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The Most of S.J.Perelman

by S.J. Perelman

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March 22, 2001
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9780413455000
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'As far as I'm concerned, Perelman is the supreme lunatic humorist in the language, British or American. He seems to know the vocabulary of every English writer from Macaulay to Woody Allen and uses the most unpredictable mixtures of them to produce mock-solemn commentaries on the absurdities of our time.' … Read more
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Pilgrim at Tinker Creek

by Annie Dillard

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September 1988
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9780060915452
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Sound copy. Remainder mark on bottom edge else clean copy. Trade paperback.
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The Library at Night

by Alberto Manguel

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October 9, 2007
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9780676975895
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This book is the captivating story of the critical role that libraries have played in our civilization...inspired by the process of creating a library at his home in France, the author elaborates on the theory that libraries embody the memories of individuals and whole cultures. Anecdotal and wondrous, the author draws on sources as diverse as his childhood bookshelf and… Read more
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