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1 A Book of Essays
Macmillan 0770503411 / 9780770503413 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 2.00 USD
 
 
2 Convertis du XXme Siecle (Premier Volume)
c1956 Paperback GOOD 
"Tight, soiled exterior with tanned spine, clean interior with age tanned pages, square. Hinge crease, rubbed corners. Authors: Gheon, Hyde, Stein, Jacob, Nicolle, Verkads, Copeman, Nagai, Merton, Raissa, Maritain, Carrel, Desvallieres, Bloy, Riviere, Jammes 246 pages, Text in French." 
Price: 8.95 USD
 
 
3 The Encyclopedia of Ignorance: Everything you ever wanted to know about the unknown
Pocket Books (a Wallaby book) 0671790870 / 9780671790875 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 4.45 USD
 
 
4 "Alberoni, Francesco" Innamoramento e amore
Italy 2001 8811674387 / 9788811674382 (Seconda ristampa) Trade Paperback FINE 
"As new - gift quality! Ventiduesimo saggi (20 essays) ""L'innmoramento tende alla fusione, ma alla fusione di due persone diverse. Perche ci sia innamoramento occorre che ci sia diversita e l'innamoramento e una volonta, una forza per superare questa diversita che pero esiste e deve esistere. "" " 
Price: 49.95 USD
 
 
5 "Augenbraum, Quinn & Stavans" "Bendiceme, America Latino Writers of the United States"
NY 1993 Trade Paperback FINE 
"As new - gift quality! Appears unread. ""Selected talks form the Symposium Sponsored by The Mercantile Library of New York"" by Ilan Stavans, Arnold Rampersad, Juan Bruce-Novoa, Gary Soto, Virgil Suarez, Margarite Fernandez Olmos, Judith Ortiz Cofer, Julia Alvarez & Rudolfo Anaya. 66 page, perfect bound. 13.7x21.6x.5cm" 
Price: 24.95 USD
 
 
6 "Bayley, John" The Order of Battle at Trafalgar and Other Essays
NY 1987 1555841376 / 9781555841379 (1st American Edition) Hardbound FINE/ Fine 
"As new except for crease on front flap of Dust Jacket. ""collection of essays includes studies of Keats, Hardy and Philip Larkin…but concentrates especially on the great figures in the Russian tradition, from Pushkin, Turgenev, Dostoevsky and Tolstoy to...Pasternak, Akhmatova, Tsvetaeva, Solhenitsyn, Grossman & Brodsky..."" 224 pages 8.75x5.75"" (22.2x14.65cm)" 
Price: 23.95 USD
 
 
Long Time Leaving - Dispatches From Up South, "Blunt, Roy Jr. "
7 "Blunt, Roy Jr. " Long Time Leaving - Dispatches From Up South
NY 2006 0307266184 / 9780307266187 (1st edition) Hardbound FINE 
"As new except for 1/4"" rip at top hinge of front flap of dust jacket. ""A sly, dry collection of essays…on his own dueling loyalties across the great American divide, North vs. South" 
Price: 21.95 USD
 
 
Cleopatra's Nose: Essays on the Unexpected, "Boorstin, Daniel J."
8 "Boorstin, Daniel J." Cleopatra's Nose: Essays on the Unexpected
Vintage 0679755187 / 9780679755180 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 6.00 USD
 
 
9 "BURROUGHS, WILLIAM S." Adding Machine : Selected Essays
Little Brown & Co 1559702109 / 9781559702102 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 5.95 USD
 
 
10 "Canada, Geoffrey" Fist Stick Knife Gun: A Personal History of Violence in America
Beacon Press 0807004227 / 9780807004227 Hardcover GOOD 

Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
50 Essays: A Portable Anthology, "Cohen, Samuel"
11 "Cohen, Samuel" 50 Essays: A Portable Anthology
Bedford/St. Martin's 0312446985 / 9780312446987 Paperback GOOD 

