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Shakespeare's words of wisdom
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The most beautiful and famous quotations from Shakespeare in an exquisite gift book.The most beautiful and famous quotations from Shakespeare are gorg...
New York
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Original, sober, precise, elegant, and captivating: Pop City is different from all other existing city guides. It is pop in its essence, literary in i...

The Edinburgh companion to contemporary narrative theories
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A collection of original essays establishing how wide the intellectual boundaries of narrative theory have become The Edinburgh Companion to Contempor...
AQA poetry anthology. Power and conflict
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To achieve top grades in English Literature, you need to know your set texts and master all the key skills examiners are looking for. With everything ...

100 books that changed the world
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A chronological survey of the world's most influential books. Many books have become classics, must-reads or overnight publishing sensations, but ho...
The Cambridge history of Japanese literature
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The Cambridge History of Japanese Literature provides, for the first time, a history of Japanese literature with comprehensive coverage of the premode...

A book of book lists
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This is a book of book lists. Lists that make you smile, make you wonder, and see titles together in entirely new ways. From Bin Laden's bookshelf to ...
Reading autobiography
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With the memoir boom, life storytelling has become ubiquitous and emerged as a distinct field of study. Reading Autobiography, originally published in...

William Shakespeare's Hamlet
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William Shakespeare's Hamlet (c.1600-1601) has achieved iconic status as one of the most exciting and enigmatic of plays. It has been in almost consta...
The merchant of Venice, William Shakespeare
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Take Note for Exam Success!York Notes offer an exciting approach to English literature. This market leading series fully reflects student needs. They ...

Walt Whitman in context
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Walt Whitman is a poet of contexts. His poetic practice was one of observing, absorbing, and then reflecting the world around him. Walt Whitman in Con...
Writing and essay skills booster for language and literature
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Academic Level: GCSE (9-1)Subject: English Language and LiteratureFirst teaching: September 2015First Exams: Summer 2017 To achieve top grades in Engl...

The Edinburgh companion to fin de si?cle literature, culture an the arts
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Academics, researchers, postgraduates, upper level undergraduates, educated general readers in Fin de Si?cle, Nineteenth-Century Literature and Cultur...
On writing
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There is a reason why Stephen King is one of the bestselling writers in the world, ever. Described in the Guardian as 'the most remarkable storyteller...

AQA English language and literature. Workbook
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Learn - Be ready for every exam question with the easy-to-use 'Exam Basics' feature. Sharpen up your skills with tasks, tests and activities that will...
Time and literature
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Time and Literature features twenty essays on topics from aesthetics and narratology to globalisation and queer temporalities, and showcases how time ...

The Oxford companion to the Brontës
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This special edition of The Oxford Companion to the Brontës commemorates the bicentenary of Emily Brontë's birth in July 1818 and provides comprehen...
Film and literature
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The Routledge new edition of this classic book functions as an accessible introduction to the historical and theoretical exchanges between film and li...

Spelling, punctuation and grammar. Workbook
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Academic Level: GCSE (9-1)Subject: English Language and LiteratureFirst teaching: September 2015First Exams: Summer 2017 To achieve top grades in Engl...
Girl with dove
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'The word mesmerising is frequently applied to memoirs, but seldom as deservedly as in the case of Girl With Dove' Financial Times'Reading is a form...

The pleasure of reading
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In this delightful collection forty-three acclaimed writers explain what first made them interested in literature, what inspired them to read and what...
How to read poetry like a professor
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From the bestselling author of How to Read Literature Like a Professor comes this essential primer to reading poetry like a professor that unlocks the...

Strangers on a pier
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With his entry into Restless Book's The Face series, award-winning novelist Tash Aw explores the panoramic cultural vitality of modern Asia through hi...
The J. R. R. Tolkien companion and guide. Volume 3 Reader's guide
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Volume 2 of the most comprehensive in-depth companion to Tolkien's life and works ever published. This volume includes a superlative day-by-day chrono...

