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Four Essays on the Shakespeare Authorship Question

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Four Essays on the Shakespeare Authorship Question

Author: Mike A'Dair
Publication Date: April 2012

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Offers more than 100 reasons why the author of the Works of William Shakespeare was, in fact, the 17th Earl of Oxford. Explains his relationship with Elizabeth 1 and theories as to why his identity was suppressed for more than three centuries....

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Bedside Guardian 2011

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The Bedside Guardian 2011

Author: Paul Johnson
Publication Date: 17 November 2011

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2011 was an extraordinary year. And the "Guardian" was at the very heart of it. This title documents and debates the year's events. It explains why the Fukushima nuclear disaster affirmed the author's faith in atomic energy, satirises the case of a Twitter user convicted over a joke, and lambasts the coalition's plans for the NHS.

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Turning It On: A Reader in Women & Media

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Turning It On: A Reader in Women & Media

Author: Helen Baehr
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1995

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Intended for the use of students of communication, media, cultural and women's studies, this work presents a group of key texts which chart the central issue in the study of women and media and indicate the developments of what is now a significant body of work. The criterion for selection is less to produce a "canon" of work on women and media than to give students access to a broad range of mate...

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the brightening day

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the brightening day

Author: michael mclaverty
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1987

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a young teacher is an innocent victim of malicious scandal...

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York Notes on

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York Notes on "The Spire"

Author: William Golding
Publication Date: 21 September 2006

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YORK NOTES ADVANCED - THE ULTIMATE LITERATURE GUIDES.

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Letter from America

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Letter from America
1946-2004

Author: Alistair Cooke
Publication Date: 2 June 2005

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Covering key moments from the assassination of Kennedy through Vietnam and Watergate to September 11, Iraq and anticipating the 2004 elections, this book provides a collection of Letters from the author's legendary BBC Radio 4 broadcasts.

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A Literary Herbal

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A Literary Herbal

Author:  Rodway
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A delightful collection of quotations from authors ancient and modern concerning nature's most useful plants. Information on the history, uses and traditional beliefs associated with each herb introduces the quotations........

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Character Sketches & Monologues

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Character Sketches & Monologues

Author: A.B. Harley
Publication Date: 1 Jan ????

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A compendium of eighty-five monologues, sketches, poems and other quotable items by a variety of authors. Hilaire Belloc, A.P.Herbert, Jerome K. Jerome and Stephen Leacock are just some of the originators of these amusing or thought-provoking items....

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Dream Catcher

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Dream Catcher
Literary Arts Journal
Issue 14

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Publication Date: 1 October 2004

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Containing fiction and poetry, this issue's highlights include: Catherine Smith's story "House"; Jonathan Attrill's "Darker than Fairytales"; Poet, David Constantine's "Back There"; and award-winning American-Croatian Mario Susko's chronicle of poems about the aftermath of Croatian-Bosnian war with "Reclaiming Life".

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Wriers in Revolt: The Anvil Anthology 1933-1940

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Wriers in Revolt: The Anvil Anthology 1933-1940

Author: Jack Conroy
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1973

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A compelling anthology from the 1930s of leading US writers who fought against the depression, including Erskine Caldwell, James T.Farrell and Nelson Algren...

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Democratic Readings from the World's Great Teachers

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Democratic Readings from the World's Great Teachers

Author:  Thompson
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1896

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reprinted from "Reynolds Newspaper"--contents as descrbed in title...from Zoroaster to Huxley......

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The Velikovsky Affair

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The Velikovsky Affair

Author: Alfred De Grazia
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1978

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The full story of the Worlds in Collision controversy that shook the scientific world......

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Seven Winters

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Seven Winters

Author: Elizabeth Bowen
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1971

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A fascinating autobiographical evocation of the author's Anglo-Irish family....

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For a Flower Album

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For a Flower Album

Author:  Colette
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1959

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Prose-poetry evocations of the rose, lily, tulip and other flowers by the distinguished French author, translated by Roger Senhouse. Coloured illustrations by Manet....

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Letters to a Friend

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Letters to a Friend

Author: Rabindranath Tagore
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1929

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A classic of Bengali literature....

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The Novel and the People

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The Novel and the People

Author: Ralph Fox
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1979

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As title...

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A Vain Conceit

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A Vain Conceit

Author: D J Taylor
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1989

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British Literature in the 1980s...

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Montaigne's Unruly Brood

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Montaigne's Unruly Brood

Author: Richard L. Regosin
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1996

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..a stimulating study of Montaigne's ambivalent figures of paternity, procreation and generation...

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Stratford-Upon-Avon Studies  1- Jacobean Theatre

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Stratford-Upon-Avon Studies 1- Jacobean Theatre

Author: na Stratford-Upon-Avon Studies
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1960

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one in a series...

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Authors

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Authors

Author: Karl Miller
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1990

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Essays on Levi, Naipaul, Amis etc...

