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Wuthering Heights

By: "Bronte, Emily"

Price: $3.50

Seller ID: 9780880299183

ISBN: 0880299185

Condition: GOOD

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Wuthering Heights (Norton Critical Editions)

By: "Bronte, Emily"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company:

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 9780393978896

ISBN: 0393978893

Condition: GOOD

For the Fourth Edition, the editor collated the 1847 text with the two modern texts (Norton s William J. Sale collation and the Clarendon), and found a great number of variants, including accidentals. This discovery led to changes in the body of the Norton Critical Edition text that are explained in the preface. New to "Backgrounds and Contexts" are additional letters, a compositional chronology, related prose, and reviews of the 1847 text. "Criticism" collects five important assessments of Wuthering Heights, three of them new to the Fourth Edition, including Lin Haire-Sargeant s essay on film... View more info

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Wieland and Memoirs of Carwin the Biloquist (Penguin Classics)

By: "Brown, Charles Brockden"

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Penguin Classics:

Seller ID: 9780140390797

ISBN: 0140390790

Condition: GOOD

A terrifying account of the fallibility of the human mind and, by extension, of democracy itself, "Wieland" brilliantly reflects the psychological, social, and political concerns of the early American republic. In the fragmentary sequel, "Memoirs," Brown explores Carwin's bizarre history as a manipulated disciple of the charismatic utopian Ludloe. View more info

Cora Fry

By: "Brown, Rosellen"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Unicorn Pr:

Seller ID: 9780877752110

ISBN: 0877752117

Condition: GOOD

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Sonnets from the Portuguese and Other Love Poems

By: "Browning, Elizabeth Barrett (Adolf Hallman, Illus.)"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Garden City, NY", Doubleday: ©1954

Seller ID: 82H016

ISBN: 0385014635

Condition: FINE/Very Good

"As new except for owner's name, light age soil to top edge and faint stain of top corner of page edges. DJ (unclipped) is intact but has small edge and hinge rips and light age soil. 23 poems 104 pages (9-3/8x6-3/8"")" View more info

Browning: Poems: Volume 2 (Penguin Classics)

By: "Browning, Robert"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Penguin Classics:

Seller ID: 9780140422603

ISBN: 0140422609

Condition: GOOD

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Browning: Poems (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets Series)

By: "Browning, Robert,Browning, Elizabeth Barrett"

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Everyman's Library:

Seller ID: 9781400040223

ISBN: 1400040221

Condition: GOOD

Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning are without parallel in the nineteenth century: celebrated poets, they became equally famous for their marriage. Still popular more than a century after their deaths, their poetry vividly reflects the unique nature of their relationship. This collection presents the Brownings' work in the context of their lives: the early years and their initial friendship, their courtship and marriage, the fifteen happy years they spent living in Italy until Elizabeth's death. Whether in short poems such as Elizabeth's "Hector in the Garden" and Robert's "Nat... View more info

"Bryant's Sella, Thantopsis, And Other Poems: With Notes and Biographical Sketch (Riverside Literature Series Number 54)"

By: "Bryant, William Cullen"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Cambridge, MA", "The Riverside Press / Houghton, Mifflin & Co.": 1892

Seller ID: 7-5T030

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, bright, clean pages, square. Grey cloth covers with black printing have light age soil and an ink spatter on the bottom front cover corner. Light rubbing to cover corners and spine ends. No markings except for owner's name on page with list of Riverside Literature Series. 95 pages with 28 poems. Original, not a reprint." View more info

Woyzek: Ein Fragment - Leonce und Lena: Lustspiel

By: "Buchner, Georg"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: "Stuttgart, Germany", Reclam: 1975

Seller ID: 6-5P005

ISBN: 3150077338

Condition: FINE

EXCERPTS ONLY - Auszüge nur - 'Woyzek: Ein Fragment' - ' Leonce und Lena: Lustspiel'. 64 pages including Nachwort (Epilogue). Text in German. View more info

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The Good Earth (Oprah's Book Club)

By: "Buck, Pearl S."

