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All My Sons: York Notes Advanced

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With detailed analysis of the text, discussions on themes, historical backgrounds and author biographies, York Notes offers students the best insight into the world of English Literature.
€10.80

All One Breath

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Presents the world in a series of still lifes, in tableaux vivants and tableaux morts, in laboratory tests, anatomy lessons, in a Spiegelkabinett where the reflections in the mirrors, distorted as they seem, reveal buried truths.
€13.55

All That Fall and Other Plays for Radio and Screen

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Brings together all of Beckett's dramatic writings for radio, television, and film, offering works which range from eloquent comic naturalism to an eviscerated and pared-down symbolism. This volume explores the resources and limits of the sound-stage.
€17.55

All the Words are Yours

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€16.20

All Through the Night

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€17.55

All's Well That Ends Well

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Helena, physician's daughter of humble birth, cures the King of France, and in return is promised the hand of any nobleman she wishes. But the man she chooses, the proud young Bertram, count of Rosillion, flees to Florence, refusing to consent to the forced marriage unless Helena can pass two seemingly impossible tests.
€10.80

American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin

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€13.50

An Actor Prepares

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€14.85

An Amorous Discourse in the Suburbs of Hell

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A love song between an angel and an accountant: think Patti Smith and Philip Larkin duet, with Laurel and Hardy as backing band.
€10.80

An Anthology of Modern Irish Poetry

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A representation of Irish poetic achievement in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, from poets such as Austin Clarke and Samuel Beckett who were writing while Yeats and Joyce were still living.
€28.40

An Ideal Husband

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A subtle satire of the British hypocrisy that allows public figures to conceal private duplicities.
€6.75

An Unfinished Sufficiency

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€13.55

Angels in America: Parts One and Two

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"Angels in America" contains both part one and part two.
€14.35

Another Night Before Christmas

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Carol Ann Duffy's twenty-first-century reworking of this Victorian Christmas classic is filled with her characteristic warmth, wit and imagination. Illustrated by the sophisticated, romantic and truly original Rob Ryan, it's the perfect gift this Christmas.
€8.10

Aran Poems

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€20.30

Archangel

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With poems on loss and mortality, on love in difficult circumstances, and on the familiar themes of childhood and family relationships, this book tells the stories of many journeys - from loss back into love - and the migrations of the author's Jewish grandparents are echoed in his own move with his wife and family from England to New Mexico.
€13.55

Ariel

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Includes such poems as "Lady Lazarus", "Daddy" and "Fever 103 degrees".
€14.85

Arlington

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A compelling ode to the human spirit and its power to endure. Published in this edition alongside three short theatre installations - Kitchen, A Girl's Bedroom and Room 303.
€13.50

Arthur Rimbaud Selected Poems

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Burnt-out at twenty-three, Rimbaud has become a model for the poet as wayward genius. Nevertheless, he wrote a substantial amount of lyric and dramatic verse in his few years of activity. This volume contains all his mature output, together with several short prose works, including A SEASON IN HELL, and relevant passages from the poet's letters.
€14.85

As You Like it

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HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics.
€3.40

As You Like it

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With its cross-dressed heroine, gender games and explorations of sexual ambivalence, its Forest of Arden and melancholy Jacques, this book speaks directly to the twenty-first century. It connects the play to the Elizabethan court and its dynamic queen and demonstrates that the play's vital roots in its own time give it new life in ours.
€12.49

As You Like It

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When Rosalind is banished by her uncle Duke Frederick, who has usurped her father's throne, she flees to the forest of Arden where her exiled father holds court. There, dressed as a boy to avoid discovery, she encounters the man she loves - Orlando, similarly forced into exile - and resolves to remain in disguise to test his feelings for her.
€10.80

Ash Girl

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When an invitation to The Ball arrives at the Ash girl's house, from Prince Amir, she can't bring herself to believe that she, like her sisters, can go. In this wondrous drama Timberlake Wertenbaker explores the beauty and terror inherent in growing up. The Ash Girl premiered at Birmingham Rep in 2001.
€13.50

Assurances (Costa Poetry Award shortlist 2018 )

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**SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2018 FORWARD PRIZE FOR BEST COLLECTION**A war-poem both historic and frighteningly topical, Assurances begins in the 1950s during a period of vigilance and dread in the middle of the Cold War: the long stand-off between nuclear powers, where the only defence was the threat of mutually assured destruction.
€13.55

Asylum

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Traversing the broken, collapsed, eroded stones, looking for voices that express the damaged and the damned, Asylum pays homage to the darkness of the human cave: its memories and ancient histories, and to its more contemporary signals - internationally owned quarries, abandoned coal mines, decommissioned Cold War bunkers.
€13.55

At Blackwater Pond

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€25.95

Attempts on Her Life

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Presents 17 scenarios for the theatre that are a rollercoaster of late 20th-century obsessions. From pornography and ethnic violence, to terrorism and unprotected sex, this title features a strange array of nameless characters who attempt to invent the perfect story to encapsulate our time.
€13.50

Audience

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For sixty years Elizabeth II has met each of her twelve prime ministers in a weekly audience at Buckingham Palace, a meeting like no other in British public life. It is private. Both parties have an unspoken agreement never to repeat what is said.
€13.50

August: Osage County

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A vanished father. A pill-popping mother. Three sisters harbouring shady little secrets. When the extended Weston family is reunited after dad disappears, the Oklahoma household explodes in a maelstrom of repressed truths and unsettling secrets.
€12.04

Bacchae and Other Plays

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€12.15

Bantam

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Bantam, the latest poetry collection from Jackie Kay, the Scottish Makar, is a collection about the fighting spirit, at a time when we need that spirit more than ever.
€13.50

Bedtime Stories for Grown-Ups

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The ultimate 'bedside book', an anthology of poems, stories, letters to read in anticipation of a good night's sleep
€23.00

Bedtime Stories for Stressed Out Adults

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10 minute tales to soothe tired souls. A night time companion for frazzled adults, including calming classic stories and poems for a good night's sleep.
€20.30

Bees

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A critically acclaimed collection from Carol Ann Duffy, her first as Poet Laureate.
€13.50

Beginning

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€14.85

Beloved

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Hafez is one of the best known medieval Persian mystic poets, as celebrated and popular as his near contemporary Rumi. Combining vigour with ingenuity, translator Mario Petrucci reanimates for the English reader all of the moral clarity and sensual abundance of a spiritual and literary master.
€16.25

Beowulf

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Composed between the seventh and tenth centuries, this work is the narrative of the adventures of Beowulf, a Scandinavian hero who saves the Danes from the seemingly invincible monster Grendel and, later, from Grendel's mother. It is about encountering the monstrous, defeating it, and living on in the exhausted aftermath.
€17.55

Beowulf: An Illustrated Edition

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Composed at the end of the first millennium, "Beowulf" is the elegiac narrative of the Scandinavian hero who saves the Danes from the seemingly invincible monster. This illustrated edition includes full-page illustrations of Viking warships, chain mail, lyres, spearheads, a reconstruction of a Great Hall.
€24.35

Best Loved Poems

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€20.30

Best-loved Yeats: William Butler Yeats

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An illustrated collection of forty of Yeats' best-loved works, on topics including Love, Politics, Old Age, Myth and Legend includes people, places and events that were important to him.
€15.00