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Product Description: This book offers a bold critical method for reading Gertrude Stein’s work on its own terms by forgoing conventional explanation and adopting Stein’s radical approach to meaning and knowledge. Inspired by the immanence of landscape, both of Provence where she travelled in the 1920s and the spatial relations of landscape painting, Stein presents a new model of meaning whereby making sense is an activity distributed in a text and across successive texts...read more

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9783319320632 | Palgrave Macmillan, August 3, 2016, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: This book offers a bold critical method for reading Gertrude Stein’s work on its own terms by forgoing conventional explanation and adopting Stein’s radical approach to meaning and knowledge.

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Product Description: Recent scholarly trends and controversies in Gertrude Stein scholarship have focused on her politics and her friendships as well as on Stein the collector, the celebrity, the visual icon. Clearly, these recent examinations not only deepen our understanding of Stein but also attest to her staying power...read more
By Gabrielle Dean (contributor)

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9781498500883 | Reprint edition (Lexington Books, April 15, 2016), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Recent scholarly trends and controversies in Gertrude Stein scholarship have focused on her politics and her friendships as well as on Stein the collector, the celebrity, the visual icon.

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Product Description: Difficult writing has its way of illuminating the part of the world that counts. One such difficult text is Gertrude Stein’s highly experimental Tender Buttons: objects, food, rooms – long considered the single most groundbreaking literary work of twentieth-century art, literary criticism, and art history...read more

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9780534524432, titled "Archetypes of Wisdom: An Introduction to Philosophy" | Wadsworth Pub Co, June 1, 1998, cover price $82.95 | also contains Archetypes of Wisdom: An Introduction to Philosophy | About this edition: Organized historically, this text successfully incorporates its theme of searching for wisdom using a story-telling approach that takes students from where they are in their own experience and drawing them into the world of philosophy.

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9780889229617 | Talonbooks Ltd, May 24, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Difficult writing has its way of illuminating the part of the world that counts.
9780889228955 | Talonbooks Ltd, November 11, 2014, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Difficult writing has its way of illuminating the part of the world that counts.

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Product Description: The tradesmen of Bridgepoint learned to dread the sound of "Miss Mathilda", for with that name the good Anna always conquered. The strictest of the one price stores found that they could give things for a little less, when the good Anna had fully said that "Miss Mathilda" could not pay so much and that she could buy it cheaper "by Lindheims...read more

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9781598183382 | Alan Rodgers Books, October 1, 2006, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Three Lives (1909) was Gertrude Stein's first published work of fiction.
9781582871875 | North Books, January 1, 2002, cover price $25.00
9781582876702 | North Books, January 1, 2002, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9780312226961 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, February 5, 2000), cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Gertrude Stein, as a college student at Radcliffe and a medical student at Johns Hopkins Medical School, was a privileged woman, but she was surrounded by women who were trapped by poverty, class, and race into lives that offered little choice.
9780899667119 | Reprint edition (Buccaneer Books, June 1, 1990), cover price $25.95
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9781501083273 | Createspace Independent Pub, September 24, 2014, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: The tradesmen of Bridgepoint learned to dread the sound of "Miss Mathilda", for with that name the good Anna always conquered.
9781494840129 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 30, 2013, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: "Three Lives" is a series of novellas, three independent stories set in the fictional town of Bridgepoint.
9781448017560 | Echo Library, August 1, 2011, cover price $7.99
9781438500157 | Lightning Source Inc, July 30, 2008, cover price $14.45 | About this edition: Gertrude Stein (1874 - 1946) was an American writer who spent most of her life living in France.
9781426494987 | Bibliobazaar, October 11, 2007, cover price $23.75 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
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9780786106097 | Blackstone Audio Inc, June 1, 1990, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: In this, the most memorable of her works, Gertrude Stein paints striking portraits of three women: "The Good Anna," "The Gentle Lena," and "Melanetha.

