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Comedy / 2m, 6f / Int. Unger and Madison are at it again! Florence Unger and Olive Madison, that is, in Neil Simon's hilarious contemporary comic classic: the female version of The Odd Couple. Instead of the poker party that begins the original ve...

Odd Couple (Female Version), The

Dismissed from the university where she served as Professor of Romantic Languages, Dr. Molly Whitcomb travels west to start over in the secluded mountain town of Timber Ridge, Colorado, where she'll be teaching children. Her train stops in Denver,...

Beyond This Moment (Timber Ridge Reflections, Book #2)

"A model of popular intellectual history. In every way, ? A Most Dangerous Book is a most brilliant achievement. "-Washington Post. When the Roman historian Tacitus wrote the Germania, a none-too-flattering little book about the ancient Germans, h...

A Most Dangerous Book: Tacitus's Germania from the Roman Empire to the Third Reich

In this compelling first novel, Kerouac draws on his New England mill-town boyhood to create the world of George and Marguerite Martin and their eight children, each endowed with an energy and a vision of life.

The Town and the City

Charles Samuels, a New York newspaperman, wrote biographies of Jody Garland, Lizzie Borden, and Evelyn Nesbit. He worked with Buster Keaton on My Wonderful World of Slapstick (also available from Da Capo Press). Donald Bogle is the author of Brown...

My Wonderful World Of Slapstick (Da Capo Paperback)

When Zac Sparks's mother dies, he's sent to live in Five Corners with his cruel old Aunties. It isn't long before Zac knows something strange is going on. Five Corners is populated with weird characters-a midget butler, a girl who doesn't speak, a...

The Blue Umbrella: A Novel

The complete play scripts to: The Misanthrope by Moliere, English version by Richard Wilbur; Phaedra by Racine, English version by Robert Lowell; The Cid by Corneille, English version by James Schevill; and Figaros Marriage by Beaumarchais, Engli...

The Misanthrope and Other French Classics (Paperback) (Eric Bentley's Dramatic Repertoire ; V. 3)

In Dime-Store Alchemy, poet Charles Simic refects on the life and work of Joseph Cornell, the maverick surrealist who is one of America's great artists. Simic's spare prose is as enchanting and luminous as the mysterious boxes of found objects for...

Dime-Store Alchemy: The Art of Joseph Cornell (New York Review Books Classics)

In Winter Journal, Auster presents the abandonment of the family by his father from his mother's point of view: her struggle as a single mother; love found again late in life, a love that was short-lived; her troubled later years and, finally, her...

Winter Journal

"We raised our fists and cheered. With the sagas in our heads, with Iceland at its wildest beneath our boots, it would not have been impossible to see Brdr clumping along the summit ridge, prodding the glacier with his staff, ready to show us the...

Iceland: Land of the Sagas

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