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THE YEAR OF READING PROUST

By: Rose, Phyllis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01098

ISBN: 0684839849

Condition: F/NF, bottom of spine bumped


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ENGLAND AND ITS AESTHETES: BIOGRAPHY AND TASTE

By: Ruskin, John; Pater, Walter; Stokes, Adrian; with commentary by Carrier, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, G+B Arts International: 1998

Seller ID: 03601

ISBN: 905701291X

Condition: Near Fine in wrappers; french flaps; red star on bottom of text block


Part of the Critical Voices in Art, Theory and Culture series View more info

DEAR SARAH BERNHARDT

By: Sagan, Francoise

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 00631

ISBN: 0805008454

Condition: NF/NF, slight soiling of edges, rubbing to jacket


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PERSONS AND PLACES

By: Santayana, George

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scibner's Sons: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00473

Condition: VG/none, corners and top and bottom of spine bumped, small spot on back board, skull and snake bookplate on front pastedown


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PRINCESS SULTANA'S CIRLCLE

By: Sasson, Jean

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Woodstock NY, Windsor-Brooke: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02171

ISBN: 0967673712

Condition: Near Fine in dust jacket, top of spine bumped, small hole in dust jacket at spine, sticker on dust jacket, `Autographed Copy by Jean Sasson'


The third in Sasson's trilogy of Saudi princess Sultana, this promotional copy is signed, `To ..., All Best, Jean Sasson,' with promotional materials laid in View more info

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JESUS LAND: A MEMOIR

By: Scheeres, Julia

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Counterpoint: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02945

ISBN: 1-58243-338-0

Condition: Fine in dust jacket


Looking for enlightenment about those enlightened fundamentalist Xians? Here’s Scheeres’ story which includes an abusive Jesus Camp View more info

STAR TREK MEMORIES

By: Shatner, William with Kreski, Chris

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00669

ISBN: 0060177349

Condition: VG/NF, gift message written on ffep, edges soiled


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44: DUBLIN MADE ME

By: Sheridan, Peter

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: [1999]

Edition: Advance Uncorrected Proofs

Seller ID: 90194

ISBN: 0-670-88514-2

Condition: Near Fine in wrappers; corners worn


Coming of age in the 1960s in Dublin; this advance copy by the famous theatre director documents a time gone by View more info

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TRAVELING ON THE EDGE: JOURNEYS IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF GRAHAM GREENE

By: Smith, Julia Llewellyn

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: [2001]

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 02705

ISBN: 0-312-28292-3

Condition: Fine in dust jacket


What a great idea for a book and what fun to do. The author travels where Graham Greene did and gives her observations on the places, the man, and his books; this book is a damn good excuse to reread all that great Greene View more info

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LORCA: A DREAM OF LIFE

By: Stainton, Leslie

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 03461

ISBN: 0-7475-4128-0

Condition: Very Good in rubbed and edgeworn dust jacket; a few spot on edges of text block.


A centenary look at the great Spanish poet and playwright; includes 24 pages of photos, bibliography, chapter notes and an index. View more info

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THE JOURNEY TO STELLA: A.D. 1710-1713

By: Swift, Jonathan

Price: $9.99

Publisher: London, G. Bell and Sons: 1924

Seller ID: 04299

Condition: Very Good in red cloth; spine faded; text clean and unmarked; a very few pages with bent bottom corners.


Part of Bohn's Popular Library; Dean Swift's correspondence with his friend, Esther Johnson, whom he called Stella and whom he may have secretly married. View more info

ONCE AROUND THE BASES: BITTERSWEET MEMORIES OF ONLY ONE GAME IN THE MAJORS

By: Tellis, Richard

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Chicago, Triumph Books: [1998]

Seller ID: 03400

ISBN: 1-57243-277-2

Condition: Near Fine in rubbed dust jacket; a bit dusty


Nice gift for a baseball fan; profiles of 40 men who made it to the Major Leagues for only one game. View more info

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INDIA'S WALKING SAINT: THE STORY OF VINOBA BHAVE

By: Tennyson, Hallam

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Garden City NY, Doubleday: 1955

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 03806

Condition: Very Good in dirty, edgeworn, price-clipped dust jacket; text is clean and unmarked.


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SECRETS OF THE FLESH: A LIFE OF COLETTE

By: Thurman, Judith

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2000

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 02190

ISBN: 039458872X

Condition: Fine in dust jacket


Well-done bio of the French libertine View more info

JUST FOR FUN:THE STORY OF AN ACCIDENTAL REVOLUTIONARY

By: Torvalds, Linus and Diamond, David

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02035

ISBN: 0066620724

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket, 1/2 inch closed tear at top of dust jacket spine surrounded by a few wrinkles


The story of the creator of LINUX, an open-source operating system View more info

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DEVIL IN THE DETAILS: SCENES FROM AN OBSESSIVE GIRLHOOD

By: Traig, Jennifer

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, Little, Brown and Company: [2004]

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 02862

ISBN: 0-316-15877-1

Condition: Fine in dust jacket


A coming-of-age memoir with plenty of Jewish angst; signed by the author on the title page View more info

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HANDED DOWN: THE ARTISAN TRADITION

By: Traisman, Barbara

Price: $8.99

Publisher: San Francisco, Carolyn Bean Publishing: 1980

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 04148

ISBN: 0916860078

Condition: Very Good in wrappers


25 portraits of the old artisans, from cooper to bookbinder to lacemaker to stonecutter and more. View more info

HERMIT OF PEKING: THE HIDDEN LIFE OF SIR EDMOND BACKHOUSE

By: Trevor-Roper, Hugh

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1977

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 01657

ISBN: 0394411048

Condition: VG/G, bottom of spine bumped, 1/4 inch spot on half-title page, price-clipped dust jacket is edgeworn, chipped and wrinkled with glue residue on rear panel


On the verso of the half-title page are chinese characters View more info

ANGELHEADED HIPSTER: A LIFE OF JACK KEROUAC

By: Turner, Steve

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Penguin: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02311

ISBN: 0670870382

Condition: Fine in dustjacket


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FAMOUS FOR 15 MINUTES: MY YEARS WITH ANDY WARHOL

By: Ultra Violet

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00491

ISBN: 0151302014

Condition: NF/F, top edge dirty


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