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  • Anathemas and Admirationsby E. M. Cioran; Richard Howard; Eugene Thacker

    Arcade Publishing 2012; US$ 14.99

    In this collection of essays and epigrams, E.M. Cioran gives us portraits and evaluations—which he calls "admirations"—of Samuel Beckett, Jorge Luis Borges, F. Scott Fitzgerald, the poet Paul Valery, and Mircea Eliade, among others. In alternating sections of aphorisms—his "anathemas"—he delivers insights on such topics as solitude, flattery, vanity,... more...

  • Sad Monstersby Frank Lesser; Willie Real

    Souvenir Press 2013; US$ 5.99

    "In this book you will find monsters who are sad, misunderstood, discouraged, lonely, and in many cases demonized, particularly the demons. Perhaps someday you will realize that inside each of them is a human, or at least parts of one. Because these monsters hunger for more than man-flesh; they hunger for love." Exploring the secret lives of monsters... more...

  • Contemporary Comics Storytellingby Karin Kukkonen

    UNP - Nebraska 2013; US$ 55.00

    What if fairy-tale characters lived in New York City? What if a superhero knew he was a fictional character? What if you could dispense your own justice with one hundred untraceable bullets? These are the questions asked and answered in the course of the challenging storytelling in Fables , Tom Strong , and 100 Bullets , the three twenty-first-century... more...

  • Meisterschaft im Prozessby Franziska Wenzel

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 210.00

    Die Wertschätzung des mittelalterlichen Textes an seinem historischen Ort, den Handschriften, steigt beständig. Der Ton als textuelle Form eigenen Rechts avanciert mit diesem Buch das erste Mal zum analytischen Gegenstand, und zwar auf der Basis eines Textabdrucks des Langen Tons aller vier Hauptüberlieferungszeugen. Da die Sortierung... more...

  • Book of Foolsby Terry Reed

    Algora Publishing 2013; US$ 21.95

    This book presents a provocatively, outrageously assertive exposure of fools in their not infrequently bizarre manifestations, the object being to leave no halfwits behind. Abundantly documented, endlessly subtle, hopelessly eccentric, deadly funny. more...

  • Hybridität und Spielby Martin Baisch; Jutta Eming

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 168.00

    Anlass und Gegenstand des Bandes ist der Versuch einer vorläufigen Bilanz: Seit etwa Mitte der 1980er Jahre ist die Forschung zum Liebes- und Abenteuerroman, einer von der hellenistischen Antike bis in die Frühe Neuzeit höchst populären, von den Philologien jedoch lange vernachlässigten Gattung, weit voran geschritten. Bislang wurde die Arbeit angrenzender... more...

  • (2011)by Raluca Radulescu

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 84.00

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  • Writing & Selling - Crime Film Screenplaysby Karen Lee Street

    Oldcastle Books 2013; US$ 15.99

    Aimed at screenwriters, producers, development executives and educators interested in the crime genre, this book provides an invaluable basis for crafting a film story that considers both audience and market expectations without compromising originality. A brief historical overview of the crime genre is presented for context along with an analysis... more...

  • Museum Vaults: Excerpts from the Journal of an Expertby Marc-Antoine Mathieu

    NBM Publishing 2008; US$ 9.99

    The next volume in the striking collection in co-publication with the Louvre museum. An art assessor must evaluate the vast collections of the Louvre in an alternate Kafkaesque world where all is warehoused in an endless ever deepening succession of basement levels. Mathieu, an artist who marries Escher with Kafka, brings stinging irony to the pompousness... more...

  • A Classical Collection of Tamil Proverbsby Herman Jensen

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...