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    Cambridge History of the Book in Britain 7 Volume Hardback S

    Hardback £108.66

    Final volume of the seven-volume Cambridge History of the Book in Britain series, focusing on the twentieth century and beyond. The book is for students, scholars and a general audience interested in book history, publishing studies, and the cultural history of Britain in the twentieth century and beyond.

    Faulkner's Media Romance

    By Julian Murphet

    Hardback £49.10

    A major new reading of Faulkner's work that scans the major novels for signs of the new media ecology of the 1920s and 30s.

    Proletarian Answer to the Modernist Question

    By Nick Hubble

    Hardback £62.46

    This book argues that British proletarian literature was a politicised form of modernism which culturally transformed Britain.

    Gendering Modernism

    By Maria Bucur

    Paperback £15.95

    "A critical narrative of how gender norms and the modernist movement shaped one another in the early 20th century, using vivid case studies"--Provided by publisher.

    J.K. Rowling: A Bibliography

    By Philip W. Errington

    Paperback £26.46

    Now available in paperback for the first time, this is the definitive bibliography of the writings of J. K. Rowling. In addition to bibliographical details of each edition of all her books, pamphlets and original contributions to published works, there is detailed information on the publishing history of her work,...

    Beckett\'s Political Imagination

    By Emilie Morin

    Hardback £29.49

    Beckett's Political Imagination uncovers Beckett's lifelong engagement with political thought and political history.

    Madness and Modernism

    By Louis A. Sass

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £37.65

    Madness and Modernism provides a phenomenological study of schizophrenic disorders, criticizing some standard conceptions of these disorders. Sass argues that many aspects of this group of disorders can actually involve more sophisticated albeit dysfunctional forms of mind and experience.

    Suicide in East German Literature

    By Robert Blankenship

    Hardback £69.96

    This first book-length study of fictional suicides in East German literature provides insight into the complex and dynamic rhetoric of the GDR and the literariness of its literature.

    Postcolonial Borges

    By Robin W. Fiddian

    Hardback Save £0.54 = £24.46

    Postcolonial Borges is the first systematic account of geo-political and postcolonial themes in the writings of Borges, from the poetry and essays of the 1920s to his later works and collections. This book shows how Borges's political and artistic temperament mark him out as a postcolonial intellectual and creative writer...

    Astral H.D.

    By Matte Robinson

    Paperback Save £3.94 = £28.05

    Modernist poet H.D. had many visionary and paranormal experiences throughout her life. Although Sigmund Freud worried that they might be `symptoms,' she rebelled, educating herself in the alternative world of the occult and spiritualism in order to transform the raw material into a mythical autobiography woven throughout her poetry, prose,...

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