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

Price: 2.00 USD
 
 
2 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
 
 
3 "Bemelmans, Ludwig" Bemelmans' La Bonne Table
NY Simon & Shuster 1964 (1st edition) Hardbound VERY GOOD Good printed book 
"Tight and square. Bright pages but age tanned at top exterior edges with slight foxing to side exterior edges and endpapers Clean white spine and pages. Light soil to edges of blue covers. Faint softening of spine ends. Unclipped dust jacket has shelfwear to top and bottom edges with chipping to top and bottom of spine, rubbed corners and a few tiny rips. ""His lifetime love affair with the art of dining - In his own words and his own pictures, from behind the scenes and at table"" A collection of essays...his autobiography gastronomique... the author of the children's favorite -""Madeline""- write this for the grownup. 446 pages, illustrated with his delightful drawings throughout." 
Price: 169.95 USD
 
 
Long Time Leaving - Dispatches From Up South, "Blunt, Roy Jr. "
4 "Blunt, Roy Jr. " Long Time Leaving - Dispatches From Up South
NY Alfred A. Knopf 2006 0307266184 / 9780307266187 (1st edition) Hardbound FINE printed book 
"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."
5 "Boorstin, Daniel J." Cleopatra's Nose: Essays on the Unexpected
Vintage 0679755187 / 9780679755180 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 6.00 USD
 
 
Nonno's Monkey: An Italian American Memoir 1800-2004, "Bucher, Isabel Bearman"
6 "Bucher, Isabel Bearman" Nonno's Monkey: An Italian American Memoir 1800-2004
Cantare Press 2009 0615204392 / 9780615204390 Trade Paperback GOOD- printed book 
"READING COPY. Tight, bright and clean except for a major corner bump with a faint stain on the bottom corner has dog-eared all the pages. The author follows her Italian family (DeBernardi & Giani) from 1800 in Northern Italy to the 1940's in Branford Connecticut" 
Price: 7.99 USD
 
 
50 Essays: A Portable Anthology, "Cohen, Samuel"
7 "Cohen, Samuel" 50 Essays: A Portable Anthology
Bedford/St. Martin's 0312446985 / 9780312446987 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 7.00 USD
 
 
8 "Didion, Joan" Slouching Towards Bethlehem: Essays
"Farrar, Straus and Giroux" 0374521727 / 9780374521721 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 7.00 USD
 
 
Kant and the Platypus: Essays on Language and Cognition, "Eco, Umberto, McEwen, Alastair"
9 "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"
10 "Etzioni, Amitai" The Limits Of Privacy
Basic Books 046504090X / 9780465040902 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 6.00 USD
 
 
11 "Gibson, James William" Warrior Dreams: Violence and Manhood in Post-Vietnam America
Hill & Wang Pub 0809015781 / 9780809015788 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 4.50 USD
 
 
Violence: Reflections on a National Epidemic, "Gilligan, James"
12 "Gilligan, James" Violence: Reflections on a National Epidemic
Vintage 0679779124 / 9780679779124 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 7.00 USD
 
 
13 "Huddleston, Sisley" "Europe in Zig Zags: Social, Artistic, Literary and Political Affairs on the Continent"
"Philadelphia, PA" J.B. Lippincott 1929 (1st edition) Hardbound FAIR- printed book 
"UGLY READING COPY. Damaged, faded and stained cloth cover with cream, rust and green, art deco design. Tape repair to end paper hinges. Solid. clean, faintly age toned text block with a few dog eared pages. 354 pages of with groups of essays, capturing the influences shaping Europe between the wars - The final group is ""10 Years After"". Illustrated with 36 photographs and indexed. .""a hotchpotch of personal experiences and impressions of political speculations and social studies, of travel pictures and portraits of men whom I have for the most part known…I have tried to throw a little light on the problems of Europe.""" 
Price: 29.95 USD
 
 
14 "Jewett, Sarah Orne (Marie Donahue, intro.)" Country By-Ways
"South Berwick, ME" Old Berwick Historical Society 1981 (1st thus) Paperback NEAR FINE printed book 
"As new- gift quality! 127 page, staple-bound. Reprint of 5 essays by Sarah Orne Jewett: River Driftwood; An October Ride; From A Mournful Villager; An Autumn Holiday; A Winter Drive. A book of the same title was originally published in 1881 and contained these plus 3 other essays. " 
Price: 17.95 USD
 
 
15 "Kastner, Erich" Gesammelte Schriften fur Erwachsene. Bd. 8.
"Zurich, Switzerland" Droemer Knaur / Atrium Verlag 1969 Paperback GOOD 
"Tight, bright, clean and square but has badly sunned spine and light age soil to exterior page edges and inside covers. Band 6: Vermischte Beiträge I. ""Friedrich der Große und die deutsche Literatur. Eine Untersuchung des literarischen Geschmacks um 1780"" (hierbeihandelt es sich um einen Auszug aus Erich Kästners Dissertation aus dem Jahre 1925.) Aus der ""Weltbühne"" ""Notabene 45"" ""Berliner und Münchener Kabarett"" Text in German. 271 pages." 
Price: 15.95 USD
 
 
16 "Levitt, Steven & Stephen Dubner" Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
006073132X / 9780060731328 Hardcover GOOD 

Price: 4.00 USD
 
 
17 "Machiavelli, Niccolo" The Prince and The Discourses
Mass Market Paperback GOOD 

Price: 2.00 USD
 
 
18 "Nizan, Paul" "Aden, Arabie (Beacon paperbacks)"
Beacon Press 0807041793 / 9780807041796 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 1.00 USD
 
 
19 "Schweitzer, Albert" "Peace Or Atomic War? Three Appeals Broadcast From Oslo, Norway"
Henry Holt B00VPWZ9I0 Hardcover GOOD 

Price: 2.50 USD
 
 
20 "Shrodes, Caroline, Shugrue, Michael, Edward, Marc DiPaolo, Matuschek, Christian" The Conscious Reader (10th Edition)
Longman 0321366042 / 9780321366047 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 7.00 USD
 
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Violence: Reflections on a National Epidemic, "Gilligan, James"
Violence: Reflections on a National Epidemic
"Gilligan, James"

Cleopatra's Nose: Essays on the Unexpected, "Boorstin, Daniel J."
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"Boorstin, Daniel J."

The Limits Of Privacy, "Etzioni, Amitai"
The Limits Of Privacy
"Etzioni, Amitai"

50 Essays: A Portable Anthology, "Cohen, Samuel"
50 Essays: A Portable Anthology
"Cohen, Samuel"

Granite and Rainbow: Essays (Harvest Book; Hb 318), "Woolf, Virginia"
Granite and Rainbow: Essays (Harvest Book; Hb 318)
"Woolf, Virginia"

Kant and the Platypus: Essays on Language and Cognition, "Eco, Umberto, McEwen, Alastair"
Kant and the Platypus: Essays on Language and Cognition
"Eco, Umberto, McEwen, Alastair"

Long Time Leaving - Dispatches From Up South, "Blunt, Roy Jr. "
Long Time Leaving - Dispatches From Up South
"Blunt, Roy Jr. "

Nonno's Monkey: An Italian American Memoir 1800-2004, "Bucher, Isabel Bearman"
Nonno's Monkey: An Italian American Memoir 1800-2004
"Bucher, Isabel Bearman"

 
 


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