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Books About Books, Reading & Writing

Books About Books, Reading & Writing

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THE ELEMENTS OF STYLE, OLDER EDITION, Strunk, William Jr
THE ELEMENTS OF STYLE, OLDER EDITION
8.00 USD

THE DEATHLY HALLOWS LECTURES  The Hogwarts Professor Explains the Final Harry Potter Adventure, Granger, John
THE DEATHLY HALLOWS LECTURES The Hogwarts Professor Explains the Final Harry Potter Adventure
7.99 USD

MY READING LIFE, Conroy, Pat
MY READING LIFE
20.76 USD

MY READING LIFE, Conroy, Pat
MY READING LIFE
20.76 USD

A READER'S GUIDE TO SCIENCE FICTION, Searles, Baird &  Martin Last &  Beth Meacham &  Michael Franklin
A READER'S GUIDE TO SCIENCE FICTION
2.99 USD

READING MAGIC  Why Reading Aloud to Our Children Will Change Their Lives Forever, Fox, Mem
READING MAGIC Why Reading Aloud to Our Children Will Change Their Lives Forever
3.99 USD

CTHULHU  Dark Fantasy, Horror & Supernatural Movies, Kerr, Gordon &  John Harlacher
CTHULHU Dark Fantasy, Horror & Supernatural Movies
6.99 USD

A LEONARD BLOOMFIELD ANTHOLOGY, Bloomfield, Leonard &  Charles F. Hockett
A LEONARD BLOOMFIELD ANTHOLOGY
12.99 USD

 

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EVERY BOOK ITS READER The Power of the Printed Word to Stir the World, Basbanes, Nicholas A
1 Basbanes, Nicholas A
EVERY BOOK ITS READER The Power of the Printed Word to Stir the World
Harper Perennial 2006 0060593245 / 9780060593247 Paperback As New in As New dust jacket 
As New, Unread with small remainder mark on bottom edge. ; 360 pages
107488

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A LEONARD BLOOMFIELD ANTHOLOGY, Bloomfield, Leonard &  Charles F. Hockett
2 Bloomfield, Leonard & Charles F. Hockett
A LEONARD BLOOMFIELD ANTHOLOGY
University Of Chicago Press 1987 0226060713 / 9780226060712 Paperback Good 
Previous owners name inside otherwise no marks or writing. Moderate edge wear; no spine crease. Scan shows actual book. ; 321 pages
122588

Price: 12.99 USD
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SEEDS IN THE WIND: EARLY SIGNS OF GENIUS: VIRGINIA WOOLF TO GRAHAM GREENE, Braybrooke, Neville editor
3 Braybrooke, Neville editor
SEEDS IN THE WIND: EARLY SIGNS OF GENIUS: VIRGINIA WOOLF TO GRAHAM GREENE
San Francisco Mercury House, Inc 1990 0916515796 / 9780916515799 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very Good Hardcover in Very Good DJ with light edge wear, and a few tiny tears. No marks or writing. Original price on DJ flap. Anthology of the earliest writings and art work of several famous authors. ; 5.75 x 8.75; 208 pages
85060

Price: 8.99 USD
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MY READING LIFE, Conroy, Pat
4 Conroy, Pat
MY READING LIFE
Nan A. Talese 2010 0385533578 / 9780385533577 Hardcover New in New dust jacket 
New, Unread Copy. No marks or writing. No wear. Scan shows actual copy. ; 352 pages
137614

Price: 20.76 USD
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MY READING LIFE, Conroy, Pat
5 Conroy, Pat
MY READING LIFE
Nan A. Talese 2010 0385533578 / 9780385533577 Hardcover New in New dust jacket 
New, Unread Copy. No marks or writing. No wear. Scan shows actual copy. ; 352 pages
137613

Price: 20.76 USD
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READING MAGIC  Why Reading Aloud to Our Children Will Change Their Lives Forever, Fox, Mem
6 Fox, Mem
READING MAGIC Why Reading Aloud to Our Children Will Change Their Lives Forever
Mariner Books 2008 0156035103 / 9780156035101 Paperback Very Good Illustrated by Judy Horacek 
Binding straight & tight; Light corner crease on cover; spine uncreased; little or no edge wear; no apparent marks or writing; no remainder mark. Scan shows actual copy. ; 208 pages
136400

Price: 3.99 USD
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THE DEATHLY HALLOWS LECTURES  The Hogwarts Professor Explains the Final Harry Potter Adventure, Granger, John
7 Granger, John
THE DEATHLY HALLOWS LECTURES The Hogwarts Professor Explains the Final Harry Potter Adventure
Zossima Press 2008 0972322175 / 9780972322171 Paperback Near Fine 
Like new, appears unread. ; 312 pages
138609

Price: 7.99 USD
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BOOKS THAT COUNT A Dictionary of Standard Books, Gray, W Forbes
8 Gray, W Forbes
BOOKS THAT COUNT A Dictionary of Standard Books
London Adam and Charles Black 1912 Hardcover 
Very Good Red Cloth Hardcover with gold-gilt lettering. Light foxing to cover otherwise color bright and clean. Binding straight and tight, corners sharp. Light foxing to a few pages, but generally paper is creamy white. No marks or writing. A listing of 5500 books deemed significant in content for the reader or student. ; 12mo
34242

