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The Best of the Times

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, Ford Motor Company: 1977

Book ID: EC7450BB

Condition: Very Good


BN1 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has moderate wrinkling, chipping, crease, and tears on some edges and corners, some soiling, stains, moderate discoloration, and normal shelf wear otherwise good. Book has chipping and wear on some cover edges, foxing, moderate discoloration, and normal shelf wear otherwise very good. The articles in this book are reprinted with permission from Ford Times between 1948 and 1975, inclusive except for two from Lincoln-Mercury Times as noted. ... View more info

Prize Stories 1996: The O. Henry Awards

By: Abrahams, William (editor)

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Doubleday: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW03965

ISBN: 0385481306

Condition: Good


BD6 - A tight, clean, sound copy in red paper covered boards quarter bound in dark red cloth with gold lettering and a graphic on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear plus the usual library stamp and label on the top outside paper edges and front endpaper plus a section (about 2"x4.5") cut out of the front endpaper as part of the library's withdrawal process plus the dust jacket endflaps are glued down to the inside surfaces of the boards. The dust jacket... View more info

Prize Stories 1995: The O. Henry Awards

By: Abrahams, William (editor)

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Doubleday: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW03966

ISBN: 038547671X

Condition: Good


BD6 - A tight, clean, sound copy in red paper covered boards quarter bound in dark red cloth with gold lettering and a graphic on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear plus the usual library stamp and label on the top outside paper edges and front endpaper plus a section (about 2"x4.5") cut out of the front endpaper as part of the library's withdrawal process plus the dust jacket endflaps are glued down to the inside surfaces of the boards. The dust jacket... View more info

Prize Stories 1992: The O. Henry Awards

By: Abrahams, William (editor)

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Doubleday: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Book ID: SCW11685

ISBN: 0385421923

Condition: Very Good


BD6 - A first edition trade paperback book in very good condition that has tanning and light shelf wear. Signed by Ann Packer and Antonya Nelson on their respective story page. Edited and with an introduction by William Abrahams. The winner and finalist short stories for the O. Henry Award for 1992. The authors include Cynthia Ozick, Lucy Honig, Tom McNeal, Amy Herrick, Murray Pomerance, Joyce Carol Oates, Mary Michael Wagner, Yolanda Barnes, David Long, Harriet Doerr, P... View more info

The Dickens Digest: Four Great Masterpieces Condensed for the Modern Reader

By: Aswell, Mary Louise (Condensed by)

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Whittlesey House: 1943

Book ID: MC398BB

Condition: Very Good


B6 - Mild shelfwear. Top end of back cover and spine soiled. Top corner of book and spine ends rubbed. Page edges tanned. Book plate on endpaper. Text is unmarked. Sound binding. Condensed versions of David Copperfield, Oliver Twist, Martin Chuzzlewit and the Pickwick Papers. View more info

What Kansas Means to Me: Twentieth-Century Writers on the Sunflower State

By: Averill, Thomas Fox (editor)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Lawrence, Kansas, USA, University Press of Kansas: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Book ID: SCW09800

ISBN: 0700604316

Condition: Good


BI2 - A tight, clean, sound copy with minor overall shelf wear, there are the usual library marks, stamps, label, and pocket on the top and bottom outside paper edges, the front free endpaper, and the title page plus there is some very, very light soiling on the outside paper edges. The dust jacket shows minor overall shelf wear with a library label on the spine plus the front and black endflaps are glued to the fixed endpapers plus it is still in the original library my... View more info

Selected Writings of Andres Bello

By: Bello, Andres

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Oxford University Press: 1997

Book ID: SCW13110

ISBN: 0195105451

Condition: Very Good


BF1 - A hard cover first American edition thus book in very good+ condition. A sequence of numbers with the "1" present appears on the copyright page with no additional printings indicated. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in orange cloth covered boards with silver lettering and graphics on the spine and on the front with only very, very minor overall shelf wear. A collection of representative writings of a noted Latin American poet, politician, educator, essa... View more info

Vagabond Anthology (1966-1977)

By: Bennett, John (Edited by)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ellensburg, Washington, Vagabond Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC9119BB

ISBN: 0912824190

Condition: Good


AO4 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has wrinkling and crease on some edges and corners, label on the lower spine, some rubbing, inside flaps adhered on the fixed endpapers, discoloration, and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has some rubbing on the cover edges, some stains on the page edges, library stamping on the top page edges, title page, and front loose endpaper with cardholder adhered, three labels on the front fixed endpaper and a label on the foreword page, some ... View more info

Make Time For This

By: Biggs, Neva, Arlene Jackson and Shawana Freeman-Priestley

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Austin, Texas, USA, Plain View Press: 1985

Book ID: SCW01646

ISBN: 0911051236

Condition: Very Good


BU1 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. An as new, unread, tight, clean, osund copy in pink wraps with a black and white photo illustrated front cover. This is a book of poetry and prose by three women. This is the first in an intended series of books offering the publication of new writing by women. 59p. View more info

Tales from Margaritaville: Fictional Facts and Factual Fictions

By: Buffett, Jimmy

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Columbine: 1990

Book ID: EC4972BB

ISBN: 044990542X

Condition: Very Good


AT6 - Book has some light bending, discoloration, and shelf wear otherwise very good. A collection so vividly packed with restless dreamers, wild wanderers and pure gypsy souls that just readin it is an adventure itself. View more info

