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What Light Can Do: Essays on Art, Imagination, and the Natural World
Robert Hass.
 
Publisher: Ecco
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780061923920
Daedalus Item Code: 44376
 
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Morning, Noon, and Night: Finding the Meaning of Life's Stages ...
Arnold Weinstein.
 
Publisher: Random House
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781400065868
Daedalus Item Code: 44358
 
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Romeo and Juliet: Signature Shakespeare
William Shakespeare. Mario DiGangi, ed. Kevin Stanton, illus.
Publisher: Sterling.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781402790027.  Daedalus Item Code: 44417
 
Two houses of Verona set against each other, the garden below Juliet's balcony, and her bedchamber, are all portrayed in the cut-paper illustrations in this superb edition of Romeo and Juliet, ... (Read More)
 
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Truth's Ragged Edge: The Rise of the American Novel
Philip F. Gura.
Publisher: FSG.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780809094455.  Daedalus Item Code: 44290
 
The author of the 2007 National Book Critics Circle Award finalist American Transcendentalism: A History, cultural historian Philip Gura here presents an original and illuminating survey of ... (Read More)
 
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Planisphere: New Poems
John Ashbery.
Publisher: Ecco.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780061915222.  Daedalus Item Code: 44366
 
"What can one say about a new book by John Ashbery? That Ashbery is as prolific in his 80s as ever? Yes, there are 99 new poems, sequenced alphabetically and most of them a page long, in this book. ... (Read More)
 
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The Man Within My Head
Pico Iyer.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307267610.  Daedalus Item Code: 44353
 
We all carry people inside our heads—actors, leaders, writers, figures out of history or fiction—who sometimes seem closer to us than people we know; here Pico Iyer sets out to unravel the mysterious ... (Read More)
 
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The Rough Guide to The Lost Symbol
Michael Haag.
Publisher: Rough Guides.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781848360099.  Daedalus Item Code: 44400
 
As he did in The Rough Guide to the Da Vinci Code, Michael Haag again offers the decrypted information behind a popular Dan Brown novel starring symbologist Robert Langdon. Who are the ... (Read More)
 
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Why Homer Matters
Adam Nicolson.
Publisher: Henry Holt.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781627791793.  Daedalus Item Code: 59114
 
He has written on the origins of the King James Bible, on navigating the battered Atlantic coast of Britain, and on his grandmother Vita Sackville-West's gardens at his ancestral home of ... (Read More)
 
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Fooling Houdini: Magicians, Mentalists, Math Geeks and the Hidden Powers of the Mind
Alex Stone.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780061766213.  Daedalus Item Code: 44337
 
When Alex Stone was five years old, his father bought him a magic kit—a gift that would spark a lifelong love. Years later, in New York City, he discovered a vibrant underground magic scene, ... (Read More)
 
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Pain, Parties, Work: Sylvia Plath in New York, Summer 1953
Elizabeth Winder.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062085498.  Daedalus Item Code: 44364
 
Illustrated throughout with black and white photos and magazine clippings and illuminated with quotes from her peers, this is a fascinating look at a young Sylvia Plath and her life-changing month in ... (Read More)
 
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Morning, Noon, and Night: Finding the Meaning of Life's Stages Through Books
Arnold Weinstein.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781400065868.  Daedalus Item Code: 44358
 
The author of Recovering Your Story: Proust, Joyce, Woolf, Faulkner, Morrison, comparative literature professor Arnold Weinstein here considers how major works of literature have a great deal ... (Read More)
 
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The Complete Works of Kate Chopin
Kate Chopin. Per Seyersted, ed. Edmund Wilson, foreword.
Publisher: Louisiana State.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780807131510.  Daedalus Item Code: 44469
 
Only recognized after her death as an important early feminist writer, Kate Chopin (1850–1904) considered herself a realist, observing and capturing life as she saw it—particularly the inner lives of ... (Read More)
 
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