Saturday, September 17, 2011

This Week's Acquisitions

Here's what arrived this week:

- The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence Sterne (Visual Editions, 2011). Amazon. Edition info.

- The Shakespeare Thefts: In Search of the First Folios by Eric Rasmussen (Palgrave Macmillan, 2011). Publisher.

- Signing Their Rights Away by Denise Kiernan and Joseph D'Agnese (Quirk Books, 2012). Publisher.

- Stylized: A Slightly Obsessive History of Strunk & White's The Elements of Style by Mark Garvey  (Touchstone, 2007). Amazon.

- Verdi's Shakespeare: Men of the Theater by Garry Wills (Viking, 2011). Publisher.

- Socrates: A Man for Our Times by Paul Johnson (Viking, 2011). Publisher.


EraserGirl said...

WHY a 2011 edition of Tristam Shandy? surely an older copy would have been A cheaper and B more fun

JBD said...

Oh, I have quite a few editions of Tristram, and am always acquiring more. This one because of the interesting design (see the link).