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  • Bread Bible, The
    Beranbaum, Rose Levy
    The Bread Bible gives bread bakers 150 of the meticulous, foolproof recipes that are Rose Levy Beranbaum's trademark. Her knowledge of the chemistry of baking, the accessibility of her recipes, and the incomparable taste of her creations make this book invaluable for home cooks and professional bakers alike."Understanding" and "Pointers for Success" sections explain in simple, ...

    $786.00 MXN

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  • Space Chronicles
    Degrasse Tyson, Neil / Lang, Avis (Ed.)
    America’s space program is at a turning point. After decades of global primacy, NASA has ended the space-shuttle program, cutting off its access to space. No astronauts will be launched in an American craft, from American soil, until the 2020s, and NASA may soon find itself eclipsed by other countries’ space programs.With his signature wit and thought-provoking insights, Neil d...

    $391.00 MXN

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  • Secret Sharer, The
    Conrad, Joseph
    This Norton Critical Edition includes four stories?two set on stormy seas, two on calm seas, all four based on the same incident?that speak to each other in interesting ways.The stories in this Norton Critical Edition maintain the connection and sequencing that Joseph Conrad saw among them. In his “Author’s Note” to ‘Twixt Land and Sea, Conrad writes of his two “Calm-pieces” (“...

    $560.00 MXN

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  • Body Never Lies
    Miller, Alice
    Never before has world-renowned psychoanalyst Alice Miller examined so persuasively the long-range consequences of childhood abuse on the body. Using the experiences of her patients along with the biographical stories of literary giants such as Virginia Woolf, Franz Kafka, and Marcel Proust, Miller shows how a child's humiliation, impotence, and bottled rage will manifest itsel...

    $333.00 MXN

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  • New Annotated Sherlock Holmes, The
    Doyle, Arthur Conan
    The publication of Leslie S. Klinger's brilliant new annotations of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's four classic Holmes novels in 2005 created a Holmes sensation. Klinger reassembles Doyle's four seminal novels in their original order, with over 1,000 notes, 350 illustrations and period photographs, and tantalizing new Sherlockian theories. Inside, readers will find:A Study in Scarlet...

    $1,913.00 MXN

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  • Annotated Christmas Carol, The
    Dickens, Charles / Hearn, Michael Patrick (Ed.) / Leech, John (Il.)
    What would Christmas be without A Christmas Carol? Charles Dickens's famous ghost story is as much a part of the season as plum pudding and mistletoe, and Michael Patrick Hearn, the celebrated annotator of The Wizard of Oz and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, has now prepared a sumptuous new edition of the Dickens classic. This latest contribution to the Norton annotated ser...

    $606.00 MXN

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  • Annotated Classic Fairy Tales, The
    Tatar, Maria (ed.)
    The Annotated Classic Fairy Tales is a remarkable treasure trove, a work that celebrates the best-loved tales of childhood and presents them through the vision of Maria Tatar, a leading authority in the field of folklore and children's literature. Into the woods with Little Red Riding Hood, up the beanstalk with Jack, and down through the depths of the ocean with the Little Mer...

    $794.00 MXN

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  • Annotated Hans Christian Andersen, The
    Andersen, Hans
    In her most ambitious annotated work to date, Maria Tatar celebrates the stories told by Denmark's 'perfect wizard' and re-envisions Hans Christian Andersen as a writer who casts his spell on both children and adults. Andersen's most beloved tales, such as 'The Emperor's New Clothes,' 'The Ugly Duckling,' and 'The Little Mermaid,' are now joined by 'The Shadow' and 'Story of a ...

    $836.00 MXN

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  • A Clockwork Orange
    Burgess, Anthony
    The only American edition of the cult classic novel.A vicious fifteen-year-old "droog" is the central character of this 1963 classic, whose stark terror was captured in Stanley Kubrick's magnificent film of the same title. In Anthony Burgess's nightmare vision of the future, where criminals take over after dark, the story is told by the central character, Alex, who talks in a b...

