The selected letters of Robert Creeley by Creeley, Robert; Creeley, Robert; Smith, Rod; Kaplan,

By Creeley, Robert; Creeley, Robert; Smith, Rod; Kaplan, Harris; Baker, Peter

Robert Creeley is among the so much celebrated and influential American poets. A stylist of the top order, Creeley imbued his correspondence with the literary artistry he delivered to his poetry. via his engagements with mentors equivalent to William Carlos Williams and Ezra Pound, friends akin to Charles Olson, Robert Duncan, Denise Levertov, Allen Ginsberg, and Jack Kerouac, and mentees similar to Charles Bernstein, Read more...

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the writer is without doubt one of the such a lot celebrated and influential American poets. A stylist of the top order, he imbued his correspondence with the literary artistry he dropped at his poetry. This title Read more...

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By Creeley, Robert; Creeley, Robert; Smith, Rod; Kaplan, Harris; Baker, Peter

Robert Creeley is among the so much celebrated and influential American poets. A stylist of the top order, Creeley imbued his correspondence with the literary artistry he delivered to his poetry. via his engagements with mentors equivalent to William Carlos Williams and Ezra Pound, friends akin to Charles Olson, Robert Duncan, Denise Levertov, Allen Ginsberg, and Jack Kerouac, and mentees similar to Charles Bernstein, Read more...

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the writer is without doubt one of the such a lot celebrated and influential American poets. A stylist of the top order, he imbued his correspondence with the literary artistry he dropped at his poetry. This title Read more...

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Essays, Speeches & Public Letters by William Faulkner

By William Faulkner

A vital number of William Faulkner’s mature nonfiction paintings, up-to-date, with an abundance of latest material.

This distinctive quantity comprises Faulkner’s Nobel Prize attractiveness speech, a assessment of Hemingway’s The outdated guy and the Sea (in which he means that Hemingway has discovered God), and newly accumulated gemstones, equivalent to the acerbic essay “On feedback” and the beguiling “Note on A Fable.” It additionally includes eloquently opinionated public letters on every thing from race family and the character of fiction to wild-squirrel searching on his estate. this is often the main finished choice of Faulkner’s great non-fiction paintings, and an extraordinary look at the lifetime of an American grasp.

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By William Faulkner

A vital number of William Faulkner’s mature nonfiction paintings, up-to-date, with an abundance of latest material.

This distinctive quantity comprises Faulkner’s Nobel Prize attractiveness speech, a assessment of Hemingway’s The outdated guy and the Sea (in which he means that Hemingway has discovered God), and newly accumulated gemstones, equivalent to the acerbic essay “On feedback” and the beguiling “Note on A Fable.” It additionally includes eloquently opinionated public letters on every thing from race family and the character of fiction to wild-squirrel searching on his estate. this is often the main finished choice of Faulkner’s great non-fiction paintings, and an extraordinary look at the lifetime of an American grasp.

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Claude Simon: A Retrospective by Jean H. Duffy

By Jean H. Duffy

This choice of essays celebrates the paintings of the French Nobel prize-winning novelist Claude Simon. students from France, Germany, the USA and the uk re-examine the fifty years of Simon’s fiction within the gentle of his large-scale autobiographical novel Le Jardin des Plantes (1997). From quite a few views – postmodernist, psychoanalytic, aesthetic – individuals examine the important paradox of Simon’s paintings: his writing and rewriting of an adventure of warfare so disruptive and irritating that phrases can by no means be enough to speak it. The layers of artifice in Le Jardin des Plantes and the character of Simon’s aesthetic are analyzed in essays which discover intertextual resonances among Simon and Proust, Flaubert, Borges and Poussin. A complementary view of Simon’s Photographies 1937–1970 indicates that it can also be obvious as kind of oblique autobiography.

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By Jean H. Duffy

This choice of essays celebrates the paintings of the French Nobel prize-winning novelist Claude Simon. students from France, Germany, the USA and the uk re-examine the fifty years of Simon’s fiction within the gentle of his large-scale autobiographical novel Le Jardin des Plantes (1997). From quite a few views – postmodernist, psychoanalytic, aesthetic – individuals examine the important paradox of Simon’s paintings: his writing and rewriting of an adventure of warfare so disruptive and irritating that phrases can by no means be enough to speak it. The layers of artifice in Le Jardin des Plantes and the character of Simon’s aesthetic are analyzed in essays which discover intertextual resonances among Simon and Proust, Flaubert, Borges and Poussin. A complementary view of Simon’s Photographies 1937–1970 indicates that it can also be obvious as kind of oblique autobiography.

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An Essay on the Restoration of Property by Hilaire Belloc, John Sharpe

By Hilaire Belloc, John Sharpe

This brief paintings is a software for estate distribution instead to the way it is deliberate by way of socialist states or evidently occurs in capitalist societies. it's a landmark of eu social proposal, trying to rectify the wrongs in either one of the main monetary theories by means of forthcoming the matter from a wholly unique approach. The essay is hence an anticapitalist and antisocialist paintings of Christian and Catholic social idea during which uncomplicated truths approximately society and human nature are utilized to socioeconomics. it's a manifesto and a software for the Distributist League, of which Belloc and G. ok. Chesterton have been the first figures. It marks a key element within the background of monetary proposal, and it's a basic textual content illustrating the effect of faith and philosophy on social concept and their functional software to societal questions.

