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The Paris Review Interviews, Volume III
The Paris Review Interviews, Volume III
by Paris Review
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"I have all the copies of The Paris Review and like the interviews very much. They will make a good book when collected and that will be very good for the Review."--Ernest Hemingway Since The Paris Review was founded in 1953, it has given us... (read more)

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Remembering Mr. Shawn's New Yorker: The Invisible Art of Editing (Continents of Exile)
Remembering Mr. Shawn's New Yorker: The Invisible Art of Editing (Continents of Exile)
by Ved Mehta
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A marvelous portrait of The New Yorker during the tenure of legendary editor-in-chief William Shawn by one of its most distinguished contributors. There is perhaps no other magazine with a mystique as strong and enduring as The New Yorker, which many... (read more)

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The Trip to Echo Spring: On Writers and Drinking
The Trip to Echo Spring: On Writers and Drinking
by Olivia Laing
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Why is it that some of the greatest works of literature have been produced by writers in the grip of alcoholism, an addiction that cost them personal happiness and caused harm to those who loved them? In The Trip to Echo Spring, Olivia Laing examines the... (read more)

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Modernism: A Guide to European Literature 1890-1930
Modernism: A Guide to European Literature 1890-1930
by Malcolm Bradbury
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The Modern movement in the arts transformed consciousness and artistic form just as the energies of modernity--scientific, technological, philosophical, political--transformed for ever the nature, the speed, the sensation of human life, ' write the... (read more)

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Milking the Moon: A Southerner's Story of Life on This Planet
Milking the Moon: A Southerner's Story of Life on This Planet
by Eugene Walter
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“Ive had a great life, and it all happened because I didnt plan any of it.” -- Eugene Walter Eugene Walter was the best-known man youve never heard of. In his 76 years, he ate of “the ripened heart of life,” to quote a letter from... (read more)

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The Company They Kept: Writers on Unforgettable Friendships
The Company They Kept: Writers on Unforgettable Friendships
by Robert B Silvers
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Now in paperback Many of the illustrious contributors to The New York Review of Books have had deep and abiding relationships-both personal and intellectual-with other poets, writers, artists, composers, and scientists of equal stature. The Company They... (read more)

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Crossing the Creek: The Literary Friendship of Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
Crossing the Creek: The Literary Friendship of Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
by Anna Lillios
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One of the twentieth century's most intriguing and complicated literary friendships was that between Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. In death, their reputations have reversed, but in the early 1940s Rawlings had already achieved wild... (read more)

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Image in Outline: Reading Lou Andreas-Salom (New Directions in German Studies)
Image in Outline: Reading Lou Andreas-Salom (New Directions in German Studies)
by Gisela Brinker Gabler
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Image in Outline introduces the reader to Lou Andreas-Salomé's significant engagement with modern thought. Through detailed explorations o fsome of her major texts, Brinker-Gabler examines Andreas-Salomé's contributions to... (read more)

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American Renaissance: Art and Expression in the Age of Emerson and Whitman
American Renaissance: Art and Expression in the Age of Emerson and Whitman
by F O Matthiessen
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"[Matthiessen's] exploration of the haunted mind of Hawthorne, of Emerson's integrity, of the mental hell in which Melville lived, of Whitman's schizophrenia, of Thoreau's chosen solitude, [has] produced a book unequaled in American critical writing... (read more)

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One Drop: My Father's Hidden Life--A Story of Race and Family Secrets
One Drop: My Father's Hidden Life--A Story of Race and Family Secrets
by Bliss Broyard
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A father's stunning secret sparks a life-transforming journey in this story of race, identity, and the American dream. Broyard tries to make sense of her father's choices and the impact of his revelation on her own life.... (read more)

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A Book of Secrets: Illegitimate Daughters, Absent Fathers
A Book of Secrets: Illegitimate Daughters, Absent Fathers
by Michael Holroyd
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A Time Magazine Top 10 Nonfiction book of 2011 A Publishers Weekly Best Nonfiction title for 2011 On a hill above the Italian village of Ravello sits the Villa Cimbrone, a place of fantasy and make-believe. The characters that move through Michael... (read more)

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The Devil Kissed Her
The Devil Kissed Her
by Kathy Watson
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Kathy Watson explores Mary Lamb's famous crime and her remarkable relationship with her brother Charles. Author Mary Lamb, long considered by historians a mere adjunct to her brother Charles, was a woman of contradictions: fiercely domestic yet unmarried;... (read more)

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American Bloomsbury: Louisa May Alcott, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Margaret Fuller, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Henry David Thoreau: Their Lives, Th
American Bloomsbury: Louisa May Alcott, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Margaret Fuller, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Henry David Thoreau: Their Lives, Th
by Susan Cheever
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The 1850s were heady times in Concord, Massachusetts: in a town where a woman's petticoat drying on an outdoor line was enough to elicit scandal, some of the greatest minds of our nation's history were gathering in three of its wooden houses to establish... (read more)

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Once Again to Zelda: The Stories Behind Literature's Most Intriguing Dedications
Once Again to Zelda: The Stories Behind Literature's Most Intriguing Dedications
by Marle Wagman Geller
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A fascinating look at the stories behind the dedications of 50 literary classics. Mary Shelley dedicated Frankenstein to her father, her greatest champion. Charlotte Brönte dedicated Jane Eyre to William Makepeace Thackeray for his enthusiastic review... (read more)

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Cinematograph of Words: Literature, Technique & Modernization in Brazil
Cinematograph of Words: Literature, Technique & Modernization in Brazil
by Flora Sussekind
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A study of the relationship between literature , technology and professionalism in Latin American literature.... (read more)

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Young Romantics (11 Edition)
Young Romantics (11 Edition)
by Daisy Hay
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Young Romantics tells the story of the interlinked lives of the young English Romantic poets from an entirely fresh perspective—celebrating their extreme youth and outsize yearning for friendship as well as their individuality and political... (read more)

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Handbook of Russian Literature
Handbook of Russian Literature
by Victor Terras
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This first encyclopedia of its kind in English covers ten centuries of Russian literature and includes nearly 1,000 entries by leading scholars. It will be an indispensable guide for students or the general reader.The Handbook is an Eden for browsers... (read more)

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Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great: English Authors
Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great: English Authors
by Elbert Hubbard
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William Morris; Robert Browning; Alfred Tennyson; Robert Burns; John Milton; Samuel Johnson; Thomas B. Macaulay; Lord Byron; Joseph Addison; Robert Southey; Samuel Coleridge; Benjamin Disraeli.... (read more)

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Cavalier History of Surrealism
Cavalier History of Surrealism
by Francois Dupuis
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Cultural Writing. Literary Criticism. What was living and what was dead in Surrealism? This collection responds to this question unequivocally, examining not only the artistic aspects of surrealism, but its political aspects. If there is any truth to the... (read more)

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Uncertain Chances: Science, Skepticism, and Belief in Nineteenth-Century American Literature
Uncertain Chances: Science, Skepticism, and Belief in Nineteenth-Century American Literature
by Maurice S. Lee
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The role of chance changed in the nineteenth century, and American literature changed with it. Long dismissed as a nominal concept, chance was increasingly treated as a natural force to be managed but never mastered. New theories of chance sparked... (read more)

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