Ewa Ledóchowicz - Książki według tematyki
Academic and non-fiction books
Publishers’ Eastern and Central European Representative
History of Pashto Literature Or, Pashto Histories of the World
ISBN: HB: 9781849043212, Hurst Publishers, September 2017
240 pp., 13.8x21.6 cm
This social history of Pashto verse from the Mughal period to the present tells the story of one of the world's great interregional communities through its most enduring form of verbal expression. Pashto poetry's thematic points of departure sit beyo...
HB: £30,00
Bande Dessinee: Thinking Outside the Boxes Yale French Studies, 131/132
ISBN: PB: 9780300225983, Yale University Press, August 2017
248 pp., 15.6x23.4 cm
The latest installment of Yale French Studies explores the history and development of bande dessinee, Franco-Belgian comics. This special issue of "Yale French Studies" on bande dessinee is a multifaceted reflection on its newfound academic status....
PB: £30,00
Restless Secularism Modernism and the Religious Inheritance
ISBN: HB: 9780300221732, Yale University Press, August 2017
336 pp., 15.6x23.5 cm
A scholarly and deeply sensitive study that explores how religion and secularism are tightly interwoven in the major works of modernist literature Matthew Mutter provides a broad survey of modernist literature, examining key works against a backgrou...
HB: £65,00
Social Life of Books Reading Together in the Eighteenth-Century Home
ISBN: HB: 9780300208290, Yale University Press, August 2017
360 pp., 15.6x23.5 cm, 57 black&white illus.
A vivid exploration of the evolution of reading as an essential social and domestic activity during the eighteenth century. Two centuries before the advent of radio, television, and motion pictures, books were a cherished form of popular entertainme...
HB: £30,00
Cultivation and Catastrophe The Lyric Ecology of Modern Black Literature
ISBN: HB: 9781421422657, Johns Hopkins University Press, August 2017
304 pp., 15.2x22.9 cm, 15 halftones
At the intersection of social and environmental history there has emerged a rich body of black literary response to natural and agricultural experiences, whether the legacy of enforced agricultural labor or of the destruction and displacement brought...
HB: £32,00
Conversations, Volume 3
ISBN: HB: 9780857424235, Seagull Books, August 2017
208 pp., 14x19.6 cm
"I wrote a poem this morning, and one of the themes of the poem is that languages are not equivalent, that each language is a new way of feeling the world" – Jorge Luis Borges Recorded during Borges' final years, this third volume of his conversatio...
HB: £20,50
Essay on Negation Towards a Linguistic Anthropology
ISBN: HB: 9780857424389, Seagull Books, August 2017
232 pp., 12.7x21.6 cm
As speaking animals, we continuously make use of an unassuming grammatical particle, without suspecting that what is at work in its inconspicuousness is a powerful apparatus, which orchestrates language, signification, and the world at large. What pa...
HB: £20,00
Fear, Reverence, Terror
ISBN: HB: 9780857424358, Seagull Books, August 2017
208 pp., 15.2x19 cm, 73 colour plates
We are surrounded by images, fairly drowning in them. From our cell phones to our computers, from our televisions at home to the screens that light up while we wait in the grocery store checkout line, images of all kinds are seducing us, commanding u...
HB: £25,00
Collected Poems
ISBN: PB: 9781784105112, Carcanet, August 2017
360 pp., 13.5x21.6 cm
PB: £19,99
In Search of Dustie-Fute
ISBN: PB: 9781784103965, Carcanet, August 2017
80 pp., 13.5x21.6 cm
PB: £9,99