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American miscellaneous writings in English

All Those Strangers: The Art and Lives of James Baldwin

ISBN : 9780199384150

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¥5,687
Author: 
Douglas Field
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
169 x 240 mm
Pub date
Aug 2015
Adored by many, appalling to some, baffling still to others, few authors defy any single critical narrative to the confounding extent that James Baldwin manages. Was he a black or queer writer? Was he ... Read more

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Benjamin Franklin and the Ends of Empire

ISBN : 9780199384198

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¥10,626
Author: 
Carla Mulford
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 239 mm
Pub date
Jul 2015
Benjamin Franklin and the Ends of Empire provides a painstaking study of the Founding Father's stances on government, imperialism, and fiscal policy, ultimately emphasizing how his opinions on these m ... Read more

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The Oxford Handbook of American Folklore and Folklife Studies

ISBN : 9780190840617

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¥26,950
Author: 
Simon J. Bronner
Pages
1000 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
171 x 171 mm
Pub date
Nov 2019
Series
Oxford Handbooks
The Oxford Handbook of American Folklore and Folklife Studies surveys the materials, approaches, concepts, and applications of the field to provide a sweeping guide to American folklore and folklife, ... Read more

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The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.

ISBN : 9780199555819

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¥1,826
Author: 
Washington Irving; Susan Manning
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
132 x 197 mm
Pub date
Jul 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
With these words, Washington Irving expresses the dilemma of every American artist in the nineteenth century. The Sketch-Book (1820-1) looks simultaneously towards audiences on both sides of the Atlan ... Read more

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Walden

ISBN : 9780199538065

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¥1,463
Author: 
Henry David Thoreau; Stephen Allen Fender
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 197 mm
Pub date
Nov 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation' In 1845 Henry David Thoreau left his home town of Concord, Massachusetts to begin a new life alone, in a rough hut he built himself a mile and a half a ... Read more

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Which Sin to Bear?: Authenticity and Compromise in Langston Hughes

ISBN : 9780190623968

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¥4,917
Author: 
David E. Chinitz
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Aug 2016
Which Sin To Bear? mines Langston Hughes's creative work, newspaper columns, letters, and unpublished papers to reveal a writer who faced a daunting array of dicey questions and intimidating obstacles ... Read more

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