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QUENEAU, PEREC, CALVINO AND THE ADVENTURE OF FORMFor the first time, this is an anthology of 100 pieces of 'Oulipo' writing, celebrating the literary group who revelled in maths problems, puzzles, trickery, wordplay and conundrum...PHILIP TERRY (EDITOR)
SHAKESPEARE ON POWER'Brilliant' - Sunday TimesHow does a truly disastrous leader - a sociopath, a demagogue, a tyrant - come to power? How, and why, does a tyrant hold on to power? And what goes on in...STEPHEN GREENBLATT
PELICAN BOOKS'I admire the freshness and attack of her writing, the passion and curiosity that light up the page. The book does something very important - it makes you impatient to see or re-re...EMMA SMITH
THE UNTOLD STORYPublished to celebrate Faber's 90th anniversary, this is the story of one of the world's greatest publishing houses - a delight for all readers who are curious about the business o...TOBY FABER
A MEMOIR OF CHILDHOOD READINGWhen Lucy Mangan was little, stories were everything. They opened up different worlds and cast new light on this one. She was whisked away to Narnia - and Kirrin Island - and Wonde...LUCY MANGAN
A LIBRARIAN'S LOVE LETTERS AND BREAK-UP NOTES TO HER BOOKSHave you ever wished you could tell your favourite books just what they mean to you? Or wanted to give a piece of your mind to the `must-read' book that you wish you hadn't? Librar...ANNIE SPENCE
THE COLLECTED AND UNPUBLISHED WRITINGS OF MARK FISHER (2004-2016)Edited by Darren Ambrose and with a foreword by Simon Reynolds, this comprehensive collection brings together the work of acclaimed blogger, writer, political activist and lecturer...MARK FISHER/DARREN AMBROS...
'JOYOUS READERS WILL LOVE THIS FASCINATING BOOK' CATHY RENTZENBRINK'A GODSEND WITH THE PRESENT SEASON APPROACHING' IRISH INDEPENDENT'THE PERFECT GIFT FOR A BOOK-OBSESSED FRIEND' ST...CHRISTOPHER FOWLER
A NEW HISTORYAn authoritative new history of the vampire, two hundred years after it first appeared on the literary scene Published to mark the bicentenary of John Polidori's publication of The...NICK GROOM
The ultimate gift for book lovers, this volume brims with literary treasures, all delightfully illustrated by beloved artist and founder of Ideal Bookshelf, Jane Mount. Book lovers...ILLUSTRATED BY JANE MOUNT
DISPATCHES FROM A LAND OF DISTRACTIONRising star Joshua Cohen's first collection of essays, a fully realized work created from a selection of previously published and new nonfiction - essays, memoir, criticism, letter...JOSHUA COHEN
HOW LITERATURE SHAPED HISTORYFrom clay tablets to the printing press. From the pencil to the internet. From the Epic of Gilgamesh to Harry Potter.This is the true story of literature -- of how great texts and ...MARTIN PUCHNER
A FATHER, A SON AND AN EPICSHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE 2017SHORTLISTED FOR THE LONDON HELLENIC PRIZE 2017WINNER OF THE PRIX MEDITERRANEE 2018From the award-winning, best-selling writer: a deepl...DANIEL MENDELSOHN
THE SECRET LIFE OF DICTIONARIES"We think of English as a fortress to be defended, but a better analogy is to think of English as a child. We love and nurture it into being, and once it gains gross motor skills, ...KORY STAMPER