Known And Strange Things

Author: Teju Cole
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571328075
Size: 75.98 MB
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Persuasive and provocative, erudite yet accessible, Known and Strange Things is an opportunity to live within Teju Cole's wide-ranging enthusiasms, curiosities and passions, and a chance to see the world in surprising and affecting new ...

Known And Strange Things

Author: Teju Cole
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0812989791
Size: 19.70 MB
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A blazingly intelligent first book of essays from the award-winning author of Open City and Every Day Is for the Thief NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY Time • The Guardian • Harper's Bazaar • San Francisco Chronicle • The ...

Known And Strange Things

Author: Teju Cole
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
ISBN: 0812989783
Size: 54.23 MB
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Consists of various essays some previously published in various journals and periodicals on art, literature, and politics.

Blind Spot

Author: Teju Cole
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571335039
Size: 60.30 MB
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A young stranger in the Congo. In Blind Spot, readers will follow Teju Cole's inimitable artistic vision into the visual realm, as he continues to refine the voice and intellectual obsessions that earned him such acclaim for Open City.

Against Everything

Author: Mark Greif
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 1101871164
Size: 60.34 MB
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These essays address such key topics in the cultural, political, and intellectual life of our time as the tyranny of exercise, the tyranny of nutrition and food snobbery, the sexualization of childhood (and everything else), the ...

Strange Things

Author: Margaret Atwood
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0748114319
Size: 68.85 MB
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Margaret Atwood's witty and informative book focuses on the imaginative mystique of the wilderness of the Canadian North.

Signposts In A Strange Land

Author: Walker Percy
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453216375
Size: 78.74 MB
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From race relations and the mysteries of existence, to Catholicism and the joys of drinking bourbon, this collection offers a window into the underpinnings of Percy’s celebrated novels and brings to light the stirring thoughts and voice ...

The Selfishness Of Others

Author: Kristin Dombek
Publisher: FSG Originals
ISBN: 0374712549
Size: 35.27 MB
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" In The Selfishness of Others, the essayist Kristin Dombek provides a clear-sighted account of how a rare clinical diagnosis became a fluid cultural phenomenon, a repository for our deepest fears about love, friendship, and family.

Kwaidan

Author: Lafcadio Hearn
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 1775458555
Size: 70.64 MB
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This volume brings together a series of traditional Japanese ghost stories, as well as several first-hand accounts of unusual occurrences in the country. A must-read for fans of comparative mythology.

Open City

Author: Teju Cole
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0679604499
Size: 52.36 MB
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A New York Times Notable Book • One of the ten top novels of the year —Time and NPR NAMED A BEST BOOK ON MORE THAN TWENTY END-OF-THE-YEAR LISTS, INCLUDING The New Yorker • The Atlantic • The Economist • Newsweek/The Daily Beast ...