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House Of Fiction

Richardson, Phyllis

12,95

From the gothic fantasies of Walpole's Otranto to post-modern takes on the country house by Kazuo Ishiguro and Ian McEwan, Phyllis Richardson guides us on a tour through buildings real and imagined to..

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LONDON [ETC.] : PENGUIN, 2010 | 9781783526932 | 2019 | inglés | LIBRO

Paris dans les pas de Patrick Modiano

Schlesser, Gilles

20,80

Le Paris de Patrick Modiano est une ville intérieure, à la fois précise et floue. Les époques s'y superposent, de la nuit de l'Occupation aux ombres des années 1960 et de la fin de la guerre d'Al..

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PARIGRAMME | 9782373950977 | 2019 | 157 Pág. | Paperback | francés | LIBRO

Narcissistic Narrative. The Metafictional Paradox

Hutcheon, Linda

35,00

Linda Hutcheon, in this original study, examines the modes, forms and techniques of narcissistic fiction, that is, fiction which includes within itself some sort of commentary on its own narrative and..

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WILFRID LAURIER UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9781554585021 | 2013 | 176 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Salinger

16,26

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SIMON & SCHUSTER UK LTD. | 9781476747033 | LIBRO

Kafka: A Very Short Introduction

Robertson, Ritchie

10,00

 This is the most up-to-date book on Kafka, a much-read and much-studied writer of enduring appeal A short, accessible, and attractive book for general readers which focuses on the themes a..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780192804556 | 2005 | 146 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Is Shakespeare Dead?

Twain, Mark

11,50

Balancing humour, insight and vitriol, Is Shakespeare Dead? is a provocative contribution to the tradition of Shakespeare-doubters, as well as a fine example of the great American novelist's critical ..

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ALMA BOOKS | 9781847493071 | 2013 | 200 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Morphologies

AA. VV.

13,60

Being short, you might think the story's structure would yield an answer to this question more readily than, say, the novel. But for as long as the short story has been around, arguments have raged as..

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9781905583485 | 2012 | 204 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Canadian Postmodern. A Study of Contemporary Canadian Fiction

Hutcheon, Linda

18,15

The postmodern novel was a surprisingly and often poorly understood phenomenon of the 1980s and 90s, in which many artists explored issues of how art represents the world. These works are characteri..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199001798 | 2012 | 256 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Cambridge Introduction to George Orwell

John Rodden

20,8914,62

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521132558 | 2012 | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Routledge Queer Studies Reader

Hall, Donald E. / Jagose, Annamarie / Bebell, Andrea / Potter, Susan

40,75

The Routledge Queer Studies Reader provides a comprehensive resource for students and scholars working in this vibrant and interdisciplinary field. The book traces the emergence and development of Que..

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ROUTLEDGE | 9780415564113 | 2012 | 586 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Selected Letters of Charles Dickens

Hartley, Jenny

26,20

What was it like to be Charles Dickens? His letters are the nearest we can get to a Dickens autobiography: vivid close-up snapshots of a life lived at maximum intensity. This is the first selection to..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199591411 | 2012 | 458 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

New Directions Writting Post 1990. York Notes

15,05

A York Notes Companion for students of contemporary literature, this volume looks at the literature of our own times, shaped by recent experiences from millennial anxieties to the events of 9/11. Pl..

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PEARSON LONGMAN | 9781408204771 | 2010 | 329 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Shakespeare, Sex and Love

Wells, Stanley

15,40

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199643974 | LIBRO

Spanish Literature: A Very Short Introduction

Labanyi, Jo

9,95

Examines how Spanish literature has been read, in and outside Spain, explaining misconceptions, outlining insights of recent scholarship, and suggesting new readings Covers a wide range of Spanis..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199208050 | 2010 | 144 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Biography: A Very Short Introduction

Lee, Hermione

9,95

Looks at the origins and development of biographical writing Considers why certain historical periods and figures arouse so much interest Looks at the relationship between biographies, history and fi..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199533541 | 2009 | 192 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Oxford Companion to English Literature

Birch, Dinah

42,90

The Oxford Companion to English Literature has long been established as the leading reference resource for students, teachers, scholars, and general readers of English literature. It provides unrivall..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780192806871 | 2009 | 1184 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Characters of Shakespeare's Plays

Hazlitt, William

26,00

This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional impe..

