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50 GREAT ESSAYS, Huberman, Elizabeth and Edward
50 GREAT ESSAYS
2.00 USD

BOTH FLESH AND NOT  Essays, Wallace, David Foster
BOTH FLESH AND NOT Essays
12.99 USD

THE BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES 2007, Hiaasen, Carl editor
THE BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES 2007
3.99 USD

HOW I BEAT COCA-COLA AND OTHER TALES OF ONE-UPMANSHIP, Djerassi, Carl
HOW I BEAT COCA-COLA AND OTHER TALES OF ONE-UPMANSHIP
4.99 USD

A GOOD MAN IS HARD TO FIND AND OTHER STORIES, O'Connor, Flannery
A GOOD MAN IS HARD TO FIND AND OTHER STORIES
11.16 USD

A GOOD MAN IS HARD TO FIND AND OTHER STORIES, O'Connor, Flannery
A GOOD MAN IS HARD TO FIND AND OTHER STORIES
11.16 USD

A GOOD MAN IS HARD TO FIND AND OTHER STORIES, O'Connor, Flannery
A GOOD MAN IS HARD TO FIND AND OTHER STORIES
11.16 USD

SONGS THAT SING TO ME, Webb, Lawrence
SONGS THAT SING TO ME
12.00 USD

 

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THE PURCHASE OF ORDER, Adams, Gail Galloway
1 Adams, Gail Galloway
THE PURCHASE OF ORDER
Athens, GA University of Georgia Press 1988 0820310409 / 9780820310404 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
First Edition, First Printing Hardcover in Dust Jacket. Signed & inscribed by Author. Author's inscription "For Helen Summers--I'd love to hear YOUR stories. Regards, Gail Galloway Adams 11/06/88". DJ is near fine other than a small closed tear on upper right-hand corner on front edge. Scan shows actual book. ; Several short stories that capture the untidy lives in which the pain of living is confounded with a grin; the characters in Adam's stories boldly face the sorrows and strains of everyday life, seeking relief in a smile and redemption in words of compassion and honor. ; 148 pages; Signed by Author
564

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TO AMERICA: PERSONAL REFLECTIONS OF AN HISTORIAN, Ambrose, Stephen E
2 Ambrose, Stephen E
TO AMERICA: PERSONAL REFLECTIONS OF AN HISTORIAN
Simon & Schuster 2002 0743202759 / 9780743202756 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
288 pages
136019

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I THOUGHT MY FATHER WAS GOD  And Other True Tales from NPR's National Story Project, Auster, Paul
3 Auster, Paul
I THOUGHT MY FATHER WAS GOD And Other True Tales from NPR's National Story Project
Picador 2002 0312421001 / 9780312421007 Trade Paperback Very Good 
Binding straight & tight; spine uncreased; little or no edge wear; no apparent marks or writing; no remainder mark. Scan shows actual copy.
114492

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THE ILLUSTRATED MAN Stories, Bradbury, Ray
4 Bradbury, Ray
THE ILLUSTRATED MAN Stories
Simon & Schuster 2012 1451678185 / 9781451678185 Mass Market PB New 
304 pages
136311

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THE ILLUSTRATED MAN Stories, Bradbury, Ray
5 Bradbury, Ray
THE ILLUSTRATED MAN Stories
Simon & Schuster 2012 1451678185 / 9781451678185 Mass Market PB New 
304 pages
136310

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THE ILLUSTRATED MAN Stories, Bradbury, Ray
6 Bradbury, Ray
THE ILLUSTRATED MAN Stories
Simon & Schuster 2012 1451678185 / 9781451678185 Mass Market PB New 
304 pages
137557

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THE PREVAILING SOUTH  Life and Politics in a Changing Culture, Clendinen, Dudley edited by
7 Clendinen, Dudley edited by
THE PREVAILING SOUTH Life and Politics in a Changing Culture
Longstreet Press 1988 0929264010 / 9780929264011 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Like New Hardcover with Dust Jacket. No wear, no tears. No marks or writing. No remainder mark; not price-clipped. First Edition, First Printing with full number line. Scan shows actual copy. ; Southern writers, historians, and journalists reexamine the South's role in U. S. Culture and politics. Some essays written by Pat Conroy, David Halberstam, Ferrol Sams, Anne Rivers Siddons and more. ; 242 pages
129765

