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Somewhere Towards the End: A Memoir
Diana Athill.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780393338003.  Daedalus Item Code: 51334
(Winner of the 2009 National Book Critics Circle Award in Autobiography and the Costa Book Award for Biography) One of the great editors in British publishing, Diana Athill spent more than ... (Read More)
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A Mark Twain Christmas: A Journey Across Three Christmas Seasons
Carlo DeVito.
Publisher: Cider Mill.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781604334487.  Daedalus Item Code: 52262
"If my boot should leave a stain on the marble ... leave it there always in memory of my visit ... and let it remind you to be a good little girl." When Samuel Clemens—better known as Mark ... (Read More)
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A Journey into Dorothy Parker's New York: Second Edition: ArtPlace Series
Kevin C. Fitzpatrick.
Publisher: Roaring Forties Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781938901072.  Daedalus Item Code: 53099
Take a journey into the city of theaters, bars, and hotel rooms where Dorothy Parker sharpened her wit, polished her writing, and captured the edgy mood of her times. Her life and work "were not only ... (Read More)
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A Guinea Pig Pride & Prejudice
Jane Austen. Retold by Alex Goodwin. Tess Gammell, photog.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9781632862426.  Daedalus Item Code: 59372
What better way to re-live one of the greatest love stories in literature than to see it dramatized by the finest guinea pig actors working today? Here in 25 superbly costumed and photographed scenes ... (Read More)
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Talk to the Hand: The Utter Bloody Rudeness of Everyday Life (or Six Good Reasons to Stay Home and Bolt the Door)
Lynne Truss.
Publisher: Fourth Estate.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780007329076.  Daedalus Item Code: 53303
Why are people so crass, selfish, and inconsiderate? Is it anything to do with the way everything in our lives is organized to keep us at arm's length? Why do we have to put up with so much swearing, ... (Read More)
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Prose & Verse in Praise of Nature
Mari Friend, illus.
Publisher: Brockhampton.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781860194115.  Daedalus Item Code: 52720
A truly lovely little book, illuminated with the naturalist art of Mari Friend, this compact treasury is a celebration of the creatures and plants in our own backyard, in all seasons of the year. ... (Read More)
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The Shadow of a Great Rock: A Literary Appreciation of the King James Bible
Harold Bloom.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300187946.  Daedalus Item Code: 52770
The King James Bible stands at "the sublime summit of literature in English," sharing the honor only with Shakespeare, Harold Bloom contends in the opening pages of this illuminating literary ... (Read More)
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Robert Hartwell Fiske's Dictionary of Unendurable English: A Compendium of Mistakes in Grammar, Usage, and Spelling with Commentary of Lexicographers and Linguists
Robert Hartwell Fiske.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781451651324.  Daedalus Item Code: 53960
In his comprehensive, authoritative, charmingly grumpy compendium of misuses of the English language, Robert Hartwell Fiske—editor and publisher of The Vocabula Review—tells us exactly how ... (Read More)
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Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
Oliver Sacks.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780375704048.  Daedalus Item Code: 54039
(A New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice) The late scientist and storyteller Oliver Sacks evokes the wartime England of his childhood in this memoir, in which he reveals how his ... (Read More)
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Haiku Inspirations: Poems and Meditations on Nature and Beauty
Tom Lowenstein with Victoria James.
Publisher: Chartwell.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780785829799.  Daedalus Item Code: 54158
Haiku emerged within a great flowering of Japanese arts 1,000 years ago, including calligraphy and ink painting, and blended with them as a poetry of visual language, whose form was as significant as ... (Read More)
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