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Still Life with Oysters and Lemon: On Objects and Intimacy

Mark Doty - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 70 pages
In Still Life with Oysters and Lemon he offers a stunning exploration of our attachment to ordinary things-how we invest objects with human store, and why. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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The Ecology of Freshwater Molluscs

Robert T. Dillon - Science - 2000
This book provides a comprehensive review of the ecology of freshwater bivalves and gastropods worldwide.
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Lexical Strata in English: Morphological Causes, Phonological Effects

Heinz J. Giegerich - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1999 - 329 pages
In Lexical Strata in English, Heinz Giegerich investigates the way in which alternations in the sound patterns of words interact with the morphological processes of the language.
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Theatre, Finance and Society in Early Modern England

Theodore B. Leinwand - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 199 pages
Leinwand's new readings of these texts reveal a blend of affect and cognition concerning finance that includes nostalgia, anger, contempt, embarrassment, tenacity, bravado and humility.
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Christianity in Bakhtin: God and the Exiled Author

Ruth Coates - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 201 pages
The work of the great Russian theorist Mikhail Bakhtin has been examined from a wide variety of literary and theoretical perspectives.
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Modernism, Romance and the Fin de Siècle: Popular Fiction and British Culture

Nicholas Daly - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 220 pages
In Modernism, Romance and the Fin de Siècle Nicholas Daly explores the popular fiction of the 'romance revival' of the late Victorian and Edwardian years, focusing on the work of such authors as Bram Stoker, H. Rider Haggard and Arthur ...
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Social Capital: Theory and Research

Nan Lin, Karen S. Cook, Ronald S. Burt - Social Science - 2001 - 333 pages
The volume is divided into three parts. The first segment clarifies social capital as a concept and explores its theoretical and operational bases.
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Jane Austen and the Fiction of her Time

Mary Waldron - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 194 pages
This book presents Jane Austen as a radical innovator.
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Lexical Phonology and the History of English

April McMahon - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 309 pages
This book has two main goals: the re-establishment of a rule-based phonology as a viable alternative to current non-derivational models and the rehabilitation of historical evidence as a focus of phonological theory.
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Fundamentals of Machine Component Design, 5th Edition

Robert C. Juvinall, Kurt M. Marshek - Technology & Engineering - 2011 - 928 pages
The fifth edition includes additional coverage of composites, the material selection process, and wear/wear theory, along with new and updated examples and homework problems.
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Biolinguistics: Exploring the Biology of Language

Lyle Jenkins - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 264 pages
This book investigates the nature of human language and its importance for the study of the mind.
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The Early History of Greed: The Sin of Avarice in Early Medieval Thought and ...

Richard Newhauser - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 246 pages
In this first full-length study of the early history of greed, Richard Newhauser shows that avaritia, the sin of greed for possessions, has a much longer history, and is more important for an understanding of the Middle Ages, than has ...
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The Crisis of Literature in the 1790s: Print Culture and the Public Sphere

Paul Keen - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 299 pages
This book offers an original study of the debates which arose in the 1790s about the nature and social role of literature.
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Shakespeare and Social Dialogue: Dramatic Language and Elizabethan Letters

Lynne Magnusson - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 221 pages
The book draws on ideas from discourse analysis and linguistic pragmatics, especially 'politeness theory', relating these to key ideas in epistolary handbooks of the period, including those by Erasmus and Angel Day and demonstrates that ...
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