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Leaving Home : A Collection of Lake Wobegon Stories

by Garrison Keillor

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Published
1987
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As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670820122
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$13.95

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New York: Viking, 1987. Hardcover. First Edition. As New book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Jacket clean and bright, but clipped, otherwise Fine. No tears, folds or creases. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 244 pages.
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Lake Wobegon Days

by Garrison Keillor

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Published
September 1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, 9th printing
ISBN
9780670805143
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$11.95

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New York: Viking, September 1985. Hardcover. First Edition, 9th printing, October 1985. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, tail slightly bumped. Jacket clean and bright. No tears, folds or creases. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 337 pages.
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First three Lake Wobegon Books (Lake Wobegon Days, Leaving Home, We Are Sti ll Married)

by Garrison Keillor

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Books of the World
Published
1985, 1987, 1989
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780670805143
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$29.95

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New York: Viking, 1985, 1987, 1989. Hardcover. Fine books in Near Fine/Fine jackets. Interiors pristine. Spines straight and tight. Jackets clean and bright; Leaving Home is price clipped. No tears, folds or creases. Not from a library. No remainder marks. 911 total pages.
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We Are Still Married : Stories & Letters

by Garrison Keillor

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
Book Club Edition
ISBN
9780670826476
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$7.45

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New York: Viking, 1989. Hardcover. Book Club Edition. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Jacket clean and bright. No tears, folds or creases. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 330 pages.
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The Pallisers, Set 1 (DVD Boxed Set)

by Simon Raven

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781569384084
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$18.80

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Silver Spring, Maryland: Acorn Media. DVD Boxed Set. 2000. Very Good. Silver Spring, Maryland: Acorn Media, 2000. DVD Boxed Set. Four DVDs in fou r cases all a decorative cardboard box. Very Good. Not from a library. 400 minutes on four DVDs. Not from a library. Set in the palatial country house s and grand Mayfair salons of mid-Victorian… Read more
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Jewel in the Crown (DVD Boxed Set)

by

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Published
2001
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780767034272
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$24.95

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New York: A&E Networks. DVD Boxed Set. 2001. Very Good. New York: A&E Networks, 2001. DVD Boxed Set. Four DVDs in four cases all in a decorative cardboard box. Very Good. Not from a library. 750 minutes. No region code listed. The 1984 Granada TV serial about the final days of the British Raj in India during… Read more
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New York: Quality Paperback Book Club, 1995. Trade Paperback. Fine. Interiors pristine. Spines straight, tight, and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Just the slightest reading wear to lower corners. Not from a library. No remainder marks. Not clipped. A matching set of Willa Cather's three best selling books with series-design wraps by Cary Thor Brown. 1031 total pages.
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King Arthur and His Knights (Children's Classics)

by James Knowles

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Published
September 1998
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New
ISBN
9780517189696
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$15.95

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New York: Random House / Children's Classics, September 1998. Hardcover. Quarter-bound in faux black leather with pictorial panels. New. No remainder mark. Not damaged. 383 pages. This volume invites you to enter the medieval world of knightly legend and chivalric lore, a world filled with tests of courage, clamorous and raging battle, adventurous quests, and yearning love of knight and… Read more
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Washington Irving : History, Tales, and Sketches: Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle, Gent. / Salmagundi / A History of New York / The Sketch Book

by Washington Irving; James Tuttleton (ed)

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Published
November 1983
Condition
New
ISBN
9780940450141
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$26.95

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New York: Library of America, November 1983. Hardcover. Maroon linen over boards with gold lettering to spine in a beige slipcase. Sewn binding with a ribbon marker. New. No remainder mark. Not damaged. 1144 pages. Washington Irving's career as a writer began obscurely at age seventeen, when his brother's newspaper published his series of comic reports on the theater, theater-goers,… Read more
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Leo the African

by Amin Maalouf; Peter Sluglett (trans)

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Published
September 1994
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780349106007
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$11.45

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New York: Abacus, September 1994. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Interior unmarked. Spine straight and tight, but creased. Covers clean. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 360 pages. This fictional autobiography of the famous geographer, adventurer, and scholar Hasan al-Wazzan. Born in Granada in 1488, his family fled the Inquisition and took him to Fez, in North Africa.… Read more
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Leo Africanus

by Amin Maalouf; Peter Sluglett (trans)

