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    All The Devils Are Here

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    A blistering, mysterious exploration of the Kent coast -- a dark, experimental, very British classic.

    All Things Are Too Small: Essays in Praise of Excess

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    From one of the most talented young thinkers in the US, a spiky, funny and intellectually dazzling response to modern culture - from sadomasochism to mindfulness to Sally Rooney

    Along Heroic Lines

    £19.34 £21.49
    A selection of new and revised essays from eminent scholar and critic Professor Christopher Ricks.

    Always Take Notes: Advice from some of the world's greatest writers

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    Bestselling and award-winning authors share the secrets to their success, and the hard lessons they have learnt along the way.

    American Drama: In Dialogue, 1714-Present

    £25.19 £27.99

    American literature and culture 1900-1960

    £31.46 £34.95
    This introduction to American literature and culture from 1900 to 1960 is organized around four major ideas about America: that is it "big", "new", "rich", and "free". * Illustrates the artistic and social climate in the USA during this period.

    American Noir: The Pocket Essential Guide to Us Crime Fiction, Film & TV

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    The latest edition in Barry Forshaw's well received and informative Noir series.

    Among Others

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    Michael Frayn would like to say a brief word about a few of the friends who have shaped his life - 'before my memory goes'. Some have had a profound effect.

    Amos Oz: Writer, Activist, Icon

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    An intimate portrait illuminating the life and work of Amos Oz, the award-winning Israeli writer and activist

    An Atlas of Tolkien: An Illustrated Exploration of Tolkien's World

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    A gorgeous faux leather volume full of exquisite sketches and colourful illustrations of Middle-earth - ideal for the true Tolkien fan.

    An Autobiography: and Other Writings

    £8.99 £9.99
    The only autobiography by a major Victorian novelist, Trollope's account offers a fascinating insight into his literary life and opinions. This edition shows how he exaggerated to create his compelling narrative, and includes other writings to show how subtle and complex his approach to literature really was.

    An Editor's Burial: Journals and Journalism from the New Yorker and Other Magazines

    £9.89 £10.99
    Inspirations for Wes Anderson's The French Dispatch - fascinating essays on Paris by some of the twentieth century's finest writers.

    An English Library Journey: With Detours to Wales and Northern Ireland

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    A witty, impassioned tour of England's libraries from a charming, erudite bibliophile

    An Introduction to Literary Studies 3ed

    £35.09 £38.99
    In this classic beginner's guide to English Literature, Mario Klarer offers a concise and accessible discussion of central issues in the study of literary texts.

    An Uncommon Story

    £8.09 £8.99
    First translation into English of an extraordinary document that lays bare the jealousies felt but rarely expressed by writers, and an eternal monument to literary paranoia.

    Ancient Greek Hero in 24 Hours

    £22.46 £24.95
    The ancient Greeks' concept of "the hero" was very different from what we understand by the term today. In 24 installments, based on the Harvard course Nagy has taught and refined since the 1970s, The Ancient Greek Hero in 24 Hours explores civilization's roots in Classical literature-a lineage that continues to challenge and inspire us.

    Animal Satire

    £107.99 £119.99
    Animal Satire presents a cultural history of animal satire, a critically neglected but persistent presence in the history of cultural production, in which animals expose human folly while the strategies of satire expose the folly of human-animal relations.

    Anita Desai

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    The notion of thinking as an outside, and the critical distance which this entails, is a key to an understanding of Desai as writer, and a recurrent theme for the discussions of her novels and short stories in her book.

    Anthony Powell: Dancing to the Music of Time

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    Aphra Behn: A Secret Life

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    An exploration of the life, work, and historical background of Aphra Behn: seventeenth-century dramatist, poet, novelist, political propagandist, bisexual and spy.

    Apology for Poetry (or the Defence of Poesy)

    £11.69 £12.99
    Since 1965 Geoffrey Shepherd's edition of Philip Sidney's "Apology" has been the standard, and this revision, with a new introduction and extensive notes, is designed to introduce the soldier-poet's work to a new generation of readers at the beginning of the 21st century.

    Approaches to Teaching the Works of Orhan Pamuk

    £33.26 £36.95

    Archaic Modernism: Queer Poetics in the Cinema of Pier Paolo Pasolini

    £32.36 £35.95
    Offers the first book-length, English-language examination of three adaptations of Greek tragedy produced by the gay and Marxist Italian filmmaker Pier Paolo Pasolini. Archaic Modernism makes the case that these three films are as essential as those Pasolini films more often studied in the Anglophone world.

    Archaic Style in English Literature, 1590-1674

    £56.70 £63.00
    Munro explores the conscious use of archaic language by poets and dramatists including Shakespeare, Spenser, Jonson and Milton.

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