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We, Robots: Artificial Intelligence in 100 Stories
To ready us for the inevitable, here are 100 of the best short stories ever written – most of them b...
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The Cambridge Greek Lexicon 2 Volume Hardback Set
The Cambridge Greek Lexicon is based upon principles differing from those of existing Greek lexica....
Eva Palmer Sikelianos: A Life in Ruins
One of the Times Literary Supplement's Books of the Year 2019The first biography of a visionary twen...
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Brief Notes on the Art and Manner of Arranging One's Books
A problem of space first of all, then a problem of order'One of the most singular and extravagant im...
The Decay Of Lying
Life imitates Art far more than Art imitates Life'The two works brought together here, 'The Decay of...
The Narrative of Trajan's Column (Penguin Great Ideas)
When the last fire goes out, time too will be finished'Italo Calvino was one of the most joyful and...
Kafka's Last Trial: The Case of a Literary Legacy
'A highly entertaining story of literary friendship, epic legal battles and cultural politics centre...
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The Ancient Greek Hero in 24 Hours
What does it mean to be a hero? The ancient Greeks who gave us Achilles and Odysseus had a very diff...
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The Materialities of Greek Tragedy: Objects and Affect in Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides
Situated within contemporary posthumanism, this volume offers theoretical and practical approaches t...
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For all that has been written about the author of the Divine Comedy, Dante Alighieri (1265–1321) rem...
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Becoming George Orwell: Life and Letters, Legend and Legacy
Is George Orwell the most influential writer who ever lived? Yes, according to John Rodden’s provoca...
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Lectures on Dostoevsky
Joseph Frank (1918–2013) was perhaps the most important Dostoevsky biographer, scholar, and critic o...
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Think, Write, Speak: Uncollected Essays, Reviews, Interviews and Letters to the Editor
'Masterly, hilarious, truly insightful.' - Philip Hensher, The SpectatorA Times Literary Supplement...
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Virgil (Understanding Classics)
The works of Virgil (70–19 BCE) define the 'golden age' of Latin poetry and have inspired a long tra...
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Long Live Latin: The Pleasures of a Useless Language
Virgil gave us the Aeneid, and Ovid the Metamorphoses; Lucretius analysed the material world and Cae...
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