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Sons on Fathers: A Book of Men's Writing

By: Keyes, Ralph

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harpercollins: July 1992

Seller ID: 18474


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The Great American Bologna Festival and other student essays

By: Sladky

Price: $5.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: January 1994

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 26020


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Visions Across the Americas: Short Essays for Composition

By: Warner

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace College Publishers: January 1995

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 29763


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A Day at a Time: The Diary Literature of American Women Writers from 1764 to the Present

By: Culley, Margo

Price: $7.50

Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY: January 1993

Seller ID: 29773


This portrait of American women--young and old from varying ethnic backgrounds--from the earliest days of the nation to the present, reveals the remarkable strengths and resources of "ordinary" women in their own words. "This historical volume becomes as moving and engrossing as almost any novel."--"People""A valuable reference work."--"New York Times Book Review" View more info

The Picture Dancing on a Screen: Poetry of the Cinema

By: Slide, Anthony

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Vestal Press: April 1988

Seller ID: 35469


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New Black Voices: An Anthology of Contemporary Afro-American Literature (Mentor Series)

By: Chapman, Abraham

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Signet: March 1972

Seller ID: 48900


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African Roar: An Eclectic Anthology of African Authors

By: Sigauke, Emmanuel

Price: $49.99

Publisher: StoryTime: June 2010

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 49750


No creasing, no scuffing, no water damage. Dedication to 'Dolores Cury thank you for your knowledge' dated 4/28/12 View more info

Image for Nixon Under the Bodhi Tree and Other Works of Buddhist Fiction

Nixon Under the Bodhi Tree and Other Works of Buddhist Fiction

By: Wheeler, Kate

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Wisdom Publications: April 2004

Seller ID: 68169


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Between Friends: Writing Women Celebrate Friendship

By: Pearlman, Mickey

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Mariner Books: June 1994

Seller ID: 77134


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Hunting's Best Short Stories (Sporting's Best Short Stories series)

By: Staudohar, Paul D.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Chicago Review Press: October 2002

Seller ID: 99242


The drama, danger, and energy of the hunt are unsurpassed as inspiration for short-story writers, many of whom have been fine hunters themselves. This collection spans the full range of the 20th century and boasts many prize-winning authors and stories, including Wallace Stegner's "The Blue-Winged Teal," Thomas McGuane's "Sportsmen," and Lawrence Sargent Hall's "The Ledge," as well as Ernest Hemingway's "The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber" and riveting selections b... View more info

Victorian Tales of Mystery and Detection: An Oxford Anthology

By: Cox, Michael

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: October 1992

Seller ID: 109234


The Victorian era saw the first great flowering of the detective story. Edgar Allen Poe, Charles Dickens, Wilkie Collins, Arthur Conan Doyle, J.S. LeFanu, and a host of others pioneered a genre of fiction that remains among the most popular today. Now, in Victorian Tales of Mystery and Detection, Michael Cox provides a sampling of the finest detective stories written from the 1840s to the early twentieth century. Here readers will find a vast array of detectives and ... View more info

Lust: Lascivious Love Stories and Passionate Poems (The Chronicles of Sin)

By: Chronicle Books

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Chronicle Books: August 1994

Seller ID: 110116


All the yearning, the passion, and the wantonness of lust are explored in this broad-ranging anthology of sensual stories, poems, and fables on a perennially hot topic. From Italo Calvino's humorous observations in" The Loves of the Tortoises "and Simone de Beauvoir's bittersweet reflections in" The Prime of Life "to the dark desires of "The Vampire Lestat" and the taboo obsession of "Lolita, Lust" offers an uncensored collection by some of the world's most respected wri... View more info

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San Francisco Stories: Tales of the City

By: Chronicle Books

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Chronicle Books: May 1990

Seller ID: 110009


It falls down. It burns up. It goes Beatnik in the fifties and crazy in the sixties. It stays elegant throughout. Every city has its stories, but San Francisco seems to have more than most. From Jack Kerouac on working on the railroad to Anne Lamott on getting kicked out of the cafe scene, and from Jack London on the 1906 earthquake to Tom Wolfe on the acid tests of the 1960s, "San Francisco Stories" collects the most outstanding writings about the city from some of the ... View more info

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Mirrors Beneath the Earth: Short Fiction by Chicano Writers

By: Gonzalez, Ray

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Curbstone Press: July 1995

Seller ID: 115005


"Mirrors Beneath the Earth "is an historic and unique collection of contemporary Chicano fiction: 31 stories depicting the richly varied experiences of Mexican-Americans in the U.S. Some, like Sandra Cisneros, Rudolfo Anaya, Ana Castillo, are already celebrated writers. The special strength of this anthology is that it introduces others who have never before been published in book form, like Ana Baca, Patricia Blanca, Rafael Jesus Gonzalez, and Natalia Trevino. These wri... View more info

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Travel Writing 1700-1830: An Anthology (Oxford World's Classics)

By: Bohls, Elizabeth A.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: June 2009

Seller ID: 118776


By the end of the eighteenth century, British travelers had fanned out to every corner of the world, driven by widely varying motives: scientific curiosity, commerce, colonization, diplomacy, exploration, and tourism. In letters, journals, and books, travelers wrote first-hand of exotic lands and beautiful scenery, and of encounters with strange peoples and wildlife. This anthology brings together the best writing from authors such as Daniel Defoe, Mary Wollstonecraft, O... View more info

Alfred Hitchcocks Library of Suspense

By: Alfred Hitchcock

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Galahad Books: January 1986

Seller ID: 117534


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Summer

By: Alice Gordon

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Addison Wesley Publishing Company: June 1992

Seller ID: 39207


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Dancing After Hours: Stories

By: Andre Dubus

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Vintage: June 1997

Seller ID: 115417


A New York Times Notable Book of the Year From a genuine hero of the American short story comes a luminous collection that reveals the seams of hurt, courage, and tenderness that run through the bedrock of contemporary American life. In these fourteen stories, Dubus depicts ordinary men and women confronting injury and loneliness, the lack of love and the terror of actually having it. Out of his characters' struggles and small failures--and their unexpected moments o... View more info

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Mostly True Collected Stories & Drawings

By: Brian Andreas

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Storypeople: September 1998

Seller ID: 76624


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