Glimmer Train Stories Spring 1994 Issue 10

By: Burmeister-Brown, Susan and Linda Davies (editors)

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, USA, Glimmer Train Press, Incorporated: 1994

Book ID: SCW10466

ISBN: 1880966093

Condition: Very Good


CG2 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated black and white wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some light creasing on the front cover at the bottom right corner. This is the Fall 1994 issue 10 of a quarterly literary journal of short fiction. This issue containes stories by Ellen Gilchrist, Rosina Lippi-Green, Kent Gardien, Robert A. Abel, Thomas E. Kennedy, Ann Beattie, Randolph Thomas, and Lex Willifor... View more info

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Glimmer Train Stories Winter 1994 Issue 9

By: Burmeister-Brown, Susan and Linda Davies (editors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Glimmer Train Press, Incorporated: 1993

Inscription: Signed

Book ID: SCW10467

ISBN: 1880966085

Condition: Very Good


CG2 - A trade paperback book in very good condition that has a crack on the lower spine, some bumped corners, wrinkling and crease, light discoloration and shelf wear. SIGNED by Bob Shacochis on the title page. Illustrators Jane Zwinger, Jon Leon and Bernard Mulligan This is the Winter 1994 issue 9 of a quarterly literary journal of short fiction. This issue contains short stories by Louise Erdrich, Abigail Thomas, Mary McGarry Morris, Hester Kaplan, Lex Williford, Charl... View more info

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My Sister Disappears: Stories and a Novella

By: Byrd, Lee M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dallas, TX, U.S.A., Southern Methodist University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: FI317AA

ISBN: 0870743511

Condition: Very Good


AC5 - DJ is mylar protected. Book is signed by the author on the title page. Author's first book. Lee Merrill Byrd's first collection-seven short stories and a novella-is largely concerned with domestic issues and family relationships, with the events, large and small, of daily life. View more info

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My Sister Disappears: Stories and a Novella

By: Byrd, Lee M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dallas, TX, U.S.A., Southern Methodist University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC650BB

ISBN: 0870743511

Condition: Very Good


AC5 - DJ is mylar protected. Book is signed by the author on the title page. Author's first book. Lee Merrill Byrd's first collection-seven short stories and a novella-is largely concerned with domestic issues and family relationships, with the events, large and small, of daily life. View more info

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My Sister Disappears: Stories and a Novella

By: Byrd, Lee M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dallas, TX, U.S.A., Southern Methodist University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC651BB

ISBN: 0870743511

Condition: Very Good


AC5 - DJ is mylar protected. Book is signed by the author on the title page. Author's first book. Lee Merrill Byrd's first collection-seven short stories and a novella-is largely concerned with domestic issues and family relationships, with the events, large and small, of daily life. View more info

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My Sister Disappears: Stories and a Novella

By: Byrd, Lee Merrill

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, U.S.A., Southern Methodist University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC4906BB

ISBN: 0870743511

Condition: Very Good


AT4 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has wrinkling on the front top right corner, light wrinkling on some edges and corners, and light shelf wear otherwise fine. Book is signed by the author on the title page. Lee Merrill Byrd's first collection-seven short stories and a novella-is largely concerned with domestic issues and family relationships, with the events, large and small, of daily life. View more info

The Faber Book of Contemporary Latin American Short Stories

By: Caistor, Nick (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, East Sussex, United Kingdom, Faber and Faber, Ltd.: 1990

Inscription: Signed

Book ID: SCW01159

ISBN: 0571153607

Condition: Very Good


CE2 - A trade paperback book in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with minor overall shelf wear plus some chipping of the front cover at the top right corner plus some light creasing of the front and back covers and moderate discoloration. Signed by Rolando Hinojosa on his story page. Twenty stories from the a newer generation of Latin American authors. The writing ranges all over Latin America including the United States. The authors includ... View more info

Literary Criticism In England, 1660-1800

By: Chapman, Gerald Wester (editor)

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Alfred A. Knopf: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW07581

Condition: Good


BW5 - A hard cover first edition book in good+ condition with a dust jacket in good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in green cloth covered boards with gold lettering and metallic green graphics on the spine and gole lettering and graphics on the front with minor overall shelf wear plus there is some light soiling on the right outside paper edges plus there is a large red "H" stamped on the title page. The dust jacket shows moderate overall shelf wear with s... View more info

The Dark Tower: Ninteenth Century Narrative Poems

By: Coffey, Dairine (editor)

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Atheneum: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW08418

Condition: Good


CB5 - A tight, clean, sound copy in red cloth covered boards with black lettering on the spine and a large black graphic on the front with minor overall shelf wear plus there is some tape staining on the front and back fixed endpapers plus the dust jacket endflaps are glued to the front and back fixed endpapers plus there are the usual library stamps, label, and pocket on the top and bottom outside paper edges, front fixed endpaper, front and back free endpapers, title p... View more info

Common Bonds: Stories by and About Modern Texas Women

By: Comer, Suzanne (Edited by)

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, U.S.A., Southern Methodist University Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC6974BB

ISBN: 0870742884

Condition: Very Good


Q4 - Book has very light shelf wear otherwise fine. The stories in Common Bonds speak of the ways we really live, not in the frontier past but in twentieth-century Texas, when we live in rented apartments in Houston, barrios in San Antonio, fancy mansions in Dallas, and, yes, on farms and ranches too. View more info