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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2283482

Condition: Very Good


Early printing (no A or publisher emblem). Red spine panels lightly rubbed, ink name and address on front endpaper. 1940 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 471, [1] pp. 8vo. After Hemingway traveled to Spain in 1937 to cover the civil war for the North American Newspaper Alliance. For Whom the Bell Tolls was completed three year later as the greatest novel to emerge from the good fight. The story of a young American in the International Brigades attached to an antifascist guerilla unit. View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2285242

Condition: Good


Early printing. Includes original jacket with $2.75 price on flap. Light stain on top edge and front endpapers, ink name on front endpaper, jacket stained, jacket edges rubbed with minor loss from corners. 1940 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 471, [1] pp. 8vo. After Hemingway traveled to Spain in 1937 to cover the civil war for the North American Newspaper Alliance. For Whom the Bell Tolls was completed three year later as the greatest novel to emerge from the good fight. The story of a young American in the International Brigades attached to an antifascist guerilla u... View more info

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A Farewell to Arms (The 100 Greatest Books of All Time)

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1976

Seller ID: 2286240

Condition: Near Fine


A few tiny scuffs on spine. 1976 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 314 pp. 8vo. Red full leather, gilt titles and decorations, including a rose motif on spine & boards, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. A limited edition published for subscribers of Franklin Library's 100 Greatest Books of All Time. Includes illustrations by Herbert Tauss. The story of a troubled romance, set against the Italian campaign of World War I. Hemingway's third novel, and his first bestseller, which confirmed his status as one of the great's of American literature. He went on to ... View more info

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A Farewell to Arms (The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature)

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1980

Seller ID: 2286564

Condition: Near Fine


1980 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 347, [3] pp. 8vo. Brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. A limited edition published for subscribers of Franklin Library's 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature. Includes illustrations by Barron Storey. The story of a troubled romance, set against the Italian campaign of World War I. Hemingway's third novel, and his first bestseller, which confirmed his status as one of the great's of American literature. He went on to win the Pulitzer Prize in 195... View more info

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To Have and Have Not

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $15.00

Publisher: P.F. Collier & Son Corporation: 1937

Seller ID: 2286745

Condition: Very Good


Edges lightly rubbed. 1937 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 262 pp. 8vo. Part of a collection of six works in uniform bindings by the Pulitzer Prize and Nobel Prize winning author. Reprinted by Collier from the original Scribner editions. Navy blue boards, gilt titles, blind-stamped quill pen design on front board, mirrored on spine. View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2290429

Condition: Good


First edition (Hanneman 18). Lacks jacket. Spine faded and a bit rubbed, light ring stain on front board. 1940 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 471, [1] pp. 8vo. After Hemingway traveled to Spain in 1937 to cover the civil war for the North American Newspaper Alliance. For Whom the Bell Tolls was completed three year later as the greatest novel to emerge from the good fight. The story of a young American in the International Brigades attached to an antifascist guerilla unit. View more info

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Six Volume Uniform Set: Death in the Afternoon; To Have and Have Not; A Farewell to Arms; For Whom the Bell Tolls; The Fifth Column and the First Forty-Nine Stories; The Sun Also Rises

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $125.00

Publisher: P.F. Collier & Son Corporation: 1932

Seller ID: 2290747

Condition: Good


Boards a bit soiled, top edges of three volumes lightly stained, ink name on front endpapers. 1932 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 278; 262; 355; 471; x, 597; 259 pp. A collection of six works by the Pulitzer Prize and Nobel Prize winning author, in uniform bindings. Reprinted by Collier from the original Scribner editions. Navy blue boards, gilt titles, blind-stamped quill pen design on front board, mirrored on spine. Death in the Afternoon (Hemingway's work about bullfighting) include an extensive glossary of related terms. Also includes an estimate of Sydney Frankl... View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2291370

Condition: Very Good


First edition (Hanneman A18A). Lacks jacket. Spine toned, owner bookplate on front endpaper,. 1940 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 471, [1] pp. 8vo. After Hemingway traveled to Spain in 1937 to cover the civil war for the North American Newspaper Alliance. For Whom the Bell Tolls was completed three year later as the greatest novel to emerge from the good fight. The story of a young American in the International Brigades attached to an antifascist guerilla unit. View more info

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The Old Man and the Sea

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $650.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2296392

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first printing, with 'A' and Scribner seal on copyright page, no book club indicators, $3.00 list price on jacket, no mention of Nobel or Pulitzer Prize on jacket flaps, olive tinted photograph of author by Lee Samuels on rear panel, brown text on flaps (Hanneman A24a). Jacket toned with minor loss from spine head and foot, jacket spine reinforced with clear tape on reverse, spine cloth lightly toned with a few minor discolored spots to boards, faint crease on bottom corner of front jacket flap. 1952 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 140 pp. 8vo. The Old ... View more info

