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Women in Hispanic Literature: Icons and Fallen Idols

Women in Hispanic Literature: Icons and Fallen Idols...

Author: Beth Miller
ISBN: 9780520302754
Format: Paperback
$58.32

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Virginia Woolf: Revaluation and Continuity

Virginia Woolf: Revaluation and Continuity

Author: Ralph Freedman
ISBN: 9780520302822
Format: Paperback
$58.32

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Poems to the Child-God: Structures and Strategies in the Poetry of Surdas

Poems to the Child-God: Structures and Strategies in...

Author: Kenneth E. Bryant
ISBN: 9780520302853
Format: Paperback
$58.32

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This Earth, That Sky: Poems by Manuel Bandeira

This Earth, That Sky: Poems by Manuel Bandeira

Author: Candace Slater ,  Manuel Bandeira
ISBN: 9780520302938
Format: Paperback
$58.32

This is a generous, long-overdue presentation of the major Brazilian poet Manuel Bandeira (1886-1968) to the English-speaking...  Read More >>

In the Beginning was the Deed: Reflections on the Passage of Faust

In the Beginning was the Deed: Reflections on the Passage...

Author: Harry Redner
ISBN: 9780520303140
Format: Paperback
$58.32

Now that the collective death of mankind has become a possibility, no other thought can remain unimpaired. Harry...  Read More >>

Songs to Make the Dust Dance: The Ryojin Hisho of Twelfth-Century Japan

Songs to Make the Dust Dance: The Ryojin Hisho of Twelfth-Century...

Author: Yung-Hee Kim
ISBN: 9780520303065
Format: Paperback
$58.32

In popular songs called imayo, the Japanese of the Heian period (794-1185) expressed their concerns about love,...  Read More >>

Faulkner's People: A Complete Guide and Index to the Characters in the Fiction of William Faulkner

Faulkner's People: A Complete Guide and Index to the...

Author: Robert W. Kirk ,  Marvin Klotz
ISBN: 9780520303119
Format: Paperback
$58.32

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Time and the Crystal: Studies in Dante's Rime petrose

Time and the Crystal: Studies in Dante's Rime petrose...

Author: Robert M. Durling ,  Ronald L. Martinez
ISBN: 9780520303553
Format: Paperback
$72.91

The Rime petrose, Dante's powerful lyrics about a woman as beautiful and as hard as a precious stone, are generally...  Read More >>

Trials of Authorship: Anterior Forms and Poetic Reconstruction from Wyatt to Shakespeare

Trials of Authorship: Anterior Forms and Poetic Reconstruction...

Author: Jonathan Crewe
ISBN: 9780520303287
Format: Paperback
$58.32

This is a brilliant and challenging book, explicitly calling into question the recent desire to rewrite the Renaissance....  Read More >>

Boleslaw Lesmian: The Poet and His Poetry

Boleslaw Lesmian: The Poet and His Poetry

Author: Rochelle Heller Stone
ISBN: 9780520303263
Format: Paperback
$58.32

Boleslaw Lesmian (1877-1937), the outstanding Polish poet of the twentieth century, occupies a unique place in world...  Read More >>

Sound, Space and Civility in the British World, 1700-1850

Sound, Space and Civility in the British World, 1700-1850...

Author: Bruce Buchan ,  Peter Denney
ISBN: 9781472466594
Format: Hardback
$242.00

In this collection, the essays examine the critical role that judgments about noise and sound played in framing...  Read More >>

Heyer Society - Essays on the Literary Genius of Georgette Heyer

Heyer Society - Essays on the Literary Genius of Georgette...

Author: Rachel Hyland ,  Jennifer Kloester
ISBN: 9781925770148
Format: Paperback
$38.79

Scholars, authors, bloggers and fans come together in a celebration of the works, and worlds, of Georgette Heyer...  Read More >>

The Life of Walatta-Petros: A Seventeenth-Century Biography of an African Woman, Concise Edition

The Life of Walatta-Petros: A Seventeenth-Century Biography...

Author: Wendy Laura Belcher ,  Michael Kleiner
ISBN: 9780691182919
Format: Paperback
$21.82

Translated into English for the first time, The Life of Walatta-Petros (1672) tells the story of an Ethiopian saint...  Read More >>

Sparkle Princess vs. Suicidal Phoenix

Sparkle Princess vs. Suicidal Phoenix

Author: Jeanette Powers
ISBN: 9781946642813
Format: Paperback
$51.75

The first ever 'new and selected' full-length book by poet artist Jeanette Powers, Sparkle Princess vs. Suicidal...  Read More >>

Euripides Our Contemporary

Euripides Our Contemporary

Author: J. Michael Walton (University of Hull)
ISBN: 9780520261822
Format: Paperback
$39.34

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Stoicism

Stoicism

Author: John Sellars
ISBN: 9780520249080
Format: Paperback
$32.04

One of the most popular of the Hellenistic schools of philosophy in antiquity, Stoicism flourished for some five...  Read More >>

Beyond Exemplar Tales

Beyond Exemplar Tales

Author: Joan Judge ,  Ying Hu
ISBN: 9780520289734
Format: Paperback
$71.45

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The Figure of Echo: A Mode of Allusion in Milton and After

The Figure of Echo: A Mode of Allusion in Milton and...

Author: John Hollander
ISBN: 9780520302242
Format: Paperback
$58.32

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Revolution and Repetition: Marx/Hugo/Balzac

Revolution and Repetition: Marx/Hugo/Balzac

Author: Jeffrey Mehlman
ISBN: 9780520302228
Format: Paperback
$58.32

In Revolution and Repetition, Jeffrey Mehlman surveys the question of the relation between Karl Marx's writings...  Read More >>

The Mystery of Ovid's Exile

The Mystery of Ovid's Exile

Author: John C. Thibault
ISBN: 9780520302273
Format: Paperback
$58.32

Toward the end of the year A.D. 8, the emperor Augustus publicly sentenced the poet Ovid to exile in remote and...  Read More >>

Traveling in Mark Twain

Traveling in Mark Twain

Author: Richard Bridgman
ISBN: 9780520301405
Format: Paperback
$58.32

Suffering from wanderlust like many of his countrymen, Mark Twain had the good fortune to be paid to offer his observations...  Read More >>

Peter Abelard and Heloise: Collected Studies

Peter Abelard and Heloise: Collected Studies

Author: David Luscombe
ISBN: 9780815362586
Format: Hardback
$242.00

These essays provide original reflections and new evidence for the lives and work of an outstanding medieval couple,...  Read More >>

Pressed Flowers

Pressed Flowers

Author: Bianca Bowers
ISBN: 9780648442622
Format: Paperback
$28.44

We pick flowers, knowing they will die. We press flowers, hoping they will survive. Reading a poem is not...  Read More >>

Butterfly Voyage

Butterfly Voyage

Author: Bianca Bowers
ISBN: 9780648442608
Format: Paperback
$33.61

On 30 May, 2016, at 1.52 am, I woke from a dream and scribbled... I am the mother who always loved you Seventy...  Read More >>

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