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Sibawayhi's Principles

Sibawayhi, a non-Arab, was the first to write on Arabic grammar and the first to explain Arabic grammar from a non-Arab perspective.  Both Sibawayhi and his teacher al-Farahidi made the earliest and most significant formal recording of the Arabic language.

Paperback    £41.00
9781937040581 | Published: 2017
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Sick Heroes

Sick Heroes examines the cultural practices that created those remarkably offensive, though strangely appealing, romantic heroes that appeared in European and especially in French literature in the latter half of the eighteenth century.

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9780859895507 | Published: 1997
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9780859895491 | Published: 1997
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Siege of Jerusalem
The poem chronicles a historical war, and it is this historical quality that must stand out: the poem not only has resonances of the bloodshed that battle inevitably brings, but it also is, in a very literal sense, history. That is to say, the war is over. The vengeance of Jesus has been accomplished.

Paperback    £12.00
9781580440905 | Published: 2005
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The Siege of Thebes
The only Middle English poetic text that recounts the fratricidal struggle between Oedipus's sons Eteocles and Polynices as they contend for the lordship of Thebes. The text reflects the problem of poetic authority and the political and ethical themes of Lydgate's poetic career in the 1420s

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9781580440745 | Published: 2001
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Los Siete Planetas

Although the 17th Century playwright Enríquez Gomez was well known for his comedies, Los Siete Planetas is a surprisingly orthodox play.

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9780859892810 | Published: 1987
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Sifra, Dibbura de Sinai

Silent Features

Silent Features is a collection of essays on seventeen feature-length silent films and two silent serial features, their diverse stylistic, generic and structural characteristics, and the national, historical and industrial contexts from which they emerged. Of the 17 films discussed, 15 are still currently available on DVD. 200 b&w illustrations.

Paperback    £27.00
9780859892919 | Published: 2018
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9780859892896 | Published: 2018
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PDF    £75.00
9781905816262 | Published: 2019
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9781905816255 | Published: 2019
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A Silver Book, recent work by Thaleia-Maria Georgoulis

Works by the talented Greek silversmith Thaleia-Maria Georgoulis marking her contribution to the COLLECT exhibition at London' s Victoria and Albert Museum. English and Greek. 50 photographs, b&w and col.

Paperback    £28.00
9789607037909 | Published: 2008
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The Sinai Peninsula

Journal of Ancient Egyptian Interconnections, Volume 7.1 (2015) contributes to a greater understanding and appreciation of the rich heritage of the Sinai Peninsula in its role as a key land bridge Africa and Asia and as a region important in its own right.




Paperback    £41.00
9781532861673 | Published: 2015
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Singing Simpkin and other Bawdy Jigs

A popular crowd-pleaser in the late 16th and mid-17th century, the dramatic jig was a short, comic, bawdy musical-drama which included elements of dance, slapstick and disguise. This performance edition presents for the first time nine examples of English dramatic jigs from the late sixteenth century through to the Restoration.



Paperback    £35.00
9780859898782 | Published: 2014
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9780859899840 | Published: 2015
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PDF    £35.00
9780859899628 | Published: 2015
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