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  • LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE

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      Harriet SaidÉ.

      Harriet SaidÉ.

      Her first novel is set just after WWII near the Formby sand dunes where Bainbridge grew up. Two thirteen year old girls make their way to the beach during the holidays where they make friends with a group of lonely, disappointed middle-aged men. One of...

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      Oroonoko and Other Writings.

      Oroonoko and Other Writings.

      Aphra Behn was a British playwright, poet, translator and fiction writer from the Restoration era. As one of the first English women to earn her living by her writing, she broke cultural barriers and served as a literary role model for later generations...

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      Sonnets.

      Sonnets.

      Belli was an Italian poet of the 19th century who was most famous for the sonnets that he wrote in the Roman dialect called Romanesco, a derivative of the Italian language that is still spoken today. He was also a scholarly recorder of the filth and...

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      Troy: The Epic Battle as Told in Homer's Iliad.

      Troy: The Epic Battle as Told in Homer's Iliad.

      Butler's translation of Homer's original is famous, and makes the epic story easy for a new generation of readers. Read about the beautiful Helen of Troy, her lover Paris, Agamemnon, the ill-fated Achilles, and the famous hollow wooden horse. Publisher...

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    • A Jane Austen Miscellany: Sisters, Suitors, Familes, Friends.

      A Jane Austen Miscellany: Sisters, Suitors, Familes, Friends.

      Here are well-selected extracts from Austen's novels pertaining particularly to sisters, suitors, families, and friends. Miss Austen offered great advice on relationships, romantic and otherwise, and, of course, provided the reader with witty, often...

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      EIMI: A Journey Through Soviet Russia.

      EIMI: A Journey Through Soviet Russia.

      EIMI is a mixture of styles and tones: the prose containing many abbreviations, grammatical and syntactical shifts, typographical devices, compounds, and word coinages. But if you're interested either in twentieth century poetry or twentieth century...

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      Alexander Pope: Poems Selected by John Fuller.

      Alexander Pope: Poems Selected by John Fuller.

      Fuller offers insights into the work of Pope who was an essayist, critic, satirist, poet and translator. Pope translated both the Iliad and the Odyssey into English but it was, ÔThe Dunciad', published in 1728 that surprised his contemporaries, because...

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      The Word at War: World War Two in 100 Phrases.

      The Word at War: World War Two in 100 Phrases.

      Gooden explores 100 phrases spawned and popularized in the lead-up to and during the conflict of World War Two. Substantial essays explore and explain the derivations of and the stories behind popular terms and phraseology of the period, including...

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      Tom Brown's Schooldays.

      Tom Brown's Schooldays.

      When Tom enters Rugby school he is a shy, homesick chap. But he is soon drawn into the life of the school, and develops robust, manly qualities. It is at once a school story and an argument for good government, moral education and the integrity of the...

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      The Puncher and Wattman Anthology of Australian Poetry.

      The Puncher and Wattman Anthology of Australian Poetry.

      Begins with the newest poets and traces back to the earliest. There are selections from a wide range of living poets as well as many familiar voices from the past. The selection 'Éhas a depth and thoughtfulness in its clusters of poems by 164 original,...

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      The Chocolate Lovers' Christmas.

      The Chocolate Lovers' Christmas.

      Such a fun read from the Sunday Times best selling author who writes stories of friendship and romance that 'get better all the time.' Four women, members of the Chocolate Lovers Club, have plenty to worry about this festive season. Lucy and Nadia have...

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      Master of Shadows.

      Master of Shadows.

      Set in 15th century Constantinople where Scotsman John Grant searches for a girl and the chance to fulfil a deathbed promise. But the girl, Lena, does not wish to be found. At the siege of Constantinople with an army beyond the city's ancient walls the...

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      Sir Walter Ralegh: Poems Selected by Ruth Padel.

      Sir Walter Ralegh: Poems Selected by Ruth Padel.

      Padel offers insights into the work of Walter Raleigh, poet, scholar, soldier and explorer, travel writer, historian and favourite courtier of Queen Elizabeth I. Many famous poems attributed to him may not actually be his but they testify to what he...

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      Insurgent.

      Insurgent.

      This is the sequel to Divergent. Tris Prior's initiation day should have been marked by celebration; instead it ended with unspeakable horrors. Now unrest surges in the factions around her as conflict between their ideologies grows. 'Veronica Roth is the...

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      Curiosities of Literature.

      Curiosities of Literature.

      Clever, offbeat and funny it highlights the pleasure to be found in reading literature and reading about it. So how much heavier was Thackeray's brain than Walt Whitman's? Which novels do American soldiers read? An essay on good and bad handwriting...

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    • New Words for Old: Recycling Our Language for the Modern World.

      New Words for Old: Recycling Our Language for the Modern World.

      When we are in need of a new word English speakers are pretty good at inventing one or adapting existing words to suit new purposes. She describes terms from science, technology, fashion, travel, entertainment and politics. Where did the word gig come...

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      Rabbit, Run.

      Rabbit, Run.

      Updike was one of America's great authors who proved again and again the value of fine literature. Through young Harry Angstrom's efforts to leave his pregnant wife Updike offers a detailed look at his family and friends with thoughtful insights into the...

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      Katherine of Aragon: The True Queen.

      Katherine of Aragon: The True Queen.

      This work of historical fiction is fascinating. The portrayal of Henry VIII's first wife shows the Spanish princess as a ‘charismatic, indomitable, and courageous heroine…an endlessly fascinating figure.’ The tumultuous tale keeps close to the historical...

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