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Alice's Wonderland: A Visual Journey through Lewis Carroll's Mad, Mad World
Catherine Nichols. Mark Burstein, foreword.
Publisher: Race Point.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781937994976.  Daedalus Item Code: 71373
 
"After Alice's tumble down the rabbit hole, she finds herself in an unfamiliar land with unfathomable rules," notes Catherine Nichols at the start of this gorgeously illustrated book. "She shrinks, ... (Read More)
 
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America: A History in Verse: Volume 2: 1940–1961
Edward Sanders.
Publisher: Black Sparrow.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781574231472.  Daedalus Item Code: 42437
 
A sprawling account of America at mid-century, the second installment of Edward Sanders's poetic history features his trademark wordplay, and unconventional formats, as well as cameos by such ... (Read More)
 
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America: A History in Verse: Volume 3: 1962–1970
Edward Sanders.
Publisher: Black Sparrow.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781574231892.  Daedalus Item Code: 42438
 
The Vietnam War and the civil rights movement form the backdrop of Edward Sanders's informative and innovative vignettes on American history. LBJ and Nixon are the villains here, while America's pop ... (Read More)
 
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American Smoke: Journeys to the End of the Light
Iain Sinclair.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780865478671.  Daedalus Item Code: 62015
 
Much as he has done for London, Iain Sinclair here traverses the memory-filled landscape of America to pursue a "psychogeography" of the Beats and their fellow travelers. In his riffing style, packed ... (Read More)
 
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The Best American Essays 2014
John Jeremiah Sullivan, ed. Robert Atwan, series ed.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780544309906.  Daedalus Item Code: 60317
 
In an age of "trigger warnings" for possibly offensive material in college courses, and the censure of speakers who have upset some audience members, this edition of Best American Essays does ... (Read More)
 
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The Big Book of Jack the Ripper: The Most Complete Compendium of Ripper Stories Ever Assembled
Otto Penzler, ed.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781101971130.  Daedalus Item Code: 69401
 
Of all the serial killers whose gruesome deeds have splashed across headlines, few have reached the near-mythical status of Jack the Ripper. Terrorizing London with a sudden rash of violent murders ... (Read More)
 
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Book Buds Twin Pins: Two Enamel Pins

Publisher: Chronicle.   Format: .
ISBN: 9781452159836.  Daedalus Item Code: 79090
 
"You're the specs to my books!" Proclaim your love of books (or your fondness for another book reader) with this matched set of old-school black plastic reading glasses and a stack of library volumes ... (Read More)
 
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Books: Over 100 Top 10 Lists
Fid & Sue Backhouse.
Publisher: Bounty Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780753728581.  Daedalus Item Code: 72116
 
Showcasing some of literature's greatest moments, characters, and concepts, this highly browsable, abundantly illustrated book presents more than a hundred top-ten lists, under such headings as ... (Read More)
 
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A Brief Guide to William Shakespeare: Without the Boring Bits
Peter Ackroyd, intro.
Publisher: Robinson.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781849010481.  Daedalus Item Code: 70429
 
Presenting synopses of all the plays, along with character descriptions, source notes, and extracts of famous speeches and exchanges, this is not only a fine introduction to Shakespeare, it is also ... (Read More)
 
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Brothers: What the van Goghs, Booths, Marxes, Kelloggs—& Colts—Tell Us About How Siblings Shape Our Lives and History
George Howe Colt.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781416547785.  Daedalus Item Code: 62635
 
Edwin Booth became a great actor on the 19th-century stage, while his younger brother John grew up to assassinate a president. Vincent van Gogh would never have survived without the support of his ... (Read More)
 
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Carmen
Prosper Mérimée. Philip Pullman, foreword.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843910961.  Daedalus Item Code: 53676
 
Among the leading French authors of his day, Prosper Mérimée achieved his greatest success with the 1856 novella Carmen, adapted two decades later into the classic opera by Georges Bizet. When ... (Read More)
 
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The Chalice of Magdalene: The Search for the Cup That Held the Blood of Christ
Graham Phillips.
Publisher: Bear & Co.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781591430384.  Daedalus Item Code: 70219
 
The Arthurian legends of the Middle Ages depict the Holy Grail as Jesus Christ's cup from the Last Supper, which was believed to have been endowed with miraculous healing powers; a much earlier ... (Read More)
 
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