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"Taken by the Devil": The Censorship of Frank Wedekind and Alban Berg's Lulu

ISBN : 9780190069865

Price(incl.tax): 
¥8,470
Author: 
Margaret Notley
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Nov 2019
Series
AMS Studies in Music
Censorship had an extraordinary impact on Alban Berg's operaLulu, composed by the Austrian during the politically tumultuous years spanning 1929 to 1935. Based on plays by Frank Wedekind that were rep ... Read more

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"To Save Humanity": What Matters Most for a Healthy Future

ISBN : 9780190221546

Price(incl.tax): 
¥4,917
Author: 
Julio Frenk; Steven Hoffman
Pages
234 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Jun 2015
"The UN was not created to take mankind to heaven, but to save humanity from hell." -Dag Hammarskjold, United Nations Secretary-General 1953-1961 The turn of the 21st century was an objective low po ... Read more

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"Why I Became an Occupational Physician" and Other Occupational Health Stories

ISBN : 9780198862543

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¥5,478
Author: 
John Hobson; The Society of Occupational Medicine
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
171 x 246 mm
Pub date
Jul 2020
"Why I Became an Occupational Physician" and Other Occupational Health Stories brings together an edited collection of the short articles published in the journal Occupational Medicine between 2002 an ... Read more

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'a Journey from Tete to Zumbo' by Albino Manoel Pacheco

ISBN : 9780197265604

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¥8,217
Author: 
Malyn Newitt
Pages
220 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
Feb 2014
Series
Fontes Historiae Africanae, New Series: Sources of African History
Albino Manoel Pacheco was sent in 1861-2 to re-establish the Portuguese settlement at Zumbo at a time when Livingstone's Zambesi Expedition was still very active in the region. He wrote an account of ... Read more

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'All manner of industry and ingenuity': A bio-bibliography of Thomas Willis 1621 - 1675

ISBN : 9780198795391

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¥18,260
Author: 
Alastair Compston
Pages
800 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
171 x 246 mm
Pub date
Jun 2021
This book celebrates the quatercentenary of the birth of Thomas Willis on 27 January 1621. As a physician in Oxford, Willis's work in the 1650s provides an example of rural medical practice in early m ... Read more

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'And I quote...': A history of using other people's words

ISBN : 9780198766759

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¥3,102
Author: 
Elizabeth Knowles
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Sep 2018
An accessible account of an area of language in which we all have an interest: as Ralph Waldo Emerson says, 'we all quote.' Elizabeth Knowles is the editor of the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, a ... Read more

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'Black but Human': Slavery and Visual Arts in Hapsburg Spain, 1480-1700

ISBN : 9780198767978

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¥13,695
Author: 
Carmen Fracchia
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2019
Black but Human' is the first study to focus on the visual representations of African slaves and ex-slaves in Spain during the Hapsburg dynasty. The Afro-Hispanic proverb 'Black but Human' is the main ... Read more

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'Grooming' and the Sexual Abuse of Children: Institutional, Internet, and Familial Dimensions

ISBN : 9780199583720

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¥14,058
Author: 
Anne Marie McAlinden
Pages
392 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 221 mm
Pub date
Dec 2012
Series
Clarendon Studies in Criminology
'Grooming' and the Sexual Abuse of Children: Institutional, Internet and Familial Dimensions critically examines the official and popular discourses on grooming, predominantly framed within the contex ... Read more

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'Grossly Material Things': Women and Book Production in Early Modern England

ISBN : 9780199651580

Price(incl.tax): 
¥16,621
Author: 
Helen Smith
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 221 mm
Pub date
May 2012
In A Room of One's Own, Virginia Woolf described fictions as 'grossly material things', rooted in their physical and economic contexts. This book takes Woolf's brief hint as its starting point, asking ... Read more

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'I Hope I Don't Intrude': Privacy and its Dilemmas in Nineteenth-Century Britain

ISBN : 9780198725039

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¥4,565
Author: 
David Vincent
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
179 x 240 mm
Pub date
May 2015
'I Hope I Don't Intrude' takes its title from the catch-phrase of the eponymous hero of the 1825 play Paul Pry, which was an immense success on the London stage and then rapidly in New York and around ... Read more

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