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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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The Miller's Tale
Geoffrey Chaucer. E.B. Richmond, trans.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843911715.  Daedalus Item Code: 50388
 
The drunken miller entertains his fellow pilgrims with an account of the scholar, Nicholas, who seduces his aged landlord's beautiful young wife Alison, in the second of Chaucer's Canterbury ... (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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Brief Lives: E.M. Forster
Richard Canning.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843919162.  Daedalus Item Code: 50356
 
A century after his first novels were published, E.M. Forster remains one of the most widely read authors of the 20th century, making his name with such novels as A Room with a View, ... (Read More)
 
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Fables
Jean de la Fontaine. Gordon Pirie, trans. Gilbert Adair, foreword. Robert Chandler, intro.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843911722.  Daedalus Item Code: 50369
 
From "The Ant and the Grasshopper" to "The Hare and the Tortoise," this dual-language collection of poems by Jean de La Fontaine (1621–95) features some of the world's greatest and best-known fables. ... (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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