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The Wave in the Mind: Talks and Essays on the Writer, the Reader, and the Imagination
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Publisher Shambhala Pubns
Publication date February 1, 2004
Pages 304
Binding Paperback
Edition 1
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781590300060
ISBN-10 1590300068
Dimensions 0.75 by 6 by 10.50 in.
Weight 0.85 lbs.
Original list price $22.95
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The Hugo, Nebula, and National Book Award-winning author of The Left Hand of Darkness presents a third collection of nonfiction writings, including essays on such topics as Tolstoy, Tolkien, women's shoes, Mark Twain, family life, and beauty, as well as autobiographical writings and reflections on the arts of reading and writing. Original. 15,000 first printing.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Join Ursula K. Le Guin as she explores a broad array of subjects, ranging from Tolstoy, Twain, and Tolkien to women's shoes, beauty, and family life. With her customary wit, intelligence, and literary craftsmanship, she offers a diverse and highly engaging set of readings. The Wave in the Mind includes some of Le Guin's finest literary criticism, rare autobiographical writings, performance art pieces, and, most centrally, her reflections on the arts of writing and reading.

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9781590300060 | details & prices | 304 pages | 6.00 × 10.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $22.95
About: The author presents a collection of nonfiction writings, including essays on such topics as Tolstoy, Tolkien, women's shoes, Mark Twain, family life, and beauty, as well as autobiographical writings and reflections on the arts of reading and writing.

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