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LIVING WITH THE PAST

By: N/A

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Great Books Foundation: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25344

ISBN: 188032377x

Condition: Near Fine


Great Books Foundation 50th Anniversary Series. Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 449 pages; 25344Vsh View more info

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Imperial Dictionary Of Universal Biography A Series of Original Memoirs of Distinguished Men, of all Ages and all Nations, Volume XI, HAC-HUN

By: N/A

Price: $33.00

Publisher: London, William Mackenzie: circa 1880

Seller ID: 13252

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Volume 11 (eleven) only. By writers of eminence in the various branches of literature, science, and art. Gilt blind-stamped maroon boards. Gilt still brilliant, 2 full page engravings with tissues. Front free endpaper missing, with front gutter beginning to crack. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 769-960 pages; 13252 View more info

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The Pocket University, The Guide To Reading, Volume XXIII

By: Abbott, Lyman , Don Dickinson and Others

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company for Nelson Doubleday, Inc.: 1925

Seller ID: 31317

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Contents: books for study and reading; on books and reading; the guide to daily reading; general index of authors, and general index of titles. From the authors: in order to render [this series] more valuable we have recently incorporated in the twentyy-two volumes comprising the set, a series of 88 illustrations. The six illustrations in this volume will serve to give an idea of the expense involved in obtain reproductions of many famous subjects of literature. This boo... View more info

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Up South: Stories, Studies, and Letters of This Century's African-American Migrations

By: Adero, Malaika

Price: $17.01

Publisher: New Press: 1993

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 28488

ISBN: 1565840208

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Gathers a vast range of documents and photographs -- from letters and turn-of-the-century items in the Chicago "Defender, Crisis, and Opportunity, to scholarly research and selections from some of the finest American literary writing, including work by Zora Neale Hurston, James Weldon Johnson, and Ralph Ellison, as well as Wright, DuBois, and Bontemps. A uniquie resource for students and teachers of urban and American studies, this volume is also a moving and eye-ope... View more info

A History Of English Literature

By: Albert, Edward

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Company: 1952

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 18172

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Previous owner's name; general age-wear. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 544 pages; 18172Frcb View more info

Little Men

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Maidenhead, Purnell: 1975

Edition: Abridged Edition

Seller ID: 15919

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A Bancroft Classic Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 15919F View more info

Little Women

By: Alcott, Louisa M.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Maidenhead, Purnell: 1974

Edition: Abridged Edition

Seller ID: 15921

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A Bancroft Classic Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 15921F View more info

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Library Of Southern Literature: 17-volume Set

By: Alderman, Edwin Anderson, and Joel Chandler Harris, editors In Chief

Price: $1,440.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, The Martin & Hoyt Company: 1907-1923

Seller ID: 19982

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Volumes 1 through 13 cover writings from authors Adams through Young; volume 14 is miscellanea, volume 15 is a biographical dictionary, volume 16 contains indexes, reading courses and historical sidelights, and volume 17 is Supplement 1. Gray cloth boards, brown and gilt title block, top edges gilt, decorated endpapers, tissued illustrations, each volume being about 400 pages. Volume one contains a page stating: "This set of the library of southern literature which g... View more info

Beowulf

By: Alexander, Michael (translator)

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1973

Seller ID: 14899

ISBN: 0140442685

Condition: Very Good


Cover scuffs, pages yellowing. ; Mass Market PB; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 175 pages; 14899 View more info

Jackie After Jack Portrait of the Lady

By: Andersen, Christopher

Price: $13.99

Publisher: William Morrow & Co: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 22325

ISBN: 0688153127

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Traces how Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis became a cultural icon after her husband's assassination, explaining how she gracefully dealt with remarriage, money, romance, children, stepchildren, illness, aging, and at last her own mortality ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 472 pages; 22325 View more info

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The Story Hour

By: Anonymous

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Saalfield: 1935

Seller ID: 11806

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Previous owner's name dated 1937 in pencil. Pictorial covers rubbed but still very bright. Edgewear, binding a little loose. Interior extremely clean and bright. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 11806 View more info

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The Pearl (beeline Classic #1)

By: Anonymous

Price: $29.00

Publisher: NY, Fairmont First Editions: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 28588

ISBN: 0503090018

Condition: Near Fine


The modern version of the original classic in 3 volumes, compressed into 2 paperback volumes. Volume II is also available. ; Mass Market PB; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 350 pages; 28588 View more info

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The Pearl (beeline Classic #2)

By: Anonymous

Price: $29.00

Publisher: NY, Fairmont First Editions: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 28589

ISBN: 0503090026

Condition: Near Fine


The modern version of the original classic in 3 volumes, compressed into 2 paperback volumes. Volume I is also available. ; Mass Market PB; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 350 pages; 28589 View more info

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Responding To Literature World Literature

By: Applebee, Arthur N. , Judith A. Langer, Mary Hynes-Berry, Basia C. Miller

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Evanston, IL, Mcdougal, Littell & Company: 1998

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 19759

ISBN: 0812370740

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Never used, clean, tight and bright. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 768 pages; 19759 View more info

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Pride And Prejudice

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Penguin Audiobooks: 1994

Seller ID: 19211

ISBN: 0140860606

Condition: Near Fine


Four cassettes, running time approximately six hours in dual plastic case. Read by Joanna David. ; 19211 View more info

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Eben Holden; a Tale of the North Country

By: Bacheller, Irving

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Lothrop Publishing Company: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition; 200th thousandth printing

Seller ID: 30086

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Wine-colored boards with gilt decorations. Edgewear, fraying to extremities; couple of tears at head of spine, some foxing, previous owner's name dated 1901, deckled edges. Binding still solid, slight slant. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 432 pages; 30086 View more info

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Sentimental Tommy, The Story of His Boyhood

By: Barrie, J. M.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1920

Seller ID: 21240

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Blue covers, Barrie's gilt initials on front, spine with gilt lettering faded & torn at head and heel, extremities worn. Previous owner's name; top edge gilt. ; The Works of J. M. Barrie Series; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 452 pages; 21240 View more info

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The Little Minister

By: Barrie, James M.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Street & Smith: 1891

Edition: Not 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15172

Condition: Very Good


Published same year as 1st Edition. Previous owner's name; edgewear, head and heel of spine frayed, binding loose and a few pencil notes, small spot on spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 311 pages; 15172 View more info

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Mesquite Leaves

By: Beamer, Charles

Price: $40.50

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, Naylor Company: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16048

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


SIGNED by Charles Beamer. Poetry of South Texas impressions. . . "The mesquite whispers through webbed fingers of hazy green. " Jacket is lightly yellowed and stained and has one tiny hole in spine edge. ; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall - 8" to 9" tall; 86 pages; 16048; Signed by Author View more info

SLANT

By: Bear, Greg

Price: $19.20

Publisher: Tom Doherty, Tor Books: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 23238

ISBN: 0312855176

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Tiny accidental dog-ears to a few pages, bottom edge, and a few other pages, top edge. ; Ex-Library; Cover Art; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 349 pages; 23238Y View more info