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            Storyland: A New Mythology of Britain

            Storyland: A New Mythology of Britain (Paperback)

            By Jeffs, Amy

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            A vivid and beautifully illustrated mythology of the British Isles - reframing ancient stories that deal with human themes of extinction, connection to landscape, parenthood, defiance, love and loss.

            ISBN 9781529408003
            Released NZ 9 Aug 2022
            Publisher Quercus Publishing Plc
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            Looking for Theophrastus: Travels in Search of a Lost Philosopher
             

            Looking for Theophrastus: Travels in Search of a Lost Philosopher (Hardback, Main)

            By Beatty, Laura

            • RRP: $39.99
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            A strange, wild, brilliant personal journey - across land and through time - in which Laura Beatty travels back two thousand years to rescue from obscurity Aristotle's friend and Chaucer's inspiration, the forgotten philosopher who grandfathered botany and the English novel.

            ISBN 9781838954369
            Released NZ 5 Jul 2022
            Publisher Atlantic Books
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            35 In-stock at supplier; ships 7-14 working days
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            Odyssey

            Odyssey (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            By Homer; Translated by Lombardo, Stanley; Introduction by Murnaghan, Sheila

            • RRP: $21.99
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            Stanley Lombardo's translation of Homer's classic work aims to offer the distinctive speed and clarity of his other translations.

            ISBN 9780872204843
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2000
            Publisher Misc - NewSouth
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Hackett Classics
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            Re-using Manuscripts in Late Medieval England: Repairing, Recycling, Sharing
               

            Re-using Manuscripts in Late Medieval England: Repairing, Recycling, Sharing (Hardback)

            By Ryley, Hannah

            • RRP: $307.99
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            • Pub Date
              16 Aug 22

            A fresh appraisal of late medieval manuscript culture in England, examining the ways in which people sustained older books, exploring the practices and processes by which manuscripts were crafted, mended, protected, marked, gifted and shared

            ISBN 9781914049064
            Publisher York Medieval Press
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Series York Manuscript and Early Print Studies
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            Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 16 Aug 2022
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            Orpheus: The Song of Life
             

            Orpheus: The Song of Life (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wroe, Ann

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            For at least two and a half millennia, the figure of Orpheus has haunted humanity. Half-man, half-god, musician, magician, theologian, poet and lover, his story never leaves us. The author goes in search of Orpheus, from the forests where he walked and the mountains where he wors...hipped to the artefacts, texts and philosophies built up round him.
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            ISBN 9781845951689
            Released NZ 15 Jul 2012
            Publisher Vintage
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            Storyland: A New Mythology of Britain
             

            Storyland: A New Mythology of Britain (Hardback)

            By Jeffs, Amy

            • RRP: $60.00
            • $48.00
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            A vivid and beautifully illustrated mythology of the British Isles - reframing ancient stories that deal with human themes of extinction, connection to landscape, parenthood, defiance, love and loss.

            ISBN 9781529407976
            Released NZ 29 Mar 2022
            Publisher Quercus Publishing Plc
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Availability
            22 In stock at supplier; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Dante's Divine Trilogy
             

            Dante's Divine Trilogy (Paperback, Main - Canons)

            By Gray, Alasdair; Alighieri, Dante

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            Alasdair Gray's remarkable retelling of Dante's Divine Comedy; this edition brings Gray's Hell, Purgatory and Paradise together into a single edition for the first time

            ISBN 9781786897022
            Publisher Canongate Books Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Canons
            Language (English)
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            Virgil: A Life

            Virgil: A Life (Paperback)

            By Levi, Peter

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            Peter Levi teases a remarkably vivid life from Virgil's poems, a life-long study of poetry and the few facts that have come down to us through Suetonius.

            ISBN 9781848859043
            Released NZ 15 Feb 2012
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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            Homer: A Beginner's Guide

            Homer: A Beginner's Guide (Paperback)

            By Barker, Elton T. E.; Christensen, Joel P.

            • RRP: $22.99
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            An invitation to discover the two most enduring and exciting stories ever to have been told

            ISBN 9781780742298
            Released NZ 6 Jun 2013
            Publisher Oneworld Publications
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Beginner's Guides
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            Heroines of Olympus: The Women of Greek Mythology
             

            Heroines of Olympus: The Women of Greek Mythology (Hardback)

            By Mackin Roberts, Ellie

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            Illustrations accompany a fictional rewriting of each of 50 women's stories, followed by a critical analysis of their role in the mythological canon.

            ISBN 9781787394926
            Released NZ 18 Dec 2020
            Publisher Welbeck Publishing Group
            Interest Age General Audience
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            525 In-stock at supplier; ships 7-14 working days
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