Books by Publisher: University of Ottawa Press

    Death Sentences

    By Suzanne Myre

    Paperback Save £1.04 = £12.95

    A woman contemplates the deadly consequences of a croissant. Children's fates are intertwined with a Rottweiler's. Witty and refreshing, with unpredictable plots and quirky characters, Death Sentences intrigue and entertain.

    In Ballast to the White Sea

    By Malcolm Lowry

    Paperback £22.71

    This is the first edition of In Ballast to the White Sea, the autobiographical novel by Malcolm Lowry, known to most only through the highly romanticized story of its loss in a fire. In fact, the typescript itself has probably been read by at most a dozen people since Lowry...

    Homelessness & Health in Canada

    By Manal Guirguis-Younger

    Paperback Save £5.54 = £26.46

    Explores the social, structural, and environmental factors that shape the health of homeless persons in Canada. Covering a range of topics from youth homelessness to end-of-life care, this book outlines policy and practice recommendations to respond to the ongoing public health crisis.

    Home Ground and Foreign Territory: Essays on Early Canadian Literature

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £20.45

    The first multi-disciplinary collection of essays to focus exclusively on early Canadian literature with the aim of reassessing the field and proposing new approaches.

    Old Man\'s Playing Ground: Gaming and Trade on the Plains/Plateau Frontier

    By Gabriel M. Yanicki

    Paperback Save £7.54 = £32.46

    Oral traditions of the Piikani, together with textual records spanning centuries, reveal the enduring cultural significance of prehistoric intergroup trading and gaming grounds.

    The Hermes Complex: Philosophical Reflections on Translation

    By Charles Le Blanc

    Hardback Save £1.92 = £15.58

    The English translation of the winner of the Victor Barbeau Prizeand finalist of the Governor General's Literary Award.

    Charcot in Morocco

    By Jean-Martin Charcot

    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    Dr. Jean-Martin Charcot's travel diary of his 1887 trip to Morocco, which presents his personal reflections on the "Orient" and its inhabitants.

    Second Finding

    By Barbara Folkart

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £20.45

    The translation of poetry has always fascinated the theorists, as the chances of replicating in another language the one-off resonance of music, imagery, and truth values of a poem are negligible. This title offers essays that focus on the poetically viable translation - the derived poem that, while resonating with...

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