An independent bookshop in Knaresborough, North Yorkshire.

Literary theory

Products In Literary theory (Total Products 235, Showing: 1 -> 20)
Sort By: Title | Publication Date (Newest First) | Price Low to High | Price High to Low

Create dangerously
Our Price: £1.00
'To create today is to create dangerously'Camus argues passionately that the artist has a responsibility to challenge, provoke and speak up for those ...
Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick's The epistemology of the closet
Our Price: £6.50
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
Our Price: £6.50
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...
Between Quran and Kafka
Our Price: £17.09
What connects Shiite passion plays with Brecht's drama? Which of Goethe's poems were inspired by the Quran? How can Ibn Arabi's theology of sighs explain the plays of Heinrich von Kleist? And why did the Persian author Sadeq Hedayat identify with the Prague Jew Franz Kafka?

How to Read a Book
Our Price: £9.89
With half a million copies in print, How to Read a Book is the best and most successful guide to reading comprehension for the general reader, complet...
Doing your literature review
Our Price: £23.39
Electronic Inspection Copy available for instructors here The literature review is a compulsory part of research and, increasingly, may form the whol...

How fiction works
Our Price: £9.99
Rediscover this deep, practical anatomy of the novel from 'the strongest ... literary critic we have' (New York Review of Books) in this new revised 1...
How to read a poem
Our Price: £9.99
Malcolm Hebron writes with one aim in mind: to help you read, understand and appreciate poetry. The English language has an extraordinarily rich stock...

Our Price: £9.89
Writers and artists across the centuries, from Chaucer to Ian McEwan, and from the creator of the Luttrell Psalter in the 14th century to John Piper i...
Theorists of the modernist novel
Our Price: £15.29
Tracing the developing modernist aesthetic in the thought and writings of James Joyce, Dorothy Richardson and Virginia Woolf, Deborah Parsons consider...

Our Price: £15.29
A radically new way of thinking about form and context in literature, politics, and beyondForms offers a powerful new answer to one of the most pressi...
Bodies that matter
Our Price: £17.99
In Bodies That Matter, renowned theorist and philosopher Judith Butler argues that theories of gender need to return to the most material dimension of...

Doing a literature review in nursing, health and social care
Our Price: £18.89
How do I start my literature review? What sources can I go to for information? How do I analyse the work of others? This clear, practical book guides ...
Our Price: £18.00
From Shakespeare and Jane Austen to Gabriel Garc?a M?rquez and Toni Morrison, delve into more than 100 biographies of the world's greatest writers. In...

The dialogic imagination
Our Price: £18.99
These essays reveal Mikhail Bakhtin (1895-1975)-known in the West largely through his studies of Rabelais and Dostoevsky-as a philosopher of language,...
Beckett's art of salvage
Our Price: £67.50
This innovative exploration of the recurring use of particular objects in Samuel Beckett's work is the first study of the material imagination of any ...

The hidden adult
Our Price: £26.55
What exactly is a children's book? How is children's literature defined as a genre? A leading scholar presents close readings of six classic stories t...
Shakespeare and the digital world
Our Price: £22.99
Due to the unique cultural capital of his works, Shakespeare has long been the test subject for new methods and digital advances in arts scholarship. ...

The art of fiction
Our Price: £10.99
In this entertaining and enlightening collection David Lodge considers the art of fiction under a wide range of headings, drawing on writers as divers...
Key concepts in the gothic
Our Price: £13.49
An essential quick-reference book for students of Gothic literature, theatre and literary theory Key Concepts in the Gothic provides a one-stop resour...