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The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway: The Finca Vigia Edition

By: Hemingway, Ernest; Hemingway, John; Hemingway, Patrick; Hemingway, Gregory

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charles Scribners Sons: 1987

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2294624

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket spine very faintly toned. Page ridges very faintly foxed. 1987 Hard Cover. xviii, 650 pp. 9 1/2 x 6 1/2. Foreword by John, Patrick, & Gregory Hemingway. Photo of Hemingway by Man Ray on rear dust jacket panel. Before he gained wide fame as a novelist, Ernest Hemingway established his literary reputation with his short stories. This collection, The Short Stories, originally published in 1938, is definitive. Among these forty-nine short stories are Hemingway's earliest efforts, written when he was a young foreign correspondent in Paris, and such masterpieces as Hills Like White Elephants,... View more info

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True at First Light: A Fictional Memoir

By: Hemingway, Ernest; Hemingway, Patrick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Scribner: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2270185

ISBN: 0684849216

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Top edge lightly stained. 1999 Hard Cover. 319, [1] pp. 8vo. True at First Light is a work by American novelist Ernest Hemingway released posthumously in 1999 during the author's centennial year. The work was left unfinished at the time of Hemingway's suicide in July 1961. True at First Light is about Hemingway's 1953 safari to East Africa with his fourth wife Mary. In the work, he explores conflict within a marriage, the conflict of cultures, and the fear a writer faces when writing appears to become impossible, all the while describing on the surface, a hunting trip in Kenya. ... View more info

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True at First Light: A Fictional Memoir

By: Hemingway, Ernest; Hemingway, Patrick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Scribner: 1999

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2279031

ISBN: 0684849216

Condition: Near Fine


Book club edition. 1999 Hard Cover. 319, [1] pp. 8vo. True at First Light is a work by American novelist Ernest Hemingway released posthumously in 1999 during the author's centennial year. The work was left unfinished at the time of Hemingway's suicide in July 1961. True at First Light is about Hemingway's 1953 safari to East Africa with his fourth wife Mary. In the work, he explores conflict within a marriage, the conflict of cultures, and the fear a writer faces when writing appears to become impossible, all the while describing on the surface, a hunting trip in Kenya. The book includes desc... View more info

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True at First Light: A Fictional Memoir

By: Hemingway, Ernest; Hemingway, Patrick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Scribner: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2295016

ISBN: 0684849216

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A very nice copy. 1999 Hard Cover. 319, [1] pp. 8vo. True at First Light is a work by American novelist Ernest Hemingway released posthumously in 1999 during the author's centennial year. The work was left unfinished at the time of Hemingway's suicide in July 1961. True at First Light is about Hemingway's 1953 safari to East Africa with his fourth wife Mary. In the work, he explores conflict within a marriage, the conflict of cultures, and the fear a writer faces when writing appears to become impossible, all the while describing on the surface, a hunting trip in Kenya. The book... View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls (Masterpieces of American Literature)

By: Hemingway, Ernest; Lewis, Sinclair

Price: $125.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1968

Seller ID: 2277195

Condition: Near Fine


Publisher's blank bookplate laid in. Front and end matter faintly foxed. 1968 Full-Leather. xi, [3], 498, [4] pp. 8vo. Maroon full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Illustrated with lithographs by Lynd Ward, with an introduction by Sinclair Lewis. In 1937 Ernest Hemingway traveled to Spain to cover the civil war there for the North American Newspaper Alliance. Three years later he completed the greatest novel to emerge from the good fight, For Whom the Bell Tolls. The story of Robert Jordan, a young American in the Internation... View more info

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A Farewell to Arms (Modern Standard Authors Series)

By: Hemingway, Ernest; Warren, Robert Penn

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: 1957

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2188018

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. Jacket edges rubbed and creased with a few small chips, brief ink note on front jacket flap.Good. 1957 Hard Cover. 355 pp. 8vo. Original black cloth, yellowish-brown paper labels on spine & front board, black stamped titles & borders. The story of a troubled romance, set against the Italian campaign of World War I. Hemingway's third novel, and his first bestseller, which confirmed his status as one of the great's of American literature. He went on to win the Pulitzer Prize in 1953 and the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1954. View more info

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In Search of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind

