In Cat on a Hot Tin Roof , winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, a Southern family meet to celebrate Big Daddy's birthday but are fractured by sexual frustration, repressed love, greed and his impending death. This Student Edition provides an extensive introduction and notes by Philip C. Kolin, a world authority on Williams.
Presents annotations to Joyce's classic that can inform any reading of "Ulysses". This volume includes annotations that gloss place names, define slang terms, give capsule histories of institutions and political and cultural movements and figures, supply bits of local and Irish legend and lore, and explain religious nomenclature and practices.
In these most trying of times, Bluefoot Press is proud to host a unique event for Poetry Day 2020. Initially conceived and organised by poet and scientist Orla Grant-Donoghue as a live poetry event in Alan Hanna’s Bookshop, measures to contain the spread of Covid-19 have resulted in its transformation into an online-only collaboration (for now). Determined not to let lockdown curb their creativity, poets, writers, artists, scientists and actors will produce a new work responding to a favourite book. It may be inspired by a simple line, a character, a scene, a cover, even a memory triggered by a book.
Contains entries on 100 of the most incredible avian species across the world, illustrated with photographs of each. This book describes the natural history and significance of the featured species, with summary information including size; distribution; habitat; classification; population & conservation status; and the reason for inclusion.
Travel the world to investigate one of the greatest renaissances in architecture: wood. How has this elemental material come to steal the show at luxury hot spring structures and cutting-edge urban renewal schemes?
A fascinating collection of the most significant plans, sketches, drawings and illustrations that have changed the way we think about the world. From primitive cave paintings to the complicated DNA double helix drawn by Crick and Watson, they chart dramatic breakthroughs in our understanding of the world and its history.
Presents 100 fish and seafood recipes from all over the world. From light meals and quick lunches, pasta, rice and noodle dishes as well food to share, this book includes a recipe for every level of skill and occasion.
Perennially popular, sugarcraft has a very wide appeal and attracts both beginners and seasoned enthusiasts of this craft. This book represents amazing value, comprising 100 projects from some of our best-selling sugarcraft authors.
Discover the latest and the greatest of Japan's manga scene. This revised and updated edition features classic maestros like Osamu Tezuka (creator of Astro Boy) and Katsuhiro Otomo (creator of Akira) as well as the most exciting newcomers such as Hajime Isayama and, of course, their fictional superstars.