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              Books by Mary McCarthy

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              Making Books by Hand

              Making Books by Hand (Paperback)

              By McCarthy, Mary; Manna, Phillip

              Describes the techniques and equipment used in making books, provides instructions for making accordion books, journals, scrapbooks, and other projects, and offers a selection of artists' books.

              ISBN 9781564966759
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2000
              Publisher Rockport Publishers Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Oasis: A Novel
               

              Oasis: A Novel (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By McCarthy, Mary; Gornick, Vivian

              • RRP: $38.99
              • $35.09
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              Story of a group of Americans who seek to escape the perils of present-day life by going to the New England mountains.

              ISBN 9781612192284
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2013
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Neversink
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              On the Iliad
               

              On the Iliad (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bespaloff, Rachel; Translated by McCarthy, Mary

              • RRP: $72.99
              • $72.99
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              Contents include: The Style of the Mythical Age: An Introduction by Hermann Broch ON THE ILIAD Hector Thetis and Achilles Helen The Comedy of the Gods Troy and Moscow Priam and Achilles Break Bread Poets and Prophets Originally published in 1947. The Princeton Legacy Library uses... the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.
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              ISBN 9780691620893
              Released NZ 15 Feb 2019
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Princeton Legacy Library
              Language (English)
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              War And The Iliad
               

              War And The Iliad (Paperback, Main)

              By Weil, Simone; Bespaloff, Rachel; Introduction by Benfey, Christopher E. G.; Translated by McCarthy, Mary; Afterword by Broch, Hermann

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              Simone Weil's The Iliad , or the Poem of Force is one of her most celebrated works. Rachel Bespaloff was a French contemporary of Weil's whose work similarly explored the complex relations between literature, religion, and philosophy. This edition brings together these two influe...ntial essays, accompanied by Benfey's introduction.
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              ISBN 9781590171455
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2004
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Stones of Florence and Venice Observed
                

              The Stones of Florence and Venice Observed (EPUB ebook)

              By McCarthy, Mary

              Features vivid and perceptive descriptions of two great Italian cities, Florence and Venice, told through their history and art. The author depicts Florence through its tempestuous past, from the reign of the Medicis to Savonarola's bonfire of the vanities, and Venice as a city o...f illusion and spectacle, and carnival and commerce.
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              ISBN 9780141913445
              Available in EPUB
              Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
              Language en
              Released NZ 23 Feb 2006
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Penguin Modern Classics
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              The Company She Keeps
               

              The Company She Keeps (Paperback)

              By McCarthy, Mary; Introduction by McLlain, Paula

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              Pubished in 1942, Mary McCarthy's first novel creates a fascinating portrait of a 1930s New York social circle.

              ISBN 9781844085941
              Released NZ 29 Nov 2011
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Virago modern classics
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              Pale Fire

              Pale Fire (Paperback, New edition)

              By Nabokov, Vladimir; Introduction by McCarthy, Mary

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              A novel constructed around the last great poem of a fictional American poet, John Shade, and an account of his death.

              ISBN 9780141185262
              Released NZ 14 Jun 2001
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Penguin Modern Classics
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              The Group

              The Group (Paperback)

              By McCarthy, Mary; Introduction by Bushnell, Candace

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              The original SEX AND THE CITY

              ISBN 9781844085934
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2010
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Virago modern classics
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              Memories Of A Catholic Girlhood
               

              Memories Of A Catholic Girlhood (Paperback)

              By McCarthy, Mary

              • RRP: $27.99
              • $27.99
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              Many a time in the course of doing these memoirs, I have wished that I were writing fiction. These are Mary McCarthy's words as she blends memories with family myths to take us back to the twenties, when she was orphaned in a world of relations as colourful, potent and mysterious... as the Catholic religion itself.
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              ISBN 9780099283454
              Released NZ 5 May 2000
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Vintage Classics
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              On the Iliad
               

              On the Iliad (Hardback)

              By Bespaloff, Rachel; Translated by McCarthy, Mary

              • RRP: $172.00
              • $172.00
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              Contents include: The Style of the Mythical Age: An Introduction by Hermann Broch ON THE ILIAD Hector Thetis and Achilles Helen The Comedy of the Gods Troy and Moscow Priam and Achilles Break Bread Poets and Prophets Originally published in 1947. The Princeton Legacy Library uses... the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.
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              ISBN 9780691656410
              Released NZ 15 Feb 2019
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Princeton Legacy Library
              Language (English)
              Availability
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