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HARD PRESS EDITIONS | 9781407629964 | 2010 | 286 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

English Literature. A very short introduction

Bate, Jonathan

10,00

 Written by acclaimed scholar and biographer Jonathan Bate An essential buy for A-Level and undergraduate students of English Literature Considers why literature matters, how narrative works, and w..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199569267 | 2011 | 179 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Irvine Welsh

Morace, Robert

14,35

This book provides an introduction to the work of Irvine Welsh, placing his fiction in historical and theoretical context. It explores Welsh's biography, his impact on contemporary Scottish fiction an..

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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9781403996763 | 2007 | 192 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Salman Rushdie

Morton, Stephen

14,35

This introduction places the fiction of Salman Rushdie in a clear historical and theoretical context. Morton explores Rushdie's biography, the histories that inform his major works and his relevance t..

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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9781403997012 | 2008 | 200 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Jeannete Winterson

Andermahr, Sonya

18,60

In this comprehensive introduction to Winterson's work, Sonya Andermahr considers its significance in the context of contemporary British culture and literary history.áIncluding an interview with the..

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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9780230507616 | 2008 | 208 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Re-Reading Harry Potter

Gupta, Suman

29,50

Addressing the 'phenomenon' of Harry Potter and the scholarly and media attention that has been devoted to the novels and adaptations, this updated new edition of Re-Reading Harry Potter discusses the..

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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9780230219588 | 2009 | 288 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

America. A Narrative History. Vol 2

Shi, David E. / Brown Tindall, George

30,40

Used by over one million students, "America: A Narrative History" is one of the most successful American history textbooks ever published. Maintaining the features that have always distinguished this ..

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W. W. NORTON & COMPANY | 9780393934076 | 2008 | 976 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Postmodernism: A Very Short Introduction

Butler, Christopher

9,95

Enjoyable discussion of a subject popular amongst students and general readers interested in contemporary culture Covers a wide range of theorists, artists, and writers Highlights the positive and ne..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780192802392 | 2002 | 152 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Poststructuralism: A Very Short Introduction

Belsey, Catherine

11,25

An accessible and lively introduction to postructuralism Illustrated with familiar examples showing the implications of poststructuralist theories Explains the logic of the poststructuralist account ..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780192801807 | 2002 | 128 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Cambridge Companion to English Poetry,Donne to Marvell

Corns, Thomas N.

29,2020,45

Fourteen essays provide individual studies of Donne, Jonson, Herrick, Herbert, Carew, Suckling, Lovelace, Milton, Crashaw, Vaughan and Marvell. They are supplemented by general essays on the political..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521423090 | 1993 | 306 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

The Norton anthology of African American literature

Louis Gate, Henry / McKay, Nellie Y.

47,00

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W. W. NORTON & COMPANY | 9780393959086 | 1997 | 2665 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Literary Theory: A Very Short Introduction

Culler, Jonathan

10,00

  Previous edition sold 114,000 copies Revised and updated, including new material about the 'death of theory'; the links between the theory of narrative and cognitive science; trauma th..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199691340 | 2011 | 160 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Kafka's Last Trial

Balint, Benjamin

12,75

Who should inherit Kafka? . . . Searing questions of language, of personal bequest, of friendship, of biographical evidence, of national pride, of justice, of deceit and betrayal, even of metaphysical..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781509836734 | 1 Pág. | LIBRO

Un été avec Homère (Parallèles)

Tesson, Sylvain

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L'Iliade est le récit de la guerre de Troie. L'Odyssée raconte le retour d'Ulysse en son royaume d'Ithaque. L'un décrit la guerre, l'autre la restauration de l'ordre. Tous deux dessinent les contou..

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DES EQUATEURS EDITIONS LES MARGUERITES | 9782849905500 | 2018 | 252 Pág. | Paperback | francés | LIBRO

Richard III (Cliffs Notes)

Shakespeare, William

7,21

Richard of Gloucester crosses and double-crosses friends and foes alike in a no-holds-barred effort to solidify control of the throne once occupied by his brother, Edward IV. His antics prove fruitful..

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CLIFF NOTES INC. | 9780822000716 | 2000 | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Short and sweet. Short texts and how to use them. Vol. 1

Maley, Alan

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Contains a large selection of different text types: haikus, advertisements, headlines, newspaper articles, and others for use in the classroom. The educational apparatus suggested for their exploitati..

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PENGUIN BOOKS | 9780140813838 | 2001 | 137 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

Historia de la literatura inglesa

Pujals, Esteban

50,00

La característica fundamental de la literatura consiste en la ampliación de los límites de la conciencia del hombre y en las posibilidades que le ofrece para penetrar en la vida con mayor comprensi..

