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O Piano (The Piano)

By: Campion, Jane and Kate Pullinger

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Editora Rocco Ltda.: 1994

Edition: Portuguese Language Edition

Book ID: FL0035

ISBN: 853250468X

Condition: Very Good


A3 - A Portuguese language edition trade paperback book in good+ to very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated wraps with minor overall shelf wear with some light overall rubbing of covers, some light creasing along the front spine edge and the front and back covers, and some light edge wear of the covers. The Piano. Coming from Scotland, Ada arrives at the 'the end of the world' accompanied by her daughter and her piano to begin a new life wit... View more info

The Autumn of the Patriarch

By: Garcia Marquez, Gabriel

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Morrow/Avon: 1977

Book ID: SCW01831

ISBN: 0380017741

Condition: Good


BX5 - A mass market paperback book in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with minor overall shelf wear plus some very light creasing of the spine plus some yellowing of the paper edges plus some light foxing of the inside of the covers. The portrait of a monstrous Cribbean tyrant. He was concieved in a storm of blubottle flies, born in a convent doorway, gifted at birth with huge deformed feet and given an impossibly long life. By an author n... View more info

Riding the Yellow Trolley Car

By: Kennedy, William

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Viking: 1993

Edition: First Trade Edition

Book ID: MC60BB

ISBN: 0670842117

Condition: Very Good


U5 - DJ is bumped on top and bottom of spine and light shelf wear otherwise fine. Book has remainder mark on the bottom and light shelf wear otherwise fine. Essays on famous figures author has met over time; music stars such as Louis Armstrong, and Frank Sinatra, writers such as Steinbeck and Hemingway, etc. View more info

Brother Frank's Gospel Hour

By: Kinsella, W. P.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Dallas, TX, U.S.A., Southern Methodist University Press: 1996

Book ID: EC8293BB

ISBN: 0870743988

Condition: Very Good


I5 - A collection of eleven stories continue the adventures of Silas Ermineskin and his sidekick Frank DJ is mylar protected. Fencepost as Kinsella returns to the Cree Indian reserve in Hobbema, Alberta, where his cast of zany characters, last seen in "The Fencepost Chronicles" and "The Hobbema Pageant", ist at its wry best. "Clever, entertaining stories, often tender, skillfully written... Edmonton Journal. Published the first time in the United S... View more info

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Kommt ein Mann ins Zimmer (Man Walks into a Room)

By: Krauss, Nicole

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hamburg, Germany, Rowohlt Verlag GmbH: 2006

Edition: German Language Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: FL0051

ISBN: 349803524X

Condition: Very Good


A5 - A German language edition hardcover book SIGNED by author on the title page in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket and book have some light discoloration and shelf wear. Text in German. This is the author's first novel. The story begins when a thirty-six year old popular Columbia University English professor is found wandering in the Nevada desert. His wife comes to bring him home they discover that he has a small brain ... View more info

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Der Hexenanwalt (The Witches Bar)

By: Lohmeyer, Wolfgang

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Munich, Germany, Bertelsmann Verlag GmbH: 1979

Edition: German Language Edition

Book ID: FL0030

Condition: Very Good


A2 - A German language edition hard cover book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in red cloth covered boards with very minor overall shelf wear with some light foxing of the outside paper edges plus the book is very slightly shelf cocked. The dust jacket has very minor overall shelf wear. In the Thirty Years War, while Wallenstein, Tilly and Gustav Adolf were devastating Germany, many thousands of innocent women and girls died at the stake. A man becomes... View more info

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Sandiablo

By: Manfredo Kempff Suarez

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Aguilar, Altea, Taurus, Alfaguara, SA: 2000

Edition: Spanish Language Edition

Book ID: FL0009

ISBN: 9505116330

Condition: Good


A1 - A Spanish language edition trade paperback ex-library book in good+ to very good- condition with no dust jacket as issued. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with minor overall shelf wear with the usual library stamps and label on the top outside paper edges and the copyright page. Manfredo Kempff Suárez was born in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia, in 1945. Most of his professional life has been devoted to diplomacy and journalism. He has been minister of s... View more info

