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Into the Nineties - Post-Colonial Women's Writing

By: Anna Rutherford, Lars Jensen, Shirley Chew [Editor]

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Australia, Dangaroo Press: 1994

Seller ID: 227036

ISBN: 1871049520

Condition: Near Fine Condition


A superb collection of critical essays and creative pieces by leading international women writers and academics, which surveys the development of literature in their own societies since the 1980s 636 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays; Essays & Literary Criticism; ISBN: 1871049520. ISBN/EAN: 9781871049527. Inventory No: 227036. Paperback View more info

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At Large and At Small: Confessions of a Literary Hedonist

By: Anne Fadiman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin Books: 2008

Seller ID: 233958

ISBN: 0141033991

Condition: Good Condition


In At Large and At Small, Anne Fadiman returns to one of her favorite genres, the familiar essay--a beloved and hallowed literary tradition recognized for both its intellectual breadth and its miniaturist focus on everyday experiences. With the combination of humor and erudition that has distinguished her as one of our finest essayists, Fadiman draws us into twelve of her personal obsessions: from her slightly sinister childhood enthusiasm for catching butterflies to her... View more info

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The Sydney Papers Summer 2007 Volume 19 Number 1

By: Anne Henderson [Editor]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, The Sydney Institute Publications Pty Ltd: 2007

Seller ID: 227836

Condition: Near Fine Condition


235 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays; Australia; Essays & Literary Criticism; Inventory No: 227836. Paperback View more info

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The Sydney Papers Summer 2007 Volume 19 Number 2

By: Anne Henderson [Editor]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, The Sydney Institute Publications Pty Ltd: 2007

Seller ID: 227837

Condition: Near Fine Condition


204 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays; Australia; Essays & Literary Criticism; Inventory No: 227837. Paperback View more info

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The Sydney Papers Summer 2007 Volume 19 Number 3

By: Anne Henderson [Editor]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, The Sydney Institute Publications Pty Ltd: 2007

Seller ID: 227838

Condition: Near Fine Condition


170 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays; Australia; Essays & Literary Criticism; Inventory No: 227838. Paperback View more info

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The Higher Realism of Woodrow Wilson and Other Essays

By: Arthur S. Link

Price: $22.00

Publisher: USA, Vanderbilt University Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 232676

ISBN: 0826511635

Condition: Good Condition


With a foreword by Dewey W. Grantham. A collection of twenty four essays from 1944 to 1970 by the editor of the Papers of Woodrow Wilson. 425 pages. Dust jacket has rubbing and small tears to edges and corners and associated wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Essays; Essays & Literary Criticism; ISBN: 0826511635. ISBN/EAN: 9780826511638. Inventory No: 232676. Hardcover View more info

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Frustrate Their Knavish Tricks - writings on Biography, History and Politics

By: Ben Pimlott

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156040

ISBN: 000255495X

Condition: Good Condition


417 pages. Item Type: Remainder. Pen mark to top of page edges indicating remainder mark. Dust jacket has light rubbing to edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Essays; Literature & Literary; ISBN: 000255495X. ISBN/EAN: 9780002554954. Inventory No: 156040. Hardcover View more info

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Bob Ellis - IIn His Own Words

By: Bob Ellis [Anne Brooksbank - Compiled]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Black Inc: 2016

Seller ID: 245135

ISBN: 1863958916

Condition: Very Good Condition


Bob Ellis- In His Own Words showcases the best of Ellis's celebrated and much-loved essays, speeches, diaries and scripts, in addition to previously unpublished work, archival photos, and reflections from close friends and family. Compiled by Anne Brooksbank, this collection contains all the wit, acuity and forthrightness that we have come to expect from this inimitable wordsmith. This book honours Ellis's illustrious and prodigious writing legacy- it's a keepsake for lo... View more info

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Travelling Scot: Essays on the History, Politics and Future of the Scots

By: Christopher Harvie

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Scotland, Argyll Publishing: 1999