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Washington Square Press:

Seller ID: 9780743272933

ISBN: 0743272935

Condition: GOOD

Pearl S. Buck's epic Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of a China that was -- now in a Contemporary Classics edition. Though more than sixty years have passed since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retained its popularity and become one of the great modern classics. "I can only write what I know, and I know nothing but China, having always lived there," wrote Pearl Buck. In "The Good Earth" she presents a graphic view of a China when the last emperor reigned and the vast political and social upheavals of the twentieth century w... View more info

Histoire d'un mariage (Original title: Portrait of a Marriage)

By: "Buck, Pearl"

Price: $6.26

Publisher: "Paris, France", Livre de Poche 5242: 1979

Seller ID: 67p014

ISBN: 225302175x

Condition: NEAR FINE

As new except for fading of page edges and faint edgewear. Text in French. View more info

Historia de una Escalera

By: "Buero Vallejo, Antonio"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: ©1955

Seller ID: 78T015

Condition: NEAR FINE/None

"Tight, slight page yellowing, clean & square. Slight softening of spine ends, inscription on first free page, faint mark on front cover. Red cloth with black and gilt. No DJ. Preface and introduction in English. Play in Spanish." View more info

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A Dead Man's Memoir: A Theatrical Novel (Penguin Classics)

By: "Bulgakov, Mikhail"

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics:

Seller ID: 9780140455144

ISBN: 0140455140

Condition: GOOD

A new translation of one of the most popular satires on the Russian Revolution and Soviet society Best known for "The Master and Margarita," Mikhail Bulgakov is one of twentieth-century Russia's most prominent novelists. A "Dead Man's Memoir" is a semi- autobiographical story about a writer who fails to sell his novel, then fails to commit suicide. When the writer's play is taken up for production in a theater, literary success beckons, but he is not prepared to reckon with the grotesquely inflated egos of the actors, directors, and theater managers. View more info

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A Clockwork Orange

By: "Burgess, Anthony"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Penguin Classic:

Seller ID: 9780141182605

ISBN: 0141182601

Condition: GOOD

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And We Have Touched

By: "Burke, Theta"

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Delafield Pr:

Seller ID: 9780916872052

ISBN: 091687205X

Condition: GOOD

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Selected Poems (Penguin Classics)

By: "Burns, Robert"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics:

Seller ID: 9780140423822

ISBN: 0140423826

Condition: GOOD

Bestselling series of gift-size anthologies. The series contains selected poetry and prose from some of the most famous English and Scottish poets. An attractive six-pocket display pack is also available. Jarrold Publishing. View more info

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Jerusalem (Broadway tie-in edition)

By: "Butterworth, Jez"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "London, England", Nick Hern Books: 2009

Seller ID: 3NT007

ISBN: 1848421982

Condition: FINE

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"Seventeen Letters of George Noel Gordon, Lord Byron to an Unknown Lady 1811-1817"

By: "Byron, Lord (Walter Edwin Peck, ed. & intro.)"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: NY, "Covici, Friede, Inc., Publishers": 1930

Edition: (limited edition)

Seller ID: 4-3Y003

Condition: GOOD-

"""This edition is limited to 500 numbered copies...of which 475 are for sale. This copy is number 29."" Tight, bright and clean deckle edged pages, square. End papers are age tanned and first free page has a gift inscription. Dusty rose paper over boards, with black cloth spine and silver lettering. Exterior has light age soil, softened spine ends, lightly rubbed edges and corner rubbed through to board. No slipcase." View more info

Words in the Wind: The Poetry of Louise Cabral

By: "Cabral, Louise"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: "Westlake Village, CA", Wood Nymph/ Merrygolds: c2003

Edition: (signed)

Seller ID: 15T016

ISBN: 1928737757

Condition: FINE

"As new except for gift inscription signed by author. ""How can we trace rung by rung The ladder of our lives, Where we climbed, where we fell, Where we slipped and held on…"" 56 page, staple-bound." View more info

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Morning Earth : Field Notes in Poetry


Price: $6.95

Publisher: Pub Group West:

Seller ID: 9781571314161

ISBN: 1571314164

Condition: GOOD

In Earth Journal, John Caddy advocates poetry as a physical act--a morning practice or devotion, a decision to record quickly and without forethought the direct, momentary experience of each new day. Presenting a selection of his daily poems covering the seasons of the year, he provides commentary and instruction for individuals, teachers, and students about starting their own daily earth journals. "Whenever you write," Caddy says, "you surprise yourself saying likable things that you did not plan." The unfiltered inscription of each day opens the senses, integrating the writer with the wh... View more info