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EDITORIAL GREDOS, S.A. | 9788424909529 | 1988 | 830 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Women's writing in English. The cambridge guide.

Sage, Lorna

32,66

This Guide aims to consolidate and epitomise the re-reading of women's writing that has gone on in the last twenty-five years. This is an opportunity for stock-taking - a timely project, when so much ..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521668132 | 1999 | 696 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

The penguin Shakespeare dictionary

Clark, Sandra

13,79

The Penguin Shakespeare Dictionary contains over 1,000 entries listed alphabetically; a full lot synopsis of each play, list of characters, notes on the text and sources used by Shakespeare; a separat..

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PENGUIN BOOKS | 9780140514216 | 0 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

McTeague

Norris, Frank

15,41

McTeague created a literary sensation when it first appeared in 1899. Critics hailed Frank Norris as the "American Zola" for his gritty tale of greed and violence set in turn-of-the-century San Franci..

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W. W. NORTON & COMPANY | 9780393970135 | 1997 | 414 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

The wife of bath. Commentary, interlinier text, glossary

AA. VV.

3,67

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CLIFF NOTES INC. | 9780822014089 | 70 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

The Oxford illustrated history of English literature

Rogers, Pat

29,75

Chapter by chapter the authors trace the history of English literature, from the earliest Anglo-Saxon poetry to the present day.....

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780192827289 | 0 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

America. A narrative history. Vol 1

Brown Tindall, George / Shi, David E.

31,35

Over three editions, with more than 1,200 adoptions at colleges and universities in the United States and around the world, America: A Narrative History has provided countless students with their intr..

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W. W. NORTON & COMPANY | 9780393968743 | 1996 | 856 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

How to Read Literature Like a Professor - Revised Edition

Foster, Thomas C.

13,90

A thoroughly revised and updated edition of Thomas C. Foster's classic guide-a lively and entertaining introduction to literature and literary basics, including symbols, themes and contexts, that show..

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HARPER COLLINS | 9780062301673 | 2017 | 368 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

The Norton anthology English literature (libro+C-Audio)

AA. VV.

51,00

With adoptions at over 1,300 colleges and universities in its first semester; the Seventh Edition of The Norton Anthology of English Literature continues to be the indispensable anthology. Like its pr..

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W. W. NORTON & COMPANY | 9780393974911 | 2001 | 2961 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

The Norton Anthology of English Literature. Volume 2.

AA. VV.

44,32

With adoptions at over 1,300 colleges and universities in its first semester; the Seventh Edition of The Norton Anthology of English Literature continues to be the indispensable anthology. Like its pr..

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W. W. NORTON & COMPANY | 9780393974911 | Rústica | LIBRO

Modern novels. Introductions to modern english literature forstudents of english

Martin, Alex / Hill, Robert

14,87

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PRENTICE HALL TRAVEL | 9780130178312 | 1996 | 287 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

Introduction to english literature

(et al.) / Monnickendam, Andrew

17,73

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UNIVERSITAT OBERTA DE CATALUNYA | 9788495131133 | 1999 | 225 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

American localcolor writing, 1880 - 1920

AA. VV.

1,25

The era between the Civil War and the end of World War I - marked by increasing nation-building, immigration, internal migration, and racial tension in the United States - saw the rise of local color ..

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PENGUIN BOOKS | 9780140436884 | Rústica | LIBRO

Paths into poetry

Porter Ladousse, Gillian / Collie, Joanne

15,60

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780194217163 | 1991 | 60 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

Past into present. An anthology of British and American literature

Gowers, Rogers

42,50

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PEARSON LONGMAN | 9780582009929 | 1996 | 470 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

The Arnold anthology of post - colonial literatures in english

Thieme, John

34,02

The richness and diversity of post-colonial literatures is self-evident. They are widely read and studied, even in those countries where the dominance of the Anglo-American tradition was once unquesti..

