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  • Maxims of Manhood Presents ManLibsby Max Biggs

    F+W Media 2011; US$ 9.95

    Not to be confused with Mad Libs--those books in which kids supply missing words--ManLibs was created by guys for guys. You still fill in the blanks, but now it's over a few beers instead of a couple juice boxes. Based on the original Maxims of Manhood , here's your chance to make your own rules for the situations every real man needs to know how... more...

  • Understanding Quotationby Elke Brendel; Jörg Meibauer; Markus Steinbach

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 182.00

    Studies on the nature of quotation have become a topic of growing interest among linguists and philosophers of language. What is the function and logical status of quotations? How can an analysis of quotation help to develop a general theory of the semantics-pragmatics interface? This volume is a collection of original papers by leading... more...

  • Advice from Dead Celebritiesby A.J. Barnes; Aaron Waite

    F+W Media 2011; US$ 10.95

    If celebrities that have gone to a better place could come back and give us one piece of priceless advice, what would it be? Karen Carpenter: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. John F. Kennedy: Don't mess with Texas. Mama Cass: Chew your food thoroughly and carefully. James Dean: Click it or ticket! From presidents... more...

  • A Treasury of Christmas Storiesby Editors of Adams Media

    F+W Media 2011; US$ 2.99

    A Treasury of Christmas Stories is an uplifting collection of holiday tales from people just like you. You can read about the special gift that made a family?s Christmas or a mall Santa who learned sign language in order to bring holiday cheer to a little boy and enjoy their stories as you reflect on Christmas memories of your own. This wonderful... more...

  • Medieval Oral Literatureby Karl Reichl

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 238.00

    Although problems of orality have been much discussed by medievalists, there is to date no comprehensive handbook on this topic. In ?Medieval Oral Literature? in the ?De Gruyter Lexikon? series, an international team of scholars has provided an in-depth discussion both of theoretical issues and various poetic traditions and genres. In... more...

  • Kanon, Wertung und Vermittlungby Matthias Beilein; Claudia Stockinger; Simone Winko

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 154.00

    This volume investigates the conditions under which mediation of literature and canon formation take place in the present day. In the first section of the work, the mechanisms of canon formation are described from a theoretical perspective. In the second section, the authors investigate how literary institutions assess and canonize works.... more...

  • Zedler - Zyssetby Wilhelm Kosch; Ingrid Bigler-Marschall

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 349.00

    Schlo�parktheater, an der Kom ¨odie u. am Plaza Berlin. 1935/36 am Theater in der Saarlandstra�e, auch Filmschauspielerin. 1936 ging sie mit ihrem Ehemann Hans von Z. zunächst nach Wien u. im November des selben Jahres nach Moskau. more...

  • Hand of Fireby Charles Hatfield

    University Press of Mississippi 2011; US$ 25.00

    Jack Kirby (1917-1994) is one of the most influential and popular artists in comics history. With Stan Lee, he created the Fantastic Four and defined the drawing and narrative style of Marvel Comics from the 1960s to the present day. Kirby is credited with creating or cocreating a number of Marvel's mainstay properties, among them the X-Men, the Hulk,... more...

  • Writing the Lost Generationby Craig Monk

    University of Iowa Press 2010; US$ 29.95

    In Writing the Lost Generation, Craig Monk unlocks a series of neglected texts while reinvigorating our reading of more familiar ones. Well-known autobiographies by Malcolm Cowley, Ernest Hemingway, and Gertrude Stein are joined here by works from a variety of lesser-known, but still important, expatriate American writers, including Sylvia Beach, Alfred... more...

  • Erzähl mir (keine) Märchen!by Siegfried Macht

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2011; US$ 10.83

    Siegfried Machts ganz eigener ? pfiffiger ? Beitrag zum Schatz der Geschichten, die den uralten und immer wieder neuen Fragen der Menschheit ihre Stimme leihen und Antworten suchen zwischen Himmel und Erde, zusammen mit allen, die nicht nur wahrnehmen, was sie begreifen können.Die Sammlung beginnt mit 14 Schöpfungsmärchen, häufig »angedockt« an die... more...