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Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9781561310227
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$14.95

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Lanham, Maryland: New Amsterdam Books, 1992. Trade Paperback. First Paperback Edition (stated). Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Slight wear to bottom front corner. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 360 pages. This fictional autobiography of the famous geographer, adventurer, and scholar Hasan al-Wazzan. Born in Granada in 1488, his… Read more
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The Ballad of Tom Dooley : A Ballad Novel

by Sharyn McCrumb

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Published
August 2012
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9781250007452
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$14.45

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New York: St. Martin's Griffin / Thomas Dunne, August 2012. Trade Paperback. First Paperback Edition / full number line. Very Good+. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light edgewear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 311 pages. The Ballad of Tom Dooley is a literary triumph-what began as a fictional re-telling of the historical account of… Read more
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For Your Eyes Only : Five Secret Exploits of James Bond (Signet, D2054)

by Ian Fleming

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Published
1960
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Very Good
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$6.95

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New York: New American Library / Signet, 1960. Mass Market Paperback. Signet, D2054. 50¢. 20th printing. Very Good. Interior unmarked, but lightly tanned. Spine straight and tight. Edge and corner wear to covers with creasing along hinges. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 143 pages. Contents: From a View to a Kill; For Your Eyes Only; Quantum… Read more
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Jefferson : A Novel

by Max Byrd

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Published
November 1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780553094701
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$12.45

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New York: Bantam Books, November 1993. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Near Fine book in a Very Good jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, ends lightly bumped. Jacket clean, but clipped. and light edgewear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 424 pages. 24 cm. It is 1784, and Jefferson, the newly appointed United… Read more
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1984 (Signet Classics, CP100)

by George Orwell; Erich Fromm (afterward)

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Published
July 1950
Condition
Near Fine
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$85.65

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New York: New American Library / Signet Classic, July 1950. Mass Market Paperback. With an Afterward by Erich Fromm. Signet CP100, 60¢. 27th printing, September 1962. Near Fine. Lightly tanned, no other markings. Spine straight and tight with light crease. Light dog-ear to lower front corner. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 267 pages. George Orwell's chilling… Read more
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Asterix and the Missing Scroll (Asterix Album 36)

by Jean-Yves Ferri

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Published
October 2016
Condition
As New
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9781510100466
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$17.95

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London: Hachette / Orion, October 2016. Paperback. First Paperback Edition, first printing / full number line. As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Not remainder mark. Not clipped. 48 pages. Julius Caesar has finished writing the history of his campaigns in Gaul. His publisher, Libellus Blockbustus, foresees a huge success ... but there's a snag. The… Read more
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How Obelix Fell Into the Magic Potion: When He Was a Little Boy (Asterix)

by Rene Goscinny

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Published
October 2009
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781444000948
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London: Hachette / Orion, October 2009. Paperback. Fourth printing. Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Covers clean and bright. Very slight reading wear to lower corner. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 32 pages. Every one of the Asterix stories refers to a decisive moment in Obelix's life: when he, as a six-year-old boy, fell… Read more
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A Dance with Dragons (Song of Ice and Fire, 5)

by George R. R. Martin

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Published
July 2011
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780553801477
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$35.00

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New York: Bantam Books, July 2011. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, tail lightly bumped. Jacket clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 1016 pages.
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The Child Buyer; A Novel in the Form of Hearings before the Standing Commit tee on Education, Welfare, & Public Morality of a cer

by John Hersey

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Published
September 1960
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, Third Printing
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$14.75

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, September 1960. Hardcover. First Edition, third printing, November 1960. Black cloth over boards with gilt decorations and lettering to spine and front board. Very Good book in a Very Good jacket. Prior owner's name to FFEP. Text unmarked. Spine straight and tight, ends bumped. Jacket fragile with chipping at corners and spine ends. Not from… Read more
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Anthem

by Ayn Rand

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Published
September 1961
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780451078469
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$14.95

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New York: New American Library / Signet, September 1961. Mass Market Paperback. 24th printing. Near Fine. Interior unmarked, but lightly tanned. Spine straight and tight. Covers clean with light rubbing. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 123 pages.
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