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ARNOLD/HODDER & STOUGHTON | 9780340646205 | 1996 | 936 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

Moderns plays. Introductions to modern english literature forstudents of english

Martin, Alex / Hill, Robert

15,78

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PRENTICE HALL TRAVEL | 9780130178152 | 1995 | 256 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

Modern short stories. Introductions to modern english literature forstudents of english

Martin, Alex / Hill, Robert

15,78

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BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING | 9780304330058 | 1991 | 160 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

Blood Mist. Eve Clay 1

Roberts, Mark

12,95

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HEAD OF ZEUS | 9781784082901 | 2016 | inglés | LIBRO

Animal Farm York Notes For GCSE 2015

9,50

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PEARSON EDUCACIÓN | 9781447982135 | LIBRO

Books That Changed the World: The 50 Most Influential Books in Human History

Taylor, Andrew

15,50

ooks That Changed the World tells the fascinating stories behind 50 books that, in ways great and small, have changed the course of human history. Andrew Taylor sets each text in its historical contex..

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QUERCUS PLC | 9781782069423 | 2014 | 336 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Science Fiction. A Guide for the Perplexed

Vint, Sherryl

20,00

From its beginnings in the works of H.G. Wells and Jules Verne to the virtual worlds of William Gibson's Neuromancer and The Matrix, Science Fiction: A Guide to the Perplexed helps students navi..

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BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING | 9781441194602 | 2014 | 208 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

America: A Narrative History: v. 1 9th Revised edition

58,75

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W. W. NORTON & COMPANY | 9780393912630 | LIBRO

Paris Review Issue 206

Stein, Lorin

16,24

The Paris Review is a groundbreaking publication bringing together fiction, poetry and prose from great writers all over the world. Its legendary interview series alone represents the single most im..

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9781782110415 | 2013 | 232 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Wallace Stevens and the Demands of Modernity: Toward a Phenomenology of Value

36,80

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CORNELL UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780801478727 | LIBRO

Einstein, Picasso: Space, Time and the Beauty That Causes Havoc

15,40

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BASIC BOOKS | 9780465018604 | LIBRO

Desire: Love Stories in Western Culture

Belsey, Catherine

36,00

In the light of poststructuralist theory, and with reference to the work of Lacan and Derrida in particular, Catherine Belsey argues that fiction - including poetry, drama and film - is paradoxically ..

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BLACKWELL PUBLISHERS LTD. | 9780631168140 | 1994 | 64 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Routledge Concise History of Twentieth-Century British Literature

Dawson, Ashley

27,40

In The Routledge Companion to Twentieth-Century British Literature Ashley Dawson identifies the key British writers and texts, shaped by era-defining cultural and historical events and movements fro..

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ROUTLEDGE | 9780415572460 | 2012 | 214 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Contemporary Fiction: A Very Short Introduction

Eaglestone, Robert

9,95

 A must-read for all students of A level and undergraduate English Literature courses Wide appeal for the general reader in reading groups Considers the impact of technology on contemporary fiction..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199609260 | 2013 | 136 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Beats: A Very Short Introduction

Sterritt, David

10,25

 Takes advantage of the latest historical research Relates the Beats' writing to twentieth-century music, film, and painting Explores the Beats within the larger context of American culture and his..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199796779 | 2013 | 144 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Introducing Critical Theory: A Graphic Guide

Sim, Sturart / Van Loon, Borin

10,00

What might a ‘theory of everything’ look like? Is science an ideology? Who were Adorno, Horkheimer or the Frankfurt School? The decades since the 1960s have seen an explosion in the production of ..

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ICON BOOKS LTD | 9781848310599 | 2009 | 175 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

American Gothic: An Anthology from Salem Witchcraft to H. P. Lovecraft (Blackwell Anthologies)

L. Crow, Charles

38,36

American Gothic remains an enduringly fascinating genre, retaining its chilling hold on the imagination. This revised and expanded anthology brings together texts from the colonial era to the twenti..

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WILEY | 9780470659793 | 2012 | 550 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

American Emergent National Literature

AA. VV.

4,00

This volume presents a selection of texts written by relevant white (Crevecoeur, Franklin, Jefferson) and black (Wheatley, Equiano) authors during the final years of the eighteenth- century. Their wri..

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JPM EDICIONES | 9788493796068 | 2011 | 98 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

A Journey Through American Literature

Hayes, Kevin J.

15,95

A vivid snapshot of America's kaleidoscopic literary tradition, A Journey Through American Literature illuminates the authors, works, and events that have shaped our cultural heritage. Kevin J. Hayes ..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199862061 | 2012 | 192 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Madwoman in the Attic: The Woman Writer and the Nineteenth-century Literary Imagination (Yale Nota Bene)

Gilbert, Sandra M. / Gubar, Susan

16,40

This pathbreaking book of feminist criticism is now reissued with a substantial new introduction by Sandra Gilbert and Susan Gubar that reveals the origins of their revolutionary realization in the 19..

