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The Box of Delights (New York Review Children's Collection) by John Masefield. $13.69. 312 pages. Author: John Masefield. Series - New York Review Children's Collection. Reading level: Ages 9 and up. Publisher: NYR Children's Collection (October 23, 2007)
The day Laurence Olivier got stage fright - There was a play that Kenneth Tynan had long championed as a vehicle for Larry, Eugene O'Neill's Long Day's Journey into Night, but the actor had always resisted. Ken brought it to the table again. It would be a new direction for him...
Johannes Vermeer's "Girl with a Pearl Earring" 1665). subtle changes of light and focus seems to anticipate photography: some features appear in focus, while others seem out of focus, and objects are depicted with a foreshortening that resembles that seen in photographs.