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ALDEN CYCLOPEDIA UNIVERSAL LITERATURE V1

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: JOHN B ALDEN - NEW YORK:

Seller ID: IM449140


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Once upon a Time...Celebrating the Magic of Child

By: AIDAN CHAMBERS

Price: $5.00

Publisher: G.P. PUTNAM & SON'S:

Seller ID: IM474918


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READING PROMISE : MY FATHER AND THE B

By: ALICE OZMA

Price: $7.50

Publisher: WARNER BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM150099


When Alice Ozma was in 4th grade, she and her father decided to see if he could read aloud to her for 100 consecutive nights. On the hundreth night, they shared pancakes to celebrate, but it soon became evident that neither wanted to let go of their storytelling ritual. So they decided to continue what they called "The Streak." Alice's father read aloud to her every night without fail until the day she left for college. Alice approaches her book as a series of vigne... View more info

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HOW READING CHANGED MY LIFE

By: ANNA QUINDLEN

Price: $4.50

Publisher: BALLANTINE/FAWCETT:

Seller ID: IM90736


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SPEAK FICTION AND POETRY : BOMB MAGAZINE

By: BETSY ED SUSSLER

Price: $15.00

Publisher: GORDON & BREACH PUBLISHERS:

Seller ID: IM467220


For 16 years the artists- and writers-edited magazine BOMB has been producing legendary interviews between writers. Cited for their intimacy, the interviews on poetry and fiction have become historical documents: iconoclastic, humourous, and often profound. A sampling of subjects: James Merrill, John Edgar Wideman, Russell Banks, Michael Ondaatje, Jeanette Winterson, Francine Prose, Tobias Wolff, Graham Swift, Ariel Dorfman, Peter Carey, Lucy Brock-Broido; a few of their... View more info

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GROWING UP WITH DICK AND JANE : LEARNING

By: CAROLE KISMARIC

Price: $10.00

Publisher: COLLINS PUBLICATIONS:

Seller ID: IM332


They're back Growing Up with Dick and Jane reunites us with two old friends, Dick and Jane, who, for forty years, taught so many of us to read. Here's the all American brother and sister team. Look It's Dick, in his striped polo shirts and shorts, always ready for an adventure. Look Look It's Jane, in her pretty dresses, eager to have fun and learn about life. There's silly, mischievous Baby Sally, and Spot, America's favorite spaniel. Growing Up with Dick and J... View more info

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CHIP KIDD : BOOK ONE WORK 1986-2006

By: CHIP KIDD

Price: $12.00

Publisher: RIZZOLI:

Seller ID: IM293668


Described as "the closest thing to a rock star" in graphic design today (USA Today), Chip Kidd is universally recognized as an American master of contemporary book design. At the forefront of a revolution in publishing, Kidd's iconic covers, with their inventive marriage of type and found images, have influenced an entire generation of design practitioners in many fields.Chip Kidd: Book One collects all of his book covers and designs for the first time, as well as hundre... View more info

HEAVY WORDS LIGHTLY THROWN : THE REASON

By: CHRIS ROBERTS

Price: $6.00

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM386991


Was Little Jack Horner a squatter? ?Baa Baa Black Sheep? a bleat about taxation? What did Jack and Jill do on that hill? Who was Mary? And why was she contrary? This witty and ingenious book delves into the hidden meanings of forty of the most innocuous- sounding nursery rhymes, uncovering a seething subtext of sexual innuendo, religious hatred, and political subversion. "Heavy Words Lightly Thrown" provides a fascinating history lesson, teases out some alarming Freu... View more info

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WHOLE FIVE FEET : WHAT THE GREAT BOOKS T

By: CHRISTOPHER BEHA

Price: $13.30

Publisher: Z-AVAILABLE:

Seller ID: IM264723


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AFTERWORD : CONJURING THE LITERARY DEAD

By: DALE (ED) SALWAK

Price: $10.00

Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF IOWA:

Seller ID: IM382574


If you could meet one deceased literary figure, who would that be? What would you ask? What would you say, and why? In "AfterWord: Conjuring the Literary Dead," eighteen distinguished authors respond to this challenge by creating imagined conversations with a constellation of British and American authors, from Samuel Johnson to Jane Austen to Samuel Beckett to Edith Wharton. Each chapter embarks on an intellectual, emotional, and often humorous voyage as the layers of... View more info

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SECRETS OF THE WIDOW'S SON : THE REAL HI

By: DAVID A. SHUGARTS

Price: $6.50

Seller ID: IM338917


"Secrets of the Widow's Son" is an unprecedented publishing event: a book about a book that has yet to be published. As the world waits breathlessly for Dan Brown to publish his sequel to "The Da Vinci Code," this new book, "Secrets of the Widow's Son," prepares international audiences for what they will experience in Brown's forthcoming book. Instead of asking what is fact and what is fiction after reading Brown's next book (as so many readers did with "The Da Vinci Cod... View more info

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Writers In Paris

By: DAVID BURKE

Price: $16.25

Publisher: COUNTERPOINT:

Seller ID: IM472872


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SEA OF WORDS

By: DEAN KING

Price: $7.00

Publisher: HENRY HOLT:

Seller ID: IM482874


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OXFORD ILLUSTRATED LITERARY GUIDE TO GREAT BRITAIN

By: DOROTHY (ED) EAGLE

Price: $14.00

Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: IM55723


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First Editions

By: Edward N. (EDT) Zempel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: SPOON RIVER PRESS:

Edition: 3

Seller ID: IM473208


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BOOK GROUP BOOK

By: ELLEN SLEZAC

Price: $6.00

Publisher: INDEPENDENT PUBLISHERS GROUP:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: IM356975


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BOOK GROUP BOOK : A THOUGHTFUL GUIDE TO

By: ELLEN SLEZAK

Price: $6.00

Publisher: INDEPENDENT PUBLISHERS GROUP:

Seller ID: IM356962


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VIENNA GENESIS

By: EMMY WELLESZ

Price: $10.00

Publisher: FABER & FABER INC.:

Seller ID: IM440710


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READER'S CATALOG

By: GEOFFREY O'BRIEN

Price: $9.00

Publisher: ZZZAVAILABLE:

Seller ID: IM316579


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BOOK FINDS

By: IAN C. ELLIS

Price: $6.50

Publisher: PUTNAM PUBLISHING GROUP@:

Seller ID: IM130417


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