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A ROBERT COLES OMNIBUS, Coles, Robert
8 Coles, Robert
A ROBERT COLES OMNIBUS
University of Iowa Press 1993 0877454116 / 9780877454113 Paperback New 
New, Unread Trade-size Paperback. No marks or writing. Includes Essays1987-1992; That Red Wheelbarrow; Times of Surrender. ; Trade PB; ; 277 pages
11806

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GROWING UP POOR: A LITERARY ANTHOLOGY, Coles, Robert ; Randy Testa and Michael H. Coles
9 Coles, Robert ; Randy Testa and Michael H. Coles
GROWING UP POOR: A LITERARY ANTHOLOGY
New Press 2001 1565846230 / 9781565846234 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Previous owners name nealty on endpaper otherwise no marks or writing. Hardcover with light edge wear to dust jacket. ; 279 pages
53993

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DA VINCI'S BICYCLE  Ten Stories, Davenport, Guy
10 Davenport, Guy
DA VINCI'S BICYCLE Ten Stories
New Directions 1997 0811213501 / 9780811213509 Trade Paperback New 
New & Unread Trade-sized Paperback. No marks or writing; no wear or tears; no remainder marks. ; New Directions Classics; 185 pages
130976

Price: 9.56 USD
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THE DEATH OF PICASSO  New and Selected Writing, Davenport, Guy
11 Davenport, Guy
THE DEATH OF PICASSO New and Selected Writing
Counterpoint 2005 1593760566 / 9781593760564 Paperback New 
384 pages
130980

Price: 12.80 USD
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THE HUNTER GRACCHUS  And Other Papers on Literature and Art, Davenport, Guy
12 Davenport, Guy
THE HUNTER GRACCHUS And Other Papers on Literature and Art
Counterpoint 1997 1887178554 / 9781887178556 Trade Paperback New 
New & Unread Trade-sized Paperback. No marks or writing; no wear or tears; no remainder marks. ; 352 pages
130970

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HOW I BEAT COCA-COLA AND OTHER TALES OF ONE-UPMANSHIP, Djerassi, Carl
13 Djerassi, Carl
HOW I BEAT COCA-COLA AND OTHER TALES OF ONE-UPMANSHIP
University of Wisconsin Press 2013 0299295044 / 9780299295042 Paperback Very Good 
Binding straight & tight; spine uncreased; little or no edge wear; no apparent marks or writing; no remainder mark. Scan shows actual book. ; 172 pages
137090

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WHAT DO YOU WANT FROM ME? AND FIFTEEN OTHER STORIES, Dorrie, Doris
14 Dorrie, Doris
WHAT DO YOU WANT FROM ME? AND FIFTEEN OTHER STORIES
Alfred A Knopf 1991 0679400923 / 9780679400929 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 American Edition, First Printing. Original price on DJ flap. ; 5 x 7.75; 155 pages
89506

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NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL  A Young Woman Tells You What She's "Learned", Dunham, Lena
15 Dunham, Lena
NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL A Young Woman Tells You What She's "Learned"
Random House Trade Paperbacks 2015 0812985176 / 9780812985177 Trade Paperback As New 
320 pages
135123

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MY MISTRESS'S SPARROW IS DEAD Great Love Stories from Chekhov to Munro, Eugenides, Jeffrey editor
16 Eugenides, Jeffrey editor
MY MISTRESS'S SPARROW IS DEAD Great Love Stories from Chekhov to Munro
Harper Perennial 2009 0061240389 / 9780061240386 Trade Paperback As New 
Small remainder dot on top edge otherwise like new. ; 587 pages
85713

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THE CELESTIAL OMNIBUS, Forster, E M
17 Forster, E M
THE CELESTIAL OMNIBUS
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013 148237675X / 9781482376753 Paperback New 
A new bound reprint copy of a short story by E M Forster . ; 24 pages
134946

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FORD COUNTY [TALL PB], Grisham, John
18 Grisham, John
FORD COUNTY [TALL PB]
Dell 2010 0440246210 / 9780440246213 Mass Market PB Very Good 
A collection of short stories.
102985

Price: 3.00 USD
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THE BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES 2007, Hiaasen, Carl editor
19 Hiaasen, Carl editor
THE BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES 2007
Houghton Mifflin 2007 0618812652 / 9780618812653 Trade Paperback Very Good 

137240

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50 GREAT ESSAYS, Huberman, Elizabeth and Edward
20 Huberman, Elizabeth and Edward
50 GREAT ESSAYS
Bantam Books 1964 Mass Market PB Good 

137465

Price: 2.00 USD
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