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Death Comes for the Archbishop (Modern Library)

By: Willa Cather

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Modern Library: March 1993

Edition: 19

Seller ID: 123738

ISBN: 0679600507

Condition: Used - Good


(Book Jacket Status: Jacketed) Introduction by A. S. Byatt Willa Cather's story of the missionary priest Father Jean Marie Latour and his work of faith in the wilderness of the Southwest is told with a spare but sensuous directness and profound artistry. When Latour arrives in 1851 in the territory of New Mexico, newly acquired by the United States, what he finds is a vast desert region of red hills and tortured arroyos that is American by law but Mexican and Ind... View more info

My Antonia

By: Willa Sibert Cather

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin (P): June 1954

Seller ID: 68497

ISBN: 0395083567

Condition: Used - Good


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Petronius The Satyricon

By: William Arrowsmith

Price: $2.00

Publisher: mentor: January 1959

Seller ID: 114583

ISBN: B000KHL228

Condition: Used - Good


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Virgil's Works The Aeneid, Eclogues, and Georgics

By: William C. Virgil (Vergilius) and McDermott

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Modern Library College Edition: January 1950

Seller ID: 27702

ISBN: B000GWE87I

Condition: Used - Good


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Go Down, Moses

By: William Faulkner

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Modern Library: January 1955

Seller ID: 26440

ISBN: B001M0A92Q

Condition: Used - Good


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The Sound and the Fury: The Corrected Text

By: William Faulkner

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Vintage: October 1990

Seller ID: 105491

ISBN: 0679732241

Condition: Used - Good


"I give you the mausoleum of all hope and desire. . . . I give it to you not that you may remember time, but that you might forget it now and then for a moment and not spend all of your breath trying to conquer it. Because no battle is ever won he said. They are not even fought. The field only reveals to man his own folly and despair, and victory is an illusion of philosophers and fools." --from "The Sound and the Fury" "The Sound and the Fury" is the tragedy of t... View more info

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Absalom, Absalom! The Corrected Text

By: William Faulkner

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vintage: November 1990

Seller ID: 120549

ISBN: 0679732187

Condition: Used - Good


"Read, read, read. Read everything--trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the master. Read You'll absorb it. Then write. If it is good, you'll find out. If it's not, throw it out the window." --William Faulkner "Absalom, Absalom " is Faulkner's epic tale of Thomas Sutpen, an enigmatic stranger who comes to Jefferson, Mississippi, in the early 1830s to wrest his mansion out of the muddy ... View more info

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Lord of the Flies

By: William Golding, E. L. Epstein

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Perigee Trade: June 1959

Seller ID: 88526

ISBN: 0399501487

Condition: New


Before "The Hunger Games" there was "Lord of the Flies" Lord of the Flies remains as provocative today as when it was first published in 1954, igniting passionate debate with its startling, brutal portrait of human nature. Though critically acclaimed, it was largely ignored upon its initial publication. Yet soon it became a cult favorite among both students and literary critics who compared it to J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye in its influence on modern t... View more info

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Lord of the Flies

By: William Golding, E. L. Epstein

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Perigee Trade: June 1959

Seller ID: 86129

ISBN: 0399501487

Condition: Used - Acceptable


Before "The Hunger Games" there was "Lord of the Flies" Lord of the Flies remains as provocative today as when it was first published in 1954, igniting passionate debate with its startling, brutal portrait of human nature. Though critically acclaimed, it was largely ignored upon its initial publication. Yet soon it became a cult favorite among both students and literary critics who compared it to J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye in its influence on modern t... View more info

Saint/Oedipus : Psychocritical Approaches to Flaubert's Art

By: William J. Berg, George Moskos, Michel Grimaud

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Cornell University Press: July 1982

Seller ID: 121327

ISBN: 0801413834

Condition: Used - Good


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Henry Esmond

By: WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY

Price: $3.50

Publisher: A BANTAM BOOK: January 1961

Seller ID: 42048

ISBN: B001IN9I56

Condition: Used - Good


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Vanity Fair

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: July 2004

Seller ID: 97881

ISBN: 0143034448

Condition: Used - Acceptable


No one is better equipped in the struggle for wealth and worldly success than the alluring and ruthless Becky Sharp, who defies her impoverished background to clamber up the social ladder. Her sentimental companion Amelia, however, longs for caddish soldier George. As the two heroines make their way through the tawdry glamour of English society in the early 1800s, battles-military and domestic-are fought, fortunes made and lost. The one steadfast and honorable figure in ... View more info

Vanity Fair (Riverside editions)

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin College Div: June 1972

Seller ID: 103649

ISBN: 0395051614

Condition: Used - Good


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Vanity Fair

By: WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY, NICHOLAS DAMES

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Sterling Pub Co Inc: January 2004

Seller ID: 116265

ISBN: 1593080719

Condition: Used - Good


"Vanity Fair," by William Makepeace Thackeray, is part of the "Barnes & Noble Classics"" "series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras. Here are some of the remarkable features of "Barnes & Noble Classics": All editions are beautifully designed and are printed to superior specifications; some include illustrations of historical... View more info

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The Human Comedy

By: William Saroyan

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Laurel: January 1989

Seller ID: 29344

ISBN: 0440339332

Condition: Used - Good


The place is Ithaca, in California's San Joaquin Valley. The time is World War II. The family is the Macauley's--a mother, sister, and three brothers whose struggles and dreams reflect those of America's second-generation immigrants...In particular, fourteen-year-old Homer, determined to become one of the fastest telegraph messengers in the West, finds himself caught between reality and illusion as delivering his messages of wartime death, love, and money brings him face... View more info

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Romeo and Juliet (Folger Shakespeare Library)

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: August 2011

Seller ID: 86117

ISBN: 1451621701

Condition: New


FOLGER Shakespeare Library: the world's leading center for Shakespeare studies. Each edition includes: - Freshly edited text based on the best early printed version of the play- Full explanatory notes conveniently placed on pages facing the text of the play- Scene-by-scene plot summaries- A key to famous lines and phrases- An introduction to reading Shakespeare's language- An essay by a leading Shakespeare scholar providing a modern persp... View more info

King Lear (Shakespeare, Signet Classic)

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Signet Classics: May 1963

Seller ID: 124321

ISBN: 0451522826

Condition: Used - Good


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Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness (Vintage)

By: William Styron

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Vintage: January 1992

Seller ID: 121725

ISBN: 0679736395

Condition: Used - Good


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The Gift of the Magi and Other Short Stories

By: William Sydney Porter

Price: $1.50

Publisher: Dover Publications: February 1992

Seller ID: 116915

ISBN: 0486270610

Condition: Used - Good


Sixteen captivating stories by one of America's most popular storytellers. Included are such classics as "The Gift of the Magi," "The Last Leaf," "The Ransom of Red Chief," "The Voice of the City," and "The Cop and the Anthem." Publisher's Note. A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative. View more info

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Parzival: A Romance of the Middle Ages (Vintage Classics)

By: Wolfram Von Eschenbach

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Vintage Books, A Division of Random House: June 1961

Seller ID: 83832

ISBN: 0394701887

Condition: Used - Acceptable


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