Signed Edition Sweepstakes
 
 

Find Books


Read the City


Win Free Books!


PowellsBooks.news


Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »

spacer

Customer Comments

theghastlylycanthrope has commented on (2) products.

Ariel: The Restored Edition: A Facsimile of Plath's Manuscript, Reinstating Her Original Selection and Arrangement by Sylvia Plath
Ariel: The Restored Edition: A Facsimile of Plath's Manuscript, Reinstating Her Original Selection and Arrangement

theghastlylycanthrope, November 23, 2009

perhaps my favorite thing about this version of ariel is the inclusion of the original drafts of many of the poems. it's fascinating to see plath's edits and corrections throughout the evolution of her work.
Was this comment helpful? | Yes | No
(1 of 1 readers found this comment helpful)



Perelandra (Space Trilogy) by C. S. Lewis
Perelandra (Space Trilogy)

theghastlylycanthrope, October 26, 2009

This vividly stunning interplanetary novel holds one of my favorite portrayals of love: "Pure, spiritual, intellectual love shot from their faces like barbed lightning. It was so unlike the love we experience that its expression could easily be mistaken for ferocity." Gorgeous.
Was this comment helpful? | Yes | No
(0 of 1 readers found this comment helpful)



spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.