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  • Etienne Decroux

    Leabhart,Thomas
    (10548602)

    Etienne Decroux is the primary creator of Corporeal Mime and one of modern theatre's most charismatic innovators, known for his ground-breaking use of the body as the principal means of expression on stage. This second edition combines: an...

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  • The Music Of Lord Berners (1883-1950) - The...

    Jones,Bryony
    (10548680)

    This title was first published in 2003. Gerald Tyrwhitt-Wilson, the 14th Baron Berners, was a well-known figure in his day. Labelled by the national press as 'the versatile peer', he was a composer, writer, painter and great socialite. His musical...

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  • Isabella D'Este - A Renaissance Princess

    Shaw, Christine
    (10547835)

    Isabella d'Este, Marchioness of Mantua (1474-1539), is one of the most studied figures of Renaissance Italy, as an epitome of Renaissance court culture and as a woman having an unusually prominent role in the politics of her day. This biography...

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  • Goethe, Kant, And Hegel - Discovering The...

    Kaufmann,Walter
    (10384739)

    This immensely readable and absorbing book - the first of a three-volume series on understanding the human mind - concentrates on three major figures who have changed our image of human beings. Kaufmann drastically revises traditional conceptions of...

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  • Nero Caesar Augustus - Emperor Of Rome

    (10127401)

    Propelled to power by the age of 17 by an ambitious mother, self-indulgent to the point of criminality, inadequate, paranoid and the perpetrator of heinous crimes including matricide and fratricide, and deposed and killed by 31, Nero is one of Rome's...

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  • Honorius - The Fight For The Roman West Ad...

    Doyle,Chris
    (10275373)

    Honorius explores the personal life and tumultuous times of one of the last emperors of the Roman West. From his accession to the throne aged ten to his death at thirty-eight, Honorius' reign was blighted by a myriad of crises: military rebellions,...

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  • Full Circle - A Memoir

    Kurzweil,Edith
    (10401889)

    This is a personal history of the twentieth century as seen through the eyes of Edith Kurzweil, author, teacher, editor of Partisan Review, and a recent recipient of the National Medal of Humanities. The book opens with Kurzweil early adolescence in...

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  • Edoardo Weiss - The House That Freud Built

    Roazen,Paul
    (10394237)

    Edoardo Weiss (1889-1970) was a favored disciple of Freud and is acknowledged as the founder of psychoanalysis in Italy. Although he was the author of six books and over a hundred professional papers, he has remained a shadowy figure. In this volume,...

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  • Henry James - The Crooked Corridor

    Stevenson,Elizabeth
    (10392553)

    Certain readers and critics have faulted Henry James for two contradictory reasons. He has been thought a writer limited in scope and depth in his treatment of a particular class of people. On the other hand, he has been thought to be too complex,...

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  • Mostly Grave Thoughts - On Mortality And...

    Goodheart,Eugene
    (10392625)

    In this new collection, Eugene Goodheart, scholar of English literature, essayist, and public intellectual, reveals himself in a way that will interest readers already familiar with his expansive body of work as well as those new to his...

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  • Makers Of The Russian Revolution -...

    Marie,Jean-jacques; Haupt,Georges
    (10391634)

    Until the publication of this book in 1974, the leaders of the October Revolution remained very badly known. This book exhumes the autobiographies written by the men whose actions and ideas have moulded events. Unique as sources of documentation on...

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  • Henry Irving - A Re-Evaluation Of The...

    Foulkes,Richard
    (10383358)

    Henry Irving (1838-1905), the first actor to be knighted, dominated the theatre in Britain and beyond for over a quarter of a century. As an actor, he was strikingly different with his idiosyncratic pronunciation, his somewhat ungainly physique, and...

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  • Jeremiah Joyce - Radical, Dissenter And...

    Issitt,John
    (10383363)

    Jeremiah Joyce was one of the accused in the famous Treason Trials of 1794 which marked the suppression of radical agitation in Britain for the ensuing twenty years. He was a political radical who imbibed the traditions of the 'commonwealthman' and...

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  • James Ussher And John Bramhall - The Theology...

    Cunningham,Jack
    (10382895)

    This book examines the lives of two leading Irish ecclesiastics, James Ussher (1581-1656) and John Bramhall (1594-1663). Both men were key players in the religious struggles that shook the British Isles during the first half of the seventeenth...

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  • Henry Irving - A Re-Evaluation Of The...

    Foulkes,Richard
    (10381665)

    Henry Irving (1838-1905), the first actor to be knighted, dominated the theatre in Britain and beyond for over a quarter of a century. As an actor, he was strikingly different with his idiosyncratic pronunciation, his somewhat ungainly physique, and...

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  • The Fate Of The Apostles - Examining The...

