The Hearts Of Horses

Author: Molly Gloss
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0330515020
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Molly Gloss. be 1946 — on the other side of another great war — before electric
wires were strung to all the farms and ranches in Elwha County. When finally Mrs.
Bliss stood and went off toward the kitchen, Henry left the men and sat down in
the ... When Henry had seen the girl the first time, riding up to him on a scarred
and earless mare, she had looked gravely sure of herself, even vain, outfitted in
showy fringed chaps and a big vaquero hat as if she was headed for a rodeo and
her ...

The Best Contemporary Women S Fiction

Author: Jenna Blum
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547661525
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Six Novels Jenna Blum, Maggie O'Farrell, Molly Gloss, Nicole Mones, Elizabeth
Benedict, Ann Patchett. wheat, and the war ... was an apology. When Henry had
seen the girl the first time, riding up to him on a scarred and earless mare, she
had looked gravely sure of herself, even vain, outfitted in showy fringed chaps ...
this house himself.” People in Elwha County considered the house an
unfashionable museum piece—it had been a throwback to an earlier time even
when new—but ...

The Ladies Companion

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Bitter was the blast to the houseless wanderer, who in vain sought a refuge from
its fury; but all unheeded was its voice to the party assembled at the mansion of
Mr. Everett. ... her high and expanded forehead—the index of thought and talent
—her glossy hair, more deeply dark than the wing of night, simply parted above it,
a complexion tinged by a southern sun, yet clear and transparent, with the blush
of innocent excitement just mantling on her cheek, her dark eye full of light and
joy, ...

Historicizing Colonial Nostalgia

Author: P. Lorcin
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137013044
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To be sure the disapproval of the colonial authorities and her rejection by “
genteel” colonial society elevated her above the colonial norm, but it was the
space she appropriated as her own, the fringes of the Sahara, that gave her the
gloss of exceptionality. She contributed to ... Her fin-de-siècle “Orientalism” was
construed as Romanticism, a throwback to a heroic cultural past. Her revolt
against ... Gallmann's African memoir, I Dreamed of Africa, first published in 1991.
It quickly became ...


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Trina first "dropped in '98," as she self-mythologizes on "Clear It Out," as a foul-
mouthed sidekick to Trick Daddy, rapping about Nann. ... All the bells and
whistles in the world are so much gloss if every track has the same sing-songy
structure. ... While MC Naledge (right) and producer Double-O's impressive follow
-up effort The In Crowd continues in a similarly versatile vein, the vibe this time
feels less like a greenhorn B-boy coming-out party than it does a self-assured
statement of ...

Bridge Engineering

Author: Demetrios E. Tonias
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780070650732
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Although the graphical presentation of the subject matter may seem like a new
approach, it is really a throwback to a style of text which was more prevalent 40
years ago. Design ... This technique has previously been used by authors like
George Large in his excellent treatise on reinforced concrete design, which was
first published in 1950 [Ref. 3.46]. ... A "gloss" was a comment, explanation, or
translation of the material located within the accompanying manuscript. In this
vein, a ...


Author: George Henry Hubert Lascelles Earl of Harewood
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No wonder I craved the recent, well-sung conceit performance by the Israel
Philharmonic in which Bellini was given the honour to which he is entitled. yossi
schiffmann Italy Kept in the dark Palermo Moss Hart's book for Weill's Lady in the
Dark, which was first given in 1941, is a throwback to the days when all
successful Americans had to be seen to be undergoing psychoanalysis. In Hart's
story Liza, the editor of a glossy magazine, her private life in a mess, follows
convention. On the ...

The Real Foundations

Author: David Craig
Publisher: Chatto & Windus
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The vague 'dedication' of this is either a throwback to the more serious of the fin
de Steele writers, notably Yeats, in their Hellenic or religiose vein or else it is a
dilute version of that cult of the ascetic and strenuous favoured by the
philosophers ... minded gloss for fascism. The abstractness, the lack of any
specific social reference, typifies Eliot's inveterate drift away from anything
actually present in society from whch one might conceivably move forwards in a
helpful way.1 The wider ...

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The comments he volunteers about the content and approach brought to his
paintings are disjointed, deliberately evasive and vague, and until a discussant
wins his confidence, the gloss of polite diffidence is hard to penetrate. ... The
passionate force of his engagement feels like a throwback to a now- foreign era,
that of the Moderns, when, as inferred by the West ' s prodigiously romanticised
version of art history, art was all about personal passions and emotional struggle,
and, ...

Tv Guide Film Video Companion

Author: Barnes & Noble Books
ISBN: 9780760761045
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Transom (Lee Montague), the only competent military man in the bunch, tries in
vain to correct his superior's command blunders, but so ill-prepared to lead is
Goodbody that he eventually causes the deaths of all of his men save one, the ...
Jeffrey Jur; ed, George Bowers; m, Michel Ctotombier; prod d, Chester Kaczenski;
art d, Marc Dabe; fx, John Hartjgan; cos, Ruth E.Carter The movie equivalent of
beach-reading, this glossy throwback to classic Hollywood romantic fantasies
comes ...