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Talk Before Sleep: A Novel

By: "Berg, Elizabeth"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Ballantine Books:

Seller ID: 9780345491251

ISBN: 0345491254

Condition: GOOD


"Until that moment, I hadn't realized how much I'd been needing to meet someone I might be able to say everything to." They met at a party. It was hate at first sight. Ruth was far too beautiful, too flamboyant. Not at all Ann's kind of person. Until a chance encounter in the bathroom led to an alliance of souls. Soon they were sharing hankies during the late showing of "Sophie's Choice," wolfing down sundaes sodden with whipped cream, telling truths of marriage, mortality, and love, secure in a kind of intimacy no man could ever know. Only best friends understand devil's food cake for bre... View more info

Le Fou D'Amerique

By: "Berger, ves"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", Grasset: 1976

Seller ID: 84P017

ISBN: 2253019631

Condition: VERY GOOD +


As new except for rip on 1st page edge. Text in French View more info

le libraire

By: "Bessette, Gerard"

Price: $5.36

Publisher: Montreal QUE, CLF Poche Canadien/Pierre Tisseyre(#17): ©1968

Seller ID: 67p013

ISBN: 7753920499

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean, slight flare to cover. Occasional underlining. 2 folded page corners. Novel. Text in French." View more info

Gaston Bouthol

By: "Best, Henry"

Price: $54.95

Publisher: Editions Franco-Suisse: 1964

Edition: (Limited edition)

Seller ID: 97T017

Condition: FINE


"As new except for faint yellowing of spine and faint corner bump, with an inscription to Jacqueline Marc Chadourne. #33 in limited edition of 100. Gaston Bouthoul (1896-1980), est un sociologue français spécialiste du phénomène de la guerre. Introduction and selected writings. Text in French. " View more info

Quelques Pas Avec Bachelard

By: "Best, Henry"

Price: $56.95

Publisher: Editions Franco-Suisse: 1977

Edition: (Limited edition)

Seller ID: 97T018

Condition: FINE


"As new except for faint shaded spot on front cover, with an inscription to Jacqueline Marc Chadourne. 30 in limited edition of 50. Bachelard was ""a French philosopher. His most important work is on poetics and on the philosophy of science. To the latter he introduced the concepts of epistemological obstacle and epistemological break (obstacle épistémologique et rupture épistémologique)."" Text in French. 142 pages 7.25x5.25"" (18.4x13.3cm.) " View more info

A Sauts et a Gambades Avec Montaigne

By: "Best, Henry"

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Editions Franco-Suisse: 1974

Edition: (Limited edition)

Seller ID: 97T019

Condition: FINE


"As new except for a few tiny spots on back cover, with an inscription to Jacqueline Marc-Chadourne. #6 in limited edition of 100. 147 pages 7.25x5.25"" (18.4x13.3cm.) Text in French." View more info

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Evening Class

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $1.85

Publisher: BANTAM DELL:

Seller ID: 9780440223207

ISBN: 0440223202

Condition: GOOD


It was the quiet ones you had to watch. That's where the real passion was lurking. They came together at Mountainview College, a down-at-the-heels secondary school on the seamy side of Dublin, to take a course in Italian. It was Latin teacher Aidan Dunne's last chance to revive a failing marriage and a dead-end career. But Aidan's dream was headed for disaster until the mysterious Signora appeared, transforming a shared passion for Italy into a life-altering adventure for them all...bank clerk Bill and his dizzy fiance Lizzie: a couple headed for trouble...Kathy, a hardworking innocent pro... View more info

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Heart and Soul

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780307278425

ISBN: 0307278425

Condition: GOOD


With the warmth, humor, and compassion we have come to expect, Maeve Binchy tells a story of doctors and staff, patients, family, and friends at a heart clinic in a community caught between the old Ireland and the new. Dr. Clara Casey agrees to take on the seemingly thankless task of establishing a clinic with little funding--for a year. With her own plate full--two troublesome grown daughters and a needy ex-husband--she is still able to gather a wonderfully diverse and dedicated staff. And before long she has done the impossible, made the clinic a success and a aprt of the community. Now ... View more info

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Echoes

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell:

Seller ID: 9780440122098

ISBN: 0440122090

Condition: GOOD


" It was sometimes called the echo cave, and if you shouted your question loud enough in the right direction, you got an answer instead of an echo..." Clare and David--divided as children by a rigid social code that branded her as shanty Irish and him as gentry...brought together as adults by a desire that knew no class, no barriers, only the urgent hunger of two people destined to love--and ready to defy a world determined to keep them apart. Even at fifteen, David Power knew the echo would answer eleven-year-old Clare O'Brien's dearest wish, to win a school prize. But it was years... View more info

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The Lilac Bus

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell:

Seller ID: 9780440213024

ISBN: 0440213029

Condition: GOOD


The Journey... Every Friday night a lilac-colored minibus leaves Dublin for the Irish country town of Rathdoon with seven weekend commuters on board. All of them, from the joking bank porter to the rich doctor's daughter, have their reasons for making the journey. The Destination...Rathdoon is the kind of Irish village where family histories are shared and scandals don't stay secret for long. And this weekend, when the bus pulls in, the riders find the unexpected waiting for them...as each of their private lives unfolds to reveal a sharp betrayal of the heart, a young man's crime, and a ch... View more info

