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Product Description: Many people in Great Britain and the United States can recall elderly relatives who remembered long stretches of verse learned at school decades earlier, yet most of us were never required to recite in class. Heart Beats is the first book to examine how poetry recitation came to assume a central place in past curricular programs, and to investigate when and why the once-mandatory exercise declined...read more

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9780691119366 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 4, 2012, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Many people in Great Britain and the United States can recall elderly relatives who remembered long stretches of verse learned at school decades earlier, yet most of us were never required to recite in class.

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9780691163376 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, March 22, 2015), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Many people in Great Britain and the United States can recall elderly relatives who remembered long stretches of verse learned at school decades earlier, yet most of us were never required to recite in class.

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Product Description: The most-trusted literature anthology of all time, now in its 50th year.The Ninth Edition offers more complete works and more teachable groupings than ever before, the apparatus you trust, and a new, free Supplemental Ebook with more than 1,000 additional texts...read more

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9780393912531 | 9 pap/psc edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, February 7, 2012), cover price $58.25 | About this edition: The most-trusted literature anthology of all time, now in its 50th year.

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Product Description: Read by millions of students over seven editions, The Norton Anthology of English Literature remains the most trusted undergraduate survey of English literature available and one of the most successful college texts ever published...read more

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9780393927214 | 8 pck edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, December 30, 2005), cover price $48.30 | About this edition: Read by millions of students over seven editions, The Norton Anthology of English Literature remains the most trusted undergraduate survey of English literature available and one of the most successful college texts ever published.

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Product Description: Fascination with little girls pervaded Victorian culture. For many, girls represented the true essence of childhood or bygone times of innocence; but for middle-class men, especially writers, the interest ran much deeper. In Men in Wonderland, Catherine Robson explores the ways in which various nineteenth-century British male authors constructed girlhood, and analyzes the nature of their investment in the figure of the girl...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780691004228 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 1, 2001, cover price $52.50

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9780691115269 | Princeton Univ Pr, May 6, 2003, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Fascination with little girls pervaded Victorian culture.

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