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Martial's Epigrams: A Selection
Garry Wills, trans.
Publisher: Viking.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780670020393.  Daedalus Item Code: 12029
 
One of classical literature's greatest satirists, Martial earned his livelihood by excoriating the follies and vices of his time, and set a pattern that satirists have admired and imitated across the ... (Read More)
 
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Masters of Crime: Fiction's Finest Villains and Their Real-Life Inspirations
Adam Nightingale.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780752454184.  Daedalus Item Code: 41635
 
From Fagin to Professor Moriarty, Moll Cutpurse to A.J. Raffles, some of the most infamous fictional villains and anti-heroes ever to prowl London were rooted in the lives and careers of a litany of ... (Read More)
 
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Maya Angelou: The Complete Poetry
Maya Angelou.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780812997873.  Daedalus Item Code: 59316
 
With an embossed cover, foil-stamped spine, deckled cream pages, and two-color printing, this is a handsome single-volume treasury of the full poetic oeuvre of Maya Angelou, from the Pulitzer ... (Read More)
 
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McSweeney's Issue 31
Dave Eggers, ed.
Publisher: McSweeney's Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781934781340.  Daedalus Item Code: 41699
 
Barthelme said that "The Novel of the Soil is dead, as are Expressionism, Impressionism, Futurism, Imagism, Vorticism, Regionalism, Realism, the Kitchen Sink School of Drama, the Theatre of the ... (Read More)
 
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McSweeney's Issue 38
Dave Eggers, ed.
Publisher: McSweeney's Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781936365005.  Daedalus Item Code: 41702
 
Issue 38 is a real beauty (in the words of Timothy McSweeney, but we can vouch for the truth of his statement), with stories pulled in from all over the world—a grand tour, in prose, of a ... (Read More)
 
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McSweeney's Issue 4
Dave Eggers, ed.
Publisher: McSweeney's Books.   Format: 14 vols, boxed.
ISBN: 9781934781920.  Daedalus Item Code: 41704
 
Ostensibly subtitled "Trying, Trying, Trying, Trying, Trying" (though better known simply as "the Box") McSweeney's Issue No. 4 is, by their own admission, their best ever—the perfect marriage ... (Read More)
 
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Memorable Days: The Selected Letters of James Salter and Robert Phelps
John McIntyre, ed. Michael Dirda, foreword.
Publisher: Counterpoint.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781582436050.  Daedalus Item Code: 41216
 
James Salter had written two novels, The Hunters and The Arm of Flesh, but it was his third, remarkable novel A Sport and a Pastime, together with his film Three and a ... (Read More)
 
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Memorable Days: The Selected Letters of James Salter and Robert Phelps
John McIntyre, ed. Michael Dirda, foreword.
Publisher: Counterpoint.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781582436050.  Daedalus Item Code: 32392
 
James Salter had written two novels, The Hunters and The Arm of Flesh, but it was his third, remarkable novel A Sport and a Pastime, together with his film Three and a ... (Read More)
 
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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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Merriam-Webster's Dictionary and Thesaurus
Mary W. Cornog, Amy K. Harris Van Vranken & Amy West, eds.
Publisher: Merriam-Webster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780877796404.  Daedalus Item Code: 50597
 
Seeing this one-volume combination of the two most useful word resources into a fully integrated reference, you might wonder why they all aren't made this way. It defines more than 57,000 words based ... (Read More)
 
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The Miller's Tale: Dual-Language Edition
Geoffrey Chaucer. E.B. Richmond, trans.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843911715.  Daedalus Item Code: 50388
 
The drunken miller entertains his fellow pilgrims with an account of the scholar, Nicholas, who seduces his aged landlord's beautiful young wife Alison, in the second of Chaucer's Canterbury ... (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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