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Product Description: Published in its entirety for the first time, a candid conversation with Susan Sontag at the height of her brilliant career “One of my oldest crusades is against the distinction between thought and feeling, which is really the basis of all anti-intellectual views: the heart and the head, thinking and feeling, fantasy and judgment ...read more

Hardcover:

9780300189797 | Yale Univ Pr, October 22, 2013, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: “One of my oldest crusades is against the distinction between thought and feeling, which is really the basis of all anti-intellectual views: the heart and the head, thinking and feeling, fantasy and judgment .

Paperback:

9780300199024 | Yale Univ Pr, October 28, 2014, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Published in its entirety for the first time, a candid conversation with Susan Sontag at the height of her brilliant career “One of my oldest crusades is against the distinction between thought and feeling, which is really the basis of all anti-intellectual views: the heart and the head, thinking and feeling, fantasy and judgment .

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Product Description: Jonathan Cott met John Lennon in 1968 and was friends with him and Yoko Ono until John's death in 1980. He has kept in touch with Yoko since that time, and is one of the small group of writers who understands her profoundly positive influence on Lennon...read more

Hardcover:

9780385536370 | Doubleday, February 12, 2013, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Jonathan Cott met John Lennon in 1968 and was friends with him and Yoko Ono until John's death in 1980.

Paperback:

9780307951281 | Anchor Books, November 5, 2013, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Jonathan Cott met John Lennon in 1968 and was friends with him and Yoko Ono until John's death in 1980.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780553451290, titled "Last Stand at Saber River" | Bantam Audio, July 1, 1988, cover price $14.95 | also contains Last Stand at Saber River | About this edition: [Read by Richard Poe] A quiet, haunted man, Paul Cable walked away from a lost cause hoping to pick up where he left off.

Library:

9781611737042 | Large print edition (Center Point Pub, April 1, 2013), cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Jonathan Cott met John Lennon in 1968 and was friends with him and Yoko Ono until John's death in 1980.

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Product Description: Jonathan Cott met John Lennon in 1968 and remained friends with him and Yoko Ono until John's death in 1980. He has kept in touch with Yoko since that time, and is one of the few writers who understands her profoundly positive influence on Lennon...read more
By Jonathan Cott and George Newbern (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9781452641836 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, February 12, 2013), cover price $71.99 | About this edition: Jonathan Cott met John Lennon in 1968 and remained friends with him and Yoko Ono until John's death in 1980.

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Product Description: Jonathan Cott met John Lennon in 1968 and remained friends with him and Yoko Ono until John's death in 1980. He has kept in touch with Yoko since that time, and is one of the few writers who understands her profoundly positive influence on Lennon...read more
By Jonathan Cott and George Newbern (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9781452611839 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, February 12, 2013), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Jonathan Cott met John Lennon in 1968 and remained friends with him and Yoko Ono until John's death in 1980.

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Product Description: Leonard Bernstein was arguably the most highly esteemed, influential, and charismatic American classical music personality of the twentieth century. Conductor, composer, pianist, writer, educator, and human rights activist, Bernstein truly led a life of Byronic intensity--passionate, risk-taking, and convention-breaking...read more

Hardcover:

9780199858446 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 8, 2013, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Leonard Bernstein was arguably the most highly esteemed, influential, and charismatic American classical music personality of the twentieth century.

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By Jonathan Cott (editor) and Carmen Martin Gaite (trans)

Hardcover:

9788415723042 | Italian edition edition (Siruela, November 20, 2012), cover price $40.95

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Product Description: Arranged chronologically, these 31 interviews spanning the period from 1962 to 2004 present as authoritative an analysis of the notoriously elusive Bob Dylan’s life and career as is possible: a view of the artist in his own words...read more
By Jonathan Cott (editor)

Hardcover:

9788496879232 | Global Rhythm Pr, May 1, 2008, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Arranged chronologically, these 31 interviews spanning the period from 1962 to 2004 present as authoritative an analysis of the notoriously elusive Bob Dylan’s life and career as is possible: a view of the artist in his own words.

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Brings together more than thirty of the most important and revealing interviews and conversations with the legendary musician, including seminal articles from the Rolling Stone, as well as Nat Hentoff's 1996 Playboy interview and other dialogues with Studs Terkel, Nora Ephron, and Sam Shepard. Reprint.
By Jonathan Cott (editor)

Hardcover:

9781932958096 | Wenner Books, May 17, 2006, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Brings together more than thirty interviews and conversations with the legendary musician, including seminal articles from the Rolling Stone, as well as Nat Hentoff's 1996 Playboy interview and other dialogues with Studs Terkel, Nora Ephron, and Sam Shepard.

