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Literature, Language and Culture


Cambridge Semitic Languages and Cultures
This series includes philological and linguistic studies of Semitic languages, editions of Semitic texts and works relating to the cultures of Semitic-speaking peoples.
St Andrews Studies in French History and Culture
This series covers the full span of historical themes relating to France: from political history, through military/naval, diplomatic, religious, social, financial, cultural and intellectual history, art and architectural history, to literary culture.
The Global Qur'an
The Global Qur’an is a new book series that looks at Muslim engagement with the Qur’an in a global perspective.
Open Book Classics
These fresh and informative translations recover texts that have not recently been revived, or do not exist at all in a critical edition in English. These works are brought to life with musical recordings, annotations and vivid illustrations.
Yeats Annual
Published by OBP in association with the Institute of English Studies, University of London, this is the leading scholarly journal on the poet.
The Juggler of Notre Dame
This ambitious study in six volumes explores the fascinating metamorphosis of the juggler of Notre Dame, from his incarnation in a medieval French poem to his influence on Gothic revivalism in America, via Victor Hugo's classic novel and beyond.
American Studies
Comparative Studies
English Studies
French Studies
German Studies
Italian Studies
Slavic Studies
Other languages
Jane Austen: Reflections of a Reader
By Nora Bartlett. Edited by Jane Stabler

'The Philosophes' by Charles Palissot
ed. and transl. Jessica Goodman et al.

Studies in the Grammar and Lexicon of Neo-Aramaic
Geoffrey Khan and Paul M. Noorlander (eds)

Maria Stuart
Friedrich Schiller. Translated by Flora Kimmich. With an Introduction by Roger Paulin

Jewish-Muslim Intellectual History Entangled: Textual Materials from the Firkovitch Collection, Saint Petersburg
Camilla Adang, Bruno Chiesa, Omar Hamdan, Wilferd Madelung, Sabine Schmidtke and Jan Thiele (eds)

'Simplified Signs: A Manual Sign-Communication System for Special Populations' 2 Vols. Set
John D. Bonvillian, Nicole Kissane Lee, Tracy T. Dooley and Filip T. Loncke

Simplified Signs: A Manual Sign-Communication System for Special Populations, Volume 1
John D. Bonvillian, Nicole Kissane Lee, Tracy T. Dooley and Filip T. Loncke

Simplified Signs: A Manual Sign-Communication System for Special Populations, Volume 2
John D. Bonvillian, Nicole Kissane Lee, Tracy T. Dooley and Filip T. Loncke

A Lexicon of Medieval Nordic Law
Jeffrey Love, Inger Larsson, Ulrika Djärv, Christine Peel, and Erik Simensen

Creative Multilingualism: A Manifesto
Katrin Kohl, Rajinder Dudrah, Andrew Gosler, Suzanne Graham, Martin Maiden, Wen-chin Ouyang and Matthew Reynolds (eds)

Love and Intrigue
Friedrich Schiller. Translated by Flora Kimmich

The Red Countess: Select Autobiographical and Fictional Writing of Hermynia Zur Mühlen (1883-1951)
Hermynia Zur Mühlen. Translation, annotations and essay by Lionel Gossman

Don Carlos Infante of Spain: A Dramatic Poem
Friedrich Schiller. Translated by Flora Kimmich. Introduction by John Guthrie

Vertical Readings in Dante's Comedy: Volume 3
George Corbett and Heather Webb (eds)