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El Resplandor de la Madera (The Glow of the Wood)

By: Aguilar Camin, Hector

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Colonia del Valle, Mexico, DF, Aguilar, Altea, Taurus, Alfaguara, SA: 1999

Edition: Spanish Language Edition

Book ID: FL0016

ISBN: 9681905962

Condition: Good


A1 - A Spanish languag edition trade paperback ex-library book in good+ to very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with minor overall shelf wear with the ususal library stamp and label on the top outside paper edges and copyright page plus some label staining and light surface wear on the back endpaper from a library pocket. Hector Aguilar Camin (1946) was born in Chetumal, Quintana Roo, in southeastern Mexico. His narrative work includes: 'La decadencia del dratón' (The decline of the Dragon) 1984, 'Morir en el golfo' (Dying in the Gulf) 1985, 'La guerra de Galio' (Th... View more info

Vocation and Desire: George Eliot's Heroines

By: Barrett, Dorothea

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1991

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Book ID: EC4939BB

ISBN: 0415056748

Condition: Very Good


AT5 - Book has some discoloration on the back and very light shelf wear otherwise very good. Generations of critics have seen George Eliot as a conservative Victorian high moralist and sibyl. This book questions that image, finding in her work unexpected elements of anger, feminism, subversiveness, revenge, iconoclasm, wit and eroticism. View more info

The Uncertainty Principle

By: Bilenkin, Dmitri

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Collier Books/Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc.: 1979

Book ID: SCW11088

ISBN: 0020166001

Condition: Good


BH4 - A trade paperback book in good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound coyp in color illustrated black wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some very light overall rubbing of the covers plus the book is slightly shelf cocked. This is a title in the publisher's Best of Soviet Science Fiction series. With an introduction by Theodore Sturgeon. Translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis. A novel about a 21st century bachelor who goes back in time to the 11th century to find his wife and child, his grave, and his destiny. By the author of "The Surf of Mars," "Smuggled Nig... View more info

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Rural Class Struggles in Ambridge

By: Borage, Fred

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, November Books: 1982

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC3174BB

ISBN: 0946423008

Condition: Very Good


AG2 - A limited edition (105 of 130) paperback book SIGNED by author on the first page in very good condition that has some bumped corners, wrinkling and chipping, old price label on the back, publisher's logo/info stamped on the opposite side of the back, some light discoloration and shelf wear. Illustrated by Tintoretto Sheepdip & 3 helpful diagrams by the author. General Editor - Chris Cutler. 8"x5.75", 146 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. 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

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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

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O Piano (The Piano)

By: Campion, Jane and Kate Pullinger

Price: $8.50

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

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 with Stewart - the husband who does not know - and whom she married by proxy. The inhospitable forests of 19th century New Zeala... View more info

Mister Johnson

By: Cary, Joyce

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Alexandria, Virginia, USA, Time-Life Books, Inc.: 1981

Book ID: SCW06763

Condition: Very Good


BX1 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some light creasing on the spine. The story of an unusal African native set in colonial Nigeria in the early 1930s. The main character sees himself as an enthusiast for Empire and a champion of progress and civilisation. He is despised by his European boss, as a member of an inferior race. Johnson's life. The book tells of his attempt to to become more English than the English, contrasting the two extremes of superiority and degradation. This book is the basis ... View more info

O Pioneers!

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, USA, Mariner Books/Houghton Mifflin Company: 1997

Book ID: SCW07294

ISBN: 0395083656

Condition: Very Good


BC5 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in black and white photo illustrated wraps with very minor overall shelf wear plus there is some very light yellowing on the outside paper edges. A classic of American literature protraying the spirit and courage of frontier life on the plains thr suthot had known in her youth. By the author of "A Lost Lady," "Lucy Gayheart," "My Antonia," "My Mortal Enemy," "One of Ours," "Shadows on the Rock," "The Song of the Lark," and"The Troll Garden." 180p. View more info

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My Antonia

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, USA, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd: 1949

