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100 Essential Things You Didn't Know You Didn't Know About Math & the Arts
John D. Barrow.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393246551.  Daedalus Item Code: 71703
 
At first glance, the worlds of math and the arts might not seem to have much in common. And yet, they have a strong natural affinity, as John Barrow explains; after all, math is the study of all ... (Read More)
 
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Ask the Past: Pertinent and Impertinent Advice from Yesteryear
Elizabeth P. Archibald.
Publisher: Square Peg.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780224101240.  Daedalus Item Code: 64303
 
Want to know how to garden with lobsters, circa 1777? Or how to make oneself invisible (c. 1560), impress girls (c. 1538), or belch politely (c. 1640)? Chock-full of advice that has stood the test of ... (Read More)
 
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Bazooka Joe and His Gang: 60th-Anniversary Collection
Jeff Shepherd, ed. Talley Morse, preface. Nancy Morse & Kirk Taylor, intro. Len Brown, R. Sikoryak & Bhob Stewart, essays. Jay Lynch, afterword.
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781419706325.  Daedalus Item Code: 54485
 
A fixture in many of our childhoods, Bazooka Joe was the creation of pop culture entrepreneur Woody Gelman and artist Wesley Morse, a specialist in salacious drawings. This history of the iconic ... (Read More)
 
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The Best of the Harvard Lampoon: 140 Years of American Humor
Simon Rich, intro. John Updike, Henry Beard, Patricia Marx, Kurt Andersen, Andy Borowitz, Conan O'Brien, Greg Daniels, B.J. Novak & Colin Jost.
Publisher: Touchstone.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781501109850.  Daedalus Item Code: 71448
 
Written by seven undergraduates and modeled on the British humor magazine Punch, the Harvard Lampoon appeared in 1876 and took the campus by storm; U.S. President Ulysses S. Grant was ... (Read More)
 
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The Book of Love: Improvisations on a Crazy Little Thing
Roger Rosenblatt.
Publisher: Ecco.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062349422.  Daedalus Item Code: 71617
 
Following such singular memoirs as Making Toast, Kayak Morning, and The Boy Detective, Roger Rosenblatt here looks at love in all its themes and variations, from romantic love, ... (Read More)
 
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Born to Be Wild Juice Glass Set (6 glasses)
Anne Taintor.
Publisher: Anne Taintor.   Format: 6 vols..
UPC: 823398570128.  Daedalus Item Code: 76139
 
Sure, they're juice glasses—the epitome of midcentury respectability. But who says you can't slip a little nip of something stronger in there? Decorated with Anne Taintor's distinctive style of 1950s ... (Read More)
 
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Brick Shakespeare: Four Tragedies and Four Comedies (2 Vols.)
John McCann. Monica Sweeney & Becky Thomas, ed.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: 2 vols..
ISBN: 9781629145273.  Daedalus Item Code: 63999
 
Somehow, the bloody deeds of Macbeth, the heartbreaking finale of Romeo and Juliet, the assassination of Julius Caesar, and the pile of dead royals at the close of Hamlet ... (Read More)
 
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Brit Wit: The Perfect Riposte for Every Social Occasion
Susie Jones.
Publisher: Summersdale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781849536653.  Daedalus Item Code: 72154
 
"Instead of getting married again, I'm going to find a woman I don't like and just give her a house" (Rod Stewart). "In politics, if you want something said, ask a man. If you want something done, ... (Read More)
 
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The Burglar Caught by a Skeleton: And Other Singular Tales from the Victorian Press
Jeremy Clay.
Publisher: Icon.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781848316003.  Daedalus Item Code: 64752
 
"Holidaymaker Fights Off African Lion in Welsh Hotel Room." "Man Swallows Mouse and Dies." "Wife Driven Mad by Husband Tickling Feet." "Pallbearer Killed by Coffin in Graveyard." "Liberals Eat Dog." ... (Read More)
 
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Business Baby: Getting Things Done, One Tantrum at a Time
Alex Beckerman.
Publisher: Chronicle.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9781452142593.  Daedalus Item Code: 71106
 
It's not a far leap to imagine the tiny tyrants who rule our lives at home also taking charge in the office world; after all, they're highly goal-oriented, incredibly good at delegating ... (Read More)
 
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Butter My Butt and Call Me a Biscuit and You're the Butter on My Biscuit!: And Other Country Sayings, Say-Sos, Hoots, and Hollers
Allan Zullo & Gene Cheek.
Publisher: Andrews McMeel.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781449430177.  Daedalus Item Code: 70873
 
Packed with hundreds of endearing, amusing, surprisingly clear-sighted samples of well-slung metaphor and tasty wit, this double-sized helping of country wisdom is a sure cure for an overload of ... (Read More)
 
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A Celebration of the Household: The Classic Guide to Running Your Home
L.G. Abell.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781620877142.  Daedalus Item Code: 52124
 
Any parent knows that keeping a household in order is no easy task, nor has it ever been.More than a century ago, L.G. Abell compiled a manual with hundreds of household tips, skills, advice, and ... (Read More)
 
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