By: Kandel, Eric R.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 2006

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2294364

ISBN: 0393058638

Condition: Very Good


Fourth printing. Jacket edges lightly bumped. Owner's stamp on front and rear free endpapers. 2006 Hard Cover. xv, 510 pp. In Search of Memory relates the astonishing story of how four different and distinct disciplines—behaviorist psychology, cognitive psychology, neuroscience, and molecular biology—converged into a powerful new science of mind. Through its profound insights into thought, perception, action, recollection, and mental illness, this new science is revolutionizing our understanding of learning and memory while simultaneously showing great promise for more effective healing. T... View more info

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The Pathseeker (The Contemporary Art of the Novella)

By: Kertesz, Imre

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Melville House: 2008

Seller ID: 2195923

ISBN: 1933633530

Condition: Very Good


2008 Trade Paperback. 129 pp. From the winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature for “writing that upholds the fragile experience of the individual against the barbaric arbitrariness of history... The acclaimed Hungarian Holocaust survivor Imre Kertész continues his investigation of the malignant methodologies of totalitarianism in a major work of fiction. In a mysterious middle–European country, a man identified only as “the commissioner” undertakes what seems to be a banal trip to a nondescript town with his wife—a brief detour on the way to a holiday at the seaside—that turns ... View more info

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The Brushwood Boy

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Doubleday and McClure Company: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2199334

Condition: Very Good


First American edition. Ink name on half-title page, binding just beginning to weaken, spine slightly faded. 1899 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 119 pp. 7 3/4 x 5 1/4. Original blue-green cloth, gilt titles, black design with silver moon on front cover, gilt top page ridge, decorative endpapers. Black & white illustrations by Orson Lowell throughout. The first separate publication of this title, following its appearance in Century Magazine (1895) and the collection of stories entitled The Day's Work (1898). A separate British edition followed in 1907, the year Kiplin... View more info

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The Wonderful Adventures of Nils

By: Lagerlof, Selma; Howard, Velma Swanston

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company: 1910

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2198948

Condition: Good


Early reprint. No jacket, spine slightly cocked, edges rubbed, pages toned, hinges beginning to weaken, ink name on front paste-down endpaper. 1910 Hard Cover. xiii, 430 pp. From the Swedish of Selma Lagerlof. Translated by Velma Swanston Howard. Decorations by Harold Heartt. Considered a masterpiece since first published in 1907, this enchanting, remarkably original work by a Nobel Prize-winning author records the adventures of a mischievous 14-year-old who is changed into a tiny being, transported across the Swedish countryside on the back of a goose, and learns about nature, geography, and ... View more info

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The Atom Station

By: Laxness, Halldor; Magnusson, Magnus (Translator)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Methuen & Co Ltd: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1949923

Condition: Very Good


First edition of the English translation. Includes original jacket. Endpapers faintly foxed, jacket toned with minimal biopredation along edges.Very Good. 1961 Hard Cover. vi, 201, [1] pp. 8vo. A novel by the winner of the 1955 Nobel Prize for Literature, and a landmark in Icelandic fiction, being the first novel published in Iceland to sell its entire initial print run on the day of publication. The story is set amidst the British occupation of Iceland during World War II, and depicts urban life in Iceland. It was adapted to film in 1984 by Borsteinn Jonsson, and also influenced the world of ... View more info

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Babbitt

By: Lewis, Sinclair

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1922

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2202993

Condition: Good


Photoplay edition, featuring black-and-white stills from the film. 1 inch tear to spine base, ink name and address on front endpaper, jacket edges rubbed with minor loss. 1922 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 401 pp. 8vo. 8-page publisher ad follows text. A novel by the author who won the 1930 Nobel Prize in Literature, which inspired the film starring Willard Louis and Carmel Myers. Lewis is most well-known for Main Street, though recently his cautionary tale It Can't Happen Here has seen increased popularity based on similarity to current political events. View more info

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Babbitt

By: Lewis, Sinclair

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The First Edition Library:

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2205377

Condition: Near Fine


Includes publisher's slipcase and jacket. Minimal cosmetic wear to top jacket corner and jacket spine. We have more books available by this author!. 401 pp. 8vo. High quality facsimile reprint of original first edition. A novel by the author who won the 1930 Nobel Prize in Literature, which inspired the film starring Willard Louis and Carmel Myers. Lewis is most well-known for Main Street, though recently his cautionary tale It Can't Happen Here has seen increased popularity based on similarity to current political events.Keywords: CLASSICS AMERICAN LITERATURE FICTION SINCLAIR LEWIS NOBEL PRIZ... View more info

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Sinclair Lewis Six Volume Set in Uniform Bindings: Main Street; It Can't Happen Here; Arrowsmith; Ann Vickers; Babbitt; Work of Art

