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Dante's Inferno
Dante Alighieri. Steve Ellis, trans.
 
Publisher: Vintage
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780099583424
Daedalus Item Code: 50224
 
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The Picshuas of H.G. Wells: A Burlesque Diary
Gene K. Rinkel & Margaret E. Rinkel.
 
Publisher: Illinois
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780252030451
Daedalus Item Code: 50098
 
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The Ballad of Reading Gaol: And Other Poems
Oscar Wilde.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780141192673.  Daedalus Item Code: 50219
 
One of the most entertaining playwrights of the 19th century and one of the greatest wits of all time, Oscar Wilde was a skilled poet as well. Having cautioned that, "All bad poetry springs from ... (Read More)
 
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Horaces's Odes and the Mystery of Do-Re-Mi: With Full Verse Translation of the Odes
Stuart Lyons.
Publisher: Aris & Phillips.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780856687907.  Daedalus Item Code: 44496
 
In this fully revised edition of his verse translation of Horace's Odes, Stuart Lyons provides new material about the 1st-century BC Roman poet and his work, along with a glossary of 400 ... (Read More)
 
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Planisphere: New Poems
John Ashbery.
Publisher: Ecco.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780061915222.  Daedalus Item Code: 44366
 
"What can one say about a new book by John Ashbery? That Ashbery is as prolific in his 80s as ever? Yes, there are 99 new poems, sequenced alphabetically and most of them a page long, in this book. ... (Read More)
 
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The Best American Essays 2013
Cheryl Strayed, ed. Robert Atwan, series ed.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780544103887.  Daedalus Item Code: 50166
 
"The invisible, unwritten last line of every essay should be and nothing was ever the same again.... The reader should feel the ground shift, if even only a bit," writes Cheryl Strayed, author ... (Read More)
 
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Armageddon in Retrospect
Kurt Vonnegut.
Publisher: Vintage Classics.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099524083.  Daedalus Item Code: 50262
 
Written throughout Kurt Vonnegut's life, with his trademark rueful humor (the New York Times called him "a satirist with a heart, a moralist with a whoopee cushion"), a dozen previously ... (Read More)
 
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Poetic Lives: Keats
Robert Mighall.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843913023.  Daedalus Item Code: 50397
 
One of the leading figures of the English Romantic movement, John Keats (1795–1821) is chiefly remembered for his immortal odes, with such works as "Ode to a Nightingale," "To Autumn," and "Ode on a ... (Read More)
 
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Fooling Houdini: Magicians, Mentalists, Math Geeks and the Hidden Powers of the Mind
Alex Stone.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780061766213.  Daedalus Item Code: 44337
 
When Alex Stone was five years old, his father bought him a magic kit—a gift that would spark a lifelong love. Years later, in New York City, he discovered a vibrant underground magic scene, ... (Read More)
 
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Pain, Parties, Work: Sylvia Plath in New York, Summer 1953
Elizabeth Winder.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062085498.  Daedalus Item Code: 44364
 
Illustrated throughout with black and white photos and magazine clippings and illuminated with quotes from her peers, this is a fascinating look at a young Sylvia Plath and her life-changing month in ... (Read More)
 
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Morning, Noon, and Night: Finding the Meaning of Life's Stages Through Books
Arnold Weinstein.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781400065868.  Daedalus Item Code: 44358
 
The author of Recovering Your Story: Proust, Joyce, Woolf, Faulkner, Morrison, comparative literature professor Arnold Weinstein here considers how major works of literature have a great deal ... (Read More)
 
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The Ballad of Reading Gaol: And Other Poems
Oscar Wilde.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780141192673.  Daedalus Item Code: 50219
 
One of the most entertaining playwrights of the 19th century and one of the greatest wits of all time, Oscar Wilde was a skilled poet as well. Having cautioned that, "All bad poetry springs from ... (Read More)
 
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