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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 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...
The Decay Of Lying
Life imitates Art far more than Art imitates Life'The two works brought together here, 'The Decay of...
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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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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Think, Write, Speak: Uncollected Essays, Reviews, Interviews and Letters to the Editor
'Masterly, hilarious, truly insightful.' - Philip Hensher, The SpectatorA Times Literary Supplement...
€19.20 -10%
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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Lectures on Shakespeare
“W. H. Auden, poet and critic, will conduct a course on Shakespeare at the New School for Social Res...
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On the Shoulders of Giants
The final collection of essays from the internationally acclaimed and bestselling author of The Name...
€42.00 -10%


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