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              Books by Adam Kirsch

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              Emblems Of The Passing World: Poems After Photographs by August Sander

              Emblems Of The Passing World: Poems After Photographs by August Sander (Hardback)

              By Kirsch, Adam

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              August Sander's photographic portraits of ordinary people in Weimar Germany inspire this uncanny new collection of poems by one of America's most celebrated writers and critics Through his portraits of ordinary people--soldiers, housewives, children, peasants, and city dwellers-- ...

              ISBN 9781590517345
              Published 15 November 2015 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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              The Wounded Surgeon: Confessions and Transformations in Six American Poets
               

              The Wounded Surgeon: Confessions and Transformations in Six American Poets (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Kirsch, Adam

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              This book reclaims the achievements of six American poets--Lowell, Bishop, Berryman, Jarrell, Schwartz, and Plath--by offering critical biographies of the poetry.

              ISBN 9780393339352
              Published 1 April 2005 by WW Norton & Co
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              The Global Novel: Writing the World in the 21st Century

              The Global Novel: Writing the World in the 21st Century (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Kirsch, Adam

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              What will 21st century fiction look like?Acclaimed literary critic Adam Kirsch examines some of our most beloved writers, including Haruki Murakami, Elena Ferrante, Roberto Bolano, and Margaret Atwood, to better understand literature in the age of globalization.

              ISBN 9780997722901
              Published 25 April 2017
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              Only Yesterday: A Novel
               

              Only Yesterday: A Novel (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Agnon, S. Y.; Translated by Harshav, Barbara; Introduction by Harshav, Benjamin; Foreword by Kirsch, Adam

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              The description for this book, Only Yesterday: A Novel, will be forthcoming.

              ISBN 9780691181004
              Published 15 March 2018
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Princeton Classics
              Language (English)
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              Why Trilling Matters
               

              Why Trilling Matters (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Kirsch, Adam

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              Lionel Trilling, regarded at the time of his death in 1975 as America's preeminent literary critic, is today often seen as a relic of a vanished era. In this book, the author shows that Trilling, far from being obsolete, is essential to understanding our current crisis of literar ...

              ISBN 9780300187823
              Published 15 February 2013 by Yale University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Republic of Plato

              The Republic of Plato (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 3rd edition)

              Translated by Kirsch, Adam; Edited by Bloom, Allan

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              Long regarded as the most accurate rendering of Plato s Republic that has yet been published, this widely acclaimed work is the first strictly literal translation of a timeless classic. This second ed

              ISBN 9780465094080
              Published 22 November 2016 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              Irving Penn - Centennial

              Irving Penn - Centennial (Hardback)

              By Hambourg, Maria Morris; Rosenheim, Jeff L.; Dennett, Alexandra; Garner, Philippe; Kirsch, Adam

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              The definitive book on the work of a virtuosic and revered American photographer

              ISBN 9781588396181
              Published 15 April 2017 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              The Modern Element: Essays on Contemporary Poetry
               

              The Modern Element: Essays on Contemporary Poetry (Hardback)

              By Kirsch, Adam

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              A collection of essays which survey the world of contemporary poetry. It scrutinises the reputation of poets such as Billy Collins and Sharon Olds and admires the achievements of writers as different as Derek Walcott, Czeslaw Milosz and Frederick Seidel.

              ISBN 9780393062717
              Published 17 January 2008 by WW Norton & Co
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              Rocket and Lightship: Essays on Literature and Ideas

              Rocket and Lightship: Essays on Literature and Ideas (Hardback)

              By Kirsch, Adam

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              A collection of essays from a great poet-critic-intellectual (Daily Beast).

              ISBN 9780393243468
              Published 8 December 2014 by WW Norton & Co
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Why Trilling Matters

              Why Trilling Matters (Hardback)

              By Kirsch, Adam

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              The distinguished poet and critic argues for the abiding relevance of a great literary mind of the twentieth century

              ISBN 9780300152692
              Published 14 October 2011 by Yale University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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