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Los Cipreses Creen en Dios, Novela.

by Gironella, Jose Maria

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Published
1953
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Barcelona Editorial Planeta, 1953, hardcover. Text in SPANISH. -- Later printing 1962. -- This popular novel is set in the years before the Spanish civil war, the author did "painstaking historical research"; he was also an active participant [Oxford Companion to Spanish Literature]. -- Hardcover, 871 pages. Condition: very good (spine bit sunned, worn at tips and corners;… Read more
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The Sea.

by Banville, John

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Published
2005
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780307263117
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New York Knopf, 2005, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in U.S. -- Novel of an Irishman after his wife's death. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine dust jacket. *Nice collectible copy, no marks or price-clip* ISBN 0307263118
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London Printed for Subscribers Only, 1907, hardcover. With nine etchings by M. A. Laluze. -- Translator and preface writer are not identified. -- Hardcover, 3/4 leather over marbled boards, pages are UNCUT/UNOPENED, deckled fore-edge. Condition: FAIR-ONLY (covers are detached and spine backing is missing -- otherwise, the pages are quite bright and the binding itself is tight).
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Uneasy Money.

by Wodehouse, P. G.

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Published
2004
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781585675722
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Woodstock NY Overlook Press, 2004, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in The Collector's Wodehouse 2004. -- Hardcover. Condition: fine, with fine dust jacket. A pretty book. ISBN 1585675725
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Ivanhoe, A Romance.

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Published
1997
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780679602637
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New York Modern Library, 1997, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing as a separate Modern Library publication, with a new biographical note. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good (small dent to cover edge) with near fine dust jacket. ISBN 0679602631
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Hemingway and French Writers.

by Stoltzfus, Ben

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Published
2010
ISBN
9781606351420
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Kent Ohio Kent State University Press, 2010, paperback. Reprint edition. Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 9781606351420
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Mister Johnson.

by Cary, Joyce

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Published
1947
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London Michael Joseph, 1947, hardcover. Reprint 1975 of the reissue edition. -- One of Cary's novels set in Africa, this one of a young clerk in Nigeria. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine, price-clipped dust jacket. ISBN 0718102399
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Lord of the Flies

by Golding, William

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Published
1962
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London Faber, 1962, paperback. Later printing 1968 of this 1962 reprint. -- Softcover, 223 pages. Condition: near fine (but owner names). -- Nice copy of this edition, with photograph of one boy on the cover (see our Seller Image).
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The Green Bicycle.

by Mansour, Haifaa Al

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Published
2015
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780525428060
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New York Dial Books for Young Readers, 2015, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. SIGNED by the author. -- Novel based on the author's movie Wadjda, of an 11-year-old Saudi Arabian girl who strives to get a bicycle. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine dust jacket. ISBN 9780525428060
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The Day-Star of Liberty; William Hazlitt's Radical Style.

by Paulin, Tom

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Published
1998
ISBN
9780571174218
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London Faber, 1998, hardcover. Hardcover, 382 pages. Condition: very good minus (page margins tanned; fore-edge slightly damaged) with very good dust jacket. -- An essential (and very readable) book for understanding the philosophical, literary and cultural development of the era, and indeed of the present. ISBN 0571174213
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Burmese Days; Keep the Aspidistra Flying; Coming Up for Air.

by Orwell, George

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Published
392011
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781841593357
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New York Knopf Everyman's Library, 392011, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing thus, Everyman's Library 335, these three novels, with new introduction by John Carey. -- Hardcover. Condition: fine, with fine dust jacket. ISBN 9781841593357
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The Price of Victory: Aftermath; Uneasy Alliances; Stealers' Sky (Thieves World).

by Asprin, Robert Lynn; Lynn Abbey

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Published
1989
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New York Guild America Books, 1989, hardcover. This is the fourth omnibus in the series, 21 stories from various writers. Maps on endsheets. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine dust jacket.
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The New Hugo Winners: Award-Winning Science Fiction Stories.

by Asimov, Isaac

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Published
1989
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780922066216
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New York Wynwood, 1989, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing of this collection of published fiction from 1983, 1984, and 1985 as written by Joanna Russ, Octavia Butler, Greg Bear, and others, with commentaries by Asimov. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good (marker line bottom-edge; light corner bump; owner name) with near fine dust jacket. ISBN 0922066213
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Beowulf.

by Leonard, William Ellery; Lynd Ward

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Published
1939
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New York Heritage Press, 1939, hardcover. Translated into verse by William Ellery Leonard, and illustrated by Lynd Ward. The Sandglass brochure is laid in. -- Hardcover, 8x11 inches. Condition: very good (spine is tanned, front cover is brilliant, as is the artwork and pages). Lacks slipcase.
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New York Grove Press, 1957, hardcover. No publication date given, 1957? supplied. This is a reprint edition of the original 1903, two volumes in one. -- Hardcover, 345 pages, ex-library copy with spine numbers, bookplate, pocket. Condition: very good minus (library flaws as noted, spine little darkened, otherwise pages are clean and binding is tight).
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Ancient Jewish Novels; An Anthology.

by Wills, Lawrence M.

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Published
2002
ISBN
9780195151428
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New York Oxford University Press, 2002, paperback. Popular Jewish literature in the Greek and Roman period, edited and translated by Lawrence M. Wills. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine (cover corner crease). ISBN 0195151429
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Hemingway: Eight Decades of Criticism.

by Wagner-Martin, Linda

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Published
2009
ISBN
9780870138393
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East Lansing Michigan State University Press, 2009, paperback. Various authors. Softcover, 581 pages Condition: very good (light corner bump). ISBN 9780870138393
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A Jane Austen Compendium; The Six Major Novels.

by Powell, Violet

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Published
1993
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London Heinemann, 1993, hardcover. A companion and guide, pointing out 19th century culture and Austen's capture of human nature in these novels. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine (page margins lightly tanned) with near fine dust jacket. ISBN 04345999646
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Pearl Buck and Education; An Anthology of Her Writings

by Buck, Pearl S.; Peter Conn

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Published
1992
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Perkasie PA Pearl S. Buck Foundation, 1992, hardcover. Edited by Peter Conn. With preface by Janice Walsh, Buck's daughter. -- Hardcover, 164 pages. Condition: very good (institutional ownership with bookplate, stamps, blank slip pasted in; no jacket issued).
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Carbondale Southern Illinois University Press, 1972, paperback. Reprint edition, a selection of Cowley's essays, reviews, and editorials. -- Softcover. Condition: very good (cover crease). ISBN 0809305992
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