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"A Cat, a Man, and Two Women (Japan's Modern Writers)"

By: "Tanizaki, Junichiro"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Kodansha International (JPN),

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"A l'ombre des jeunes filles en fleurs (A la recherche du temps perdu, II) "

By: "Proust, Marcel (Van Dongen, cover art)"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1954

Edition: "(reprint, 1977)"

"UGLY covers (creased and damaged surface). Text is unmarked, tight and square but has a little age tanning. 2nd of the 7 books of ""In Search of Lost Time"". Text in French. " View more info

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"African-American Poetry: An Anthology, 1773-1927 (Dover Thrift Editions)"


Price: $0.50

Publisher: Dover Publications,

Rich selection of 74 poems ranging from the religious and moral verse of Phillis Wheatley Peters (ca. 1753-1784) to 20th-century work of Langston Hughes and Countee Cullen. Other contributors include James Weldon Johnson, Paul Laurence Dunbar, many others. Indispensable for students of the black experience in America and any lover of fine poetry. Includes 4 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative. View more info

"Androcles and the Lion: A Fable Play, Definitive Text"

By: "Shaw, Bernard"

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Penguin Books,

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"Angels in America, Part Two: Perestroika"

By: "Kushner, Tony"

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Theatre Communications Group,

The second half of Tony Kushner's Pulitzer Prize-winning epic "Angels in America, Perestroika" steers the characters introduced in "Millennium Approaches" from the opportunistic eighties to a new sense of community in the nineties. "Not only a stunning resolution of the resounding human drama of "Millennium Approaches, " but also a true millennial work of art."--Frank Rich, "The New York Times" View more info

"April Galleons (Poets, Penguin)"

By: "Ashbery, John"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Puffin,

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"awakening, The"

By: "Chopin, Kate"

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC,

First published in 1899, this novel shocked readers with its open sensuality and uninhibited treatment of marital infidelity. The poignant, lyrical story of a New Orleans wife who attempts to find love outside a stifling marriage, critics have praised it as a forerunner of the modern novel. New introductory Note. View more info

"Awkward Age, The"

By: "James, Henry"

Price: $2.00

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"Axe, The"

By: "Undset, Sigrid"

Price: $8.00

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"Best thing in Life is a Friend, The"

By: anthology

Price: $2.50

A celebration of friends, this book pays tribute to those unforgettable people who enter our lives and forever change them for the better. View more info

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"Billy Budd, Sailor and Other Stories"

By: "Melville, Herman"

Price: $1.25

Publisher: BANTAM DELL,

If Melville had never written Moby Dick, his place in world literature would be assured by his short tales. "Billy Budd, Sailor," his last work, is the masterpiece in which he delivers the final summation in his "quarrel with God." It is a brilliant study of the tragic clash between social authority and individual freedom, human justice and abstract good. Melville also explores this theme in "Bartelby the Scrivener," his famous story about a Wall Street law clerk who tak... View more info