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  • 1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four (Collins Classics) by George Orwell

    1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four (Collins Classics) by George Orwell

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    HarperCollins is proud to present its incredible range of best-loved, essential classics. Winston Smith rewrites history. It's his job. Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, he helps the Party, and the...
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  • One Robe, One Bowl by John Stevens

    One Robe, One Bowl by John Stevens

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9780834805705Author John StevensFormat PaperbackPage Count 96Imprint Weatherhill IncPublisher Shambhala Publications IncWeight(grams) 108gDimensions(mm)...
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  • Papyrus: The Invention of Books in the Ancient World by Irene Vallejo

    Papyrus: The Invention of Books in the Ancient World by Irene Vallejo

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    The bestselling phenomenon - an enthralling 6,000-year journey through the history of books and readingA FINANCIAL TIMES, ECONOMIST AND MAIL ON SUNDAY BOOK OF THE YEAR'Outstanding, universal and unique' NEW YORK TIMES'A literary phenomenon.' TLS'Masterly...
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  • Disintegration in Frames: Aesthetics and Ideology in the Yugoslav and Post-Yugoslav Cinema by Pavle Levi

    Disintegration in Frames: Aesthetics and Ideology in the Yugoslav and Post-Yugoslav Cinema by Pavle Levi

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    Disintegration in Frames examines the ways in which national identity and interethnic relations are approached, evaluated, and critically dissected in films by directors such as Dusan Makavejev, Emir Kusturica, and Srdan Dragojevic; subcultural...
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  • A Century of Poetry: 100 Poems for Searching the Heart by Lord Rowan Williams

    A Century of Poetry: 100 Poems for Searching the Heart by Lord Rowan Williams

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    'All serious lovers of poetry will want this book.' A. N. Wilson All good poetry has the power to transport and transform us, to inspire and challenge us, to comfort and heal us, and to hold up a mirror to the world around us. In A Century of...
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  • The Discarded Image: An Introduction to Medieval and Renaissance Literature by C. S. Lewis 9781107604704

    The Discarded Image: An Introduction to Medieval and Renaissance Literature by C. S. Lewis 9781107604704

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    The Discarded Image paints a lucid picture of the medieval world view, providing the historical and cultural background to the literature of the Middle Ages and Renaissance. It describes the 'image' discarded by later years as 'the medieval synthesis...
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  • Walking on Lava: Selected Works for Uncivilised Times by Dougald Hine 9781603587419

    Walking on Lava: Selected Works for Uncivilised Times by Dougald Hine 9781603587419

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    The Dark Mountain Project began with a manifesto published in 2009 by two English writers-Dougald Hine and Paul Kingsnorth-who felt that literature was not responding honestly to the crises of our time. In a world in which the climate is being altered...
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  • The Wordhord: Daily Life in Old English by Hana Videen 9780691232744

    The Wordhord: Daily Life in Old English by Hana Videen 9780691232744

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    An entertaining and illuminating collection of weird, wonderful, and downright baffling words from the origins of English-and what they reveal about the lives of the earliest English speakersOld English is the language you think you know until you...
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  • Hardy Women: Mother, Sisters, Wives, Muses by Paula Byrne 9780008322250

    Hardy Women: Mother, Sisters, Wives, Muses by Paula Byrne 9780008322250

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    A TOP BOOK FOR 2024 IN: THE OBSERVER, INDEPENDENT, SUNDAY TIMES AND BOOKSELLER 'He understands only the women he invents - the others not at all' Thomas Hardy is one of the most...
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  • Everyday Shakespeare: Lines for Life by Ben Crystal

    Everyday Shakespeare: Lines for Life by Ben Crystal

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    An absolutely joyous, gasp-out-loud achievement. - Stephen FryA cathedral of consciousness - Shakespeare's uncanny insight into human nature finds us, unearthed here. - LionHeart, artist, poet, and BBC Radio London presenterShakespeare had an ear and...
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  • The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath by Sylvia Plath

