The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Author: Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Publisher: Courier Dover Publications

ISBN: 1606600281

Category: Poetry

Page: 192

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Stunning hardcover edition, reproduced from 1910 original, offers the print equivalent of a medieval manuscript: sumptuously hand-lettered text, decorative borders, illuminated scripts, and numerous marginal illustrations plus 20 full-page color plates.
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The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Author: S.T. Coleridge,Gustave Dor‚

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486223051

Category: Art

Page: 76

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A sailor recounts the terrible fate that befell his ship when he shot down an albatross.
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The Oil Jar and Other Stories

Author: Luigi Pirandello

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486154793

Category: Fiction

Page: 96

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Celebrated title story plus "Little Hut," "Mrs. Frola and Mr. Ponza, Her Son-in-Law," "Citrons from Sicily," "With Other Eyes," "A Voice," and 5 other tales from the 1934 Nobel Prize-winning author.
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On the Art of Drawing

Author: Robert Fawcett

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486138585

Category: Art

Page: 144

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The "Illustrator's Illustrator" presents fundamentals of improvisation, lighting, style, and technique. Thorough examinations of the human figure and landscapes feature 100 illustrations and stress the importance of design and composition.
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English Romantic Poetry

An Anthology

Author: Stanley Appelbaum

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486292827

Category: Poetry

Page: 240

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Rich selection of 123 poems by six great English Romantic poets: William Blake (24 poems), William Wordsworth (27 poems), Samuel Taylor Coleridge (10 poems), Lord Byron (16 poems), Percy Bysshe Shelley (24 poems) and John Keats (22 poems). Introduction and brief commentaries on the poets. Includes 2 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative: "Ozymandias" and "Ode on a Grecian Urn."
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Treasury of Nineteenth-Century Ornamental Metalwork

Author: Jules Decker

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486145409

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 144

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1,000 prime examples of French metal masterworks, painstakingly reproduced. Weather vanes, tiles, waterspouts, trims, basins, cane tips, pike heads, and more offer a wealth of inspiration and historical accuracy.
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Composition

Understanding Line, Notan and Color

Author: Arthur Wesley Dow

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486133648

Category: Art

Page: 144

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Focusing on harmonic relations between lines, color, and dark and light patterns, this manual influenced generations of artists. Practical and well-illustrated, it conveys its insights in a convenient workbook format.
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Nordic Gods and Heroes

Author: Padraic Colum,Willy Pogány

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486289120

Category: Social Science

Page: 282

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A collection of Norse myths and legends featuring such gods as Odin, Thor, Frey, and Freya.
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Heimskringla

or, The Lives of the Norse Kings

Author: Snorri Sturluson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486137872

Category: History

Page: 832

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Great classic by Icelandic poet/chieftain chronicles reigns of 16 high kings, including Olav II Haraldson, patron saint of Norway. Viking roving gives way to Christianity, unification of Norway. Over 130 illustrations and 5 maps.
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Early Poems

Author: William Carlos Williams

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486292940

Category: Poetry

Page: 64

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Fine selection of early verse by influential ("no ideas but in things") American poet includes "Peace on Earth," "Willow Poem," "Queen-Anne's-Lace," "Tract," "El Hombre," "Danse Russe," "Keller Gegen Dom," "Portrait of a Lady," "The Widow's Lament in Springtime," many more.
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