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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

ISBN: 1568580223

Condition: Very Good


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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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0571228305

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0060188901

Condition: Nr. Fine


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

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

ISBN: 0882080261

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 97817402738

Condition: Fine


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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

ISBN: 1447207572

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked copy in excellent condition. 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

ISBN: 0812982037

Condition: Nr. Fine


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

ISBN: 0307264556

Condition: Nr. Fine


"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

ISBN: 1841956732

Condition: Very Good


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Stories to Read While Seated

By: Fernandez, Daniel (foreword by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Spain, Andreu World: 2016

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030833

Condition: As New


"A chair and a book have a lot in common. Both materialise from a tree." Published by Andreu World, a Spanish furniture brand founded in 1955. Textured cloth boards, quirky illustrations, and six stories to read while seated. 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

ISBN: 0714508993

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0980405319

Condition: Nr. Fine


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

ISBN: 0702230294

Condition: Very Good


"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

An Author and His Image: The Collected Short Pieces

By: J. P. Donleavy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Viking: 1997

Edition: Stated First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 031037

ISBN: 0670801933

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked copy in "gift quality" condition. D/W with sl. fading to spine (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). View more info

Typical American

By: Jen, Gish

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Granta Books: 1998

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 020435

ISBN: 186207111X

Condition: Very Good


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East into Upper East : Plain Tales from New York and New Delhi

By: Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1998

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020289

ISBN: 0719555868

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy by the author of Heat and Dust (and many other books). D/W unclipped, minimal edgewear (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). View more info

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Trying to Save Piggy Sneed

By: John Irving

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Arcade Publishing: 1996

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 030479

ISBN: 1559703237

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy in very good condition. View more info