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1 Franz Kafka (Overlook Illustrated Lives)
Adler, Jeremy

2004 Overlook

Very Good Trade Paperback. 



Price: 7.00 USD

 
2 Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, A Death in the Family, & Shorter Fiction (The Library of America 159)
Agee, James

2005 The Library of America

Near Fine Hard Cover. First Thus



Price: 40.00 USD

 
 
3 Forestiere Illuminato Intorno le Cose Piu Rare e Curiose Della Citta di Venezia e dell'Isole Circonvicine (Collana di Bibliografia e Storia Veneziana N. 14)
Albrizzi, Giovanni Battista; Stefanutti, Ugo

1984 Arnaldo Forni Editore

Near Fine Hard Cover. 



Price: 35.00 USD

 
4 Israfel: The Life and Times of Edger Allan Poe (2 Volume Set)
Allen, Hervey

1927 George H. Doran

Very Good Hard Cover. Second Edition



Price: 25.00 USD

 
 
5 Mi Pais Inventado: Un Paseo Nostalgico por Chile
Allende, Isabel

2003 Rayo

Near Fine Hard Cover. SIGNED 2nd Printing

Author

Price: 30.00 USD

 
6 My Invented Country: A Nostalgic Journey Through Chile
Allende, Isabel; Peden, Margaret Sayers

2003 HaperCollinsPublishers

Near Fine Hard Cover. SIGNED First Edition

Author

Price: 15.00 USD

 
 
7 Paula
Allende, Isabel; Peden, Margaret Sayers

1995 Harper Collins

Near Fine Hard Cover. First Edition

Author

Price: 15.00 USD

 
8 Aphrodite: A Memoir of the Senses
Allende, Isabel; Sheker, Robert; Llona, Panchita; Peden, Margaret Sayers

1998 HarperFlamingo

Very Good Hard Cover. SIGNED First Edition

Author

Price: 15.00 USD

 
 
9 Something to Declare: Essays
Alvarez, Julia

1998 Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill

Near Fine Hard Cover. SIGNED First Edition

Author

Price: 20.00 USD

 
10 Viaggio da Napoli a Castellammare con 42 Disegni di Achille Gigante
Alvino, Francesco

1965 Associazione Napoletana per i Monumenti e il Paesaggio / Tipografia Gennaro D'Agostino

Very Good Trade Paperback. Limited Edition



Price: 40.00 USD

 
 
11 Robert Frost and John Bartlett: The Record of a Friendship
Anderson, Margaret Bartlett

1963 Holt, Rinehart and Winston

Very Good Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 15.00 USD

 
12 I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Angelou, Maya

1988 Bantam

Very Good Mass Market Paperback. 



Price: 3.00 USD

 
 
13 Primo Levi: Tragedy of an Optimist
Anissimov, Myriam

1999 The Overlook Press

Near Fine Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 3.00 USD

 
14 William Herschel (British Men of Science)
Armitage, Angus

Thomas Nelson and Sons

Very Good Hard Cover. 



Price: 3.00 USD

 
 
15 Simone de Beauvoir: A Biography
Bair, Deirdre

1991 Touchstone Book

Very Good Trade Paperback. 1st Printing



Price: 10.00 USD

 
16 A Blue Hand: The Beats in India
Baker, Deborah

2008 The Penguin Press

Near Fine Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 7.00 USD

 
 
17 In Extremis: The Life of Laura Riding
Baker, Deborah

1993 Grove Press

Very Good Hard Cover. 1st Printing



Price: 16.00 USD

 
18 The Wind That Shakes the Barley: A Novel of the Life & Loves of Robert Burns
Barke, James

1946 Macmillan

Good Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 3.00 USD

 
 
19 Interviews
Barnes, Djuna; Barry, Alyce; Messerli, Douglas

1985 Sun & Moon Press

Near Fine Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 20.00 USD

 
20 Elegy For Iris
Bayley, John

1999 St. Martin's Press

Very Good Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 3.00 USD

 
 
21 Deceiving to Convey Truth
Beattie, Ann

1997 Harbourfront Reading Series

Near Fine Stapled Binding. SIGNED

Author

Price: 35.00 USD

 
22 Wm. Beaumont's Formative Years: Two Early Notebooks, 1811-1821, with Annotations and an Introductory Essay [William]
Beaumont, William; Miller, Genevieve

1946 Henry Schuman

Near Fine Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 15.00 USD

 
 
23 Dreams, Waking Thoughts and Incidents
Beckford, William [Thomas]; Gemmett, Robert J.

1971 Fairleigh Dickinson University Press

Very Good Hard Cover. 



Price: 50.00 USD

 
24 There Were Giants in the Land: Twenty-Eight Historic Americans as Seen by Twenty-Eight Contemporary Americans
Benet, Stephen Vincent; Street, Julian; de Kruif, Paul; Woollcott, Alexander; Agar, William; James, Marquis; Hale, Nancy; High, Stanley; Van Doren, Carl; Tarkington, Booth; Van Doren, Mark; Bryson, Lyman; Commager, Henry; Burt, Struthers; Allen, Frederick

1942 Farrar & Rinehart, Inc.

Very Good Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 12.00 USD

 
 
25 Yankee Stargazer: The Life of Nathaniel Bowditch
Berry, Robert Elton

1941 Whittlesey House / McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.

Very Good Hard Cover. 3rd Printing



Price: 60.00 USD

 
26 A Mirror for Greatness: Six Americans
Bliven, Bruce

1975 McGraw-Hill

Near Fine Hard Cover. First Edition



Price: 8.00 USD

 
 
27 The Americanization of Edward Bok: The Autobiography of a Dutch Boy Fifty Years After
Bok, Edward

1920 Charles Scribner's Sons

Good Hard Cover. Reprint

Author

Price: 35.00 USD

 
28 Boswell's Life of Johnson (Six Volume Set)
Boswell, James; Birrell, Augustine (Editor)

1896 Dodge Publishing Company

Very Good Hard Cover. 



Price: 75.00 USD

 
 
29 Boswell's London Journal 1762-1763
Boswell, James; Pottle, Frederick A. - introduction & notes; Morley, Christopher - preface

1950 McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.

Very Good Trade Paperback. 



Price: 3.00 USD

 
30 Boswell's London Journal 1762-1763 (The Yale Editions of The Private Papers of James Boswell)
Boswell, James; Pottle, Frederick A.; Morley, Christopher

1950 McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.

Very Good Hard Cover. Book Club (BCE/BOMC)



Price: 9.00 USD

 
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