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Studies in Chinese Literary Genres

By: American Council of Learned Societies

Price: $7.59

Publisher: University of California Press: 1974

Seller ID: 097892

ISBN: 0520020375

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Some pencil marking. View more info

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California Design 1910

By: Andersen, Timothy J. ; Eudorah M. Moore; Robert W. Winter

Price: $24.95

Publisher: California Design Pub.: 1974

Seller ID: 144850

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light wear to covers only, with a little edge wear, light scuffing to covers. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 148 pages, full of small and large b&w photos. Chapters include: The Arroyo Culture, Painting, with biographies of more than 50 painters, Literature and Presswork, Education in the Arts & Crafts, Pottery, Metalwork, Arthur and Lucia Mathews, Charles and Henry Greene, George Harris, Irving Gill, Harold Doolittle, Louis Easton, Swedenborgian Church, Mission I... View more info

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Waterless Mountain

By: Armer, Laura Adams

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1953

Seller ID: 141513

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. 212 pages. 6"w x 8 3/4"h. Many b&w illustrations. Waterless Mountain is a novel by Laura Adams Armer that was awarded the Newbery Medal for excellence in American children's literature in 1932. View more info

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Exile and the Kingdom

By: Camus, Albert

Price: $18.95

Publisher: N Y, Alfred A. Knopf: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143506

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Small tears on edge worn dust jacket. 5 1/4"w x 7 5/8"h. 216 pages. First American Edition. Translated by Justin O'Brien. Awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957. View more info

Schiller 1759/1959: Commemorative American Studies (Illinois Studies in Language and Literature: Vol. 46)

By: Frey, John R. (ed.)

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Urbana, Universtiy of Illinois Press: 1959

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 112446

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Slight marking. Some essays in German, some in English. 213 pages. View more info

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The Quiet American

By: Greene, Graham

Price: $8.41

Publisher: London, Reprint Society: 1957

Seller ID: 135579

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 211 pages. Full blue cloth baords with title label pasted on spine. 5"w x 7 1/2"h. View more info

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Empire Abroad and the Empire at Home: African American Literature and the Era of Overseas Expansion, The

By: Gruesser, John Cullen

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Athens, University of Georgia Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 129023

ISBN: 0820344060

Condition: Fine


A new, unread book in excellent condition. 159 pages. African American writers included: James Weldon Johnson, Sutton Griggs, Pauline E. Hopkins, W.E.B. DuBois, and others. View more info

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In Love with Art: Françoise Mouly's Adventures in Comics with Art Spiegelman (Exploded Views)

By: Heer, Jeet

Price: $9.71

Publisher: Coach House Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139915

ISBN: 1552452786

Condition: Fine


Brand new book is in excellent condition in every respect. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Jeet Heer more thoroughly and widely understands comics history and the perplexing binomial life of the cartoonist better than anyone who s not one. As well-versed in literature as he is in comics, he always gets at the peculiar, poetical texture of his subject not only by what he writes, but how he writes it--clearly, mellifluously, and beautifully. Our humble discipline is singularly lucky to... View more info

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The American Crow & Common Raven (W. L. Moody Jr. Natural History Series)

By: Lawrence Kilham

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Texas A & M University Press: 1990

Seller ID: 145157

ISBN: 0890964661

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 255 pages in larger format with b&w illustrations throughout. View more info

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Friend of My Youth

By: Munro, Alice

Price: $300.00

Publisher: N Y, Alfred A. Knopf: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 145566

ISBN: 0394584422

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Tiny bump to corner of back cover. 273 pages. Signed by Alice Munro on title page. Ten stories by the award-winning Canadian author. The recipient of the 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature and the 2009 Man Booker International Prize for her lifetime body of work, Alice Munro is also a three-time winner of Canada's Governor General's Award for fiction. Stated First American Edition. View more info

American Children's Literature and the Construction of Childhood

By: Murray, Gail Schmunk; Twayne Publishers

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, Twayne Pub: 1998

Seller ID: 128483

ISBN: 0805741070

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 276 pages. View more info

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Source Book on Brazing and Brazing Technology: A Comprehensive Collection of Outstanding Articles from the Periodical and Reference Literature

By: Schwartz, Melvin M. (ed.)

Price: $130.95

Publisher: Materials Park, Ohio, U.S.A., American Society for Metals: 1980

Seller ID: 126993

ISBN: 0871700999

Condition: Near Fine


45 contributors make up this large format 428 page book with b&w photos, line drawings, technical illustrations, graphs and charts showing very detailed and often step-by-step procedures in fine detail. Contents include Selected brazing processes (to page 113) Brazing filler metals and alloys (to page 221) Special brazing applications, Brazing metallic and nonmetallic combinations, Properties of brazed joints, Automation. Photos of Table of Contents available. View more info

Celestial Conversations

By: Sugunasiri, Suwanda H. J.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Nalanda College of Buddhist Studies: 2006

Seller ID: 112349

ISBN: 0973808918

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 78 pages. View more info

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Native American Identities: From Stereotype to Archetype in Art and Literature

By: Vickers, Scott B.

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A., Univ of New Mexico Press: 1998

Seller ID: 122327

ISBN: 082631886X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 194 pages. Slight edge wear to cover. View more info