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Name:  Ethan Lewis  

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Audience: Adult;

Born: N/A

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Ethan Lewis is a Professor of English at the University of Illinois, Springfield.


2001 Edgar Award Prom Mystery Writers of America

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Conundrums for the long week-end :
ISBN: 9781612777238. OCLC Number: 815281394

Kent State University Press,. .

Lord Peter Wimsey - amateur detective, man of fashion, talented musician, and wealthy intellectual - is known to legions of readers. His enduring presence and popularity is a tribute to his creator, Dorothy L. Sayers, who brought Lord Peter to life during the long week-end between the First and Second World Wars, as British aristocracy began to change, making way for a modern world.

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ISBN: 1443822329. OCLC Number: 823733131

Cambridge Scholars Pub.,. .

This text will "make one see something new [by granting] new eyes to see Other," as Ezra Pound remarked of Imagism. Still he soon dissociated himself from the movement he helped found, to which T.S. Eliot never belonged. Why, then, study Pound and Eliot as Imagists? As the former phrased it, to offer "language to think in" regarding their shared premium on precision; and to explicate differing reasons for this emphasis. Pound plies accuracy to carve distinctions. By carving, he sought to del ...