6042. Tác giả chính: John Escott
Nhan đề: A Pretty Face / John Escott Số phân loại : 813.6 J427; Đặc điểm vật lý: 44 p. ; 22 cm
*Tóm tắt : Zoe Baker works in a bookstore. She also likes acting, and she has a part in the play Romeo and Juliet. Mike Morrison writes about the play for the newspaper. What does he write about Zoe? Is Zoe a good actress... or is she just 'a pretty face'? .
6043. Tác giả chính: Lesley Thompson
Nhan đề: Deep trouble / Lesley Thompson Số phân loại : 813.6 L206; Đặc điểm vật lý: 44 p. ; 22 cm
*Tóm tắt : Amy and Matt are bored. They don't want to study for their exams - they want to have a good time. So they drive to the marina at West Palm Beach, and Matt jumps onto one of the boats. 'We can go anywhere!' he jokes .
6044. Tác giả chính: Peter Foreman
Nhan đề: The mystery of Allegra / Peter Foreman Số phân loại : 813.6 P207; Đặc điểm vật lý: 56 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
*Tóm tắt : Allegra is an unusual name. It means 'happy' in Italian, but the little girl in this story is sometimes very sad. She is only five years old, but she tells Adrian, her new friend, that she is going to die soon. How does she know? And who is the other Allegra? The girl in a long white nightdress, who has golden hair and big blue eyes. The girl who comes only at night, and whose hands and face are cold, so cold .
6045. Tác giả chính: David Justin Hodge
Nhan đề: On Emerson / David Justin Hodge Số phân loại : 814.3 D111; Đặc điểm vật lý: 101Tr ; 22 cm.
*Tóm tắt : ON EMERSON, like other titles in the Wadsworth Philosopher's Series, offers a concise, yet comprehensive, introduction to this philosopher's most important ideas. Presenting the most important insights of well over a hundred seminal philosophers in both the Eastern and Western traditions, the Wadsworth Philosophers Series contains volumes written by scholars noted for their excellence in teaching and for their well-versed comprehension of each featured philosopher's major works and contributions. These titles have proven valuable in a number of ways. Serving as standalone texts when tackling a philosophers' original sources or as helpful resources for focusing philosophy students' engagements with these philosopher's often conceptually daunting works, these titles have also gained extraordinary popularity with a lay readership and quite often serve as "refreshers" for philosophy instructors. .
6046. Tác giả chính: Stephen Hahn
Nhan đề: On Thoreau / Stephen Hahn Số phân loại : 818.309 S206; Đặc điểm vật lý: 91 p. ; 22 cm
*Tóm tắt : This brief text assists students in understanding Thoreau's philosophy and thinking so that they can more fully engage in useful, intelligent class dialogue and improve their understanding of course content. Part of the "Wadsworth Philosophers Series," (which will eventually consist of approximately 100 titles, each focusing on a single "thinker" from ancient times to the present), ON THOREAU is written by a philosopher deeply versed in the philosophy of this key thinker. Like other books in the series, this concise book offers sufficient insight into the thinking of a notable philosopher better enabling students to engage in the reading and to discuss the material in class and on paper .
6047. Tác giả chính: Rt. Hon. Lord Denning
Nhan đề: Leaves from my library : Ôban English anthology / Rt. Hon. Lord Denning Số phân loại : 820.8 L866; Đặc điểm vật lý: 256Tr : Minh họa ; 25 cm
*Tóm tắt : Leaves from my Library is a unique anthology of English prose which Lord Denning has himself chosen from his library at his country home at Whitchurch. The scenes are many and varied, ranging from the trial of the Merchant of Venice to that of the Knave of Hearts from the decks of Nelson's Victory to the drawing rooms of Jane Austen from the Pilgrims' gathering at the Tabard Inn to Sir Winston Churchill addressing a nation at war .
6048. Tác giả chính: Pat Rogers
Nhan đề: The Oxford illustrated history of English literature / edited by Pat Rogers Số phân loại : 820.9 P294; Đặc điểm vật lý: xiv, 528Tr : Minh họa ; 25 cm
*Tóm tắt : Britain possesses a literary heritage virtually unrivaled in the Western world. This lavishly illustrated volume explores the richness, diversity, and continuity of that tradition. Under the general editorship of Pat Rogers, some of Britain's foremost literary scholars trace the history of English literature from its first stirrings in Anglo-Saxon poetry to the present day .
6049. Tác giả chính: Margaret Drabble
Nhan đề: The concise Oxford companion to English literature / edited by Margaret Drabble and Jenny Stringer Số phân loại : 820.90003 M327; Đặc điểm vật lý: 720Tr ; 20 cm
Tác giả khác: Jenny Stringer
*Tóm tắt : This volume offers more than 5,500 entries on individual novels and plays; songs and poems; the lives and works of authors, poets, playwrights, essayists, philosophers and historians; fictional characters; literary movements; legends; theatres; and periodicals .
6050. Tác giả chính: J.A. Burrow
Nhan đề: Medieval writers and their work : Middle English literature 1100-1500 / J.A. Burrow Số phân loại : 820.9001 B521; Đặc điểm vật lý: 156Tr ; 20 cm
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6051. Tác giả chính: J.A. Burrow
Nhan đề: Medieval writers and their work : Middle English literature and its background 1100-1500 / J.A. Burrow Số phân loại : 820.9001 B521; Đặc điểm vật lý: 148Tr ; 19 cm
*Tóm tắt : J. A. Burrow shows that the literature of authors such as Chaucer, Gower, and Langland is more readily accessible than usually imagined, and well worth reading too. By placing medieval writers in their historical context - the four centuries between the Norman Conquest and the Renaissance - Professor Burrow explains not only how they wrote, but why. This book provides a valuable introduction to the problems which a modern reader encounters when approaching Middle English writings for the first time .