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By: Jefferys & Owen

Price: $26.95

Publisher: "Port Washington, NY", Ashley Books: 1971

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7-6T038

Condition: GOOD-

"Book is tight has clean interior and light soil to exterior and is square. Softened spine ends. 9 pages with tiny dog-eared corners. Unclipped dust jacket is present but thoroughly rubbed, with top and bottom edges tattered and missing chunks at spine ends. ""A merciless vivisection of the world of the disk a Allen Jefferys and Bill Owen, veteran radio and TV announcers..." View more info

Calling Me Home (Target Book Club Edition) Paperback

By: Julie Kibler

Price: $8.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press:

Seller ID: 9781250052964

ISBN: 1250052963

Condition: GOOD

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A Reader's Guide to Great Twentieth Century English Novels

By: Karl & Magalaner

Price: $7.95

Publisher: 1959, Noonday: 1959

Seller ID: 4-OT019

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, bright, clean and square. Faintest shelfwear to edges. No markings. An extensive introduction sets the stage for sections on: Conrad, Forster, Woolf, Lawrence, Joyce and Huxley. Each contains a brief biography, extensive discussion of each of their novels and a bibliography. 293 indexed pages." View more info

Quinn's Book (A Format) (Ome)

By: Kennedy W

Price: $1.50

Publisher: Picador:

Seller ID: 9780330310697

ISBN: 0330310690

Condition: GOOD

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"The Vonnegut Statement: Original Essays on the Life and Work of Kurt Vonnegut, Jr."

By: Klinkowitz & Somer (ed.)

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Delta / Dell Publishing: 1973

Edition: (2nd printing)

Seller ID: 3DT011


Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Appears unread. As new, except for light age tanning of pages and faintest rubbing to cover edges. 286 indexed pages, ""14 original essays…on all facets of Vonnegut's life and work.""" View more info

Cat's Cradle

By: Kurt Vonnegut Jr.

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Dell Books:



Condition: GOOD

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Poesies Choisies

By: Lamartine

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", Librairie Hachett: 1935

Seller ID: 78T062

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Tight, faint page yellowing, clean, faint curl. Slight edge and corner wear to exterior. A few notes and underlinings. Pale green cover with portrait in oval on front. Text in French." View more info

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Imagining Argentina

By: Lawrence Thornton

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Bantam:

Seller ID: 9780553345797

ISBN: 0553345796

Condition: GOOD

"Imagining Argentina" is set in the dark days of the late 1970's, when thousands of Argentineans disappeared without a trace into the general's prison cells and torture chambers. When Carlos Ruweda's wife is suddenly taken from him, he discovers a magical gift: In waking dreams, he had clear visions of the fates of "the disappeared." But he cannot "imagine" what has happened to his own wife. Driven to near madness, his mind cannot be taken away: imagination, stories, and the mystical secrets of the human spirit. View more info

A Wuthering Heights Handbook

By: Lettis & Morris

Price: $11.95

Publisher: NY, Odyssey Press: 1961

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7-DT011

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Tight, faded covers with rubbed corners, clean, slight tilt to spine with reading crease. Small remainder mark on bottom exterior page edges. 22 essays on ""Wuthering Heights"" each ending with ""Questions for Discussion and Writing"", a Bibliography and a section on ""Topics for Research""" View more info

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Friendship Cake: A Novel

By: Lynne Hinton

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Harper San Francisco:

Seller ID: 9780062517319

ISBN: 0062517317

Condition: GOOD

When five women from the Hope Springs Community Church in North Carolina form a committee to create a church cookbook, they embark on a project much more meaningful than they could have ever imagined. As novice pastor Charlotte Stewart, no-nonsense Margaret Peele, maverick Louise Fisher, steadfast Jessie Jenkins, and busybody Beatrice Newgarden meet to share recipes, they begin to open their lives and hearts as well. View more info

Le Jeu de L'Amour et du Hasard

By: Marivaux

Price: $5.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", Librairie Larousse: ©1941

Seller ID: 7NP009

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Tight, yellowed, clean for age, faint curl. Some pencil notes. Chipped spine top. ""Printed in the United States of America."" ""Classiques Larousse"" Text in French." View more info

Les Femmes Savantes

By: Moliere

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", Librairie Larousse: 1941

Seller ID: 77P019

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Tight, yellowed, clean for age, faint curl. Some pencil notes. Chipped spine ends. 1 page with rip. ""Classiques Larousse"" Text in French." View more info

Le Tartuffe

By: Moliere

Price: $5.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", Le Livre de Poche (#6122): 1985

Seller ID: 78P024

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, bright, clean & square but has some folded page corners and occasional notes. Text in French." View more info

Essais (Extraits) - II

By: Montaigne

Price: $4.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", Librairie Larousse: 1935

Edition: (25e)

Seller ID: 77P011

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, yellowed, clean for age, faint curl. Some pencil notes. ""Classiques Larousse"" Text in French." View more info

"Sewanee Review, Winter 1960,Vol LXVIII, Number 1"

By: N/A

Price: $16.16

Publisher: "Sewanee, TN", University of the South: 1960

Seller ID: 4NT003

Condition: NEAR FINE

"Fading and edge folding of paper wrap. Weller: ""Literary Theory, Criticism, and History; Popkin ""Arthur Miller: The Strange Encounter""; Winton ""Conversion on the Road to Houhynhmnland""; Dawkins ""The Quiet Enemy""; Jones"" The New World""; Poems by James Dickey, Arthur Gregor, James B Hall & Daniel Huws" View more info

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Teresa (European Classics)

By: Neera

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Northwestern University Press:

Seller ID: 9780810116627

ISBN: 0810116626

Condition: GOOD

"Teresa, " first published in 1886, is set in Italy's Po Valley near Cremona. The story relates the life of Teresa Caccia, an eldest daughter whose primary responsibilities at age fifteen include taking care of her younger siblings. When she falls in love, the union is deemed financially unsuitable and she's forced to spend the remainder of her youth caring for her family. Only when her brothers and sisters have left home can she emerge from her bleak existence and create her own life. Through Teresa and other women characters, Neera addressed the injustice of such societal restrictions in... View more info

Les Filles du Feu/Les Chimeres

By: Nerval

Price: $5.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", Garnier-Flammarion (#GF44): 1965

Seller ID: 78P022

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight bright, faint age soil to exterior edges, heavy notes in Sylvie, light notes throughout, square. Some cover creasing. Text in French." View more info

Chain 10: translucinacion (Summer 2003)

By: Osman & Spahr (ed.)

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Philadelphia, PA", Chain (University of Hawai & Temple)):

Seller ID: 00H002

ISBN: 1930068204

Condition: FINE

"As new except for faint shelfwear. Annual literary collection. Each issue is an exhaustive collection of mixed media on a single theme. ""Translucination is, like dialogue , a cross-cultural encounter loaded with hope and yet always in danger of going wrong…For not matter what translation does, it still represents the need for one culture to speak and learn about another through the other culture's words..."" 262 pages" View more info

The tax inspector


Price: $2.00


Seller ID: 9780571166831

ISBN: 0571166830

Condition: GOOD

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Pantagruel extraits

By: Rabelais

Price: $6.95

Publisher: France, Nouveaux Classiques Larousse: 1966

Seller ID: 94P001

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, bright, clean, slight curl. Faint age soil to exterior. No markings. 144 pages. Text in French." View more info