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Product Description: After retiring from teaching literature, Patricia Meyer Spacks embarked on a year-long project of rereading dozens of novels: childhood favourites, young adult fiction, canonical works she didn't like, guilty pleasures. 'On Rereading' records the surprising results of her personal experiment and raises a number of intriguing questions...read more

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9780674062221 | Belknap Pr, November 1, 2011, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: After retiring from a lifetime of teaching literature, Patricia Meyer Spacks embarked on a year-long project of rereading dozens of novels: childhood favorites, fiction first encountered in young adulthood and never before revisited, books frequently reread, canonical works of literature she was supposed to have liked but didn’t, guilty pleasures (books she oughtn’t to have liked but did), and stories reread for fun vs.

Paperback:

9780674725898 | Belknap Pr, November 18, 2013, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: After retiring from teaching literature, Patricia Meyer Spacks embarked on a year-long project of rereading dozens of novels: childhood favourites, young adult fiction, canonical works she didn't like, guilty pleasures.

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Product Description: Sense and Sensibility (1811) marked the auspicious debut of a novelist identified only as "A Lady." Jane Austen's name has since become as familiar as Shakespeare's, and her tale of two sisters has lost none of its power to delight...read more

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9780674724556 | Annotated edition (Belknap Pr, October 1, 2013), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Sense and Sensibility (1811) marked the auspicious debut of a novelist identified only as "A Lady.

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Product Description: Jane Austen’s last complete novel is now available in a revised Norton Critical Edition. The volume emphasizes new trends in critical discourse, which have enormous importance for our understanding of Austen’s achievement. This revised Norton Critical Edition is based on the first edition text (dated 1818, but likely issued in late 1817)...read more

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9780393911534 | 2 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, March 29, 2012), cover price $20.60 | About this edition: Jane Austen’s last complete novel is now available in a revised Norton Critical Edition.

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Product Description: Along with the plays of William Shakespeare and the works of Charles Dickens, Jane Austen’s novels are among the most beloved books of Western literature. Pride and Prejudice (1813) was in Austen’s lifetime her most popular novel, and it was the author’s personal favorite...read more

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9780674049161 | Annotated edition (Belknap Pr, October 1, 2010), cover price $37.00 | About this edition: Along with the plays of William Shakespeare and the works of Charles Dickens, Jane Austen’s novels are among the most beloved books of Western literature.

Reading Eighteenth-Century Poetry recaptures for modern readers the urgency, distinctiveness and rewarding nature of this challenging and powerful body of poetry. An essential guide to reading eighteenth-century poetry, written by world-renowned critic, Patricia Meyer Spacks Exposes the multiplicity of forms, tones, and topics engaged by poets during this period Provides in-depth analysis of poems by established figures such as Alexander Pope and Jonathan Swift, as well as work by less familiar figures, including Anne Finch and Mary Leapor A broadly chronological structure incorporates close reading alongside insightful contextual and historical detail Captures the power and uniqueness of eighteenth-century poetry, creating an ideal guide for those returning to this period, or delving into it for the first time

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9781405153614 | Blackwell Pub, March 9, 2009, cover price $121.95

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9781405153621 | Blackwell Pub, March 9, 2009, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: Reading Eighteenth-Century Poetry recaptures for modern readers the urgency, distinctiveness and rewarding nature of this challenging and powerful body of poetry.

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