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              Pen in Hand: Reading, Rereading and other Mysteries

              Pen in Hand: Reading, Rereading and other Mysteries (Hardback)

              By Parks, Tim

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              After delighting us with his novels and many volumes of non-fiction, Tim Parks - who is not only an acclaimed author and a translator, but also a celebrated literary essayist - gives us a book to enjoy, savour and, most importantly, reread.

              ISBN 9781846884573
              Published 5 August 2019 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Goodness
               

              Goodness (Paperback, New edition)

              By Parks, Tim

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              George believes that life is worth living only if it is happy, and that if someone he loves is suffering he should move heaven and earth to end that suffering. He will not accept that life is not destined to be pleasant, or that his marriage can be anything but ideal. Then a defo ...

              ISBN 9780749310684
              Published 6 February 1998 by Vintage
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              Rapids

              Rapids (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Airport / Export ed)

              By Parks, Tim

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              A riveting white-water ride down a raging river in the Italian Alps, pitting people against Nature, in the novel Tim Parks was born to write.

              ISBN 9780436205859
              Published 2 May 2005 by Vintage
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              Translating Style: A Literary Approach to Translation - A Translation Approach to Literature
               

              Translating Style: A Literary Approach to Translation - A Translation Approach to Literature (Hardback, 2nd New edition)

              By Parks, Tim

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              Arising from a dissatisfaction with blandly general or abstrusely theoretical approaches to translation, this book sets out to show, through detailed and lively analysis, what it really means to translate literary style. Combining linguistic and lit crit approaches, it proceeds t ...

              ISBN 9781138137585
              Published 21 January 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              A Literary Tour of Italy

              A Literary Tour of Italy (Hardback)

              By Parks, Tim

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              Tim Parks - who was described in a recent review as one of the best living writers of English - has delighted audiences around the world with his finely observed writing on all aspects of Italian life and customs. This volume contains a selection of his best essays on the literat ...

              ISBN 9781846883521
              Published 29 July 2015 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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              The Novel: A Survival Skill
               

              The Novel: A Survival Skill (Paperback)

              By Parks, Tim

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              The Novel: a survival skill radically reevaluates traditional literary criticism offering an exciting account of what is really at stake in the business of writing and reading.

              ISBN 9780198739593
              Published 30 July 2015 by Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series The Literary Agenda
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              Message From The Shadows: Selected Stories

              Message From The Shadows: Selected Stories (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Tabucchi, Antonio; Translated by Thresher, Janice M.; Parks, Tim; Cooley, Martha; Romani, Antonio

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              Message From the Shadows is a new collection featuring Antonio Tabucchi's finest short stories, spanning the breadth of his career. These playful tales explore Tabucchi's signature themes, from his inventive, lyrical meditations on language, art, and philosophy, to his fascinatio ...

              ISBN 9781939810151
              Published 21 May 2019 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Cara Massimina
               

              Cara Massimina (Paperback)

              By Parks, Tim

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              Bored and broke, Morris Duckworth, an English teacher in Verona, stumbles on a plan for financial salvation - to marry Massimina, one of his lovelier students. And if his intentions are frustrated by a suspicious, conservative family, is it any fault of his that the girl chooses ...

              ISBN 9780099572626
              Published 15 July 2014 by Vintage
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              Mimi's Ghost
                

              Mimi's Ghost (Paperback)

              By Parks, Tim

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              Morris Duckworth can't get over Mimi. But maybe he should have thought of that before he murdered her and married her sister. Now Mimi's back as a ghost, and she seems to be suggesting the way to redemption for Morris. And if anybody should get in his charitable way, then so much ...

              ISBN 9780099572602
              Published 15 July 2014 by Vintage
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              Shear
                

              Shear (Paperback)

              By Parks, Tim

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              An English geologist working on a Mediterranean island becomes embroiled in a nightmare web of deceit, corruption, lust and tragedy in this mesmeric story of a man whose life will be shattered like the fragment of stone that obsesses him.

              ISBN 9780099572596
              Published 14 November 2011 by Vintage
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