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By Hilaire Belloc, John Sharpe

This brief paintings is a software for estate distribution instead to the way it is deliberate by way of socialist states or evidently occurs in capitalist societies. it's a landmark of eu social proposal, trying to rectify the wrongs in either one of the main monetary theories by means of forthcoming the matter from a wholly unique approach. The essay is hence an anticapitalist and antisocialist paintings of Christian and Catholic social idea during which uncomplicated truths approximately society and human nature are utilized to socioeconomics. it's a manifesto and a software for the Distributist League, of which Belloc and G. ok. Chesterton have been the first figures. It marks a key element within the background of monetary proposal, and it's a basic textual content illustrating the effect of faith and philosophy on social concept and their functional software to societal questions.

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The Magical Battle of Britain by Dion Fortune

By Dion Fortune

Instantly following Germany’s invasion of Poland, which led to Britain’s announcement of conflict, Dion Fortune, founding father of one of many world’s premier magical orders — The Society of the internal mild — initiated a mystical programme designed to thwart the expansionsist intentions of the 3rd Reich. Now these guideline papers were published from the information of her tuition. followed by way of a observation from Gareth Knight, himself a member of Dion Fortune’s fraternity, those teachings supply mind-blowing insights into the workings of a real esoteric institution and their — earlier — hidden but major contribution to the Allied struggle attempt.

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By Dion Fortune

Instantly following Germany’s invasion of Poland, which led to Britain’s announcement of conflict, Dion Fortune, founding father of one of many world’s premier magical orders — The Society of the internal mild — initiated a mystical programme designed to thwart the expansionsist intentions of the 3rd Reich. Now these guideline papers were published from the information of her tuition. followed by way of a observation from Gareth Knight, himself a member of Dion Fortune’s fraternity, those teachings supply mind-blowing insights into the workings of a real esoteric institution and their — earlier — hidden but major contribution to the Allied struggle attempt.

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Time and the Literary by Karen Newman, Visit Amazon's Jay Clayton Page, search

By Karen Newman, Visit Amazon's Jay Clayton Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Jay Clayton, , Visit Amazon's Marianne Hirsch Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Marianne Hirsch,

Time and the literary: the immediacy of knowledge expertise has supposedly annihilated either. e mail, mobile phones, satellite tv for pc broadcasting appear to have ended the long-standing culture of encoding our adventure of time via writing. Paul de Man's seminal essay "Literary heritage and Literary Modernity" and newly commissioned essays on every little thing from the human genome to grammatical tenses argue, despite the fact that that the literary continually reconstructs our realizing of time. From eleventh-century France or a science-fiction destiny, Time and the Literary indicates how those options were and may proceed to persuade one another.

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By Karen Newman, Visit Amazon's Jay Clayton Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Jay Clayton, , Visit Amazon's Marianne Hirsch Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Marianne Hirsch,

Time and the literary: the immediacy of knowledge expertise has supposedly annihilated either. e mail, mobile phones, satellite tv for pc broadcasting appear to have ended the long-standing culture of encoding our adventure of time via writing. Paul de Man's seminal essay "Literary heritage and Literary Modernity" and newly commissioned essays on every little thing from the human genome to grammatical tenses argue, despite the fact that that the literary continually reconstructs our realizing of time. From eleventh-century France or a science-fiction destiny, Time and the Literary indicates how those options were and may proceed to persuade one another.

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Lanced: The Shaming of Lance Armstrong by David Walsh

By David Walsh

David Walsh was once one of many few reporters who dared to doubt the miracle of the melanoma survivor who got here again to win the hardest race in recreation. because the years glided by, the opposite newshounds principally melted away, feeling that in the event that they couldn't inform the reality in regards to the race and its winner, they didn�t are looking to write something approximately it at all.

In this ebook The Sunday instances offers David Walsh�s articles, and a host written by means of different colleagues at the Sunday occasions. They express the tenacity with which the newspaper pursued Armstrong and the drug cheats. in fact, they're in their time, and will be taken as historic records, recording the easiest of our wisdom on any specific date.

As an entire, they signify a number of the best investigative reporting in British journalism in fresh times.

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By David Walsh

David Walsh was once one of many few reporters who dared to doubt the miracle of the melanoma survivor who got here again to win the hardest race in recreation. because the years glided by, the opposite newshounds principally melted away, feeling that in the event that they couldn't inform the reality in regards to the race and its winner, they didn�t are looking to write something approximately it at all.

In this ebook The Sunday instances offers David Walsh�s articles, and a host written by means of different colleagues at the Sunday occasions. They express the tenacity with which the newspaper pursued Armstrong and the drug cheats. in fact, they're in their time, and will be taken as historic records, recording the easiest of our wisdom on any specific date.

As an entire, they signify a number of the best investigative reporting in British journalism in fresh times.

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Emerson and the Conduct of Life: Pragmatism and Ethical by David M. Robinson

By David M. Robinson

In Emerson and the behavior of lifestyles, David M. Robinson describes Ralph Waldo Emerson's evolution from mystic to pragmatist, stressing the significance of Emerson's undervalued later writing. Emerson's popularity has rested at the addresses and essays of the 1830s and 1840s, within which he propounded a model of transcendental idealism, and memorably portrayed moments of mystical perception. yet Emerson's later writings recommend an expanding main issue over the elusiveness of mysticism, and an expanding pressure on moral selection and functional energy. those works exhibit Emerson as a moral thinker who under pressure the religious worth of human family, paintings and social motion.

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By David M. Robinson

In Emerson and the behavior of lifestyles, David M. Robinson describes Ralph Waldo Emerson's evolution from mystic to pragmatist, stressing the significance of Emerson's undervalued later writing. Emerson's popularity has rested at the addresses and essays of the 1830s and 1840s, within which he propounded a model of transcendental idealism, and memorably portrayed moments of mystical perception. yet Emerson's later writings recommend an expanding main issue over the elusiveness of mysticism, and an expanding pressure on moral selection and functional energy. those works exhibit Emerson as a moral thinker who under pressure the religious worth of human family, paintings and social motion.

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