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To be a machine
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WINNER OF THE WELLCOME BOOK PRIZE 2018 Shortlisted for the Baillie Gifford Prize 2017 A stunning new non-fiction voice tackles an urgent question... ...
Jane Austen at home
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THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'This is my kind of history: carefully researched but so vivid that you are convinced Lucy Worsley was actually there at th...

Much ado about nothing, William Shakespeare
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Key features of this text: How to study the text Author and historical background General and detailed summaries Commentary on themes, stru...
A lovely love story
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A beautiful story about two lovely dinosaurs with a message as old as time itself - that being together is better than being apart. the perfect gift f...

The gothic novel in Ireland, c. 1760-1829
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The gothic novel in Ireland, c. 1760-1829 offers a compelling account of the development of gothic literature in late-eighteenth and early-nineteenth ...
The works of John Keats
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With an Introduction by Paul Wright. 'What the imagination seizes as Beauty must be truth' So wrote the Romantic poet John Keats (1795-1821) in 1817. ...

At home with Jane Austen
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Explore the homes which shaped our best-loved novelist. Jane Austen is among the most widely read and beloved authors in English literature. Her nov...
Life in the garden
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**A BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week 2017**'Rich and unusual, this is a book to treasure' Alex Preston, ObserverPenelope Lively has always been a keen gar...

Dreams must explain themselves and other essays 1972-2004
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Ursula K. Le Guin has won or been nominated for over 200 awards for her fiction, including the Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy and SFWA Grand Master Award...
Referencing & understanding plagiarism
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This concise and user-friendly guide explains why referencing is an essential part of good writing and shows students how to reference correctly. It a...

Sharp
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A BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week'This is such a great idea for a book, and Michelle Dean carries it off, showing us the complexities of her fascinating,...
J.O. Francis, realist drama and ethics
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This book introduces the reader to the work of the neglected Welsh dramatist J.O. Francis, a major figure in the amateur dramatic circles in Wales in ...

Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick's The epistemology of the closet
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In this book, Sedgwick examines texts from Europe and America such as Wilde, Nietzsche and Proust and considers the historical moment when sexual orie...
Martin Buber's I and thou
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Martin Buber's I and Thou argues that humans engage with the world in two ways. One is with the attitude of an 'I' towards an 'It', where the self sta...

Strange labyrinth
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In litter-strewn Epping Forest on the edge of London, might a writer find that magical moment of transcendence? He will certainly discover filthy graf...
Mouth full of blood
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She was our conscience. Our seer. Our truth-teller. She was a magician with language, who understood the power of words. - Oprah WinfreyA vital non-...

In this skull hotel where I never sleep
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The Irish writer Killian Turner disappeared under mysterious circumstances in West Berlin in 1985. His disappearance, along with the fictions, aphoris...
What the Doctor Overheard
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Despite their significance, the writings on Japanese music by Prussian medical scientist and physician Leopold Muller, published in Yokohama from 1874 to 1876, have been nearly forgotten and marginalized even in historical research on the courtly gagaku traditions. This study, with full translation into both English and Japanese, illuminates and re

On writers and writing
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By the author of THE HANDMAID'S TALE and ALIAS GRACEWhat is the role of the writer? Prophet? High Priest of Art? Court Jester? Or witness to the real ...
Writers as readers
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Margaret Drabble | Beryl Bainbridge | Angela Carter | Maggie O'Farrell | Elizabeth Jane Howard | A. S. Byatt | Penelope Lively | Sarah Waters | Jonath...

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