Price: 7.00 USD
 
 
12 "Donadio, Stephen (Ed.)" "New England Review / Volume 22, Number 4 / Fall 2001 (Middlebury Series)"
"Middlebury, VT" 2001 Oversize Paperback FINE 
"As new - gift quality! Five Stories by Isaac Babel, Newly Translated * Reflections on Terror * Mapping British Addictions * Louise Glick and Latter Day Romanticism * Arthur Miller's Offstage Views * A Glimpse of Emily Dickinson's Reading * How Fish Sees Milton * The Legacy of Napoleon * A Conversation from a New Translation of The Tale of Genji * An die Musik Recaptured. 203 pages" 
Price: 7.95 USD
 
 
Kant and the Platypus: Essays on Language and Cognition, "Eco, Umberto, McEwen, Alastair"
13 "Eco, Umberto, McEwen, Alastair" Kant and the Platypus: Essays on Language and Cognition
Mariner Books 015601159X / 9780156011594 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
The Limits Of Privacy, "Etzioni, Amitai"
14 "Etzioni, Amitai" The Limits Of Privacy
Basic Books 046504090X / 9780465040902 Paperback GOOD 

Price: 6.00 USD
 
 
15 "Ferencz, Benjamin B" PlanetHood: The key to your survival and prosperity
Vision Books 091597214X / 9780915972142 Mass Market Paperback GOOD 

Price: 1.25 USD
 
 
16 "Franklin, Ben" The Old Mistresses' Apologue
"Philadelphia, PA" 1956 (1st thus) Paperback FINE 
"As new except for slight rubbing to corners. 20 pages on art quality paper with marbled paper cover. Label on front. ""Of this edition 2000 copies have been printed in Fournier types, based on the a letter used by Franklin himself at his Passy press. The ornaments have been adapted from an original stencil also used by Franklin at Passy, now owned by the American Philosophical Society."" ""John Anderson: The Pickering Press"" Erratum tipped in to last page." 
Price: 18.95 USD
 
 
17 "Fryer, Eugenie M." The Hill-Towns of France
NY 1917 Hardbound VERY GOOD 
"Tight, faintest age tanning of pages, clean and square. No dust jacket. Owner's elegant signature on first free page. Slightly faded blue cloth with gilt design and lettering. Light softening of spine ends and slight rubbing to corners. 260 pages illustrated with 27 black and white, full page photo plates + 50 small sketches. ""Two people never see a thing from exactly the same angle, nor in describing it present the same viewpoint; so out of something old we are constantly getting something new."" Hilltowns of Poitou, Normandy, Brittany, Quercy, Languedoc, Provence, Savoie, Auvergne, Picerdie, La Beauce & Touraine. " 
Price: 24.95 USD
 
 
18 "Fuess, Claude M." Selected Essays
"Boston, MA" 1914 (Reprint 1942) Paperback NEAR FINE 
"Tight, bright, light soil, square. Sticker remnant inside cover. 4 dog-eared pages. Essays by Montaigne, Lamb, Hazlitt, DeQuincy, Emerson, Stevenson, Benson, Crothers, Repplier & Briggs" 
Price: 8.87 USD
 
 
Contagious Capitalism: Globalization and the Politics of Labor in China, "Gallagher, Mary Elizabeth"
19 "Gallagher, Mary Elizabeth" Contagious Capitalism: Globalization and the Politics of Labor in China
Princeton University Press 0691130361 / 9780691130361 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 7.00 USD
 
 
20 "Gibson, James William" Warrior Dreams: Violence and Manhood in Post-Vietnam America
Hill & Wang Pub 0809015781 / 9780809015788 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 4.50 USD
 
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Violence: Reflections on a National Epidemic, "Gilligan, James"
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Cleopatra's Nose: Essays on the Unexpected, "Boorstin, Daniel J."
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Race Matters, "West, Cornel"
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