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Librarian-curated research guide for English resources.

New Books for English

Storyworlds of Robin Hood: The Origins of a Medieval Outlaw
The Literature of Food
Reading Old Books: Writing with Traditions
The Worlds of J. R. R. Tolkien: the places that inspired Middle-Earth
American Trickster: trauma, tradition and Brer Rabbit
The 5-Minute Linguist: bite-sized essays on language and languages

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