    The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath by Sylvia Plath

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9780385720250Author Sylvia PlathFormat PaperbackPage Count 768Imprint Bantam Doubleday DellPublisher Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group IncWeight(grams)...
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  • A Swim in a Pond in the Rain: From the Man Booker Prize-winning, New York Times-bestselling author of Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

    A Swim in a Pond in the Rain: From the Man Booker Prize-winning, New York Times-bestselling author of Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

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    THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER PICKED BY THE SUNDAY TIMES, GUARDIAN, INDEPENDENT, IRISH TIMES, SPECTATOR, TLS, NEW STATESMAN, MAIL ON SUNDAY, I PAPER, PROSPECT, REVEW31 AND EVENING STANDARD AS A BOOK OF 2021 'A masterclass from a warm and engagingly...
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  • Goodbye Eastern Europe: An Intimate History of a Divided Land by Jacob Mikanowski 9780861547326

    Goodbye Eastern Europe: An Intimate History of a Divided Land by Jacob Mikanowski 9780861547326

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    An epic history of the 'other' Europe, a place of conflict and coexistence, of faith and folklore. 'Do not rush to bid farewell to eastern Europe until reading this book. Meticulously researched and beautifully written, this very personal story of the...
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  • A Swim in a Pond in the Rain: In Which Four Russians Give a Master Class on Writing, Reading, and Life by George Saunders

    A Swim in a Pond in the Rain: In Which Four Russians Give a Master Class on Writing, Reading, and Life by George Saunders

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9781984856036Author George SaundersFormat PaperbackPage Count 432Imprint Random House Trade PaperbacksPublisher Random House USA IncWeight(grams)...
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  • Agatha Christie: The Sunday Times Bestseller by Lucy Worsley 9781529303919

    Agatha Christie: The Sunday Times Bestseller by Lucy Worsley 9781529303919

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    'A smart and highly entertaining portrait of a literary powerhouse'- THE TIMES BOOKS OF THE YEAR'A riveting portrait'- GUARDIAN BOOKS OF THE YEAR***'Worsley's sparkling biography brings a fresh eye to Christie's life and work, firmly busting the myth...
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  • Jane Austen's Table: Recipes Inspired by the Works of Jane Austen: Picnics, Feasts and Afternoon Teas by Robert Tuesley Anderson 9780753734704

    Jane Austen's Table: Recipes Inspired by the Works of Jane Austen: Picnics, Feasts and Afternoon Teas by Robert Tuesley Anderson 9780753734704

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    From the picnic on Box Hill and the strawberry picking at Donwell Abbey in Emma, to supper at the Netherfield Ball and Mrs. Bennet's family dinners in Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen's novels are full of delicious food that you can recreate at home with...
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  • Norfolk: A photographic journey through the land of Ruth Galloway by Elly Griffiths 9781529427523

    Norfolk: A photographic journey through the land of Ruth Galloway by Elly Griffiths 9781529427523

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    A stunning companion to Elly Griffiths' beloved crime series, the Dr Ruth Galloway Mysteries, and a photographic journey through magical Norfolk.Norfolk, a land of peaceful broads, marshy fens, sprawling coastline and shady brecks, is the home of Dr Ruth...
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  • The Swann Way by Proust 9780198871521

    The Swann Way by Proust 9780198871521

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    'The memory of a particular image is only regret for a particular moment...' The Swann Way is the first volume of Marcel Proust's In Search of Lost Time (1913-27), one of the most important novels of the twentieth century. The work is a portal to...
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  • The Uncanny by Nicholas Royle

    The Uncanny by Nicholas Royle

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    This is the first book-length study of the uncanny, an important topic for contemporary thinking on literature, film, philosophy, psychoanalysis, feminism and queer history. Much of this importance can be traced back to Freud's extraordinary essay of...
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  • 100 Children's Crosswords: Holiday by Phillip Clarke 9781474997966

