We found 83 results for “

Showing 1 - 12 of 83 Results

Trade Paperback

$11.68

$16.95

save 31%

In stock online

Available in stores

Born in 1875, the great German lyric poet Rainer Maria Rilke published his first collection of poems in 1898 and went on to become renowned for his delicate depiction of the workings of the human heart. Drawn by some sympathetic note in his poems, young people…read more

Trade Paperback

$14.85

$16.00

save 7%

In stock online

Not available in stores

Each working day from January 29 to November 1, 1951, John Steinbeck warmed up to the work of writing East of Eden with a letter to the late Pascal Covici, his friend and editor at The Viking Press. It was his way, he said, of "getting my mental arm in shape to…read more

Mass Market Paperbound

$11.07

$13.00

save 14%

In stock online

Not available in stores

Letters written over a period of several years on the vocation of writing by a poet whose greatest work was still to come.read more

Trade Paperback

$26.27

$39.00

save 32%

In stock online

Available in stores

"Surely his most interesting, plausibly his most memorable, and . . . arguably his best book" — The New York Times Book Review For John Steinbeck, who hated the telephone, letter-writing was a preparation for work and a natural way for him to communicate his…read more

Trade Paperback

$19.00

In stock online

Not available in stores

Providing a series of fascinating views of Imperial Rome, The Letters of the Younger Pliny also offer one of the fullest self-portraits to survive from classical times. Pliny's lively and very personal letters address an astonishing range of topics, from a…read more

Hamlet

by Alistair McCallum

|May 23, 2001

Trade Paperback

$11.95

In stock online

Not available in stores

In this handbook for Hamlet, Alistair McCallum guides readers through the difficulties of plot and language, leaving them free to enjoy the depth, beauty, and vitality of Shakespeare's work. It is a superb introduction to the play.read more

Trade Paperback

$42.19

$54.95

save 23%

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

A collection of Virginia Woolf's correspondence from age six to the eve of her marriage twenty-four years later. Engagingly fresh and spontaneous as young Virginia's letters are? the excitement in this collection arises from [her] growing awareness of herself…read more

Trade Paperback

$22.20

$22.50

save 1%

In stock online

Not available in stores

St. Francis de Sales can help you with exhaustion, sickness, anger, impatience, the death of loved ones, family strife, difficulties in praying, and more. Three centuries ago, people flocked to this holy pastor. St. Francis spent thousands of hours ministering to…read more

Trade Paperback

$32.93

$36.95

save 10%

In stock online

Not available in stores

The "amazing" (Los Angeles Times) and "engrossing" (Publishers Weekly) love letters of Simone de Beauvoir to Nelson Algren.read more

Trade Paperback

$16.54

$21.00

save 21%

In stock online

Not available in stores

Screams from the Balcony is a collection of letters chronicling Charles Bukowski's life as he tries to get published and work at a postal office, all while drinking and gambling.read more

Trade Paperback

$40.74

$44.50

save 8%

In stock online

Not available in stores

One of the great German Expressionist artists, Kaethe Kollwitz wrote little of herself. But her diary, kept from 1900 to her death in 1945, and her brief essays and letters express, as well as explain, much of the spirit, wisdom, and internal struggle which was…read more

Trade Paperback

$43.32

In stock online

Not available in stores

"It is thus important to a) fundamentally purge the Finance and Gosbank bureaucracy, despite the wails of dubious Communists like Briukhanov-Piatakov; b) definitely shoot two or three dozen wreckers from these apparaty, including several dozen common…read more