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A Little Original Sin Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780520211933
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Published: University of California Press - April 1998

 

 


Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780316252652
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Published: Mulholland Books - May 26th, 2015

 

 

 


The Big Con: The Story of the Confidence Man Cover Image
By David Maurer, Luc Sante (Introduction by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780385495387
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Published: Anchor Books - July 19th, 1999

Sweet Maria's Italian Cookie Tray: A Cookbook Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780312156701
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - July 15th, 1997

Three Men in a Boat and Three Men on the Bummel Cover Image
$11.95
ISBN: 9780199537976
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - August 2009

The Counterfeiters Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780394718422
Availability: Special Order
Published: Vintage - June 12th, 1973

Doctor Stories: Compiled by Robert Coles Cover Image
By William Carlos Williams, Robert Coles (Compiled by), William Eric Williams (Afterword by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9780811209267
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Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - September 28th, 1984

The Complete Patrick Melrose Novels: Never Mind, Bad News, Some Hope, Mother's Milk, and at Last Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250069603
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Published: Picador USA - May 5th, 2015

Ring Lardner: Stories & Other Writings Cover Image
By Ring Lardner, Ian Frazier (Editor)
$35.00
ISBN: 9781598532531
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Published: Library of America - August 29th, 2013

The Drowned World Cover Image
By J. G. Ballard, Martin Amis (Introduction by)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780871403629
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - May 20th, 2013

Life & Times of Michael K Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780140074482
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Published: Penguin Books - January 8th, 1985

The Purple Cloud Cover Image
By M. P. Shiel, John Sutherland (Introduction by), John Sutherland (Notes by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780141196428
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Published: Penguin Books - November 27th, 2012

The Basketball Diaries: The Classic about Growing Up Hip on New York's Mean Streets Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780140100181
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Published: Penguin Books - July 7th, 1987

Great Granny Webster Cover Image
By Caroline Blackwood, Honor Moore (Introduction by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781590170076
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Published: New York Review of Books - June 30th, 2002

Oh, how I love this book. It's a very mean, very funny look at an eccentric family told by a young girl who is forced to live with her miserly great grandmother. It has one of the best anti-sentimental endings ever. Absolutely highest recommendation.

 

 


Melmoth the Wanderer Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780140447613
Availability: Special Order
Published: Penguin Books - February 2001

 

 


The Queen Must Die: And Other Affairs of Bees and Men Cover Image
By William Longgood, Pam Johnson (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780393305289
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 1988

Firbank: Five Novels Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9780811207997
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Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - May 17th, 1981

 

 


Essays Cover Image
By George Orwell, John Carey (Introduction by), John Carey (Selected by)
$40.00
ISBN: 9780375415036
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Published: Everyman's Library - October 15th, 2002

Voyage in the Dark Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780393311464
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 17th, 1994

Foundation, Foundation and Empire, Second Foundation Cover Image
By Isaac Asimov, Michael Dirda (Introduction by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9780307593962
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Published: Everyman's Library - November 2nd, 2010