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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,070. Language: Russian. Published: April 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Taoist, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / Chinese
Литературно-философский труд «Чжуан-цзы» -- второй даосский трактат после «Лао-цзы» или «Дао-Дэ Цзин». Условно говоря, если содержание «Лао-цзы» принять за Абстракцию, Дао (道), то «Чжуан-цзы» есть житейское описание этой Абстракции, обозначенное термином Дэ (德). Таким образом, становится понятным реальное значение термина Дао-Дэ, как методики реализации абстрактного содержания в конкретных формах.
Roach Rhino Redux: Revisiting Parallels in Kafka and Ionesco
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,030. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Drama, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
Fifty years after doing a college thesis comparing Kafka's short story "The Metamorphosis" and Ionesco's play "Rhinoceros," Ethan Hirsh takes a lively look at how the two works have withstood the test of time. Hirsh supplements his recent research with a "Coda for Conservation" that examines the dire plight of endangered rhinos in the wild. All sale proceeds go to support rhino conservation.
The Gods of Grayfriar's Lane (S.Blackhall {Author}, P.J Donald {Editor}, 2019)
Price: Free! Words: 37,040. Language: Scots. Published: April 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
The Gods of Grayfriars Lane (2019 - eBook) is a novella in English with Scots dialogue by 'Queen of Doric', Sheena Blackhall and Edited by Paul J. Donald. It centres on the lives of two cousins between the years 1899-1904, and is loosely based on the lives of Lizzie Philip and her cousin Dr Catherine Emslie Anderson, one of the first women doctors to graduate from Aberdeen University.
Story in Mind: A Constructivist Narratology. The Psychological and Linguistic Foundations to How Stories Work
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,970. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Semiotics & Theory, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
The book that changes the foundations of narrative theory. The book that formalises story as well as narrative. The book that allows the story creator, the characters and the receiver of a story to be united in a groundbreaking new approach to the study of story.
A Cafe in Space: The Anais Nin Literary Journal, Anthology 2003-2018
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 147,530. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2019 by Sky Blue Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A representative collection of work from the 15 annual issues of the only literary journal dedicated to diarist/novelist Anais Nin and her contemporaries.
On Beauty: Essays, Reviews, Fiction, and Plays
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,760. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2019 by Adelaide Books Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / General
Beauty is relative—however, it is also abundant and perennial. One type of beauty may diminish and morph into a deeper philosophical truth. Beauty can take the guise of morality and define the outer reaches of what it means to be fully human—to grow into that.
She's Got This! Essays on Standing Strong and Moving On
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 74,110. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2019 by Write on Mamas. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors, Essay » Literature
Boldly and unapologetically told, the essays featured in this powerful collection exemplify strength and resilience as these writers—published authors as well as fresh voices—take their truths public. Filled with hope, humor, and determination, these stories tackle love, loss, friendship, identity, and parenthood. She’s Got This is their anthem, one that will resonate with women everywhere.
Monks House and the Woolfs 100 years on.
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 93,040. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / Eastern
This book details the history of Virginia and Leonard Woolfs house in the peaceful hamlet of Rodmell Sussex England. It dates back to the late 1500's and had been a carpenters home for around 100 years, the village millers house for around 100 years and Leonard and Virginias for around 50 years.
The Marvelous Metafiction: Investigating the Literary in Lemony Snicket’s Series of Unfortunate Events
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,260. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Children’s Literature
Explore the literary twists and clever references in Lemony Snicket's Series of Unfortunate Events
Le monde magique de J.K. Rowling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,380. Language: French. Published: December 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Children’s Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
La première interprétation, très facile à lire, de l'ensemble des aventures autour de Harry Potter, y compris la pièce de théâtre "Harry Potter et l'enfant maudit". Sont traités: la divination, la recherche de la vie éternelle, ainsi que les caractères de Dumbledore, Severus Rogue, Voldemore et bien sûr Harry Potter.
J.K. Rowlings magische Welt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,380. Language: German. Published: December 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Children’s Literature
Erläuterungen zu den Harry-Potter Romanen. Die zentralen Elemente, die die Abenteuer von Harry Potter zu einem weltweiten Erfolg machen. Kommentare zu den psychologischen Motivationen der Hauptfiguren Harry Potter, Albus Dumbledore, Voldemort und Serverus Snape. Mit einem Kapitel zu „Harry Potter und das verwunschene Kind“.
A Crazy World
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 22,600. Language: Unknown language. Published: December 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Reference
A Crazy World, es una obra que comprende una crítica abierta hacia nuestra sociedad, el poder de sometimiento de las religiones, el ámbito político, la libertad y las ansias que tenemos todos por un mejor mundo. El Objeto de la critica de este libro, no tiene como función ofender a un grupo determinado simplemente es una critica constructiva.
 - Harry Potter’s Magical Success
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,180. Language: British English. Published: December 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Discover some aspects of the worldwide success of the Harry Potter series. Learn what J.K. Rowling thinks about eternal life. This interpretation discusses the decisions that lead to Voldemort's death, Dumbledore's secret motivations and the tragic character of Severus Snape, as well as a long chapter about Harry Potter's development. With commentary on 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child'.
The Book of Books
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 105,310. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
Tired of books you can’t get into or don’t want to finish? This guide is the cure! Whether your preference is fiction or nonfiction, you’ll never crack a book you don’t love. Our team of experienced literary professionals--book publishers, editors, authors, scholars, and critics—point you to the leading novels and nonfiction by the best authors. Fall in love with a great book. Get this guide now!
Heyer Society - Essays on the Literary Genius of Georgette Heyer
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 58,340. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2018 by Overlord Publishing. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors
Featuring contributions from renowned Heyer biographer Jennifer Kloester, heading up a talented team of Heyer devotees, this far-ranging and thought-provoking collection considers topics as diverse as intimacy, privilege, historical accuracy and contemporary analysis, along with looks at Heyer's influences, and the many writers – and readers – she continues to influence worldwide.
La influencia francesa en la obra de Rubén Darío
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 50,430. Language: Spanish. Published: November 4, 2018 by Libros Nicaragua. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
Obra de Erwin K. Mapes, publicada en París en 1925 y traducida al español y comentada por el profesor Fidel Coloma.
Pulp According to David Goodis
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 87,850. Language: American English. Published: November 2, 2018 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Mystery & Detective
David Goodis did not choose the pulp crime genre; it chose him… PULP ACCORDING TO DAVID GOODIS by Jay A. Gertzman.
When Publishers Stalked The Earth
Price: Free! Words: 23,500. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
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Tales of San Francisco poetry publishers in the 1990s and beyond by performance-poet Mel C. Thompson. Instead of just publishing another volume of poetry, the author tells stories of the publishers he knew in the golden age of print media. In between the stories, the author includes the poems of his that these publishers printed.
Stephen King, American Master: A Creepy Corpus of Facts About Stephen King & His Work
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,810. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2018 by Permuted. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
A fun and informative compendium for Stephen King fans —interviews, essays, and loads of facts and details about all of his work.
Escritores Latinoamericanos
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 78,640. Language: Spanish. Published: October 25, 2018 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / Hispanic American
Como en su texto previo sobre literatura europea, Escritores Latinoamericanos es un acercamiento disciplinado a algunas obras literarias representativas de la narrativa del continente.