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Product Description: Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things.What is silence? In a series of short meditations, novelist and playwright John Biguenet considers silence as a servant of power, as a lie, as a punishment, as the voice of God, as a terrorist's final weapon, as a luxury good, as the reason for torture-in short, as an object we both do and do not recognize...read more

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9781628921427 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 24, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things.

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Product Description: "Does anyone else smell beignets?"Tom Varisco documents the French Quarter's Jackson Square with funny, surprising, and sometimes shocking images and essays. Even the statue of Old Hickory weighs in with some colorful art criticism and an ode to the Who Dat nation...read more
By Tom Varisco (creator)

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9780985041618 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, November 13, 2012, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: "Does anyone else smell beignets?

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Product Description: Book annotation not available for this title.Title: ShotgunAuthor: Biguenet, JohnPublisher: Dramatist's Play ServicePublication Date: 2011/03/31Number of Pages: 62Binding Type: PAPERBACKLibrary of Congress:

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9780822225003 | Dramatist''s Play Service, March 31, 2011, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: Book annotation not available for this title.

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Product Description: Before (During) After is a visual and literary narrative of how Hurricane Katrina has transformed the work of twelve photographers from Southeast Louisiana: Jennifer Shaw, Frank Relle, Lori Waselchuk, Rowan Metzner, Samuel Portera, David Rae Morris, Jonathan Traviesa, Eric Julien, Zack Smith, Elizabeth Kleinveld, Mark J...read more

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9781608010233 | Uno Pr, September 16, 2010, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Before (During) After is a visual and literary narrative of how Hurricane Katrina has transformed the work of twelve photographers from Southeast Louisiana: Jennifer Shaw, Frank Relle, Lori Waselchuk, Rowan Metzner, Samuel Portera, David Rae Morris, Jonathan Traviesa, Eric Julien, Zack Smith, Elizabeth Kleinveld, Mark J.

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Product Description: Like sailing into new ports of call, "Strange Harbors" suggests that reading the world's literature can ignite affinities across languages and literary traditions - and that the art of translation can distil familiar experiences from disparate lands...read more
By John Biguenet (editor)

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9781931883153 | Two Lines Pr, August 30, 2008, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Like sailing into new ports of call, "Strange Harbors" suggests that reading the world's literature can ignite affinities across languages and literary traditions - and that the art of translation can distil familiar experiences from disparate lands.

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A rivalry between two Louisiana oystering families erupts in 1957 when Felix and Mathilde Petitjean offer their young daughter, Therese, in marriage to fifty-two-year-old Horse Bruneau, who holds the papers on their boat and house and harbors long-time feelings for Mathilde. A first novel. Reader's Guide available. Reprint.

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9780060198367 | Ecco Pr, June 1, 2002, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: A bitter rivalry between two oyster fishing families in Louisiana during the 1950s leads to tragedy.

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9780060514471 | Reprint edition (Ecco Pr, July 1, 2003), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: A bitter rivalry between two oyster fishing families in Louisiana during the 1950s leads to tragedy.

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A debut collection of short stories evokes the spirit of Borges, Calvino, Cheever, and Wolff, among others, in a collection that includes 'The Vulgar Soul,' 'The Torturer's Apprentice,' and 'Rose,' winner of a 2000 O. Henry Award. A first collection. Reprint. (view table of contents)

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9780060198350 | Ecco Pr, January 1, 2001, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Collects fourteen short stories covering such varied topics as stigmatics, medieval torturers, victimizers, Jews, and ecological catastrophes.

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9780060007454 | Reprint edition (Perennial, March 1, 2002), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: A debut collection of short stories evokes the spirit of Borges, Calvino, Cheever, and Wolff, among others, in a collection that includes 'The Vulgar Soul,' 'The Torturer's Apprentice,' and 'Rose,' winner of a 2000 O.

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9780226048703 | Univ of Chicago Pr, November 1, 1991, cover price $45.00

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9780226048710 | Univ of Chicago Pr, April 15, 1992, cover price $26.00

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Essays discuss collaboration, revision, the translation of Japanese, problems of translation, and medieval European poetry
By John Biguenet (editor) and Rainer Schulte (editor)

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9780226048680 | Univ of Chicago Pr, August 1, 1989, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Essays discuss collaboration, revision, the translation of Japanese, problems of translation, and medieval European poetry

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9780226048697 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, August 15, 1989), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Essays discuss collaboration, revision, the translation of Japanese, problems of translation, and medieval European poetry
9789990056624 | Univ of Chicago Pr, August 1, 1989, cover price $0.02

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9780060513078 | Ecco Pr, January 1, 1975, cover price $24.95

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9780060513085 | Perennial, January 1, 1975, cover price $13.95

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