A Russian Doll and Other Stories is the ninth collection of short fiction by one of this century''s premier Argentinian writers who, with his fellow countrymen Julio Cortazar and Jorge Luis Borges, helped change the world''s perception of Latin American literature. Bioy Casares''s narratives are elegant and urbane, his style precise and streamlined, as he paces his characters through seriocomic traps of fate - ensnared by love, impelled by lust, ambition, or plain greed, even metamorphosed
A lovely signed, limited edition of Corman’s 1970 edition of stunningly lean, and spare modern poetry that sometimes appears as a form of Western haiku.
It was completed in the summer of 1968, a few months before he set out from Our Lady of Gethsemani monastery in Kentucky on the Asian journey from which he did not return. The..
From small steps to giant leaps, A Galaxy of Her Own tells fifty stories of inspirational women who have been fundamental to the story of humans in space, from scientists to..
Readers of Michael McClure''s play Gorf may be reminded of Alfred Jarry''s LJbu Roi, even if dancing TV sets and the "Middle American" protagonists Mert and Gert bring the surreal..
Since his work first appeared in Poetry, Robert Fitzgerald''s controlled yet lyric voice, his intimacy with the classic tradition, have gained for him a distinguished reputation..