Paperback:

9781932958621 | Reprint edition (Wenner Books, May 15, 2007), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Brings together more than thirty of the most important and revealing interviews and conversations with the legendary musician, including seminal articles from the Rolling Stone, as well as Nat Hentoff's 1996 Playboy interview and other dialogues with Studs Terkel, Nora Ephron, and Sam Shepard.

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Product Description: One of the most idiosyncratic and charismatic musicians of the twentieth century, pianist Glenn Gould (1932–82) slouched at the piano from a sawed-down wooden stool, interpreting Bach, Beethoven, and Mozart at hastened tempos with pristine clarity...read more

Paperback:

9780226116235 | Univ of Chicago Pr, November 15, 2005, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: One of the most idiosyncratic and charismatic musicians of the twentieth century, pianist Glenn Gould (1932–82) slouched at the piano from a sawed-down wooden stool, interpreting Bach, Beethoven, and Mozart at hastened tempos with pristine clarity.
9780316157766 | Little Brown & Co, October 1, 1984, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Filled with both anecdotes and cerebration, this lengthy interview with the classical pianist deals with his relationships with his music, his pianos, his audiences, and the recording studio

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Spurred by the loss of fifteen years of his own memories due to electroshock terapy, the author draws on interviews with twelve individuals renowned for their work on memory--including Thomas Moore, Lawrence Kushner, and Richard Restak--to create a sweeping study of the realms of memory and identity. 20,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9781400060580 | Random House Inc, October 1, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Spurred by the loss of fifteen years of his own memories due to electroshock terapy, the author draws on interviews with twelve individuals renowned for their work on memory--including Thomas Moore, Lawrence Kushner, and Richard Restak--to create a sweeping study of the realms of memory and identity.

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Product Description: (Book). One of the most important critics writing in the past 35 years, Jonathan Cott has interviewed and reviewed major artists in publishing, art, film and music, often unearthing new voices years before they're discovered by the mainstream...read more
By Jonathan Cott (editor)

Hardcover:

9780634035968 | 1 edition (Hal Leonard Corp, March 1, 2003), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: (Book).

Chronicles the life of one of the nineteenth century's most colorful literary figures, detailing Hearn's career as a newspaper reporter, his poetry of the New Orleans underclass, and his move to Japan

Hardcover:

9780394571522 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, January 1, 1991, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the life of one of the nineteenth century's most colorful literary figures, detailing Hearn's career as a newspaper reporter, his poetry of the New Orleans underclass, and his move to Japan

Paperback:

9781566492348 | Welcome Rain, December 1, 2002, cover price $18.95
9784770016591 | Kodansha Amer Inc, April 1, 1992, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Interweaving selections from letters, articles, essays, confessions, and stories, the author creates a well-rounded portrait of Lafcadio Hearn.

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Product Description: Poetry. HOMELANDS is an odyssey honoring the world's muses. Jonathan Cott's lyric poetry has a deep connection with the Eternal Feminine. HOMELANDS moves through places such as Bali, Israel, Palestine, Kyoto, Greece, Denmark, and Tibet...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780964924079 | Cahuenga Pr, March 1, 2000, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Poetry.

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Product Description: Odysseus, the 13th of his group of companions, is the only one to have escaped the devouring appetite of the Cyclops Polyphemus. The ill-fated Apollo 13 mission was launched on April 11, 1970, at 1313 hours Central Time from Pad 39 (13 x 3), and had to be aborted on April 13 after the explosion of an oxygen tank serving the commanding ship...read more

Paperback:

9780385512800 | Doubleday, November 5, 1996, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Odysseus, the 13th of his group of companions, is the only one to have escaped the devouring appetite of the Cyclops Polyphemus.

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A gift book of essays explores the signficance of the number '13' through personal reflections, along with profiles of thirteen human beings whose life and work are involved with the number, including Philadelphia's Friday the Thirteenth Club.

