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Product Description: Scurvy, a disease often associated with long stretches of maritime travel, generated sensations exceeding the standard of what was normal. Eyes dazzled, skin was morbidly sensitive, emotions veered between disgust and delight. In this book, Jonathan Lamb presents an intellectual history of scurvy unlike any other, probing the speechless encounter with powerful sensations to tell the story of the disease that its victims couldn't because they found their illness too terrible and, in some cases, too exciting...read more

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9780691147826 | Princeton Univ Pr, November 29, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Scurvy, a disease often associated with long stretches of maritime travel, generated sensations exceeding the standard of what was normal.

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Product Description: One of the new forms of prose fiction that emerged in the eighteenth century was the first-person narrative told by things such as coins, coaches, clothes, animals, or insects. This is an ambitious new account of the context in which these "it narratives" became so popular...read more

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9780691148069 | Princeton Univ Pr, August 8, 2011, cover price $46.00 | About this edition: One of the new forms of prose fiction that emerged in the eighteenth century was the first-person narrative told by things such as coins, coaches, clothes, animals, or insects.

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9780691171258 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 26, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: One of the new forms of prose fiction that emerged in the eighteenth century was the first-person narrative told by things such as coins, coaches, clothes, animals, or insects.

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Product Description: This work represents a concise history of sympathy in the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, considering the phenomenon of shared feeling from five related angles: charity, the market, global exploration, theatre, and torture.

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9781851968541 | Pickering & Chatto Ltd, June 25, 2009, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: This work represents a concise history of sympathy in the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, considering the phenomenon of shared feeling from five related angles: charity, the market, global exploration, theatre, and torture.

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9781138665194 | Routledge, January 20, 2016, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: This work represents a concise history of sympathy in the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, considering the phenomenon of shared feeling from five related angles: charity, the market, global exploration, theatre, and torture.

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Product Description: Understanding and Using the Bible is an engaging and exciting introduction to biblical methods and practices of study, edited by two trusted teachers in collaboration with a diverse array of contributors.Part one explores key Christian beliefs about the Bible and why it matters, guides effective use and application of the Bible in different cultural and social contexts, teaches on right and wrong use of the Bible, models different possible ways of approaching and using the Bible with integrity, and encourages readers to take the Bible as a whole and build a biblical worldview...read more
By Jonathan Lamb (editor)

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9781451499629 | Fortress Pr, July 1, 2015, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Understanding and Using the Bible is an engaging and exciting introduction to biblical methods and practices of study, edited by two trusted teachers in collaboration with a diverse array of contributors.

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Product Description: The Banjax Arrest is a psychological mystery set among religious fanatics on a distant lunar colony. This fast-paced novel combines a young man’s inner struggle with a quest to bring down a tyrant and rescue a community from impending destruction...read more

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9781463644680 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 26, 2011, cover price $14.38 | About this edition: The Banjax Arrest is a psychological mystery set among religious fanatics on a distant lunar colony.

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Product Description: Explores the uncalculated and incalculable elements in historical re-enactment - unexpected emotions, unplanned developments - and locates them in countries where settlers were trying to establish national identities derived from metropolitan cultures inevitably affected by the land itself and the people who had been there before them...read more
By Vanessa Agnew (editor) and Jonathan Lamb (editor)

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9780230576063 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 15, 2010, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Explores the uncalculated and incalculable elements in historical re-enactment - unexpected emotions, unplanned developments - and locates them in countries where settlers were trying to establish national identities derived from metropolitan cultures inevitably affected by the land itself and the people who had been there before them.

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Product Description: The author of Tristram Shandy made frequent use of literary fragments from other writers, as part of his own style. Laurence Sterne's quotations, plagiarisms and allusions were often employed in the service of the pleonasm, or 'performed pun'...read more

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9780521372732, titled "Sterne's Fiction and the Double Principle" | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 1, 1989, cover price $54.95 | also contains Drawing Out: Dobell Australian Drawing Biennial 2014 | About this edition: The author of Tristram Shandy made frequent use of literary fragments from other writers, as part of his own style.

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9780521075138, titled "Sterne's Fiction and the Double Principle" | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, August 28, 2008), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: The author of Tristram Shandy made frequent use of literary fragments from other writers, as part of his own style.

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Product Description: Would God be enough if we were to lose everything else? Would we be able to say, with Habakkuk, that although we had no means of support, no food, nothing to drink, we would “rejoice in the Lord”? This is a challenging book. Lamb brings Habbakuk’s prophecy to life, showing how we can take God with us into our darkest times...read more

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9781850787471 | Authentic Media, October 1, 2007, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Would God be enough if we were to lose everything else?

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Product Description: A study of the book of Nehemiah and a practical guide to determined faithfulness in Christian discipleship. One of the most common temptations facing Christians today is simply to give up. Discouragement is one of the greatest weapons of the enemy...read more

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9781850785804 | Authentic Media, March 2, 2005, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: A study of the book of Nehemiah and a practical guide to determined faithfulness in Christian discipleship.

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Product Description: The violence, wonder, and nostalgia of voyaging are nowhere more vivid than in the literature of South Seas exploration. Preserving the Self in the South Seas charts the sensibilities of the lonely figures that encountered the new and exotic in terra incognita...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780226468488 | Univ of Chicago Pr, June 15, 2001, cover price $87.00 | About this edition: The violence, wonder, and nostalgia of voyaging are nowhere more vivid than in the literature of South Seas exploration.

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9780226468495 | Univ of Chicago Pr, June 15, 2001, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: The violence, wonder, and nostalgia of voyaging are nowhere more vivid than in the literature of South Seas exploration.

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Product Description: "As my sense of the turpitude and guilt of sin was weakened, the vices of the natives appeared less odious and criminal. After a time, I was induced to yield to their allurements, to imitate their manners, and to join them in their sins ...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jonathan Lamb (editor), Vanessa Smith (editor) and Nicholas Thomas (editor)

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9780226468457 | Univ of Chicago Pr, February 1, 2001, cover price $81.00 | About this edition: "As my sense of the turpitude and guilt of sin was weakened, the vices of the natives appeared less odious and criminal.

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9780226468464 | Univ of Chicago Pr, February 1, 2001, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: "As my sense of the turpitude and guilt of sin was weakened, the vices of the natives appeared less odious and criminal.

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Product Description: What actually happened as Europeans and peoples of the Pacific discovered each other? How have their respective senses of the past influenced their understanding of the present? And what are the consequences of their meeting? In this collection of essays, scholars from European, Polynesian, and Settler backgrounds provide answers to these questions...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Alex Calder (editor), David Nichol Smith Memorial Seminar 1993 (other contributor), Jonathan Lamb (editor) and Bridget Orr (editor)

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9780824820398 | Univ of Hawaii Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $47.00 | About this edition: What actually happened as Europeans and peoples of the Pacific discovered each other?

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Product Description: The Rhetoric of Suffering provides a fresh approach to such topics as the rise of the novel, sociability of sentiment, and the communitarian emphasis in eighteenth-century literature. Lamb draws on the Book of Job as a touchstone for the contradictions and polemics found in various eighteenth-century works--poetry, philosophy, political oratory, accounts of exploration, commentaries on criminal law--which try to account for the relations between human suffering and systems of secular and divine justice...read more

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9780198182641 | Clarendon Pr, September 28, 1995, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: The Rhetoric of Suffering provides a fresh approach to such topics as the rise of the novel, sociability of sentiment, and the communitarian emphasis in eighteenth-century literature.

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