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9781571819024 Postwar Women's Writing in German-speaking Europe, Hardback, NEWThe 16 essays describe developments in women's writing in each of the countries. Women in the Federal Republic, the former GDR, Switzerland and Austria have initiated a remarkable literary movement, especially after 1968, which is also attracting growing attention elsewhere.£66.80FAST & FREE
Tim Parks - Where I'm Reading From: The Changing World of Books (Paperback)In this collection of lively and provocative pieces he talks about what readers want from books and how to look at the literature we encounter in a new light. Title: Where I'm Reading From. How is the Nobel Prize like the World Cup?.
Ernest Hemingway - Death In The Afternoon (Paperback) 9780099909101Action & Adventure. A fascinating look at the history and grandeur of bullfighting,Death in the Afternoon is also a deeper contemplation on the nature of cowardice and bravery, sport and tragedy, and is enlivened throughout by Hemingway's pungent commentary on life and literature.
- The New Yorker Book of the 40s: Story of a Decade (Hardback) 9780434022410It was also the decade theNew Yorker came of age. In this volume, pieces by the pantheon of journalists, novelists and poets that graced theNew Yorker 's pages in the 1940s are complemented by all new contributions, as the magazine's present star lineup looks back at that tumultuous decade.£14.99MSRP Previous price£25.00Free postage
A BOOK OF GOLDEN DEEDS GATHERED BY CHARLOTTE YONGE 1903 HARDBACKUSED 454 PAGED HARDBACK BOOK. TITLED A BOOK OF GOLDEN DEEDS. GATHERED AND NARRATED BY CHARLOTTE YONGE. PUBLISHED BY MACMILLAN IN 1903, IN THE GOLDEN TREASURY SERIES. THE BOOK HAS BLUE COVERS WITH GILT TITLES ON SPINE.£3.99FAST & FREE
New Writing & Daylight Summer 1943 The Hogarth Press.£4.00£2.90 postage
John Lennon - Skywriting By Word of Mouth (Paperback) 9780099561262John Lennon wrote the material collected inSkywriting by Word of Mouth during Yoko Ono's pregnancy with Sean Lennon. After John's assassination in 1980, his manuscript was stolen from the Lennon's home.Skywriting was finally published in 1986, and it displays all of Lennon's extraordinary creativity and inventiveness with language.
The Norton Anthology of English Literature - Vol. C, Restoration & 18th Century.The Norton Anthology of English Literature - the Restoration and the 18th Century; Volume C. However the first few pages have a slight crease on the bottom right corner, therefore listed as "very good" rather than "excellent".£12.00£2.90 postage
Terry Pratchett, Neil Gaiman - A Slip of the Keyboard (Paperback) 9780552167727Title: A Slip of the Keyboard. Author: Terry Pratchett, Neil Gaiman. With a foreword by Neil Gaiman. Terry Pratchett in his own words. The Wire. Game Of Thrones. Format: Paperback. Number of Pages.£4.99MSRP Previous price£7.99Free postage
Ernest Hemingway - Death In The Afternoon (Paperback) 9780099285021This remarkable book contains some of his finest writing, inspired by the intense life, as well as the inevitable death, of those hot, violent afternoons. Action & Adventure. Pre Order. Title: Death In The Afternoon.
Tony Benn, Ruth Winstone - The Best of Benn (Paperback) 9781784750329Tony Benn was one of the twentieth century's most charismatic politicians.The Best of Benn showcases his powers of original thinking and communication over seven decades. 'Tony Benn belongs in the great tradition of English revolutionaries - a passionate radical destined to be loved in popular memory for his defence of democracy and freedom.
