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The Violinist's Thumb: And Other Lost Tales of Love, War, and Genius, as Written by Our Genetic Code
Sam Kean.
Publisher: Back Bay.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780316182331.  Daedalus Item Code: 61418
 
In The Disappearing Spoon, science writer Sam Kean unlocked the mysteries of the periodic table; here he explores the wonders of the genetic building blocks of life, DNA. There are genes to ... (Read More)
 
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The Virago Book of Christmas
Michelle Lovric, ed.
Publisher: Virago.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781860499227.  Daedalus Item Code: 43287
 
"Christmas began with a good but harassed woman giving birth, with great joy, in difficult domestic circumstances," writes Michelle Lovric in her introduction to this anthology. "Somewhere between ... (Read More)
 
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Virginia Woolf
Mary Ann Caws.
Publisher: Overlook.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781585675203.  Daedalus Item Code: 40927
 
A leading figure in the Bloomsbury circle, whose brilliant, stylistically innovative novels of the 1920s—among them To the Lighthouse and Mrs. Dalloway—extended the boundaries of ... (Read More)
 
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Visions of Arcadia: Gauguin, Cezanne, Matisse
Joseph J. Rishel, ed. Stephanie D'Allessandro, Charles Dempsey, Tanja Pirsig-Marshall & George T.M. Shackelford, essays.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300179804.  Daedalus Item Code: 62741
 
The idea of an earthly paradise has long intrigued artists, and the concept gained renewed vigor at the turn of the tumultuous 20th century in France. Focusing on three masterpieces—Cézanne's ... (Read More)
 
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The Vital Question: Energy, Evolution, and the Orgins of Complex Life
Nick Lane.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393088816.  Daedalus Item Code: 61960
 
On just one occasion in four billion years, single-celled organisms made the jump to complexity. From mushrooms to man, all complex life shares puzzling features—such as sex—which are unknown in ... (Read More)
 
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Wainwright: The Podcasts: Everything You Need for Eight Great Days Out on the Fells
Alfred Wainwright. Chris Jesty, ed. Eric Robson, intro. Nik Wood-Jones, narr.
Publisher: Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar.   Format: paperback & CD.
ISBN: 9780711229846.  Daedalus Item Code: 38315
 
In Britain the name of Alfred Wainwright is synonymous with walks along the fells—the ridges, hills, and plateaus—of the Lake District, and his hand-drawn, handwritten guides have been classics for ... (Read More)
 
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Doris Kearns Goodwin.
Publisher: Aurum.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781781312599.  Daedalus Item Code: 61514
 
Set in the suburbs of New York in the 1950s, this is Doris Kearns Goodwin's touching memoir of growing up loving both her family and baseball. The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of No Ordinary ... (Read More)
 
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Waiting for the Barbarians: Essays from the Classics to Pop Culture
Daniel Mendelsohn.
Publisher: New York Review Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781590176078.  Daedalus Item Code: 61335
 
(Finalist for the 2012 National Book Critics Circle Award and the PEN Art of the Essay Award) The author of The Elusive Embrace and The Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million, ... (Read More)
 
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A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail
Bill Bryson.
Publisher: Broadway.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780767902526.  Daedalus Item Code: 62227
 
(One of Daedalus's 25 Books to Read by Labor Day) Originally published in 1998, Bill Bryson's hilarious account of his near-disastrous attempt to hike the Appalachian Trail is a paean to wild ... (Read More)
 
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Walker's Provence in a Box: Original Walks Across the Region on Pocketable Cards

Publisher: Interlink.   Format: box.
ISBN: 9781566568975.  Daedalus Item Code: 34473
 
There are 35 half-day and full-day walking tours of Provence in this set, from a circuit around a nature reserve in the Camargue to a stroll along the villa-lined streets of the Cap d'Antibes, and a ... (Read More)
 
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Walking in the Shade: 1949 to 1962
Doris Lessing.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780060929565.  Daedalus Item Code: 42991
 
The second volume of Nobel Laureate Doris Lessing's extraordinary autobiography covers the years from her 1949 arrival in war-weary London with her son Peter and the manuscript for The Grass is ... (Read More)
 
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Want to Be In a Band?
Suzzy Roche & Giselle Potter.
Publisher: Schwartz & Wade.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780375968792.  Daedalus Item Code: 43927
 
The youngest member of the folk-indie trio the Roches, Suzzy Roche turns her success story into this how-to book for youngsters 5 to 9 about bugging your older sisters into forming a band—and then ... (Read More)
 
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