Hardcover:

9780385417983 | Doubleday, October 1, 1996, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Essays explore the significance of the number 'thirteen' and profile thirteen people whose life and work are involved with the number including a poet who glorifies the number in meter and rhyme

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Forty-three of Emily Dickenson's nature poems consider such subjects as robins, mushrooms, hummingbirds, and summer showers; cite the sometimes religious communion between nature and the human spirit; and are accompanied by shadow paper illustrations.
By Jonathan Cott (editor), Emily Dickinson and Mary Frank (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780385475952 | Doubleday, October 1, 1995, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Forty-three of Emily Dickinson's nature poems consider such subjects as robins, mushrooms, hummingbirds, and summer showers and are accompanied by shadow paper illustrations

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Product Description: The author of Pipers at the Gates of Dawn interviews worshipers, philosophers, historians, and psychologists worldwide to understand the tenacity and influence of the Ur myth of death and regeneration. 30,000 first printing. $30,000 ad/promo.

Paperback:

9780385512435 | Doubleday, March 1, 1995, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The author of Pipers at the Gates of Dawn interviews worshipers, philosophers, historians, and psychologists worldwide to understand the tenacity and influence of the Ur myth of death and regeneration.

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Paperback:

9780385512411 | Random House Inc, March 7, 1995, cover price $15.00

A retelling of fourteen fairy tales from around the world includes, 'Ivan and the chestnut horse,' 'The green serpent,' 'The fire bird,' and 'The queen of the many-coloured bedchamber'
By Jonathan Cott (illustrator) and Edmund Dulac

Hardcover:

9781569579145 | Shambhala Pubns, February 1, 1994, cover price $6.00 | About this edition: A retelling of fourteen fairy tales from around the world includes, 'Ivan and the chestnut horse,' 'The green serpent,' 'The fire bird,' and 'The queen of the many-coloured bedchamber'

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The author of Pipers at the Gates of Dawn interviews worshipers, philosophers, historians, and psychologists worldwide to understand the tenacity and influence of the Ur myth of death and regeneration. 30,000 first printing. $30,000 ad/promo.

Hardcover:

9780385417976 | Doubleday, February 1, 1994, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Interviews worshipers, philosophers, historians, and psychologists worldwide to understand the tenacity and influence of the Ur myth of death and regeneration

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Product Description: Book by Lear, Edward
By Jonathan Cott (editor) and Edward Lear

Hardcover:

9781569579107 | Shambhala Pubns, February 1, 1994, cover price $6.00 | About this edition: Book by Lear, Edward

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The Brownies have adventures in a country schoolhouse, on skates, among the bees, and in other situations
By Jonathan Cott (editor) and Palmer Cox

Hardcover:

9781569579015 | Reissue edition (Shambhala Pubns, October 1, 1993), cover price $6.00 | About this edition: The Brownies have adventures in a country schoolhouse, on skates, among the bees, and in other situations

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Includes such tales as: How the camel got his hump; How the rhinoceros got his skin; How the leopard got his spots; The elephant's child; and The beginning of the armadilloes

Hardcover:

9781569579022 | Reissue edition (Shambhala Pubns, October 1, 1993), cover price $6.00 | About this edition: Includes such tales as: How the camel got his hump; How the rhinoceros got his skin; How the leopard got his spots; The elephant's child; and The beginning of the armadilloes

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Tells the story of an Englishwoman who was convinced she had lived in ancient Egypt in a previous life, describes life in the court of pharaoh Sety I, and discusses reincarnation, perception, and memory

Hardcover:

9780385237468 | Olympic Marketing Corp, June 1, 1987, cover price $5.98 | also contains Digging for Brachiosaurus: A Discovery Timeline | About this edition: Tells the story of an Englishwoman who was convinced she had lived in ancient Egypt in a previous life, describes life in the court of pharaoh Sety I, and discusses reincarnation, perception, and memory

Paperback:

9780446390408 | Reprint edition (Aspect, June 1, 1989), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Tells the story of an Englishwoman who was convinced she had lived in ancient Egypt in a previous life, describes life in the court of pharaoh Sety I, and discusses reincarnation, perception, and memory

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Product Description: Includes ten famous works, including "The King of the Golden River" by John Ruskin, "The Golden Key" by George MacDonald, and "Goblin Market" by Christina Rossetti.
By Jonathan Cott (editor)

Hardcover:

9780879519957, titled "Beyond the Looking Glass: Extraordinary Works of Fairy Tale & Fantasy" | Reissue edition (Viking Pr, June 1, 1985), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Discusses the spiritual and psychological significance of Victorian children's literature and presents illustrated stories and poems most representative of the genre

Paperback:

9780879512385 | Reprint edition (Overlook Pr, May 1, 1988), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Includes ten famous works, including "The King of the Golden River" by John Ruskin, "The Golden Key" by George MacDonald, and "Goblin Market" by Christina Rossetti.

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