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A Slow Flash of Light:An Anthology of Poems about Poetry

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Teachers & Writers:

Seller ID: 9780915924561

ISBN: 0915924560

Condition: GOOD

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Poetry Out Loud the Anthology (National Recitation Contest)

By: Poetry Foundation

Price: $5.00

Publisher: National Endowment of the Arts:

Seller ID: 9781881505112

ISBN: 1881505111

Condition: GOOD

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Friendship Poems (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets Series)

By: Everyman's Library

Price: $6.25

Publisher: Everyman's Library:

Seller ID: 9780679443704

ISBN: 0679443703

Condition: GOOD

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Poets Against the War

By: Anderson, Sally

Price: $6.45

Publisher: Thunder's Mouth Press:

Seller ID: 9781560255390

ISBN: 1560255390

Condition: GOOD

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Little Songs of the Geisha: Traditional Japanese Ko-Uta

By: Dalby, Liza

Price: $6.45

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing:

Seller ID: 9780804832502

ISBN: 0804832501

Condition: very good

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The Garden's Poetry (Hebrew Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Tel-Aviv, Israel", Miskal - Yedioth Ahronot: 2003

Seller ID: 1NX004

ISBN: 9655115747

Condition: FINE / No DJ

As new -gift quality! . Poems with outstanding color photo illustrations on facing page. Unpaginated. Text in Hebrew. View more info

Liebesabenteuer aus 1001 Nacht

By: "(Hermann Schrader, ed.), (Hilde Schlotterbeck, illus.)"

Price: $11.95

Publisher: "Olten, Germany", Fackelverlag: 1962

Seller ID: 88T041

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, bright, and clean, but has tilted spine. No dust jacket. Grey covers with red spine. Gilt lettering and illustration on spine and red sketch on cover. Text in German. 406 pages with ink sketch illustrations starting with the story ""Die Geschichte der Könige Schahriar und Schah Saman (The story of Kings Shahriar and Shah Saman) and ending with the story ""Wie Schahrasad von der Todesstrafe verschont und Königin wurde"" (How Scheherazade was spared the death penalty and became queen). 7.5x5x1.5"" (12.3x19.2x3.75cm)" View more info

Dog of Flanders and Other Stories ( Companion Library Edition)

By: "(Ouida), Louise De La Ramee"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap:

Seller ID: 9780448054803

ISBN: 0448054809

Condition: GOOD

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Passages from the Diary of Samuel Pepys

By: "(Richard LeGallienne, Ed.)"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: NY, The Modern Library: (c1921)

Seller ID: 8-7P003

Condition: GOOD+

"Tight, light age tanning of pages, clean, square text block with curled covers. End papers with tan lattice and Modern Library symbols. Endpaper and 2 title pages have miniscule dog ear on top corner. Thumb size piece missing from top corner of last blank page. Binding - 'Limp Croft Leather' with gilt on front Modern Library logo and spine titles. Rubbed spine ends. 4.25x6.25x1""" View more info

Het Koningsgraf: Honderd en een sonnetten

By: "Aafjes, Bertus"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Amsterda,", "Meulenhoff, J. M.": 1965

Edition: (Vierde druk)

Seller ID: 20T011

Condition: FINE

As new except tiny shelfwear to back corner. 117 pages. Text in Dutch. The poet was a devout Catholic and wrote poems about the resistance in WWII. View more info

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The Letters of Abelard and Heloise (Penguin Classics)

By: "Abelard, Peter, Radice, Betty"

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Penguin Classics:

Seller ID: 9780140442977

ISBN: 0140442979

Condition: GOOD

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Injuring Eternity

By: "Accardi, Millicent Borges"

Price: $7.45

Publisher: World Nouveau:

Seller ID: 9780982886540

ISBN: 0982886543

Condition: GOOD

Injuring Eternity is a bold volume of poetry written by renowned National Endowments for the Arts poet Millicent Borges Accardi. View more info

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Things Fall Apart

By: "Achebe, Chinua"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780385474542

ISBN: 0385474547

Condition: very good

"Things Fall Apart" tells two intertwining stories, both centering on Okonkwo, a "strong man" of an Ibo village in Nigeria. The first, a powerful fable of the immemorial conflict between the individual and society, traces Okonkwo's fall from grace with the tribal world. The second, as modern as the first is ancient, concerns the clash of cultures and the destruction of Okonkwo's world with the arrival of aggressive European missionaries. These perfectly harmonized twin dramas are informed by an awareness capable of encompassing at once the life of nature, human history, and the mysterious comp... View more info

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Things Fall Apart (Penguin Modern Classics)

By: "Achebe, Chinua"

Price: $9.85

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: 9780141186887

ISBN: 0141186887

Condition: GOOD

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By: "Achternbusch, Herbert"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Koln, Germany", Shauspiel Koln Spielzeit: 1980/1

Seller ID: 83M006

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, yellowed pages, clean, faint curl. Covers have rubbed edges. ""Phantasien des Schreibers; Frauenleben; Judit totet Holofernes; Susanne; Eine Affaire; Liebste Teres!; Edeltraut St., Exportkaufmann"" Text in German128 pages (5-1/2x3-7/8""- pocket size)" View more info

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Oresteia (Oxford World's Classics)

By: "Aeschylus,"

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 9780199537815

ISBN: 019953781X

Condition: GOOD

The Oresteia is the only trilogy of tragedy plays to survive from Ancient Greece. Agamemnon, Libation Bearers, and Eumenides have established the enduring themes of Greek tragedy--the inexorable nature of Fate, the relationship between justice, revenge, and religion. In this family history, Fate and the gods decree that each generation will repeat the crimes and endure the suffering of their forebears. When Agamemnon is murdered by his wife, Clytemnestra, their son Orestes must avenge his father's death. Only Orestes' appeal to the goddess Athena saves him from his mother's Furies, breaking th... View more info

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A Death in the Family

By: "Agee, James"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780375701238

ISBN: 0375701230

Condition: GOOD

Forty years after its original publication, James Agee's last novel seems, more than ever, an American classic. For in his lyrical, sorrowful account of a man's death and its impact on his family, Agee painstakingly created a small world of domestic happiness and then showed how quickly and casually it could be destroyed. On a sultry summer night in 1915, Jay Follet leaves his house in Knoxville, Tennessee, to tend to his father, whom he believes is dying. The summons turns out to be a false alarm, but on his way back to his family, Jay has a car accident and is killed instantly. Dancing b... View more info

This Turning Face

By: "Aidoo, John "

Price: $72.95

Publisher: "Accra, Ghana", Ghana Universities Press: 1991

Seller ID: 9-9H007

ISBN: 9964301871

Condition: NEAR FINE

"Text, as new and unmarked. Exterior has faintest shelfwear, faint soil and a miniscule backward titlt to spine. Text in English. 98 pages. 8.5x6x.25"" (15.2x26x.7cm) Poetry collection by Ghanaian poet John Aidoo who won the Valvo Literary Prize for his previous collection. ""There is always the living warmth hidden in the ashes of our lives that will glow with the running dream"" " View more info


By: "Aiken, Conrad."

Price: $2.00

Publisher: "Charles Scribner's Sons,":

Seller ID: B000OK2522

ISBN: B000OK2522

Condition: GOOD

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Rashomon and Other Stories

By: "Akutagawa, Ryunosuke"

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Liveright:

Seller ID: 9780871402141

ISBN: 0871402149

Condition: GOOD

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