    100 Children's Crosswords: Holiday by Phillip Clarke 9781474997966

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    Test your knowledge with over 100 holiday-themed crosswords, covering everything from camping and cities to tropical islands and famous landmarks. The crosswords gradually get harder throughout the book, and are perfect for popping in a suitcase, for...
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  • Super-Infinite: The Transformations of John Donne - Winner of the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction 2022 by Katherine Rundell

    Super-Infinite: The Transformations of John Donne - Winner of the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction 2022 by Katherine Rundell

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    **A Sunday Times top ten bestseller****Shortlisted for the Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award 2023****Shortlisted for the Duff Cooper Prize for Non-Fiction 2023****Shortlisted for the Slightly Foxed First Biography Prize 2023**'Masterly.'...
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  • The Making of Middle-Earth: The Worlds of Tolkien and the Lord of the Rings by Christopher A Snyder

    The Making of Middle-Earth: The Worlds of Tolkien and the Lord of the Rings by Christopher A Snyder

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    This volume is perhaps the most in-depth exploration ever undertaken of Tolkien's world. Accessible but authoritative, and fully illustrated, it is now being reissued with a stunning new cover treatment and updated commentary on new books, films, games,...
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  • Autobiography Of Red by Anne Carson

    Autobiography Of Red by Anne Carson

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    In this extraordinary epic poem, Anne Carson bridges the gap between classicism and the modern, poetry and prose, with a volcanic journey into the soul of a winged red monster named Geryon. There is a strong mixture of whimsy and sadness in Geryon's...
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  • Much Ado About Numbers by Rob Eastaway 9781805460275

    Much Ado About Numbers by Rob Eastaway 9781805460275

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    "A spectacular journey... Highly recommended!" Dr Simon Smith, The Shakespeare Institute "A fascinating and hugely entertaining guide to Shakespearean mathematics." Prof Sarah Hart, author of Once Upon A Prime"A playful and engaging book ... bound to...
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  • In the Presence of Absence by Mahmoud Darwish

    In the Presence of Absence by Mahmoud Darwish

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.AwardsRunner-up for Literary Award (Translation) 2012.Book InformationISBN 9781935744016Author Mahmoud DarwishFormat PaperbackPage Count 200Imprint Archipelago BooksPublisher...
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  • The Screwtape Letters: Letters from a Senior to a Junior Devil (C. S. Lewis Signature Classic) by C. S. Lewis

    The Screwtape Letters: Letters from a Senior to a Junior Devil (C. S. Lewis Signature Classic) by C. S. Lewis

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    A milestone in the history of popular theology, 'The Screwtape Letters' is an iconic classic on spiritual warfare and the power of the devil. This profound and striking narrative takes the form of a series of letters from Screwtape, a devil...
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  • The Atlas of Tolkien's Middle-earth by Karen Wynn Fonstad

    The Atlas of Tolkien's Middle-earth by Karen Wynn Fonstad

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    Find your way through every part of J.R.R. Tolkien's great creation, from the Middle-earth of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings to the undying lands of the West... The Atlas of Tolkien's Middle-earth is an essential guide to the geography...
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  • Once Upon a Prime: The Wondrous Connections Between Mathematics and Literature by Sarah Hart 9780008601089

    Once Upon a Prime: The Wondrous Connections Between Mathematics and Literature by Sarah Hart 9780008601089

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    'A hugely entertaining and well-written tour of the links between math and literature. Hart's lightness of touch and passion for both subjects make this book a delight to read. Bookworms and number-lovers alike will discover much they...
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  • Introduction to Old English by Peter S. Baker 9780470659847

    Introduction to Old English by Peter S. Baker 9780470659847

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    Featuring numerous updates and additional anthology selections, the 3rd edition of Introduction to Old English confirms its reputation as a leading text designed to help students engage with Old English literature for the first time. A new edition of one...
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  • Michel Houellebecq: Humanity and its Aftermath by Douglas Morrey 9781846318610

