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Tales From Watership Down

By: Adams, Richard; Lawrence, John

Price: $24.60  $20.91

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1996

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 26246

ISBN: 0679451250

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


The long-awaited return to the magical world of his classic novel. Round gold "all new stories" sticker on front cover partially removed, leaving an abrasion on DJ. Otherwise like new. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 267 pages; 26246 View more info

The Five People You Meet In Heaven

By: Albom, Mitch

Price: $33.00  $28.05

Publisher: NY, Hyperion: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 18863

ISBN: 0786868716

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


12mo - 7" to 7½" tall; 196 pages; 18863 View more info

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The Mammoth Hunters

By: Auel, Jean M.

Price: $7.80  $6.63

Publisher: Crown: 1985

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 27936

ISBN: 0517556278

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Faint dampstain along top edge of DJ rear panel. ; Earth's Children Series; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 645 pages; 27936 View more info

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Winter's Tales

By: Dinesen, Isak

Price: $15.60  $13.26

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1942

Seller ID: 28501

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


BOMC News reprint about this book laid in. Previous owner's bookplate; name; light soil. ; Book Club Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 313 pages; 28501N View more info

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Great Son - A Novel of Character

By: Ferber, Edna

Price: $7.09  $6.03

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc: 1945

Seller ID: 29074

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Edgeworn and lightly chipped DJ in new mylar. Red boards with E. P embossed on front board. ; Book Club Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 281 pages; 29074 View more info

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The Bloom Of Life

By: France, Anatole (translated by J. Lewis May)

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: London, John Lane, the Bodley Head Limited: 1926

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 12377

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Sequel to "Little Pierre". Wine red boards, gilt lettering and gilt top edge. Fraying at extremities. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 291 pages; 12377 View more info

East Of The Mountains

By: Guterson, David

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 20735

ISBN: 0151002290

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


In his second novel the author swings dramatically in the opposite direction of his first book, "Snow Falling on Cedars". East of the Mountains is the tale of a solitary, 73-year-old Seattle widower. A retired heart surgeon, Ben Givens is an old hand at turning isolation to his advantage, both professionally and personally: "When everything human was erased from existence except that narrow antiseptic window through which another's heart could be manipulated-... View more info

Morning Journey

By: Hilton, James

Price: $16.50  $14.03

Publisher: Little, Brown & Co.: 1951

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 22128

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Spine faded, edgewear ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 345 pages; 22128 View more info

Washington Square

By: James, Henry

Price: $19.20  $16.32

Publisher: NY, Book-Of-The-Month Club: N.D.

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18327

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Green water splashes on half-title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 264 pages; 18327 View more info

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The Crossing

By: McCarthy, Cormac

Price: $9.95  $8.46

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1994

Edition: BOMC

Seller ID: 28947

ISBN: 0394574753

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 425 pages; 28947 View more info

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Human Being, A Story

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $20.00  $17.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 22119

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Bottom front corner frayed a little. Tiny stain on rear and on foredge. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 350 pages; 22119 View more info

Foxfire

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: NY, Dutton/William Abrahams: 1993

Seller ID: 20433

ISBN: 0525936327

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Tells the story of five teenage girls in the 1950s who form the gang, Foxfire, in order to escape their harsh and depressing home lives and to support each other in a society filled with violence, sexism, ignorance, and cruelty. Remainder mark, bottom edge, minor edgewear to DJ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 328 pages; 20433 View more info

Marya

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton: 1986

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 19312

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A profound and hauntingly truthful portrait of a woman whose life is given to us in its successive, significant stages, from earliest childhood in violence and poverty until her mid-thirties, when she is quite famous as a critic and intellectual commentator, a frequent American delegate to international conferences. At whatever stage, Marya is unforgettable, and the course of her life seems as unpredictable and, in retrospect, as inevitable as life itself. ; 8vo - 8"... View more info

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The Street A Novel

By: Petry, Ann

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin: 1991

Edition: 16th Printing

Seller ID: 30646

ISBN: 0395901499

Condition: As New


A houghton mifflin literary fellowship novel. Tells the poignant, often heart-breaking story of Lutie Johnson, a young black woman and her spirited struggle to raise her son amid the violence, poverty and racial dissonance of Harlem in the late 1940s. Reprinted many, many times, this book is considered classic literature. Ann Petry (1912-1997) wrote short stories before she wrote this novel, published in 1946. An American author who became the first black woman writer wi... View more info

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The Three Weissmanns of Westport A Novel

By: Schine, Cathleen

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition; 4th Printing

Seller ID: 30502

ISBN: 0374299048

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


In this story, sisters Miranda and Annie quite unexpectedly find themselves the middle-aged products of a broken home. Dumped by her husband of nearly fifty years, their mother was exiled from their elegant New York apartment by her husband's mistress, Betty is forced to move to a small, run-down Westport, Connecticut, beach cottage. Joining her are Miranda and Annie, who dutifully come along to keep an eye on their capricious mother. As the sisters mingle with the subur... View more info

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A Daughter of the Land

By: Stratton-Porter, Gene & Frances (frontispiece) Rogers

Price: $12.00  $10.20

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1918

Seller ID: 29378

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Kate, the young lady in this book, persevered among a family who mistreated her and had little money or time for her. Kate, kind and understanding, makes her own future for herself with her intelligence and hard work. Her love of nature brings her some small happiness. The resonating message is that a young woman must be strong and sometimes look to herself for survival. Closed tear on title page; edgewear and fraying at extremities; front board/spine junction torn about... View more info

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Barchester Towers

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: $12.00  $10.20

Publisher: Doubleday: 1945

Seller ID: 11477

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Bookstore name stamped on flyleaf. Light edgewear; stains on bottom page edges. ; Book Club Edition; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 508 pages; 11477 View more info

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World Enough And Time, A Romantic Novel

By: Warren, Robert Penn

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: Random House: 1950

Seller ID: 31440

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Book Club Edition; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 512 pages View more info

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Losing Battles

By: Welty, Eudora

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 27275

ISBN: 0394434218

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Brown spot on Part 1 page about the size of a pencil eraser. DJ, rubbed and chipped, in new mylar. ; Woodcuts; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 436 pages; 27275 View more info

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The Optimist's Daughter

By: Welty, Eudora

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: NY, Book-Of-The-Month Club: 2002

Seller ID: 21454

ISBN: 0965374718

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Winner of the 1973 Pulitzer Prize in fiction, this is the story of a war widow in her mid-forties who has left the South and returns, years later, to New Orleans, where her father, a prominent retired judge, is undergoing surgery and she must come to terms with the past, her parents, her marriage, and herself. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 180 pages; 21454 View more info