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Doctor Tom Dooley: My Story

By: "Dooley, Thomas A "

Price: $6.89

Publisher: NY, 1964

Edition: (1st Paperback)

Seller ID: 48P041

Condition: NEAR FINE

"One-volume abridgement of: Deliver Us From Evil, The Edge of Tomorrow and The Night They Burned The Mountain. Light wear, owners name on 1st pg. Tight, bright, clean and square. " View more info

Wacky Chicks: Life Lessons from Fearlessly Inappropriate and Fabulously Eccentric Women

By: "Doonan, Simon"

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: 9780743257893

Condition: GOOD

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Beautiful People: My Family and Other Glamorous Varmints

By: "Doonan, Simon"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: 9780743267052

Condition: GOOD

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Eccentric Glamour: Creating an Insanely More Fabulous You

By: "Doonan, Simon"

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: 9781416535447

Condition: GOOD

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Looking Back: An Autobiographical Excursion

By: "Douglas, Norman"

Price: $15.95

Publisher: NY, 1933

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 5-4H006

Condition: GOOD

"Tight, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, slight tilt to spine, no dust jacket. Softened spine ends, starting to fray. Rough spots inside front and back cover where book plates have been removed, Autobiography of British author (1868 - 1952) who spent his life one jump ahead of scandal and whose works and person appeared in the fiction of other prominent authors of his day (Joyce, Nabokov, Burgess, Davies). " View more info

Waiter Rant: Thanks for the Tip--Confessions of a Cynical Waiter

By: "Dublanica, Steve"

Price: $3.75

Seller ID: 9780061256691

Condition: GOOD

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By: "Dunne, John gregory"

Price: $4.45

Publisher: Touchstone:

Seller ID: 9780671725143

ISBN: 0671725149

Condition: GOOD

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By: "Eggers, Dave"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780307387943

ISBN: 0307387941

Condition: GOOD

National Bestseller A "New York Times "Notable Book An "O, The Oprah Magazine "Terrific Read of the YearA "Huffington Post "Best Book of the Year A "New Yorker "Favorite Book of the Year A "Chicago Tribune "Favorite Nonfiction Book of the Year A "Kansas City Star" Best Book of the Year A "San Francisco Chronicle" Best Book of the Year An "Entertainment Weekly" Best Book of the Decade The true story of one family, caught between America's two biggest policy disasters: the war on terror and the response to Hurricane Katrina. Abdulrahman and Kathy Zeitoun r... View more info

Oscar Wilde

By: "Ellmann, Richard"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf:

Seller ID: 9780394554846

ISBN: 0394554841

Condition: GOOD

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I Remember Nothing: And Other Reflections

By: "Ephron, Nora"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780307742803

Condition: GOOD

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Wallflower at the Orgy

By: "Ephron, Nora"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Bantam:

Seller ID: 9780553385052

Condition: GOOD

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Crazy Salad: Some Things About Women (Modern Library Humor and Wit)

By: "Ephron, Nora"

Price: $6.45

Publisher: Modern Library:

Seller ID: 9780679640356

Condition: GOOD

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Heartburn (Virago Modern Classics)

By: "Ephron, Nora"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Time Warner Books Uk:

Seller ID: 9781860490248

Condition: GOOD

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The Pilgrim Princess: A Life of Princess Volkonsky

By: "Fairweather, Maria"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Robinson:

Seller ID: 9781841192413

ISBN: 1841192414

Condition: GOOD

Charming, intelligent, and abundantly talented, the beautiful Princess Zinaida Alexandrovna Volkonsky embodied the romantic spirit of an age that her fascinating life epitomized. At the Russian imperial court of Alexander I in the early 1800s, the young Zinaida captured the heart of the czar himself before her marriage to his aide-de-camp Prince Volkonsky took her across Europe during the Napoleonic Wars. Afterward, at the peace celebrations, she won wide praise in London and Paris, Vienna and Verona, for her musical performances, while in Moscow her literary salon prompted Alexander Pushkin t... View more info

Martin Lutero: Un Destino (Brevarios #113

By: "Febvre, Lucien"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Mexico, 1983

Edition: (quinta reimpresion)

Seller ID: 5-2P013

ISBN: 9681605497

Condition: VERY GOOD

"As new except for faintest shelfwear to cover corners and 19 of 287 pages with highlighting. ""Martin Lutero es un personaje singular...Una nueva manera de pensar impuso al mundo cristiano el reformador; una forma descarnada de sentir y practicar la religion y, a la ve, represento una peculiar expresion de la rebeldia. Febvre, al descubrir al monje agustino en su plenitud, lo situa en su tiempo, ante los problemas sociales, politicos y religiosos en que le toco actuar."" Text in Spanish." View more info

A Peculiar Treasure

By: "Ferber, Edna"

Price: $6.44

Publisher: NY, 1966

Edition: (2nd printing)

Seller ID: 4DP011

Condition: NEAR FINE

"tight, bright, clean & square. Small chip to top corner front cover and top of spine. ""The famous author of Show Boat, So Big, Cimarron, Giant & other superb novels, writes her greatest & most dramatic story. Her autobiography." View more info

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By: "Fey, Tina"

Price: $4.50

Publisher: "Reagan Arthur / Little, Brown":

Seller ID: 9780316056892

ISBN: 0316056898

Condition: GOOD

Before Liz Lemon, before "Weekend Update," before "Sarah Palin," Tina Fey was just a young girl with a dream: a recurring stress dream that she was being chased through a local airport by her middle-school gym teacher. She also had a dream that one day she would be a comedian on TV. She has seen both these dreams come true. At last, Tina Fey's story can be told. From her youthful days as a vicious nerd to her tour of duty on Saturday Night Live; from her passionately halfhearted pursuit of physical beauty to her life as a mother eating things off the floor; from her one-sided college r... View more info

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"Farewell, My Subaru: An Epic Adventure in Local Living"

By: "Fine, Doug"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: VILLARD:

Seller ID: 9780812977899

ISBN: 0812977890

Condition: GOOD

Advance praise for Farewell, My Subaru "Fine is Bryson Funny." ----"Santa Cruz Sentinel """"Fine is an amiable and self-deprecating storyteller in the mold of Douglas Adams. If you're a fan of "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy"-style humor -- and also looking to find out how to raise your own livestock to feed your ice-cream fetish -- "Farewell" may prove a vital tool." ---- "The Washington Post " "Fine is an eco-hero for our time.." ---- "Miami Herald" "An afterward offers solid advice and sources for learning more." ---- "On Earth Magazine," Natural Resources Defense Fund... View more info

Wishful Drinking

By: "Fisher, Carrie"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: 9781439153710

Condition: GOOD

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"The Great and Only Barnum: The Tremendous, Stupendous Life of Showman P. T. Barnum"

By: "Fleming, Candace"

Price: $18.99

Publisher: Schwartz & Wade:

Seller ID: 9780375841972

ISBN: 0375841970

Condition: NEW

"Step right up Meet the astounding . . . the amazing . . . P. T. Barnum "The award-winning author of "The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary," "Amelia Lost," and "Our Eleanor "brings us the larger-than-life biography of showman P. T. Barnum. Known far and wide for his jumbo elephants, midgets, and three-ring circuses, here' s a complete and captivating look at the man behind the Greatest Show on Earth. Readers can visit Barnum's American Museum; meet Tom Thumb, the miniature man (only 39 inches tall) and his tinier bride (32 inches); experience the thrill Barnum must have fel... View more info