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Little gods
Our Price: £8.99
While Jacob Polley's first collection, The Brink, announced a poet of great promise, few readers will be prepared for a work of the mature and slow po...
Mukiwa
Our Price: £8.99
Growing up in Rhodesia in the 1960s, Peter Godwin inhabited a magical and frightening world of leopard-hunting, lepers, witch doctors, snakes and fore...

Introducing language and linguistics
Our Price: £27.89
Exploring Language and Linguistics considers the key concepts of linguistics and the application of these concepts to real-world settings. The first e...
The secret life of language
Our Price: £11.69
This book looks at how language has evolved around the globe from ancestral proto-languages to our recognisable modern tongues. It demonstrates how la...

How Proust can change your life
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With an introduction by comedian and novelist David BaddielA novel in seven volumes, Marcel Proust's In Search of Lost Time is considered a major lite...
When a crocodile eats the sun
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Peter Godwin, an award-winning writer, is on assignment in Zululand when he is summoned by his mother to Zimbabwe, his birthplace. His father is serio...

Parting the Veil
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This is the first book dedicated to the art of Nene Tina Thomas.
Statistical analyses for language testing
Our Price: £31.49
Provides a step-by-step approach to the most useful statistical analyses for language test developers and researchers using IBM SPSS, Winsteps and Fac...

The Upanishads
Our Price: £7.19
The Upanishads, the earliest of which were composed in Sanskrit between 800 and 400 bce by sages and poets, form part of the Vedas - the sacred and an...
Women talk more than men...and other myths about language explained
Our Price: £16.19
Do women talk more than men? Does text messaging make you stupid? Can chimpanzees really talk to us? This fascinating textbook addresses a wide range ...

Unreliable memoirs
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With an introduction by P. J. O'Rourke'Do not read this book in public. You will risk severe internal injuries from trying to suppress your laughter.'...
Slipstream
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Slipstream brilliantly illuminates the literary world of the latter half of the 20th century, as well as giving a highly personal insight into the lif...

Mozart's women
Our Price: £15.29
Mozart was fascinated, amused, aroused, hurt, and betrayed by women. He loved and respected them, composed for them, performed with them. This unique ...
Dreams from my father
Our Price: £8.99
An international bestseller which has sold over a million copies in the UK, Dreams From My Father is a refreshing, revealing portrait of a young man a...

Creative family therapy techniques
Our Price: £27.89
Bringing together an array of highly creative contributors, this comprehensive resource presents a unique collection of assessment and treatment techn...
Woodcut Portraits
Our Price: £42.75
Renowned English tattooer Alex Binnie puts down his machine and takes up the gouge for this series of portraits of his friends and colleagues from the...