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  • Trainspotting
    Welsh, Irvine
    Trainspotting is the novel that first launched Irvine Welsh's spectacular career—an authentic, unrelenting, and strangely exhilarating episodic group portrait of blasted lives.It accomplished for its own time and place what Hubert Selby, Jr.'s Last Exit to Brooklyn did for his. Rents, Sick Boy, Mother Superior, Swanney, Spuds, and Seeker are as unforgettable a clutch of junkies...

    $350.00 MXN

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  • Audition
    Murakami, Ryu
    The long-awaited translation of the novel behind the cult classic Japanese movie. In this gloriously over-the-top tale, Aoyama, a widower who has lived alone with his son ever since his wife died seven years before, finally decides it is time to remarry. Since Aoyama is a bit rusty when it comes to dating, a filmmaker friend proposes that, in order to attract the perfect wife, ...

    $293.00 MXN

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  • Selected stories of Patricia Highsmith
    Highsmith, Patricia
    The Selected Stories of Patricia Highsmith presents five of Highsmith's classic short story collections in a single masterful volume. Compelling, twisted, and fiercely intelligent, this landmark collection showcases Highsmith's mastery of the short story form.In a cruel twist of irony, Texas-born Patricia Highsmith (1921-1995) is being recognized only after her death for her in...

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  • Popular Hits of the Show Era
    Murakami, Ryu
    From the author of Audition, a wickedly satirical and wildly funny tale of an intergenerational battle of the sexes.In his most irreverent novel yet, Ryu Murakami creates a rivalry of epic proportions between six aimless youths and six tough-as-nails women who battle for control of a Tokyo neighborhood. At the outset, the young men seem louche but harmless, their activities lim...

    $459.00 MXN

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  • Complete Record Cover Collection, The
    Crumb, Robert
    Un Factótum del arteRobert Crumb no es sólo uno de los pioneros del cómic, no está considerado únicamente como uno de los grandes caricaturistas e ilustradores del siglo XX, es además un artista singular que ha sabido retratar sin tapujos a una sociedad norteamericana en toda su dimensión histérica y delatado abiertamente su hipocresía. Y si esto no fuera suficiente para desper...

    $613.00 MXN

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  • Patricia Highsmith
    Highsmith, Patricia
    The remarkable renaissance of Patricia Highsmith continues with the publication of "Patricia Highsmith: Selected Novels and Short Stories", featuring two groundbreaking novels as well as a trove of penetrating short stories. With a critical introduction by Joan Schenkar, situating Highsmith's classic works within her own tumultuous life, this book provides a useful guide to som...

    $1,133.00 MXN

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  • Annotated Brothers Grimm, The
    Andersen, Hans
    Celebrate the 200th birthday of the Brothers Grimm stories with this lavish volume now richly expanded for a new generation.Publication of the Grimms’ Children’s Stories and Household Tales in 1812 brought the great European oral folk tradition into print for the first time. The Annotated Brothers Grimm returns in a deluxe and augmented 200th-anniversary edition commemorating t...

    $785.00 MXN

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  • Comics and sequential art
    Eisner, Will
    Will Eisner is one of the twentieth century's great American artists, a man who pioneered the field of comic arts. Here, in his classic Comics and Sequential Art, he refines the art of graphic storytelling into clear, concise principles that every cartoonist, comic artist, writer, and filmmaker meeds to know. Adapted from Eisner's landmark course at New York's School of Visual ...

    $470.00 MXN

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  • Letters to a Young Poet
    Rilke, Rainer Maria
    Rilke's timeless letters about poetry, sensitive observation, and the complicated workings of the human heart.Born in 1875, the great German lyric poet Rainer Maria Rilke published his first collection of poems in 1898 and went on to become renowned for his delicate depiction of the workings of the human heart. Drawn by some sympathetic note in his poems, young people often wro...

    $257.00 MXN

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  • They Say / I Say
    Graff, Gerald / Birkenstein, Cathy
    “They Say / I Say” identifies the key rhetorical moves in academic writing, showing students how to frame their arguments in the larger context of what others have said and providing templates to help them make those moves. And, because these moves are central across all disciplines, the book includes chapters on writing in the sciences, writing in the social sciences, and?new ...