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YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780300084580 | 2000 | 719 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Oxford Book of Parodies

Gross, John

13,10

Parodies come in all shapes and sizes. There are broad parodies and subtle parodies, ingenious imitations and knockabout spoofs, scornful lampoons and affectionate pastiches. All these varieties, and ..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199639373 | 2012 | 339 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Dickens and the Workhouse: Oliver Twist and the London Poor

Richardson, Ruth

22,80

The recent discovery that as a young man Charles Dickens lived only a few doors from a major London workhouse made headlines worldwide, and the campaign to save the workhouse from demolition caught th..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199645886 | 2012 | 370 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Brief Lives: E. M. Forster

12,80

A century after his novels first came out, E.M. Forster remains one of the most widely read and best-loved authors of the twentieth century. He made his name with novels such as "A Room with a View" a..

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HESPERUS PRESS | 9781843919162 | 2009 | 112 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Brief Lives: Jane Austen

11,20

Born in Hampshire in 1775, Jane Austen was one of seven children and began writing at an early age. In this new biography, leading scholar Fiona Stafford offers a fresh perspective on Austen's life an..

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HESPERUS PRESS | 9781843919063 | 2008 | 122 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Brief Lives: Charles Dickens

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HESPERUS PRESS | 9781843919018 | 2008 | 107 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Brief Lives: Oscar Wilde

Canning, Richard

9,30

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HESPERUS PRESS | 9781843919056 | 2008 | 119 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Carlyle's House and Other Sketches

Woolf, Virginia

12,80

A newly discovered piece by the author of Mrs Dalloway, Carlyle's House and Other Sketches marks the first publication of one of Virginia Woolf's very early notebooks. Recently unearthed from a collec..

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HESPERUS PRESS | 9781843910558 | 2003 | 52 Pág. | Rústica con solapas | inglés | LIBRO

The Art of the Sonnet

Burt, Stephen / Mikics, David

19,75

Few poetic forms have found more uses than the sonnet in English, and none is now more recognizable. It is one of the longest-lived of verse forms, and one of the briefest. A mere fourteen lines, fash..

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HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780674061804 | 2011 | 464 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Changing My Mind: Occasional Essays (Paperback)

Smith, Zadie

14,50

How did George Eliot's love life affect her prose? Why did Kafka write at three in the morning? In what ways is Barack Obama like Eliza Doolittle? Can you be over-dressed for the Oscars? What is Ita..

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PENGUIN BOOKS | 9780141019468 | 2011 | 320 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

The Pleasures of Reading in an Age of Distraction

Jacobs, Alan

16,30

Is reading under threat? No, says Alan Jacobs--but people do need help iand encouragemnt to enjoy it to the full. Jacobs's experience as a lecturer and many-time author suggests that many readers la..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199747498 | 162 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Critical Keywords in Literary and Cultural Theory

Wolfreys, Julian

24,95

       This book is an invaluable reference guide for students of literary and cultural studies which introduces over forty of the complex terms, motifs and concepts in literary and cultural the..

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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9780333960592 | 2003 | 296 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Art of Fiction

Lodge, David

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In this entertaining and enlightening collection, David Lodge considers the art of fiction under a wide range of headings, drawing on writers as diverse as Henry James, Martin Amis, Jane Austen and Ja..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9780099554240 | 2011 | 256 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Practice of Writing

Lodge, David

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In this absorbing volume, David Lodge turns his incisive critical skills onto his own profession, salutes the great writers who have influenced his work, wonders about the motives of biographers, pond..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9780099554257 | 2011 | 352 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

501 Great Writers

Patrick, Julian

30,25

Furnishes a collection of concise, informal biographies of more than five hundred of the world's greatest writers, spanning from ancient Greece to the twentieth century and encompassing every genre of..

