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A Tolkien Treasury: Stories, Poems and Illustrations Celebrating the ...
Alida Becker, ed. Michael Green & Tim Kirk, illus.
 
Publisher: Running Press
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780762447459
Daedalus Item Code: 51796
 
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Both Flesh and Not: Essays
David Foster Wallace.
 
Publisher: Little, Brown
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780316225144
Daedalus Item Code: 51239
 
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Maya Angelou: The Complete Poetry
Maya Angelou.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780812997873.  Daedalus Item Code: 59316
 
With an embossed cover, foil-stamped spine, deckled cream pages, and two-color printing, this is a handsome single-volume treasury of the full poetic oeuvre of Maya Angelou, from the Pulitzer ... (Read More)
 
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A Struggle for Life: Selected Essays of Llewelyn Powys
Llewelyn Powys. Anthony Head, ed.
Publisher: Oneworld.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781847491695.  Daedalus Item Code: 51581
 
Describing locales ranging from colonial Africa to rural France, and from Switzerland to his native Dorset, Llewelyn Powys (1884–1939) was a gifted travel writer and essayist. In the 28 essays here, ... (Read More)
 
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Hooking Up
Tom Wolfe.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099565888.  Daedalus Item Code: 51562
 
Ranging from coast to coast in this collection of articles, essays, and fiction, National Book Award winner Tom Wolfe observes the "lurid carnival actually taking place in the mightiest country on ... (Read More)
 
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Diaries and Selected Letters
Mikhail Bulgakov. Roger Cockrell, trans.
Publisher: Alma Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781847493033.  Daedalus Item Code: 51563
 
Spending much of his career under the scrutiny of the secret police, Russian author Mikhail Bulgakov (1891–1940) wrote The Master and Margarita—now recognized as one of the 20th century's ... (Read More)
 
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Inferno: Volume 1 of the Divine Comedy
Dante Alighieri. Robin Kirkpatrick, trans.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143124788.  Daedalus Item Code: 51249
 
The first and most famous of the three canticles in Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy, Inferno describes Dante's descent into Hell with Virgil as his guide. Through nine increasingly ... (Read More)
 
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Novel Destinations: Literary Landmarks From Jane Austen's Bath to Ernest Hemingway's Key West
Shannon McKenna Schmidt & Joni Rendon. Matthew Pearl, foreword.
Publisher: National Geographic.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781426202773.  Daedalus Item Code: 51450
 
Inviting readers to follow in the footsteps of great authors and discover the scenes that sparked their imaginations, glimpse the lives they led, and share a bit of the experiences that they captured ... (Read More)
 
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Good Prose: The Art of Nonfiction: Stories and Advice from a Lifetime of Writing and Editing
Tracy Kidder & Richard Todd.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781400069750.  Daedalus Item Code: 51244
 
A book about writing, and about a warm and productive literary friendship, this story begins in 1973 at the Boston offices of the Atlantic Monthly, where a young freelance writer named Tracy ... (Read More)
 
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A Brief Guide to Jeeves and Wooster: P.G. Wodehouse's Best-Loved Characters
Nigel Cawthorne.
Publisher: Running Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762448050.  Daedalus Item Code: 51767
 
In this entertaining companion to P.G. Wodehouse's most delightful creation, Nigel Cawthorne introduces us to the affable if batty Bertie Wooster and his omniscient, efficient, and unfailingly loyal ... (Read More)
 
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How Not to Read: Harnessing the Power of a Literature-Free Life
Dan Wilbur.
Publisher: Perigee.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780399537615.  Daedalus Item Code: 51246
 
If you are ready to admit that you might not ever read Ulysses or Atlas Shrugged—and are tired of being shamed by your hyper-literate friends—then this is the one book you truly need. ... (Read More)
 
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Inferno: Volume 1 of the Divine Comedy
Dante Alighieri. Robin Kirkpatrick, trans.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143124788.  Daedalus Item Code: 51249
 
The first and most famous of the three canticles in Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy, Inferno describes Dante's descent into Hell with Virgil as his guide. Through nine increasingly ... (Read More)
 
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