Language and Literature

Picture of Gallimaufry: A Hodgepodge of Our Vanishing Vocabulary.

Gallimaufry: A Hodgepodge of Our Vanishing Vocabulary.

Quinion, Michael.

He begins by saying that when he was young he used to catch trains at a railway station...

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Picture of Six Bad Poets.

Six Bad Poets.

Reid, Christopher.

A fast-paced farce-in-verse which follows the exploits and mishaps of a group of poets in ...

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

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

Rice, Ronald et al (eds.).

When you think of your favourite bookstore I hope you think of us. Here 84 writers (the li...

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Picture of Counting One's Blessings: The Selected Letters of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother.

Counting One's Blessings: The Selected Letters of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother.

Shawcross, William (ed.).

Spanning the entire twentieth century - as did her life, the letters are drawn from the th...

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Picture of How Literature Saved My Life.

How Literature Saved My Life.

Shields, David.

The author has written thirteen previous books including the best seller, The Thing Abo...

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Picture of The Valley of Amazement.

The Valley of Amazement.

Tan, Amy.

Tan is a best selling author (remember The Joy Luck Club

?) and this sweeping sage sp...

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Picture of The Aeneid.

The Aeneid.

Virgil.

Written more than 2,000 years ago, it tells the story of Aeneas' 7-year journey from the r...

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Picture of The Fun Stuff and Other Essays.

The Fun Stuff and Other Essays.

Wood, James.

Find out why he is considered a leading social critic of his generation. In a series of in...

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Picture of To the Lighthouse.

To the Lighthouse.

Woolf, Virginia.

The novel that established Virginia Woolf as a leading writer of the twentieth century, te...

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Picture of Vernon Lee: Aesthetics, History and the Victorian Female Intellectual.

Vernon Lee: Aesthetics, History and the Victorian Female Intellectual.

Zorn, Christa.

Details the career of this independent female intellectual which spanned the late Victoria...

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