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An anthology of American writers who found inspiration, good living, pleasure, and refuge in Paris includes the work of Sherwood Anderson, Hart Crane, Theodore Dreiser, Ann Morrow Lindbergh, Henry Miller, Mark Twain, Edith Wharton, Ernest Hemingway, James Baldwin, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and many, many others. (view table of contents)
By Adam Gopnik (editor)

Hardcover:

9781931082563 | Library of America, March 1, 2004, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Collects the works of Americans writing about Paris, France, including works by Abigail Adams, Thomas Paine, P.
9789990048698 | Penguin USA, March 1, 2004, cover price $0.02

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Product Description: Book by Adam Gopnik

Hardcover:

9780307270788 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, January 27, 2009, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: On a memorable day in human history, February 12, 1809, two babies were born an ocean apart: Abraham Lincoln in a one-room Kentucky log cabin; Charles Darwin on an English country estate.

Paperback:

9781849161862, titled "Angels and Ages: A Short Book About Darwin, Lincoln and Modern Life" | Gardners Books, April 1, 2010, cover price $13.90 | About this edition: Book by Adam Gopnik
9780307455307 | 1 reprint edition (Vintage Books, February 9, 2010), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In this captivating double life, Adam Gopnik searches for the men behind the icons of emancipation and evolution.

Miscellaneous:

9780307271211 | Doubleday, January 27, 2009, cover price $15.00

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The entertaining epic about ten men who join a strange expedition in pursuit of an elusive and remarkable animal known as the Snark is accompanied by distinctive, original illustrations, a detailed bibliography, and informative annotations that provide a close-up look at the text and the many literary, linguistic, and mathematical references embedded in th text.
By Lewis Carroll, Martin Gardner (editor), Adam Gopnik (introduced by) and Henry Holiday (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780393062427 | W W Norton & Co Inc, October 1, 2006, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The epic about ten men who join a strange expedition in pursuit of an elusive and remarkable animal known as the Snark is accompanied by original illustrations, a detailed bibliography, and annotations that provide a close-up look at the text.

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Product Description: Here you will find the finest essays judiciously selected from countless publications” (Chicago Tribune), ranging from The New Yorker and Harper’s to Swink and Pinch. In his introduction to this year’s edition, Adam Gopnik finds that great essays have text and inner text, personal story and larger point, the thing you’re supposed to be paying attention to and some other thing you’re really interested in...read more
By Adam Gopnik (editor)

Hardcover:

9780618983315 | Houghton Mifflin, October 8, 2008, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Here you will find the finest essays judiciously selected from countless publications” (Chicago Tribune), ranging from The New Yorker and Harper’s to Swink and Pinch.

Paperback:

9780618983223 | Houghton Mifflin, October 8, 2008, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: 432 pages

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Edited by acclaimed travel writer Frances Mayes, author of Under the Tuscan Sun, the latest volume in the annual series presents a wide- ranging anthology of the finest travel writing published over the past year, selected from a wide variety of magazines, newspapers, and websites and encompassing articles and essays on adventures and locales around the world. Simultaneous.
By Adam Gopnik (narrator), Frances Mayes (narrator), Molly O'Neill (narrator) and David Sedaris (narrator)

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780618197194 | Abridged edition (Mariner Books, October 15, 2002), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Presents an anthology of the best travel writing published in the previous year, selected from magazines, newspapers, and web sites.

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Product Description: Chef David Waltuck calls Chanterelle "a fantasy of a restaurant, dreamed up by a little, food-loving kid, that somehow, magically, came true." For over 28 years and from two different New York City locations, Chanterelle has broken the boundaries of French cooking, winning over such fans as Gael Greene, Richard Avedon, Keith Haring, and Malcolm Forbes along the way...read more

Hardcover:

9781561589616 | Taunton Pr, October 14, 2008, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Chef David Waltuck calls Chanterelle "a fantasy of a restaurant, dreamed up by a little, food-loving kid, that somehow, magically, came true.

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Product Description: Since 1983, when New York's Percent for Art program was established, some two hundred public artworks have been commissioned, and installed throughout the City's plazas, parks, and buildings. City Art documents the impressive range of Percent for Art projects and their artists - many of whom are internationally well known, including Vito Acconi, Vitaly Komar and Alexander Melamid, Carrie Mae Weems, and Krzysztof Wodiczko: painters and muralists, multi-media artists, sculptors, landscape artists, photographers, ceramists, mosaicists, artists working with sound, light, and wind...read more
By Adam Gopnik (introduced by) and Eleanor Heartney

Paperback:

9781858942902 | Perseus Distribution Services, May 30, 2005, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Since 1983, when New York's Percent for Art program was established, some two hundred public artworks have been commissioned, and installed throughout the City's plazas, parks, and buildings.

