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Product Description: Winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for NonfictionWinner of the Costa Biography Award**Washington Post Best Books of 2013****Economist Best Books of 2013**This fascinating life of Gabriele d’Annunzio—the charismatic poet, bon vivant, and virulent nationalist who prefigured Mussolini—traces the early twentieth century’s trajectory from Romantic idealism to Fascist thuggery...read more

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9780307263933 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, August 20, 2013, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Godfather to Mussolini, national hero of Italy and the WWI irredentist movement, literary icon of Joyce and Pound, lover of actress Eleonora Duse: here is Lucy Hughes-Hallett’s extraordinary biography of Gabriele d’Annunzio, poet, bon vivant, harbinger of Italian fascism.

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9780307276551 | Anchor Books, May 6, 2014, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for NonfictionWinner of the Costa Biography Award**Washington Post Best Books of 2013****Economist Best Books of 2013**This fascinating life of Gabriele d’Annunzio—the charismatic poet, bon vivant, and virulent nationalist who prefigured Mussolini—traces the early twentieth century’s trajectory from Romantic idealism to Fascist thuggery.

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By Anne Bronte and Lucy Hughes-Hallett (introduced by)

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9780307957801 | New edition (Everymans Library, April 3, 2012), cover price $26.00

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Product Description: HIS DARK MATERIALS IS NOW AN HBO ORIGINAL SERIES STARRING DAFNE KEEN, RUTH WILSON, JAMES McAVOY, AND LIN-MANUEL MIRANDA!The only hardcover omnibus of the best-selling and award-winning fantasy trilogy. Philip Pullman's trilogy is a masterpiece that transcends genre and appeals to readers of all ages...read more
By Lucy Hughes-Hallett (introduced by) and Philip Pullman

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9780307957832 | Everymans Library, December 6, 2011, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: HIS DARK MATERIALS IS NOW AN HBO ORIGINAL SERIES STARRING DAFNE KEEN, RUTH WILSON, JAMES McAVOY, AND LIN-MANUEL MIRANDA!

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An insightful study of heroism and of hero worship throughout history ranges from the ancient Trojan war to the twentieth century, looking at such figures as Alcibiades, El Cid, Albrecht von Wallenstein, Cato, Drake, and Garibaldi in terms of two paradigms of the Homeric heroes--Achilles, who sacrificed his life for glory, and Odysseus, the ultimate survivor. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.

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9781400079797 | Anchor Books, December 5, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: An insightful study of heroism and of hero worship throughout history ranges from the ancient Trojan war to the twentieth century, looking at such figures as Alcibiades, El Cid, Albrecht von Wallenstein, Cato, Drake, and Garibaldi in terms of two paradigms of the Homeric heroes--Achilles, who sacrificed his life for glory, and Odysseus, the ultimate survivor.

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An insightful study of heroism and of hero worship throughout history ranges from the ancient Trojan war to the twentieth century, looking at such figures as Alcibiades, El Cid, Albrecht von Wallenstein, Cato, Drake, and Garibaldi in terms of two paradigms of the Homeric heroes--Achilles, who sacrificed his life for glory, and Odysseus, the ultimate survivor. 30,000 first printing.

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9781400043996 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, September 13, 2005, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A study of heroism and of hero worship throughout history ranges from the ancient Trojan war to the twentieth century.

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Product Description: An examination and interpretation of the dreams and evocations that Cleopatra has inspired, including those created in her own life time. In the 2000 years since her death Cleopatra has been re-created over and over again, each time in a form that fits the prejudices and fantasies of the age that produced it...read more

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9780060162160 | Harpercollins, May 1, 1990, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Examines the life and legend of Cleopatra and analyzes the images of her that have emerged in the two thousand years since her death

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9780060920937 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, May 1, 1991), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: An examination and interpretation of the dreams and evocations that Cleopatra has inspired, including those created in her own life time.

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