Hunter of Stories

Hunter of Stories

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ISBN Code : 9781568589909
Book Author : Eduardo Galeano
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Total Pages : 279

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This is Eduardo Galeanos last book, a masterful, deeply considered, and poetic autobiography, written in his signature style of short essays, fables, stories, snippets of dialogue, and epigraph-length fragments with illustrations. A mix of old and new autobiographical material, Hunter of Stories includes Galeanos reflections on death, written during the very last months

The Art and History of Books

The Art and History of Books

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ISBN Code : 9781884718038
Book Author : Norma Levarie
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Total Pages : 265

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A superbly written and lavishly illustrated history of recent years will delight designers, students, and booklovers everywhere. A remarkable achievement. -- Publishers Weekly

Duel

Duel

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ISBN Code : 9789059651043
Book Author : Joost Zwagerman
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Total Pages : 442

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Voor zijn ogen zag Verhooff gebeuren wat nog niet was gebeurd en op datzelfde ogenblik al gebeurd leek te zijn: zijn hand, de vuist, het canvas. Hij had nooit een schilderijdoek horen uitscheuren. Er klonk een scherp gekraak als van een boomtak die in tweeen breekt � een onverwacht grof geluid voor zon frele stuk linnen.Uit het Hollands Museum verdwijnt een hedendaags m

Animal Farm

Animal Farm

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Book Author : George Orwell
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Total Pages : 429

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As ferociously fresh as it was more than a half century ago, this remarkable allegory of a downtrodden society of overworked, mistreated animals, and their quest to create a paradise of progress, justice, and equality is one of the most scathing satires ever published. As we witness the rise and bloody fall of the revolutionary animals, we begin to recognize the seeds of t

The Divine Comedy, II. Purgatorio, Vol. II. Part 1: Text(La Divina Commedia 2)

The Divine Comedy, II. Purgatorio, Vol. II. Part 1: Text(La Divina Commedia 2)

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ISBN Code : 9780691019093
Book Author : Dante Alighieri
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Total Pages : 459

The Divine Comedy, II. Purgatorio, Vol. II. Part 1: Text(La Divina Commedia 2) Book Detail/ Review :

This splendid verse translation by Allen Mandelbaum provides an entirely fresh experience of Dantes great poem of penance and hope. As Dante ascends the Mount of Purgatory toward the Earthly Paradise and his beloved Beatrice, through that second kingdom in which the human soul is cleansed of sin, all the passion and suffering, poetry and philosophy are rendered with th

You Are Here

You Are Here

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ISBN Code : 9781480457966
Book Author : Donald Breckenridge
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Total Pages : 233

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In a New York City where time is chopped up like salad and people finish each others� sentences, a dozen characters have love affairs and take parts in a one-act play in the summer of 2001, and the spring, summer, and fall of 2004.You Are Here is part Fassbinder anti-theatre, part cheap heartbreak a la Brenda Starr, part intertextual hall of mirrors. Donald Breckenridge�s

Mrityunjaya ( Marathi Edition)

Mrityunjaya ( Marathi Edition)

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ISBN Code : 9780074210105
Book Author : Shivaji Sawant
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Total Pages : 465

Mrityunjaya ( Marathi Edition) Book Detail/ Review :

The search for the meaning of Being is mans eternal quest and the subject of his greatest creations. Shivaji Sawants Mrityunjaya is an outstanding instance of such a literary masterpiece in which a contemporary Marathi novelist investigates the meaning of the bewildering skein that is life through the personae of the Mahabharata protagonists. For over two decades since i

The Plain Sense of Things

The Plain Sense of Things

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ISBN Code : 9780803216198
Book Author : Pamela Carter Joern
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Total Pages : 599

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In prose as clean and beautiful as the stark prairie setting, The Plain Sense of Things tells the stories of three generations of a western Nebraska family. These tales of sorrow and hope are connected by the sinews of need and flawed love that keep families together. A farm wife struggles to support her children after the death of her second husband; a young woman grapple

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