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By: Voltaire

Price: $4.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1968

Seller ID: 78P033

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, bright, faint age soil to exterior, a few underlinings and notes inside, faint curl. 144 pages. ""Edition abregee"" Text in French." View more info

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Crossing to Safety (Modern Library Classics)

By: Wallace Earle Stegner

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Modern Library:

Seller ID: 9780375759314

ISBN: 037575931X

Condition: GOOD

Introduction by Terry Tempest WilliamsAfterword by T. H. Watkins Called a "magnificently crafted story . . . brimming with wisdom" by Howard Frank Mosher in "The Washington Post Book World, Crossing to Safety" has, since its publication in 1987, established itself as one of the greatest and most cherished American novels of the twentieth century. Tracing the lives, loves, and aspirations of two couples who move between Vermont and Wisconsin, it is a work of quiet majesty, deep compassion, and powerful insight into the alchemy of friendship and marriage. View more info

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"So Long, See You Tomorrow"

By: William Maxwell

Price: $6.45

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780679767206

ISBN: 0679767207

Condition: very good

In this magically evocative novel, William Maxwell explores the enigmatic gravity of the past, which compels us to keep explaining it even as it makes liars out of us every time we try. On a winter morning in the 1920s, a shot rings out on a farm in rural Illinois. A man named Lloyd Wilson has been killed. And the tenuous friendship between two lonely teenagers--one privileged yet neglected, the other a troubled farm boy--has been shattered.Fifty years later, one of those boys--now a grown man--tries to reconstruct the events that led up to the murder. In doing so, he is inevitably drawn back ... View more info