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BEYOND THE WALL Essays from the Outside

By: Abbey, Edward

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Holt Paperbacks: 1984

Seller ID: 142581

ISBN: 0805008209

Condition: Very Good


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THE PURCHASE OF ORDER

By: Adams, Gail Galloway

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Athens, GA, University of Georgia Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 564

ISBN: 0820310409

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


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 th... View more info

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SOMETHING TO DECLARE Essays

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $12.76

Publisher: Algonquin Books: 2014

Seller ID: 142905

ISBN: 161620558X

Condition: New


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SOMETHING TO DECLARE Essays

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $12.76

Publisher: Algonquin Books: 2014

Seller ID: 143163

ISBN: 161620558X

Condition: New


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SOMETHING TO DECLARE Essays

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $12.76

Publisher: Algonquin Books: 2014

Seller ID: 143164

ISBN: 161620558X

Condition: New


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SOMETHING TO DECLARE Essays

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $12.76

Publisher: Algonquin Books: 2014

Seller ID: 143165

ISBN: 161620558X

Condition: New


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TO AMERICA: PERSONAL REFLECTIONS OF AN HISTORIAN

By: Ambrose, Stephen E

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2002

Seller ID: 136019

ISBN: 0743202759

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


288 pages View more info

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I THOUGHT MY FATHER WAS GOD And Other True Tales from NPR's National Story Project

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Picador: 2002

Seller ID: 114492

ISBN: 0312421001

Condition: Very Good


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

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THE ILLUSTRATED MAN Stories

By: Bradbury, Ray

Price: $6.39

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2012

Seller ID: 136310

ISBN: 1451678185

Condition: New


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THE ILLUSTRATED MAN Stories

By: Bradbury, Ray

Price: $6.39

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2012

Seller ID: 142315

ISBN: 1451678185

Condition: New


304 pages View more info

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THE ILLUSTRATED MAN Stories

By: Bradbury, Ray

Price: $6.39

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2012

Seller ID: 142316

ISBN: 1451678185

Condition: New


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THE ILLUSTRATED MAN Stories

By: Bradbury, Ray

Price: $6.39

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2012

Seller ID: 142317

ISBN: 1451678185

Condition: New


304 pages View more info

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THE PREVAILING SOUTH Life and Politics in a Changing Culture

By: Clendinen, Dudley edited by

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Longstreet Press: 1993

Seller ID: 140460

ISBN: 1563520826

Condition: Good


crease at spine hinge, wear at corners, large corner crease on back cover. A few pencil marks. ; 246 pages View more info

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GROWING UP POOR: A LITERARY ANTHOLOGY

By: Coles, Robert ; Randy Testa and Michael H. Coles

Price: $8.99

Publisher: New Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 53993

ISBN: 1565846230

Condition: 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 View more info

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MY READING LIFE

By: Conroy, Pat

Price: $22.36

Publisher: Nan A Talese / Doubleday: 2010

Seller ID: 144184

ISBN: 0385533578

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Bestselling author Pat Conroy acknowledges the books that have shaped him and celebrates the profound effect reading has had on his life. Pat Conroy, the beloved American storyteller, is a voracious reader. Starting as a childhood passion that bloomed into a life-long companion, reading has been Conroy's portal to the world, both to the farthest corners of the globe and to the deepest chambers of the human soul. His interests range widely, from Milton to Tolkien, Phi... View more info

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MY READING LIFE

By: Conroy, Pat

Price: $22.36

Publisher: Nan A Talese / Doubleday: 2010

Seller ID: 144263

ISBN: 0385533578

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Bestselling author Pat Conroy acknowledges the books that have shaped him and celebrates the profound effect reading has had on his life. Pat Conroy, the beloved American storyteller, is a voracious reader. Starting as a childhood passion that bloomed into a life-long companion, reading has been Conroy's portal to the world, both to the farthest corners of the globe and to the deepest chambers of the human soul. His interests range widely, from Milton to Tolkien, Phi... View more info

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THE HUNTER GRACCHUS And Other Papers on Literature and Art

By: Davenport, Guy

Price: $15.96

Publisher: Counterpoint: 1997

Seller ID: 130970

ISBN: 1887178554

Condition: New


New & Unread Trade-sized Paperback. No marks or writing; no wear or tears; no remainder marks. ; 352 pages View more info

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DA VINCI'S BICYCLE Ten Stories

By: Davenport, Guy

Price: $9.56

Publisher: New Directions: 1997

Seller ID: 130976

ISBN: 0811213501

Condition: New


New & Unread Trade-sized Paperback. No marks or writing; no wear or tears; no remainder marks. ; New Directions Classics; 185 pages View more info

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THE DEATH OF PICASSO New and Selected Writing

By: Davenport, Guy

Price: $12.80

Publisher: Counterpoint: 2005

Seller ID: 130980

ISBN: 1593760566

Condition: New


384 pages View more info

Image for WHAT DO YOU WANT FROM ME? AND FIFTEEN OTHER STORIES

WHAT DO YOU WANT FROM ME? AND FIFTEEN OTHER STORIES

By: Dorrie, Doris

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Alfred A Knopf: 1991

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 89506

ISBN: 0679400923

Condition: 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 View more info