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The Well Wrought Urn

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The Well Wrought Urn

Author:  Brooks
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1968

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First published in 1947, this book takes ten of the best known works of English literature and scrutinises them with formidable intelligence and sensitivity. It explores works by Donne, Shakespeare, Milton, Herrick, Pope, Gray, Wordsworth, Keats, Tennyson and Yeats....

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cinema and the realms of enchantment

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cinema and the realms of enchantment

Author:  Petrie
Publication Date: 04 November 1993

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BFI published pioneering lectures by Marina Warner and others on cinema and the fairytale....

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Selected Tales

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Selected Tales

Author: D H Lawrence
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1968

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11 short stories by DH Lawrence with an introduction by Ian Serraillier....

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Don't Tread On Me

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Don't Tread On Me

Author: S J Perelman
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1987

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Letters of Hollywood writer SJ Perelman....

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Cures for Love

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Cures for Love

Author:  Stendhal
Publication Date: 1 Jan 2007

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Stendhal believed love comes in different forms, from passion and lust to vanity, the love of possessive desire. In this collection he muses on falling in love, how to cope with jealousy and whether infatuation can ever be overcome - and provides a selection of maxims giving advice for lovers....

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The Taming of the Shrew notes

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The Taming of the Shrew notes

Author:  Royster
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Student notes. Published by Coles....

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1914 and Other Poems

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1914 and Other Poems

Author:  Brooke
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1945

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Rupert Brooke's collection of poems written before his death in WW1 in 1915....

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Where We All Came Into Town

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Where We All Came Into Town

Author: Brendan Behan
Publication Date: May-June 1961

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Short story by the famous Irish writer and drunk in Evergreen, Vol V, no.18. Published USA. Original price as at 1961 publication....

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When the Tree-swallow Came to the Buckthorn

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When the Tree-swallow Came to the Buckthorn

Author: August Strindberg
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1950

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Short story by the world-renowned Swedish playwright in The Wind and the Rain, Vol VII, no.1....

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The Secret of the Tobacco Warehouse

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The Secret of the Tobacco Warehouse

Author: August Strindberg
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1949

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Short story by the world renowned Swedish playwright in The Wind and the Rain, Vol.V, no.4....

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Before The Exorcist

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Before The Exorcist

Author: William Peter Blatty
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1998

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The author's own story of how he came to write both the novel and screenplay......

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The Books in Fred Hampton's Apartment

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The Books in Fred Hampton's Apartment

Author: Richard Stern
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1974

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A personal recreation of the atmosphere in America in the 1960s and 70s enveloping politics, poetry, Nixon and Catch 22....

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A Country Calendar

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A Country Calendar

Author: John Clare
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1979

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A diary for every year, writings in prose by John Clare, engravings mostly by Thomas Bewick...

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Hardy’s Grandmother, Betsy, and her family

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Hardy’s Grandmother, Betsy, and her family

Author: Lois Deacon
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1968

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Monographs on the Life, Times and Works of Thomas Hardy: No.34 General Editor: J Stevens Cox FSA’ 9 illustrations black and white photo plates. Signed by Lois Deacon....

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Hardy’s Summer Romance, 1867

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Hardy’s Summer Romance, 1867

Author: Lois Deacon
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1967

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‘An interpretation and reconstruction. Monographs on the Life, Times and Works of Thomas Hardy: No.38 General Editor: J Stevens Cox FSA’ ...

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A Plymouth Pen

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A Plymouth Pen

Author: Lois Deacon
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1949

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From A Plymouth Pen,with a foreword by the right honourable Isaac Foot, Including: Charlotte Bronte - A presidential address to the Plymouth Business and Professional Women’s Club on the 29th September 1949 ...

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Sweete Themmes

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Sweete Themmes

Author: John Irwin
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1951

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co author Jocelyn Herbert, A chronicle in prose and verse, with black and white photos, woodcuts, illustrations...

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Stories, Essays and Poems

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Stories, Essays and Poems

Author: D H Lawrence
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1966

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introduction by Desmond Hawkins...

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Variations

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Variations

Author: Jaroslav Havelka
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1988

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"...using metaphors, aphorisms, Koan-like riddles, critical comments and poetic symbols" Havelka comments on our world......

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A Book of English Poetry

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A Book of English Poetry

Author: G. B. Harrison
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1945

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Early Pelican-A17. Chaucer to Rossetti. Originally published in 1937. In this anthology the aim has been to gather a typical and representation of the English poets from the 14th to the 19th century. The arrangement is roughly chronological from the poet's birth. In this way, the collection show was the progress of English poetry. An ideal reference point for the serious student to develop....

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The Crack-up

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The Crack-up

Author: F Scott Fitzgerald
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1945

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First edition (USA) of this remarkable New Directions publication edited by Edmund Wilson.As well as The Crack-Up, it includes other Uncollected Pieces, Note-Books and Unpublished Letters by Scott Fitzgerald. Essential for the Scott Fitzgerald enthusiast or collector....

