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Achilles in Love: Intertextual Studies

ISBN : 9780199603626

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¥19,173
Author: 
Marco Fantuzzi
Pages
338 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 221 mm
Pub date
Dec 2012
Achilles in Love: Intertextual Studies traces the escapades of Achilles' erotic history, whether in same-sex or opposite-sex relationships, and how they were developed and revealed, or elided and conc ... Read more

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Acts of Desire: Women and Sex on Stage 1800-1930

ISBN : 9780199691357

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¥14,421
Author: 
Sos Eltis
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 240 mm
Pub date
Apr 2013
From seduced maidens to adulterous wives, bigamists, courtesans, kept women and streetwalkers, the so-called 'fallen woman' was a ubiquitous and enduring figure on the Victorian and Edwardian stage. ... Read more

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Adam Bede

ISBN : 9780199203475

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¥1,639
Author: 
George Eliot; Carol A. Martin
Pages
592 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
May 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Eliot's first full-length novel, Adam Bede paints a powerful portrait of rural life, seduction, faith, and redemption. This is the first edition based on Eliot's final revision of the nov ... Read more

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Adopting America: Childhood, Kinship, and National Identity in Literature

ISBN : 9780199779390

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¥12,628
Author: 
Carol J. Singley
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
159 x 239 mm
Pub date
May 2011
American literature abounds with orphans who experience adoption or placements that resemble adoption. These stories do more than recount adventures of children living away from home. They tell an Ame ... Read more

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Adulthood and Other Fictions: American Literature and the Unmaking of Age

ISBN : 9780198831884

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¥10,043
Author: 
Sari Edelstein
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Dec 2018
While the field of childhood studies has blossomed in recent years, few scholars have taken up the question of age more broadly as a lens for reading American literature. Adulthood and Other Fictions ... Read more

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Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

ISBN : 9780199536559

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¥1,089
Author: 
Mark Twain; Emory Elliott
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Jun 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
You don't know about me, without you have read a book by the name of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer", but that ain't no matter. So begins, in characteristic fashion, one of the greatest American novels ... Read more

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Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris: A Cultural History of Euripides' Black Sea Tragedy

ISBN : 9780195392890

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¥11,858
Author: 
Edith Hall
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
167 x 240 mm
Pub date
Jan 2013
Human sacrifice, a spirited heroine, a quest ending in a hairsbreadth escape, the touching reunion of long-lost siblings, and exquisite poetry-these features have historically made Euripides' Iphigeni ... Read more

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Adverse Genres in Fernando Pessoa

ISBN : 9780195391213

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¥12,628
Author: 
K. David Jackson
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
170 x 246 mm
Pub date
Oct 2010
This book is an introduction to and interpretation of the world of Fernando Pessoa (1888-1935), one of the most fascinating and complex figures in European literary modernism and the avant-garde. Rai ... Read more

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Aeneid

ISBN : 9780199231959

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¥1,639
Author: 
Virgil; Frederick Ahl
Pages
544 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jul 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
A new verse translation of Virgil's Aeneid, the only one to use the same poetic metre as Virgil and to explore the subtleties of Virgil's wordplay. Ahl's translation captures the excitement and d ... Read more

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Aesop's Fables

ISBN : 9780199540754

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¥1,463
Author: 
Aesop; Laura Gibbs
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Apr 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The story goes that a sow who had delivered a whole litter of piglets loudly accosted a lioness. "How many children do you breed?" asked the sow. "I breed only one", said the lioness, "but it is very ... Read more

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