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Sound the Deep Waters: Women's Romantic Poetry in the Victorian Age
Pamela Norris, ed.
 
Publisher: Overlook
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781468312652
Daedalus Item Code: 71509
 
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Every Love Story is a Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace
D.T. Max.
 
Publisher: Granta
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781847084941
Daedalus Item Code: 71819
 
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So We Read On: How The Great Gatsby Came to Be and Why It Endures
Maureen Corrigan.
Publisher: Little, Brown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780316230070.  Daedalus Item Code: 71607
 
(A New York Times Editor's Choice and Named a Best Book of 2014 by Library Journal, the Philadelphia Inquirer, and the Kansas City Star) The book critic for NPR's ... (Read More)
 
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The David Foster Wallace Reader
David Foster Wallace.
Publisher: Back Bay.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780316182409.  Daedalus Item Code: 71649
 
Where does one begin to explore a writer as original and brilliant as David Foster Wallace? This collection offers an ideal introduction, with a variety of his most dazzling, funniest, and most ... (Read More)
 
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The Jane Austen Miscellany
Lauren Nixon.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780752468631.  Daedalus Item Code: 71486
 
Two centuries after her death, Jane Austen is arguably the world's most popular novelist, with the never-ending appetite for the swooning of Sense and Sensibility and the smoldering passion of ... (Read More)
 
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Gertrude Stein: Critical Lives
Lucy Daniel.
Publisher: Reaktion.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781861895165.  Daedalus Item Code: 71820
 
Though American-born, Gertrude Stein (1874–1946) has been celebrated as the embodiment of French bohemia; she was a patron of modern art and writing, a gay icon, the coiner of the term "Lost ... (Read More)
 
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The Light Within the Light: Portraits of Donald Hall, Richard Wilbur, Maxine Kumin, and Stanley Kunitz
Jeanne Braham. Barry Moser, illus.
Publisher: Godine.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781567923162.  Daedalus Item Code: 71469
 
Since the death of Robert Frost, American poetry has seen few major poets create important work into their 70s. Yet as we see in this portrait of four U.S. Poet Laureates, from 2007, Donald Hall (77 ... (Read More)
 
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The Complete Grimm's Fairy Tales
Jacob Ludwig Carl Grimm & Wilhelm Carl Grimm. Arthur Rackham, illus. Margaret Hunt, trans. Lori M. Campbell, intro.
Publisher: Chartwell.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780785834229.  Daedalus Item Code: 71280
 
The Brothers Grimm, Jacob and Wilhelm, were German linguists and cultural researchers who gathered legends and folklore, intending to preserve and present the stories just as they heard them. This ... (Read More)
 
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What Light Can Do: Essays on Art, Imagination, and the Natural World
Robert Hass.
Publisher: Ecco.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780061923920.  Daedalus Item Code: 71081
 
A former Poet Laureate of the United States, and author of the Pulitzer Prize– and National Book Award–winning poetry collection Time and Materials, Robert Hass follows up his National Book ... (Read More)
 
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While Wandering: A Walking Companion
Duncan Minshull, ed. Robert Macfarlane, foreword.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780099593362.  Daedalus Item Code: 71884
 
Take a turn with Jane Austen, stride along with Colm Tóibín, let William Wordsworth lead you restlessly through brook and road, and follow a detour with Stella Gibbons to the park. In his follow-up ... (Read More)
 
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Enlightened Sentiments: Judgement and Autonomy in the Age of Sensibility
Hina Nazar.
Publisher: Fordham University.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780823240074.  Daedalus Item Code: 64082
 
This book reassesses the Enlightenment's liberal legacies by revisiting the wide-ranging development of 18th-century letters known as "sentimentalism." English professor Hina Nazar argues that the ... (Read More)
 
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Ode to Childhood: Poetry to Celebrate the Child
Lucy Gray, ed.
Publisher: Batsford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781849941334.  Daedalus Item Code: 72115
 
A celebration of children, of childhood, and in many ways, of being a parent, this collection offers some of the best poetry ever written about children, from William Blake, Christina Rossetti, ... (Read More)
 
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