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Bomb: The Author Interviews
Bomb: The Author Interviews
Written by BOMB Magazine
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616953799
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Bomb: The Author Interviews

Written by BOMB Magazine


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $40.00

Drawing on 30 years of BOMB Magazine, this anthology of interviews brings together some of the greatest figures of world literature for a brilliant and unforgettable collection of sharp, insightful and intimate author conversations.
 
Here we have a conversation with Jonathan Franzen, still an unkown author, on the eve of... Read more >
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The Impossible Exile
The Impossible Exile
Written by George Prochnik
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590516126
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The Impossible Exile
Stefan Zweig at the End of the World
Written by George Prochnik


Format: Hardcover, 408 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $27.95

An original study of exile, told through the biography of Austrian writer Stefan Zweig
 
By the 1930s, Stefan Zweig had become the most widely translated living author in the world. His novels, short stories, and biographies were so compelling that they became instant best sellers. Zweig was also an intellectual... Read more >
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Against World Literature
Against World Literature
Written by Emily Apter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844679706
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Against World Literature
On the Politics of Untranslatability
Written by Emily Apter


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $29.95

Against World Literature: On the Politics of Untranslatability argues for a rethinking of comparative literature focusing on the problems that emerge when large-scale paradigms of literary studies ignore the politics of the “Untranslatable”—the realm of those words that are continually retranslated, mistranslated, transferred from language to language, or especially resistant to... Read more >
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How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare
How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare
Written by Ken Ludwig
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307951496
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How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare

Written by Ken Ludwig


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $25.00

A foolproof, enormously fun method of teaching your children the classic works of William Shakespeare
 
William Shakespeare’s plays are among the great bedrocks of Western civilization and contain the finest writing of the past 450 years. Many of the best novels, plays, poetry, and films in the English language produced since Shakespeare’s death in... Read more >
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The Age of the Poets
The Age of the Poets
Written by Alain Badiou, Translated by Emily Apter and Bruno Bosteels, Introduction by Bruno Bosteels
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781685693
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The Age of the Poets
And Other Writings on Twentieth-Century Poetry and Prose
Written by Alain Badiou
Translated by Emily Apter and Bruno Bosteels
Introduction by Bruno Bosteels


Format: Trade Paperback, 252 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $24.95

The Age of the Poets revisits the age-old problem of the relation between literature and philosophy, arguing against both Plato and Heidegger’s famous arguments. Philosophy neither has to ban the poets from the republic nor abdicate its own powers to the sole benefit of poetry or art. Instead, it must declare... Read more >
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Thoreau and the Art of Life
Thoreau and the Art of Life
Written by Henry David Thoreau, Edited by Roderick MacIver, Illustrated by Roderick MacIver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556438837
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Thoreau and the Art of Life
Reflections on Nature and the Mystery of Existence
Written by Henry David Thoreau
Edited by Roderick MacIver
Illustrated by Roderick MacIver


Format: Trade Paperback, 116 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2010
Price: $16.95

Featuring nearly 100 luminous watercolor illustrations, Thoreau and the Art of Life collects eloquent passages from the writings of the seminal author and philosopher. Drawn mainly from his journals, the short excerpts provide fascinating insight into his thought processes by presenting his raw, unedited feelings about the things that meant the... Read more >
Love Poems & Sonnets of William Shakespeare
Love Poems & Sonnets of William Shakespeare
Written by William Shakespeare
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385017336
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Love Poems & Sonnets of William Shakespeare

Written by William Shakespeare


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: September 3, 1957
Price: $15.95

The greatest sonnets ever written, by the greatest poet and playwright in the English language--now in a handsome edition featuring exquisite color illustrations. Read more >
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Book Lust To Go
Book Lust To Go
Written by Nancy Pearl
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570616501
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Book Lust To Go
Recommended Reading for Travelers, Vagabonds, and Dreamers
Written by Nancy Pearl


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2010
Price: $16.95

Adventure is just a book away as best-selling author Nancy Pearl returns with recommended reading for more than 120 destinations around the globe. Book Lust To Go connects the best fiction and nonfiction to particular destinations, whether your bags are packed or your armchair is calling. With stops from Texas to... Read more >
Travels with Herodotus
Travels with Herodotus
Written by Ryszard Kapuscinski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400078783
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Travels with Herodotus

Written by Ryszard Kapuscinski


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2008
Price: $15.00

From the renowned journalist comes this intimate account of his years in the field, traveling for the first time beyond the Iron Curtain to India, China, Ethiopia, and other exotic locales.

In the 1950s, Ryszard Kapuscinski finished university in Poland and became a foreign correspondent, hoping to go abroad – perhaps to... Read more >
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The Annotated Emma
The Annotated Emma
Written by Jane Austen and David M. Shapard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307390776
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The Annotated Emma

Written by Jane Austen and David M. Shapard


Format: Trade Paperback, 928 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $17.95

From the editor of the popular Annotated Pride and Prejudice comes an annotated edition of Jane Austen’s Emma that makes her beloved tale of an endearingly inept matchmaker an even more satisfying read. Here is the complete text of the novel with more than 2,200 annotations on facing pages, including:
 
-Explanations of...

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