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The Wave in the Mind

Talks and Essays on the Writer, the Reader, and the Imagination

by Ursula K. Le Guin

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The Wave in the Mind
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Talks and Essays on the Writer, the Reader, and the Imagination
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Ursula K. Le Guin

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The Hugo, Nebula, and National Book Award-winning author of The Left Hand of Darkness presents a third collection of nonfiction writings, including essays on such topics as Tolstoy, Tolkien, women's shoes, Mark Twain, family life, and beauty, as well as autobiographical writings and reflections on the arts of reading and writing.

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