Category: Short stories, Anthologies


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Certain Things Last: The Selected Short Stories of Sherwood Anderson

By: Anderson, Sherwood

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Four Walls Eight Windows: 1995

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 022074

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A parents' Treasury

By: Bass, Agnes N. (compiled by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: A. S. Barnes - New York, Thomas Yoseloff - London: 1961

Seller ID: 011536

Quotations on parenthood from sources ranging from Virgil and Horace to Shakespeare and Erich Fromm. View more info

The Stuck-in-bed Book

By: Bateman, Robert (edited by)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Ronald Whiting and Wheaton: 1966

Edition: First

Seller ID: 008294

Front right lower corner bumped, minimal spotting to fore-edges, pages lightly tanned. D/W is price-clipped with two small tears to upper edge (one back/one front). "Compiled and edited for the benefit of those with leisure not of their own making.." Bookmark/1967 calendar from original bookseller laid in. View more info

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Untold Stories

By: Bennett, Alan

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Faber & Faber, Limited: 2005

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 025255

An unmarked copy in excellent condition. View more info

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Enough Rope : Collected Stories

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 2002

Edition: First U.S. Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 029788

An unmarked "gift quality" book, 883 pps. "All the tales in Block's previous collections are here, along with two dozen new stories." View more info

Her First Ball : Short Stories

By: Burton, Hester (selected by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1963

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 024439

School presentation sticker to front pastedown. D/W price-clipped with minimal edgwear. View more info

Writers in Revolt: The Anvil Anthology

By: Conroy, Jack; Johnson, Curt (edited by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Lawrence Hill & Company: 1973

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 021923

Pages age tanned. Stories and poems by Erskine Caldwell, James T. Farrell, Nelson Algren, Frank Yerby, Jesse Stuart, Langston Hughes and 43 others. View more info

Vogue's First Reader

By: Crowninshield, Frank (introduction by)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Georgian House: 1944

Edition: Australian Edition

Seller ID: 027243

Pages age tanned, prev. bookseller sticker front pastedown, PO gift inscription ffep, green cloth boards remain clean and bright. D/W tanned and edgeworn, with sl. loss to spine ends. Authors include Clare Booth, Thomas Wolfe, Ilka Chase, Andre Maurois, James Hilton, Rebecca West and many more.Äll of these pieces were originally published in Vogue. "none of them has ever appeared in any other anthology. View more info

Going Home

By: De Valle, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Aust., Ginninderra Press: 2006

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 014208

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The Angel Esmeralda : nine Stories

By: Delillo, Don

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Picador: 2011

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 024739

An unmarked copy in excellent condition. View more info

Intrusion and Other Stories

By: Deshpande, Shashi

Price: $10.00

Publisher: India, Penguin: 1993

Edition: First

Inscription: Inscribed to PO by Author

Seller ID: 024561

Pages age tanned with spotting to prelims and fore-edges. View more info

The Treasury of Du Maurier Short Stories

By: Du Maurier, Daphne

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1960

Seller ID: 019295

Red cloth boards, crease to spine, corners bumped, fore-edges tanned, PO gift inscription ffep, also prev. bookseller stamp, sl. spotting to prelims. Gollancz yellow D/W tanned, esp. spine, with sl. edgewear. View more info

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All the Time in the World: New and Selected Stories

By: E.L. Doctorow

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Random House Trade Paperbacks: 2012

Seller ID: 029808

An unmarked as new copy "containing six unforgettable stories that have never appeared in book form, and a selection of previous classics." View more info

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I Feel Bad about My Neck : And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman

By: Ephron, Nora

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2006

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 019424

"A candid, hilarious look at women who are getting older and dealing with tribulations of maintenance, menopause, empty nests, and life itself." An unmarked "gift quality" book written with the irreverent Ephron flair we know and love. View more info

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Fahrenheit Twins and Other Stories

By: Faber, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Canongate: 2005

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 016840

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The Celestial Omnibus and Other Stories

By: Forster, E. M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Random House Inc: 1976

Seller ID: 014831

Sl. creasing to wraps, pages age tanned. View more info

Breathing Trouble and Other Stories

By: Frederick Busch

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Calder and Boyars: 1973

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030033

Internally unmarked, fore-edges lightly tanned, D/W price-clipped. View more info

Going Down Swinging No. 26

By: Grimwade, Steve; Greenaway, Lisa

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Going Down Swinging Inc.: 2008

Seller ID: 026227

An unmarked copy. Stories, comics, poetry, spoken word CD (present and appears unused) and street art feature. View more info

The Australian Short Story (UQP Australian Authors)

By: Hergenhan, Laurie

Price: $22.00

Publisher: University of Queensland Pr (Australia): 1997

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 030110

"In this bestselling collection the Australian short story is represented from its Bulletin beginnings to its vigorous revival in the late twentieth century." An unmarked copy with age tanned pages. View more info

Typical American

By: Jen, Gish

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Granta Books: 1998

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 020435

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