The Essential James Branch Cabell Collection

Author: James Branch Cabell
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ISBN: 1456613464
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Compiled in one book, the essential collection of books by James Branch Cabell:The Certain HourChivalryThe Cords of VanityDomneiThe Eagle's ShadowFigures of EarthGallantryThe Jewel MerchantsJurgen a Comedy of JusticeThe Line of LoveThe Rivet in Grandfather's NeckTaboo

Reference Works In British And American Literature

Author: James K. Bracken
Editor: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563085185
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Bracken identifies and describes a substantial portion of the currently available reference sources in British and American literature with more than 1,500 resources on individual writers. Descriptive annotations offer thorough and detailed assessments of the works.

Collections Vol 14

Author: Juilee Decker
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1538119978
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This issue of the journal and its sister (14.04) brings together sixteen contributions from scholars from a variety of perspectives around the topic of Women & Collections. The articles present the work of independent scholars, researchers, and practitioners as well as those situated in academy and collecting institutions.

James Branch Cabell

Author: Joe Lee Davis
Editor: New College & University Press
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A critical study of Cabell's works set against the background of his life and times.

Kalki

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Studies in James Branch Cabell.

The Fantasy Tradition In American Literature

Author: Brian Attebery
Editor: Bloomington : Indiana University Press
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Traces the development of characteristically American fantasy, and looks at the works of Baum, Hawthorne, Poe, and others

These Restless Heads

Author: James Branch Cabell
Editor: Wildside Press LLC
ISBN: 0809533553
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James Branch Cabell (1879-1958) wrote many of the Twentieth Century's finest fantasies, including the controversial Jurgen, which was famously banned by the New York Society for the Suppression of Vice. It was only after the furor died down that readers and critics were fully able to appreciate this was no mere sensationalist, but a literary artist of very high caliber. Cabell was above all else, an elegant stylist, whose gently caustic, beautifully fantasic comedies struck a chord in the Jazz Age and still resonate today. He was an important influence on subsequent writers as diverse as Fritz Leiber and Neil Gaiman.

There Were Two Pirates

Author: James Branch Cabell
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1473219345
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His name was Jose Gasparilla, and he was the self-proclaimed King of Pirates. He terrorized the waters around Florida, demanding tribute from every merchant ship he encountered. Riches flowed into his tiny island kingdom . . . and yet he longed for a life he could never have, for he had left his beloved Isabel behind in Spain. One day he would return to claim her for his bride, he knew, and she had vowed to wait for him. When he captures a ship and discovers Isabel and her elderly husband aboard, he strikes a deal with the man who stole his bride. For Jose Gasparilla, it means a chance to regain the lost years of his life . . . to live his childhood again and pick a new path, in the Land Without Shadows...