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Henry Miller

by David Stephen Calonne

<p>As an author, Henry Miller (1891–1980) was infamous for his explicit descriptions of sex, and many of his novels, from <em>The Tropic of Cancer</em> to <em>Black Spring</em>, were banned in the United States on grounds of obscenity. But his ...

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in Portland

The Fireside Poet of Maine

by John William Babin & Allan M. Levinsky

<p><strong>A look at the beloved American poet’s home and family, and a glimpse at the early years of Portland, Maine.</strong><br />  <br /> When a former Revolutionary War general named Peleg Wadsworth finished building a two-story brick ...

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Her Treasures

by Fida Islaih

<p>Islaih shares her travel to Malaysia. She continues on to share more of her thoughts on Palestine. More poems include her love for her sisters, faith, and words.</p> ...

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Herbert Huncke

The Times Square Hustler Who Inspired Jack Kerouac and the Beat Generation

by Hilary Holladay

<p>Often overlooked as a minor player on the fringes of the Beat Generation and largely dismissed by others as a scam artist, junkie, and hustler, Herbert Huncke was in fact a significant writer who served as a mentor and inspiration to such ...

ISBN: 9781936182824

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Herbert Huncke: The Times Square Hustler Who Inspired Jack Kerouac and the Beat Generation

by Holladay, Hilary

<div>Often overlooked as a minor player on the fringes of the Beat Generation and largely dismissed by others as a scam artist, junkie, and hustler, Herbert Huncke was in fact a significant writer who served as a mentor and inspiration to such ...

ISBN: 9781936182831

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Herman Melville

by Kevin J. Hayes

<p>Herman Melville is hailed as one of the greats—if not <em>the</em> greatest—of American literature. Born in New York in 1819, he first achieved recognition for his daring stylistic innovations, but it was <em>Moby-Dick</em> that would win him

ISBN: 9781780238661

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Hesse

The Wanderer and His Shadow

by Gunnar Decker

<p>Against Nazi dictatorship,the disillusionment of Weimar, and Christian austerity, Hermann Hesse’s stories inspired a nonconformist yearning for universal values to supplant fanaticism in all its guises. He reenters our world through Gunnar ...

ISBN: 9780674916395

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Hidden Hemingway

Inside the Ernest Hemingway Archives of Oak Park

by Robert K. Elder, Aaron Vetch & Mark Cirino

<p>Thinking of Ernest Hemingway often brings to mind his travels around the world, documenting war and engaging in thrilling ad- ventures. However, fully understanding this outsized international author means returning to his place of birth. ...

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Hidden Shakespeare

A Biography

by Nicholas Fogg

<p>On 26th April 1564, William Shakespeare was baptised in Stratford-upon-Avon. He would go on to be the greatest writer who ever lived. In Hidden Shakespeare, Nicholas Fogg explores Shakespeare's life, from his family background and education ...

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Hide-And-Seek With Angels

The Life of J.M. Barrie

by Lisa Chaney

<p>When James Matthew Barrie died, in 1937, his funeral was an occasion for national mourning. Crowds gathered; reporters and newsreel men came to record the day, and many well-known figures followed the coffin to its resting place in the little

ISBN: 9781409066996

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His Own Executioner

The Life of Nigel Balchin

by Derek Collett

<p>Hailed by John Betjeman as ‘one of our dozen readable living writers of genius’, Nigel Balchin was one of the best-known English novelists of the Second World War generation: few writers so tangibly convey the excitement and terror of ...

ISBN: 9781781323922

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Histoire d’un ruisseau

by Élisée Reclus

<p>L’histoire d’un ruisseau, même de celui qui naît et se perd dans la mousse, est l’histoire de l’infini. Ces gouttelettes qui scintillent<br /> ont traversé le granit, le calcaire et l’argile ; elles ont été neige sur la froide montagne, ...

ISBN: 1230002918655

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Histoire de ma jeunesse

by François Arago

<p>Extrait :<br /> Je naquis le 26 février 1786, dans la commune d’Estagel, ancienne province du Roussillon (département des Pyrénées-Orientales).<br /> Mon père, licencié en droit, avait de petites propriétés en terres arables, en vignes et ...

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Historic Photos of Ernest Hemingway

by James Plath

<p>When Ernest Hemingway won the 1954 Nobel Prize for Literature, presenters called him “one of this epoch’s great molders of style,” praising his vivid dialogue and journalistic eye for “robust details to accumulate and take on momentous ...

ISBN: 9781618583932

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History and Harmony

by nia youngest

<p>if you like memories and melodies; you're going to love history and harmony. i'm honest by nature; not because i hate you</p> ...

ISBN: 1230002374956

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History of My life

by Giacomo Casanova

<p>Seducer, gambler, necromancer, swindler, swashbuckler, poet, self-made gentleman, bon vivant, Giacomo Casanova was not only the most notorious lover of the Western world, but a supreme story teller. He lived a life stranger than most ...

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Holy Literary License

The Almighty Chooses Fallible Mortals to Write, Edit, and Translate GodStory

by Robert Flynn

<p>An award-winning western novelist with decidedly liberal political leanings writes a spiritual autobiography unlike any other. The author grew up in a small west Texas town, attended seminary, became a war correspondent in Vietnam, and taught

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Home and Exile

by Chinua Achebe

<p>Chinua Achebe is Africa's most prominent writer, the author of <em>Things Fall Apart</em>, the best known--and best selling--novel ever to come out of Africa. His fiction and poetry burn with a passionate commitment to political justice, ...

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Home at Last

by DeWitt Smith

<p>"The left side of my brain knew I was shooting page one photos for next week’s edition of the paper, and the right side felt overwhelmed by the emotion of seeing my home about to go out to sea."</p> <p>Author Barbara DeWitt Smith had a ...

ISBN: 9781627874540

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Homebush Boy

by Thomas Keneally

<p>In this playful and poignant memoir, Thomas Keneally returns to his adolescence in the suburbs of Sydney in 1952. At sixteen, the red-haired teenager idolized the poetry of Gerard Manley Hopkins and had aspirations of becoming a star on the ...

ISBN: 9781504038089

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