Monthly Archives: February 2014

Books added 28th February 2014

On the commonwealth; and, On the laws by Cicero; edited by James E.G. Zetzel The cinema of Michael Winterbottom: borders, intimacy, terror by Bruce Bennett The first lady of Fleet Street: the life, fortune and tragedy of Rachel Beer by … Continue reading

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Books added 27th February 2014

The godfather (BFI Film Classics) by Jon Lewis The exorcist (BFI Film Classics; revised 2nd edn.) by Mark Kermode Vertigo (BFI Film Classics; 2nd edn.) by Charles Barr The cinema of Jan Švankmajer: dark alchemy (2nd edn.) edited by Peter … Continue reading

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Books added 24th February 2014

Armchair nation: an intimate history of Britain in front of the TV by Joe Moran (On Display) The day Parliament burned down by Caroline Shenton The major transitions in evolution revisited edited by Brett Calcott and Kim Sterelny (On Display) … Continue reading

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Books added week commencing 17th February 2014

The island princess by John Fletcher; edited by Clare McManus (On Display) The Spanish tragedy by Thomas Kyd; edited by Clara Calvo and Jesús Tronch Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare; edited by René Weis Coriolanus by William Shakespeare; edited … Continue reading

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Books added 15th February 2014

Music philology: an introduction to musical textual criticism, hermeneutics, and editorial technique by Georg Feder; translated by Bruce C. MacIntyre Hip-hop Japan: rap and the paths of cultural globalization by Ian Condry An autobiography (1903-1934) by Igor Stravinsky Women and … Continue reading

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Books added 13th/14th February 2014

Foundations of social evolution by Steven A. Frank The Federalist: with Letters of “Brutus” by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay (writing as Publius); edited by Terence Ball Revolutions: a very short introduction by Jack A. Goldstone Operating systems … Continue reading

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Books added 11th February 2014

How humans evolved (6th edn.) by Robert Boyd and Joan B. Silk (2 copies) Reversing Babel: translation among the English during an age of conquests, c. 800 to c. 1200 by Bruce R. O’Brien (On Display) Community and communication: oratory … Continue reading

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