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OPEN THE DOOR!: A VOLUME OF STORIES

By: Sitwell, Osbert

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Smith & Durrell: 1941

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12526

Condition: Very good


viii, 299p. Cover corners lightly worn, jacket rubbed and lightly soiled on back with chips to corners and creased tear on top front edge. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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THE THREE CORNERED WORLD (UNESCO COLLECTION OF REPRESENTATIVE WORKS, JAPANESE SERIES)

By: Soseki, Natsume; Translated By Alan Turney

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, Henry Regnery Co.: 1967

Seller ID: H5510

Condition: Very Good


184p. Bottom edge of cover has a dark stain, cover corners bumped, jacket rubbed with chips to corners and top and bottom of spine. Jacket design by Herb Slobin. (8-1/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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CHINQUAPIN, SPRING 1980, VOL. 1, NO. 1

By: Spafford, Roz & Charles Atkinson; Advisory Editors

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Santa Cruz, California, University of California, Santa Cruz: 1980

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: MG1201

Condition: Very Good


75p. Signed by Atkinson on inside front cover. Cover corners lightly worn with folds scraped. Includes works by Byron Belitsos, Carmen Germain, John Kidd, Charles Putris, and Thom Zajac. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

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Charles Peguy (Twayne's World Authors Series, TWAS 467, France)

By: St. Aubyn, Frederic Chase

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Twayne Publishers: 1977

Edition: First

Seller ID: H8363

ISBN: 080576304X

Condition: Good+


175p. 1st printing. Usual library markings. Includes selected bibliography. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") Ex-Library. View more info

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STENDHAL'S THE RED AND THE BLACK

By: Stendhal; Edited by W. Somerset Maugham & in a New Translation by Joan Charles

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John C. Winston Co.: 1949

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12607

Condition: Very good


xxiv, 328p. Book plates on front pastedown, endpapers lightly toned, jacket has creased tears and chips to edges and spine sunned. B&w illustrations. (8-5/8"x5-3/4") View more info

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SCHWOWISCHES VOLKSBUCH: PROSA UND STÜCKE IN BANATER SCHWÄBISCHER MUNDART

By: Streit, Karl & Josef Zirenner; Selected by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Timisoara, Romania, Neuer Weg in Cooperation with Neuen Banater Zeitung: [1970]

Seller ID: P7177

Condition: Good +


[312p.] Pages toned, cover corners worn and bottom back corner creased. Collection of stories written in the Banat Swabian dialect. Copies located in four institutions (OCLC, 3/19) (8"x5-3/4") View more info

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DOCTOR GLAS

By: Söderberg, Hjalmar; Translated by Paul Britten Austin

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Boston, Atlantic Monthly; Little, Brown & Co.: 1963

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12179

Condition: Very good


150p. Fade spots to front cover corners, rubbed jacket has worn corners. Jacket design by Milton Glaser. (8-1/4"x5-3/8") View more info

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THIS KIND OF WOMAN: TEN STORIES BY JAPANESE WOMEN WRITERS, 1960-1976

By: Tanaka, Yukiko & Elizabeth Hanson; Edited by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Stanford, California, Stanford University Press: 1982

Seller ID: H12471

ISBN: 0804711305

Condition: Very good


[xxviii], 287p. 1983 printing. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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THE MAKING OF THE CLOISTER AND THE HEARTH

By: Turner, Albert Morton

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1938

Edition: First

Seller ID: H10290

Condition: Very Good


[x], 230p. Top edge of cover sunned, jacket rubbed with back soiled and chips and tears to edges. Includes bibliography. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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CLIMBING THE RIGI - RIGI-BESTEIGUNG

By: Twain, Mark

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Langnau, Switzerland, Dorfpresse: 1981

Seller ID: H12477

ISBN: 3905480019

Condition: Very good


[46p.] Cover corners lightly worn. Text in English and German. B&w illustrations with map pasted to back pastedown. (8-3/8"x4-7/8") View more info

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MARK TWAIN & THE THREE R'S: RACE, RELIGION, REVOLUTION AND RELATED MATTERS