Price: 15.99 USD
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EUDORA WELTY'S AESTHETICS OF PLACE, Gretland, Jan Nordby
9 Gretland, Jan Nordby
EUDORA WELTY'S AESTHETICS OF PLACE
University of South Carolina Press 1997 1570031959 / 9781570031953 Trade Paperback New 
New & Unread Trade-sized Paperback. No marks or writing; no wear or tears; no remainder marks. ; A consideration of the historical and cultural background to Eudora Welty's work. ; 297 pages
37725

Price: 12.99 USD
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10 Jugaku, Bunsho
A BIBLIOGRAPHICAL STUDY OF WILLIAM BLAKE'S NOTE-BOOK
Haskell House Publishers 1971 0838310648 / 9780838310649 Hardcover Near Fine 
Olive Green Cloth Hardcover with gold-gilt lettering. Binding straight and tight; edges and corners sharp. No marks or writing. Descriptive and Analytical plus a Transcription tentatively arranged in chronological order. ; 175 pages
46054

Price: 12.99 USD
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RIDING THE YELLOW TROLLEY CAR, SELECTED NONFICTION, Kennedy, William
11 Kennedy, William
RIDING THE YELLOW TROLLEY CAR, SELECTED NONFICTION
Viking 1993 0670842117 / 9780670842117 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very Good Hardcover in Very Good DJ with light edge wear, no tears or chips. No marks or writing. First Edition, First Printing. Original price on DJ flap. Neat Remainder Mark on bottom edge. ; 494 pages
21181

Price: 12.99 USD
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CTHULHU  Dark Fantasy, Horror & Supernatural Movies, Kerr, Gordon &  John Harlacher
12 Kerr, Gordon & John Harlacher
CTHULHU Dark Fantasy, Horror & Supernatural Movies
Flame Tree Publishing 2014 1783612185 / 9781783612185 Hardcover As New 
Gothic Dreams; 128 pages
135673

Price: 6.99 USD
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HERE AND NOW: AN APPROACH TO WRITING THROUGH PERCEPTION, Morgan, Fred
13 Morgan, Fred
HERE AND NOW: AN APPROACH TO WRITING THROUGH PERCEPTION
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1968 0155356208 / 9780155356207 Trade Paperback Very Good 
Binding straight and tight; little or no edge wear; no marks or writing. ; 6 x 9; 228 pages
83759

Price: 3.99 USD
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RARE BOOK COLLECTION IN THE MCKISSICK MEMORIAL LIBRARY, THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA, Ridge, Davy-Jo Stribling editor
14 Ridge, Davy-Jo Stribling editor
RARE BOOK COLLECTION IN THE MCKISSICK MEMORIAL LIBRARY, THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA
Columbia, SC University of South Carolina 1966 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Tan cloth hardcover. No edge wear, corners sharp. No marks or writing. Interesting volume for the rare book collector especially the list of Reference Materials. ; 396 pages
35896

Price: 25.00 USD
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THE QUADRILLE OF GENDER, CASANOVA'S " MEMOIRS", Roustang, Francois
15 Roustang, Francois
THE QUADRILLE OF GENDER, CASANOVA'S " MEMOIRS"
Stanford, CA Stanford University Press 1988 0804714568 / 9780804714563 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Hardcover in Dust Jacket. Binding straight and tight. No marks or writing. Slight edge wear to jacket. ; 163 pages
18808

Price: 8.99 USD
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THE CONTINUAL PILGRIMAGE American Writers in Paris, 1944 - 1960, Sawyer-Laucanno, Christopher
16 Sawyer-Laucanno, Christopher
THE CONTINUAL PILGRIMAGE American Writers in Paris, 1944 - 1960
City Lights Books 1997 0872863344 / 9780872863347 Paperback New 
New, Unread Book. No marks or writing. ; Trade PB; 336 pages
9395

Price: 5.99 USD
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A READER'S GUIDE TO SCIENCE FICTION, Searles, Baird &  Martin Last &  Beth Meacham &  Michael Franklin
17 Searles, Baird & Martin Last & Beth Meacham & Michael Franklin
A READER'S GUIDE TO SCIENCE FICTION
Avon Books 1979 0380461285 / 9780380461288 Mass Market PB Very Good 
266 pages
137496

Price: 2.99 USD
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HOW TO READ SLOWLY   Reading for Comprehension, Sire, James W
18 Sire, James W
HOW TO READ SLOWLY Reading for Comprehension
Harold Shaw Publishers 1994 0877883572 / 9780877883579 Trade Paperback Good 
Laminate on front cover wrinkled. Previous owners name stamp inside. Pages 13 - 26 scattered underlining. Rest of text appears clear. Light edge wear. ; Wheaton Literary Series; 191 pages
119386

Price: 3.00 USD
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THE ELEMENTS OF STYLE, OLDER EDITION, Strunk, William Jr
19 Strunk, William Jr
THE ELEMENTS OF STYLE, OLDER EDITION
MacMillan Company 1959 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
No edition listed on this, but it is an early edition after the addition of E B White. ; Book Club Edition
85567

Price: 8.00 USD
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