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Persuasion (Barnes & Noble Classics)

By: "Austen, Jane"

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Classics:

Seller ID: 9781593081300

ISBN: 1593081308

Condition: GOOD

"Persuasion," by Jane Austen, is part of the "Barnes & Noble Classics"" "series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras. Here are some of the remarkable features of "Barnes & Noble Classics": All editions are beautifully designed and are printed to superior specifications; some include illustrations of historical interest. "Barnes & Noble Classics "pulls together a constellation of influences--biographical, historical, and literary--to enrich each read... View more info

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Pride and Prejudice (Penguin Classics)

By: "Austen, Jane"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: 9780141439518

ISBN: 0141439513

Condition: GOOD

Listen to audio presented by Literary Affairs: "Pride and Prejudice." View our feature on Jane Austen. Few have failed to be charmed by the witty and independent spirit of Elizabeth Bennet. Her early determination to dislike Mr. Darcy is a prejudice only matched by the folly of his arrogant pride. Their first impressions give way to true feelings in a comedy profoundly concerned with happiness and how it might be achieved. @FirstThoughtBestThought Usually a man wills his home to his wife or kids. But sometimes, he wills it to a distant relative, so when he dies, you're out on yo... View more info

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Pride and Prejudice

By: "Austen, Jane"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: 9780143036234

ISBN: 0143036238

Condition: GOOD

When Elizabeth Bennet first meets eligible bachelor Fitzwilliam Darcy, she thinks him arrogant and conceited; he is indifferent to her good looks and lively mind. When she later discovers that Darcy has involved himself in the troubled relationship between his friend Bingley and her beloved sister Jane, she is determined to dislike him more than ever. In the sparkling comedy of manners that follows, Jane Austen shows the folly of judging by first impressions and superbly evokes the friendships, gossip and snobberies of provincial middle-class life. Get the complete set of Penguin Class... View more info

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Northanger Abbey: A Norton Critical Edition (First Edition) (Norton Critical Editions)

By: "Austen, Jane"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company:

Seller ID: 9780393978506

ISBN: 0393978508

Condition: GOOD

This Norton Critical Edition is the most extensively annotated student edition available. "Backgrounds" features material carefully chosen to enhance readers appreciation of the novel, including biographical commentary, early works and correspondence related to Northanger Abbey, and excerpts by Ann Radcliffe, Frances Burney, and William Wordsworth, among others, tracing Austen s connection to her Romantic contemporaries. "Criticism" collects thirteen assessments of Northanger Abbey from a wide range of voices and periods, including essays by Margaret Oliphant and Rebecca West and critics Patri... View more info

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Pride and Prejudice

By: "Austen, Jane,Johnson, Claudia L.,Wolfson, Susan J."

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pearson:

Seller ID: 9780321105073

ISBN: 0321105079

Condition: GOOD

From Longman's Cultural Editions series, Jane Austen's"Pride and Prejudice," edited by Claudia Johnson and Susan Wolfson, offers the text of the first edition and is extensively annotated in several contexts, from Austen's views, to cultural issues, to first reviews and critical reception. View more info

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Disappearances: Selected Poems

By: "Auster, Paul"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Woodstock, NY", Overlook Press: 1988

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 7NT068

ISBN: 0879513411

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Tight, bright, faint age soil to exterior, a few smudges in interior, slight curl. ""The first major selection of Paul Auster's poetry to be published in one volume...disturbing, eloquent, and utterly unique...""" View more info

The Home The Star Shone On: A Christmas Drama in One Act

By: "Averill, Esther"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Boston, MA", Baker's Plays: 1937

Seller ID: 68T019

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, yellowed, clean for age. Pencil notes in margins. 32 page, staple bound. Script, 12 characters, directions for music, costume, sets, props. Centers on the birth of Christ." View more info

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The Underdogs: Pictures and Scenes from the Present Revolution: a Translation of Mariano Azuela's Los De Abajo With Related Texts

By: "Azuela, Mariano"

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company:

Seller ID: 9780872208346

ISBN: 0872208346

Condition: GOOD

Mariano Azuela, the first of the "novelists of the Revolution," was born in Lagos de Moreno, Jalisco, Mexico, in 1873. He studied medicine in Guadalajara and returned to Lagos in 1909, where he began the practice of his profession. He began his writing career early; in 1896 he published Impressions of a Student in a weekly of Mexico City. This was followed by numerous sketches and short stories, and in 1911 by his first novel, Andres Perez, maderista. Like most of the young Liberals, he supported Francisco I. Madero's uprising, which overthrew the dictatorship of Porfirio Diaz, and in 1911 was... View more info

Eugenie Grandet

By: "Balzac (Pierre Citron, Chronologie et preface)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", GF Flammarion (#3): 1964

Seller ID: 10P030

ISBN: 2080700030

Condition: FINE

As new - gift quality! Text in French. View more info

Poeta Pamieta: Antologia poezji swiadectwa I sprzeciwu 1944-1984

By: "Baranczak, Stanislaw"

Price: $28.95

Publisher: "London, UK", Puls Publications:

Seller ID: 37T017

ISBN: 090758716X

Condition: NEAR FINE

As new except for slight wear to exterior edges and light pencil checks in index. Text in Polish. 386 pages + index. View more info

Four on a Garden

By: "Barillet & Gredy (Abe Burroughs, adaptation)"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: NY, "Samuel French, Inc.": 1973

Seller ID: 6-2P003

Condition: GOOD+

"Tight, faded light blue covers lightly age soiled with sunned spine edge, clean, unmarked interior. 4 acts, 5 actors, opened in NY in 1971 with Carol Channing, Sid Caesar & Tom Lee Jones. Script with stage directions. 86 page staple-bound. " View more info

Centennial Suite - commemorates the Centennial of the Village of Bronxville 1898-1998

By: "Barr, John"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Bronxville, NY", 1998

Seller ID: 10H017

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new except for faint sunfading at staple edge, a few light spots on cover and faint curl. History in perspective tinged with humour. Staple-bound, 9x6"" (22.9x15.3cm) " View more info

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Beginning Theory: An Introduction to Literary and Cultural Theory

By: "Barry, Peter"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Manchester University Press:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780719062681

ISBN: 0719062683

Condition: GOOD

In this second edition of "Beginning Theory," the variety of approaches, theorists, and technical language is lucidly and expertly unraveled and explained, and allows readers to develop their own ideas once first principles have been grasped. Expanded and updated from the original edition first published in 1995, Peter Barry has incorporated all of the recent developments in literary theory, adding two new chapters covering the emergent Eco-criticism and the re-emerging Narratology. View more info

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Lost in the Funhouse (The Anchor Literary Library)

By: "Barth, John"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780385240871

ISBN: 0385240872

Condition: GOOD

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Winter of the Salamander: The Keeper of Importance

By: "Bear, Ray Young (author & cover art)"

Price: $49.95

Publisher: San Francisco, Harper & Row: 1979

Edition: (Stated 1st edition)

Seller ID: 8-8T008

ISBN: 0064527514

Condition: GOOD+

"Tight, faintest age tanning of pages, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, square. Long corner crease on front cover. Rubbed and lightly chipped cover edges with small chips at spine ends. Front cover illustration by Ray Young Bear. Collection of 80 poems by Ray Young Bear a member of the Sauk and Fox (Mesquaki) tribe. His poems explore themes of man, creature, earth, power, the beauty of the landscape, and the the spirit of the people who survive there.208 pages. 8.25x5.5x1.5"" (21x14x1.7cm)." View more info

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"Three Novels: Molloy, Malone Dies, The Unnamable"

By: "Beckett, Samuel"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Grove Press:

Seller ID: 9780802144478

ISBN: 0802144470

Condition: GOOD

(Book Jacket Status: Jacketed) The first novel of Samuel Beckett's mordant and exhilarating midcentury trilogy introduces us to Molloy, who has been mysteriously incarcerated, and who subsequently escapes to go discover the whereabouts of his mother. In the latter part of this curious masterwork, a certain Jacques Moran is deputized by anonymous authorities to search for the aforementioned Molloy. In the trilogy's second novel, Malone, who might or might not be Molloy himself, addresses us with his ruminations while in the act of dying. The third novel consists of the fragmented monologue-... View more info

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Waiting for Godot: A Tragicomedy in Two Acts

By: "Beckett, Samuel"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Grove Press:

Seller ID: 9780802130341

ISBN: 0802130348

Condition: GOOD

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By: "Becquer, Gustavo Adolfo (Rafael Montesinos, ed.)"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Madrid, Spain", Letras Hispanica (#31) / Catedra: 1988

Seller ID: 18P016

ISBN: 8437613434

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"As new except for occasional pencil notes in margin. ""El secreto de Becquer esta en habe sabido llegar por igual al pueble, a la burguesia, a los poetas y a los estudiosos de su obra, y el misterio de esas famas paralelas no tiene equivalente en toda la poesia espanola..."" Text in Spanish." View more info

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Behan Complete Plays (Methuen World Classics)

By: "Behan, Brendan"

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Bloomsbury Methuen Drama:

Seller ID: 9780413387806

ISBN: 0413387801

Condition: GOOD

This volume contains everything Brendan Behan wrote in dramatic form in EnglishContains the three famous full-length plays: The Quare Fellow, set in an Irish prison ("In Brendan Behan's tremendous new play language is out on a spree, ribald, dauntless and spoiling for a fight ... with superb dramatic tact, the tragedy is concealed beneath layer after layer of rough comedy" Observer); The Hostage, set in a Dublin lodging-house of doubtful repute where a young English soldier is being kept prisoner, "shouts, sings, thunders and stamps with life...a masterpiece" (The Times); and Richard's ... View more info

Los Intereses Creados

By: "Benavente, Jacinto"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Buenos Aires, Argentina", Espasa - Calpe / Coleccion Austral #34: 1965

Edition: (Decimoseptima edicion)

Seller ID: 6-5P007

Condition: GOOD-

"UGLY but solid READING copy. Tight, age tanned pages with underlining and a few notes, tilted spine. The dust jacket is soiled with tattered edges and tape repaired on inside. Spanish drama by Nobel prize winning author. 146 pages. Text in Spanish." View more info