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Three Worlds: Hairenik 1934-1939: An Anthology of Short Stories and Poems by Young Armenian Writers in the United States

by Saroyan, William

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1939
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and sunned at spine.
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$50.00

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Boston: Hairenik Press. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and sunned at spine.. 1939. Hardcover. Title continued: And Translations of Selected Short Stories from the Original Armenia, Collected from Issues of the Hairenik Weekly, 1934-1938 Inclusive. Introduction by William Saroyan. Green cloth. Translated traditional stories, poems, sketches, and short stories by many authors, with their… Read more
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Reflections in a Log Pond: Collected Writings

by Klausner, William J.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good; Owner name on front free endpaper, pages toned.
Edition
Second Edition
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$15.00

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Bangkok: Suksit Siam. Very Good; Owner name on front free endpaper, pages toned.. 1974. Second Edition. Softcover. Articles about Thai culture. Black and white photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 138 pages .
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The Sketch Books of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent (The Author's Revised Edition)

by Irving, Washington

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1864
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine sunned, head of spine chipped, owner initials and vintage bookseller label on fron
Edition
Revised Edition
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$25.00

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NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine sunned, head of spine chipped, owner initials and vintage bookseller label on front endpapers.. 1864. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Burgundy cloth ruled in blind and with gilt design on front boards. Extra title page with engraved vignette. One-volume edition of Irving's collection of short stories and… Read more
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Sparrow 58: Three Early Stories by Paul Goodman

by Goodman, Paul

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good; Wraps lightly toned.
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Santa Barbara, CA: Black Sparrow Press. Very Good; Wraps lightly toned.. 1977. Softcover. Printed stapled wraps. July 1977 issue of this monthly literary magazine. Stories are: Peter, 2 Pastoral Movements, and The Continuum of the Libido. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [16] pages .
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Short Stories of Wilkie Collins

by Collins, Wilkie

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Slipcase foxed and lightly worn.
Edition
Limited Edition
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$25.00

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Emmaus, PA: Story Classics. Very Good with no dust jacket; Slipcase foxed and lightly worn.. 1950. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Gray cloth illustrated binding housed in gray cardboard slipcase. Six of Collins' short stories selected by J. I. Rodale and illustrated with wood engravings by Eichenberg. One of 3,000 copies. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 167 … Read more
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Short Takes: Readers' Choice of the Best Columns of America's Favorite Newspaperman

by Runyon, Damon

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1946
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine toned, boards rubbed, bookstore label on front free endpaper.
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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NY: Whittlesey House. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine toned, boards rubbed, bookstore label . on front free endpaper.. 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. Gray cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 435 pages .
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Gentlemen all and Merry Companions

by Bergengren, Ralph

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1922
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine toned, boards rubbed, pages toned.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$45.00

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Boston: B. J. Brimmer. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine toned, boards rubbed, pages toned.. 1922. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Forest green cloth with red pirate design and white titles on front boards and red titles on spine. Red topstain. Many illustrations by John Sloan. Ten pirate tales. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 247… Read more
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Half-Truths and One-And-A-Half Truths: Selected Aphorisms

by Kraus, Karl; Zohn, Harry (editor)

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780919830004
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$20.00

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Montreal: Engendra Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. 0919830005 . Black cloth binding. Edited and translated by Zohn. Bibliography. A collection of pithy writings by Viennese writer and editor Karl Kraus (1874-1936) . ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 128 pages .
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The Black Dog and Other Stories

by Coppard, A. E.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1923
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket; Boards heavily worn, spine label damaged, owner name and gift inscription on front free endpaper, pag
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards heavily worn, spine label damaged, owner name and gift inscription on front free endpaper, pages toned, endpapers foxed.. 1923. First Edition. Hardcover. Black cloth spine with printed paper label and decorative paper-covered boards. A collection of eighteen short stories. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 294 pages… Read more
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Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now

by Angelou, Maya

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good; Page bottoms lightly soiled.
Edition
Advance Review Copy
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$40.00

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NY: Random House. Very Good; Page bottoms lightly soiled. 1993. Advance Review Copy. Softcover. Advance uncorrected proof. Essays from the late Maya Angelou. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 142 pages .
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The Little Virtues

by Ginzburg, Natalia

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly rubbed.
Edition
1st UK Edition
ISBN
9780856355530
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$35.00

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Manchester, England: Carcanet. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly rubbed.. 1985. 1st UK Edition. Hardcover. 0856355534 . Translated from the Italian by Dick Davis. Text in English with a few Italian quotes. A collection of Ginzburg's best known essays. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 110 pages .
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Still Life with a Bridle: Essays and Apocryphas

by Herbert, Zbigniew

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780224036528
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$20.00

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London: Jonathan Cape. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1991. First Printing. Hardcover. 0224036521 . Author photo on rear dust jacket panel. Musings of Polish author and poet on his travels to Holland and explorations of the Dutch seventeenth century through art. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 170 pages .
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Dreams and Delights

by Beck, L. Adams; [Elizabeth Louisa Moresby]

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1926
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.
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$25.00

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NY: Dodd, Mead & Co.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1926. Hardcover. Gilt patterned paper over brown cloth. A collection of Asian-themed stories by the British-born Canadian writer. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 317 pages .
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Fancies and Goodnights

by Collier, John

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1956
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly rubbed and tattered.
Edition
Later Printing
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly rubbed and tattered.. 1956. Later Printing. Hardcover. Jacket art by Margot Tomes. A classic short story collection that crosses over genres of science fiction, the macabre, fantasy and murder mystery. Edgar Award Winner and International Fantasy Award Winner. Black cloth binding. ;… Read more
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A Variety of People

by Marquis, Don

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, pages toned.
Edition
First Edition
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$22.00

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, pages toned.. 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth with red printed labels on front boards and spine. A collection of fourteen short stories by the Archy and Mehitabel author. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 316 pages .
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How Deacon Tubman and Parson Whitney Kept New Years and Other Stories

by Murray, W. H. H.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1888
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
Reprint
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$25.00

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Boston: Cupples & Hurd. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1888. Reprint. Hardcover. A collection of four humorous illustrated stories. Brown decorative cloth with titles stamped in black and horse and human heads stamped in gilt on front boards. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 196 pages .
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The Doves' Nest and Other Stories

by Mansfield, Katherine

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1924
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Pages toned, owner name on front flyleaf, boards rubbed.
Edition
Fifth Printing
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NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good with no dust jacket; Pages toned, owner name on front flyleaf, . boards rubbed.. 1924. Fifth Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth with paper spine label. Decorative endpapers. A collection of six short stories and fifteen additional unfinished stories published after the New Zealand author's untimely death at age 34. ; 8vo 8"… Read more
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The Omibus of Pleasure: A Pleasure Primer

by Keating, Walter S. (editor)

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1943
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly worn.
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$12.00

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NY: Plaza Book Company. Very Good; Covers lightly worn.. 1943. Softcover. Pictorial softcover. A racy GGA cover houses a collection of short stories that are hedonistic, but much less salacious than the cover art and title would admit. Authors include Twain, de Maupassant, Voltaire, Ovid, Burns, Balzac, etc. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages… Read more
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