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1 Hold Your Own (Paperback)

by Kate Tempest

Format: Paperback 128 pages
Published: 09/10/2014

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New poetry from a fiercely talented, Ted Hughes Award-winning poet Read more

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2 The Faber Book of Beasts (Paperback)

by Paul Muldoon

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 19/10/1998

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An anthology of poems about creatures of many kinds, including some perhaps more fanciful than real. The poets range from Homer to the present. Read more

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3 The Histories (Paperback)

by Herodotus, Paul Cartledge, Tom Holland

Format: Paperback 880 pages
Published: 25/09/2014

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The Histories of Herodotus, completed in the second half of the 5th century BC, is generally regarded as the first work of history and the first... Read more

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4 The Road to Middlemarch: My Life with George Eliot (Paperback)

by Rebecca Mead

Format: Paperback 304 pages
Published: 09/10/2014

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A celebration of George Eliot's life, work and greatest novel, exploring through a mixture of literary biography, deep reading and personal... Read more

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5 Tales from Ovid: Twenty-Four Passages from the Metamorphoses (Paperback)

by Ted Hughes, Ovid, Ted Hughes

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 05/05/1997

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Hughes's three contributions to the anthology "After Ovid" an accurate account of the original so thoroughly imbued with his own... Read more

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6 The Burial at Thebes: Sophocles' Antigone (Paperback)

by Seamus Heaney

Format: Paperback 64 pages
Published: 17/03/2005

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Commissioned to mark the centenary of the Abbey Theatre in Dublin in 2004, "The Burial at Thebes" is Seamus Heaney's verse translation... Read more

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7 Me Talk Pretty One Day (Paperback)

by David Sedaris

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 03/01/2002

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A brilliant, savage, hilarious new collection of writings from David Sedaris - it's as if Garrison Keillor's evil twin meets Woody Allen' Read more

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8 Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened (Paperback)

by Allie Brosh

Format: Paperback 384 pages
Published: 31/10/2013

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Hyperbole and A Half is a blog written by a 20-something American girl called Allie Brosh. She tells stories about the mishaps of her everyday life,... Read more

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9 Beowulf: A New Translation (Paperback)

by Seamus Heaney

Format: Paperback 144 pages
Published: 02/10/2000

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Composed towards the end of the first millennium of our era, the Anglo-Saxon poem "Beowulf" is a Northern epic and a classic of European... Read more

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10 Twenty Love Poems: And a Song of Despair (Paperback)

by Pablo Neruda

Format: Paperback 64 pages
Published: 01/07/2004

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This remains one of the most celebrated books of erotic poetry published in the last 100 years. Neruda was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1971. Read more

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