The Arts

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  • The Way Back Poems in Sami

    The Way Back

    , £9.99

    In an increasingly globalised world, indigenous societies like the Sámi are losing their connections with nature, their land despoiled by intrusive development, traditional livelihoods becoming part of the tourist industry.

  • National Minority by Alan M. Kent Book Cover

    National Minority

    , £5.99

    It is 1901 – the dawn of the twentieth century. In the library of a remote country house in Cornwall the noted antiquarian and Celtic revivalist Edward Cardew is about to make a remarkable discovery.

  • The Wanton Seed
    Out of stock

    The Wanton Seed

    , £12.99

    REPRINTING

    Originally selected and edited by Frank Purslow
    Revised by Malcolm Douglas and Steve Gardham with notes by Steve Gardham

    The Hammond and Gardiner manuscripts are amongst the most important nineteenth-century collections of English folk song.

  • Shout Kernow Book Cover

    Shout Kernow

    , , £19.99
    With two CDs containing 31 songs recorded live in pubs across Cornwall

    A lively collection of words, tunes and harmonies with the background to the songs, singers and venues.

  • England Arise book cover

    England, Arise!

    , £5.00
    With a preface by Cyril Pearce

    The story of the Socialist Conscientious Objectors of the First World War  – and the women who supported them.

  • Lancelot Ribeiro book cover

    Lancelot Ribeiro

    , £20.00

    An exploration of the work of Lancelot Ribeiro, one of the most original of the Indian artists who settled in Britain after the Second World War.

  • Wave Hub, New Poetry From Cornwall

    Wave Hub

    , , £12.00

    Cornwall is at the hub of the Celtic Sea, and this collection of new poetry celebrates the best verse to emerge from there in recent times.

  • Mrs English & Other Women

    Mrs English

    , £9.99

    A new collection of poetry by D.M.Thomas explores erotic memories, from his first sexual ejaculation (of a kind) at five to a brief appearance of Eros in a cancer clinic at seventy-seven.

  • Bewnans Peran Play

    Bewnans Peran

    , £4.50

    Bewnans Peran [The Life of St Piran] celebrates the life and deeds of the patron saint of Cornwall, Saint Piran.

  • The Body's Reason – Poems in Catalan

    The Body’s Reason

    , £9.99

    The Body’ Reason is the first book by Catalan poet Mari-Mercè Marçal to be translated into English. She is a key figure in Catalan poetry of the post-Franco era, who was actively engaged in the transition to democracy and the emergence of a feminist movement in Spain. Hers is a uniquely challenging voice expressing a distinctive Catalan gendered perspective.

  • Fifty love Poems Book Cover

    Fifty Love Poems

    , £9.99
    With a preface by Helena Buffery

    Fifty Love Poems is a collection of fifty poems about love in its various guises, ranging from erotic love and tenderness for missing loved ones to the passion for life and writing.

  • Wilkie Collins, The Lighthouse book cover

    The Lighthouse

    £9.99
    With an introduction by Andrew Gasson and Caroline Radcliffe
    Foreword by P.D.James

    This is the first printed, English edition of The Lighthouse. The volume transcribes the version licensed for the Olympic Theatre in 1857 which includes the ‘Prologue’ and the ‘Song of the Wreck’ contributed by Dickens.

  • Charles Causley Theatre Works Book Cover

    Charles Causley

    , , £14.99

    This collection of plays sheds new light on Charles Causley’ literary work and reveals him to be a fine playwright with an important place in British theatrical history.

  • From Bow to Biennale

    From Bow to Biennale

    , £30.00

    REVISED WITH NEWLY DISCOVERED MATERIAL

    This revised edition includes exciting new material that has emerged since the publication of the first edition, partly due to the East London Group website (www.eastlondongroup.co.uk) and personal contacts.

  • Vintage Ghosts – D.M Thomas

    Vintage Ghosts

    , £9.99
    With six linocut illustrations by Tim Roberts

    D.M.Thomas, author of the iconic novel The White Hotel, has turned his creative imagination to a genre that has been curiously neglected for over a hundred years, the verse novel.

  • Aurélia Lassaque – Solstice and Other Poems Book Cover

    Solstice and other Poems

    , £9.99

    Solstice and Other Poems is the first major parallel Occitan–English publication of prize-winning Occitan and French poet Aurélia Lassaque.