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With his unique and entertaining blend of memoir, biography, and literary detective work, Craig Munro recreates the lives and careers of a group of renowned Australian editors and their authors in a narrative spanning from the 1890s to the 1990s.

Double Rewards

A Place For Everything

The Curious History of Alphabetical...

Judith Flanders

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Double Rewards

A Swim in a Pond in the Rain

George Saunders

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$34.99 

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Aristophanes

Four Plays: Clouds, Birds, Lysistrata,...

Aristophanes

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$65.95 

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Meditations

Marcus Aurelius

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$22.99 

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A Little History of Poetry

John Carey

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$20.95 

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A Thousand Crimson Blooms

Eileen Chong

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$24.99 

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Stranger Shores

Essays 1986-1999

J. M. Coetzee

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$19.99 

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The Level-headed Revolutionary

Essays, stories and poems by Brian...

Gillian Dooley

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$34.95 

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Had I Known

Collected Essays

Barbara Ehrenreich

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$22.99 

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The Illustrated Letters of the Brontes

The letters, diaries and writings...

Juliet Gardiner

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$32.99 

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Preparing for Business

Geoff Goodfellow

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$22.95 

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The Hill We Climb

An Inaugural Poem

Amanda Gorman

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$19.99 

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The Loeb Classical Library and Its Progeny

Proceedings of the First James Loeb...

Jeffrey Henderson

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$34.95 

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Lilavai

Kouhala

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$59.95 

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Reading the Seasons

Books Holding Life and Friendship...

Germaine Leece

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$32.99 

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Bookish Broads

Women Who Wrote Themselves into...

Lauren Marino

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$29.99 

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The Captain's Daughter

Essential Stories

Alexander Pushkin

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$24.99 

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The RHS Book of Garden Verse

Royal Horticultural Society

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$19.99 

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The Short Story of the Novel

A Pocket Guide to Key Genres, Novels,...

Henry Russell

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$29.99 

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The Universal Translator

Everything you need to know about...

Yens Wahlgren

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$39.99 

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The Believer

Encounters with Love, Death & Faith...

Sarah Krasnostein

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$34.99 

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Shakespeare in a Divided America

James Shapiro

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$22.99 

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Homo Irrealis

Andre Aciman

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$27.99 

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Dropbear

Evelyn Araluen

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$24.99 

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Pride and Prejudice

Illustrations by Marjolein Bastin...

Jane Austen

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$80 

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Emma

Illustrations by Marjolein Bastin...

Jane Austen

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$80 

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Lady Susan, The Watsons, and Sanditon

Unfinished Fictions and Other Writings...

Jane Austen

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$15.95 

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Parisian Lives

Samuel Beckett, Simone de Beauvoir...

Deirdre Bair

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$22.99 

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Take Arms Against a Sea of Troubles

The Power of the Reader's Mind over...

Harold Bloom

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$51.95 

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The Bright Book of Life

Novels to Read and Reread

Harold Bloom

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$69.95 

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Jane Eyre

Illustrations by Marjolein Bastin...

Charlotte BrontA

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$80 

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Collected Poems

Anthony Burgess

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$59.99 

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Dead Cat Bounce

New & Selected Poems

John Carey

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$25 

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97,196 Words

Essays

Emmanuel Carrere

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$19.99 

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Murder Your Darlings

And Other Gentle Writing Advice...

Roy Peter Clark

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$22.99 

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The Analects

Conclusions and Conversations of...

Confucius

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$26.95 

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The Art Of Creative Writing

The Classic Guide to Writing Fiction...

Lajos Egri

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$25.99 

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The Great Gatsby

A Novel: Illustrated Edition

F. Scott Fitzgerald

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$39.99 

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Where Hope Comes From

Poems of Resilience, Healing and...

Nikita Gill

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$29.99 

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John Keats

Poetry, Life and Landscapes

Suzie Grogan

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$59.99 

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Mysteries

Classic Edition

Knut Hamsun

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$19.99 

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Aflame

Subhash Jaireth

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$19.99 

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In the Land of the Cyclops

Essays

Karl Ove Knausgaard

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$39.99 

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Modern Languages

Why It Matters

Katrin Kohl

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$20.95 

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Earth Dwellers

New Poems

Kristen Lang

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$24 

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Ken

Anthony Lawrence

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$19.99 

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Fishwork

Caitlin Maling

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$22.99 

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321 Seriously Smart Things You Need To Know

Mathilda Masters

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$29.99 

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At the Foot of the Mountain

Mal McKimmie

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$25 

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Level Up Your Essays

How to get better grades at university...

