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Bertrand de Jouvenel: The Conservative Liberal and the Illusions of Modernity
Daniel J. Mahoney.
Publisher: ISI Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781932236408.  Daedalus Item Code: 31145
 
In his effort to separate the notion of the common good from its historical identification with the homogeneous, largely static societies in existence before the modern era, 20th-century French ... (Read More)
 
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Blake, Palmer, Linnell and Co.: The Life of John Linnell
David Linnell.
Publisher: Book Guild.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780863329173.  Daedalus Item Code: 50878
 
"An unsavoury character," says one modern authority of John Linnell, "disliked by many fellow artists," says another. Yet this was anything but the reality. A friend and patron of William Blake, ... (Read More)
 
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Bogie: A Celebration of the Life and Films of Humphrey Bogart
Stephen Bogart, foreword. Richard Schickel & George Perry, contributors.
Publisher: Palazzo Editions.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780956444851.  Daedalus Item Code: 50008
 
In this outstanding visual biography—with more than 200 black and white photos, up to 15 inches across—two leading film critics assess the life and work of enduring Hollywood legend Humphrey Bogart, ... (Read More)
 
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Boogie Man: The Adventures of John Lee Hooker in the American Twentieth Century
Charles Shaar Murray.
Publisher: Canongate.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780857862037.  Daedalus Item Code: 51075
 
Charles Shaar Murray was given unparalleled access to John Lee Hooker, and he lets the bluesman from Clarksdale, Mississippi, tell his own story. "Everything you read on album covers is not true, and ... (Read More)
 
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The Book of the Dead: Lives of the Justly Famous and the Undeservedly Obscure
John Lloyd & John Mitchinson.
Publisher: Crown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307716408.  Daedalus Item Code: 23496
 
A television producer of such hilarious, intelligent satire as Not the Nine O'Clock News, Spitting Image, and Blackadder, John Lloyd finds inspiration in the philosophy of ... (Read More)
 
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Born on a Mountaintop: On the Road with Davy Crockett and the Ghosts of the Wild Frontier
Bob Thompson.
Publisher: Crown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307720894.  Daedalus Item Code: 43954
 
Pioneer, congressman, King of the Wild Frontier, Martyr of the Alamo—over the years, Davy Crockett has been repeatedly reinvented by historians and popular storytellers. In this biography of Crockett ... (Read More)
 
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Branch Rickey: A Life
Jimmy Breslin.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143120476.  Daedalus Item Code: 33409
 
As general manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers, Branch Rickey defied racism on and off the field to bring Jackie Robinson into the major leagues in 1947, changing baseball forever. Pulitzer Prize–winning ... (Read More)
 
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A Brief Guide to J.R.R. Tolkien: The Unauthorized Guide to the Author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings
Nigel Cawthorne.
Publisher: Running Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762447411.  Daedalus Item Code: 43401
 
J.R.R. Tolkien was a bookish, pipe-smoking, bike-riding Oxford don, most comfortable at home or with his "Inkling" friends like C.S. Lewis, but found himself suddenly famous when his Lord of the ... (Read More)
 
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Brief Lives: Alexander Pushkin
Robert Chandler.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843919124.  Daedalus Item Code: 50360
 
Considered by many to be Russia's greatest poet, Alexander Pushkin (1799–1837) also experimented with other genres—dramas, short stories, and histories—influencing generations of Russian and ... (Read More)
 
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Brief Lives: E.M. Forster
Richard Canning.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843919162.  Daedalus Item Code: 50356
 
A century after his first novels were published, E.M. Forster (1879–1970) remains one of the most widely read authors of the 20th century, making his name with such novels as A Room with a ... (Read More)
 
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Brief Lives: Elizabeth Gaskell
Alan Shelston.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843919216.  Daedalus Item Code: 50357
 
Now chiefly remembered for Cranford and the radical North and South, Elizabeth Gaskell (1810–65) was one of the great Victorian novelists; adept at capturing local dialect and the ... (Read More)
 
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Brief Lives: Fyodor Dostoevsky
Anthony Briggs.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843919254.  Daedalus Item Code: 50354
 
Described by one contemporary as "the Shakespeare of the lunatic asylum," the author of Crime and Punishment and The Brothers Karamazov divided critics during his lifetime. Russian ... (Read More)
 
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