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Temples, Tombs and Hieroglyphs: A Brief History of Ancient Egypt
Barbara Mertz.
Publisher: Robinson.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781849012805.  Daedalus Item Code: 31044
 
Elizabeth Peters, author of the Amelia Peabody series of archaeological mysteries, is in fact the internationally renowned Egyptologist Barbara Mertz. In this book, originally published in the 1960s ... (Read More)
 
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The Tender Hour of Twilight: Paris in the '50s, New York in the '60s: A Memoir of Publishing's Golden Age
Richard Seaver. Jeanette Seaver, ed. James Salter, intro.
Publisher: FSG.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780374273781.  Daedalus Item Code: 40254
 
From Samuel Beckett to William S. Burroughs, from The Story of O to The Autobiography of Malcolm X, this memoir by iconic editor, publisher, translator, and literary troublemaker ... (Read More)
 
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Tenth of December
George Saunders.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812984255.  Daedalus Item Code: 49157
 
(Shortlisted for the 2013 National Book Award, and one of the New York Times 10 Best Books of the Year) An undisputed master of the short story—the author of CivilWarLand in Bad ... (Read More)
 
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Terra: Tales of the Earth: Four Events that Changed the World
Richard Hamblyn.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780330490740.  Daedalus Item Code: 32907
 
Blending history, science, and eyewitness accounts, and arranged in chapters corresponding to the four elements (earth, air, fire, and water), Richard Hamblyn explores the relationship between the ... (Read More)
 
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Terra Nullius: A Journey Through No One's Land
Sven Lindqvist. Sarah Death, trans.
Publisher: Granta.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781847080059.  Daedalus Item Code: 23627
 
Stretching from the formation of the Australian continent 600 million years ago to the 2002 hunger strikes in the Woomera detention camp, this is both a beautifully described journey across ... (Read More)
 
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The Testament of Cresseid and Seven Fables
Robert Henryson. Seamus Heaney, trans.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780571249282.  Daedalus Item Code: 21191
 
The greatest of the late medieval Scottish poets, Robert Henryson wrote in Lowland Scots, a distinctive northern version of English, and was profoundly influenced by Chaucer's vision of the frailty ... (Read More)
 
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Textile Surface Decoration: Silk and Velvet
Margo Singer.
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812220001.  Daedalus Item Code: 40305
 
From painting and dyeing to block printing, stenciling, appliqué, and embroidery, this abundantly illustrated book describes various decorative techniques for textiles, whether for fashion or art. ... (Read More)
 
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Why Yes, I Am That Kind of Girl Small Tote
Anne Taintor.
Publisher: Anne Taintor.   Format: .
UPC: 823398523667.  Daedalus Item Code: 36146
 
Belying her innocent dimples and big brown eyes, the young lady quips, "why yes, I am that kind of girl," as she closes up the house to take a road trip—leaving a sign saying "Gone for ... (Read More)
 
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Theater of a City: The Place of London Comedy, 1598–1642
Jean E. Howard.
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812220636.  Daedalus Item Code: 40306
 
The commercial stage of 17th-century London depended on the demographic growth and commercial vibrancy of the city to fuel its own development, creating a particular synergy between the early modern ... (Read More)
 
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Their Last Suppers: Legends of History and Their Final Meals
Andrew Caldwell.
Publisher: Andrews McMeel.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780740797835.  Daedalus Item Code: 40948
 
In this "historical cookbook," chef Andrew Caldwell offers a droll and irresistible collection of stories about the last meals of famous figures from Abraham Lincoln, Cleopatra, and Martin Luther ... (Read More)
 
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There's a Word for It: The Explosion of the American Language Since 1900
Sol Steinmetz.
Publisher: Harmony.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780375426179.  Daedalus Item Code: 21093
 
From the turn of the 20th century to today, our language has grown by some 500,000 new words—at least, that's today's best guesstimate (1936). What accounts for this quantum leap ... (Read More)
 
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Thereby Hangs a Tail: A Chet and Bernie Mystery
Spencer Quinn.
Publisher: Atria.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781416585855.  Daedalus Item Code: 12058
 
This second Chet and Bernie mystery (following Dog On It) takes the canine/human private eye team into the unexpectedly deadly world of the show dog. What first seems like a walk in the park ... (Read More)
 
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