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Hardcover:

9780847843923 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, October 14, 2014, cover price $100.00

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By Adam Gopnik (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9783832792565 | Bilingual edition (Te Neues Pub Group, September 15, 2008), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Elliott Erwitt's glimpses of New York City are sometimes gritty, sometimes elegant, yet always true to life.

Paperback:

9783832795870 | Mul edition (Te Neues Pub Group, June 15, 2011), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: Yes, we'll always have Paris and who better to capture all its moods than the inimitable Elliott Erwitt? With a keen eye for the real city, Erwitt sees beyond the tourist cliches. Whether the mightiest of monuments or the charm of la vie quotidienne this master photographer chronicles it all...read more
By Elliott Erwitt (photographer) and Adam Gopnik (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9783832794149 | Mul edition (Te Neues Pub Group, September 15, 2010), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Yes, we'll always have Paris and who better to capture all its moods than the inimitable Elliott Erwitt?

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Product Description: Who better to capture daily life in two of the world's greatest cities than master photographer Elliott Erwitt? Alternating intimate details with grand vistas, Erwitt's photographs present the true flavor of New York and Paris. His monochromatic tributes are sometimes gritty, sometimes elegant, yet always true to life...read more
By Elliott Erwitt (photographer) and Adam Gopnik (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9783832732776 | Slp mul edition (Te Neues Pub Group, September 15, 2015), cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Who better to capture daily life in two of the world's greatest cities than master photographer Elliott Erwitt?

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Surveys each stage of Avedon's career, including portraits and fashion photographs (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780679409229 | 1 edition (Random House Inc, April 1, 1994), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Surveys each stage of Avedon's career, including portraits and fashion photographs

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Surveys each stage of Avedon's career, including portraits and fashion photographs (view table of contents)

Paperback:

9780679754688 | 1 edition (Random House Inc, December 1, 1996), cover price $10.01 | About this edition: Surveys each stage of Avedon's career, including portraits and fashion photographs

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A gold crown on an Epiphany cake leads Oliver Parker, a ten-year-old American boy living in Paris with his journalist father, to a secret race of immortal French classical scholars, the Window Wraiths, who believe that Oliver is their ultimate ruler. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780786818624 | Disney Pr, October 15, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Eleven-year-old Oliver, an American boy residing in Paris, discovers, much to his astonishment, that phantoms live within the windowpanes and have selected Oliver to lead a war against the 'soul-stealers' that inhabit mirrors.

Paperback:

9780786838943 | Reprint edition (Disney Pr, October 1, 2006), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Eleven-year-old Oliver, an American boy residing in Paris, discovers, much to his astonishment, that phantoms live within the windowpanes and have selected Oliver to lead a war against the 'soul-stealers' that inhabit mirrors.

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Product Description: Brigitte Lacombe ranks among the most prominent photographers of the contemporary movie and theater scene in France and the US. Her black-and-white portraits of actors and directors, among them Jean-Luc Godard, Robert Altman, Woody Allen, Roberto Rossellini, Robert de Niro, Arthur Miller, Gérard Depardieu, Glenn Close, Winona Ryder, Julia Roberts, Meg Ryan, Dustin Hoffman, Jeanne Moreau, Isabelle Adjani, Joseph Losey, to name but a few, bespeak a trust and familiarity between model and artist that is unique in today’s photography...read more
By Adam Gopnik and David Mamet (introduced by)

Paperback:

9783829601801 | Schirmer/Mosel Verlag Gmbh, March 30, 2006, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Brigitte Lacombe ranks among the most prominent photographers of the contemporary movie and theater scene in France and the US.

Presents selected correspondence from the French novelist, which details his life as a dutiful son and socialite, and reveals his signature ideas about life, art, and character, which appear as major themes in his masterpiece.
By Mina Curtiss (trans), Adam Gopnik (introduced by) and Marcel Proust

Paperback:

9781885586452 | Helen Marx Books, June 19, 2006, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Presents selected correspondence from the French novelist, which details his life as a dutiful son and socialite, and reveals his signature ideas about life, art, and character, which appear as major themes in his masterpiece.

