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Tennyson and His Circle
Lynne Truss.
 
Publisher: National Portrait Gallery, London
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781855144903
Daedalus Item Code: 71233
 
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Rainbow in the Cloud: The Wisdom and Spirit of Maya Angelo
Maya Angelou.
 
Publisher: Random House
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780812996456
Daedalus Item Code: 71055
 
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Bohemian, Bootleggers, Flappers, & Swells: The Best of Early Vanity Fair
Graydon Carter & David Friend, eds.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781594205989.  Daedalus Item Code: 70982
 
Revived in 1983 and edited by Graydon Carter since 1992, Vanity Fair's illustrious history reaches back to 1913, when it was founded by Condé Nast and placed under the stewardship of editor ... (Read More)
 
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The Sherlock Holmes Companion: An Elementary Guide
Daniel Smith.
Publisher: Aurum.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781781314043.  Daedalus Item Code: 71232
 
Illustrated throughout with more than 150 images, ranging from period engravings and book jackets to classic film stills and location shots from the BBC series starring Benedict Cumberbatch and ... (Read More)
 
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The Little Book of Books
Jennifer Worick.
Publisher: Cider Mill.   Format: flexi-binding.
ISBN: 9781604332858.  Daedalus Item Code: 70928
 
The author or co-author of more than 20 books, from The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook: College to Nancy Drew's Guide to Life, inveterate book lover Jennifer Worick here offers a ... (Read More)
 
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Whitman Illuminated: Song of Myself
Walt Whitman. Allen Crawford, illus.
Publisher: Jonathan Cape.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9780224101943.  Daedalus Item Code: 70866
 
Leaves of Grass, Walt Whitman's iconic collection of poems, has earned a reputation as a sacred American text, so it seems fitting that artist and illustrator Allen Crawford has chosen to ... (Read More)
 
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Oscar Wilde and His Circle
Simon Callow.
Publisher: National Portrait Gallery, London.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781855144781.  Daedalus Item Code: 71229
 
One of literature's most witty personalities, Oscar Wilde captivated London society in the late 19th century, and he understood all too well the power of an image to establish a man in the public ... (Read More)
 
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Sir Gawain: Knight of the Goddess
John Matthews.
Publisher: Inner Traditions.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780892819706.  Daedalus Item Code: 70931
 
Sir Gawain, the nephew of King Arthur, was once the most important knight at Arthur's court, a shining example of all that was best in chivalry, outranking even Sir Lancelot; for some reason, ... (Read More)
 
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The Story of Alice: Lewis Carroll and the Secret History of Wonderland
Robert Douglas-Fairhurst.
Publisher: Harvill Secker.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781846558627.  Daedalus Item Code: 70865
 
(Finalist for the 2015 Costa Biography Award) Wonderland is part of our cultural heritage—a symbol for all that is beautiful and confusing, a metaphor used by artists, writers, and politicians ... (Read More)
 
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Women Who Read Are Dangerous
Stefan Bollmann. Karen Joy Fowler, foreword.
Publisher: Abbeville.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9780789212566.  Daedalus Item Code: 79189
 
It was not so long ago that the image of a woman reading a book was a provocative, even transgressive depiction of self-possession; perhaps that is why so many artists over the centuries have ... (Read More)
 
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Graham Greene Collected Essays
Graham Greene.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099282679.  Daedalus Item Code: 70847
 
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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Reflections
Graham Greene. Judith Adamson, intro.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099582878.  Daedalus Item Code: 70848
 
Whether reporting from the London cinema, Cotswolds villages, secondhand bookshops, war zones, or political trouble spots, Graham Greene's novelistic gifts for detail, drama, and curiosity provide ... (Read More)
 
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