Literature & literary studies

Shakespeare's Second Tetralogy (The Connell Guide to)

Cedric Watts

Format: Paperback

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An entertaining and erudite guide to Shakespeare's great sequence of history plays, culminating in Henry V, and to what the plays tell us about the public and private lives of politicians.

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Mansfield Park (The Connell Guide to)

John Sutherland, Jolyon Connell

Format: Paperback

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John Wiltshire, one of the most original critics of Jane Austen, argues not only that Mansfield Park is one of the great 19th century novels but that it has been completely misunderstood by most critics.

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The Merchant of Venice (The Connell Guide to)

Michael Neill

Format: Paperback

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In this short but comprehensive study, Michael Neill draws on a dazzling array of critics to tell us what Shakespeares most controversial play is really about and what it tells about the world.

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Persuasion (The Connell Guide to)

John Wiltshire

Format: Paperback

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John Wiltshire, one of the best and most thoughtful modern critics of Jane Austen, shows why her last novel, Persuasion, is rated so highly by readers and academics alike.

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Julius Caesar (The Connell Guide to)

Andrew James Hartley

Format: Paperback

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Andrew Hartley analyses one of Shakespeare's most popular plays - one which is full of famous lines - and tells what critics have made of it through the ages.

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The Beekeeper of Sinjar

Dunya Mikhail, translated by Max Weiss

Format: Paperback

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Either we die here, or we escape together.

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Four Quartets

T. S. Eliot

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $32.99

75th anniversary edition of Eliot's culminating poetic achievement.

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Faber & Faber

Toby Faber

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A vibrant history of the London publishing house Faber and Faber told in its own words. Published to celebrate Faber's 90th anniversary, this is for readers who love books and are curious about the business of writing.

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Being Various

Various

NZD $32.99

Edited by prize-winning author and playwright Lucy Caldwell, Being Various brings together original stories from Ireland's current golden age of writing with some exciting new voices, never before published.

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Outpost

Dan Richards

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $36.99

An exploration of the outposts set along the edges of civilisation and the impact that visiting these has on the human spirit, from the co-author of Holloway.

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