    Michel Houellebecq: Humanity and its Aftermath by Douglas Morrey 9781846318610

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    An Open Access edition of this book is available on the Liverpool University Press website and the OAPEN library.Michel Houellebecq is perhaps the single most successful and controversial of all contemporary novelists writing in French. Houellebecq has...
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  • The Complete Poems of John Donne by Robin Robbins 9781408231241

    The Complete Poems of John Donne by Robin Robbins 9781408231241

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    The Poems of John Donne is one volume paperback edition of the poems of John Donne (1572-1631) based on a comprehensive re-evaluation of his work from composition to circulation and reception. Donne's output is tremendously varied in style and form and...
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  • The Poetry Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained by DK 9780241566237

    The Poetry Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained by DK 9780241566237

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    The perfect introduction to poetry, The Poetry Book offers a fascinating exploration of more than 90 of the world's greatest poetic works.Discover poems in all their many guises, from the epics of the ancient world through Renaissance sonnets to...
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  • Writing Wild: Women Poets, Ramblers and Mavericks Who Shape How We See the Natural World by Kathryn Aalto

    Writing Wild: Women Poets, Ramblers and Mavericks Who Shape How We See the Natural World by Kathryn Aalto

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    "Re-centers and gives voice to a diversity of women naturalists and writers across time." -Cultivating Place In Writing Wild, Kathryn Aalto celebrates 25 women whose influential writing helps deepen our connection to and understanding of the natural...
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  • Watch Your Language: Visual and Literary Reflections on a Century of American Poetry by Terrance Hayes 9780143137733

    Watch Your Language: Visual and Literary Reflections on a Century of American Poetry by Terrance Hayes 9780143137733

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9780143137733Author Terrance HayesFormat PaperbackPage Count 256Imprint PlumePublisher Penguin Putnam Inc
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  • Philip Roth: Why Write? Collected Nonfiction 1960-2014 by Philip Roth

    Philip Roth: Why Write? Collected Nonfiction 1960-2014 by Philip Roth

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9781598535402Author Philip RothFormat HardbackPage Count 476Imprint The Library of AmericaPublisher The Library of America
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  • Monster, She Wrote: The Women Who Pioneered Horror and Speculative Fiction by Lisa Kroeger

    Monster, She Wrote: The Women Who Pioneered Horror and Speculative Fiction by Lisa Kroeger

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    Everyone knows about Mary Shelley, creator of Frankenstein; but have you heard of Margaret Cavendish, who wrote a science-fiction epic 150 years earlier? Have you read the psychological hauntings of Violet Paget, who was openly involved in long-term...
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  • The Devil Finds Work by James Baldwin

    The Devil Finds Work by James Baldwin

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9780307275950Author James BaldwinFormat PaperbackPage Count 144Imprint Vintage BooksPublisher Random House USA IncWeight(grams) 147gDimensions(mm) 202mm *...
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  • Shakespeare’s Book: The Intertwined Lives Behind the First Folio by Chris Laoutaris

    Shakespeare’s Book: The Intertwined Lives Behind the First Folio by Chris Laoutaris

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    'A lively picture of multiple operators scrambling to steal a march on the competition . . . Lavishly detailed'FINANCIAL TIMES 'This is Shakespearean scholarship at its best, brilliantly researched yet...
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  • East of Eden by John Steinbeck 9780143129486

    East of Eden by John Steinbeck 9780143129486

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.AwardsWinner of Oprah Book Club.Book InformationISBN 9780143129486Author John SteinbeckFormat PaperbackPage Count 608Imprint Penguin ClassicsPublisher Penguin Putnam...
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  • On Women by Susan Sontag

    On Women by Susan Sontag

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9781250876850Author Susan SontagFormat PaperbackPage Count 208Imprint Picador USAPublisher Picador USAWeight(grams) 181gDimensions(mm) 201mm * 140mm * 23mm
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