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Product Description: A lieutenant writes of digging through bodies that have the consistency of Camembert cheese; a mother sends flower seeds to her son at the Front, hoping that one day someone may see them grow; a nurse tends a man back to health knowing he will be court-martialled and shot as soon as he is fit...read more
By Hope Wolf (editor)

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9780091954222 | Random House Uk Ltd, July 1, 2014, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: Edited by the bestselling author of Birdsong and Dr Hope Wolf, this is an original and illuminating non-fiction anthology of writing on World War I.

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9780099597797 | Random House Uk Ltd, November 1, 2017, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A lieutenant writes of digging through bodies that have the consistency of Camembert cheese; a mother sends flower seeds to her son at the Front, hoping that one day someone may see them grow; a nurse tends a man back to health knowing he will be court-martialled and shot as soon as he is fit.
9780091958930 | Reprint edition (Random House Uk Ltd, July 1, 2014), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Edited by the bestselling author of Birdsong and Devil May Care, this is an original and illuminating non-fiction anthology of writing on the First World War A lieutenant writes of digging through bodies that have the consistency of Camembert cheese; a mother sends flower seeds to her son at the Front, hoping that one day someone may see them grow; a nurse tends a man back to health knowing he will be court-martialed and shot as soon as he is fit.

By Ilbrig Cornelia (contributor)

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9783110426595 | Critical edition (Walter De Gruyter Inc, February 20, 2017), cover price $210.00

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Product Description: Denton Welch (1915–48) died at the age of thirty-three after a brief but brilliant career as a writer and painter. The revealing, poignant, impressionistic voice that buoys his novels was much praised by critics and literati in England and has since inspired creative artists from William S...read more
By Daniel J. Murtaugh (editor)

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9780299310103 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, February 7, 2017, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Denton Welch (1915–48) died at the age of thirty-three after a brief but brilliant career as a writer and painter.

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Product Description: Carl Lavin was a high school senior when Pearl Harbor was attacked. The Canton, Ohio, native enlisted when he turned eighteen, a decision that would take him with the US Army from training across the United States and Britain to combat with the 84th Infantry Division in the Battle of the Bulge...read more
By Henry Kissinger (foreword by)

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9780821422557 | Ohio Univ Pr, January 15, 2017, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Carl Lavin was a high school senior when Pearl Harbor was attacked.

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Product Description: Two world-class writers reveal themselves to be the ultimate soccer fans in these collected lettersKarl Ove Knausgaard is sitting at home in Skåne with his wife, four small children, and dog. He is watching soccer on TV and falls asleep in front of the set...read more

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9780374279837 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 10, 2017, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Two world-class writers reveal themselves to be the ultimate soccer fans in these collected lettersKarl Ove Knausgaard is sitting at home in Skåne with his wife, four small children, and dog.

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Product Description: A repackaged edition of the revered author’s collection of personal letters—a curated selection of the best of his correspondence with family, friends, and fans—and a short biography by his brother Warren Lewis.Letters of C. S. Lewis reveals the most intimate beliefs of the great British writer, scholar, lay theologian, broadcaster, Christian apologist, and bestselling author of Mere Christianity, The Screwtape Letters, The Great Divorce, The Chronicles of Narnia, and many other beloved classics...read more

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9780062643568 | Harperone, January 10, 2017, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A repackaged edition of the revered author’s collection of personal letters—a curated selection of the best of his correspondence with family, friends, and fans—and a short biography by his brother Warren Lewis.
9780156027977 | Mariner Books, January 6, 2003, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: An important revision and expansion of the earlier collection of Lewis’s letters.

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Product Description: A companion to On Writing and On Cats: A raw and tender poetry collection that captures the Dirty Old Man of American letters at his fiercest and most vulnerable, on a subject that hits home with all of us.Charles Bukowski was a man of intense emotions, someone an editor once called a “passionate madman...read more

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9780062396037 | Ecco Pr, February 2, 2016, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: A companion to On Writing and On Cats: A raw and tender poetry collection that captures the Dirty Old Man of American letters at his fiercest and most vulnerable, on a subject that hits home with all of us.

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9780062420732 | Reprint edition (Ecco Pr, January 3, 2017), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: A companion to On Writing and On Cats: A raw and tender poetry collection that captures the Dirty Old Man of American letters at his fiercest and most vulnerable, on a subject that hits home with all of us.

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Product Description: The first of two hardcover volumes collecting the major nonfiction by the "father of American literature": more than 150 letters, essays, and speeches selected to showcase the dazzling range of his interests and passions. An Everyman's Library Original...read more

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9781101907702 | Everymans Library, November 15, 2016, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: The first of two hardcover volumes collecting the major nonfiction by the "father of American literature": more than 150 letters, essays, and speeches selected to showcase the dazzling range of his interests and passions.

