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Philadelphia, PA Samuel D. Patterson, 1848. Hardcover Very Good: shows moderate wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; considerable foxing to the text pages; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (10.2 x 6.5 x 1 inches). iv, 140 pages + iv, 140 pages. Twelve steel… Read more
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The Portable Dorothy Parker.

by Dorothy Parker .

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Published
2003.
Edition
First Edition Thus (1976), Revised, Enlarged edition. Thirty-Fou
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9780140150742
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New York, NY Penguin Books, 2003. Paperback First Edition Thus (1976), Revised, Enlarged edition. Thirty-Fourth Printing of this edition. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of creasing to the backstrip; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the panels. Free… Read more
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Twentieth Century Theatre: A Sourcebook.

by Richard Drain (Editor).

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Published
1995.
Edition
First Edition Thus (1995), so stated. Published simultaneously i
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9780415096201
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New York, NY Routledge, 1995. Paperback First Edition Thus (1995), so stated. Published simultaneously in England. First Edition Thus (1995), so stated. Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a touch of rubbing along the top edge of the panels, with the faintest wrinkle at the top edge of… Read more
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The Parasite.

by Michel Serres .

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Published
1982.
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First Edition (1982), not directly stated, but implied by lack o
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9780801824562
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Baltimore, MD The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1982. Hardcover First Edition (1982), not directly stated, but implied by lack of subsequent printings cited in accordance with The Johns Hopkins University Press's customary practice at the time of publication. First Edition (1982), not directly stated, but implied by lack of subsequent printings cited in accordance with The Johns Hopkins… Read more
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Classics of American Literature, Part II (A Three-DVD Videotape Set: Lectures 13-24: Hawthorne, Melville, Whitman).

by Professor Arnold Weinstein, Brown University.

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Published
1997.
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Springfield, VA The Teaching Company, 1997. VHS Tape Three VHS Video Tapes in Excellent condition [virtually "As New"], with a 42-page Staple-bound booklet, also in excellent condition [Near Fine], housed in a Colorful Pictorial Cardstock Case, which shows a little mild rubbing and a bit of buckling to one of the panels [Good+ to Very Good]. Course Number… Read more
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Studies in English Literature 1500-1900: The Nineteenth Century [Volume 46, Number 4: Autumn 2006].

by Robert L. Patten [Editor]First Ed, but unstated.

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Published
2006.
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First Edition, (2006); unstated.
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Baltimore, MD Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006. Paperback First Edition, (2006); unstated. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the panels. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text.. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text.… Read more
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A Hundred Fables from La Fontaine.

by Jean De La Fontaine .

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Published
1961.
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First Edition USA (1961), so stated.
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$9.36

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Garden City, NY Doubleday: Anchor , 1961. Paperback First Edition USA (1961), so stated. First Edition USA (1961), so stated. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: shows the very slightest spine lean; light wear to the extremities; a price has been neatly inked out at the upper corner of the front panel;… Read more
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Yonder the Sea.

by Herb Minshall, [Editor].

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Published
1973.
Edition
First Edition (1973), unstated.
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$21.76

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San Diego, CA Sea World, Inc. , 1973. Hardcover First Edition (1973), unstated. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE EDITOR. First Edition (1973), unstated. Very Good in Good DJ: The Book shows indications of light use; faint foxing to blue cloth over boards and bolder foxing at top edge of the text block; else just a hint of shelving… Read more
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Twentieth-Century Literary Theory: A Reader.

by K.M. Newton (Editor).

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Published
1988.
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9780312020255
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$3.53

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New York, NY St. Martin's: Griffin, 1988. Paperback Fifteen pages show HI-LIGHTING and two pages show INK MARGINALIA. Else, Near Fine in Wraps: shows only minor indications of use: three pages shows a bit of riffling to the upper corner; the front endpaper shows some tanning; just a touch of wear to the front corner tips; the binding… Read more
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A Small Personal Voice: Essays, Reviews, Interviews.

by Lessing, Doris .

