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So Recently Rent a World: New and Selected Poems: 1968–2012
Andrei Codrescu.
 
Publisher: Coffee House
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781566893008
Daedalus Item Code: 62088
 
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Harvest Poems 1910-1960
Carl Sandburg. Mark Van Doren, intro.
 
Publisher: Harcourt
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780156391252
Daedalus Item Code: 61875
 
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Night of the Republic: Poems
Alan Shapiro.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780547329703.  Daedalus Item Code: 62524
 
(Finalist for the 2012 National Book Award for Poetry) This 12th collection by one of America's most inventive and accessible poets takes us on an unsettling night tour of America's public ... (Read More)
 
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Complete Essays Volume IV: 1936–1938
Aldous Huxley. Robert S. Baker and James Sexton, eds.
Publisher: Ivan R. Dee.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781566633949.  Daedalus Item Code: 62335
 
Although perhaps best known for his novel Brave New World, Aldous Huxley was nonetheless very much at home in the essay form. Ranging from journalism to critical reviews to literary, ... (Read More)
 
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The Faker's Guide to the Classics: Everything You Need to Know About the Books You Should Have Read (But Didn't)
Michelle Witte.
Publisher: Lyons Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762785407.  Daedalus Item Code: 62339
 
From Anna Karenina to Beowulf, and from The Scarlet Letter to Waiting for Godot, reading the classics can be a time-consuming, bewildering, and potentially tedious ... (Read More)
 
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Tolkien: The Illustrated Encyclopaedia
David Day.
Publisher: Touchstone.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780684839790.  Daedalus Item Code: 62652
 
An essential companion to Middle-earth and the Undying Lands, from the creation of Arda, Númenor, and Beleriand to the final fall of Sauron and the rise of the Dominion of Men, this encyclopedic ... (Read More)
 
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Sylvia Plath Drawings
Frieda Hughes.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780571295210.  Daedalus Item Code: 62452
 
Had she not followed her literary muse and produced The Bell Jar and the immortal poems of Ariel, Sylvia Plath could unquestionably have achieved success as a visual artist, as this ... (Read More)
 
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Take the Cannoli: Stories From the New World
Sarah Vowell.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780743205405.  Daedalus Item Code: 62633
 
In her first collection of personal essays, the author of The Wordy Shipmates, Unfamiliar Fishes, and Lafayette and the Somewhat United States tackles such subjects as identity, ... (Read More)
 
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Fitzgerald & Hemingway: Works and Days
Scott Donaldson.
Publisher: Columbia Univ. Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780231148177.  Daedalus Item Code: 62025
 
Lifelong friends and rivals F. Scott Fitzgerald and Ernest Hemingway were more alike than is commonly supposed, suggests Scott Donaldson in this "well-researched and masterfully written" (Library ... (Read More)
 
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The Book of Men: Eighty Writers on How to Be a Man
Colum McCann, ed.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250047762.  Daedalus Item Code: 62020
 
What is a man? It is one of the ancient questions, while the answers are legion and by no means in agreement. For this anthology, Esquire asked the National Book Award–winning author of Let ... (Read More)
 
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The Poetic Species: A Conversation
Edward O. Wilson & Robert Hass.
Publisher: Bellevue Literary Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781934137727.  Daedalus Item Code: 62083
 
Slim as a book of poetry—and yet, like poetry, packed with vital ideas—this small volume presents a conversation between social biologist Edward O. Wilson and past U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Hass, ... (Read More)
 
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Graham Greene Collected Essays
Graham Greene.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099282679.  Daedalus Item Code: 62120
 
Widely read for both his philosophical novels and his espionage tales, the author of The End of the Affair and Our Man in Havana was also a skilled and insightful essayist. Encompassing ... (Read More)
 
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