    $942.00 MXN

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  • Bob Dylan Revisited
    Dylan, Bob
    For the last forty years Bob Dylan has never ceased to be one of the most creative and inspired musicians in the world. Mesmerized by the power of his lyrics and intrigued by the possibilities of translating his powerful, enigmatic personality into art, thirteen leading graphic artists banded together to create this unusual testament to the universality and transcendent vision ...

    $590.00 MXN

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  • Metamorphosis, The
    Kafka, Franz
    Franz Kafka’s 1915 novella of unexplained horror and nightmarish transformation became a worldwide classic and remains a century later one of the most widely read works of fiction in the world. It is the story of traveling salesman Gregor Samsa, who wakes one morning to find himself transformed into a monstrous insect. This hugely influential work inspired George Orwell, Albert...

    $229.00 MXN

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  • Norse Mythology
    Gaiman, Neil
    Neil Gaiman has long been inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction. Now he turns his attention back to the source, presenting a bravura rendition of the great northern tales.In Norse Mythology, Gaiman stays true to the myths in envisioning the major Norse pantheon: Odin, the highest of the high, wise, daring, and cunning; Thor, Odin’s son,...

    $509.00 MXN

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  • Guns, Germs and Steel
    Diamond, Jared
    In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. Societies that had had a head start in food production advanced beyond the hunter-gatherer stage, and then developed religion --as well as nasty germs and potent weapons of war -...

    $372.00 MXN

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  • Death of Hitler
    Petrova, Ada
    It is one of the most enduring mysteries of the twentieth century: how, exactly, Adolf Hitler died and what happened to his remains. With access to the Russians' Hitler Archive, this book reveals not only what happened after the Russians captured Hitler's bunker but also why the Soviets felt the details of his death had to be suppressed. 52 photographs. ...

    $319.00 MXN

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  • Once Sent From The Golden Hall (LP)
    Amon, Amarth
    A1.- Ride For Vengeance A2.- The Dragons' Flight Across The WavesA3.- Without Fear A4.- Victorious MarchB1.- Friends Of The Suncross B2.- Abandoned B3.- Amon Amarth B4.- Once Sent From The Golden Hall ...

    $650.00 MXN

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  • Mortal Trash: Poems
    Addonizio, Kim
    Passionate and irreverent, Mortal Trash transports the readers into a world of wit, lament, and desire. In a section called “Over the Bright and Darkened Lands,” canonical poems are torqued into new shapes. “Except Thou Ravish Me,” reimagines John Donne’s famous “Batter my heart, Three-person’d God” as told from the perspective of a victim of domestic violence. Like Pablo Nerud...

    $341.00 MXN

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  • Norse Mythology
    Gaiman, Neil
    Neil Gaiman, long inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction, presents a bravura rendition of the Norse gods and their world from their origin though their upheaval in Ragnarok.In Norse Mythology, Gaiman stays true to the myths in envisioning the major Norse pantheon: Odin, the highest of the high, wise, daring, and cunning; Thor, Odin’s son...

    $313.00 MXN

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  • Adjustment Day
    Palahniuk, Chuck
    People pass the word only to those they trust most: Adjustment Day is coming. They've been reading a mysterious book and memorising its directives. They are ready for the reckoning.Adjustment Day, the author's first novel in four years, is an ingeniously comic tale in which Chuck Palahniuk does what he does best: skewer the absurdities in our society. Smug, geriatric politician...

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  • Berenice Abbott a life in photography
    Haaften, Julia Van
    Berenice Abbott is to American photography what Georgia O'Keeffe is to painting or Willa Cather to letters. Abbott's sixty-year career established her not only as a master of American photography but also as a teacher, writer, archivist and inventor.A teenage rebel from Ohio, Abbott escaped to Paris-photographing, in Sylvia Beach's words, "everyone who was anyone"-before return...

    $1,003.00 MXN

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  • Invisible monsters a novel
    Palahniuk, Chuck
    She's a fashion model who has everything: a boyfriend, a career, a loyal best friend. But when a sudden freeway "accident" leaves her disfigured and incapable of speech, she goes from being the beautiful center of attention to being an invisible monster, so hideous that no one will acknowledge she exists. Enter Brandy Alexander, Queen Supreme, one operation away from becoming a...

    $313.00 MXN

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