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DICKENS

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $6.99

Publisher: HarperCollins: 1990

Seller ID: 135838


Book Club Edition; 1195 pages View more info

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MELVILLE AND HIS WORLD

By: Allen, Gay Wilson

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Viking Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15651


Some discoloration along bottom edge of binding. Minimal edgewear to jacket. Original Trade Edition. B&W photographs & illustrations. ; ; 144 pages View more info

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CAPOTE, A BIOGRAPHY

By: Clarke, Gerald

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Abacus: 2006

Seller ID: 47744


New & Unread Copy. No marks or writing; no wear or tears. ; 632 pages View more info

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LETTERS TO SARTRE

By: de Beauvoir, Simone

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Arcade Publishing: 1993

Seller ID: 134987


Like New Paperback. No wear or tears; no creasing. No marks or writing. No inventory stickers. Nice, clean copy. Scan shows actual book. ; 531 pages View more info

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SUMMER OF DELIVERANCE

By: Dickey, Christopher

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 58978


Previous owners name on endpaper. View more info

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YOU ARE NOT I : A PORTRAIT OF PAUL BOWLES

By: Dillon, Millicent

Price: $5.99

Publisher: University of California Press: 2000

Seller ID: 1170


Like New Trade Paperback. No marks or writing. No creases, no wear. ; 340 pages View more info

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CHARLOTTE MEW AND HER FRIENDS With a Selection of Her Poems

By: Fitzgerald, Penelope

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Addison-Wesley: 1989

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 22391


Very Good - Binding straight & tight; spine uncreased; little or no edge wear; no marks or writing. First Paperback edition; Radcliffe Biography Series. Charlotte Mew (1869 - 1928) English Poet. View more info

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LOUIS AUCHINCLOSS: A WRITER'S LIFE

By: Gelderman, Carol

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Crown Publishers: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 98691


Small remainder dot on bottom page edge otherwise no marks or writing. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. No wear, tears or chips. First Edition, First Printing with full number line. Nice, clean copy. ; A biography of the Wall Street lawyer and novelist discusses his traditional upbringing, his years at boarding school and then Yale, the conflict between his urge to write and his destiny as a lawyer, and more. View more info

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KATHERINE ANNE PORTER: A LIFE

By: Givner, Joan

Price: $7.99

Publisher: University of Georgia Press: 1991

Seller ID: 56086


Wear at head of spine, lower right corner bumped, previous owners name neatly on endpaper. Spine straight and uncreased; no marks or writing in text. View more info

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EUDORA WELTY'S AESTHETICS OF PLACE

By: Gretland, Jan Nordby

Price: $12.99

Publisher: University of South Carolina Press: 1997

Seller ID: 37725


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 View more info

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RAYMOND CARVER An Oral Biography

By: Halpert, Sam

Price: $5.99

Publisher: University Of Iowa Press: 1995

Seller ID: 112637


Very Good - Binding straight & tight; spine uncreased; little or no edge wear; no marks or writing. View more info

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THE LITTLE LOCKSMITH A Memoir

By: Hathaway, Katharine Butler

Price: $5.99

Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY: 2000

Seller ID: 139925


Binding straight & tight; spine uncreased; little or no edge wear; no apparent marks or writing; no remainder mark. Scan shows actual book. ; 272 pages View more info

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REMEMBER ME TO HARLEM The Letters of Langston Hughes and Carl Van Vechten, 1925 - 1964

By: Hughes, Langston

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Alfred A Knopf: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27881


New, Unread Copy. Hardcover in Dust Jacket. No wear or creases; no marks or writing. Stated First Edition. Original price on dust jacket flap. Edited by Emily Bernard. ; 356 pages View more info

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LOVER OF UNREASON: ASSIA WEVILL, SYLVIA PLATH'S RIVAL AND TED HUGHES' DOOMED LOVE

By: Koren, Yehuda And Eilat Negev

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Da Capo Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 80619


Like New Trade Paperback. No marks or writing. No creases, no wear. First Da Capo Press edition, First Printing. ; Trade PB View more info

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SURPRISED BY LAUGHTER, THE COMIC WORLD OF C S LEWIS

By: Lindvall, Terry

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Thomas Nelson: 1996

Seller ID: 108775


All his life, C.S. Lewis possessed a spirit of individuality. An atheist from childhood, he became a Christian as an adult and eventually gained international acclaim as a respected theologian. Far from being a staid theologian, Lewis exhibited a refined sense of humor in his letters, essays, speeches, and books. It was this humor which broke down a pastoral barrier with his readers allowing him to effectively touch so many lives. View more info

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LOST PURITAN, A LIFE OF ROBERT LOWELL

By: Mariani, Paul

Price: $8.99

Publisher: W W Norton & Co: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 44368


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. Photo section. View more info

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HER HUSBAND Hughes and Plath, a Marriage

By: Middlebrook, Diane

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Viking: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 125208


Like New Hardcover in Like New Dust Jacket. No wear or tears; no marks or writing. First Edition, First Printing. Original price on jacket flap. Scan shows actual book. ; 384 pages View more info

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MARGARET MITCHELL: REPORTER

By: Mitchell, Margaret

Price: $8.99

Publisher: University of South Carolina Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 83688


New, Unread Copy. First Edition, First Printing with Full number line. Not price clipped. Not remaindered. No wear or tears; no marks or writing. Scan shows actual copy. ; Journalism by the author of Gone With The Wind. View more info

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MYTHMAKER The Life of J.R.R. Tolkien, Creator of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings

By: Neimark, Anne E

Price: $5.99

Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers: 2012

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 123566


Hardcover in DJ. Like New. First Edition, First Printing. No marks or writing. No remainder mark. Not price clipped. Scan shows actual copy. ; J. R. R. Tolkien was far more than a fantasy book writer. His lifelong fascination with medieval texts and languages gave him a unique vision and endless inspiration for his tales. His broad interests made possible his creation of faery worlds and entire races of beings, as well as the languages, cultures, and characters that make... View more info

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ACEDIA & ME: MARRIAGE, MONKS AND A WRITER'S LIFE

By: Norris, Kathleen

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Riverhead Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 100456


Like New Hardcover in DJ. No wear or tears, no marks or writing. First Edition, First Printing. Scan shows actual copy. View more info