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The American Idea: The Best of The Atlantic Monthly: 150 Years of Writers and Thinkers Who Shaped Our History
Robert Vare, ed.
Publisher: Broadway.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780767926843.  Daedalus Item Code: 62258
"What is 'the American idea'?" asked the Atlantic Monthly's editors in 2006. "It is the fractious, maddening approach to the conduct of human affairs that values equality despite its ... (Read More)
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The Best American Comics 2015
Jonathan Lethem, ed. Bill Kartalopoulos, series ed.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780544107700.  Daedalus Item Code: 59573
The author of nine novels, including Motherless Brooklyn and The Fortress of Solitude, Jonathan Lethem is no stranger to comics; he revived Marvel's cult classic Omega the ... (Read More)
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The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2015
Adam Johnson, intro. & ed. 826 National, series ed.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780544569638.  Daedalus Item Code: 59576
Founded by former series editor Dave Eggers and his high-school-age writing students at 826 Valencia in San Francisco, this enormously popular series is edited this year by Adam Johnson, a creative ... (Read More)
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A (Brief) History of Vice: How Bad Behavior Built Civilization
Robert Evans.
Publisher: Plume.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780147517609.  Daedalus Item Code: 69246
Agriculture, architecture, and metalwork might have transformed us from hunter-gatherers into modern man, quips Cracked editor Robert Evans, but it was booze, sex, trash talk, gluttony, and ... (Read More)
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The Color of Food: Stories of Race, Resilience and Farming
Natasha Bowens.
Publisher: New Society.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780865717893.  Daedalus Item Code: 69117
When we imagine the typical American farmer, many people visualize sun-roughened skin, faded overalls, and calloused hands—hands that are usually white. Though the trend of organic farming and ... (Read More)
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Consult the Oracle: A Victorian Guide to Folklore and Fortune Telling
Gabriel Nostradamus. Fern Riddell, ed.
Publisher: Old House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781908402738.  Daedalus Item Code: 51472
Tappings on tables, questionable curatives, old wives' tales, whispers from beyond the grave—the Victorians were fascinated by superstitions and the supernatural. This little book, originally ... (Read More)
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A Dictionary of Idiocy: An Utterly Quirky Guide to General Ignorance
Stephen Bayley.
Publisher: Gibson Square.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781906142629.  Daedalus Item Code: 63300
Why do we love mountains? How did fear of drinking from skulls lead to cremation? And where does the word "cocktail" come from? In this endlessly browsable A-to-Z of modern idiocy—beginning with the ... (Read More)
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Everything I Need to Know About Love I Learned from a Little Golden Book
Diane Muldrow.
Publisher: Golden Books.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780553508758.  Daedalus Item Code: 63394
Love is all around in this follow-up to Diane Muldrow's Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Little Golden Book. Witty, tender observations about the ins and outs of relationships with ... (Read More)
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George Washington Is Cash Money: A No-Bullshit Guide to the United Myths of America
Cory O'Brien. Soren Melville, illus.
Publisher: Perigee.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780399173486.  Daedalus Item Code: 61558
The author of Zeus Grants Stupid Wishes and host of the website BetterMyths.com, Cory O'Brien is back to regale us with his blog-style take on American history and myth—which are the same ... (Read More)
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The Golden Ass of Lucius Apuleius
M.D. Usher, adaptation. T. Motley, illus.
Publisher: Godine.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781567924183.  Daedalus Item Code: 36319
A favorite of private presses and illustrators since the invention of printing, Lucius Apuleius's 2nd-century comic masterpiece traces the misadventures of a young man who is a bit too curious about ... (Read More)
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Grumpy Cat: No-It-All: Everything You Need to No
Grumpy Cat.
Publisher: Chronicle.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781452149684.  Daedalus Item Code: 63259
What is it about that furry little scowl that makes us love this cat? Our favorite frowning feline, Grumpy Cat is back with a mission: Teach the world to "NO" everything. This colorfully illustrated ... (Read More)
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Happy Hooligan: Forever Nuts: Classic Screwball Strips
Frederick Burr Opper. Jeffrey Lindenblatt, ed. Allan Holtz, intro.
Publisher: NBM.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781561635429.  Daedalus Item Code: 43295
Already a successful cartoonist and illustrator for political magazines like Wild Oats and Puck, Frederick Burr Opper turned to the new medium of color comics in the Sunday funnies when ... (Read More)
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