Inger Mewburn

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$22.99 

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A Fire in My Head

Ben Okri

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$22.99 

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Inside the Whale

On Writers and Writing

George Orwell

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$24.99 

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England Your England

Notes on a Nation

George Orwell

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$24.99 

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Down and Out in Paris and London

George Orwell

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$19.99 

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The Road to Wigan Pier

George Orwell

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$19.99 

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Homage to Catalonia

George Orwell

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$19.99 

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Poems to Fall in Love With

Chris Riddell

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$19.99 

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Great Women's Speeches

Empowering Voices that Engage and...

Anna Russell

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$19.99 

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How to Find the Right Words

a guide to delivering life's most...

The School of Life

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$19.99 

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Troilus and Cressida

William Shakespeare

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$16.99 

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How to Train Your Dog

Jen Tate

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$32.99 

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An Editor's Burial

Journals and Journalism from the...

Various

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$19.99 

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The Complete Works of Evelyn Waugh

A Tourist in Africa: Volume 25

Evelyn Waugh

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$192.95 

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The Complete Works of Evelyn Waugh

Ninety-Two Days: Volume 22

Evelyn Waugh

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$192.95 

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The Pronoun Lowdown

Demystifying and celebrating gender...

Nevo Zisin

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$19.99 

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Literary Lion Tamers

Book editors who made publishing...

Craig Munro

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$29.99 

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Tales from Russian Folklore

Alexander Afanasyev

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$19.99 

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The Right Dog for You

How to choose the perfect breed...

David Alderton

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$24.99 

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Agatha Christie's Poirot

The Greatest Detective in the World...

Mark Aldridge

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$49.99 

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Emma

Jane Austen

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$24.95 

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The Historians

Eavan Boland

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$24.95 

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Ulysses by Numbers

Eric Jon Bulson

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$46.95 

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Summertime

Reflections on a vanishing future...

Danielle Celermajer

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Glide

Louise Crisp

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$25 

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Places of Poetry

Mapping the Nation in Verse

Andrew McRae

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$29.99 

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American War Poetry

An Anthology

Lorrie Goldensohn

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$42.95 

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Doctor Dogs

Maria Goodavage

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$32.99 

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The Mother

Maxim Gorky

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$19.99 

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The Penguin Book of Christmas Stories

From Hans Christian Andersen to...

Jessica Harrison

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$24.99 

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Selected Poems

Langston Hughes

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Antipodean China

Reflections on Literary Exchange...

Nicholas Jose

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$29.99 

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Who We're Reading When We're Reading Murakami

David Karashima

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$29.99 

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Daybreak

Claire Malroux

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$34.99 

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Buried Not Dead

Essays

Fiona McGregor

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$26.95 

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The Complete Musashi

The Book of Five Rings and Other...

Musashi

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$22.99 

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How to be an Author

The Business of Being a Writer in...

Georgia Richter

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$34.99 

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The Language Lover's Puzzle Book

Lexical Complexities and Cracking...

Alex Bellos

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$29.99 

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Beowulf

A new translation

Maria Dahvana Headley

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$27.99 

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The Aeneid

A New Translation

Shadi Bartsch

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$34.99 

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Shakespearean

On Life & Language in Times of Disruption...

Robert McCrum

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$34.99 

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So You Think You've Got Problems?

Surprising and rewarding puzzles...

Alex Bellos

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$22.99 

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Three Years

New Translation

Anton Chekhov

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$12.99 

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La Vita Nuova

Love Poems

Dante Alighieri

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$19.99 

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King Solomon's Mines

Henry Rider Haggard

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$16.99 

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Mlle de Scuderi

E. T. A. Hoffman

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$14.99 

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The Nautical Puzzle Book

Over 100 Puzzles to Leave You Lost...

The National Maritime Museum

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$35 

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Nineteen Eighty-Four

1984

George Orwell

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$19.99 

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Burmese Days

George Orwell

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$19.99 

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Orwell and England

Selected Essays

George Orwell

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Animal Farm

George Orwell

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$14.99 

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Poems to Night

Rainer Maria Rilke

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$24.99 

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Letters to a Young Poet

With the Letters to Rilke from the...

Rainer Maria Rilke

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$29.95 

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Childhood, Boyhood and Youth

riverrun editions

Leo Tolstoy

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$22.99 

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Love and Youth

Essential Stories

Ivan Turgenev

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$19.99 

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The Book Lover's Quiz Book

Novel Conundrums

Gary Wigglesworth

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$32.99 

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The Short Stories of Oscar Wilde

An Annotated Selection

Oscar Wilde

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$47.95 

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How the Classics Made Shakespeare

Jonathan Bate

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$34.99 

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Stuff You Should Know

An Incomplete Compendium of Mostly...

