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  • More Alive and Less Lonelyby Jonathan Lethem

    Melville House 2017; US$ 19.99

    From the award-winning author of  Motherless Brooklyn  and  The Ecstasy of Influence  comes a new collection of essays that celebrates a life spent in books More Alive and Less Lonely collects over a decade of Jonathan Lethem?s finest writing on writing, with new and previously unpublished material, including: impassioned appreciations of forgotten... more...

  • Mark Z. Danielewski's House of Leaves: Bookmarkedby Michael Seidlinger

    Ig Publishing 2017; US$ 14.95

    In his entry in the acclaimed Bookmarked series, Michael Seidlinger takes on Mark Z. Danielewski's contemporary classic, House of Leaves. more...

  • Making Canada Newby Dean Irvine; Vanessa Lent; Bart A. Vautour

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2017; Not Available

    An examination of the connections between modernist writers and editorial activities , Making Canada New draws links among new and old media, collaborative labour, emergent scholars and scholarships, and digital modernisms. more...

  • A-Z Great Modern Writersby Andy Tuohy; Caroline Taggart

    Octopus 2017; US$ 18.99

    Artist and graphic designer Andy Tuohy turns his hand to the world of modern literature in this new instalment of the A-Z series. Rendered in his distinctive style, this new book features portraits of 52 key modern writers significant for their contribution to literature, with a whole host of names from across the world including Simone de Beauvoir,... more...

  • The Notebooks for The Idiotby Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Edward Wasiolek; Katharine Strelsky

    Dover Publications 2017; US$ 14.95

    "This is an invaluable aid to the understanding not only of the finished work of art, but also of Dostoyevsky's strangely tortured yet confident creative process." ? Modern Fiction Studies. "Superbly edited by Edward Wasiolek and well translated (despite difficult problems of rendering) by Katharine Strelsky." ? The New York Times Book Review.... more...

  • Tennyson and Mid-Victorian Publishingby Jim Cheshire

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 86.40

    This book examines how Tennyson?s career was mediated, organised and directed by the publishing industry. Founded on neglected archival material, it examines the scale and distribution of Tennyson?s book sales in Britain and America, the commercial logic of publishing poetry, and how illustrated gift books and visual culture both promoted and interrogated... more...

  • The Mind of the Bookby Alastair Fowler

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 39.99

    Alastair Fowler presents a fascinating study of title-pages printed in England from the early modern era to the nineteenth century, exploring their place in the History of the Book for the first time. He illuminates key features of title-page design and presents 16 illustrations of significant title-pages with commentaries, from Chaucer to Dickens. more...

  • Remaking Romanticismby Casie LeGette

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 86.40

    This book shows that the publishers and editors of the radical press deployed Romantic-era texts for their own political ends?and for their largely working-class readership?long after those works? original publication. It examines how the literature of the British Romantic period was excerpted and reprinted in radical political papers in Britain... more...

  • Books for Livingby Will Schwalbe

    Hodder & Stoughton 2017; US$ 21.99

    From the author of the best-selling The End of Your Life Book Club , an inspiring and magical exploration of the power of books to shape our lives in an era of constant connectivity. 'I'm on a search and have been all my life: to find books to help me make sense of the world, to help me become a better person, to help me get my head around... more...

  • Avant-Folk: Small Press Poetry Networks from 1950 to the Presentby Ross Hair

    Liverpool University Press 2017; US$ 89.99

    A critical study of the intersection of folk and avant-garde poetics in transatlantic small press poetry networks from the 1950s up to the present. more...