These essays are incomparable; this is a volume to treasure and savor at one's leisure. Harper Perennial.
Writings from The New Yorker 1927-1976Harper Perennial Modern Classics #ad - Writings from The New Yorker 1927-1976 #ad - Written for the new yorker over a span of forty-nine years, they show White’s changing concerns and development as a writer. Here are 161 wise, witty, and spirited short pieces and essays by the inimitable E. White. Also included are an Introduction and Selective Bibliography by Rebecca M. B. In matchless style white writes about everything from cicadas to Khrushchev, from Maine to the space age, from New York garbagemen to the sparrow, from academic freedom to lipstick, from Thoreau to hyphens, from the Constitution to Harold Ross and even the common cold.
White has been described by one critic as “our finest essayist, ” and these short pieces and essays are classics to be read, savored, and read again. Dale.
One Man's MeatTilbury House Publishers #ad - In print for fifty-five years, One Man's Meat continues to delight readers with E. B. Too personal for an almanac, and too funny and self-doubting for a literary journal, too sophisticated for a domestic history, One Man's Meat can best be described as a primer of a countryman's lessons a timeless recounting of experience that will never go out of style.
White's witty, succinct observations on daily life at a Maine saltwater farm.
Here is New YorkThe Little Bookroom #ad - Here is New York #ad - Perceptive, funny, and nostalgic, E. B. Re-issue of the classic paean to New York City first issued in 1949 by E. The new york times has named here is new york one of the ten best books ever written about the metropolis, and The New Yorker calls it "the wittiest essay, and one of the most perceptive, ever done on the city.
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White fans looking for more from their favorite author; and for dog lovers who may not have discovered the wit, style, and compassion of this most distinguished of American essayists. White. B. White 1899 1985 is best known for his children's books, Stuart Little, Charlotte's Web, and The Trumpet of the Swan.
White on dogs, has compiled the best and funniest of his essays, Martha White, letters, poems, his granddaughter and manager of his literary estate, and sketches depicting over a dozen of White's various canine companions. B. Columnist for the new yorker for over half a century and co-author of Strunk and White's The Elements of Style, White hit his stride as an American literary icon when he began publishing his 'One Man's Meat' columns from his saltwater farm on the coast of Maine.
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Letters of E. B. WhiteHarper Perennial Modern Classics #ad - Originally edited by Dorothy Lobrano Guth, and revised and updated by Martha White. B. Tilbury House Publishers. Buford, alaska-bound in 1923-are brought to life in White’s descriptions. With a foreword by John Updike. These letters are, precise, of course, beautifully written but above all personal, and honest.
Letters of E. B. White #ad - White’s life in new York and in Maine at every stage of his life. Places, too-from belgrade Maine to Turtle Bay NYC to the S. S. There is no other book of letters to compare with this; it is a book to treasure and savor at one’s leisure. As white wrote in this book, “a man who publishes his letters becomes nudist—nothing shields him from the world’s gaze except his bare skin.
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On DemocracyHarper #ad - White in 1947. Decades before our current political turmoil, White crafted eloquent yet practical political statements that continue to resonate. There’s only one kind of press that’s any good—” he proclaimed, “a press free from any taint of the government. He condemned the trend of defamation, arguing that “in doubtful, doubting days, national morality tends to slip and slide toward a condition in which the test of a man’s honor is his zeal for discovering dishonor in others.
And on the spread of fascism he lamented, “fascism enjoys at the moment an almost perfect climate for growth—a world of fear and hunger. Anchored by an introduction by pulitzer prize-winning historian Jon Meacham, this concise collection of essays, letters, and poems from one of this country’s most eminent literary voices offers much-needed historical context for our current state of the nation—and hope for the future of our society.
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Death of a Salesman Viking Critical LibraryPenguin Books #ad - But somehow the riches and respect he covets have eluded him. B. Willy lives in a fragile world of elaborate excuses and daydreams, conflating past and present in a desperate attempt to make sense of himself and of a world that once promised so much. Since it was first performed in 1949, arthur Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama about the tragic shortcomings of an American dreamer has been recognized as a milestone of the theater.
This viking critical library edition of death of a salesman contains the complete text of the play, harold Clurman, and extensive critical and contextual material including:Conflicting reviews about its opening night by Robert Garland, and othersFive articles by Miller on his play, typescript facsimiles, Eleanor Clark, Ivor Brown, including "Tragedy and the Common Man" and his "Introduction to Collected Plays"Critical essays by John Gassner, Joseph A.
Hynes, and othersanalogous works by Eudora Welty, Allan Seager, and othersGeneral essays on Miller by William Weigand, Walter D. Tilbury House Publishers. At age 63, the moment of betrayal that undermined his relationship with his wife and destroyed his relationship with Biff, he searches for the moment his life took a wrong turn, the son in whom he invested his faith.
Moody, and irwin shawthe stage designer's account, a list of topics for discussion and papers, a chronology, Tennessee Williams, presented in selections from Designing for the Theatre by Jo MielzinerAn in-depth introduction by the editor, and a bibliography Re-issue of the classic paean to New York City first issued in 1949 by E.
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In E. B. Here are the best and funniest of his essays, letters, poems, and sketches depicting over a dozen of White’s canine companions. E. B. White fans and also for dog lovers who may not have discovered the wit, style, and compassion of this distinguished American essayist. I just saw an eagle go by. This is a book for E.
E.B. White on Dogs #ad - B. This is a book for readers and writers who recognize a good sentence and a masterful turn of a phrase; for E. White fans looking for more from their favorite author; and for dog lovers who may not have discovered the wit, style, and compassion of this most distinguished of American essayists. White 1899–1985 is best known for his children’s books, Charlotte’s Web, Stuart Little, and The Trumpet of the Swan.
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Great product! Penguin Books. Yet most readers and audiences believe the couple’s strong love would overcome these differences were it not for Iago, who sets out to destroy Othello. B. Tilbury House Publishers. In addition to exhibitions open to the public throughout the year, the Folger offers a full calendar of performances and programs.
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Some Writer!: The Story of E. B. White Ala Notable Children's Books. All Ages #ad - Penguin Books. Great product! Readers young and old will be fascinated and inspired by the journalist, New Yorker contributor, and children’s book author who loved words his whole life. Harcourt Brace and Company. This authorized tribute, a New York Times bestseller, includes an afterword by Martha White, his granddaughter.
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