Login Shopping Cart My Account TrackOrder
 
  Main Books Music DVDs Forum Spotlight Help
  Top 10s Our Picks New Arrivals Great Deals Short Quantities Notable Books
Home > Books > Literature > literature
Search   
Advanced Search
My Emma
and save 10% on your next order.
Special Offers, New Products and Forum Updates
Visit us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See our Pictures on PInterest
ShoppingCart
 Shopping Cart
0 item(s) in your cart
 
Subtotal : $0.00
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Books Category
Antiques
Arts - Performing
Arts - Visual
Audiobooks
Autobiography/ Biography
Business/Computer
Calendars/Notecards/ Gifts
Children's
Classical/ Medieval/ Renaissance Studies
Cooking/Food/Wine
Crafts
Cultural Studies
Erotica/Sexuality
Fiction
Games/Sports
General Non-Fiction
Health/Medicine
History
Home/Garden
Large Print
Literature
literary criticism
literary essays
literature
mythology
poetry
Nature
Nautical
New Age
Non-book
Parenting & Childcare
Philosophy
Reference
Regional Studies
Science
Seasonal
Social/ Behavioral/ Political Sciences
Spirituality/Religion
Transportation
Travel
Daedalus Books
Warehouse Outlet
Daedalus Warehouse outlet
Catalog Handy?
  Easy Order Form
  Shop Current Catalog
  Request Catalog
Need the Perfect Gift?

Gift Cards
Reading Group Picks

Reading Group Picks

Movie Group Picks
Clearance Sale!
  Book Clearance
  Music Clearance
  DVD Clearance
Literature
Click on a subject below to get a complete list.
literary criticism literary essays literature
mythology poetry
All literature titles Sort by # of Items Per Page
Njal's Saga: Or the Story of Burnt Njal
George Webbe Dasent, trans.
Publisher: Dover.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780486443676.  Daedalus Item Code: 04230
 
A spiteful, selfish wife instigates a grim blood feud between the families of two well-to-do Icelandic landowners. As it spirals out of control, the long and costly battle claims lives and property. ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $10.95 Sale Price: $4.98 $2.98 You Save: $7.97
The Noel Coward Reader
Barry Day, ed.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307273376.  Daedalus Item Code: 23515
 
A fellow who has given us half a dozen books on Noël Coward and edited his letters (he is, after all, a trustee of the Noël Coward Foundation), Barry Day here collects a broad and very fine sampling ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $39.95 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $32.97
Nom de Plume: A (Secret) History of Pseudonyms
Carmela Ciuraru.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780061735264.  Daedalus Item Code: 31599
 
Privacy may seem to be a quaintly old-fashioned idea in our "look at me" era, yet for some of our great writers, a new name—even a new personality—was essential to creative freedom. Carmela Ciuraru ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $24.99 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $19.01
The Notebook
Jose Saramago. Amanda Hopkinson & Daniel Hahn, trans.
Publisher: Verso.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781844676149.  Daedalus Item Code: 32054
 
Thought-provoking and lyrical, The Notebook records the last year in the life of the Portuguese Nobel laureate through the online blog that his family encouraged him to write. José Saramago ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $23.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $18.97
Notebook 1967–68
Robert Lowell.
Publisher: FSG.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780374532109.  Daedalus Item Code: 11921
 
A cycle of unrhymed sonnets dealing with public and private crises, marriage, middle age, and fatherhood, Notebook 1967–68 is considered by many readers to be one of two-time Pulitzer Prize ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $15.00 Sale Price: $3.98 $2.98 You Save: $12.02
On Whitman: Writers on Writers
C.K. Williams.
Publisher: Princeton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780691144726.  Daedalus Item Code: 31826
 
In this slim but insightful book, Pulitzer Prize–winning poet C.K. Williams sets aside the mass of biography and literary criticism that has accumulated around the work and person of Walt Whitman, ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $19.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $14.97
Opening Pandora's Box: Phrases Borrowed from the Classics and the Stories Behind Them
Ferdie Addis.
Publisher: Reader's Digest.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781606523247.  Daedalus Item Code: 41108
 
Ever been struck by Cupid's arrow? Do you work like a Trojan, or wish you had the Midas touch? What's so bad about having an Achilles's heel, and why wouldn't you want to open Pandora's box, anyway? ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $14.95 Sale Price: $2.98 You Save: $11.97
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)
 
List Price: $26.95 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $20.97
Orwell: Life & Times Series
Scott Lucas.
Publisher: Haus Publishing.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781904341338.  Daedalus Item Code: 24025
 
George Orwell (1903–1950) became an icon for both the Left and Right in Great Britain; here Scott Lucas restores a sense of balance to Orwell's achievements, criticizing invasive government and also ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $4.98
Outlaw Journalist: The Life and Times of Hunter S. Thompson
William McKeen.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393061925.  Daedalus Item Code: 01968
 
Hunter S. Thompson detonated a two-ton bomb under the staid field of journalism with his early magazine pieces, his revelatory book Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, and his campaign coverage in ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $27.95 Sale Price: $7.98 $5.98 You Save: $21.97
Outside Looking In: Adventures of an Observer
Garry Wills.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143119890.  Daedalus Item Code: 30344
 
Illuminating and provocative, this memoir from the Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and historian who gave us Lincoln at Gettysburg is a chronicle of an original thinker at work in remarkable ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $15.00 Sale Price: $4.98 $3.98 You Save: $11.02
A Pack of Dogs: An Anthology
Lucy Smith, ed. Christopher Brown, illus.
Publisher: Merrell.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781858945316.  Daedalus Item Code: 31248
 
Hilariously illustrated with linocut cartoons by Christopher Brown, this little red book of dogs collects more than 50 tasty scraps of wisdom, humor, celebration, and experience—sometimes ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $29.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $24.97
| 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | Previous | Next
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Books
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Books
Clearance
Reading Group Picks
Music
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Music
Clearance
DVDs
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable DVDs
Clearance
Movie Group Picks
Customer Service
How to Order
FAQ
Contact Us
Feedback
About Us
Privacy Policy
My Account
Register
Forgot Password?
Change Your Info
Order History
Web Site Preference
Easy Order Form
Catalogs
Gift Cards
Track Order
 
Employment
Order online or call 1-800-395-2665 (U.S.) or 1-410-309-2705 (Outside U.S. & Canada)
This site features merchandise from our catalogs and store, in addition to items available only online. Availability may vary.
©2013 Daedalus Books, Inc. | Contact customer service at custserv@daedalusbooks.com
3