Denise Harvey


A GREEK QUINTET

During this century the Greek world has produced a wealth of poetry that is as astonishing in its scope as it is in its vigour; and this anthology brings together a selection from the works of the five poets who may be said to take pride οf place in ..

9,96€

A HESYCHAST FROM THE HOLY MOUNTAIN IN THE HEART OF A CITY

Elder Porphyrios of Kavsokalyvia (1906-1991), who was formally glorified as a saint by the Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate in November 2013, has long been acknowledged and recognized as a luminary and spiritual guide with the special grace ..

3,98€

AEGEAN NOTEBOOKS

Zissimos Lorenzatos (1915-2004), essayist, thinker and poet, was arguably Greece’s most significant man of letters in the twentieth century. In the Aegean Notebooks, a record of his observations and reflections while sailing among the Greek islands i..

8,96€

CHURCH, PAPACY AND SCHISM

The union of the churches is one of the crucial issues of our time. Yet it is often forgotten that any discussion about it must begin with an understanding of what the Church itself is. Before one can talk of healing the schism, one must know what li..

9,13€

LOXANDRA

"Loxandra" is the story of a Greek family living in Constantinople (Istanbul) from the mid-18th century up to the beginning of the First World War. It is not biographical as such, and many of the characters are fictional. Others, including the main c..

13,93€

MAKING A GARDEN ON A GREEK HILLSIDE

The hillsides of Attica are stony and arid. Over-grazed in the past by goats and sheep, they have few trees and are covered in dense, prickly scrub. Relentless sun and often strong winds prevail for five months of the year, and in the spring and autu..

17,02€

ON THE GREEK STYLE

Τhis is the first collection of the essays of George Seferis to be published in English. The selection was made by Seferis himself, drawing upon his prose work written over a period of thirty years. Seferis was a classicist and a humanist, a man of m..

10,00€

ROAD TO REMBETIKA

Music of a Greek Sub-Culture Songs of Love, Sorrow and HashishRembetika, the music which began in the jails and hashish-dens of Greek towns and became the popular bouzouki music of the 30's, 40's and 50's, has many parellels with American blues. Like..

11,00€

SELECTED POEMS

Angelos Sikelianos (1884-1951) is generally recognized as the most important Greek poet between Cavafy and Seferis. This selection, although first published by Princeton University Press nearly twenty years ago, still remains the only collection of h..

12,00€

THE BLIND MAN WITH THE LAMP

"The Blind Man with the Lamp", originally published in Greek in 1983, is the first English translation of a complete collection of poetry by Leivaditis. A pioneering book of prose-poems, Leivaditis here gives powerful voice to a post-war generation d..

10,00€

THE CORFU YEARS

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35,17€

THE CRETAN JOURNAL

The diary of travels in the island of Crete in 1864 (4 April - 31 May) illustrated by the author's own drawings and paintings in both colour and black and white, with an introduction, notes and appendices by Rowena Fowler...

15,92€

THE MARRIAGE

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7,96€

THE MURDERESS

FROM ITS FIRST APPEARANCE IN 1903 `The Murderess` has been regarded as Papadiamandis`s finest work. Set on his native island it tells the story of Hadoula, a widow with grown-up children, who has convinced herself that it is better little girls shoul..

9,95€

THE RIDER, THE STEED, THE DRAGON

Lambros Kamperidis's study of Peris Ieremiadis is a work of therapy for our times. Not our modern introspection, but therapeia, the attending to and healing of wounds that sever the relationships between ourselves and others. This therapy is bodily, ..

8,46€

THIS DIALECTIC OF BLOOD AND LIGHT

"...this dialectic of blood and lightwhich is the history of your people..."Sherrard to Seferis, 20 March 1950Philip Sherrard first came across George Seferis's poetry when as a young man still in the army he was transferred to Greece in 1946. It mad..

21,90€

WOUNDED BY LOVE

Elder Porphyrios, a Greek monk and priest who died in 1991, stands in the long tradition of charismatic spiritual guides in the Eastern Church which continues from the apostolic age down to figures such as Saint Seraphim of Sarov and Staretz Silouan ..

15,00€

ΔΡΟΜΟΣ ΓΙΑ ΤΟ ΡΕΜΠΕΤΙΚΟ

Η Γκαίηλ Χόλστ πρωτόρθε στην Ελλάδα το 1965. Αφοσιωμένη φίλη της ελληνικής λαϊκής μουσικής παράδοσης, την οποία αντίκρυσε με ματιά φρέσκια και καθαρή, έγραψε για το ρεμπέτικο ένα βιβλίο που κυκλοφόρησε στα αγγλικά το 1975 γνωρίζοντας μεγάλη επιτυχία...

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