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Product Description: Sebastian has long been haunted by the disappearance of his father, Jack Messenger: celebrated travel writer, potential spy and murder victim, his absent presence and equivocal past continue to cast inescapable shadows over his son, who must also contend with his aging mother’s fragmented memory and his own dereliction of a partner...read more

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9781910901472 | Parthian Books, May 1, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Sebastian has long been haunted by the disappearance of his father, Jack Messenger: celebrated travel writer, potential spy and murder victim, his absent presence and equivocal past continue to cast inescapable shadows over his son, who must also contend with his aging mother’s fragmented memory and his own dereliction of a partner.

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Product Description: The best of contemporary Welsh short story writing, Seren New Welsh Short Stories 2015 offers a wide-ranging view of a country from new and established writers including Stevie Davies, Trezza Azzopardi, Joe Dunthorne, Owen Sheers, Cynan Jones, Deborah Kay Davies, and Rachel Trezise...read more

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9781781722343, titled "New Welsh Short Stories: New Welsh Short Stories" | Seren Books/Poetry Wales Pr Ltd, May 1, 2015, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The best of contemporary Welsh short story writing, Seren New Welsh Short Stories 2015 offers a wide-ranging view of a country from new and established writers including Stevie Davies, Trezza Azzopardi, Joe Dunthorne, Owen Sheers, Cynan Jones, Deborah Kay Davies, and Rachel Trezise.

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Product Description: One year after Darwin’s explosive publication of The Origin of Species, sisters Anna and Beatrice Pentecost awaken to a world shattered by science, radicalism, and the stirrings of feminist rebellion. But society is not the only thing wracked by tumult and torment: Anna’s anomalous love for Lore Ritter and her friendship with the freethinking and ambitious Miriam Sala carry her into areas of uncharted desire, while Beatrice is forced to choose between her beloved Will Anwyl and the evangelist Christian Ritter...read more

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9781908946980 | Parthian Books, August 1, 2013, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: One year after Darwin’s explosive publication of The Origin of Species, sisters Anna and Beatrice Pentecost awaken to a world shattered by science, radicalism, and the stirrings of feminist rebellion—a world of charismatic religious movements, Spiritualist séances, bitter loss, and medical trauma.

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9781909844704 | Reprint edition (Parthian Books, April 1, 2015), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: One year after Darwin’s explosive publication of The Origin of Species, sisters Anna and Beatrice Pentecost awaken to a world shattered by science, radicalism, and the stirrings of feminist rebellion.

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Product Description: Making connections between the Suez Canal War in 1949 and the current wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, this novel about a British couple's disastrous marriage is told by their daughter, who has discovered her mother's diary written at the end of World War II...read more

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9781906998370 | Parthian Books, October 1, 2011, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Making connections between the Suez Canal War in 1949 and the current wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, this novel about a British couple's disastrous marriage is told by their daughter, who has discovered her mother's diary written at the end of World War II.

Product Description: This classic story shows how a young woman can overcome adversity and find true happiness. It is a story of passionate love, travail, and final triumph. Orphaned at an early age, Jane Eyre leads a lonely life until she finds work as a governess at Thornfield Hall, where she meets the mysterious Mr...read more
By Stevie Davies (editor)

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9781417817801 | Turtleback Books, August 15, 2006, cover price $18.45 | About this edition: This classic story shows how a young woman can overcome adversity and find true happiness.

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Product Description: Nobody at The Eyrie is quite like Red Dora—in her eighties, she's a Scots ex-Communist, ex-Trotskyite who fought in the Spanish Civil War. With her fiery brand of radical anticapitalism, she conjures plans of political sabotage and computer hacking...read more

Hardcover:

9780297851417 | Orion Pub Co, February 1, 2007, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: An ex-Communist, a Welsh radical, and a mother on the run from domesticity - the new book from prize-winning novelist Stevie Davis will appeal to fans of Hilary Mantel and Ali Smith

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9780753823545 | Reprint edition (Phoenix, May 28, 2008), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Nobody at The Eyrie is quite like Red Dora—in her eighties, she's a Scots ex-Communist, ex-Trotskyite who fought in the Spanish Civil War.

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Product Description: Mara and Frankie are cousins and best friends, growing up in the stifling atmosphere of Swansea in the Fifties, within an extended family that thrives on gossip, petty feuds and innuendo. Mara is a difficult but loved child whilst Frankie is rebellious, fired by an intense emotional hunger...read more

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9781843955047, titled "Kith & Kin" | Una lrg edition (Ulverscroft Large Print Books, November 15, 2004), cover price $32.50 | About this edition: Mara and Frankie are cousins and best friends, growing up in the stifling atmosphere of Swansea in the Fifties, within an extended family that thrives on gossip, petty feuds and innuendo.
9780297847540 | Orion Pub Co, October 31, 2004, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Mara and Frankie are cousins and best friends, growing up in the stifling atmosphere of Swansea in the 1950s, amid a bickering yet close-knit extended family.

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9780753820186 | Phoenix, October 30, 2004, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: Mara and Frankie are cousins and best friends, growing up in the stifling atmosphere of Swansea in the 1950s, amid a bickering yet close-knit extended family.

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Product Description: Although the Brontës have long fascinated readers of fiction and biography, their poetry was all too little known until this pioneering selection by Stevie Davies, the novelist and critic. Charlotte (1816-1855) is certainly a competent poet, and Anne (1820-1849) developed a distinctive voice, while Emily (1818-1848) is one of the great women poets in English...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Stevie Davies (editor)

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9780415940900 | Routledge, April 1, 2002, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Although the Brontës have long fascinated readers of fiction and biography, their poetry was all too little known until this pioneering selection by Stevie Davies, the novelist and critic.

