A Concise Curriculum of Cool.

Proops, Greg.

Internationally renowned comedian Proops is perhaps best known for starring on the hit sho...

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Ideal.

Rand, Ayn.

The novel was written in 1934 but Rand thought the theme would be better realised as a pla...

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The Shelf: From LEQ to LES.

Rose, Phyllis.

Rose chooses a random shelf in the fiction section at a library, reading all the authors t...

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Survivor's Songs from Maldon to the Somme.

Stallworthy, Jon.

The voices of men and women are always more piercing and more poignant in times of conflic...

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Studying English Literature: A Practical Guide.

Young, Tory.

Aimed at the undergraduate, it explains the history of literary criticism and advises on h...

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