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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 the sorrows and strains of everyday life, seeking relief in a smile and redemption in words of compassion and honor. ; 148 page... View more info

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SOMETHING TO DECLARE Essays

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $12.76

Publisher: Algonquin Books: 2014

Seller ID: 147354

ISBN: 161620558X

Condition: New


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SOMETHING TO DECLARE Essays

By: Alvarez, Julia

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Publisher: Algonquin Books: 2014

Seller ID: 147357

ISBN: 161620558X

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SOMETHING TO DECLARE Essays

By: Alvarez, Julia

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Publisher: Algonquin Books: 2014

Seller ID: 147358

ISBN: 161620558X

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SOMETHING TO DECLARE Essays

By: Alvarez, Julia

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Publisher: Algonquin Books: 2014

Seller ID: 147360

ISBN: 161620558X

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SOMETHING TO DECLARE Essays

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $12.76

Publisher: Algonquin Books: 2014

Seller ID: 147361

ISBN: 161620558X

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SOMETHING TO DECLARE Essays

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $12.76

Publisher: Algonquin Books: 2014

Seller ID: 147362

ISBN: 161620558X

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SOMETHING TO DECLARE Essays

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $12.76

Publisher: Algonquin Books: 2014

Seller ID: 147363

ISBN: 161620558X

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SOMETHING TO DECLARE Essays

By: Alvarez, Julia

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Publisher: Algonquin Books: 2014

Seller ID: 147364

ISBN: 161620558X

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SOMETHING TO DECLARE Essays

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $12.76

Publisher: Algonquin Books: 2014

Seller ID: 147365

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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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

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Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2012

Seller ID: 142315

ISBN: 1451678185

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THE ILLUSTRATED MAN Stories

By: Bradbury, Ray

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Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2012

Seller ID: 142316

ISBN: 1451678185

Condition: New


304 pages View more info

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MY SOUTHERN JOURNEY True Stories from the Heart of the South

By: Bragg, Rick

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Southern Living: 2018

Seller ID: 145638

ISBN: 0848757467

Condition: Very Good


264 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, Philip Roth to Thucydides, encompassing poetry, history, philosophy, and any mesmerizing tale of his native South. He has for ye... 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, Philip Roth to Thucydides, encompassing poetry, history, philosophy, and any mesmerizing tale of his native South. He has for ye... View more info