El Conde Lucanor (Count Lucanor)

By: Manuel, Don Juan

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Spain, Planeta: 1990

Edition: Spanish Language Edition

Book ID: SCW11007

ISBN: 8432069507

Condition: Good


CE2 - A mass market paperback Spanish language text withdrawn ex-library book in good+ to very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated white with minor overall shelf wear with a heavy clear palstic lamination applied to the covers plus there is some very light yellowing of the paper edges and endpapers plus there are the usual library stamps and labels on the back cover, the top outside paper edges, the front endpaper, the title page. Edited and ... View more info

Gentle Sunday and Other Stories

By: Moore, Mary Jane

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Carlton Press, Inc.: 1975

Book ID: at354

ISBN: 0806201274

Condition: Very Good


F6 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has half inch tear with wrinkling and crease on the front top right corner, some wrinkling, chipping, crease, tear, and open tear on the lower spine and its corner, some chipping on the corners, moderate discoloration, and light shelf wear otherwise good. Book has crease on the top right corner on a few inside pages, moderate discoloration (browning), and light shelf wear otherwise very good. The stories cover a wide range of human situati... View more info

Young Torless

By: Musil, Robert

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Pantheon Books: 1982

Book ID: SCW12790

ISBN: 0394710150

Condition: Good


BI6 - A trade paperback withdrawn ex-library book in good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some browning of the paper edges and yellowing of the paper plus there are the usual library stamps, marks, labels, and pocket on the spine, the copyright page, and the inside surface of the back cover plus there is a clear plastic lamination applied to the covers. Translated from the German by Eithne Wilkins and Ernst Ka... View more info

The Song of the Earth

By: Nissenson, Hugh

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW11732

ISBN: 1565122984

Condition: Good


BF6 - A tight, clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf wear with the dust jacket mylar sleeve endflaps glued to the front and back fixed endpapers plus there are the usual library stamps and pocket on the top outside paper edges, the front and back free endpapers, and the title page. The dust jacket shows no visible signs of wear plus it is still in the original library mylar sleeve. Illustrated with black and white as well as color reproductions of artwork. A n... View more info

McTeague

By: Norris, Frank

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc.: 1950

Book ID: SCW02112

Condition: Good


BU6 - A trade paperback book in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in green illustrated white wraps with only very minor overall wear plus some very light soiling and foxing of the cover overall plus the original owner's name in ink marked out with black marker on the front endpaper plus some yellowing of the paper edges. This is one of the critical early works of realism and naturalism in American literature. The book was first published in 1899. It book m... View more info

Long Day's Journey into Night

By: O'Neill, Eugene

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New Haven, Connecticut, USA, Yale University Press: 1950

Book ID: SCW04530

ISBN: 0300001762

Condition: Very Good


BV4 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in black and white photo illustrated black and white wraps with minor overall shelf wear plus some light yellowing on the outside paper edges. A play written in 1940 and released in 1956 after the death of the writer. It is an unflinching protrayal of himself and those closest to him and is considered one of his finest works. By the author of "The Emperor Jones," "The Ice... View more info

Anna Christie The Emperor Jones The Hairy Ape

By: O'Neill, Eugene

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Vintage Books: 1972

Book ID: SCW04596

ISBN: 0394718550

Condition: Very Good


BX2 - A mass market paperback book in very good condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated black wraps with minor overall shelf wear plus some light rubbing overall. A collection of three plays by one of the greatest modern American playwrights that deal with the metaphysical misery of man. In each play the central character is one of the insulted and injured. One is an African American, another a stoker, and the third a prostitute. 232p. View more info

Daughter of the Hills: A Woman's Part in the Coal Miners' Struggle

By: Page, Myra

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Feminist Press: 1986

Book ID: SCW12788

ISBN: 0935312595

Condition: Very Good


CB6 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some very light overall rubbing of the covers plus there is a patch of light surface wrinkling on the spine. With an introduction by Alice Kessler-Harris and Paul Lauter and an afterword by Deborah S. Rosenfelt. A novel about family life and labor conflicts in the Cumberland Mountains in the 1930s. Endnotes, 268p. View more info