Shakespeares Montaigne: The Florio Translation of the Essays, A Selection

Shakespeares Montaigne: The Florio Translation of the Essays, A Selection

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ISBN Code : 9781590177228
Book Author : Michel de Montaigne
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Total Pages : 434

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An NYRB Classics OriginalShakespeare, Nietzsche wrote, was Montaigne�s best reader�a typically brilliant Nietzschean insight, capturing the intimate relationship between Montaigne�s ever-changing record of the self and Shakespeare�s kaleidoscopic register of human character. And there is no doubt that Shakespeare read Montaigne�though how extensively remains a matter of de

The Art of the Commonplace: The Agrarian Essays

The Art of the Commonplace: The Agrarian Essays

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ISBN Code : 9781593760076
Book Author : Wendell Berry
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Total Pages : 280

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Here is a human being speaking with calm and sanity out of the wilderness. We would do well to hear him.�The Washington Post Book WorldArt of the Commonplace gathers twenty essays by Wendell Berry that offer an agrarian alternative to our dominant urban culture. Grouped around five themes�an agrarian critique of culture, agrarian fundamentals, agrarian economics, agraria

The Condemned Playground: Essays, 1927 1944

The Condemned Playground: Essays, 1927 1944

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ISBN Code : 9780701219246
Book Author : Cyril Connolly
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Total Pages : 337

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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

My Bookstore: Writers Celebrate Their Favorite Places to Browse, Read, and Shop

My Bookstore: Writers Celebrate Their Favorite Places to Browse, Read, and Shop

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ISBN Code : 9780316395076
Book Author : Ronald Rice
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Total Pages : 448

My Bookstore: Writers Celebrate Their Favorite Places to Browse, Read, and Shop Book Detail/ Review :

In My Bookstore our favorite writers-from Elin Hilderbrand, to John Grisham, to Dave Eggers-express their adoration and admiration for their favorite bookstores and booksellers. The relationship between a writer and her local bookstore can last for years or even decades. Often it is the authors local store that supported her during the early days of her career and that wo

The Selected Works of Cyril Connolly; V.1: The Modern Movement

The Selected Works of Cyril Connolly; V.1: The Modern Movement

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ISBN Code : 9780330481694
Book Author : Cyril Connolly
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Total Pages : 229

The Selected Works of Cyril Connolly; V.1: The Modern Movement Book Detail/ Review :

This volume focuses on Connollys critical writing and moves eclectically from writing on film, through an analysis of the effects of war on literature, to Eliot, Auden, Beckett, Camus and many others. It also includes extracts from Enemies of Promise.

From a Native Son: Selected Essays on Indigenism 1985-95

From a Native Son: Selected Essays on Indigenism 1985-95

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ISBN Code : 9780896085534
Book Author : Ward Churchill
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Total Pages : 225

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Ward Churchill has emerged over the past decade as one of the strongest and most influential voices of native resistance in North America. From a Native Son collects his most important and unflinching essays, which explore the themes of

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