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Our collection of books written in English language or containing translations into English.

  • The Promontory People Book Cover

    The Promontory People

    , £12.99

    The Promontory People tells the story of the ancient Cornish people as it has never been told before, using up-to-date archaeological, archaeo-linguistic and genetic research.

  • The Red Vial – Wilkie Collins

    The Red Vial

    , £9.99

    The first publication of Wilkie Collins’s script for the Olympic production of the thrilling three-act drama, The Red Vial. A complete, annotated transcript of the play, a scholarly introduction and contemporary illustrations and reviews.

  • Unsleeping Sphere by Marius Sampere

    Unsleeping sphere / L’esfera insomne

    , , £12.99

    A modern long poem in the tradition of A. R. Ammons, Allen Ginsberg or John Ashbery published in the original Catalan together with English translation by D. Sam Abrams.

  • The Old Red Tongue – Welsh Anthology
    Out of stock

    The Old Red Tongue

    , , £30.00

    A major bilingual anthology of Welsh literature including over 300 texts – poems, plays, memoirs, essays, extracts from novels and short stories, hymns, eulogies, elegies, medieval prose, political and theological commentaries

  • The November Boy

    The November Boy

    £8.99

    Manciet’s spare, harrowing, yet profoundly lyrical tale of sickness, selfhood and longing translated here for the first time into English by James Thomas

  • Dictatorship of Poetry Book Cover

    The Dictatorship of Poetry

    , £12.00

    This is the first translation into English of a major collection of work by the celebrated Georgian poet, performer and human rights activitist, Zurab Rtveliashvili.

  • The Southern Harvest Book Cover

    Southern Harvest

    , £15.00
    Including the words and music for nearly 300 songs

    An omnibus volume containing The Constant Lovers and The Foggy Dew, completing the series originally edited by Frank Purslow and published by the English Folk Dance and Song Society in the late 60s and early 70s. Foreword by Martin Carthy MBE.

     

  • Salt, Catalan Poetry Book Front Cover

    Salt

    , , £9.99

    The first collection of award-winning Catalan poet, playwright, fiction writer and translator, Ponç Pons’ work to be translated into English.

  • National Identities at the Crossroads Cover

    National Identities at the Crossroads

    , , £12.50

    This book collects a selection of articles developed from the most inspiring presentations at the XV Forum for Iberian Studies. Here, the concepts of Nation and Identity are analysed from the literary, theatrical and filmic points of view.

  • Josafat Book Cover

    Josafat

    , £8.99

    A first English translation of a classic of Catalan modernism. From its first publication in 1906 this story of the sacrilegious love between Josafat, the bell-ringer and caretaker of Girona Cathedral, and Fineta, the prostitute, has shocked and enthralled generations of Catalan readers. It eventually led to its author and family being hounded out of Girona.

  • Hark Cornish Christmas Carols
    Out of stock

    Hark!

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

    Hark! The Glad Sound of Cornish Carols is a record of carols sung throughout Cornwall, with scores and words, the background to the carols, the composers and reminiscences of people who sang them.

  • Darkening Myrking Front Cover

    Darkening/Myrking

    , , £9.99

    The first-ever bilingual Faroese–English publication of a work of Faroese literature. In the Faroese ballad tradition of wandering narratives, award-winning Faroese author Sissal Kampmann tells stories distilled into poetry.

  • Diary of Crosses Green – Martin Veiga

    Diary of Crosses Green

    , , , £12.00

    In Diary of Crosses Green, Martín Veiga reflects on time and its mysteries as he takes us at a wanderer’s pace through the light and shadow of a life lived along Cork’s River Lee.

  • Celebrating Pevsner Book Cover

    Celebrating Pevsner

    , , £20.00

    Papers from the 2015 Cornish Buildings Group conference ‘Only a Cornishman would have the endurance to carve intractable granite’

  • Bloody Roots – Book Front Cover

    Bloody Roots

    , £6.99

    A collection of poems that engage with the Western poetic tradition from a feminist perspective and explore the challenges a woman faces when she writes poetry, published in Catalan with English translations.

  • Art & Suffrage Book Cover

    Art and Suffrage

    , £20.00

    A biographical dictionary of suffrage artists discussing the lives and work of over 100 artists, each of whom made a positive contribution to the women’s suffrage campaign