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Letters

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Letters

Author: George Moore
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1942

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Letters written by George Moore to John Eglinton. Scarce private publication....

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A SociablePlover

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A SociablePlover

Author: Eric Linklater
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1957

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An outstanding collection of essays and stories, mostly with a Scottish setting. Wood engravings by Reynolds Stone....

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THE MODERN AGE

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THE MODERN AGE

Author: BORIS FORD
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1964

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VERY SLIGHT SPINE WEAR BUT EVERYTHING ELSE IS JUST GREAT AND HARD TO TELL ITS AGE. I SHIP SAME, NEXT DAY. C...

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The teahouse of the august moon

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The teahouse of the august moon

Author: John Patrick
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THE TEST OF TIME - WHAT MAKES A CLASSIC A CLASSIC?

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THE TEST OF TIME - WHAT MAKES A CLASSIC A CLASSIC?

Author:  HOLGATE
Publication Date: JANUARY 1999

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A large number of prominent individuals were asked to define what makes a classic novel. The short essays and lists make for entertaining reading....

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The Oxford Book of Latin American Essays

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The Oxford Book of Latin American Essays

Author: Ilan Stavans
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1997

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"The history of the essay does not show us a limbo of indecisive people or apprentices, but an emphatic assembly of spirits who felt confident, ingenious, and aware. With selections by Andres Bello, Jorge Amado, Julio Cortazar, Clairce Lispector, Octavio Paz, Ariel Dorfman, Manuel Puig, and many others, The Oxford Book of Latin American Essays is just such an assembly of spirits who deepen our awa...

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Moving Towards Home: Political Essays

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Moving Towards Home: Political Essays

Author: June Jordan
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1989

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A collection of writings from 1964-1988 from black American activist and poet, covering subjects as diverse as police brutality, her mother's death and apartheid-era South Africa....

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Hawthorne Nathaniel : Celestial Railroad (Sc)

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Hawthorne Nathaniel : Celestial Railroad (Sc)

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A Feast of True Fandangles

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A Feast of True Fandangles

Author: Patrick Campbell
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1980

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Collection of Campbell's humorous essays - 'Like passing a jolly afternoon in one of Dublin's lovely pubs, with the drink all of he house.'...

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unpopular opinions

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unpopular opinions

Author: Dorothy sayers
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1946

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Essays by one of Britain's greatest detective writers on religious and political issues, as well as on Sherlock Holmes....

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True Fiction

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True Fiction

Author:  
Publication Date: 19981105

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A collection of articles from the "True Fiction" column from the "Weekend FT". These pieces occupy a twilight world where truth and fiction meet, tinged with humour and irony. With pieces by Joe Queenan, Michael Thompson-Noel, Kieran Cooke and many others.

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The Flame in the Darkness

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The Flame in the Darkness

Author: Victor Sparre
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1980

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A unique picture of most of the men who have led what is known in the West as the dissident movement. Solzhenitsyn, Sakharov, Bukovski, and many others who have been in the headlines, move through these pages, drawn with a painter's perceptiveness....

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The Dead And Other Stories

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The Dead And Other Stories

Author: James Joyce
Publication Date: 1995xz

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Short stories by James Joyce and read by Gerard McSorley....

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The Verdict of Bridlegoose

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The Verdict of Bridlegoose

Author:  Powys
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1875

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A collection of essays first published in 1927...

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Marilyn Monroe and other poems

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Marilyn Monroe and other poems

Author: Ernesto Cardenal
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1975

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A collection of poems by the famous Latin American poet....

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The Shattered Ring: science fiction and the quest for meaning

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The Shattered Ring: science fiction and the quest for meaning

Author: Lois & Stephen Rose
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1970

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A critical evaluation of smoe leading SF writers, suggesting that such writers are creating new myths for our times....

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Picador 21st Book

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Picador 21st Book

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Publication Date: 10 September 1993

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In 1993 Picador celebrated its 21st anniversary. This book marks the event by including 21 authors, each of which looks at a year between 1972 and 1992. Thus Oliver Sacks chose 1972, the year his mother died and he wrote "Awakenings" while the book ends with Tariq Ali writing about cricket in 1992.

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I, An Actor

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I, An Actor

Author: Nicholas Craig
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1988

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A spoof humorous autobiography of fictional theatrical actor Nicholas Craig (wrtten by Nigel Planer of BBC TV's "The Young Ones" fame)....

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Burnt Norton

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Burnt Norton

Author: t. s. Eliot
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Singular poem...

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the psalms

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the psalms

Author:  metcalfe
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prefaces to shakespeare hamlet

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prefaces to shakespeare hamlet

Author:  granville barker
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View from the High Board

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The View from the High Board
Writings on Sport

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Publication Date: 20030925

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As Chief Sports Writer of "The Guardian", Richard Williams has the pick of the best sporting assignments: Olympic Games, world title fights, Grands Prix, Test matches and the World Cup. In this collection of his sports writing he considers the greatness of some of the biggest figures in sport.

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