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Bethlehem: A Christmas Poem

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Carol Ann Duffy's wonderful new Christmas poem takes us to the little town of Bethlehem on a momentous night. This small hardback book contains more than twenty beautiful illustrations by Alice Stevenson, making it the perfect stocking-filler this Christmas.
€9.45

Birdsong

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For theatre lovers, teachers & students, fans of Faulks and all fans of classic literature, romance and period drama.
€14.05

Black Cat Bone

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Drawing on various sources, this book examines varieties of love, faith, hope and illusion, to suggest an unusual possibility: that when the search for what we expected to find - in the forest or in our own hearts - ends in failure, we can now begin the hard and disciplined quest for what is actually there.
€16.25

BLACK SUN

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Black Sun confronts the dark dreams and hidden powers of this world, and, through the poet's attentive watching and wondering, offers its readers a way 'to know - & still to resist a last despair'.'A lucid and spontaneous lyricism .
€14.85

Black Watch

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Viewed through the eyes of those on the ground, this title reveals what it means to be part of the legendary Scottish regiment, what it means to be part of the war on terror, and what it means to make the journey home.
€13.50

Blasted

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A play which contains an uncompromising depiction of rape, torture and violence in a society at war with itself.
€14.85

Blind Roadmaker

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A brilliant and eclectic new collection from the Forward Prize-winning poet.
€13.50

Blood Brothers

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Twin brothers are seperated at birth because their mother cannot afford to keep them both. She gives one of them away to wealthy Mrs Lyons and they grow up as friends, in ignorance of their fraternity until the inevitable quarrel unleashes a blood-bath.
€14.85

Blue Horses

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Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Mary Oliver celebrates the beauty of nature, in a collection published for the first time in the UK, along with selected backlist.
€12.15

Bluffer's Guide to Poetry

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nstantly acquire all the knowledge you need to pass as an expert in the world of poetry and verse (bluffers might be surprised to discover that there is a difference). Never again confuse an anapest with a distich, a panegyric with a polemical, or a haiku with someone clearing their throat.
€9.45

Bone Road

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€13.00

Book of Haikus

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Renowned for his Beat Generation novel "On the Road", Jack Kerouac was also a master of the haiku, the three-line, seventeen-syllable Japanese poetic form. Written by a Kerouac scholar, this work supplements a core haiku manuscript from Kerouac's archives with a generous selection of the rest of his haiku, from various sources.
€13.45

Book of Mercy

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One of Leonard Cohen's best loved volumes of poetry; a personal and powerful collection, popular since its original publication over thirty years ago
€12.95

Boundless and Miraculous

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€19.95

Brand New Ancients

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Winner of the Ted Hughes Prize for innovation in poetry.
€13.50

Brand New Ancients

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Winner of the Ted Hughes Prize for innovation in poetry.
€13.50

Break in the Journey

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€17.55

Brian Friel: Collected Plays

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A third collection containing: Three Sisters (Chekhov) (1981); The Communication Cord (1982); Fathers and Sons (Turgenev) (1987); Making History (1988); and, Dancing at Lughnasa (1990).
€28.35

BRIAN FRIEL: COLLECTED PLAYS - VOLUME 1

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This marks the first of five volumes collecting together the complete work of Brian Friel. The Enemy Within (1962) Philadelphia, Here I Come! (1964) The Loves of Cass McGuire (1966) Lovers (Winners and Losers) (1967) Crystal and Fox (1968) The Gentle Island (1971)
€27.05

Bright Star: The Complete Poems and Selected Letters

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A collection of John Keats' poems.
€12.15

Bugsy Malone

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Get your students to be gansters in this great play which has been specially adapted for schools from the popular film and it even includes still photographs. So join all the characters: Bugsy, Fat Sam, Tallulah and Dandy Dan for great fun with the whole class.
€12.15

Burns

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This gorgeously packaged book in the Pocket Poets series celebrates the verse of the farm labourer-turned-poet Robert Burns, who became the voice of an entire nation, a poet who was as skilful with bawdy ballads as he was with lyrics on philosophical subjects.
€6.75

By Heart

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What has happened to the lost art of memorising poems? Why do we no longer feel that it is necessary to know the most enduring, beautiful poems in the English language 'by heart'? The author explains how we can overcome the problem by using a memory system that becomes easier the more frequently it is practised.
€12.15

Caiplie Caves

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Karen Solie's fifth poetry collection, The Caiplie Caves, is a profound and timely consideration of the nature of crisis.
€14.85

Calling Cards

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€12.50

carnivorous

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€12.00

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

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'Big Daddy' Pollitt, the richest cotton planter in the Mississippi Delta, is about to celebrate his sixty-fifth birthday. His two sons have returned home for the occasion: Gooper, his wife and children, Brick, an ageing football hero who has turned to drink, and his feisty wife Maggie. This is a portrayal of family tensions.
€13.50

Caucasian Chalk Circle"

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A new readable and accessible translation of Brecht's satirical masterpiece by Alistair Beaton, published to coincide with the world premiere by Shared Experience. Written by the grand master of storytelling and peopled with vivid and amusing characters, this is one of the greatest plays of the last century.
€14.85

Celebrations

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* A collection of timely and timeless poems that Maya Angelou has written for grand occasions - now in paperback
€12.15

Chatroom

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The six teenagers in Chatroom never meet each other, they just communicate via the internet; conversations range in subject from Britney Spears to Willy Wonka to suicide. Jim is depressed and talks of ending his life and Eva and William do their utmost to pursuade him to carry out his threat. This play tackles some issues of teenage life head-on.
€9.95

Chosen Lights: Poets on Poems

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€16.15

Christmas Book 10

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€10.80

Christmas Book 7

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A wonderful Christmas poem from the Poet Laureate
€8.99 €9.45

Christmas Poems

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For more than thirty years Wendy Cope has been one of the nation's most popular and respected poets. Christmas Poems collects together her best festive poems, including anthology favourites such as 'The Christmas Life', together with new and previously unpublished work.
€10.80

Christmas Poems

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Features Christmas poems from a range of years, in a range of styles.
€13.50

Christopher Marlowe: Four Plays

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A collection of the four major plays by Christopher Marlowe: Tamburlaine, Parts 1 and 2, The Jew of Malta, Edward II and Dr Faustus, with a new introduction by Brian Gibbons. All of these plays are widely studied at both A and undergraduate level.
€13.50

Churchill Plays: v.1: "Owners"; "Traps"; "Vinegar Tom"; "Light Shining in Buckinghamshire"; "Cloud Nine"

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Formerly part of the "World Dramatists" series of play collections by classic and modern playwrights, including foreign works in workable and accurate translations, this title and seven others are reissued in a new format under the heading, "World Classics".
€24.35

City of Departures

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The eagerly-awaited second Carcanet collection from Helen Tookey.
€12.95

City Psalms

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€11.30

CLASS

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Brian and Donna's son is nine years old and he's struggling. That's what his teacher says. Says he should see a psychologist. But Brian and Donna - recently separated - never liked school, never liked teachers... Class is The critically acclaimed hit-drama about learning difficulties: in school, in life, wherever. New writing at its finest.
€13.50