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Travels by Sir John Mandeville

Travels by Sir John Mandeville

Sir John Mandeville
Lord Dunsany by Edward Plunkett,Baron Dunsany

Lord Dunsany by Edward Plunkett,Baron Dunsany

Edward Plunkett,Baron Dunsany
Poems by AnnaAndreevna Akhmatova

Poems by AnnaAndreevna Akhmatova

AnnaAndreevna Akhmatova
Classic Books by Harper Collins Publishers

Classic Books by Harper Collins Publishers

Harper Collins Publishers
Proust by Roger Shattuck

Proust by Roger Shattuck

Roger Shattuck
Derrida by Christopher Norris

Derrida by Christopher Norris

Christopher Norris
Orwell by Raymond Williams

Orwell by Raymond Williams

Raymond Williams
Travels by Sir John Mandeville

Travels by Sir John Mandeville

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A Fine Anger: Critical Introduction to the Work of Alan Garner by Neil Philip

A Fine Anger: Critical Introduction to the Work of Alan Garner by Neil Philip

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J.M.Barrie: Man Behind the Image by Janet Dunbar

J.M.Barrie: Man Behind the Image by Janet Dunbar

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Lord Dunsany by Edward Plunkett,Baron Dunsany

Lord Dunsany by Edward Plunkett,Baron Dunsany

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An Appetite for Poetry by Frank Kermode

An Appetite for Poetry by Frank Kermode

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The Uses of Error by Frank Kermode

The Uses of Error by Frank Kermode

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World Challenge: Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and the New Global Order by Jean-Jacques Servan-Schreiber

World Challenge: Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and the New Global Order by Jean-Jacques Servan-Schreiber

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The Literary Guide to the Bible by Edited by Robert Alter

The Literary Guide to the Bible by Edited by Robert Alter

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Flaubert-Sand: The Correspondence by Gustave Flaubert

Flaubert-Sand: The Correspondence by Gustave Flaubert

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An Irish Childhoods: An Anthology by Edited by A. Norman Jeffares

An Irish Childhoods: An Anthology by Edited by A. Norman Jeffares

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The Joy of Bad Verse by Nicholas Parsons

The Joy of Bad Verse by Nicholas Parsons

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A History of Reading by Alberto Manguel

A History of Reading by Alberto Manguel

Alberto Manguel traces the history of reading from the earliest examples of Egyptian heiroglyphics, dating back 6000 years, through to the present day...

Sidetracks by Richard Holmes

Sidetracks by Richard Holmes

In 1985, Richard Holmes published a small book of essays called Footsteps and the writing of biography was changed forever. A daring mix of travel, bi...

Proust Among the Stars: How to Read Him, Why Read Him? by Malcolm Bowie

Proust Among the Stars: How to Read Him, Why Read Him? by Malcolm Bowie

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The True Story of the Novel by Margaret Anne Doody

The True Story of the Novel by Margaret Anne Doody

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Sharpe Companion: A Detailed Historical and Military Guide to Bernard Cornwell's Bestselling Series of Sharpe Novels by Mark Adkin

Sharpe Companion: A Detailed Historical and Military Guide to Bernard Cornwell's Bestselling Series of Sharpe Novels by Mark Adkin

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The Origins of English Nonsense by Noel Malcolm

The Origins of English Nonsense by Noel Malcolm

Nonsense verse in England is generally thought to have its origins in Edward Lear and Lewis Carroll. This work shows the extent of its flourishing a f...

Seamus Heaney by Helen Vendler

Seamus Heaney by Helen Vendler

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The Sharpe Companion: A Detailed Historical and Military Guide to Bernard Cornwell's Bestselling Series of Sharpe Novels by Mark Adkin

The Sharpe Companion: A Detailed Historical and Military Guide to Bernard Cornwell's Bestselling Series of Sharpe Novels by Mark Adkin

An indispensable historical and military literary guide for the thousands of fans of Bernard Cornwell's Sharpe series.Bernard Cornwell's Sharpe seri...

London Calling: How Black and Asian Writers Imagined a City by Sukhdev Sandhu

London Calling: How Black and Asian Writers Imagined a City by Sukhdev Sandhu

Black authors of the 18th century were powerful figures: out walking near Charing Cross with one of his artist friends, Ignatius Sancho was accosted b...

Poems by AnnaAndreevna Akhmatova

Poems by AnnaAndreevna Akhmatova

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The Gulag Archipelago: v. 2 by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

The Gulag Archipelago: v. 2 by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

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The Gulag Archipelago: v. 3 by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

The Gulag Archipelago: v. 3 by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

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Voice from the Chorus by Abram Terts

Voice from the Chorus by Abram Terts

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Nine Faces Of Kenya by Elspeth Huxley

Nine Faces Of Kenya by Elspeth Huxley

In this marvelous anthology, Elspeth Huxley, our best and most popular writer on Africa, has drawn on her unparalleled knowledge of Kenya and its lite...

The Modern Movement by Edited by John Gross

The Modern Movement by Edited by John Gross

The Times Literary Supplement was founded in 1902. To celebrate its 90th anniversary, this is one of a number of Times Literary Supplement (TLS) Co...

The Order of Battle at Trafalgar and Other Essays by John Bayley

The Order of Battle at Trafalgar and Other Essays by John Bayley

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Tolkien: Man and Myth by Joseph Chilton Pearce

Tolkien: Man and Myth by Joseph Chilton Pearce

A controversial approach to the Lord of the Rings and Tolkien's other work. Unlike the conventional view that his fantasy writing was an escape from r...

The Unmasking of Oscar Wilde by Joseph Pearce

The Unmasking of Oscar Wilde by Joseph Pearce

Vilified by fellow Victorians for his sexuality and his dandyism, in the 1990s, Oscar Wilde is hailed as a progressive sexual liberator. But this is n...

