Language and Literature

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Silent Noon.

Kent, Trilby.

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

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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 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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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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O Pioneers!

Cather, Willa.

Alexandra Bergson is an astute, independent young woman whose passion for the Nebraska pra...

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Picture of Begat: The King James Bible and the English Language.

Begat: The King James Bible and the English Language.

Crystal, David.

Britain's leading linguistic investigator examines the legacy of the language of the King ...

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Here and Now: Letters 2008-2011.

Auster, Paul and Coetzee, J.M.

Over the course of four years the two writers share their philosophies on the nature of th...

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The Oxford Guide to Arthurian Literature.

Lupack, Alan.

An excellent reference, published by OUP, it details the development of Arthurian legends ...

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Picture of The Animal Lore of Shakespeare's Time including Quadrupeds, Birds, Reptiles, Fish and Insects.

The Animal Lore of Shakespeare's Time including Quadrupeds, Birds, Reptiles, Fish and Insects.

Phipson, Emma.

A fascinating work, first published in 1883, which contains unusual and beautiful insights...

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Six Bad Poets.

Reid, Christopher.

A fast-paced farce-in-verse which follows the exploits and mishaps of a group of poets in ...

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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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Picture of Vernon Lee: Aesthetics, History and the Victorian Female Intellectual.

Vernon Lee: Aesthetics, History and the Victorian Female Intellectual.

Zorn, Christa.

Details the career of this independent female intellectual which spanned the late Victoria...

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