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Product Description: When Olivia's mother dies and her grave is dug in the garden of the family home, a skeleton of a 17th-century woman is uncovered. The remains are crushed, but one thing remains intact - a scold's bridle. Only when Olivia unearths the story of the woman does she begin to understand her own passions...read more

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9780704346598 | Womens Pr Ltd, January 1, 2001, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: When Olivia's mother dies and her grave is dug in the garden of the family home, a skeleton of a 17th-century woman is uncovered.

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Product Description: In the tradition of many books reclaiming women's writing, the author turns her attention to the seldom-covered period of the seventeenth century and uncovers a magnificent and vibrant array of women insisting on their right to the written word.

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9780704344891 | Womens Pr Ltd, September 1, 1999, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: In the tradition of many books reclaiming women's writing, the author turns her attention to the seldom-covered period of the seventeenth century and uncovers a magnificent and vibrant array of women insisting on their right to the written word.

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Product Description: Subjecting biographical evidence to close examination, Stevie Davies' book questions the legibility of Emily Brontë's life-records, explores the symphonic qualities of Wuthering Heights and establishes Emily Brontë's intellectual stature by study of her works, journals, sheet-music and Brussels essays...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780253301055 | Indiana Univ Pr, November 1, 1988, cover price $28.95

Paperback:

9780746308349 | Northcote House Pub Ltd, January 1, 1999, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Subjecting biographical evidence to close examination, Stevie Davies' book questions the legibility of Emily Brontë's life-records, explores the symphonic qualities of Wuthering Heights and establishes Emily Brontë's intellectual stature by study of her works, journals, sheet-music and Brussels essays.

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An over-sixty, self-professed expert on the Brontes; an overworked wife, mother, and university lecturer; a widower sustained by nocturnal visits from Emily Bronte's ghost; and a waitress descend upon a conference about Emily Bronte and find themselves in a host of predicaments. 35,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780312168445 | St Martins Pr, September 1, 1997, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: An over-sixty, self-professed expert on the Brontes; an overworked wife, mother, and university lecturer; a widower sustained by nocturnal visits from Emily Bronte's ghost; and a waitress descend upon a conference about Emily Bronte and find themselves in a host of predicaments

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Product Description: A powerfully written and accessible introduction to the full range of Donne's poetry which challenges the assumptions of traditional readings of his work. Raising a feminist challenge to the virility of his writing, Davies exposes the poet's misogyny and the emotional conflict and vulnerability which it reveals...read more

Paperback:

9780746307380 | Northcote House Pub Ltd, September 1, 1996, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A powerfully written and accessible introduction to the full range of Donne's poetry which challenges the assumptions of traditional readings of his work.

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Product Description: There is no portrait of Metaphysical poet Henry Vaughan (1621-95), and little documentation of his life. However, at the tercentenary of his death his writing remains as influential as ever and the writer continues to fascinate. Stevie Davies uses her skills as a novelist and critic to bring to life her now distant subjec...read more

Hardcover:

9781854111425 | Seren Books/Poetry Wales Pr Ltd, April 1, 1996, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: There is no portrait of Metaphysical poet Henry Vaughan (1621-95), and little documentation of his life.

Paperback:

9781854111432 | Seren Books/Poetry Wales Pr Ltd, April 1, 1996, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: There is no portrait of Metaphysical poet Henry Vaughan (1621-95), and little documentation of his life.

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Product Description: This is an analysis of William Shakespeare's play, "The Taming of the Shrew". It assesses the text of the folio in the light of recent theories, reassessing the play as problematic in terms of the dramatic interpretation of the language...read more

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9780140772715 | Penguin USA, November 1, 1995, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: This is an analysis of William Shakespeare's play, "The Taming of the Shrew".

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Product Description: A look at the life and times of one of Britain's most intriguing and exceptional women writers.

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9780704344013 | Womens Pr Ltd, September 1, 1994, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: A look at the life and times of one of Britain's most intriguing and exceptional women writers.

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Product Description: From the award-winning author of Arms and the Girl, this novel concerns two female companions who face sudden change, calling into question both the future and history of their lives and love together.

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9780704343887 | Womens Pr Ltd, April 1, 1994, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: From the award-winning author of Arms and the Girl, this novel concerns two female companions who face sudden change, calling into question both the future and history of their lives and love together.

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Product Description: This is a reader and companion to Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night". An introduction to the dramatic action of the play's meaning is followed by chapters exploring the folly tradition, language and the liberating comedy of sexual ambiquity.

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9780140771336 | Penguin USA, August 1, 1993, cover price $8.00 | About this edition: This is a reader and companion to Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night".

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Hardcover:

9780312067694 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 1, 1991, cover price $39.95 | also contains Michelin Green Guide Provence

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Product Description: The Feminine Reclaimed breaks new ground in the field of Renaissance scholarship. Stevie Davies considers the feminine principle as it was developed through the humanist and Neoplatonic revival of ancient classical learning and from this perspective approaches the major works of the three great literary figures of the English Renaissance―Spenser, Shakespeare, and Milton...read more

Hardcover:

9780813115894 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, January 10, 1986, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The Feminine Reclaimed breaks new ground in the field of Renaissance scholarship.

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Offers a brief profile of Bronte, examines the themes and style of her poetry, and provides a new interpretation of Wuthering Heights

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9780856354595 | Carcanet Pr, April 1, 1984, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Offers a brief profile of Bronte, examines the themes and style of her poetry, and provides a new interpretation of Wuthering Heights

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Paperback:

9780719007262 | Manchester Univ Pr, June 1, 1978, cover price $16.95

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