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At Day's Close: Night in Times Past“Remarkable…Ekirch has emptied night’s pockets, and laid the contents out before us.” ―Arthur Krystal, The New YorkerBringing light to the shadows of history through a “rich weave of citation and archival evidence” (Publishers Weekly), scholar A. Roger Ekirch illuminates the aspects of life most often overlooked by other historians―those that unfold at night. In this “triumph of social history” (Mail on Sunday), Ekirch’s “enthralling anthropology” (Harper’s) exposes the nightlife that spaw…

A Day and a Night at the BathsThe dates are important to mention in order to put the open sensuality in the novel in perspective., that is, pre-AIDS, when male-male sexuality was being liberated from its centuries-long subterranean hiddenness into a visibility if only, in this instance, of the twilit and claustrophobic “freedom” of a bath house. (M.R. from the intro)…

Darcy & Elizabeth: Nights and Days at PemberleyMr. and Mrs. Darcy have an exceedingly passionate marriage in this continuing saga of one of the most exciting, intriguing couples in the Jane Austen Literature.As the Darcy’s raise their babies, enjoy their conjugal felicity and manage the great estate of Pemberley, the beloved characters from Jane Austen’s original are joined by Linda Berdoll’s imaginative new creations for a compelling, sexy and epic story guaranteed to keep you turning the pages and gasping with delight. What people are sayi…

Turning Stones: My Days and Nights with Children at Risk A Caseworker's StoryMr. and Mrs. Darcy have an exceedingly passionate marriage in this continuing saga of one of the most exciting, intriguing couples in the Jane Austen Literature.As the Darcy’s raise their babies, enjoy their conjugal felicity and manage the great estate of Pemberley, the beloved characters from Jane Austen’s original are joined by Linda Berdoll’s imaginative new creations for a compelling, sexy and epic story guaranteed to keep you turning the pages and gasping with delight. What people are sayi…

Looking for Class: Days and Nights at Oxford and CambridgeAn irresistible, entertaining peek into the privileged realm of Wordsworth and Wodehouse, Chelsea Clinton and Hugh Grant, Looking for Class offers a hilarious account of one man’s year at Oxford and Cambridge — the garden parties and formal balls, the high-minded debates and drinking Olympics. From rowing in an exclusive regatta to learning lessons in love from a Rhodes Scholar, Bruce Feiler’s enlightening, eye-popping adventure will forever change your view of the British upper class, a world …

Nighttime in the Neighborhood (Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood)Daniel is going to a special nighttime story time at the library in this charming new 8×8 storybook based on a popular episode of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood!It’s a beautiful night in the neighborhood and Daniel and his family are on their way to a special story time at the library! Daniel loves everything about it—especially that he gets to wear his pajamas outside the house! And when it’s all over, Trolley gives everyone a special nighttime ride home. Based on a tentpole episode, this …

The Twilight Garden: Creating a Garden That Entrances by Day and Comes Alive at NightCovering basic planting and design principles that make the most of outdoor surroundings, this guide helps gardeners establish a unique nocturnal garden. Including chapters on night-scented and night-blooming plants, gentle mood lighting, water features, enclosures, and the use of color and sound to attract wildlife, this is the perfect starting place for gardeners attracted to the ethereal nature of a moonlit landscape, whether they are working with a backyard terrace or a large plot of land. …

Drinking the Sea at Gaza: Days and Nights in a Land Under SiegeCovering basic planting and design principles that make the most of outdoor surroundings, this guide helps gardeners establish a unique nocturnal garden. Including chapters on night-scented and night-blooming plants, gentle mood lighting, water features, enclosures, and the use of color and sound to attract wildlife, this is the perfect starting place for gardeners attracted to the ethereal nature of a moonlit landscape, whether they are working with a backyard terrace or a large plot of land. …

Day/Night: Travels in the Scriptorium and Man in the DarkFOR THE FIRST TIME IN ONE VOLUME, TWO EXISTENTIAL CLASSICS BY BESTSELLING NOVELIST PAUL AUSTERDay/Night brings together two metaphysical novels that mirror each other and are meant to be read in tandem: two men, each confined to a room, one suddenly alert to his existence, the other desperate to escape into sleep.In Travels in the Scriptorium (2007), elderly Mr. Blank wakes in an unfamiliar cell, with no memory of who he is or how he got there. He must use the few objects he finds and the inform…

What's Special at Night? (Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood)Join Daniel Tiger and his family on a nighttime walk through the neighborhood in this charming new board book based on a popular episode of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood!It’s a beautiful night in the neighborhood, and Daniel Tiger and his family are going on a walk. Do you want to come along? From the sleepy shops on Main Street to the big starry sky, let’s find out what’s special at night! Based on a tentpole episode, this sweet storybook is the perfect bedtime story for every Daniel Tige…