Poetry and Classics

    Poetry & Classics

    Philosophy of Science Fiction

    By James Burton

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £20.05

    The Philosophy of Science Fiction: Henri Bergson and the Fabulations of Philip K. Dick explores the deep affinity between two seemingly quite different thinkers, in their attempts to address the need for salvation in and from an era of accelerated mechanization, in which humans' capacity for destroying or subjugating the...

    Genius of Jane Austen

    By Paula Byrne

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    A radical look at Jane Austen as you've never seen her - as a lover of farce, comic theatre and juvenilia. Jane's World celebrates Britain's favourite novelist 200 years after her death and explores why her books make such awesome movies, time after time.

    Botanical Shakespeare

    By Gerit Quealy

    Hardback Save £4.74 = £13.25

    A captivating, beautifully illustrated, one-of-a-kind color compendium of the flowers, fruits, herbs, trees, seeds, and grasses cited in the works of the world's greatest playwright, William Shakespeare, accompanied by their companion quotes from all of his plays and poems. With a foreword by Dame Helen Mirren-the first foreword she has...

    Metropolis of Glass

    By Chloe Lee

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    Human Ape

    By Mark Cox

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    Power of Persuasion

    By Louis Blom-Cooper

    Paperback £14.45

    Over the years of the developing judicial review of ministerial and governmental decisions, Louis Blom-Cooper was a leading advocate who grew up with the advent of a distinctive brand of public law. His range of public activities, both in and outwith the courtroom, saw him dubbed by his colleagues as...

    Time of Our Lives

    By Peggy Noonan

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    An amazing, best of collection of writing by beloved Wall Street Journal columnist and New York Times bestselling author Peggy Noonan.

    Poems of Thomas Hardy

    By Thomas Hardy

    Hardback £8.45

    A fascinating selection of Thomas Hardy's poetry in a pocket hardback edition

    New Odyssey

    By Patrick Kingsley

    Paperback £7.85

    Europe is facing a wave of migration unmatched since the end of World War II - and no one has reported on this crisis in more depth or breadth than the Guardian's migration correspondent, Patrick Kingsley. This is his account of who these voyagers are. It's about why they keep...

    Literature and Moral Theory

    By Nora Hamalainen

    Paperback £25.65

    Literature and Moral Theory investigates how literature, in the past 30 years, has been used as a means for transforming the Anglo-American moral philosophical landscape, which until recently was dominated by certain ways of "doing theory". It illuminates the unity of the overall agenda of the ethics/literature discussion in Anglo-American...

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