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By Brian Anderson (editor), Julia Briggs (editor) and Dennis Butts (editor)

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9781840142426 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, July 7, 2008, cover price $149.95

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Edith Nesbit is one of the greatest children's writers of the century. Her readers loved to think of her as a reassuringly aunt-like figure. This biography reveals her as a demanding and adventurous woman who broke all society's rules in her search for love. It also explores the relationship between her life and her fiction.

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9780752442549 | Reprint edition (Tempus Pub Ltd, May 1, 2008), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Edith Nesbit is one of the greatest children's writers of the century.

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A portrait of the influential twentieth-century writer steps away from traditional explorations of her Bloomsbury social circles to reveal how her life was centered on her writing, drawing on letters, diaries, and essays to explain how her written works reflect her formative experiences and creative philosophies. Reprint.

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9780151011438 | Houghton Mifflin, November 24, 2005, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A portrait of the twentieth-century writer reveals how her life was centered on her writing; drawing on letters, diaries, and essays to explain how her written works reflect her formative experiences and creative philosophies.

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9780156032292 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, November 28, 2006), cover price $30.95 | About this edition: A portrait of the influential twentieth-century writer steps away from traditional explorations of her Bloomsbury social circles to reveal how her life was centered on her writing, drawing on letters, diaries, and essays to explain how her written works reflect her formative experiences and creative philosophies.

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Explores Virginia Woolf's writings. Individual essays analyse Woolf's neglected second novel, 'Night and Day', and her preoccupation with the significance of history in her novels of the 1930s. They investigate Woolf's links with other writers (Byron, Shakespeare), her ambivalent attitudes to 'Englishness' and to censorship, and more.

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9780748624348 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, September 1, 2006, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: The pleasure and excitement of exploring Virginia Woolf's writings is at the heart of this book by a highly respected Woolf critic and biographer.

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9780748624355 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, September 1, 2006, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: Explores Virginia Woolf's writings.

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Product Description: This is the first biography to concentrate exclusively on Woolf's close and inspirational friendships with the key women in her life, including the caregivers of her Victorian childhood who instilled in her a lifelong battle between creativity and convention: her taciturn sister, Vanessa Bell; enigmatic artist Dora Carrington; complex writer Katherine Mansfield; aristocratic novelist Vita Sackville-West; and riotous, militant composer Ethel Smyth...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Julia Briggs (foreword by) and Vanessa Curtis

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9780299183400 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, March 1, 2003, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: This is the first biography to concentrate exclusively on Woolf's close and inspirational friendships with the key women in her life, including the caregivers of her Victorian childhood who instilled in her a lifelong battle between creativity and convention: her taciturn sister, Vanessa Bell; enigmatic artist Dora Carrington; complex writer Katherine Mansfield; aristocratic novelist Vita Sackville-West; and riotous, militant composer Ethel Smyth.

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Product Description: The later years of Elizabeth and the reign of James I were the age of Shakespeare, but the age also of Sidney, Spenser, and Donne, of fellow dramatists Marlowe, Jonson, and Webster, and of the prose writers Nashe, Bacon, and Burton...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780192892867 | 2 sub edition (Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, December 4, 1997), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The later years of Elizabeth and the reign of James I were the age of Shakespeare, but the age also of Sidney, Spenser, and Donne, of fellow dramatists Marlowe, Jonson, and Webster, and of the prose writers Nashe, Bacon, and Burton.

Product Description: The fundamentals of the structure of organic compounds, their reactions, and underlying reaction mechanisms.
By Julia Briggs (editor)

Hardcover:

9780030235436, titled "Organic Chemistry" | 2 edition (Harcourt College Pub, September 1, 1998), cover price $151.95 | also contains Organic Chemistry | About this edition: The fundamentals of the structure of organic compounds, their reactions, and underlying reaction mechanisms.

Product Description: These introductions are up-to-date essays on Virginia Woolf's novels, polemical writings, essays and short stories, and place each work in its historical and literary context. The contributors include Michele Barrett, Hermione Lee, Elaine Showalter, Sandra Gilbert, Gillian Beer and Rachel Bowlby...read more
By Julia Briggs (editor)

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9781853816291 | Virago Pr, July 1, 1995, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: These introductions are up-to-date essays on Virginia Woolf's novels, polemical writings, essays and short stories, and place each work in its historical and literary context.

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9781561310289 | Reprint edition (New Amsterdam Books, October 1, 1993), cover price $18.95

Traces the life of the popular British author, describes her relationship with George Bernard Shaw and other writers of the period, and looks at her involvement with the Fabian society

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9780941533034 | New Amsterdam Books, November 1, 1987, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Traces the life of the popular British author, describes her relationship with George Bernard Shaw and other writers of the period, and looks at her involvement with the Fabian society

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Analyzes the six most recent novels by the Nobel Prize winning author, and explains how they differ from his earlier works

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9780631138266 | Blackwell Pub, March 1, 1985, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Analyzes the six most recent novels by the Nobel Prize winning author, and explains how they differ from his earlier works

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Product Description: This book provides insights into the social background of this period of English literature.

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9780192891341 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 1, 1984, cover price $17.95 | also contains Fire, Ice and Paradise | About this edition: This book provides insights into the social background of this period of English literature.

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