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Product Description: Gertrude Stein is a seminal figure in modern and postmodern literature, yet her work is not easily defined and has had both fierce supporters and equally fierce detractors. In a series of linked essays, How Reading Is Written considers a set of questions associated with reading Gertrude Stein today...read more

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9780819575111 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, December 2, 2014, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Gertrude Stein is a seminal figure in modern and postmodern literature, yet her work is not easily defined and has had both fierce supporters and equally fierce detractors.

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9780819575128 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, December 2, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Gertrude Stein is a seminal figure in modern and postmodern literature, yet her work is not easily defined and has had both fierce supporters and equally fierce detractors.

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By Seth Perlow (editor), Juliana Spahr (other contributor) and Gertrude Stein

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9780872866355 | Rep cen edition (City Lights Books, April 8, 2014), cover price $9.95

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The American writer provides an anecdotal account of her lifelong love with the French city, offering her opinions on French culture, the cultural scene, and life with some of her famous friends

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9780871401601, titled "Paris France" | Reissue edition (Liveright Pub Corp, March 1, 1996), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The American writer provides an anecdotal account of her lifelong love with the French city, offering her opinions on French culture, the cultural scene, and life with some of her famous friends
9780871402318 | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 1, 1970, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: First published the day in 1940 Paris fell to the Germans, Paris France is one of Gertrude Stein's greatest literary achievements.

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Product Description: Focusing on biographical portraiture, Charles Caramello argues that Henry James and Gertrude Stein performed biographical acts in two senses of the phrase: they wrote biography, but as a cover for autobiography. Constructing literary genealogies while creating original literary forms, they used their biographical portraits of precursors and contemporaries to portray themselves as exemplary modern artists...read more

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9780807822678 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, June 1, 1996, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Focusing on biographical portraiture, Charles Caramello argues that Henry James and Gertrude Stein performed biographical acts in two senses of the phrase: they wrote biography, but as a cover for autobiography.

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9780807857267 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, February 1, 2012, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Focusing on biographical portraiture, Charles Caramello argues that Henry James and Gertrude Stein performed biographical acts in two senses of the phrase: they wrote biography, but as a cover for autobiography.

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Product Description: This historical and biographical text explores the numerous up-and-down stages of Gertrude Stein and Ernest Hemingway's friendship, one of the most fascinating and instructive literary associations of the twentieth century. Over a span of twenty-four years, they moved from a mentor-student relationship to a rivalry between artistic peers...read more

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9780786460564 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, February 15, 2011, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This historical and biographical text explores the numerous up-and-down stages of Gertrude Stein and Ernest Hemingway's friendship, one of the most fascinating and instructive literary associations of the twentieth century.

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Product Description: “You are, of course, never yourself,” wrote Gertrude Stein (1874–1946) in Everybody’s Autobiography.  Modernist icon Stein wrote many pseudo-autobiographies, including the well-known story of her lover, The Autobiography of Alice B...read more

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9781861895165 | 1 edition (Reaktion Books, September 15, 2009), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: “You are, of course, never yourself,” wrote Gertrude Stein (1874–1946) in Everybody’s Autobiography.

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Through the eyes of Miss Toklas, Gertrude Stein reviews both of their lives before their meeting and during their years of companionship

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9780679600817 | Modern Library, September 1, 1993, cover price $15.50 | About this edition: Through the eyes of Miss Toklas, Gertrude Stein reviews both of their lives before their meeting and during their years of companionship
9780844630038, titled "Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas" | Peter Smith Pub Inc, June 1, 1933, cover price $13.50 | About this edition: Through the eyes of Miss Toklas Gertrude Stein reviews both of their lives before their meeting and during their years of companionship

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9780679724636, titled "Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas" | Reissue edition (Vintage Books, March 1, 1990), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Through the eyes of Miss Toklas, Gertrude Stein reviews both of their lives before their meeting and during their years of companionship

Reinforced:

9780606314084, titled "Autobiography Of Alice B. Toklas" | Demco Media, September 30, 1990, cover price $22.35 | About this edition: Through the eyes of Miss Toklas, Gertrude Stein reviews both of their lives before their meeting and during their years of companionship

