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The Wayward Genius of Henry Mayhew: Pioneering Reportage from Victorian London
Henry Mayhew. Karl Sabbagh, ed.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843913788.  Daedalus Item Code: 53820
 
A journalist and co-founder of Punch Magazine, Henry Mayhew (1812–87) shared his friend Charles Dickens's compassion for the poor. Over the course of a decade, Mayhew conducted hundreds of ... (Read More)
 
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West's World: The Extraordinary Life of Dame Rebecca West
Lorna Gibb.
Publisher: Pan.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780330464734.  Daedalus Item Code: 53607
 
Born Cicely Fairfield in 1892, Rebecca West was a young woman and a budding actress when she changed her name to that of the feminist heroine in Ibsen's play Rosmersholm. West became a ... (Read More)
 
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What?: Are These the 20 Most Important Questions in Human History—Or is This a Game of 20 Questions?
Mark Kurlansky.
Publisher: Walker & Company.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780802779069.  Daedalus Item Code: 53268
 
Why is Mark Kurlansky one of our favorite nonfiction authors? Is it because he consistently finds subjects we didn't know we were interested in—like Cod, Salt, and The Basque History ... (Read More)
 
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When Books Went to War: The Stories that Helped Us Win World War II
Molly Guptill Manning.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780544535022.  Daedalus Item Code: 62532
 
America in World War II faced an enemy in Europe that had banned and burned more than 100 million books. In response, librarians launched a campaign that sent millions of donated hardcover books ... (Read More)
 
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Why I Read: The Serious Pleasure of Books
Wendy Lesser.
Publisher: FSG.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780374289201.  Daedalus Item Code: 62042
 
The founder and editor of The Threepenny Review, Wendy Lesser draws on a lifetime of reading, and decades of editing one of America's most distinguished literary magazines to describe her love ... (Read More)
 
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A Wild Swan: And Other Tales
Michael Cunningham. Yuko Shimizu, illus.
Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780374290252.  Daedalus Item Code: 59504
 
(First Edition, Signed Bookplate) A poisoned apple and a monkey's paw with the power to change fate; a girl whose extraordinarily long hair causes catastrophe; a man with one human arm and one ... (Read More)
 
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Without Copyrights: Piracy, Publishing, and the Public Domain
Robert Spoo.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199927876.  Daedalus Item Code: 60969
 
The names of James Joyce and Ezra Pound stand tall in literary modernism, but few recognize the name of Samuel Roth. A brash, business-savvy entrepreneur, Roth made a name for himself as the founding ... (Read More)
 
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The Woman Reader
Belinda Jack.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300120455.  Daedalus Item Code: 61546
 
In a lively story rarely told, the author of George Sand: A Woman's Life Writ Large here explores the evolution of women's reading and the seemingly endless controversies it has inspired. ... (Read More)
 
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The Word Exchange: Anglo-Saxon Poems in Translation
Greg Delanty & Michael Matto, eds. Seamus Heaney, foreword.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393079012.  Daedalus Item Code: 61189
 
Encompassing a wide range of voices—from weary sailors to forlorn wives, and from heroic saints to drunken louts—the 123 poems collected here form a composite portrait of medieval England. Offered ... (Read More)
 
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The Work of Print: Authorship and the English Text Trades, 1660–1760
Lisa Maruca.
Publisher: Washington.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780295987576.  Daedalus Item Code: 60021
 
Tracing a shift in the definition of literature that came about largely in the 18th century, English professor Lisa Maruca considers how the creation of books, or the "work of print," was at first ... (Read More)
 
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The World Has Changed: Conversations with Alice Walker
Alice Walker. Rudolph P. Byrd, ed.
Publisher: New Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781595587053.  Daedalus Item Code: 34941
 
A rich addition to the Alice Walker canon, this collection boasts revelatory conversations between Walker and other literary and cultural icons, including Howard Zinn, Pema Chodron, Claudia Tate, ... (Read More)
 
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The World of Charles Dickens: The Life, Times and Works of the Great Victorian Novelist
Martin Fido.
Publisher: Carlton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781847329431.  Daedalus Item Code: 53163
 
Also the author of the 1970 Short Illustrated Life of Charles Dickens—hailed by The Dickensian as one of the two best books marking the centenary of Dickens's death—Martin Fido here ... (Read More)
 
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