By: Lewis, Sinclair

Price: $125.00

Publisher: P.F. Collier & Son Corporation: 1920

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2290934

Condition: Very Good


Spines a bit faded, boards lightly rubbed. 1920 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Six works by the popular author who won the 1930 Nobel Prize in Literature. He is most well-known for Main Street, though recently his cautionary tale It Can't Happen Here has seen increased popularity based on similarity to current political events. View more info

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Elmer Gantry

By: Lewis, Sinclair

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company / The Quinn and Boden Co., Inc.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2291380

Condition: Very Good


First edition, second state (G in Gantry corrected from looking like a C, as in first state). Lacks scarce jacket. Boards lightly soiled, page edges faintly foxed. 1927 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 432 pp. 8vo. Sinclair Lewis went on to become the first American author to win the Nobel Prize in Literature (1930), following the success of his 1925 novel Arrowsmith, which won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (Lewis declined the award). Elmer Gantry is a satiric indictment of fundamentalist religion that caused an uproar upon its publication in 1927. The title character... View more info

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Dodsworth (The Modern Library of the World's Best Books ML 252)

By: Lewis, Sinclair; Fadiman, Clifton

Price: $7.00

Publisher: The Modern Library: 1947

Seller ID: 2276304

Condition: Very Good


Lacks jacket. Ink name on front endpaper, pages lightly toned. 1947 Hard Cover. 377, [7] pp. 8vo. Dodsworth tells the story of a young American couple who moves to Europe. When the woman becomes involved with another man, her husband must choose between forgiving his wife or abandoning the relationship, and Europe, forever. Harry Sinclair Lewis was an American novelist, short-story writer, and playwright. In 1930, he became the first writer from the United States to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature, 'for his vigorous and graphic art of description and his ability to create, with wit an... View more info

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The Quantum Frontier: The Large Hadron Collider

By: Lincoln, Don; Lederman, Leon

Price: $9.00

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197159

ISBN: 0801891442

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 2009 Hard Cover. xiv, 172 pp. First edition. The highest-energy particle accelerator ever built, the Large Hadron Collider runs under the border between France and Switzerland. It leapt into action on September 10, 2008, amid unprecedented global press coverage and widespread fears that its energy would create tiny black holes that could destroy the earth. By smashing together particles smaller than atoms, the LHC recreates the conditions hypothesized to have existed just moments after the big bang. Physicists expect it to aid our understanding of how the universe came into bei... View more info

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One Hundred Years of Solitude

By: Marquez, Gabriel Garcia

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Perennial: 1998

Seller ID: 2282511

ISBN: 0060740450

Condition: Good


Faintly toned. 1998 Trade Paperback. 458 pp. The story follows 100 years in the life of Macondo, a village founded by José Arcadio Buendía and occupied by descendants all sporting variations on their progenitor's name: his sons, José Arcadio and Aureliano, and grandsons, Aureliano José, Aureliano Segundo, and José Arcadio Segundo. View more info

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Love in the Time of Cholera

By: Marquez, Gabriel Garcia; Grossman, Edith

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 2274981

ISBN: 0394561619

Condition: Very Good


First American edition. Light crease to bottom jacket corner. 1988 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 348 pp. 8vo. A novel by one of the leading authors in the magical realist tradition, who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982. Inspiration for the 2007 film of the same name. In their youth, Florentino Ariza and Fermina Daza fall passionately in love. When Fermina eventually chooses to marry a wealthy, well-born doctor, Florentino is devastated, but he is a romantic. As he rises in his business career he whiles away the years in 622 affairs--yet he reserves his hea... View more info

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Love

By: Morrison, Toni

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2269275

ISBN: 0375409440

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Review copy with publisher's letter and review slip laid in. A bit smoky, otherwise an excellent copy. 2003 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 201, [1] pp. 8vo. Toni Morrison won the Pulitzer for her novel Beloved. May, Christine, Heed, Junior, Vida–even L: all women obsessed with Bill Cosey. The wealthy owner of the famous Cosey’s Hotel and Resort, he shapes their yearnings for father, husband, lover, guardian, and friend, yearnings that dominate the lives of these women long after his death. Yet while he is either the void in, or the center of, thei... View more info

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The Love of a Good Woman: Stories

By: Munro, Alice

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Douglas Gibson/McClelland and Stewart: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201638

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Fine.Near Fine. 1998 Hard Cover. 399 pp. A collection of stories by the Nobel Prize winning Canadian author known for her short fiction. In eight new stories, a master of the form extends and magnifies her great themes--the vagaries of love, the passion that leads down unexpected paths, the chaos hovering just under the surface of things, and the strange, often comical desires of the human heart.Time stretches out in some of the stories: a man and a woman look back forty years to the summer they met--the summer, as it turns out, that the true nature of their lives was revealed. ... View more info