Reader's Encyclopaedia of American Literature by William Rose Benet

Reader's Encyclopaedia of American Literature by William Rose Benet

This guide to the field of American literature contains approximately 6500 entries on novelists, playwrights, poets, short-story writers, essayists an...

Gem Shakespeare Anthology by William Shakespeare

Gem Shakespeare Anthology by William Shakespeare

An anthology of Shakespeare's famous quotations and speeches. A unique and indispensable introduction to the works of the world's greatest writer. The...

Collins English Referency Library by Not Known

Collins English Referency Library by Not Known

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Classic Books by Harper Collins Publishers

Classic Books by Harper Collins Publishers

What are the most influential books of fiction ever written and what do you know about them? Gem Classic Books introduces you to a selection of around...

The Riddle of Joy: G.K. Chesterton and C.S. Lewis by Edited by Michael H. Macdonald

The Riddle of Joy: G.K. Chesterton and C.S. Lewis by Edited by Michael H. Macdonald

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We the Enemy by Peter Essex

We the Enemy by Peter Essex

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Blue City by Ross Macdonald

Blue City by Ross Macdonald

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The Night the Gods Smiled by Eric Wright

The Night the Gods Smiled by Eric Wright

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Tolkien: A Celebration by Joseph Pearce

Tolkien: A Celebration by Joseph Pearce

Collected essays in celebration of J.R.R. Tolkien's great literary legacy, and the spiritual values and faith which undergirded his imaginary Middle-e...

Of This and Other Worlds by C. S. Lewis

Of This and Other Worlds by C. S. Lewis

Lewis, famous for his Chronicles of Narnia and other fantasy writings, discusses the theme of story - particularly in regard to fairy tales and sc...

Illuminations by Walter Benjamin

Illuminations by Walter Benjamin

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Proust by Roger Shattuck

Proust by Roger Shattuck

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A Talent to Deceive: Appreciation of Agatha Christie by Robert Barnard

A Talent to Deceive: Appreciation of Agatha Christie by Robert Barnard

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Seamus Heaney by Helen Vendler

Seamus Heaney by Helen Vendler

A dazzling short assessment of the life and work of the poet and winner of the 1995 Nobel Prize for literature, by one of the finest literary critics ...

Agatha Christie's Poirot: The Life and Times of Hercule Poirot by Anne Hart

Agatha Christie's Poirot: The Life and Times of Hercule Poirot by Anne Hart

The definitive companion to the POIROT novels, films and TV appearances.`My name is Hercule Poirot and I am probably the greates...

A Pelican in the Wilderness: Hermits, Solitaries and Recluses by Isabel Colegate

A Pelican in the Wilderness: Hermits, Solitaries and Recluses by Isabel Colegate

Celebrated novelist Isabel Colegate explores the lives and works of those who have followed the call of solitude, from Lao Tzu and the Desert Fathers ...

New Worlds: An Anthology by Edited by Michael Moorcock

New Worlds: An Anthology by Edited by Michael Moorcock

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The Long Night of Francisco Sanctis by Humberto Costantini

The Long Night of Francisco Sanctis by Humberto Costantini

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Time and Time Again: Autobiographies by Dan Jacobson

Time and Time Again: Autobiographies by Dan Jacobson

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You May Well Ask: A Memoir, 1920-40 by Naomi Mitchison

You May Well Ask: A Memoir, 1920-40 by Naomi Mitchison

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Little Red Rooster by Greg Matthews

Little Red Rooster by Greg Matthews

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After the War: Novel and English Society Since 1945 by D. J. Taylor

After the War: Novel and English Society Since 1945 by D. J. Taylor

What has gone wrong with English novels? Why do they seem so feeble compared to the Victorian greats? Is it the fault of the writing or the fragmented...

Furious Interiors: R.S.Thomas, God and Wales by Justin Wintle

Furious Interiors: R.S.Thomas, God and Wales by Justin Wintle

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Putting the Questions Differently by Doris Lessing

Putting the Questions Differently by Doris Lessing

A collection of interviews with the winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature that serves as an invaluable companion to her work....

Derrida by Christopher Norris

Derrida by Christopher Norris

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Fraud: Literary Theory and the End of English by Peter Washington

Fraud: Literary Theory and the End of English by Peter Washington

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An Appetite for Poetry by Frank Kermode

An Appetite for Poetry by Frank Kermode

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The Novel Today: Contemporary Writers on Modern Fiction by Edited by Malcolm Bradbury

The Novel Today: Contemporary Writers on Modern Fiction by Edited by Malcolm Bradbury

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Orwell by Raymond Williams

Orwell by Raymond Williams

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The Uses of Error by Frank Kermode

The Uses of Error by Frank Kermode

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Beckett by A. Alvarez

Beckett by A. Alvarez

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Illuminations by Walter Benjamin

Illuminations by Walter Benjamin

Walter Benjamin is now regarded as one of the greatest literary critics of the 20th century. An outsider in Hitler's Europe, he chose an infamously fu...

Proust Among the Stars: How to Read Him;Why Read Him? by Malcolm Bowie

Proust Among the Stars: How to Read Him;Why Read Him? by Malcolm Bowie

The first book to address everyone who relishes reading Proust and wants to know more about how his writing works.This is a matchless close reading ...

The True Story of the Novel by Margaret Anne Doody

The True Story of the Novel by Margaret Anne Doody

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Robert Louis Stevenson: A Biography by Claire Harman

Robert Louis Stevenson: A Biography by Claire Harman

The most authoritative, comprehensive, perceptive biography of R. L. Stevenson to date, using for the first time his collected correspondence (unavail...

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