Book ID: SCW09605

ISBN: 0395083567

Condition: Very Good


BC3 - A trade paperback cover book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated white wraps with only very minor overall shelf wear. With a foreword by Doris Grumbach. A classic American novel about pioneers and the settling of the great plains. By the author of "Alexander's Bridge," "April Twilights," "Death Comes for the Archbishop," "Lucy Gayheart," "My Mortal Enemy," "O Pioneers!," "Obscure Destinies," "The Song of the Lark," and "The Troll Garden." 238p. View more info

The Other One

By: Colette, Sidonie-Gabrielle

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Noonday Press/Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1960

Book ID: SCW11655

ISBN: 0374513880

Condition: Good


BC6 - A tight, clean, sound copy in monochrome illustrated white wraps with some light yellowing along the spine and the spine edges plus there is some moderate overall rubbing of the covers plus there is some light soiling on the back cover plus there is some very light yellowing of the outside paper edges. Translated from the French by Elizabeth Tait and Roger Senjouse. A novel about the acceptance by a wofe of another woman in the hime, not as a rival, but rather as an ally in keeping her roving and egocentric husband within bounds. By the author of "Break of Day," "My Mother's ... View more info

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The Wild Wood: A Tale of Brian Froud's Faerielands

By: De Lint, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Bantam Spectra Books/Bantam Books/Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group, Inc.: 1994

Edition: First American Edition

Book ID: SCW11095

ISBN: 0553096303

Condition: Very Good


BI3 - DJ is mylar protected. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf wear with two very, very light bumps each on the bottom edges of the front and back boards. The dust jacket shows very minor overal shelf wear with a small chip (about 0.25" x 0.25") missing at the front bottom edge. The dust jacket is a panoramic color illustriation by Brian Froud who also produced a full page color frontispiece and illustrations for the book. This is a title in the publisher's Brian Froud's Faerielands series developed by Brian Froud, Robert Gould, and Terri Windling. A you... View more info

The Old Curiosity Shop

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Audiobooks: 1995

Book ID: EC7516BB

ISBN: 0140860770

Condition: Very Good


BN2 - 4 very good cassettes that each has label residue and some wear in a fair butterfly double cassette case that has one side damage on both hinge and a crack, wrinkling, chipping and wear on the edges of the inside paper, discoloration, and moderate wear and in a box that has library markings, taped all over, wrinkling, chipping and wear on the corners, bent on the top, discoloration, and normal shelf wear. All the tapes have been listened completely and all the tapes are good. Abridged. Approx. 6 hours. Read by Alec McCowen. The Old Curiosity Shop is a powerful, energetic novel that revea... View more info

Winter's Tales

By: Dinesen, Isak

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Vintage Books: 1961

Book ID: SCW01823

ISBN: 0394702050

Condition: Very Good


BI4 - A mass market paperback book in very good condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in black & white wraps with only very minor overall shelf wear plus some very, very light foxing of the cover overall. A collection of short fiction by an author noted for both her works' psychological insight and extraordinary fantasy. 313p. View more info

Paper Trail: Essays

By: Dorris, Michael

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., HarperCollins: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: FI261BB

ISBN: 0060169710

Condition: Very Good


AB6 - DJ is mylar protected. In excellent condition overall; clean, bright and crisp copy. A remarkable diverse collection, Paper Trail offers the unique perspectives of Michael Dorris. View more info

Paper Trail: Essays

By: Dorris, Michael

Price: $2.25

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., HarperCollins: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: FI341BB

ISBN: 0060169710

Condition: Very Good


AB6 - DJ has rubbing on front, light wrinkling on the spine edges, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has three lines marked out with black marker on front loose endpaper, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. A remarkable diverse collection, Paper Trail offers the unique perspectives of Michael Dorris. View more info

Sister Carrie

By: Dreiser, Theodore

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated: 1970

Book ID: SCW05578

Condition: Good


BF4 - A tight, clean, sound copy with minor overall wear plus there is some light chipping and edge wear on the front cover at the top right corner and on the back cover along the left edge mainly around the top and bottom corners plus there is a crease on the front cover at the bottom left corner and another on the back cover at the bottom left corner plus there is some staining to the text paper on pages 575-586. Edited by Donald Pizer. This is a title in the publisher's Norton Critical Edition series. It includes an authoritative text version, backgrounds, sources, and criticism. The essays... View more info