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  • 100 Greatest Literary Characters

  • This book identifies 100 of the most intriguing characters from some of the most well-known novels published over several centuries, from Hester Prynne and Harry Potter to Jay Gatsby and T.S. Garp. The book profiles these memorable characters and details their significance both at the time they were created and today.
  • ISBN-13: 9781538103753 (Hardback)
  • Publisher: ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD PUBLISHERS
    Imprint: ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD PUBLISHERS
  • Author: Plath, James and Sinclair, Gail and Curnutt, Kirk
  • Price:
    AUD $79.99
  • Stock: 6 in stock
  • Local release date: 13/09/2019
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  • Categories: Literature: history & criticism [DS]
  • George Sand

  • The romantic and rebellious novelist George Sand, born in 1804 as Amantine Lucile Aurore Dupin, remains one of France's most infamous and beloved literary figures. Thanks to a peerless translation by Gretchen van Slyke, Martine Reid's acclaimed biography of Sand is now available in English.
     
    Drawing on recent French ......
  • ISBN-13: 9780271081069 (Hardback)
  • Publisher: PENN STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint: PENN STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Author: Reid, Martine
  • Price:
    AUD $67.99
  • Stock: 6 in stock
  • Local release date: 14/07/2018
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  • Categories: Literature: history & criticism [DS]
  • Love in a Time of Slaughters:

  • Human-Animal Stories Against Genocide and Extinction
  • Love in a Time of Slaughters examines a diverse array of creative narratives in which genocide and extinction blur species lines in order to show how such stories can promote the preservation of biological and cultural diversity in a time of man-made threats to species ......
  • ISBN-13: 9780271083704 (Paperback)
  • Publisher: PENN STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint: PENN STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Author: McHugh, Susan
  • Price:
    AUD $64.99
  • Stock: 5 in stock
  • Local release date: 14/07/2019
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  • Categories: Literature: history & criticism [DS]
  • J. G. Ballard

  • The surrealist mindscapes of the New Wave innovator
    Prophetic short stories and apocalyptic novels like The Crystal World made J. G. Ballard a foundational figure in the British New Wave. Rejecting the science fiction of rockets and aliens, he explored an inner space of humanity informed by psychiatry and biology ......
  • ISBN-13: 9780252082955 (Paperback)
  • Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS PRESS
    Imprint: UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS PRESS
  • Author: Wilson, D Harlan
  • Price:
    AUD $42.99
  • Stock: 4 in stock
  • Local release date: 13/02/2018
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  • Categories: Literature: history & criticism [DS]
  • Arthur C. Clarke

  • The creative odyssey of the man who foresaw the future—and the present
     
    Already renowned for his science fiction and scientific nonfiction, Arthur C. Clarke became the world's most famous science fiction writer after the success of 2001: A Space Odyssey. He then produced novels like ......
  • ISBN-13: 9780252083594 (Paperback)
  • Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS PRESS
    Imprint: UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS PRESS
  • Author: Westfahl, Gary
  • Price:
    AUD $48.99
  • Stock: 2 in stock
  • Local release date: 13/09/2018
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  • Categories: Literature: history & criticism [DS]
  • Wordsworth's Ethics

  • Why read Wordsworths poetryindeed, why read poetry at all? Beyond any pleasure it might give, can it make one a better or more flourishing person? These questions were never far from William Wordsworths thoughts. He responded in rich and varied ways, in verse and in prose, in both well-known and more obscure writings. Wordsworth's Ethics is a ......
  • ISBN-13: 9781421417028 (Paperback)
  • Publisher: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Author: Potkay, Adam
  • Price:
    AUD $58.99
  • Stock: 2 in stock
  • Local release date: 14/05/2015
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  • Categories: Literature: history & criticism [DS]
  • Ray Bradbury

  • A clear and concise look at how one creative force redefined science fiction's place in popular cultureAs much as any individual, Ray Bradbury brought science fiction's ideas into the mainstream. Yet he transcended the genre in both form and popularity, using its trappings to explore timely social concerns and the kaleidoscope of human experience ......
  • ISBN-13: 9780252080586 (Paperback)
  • Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS PRESS
    Imprint: UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS PRESS
  • Author: Seed, David
  • Price:
    AUD $46.99
  • Stock: 2 in stock
  • Local release date: 16/04/2015
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  • Categories: Biography & True Stories [B]Literature: history & criticism [DS]
  • Uncanny Bodies:

  • Superhero Comics and Disability
  • Superhero comics reckon with issues of corporeal control. And while they commonly deal in characters of exceptional or superhuman ability, they have also shown an increasing attention and sensitivity to diverse forms of disability, both physical and cognitive. The essays in this collection reveal how the superhero genre, in fusing fantasy with ......

  • ISBN-13: 9780271084756 (Paperback)
  • Publisher: PENN STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint: PENN STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Author: Smith, Scott T. and Alaniz, Jose
  • Price:
    AUD $64.99
  • Stock: 1 in stock
  • Local release date: 13/02/2020
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  • Middle English Marvels:

  • Magic, Spectacle, and Morality in the Fourteenth Century
  • This multidisciplinary volume illustrates how representations of magic in fourteenth-century romances link the supernatural, spectacle, and morality in distinctive ways.

    Supernatural marvels represented in vivid visual detail are foundational to the characteristic Middle English genres of romance and hagiography. In Middle English ......

  • ISBN-13: 9780271079646 (Paperback)
  • Publisher: PENN STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint: PENN STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Author: Williams, Tara
  • Price:
    AUD $68.99
  • Stock: 1 in stock
  • Local release date: 14/10/2019
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