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The Book of All Books
A splendid reimagining of key stories from the Bible, by the author of The Marriage of Cadmus and Ha...
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Becoming George Orwell: Life and Letters, Legend and Legacy
Is George Orwell the most influential writer who ever lived? Yes, according to John Rodden’s provoca...
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How to Think Like Shakespeare: Lessons from a Renaissance Education
How to Think like Shakespeare is a brilliantly fun exploration of the craft of thought—one that demo...
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A new biography of Dante in time for the 700th anniversary of his death. An international bestsel...
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How Literatures Begin: A Global History
Literature is such a familiar and widespread form of imaginative expression today that its existence...
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The Neural Sublime: Cognitive Theories and Romantic Texts
Winner, 2011 Alpha Sigma Nu Book Award in Literature and Fine ArtsThe Neural Sublime brings recent w...
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The Philosophical Stage: Drama and Dialectic in Classical Athens
The Philosophical Stage offers an innovative approach to ancient Greek literature and thought that p...
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Speculation: A Cultural History from Aristotle to AI
In the modern world, why do we still resort to speculation? Advances in scientific and statistical r...
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The Invention of Oscar Wilde
“One should either wear a work of art, or be a work of art,” Oscar Wilde once declared. In The Inven...
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John Donne: In the Shadow of Religion
John Donne: In the Shadow of Religion explores the life of one of the most significant figures of th...
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The Byzantine Sinbad
The Byzantine Sinbad collects The Book of Syntipas the Philosopher and The Fables of Syntipas, both...
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Strange Antics: A History of Seduction
When is seduction about more than just sex? In this brilliantly original history, Clement Knox explo...
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Nabokov and the Real World: Between Appreciation and Defense
Admirers and detractors of Vladimir Nabokov have viewed him as an ingenious contriver of literary ga...
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Horror: A Very Short Introduction
Four o'clock in the morning, and the lights are on and still there's no way we're going to sleep, no...
The Ministry of Truth: A Biography of George Orwell's 1984
Longlisted for the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction 2019Longlisted for the Orwell Prize for Pol...
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