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Nonesuch Dickens Boxed Set
4.67
I only wish there were more novels in this series. The illustrations are great and the editions are beautiful, have ribbon markers and provide a very ...more
Jan 2002
Mar 28, 2008
 
No Gods No Masters: Book 1, Book 2 (No Gods No Masters)
3.83
I was looking for an anthology of writings by some of the "founding" anarchists. This is a pretty good selection. There isn't much commentary. The sec ...more
Nov 2010
Feb 14, 2011
 
What It Is
4.05
When you were a kid, did you have a toy that knew you? Were your toys alive? Did the wallpaper have secret shapes that only you knew about? If you ans ...more
Sep 16, 2008
Jul 22, 2008
 
Princess Academy (Princess Academy, #1)
4.00
I read this book aloud to my six-year old. She liked it a lot and I think she "got" most of it. There's nothing too intense for this age group, just s ...more
May 12, 2008
Mar 27, 2008
 
Wabi-Sabi: for Artists, Designers, Poets & Philosophers
4.03
This book was brief, but did impart some interesting insights into Japanese aesthetics of transience and decay that fits in well with my poetic studie ...more
May 10, 2009
May 13, 2009
 
On Longing: Narratives of the Miniature, the Gigantic, the Souvenir, the Collection
4.13
I had high hopes for this book, but I felt it didn't reach sympathetically at its object nor shed much light on these obsessions. Does liking miniatur ...more
Jan 1998
Apr 01, 2008
 
Cinderella
4.27
The illustrations for this book are gorgeous. I love the illustrator Kinuko Craft a.k.a. K.Y. Craft. Her hand lends fine and sumptous detail. She has ...more
Jan 2004
Apr 01, 2008
 
Cinderella
3.86
The illustrations are colorful, light-hearted and humorous. The story smart and straight-forward. Set in Louis 14th style. There is something reminisc ...more
Jan 2006
Apr 01, 2008
 
The Little House
4.28
This story brings life and subtle emotion to the house at its center. It makes the happy family memories around it so beautiful and conveys the sense ...more
Jan 1976
May 06, 2008
 
Harriet the Spy (Harriet the Spy #1)
3.97
I never read this as a kid, though my friends liked it. My daughter and I read it together. She is 9. We both liked it. The characterization and narra ...more
Sep 2011
Feb 14, 2011
 
Cinderella
4.21
My six-year old daughter likes this edition, but I dislike the illustrations. The text is interesting as it more closely follows Grimm's "Ashenputtel" ...more
Jan 2007
Apr 01, 2008
 
Ovid's Metamorphoses: A Translation
4.01
Arthur Golding's translation is lively and really brings out the humor, irony, and wit in Ovid.
Apr 1993
Apr 30, 2008
 
Inferno
3.97
John Ciardi's translation is unbeatable. It's this or the original for me.
Jan 2000
Apr 01, 2008
 
Das Märchen von Rosenblättchen
4.00
I have the English edition of this book.
Jan 2007
Mar 28, 2008
 
Des Seligen Schneider's Weitling Lehre Vom Sozialismus Und Communismus
0.00
None
not set
Apr 18, 2012
 
The Oedipus Cycle: Oedipus Rex / Oedipus at Colonus / Antigone
3.95
None
Mar 1988
Mar 22, 2012
 
Nonviolence: The History of a Dangerous Idea
3.98
None
Jan 2010
May 13, 2009
 
One L: The Turbulent True Story of a First Year at Harvard Law School
3.57
None
Jan 1993
Apr 01, 2008
 
Poems New and Collected
4.42
None
Jan 2001
Mar 28, 2008
 
Suburban Nation: The Rise of Sprawl and the Decline of the American Dream
4.05
None
Jan 2001
Mar 28, 2008
 
Faust: First Part
3.92
None
Jan 2004
Mar 22, 2012
 
Black Looks: Race and Representation
4.27
None
Oct 1992
Jul 29, 2013
 
Notes from Underground
4.14
None
Jan 1998
Apr 01, 2008
 
The Parallax View
4.01
None
May 13, 2009
Mar 27, 2008
 
On Practice and Contradiction
3.96
None
not set
Jul 10, 2014
 
The Collected Tales of Nikolai Gogol
4.36
None
Jan 1998
Apr 01, 2008
 
The Overcoat and Other Short Stories
4.22
None
Jan 1994
Apr 01, 2008
 
Beatrix Potter's Journal
4.31
None
Jan 2006
Mar 30, 2012
 
Out of Place
3.94
None
Jan 1999
Mar 22, 2012
 
S/Z
3.98
None
Jan 1991
Mar 28, 2008
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