A Christmas carol
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Learn - With seven practice tests to work through, you'll get to grips with exam-style questions and the skills examiners are looking for. Use the wri...
Bibliophile
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Searching for perfect book lovers gifts? Rejoice! Bibliophile: An Illustrated Miscellany, is a love letter to all things bookish. Author Jane Mount br...

The strange case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
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Learn - With seven practice tests to work through, you'll get to grips with exam-style questions and the skills examiners are looking for. Use the wr...
In search of lost books
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The gripping and elegiac stories of eight lost books, and the mysterious circumstances behind their disappearances.They exist as a rumour or a fading ...

The Cambridge history of Latina/o American literature
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The Cambridge History of Latina/o American Literature emphasizes the importance of understanding Latina/o literature not simply as a US ethnic phenome...
The battles of Tolkien
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Tolkien's works are punctuated by dramatic and explosive battles. Men versus Orcs, Elves versus Sauron, Goblins versus Dwarves - the history of Middle...

Catch-up KS2 grammar, punctuation and spelling
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Step up to SATs successSometimes we all need a little extra support to get ahead and this unique KS2 English Catch Up Study Guide has been specially w...
AQA English language. Practice tests
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Learn - With two full practice papers to work through, you'll get to grips with exam-style questions and the skills examiners are looking for. Use the...

Postcolonial literature
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This volume mines the diversity and richness of the literature and literary theory produced in the postcolonial era, discussing texts and ideas from a...
Shakespeare on Love
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An exquisite collection of Shakespeare's most beautiful and profound sayings on love.An exquisite collection of Shakespeare's most beautiful and profo...

Key concepts in the gothic
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An essential quick-reference book for students of Gothic literature, theatre and literary theory Key Concepts in the Gothic provides a one-stop resour...
The outlandish companion. Volume 2
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Diana Gabaldon has captivated millions of readers with her critically acclaimed Outlander novels. Now Gabaldon serves up The Outlandish Companion, Vol...

Shakespeare's books
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Shakespeare's Books contains nearly 200 entries covering the full range of literature Shakespeare was acquainted with, including classical, historical...
100 greatest literary detectives
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Crime fiction is one of the most popular literary genres and has been for more than a century. At the heart of almost all forms of mysteries-from the ...

A dictionary of alchemical imagery
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This 1999 Dictionary documents alchemical symbolism from the early centuries AD to the late-twentieth century, for use by historians of literary cultu...
The collected letters of W.B. Yeats. Volume V 1908-1910
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Shortly after the death of Algernon Swinburne in April 1909 Yeats announced to his sister that he was now 'King of the Cats'. Yet, as the letters in ...

Understanding children's literature
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Edited by Peter Hunt, a leading figure in the field, this book introduces the study of children's literature, addressing theoretical questions as well...
Writers
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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 Penguin Classics book
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**Shortlisted for Waterstones Book of the Year**The Penguin Classics Book is a reader's companion to the largest library of classic literature in the ...
Feel free
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WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FOR CRITICISM 2019From the MAN BOOKER PRIZE- and WOMEN'S PRIZE-SHORTLISTED author of Changing My Mind...

Hearing things
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Hearing Things is a meditation on sound's work in literature. Drawing on critical works and the commentaries of many poets and novelists who have paid...
The atlas of Tolkien's Middle-Earth
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Find your way through every part of J.R.R. Tolkien's great creation, from the Middle-earth of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings to the undying land...

The merchant of Venice
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A fully revised exam section: expert guidance on understanding the question, planning an answer, writing about effects and using quotations, plus tip...
Walking Jane Austen's London
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From prize-winning historical novelist Louise Allen, this book presents eight walks through both the London Jane Austen knew and the London of her nov...

The heroes of Tolkien
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In J. R. R Tolkien's Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit and The Silmarillion, Middle-earth endured cataclysmic wars and critical battles, causing great men...
The poetry handbook
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The Poetry Handbook is a lucid and entertaining guide to the poet's craft, and an invaluable introduction to practical criticism for students. Chapter...