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So When Does the Fat Lady Sing?: Questions and Answers About Life, ...
Michael Walsh.
 
Publisher: Amadeus Press
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781574671629
Daedalus Item Code: 44191
 
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Ballyhoo, Buckaroo, and Spuds: Ingenius Tales of Words and Their ...
Michael Quinion.
 
Publisher: Smithsonian
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781588342195
Daedalus Item Code: 44278
 
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Perilous Moon: Occupied France, 1944—The End Game
Stuart Nimmo.
 
Publisher: Casemate
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781612001241
Daedalus Item Code: 44500
 
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Murder in Three Volumes: The First Three Booktown Mysteries: Murder ...
Lorna Barrett.
 
Publisher: Berkley
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780425263631
Daedalus Item Code: 44360
 
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Sexton Blake, Detective: A Collection of the Finest Stories from the Golden Age of the Baker Street Dectective
George Mann, ed. Michael Moorcock, intro.
Publisher: Snowbooks.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781906727413.  Daedalus Item Code: 44391
 
Created at about the same time as Sherlock Holmes, Sexton Blake took a rather more active role in his investigations. He also became as much the household name in Britain, starring in thousands of ... (Read More)
 
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The Story of Ain't: America, Its Language, and the Most Controversial Dictionary Ever Published
David Skinner.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062027467.  Daedalus Item Code: 44372
 
The editor of Humanities magazine and a member of the usage panel for the American Heritage Dictionary, David Skinner here chronicles the creation of Webster's Third New ... (Read More)
 
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Duke: A Life of Duke Ellington
Terry Teachout.
Publisher: Gotham Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781592407491.  Daedalus Item Code: 44330
 
The author of Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong, as well as a cultural critic, playwright, and musician, Terry Teachout offers this major biography of a singular musical figure. Edward Kennedy ... (Read More)
 
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The Strange Library
Haruki Murakami. Chip Kidd, illus. Ted Goossen, trans.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780385354301.  Daedalus Item Code: 49690
 
He has won the Kafka Prize and the Jerusalem Prize, and has written books as diverse as What I Talk About When I Talk About Running and IQ84. Haruki Murakami takes us deep into a ... (Read More)
 
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To Marry an English Lord: Tales of Wealth and Marriage, Sex and Snobbery
Gail MacColl & Carol McD. Wallace.
Publisher: Workman.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780761171959.  Daedalus Item Code: 44156
 
From the Gilded Age until World War I, more than 100 American heiresses—including a Vanderbilt, a LaRoche, a Pfizer, and a Whitney—swapped their fortunes for titles, marrying into British peerage. ... (Read More)
 
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Dirty Words: The Story of Sex Talk
Mark Morton.
Publisher: Atlantic Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781843543848.  Daedalus Item Code: 44396
 
Is your husband rantallion? Does your wife sport a merkin? What's a wittol, and why would one have been drummed out of town while sitting backwards on a horse? Is ... (Read More)
 
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Reading Opens Up the World: Daedalus Books 35th-Anniversary Tote
Steve McCracken, illus.
Publisher: db editions.   Format: .
Daedalus Item Code: 56005
 
There is no limit to where and how far books can take us, and Steve McCracken epitomizes that sense of discovery, wonder, and complete immersion in a book with the artwork on this handsome tote. At ... (Read More)
 
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Object Lessons: The Paris Review Presents the Art of the Short Story
Lorin Stein & Sadie Stein.
Publisher: William Heinemann.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780434022250.  Daedalus Item Code: 44412
 
What does it take to write a great short story? In this really lovely embossed-cover edition, 20 contemporary masters of the genre answer that question, each introducing a favorite story from the ... (Read More)
 
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