Franz Kafka, James Stern, Tania Stern - Letters To Milena (Paperback)Here to help. Here to Help. Author: Franz Kafka, James Stern, Tania Stern. Title: Letters To Milena. Such was his feeling for her that Kafka showed her his diaries and, in doing so, laid bare his heart and his conscience.£4.99MSRP Previous price£7.99Free postage
Umberto Eco - Faith In Fakes (Paperback) 9780749396282Title: Faith In Fakes. Author: Umberto Eco. Format: Paperback. ISBN: 9780749396282. All HBO. Number of Pages Publication Date: 15/05/1995. Age Suitability.
George Orwell Essays Edited & Introduced by John Carey.Everyman Library No.242Hardback with dust jacket,size large 8vo,1369 pages.Boards & dust jacket show some light edge wear & creasing otherwise very good.Light marking to the fore edges & prelims otherwise contents clean & complete.£12.00£2.90 postage
Virginia Woolf - The Common Reader: Volume 1 (Paperback) 9780099443667This is Virginia Woolf's first collection of essays, published in 1925. In them, she attempts to see literature from the point of view of the 'common reader' - someone whom she, with Dr Johnson, distinguished from the critic and the scholar.
W. Somerset Maugham - A Writer's Notebook (Paperback) 9780099286820It is without doubt one of his most important works. Author: W. Somerset Maugham. Title: A Writer's Notebook. Format: Paperback. ISBN: 9780099286820. Metal & Hard Rock. PS Vita. Nintendo DS.
John Fuller - The Dice Cup (Paperback) 9780701188368Box Sets. Brimming with brio and brilliance, John Fuller's latest collection comprises exquisite philosophical arguments, dream visions, aphorisms, precise portraits, colourful fables and tableaux of life.£6.99MSRP Previous price£10.00Free postage
Kurt Vonnegut - Kurt Vonnegut: Letters (Paperback) 9780099582946Like Vonnegut's books, his letters make you think, they make you outraged and they make you laugh. Written over a sixty-year period, and never published before, these letters are alive with the unique point of view that made Vonnegut one of the most original writers in American fiction.£7.99MSRP Previous price£11.99Free postage
AMERICAN LITERATURE A REPRESENTATIVE ANTHOLOGY 1964 1st HB VGC£0.990 bids£3.99 postageEnding Today at 8:53PM BST17h 7m
Tim Parks - Italian Ways: On and Off the Rails from Milan to Palermo (Paperback)Here to help. Here to Help. Through memorable encounters with ordinary Italians - conductors and ticket collectors, priests and prostitutes, scholars and lovers, gypsies and immigrants - Tim Parks captures what makes Italian life distinctive.
James Wood - The Nearest Thing To Life (Hardback) 9780224102049Here to help. Here to Help. In this remarkable blend of memoir and criticism, James Wood has written a master class on the connections between fiction and life. He argues that, of all the arts, fiction has a unique ability to describe the shape of our lives, and to rescue the texture of those lives from death and historical oblivion.£9.99MSRP Previous price£12.99Free postage
Echoes Down the Corridor Collected Essays 1944-2000 Arthur Miller SIGNED 1stEchoes Down the Corridor Collected Essays 1944-2000 by Arthur Miller. 1st edition, hardback flat signed to the title page by Arthur Miller. The signature comes with a Certificate of Authenticity from Collectible Books and More.£39.99£3.90 postage
The Riverside Anthology of Literature, Third Edition, Douglas Hunt (Hardback)No annotations on the pages.£9.99Free postage
The English Reader: An Anthology; by Godfrey SmithTitle: The English Reader: An Anthology. Author: Godfrey Smith - Editor. Subject: Anthologies. Condition: Very Good in dw.£1.990 bids£3.45 postageEnding Wednesday at 2:03PM BST2d 10h
Ann Wroe - Six Facets Of Light (Hardback) 9781910702321Six Facets of Light is a series of meditations on this most elusive and alluring feature of human life. From Hopkins to Turner, Coleridge to Whitman, Fra Angelico to Newton, Ravilious to Dante, the mystery of light is teased out and pondered on.£14.99MSRP Previous price£25.00Free postage