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Sanity, Madness and the Family: Families of Schizophrenics (Pelican)
Sanity, Madness and the Family: Families of Schizophrenics (Pelican)
by R.D. Laing
Edition: Paperback

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars laing and esterson on madness, 2 Feb 2013
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This is a revolutionary and fundamental view of what is known popularly as schizophrenia, attempting to set difficult behaviour in the context of family relationships.


The Book of Psalms: A Translation with Commentary
The Book of Psalms: A Translation with Commentary
by Robert Alter
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £17.00

5.0 out of 5 stars Alter on Psalms, 2 Feb 2013
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An elegant presentation of Alter's reading and summary of all the Psalms, making avallable difficult texts to the contemporary reader. Beautifully published; a great deal within a single volume.


The Complete Plays: Danton's Death, Leonce and Lena, Woyzeck
The Complete Plays: Danton's Death, Leonce and Lena, Woyzeck
by Georg Buchner
Edition: Paperback
Price: £14.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Bucner's Plays, 2 Feb 2013
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An important but little known German Expressionist playwright, here made accessible. You can not really know the literary scene of those days without knowing Buchner's work. Here available in good condition.


The Way We Live Now [DVD]
The Way We Live Now [DVD]
Dvd ~ David Suchet
Price: £6.23

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5.0 out of 5 stars the way we live now, 2 Feb 2013
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perhaps Trollope's greatest (certainly longest) and most penetrating novel, shedding light on relationships, careers and reputations. I was very grateful to receive this in good condition, enabling to to deepen my acquaintance with this important Victorian novelist.


Wedding Preparations in the Country and Other Stories (Modern Classics)
Wedding Preparations in the Country and Other Stories (Modern Classics)
by Franz Kafka
Edition: Paperback

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Kafka's "Wedding Preparations", 30 Dec 2012
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This volume helps us to build up a more rounded picture of the sorties made by the great European master into the nature of potential modernist narrative.


The Hare With Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance
The Hare With Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance
by Edmund de Waal
Edition: Paperback
Price: £6.99

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars The Hare with Amber Eyes, 30 Dec 2012
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This is one of the most original and insightful descripptions of one man's adventure that takes the reader through his own experiences as a collector and autbiographer into the history of our own times, through Europe and Asia, and into the nature of the Jrewish experience overall.


Sept Jours Pour Une Eternite
Sept Jours Pour Une Eternite
by Marc Levy
Edition: Paperback

2.0 out of 5 stars sept jours pour une eternite, 30 Dec 2012
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An original and sparkling novel by one of France's leading practitioners in the art of fiction. Highly recommended for those wishing to know what is going on in Frabce in the realm of fiction.


A Country Doctor - Short Stories
A Country Doctor - Short Stories
by Franz Kafka
Edition: Paperback

5.0 out of 5 stars a country doctor, 30 Dec 2012
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ANn important collection of the great 20th, century master, putting together some of the lesser known stories, laboriously collected byothers after his demise,


El mundo es ansí. (Las ciudades).
El mundo es ansí. (Las ciudades).
by Pio BAROJA
Edition: Paperback

5.0 out of 5 stars el mundo es ansi, 30 Dec 2012
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an excellent novel by this major Spanish novelist, little known in England. It gives great insight into attitdudes pf the Spanish intellgentsia towards its own national character.


Solitude: A Return to the Self
Solitude: A Return to the Self
by Anthony Storr
Edition: Paperback

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars solitude, 16 Nov 2012
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This is an important collection of one of Britain's most important and original thinkers about the achievements of psychoanalysis. But it also outlines it limitations, and attempts to extend its boundaries.


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