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Commonplace and Other Short Stories
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from Createspace Independent Pub (December 19, 2015)
9781522838739 | details & prices | 338 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.77 in. | List price $12.99
About: Those who have known Miss Rossetti's handiwork from the time when, under the pseudonym of "Ellen Alleyn," she produced her masterly paraphrase of "Ecclesiastes" and her exquisite sad lyric "Dreamland," up to these later years of poetic labour productive of such results as the dirge in the "Prince's Progress," would pronounce " Commonplace " a title most undescriptive of anything that lady could possibly produce in verse or prose; and while " Commonplace " is a very capital title for the chief story in this volume, the book is just as far from commonplace as the author's accustomed audience would anticipate.
from Createspace Independent Pub (July 21, 2014)
9781500598747 | details & prices | 336 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.76 in. | List price $12.99
About: From the PREFATORY NOTE: THE earliest of these tales dates back to 1852, the latest was finished in 1870: a lapse of years sufficient to account for modifications of tone and style.