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Maurice: A Novel

By: E. M. Forster

Price: $6.50

Publisher: W. W. Norton: April 1993

Seller ID: 16992

ISBN: 0393310329

Condition: Used - Good


Set in the elegant Edwardian world of Cambridge undergraduate life, this story by a master novelist introduces us to Maurice Hall when he is fourteen. We follow him through public school and Cambridge, and on into his father's firm, Hill and Hall, Stock Brokers. In a highly structured society, Maurice is a conventional young man in almost every way, "stepping into the niche that England had prepared for him": except that his is homosexual. Written during 1913 and 1914, i... View more info

Howards End

By: E. M. Forster

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Vintage: January 1959

Seller ID: 89195

ISBN: B00190M9JU

Condition: Used - Good


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A Passage To India

By: E. M. Forster

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Harvest/Harcourt,brace,jovan: January 1952

Seller ID: 124382

ISBN: B008NP1V1Q

Condition: Used - Good


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Tales of E. T. A. Hoffmann

By: E. T. A. Hoffmann

Price: $9.00

Publisher: The University Of Chicago Press: May 1972

Seller ID: 78808

ISBN: 0226347893

Condition: Used - Good


Ranging from macabre fantasies to fairy tales and tales of crime, these stories from the author of "The Nutcracker" create a rich fictional world. Hoffman paints a complex vision of humanity, where people struggle to establish identities in a hostile, absurd world. "The editors have made an excellent selection, and the result is a book of great distinction."--Denis Donoghue, "New York Review of Books" "The translators have proved fully equal to all the challenges... View more info

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A Room with a View (Classic)

By: E.M. Forster

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Bantam Classics: July 1993

Seller ID: 57013

ISBN: 0553213237

Condition: Used - Good


This Edwardian social comedy explores love and prim propriety among an eccentric cast of characters assembled in an Italian "pensione" and in a corner of Surrey, England. A charming young Englishwoman, Lucy Honeychurch, faints into the arms of a fellow Britisher when she witnesses a murder in a Florentine piazza. Attracted to this man, George Emerson--who is entirely unsuitable and whose father just may be a Socialist--Lucy is soon at war with the snobbery of her cla... View more info

Leaves of Grass, Modern Library Giant Edition

By: Ed Hershel Parker Walt And Emily DickinsonWhitman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Modern Library, New York NY, 1950.: January 1950

Seller ID: 123527

ISBN: B00H5IESB2

Condition: Used - Good


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The Greek way,

By: Edith Hamilton

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Time Inc: January 1963

Seller ID: 84833

ISBN: B0007DE15A

Condition: Used - Good


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Age of Innocence (Movie Tie-in)

By: Edith Wharton

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Scribner: September 1993

Seller ID: 26786

ISBN: 002026478X

Condition: Used - Good


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Ethan Frome and Other Short Fiction (Bantam Classic)

By: Edith Wharton

Price: $5.35

Publisher: Bantam Classics: July 1994

Seller ID: 90826

ISBN: 0553212559

Condition: New


On a bleak New England farm, a taciturn young man has resigned himself to a life of grim endurance. Bound by circumstance to a woman he cannot love, Ethan Frome is haunted by a past of lost possibilities until his wife's orphaned cousin, Mattie Silver, arrives and he is tempted to make one final, desperate effort to escape his fate. In language that is spare, passionate, and enduring, Edith Wharton tells this unforgettable story of two tragic lovers overwhelmed by the un... View more info

Summer

By: Edith Wharton

Price: $3.25

Publisher: Harpercollins: February 1980

Seller ID: 104676

ISBN: 0060805072

Condition: Used - Good


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Ethan Frome

By: Edith Wharton

Price: $3.50

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform: May 2014

Seller ID: 106523

ISBN: 1499618859

Condition: Used - Good


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The Age of Innocence (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics)

By: Edith Wharton

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: March 1996

Seller ID: 107069

ISBN: 014018970X

Condition: Used - Good


The return of the beautiful Countess Olenska into the rigidly conventional society of New York sends reverberations throughout the upper reaches of society. Newland Archer, an eligible young man of the establishment is about to announce his engagement to May Welland, a pretty ingenue, when May's cousin, Countess Olenska, is introduced into their circle. The Countess brings with her an aura of European sophistication and a hint of scandal, having left her husband an... View more info

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The House of Mirth (Signet Classics)

By: Edith Wharton

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Signet Classics: February 2000

Seller ID: 100319

ISBN: 0451527569

Condition: Used - Good


A literary sensation when it was published by Scribners in 1905, The House of Mirth quickly established Edith Wharton as the most important American woman of letters in the twentieth century. The first American novel to provide a devastatingly accurate portrait of New York's aristocracy, it is the story of the beautiful and beguiling Lily Bart and her ill-fated attempt to rise to the heights of a heartless society in which, ultimately, she has no part. View more info

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Ethan Frome & Selected Stories (Barnes & Noble Classics)

By: Edith Wharton

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Classics: February 2004

Seller ID: 84256

ISBN: 1593080905

Condition: Used - Good


"Ethan Frome and Selected Stories," by Edith Wharton, 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 his... View more info

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The Custom of the Country (Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin)

By: Edith Wharton

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: January 1990

Seller ID: 121764

ISBN: 0140181903

Condition: Used - Good


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The House of Mirth (Twentieth-Century Classics)

By: Edith Wharton

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Penguin Classics: May 1993

Seller ID: 86103

ISBN: 0140187294

Condition: Used - Good


"Uniquely authentic among American novels of manners." --Louis Auchincloss The House of Mirth is the novel that first established the literary reputation of Pulitzer Prize-winner Edith Wharton. In it, she honed her devastating acerbic style, created one of her most memorable heroines in Lily Bart, and discovered her defining theme: the vulgarity, greed, human frailty, and false social values that form the true foundation of New York society. View more info

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The House of Mirth

By: Edith Wharton

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Virago UK: January 2006

Seller ID: 96782

ISBN: 1844082938

Condition: Used - Good


First published in 1905, "The House of Mirth" shocked the New York society it so deftly chronicles, portraying the moral, social, and economic restraints on a woman who dared to claim the privileges of marriage without assuming the responsibilities. Lily Bart, beautiful, witty, and sophisticated, is accepted by "old money" and courted by the growing tribe of nouveaux riches. But as she nears 30, her foothold becomes precarious; a poor girl with expensive tastes, she need... View more info

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The House of Mirth (Vintage Classics)

By: Edith Wharton

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Vintage: June 2012

Seller ID: 127101

ISBN: 0307949524

Condition: Used - Good


Set among the glittering salons of Gilded Age New York, Edith Wharton's most popular novel is a moving indictment of a society whose soul-crushing limitations destroy a woman too spirited to be contained by them. The beautiful, much-desired Lily Bart has been raised to be one of the perfect wives of the wealthy upper class, but her drive and her spark of independent character prevent her from conforming sucessfully. Her desire for a comfortable life means that she... View more info

Sinbad The Sailor & Other Stories

By: Edmund Dulac

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Gramercy: December 1988

Seller ID: 118907

ISBN: 0517251132

Condition: Used - Good


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The Recollections of the Last Days of Shelley and Byron

By: Edward Trelawney

Price: $6.05

Publisher: Carroll & Graf: July 2000

Seller ID: 49249

ISBN: 0786707364

Condition: Used - Good


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