Seller ID: 247516

ISBN: 1874640998

Condition: Very Good Condition


283 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays; Essays & Literary Criticism; Countries::Scotland. ISBN: 1874640998. ISBN/EAN: 9781874640998. Inventory No: 247516. Paperback View more info

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And Yet....Essays

By: Christopher Hitchens

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2015

Seller ID: 240191

ISBN: 1760110078

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Christopher Hitchens was an unparalleled, prolific writer, who raised the polemical essay to a new art form, over a lifetime of thinking and debating the defining issues of our times. As an essayist he contributed to the New Statesman, Atlantic Monthly, London Review of Books, TLS and Vanity Fair. Any publication of a volume of Hitchens' essays was a major event on both sides of the Atlantic. Now comes the last of the last; a volume of Hitchens' previously unpublished es... View more info

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Rejoining The Common Reader - Essays 1962-1990

By: Clara Claiborne Park

Price: $12.00

Publisher: USA, Northwestern University Press: 1991

Seller ID: 225391

ISBN: 0810109913

Condition: Good Condition


231 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays; Essays & Literary Criticism; ISBN: 0810109913. ISBN/EAN: 9780810109919. Inventory No: 225391. Paperback View more info

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This I Believe and Other Essays

By: E. F. Schumacher

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Resurgence / Green Books: 1998

Seller ID: 247536

ISBN: 1870098668

Condition: Very Good Condition


Twenty years after his death, the ideas of E.F. Schumacher still resonate through the environmental movement. With his deep spiritual vision and rejection of Western materialism and economic exploitation, Schumacher saw the need to give societies, communities and individuals practical tools for change. He is best known for his book Small is Beautiful:?economics as if people mattered, which became an international best-seller. This I?Believe is l the only book that covers... View more info

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Traveller's Luck - Essays And Fantasies

By: E.V. Lucas

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 220306

Condition: Good Condition


199 pages. Tanning due to age. Dust jacket has protective non adhesive covering. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Essays; Essays & Literary Criticism; Inventory No: 220306. Hardcover View more info

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All Of A Piece - New Essays

By: E.V. Lucas

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 220307

Condition: Good Condition


217 pages. Tanning due to age. A bit worn around the edges with a few bumps collected no doubt over the years from normal use.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Essays; Essays & Literary Criticism; Inventory No: 220307. Hardcover View more info

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And the Bridge is Love

By: Fay Moskowitz

Price: $7.00

Publisher: USA, Beacon Press: 1991

Seller ID: 227029

ISBN: 0807063274

Condition: Very Good Condition


"A book that will make you stand up and cheer."The Detroit News" "Bridges the gap between humor and despair, past and present, Jew and gentile, to reveal its author's simple humanity, deeply rooted in her unwavering love of family. . . . Touching and compelling."The Washington Post" "A modern woman's ancient voice, full of the juicy taste of lifeknowing, loving, feeling, and clever."Lore Segal The Feminist Press brings back into print a li... View more info

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Cambridge Orations 1982-1993 A Selection

By: James Diggle

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Cambridge University Press: 1994

Seller ID: 237474

ISBN: 0521466180

Condition: Very Good Condition


103 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays; Essays & Literary Criticism; ISBN: 0521466180. ISBN/EAN: 9780521466189. Inventory No: 237474. Paperback View more info

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Loves: From The Sacred To The Profane

By: Jean Bedford [Editor]

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1995

Seller ID: 234336

ISBN: 0207186278

Condition: Very Good Condition


193 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays; Australia; Essays & Literary Criticism; ISBN: 0207186278. ISBN/EAN: 9780207186271. Inventory No: 234336. Paperback View more info

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Letters to Huldah

By: Jill Hellyer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NSW, Australia, Puncher & Wattmann: 2013

Seller ID: 237603

ISBN: 1921450932

Condition: Very Good Condition


"Letters have made and destroyed me, enriched my life, established friendships, given some exactness to my thoughts when my world has crumbled, and, as I've mentioned before, sometimes have been misunderstood." -Jill Hellyer 195 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays; Exploration; ISBN/EAN: 9781921450938. Inventory No: 237603. Paperback View more info