Language and Literature

Picture of Silent Noon.

Silent Noon.

Kent, Trilby.

Set in a remote boys boarding school in 1953, scholarship pupil Barney Holland is shunned ...

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Picture of Leave it to Psmith.

Leave it to Psmith.

Wodehouse, P.G.

Lady Constance Keeble, sister of Lord Emsworth of Blandings Castle has a valuable diamond ...

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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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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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Picture of The Secret Agent: A Simple Tale.

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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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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Picture of Zofloya, or The Moor.

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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Picture of The Complete Stalky and Co.

The Complete Stalky and Co.

Kipling, Rudyard.

The stories of Stalky, Beetle and M'Turk all sympathetically portray schoolboy sins and pr...

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Picture of Movers and Shakers: A Chronology of Words That Shaped Our Age.

Movers and Shakers: A Chronology of Words That Shaped Our Age.

Ayto, John.

For each decade from 1900 on an introductory essay identifies the main historical, cultura...

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