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The Poets' Daughters: Dora Wordsworth and Sara Coleridge
Katie Waldegrave.
 
Publisher: Windmill Books
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780099537342
Daedalus Item Code: 62965
 
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Longing for a Kiss: Love Poems from Many Lands
Editors of Hippocrene Books.
 
Publisher: Hippocrene
Format: laminated cover
ISBN: 9780781806718
Daedalus Item Code: 62609
 
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The Chronicles of Narnia and Philosophy: The Lion, the Witch, and the Worldview
Gregory Bassham & Jerry L. Walls, eds.
Publisher: Open Court.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812695885.  Daedalus Item Code: 63312
 
The Chronicles of Narnia books have entertained millions of readers, both children and adults, since the appearance of the first book in 1950. In this 15th entry in the Popular Culture and Philosophy ... (Read More)
 
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Portrait of the Writer: Literary Lives in Focus
Goffredo Fofi, foreword.
Publisher: Thames & Hudson.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780500517178.  Daedalus Item Code: 63160
 
There's something about a good author photo that seems to give us extra insight into their works, as if the look in their eyes somehow explains their view on the world. This album profiles 250 of the ... (Read More)
 
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The Art of Neil Gaiman
Hayley Campbell. Audrey Niffenegger, foreword.
Publisher: Ilex.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781781571392.  Daedalus Item Code: 62951
 
From major award-winning novels like The Ocean at the End of the Lane and American Gods to comics and graphic novels like The Sandman and Death: The High Cost of Living, ... (Read More)
 
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The Brontës in Brussels
Helen MacEwan.
Publisher: Peter Owen.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780720615883.  Daedalus Item Code: 62989
 
In 1842, five years before they became popular authors, Charlotte Brontë and her sister Emily arrived in Brussels to "improve their languages," as the British say; "I could acquire a thorough ... (Read More)
 
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Genesis: William Blake's Last Illuminated Work
Mark Crosby & Robert N. Essick, eds. Essay by Robert R. Wark.
Publisher: Huntington Library.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9780873282475.  Daedalus Item Code: 62489
 
Shortly before his death in 1827, William Blake began an illuminated manuscript of the Book of Genesis, revisiting such key themes as creation, division, and forgiveness. Blake was also concerned ... (Read More)
 
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Letters to Poseidon
Cees Nooteboom.
Publisher: Maclehose Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781623659141.  Daedalus Item Code: 63113
 
As autumn falls each year, Goethe Prize–winning Dutch novelist, poet, and travel writer Cees Nooteboom writes Poseidon a letter requesting permission to return to his home in Minorca the following ... (Read More)
 
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Maeve's Times: Selected Irish Times Writings
Maeve Binchy. Róisín Ingle, ed.
Publisher: Orion.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781409149897.  Daedalus Item Code: 63579
 
"As someone who fell off a chair not long ago trying to hear what they were saying at the next table in a restaurant, I suppose I am obsessively interested in what some might consider the trivia of ... (Read More)
 
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My Ideal Bookshelf
Jane Mount, illus. Thessaly La Force, ed.
Publisher: Little, Brown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780316200905.  Daedalus Item Code: 62906
 
In this unusual book of portraits, illustrator Jane Mount depicts such cultural figures as Michael Chabon, David Chang, Jennifer Egan, Malcolm Gladwell, Miranda July, Maira Kalman, Thomas Keller, ... (Read More)
 
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Medieval Love Poetry
John Cherry, ed.
Publisher: British Museum Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780714150161.  Daedalus Item Code: 62976
 
The quest is the essence of medieval romance, whether the search is for the Holy Grail or for the ideal beloved, and love itself was variously the object of the quest or a snare that hindered its ... (Read More)
 
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London Fragments: A Literary Expedition
Rüdiger Görner. Debra Marmor & Herbert Danner, trans.
Publisher: Armchair Traveller.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781906598730.  Daedalus Item Code: 63297
 
On 10 strolls through some of the most interesting areas of London, Rüdiger Görner re-discovers the literary landscape of the capital. He meets Shakespeare, Heine, and Hogarth south of the river; ... (Read More)
 
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