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When Meaulnes first arrives at the local school in Sologne, everyone is captivated by his good looks, daring and charisma. But when Meaulnes disappears for several days, and returns with tales of a strange party at a mysterious house and a beautiful girl hidden within it, he has been changed forever.
By Adam Gopnik (introduced by)

Paperback:

9780141441894, titled "The Lost Estate (Le Grand Meaulnes): Le Grand Meaulnes" | Penguin Classics, December 18, 2007, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: When Meaulnes first arrives at the local school in Sologne, everyone is captivated by his good looks, daring and charisma.

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Product Description:   Armed with hundreds of blank maps she had painstakingly printed by hand, Becky Cooper walked Manhattan from end to end. Along her journey she met police officers, homeless people, fashion models, and senior citizens who had lived in Manhattan all their lives...read more
By Becky Cooper and Adam Gopnik (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9781419706721 | 1 edition (Harry N Abrams Inc, April 2, 2013), cover price $19.95 | About this edition:   Armed with hundreds of blank maps she had painstakingly printed by hand, Becky Cooper walked Manhattan from end to end.

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Product Description: These sixty satirical, rollicking, uproarious tales by the greatest yarn-spinner in our literary history are as fresh and vivid as ever more than a century after their author’s death.Mark Twain’s famous novels Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn have long been hailed as major achievements, but the father of American literature also made his mark as a master of the humorous short story...read more
By Adam Gopnik (introduced by) and Mark Twain

Hardcover:

9780307959379 | Everymans Library, June 5, 2012, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: These sixty satirical, rollicking, uproarious tales by the greatest yarn-spinner in our literary history are as fresh and vivid as ever more than a century after their author’s death.

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Product Description: Book by Varnedoe, Kirk, Gopnik, Adam

Paperback:

9780810924666 | Harry N Abrams Inc, November 1, 1990, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Book by Varnedoe, Kirk, Gopnik, Adam

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A collection of tales drawn from the author's writings on life in such cities as Montreal, New York, and London depicts a Jewish working-class community that was inspired by his childhood imaginings, in a volume that includes excerpts from such works as The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz and Joshua Then and Now.
By Aislin (illustrator), Adam Gopnik (introduced by) and Jonathan Webb (editor)

Hardcover:

9780786720026 | Da Capo Pr, June 5, 2007, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A collection of tales drawn from the author's writings on life in such cities as Montreal, New York, and London depicts a Jewish working-class community that was inspired by his childhood imaginings, in a volume that includes excerpts from such works as The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz and Joshua Then and Now.

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Product Description: Includes The Necklace, Butterball, The Tellier House, On the Water, Mademoiselle Fifi, The Mask, The Inn, A Day in the Country, The Hand, The Jewels, The Model, The Entity (The Horla)These stories—poignant scrutinies of social pretension, wicked tales of lust and love, and harrowing examinations of terror and madness—display the full genius of Guy de Maupassant in an enthralling new translation by Joachim Neugroschel...read more
By Adam Gopnik (introduced by), Guy De Maupassant and Joachim Neugroschel (trans)

Hardcover:

9780679641728 | Modern Library, March 1, 2003, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: After devoting their energy and income for ten years to replacing a borrowed diamond necklace that they lost, a woman and her husband learn the irony of their efforts in the title story in an anthology that also includes new translations of 'The Horia' and 'Mademoiselle Fifi.

Paperback:

9780375757174, titled "The Necklace and Other Tales" | Modern Library, November 1, 2003, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Includes The Necklace, Butterball, The Tellier House, On the Water, Mademoiselle Fifi, The Mask, The Inn, A Day in the Country, The Hand, The Jewels, The Model, The Entity (The Horla)These stories—poignant scrutinies of social pretension, wicked tales of lust and love, and harrowing examinations of terror and madness—display the full genius of Guy de Maupassant in an enthralling new translation by Joachim Neugroschel.

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Product Description: A monochromatic tribute to New York City that depicts all the shadings of this vital metropolis in glimpses that are sometimes gritty, sometimes elegant yet always true to life. Previously available only in paperback, this selection of images spans Elliott Erwitt's illustrious career...read more
By Adam Gopnik (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9783832732646 | Te Neues Pub Group, September 15, 2015, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: A monochromatic tribute to New York City that depicts all the shadings of this vital metropolis in glimpses that are sometimes gritty, sometimes elegant yet always true to life.

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