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EVERY BOOK ITS READER The Power of the Printed Word to Stir the World

By: Basbanes, Nicholas A

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 2006

Seller ID: 107488


As New, Unread with small remainder mark on bottom edge. ; 360 pages View more info

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A LEONARD BLOOMFIELD ANTHOLOGY

By: Bloomfield, Leonard & Charles F. Hockett

Price: $12.99

Publisher: University Of Chicago Press: 1987

Seller ID: 122588


Previous owners name inside otherwise no marks or writing. Moderate edge wear; no spine crease. Scan shows actual book. ; 321 pages View more info

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SEEDS IN THE WIND: EARLY SIGNS OF GENIUS: VIRGINIA WOOLF TO GRAHAM GREENE

By: Braybrooke, Neville editor

Price: $8.99

Publisher: San Francisco, Mercury House, Inc: 1990

Seller ID: 85060


Very Good Hardcover in Very Good DJ with light edge wear, and a few tiny tears. No marks or writing. Original price on DJ flap. Anthology of the earliest writings and art work of several famous authors. ; 5.75 x 8.75; 208 pages View more info

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MY READING LIFE

By: Conroy, Pat

Price: $20.76

Publisher: Nan A. Talese: 2010

Seller ID: 137613


New, Unread Copy. No marks or writing. No wear. Scan shows actual copy. ; 352 pages View more info

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MY READING LIFE

By: Conroy, Pat

Price: $20.76

Publisher: Nan A. Talese: 2010

Seller ID: 137614


New, Unread Copy. No marks or writing. No wear. Scan shows actual copy. ; 352 pages View more info

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READING MAGIC Why Reading Aloud to Our Children Will Change Their Lives Forever

By: Fox, Mem

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Mariner Books: 2008

Seller ID: 136400


Binding straight & tight; Light corner crease on cover; spine uncreased; little or no edge wear; no apparent marks or writing; no remainder mark. Scan shows actual copy. ; 208 pages View more info

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BOOKS THAT COUNT A Dictionary of Standard Books

By: Gray, W Forbes

Price: $15.99

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1912

Seller ID: 34242


Very Good Red Cloth Hardcover with gold-gilt lettering. Light foxing to cover otherwise color bright and clean. Binding straight and tight, corners sharp. Light foxing to a few pages, but generally paper is creamy white. No marks or writing. A listing of 5500 books deemed significant in content for the reader or student. ; 12mo View more info

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EUDORA WELTY'S AESTHETICS OF PLACE

By: Gretland, Jan Nordby

Price: $12.99

Publisher: University of South Carolina Press: 1997

Seller ID: 37725


New & Unread Trade-sized Paperback. No marks or writing; no wear or tears; no remainder marks. ; A consideration of the historical and cultural background to Eudora Welty's work. ; 297 pages View more info

Image for THE BAD-ASS LIBRARIANS OF TIMBUKTU  And Their Race to Save the World's Most Precious Manuscripts

THE BAD-ASS LIBRARIANS OF TIMBUKTU And Their Race to Save the World's Most Precious Manuscripts

By: Hammer, Joshua

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2017

Seller ID: 139734


Like New Paperback. No wear or tears; no creasing. No marks or writing. No inventory stickers. Nice, clean copy. Scan shows actual book. ; 288 pages View more info

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LITERARY LUST, THE SEXIEST MOMENTS IN CLASSIC FICTION

By: Hyde, Stella

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Atria Books: 2006

Seller ID: 140237


Tired of all those sex how-tos that are about as erotic as VCR instruction manuals? And pornography that's guaranteed to make you feel inadequate? For really intense sexual inspiration, what better place is there to look than in the pages of literature? Let's face it, Chaucer, Flaubert, D. H. Lawrence, Zola, the Bronte s, Anai s Nin, and even prim Jane Austen knew how to push the right buttons. "Literary Lust" presents a catalog of intimacies from the canon of classic fi... View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHICAL STUDY OF WILLIAM BLAKE'S NOTE-BOOK

By: Jugaku, Bunsho

Price: $12.99

Publisher: Haskell House Publishers: 1971

Seller ID: 46054


Olive Green Cloth Hardcover with gold-gilt lettering. Binding straight and tight; edges and corners sharp. No marks or writing. Descriptive and Analytical plus a Transcription tentatively arranged in chronological order. ; 175 pages View more info

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RIDING THE YELLOW TROLLEY CAR, SELECTED NONFICTION

By: Kennedy, William

Price: $12.99

Publisher: Viking: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 21181


Very Good Hardcover in Very Good DJ with light edge wear, no tears or chips. No marks or writing. First Edition, First Printing. Original price on DJ flap. Neat Remainder Mark on bottom edge. ; 494 pages View more info

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CTHULHU Dark Fantasy, Horror & Supernatural Movies

By: Kerr, Gordon & John Harlacher

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Flame Tree Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 135673


Gothic Dreams; 128 pages View more info

Image for HERE AND NOW: AN APPROACH TO WRITING THROUGH PERCEPTION

HERE AND NOW: AN APPROACH TO WRITING THROUGH PERCEPTION

By: Morgan, Fred

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1968

Seller ID: 83759


Binding straight and tight; little or no edge wear; no marks or writing. ; 6 x 9; 228 pages View more info

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NOVELS OF INITIATION A Guidebook for Teaching Literature to Adolescents

By: Peck, David

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Teachers College Press: 1989

Seller ID: 139752


224 pages View more info

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READING LIKE A WRITER A Guide for People Who Love Books and for Those Who Want to Write Them

By: Prose, Francine

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Harper: 2006

Seller ID: 140182


288 pages View more info

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RARE BOOK COLLECTION IN THE MCKISSICK MEMORIAL LIBRARY, THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA

By: Ridge, Davy-Jo Stribling editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Columbia, SC, University of South Carolina: 1966

Seller ID: 35896


Tan cloth hardcover. No edge wear, corners sharp. No marks or writing. Interesting volume for the rare book collector especially the list of Reference Materials. ; 396 pages View more info

Image for THE QUADRILLE OF GENDER, CASANOVA'S " MEMOIRS"

THE QUADRILLE OF GENDER, CASANOVA'S " MEMOIRS"

By: Roustang, Francois

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press: 1988

Seller ID: 18808


Hardcover in Dust Jacket. Binding straight and tight. No marks or writing. Slight edge wear to jacket. ; 163 pages View more info

Image for THE CONTINUAL PILGRIMAGE American Writers in Paris, 1944 - 1960

THE CONTINUAL PILGRIMAGE American Writers in Paris, 1944 - 1960

By: Sawyer-Laucanno, Christopher

Price: $5.99

Publisher: City Lights Books: 1997

Seller ID: 9395


New, Unread Book. No marks or writing. ; Trade PB; 336 pages View more info

Image for A READER'S GUIDE TO SCIENCE FICTION

A READER'S GUIDE TO SCIENCE FICTION

By: Searles, Baird & Martin Last & Beth Meacham & Michael Franklin

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Avon Books: 1979

Seller ID: 137496


266 pages View more info