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Product Description: Edited by Abel Debritto, the definitive collection of poems from an influential writer whose transgressive legacy and raw, funny, and acutely observant writing has left an enduring mark on modern culture.Few writers have so brilliantly and poignantly conjured the desperation and absurdity of ordinary life as Charles Bukowski...read more

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9780062565280 | Ecco Pr, October 25, 2016, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Edited by Abel Debritto, the definitive collection of poems from an influential writer whose transgressive legacy and raw, funny, and acutely observant writing has left an enduring mark on modern culture.

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Product Description: The way we communicate has changed. Today, many of our interactions are digital, but until recently writing letters was the norm. Drawing from over 100 miles of records held at the UK's official government archive, The National Archives at Kew, this collection of letters, postcards, and telegraphs will shine a spotlight on a range of significant historical moments and occurrences, recapturing a lost world in which correspondence was king...read more
By The National Archives (corporate author)

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9781844862856 | Conway Maritime Pr, October 18, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The way we communicate has changed.

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Product Description: Francesco Petrarca (1304–1374), one of the greatest of Italian poets, was also the leading spirit in the Renaissance movement to revive the cultural and moral excellence of ancient Greece and Rome. This two-volume set contains an ample, representative sample from his enormous and fascinating correspondence with all the leading figures of his day, from popes, emperors, and kings to younger contemporaries such as Cola di Rienzi and Giovanni Boccaccio...read more
By Elaine Fantham (trans)

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9780674058347 | Harvard Univ Pr, November 21, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Francesco Petrarca (1304–1374), one of the greatest of Italian poets, was also the leading spirit in the Renaissance movement to revive the cultural and moral excellence of ancient Greece and Rome.
9780674971622 | Harvard Univ Pr, November 21, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Francesco Petrarca (1304–1374), one of the greatest of Italian poets, was also the leading spirit in the Renaissance movement to revive the cultural and moral excellence of ancient Greece and Rome.

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9780199533213 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 15, 2010, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Seneca's letters to his friend Lucilius are powerful moral essays that also yield illuminating insight into Seneca's personal life and the truly turbulent times in which he lived.

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Product Description:  ​Recipient of the “Approved Edition” seal from the Modern Language Association’s Committee on Scholarly Editions This volume of The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1880–1883 includes 122 letters, 67 of which are published for the first time, written between June 6, 1880, and October 20, 1881...read more
By Susan M. Griffin (introduced by)

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9780803285477 | Univ of Nebraska Pr, October 15, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition:  ​Recipient of the “Approved Edition” seal from the Modern Language Association’s Committee on Scholarly Editions This volume of The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1880–1883 includes 122 letters, 67 of which are published for the first time, written between June 6, 1880, and October 20, 1881.

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Product Description: "It works, we're in business, yeah Babe!" So begins this remarkable selection from a forty-year correspondence between two artists who survived their time as wives in the Beat bohemia of the 1960s and went on to successful artistic careers of their own...read more

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9780822361466 | Duke Univ Pr, October 14, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: "It works, we're in business, yeah Babe!

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Product Description: In the period covered here Isaiah Berlin creates Wolfson College, Oxford; John F. Kennedy becomes U.S. President (and is assassinated); Berlin dines with JFK on the day he is told of the Soviet missile bases in Cuba; the Six-Day Arab-Israeli war of 1967 creates problems that remain with us today; Richard M...read more
By Isaiah Berlin, Henry Hardy (editor) and Mark Pottle (editor)

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9780701185763 | Random House Uk Ltd, October 1, 2013, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: The third volume of Isaiah Berlin's remarkable letters takes readers from 1960 to 1975In the period covered here Isaiah Berlin creates Wolfson College, Oxford; John F.

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9781845952303 | Random House Uk Ltd, October 1, 2016, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: In the period covered here Isaiah Berlin creates Wolfson College, Oxford; John F.

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Product Description: Personal letters reveal the quandary of a prominent German physicist during the Nazi years and the strength he shared with his loving wife Nobel Prize–winning physicist Werner Heisenberg lived far from his wife, Elisabeth, during most of the Second World War...read more
By Irene Heisenberg (trans)

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9780300196931 | Yale Univ Pr, September 26, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Personal letters reveal the quandary of a prominent German physicist during the Nazi years and the strength he shared with his loving wife Nobel Prize–winning physicist Werner Heisenberg lived far from his wife, Elisabeth, during most of the Second World War.

