Always up to 75% off publishers' prices

Censored

A Literary History of Subversion and Control

Katherine Inglis, Matthew Fellion

The 25 contentious publications discussed in this book illustrate how the censorship of literature has developed in the United Kingdom and United States, which both claim an ancient tradition of free expression. Ranging from medieval translations of the Bible to Marjane Satrapi’s recent Persepolis, they include works now considered masterpieces, such as Joyce’s Ulysses, which were banned because they challenged the orthodoxies of their time.
Postscript description

RRP £25.00

sale price £0.99 now £4.99

✓ In stock

Free UK delivery on orders over £25

Product information:
  • Publisher: British Library
  • Year: 2017
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 432pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Dimensions: 233x150mm
  • ISBN: 9780712356893
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.8kg
Product code:
508542
Product information
Delivery information

UK

Free UK standard delivery on all online orders over £25

All orders (standard delivery)‭: ‬£3.00

Next day‭ (orders placed between 2pm Mon - Fri): ‬£6.00

Standard delivery‭: ‬3-5‭ ‬working days‭ (‬Highlands and Islands 5-7‭ ‬working days‭)‬

Next day delivery‭: ‬Available all UK excluding Highlands and Islands

Collect your order from a local shop – prices and delivery times as above

Overseas

All orders‭: ‬delivery costs for orders outside the UK are based on country of destination and product weight.

You can view your overseas delivery cost using the Summary section within the Basket‭.‬

For more information on delivery/overseas orders please refer to our Delivery Information.