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  • Illness as Metaphor and AIDS and Its Metaphors

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    pocket, 2009, Engelska, ISBN 9780141187129

    Sontag wrote Illness as Metaphor in 1978, while suffering from breast cancer herself. In her study she reveals that the metaphors and myths surrounding certain illnesses,

  • Wide Sargasso Sea

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    storpocket, 2000, Engelska, ISBN 9780141182858

    One of the BBC's '100 Novels That Shaped Our World''Rhys took one of the works of genius of the 19th Century and turned it inside-out to create one of the works of genius of the

  • Ulysses

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    häftad, 2011, Engelska, ISBN 9780141197418

    For Joyce, literature 'is the eternal affirmation of the spirit of man'. Written between 1914 and 1921, Ulysses has survived bowdlerization, legal action and bitter controversy. An

  • Good-bye to All That

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    häftad, 2014, Engelska, ISBN 9780141392660

    "There was no patriotism in the trenches. It was too remote a sentiment, and rejected as fit only for civilians. A new arrival who talked patriotism would soon be told to cut it

  • Speak, Memory

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    pocket, 2000, Engelska, ISBN 9780141183220

    'Speak, memory', said Vladimir Nabokov. And immediately there came flooding back to him a host of enchanting recollections - of his comfortable childhood and adolescence, of his

  • The Penguin Book of Oulipo

    pocket, 2020, Engelska, ISBN 9780241378458

    A TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT BOOK OF THE YEAR 2020'Lovers of word games and literary puzzles will relish this indispensable anthology' The Guardian 'At times, you simply have to

  • Why Read the Classics?

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    pocket, 2009, Engelska, ISBN 9780141189703

    Why Read the Classics? is an elegant defence of the value of great literature by one of the finest authors of the last century. Beginning with an essay on the attributes that

  • Dream Story

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    pocket, 1999, Engelska, ISBN 9780141182247

    This wonderful translation of Dream Story will allow a fresh generation of readers to enjoy this beautiful, heartless and baffling novella. Dream Story tells how through a simple

  • Goodbye to All That

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    pocket, 2000, Engelska, ISBN 9780141184593

    Presents an account of the author's life up until that 'bitter leave-taking': from his childhood and desperately unhappy school days at Charterhouse, to his time serving as a young

  • The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas

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    pocket, 2001, Engelska, ISBN 9780141185361

    A fascinating insight into the vibrant culture of Modernism, and the rich artistic world of Paris's Left Bank, Gertrude Stein's The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas includes an