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cover of A Double Rescue: A Story with a Lesson by Clarence E. Eberman

A Double Rescue: A Story with a Lesson by Clarence E. Eberman

by Eberman, Clarence E.

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Published
1900
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Very Good
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Lancaster, PA: L. B. Herr's Book Store, 1900. Paperback. Very Good. 25 p.; 16 cm. Beige wrapper; stapled. Black wrapper title and illustration. Dedicated to the members of of the Lancaster Moravian Church by their pastor, author Clarence Edgar Eberman (1863-1903); Eberman also served as President of the Pennsylvania Christian Endeavor Union and wrote Deeper Yet: Meditations for… Read more
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cover of Ceremony of Innocence

Ceremony of Innocence

by Forman, James

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Published
1970
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Very Good
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New York: Hawthorn Books, 1970. Hardcover. Very Good/very good -. [6], 249 p.; 21 cm. Black cloth with yellow spine title. Dust jacket with illustration by Marilyn Hirsh. A fictionalized account of the activities of siblings Hans Scholl and Sophie Scholl, members of the White Rose resistance group in Nazi Germany. Book is in Very Good Condition: faint… Read more
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cover of Story Jubilee; Edited by Whit and Hallie Burnett

Story Jubilee; Edited by Whit and Hallie Burnett

by Burnett, Whit; Burnett, Hallie, editors

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Published
1965
Condition
Near Fine
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$19.00

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Garden City: Doubleday & Co, 1965. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. xvi, [2], 589 p.; 22 cm. Black and blue cloth with gilt-on-red spine title. Dust jacket in mylar cover. Signed by editor and author Whit Burnett on front free endpaper. Contains 50 short stories published in Story magazine over 33 years, arranged alphabetically by author from Sherwood Anderson… Read more
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cover of Wings of Destiny

Wings of Destiny

by Weston, George

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Published
1929
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Very Good -
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$16.00

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New York: Dodd, Mead & Co, 1929. Hardcover. Very Good -. [8], 312 p.; 19 cm. Brown cloth with red spine and cover titles; publisher's emblem blind-stamped on lower front cover. No dust jacket. Endpapers decorated in red. Name of former owner, Charles W. Knorr, on front fixed endpaper and at head of title page. The adventures of… Read more
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cover of The Garies and Their Friends; Frank J. Webb; Preface by Harriet Beecher Stowe; With a new preface by Arthur P. Davis

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New York: Arno Press and the New York Times, 1969. Paperback. Near Fine -. xvi, [4], 392, [2] p.; 21 cm. Paperback. Publisher's catalog on final 2 unpaginated pages. First published in 1857 in London, this was the second published novel by a Black American author. The author, Frank J. Webb (1828-1894), was born in Philadelphia and grew… Read more
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cover of Son of a Tinker

Son of a Tinker

by Walsh, Maurice

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Published
1952
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Very Good +
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$25.00

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co, 1952. Hardcover. Very Good +. 245 p.; 21 cm. Green cloth with black spinr and cover titles. No dust jacket. Stated First Edition. Irish author Maurice Walsh (1879-1964) is best known today for his short story The Quiet Man, the basis of the 1952 movie of the same name. This book is a… Read more
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cover of Love in the Ruins: The Adventures of a Bad Catholic at a Time Near the End of the World

Love in the Ruins: The Adventures of a Bad Catholic at a Time Near the End of the World

by Percy, Walker

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Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
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New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1971. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. First printing. [8], 403 p.; 22 cm. Black cloth with gilt spine title. Top page edges red; red endpapers. Dust jacket. Book is in Near Fine Condition: a few light pencil marks; otherwise, clean and tight. Dust jacket is in Very Good Condition: edges lightly rubbed; slightly… Read more
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cover of The King's Indian: Stories and Tales; John Gardner; Illustrated by Herbert L. Fink

The King's Indian: Stories and Tales; John Gardner; Illustrated by Herbert L. Fink

by Gardner, John

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780394492216
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$15.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1974. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. [10], 323, [3] p.: illustrations; 24 cm. White cloth with silver spine title, and spine and front cover illustration. Top page edges black. Illustrated endpapers. Illustrated dust jacket. Small red house remainder mark. Book is in Near Fine Condition: upper corners slightly bumped; remainder mark on lower page… Read more
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cover of A Fable

A Fable

by Faulkner, William

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Published
1954
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Near Fine
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New York: Random House, 1954. Hardcover. Near Fine. First Printing. [10], 437 p.; 22 cm. Red cloth with white spine title; front cover has crosses blind-stamped and stamped in black. Grey endpapers. No dust jacket. Faulkner's anti-war novel, set in France during World War One, was awarded a Pulitzer Prize. In Near Fine Condition: page edges are slightly… Read more
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cover of Stories of Modern America; Edited by Herbert Gold and David L. Stevenson; alternate Edition

