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Such Devoted Sisters

By: Mackay, Shena (Ed. )

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Wakefield, RI, Moyer Bell: 1994

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: 17936

ISBN: 1559211105

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Authors include: Jean Stafford, Edna O'Brien, Mary Flanagan, Sylvia Townsend Warner, Marilyn Duckworth, Bani Basu, Janet Frame, Anjana Appachana, Nann Morgenstern, Cynthia Rich, Elizabeth Jolley, Merle Collins, Fiona Cooper Dyan Sheldon, Louisa May Alcott, Wajida Tabassum, Elizabeth Gaskell, Georgina Hammick, Marjorie Barnard, Katherine Mansfield, Christina Rossetti. ; 330 pages; 17936 View more info

American Writers On American Literature, By Thirty-seven Contemporary Writers

By: Macy, John (Ed. )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Horace Liveright: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25340

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Essays on noted American authors, from colonial times through the late 1920s ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 539 pages; 25340 View more info

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Capital, By Karl Marx; Manifesto Of The Communist Party

By: Marx (Engels)

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Encyclopedia Britannica: 1971

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 22830

Condition: Near Fine


Blue cloth, blue and brown spine with gilt lettering. Mildly worn at extremities. ; Great Books of the Western World Series; Vol. 50; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 22830 View more info

Treasury Of Great Short Stories

By: Masters Library

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Amaranth Press: 1985

Seller ID: 18490

ISBN: 0830004149

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Bonded leather red and black boards with gilt decorations. AEG, with some gilt rubbed off. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 638 pages; 18490 View more info

TREASURY OF GREAT SHORT STORIES

By: Masters Library

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Amaranth Press: 1985

Seller ID: 24826

ISBN: 0830004149

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Bonded red and black leather boards with gilt decorations. AEG, with some gilt rubbed off. Moderate wear at extremities. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 638 pages; 24826Uss View more info

A TRAVELLER IN ROMANCE

By: Maugham, W. Somerset (edited by John Whitehead)

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Potter, Crown: 1984

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: 16572

ISBN: 0517556189

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Color frontispiece of Maugham. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 275 pages; 16572N . View more info

SMALL FAVORS

By: Mayes, James Russell

Price: $14.51

Publisher: Boston, MA, Alyson Publications: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 27938

ISBN: 155583258x

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 303 pages; 27938Nss View more info

The College Omnibus, 1935 Edition

By: McCallum, James Dow (Ed. )

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1935

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 24977

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Light wear. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 1052 pages; 24977 View more info

The Member-guest

By: McCown, Clint

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Doubleday Bantam: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10205

ISBN: 0385476558

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A series of interconnected short stories is set in a tiny middle-American town during a country club's annual golf tournament and recounts the experiences of the town members as they struggle with lost dreams, divorce, careers, and more. ; BT10205n-. . View more info

The Magic Spear

By: McSkimmon, Mary, and Virginia Lynch

Price: $14.01

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon: 1929

Seller ID: 16427

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Title suggested by Kipling's poem 'The Hour of the Angel'. A collection of readings from both contemporary literature and the traditional classics, including biographical sketches, short stories, informal essays, and a one-act play. Bookplate on pastedown. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 343 pages; 16427 View more info

A QUICK KISS OF REDEMPTION

By: Means, David

Price: $25.20

Publisher: William Morrow: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15543

ISBN: 0688094597

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Author's first book. ; 15543-. . View more info

Great English Short Stories

By: Melville, Lewis, and Reginald Hargreaves (Ed. 's)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Blue Ribbon Books: 1930

Seller ID: 22826

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


82 stories from Barnabe Riche, Thomas Deloney, Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Swift, Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele, Laurence Sterne, Tobias Smollett, Oliver Goldsmith, Mary Wollstonecraft, Sir Walter Scott, Charles Lamb, M. G. Lewis; Leigh Hunt, Thomas Love Peacock, Mary Russell Mitford, R. H. Barham, Captain Marryat, William Maginn, G. R. Gleig, Samuel Lover, and many more. Previous owner's name; foxing, moderate edgewear, spine sunned. Binding tight and solid. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1047 pages; 22826 View more info

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Significant Contemporary Stories

By: Mirrielees, Edith (Ed. )

Price: $14.01

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc.: 1929

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 18444

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Contents include: The Sword and the Idol, Dunsany; The New Dress, Virginia Woolf; The Man Who could Work Miracles, H G Wells; The Secret Sharer, Joseph Conrad; The Killers, Ernest Hemingway; Uncle Giles, Dorothy Canfield; The Mob from Massac, Irvin S Cobb, and much more. Pencil marginalia, flyleaf clipped, extremities rubbed. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 376 pages; 18444 View more info

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The World Of Farley Mowat

By: Mowat, Farley (edited by Peter Davison)

Price: $37.40

Publisher: Little, Brown: 1980

Seller ID: 16279

ISBN: 0771066139

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


From the DJ: Here is the best of Farley Mowat--comic, indignant, inquisitive, adventurous--in the first collection to display all sides of his powerful talent at once, along with a bibliography of his books in English. ; 338 pages; 16279N. View more info

New Fiction From New England

By: Navas, Deborah (Ed. )

Price: $25.20

Publisher: Dublin, NH, Yankee Books: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 18440

ISBN: 0899090877

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Minimal edgewear to DJ. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 272 pages; 18440 View more info

Great Short Stories

By: Neider, Charles (Ed. )

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Rinehart & Company: 1950

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 24841

Condition: Very Good-


Stories by Balzac, Chekhov, Dostoyevsky, Faulkner, Flaubert, Goldsmith, Hawthorne, Hemingway, Joyce, Kafka, Lawrence, Katherine Anne Porter, Proust, Sartre, Mark Twain, Virginia Woolf, et al. Spine tanned, fore edges spotted, minor edgewear. Publisher field rep's introduction label pasted inside front cover. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 502 pages; 24841ss View more info

The New Scribes

By: New Scribes Group

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, The New Scribes Group: 1980

Seller ID: 12295

Condition: Near Fine


Volume V, nos. 1 & 2. Publisher is a non-profit cooperative for publishing unknown writers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 130 pages; 12295N-. View more info

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Forensic Fables Complete Edition

By: O

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Butterworths: 1961

Seller ID: 31056

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


110 cases plus a table of statutes. British humor and cartoons fill this book, originally separate books, all are now bound in one book and reprinted in this edition. Orange cloth boards with paper paste-on title. Previous owner's gift note. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 456 pages; 31056 View more info

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Appointment In Samarra; Butterfield 8; Hope Of Heaven

By: O'Hara, John

Price: $14.01

Publisher: NY, Random House:

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 16382

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Previous owner's bookplate; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 447+ pages; 16382 View more info

The Hat On The Bed

By: O'Hara, John

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Random House: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 19121

ISBN: 0394427920

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Edgeworn DJ sunned. Writing on endpaper. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 405 pages; 19121 View more info