Language and Literature

Picture of Modern Novel Writing: Or the Elegant Enthusiast.

Modern Novel Writing: Or the Elegant Enthusiast.

Beckford, William.

First published in 1796 under the pseudonym Lady Harriet Marlow, this is William Beckford'...

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Things Stoned People Say.

Carter, Morton.

A collection of verbal wonderings by people under the influence of marijuana, which appare...

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Picture of A Brief Guide to J.R.R. Tolkien: The Unauthorized Guide to the Author of 'The Hobbit' and 'The Lord of the Rings'.

A Brief Guide to J.R.R. Tolkien: The Unauthorized Guide to the Author of 'The Hobbit' and 'The Lord of the Rings'.

Cawthorne, Nigel.

A very interesting guide to Tolkien, his life and his work as the father of modern fantasy...

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Picture of The Mortal Instruments: Book One: City of Bones.

The Mortal Instruments: Book One: City of Bones.

Clare, Cassandra.

Readers of urban fantasy will devour this strong plot, brilliant heroine and intriguing si...

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The Last Storyteller.

Delaney, Frank.

Delaney is well known and widely respected for his mastery of Irish historical fiction. Se...

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Picture of Food for Thought: An Anthology of Writings Inspired by Food.

Food for Thought: An Anthology of Writings Inspired by Food.

Digby, Joan and John (eds.).

Poems, short stories, and excerpts from novels - writers have been writing about food from...

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Picture of The Horologicon: A Day's Jaunt Through the Lost Words of the English Language.

The Horologicon: A Day's Jaunt Through the Lost Words of the English Language.

Forsyth, Mark.

This selection of obsolete words is quirky, and to our mind, very wonderful. For example, ...

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Picture of Motherlode: Australian Women's Poetry 1986-2008.

Motherlode: Australian Women's Poetry 1986-2008.

Harrison, Jennifer and Waterhouse, Kate (eds.).

This major collection covers a wide range of themes - nature, icons, pregnancy, birth, inf...

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Morris in Iceland.

Jones, Alex.

In 1871 the English designer, writer and romantic socialist William Morris travelled to Ic...

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