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English & Old English literatures

'Lords of Wine and Oile': Community and Conviviality in the Poetry of Robert Herrick

ISBN : 9780199604777

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¥16,434
Author: 
Ruth Connolly; Tom Cain
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
142 x 217 mm
Pub date
Sep 2011
'Lords of Wine and Oile' provides a long overdue book-length appraisal of the major seventeenth-century poet Robert Herrick. The collection reads his poetry in the context of his literary, musical, po ... Read more

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'Strandentwining Cable': Joyce, Flaubert, and Intertextuality

ISBN : 9780199693788

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¥16,797
Author: 
Scarlett Baron
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 223 mm
Pub date
Nov 2011
Series
Oxford English Monographs
'Strandentwining Cable' explores the works of two of the most admired and mythologized masters of nineteenth- and twentieth-century prose: Gustave Flaubert (1822-1880) and James Joyce (1882-1941). Thi ... Read more

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'Tis Pity She's a Whore and Other Plays

ISBN : 9780199553860

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¥1,826
Author: 
John Ford; Marion Lomax
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 197 mm
Pub date
Jul 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Ford wrote darkly about sexual and political passion, despair, thwarted ambition, and incest. This selection also shows his ability to portray the poignancy of love as well as write entertaining come ... Read more

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'Ungainefull Arte': Poetry, Patronage, and Print in the Early Modern Era

ISBN : 9780198716525

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¥13,145
Author: 
Richard A. McCabe
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Feb 2016
From antiquity to the Renaissance the pursuit of patronage was central to the literary career, yet relationships between poets and patrons were commonly conflicted, if not antagonistic, necessitating ... Read more

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21st-Century Oxford Authors: Samuel Johnson

ISBN : 9780199609512

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¥17,347
Author: 
David Womersley
Pages
550 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Dec 2015
Series
21st Century Oxford Authors
The Samuel Johnson volume in the 21st-Century Oxford Authors series offers a generous selection of Johnson's most important writings, drawn from all periods of his life. It reflects almost completely ... Read more

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A Book of Homage to Shakespeare

ISBN : 9780198769699

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¥24,189
Author: 
Sir Israel Gollancz
Pages
638 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
224 x 281 mm
Pub date
Apr 2016
On 23 April 1916, Oxford University Press published a magnificent volume entitled A Book of Homage to Shakespeare, edited by Professor Israel Gollancz. Created to mark the Tercentenary of Shakespeare' ... Read more

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A Chaucer Glossary

ISBN : 9780198111719

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¥7,304
Author: 
Norman Davis; et al.
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jul 1979
This Glossary, designed as a practical aid to the reading of Chaucer, is intended to be serviceable with any of the widely read editions. Its primary aim is to explain the meanings of words and phrase ... Read more

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A Child of the Jago

ISBN : 9780199605514

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¥1,639
Author: 
Arthur Morrison; Peter Miles
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Feb 2012
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The Jago had got him, and it held him fast.' In the worst of London's East End slums, in an area called the Jago, young Dicky Perrott is used to a life of poverty, crime, and violence. Gang warfa ... Read more

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A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Books

ISBN : 9780199536306

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¥1,463
Author: 
Robert Douglas-Fairhurst
Pages
496 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
May 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
A new single-volume edition of all Dickens's Christmas books, with a selection of the original illustrations and a full critical introdution. New edition includes a selection of 20 of the origina ... Read more

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A Christmas Carol: and Other Christmas Stories

ISBN : 9780198822394

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¥2,739
Author: 
Charles Dickens; Robert Douglas-Fairhurst
Pages
496 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Sep 2018
Series
Oxford World's Classics Hardbacks
A single-volume edition of all Dickens's Christmas books, with a selection of 20 the original illustrations and a full critical introduction. An excellent introduction by Robert Douglas-Fairhurst ... Read more

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