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By Elizabeth Hardwick (introduced by)

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9780307757715 | Modern Library, July 21, 2010, cover price $14.95

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Product Description: Two hundred years after his birth, Nathaniel Hawthorne remains one of America's most important and influential writers. To celebrate that bicentennial, this new collection gathers essays by novelists, critics, historians, and biographers that explore aspects of Hawthorne's life and work...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781584653745 | Lenox Library, March 1, 2004, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Two hundred years after his birth, Nathaniel Hawthorne remains one of America's most important and influential writers.

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Product Description: Drawn from Melville’s own adolescent experience aboard a merchant ship, Redburn charts the coming-of-age of Wellingborough Redburn, a young innocent who embarks on a crossing to Liverpool together with a roguish crew. Once in Liverpool, Redburn encounters the squalid conditions of the city and meets Harry Bolton, a bereft and damaged soul, who takes him on a tour of London that includes a scene of rococo decadence unlike anything else in Melville’s fiction...read more
By Elizabeth Hardwick (introduced by) and Herman Melville

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9780375760044 | Modern Library, September 1, 2002, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Drawn from Melville’s own adolescent experience aboard a merchant ship, Redburn charts the coming-of-age of Wellingborough Redburn, a young innocent who embarks on a crossing to Liverpool together with a roguish crew.

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9788439709022 | Random House Mondadori, May 30, 2002, cover price $16.95

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Product Description: A single novel, an eternal classic, established him as a founding father of American literature. Now, a century after his death, a new popular surge of interest in Herman Melville calls for Elizabeth Hardwick's rich analysis of "the whole of Melville's works, uneven as it is, and the challenging shape of his life ...read more

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9780670891580 | Viking Pr, June 1, 2000, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The life story of the nineteenth-century author furnishes an analysis of all of Melville's writings and depicts his days as a whaleship deckhand and his bitterness over the public's failure to embrace his master work, 'Moby-Dick'

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9780736656894 | Unabridged edition (Books on Tape, November 1, 2001), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A single novel, an eternal classic, established him as a founding father of American literature.

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Product Description: The novelist and essayist Elizabeth Hardwick is one of contemporary America's most brilliant writers, and Seduction and Betrayal, in which she considers the careers of women writers as well as the larger question of the presence of women in literature, is her most passionate and concentrated work of criticism...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780940322783 | New York Review of Books, September 1, 2001, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The novelist and essayist Elizabeth Hardwick is one of contemporary America's most brilliant writers, and Seduction and Betrayal, in which she considers the careers of women writers as well as the larger question of the presence of women in literature, is her most passionate and concentrated work of criticism.
9780679724278 | Reissue edition (Vintage Books, February 1, 1990), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Examines the roles of women in the works of the Brontes, Ibsen, Virginia Woolf, Sylvia Plath, Jane Carlyle, and others

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Product Description: In Sleepless Nights a woman looks back on her life—the parade of people, the shifting background of place—and assembles a scrapbook of memories, reflections, portraits, letters, wishes, and dreams. An inspired fusion of fact and invention, this beautifully realized, hard-bitten, lyrical book is not only Elizabeth Hardwick's finest fiction but one of the outstanding contributions to American literature of the last fifty years...read more

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9780940322721 | New York Review of Books, August 1, 2001, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: In Sleepless Nights a woman looks back on her life—the parade of people, the shifting background of place—and assembles a scrapbook of memories, reflections, portraits, letters, wishes, and dreams.
9780679724261 | Reissue edition (Vintage Books, February 1, 1990), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Memories of Kentucky racetracks, jazz clubs in the 1940s, Billie Holliday's Harlem, Boston Hill, summers in Maine, winters in New York, and the played-out ends of lives give form to a work about the life of one woman and her recollections of friends and lovers, parents and children

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Fifty years of literary criticism by the acclaimed critic covers the works of Hawthorne, Dreiser, Melville, Wharton, James, Stein, Plath, Fitzgerald, Nabokov, and Cheever, among many other American authors.

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9780375754821 | Modern Library, November 1, 1999, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Presents fifty years of literary criticism covering the works of such authors as Hawthorne, Dreiser, Melville, Wharton, James, Stein, Plath, Fitzgerald, Nabokov, and Cheever

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An acclaimed American essayist, whose first collection, Seduction and Betrayal, was nominated for the National Book Award, uses her sharp intellect and elegant prose style to consider America's greatest female authors. (view table of contents)

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9780375501272 | Random House Inc, July 1, 1998, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Collects the author's writings on notable American writers, including Edith Wharton, Gertrude Stein, Edmund Wilson, Elizabeth Bishop, Norman Mailer, Katherine Anne Porter, and Joan Didion

Living with her brother and grandmother while her parents drift from place to place, Marian Coleman finally decides to move to New York by herself and begin a new life

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9780880012409 | Reprint edition (Ecco Pr, October 1, 1989), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Living with her brother and grandmother while her parents drift from place to place, Marian Coleman finally decides to move to New York by herself and begin a new life

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Compiles the best literary essays of the year originally published in American periodicals

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9780317533576, titled "The Best American Essays: 1986" | Houghton Mifflin, June 1, 1987, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Compiles the best literary essays of the year originally published in American periodicals
9780899194677, titled "The Best American Essays 1986" | Houghton Mifflin, October 30, 1986, cover price $16.95

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9780899194745 | Houghton Mifflin, October 1, 1987, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Compiles the best literary essays of the year originally published in American periodicals

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Collected recent essays by the acclaimed novelist-critic range over a broad spectrum, offering fresh and sharply focused appraisals of life and art

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9780394528809 | Random House Inc, May 1, 1983, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Collected recent essays by the acclaimed novelist-critic range over a broad spectrum, offering fresh and sharply focused appraisals of life and art

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9780394723747 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, May 1, 1984, cover price $6.95

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Joseph Parks and Anita Mitchell meet during a sensational murder trial and are drawn together as they try to understand the motivation of the murderer

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9780912946986 | Ecco Pr, October 1, 1982, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Joseph Parks and Anita Mitchell meet during a sensational murder trial and are drawn together as they try to understand the motivation of the murderer

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Collects the author's writings on such figures as Caryl Chessman, Sherwood Anderson, Dylan Thomas, and Mary McCarthy

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9780912946917 | Ecco Pr, April 1, 1982, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Collects the author's writings on such figures as Caryl Chessman, Sherwood Anderson, Dylan Thomas, and Mary McCarthy

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Hardcover:

9780405100505 | Reprint edition (Arno Pr, July 1, 1977), cover price $27.95

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