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Middle English Lyrics
It is the only anthology which includes all thirty-one English lyrics from MS Harley 2253, all the verses by Friar Herebert printed in Brown XIV, and all the important poems given in Robbins’ Secular Lyrics. In all there are 245 lyrics, arranged thematically. To make these delightful poems accessible to the modern reader, the editors have removed many of the orthographic i It is the only anthology which includes all thirty-one English...

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David Copperfield
See alternate cover edition here David Copperfield is the story of a young man’s adventures on his journey from an unhappy & impoverished childhood to the discovery of his vocation as a successful novelist. Among the gloriously vivid cast of characters he encounters are his tyrannical stepfather, Mr Murdstone; his formidable aunt, Betsey Trotwood; the eternally humble y See alternate cover edition here David Copperfield is the story of...

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The Nautical Chart
Coy is a sailor without a ship.Tanger Soto is a woman with an obsession to find the Dei Gloria, a ship sunk during the seventeenth century, and El Piloto is an old man with the sailboat on which all three set out to seek their fortune together. Or do they? Read...

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Is It Just Me?: Or is it nuts out there?
Whoopi Goldberg has always been her own woman. From her days in standup, through her acclaimed work as an actor, and now into her duties as the moderator and co-host of The View, Whoopi has been outspoken and honest, respectfully taking no prisoners even while drawing people in and making them laugh–or cry. Total honesty, administered civilly and with a healthy dose of au Whoopi Goldberg has always been her own woman. From her days in...

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The Basic Oxford Picture Dictionary
Developed to meet the needs of low-beginning level adult and young adult ESL and EFL students, “The Basic Oxford Picture Dictionary” presents some 1,200 essential words and phrases illustrated in full-color and depicted in real-life contexts. The vocabulary is organized into twelve distinct thematic areas. A comprehensive index includes all the words along with a clear, ea Developed to meet the needs of low-beginning level adult...

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The Elementary Particles
An international literary phenomenon, The Elementary Particles is a frighteningly original novel–part Marguerite Duras and part Bret Easton Ellis-that leaps headlong into the malaise of contemporary existence. Bruno and Michel are half-brothers abandoned by their mother, an unabashed devotee of the drugged-out free-love world of the sixties. Bruno, the older, has become a r An international literary phenomenon, The Elementary Particles is...

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Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World
‘A narrative particle accelerator that zooms between Wild Turkey Whiskey and Bob Dylan, unicorn skulls and voracious librarians, John Coltrane and Lord Jim. Science fiction, detective story and post-modern manifesto all rolled into one rip-roaring novel, Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World is the tour de force that expanded Haruki Murakami’s international follo ‘A narrative particle accelerator that zooms...

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Hunger of Memory: The Education of Richard Rodriguez
Hunger of Memory is the story of Mexican-American Richard Rodriguez, who begins his schooling in Sacramento, California, knowing just 50 words of English, and concludes his university studies in the stately quiet of the reading room of the British Museum. Here is the poignant journey of a “minority student” who pays the cost of his social assimilation and academic success Hunger of Memory is the story of Mexican-American Richard...