Stories of Modern America; Edited by Herbert Gold and David L. Stevenson; alternate Edition

by Gold, Herbert, Stevenson, David L., editors

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Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1961. Paperback. Near Fine. vi, 441 p.; 21 cm. Paperback. Contains 22 short stories and a short novel by American authors. In Near Fine Condition: small ding in lower edge of front cover; clean and tight.
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cover of For Whom the Bell Tolls

For Whom the Bell Tolls

by Hemingway, Ernest

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Published
1968
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Near Fine
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1968. Hardcover. Near Fine. [4], 507 p.; 22 cm. Blue and black cover with gilt and silver spine and cover titles. In Near Fine Condition: corners lightly rubbed; clean and tight.
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cover of A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

by Joyce, James

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Published
1939
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Very Good
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New York: Modern Library, 1939. Hardcover. Very Good. xii, [2], 299, [7] p.; 18 cm. Green cloth with gilt-on-black spine and cover titles; gilt running man logo on spine and front cover. Top page edges dark green. Publisher's emblem in grey on endpapers. No dust jacket. Publisher's catalog on final unpaginated pages. Introduction copyright 1928. This cover design… Read more
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cover of The Group

The Group

by McCarthy, Mary

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780151372812
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San Diego: Harvest/HBJ; Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1989. Hardcover. Fine/fine. [4], 487 p.; 21 cm. Black amd maroon cover with silver spine title. Illustrated dust jacket. An HBJ Modern Classic. List of HBJ Modern Classics on back section of dust jacket. First published in 1963, this novel about eight women from the same class at Vassar College continues to… Read more
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cover of City Life

City Life

by Barthelme, Donald

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Published
1970
Condition
Fine
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New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1970. Hardcover. Fine/very good -. First printing. [8], 168 p.: illustrations; 22 cm. Red cloth with black spine title. Yellow top page edges. Black endpapers. Illustrated dust jacket. In these 14 short stories, the author "displays the inimitable wit and the astonishing stylistic command that have set him at the forefront of… Read more
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cover of The End of Lieutenant Boruvka by Josef Skvorecky; Translated by Paul Wilson

The End of Lieutenant Boruvka by Josef Skvorecky; Translated by Paul Wilson

by Skvorecky, Josef

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780393027853
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New York: W. W. Norton & Co, 1990. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. Stated First Edition. 185 p.; 22 cm. Red and black cover with red spine title. Illustrated dust jacket. The third volume featuring a Prague detective, set around the time of the Soviet invation of Czechoslovakia. Book is in Near Fine Condition: page edges lightly soiled; otherwise,… Read more
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cover of The Lost Upland

The Lost Upland

by Merwin, W. S.

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Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780679405269
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1992. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good -. vii, [1], 307, [3] p.; 24 cm. Dark brown cloth with gilt spine title and blind-stamped author's initials on front cover. Top page edges green. Illustrated dust jacket with title: The Lost Upland: Stories of Southwest France. Stated First Edition. Contains three stories by the poet set… Read more
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cover of The Human Comedy

The Human Comedy

by Saroyan, William

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Published
1971
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780151423019
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$15.00

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New York: Harcourt Modern Classic, 1971. Hardcover. Fine/fine. xi, [3], 242 p.: illustrations; 21 cm. Black cloth spine with silver spine title; light blue paper over boards. Illustrated dust jacket. Book and dust jacket are in Fine Condition: clean and bright.
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cover of Look How the Fish Live

Look How the Fish Live

by Powers, J. F.

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Published
1976
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Fine
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1976. Hardcover. Fine/very good -. Second printing, Feb. 1976. [10], 190, [4] p.; 22 cm. White cloth spine with gilt spine title; dark brown paper over boards with gilt author's name on front board. Top page edges red. Illustrated dust jacket. A "marvelous collection of stories from this master of the form." --… Read more
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cover of The Sun Also Rises

The Sun Also Rises

by Hemingway, Ernest

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Published
1991
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Fine
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New York: Twentieth Century Library; Book-of-the-Month Club, 1991. Hardcover. Fine. [19], 219, [9] p.: portrait of the author; 24 cm. Red cloth with gilt-on-black spine title and color paste-down on front cover (reproduction of a painting by Georges Braque). Yellow endpapers. A very attractive edition of one of Hemingway's most popular books. In Fine Condition: clean and tight.… Read more
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cover of Castro's Curveball

Castro's Curveball

by Wendel, Tim

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Published
1999
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780345424419
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$16.00

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New York: Ballantine Books, 1999. Hardcover. Fine/near fine. First Edition: February 1999." x, [2], 286, [2] p.; 22 cm. Black cover with gilt spine title. Illustrated dust jacket. Book is in Fine Condition: clean and tight. Dust jacket is in Near Fine Condition: head of spine is rubbed; clean and bright.
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