The achievement of Christopher Wood has often been overshadowed by his dramatic suicide at the age of 29. Here, Virginia Button explores the life and art of ...
ISBN-13: 9781854374660 / ISBN-10: 1854374664
In November 1929, the author - determined to become a 'permanent foreigner' - packed a rucksack and two suitcases and left England on a one-way ticket for Berlin. In...
ISBN-13: 9780099561071 / ISBN-10: 0099561077
The life and work of one of Canada's most prominent artists and printmakers illustrating both his early watercolours in 1952 through and the iconic paintings of his...
ISBN-13: 9781770851283 / ISBN-10: 1770851283
This theoretically sophisticated study explores how Christopher Nolan has developed a politically engaged filmmaking that makes explicit use of cinema's tendency ...
ISBN-13: 9780292737822 / ISBN-10: 0292737823
Based on the 1633 quarto, which is shown to be more authentic than most scholars had allowed. The text includes an account of the sources of the play, with discussion...
ISBN-13: 9780719016189 / ISBN-10: 0719016185
The Jew of Malta" was influential on Shakespeare when he came to write "The Merchant of Venice", the play exploring anti-Semitism and revenge. An introduction..."
ISBN-13: 9780719051807 / ISBN-10: 0719051800
In 1593, the brilliant and controversial young playwright, Christopher Marlowe was stabbed to death in a Deptford lodging house officially in a quarrel over the bill....
ISBN-13: 9780099437475 / ISBN-10: 0099437473
Our Man in Havana: An Introduction by Christopher Hitchens
Wormold is a vacuum cleaner salesman in a city of powercuts. His adolescent daughter spends his money with a skill that amazes him so when a mysterious Englishman...
ISBN-13: 9780099286080 / ISBN-10: 0099286084
Christopher Lloyd (Christo) was one of the greatest English gardeners of the twentieth century. His creation is the garden at Great Dixter in East Sussex, and it is a...
ISBN-13: 9781845950965 / ISBN-10: 1845950968