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The Merchant's Tale: Dual-Language Edition
Geoffrey Chaucer. E.B. Richmond, trans.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843911999.  Daedalus Item Code: 50387
 
In the merchant's risqué tale, the aged, lascivious knight January marries the attractive teenager May. Soon, though, January loses his sight, and—in an unforgettable scene—his young wife and her ... (Read More)
 
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The Mirador: Dreamed Memories of Irene Nemirovsky by Her Daughter
Elisabeth Gille. Marina Harss, trans.
Publisher: New York Review Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781590174449.  Daedalus Item Code: 38399
 
Only five when the Gestapo arrested her mother, Élisabeth Gille grew up remembering almost nothing of her. Irène Némirovsky was a name, a once-popular novelist, a Russian émigré from an immensely ... (Read More)
 
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Morning, Noon, and Night: Finding the Meaning of Life's Stages Through Books
Arnold Weinstein.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781400065868.  Daedalus Item Code: 44358
 
The author of Recovering Your Story: Proust, Joyce, Woolf, Faulkner, Morrison, comparative literature professor Arnold Weinstein here considers how major works of literature have a great deal ... (Read More)
 
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A Moveable Feast
Ernest Hemingway.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099595656.  Daedalus Item Code: 52345
 
Begun in the autumn of 1957 and published posthumously in 1964, this short book looks back to what it meant to be young and poor and writing in Paris during the 1920s. A correspondent for the ... (Read More)
 
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Never Forgotten
Patricia C. McKissack. Leo & Diane Dillon, illus.
Publisher: Schwartz & Wade.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780375843846.  Daedalus Item Code: 44163
 
(Winner of the PEN/Steven Kroll Award and a 2012 Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book) Gorgeously illustrated by two-time Caldecott Medalists Leo & Diane Dillon in powerful drawings resembling ... (Read More)
 
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Novel Destinations: Literary Landmarks From Jane Austen's Bath to Ernest Hemingway's Key West
Shannon McKenna Schmidt & Joni Rendon. Matthew Pearl, foreword.
Publisher: National Geographic.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781426202773.  Daedalus Item Code: 51450
 
Inviting readers to follow in the footsteps of great authors and discover the scenes that sparked their imaginations, glimpse the lives they led, and share a bit of the experiences that they captured ... (Read More)
 
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The Odyssey
Homer. T.E. Lawrence, trans.
Publisher: Arcturus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781848373242.  Daedalus Item Code: 50585
 
Presented here in the 1932 prose translation by archaeologist and adventurer T.E. Lawrence, who aimed at a general readership, Homer's Odyssey is roughly the sequel to The Iliad, and ... (Read More)
 
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On Travel
Charles Dickens. Pete Orford, intro.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843916123.  Daedalus Item Code: 50017
 
Along with being a consummate novelist, Charles Dickens also made his mark in the genre of travel writing. Undertaken out of curiosity and also inspired by his desire that his books should have ... (Read More)
 
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Orienting Arthur Waley: Japonism, Orientalism, and the Creation of Japanese Literature in English
John Walter de Gruchy.
Publisher: Hawaii.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780824825676.  Daedalus Item Code: 50743
 
This study of orientalist, translator, and poet Arthur Waley (1889–1966) and his Japanese translations provides a provocative examination of Waley's contribution to 20th-century English literature ... (Read More)
 
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Orpheus: The Song of Life
Ann Wroe.
Publisher: Overlook.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781590207789.  Daedalus Item Code: 40923
 
Half-man, half-god, musician, magician, theologian, poet, and lover, Orpheus has haunted humanity for at least two and a half millennia. In this extraordinary work, the author of Being Shelley ... (Read More)
 
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The Other Side of the Tiber: Reflections on Time in Italy
Wallis Wilde-Menozzi.
Publisher: FSG.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780374280710.  Daedalus Item Code: 50460
 
Having hitchhiked to Rome as a student in the 1960s, American Wallis Wilde-Menozzi fell in love with Italy and eventually settled there. Featuring more than 100 black and white photographs, ... (Read More)
 
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Patrick Bronte: Father of Genius
Dudley Green.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780752454450.  Daedalus Item Code: 23164
 
Patrick Brontë (1777–1861) was the father of novelists Anne, Charlotte, and Emily as well as their brother Branwell, yet he was also a fascinating man in his own right, says Dudley Green in this ... (Read More)
 
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