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  1. Many Lovers of Jane Austen, The (2012)

    Subject
    English language and literature
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 60 minutes), £9.89

    Historian Amanda Vickery traces the rise in popularity of Jane Austen, from a little-read Regency novelist to a global brand.

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  2. Salman Rushdie: L’Inde Imaginaire (2011)

    aka: Salman Rushdie: Imagining India

    Director
    Lisa Mantin
    Producer
    Pascal Verroust
    Subject
    Literature
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 NTSC, 45 minutes), 14.94 Euros

    Film portrait of novelist Salman Rushdie, who speaks about India, the land of his childhood, as a source of literary inspiration. DVD extras include an interview with Rushdie from 1999.

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  3. English Parish Church Through the Ages, The (2010)

    Subject
    Religious studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (DVD-ROM), £17.50

    This interactive DVD-ROM from the Centre for the Study of Christianity and Culture at York University, traces the development of the country’s most iconic ecclesiastical buildings across the centuries. The...

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  4. 1984 (2007)

    Director
    Michael Anderson
    Subject
    English language and literature; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 90 minutes), £12.99

    Adaptation of George Orwell’s classic dystopian novel starring Edmond O’Brien, Michael Redgrave and Donald Pleasance.

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  5. Studying Blake’s Songs (2005)

    Subject
    English language and literature
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL), £9.95

    A CD-ROM and book package providing a route through William Blake’s ‘Songs of Innocence and Experience’, focusing on key poems and drawing connections across the collection. CD ROM for interactive...

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  6. Alice in Wonderland (2003)

    Subject
    Literature; Media studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 80 minutes), £19.99

    Jonathan Miller’s 1966 television adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s classic story. His vision of the story was a picture of upper-middle-class Victorian society, pompous, irascible, stuffy and addicted to...

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  7. Mystery of Charles Dickens, The (2002)

    Subject
    Drama; English language and literature; History
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0, 90 minutes), £16.99 (inclusive)

    A recording of Simon Callow’s one-man show at the Albery Theatre, London, which ran from 2000 to 2002. The play was written by Peter Ackroyd. As well as recreating scenes from Dickens’ novels, Ackroyd...

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  8. If: A Film About Rudyard Kipling (1997 Video)

    Subject
    English language and literature
    Distribution
    Sale, Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 2 x 50 min., 1999 sale: £99.00 (+VAT +p&p)

    Actor Mace Richards visits Batemans, the Sussex home of writer Rudyard Kipling, picking up some clues about Kipling’s first, seemingly unpublished, novel. The film mimics a favoured story form, with a...

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  9. Gulliver’s Travels (1996 Video)

    Director
    Charles Sturridge
    Subject
    Drama; English language and literature
    Distribution
    Out of Distribution, Videocassette. VHS. col. 180 min., 1998 sale: £19.99 (inclusive)

    A production of the Jonathan Swift classic with a cast led by Ted Danson.

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  10. Mill on the Floss, The (1996) (1996)

    Director
    Graham Theakston
    Producer
    Brian Eastman
    Subject
    Drama
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 120 minutes), £15.99

    A television production of the George Eliot story of love, rejection and reconciliation in which Maggie Tullliver is a rare free spirit in rural Victorian England who has to look outside her own family to...

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