Milton's Teeth & Ovid's Umbrella: Curiouser and Curiouser Adventures in History

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Simon & Schuster, 1996 - 256 Seiten

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This book is a book of essays - mostly about the daily objects and rituals that are found in the modern world. Some are more interesting than others (I skipped most of the chapter about baseball) but ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

Milton's teeth & Ovid's umbrella: curiouser and curiouser adventures in history

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Life, leisure, celebrations, implements, and symbols are the categories under which Olmert (The Book of Books, LJ 9/1/92) places his stories about such subjects as hair and hands, betting and sports ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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