Thursday, November 12, 2015
For Thursday 12th November only we're having a 40% sale. See below for your discount code and further details and then browse our site.
Use the code 2015nov40 at the checkout for a 40% discount on our book prices on Thursday 12th November only. There is no minimum purchase and no limit to how often you can use the code on the day so browse our site and enjoy!
Please feel free to pass the discount code onto friends or to your students.
Pictured is The Obstacle Race: The Fortunes of Women Painters and Their Work by Germaine Greer.
Book catalogues you might enjoy:
English local history by county
Poetry and Criticism
Novels and Criticism
Movements and Themes in Literature
The small print: valid until midnight on Thursday 12th November. Postage is extra. Because of the sizeable discount we cannot subsidize postage so large orders from outside the UK might require increased shipping costs. We will contact you to explain if there are any additional costs once your order has gone through, or you can email us before placing an order. You will be able to cancel the order if you're unhappy with the extra shipping.
Monday, November 9, 2015
"Mikhail Bulgakov's current reputation as a major 20th-century European writer is posthumous. The story of Bulgakov's reception illustrates the tragedy of Russian culture in the post-revolutionary period." (Cornwell, 1998). His last great and most celebrated novel "The Master and Margarita" was started in 1928, going through many variants and revisions, and was still not prepared for publication by the time of Bulgakov's death in 1940 (he burned the first manuscript in despair in 1930). This, combined with the fact that early official editions in the Soviet Union were highly censored, meant that it was some time before a definitive version of the text could be established...
Read more on Marijana Dworski's blog.