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Baudelaire in Song: 1880-1930

ISBN : 9780198794691

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¥10,043
Author: 
Helen Abbott
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Nov 2017
Why do we find it hard to explain what happens when words are set to music? This study looks at the kind of language we use to describe word/music relations, both in the academic literature and in man ... Read more

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Bel-Ami

ISBN : 9780199553938

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¥1,639
Author: 
Guy de Maupassant; Margaret Mauldon; Robert Lethbridge
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 195 mm
Pub date
Sep 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
His rise testifies to the decline of a whole society.' Jean-Paul Sartre Maupassant's second novel, Bel-Ami (1885) is the story of a ruthlessly ambitious young man (Georges Duroy, christened 'Bel-A ... Read more

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Britannicus, Phaedra, Athaliah

ISBN : 9780199555994

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¥1,826
Author: 
Jean Racine; C. H. Sisson
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
131 x 196 mm
Pub date
Feb 2001
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Jean Racine (1639-99) remains to this day the greatest of French poetic dramatists. Britannicus (1669), the first play in this volume, takes its themes from Roman history: the setting is bloody and tr ... Read more

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Candide and Other Stories

ISBN : 9780199535613

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¥1,089
Author: 
Voltaire; Roger Pearson
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Apr 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
If this is the best of all possible worlds, then what must the others be like?' Young Candide is tossed on a hilarious tide of misfortune, experiencing the full horror and injustice of this 'best o ... Read more

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Carmen and Other Stories

ISBN : 9780199540440

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¥1,826
Author: 
Prosper Merimee; Nicholas Jotcham
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
127 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jun 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Carmen, Merimee's classic tale of passion and power, provided the inspiration for one of the world's most enduringly popular operas, and numerous films. Like Carmen, the other stories in this book, i ... Read more

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Collected Maxims and Other Reflections

ISBN : 9780199540006

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¥1,826
Author: 
Francoi de La Rochefoucauld; E. H. Blackmore; A. M. Blackmore; Francine Giguere
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
May 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Our virtues are, most often, only vices in disguise.' Deceptively brief and insidiously easy to read, La Rochefoucauld's shrewd, unflattering analyses of human behaviour have influenced writers, thin ... Read more

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Collected Poems

ISBN : 9780199538959

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¥1,826
Author: 
Arthur Rimbaud; Martin Sorrell
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Feb 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Rimbaud, the poet of revolt, and the greatest' Albert Camus Rimbaud is the enfant terrible of French literature, the precocious genius whose extraordinary poetry is revolutionary in its visionary, ha ... Read more

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Collected Poems and Other Verse

ISBN : 9780199537921

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¥1,826
Author: 
Stephane Mallarme
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 195 mm
Pub date
Nov 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
sense too definite cancels your indistinct literature' Stephane Mallarme was the most radically innovative of nineteenth-century poets. His writings, with their richly sensuous texture and air of slyl ... Read more

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Confessions

ISBN : 9780199540037

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¥2,189
Author: 
Jean-Jacques Rousseau; Patrick Coleman; Angela Scholar
Pages
720 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
May 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
No one can write a man's life except himself.' In his Confessions Jean-Jacques Rousseau tells the story of his life, from the formative experience of his humble childhood in Geneva, through the achiev ... Read more

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Corinne: or Italy

ISBN : 9780199554607

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¥2,002
Author: 
Madame De Stael; Sylvia Raphael
Pages
464 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 198 mm
Pub date
Oct 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Look at her, she is the image of our beautiful Italy.' Corinne, or Italy (1807) is both the story of a love affair between Oswald, Lord Nelvil and a beautiful poetess, and an homage to the landscap ... Read more

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