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The Copper Beech

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell:

Seller ID: 9780440213291

ISBN: 0440213290

Condition: GOOD


In the Irish town of Schancarrig, the young people carve their initials-and those of their loves--into the copper beech tree in front of the schoolhouse. But not even Father Gunn, the parish priest, who knows most of what goes on behind Shancarrig's closed doors, or Dr. Jims, the village doctor, who knows all the rest, realizes that not everything in the placid village is what it seems. Unexpected passions and fear are bringing together the lives of so many, such as the sensitive new priest and Miss Ross, the slight, beautiful schoolteacher... Leonora, the privileged daughter of the town's... View more info

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The Glass Lake

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell:

Seller ID: 9780440221593

ISBN: 0440221595

Condition: GOOD


Night after night the beautiful woman walked beside the serene waters of Lough Glass. Until the day she disappeared, leaving only a boat drifting upside down on the unfathomable lake that gave the town its name. Ravishing Helen McMahon, the Dubliner with film-star looks and unfulfilled dreams, never belonged in Lough Glass, not the way her genial pharmacist-husband Martin belonged, or their spirited daughter Kit. Suddenly, she is gone and Kit is haunted by the memory of her mother, seen through a window, alone at the kitchen table, tears streaming down her face. Now Kit, too, has secrets: of t... View more info

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Scarlet Feather

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkley:

Seller ID: 9780451203779

ISBN: 0451203771

Condition: GOOD


They met in cooking school--and became fast friends with a common dream. Now, Cathy Scarlet and Tom Feather hope to take Dublin by storm with their newly formed catering company, aptly dubbed "Scarlet Feather." Not everyone, however, shares their optimism. Cathy's mother-in-law disapproves of both Cathy and her new "hobby," while Cathy's husband Neil pays no mind to anything--except his work as a civil rights lawyer. And then there's Tom's family, who expect him to follow in his father's footsteps, and an ambitious girlfriend who's struggling with career dreams of her own. Between friends and ... View more info

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London Transports

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell:

Seller ID: 9780440212355

ISBN: 0440212359

Condition: GOOD


Whether it's the sudden snapping of bonds between lovers or shopping on Oxford Street, Maeve Binchy finds the unexpected truth in experiences so real that every woman will recognize them. Filled with her delicious humor and warmth, the twenty-two stories in London Transports will delight and captivate as they take us to a place that is far away--and yet so familiar...Where having an affair with a married man brings one woman to a turning point...Where another finds that looking for an apartment to share can be a risky business...Where nosing into a secretary's life can have shocking results...... View more info

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Minding Frankie

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780307475497

ISBN: 0307475492

Condition: GOOD


When Noel learns that his terminally ill former flame is pregnant with his child, he reluctantly agrees to take care of the baby girl. Along with the help of a caring network of friends, family and neighbors--including Lisa, his broken-hearted classmate, and Emily, his American cousin--Noel adapts to his new responsibilities. But when a nosy social worker decides to get involved, she threatens to ruin their unconventional but special arrangement. It will be up to Noel to persuade her that everyone in the neighborhood has something to offer when it comes to minding Frankie. View more info

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The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend

By: "Bivald, Katarina"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark:

Seller ID: 9781492623441

ISBN: 149262344X

Condition: very good


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Papa's Daughter

By: "Bjorn, Thyra Ferre"

Price: $7.90

Publisher: "Old Tappan, NJ", Bantam/Spire Books :

Seller ID: 48P123

Condition: VERY GOOD


Light soiling and yellowing. Small crease on back cover/spine. View more info

Dear Papa

By: "Bjorn, Thyra Ferre. "

Price: $6.48

Publisher: "Old Tappan, NJ", Spire Books : 1946

Seller ID: 48P121

Condition: FINE


"""At 81…Mama remembers all and writes with love and rue…about Papa the pastor and ex-professional bachelor and the 8 Franzon children... bringing back the magic that has made her a legend."" Light yellowing" View more info

The World Rapers

By: "Black, Jonathan "

Price: $9.72

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1977

Edition: (1st Paperback)

Seller ID: 48P124

Condition: VERY GOOD


"""The beautiful, the corrupt, the gold-plated gamblers who play for keeps in the intoxicating sweepstakes of petro-power.."" Light soiling. Surface crease on front cover. Softening of cover edges. No spinal creases. Marker line across top page edges. Tight and square." View more info

Une saison dans la vie d'Emmanuel

By: "Blais, Marie-Clare"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Montreal, QUE", Editions internationales Alain Stanke: 1980

Seller ID: 7NP012

ISBN: 276040059X

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new, unread but has a hinge crease on front cover. ""Oreface d'Edmund Wilson"" ""Prix Medicis 1966; Prix France-Quebec 1966; Prix David 1983"" Text in French." View more info