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Published
1975.
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First Edition Thus (1975), not directly stated, but implied by t
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New York, NY Random House: Vintage, 1975. Mass Market Paperback First Edition Thus (1975), not directly stated, but implied by the fact that no subsequent printings are noted. First Edition Thus (1975), not directly stated, but implied by the fact that no subsequent printings are noted. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use:… Read more
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The Atlas of Literature.

by Malcolm Bradbury (Editor).

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Published
2001.
Edition
Reprint Edition (2001).
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9780862884178
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London, UK Greenwich Editions, 2001. Hardcover Reprint Edition (2001). Fine in Fine DJ: The Book is flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. The DJ is also flawless; unclipped; mylar-protected. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses,… Read more
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Santa Cruz, CA Privately Printed, 2007. Paperback Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to the lower edge of the front panel, which also shows a touch of soiling near the top edge; the lower corner of the title page has been creased; else flawless; the binding is… Read more
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Fables de Jean De La Fontaine (Two Volumes Bound as One).

by Jean De La Fontaine .

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Paris, France Delarue, Libraire-Editeur. Hardcover Very Good: shows indications of careful use: former owner's name inscribed at the front flyleaf and a couple of margin lines on the first two pages; light wear to extremities; moderate rubbing to the panels; the pages have some foxing; the binding is square and secure (the front hinge is just starting, but… Read more
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Practical Criticism: A Study Of Literary Judgment.

by I. A. Richards .

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Published
1929.
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First Edition (1929); Third Printing, with corrrections (1935).
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New York, NY Harcourt Brace and Company, 1929. Hardcover First Edition (1929); Third Printing, with corrrections (1935). Scattered, very neat UNDERLINING AND MARGINALIA IN INK. Else, Very Good+: shows very light wear to the extremities and the mildest rubbing to the panels. Former owner's name and date at the front free endpaper. The same owner's not-unattractive bookplate at… Read more
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La bonne chanson; Romances sans paroles; Sagesse.

by Paul Verlaine.

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Published
1964.
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Paris, France Editions Gallimard et Librarie Generale Francaise: Le Livre de Poche , 1964. Hardcover Very Good in clear vinyl DJ: shows the very lightest wear to the extremities; the pages have tanned ever so slightly, due to aging; former owner's gift inscription at the front half-title page; slight spine lean, but the binding is perfectly secure; the… Read more
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The Wind Spirit: An Autobiography.

by Michel Tournier.

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Published
1991.
Edition
Reprint Edition (1991).
ISBN
9780413654304
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$12.74

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London, UK Methuen , 1991. Paperback Reprint Edition (1991). Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: moderate to heavy spine lean; else only very light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; some creases to the backstrip; the binding remains secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the panels. Free… Read more
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Barcelona, Spain Ediciones Destino, 1990. Hardcover Very Near Fine: shows a hint of dusting and smudging to the top edge of the text block; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free… Read more
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European and American Masters.

by William Dean Howells.

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Black Cat Hill Books
Published
1963.
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First Edition Thus (1963), so stated.
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New York, NY Collier Books, 1963. Mass Market Paperback First Edition Thus (1963), so stated. First Edition Thus (1963), so stated. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: light wear to the extremities; moderate rubbing to the wrapper covers; former bookseller's rubber-stamped logo at the inside of the front cover and a rubber-stamped price… Read more
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Walden and Civil Disobedience by Thoreau.

by Robert Spector, Ph.D.

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Published
1964.
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Boston, MA Student Outlines Company, 1964. Paperback Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: a crease across the lower front panel; esle only light wear to the extremities and mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; faint toning to the white areas of the background fields of the covers; the stapled binding is secure; the text… Read more
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Gloria Naylor: Critical Perspectives Past and Present.

by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and K.A. Appiah, (Editors).

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Published
1993.
Edition
First Edition [1993]; First Printing indicated.
ISBN
9781567430172
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$13.03

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New York, NY Amistad Press, 1993. Hardcover First Edition [1993]; First Printing indicated. First Edition [1993]; First Printing indicated. Very Near Fine in Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. The Book shows a hint of shelving wear along the bottom edge of the grey, cloth-covered boards; a tiny, faint smudge… Read more
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