By: Twain, Mark; Edited & With Introduction by Maxwell Geismar

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill: 1973

Seller ID: H11774

ISBN: 0672517051

Condition: Very good


xxvi, 260p. Fade spots on top page edges, price clipped jacket is sunned with small chips and tears to edges. "Twain's...views on America's political and social environment." Jacket design by Joseph de Gaudio. (9-1/4"x6-3/8") View more info

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THE NOTORIOUS JUMPING FROG & OTHER STORIES

By: Twain, Mark; Selected & Introduced By

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, Heritage Press: 1970

Seller ID: G1905

Condition: Very Good+


[xvi], 198p. Cover spine lightly sunned. Slip case. The Heritage Club Sandglass laid in. B&w wood engravings. (11-1/4"x6-3/4") View more info

THE DOMAIN OF THAI LITERATURE

By: Umavijani, Montri; Preface by Marjorie Smith

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Bangkok, Prachandra Printing Press: 1978

Seller ID: P7051

Condition: Very good


34p. A series of papers included in American Studies seminars organized by the Bangkok office of the United States Information Service developed to show "cross-cultural understanding." Cover sunned. (8-1/4"x5-7/8") View more info

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THE TRINITY REVIEW: A JOURNAL OF ART AND LITERATURE, VOL. CII, NO. 2, SPRING 1989

By: Various

Price: $19.00

Publisher: [Toronto], Trinity College: 1989

Seller ID: MG1489

Condition: Very good


56p. Cover edges scraped. Includes poetry and prose by: Chris D'Iorio, Michael W. Holmes, Tassie Cameron, Lise Fournier, and Stephen Pender. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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THE PLANT, THE WELL, THE ANGEL: A TRILOGY

By: Vassilikos, Vassilis; Translated from the Greek by Edmund & Mary Keeley

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1964

Edition: First

Seller ID: H9278

Condition: Very Good


[viii], [274p.] Top edges of cover sunned, jacket edges have small chips and tears to edges. Jacket design by Warren Chappell. (8-1/2"x6") View more info

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LITTLE NOVELS OF SICILY

By: Verga, Giovanni; Translated by D.H. Lawrence

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 1953

Seller ID: H12851

Condition: Good +


226p. Top page edges and endpapers have brown spots, cover corers bumped, jacket rubbed with chips to edges. Collection of twelve short stories, first published in 1883, reflecting Verga's childhood in 19th century Sicily. Jacket design by Roy Kuhlman. (8-1/4"x5-5/8") View more info

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THE HOUSE BY THE MEDLAR-TREE (MASTER-TALES)

By: Verga, Giovanni; Translated by Mary A. Craig with Introduction by W.D. Howells

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1890

Seller ID: H13080

Condition: Good +


[xiii], 300p. Endpapers toned, spine sunned with tear to cloth and corners lightly worn. Novel of 19th century Sicilian life by the Italian realist author. Red cloth. (7"x4-5/8") View more info

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THE UNINTENTIONAL CHARM OF MEN

By: Warner, Frances Lester

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1928

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12789

Condition: Good +


[201p.] A few pages, uncut with table of contents fore edge torn, bookstore label on front endpaper, endpapers toned, cover spine sunned. Collection of essays, "written in an 'unintentionally charming' style," on men "in various aspects as fishermen, writers, gardeners, and just plain men." B&w unintentional drawings. (7-1/2"x4-5/8") View more info

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CERTAIN PEOPLE

By: Wharton, Edith

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Co.: 1930

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12563

Condition: Good +


[iv], 232p. A few pages carelessly opened, bookstore label on back pastedown, endpapers toned, top of spine torn and white spots and scrape on back. Collection of short stories. (8"x5-1/2") View more info

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Randolph Stow (Twayne's World Authors Series, TWAS 472, Australia)

By: Willbanks, Ray

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Twayne Publishers: 1978

Edition: First

Seller ID: H8344

ISBN: 0805763139

Condition: Good+


157p. 1st printing. Usual library markings. Includes selected bibliography. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") Ex-Library. View more info