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New Acquisitions

New acquisitions: January 2019



DVD  Avatar: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2010.

DVD ENG.han.phi The hangover [U.K.] : Distributed by Warner Home Video, c2009.

DVD ENG.hel.tay The help, Universal City, Calif. : DreamWorks II Distribution, 2012.

DVD ENG.los.cop Lost in Translation / [USA] : Focus Features, 2003.

DVD Million dollar baby: Entertainment In Video, 2005.

DVD ENG.moo.jen Moonlight. Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, 2017.

DVD ENG.pix.pix Pixar short films collection. [California] : Disney/Pixar, 2018.

DVD ENG.pri.war Pride, 20th Culver City. CA :Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2015.

DVD ENG.vic.all Vicky Cristina Barcelona. London : Optimum Home Entertainment, 2009.

 LANG MAL Malay phrase book & dictionary. London : Berlitz, 2014.

 LANG TAG  Filipino (tagalog) : phrase book & CD. London : Berlitz, 2013.


General Interest

General Interest Biography VAN The cut out girl: a story of war and family, lost and found / Van Es, Bart, author. London: Penguin Random House, 2018.

General Interest Novels HON Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine / Honeyman, Gail, London : HarperCollinsPublishers, 2018.           

General Interest Novels ROO Normal people / Rooney, Sally London: Faber & Faber, 2018.          

General Interest Novels TUR The seven deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle / Turton, Stuart, London : Raven Books, 2018.                                    

General Interest Poetry ADD Wild nights: new & selected poems / Addonizio, Kim, Hexham : Bloodaxe Books, 2015.                       

General Interest Poetry MOR Assurances / Morgan, J. O, London: Cape Poetry, 2018.



DA 774.5.D4.s The Scottish clearances: a history of the dispossessed, 1500-1900 / Devine, T. M. London : Allen Lane, 2018.

DA 86.D3.G4 Gentlemen and tarpaulins: the officers and men of the Restoration Navy Davies, J. D. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1991.

DA 86.D3.K5 Kings of the sea: Charles II, James II and the Royal Navy / Davies, J. D. Barnsley, South Yorkshire: Seaforth Publishing, 2017.

DA 87.N4 Nelson, navy & nation: the Royal Navy & the British people 1688-1815 / London: Conway, 2013.

DA 995.D75.G7 Dublin's Great Wars : the First World War, the Easter Rising and the Irish Revolution / Grayson, Richard S. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2018.      

DB 43.W4 The grand strategy of the Habsburg Empire / Mitchell, A.  Princeton; Princeton University Press, 2018.

DC 34.5.B55.M3 Marianne et le garçon noir / Paris: Pauvert, 2017.

DS 135.P6.P7 Poland and Hungary: Jewish realities compared / London : The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization in association with Liverpool University Press, 2019.       

E 660.G756.G3 My dearest Julia: the wartime letters of Ulysses S. Grant to his wife / Grant, Ulysses S. New York, NY: Library of America, 2018.


Geography & Anthropology               

GV 1623.D3 Dance in America : a reader's anthology / New York, N.Y : The Library of America, 2018.


Social Sciences, Economics, Finance & Sociology

HM 1051.H4  Ce que n'est pas l'identité / Heinich, Nathalie, Paris : Gallimard, 2018   

HQ 1090.M6 The image of man : the creation of modern masculinity / Mosse, George. New York ; Oxford University Press, 1996.    

HQ 1148.H8 Feminism and Renaissance studies / Hutson, Lorna. Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 1999.


Political Science

JC 143.M3 2019 The prince / Second edition Machiavelli, Niccolò Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019.     


Law & Criminology

K 521.I5 International law reports. London : Butterworth & Co 1956.

KD 1554.A7.B8 2018 A casebook on contract / Burrows, A. S. Sixth edition. Oxford: Hart, 2018.

KD 1554.M3.2018 Contract law : text, cases, and materials / Eighth edition, McKendrick, Ewan. Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018.

KD 1978.J3 Jackson & Powell on professional liability.  Jackson, Rupert M. London : Sweet & Maxwell, 2017.

KD 288.A64 The all England law reports. London : Butterworth, 1936.

KD 674.S6 Snell's Equity. / by John McGhee. London : Sweet & Maxwell, 2015.

KD 829.M33 2018 Land law: text, cases, and materials. Fourth edition, Ben McFarlane, Nicholas Hopkins, and Sarah Nield. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018.

KD 8329.B5 Blackstone's criminal practice 2019 / Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2019.



M 21.H6  Howells' clavichord : twenty pieces for clavichord or piano / Howells, Herbert, London : Novello c1961.


Fine Arts & Architecture

N 6923.M5.B3 Michelangelo : divine draftsman and designer / New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2017.

NB 1280.L3 Sculptural seeing : relief, optics, and the rise of perspective in medieval Italy /Lakey, Christopher. New Haven; Yale University Press, 2018.


Language & Literature

PN 523.C3 The Cambridge companion to world literature / Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2018.

PQ 2605.O15.A17.1999 Œuvres poétiques complètes / Cocteau, Jean. Paris : Gallimard, 1999.

PQ 2605.O15.Z57 Jean Cocteau : a life / Arnaud, Claude, author.  New Haven : Yale University Press, 2016.

PR 2801.A2.G6 All's well that ends well / Shakespeare, William. London : The Arden Shakespeare, 2019.

PR 2848.A2.A5 Shakespeare's sonnets, retold: classic love poems with a modern twist / London : WH Allen, 2018.

PR 3011.G3 Shakespeare and the afterlife / Garrison, John S. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018.

PS 1402.2019 Two novels of the American Revolution / Cooper, James Fenimore, New York : The Library of America, 2018.

PS 223.C3 The Cambridge companion to American literature of the 1930s / Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 2018.

PS 3529.H29.A6.2018 John O'Hara : four novels of the 1930s / O'Hara, John, New York : The Library of America, 2018.

PS 3562.E55.A6 2018 Vol 1 The wrinkle in time quartet / L'Engle, Madeleine, author., New York : The Library of America, 2018.            

PS 3562.E55.A6.2018 The Polly O'Keefe quartet / L'Engle, Madeleine. New York, New York : The Library of America, 2018.

PS 3571.P4.A6.2018  John Updike: novels, 1959-1965, Updike, John. / New York : Distributed to the trade in the US by Penguin Random House; Library of America, 2018.

PS 648.S3.F8 The future is female! : 25 classic science fiction stories by women, from pulp pioneers to Ursula K. Le Guin / New York, NY : Library of America, 2018.



Q 41.R6.V5 Science made visible: drawings, prints, objects. University of Cambridge. Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities, issuing body.

Cambridge: CRASSH, 2018.


Reference & Other

J TOR Why we need a Citizen's Basic Income /Revised and updated edition/ Torry, Malcolm, Bristol: Policy Press, 2018.

J TRE  A catechism on the Apostles' creed, based on Bishop Pearson's exposition, and adapted to the use of junior students in theology and pupils in training colleges for national school masters / Trevor, J.W, London: Rivingtons, 1859.