    McDowell, Sean
    (10376858)

    The Book of Martyrs by John Foxe written in the 16th century has long been the go-to source for studying the lives and martyrdom of the apostles. Whilst other scholars have written individual treatments on the more prominent apostles such as Peter,...

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  • House With Wisteria - Memoirs Of Turkey Old...

    Edib,Halide
    (10376919)

    This edition of Halide Edib Adivar's Memoirs, prefaced with Sibel Erol's excellent introduction, is important and timely. When stereotypes of women in the Muslim world abound, Halide's memoirs remind us of the courage and dedication of 'foremothers'...

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  • Practical Theology And Pierre-André Liégé -...

    Bradbury,Nicholas
    (10376707)

    Pierre-André Liégé, one of the foremost French theologians of the 20th century, influenced John XXIII and Paul VI, and sat on Vatican II committees with both the future John Paul II and Benedict VI. Fifty years on from Vatican II is a good time to...

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  • Goethe - His Life And Times

    Friedenthal,Richard
    (10376936)

    'The study of Goethe's life is a task that each generation must undertake anew.' Thus writes Richard Friedenthal, author of this rich biography. Spanning eight momentous decades of war, revolution, and social upheaval, Goethe's life reveals itself as...

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  • Tolstoy's Quest For God

    Rancour-laferriere,Daniel
    (10374286)

    The religious dimension of Tolstoy's life is usually associated with his later years following his renunciation of art. In this volume, Daniel Rancour-Laferriere demonstrates instead that Tolstoy was preoccupied with a quest for God throughout all of...

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  • Malthus - Founder Of Modern Demography

    Petersen,William
    (10374506)

    Thomas Robert Malthus (1766-1834), one of the most influential of modern thinkers, is also one of the most misunderstood. Malthus' Essay on Population is a work that everyone cites but typically without having read it. This book offers a...

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  • D.H. Lawrence - The Utopian Vision

    (10275275)

    The dominant view of D.H. Lawrence's work has long been that of F. R. Leavis, who confined Lawrence within an exclusively ethical and artistic tradition. In D.H. Lawrence: The Utopian Vision, Eugene Goodheart widens the context in which Lawrence...

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  • Prisoner Of Russia - Alexander Pushkin And...

    Druzhnikov,Yuri
    (10221392)

    As the central figure in Russian literature, Alexander Pushkin (1799û1837) has been claimed by nearly every political faction, right and left, in Russian cultural politics over the past two centuries, culminating in his official canonization under...

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  • Park Maker - Life Of Frederick Law Olmsted

    Stevenson,Elizabeth
    (10221065)

    On April 28, 1858, municipal officials announced the winner of the design contest for a great new park for the people of New York City--Plan no. 33, 'Greensward' by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux. Though the appropriated ground for what was...

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  • Christabel Pankhurst - A Biography

    Purvis, June
    (10147398)

    Together with her mother, Emmeline, Christabel Pankhurst co-led the single-sex Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU), founded in 1903 and soon regarded as the most notorious of the groupings campaigning for the parliamentary vote for women. A...

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  • Joan Littlewood

    Holdsworth,Nadine
    (10127517)

    This book uses original archival material to consider the theatrical and cultural innovations of Joan Littlewood and her company, 'Theatre Workshop'. Littlewood had a huge impact on the way theatre was generated, rehearsed and presented during the...

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  • Christabel Pankhurst - A Biography

    (10124817)

    Together with her mother, Emmeline, Christabel Pankhurst co-led the single-sex Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU), founded in 1903 and soon regarded as the most notorious of the groupings campaigning for the parliamentary vote for women. A...

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  • The Politics Of Penal Reform - Margery Fry...

    Logan,Anne
    (9938959)

    In the context of recent media scrutiny on the state of prisons in the UK, the efficacy of incarcerating large numbers of offenders is an issue which is rising steadily up the political agenda. In 2016, the Howard League for Penal Reform - an...

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  • John Lilburne And The Levellers -...

    Rees, John
    (9934158)

    John Lilburne (1615-1657), or 'Freeborn John' as he was called by the London crowd, was an important political agitator during the English Revolution. He was one of the leading figures in the Levellers, the short-lived but highly influential radical...

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  • Augustus

    Southern, Patricia
    (9933909)

    The first Emperor of Rome holds a perennial fascination for anyone with an interest in the Romans and their Empire. Augustus was a truly remarkable man who brought peace after many years of civil wars and laid the foundations of an Empire that lasted...

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  • John Cage - Music, Philosophy, And Intention...

    Patterson,David W.
    (4061194)

    John Cage: Music, Philosophy, and Intention, 1933--1950 explores the early part of John Cage’s life and career, concentrating on the 'pre-chance' period from roughly 1933 to 1950. These essays consider influences on Cage’s work, his early percussion...

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