ABC of Modern Biography

Hans Renders,Nigel Hamilton

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"Twelfth Night"

William Shakespeare

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Robinson Crusoe

Daniel Defoe,James Kelly

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This book gives an informed and compelling insight into the modern biography, exploring its history and different components such as genre, points of view, the lives of famous biographers themselves, and other aspects through an alphabetical structure. En savoir plus

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Critically acclaimed as one of Shakespeare's most complex and intriguing plays, 'Twelfth Night' is a classic romantic comedy of mistaken identities. This book explores the factors that make up the play's textual, theatrical, critical and cultural history. It surveys the play's production and reception and emphasizes the role of the spectator. En savoir plus

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Primarily for undergraduate students and teachers of English literature, English language, and creative writing, the second edition of this valuable textbook sets the complete span of English literature within its social and historical contexts, from Anglo-Saxon runes to postcolonial rap, in a highly structured, user-friendly and stimulating way. En savoir plus

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This new edition of Defoe's masterpiece includes a lively introduction by Tom Keymer, full notes and useful appendices, including a chronology of the action of the story and Defoe's most sustained commentary on it. En savoir plus
 
 
 
 

Orwell on Truth

George Orwell

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Emma

Jane Austen

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Hamlet: The Oxford Shakespeare

William Shakespeare

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Sicilian Romance

Ann Radcliffe

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'Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two equals four. If that is granted, all else follows.' This selection of George Orwell's writing, from both his novels and non-fiction, gathers together his thoughts on the subject of truth. It ranges from discussion of personal honesty and morality, to freedom of speech and political propaganda. Orwell's unique clarity of thought and illuminating scepticism provide the perfect defence against our post-truth world of fake news and confusion. 'The ... En savoir plus

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Emma is considered by many to be Austen's finest and most representative novel. The story of Emma Woodhouse's matchmaking, and her awakening to the true feelings of others as well as herself, is told with consummate wit and humour. This new edition contains lively notes and an introduction that explores how Austen transmutes the everyday into the revelatory. En savoir plus

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Odes and Epodes

Horace

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Virgil Opera

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Odyssey

Homer

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Devotion

Patti Smith

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The poetry of Horace (born 65 B.C.) is richly varied, its focus moving between public and private concerns, urban and rural settings, Stoic Epicurean and thought. This translation offers the Latin text with English translation on facing pages. En savoir plus

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The Oxford Classical Texts, or Scriptorum Classicorum Bibliotheca Oxoniensis, are renowned for their reliability and presentation. The series consists of a text without commentary but with a brief apparatus criticus at the front of each page. There are now over 100 volumes, representing the greater part of classical Greek and Latin literature. En savoir plus

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Describes the adventures of Odysseus, Greek warrior, as he strives to return to his home island of Ithaca after the Trojan War. This poem also describes his endurance, his love for his wife and son. En savoir plus

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From the renowned artist and author Patti Smith, an inspired exploration of the nature of creative invention En savoir plus
 
 
 
 

Odyssey: A Father, A Son and an Epic

Daniel Mendelsohn

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Life in the Garden

Penelope Lively

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Uncle Tom's Cabin

Harriet Beecher Stowe

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Tyrant

Stephen Greenblatt

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SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE 2017 SHORTLISTED FOR THE LONDON HELLENIC PRIZE 2017 WINNER OF THE PRIX MEDITERRANEE 2018 From the award-winning, best-selling writer: a deeply moving tale of a father and son's transformative journey in reading - and reliving - Homer's epic masterpiece. En savoir plus

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'Brilliant' - Sunday Times How does a truly disastrous leader - a sociopath, a demagogue, a tyrant - come to power? En savoir plus
 
 
 
 

Jane Austen at Home

Lucy Worsley

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princess saves herself in this one

Amanda Lovelace

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Goodbye to All That

Robert Graves

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Written World

Martin Puchner

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Historian Lucy Worsley visits Jane Austen at home, exploring the author's life through the places which meant the most to her. En savoir plus

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the princess saves herself in this one is a collection of poetry about resilience. It is about writing your own ending. En savoir plus

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In 1929 the author went to live abroad permanently, vowing 'never to make England my home again'. This book is an account of his life up until that 'bitter leave-taking': from his childhood and desperately unhappy school days at Charterhouse, to his time serving as a young officer in the First World War that was to haunt him throughout his life. En savoir plus

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