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English miscellaneous writings

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 Tale of a Tub and Other Works

ISBN : 9780199549788

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¥1,639
Author: 
Jonathan Swift; Angus Ross; David Woolley
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 197 mm
Pub date
Jul 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
A Tale of a Tub is the masterpiece of Swift's earlier years. It is presented here with The Battle of the Books, The Mechanical Operation of the Spirit, and the Additions.  &n ... Read more

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A Tongue Not Mine: Beckett and Translation

ISBN : 9780199608256

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¥17,534
Author: 
Sinead Mooney
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
149 x 219 mm
Pub date
May 2011
Series
Oxford English Monographs
A Tongue Not Mine examines the significance of bilingualism, translation, and self-translation in the work of Samuel Beckett. After a mid-career adoption of French as a language of composition, Becket ... Read more

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Abyssinia's Samuel Johnson: Ethiopian Thought in the Making of an English Author

ISBN : 9780199793211

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¥13,398
Author: 
Wendy Laura Belcher
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
195 x 237 mm
Pub date
Jun 2012
As a very young man, one of the most celebrated English authors of the eighteenth century translated a tome about Ethiopia. This experience permanently marked Samuel Johnson, leaving traces of the Afr ... Read more

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Authors in Context: Oscar Wilde

ISBN : 9780199555215

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¥1,639
Author: 
John Sloan
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Feb 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Authors in Context examines the work of major writers in relation to their own time and to the present day. Combining history with lively literary discussion, each volume provides comprehensive insigh ... Read more

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Byron's Letters and Journals: A New Selection

ISBN : 9780198806448

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¥2,739
Author: 
Richard Lansdown
Pages
560 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2017
Alongside Jane Austen, the Bronte sisters, and Oscar Wilde, Lord Byron possesses a star-quality unlike other classic British authors. His life as poet, philanderer, homosexual, and freedom fighter is ... Read more

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Ceremonies of Bravery: Oscar Wilde, Carlos Blacker, and the Dreyfus Affair

ISBN : 9780199660827

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¥6,391
Author: 
J. Robert Maguire
Pages
280 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
143 x 223 mm
Pub date
Jan 2013
Ceremonies of Bravery is a study of the friendship between the prolific writer Oscar Wilde and Carlos Blacker. The two men met in the 1880s, the period when Wilde was judged by many to be 'at his bes ... Read more

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Charles Williams: The Third Inkling

ISBN : 9780199284153

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¥4,565
Author: 
Grevel Lindop
Pages
544 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 236 mm
Pub date
Oct 2015
This is the first full biography of Charles Williams (1886-1945), an extraordinary and controversial figure who was a central member of the Inklings-the group of Oxford writers that included C.S. Lewi ... Read more

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Chesterton and the Romance of Orthodoxy: The Making of GKC, 1874-1908

ISBN : 9780199582013

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¥4,103
Author: 
William Oddie
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2010
On the publication of Orthodoxy in 1908, Wilfrid Ward hailed G. K. Chesterton as a prophetic figure whose thought was to be classed with that Burke, Butler, Coleridge, and John Henry Newman. When Ches ... Read more

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Confessions of an English Opium-Eater and Other Writings

ISBN : 9780199600618

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¥1,463
Author: 
Thomas De Quincey; Robert Morrison
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
135 x 196 mm
Pub date
Feb 2013
Series
Oxford World's Classics
I took it: - and in an hour, oh! Heavens! what a revulsion! what an upheaving, from its lowest depths, of the inner spirit! what an apocalypse of the world within me!' Thomas De Quincey's Confessio ... Read more

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