Down Below

Author: Leonora Carrington
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1681370611
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In Down Below she describes her ordeal—in which the agonizing and the marvelous were equally combined—with a startling, almost impersonal precision and without a trace of self-pity.

The Milk Of Dreams

Author: Leonora Carrington
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1681370956
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That room was later whitewashed, but some of its wonders were preserved in the little notebook that Carrington called The Milk of Dreams.

Poets In A Landscape

Author: Gilbert Highet
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 9781590173381
Size: 56.45 MB
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Gilbert Highet was a legendary teacher at Columbia University, admired both for his scholarship and his charisma as a lecturer. Poets in a Landscape is his delightful exploration of Latin literature and the Italian landscape.

An African In Greenland

Author: Tété-Michel Kpomassie
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 9780940322882
Size: 22.14 MB
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A native of Africa, the author recounts how a picture book about Greenland inspired him to embark on a life-changing journey that would last for ten years, leading him to the Ivory Coast, Senegal, Mauritania, Paris, Copenhagen, and, ...

Conundrum

Author: Jan Morris
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571266002
Size: 11.98 MB
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On first publication in 1974, the book generated enormous interest and curiosity around the world, and was subsequently chosen by The Times as one of the '100 Key Books of Our Time'.

Zama

Author: Antonio Di Benedetto
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1590177355
Size: 27.42 MB
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The philosophical depths of this great book spring directly from its dazzling prose.

Love S Work

Author: Gillian Rose
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1590174119
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She tells the stories of several friends also laboring under the sentence of death.

The Farm In The Green Mountains

Author: Alice Herdan-Zuckmayer
Publisher: NYRB Classics
ISBN: 9781681370743
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" But in spite of the endless work and the brutal, depressing winters, Alice found that in America she had at last discovered her "native land.

The Waste Books

Author: Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 9780940322509
Size: 79.69 MB
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The record of a brilliant and subtle mind in action, The Waste Books are above all a powerful testament to the necessity, and pleasure, of unfettered thought.