Prebinding:

9780613170932 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $23.30 | About this edition: Through the eyes of Miss Toklas, Gertrude Stein reviews both of their lives before their meeting and during their years of companionship

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Product Description: Pablo Picasso was one of the most prodigious and revolutionary artists in the history of Western painting.  Gertrude Stein was an avant-garde American writer, art collector, eccentric and self-styled genius.  Her Paris home was the leading salon for artists and writers between the Wars...read more
By Lorna Scott Fox (trans) and Laurence Madeline (editor)

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9781905422913 | Univ of Chicago Pr, October 28, 2008, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Pablo Picasso was one of the most prodigious and revolutionary artists in the history of Western painting.

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9780300125511 | Yale Univ Pr, September 27, 2007, cover price $25.00

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9780300143102 | Yale Univ Pr, September 16, 2008, cover price $13.00

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Product Description: Devoted, eccentric, and compelling, Gertrude and Leo Stein were constant companions, from childhood to adulthood, until, finally, they spoke no more. Americans, expatriates, and virtually orphans, they lived together for almost forty years, collaborating in one of the great artistic and literary adventures of the twentieth century...read more

Hardcover:

9780399141034 | Putnam Pub Group, April 1, 1996, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Recollects the lives of Gertrude and Leo Stein, including their travels to Paris where they played pivotal roles in the birth of the modern art movement

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9780803217539 | Bison Books, March 1, 2008, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Devoted, eccentric, and compelling, Gertrude and Leo Stein were constant companions, from childhood to adulthood, until, finally, they spoke no more.
9780801858079 | Reprint edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, December 1, 1997), cover price $29.95

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Product Description: This new edition of the most-popular elementary social studies methods text on the market houses a wealth of content, strategies, tools and resources for teaching social studies, K-8. Writing with the same clarity, friendly tone, and solid content of previous editions, Parker details the mission of social studies education and explores the many ways in which that mission can be made to serve the full complement of learners in a diverse, multicultural society...read more

Hardcover:

9780136180005 | 10th pkg edition (Prentice Hall, July 1, 1996), cover price $70.00 | also contains Gertrude Stein and Richard Wright: The Poetics and Politics of Modernism | About this edition: This new edition of the most-popular elementary social studies methods text on the market houses a wealth of content, strategies, tools and resources for teaching social studies, K-8.
9780023605710 | 9th edition (Macmillan Coll Div, September 1, 1992), cover price $69.00 | also contains A New Bacteriology | About this edition: The author wrote this new edition of the most popular elementary social studies methods text on the market with the following three goals in mind:  to present the most powerful social studies content and pedagogy for children in elementary school, to offer the material in simple and accessible ways, and to write in a first person active voice.
9780023605710 | 9th edition (Macmillan Coll Div, September 1, 1992), cover price $69.00 | also contains A New Bacteriology | About this edition: The author wrote this new edition of the most popular elementary social studies methods text on the market with the following three goals in mind:  to present the most powerful social studies content and pedagogy for children in elementary school, to offer the material in simple and accessible ways, and to write in a first person active voice.

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Product Description: This is the first paperback edition of one of Stein's most revealing novels. Written in 1925-26 (but not published until 1958), it is Stein's midcareer assessment of herself, her writing, and her relationships, composed in the unique style for which she is celebrated...read more

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9780836951646 | Reprint edition (Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1958), cover price $27.50 | About this edition: This is the first paperback edition of one of Stein's most revealing novels.

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9781564783622 | Reprint edition (Dalkey Archive Pr, March 1, 2004), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: This is the first paperback edition of one of Stein's most revealing novels.
9781564780492, titled "A Novel of Thank You" | Dalkey Archive Pr, June 1, 1994, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: This is the first paperback edition of one of Stein's most revealing novels.

A discussion of Gertrude Stein's works published from 1923 to 1934 examines the process of their creation and demonstrates how each one reflected elements of Stein's daily life, offering a view of the development of her work over time.

