Books by Publisher: VINTAGE

    Trainspotting

    By Irvine Welsh

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    The bestselling novel by Irvine Welsh that provided the inspiration for Danny Boyle's hit filmChoose us. Choose rotting away, pishing and shiteing yersel in a home, a total fuckin embarrassment tae the selfish, fucked-up brats ye've produced.

    Voss

    By Patrick White

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ROBERT MACFARLANESet in nineteenth-century Australia, Voss is the story of the secret passion between an explorer and a naive young woman. Voss sets out to cross the continent, and as hardships, mutiny and betrayal whittle away his power to endure and to lead, his attachment to...

    Fear Of Flying

    By Erica Jong

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    The modern classic that changed the way we thought about sex`Bigamy is having one husband too many. Five years of marriage have made her itchy - itchy for men, and itchy for solitude.

    The Marriage Of Cadmus And Harmony

    By Roberto Calasso

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    Forming an active link in a chain that reaches back through Ovid's METAMORPHOSES directly to Homer, Roberto Calasso's re-exploration of the fantastic fables and mysteries we may only think we know explodes the entire world of Greek mythology, pieces it back together, and presents it to us in a new,...

    Songs Of Enchantment

    By Ben Okri

    Paperback £8.45

    One great thought can change the dreams of the world. One great action, lived out all the way to the sea, can change the history of the world. The adventures of Azaro, the spirit child, continue. From the bestselling author of The Famished Road comes this radiant sequel.

    Roots

    By Alex Haley

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    Now a major BBC drama starring Forest Whitaker, Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Laurence FishburneTracing his ancestry through six generations - slaves and freedmen, farmers and blacksmiths, lawyers and architects - back to Africa, Alex Haley discovered a sixteen-year-old youth, Kunta Kinte.

    Culture And Imperialism

    By Edward W. Said

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Following his profoundly influential study, Orientalism, Edward Said now examines western culture. From Jane Austen to Salman Rushdie, from Yeats to media coverage of the Gulf War, Culture and Imperialism is a broad, fierce and wonderfully readable account of the roots of imperialism in European culture.

    Woodbrook

    By David Thomson

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Woodbrook is a rare house that gives its name to a small, rural area in Ireland, not far from the old port of Sligo. In it he builds up a delicate, lyrical picture of a gentle pre-war society, of Irish history and troubled Anglo-Irish relations, and of a delightful family.

    Camera Lucida

    By Roland Barthes

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Examining the themes of presence and absence, the relationship between photography and theatre, history and death, these 'reflections on photography' begin as an investigation into the nature of photographs. Then, as Barthes contemplates a photograph of his mother as a child, the book becomes an exposition of his own mind.

    Makioka Sisters

    By Jun'ichiro Tanizaki

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    Tanizaki's masterpiece is the story of four sisters, and the declining fortunes of a traditional Japanese family. It is a loving and nostalgic recreation of the sumptuous, intricate upper-class life of Osaka immediately before World War Two. With surgical precision, Tanizaki lays bare the sinews of pride, and brings a...

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