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New! Shakespeare: The Legacy
Item# 114446
© 2016
 46 Min.




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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-68272-699-0

In celebration of the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, this program unlocks some of the mysteries surrounding Shakespeare’s life and the legacy of his work across the globe. John Nettles take... (more details)



New! The Great Greek Myths
Item# 114926
© 2015
 78 Min.






Tales of love, power, betrayal, heinous crimes, unbearable separations, atrocious revenge, and metamorphoses - the poetic force of the myths has crossed the centuries. This documentary series sets out... (more details)



New! The Worlds of Philip K. Dick
Item# 114901
© 2015
 52 Min.




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New! The Greek Dramatists: Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides
Item# 114800
© 2015
 50 Min.






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New! Montaigne
Item# 114801
© 2015
 30 Min.






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New! Cider with Rosie: The Secret Life of Books (Series 2)
Item# 114429
© 2015
 30 Min.




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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-68272-691-4

This film examines “Cider with Rosie,” a 1959 post-war memoir by Laurie Lee. Set chiefly in his hometown of Slad, England, this historical fiction novel features pastoral traditions, rich imagery, and... (more details)



New! Confessions of an English Opium Eater: The Secret Life of Books (Series 2)
Item# 114427
© 2015
 30 Min.




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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-68272-689-1

In this film, author John Cooper Clarke examines the first autobiographical account of drug addiction ever published. Written in the early nineteenth century, Thomas de Quincey’s "Confessions of an En... (more details)



New! Edward Lear's Nonsense Songs: The Secret Life of Books (Series 2)
Item# 114426
© 2015
 30 Min.




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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-68272-688-4

Actor Nicholas Parsons delves into the workof Edward Lear, a 19th century English poet and illustrator who pioneered illustrative poetry and fiction. Lear’s nonsensical poems are considered unconventi... (more details)



New! The Faerie Queene: The Secret Life of Books (Series 2)
Item# 114425
© 2015
 30 Min.




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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-68272-687-7

Considered one of the most influential poems in the English language, Edmund Spenser’s "The Faerie Queene" is a fusion of Arthurian romance and Italian Renaissance epic styles. Written in the 16th cen... (more details)



New! The Mill on the Floss: The Secret Life of Books (Series 2)
Item# 114428
© 2015
 30 Min.




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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-68272-690-7

Under the penname George Eliot, Mary Ann Evans published a historical fiction book with autobiographical aspects. It traces protagonist Maggie Tulliver’s tumultuous relationships with her brother and... (more details)



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