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Lucio Mariani · Open Letter; Bilingual edition
Format: Print book

Mariani has emerged as one of the few significant post-Montalian poets in Italy, and Molino is a graceful, experienced, thoroughly reliable translator. The result is an elegant book, an important book, bringing a distinctive voice into English.—Rosanna WarrenCulled from his entire career,...
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Pinholes in the Night: Essential Poems from Latin America

Raúl Zurita · Copper Canyon Press
Pages: 374
Format: Paperback

"[A] well-defined, important primer on Latin American poetics." - Booklist"When we read a book we put it in front of our eyes, not behind them, which is to say, more or less, that we open ourselves to a dimension of our future." - Raúl Zurita, from the introductionThis...
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German English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

DK Publishing · DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Pages: 360
Format: Paperback

Newly revised and updated, the German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is a quick and intuitive way to learn and recall everyday words in German. The German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary introduces a range of useful current vocabulary in thematic order, using full-color photographs...
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Hindi English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Dorling Kindersley Inc. · Dk Publishing
Pages: 360
Format: Print book

Hindi-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary makes language-learning accessible by using photographs to put the everyday vocabulary of the modern world into context.A thematic organization of more than 10,000 fully illustrated terms labeled in both Hindi and English, and comprehensive two-way...
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Savoir Faire: 1,000 Foreign Words and Phrases You Should Know to Sound Smart

Laura Lee · Wellfleet
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

Add hundreds of foreign phrases to your daily lexicon and learn about their quirky, fascinating origins!Some foreign phrases are so good they become a sort of lingua franca. They capture the true zeitgeist, where the English translation is just comme ci, comme ca. If you're a linguistics...
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Sonja Sekula and Friends

Sonja Sekula · Scheidegger and Spiess
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

Sonja Sekula (1918-63) was born and educated in Lucerne, Switzerland, but emigrated to the United States with her parents in 1936. In 1941, she began studying art at the Arts Students League in New York and made the acquaintance of André Breton and his friends among the surrealists. Her automatic...
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Allora and calzadilla : puerto rican light - cuevavientos

Jennifer Allora · Dia Art Foundation
Format: Print book

Puerto Rican Light' (Cueva Vientos) , a new Dia Art Foundation commission by Jennifer Allora & Guillermo Calzadilla, is situated in a natural limestone cave system near the southern coast of Puerto Rico. This long-term site-specific work integrates the journey to the site as part of the viewer?s...
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Language Hacking French

Benny Lewis · Teach Yourself
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

It's true that some people spend years studying French before they finally get around to speaking the language. But here's a better idea. Skip the years of study and jump right to the speaking part. Sound crazy? No, it's language hacking. Unlike most traditional language courses...
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German English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Dorling Kindersley, Inc. · Dk Publishing
Pages: 360
Format: Print book

Now comes with a free companion audio app that allows readers to scan the pages to hear words spoken in both German and English.Newly revised and updated, the German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is a quick and intuitive way to learn and recall everyday words in German.Introduces...
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Berlitz Confident Italian

Berlitz · Berlitz Publishing; Box Pck Pa edition
Format: Book

Listen, learn, practice: Confident Italian is a self-study course for mastering Italian conversation, grammar and vocabulary. This course is ideal if you are an advanced beginner seeking to deepen your knowledge of Italian or to brush up your Italian language skills. The sturdy box contains...
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Berlitz Language: Eastern European Phrase Book & Dictionary: Albanian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Estonian, Hungarian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Polish, Romanian, Russian & Slovenian

Berlitz · Berlitz Language
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

This brand new multi-language phrase book will ensure you travel throughout Eastern Europe with ease. The languages featured are: Albanian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Estonian, Hungarian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Slovenian. A new addition to the best-selling phrase...
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Celebrate the American Way: A Fun ESL Guide to English Language & Culture in the U.S.

Sheila MacKechnie Murtha M.A. · Research & Education Association
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

REA's Celebrate the American Way: A Fun ESL Guide to English Language and Culture with Audio CD MP3The emphasis is on fun in this lighthearted guide to language and culture in the United States!The warm and witty authors of English the American Way: A Fun ESL Guide to Language and Culture...
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