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Product Description: A companion to Midway, this is the second volume of letters of Ian Hamilton Finlay (1925-2006), the leading Scottish poet, artist, sculptor, and garden designer. His garden at Stonypath, now called "Little Sparta" has been described as "the only truly original garden created since 1945...read more

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9781908524720 | Wilmington Square Books, September 13, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: A companion to Midway, this is the second volume of letters of Ian Hamilton Finlay (1925-2006), the leading Scottish poet, artist, sculptor, and garden designer.

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Product Description: From the author of The BFG, Matilda, James and the Giant Peach, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, and many more beloved classics—a whimsical, witty, and revealing collection of the legendary children’s author and writer Roald Dahl's letters written to his mother, from early childhood through Dahl’s travels to Africa, his career in the Royal Air Force, his work in post-war Washington, D...read more

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9780399168468 | Blue Rider Pr, September 6, 2016, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: From the author of The BFG, Matilda, James and the Giant Peach, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, and many more beloved classics—a whimsical, witty, and revealing collection of the legendary children’s author and writer Roald Dahl's letters written to his mother, from early childhood through Dahl’s travels to Africa, his career in the Royal Air Force, his work in post-war Washington, D.

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Product Description: My God! Pardon me if I have dared to make sacred things serve a profane love; but it is you who have put passion into our hearts; they are not crimes-I feel this in the purity of my intentions. -Agatha, writing to ZoéIn pre-revolutionary Paris, a young woman falls for a handsome young priest...read more
By Sheila Delany (trans)

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9781772121230 | Univ of Alberta Pr, September 5, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: My God!

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Product Description: The sixth volume of the personal correspondences of British literary giant T. S. Eliot The letters of T. S. Eliot collected in this sixth volume were written during the years the Nobel Prize–winning poet, playwright, critic, and essayist called, “the happiest I can ever remember in my life...read more
By Valerie Eliot (editor)

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9780300211801 | Yale Univ Pr, August 23, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: The sixth volume of the personal correspondences of British literary giant T.

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Product Description: Anlasslich der Zweihundertjahrfeier der Grundung der Universitat reiste das Ehepaar Gottsched nach Konigsberg. Ereignisse und Resultate der Reise finden in den Briefen der Jahre 1744 und 1745 ebenso ihren Niederschlag wie das Geschehen des Zweiten Schlesischen Krieges...read more
By Michael Schlott (editor)

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9783110466294, titled "März 1744 - September 1745" | Walter De Gruyter Inc, August 22, 2016, cover price $377.00 | About this edition: Anlasslich der Zweihundertjahrfeier der Grundung der Universitat reiste das Ehepaar Gottsched nach Konigsberg.

A complete English translation of the correspondence between the philosopher Martin Heidegger and the novelist and essayist Ernst Jünger, together with a translation of Jünger’s essay Across the Line.

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9781783488759 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, July 16, 2016, cover price $90.00

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9781783488766 | Reprint edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, July 16, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A complete English translation of the correspondence between the philosopher Martin Heidegger and the novelist and essayist Ernst Jünger, together with a translation of Jünger’s essay Across the Line.

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Product Description: The Tudor period (1485-1603) is a story of drama, intrigue and tumultuous change but also of triumphs and progress, and it saw the emergence of an English national identity. Four hundred years after the Tudor era ended with the death of Elizabeth I, this extraordinary period in English history still fascinates and captures the public imagination like no other...read more

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9780712357746 | British Library Board, August 1, 2017, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The Tudor period (1485-1603) is a story of drama, intrigue and tumultuous change but also of triumphs and progress, and it saw the emergence of an English national identity.

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Product Description: Sharp and moving reflections and ruminations on the artistry and craft of writing from one of our most iconoclastic, riveting, and celebrated masters.Charles Bukowski’s stories, poems, and novels have left an enduring mark on our culture...read more

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9780062396006 | Ecco Pr, July 28, 2015, cover price $25.99

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9780062417404 | Ecco Pr, July 26, 2016, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Sharp and moving reflections and ruminations on the artistry and craft of writing from one of our most iconoclastic, riveting, and celebrated masters.

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Product Description: The Letters of Robert Frost, Volume 2: 1920–1928 is the second installment of Harvard’s five-volume edition of the poet’s correspondence. Nearly three hundred letters in the critically-acclaimed first volume had never before been collected; here, close to four hundred are gathered for the first time...read more
By Henry Atmore (editor)

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9780674726642, titled "The Letters of Robert Frost: 1920–1928" | Belknap Pr, August 29, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The Letters of Robert Frost, Volume 2: 1920–1928 is the second installment of Harvard’s five-volume edition of the poet’s correspondence.

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