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Product Description: Today, in the era of the spoiler alert, "surprise" in fiction is primarily associated with an unexpected plot twist, but in earlier usage, the word had darker and more complex meanings. Originally denoting a military ambush or physical assault, surprise went through a major semantic shift in the eighteenth century: from violent attack to pleasurable experience, and from external event to internal feeling...read more

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9780801453694 | Cornell Univ Pr, May 12, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Today, in the era of the spoiler alert, "surprise" in fiction is primarily associated with an unexpected plot twist, but in earlier usage, the word had darker and more complex meanings.

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Product Description: Presented here are many of Pope’s principal works, including the delightful mock-epic, The Rape of the Lock, Windsor Forest, Essay on Man, Eloïsa to Abelard, Essay on Criticism, and his satirical masterpiece, The Dunciad. Together, they represent the writings of one of the Enlightenment’s greatest poets...read more
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9780451532107 | Reprint edition (Signet Classic, April 3, 2012), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Presented here are many of Pope’s principal works, including the delightful mock-epic, The Rape of the Lock, Windsor Forest, Essay on Man, Eloïsa to Abelard, Essay on Criticism, and his satirical masterpiece, The Dunciad.

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Product Description: Many of us live well below our personal potential. Why? Because clusters of self-limiting “toxic” thoughts adversely shape our perception of ourselves and the world in which we live. Less than optimal early brain development and unresolved negative life experiences hold us captive to repeated patterns of self-sabotaging thoughts and their consequent destructive behaviors...read more

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9781449715816 | West Bow Pr, May 5, 2011, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Many of us live well below our personal potential.

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9781449715809 | Author Solutions, May 5, 2011, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Many of us live well below our personal potential.

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Product Description: Lyric poetry has long been considered an art form of timelessness, but Romantic poets became fascinated by one time above all others: evening, the threshold between day and night. Christopher R. Miller investigates the cultural background of this development...read more

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9780521863827 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, October 9, 2006), cover price $129.99 | About this edition: Lyric poetry has long been considered an art form of timelessness, but Romantic poets became fascinated by one time above all others: evening, the threshold between day and night.

Paperback:

9780521123495 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, November 19, 2009), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Lyric poetry has long been considered an art form of timelessness, but Romantic poets became fascinated by one time above all others: evening, the threshold between day and night.

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Jane Fisher, obsessed with winning the Olympic gold medal in swimming finds that losing might just be a stroke of good luck

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9780822464822 | Lake Pub Co, February 1, 1981, cover price $15.55

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9780516022680 | Childrens Pr, March 1, 1981, cover price $9.25 | About this edition: Jane Fisher, obsessed with winning the Olympic gold medal in swimming finds that losing might just be a stroke of good luck

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