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Literary Criticism

Literary Criticism
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All the Lives We Ever Lived : Seeking Solace in Virginia Woolf

A wise, moving debut about the pain of losing a parent and the power of literature to light our way through it.
R 233,75 R 275,00

Adam Small: Denker, digter, dramaturg

Met Adam Small se oorlye op 25 Junie 2016 het daar ’n einde gekom aan die lewe van ’n unieke mens en ’n unieke oeuvre: ’n digter, dramaturg en denker met besonderse insig in die aktualiteite van sy tyd.
R 170,00 R 200,00

A Survey of South African Crime Fiction : Critical Analysis and Publishing History

Crime fiction continues to be a burgeoning literary category in post-apartheid South Africa, with more new authors, titles and themes emerging every year. This book is the first comprehensive survey of South African crime fiction. It provides an overview of this phenomenally successful literary category, and places it within its wider social and historical context.
R 310,25 R 365,00

A Hobbit, a Wardrobe, and a Great War

The untold story of how the First World War shaped the lives, faith, and writings of J. R. R. Tolkien and C. S. Lewis. Giving an unabashedly Christian vision of hope in a world tortured by doubt and disillusionment, the two writers created works that changed the course of literature and shaped the faith of millions---now in paperback.
R 305,99 R 359,99

ALT 34 Diaspora & Returns in Fiction - African Literature Today

Imagined or actual returns to a "homeland" in African literature are examined in relation to changing concepts of identity, belonging, migration and space.
R 250,75 R 295,00

A Streetcar Named Desire: York Notes for A-Level

This updated edition is ideal to support students when studying and revising for the new A level English Literature exams.
R 165,75 R 195,00

"The Winter's Tale"

One of Shakespeare's late plays, The Winter's Tale falls into two distinct parts: the first part tragedy and the second, comedy. John Pitcher's lively introduction and commentary explores the extraordinary merging of theatrical forms in the play and its success in performance.
R 105,19 R 123,75

Abantu Besizwe : Historical and biographical writings, 1902-1944

Samuel Edward Krune Mqhayi (1875-1945) was born in the Eastern Cape. He was educated formally at Lovedale, but absorbed the traditions of his people under his grandfather's uncle Nzanzana in rural Centane.
R 271,15 R 319,00

A Streetcar Named Desire

Fading southern belle Blanche Dubois depends on the kindness of strangers and is adrift in the modern world. When she arrives to stay with her sister Stella in a crowded, boisterous corner of New Orleans, her delusions of grandeur bring her into conflict with Stella's crude, brutish husband Stanley.
R 195,50 R 230,00

Adam Bede

Pretty Hetty Sorrel is loved by the village carpenter Adam Bede, but her head is turned by the attentions of the fickle young squire. His dalliance with the dairymaid affects the lives of many in their small rural community. This new edition of Eliot's pioneering classic of social realism uses the definitive Clarendon text.
R 157,25 R 185,00

Anthony and Cleopatra: The Oxford Shakespeare

In its towering central characters, vast geographical and historical sweep, and its variety of style and mood, Anthony and Cleopatra is perhaps the most ambitious of Shakespeare's designs. Yet the degree and nature of its success remain surprisingly contentious, and performances of the play have seldom matched the extravagant expectations of its admirers. Michael Neill's wide-ranging introduction from a number of angles, including those of gender and race. He examines the sources and discu
R 140,25 R 165,00

A Dictionary of Shakespeare

Compiled by one of the best-known authorities on the bard's works, this dictionary offers up-to-date information on all aspects of Shakespeare in his own time and on his impact and influence on later ages. Essential reference for anyone with an interest in Shakespeare.
R 293,21 R 344,95