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German & related literatures

'Why is Your Axe Bloody?': A Reading of Njals Saga

ISBN : 9780198704843

Price(incl.tax): 
¥12,733
Author: 
William Ian Miller
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
171 x 238 mm
Pub date
Jul 2014
Njals saga, the greatest of the sagas of the Icelanders, was written around 1280. It tells the story of a complex feud, that starts innocently enough in a tiff over seating arrangement at a local feas ... Read more

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'Why is Your Axe Bloody?: A Reading of Njals Saga

ISBN : 9780198768920

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¥4,752
Author: 
William Ian Miller
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2016
Nijals saga the greatest of the sagas of the Icelanders, was written around 1280. It tells the story of a complex feud, that starts innocently enough in a tiff over seating arrangement at a local feas ... Read more

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A Hunger Artist and Other Stories

ISBN : 9780199600922

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¥1,793
Author: 
Franz Kafka; Joyce Crick
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Apr 2012
Series
Oxford World's Classics
'In recent decades, interest in hunger artists has greatly diminished.' Kafka published two collections of short stories in his lifetime, A Country Doctor: Little Tales (1919) and A Hunger Artist: Fo ... Read more

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An Enemy of the People, the Wild Duck, Rosmersholm: WITH The Wild Duck: AND Rosmersholm

ISBN : 9780199539130

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¥1,609
Author: 
Henrik Ibsen; James McFarlane
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Mar 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Written in the aftermath of hostile criticism of Ghosts, Ibsen's three plays all deal with the moral courage needed to tell the truth. They are peopled not by symbolic figures and abstract concepts, b ... Read more

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Berlin Tales

ISBN : 9780199559381

Price(incl.tax): 
¥1,966
Author: 
Helen Constantine; Lyn Marven
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Jun 2009
Evocative stories from contemporary and twentieth-century Berlin that will enchant the visitor and armchair traveller alike Photographs, a map, and a timeline will complement the stories and crea ... Read more

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Beyond the Northlands: Viking Voyages and the Old Norse Sagas

ISBN : 9780198701293

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¥2,689
Author: 
Eleanor Rosamund Barraclough
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Oct 2018
In the dying days of the eighth century, the Vikings erupted onto the international stage with brutal raids and slaughter. The medieval Norsemen may be best remembered as monk murderers and village pi ... Read more

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Beyond the Northlands: Viking Voyages and the Old Norse Sagas

ISBN : 9780198701248

Price(incl.tax): 
¥4,482
Author: 
Eleanor Rosamund Barraclough
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
In the dying days of the eighth century, the Vikings erupted onto the international stage with brutal raids and slaughter. The medieval Norsemen may be best remembered as monk murderers and village pi ... Read more

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Characters Before Copyright: The Rise and Regulation of Fan Fiction in Eighteenth-Century Germany

ISBN : 9780198831976

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¥9,860
Author: 
Matthew H. Birkhold
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2019
How did authors control the literary fates of fictional characters before the existence of copyright? Could a second author do anything with another author's character? Situated between the decline of ... Read more

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Copenhagen Tales

ISBN : 9780199689118

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¥1,966
Author: 
Helen Constantine; Lotte Shankland
Pages
376 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 195 mm
Pub date
Nov 2014
The first English-language anthology set in Copenhagen Introduces some of the finest contemporary Danish writers to an English speaking audience Provides new translations of classic short stori ... Read more

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Danton's Death, Leonce and Lena, Woyzeck

ISBN : 9780199540358

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¥1,609
Author: 
Georg Buchner; Victor Price
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jun 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
George Duchner died in 1837 at a tragically early age, and his three works for the stage remained virtually unknown for half a century. Today all three, especially Danton's Death, his great play about ... Read more

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