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9780810119192 | Northwestern Univ Pr, September 3, 2003, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: A discussion of Gertrude Stein's works published from 1923 to 1934 examines the process of their creation and demonstrates how each one reflected elements of Stein's daily life, offering a view of the development of her work over time.

Paperback:

9780810125261, titled "Gertrude Stein: The Language That Rises 1923-1934" | Northwestern Univ Pr, December 19, 2008, cover price $34.95

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Product Description: Before Gertrude Stein became the twentieth century's preeminent experimental writer, she spent a decade conducting research in both the leading psychological laboratory and the leading medical school in the United States. This book unearths the turn-of-the-century scientific and philosophical worlds in which the young Stein was immersed, demonstrating how her extensive scientific training continued to exert a profound influence on the development of her extraordinary literary practices...read more

Hardcover:

9780804733281 | Stanford Univ Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Before Gertrude Stein became the twentieth century's preeminent experimental writer, she spent a decade conducting research in both the leading psychological laboratory and the leading medical school in the United States.

Paperback:

9780804749305 | Stanford Univ Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $6.00 | About this edition: Before Gertrude Stein became the twentieth century's preeminent experimental writer, she spent a decade conducting research in both the leading psychological laboratory and the leading medical school in the United States.

Paris in the first half of the twentieth century comes to life in this stunning portrait of a cultural mecca, with inside information on Picasso, Matisse, Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Cocteau, and other cultural icons. Reprint. 12,500 first printing.

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9780805073515 | Reprint edition (Henry Holt & Co, May 1, 2003), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Paris in the first half of the twentieth century comes to life in this stunning portrait of a cultural mecca, with inside information on Picasso, Matisse, Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Cocteau, and other cultural icons.
9780395479827, titled "Charmed Circle: Gertrude Stein & Company" | Houghton Mifflin, September 1, 1991, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Views Gertrude Stein's life, close relationship with Alice B.
9780380002573 | Avon Books, November 1, 1982, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Views Gertrude Stein's life, close relationship with Alice B.

Product Description: "Rose is a rose is a rose"Among the most influential writers of her time, Gertrude Stein created poetryand prose so radically experimental that her work stood out even in an eracharacterized by unconventional sentiments. Stein's avant-garde approachto writing ignored the traditional confinements of grammar and structureand focused instead on sound, rhythm and texture, and the results were asrevolutionary and mesmerizingly brilliant as the post-impressionist paintingsof her friends Picasso and Matisse...read more

Hardcover:

9780060008703 | Harpercollins, December 30, 2015, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: "Rose is a rose is a rose"Among the most influential writers of her time, Gertrude Stein created poetryand prose so radically experimental that her work stood out even in an eracharacterized by unconventional sentiments.

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Product Description: From her early classic Three Lives to her best-selling Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas to Brewsie and Willie, a loving tribute to the G.I.s who adored her, Gertrude Stein's work was among the most controversial of the modernist movement...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Kirk Curnutt (editor)

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9780313304750 | Greenwood Pub Group, April 30, 2000, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: From her early classic Three Lives to her best-selling Autobiography of Alice B.

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A collection of the love notes Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas wrote to each other during the time they were together paints an intimate picture of the love these two woman shared.

Hardcover:

9780312198329 | St Martins Pr, December 1, 1999, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A collection of the love notes Gertrude Stein and Alice B.

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Product Description: This is the only series to provide in-depth critical introductions to major modern and contemporary short story writers worldwide.Each volume offers: -- A comprehensive overview of the artist's short fiction -- including detailed analyses of every significant story-- Interviews, essays, memoirs and other biographical materials -- often previously unpublished-- A representative selection of critical responses-- A comprehensive primary bibliography, a selected bibliography of important criticism, a chronology of the artist's life and works and an inde...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780805716962 | Twayne Pub, November 1, 1999, cover price $53.00 | About this edition: This is the only series to provide in-depth critical introductions to major modern and contemporary short story writers worldwide.

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