Josh Clark

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$32.99 

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Dog's Best Friend

A Brief History of an Unbreakable...

Simon Garfield

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$32.99 

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The Fire of Joy

Roughly 80 Poems to Get by Heart...

Clive James

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$44.99 

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Ex Libris

100+ Books to Read and Reread

Michiko Kakutani

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$34.99 

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The Lost Spells

Robert Macfarlane

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$35 

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Emigres

French Words That Turned English...

Richard Scholar

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$29.99 

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500 Beautiful Words You Should Know

Caroline Taggart

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$22.99 

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Why Dante Matters

An Intelligent Person's Guide

Professor John Took

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$34.99 

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Late Murrumbidgee Poems

John Mukky Burke

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$20 

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The Narrative of Trajan's Column

Italo Calvino

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$9.99 

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Daily Rituals Women at Work

How Great Women Make Time, Find...

Mason Currey

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$22.99 

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Blood Royal

A Sequel to the Three Musketeers...

Alexandre Dumas

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$45 

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Being Happy

n/a Epicurus

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$9.99 

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Extraordinary Old Dogs

Uplifting True Tales of Remarkable...

Laura Greaves

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$34.99 

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Sherlock Holmes Escape Room Puzzles

Solve the Interactive Cases

James Hamer-Morton

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$27.99 

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The Cop and the Anthem and Other Stories

O. Henry

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$19.99 

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Prose Poetry

An Introduction

Paul Hetherington

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$34.99 

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Crow

Ted Hughes

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$24.99 

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The Imperial War Museums Code-Breaking Puzzles

Can you crack the wartime codes?...

Imperial War Museum

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$24.99 

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Time alone on a quiet path

Ross Jackson

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$22.99 

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The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2021

Sarah Janssen

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$31.95 

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Japanese Garden

Jigsaw Puzzle 1000 Piece

Jigsaw Puzzle

Mixed media product

$34.99 

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Look Out

Jigsaw Puzzle 1000 Piece

Jigsaw Puzzle

Mixed media product

$34.99 

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Foxgloves and Finches

Jigsaw Puzzle 1000 Piece

Jigsaw Puzzle

Mixed media product

$34.99 

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Insomnia

Poems

John Kinsella

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$44.95 

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To My Country

Ben Lawson

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$29.99 

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Carmilla

The cult classic that inspired Dracula...

Sheridan Le Fanu

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$19.99 

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Funny You Should Ask . . .

Your Questions Answered by the QI...

QI Elves

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$24.99 

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Selected Works of Jack London

Jack London

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$49.99 

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Labour and Other Poems

Astrid Lorange

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$20 

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The Gifts of Reading

Robert Macfarlane

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$39.99 

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In a Time of Distance

And Other Poems

Alexander McCall Smith

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$29.99 

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The Secret Life of Books

Why They Mean More Than Words

Tom Mole

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$22.99 

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The Artful Dickens

The Tricks and Ploys of the Great...

John Mullan

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$27.99 

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For Now

Eileen Myles

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$26.95 

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Cats vs Dogs

Misbehaving mammals, intellectual...

New Scientist

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$24.99 

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God is Dead. God Remains Dead. And We Have Killed Him....

Friedrich Nietzsche

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$9.99 

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Orwell's England

George Orwell

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$26.99 

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Orwell and the Dispossessed

George Orwell

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$26.99 

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Orwell in Spain

George Orwell

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$26.99 

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Orwell and Politics

George Orwell

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$26.99 

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Nganajungu Yagu

Charmaine Papertalk Green

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$20 

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Brief Notes on the Art and Manner of Arranging One's...

Georges Perec

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$9.99 

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Grimoire

Robin Robertson

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$36.99 

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The Little Prince

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

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$44.99 

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All the Sonnets of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare

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$27.95 

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Southern Cross Crime

Craig Sisterson

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$22.99 

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Strange Vernaculars

How Eighteenth-Century Slang, Cant,...

Janet Sorensen

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$47.99 

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Flip the System US

How Teachers Can Transform Education...

Michael Soskil

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$58.99 

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The Sunday Times Concise Crossword Book 3

100 Challenging Crossword Puzzles...

The Times Mind Games

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$14.99 

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The Times Jumbo Cryptic Crossword Book 19

The World's Most Challenging Cryptic...

The Times Mind Games

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$22.99 

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The Illustrated Compendium of Essential Modern Slang...

Including Cray, Lit, Basic, and...

Tyler Vendetti

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$35 

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The Decay of Lying

Oscar Wilde

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$9.99 

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