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BARRON´S EDUCATIONAL SERIES | 9780764161346 | 2008 | 640 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Simone de Beauvoir. The Making of an Intellectual Woman

Moi, Toril

21,95

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199238729 | 2010 | 349 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

The Alice Behind Wonderland

Winchester, Simon

11,80

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780195396195 | 2011 | 110 Pág. | Cartone | inglés | LIBRO

Critical Theory: A Very Short Introduction

Bronner, Stephen Eric

9,95

 Offers a new and striking reinterpretation of critical theory Explores the contributions of a gamut of well-known representatives of the critical tradition, including Theodor Adorno, Walter Benjam..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199730070 | 2011 | 130 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Science Fiction: A Very Short Introduction

Seed, David

9,95

 Considers the emergence of science fiction as a popular genre in the 20th century Looks at the ways in which changes in science and technology affect human perception and behaviour E..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199557455 | 2011 | 147 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Cambridge Companion to Gay and Lesbian Writing

30,60

In the last two decades, lesbian and gay studies have transformed literary studies and developed into a vital and influential area for students and scholars. This Companion introduces readers to the r..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521716574 | 2010 | 280 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Brief Lives: Charlotte Brönte

Cox, Jessica

10,50

Charlotte Brontë is one of the world’s best-loved writers. Her extraordinary literary talent manifested itself at an early age when she penned a series of imaginative and entertaining tales. Before..

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HESPERUS PRESS | 9781843919209 | 2011 | 112 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Poetic Lives: Dickinson

Swift, Rebecca

10,50

By the end of her life, Emily Dickinson lived in virtual isolation in her family’s home, refusing any contact with strangers. Though she attracted local renown as a recluse, her reputation as one of..

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HESPERUS PRESS | 9781843913061 | 2011 | 160 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Bestsellers: A Very Short Introduction

Sutherland, John

9,95

  John Sutherland argues that bestseller lists monitor one of the strongest pulses in modern literature and are therefore worthy of serious study. Asks what separates bestsellers from can..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199214891 | 2007 | 127 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Collected Essays

Kureishi, Hanif

14,75

Hanif Kureishi's essays collected together for the first time. Kureishi shows how flexible a form the essay can be - as intellectual as Sontag or Adam Phillips, as informal and casual as Max Beerbohm,..

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FABER & FABER | 9780571249831 | 2011 | 0 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Naive and the Sentimental Novelist

Pamuk, Orhan

15,50

What happens within us when we read a novel? And how does a novel create its unique effects, so distinct from those of a painting, a film, or a poem? In this inspired, thoughtful, deeply personal book..

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FABER & FABER | 9780571275915 | 2011 | 208 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The English Literature Companion

Wolfreys, Julian

23,60

What does it mean to study English Literature? Have can you navigate and get the most from your degree? The English Literature Companion is your comprehensive introduction to, and exploration of, the ..

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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9780230008137 | 432 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Education of a British-protected child

Achebe, Chinua

15,00

From the celebrated author Things Fall Apart comes a new collection of autobiographical essays - his first new book in more than twenty years.....

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9780307473677 | 172 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Why Shakespeare?

Belsey, Catherine

17,25

Why is Shakespeare as highly regarded now as he ever has been? This book's answer to this question counters claims that Shakespeare's iconic status is no more than an accident of history. The plays, B..

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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9781403993205 | 2010 | 208 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Hanif Kureishi

Buchanan, Bradley

14,35

Hanif Kureishi is one of the most controversial contemporary British writers. This introduction places his fiction in historical context and explores his relevance to contemporary culture. Including a..

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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9781403990501 | 2007 | 192 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Ian McEwan

Wells, Lynn

14,35

This introduction to the work of Ian McEwan places his fiction in historical and theoretical context. It explores his biography, literary techniques and the issues of ethics and representation. Includ..

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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9781403987822 | 2009 | 184 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Zadie Smith (Paperback)

Tew, Philip

14,35

An introduction to the work of Zadie Smith, placing her fiction in a clear historical and theoretical context, and exploring her work in relation to contemporaneity and postcolonialism. Including a ti..

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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9780230516762 | 2010 | 208 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

El eufemismo y el disfemismo. Procesos de manipulación del tabú en el lenguaje literario inglés

Eliecer Crespo Fernández

22,00

La presente obra propone mostrar qué se esconde tras el disfraz lingüístico del tabú, a través de un recorrido global e interdisciplinar de los procesos de interdicción lingüística (el eufemis..

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UNIVERSIDAD DE ALICANTE | 9788479089221 | 2007 | 304 Pág. | Rústica | castellano | LIBRO

America. A narrative history vol. 1

Brown Tindall, George

56,65

Used by over one million students, "America: A Narrative History" is one of the most successful American history textbooks ever published. Maintaining the features that have always distinguished this ..

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W. W. NORTON & COMPANY | 9780393934069 | 2008 | 757 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

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    The Cambridge Companion to English Poetry,Donne to Marvell

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    The Cambridge Introduction to George Orwell

    John Rodden

    20,8914,62


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