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            Words & Pictures: Writers, Artists and a Peculiarly British Tradition

            Words & Pictures: Writers, Artists and a Peculiarly British Tradition (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

            By Uglow, Jenny

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            It looks at how artists have responded to two great, contrasting works, Paradise Lost and Pilgrim's Progress; A brief coda turns to a fourth relationship: writers and artists who collaborate from the start, like Dickens and Phiz, and Lewis Carroll and Tenniel.

            ISBN 9780571354115
            Published 1 August 2019 by Faber and Faber
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            The Life and Rhymes of Benjamin Zephaniah: The Autobiography
             

            The Life and Rhymes of Benjamin Zephaniah: The Autobiography (Paperback)

            By Zephaniah, Benjamin

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            The stunning autobiography of the poet, writer, lyricist and activist, Benjamin Zephaniah.

            ISBN 9781471168956
            Published 1 July 2019 by Simon & Schuster Ltd
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            Fifty Things That Aren't My Fault: Essays from the Grown-Up Years

            Fifty Things That Aren't My Fault: Essays from the Grown-Up Years (Hardback)

            By Guisewite, Cathy

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            From the iconic creator of the Cathy comic strip comes a collection of funny, warm, and wise essays in the style of Nora Ephron and Erma Bombeck, centered around the particular challenge of caring for aging parents and growing children, all while trying not to lose oneself in the ...

            ISBN 9780735218420
            Published 20 July 2019 by Prentice Hall
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            Mud and Stars: Travels in Russia with Pushkin and Other Geniuses of the Golden Age

            Mud and Stars: Travels in Russia with Pushkin and Other Geniuses of the Golden Age (Hardback)

            By Wheeler, Sara

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            To write this book award-winning writer Sara Wheeler travelled across eight time zones in Russia, from rinsed north-western beetroot fields and far-eastern Arctic tundra where Chukchi still hunt walrus to the cauldron of ethnic soup that is the Caucasus.

            ISBN 9780224098014
            Published 20 July 2019 by Vintage
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            The Unpunished Vice: A Life of Reading
             

            The Unpunished Vice: A Life of Reading (Paperback)

            By White, Edmund

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            An insightful account of the key role reading has played in the life of literary icon Edmund White Edmund White made his name as a writer, but he remembers his life through the books he read. For White, each momentous occasion came with books to match: Proust's Remembrance of Thi ...

            ISBN 9781408870273
            Published 5 August 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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            Zibaldone: The Notebooks of Leopardi

            Zibaldone: The Notebooks of Leopardi (Paperback)

            By Leopardi, Giacomo

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            Giacomo Leopardi was the greatest Italian poet of the nineteenth century and was recognized by readers from Nietzsche to Beckett as one of the towering literary figures in Italian history. To many, he is the finest Italian poet after Dante. Leopardi was also a prodigious scholar ...

            ISBN 9780141194417
            Published 25 July 2019 by Penguin
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            The Moral Economies of American Authorship: Reputation, Scandal, and the Nineteenth-Century Literary Marketplace

            The Moral Economies of American Authorship: Reputation, Scandal, and the Nineteenth-Century Literary Marketplace (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Ryan, Susan M.

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            The Moral Economies of American Authorship argues that the moral character of authors became a kind of literary property within mid-nineteenth-century America's expanding print marketplace, shaping the construction, promotion, and reception of texts as well as of literary reputat ...

            ISBN 9780190067847
            Published 15 July 2019 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Series Oxford Studies in American Literary History
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            Postmodernism in Pieces: Materializing the Social in U.S. Fiction

            Postmodernism in Pieces: Materializing the Social in U.S. Fiction (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Mullins, Matthew

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            Postmodernism in Pieces performs a postmortem on what is perhaps the most contested paradigm in literary studies, breaking postmodernism down into its most fundamental orthodoxies and reassembles it piece by piece in light of recent theoretical developments in Actor-Network-Theor ...

            ISBN 9780190067823
            Published 15 July 2019 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Ecoprecarity: Vulnerable Lives in Literature and Culture

            Ecoprecarity: Vulnerable Lives in Literature and Culture (Hardback)

            By Nayar, Pramod K.

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            Ecoprecarity: Vulnerable Lives in Literature and Culture presents an examination of ecoprecarity - the precarious lives that humans lead in the process and event of ecological disaster, and the increasing precarious state of the environment itself as a result of human interventio ...

            ISBN 9780367271053
            Published 2 July 2019 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Routledge Studies in World Literatures and the Environment
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            Middle English Literature: A Critical Study of the Romances, the Religious Lyrics, and Piers Plowman

            Middle English Literature: A Critical Study of the Romances, the Religious Lyrics, and Piers Plowman (Hardback)

            By Kane, George

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            Originally published in 1951 Middle English Literature applies methods of literary evaluation to certain Middle English works. Arguing that previous literary criticism has largely focused on the commentary of their historical, social, philological and religious content, the book ...

            ISBN 9780367187156
            Published 2 August 2019 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World
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