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'Essay on the Influence of a Low Price of Corn on the Profits of Stock'; Pierro Sraffa was in namesake 'Neo-' school; used Portuguese wine & English cloth to illustrate a theory
The Face of the Deep; 'The One Certainty'; 'Remember'; 'An Apple-Gathering'; 'Come buy, come buy'
Foul Play; It is Never Too Late to Mend; The Cloister and the Hearth
The Seven Lamps of Architecture; The Stones of Venice
'Defender of the Faith'; Operation Shylock; Exit Ghost
Joseph Anton: A Memoir; Shame
'Elegy for Jane'; another villanelle has the refrain 'I learn by going where I have to go'
The Case for Animal Rights
'Piazza Piece'; The New Criticism; poem describes title 'Lady with rod that made them rise / From their noon apple-dreams and scuttle / Goose-fashion under the skies!'
claimed that Marx, Freud, and Nietzsche made a 'school' of the 'hermeneutics of suspicion'; Interpretation Theory; Oneself as Another; Fallible Man
poem: title woman 'leaned out from the gold bar of Heaven'; immortalized Lizzie Siddal in paintings such as Beata Beatrix; contributed to The Germ
The Idea of Public Reason Revisited; The Law of Peoples
The Longest Day; A Bridge Too Far
The Romantic Manifesto; Night of January 16th
Colas Breugnon; The Burning Bush; invented the term 'oceanic feeling'; Jean-Christophe
'The Profession of Faith of the Savoyard Vicar' is a section of a work in which the title character educates his future wife Sophie
When I Was a Child I Read Books; recurring character John Ames; Home; Lila; characters Ruth and Sylvie live in Fingerbone, Idaho
The Voyage to Purilia; Dream Girl; Street Scene; Mr. Zero is replaced by the title technology in another play
Dust and Ashes; The Dirk; Children of the Arbat
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Voyage in the Dark; The Left Bank
Illuminations; 'Alchemy of the Word' is a section of a prose poem; 'yelping Redskins' kill the crew of the title vessel in another work; assigned colors to vowels in a poem section
made up the fictional Abbey of Thélème, whose motto is 'Do as you will'; 17,913 cows' worth of milk needed to feed a title character of his; Bakhtin wrote [this guy] and His Worl
'The Panther'; poem beginning 'A tree arose. O pure transcendence!'; 'Letters to a Young Poet'
Athalie; The Litigants; Hermione falls in love with Pyrrhus in his alexandrine adaptation of a Euripides play
'An Essay on Quantity'; inspired James Beattie; 'Essays on the Active Powers of Man'
Dilemmas; introduced the 'category mistake' that results from Cartesian dualism, which he describes as a 'ghost in the machine'
title character is pursued by the awful Mr. B in a novel parodied by Henry Fielding
The Mask of Apollo; The Last of the Wine; The Persian Boy; other stuff about Greeks
Contingency, Irony, and Solidarity; Feminism and Pragmatism; Pragmatism as Romantic Polytheism
The Black Obelisk; The Night in Lisbon; Arch of Triumph
'The End of Imagination'; novel: awful b*tch Baby Kochamma accuses Velatha of raping Ammu and abducting twins, one of whom had been molested by the Orangedrink Lemondrink Man
The Theory of Relativity and A Priori Knowledge; Experience and Prediction: an analysis of the foundations and the structure of knowledge; founded the Berlin Circle
delivered the 'Man's Peril From the Hydrogen Bomb' speech on the radio; 'Marriage and the Population Question'; Analysis of Mind
'The House on the Hill'; 'Luke Havergal'; The Children of the Night; wrote about the residents of Tilbury Town
'The Old Swimmin' Hole'; 'When the Frost is on the Punkin'; inspired a musical about a child who sings of her 'hard-knock life'
One Hundred Poems from the Chinese; 'The Signature of All Things'; 'The Phoenix and the Tortoise'; assoc. w/ Beats altho didn't consider himself one
Twelve Angry Men
La Celestina (originally called The Tragicomedy of Calisto and Melibea)
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