Author:Richard Adams


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By: Richard Adams

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin Books: 1985

Seller ID: 245653

ISBN: 0140064761

Condition: Fair Condition

Maia is a fifteen-year-old peasant beauty growing up in poverty beside Lake Serrelind. Seduced by her stepfather and betrayed by her jealous mother, Maia finds herself in the hands of slave-traders to be sold as a concubine. She attracts the attention of General Kembri who uses her to obtain information from her admirers and her adventures uncover a plot for civil war. Proclaimed as a heroine, she finds that one sinister result of fame is to have enemies in high places and Maia has to struggle for survival through treachery, cruelty, lost love and a final flight through a wild empire to escape... View more info

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The Legend of Te Tuna

By: Richard Adams

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1986

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 228493

ISBN: 0283993936

Condition: Very Good Condition

71 pages. Illustrated in colour. Illustrator: Ul de Rico. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales; Myths, Legends & Folklore; ISBN: 0283993936. ISBN/EAN: 9780283993930. Inventory No: 228493. Hardcover View more info

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The Day Gone By - An Autobiography

By: Richard Adams

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 230068

ISBN: 0091739675

Condition: Very Good Condition

398 pages. Previous owners name to top of title page. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0091739675. ISBN/EAN: 9780091739676. Inventory No: 230068. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover View more info

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Richard III

By: William Shakespeare [Edited by Richard Adams]

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, MacMillan: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 245663

ISBN: 0333149394

Condition: Good Condition

Richard III is one of Shakespeare's most popular plays on the stage and has been adapted successfully for film. This new and innovative edition recognizes the play's pre-eminence as a performance work: a perspective that informs every aspect of the editing. Challenging traditional practice, the text is based on the 1597 Quarto which, brings us closest to the play as it would have been staged in Shakespeare's theater. The introduction, which is illustrated, explores the long performance history from Shakespeare's time to the present. The commentary gives detailed explanation of matters of langu... View more info