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Anna Karenina (Oprah's Picks)

By: Leo Tolstoy

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Wordsworth: 0000

Seller ID: 0127378

Condition: Good


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Anna Karenina (Oprah's Picks)

By: Leo Tolstoy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 2002

Seller ID: 0015275

ISBN: 0143035002

Condition: Fair


"Anna Karenina" tells of the doomed love affair between the sensuous and rebellious Anna and the dashing officer, Count Vronsky. Tragedy unfolds as Anna rejects her passionless marriage and must endure the hypocrisies of society. Set against a vast and richly textured canvas of nineteenth-century Russia, the novel's seven major characters create a dynamic imbalance, playing out the contrasts of city and country life and all the variations on love and family happiness. While previous versions have softened the robust, and sometimes shocking, quality of Tolstoy's writing, Pevear and Volokhon... View more info

Alice's Adventures In Wonderland / Through The Looking Glass

By: Lewis Carroll

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Premier Classics: 2006

Seller ID: 0071647

ISBN: 0307290875

Condition: Good


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Inheritance

By: Louisa May Alcott

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Truman Talley Books: 1997

Seller ID: 0020535

ISBN: 0525457569

Condition: Good


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The Quiet Little Woman

By: Louisa May Alcott

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Honor: 1999

Seller ID: 0080531

ISBN: 1562926160

Condition: Good


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Little Women

By: Louisa May Alcott

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Bendon Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 0140947

ISBN: 1453063153

Condition: Good


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Little Men

By: Louise May Alcott

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Apple Classics: 1987

Seller ID: 0135838

ISBN: 0590412795

Condition: Good


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A Stranger At Green Knowe

By: Lucy M Boston

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Puffin: 1977

Seller ID: 0098791

ISBN: 0140308717

Condition: Good


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The Book Of Margery Kempe

By: Lynn Staley

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Norton Critical Editions: 2001

Seller ID: 0140353

ISBN: 0393976394

Condition: Good


Kempe's work is accompanied by an introduction, a map of medieval England, a Kempe lexicon, and explanatory annotations. "Contexts" collects primary readings that illuminate The Book of Margery Kempe. Included are excerpts from The Constitutions of Thomas Arundel, Meditations on the Life of Christ, The Shewings of Julian of Norwich, The Book of Saint Bride, and The Life of Marie d'Oignies by Jacques de Vitry. "Criticism" includes nine varied interpretations of the autobiography, written by Clarissa W. Atkinson, Lynn Staley, Karma Lochrie, David Aers, Kathleen Ashley, Gail McMurray Gibson, Sara... View more info

Delilah

By: Marcus Goodrich

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Time-Life Books: 1981

Seller ID: 0061910

Condition: Very good


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Young Bess

By: Margaret Irwin

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Pan: 0000

Seller ID: 0059983

Condition: Good


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The Stone Angel

By: Margaret Laurence

Price: $4.00

Publisher: The New Canadian Library: 1993

Seller ID: 0002090

ISBN: 0771099894

Condition: Good


In her best-loved novel, "The Stone Angel," Margaret Laurence introduces Hagar Shipley, one of the most memorable characters in Canadian fiction. Stubborn, querulous, self-reliant - and, at ninety, with her life nearly behind her - Hagar Shipley makes a bold last step towards freedom and independence. As her story unfolds, we are drawn into her past. We meet Hagar as a young girl growing up in a black prairie town; as the wife of a virile but unsuccessful farmer with whom her marriage was stormy; as a mother who dominates her younger son; and, finally, as an old woman isolated by an uncomp... View more info

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A Jest Of God

By: Margaret Laurence

Price: $4.00

Publisher: M&S: 1988

Seller ID: 0134545

ISBN: 0771099886

Condition: Good


In this celebrated novel, Margaret Laurence writes with grace, power, and deep compassion about Rachel Cameron, a woman struggling to come to terms with love, with death, with herself and her world. Trapped in a milieu of deceit and pettiness - her own and that of others - Rachel longs for love, and contact with another human being who shares her rebellious spirit. Through her summer affair with Nick Kazlik, a schoolmate from earlier years, she learns at last to reach out to another person and to make herself vulnerable. "A Jest of God" won the Governor General's Award for 1966 and was... View more info

The Diviners

By: Margaret Laurence

Price: $7.99

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart Inc.: 1974

Seller ID: 0135161

Condition: Fair


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The Stone Angel (Oprah's Book Club)

By: Margaret Laurence

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Emblem: 2004

Edition: 40

Seller ID: 0113039

ISBN: 0771047088

Condition: Good


The film adaptation of Margaret Laurence's "The Stone Angel," starring acclaimed actresses Ellen Burstyn and Ellen Page, and introducing Christine Horne, opens in theatres May 9, 2008. This special fortieth-anniversary edition of Margaret Laurence's most celebrated novel will introduce readers again to one of the most memorable characters in Canadian fiction. Hagar Shipley is stubborn, querulous, self-reliant, and, at ninety, with her life nearly behind her, she makes a bold last step towards freedom and independence. As her story unfolds, we are drawn into her past. We meet Hagar as a... View more info

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A Bird in the House

By: Margaret Laurence

Price: $9.48

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart: 2010

Seller ID: 0105903

ISBN: 077104626X

Condition: Very good


One of Canada's most accomplished authors combines the best qualities of both the short story and the novel to create a lyrical evocation of the beauty, pain, and wonder of growing up. In eight interconnected, finely wrought stories, Margaret Laurence recreates the world of Vanessa MacLeod - a world of scrub-oak, willow, and chokecherry bushes; of family love and conflict; and of a girl's growing awareness of and passage into womanhood. The stories blend into one masterly and moving whole: poignant, compassionate, and profound in emotional impact. In this fourth book of the five-volume... View more info

Reveille In Washington 1860-1865

By: Margaret Leech

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Time Life Books: 1980

Seller ID: 0061893

Condition: As New


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Patronage

By: Maria Edgeworth

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Pandora: 1986

Seller ID: 0082197

ISBN: 0863581064

Condition: Good


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Life on the Mississippi

By: Mark Twain

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Airmont: 0000

Seller ID: 0131424

Condition: Good


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Letters From The Earth

By: Mark Twain

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Crest Books: 1963

Seller ID: 0136337

Condition: Fair


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