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Northrop Frye Unbuttoned: Wit and Wisdom from the Notebooks and Diaries
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Northrop Frye Unbuttoned: Wit and Wisdom from the Notebooks and Diaries

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Literary Nonfiction. Northrop Frye once wrote in one of his notebooks: "I've always wanted to write 'my own' book of pensees, not like Pascal's but more like Anatole France's Jardin d'Epicure or (I've just discovered) Connolly's The Unquiet Grave......

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NORTHROP FRYE UNBUTTONED, WIT AND WISDOM FROM THE NOTEBOOKS AND DIARIES
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NORTHROP FRYE UNBUTTONED, WIT AND WISDOM FROM THE NOTEBOOKS AND DIARIES

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Prose. "In this book of wit and wisdom readers are allowed to enter the private study and smithy of one of the most penetrating thinkers of the twentieth century, to delight in his shaping of aphorisms unfettered by what anyone else might think, eve...

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ONE MAN'S MOON: EXPANDED EDITION: POEMS BY BASHO AND OTHER JAPANESE POETS
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ONE MAN'S MOON: EXPANDED EDITION: POEMS BY BASHO AND OTHER JAPANESE POETS

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Poetry. This publication includes the original book of the same title published by Gnomon in 1984, as well as Born of a Dream, Little Enough, A Real Issa, and So Here You Are. A selection from Walking Into the Wind is also included. Many of these po...

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PATTERN OF A MAN & OTHER STORIES

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PATTERN OF A MAN & OTHER STORIES

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Fiction. First published in 1976, with a 2001 afterword by Wendell Berry. James Still was born on Double Creek in Alabama, one of ten children. For most of his life he lived in a log house at the forks of Troublesome and Wolfpen creeks in Knott Coun...

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Once in Vermont
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Once in Vermont

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Poetry. "Always a pleasure, an exhilaration, to find new poems about the real life from Bob Arnold's hand and mind. A clear view of what truly matters. A way of language that goes graciously into my ear."—Hayden Carruth"In the tradition of Wendell B...

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THE BALM OF GILEAD TREE: NEW AND SELECTED STORIES
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THE BALM OF GILEAD TREE: NEW AND SELECTED STORIES

Gnomon Press

Fiction. Robert Morgan has had four NEA Fellowships as well as Guggenheim and Rockefeller Foundation fellowships. Ten powerful new stories are collected here for the first time and seven are reprinted from his two acclaimed earlier collections. Morg...

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LONESOME ROAD
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LONESOME ROAD

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Fiction. LONESOME ROAD is a gripping story of the sudden disappearance of a child. The book explores the effect of family tragedy on a happy marriage. A chilling and compelling story. The reader is caught up from the beginning and follows the steady...

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OF MOMENT
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OF MOMENT

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PAYNE HOLLOW: LIFE ON THE FRINGE OF SOCIETY
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PAYNE HOLLOW: LIFE ON THE FRINGE OF SOCIETY

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Nonfiction. Harlan Hubbard's PAYNE HOLLOW: LIFE ON THE FRINGE OF SOCIETY provides an account of a self-made alternative lifestyle in early 1950's America. Anna and Harlan Hubbard, refusing to adopt the industrial positioning provided, built a simple...

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THE BRIER POEMS
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THE BRIER POEMS

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Poetry. Jim Wayne Miller is a poet of a particular geographical place, yet he sings, he preaches, and just plain talks in a language from the earth. Oddly, this kind of poetry is not in fashion these days, but I think it will outlast most of what is...

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Newfound
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Newfound

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Fiction. "In a beautiful plainspoken novel of an Appalachian boy's coming-of-age, Kentucky poet Miller tells of a family drama rooted in daily work, the turn of the seasons, and the stories people share"—Booklist.

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The Granite Pail: The Selected Poems of Lorine Niedecker
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The Granite Pail: The Selected Poems of Lorine Niedecker

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Poetry. Edited by Cid Corman. The section headings in this book of poems are all vintage Niedecker, but they stake out the poems in three large masses. The earlier work-apprentice to Zukofsky but finding her voice; the central work—when she discover...

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Hell and Ohio: Stories of Southern Appalachian
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Hell and Ohio: Stories of Southern Appalachian

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Fiction. These stories portray modern life in Southern Appalachian.

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INNER LIGHT: THE SHAKER LEGACY

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INNER LIGHT: THE SHAKER LEGACY

Gnomon Press

Photography. Fifty-eight photographs by Linda Butler and a superb text by June Sprigg, author of By Shaker Hands, reveal and pay tribute to the elegance of line, the magnificent craftsmanship, the realms of stillness and light, the vision and spirit...

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His First, Best Country
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His First, Best Country

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Fiction. "Jim Wayne Miller is wonderful when he goes to the core of what is most painful and most difficult about our relationship to home, about our relationship to the land that has sustained us, to the people that have loved or tried to love us, ...

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