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The world I live in

Author: Helen Keller; Roger Shattuck
Publisher: New York : New York Review Books ; [Berkeley, Calif.?] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2003.
Series: New York Review Books classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The World I Live In is a thought-provoking and deeply moving account of Helen Keller's keenest impressions and deepest feelings -as well as a rediscovered classic of American writing.

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Named Person: Helen Keller; Helen Keller; Helen Keller
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Keller; Roger Shattuck
ISBN: 1590170679 9781590170670
OCLC Number: 53361321
Notes: Originally published: New York : Century Co., 1908.
Description: xxxiii, 182 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: The seeing hand --
The hands of others --
The hand of the race --
The power of touch --
The finer vibrations --
Smell, the fallen angel --
Relative values of the senses --
The five-sensed world --
Inward visions --
Analogies in sense perception --
Before the soul dawn --
The larger sanctions --
The dream world --
Dreams and reality --
A waking dream --
A chant of darkness --
Optimism within --
Optimism without --
The practice of optimism --
My story.
Series Title: New York Review Books classics.
Responsibility: Helen Keller ; edited and with an introduction by Roger Shattuck.
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"Roger Shattuck's striking new edition of "The World I Live In", a sparkling work too long obscured, renews Helen Keller for all generations--for the steadfast admirers of her art, and particularly Read more...

 
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