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CONVERSATIONS WITH AMERICAN WRITERS

By: CHARLES RUAS

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Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

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ISBN: 0394527879

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WORLD-GAMES: The Tradition of Anti-Realist Revolt

By: CRISTOPHER NASH

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Publisher: ROUTLEDGE:

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ISBN: 041634710X

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HISTORY OF RUSSIAN LITERATURE: From Its Beginnings

By: D.S. MIRSKY

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ISBN: 0394707206

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DICKENS' FUR COAT and Charlotte's Unanswered Lette

By: DANIEL POOL

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Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM510618

ISBN: 0060183659

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It was the Best of Times, it was the Worst of Times, but most of all, as Daniel Pool reveals in this delightful new book, it was a time of surprisingly outrageous behavior. Dickens' Fur Coat and Charlotte's Unanswered Letters plunks the reader down in the middle of the London book world to expose the madcap shenanigans, rows, rivalries, and general mayhem perpetrated by the supposedly prudish Victorians. We see Dickens on his first American book tour having bits of his fur coat snipped off by manic fans, romantic rumors swirling around Thackeray and Charlotte Bronte, Anthony Trollope scheming ... View more info

LITERARY ENGLAND

By: DAVID EDWARD SCHERMAN

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Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

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ISBN: 11-99-35700-6

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SIGNS OF THE TIMES: Deconstruction and the Fall of

By: DAVID LEHMAN

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Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER:

Seller ID: IM510622

ISBN: 0671682393

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WORLD WITHIN WALLS: Japanese Literature of the Pre

By: DONALD KEENE

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Publisher: HOLT, RINEHART & WINSTON:

Seller ID: IM510620

ISBN: 0030136261

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WIT'S END: Days and Nights of the Algonquin Round

By: JAMES R. GAINES

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Publisher: HARCOURT BRACE & CO TRADE DEPT:

Seller ID: IM501996

ISBN: 0151975213

Condition: GOOD IN TORN DJ/COVER


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AMERICAN REALISM: A Shape For Fiction

By: JANE BENARDETE

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Publisher: PUTNAM PUBLISHING GROUP:

Seller ID: IM510614

ISBN: 039910903X

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STORY STORY STORY : CONVERSATIONS WITH

By: JIM SCHUMOCK

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Publisher: BLACK HERON PRESS:

Seller ID: IM317175

ISBN: 0930773519

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Interviews with 18 significant American writers. The interviews were conducted by the author on his radio program, "Between the Covers," on KBOO in Portland, Oregon over a seven-year period. More conversational than interview in style, they focus on the interaction between the authors' lives and their literary work. The writers interviewed include Tim O'Brien, Carolyn Kizer, William Styron, William Kennedy, Robert Stone, Thomas McGuane, Carol Shields, Ethan Canin, Tobias Wolff, Paul Theroux, Jim Grimsley, Lorrie Moore, Dagoberto Gilb, Philip Levine, Thom Jones, Robert Wrigley, Stephen Dixon, a... View more info

SEXTET: T.S. Eliot & Truman Capote & Others

By: JOHN M. BRINNIN

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Publisher: BANTAM DOUBLEDAY DELL:

Seller ID: IM510615

ISBN: 0440077850

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EPIC OF RUSSIAN LITERATURE

By: MARC SLONIM

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Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM510635

ISBN: 0195007131

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MAKING THE LIST: A Cultural History of the America

By: MICHAEL KORDA

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Publisher: BARNES & NOBLE:

Seller ID: IM510624

ISBN: 0760725594

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WORLD'S HIEROGLYPHIC BEAUTY: Five American Poets

By: PETER STITT

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Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA PRESS:

Seller ID: IM510632

ISBN: 0820309494

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POTPOURRI OF THOUGHTS on English Literature

By: SHAHLA ANAND

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Publisher: VANTAGE PRESS:

Seller ID: IM510626

ISBN: 11-99-18716-x

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NO CASTLES ON MAIN STREET: American Authors and Th

By: STEPHANIE KRAFT

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Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM510636

ISBN: 0140057293

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DEATH AT THE PARASITE CAFE: Social Science (Fictio

By: STEPHEN PFOHL

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Publisher: ST. MARTINS PRESS/TOR BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM510633

ISBN: 0312075731

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A performative collage of social-psychoanalytic criticism, deconstructive ethnography, and social science fiction, 'Death at the Parasite Cafe' enacts both a reflexive theoretical critique of contemporary heterosexist, racist and economic hierarchies and a fresh evocation of postmodern sociological writing. View more info

BOSWELL'S CLAP AND OTHER ESSAYS

By: WILLIAM B. OBER

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Publisher: SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM510617

ISBN: 0809308894

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In this "cock to Aesculapius," a distin-guished pathologist shows how simple medical analyses can be applied centu-ries later to reconstruct the scene and as-sign a more probable cause of disability or death. The tenessays selected for this volume range from an investigation of Boswell's repeated infection with gonorrhea to a critical examination of Plato's account of Socrates' death in the "Phaedo, "subjects both ancient and modern. Other essays include studies of the ailments of two medical doctors--William Carlos Wil-liams and Chekhov--and the disabili-ties of Swinburne, Lawrence, Rochester... View more info

HUMAN EXPERIENCE: Contemporary American and Soviet

By: WILLIAM STYRON

Price: $12.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM510616

ISBN: 0394570618

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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