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My Friend Flicka

By: Mary O'Hara

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Harper & Row: 0000

Seller ID: 0135443

Condition: Good


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Frankenstein & Dracula

By: Mary Shelley & Bram Stoker

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Publisher: Smithmark: 1995

Seller ID: 0138963

ISBN: 0831766964

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A Vindication Of The Rights Of Woman

By: Mary Wollstonecraft

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Publisher: Penguin: 2004

Seller ID: 0134994

ISBN: 0141018917

Condition: Very good


Mary Wollstonecraft (1759 1797) published A Vindication of the Rights of Woman in 1792. It was written in reaction to Rousseau's Emile (1762), which argued that the purpose of a girl's education was to make her useful to a man. Wollstonecraft offered a defence of woman's ability to reason, given appropriate education. She argued that the limited education given to women made them docile and empty-headed playthings whose supposed fragility and coquetry were constructions ... View more info

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The Misanthrope and Other Plays

By: Moliere

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Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1959

Seller ID: 0102956

ISBN: 0140440895

Condition: Good


The Misanthrope, Moliere's richly sophisticated comic drama is accompanied in this volume by The Would-be Gentleman, another tale of a dangerously deluded and obsessive hero. Tartuffe dares to take on the subject of religious hypocrisy. Also included are Such Foolish Affected Ladies and Those Learned Ladies, both newly translated for this edition. Finally, The Doctor Despite Himself is a hilarious example of Moliere's long-standing vendetta against the medical profession... View more info

Dear Doctor Lily

By: Monica Dickens

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1989

Seller ID: 0088655

ISBN: 0140102957

Condition: Good


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The House Of Seven Gables

By: Nathaniel Hawthorne

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Scholastic: 1968

Seller ID: 0068680

Condition: Good


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The Scarlet Letter

By: Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Publisher: Wordsworth Classics: 1993

Seller ID: 0120069

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The House Of The Seven Gables

By: Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Publisher: Dover: 1999

Seller ID: 0136977

ISBN: 0486408825

Condition: Fair


Greedy, piratical Colonel Pyncheon builds his mansion on ill-gotten ground, setting the stage for generations of suffering. Years later, a country cousin and an enigmatic young boarder attempt to reverse the tide of misfortunes surrounding the house in Hawthorne's evocative blend of mystery and romance. View more info

The Scarlet Letter

By: Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Publisher: Scholastic: 1961

Seller ID: 0058025

ISBN: 0590090755

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Passing

By: Nella Larsen

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Publisher: Dover: 2004

Seller ID: 0134407

ISBN: 0486437132

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Married to a successful physician and prominently ensconced in Harlem's vibrant society of the 1920s, Irene Redfield leads a charmed existence -- until a chance encounter with a childhood friend who has been "passing for white." "Passing" offers fascinating psychological insights into issues of race and gender. View more info

On The Beach

By: Nevil Shute

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ballintine: 1983

Seller ID: 0137029

ISBN: 0345297326

Condition: Fair


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ThePrince

By: Niccolo Machiavelli

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Penguin: 2004

Seller ID: 0134993

ISBN: 0141018852

Condition: Very good


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The Overcoat and other Short Stories

By: Nikolai Gogol

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Dover: 1992

Seller ID: 0131878

ISBN: 0486270572

Condition: Good


Four works by great 19th-century Russian author: "The Nose," a savage satire of Russia's incompetent bureaucrats; "Old-Fashioned Farmers," a pleasant depiction of an elderly couple living in rustic seclusion; "The Tale of How Ivan Ivanovich Quarrelled with Ivan Nikiforovich," one of Gogol's most famous comic stories; and "The Overcoat," widely considered a masterpiece of form. Includes a selection from the Common Core State Standards Initiative. View more info

Image of America

By: Norman Foerster

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Publisher: University of Notre Dame: 1957

Seller ID: 0051072

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She Stoops To Conquer

By: Oliver Goldsmith

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Washington Square Press: 1972

Seller ID: 0073364

ISBN: 0671509985

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She Stoops to Conquer and The School for Scandal

By: Oliver Goldsmith and Richard Brinsley Sheridan

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Publisher: Bantam: 1966

Seller ID: 0129148

Condition: Fair


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The Picture Of Dorian Gray

By: Oscar Wilde

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Publisher: Signet Classic: 1962

Seller ID: 0005672

Condition: Good


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The Sheltering Sky

By: Paul Bowles

Price: $9.48

Publisher: Harper: 1949

Seller ID: 0128052

ISBN: 006083482X

Condition: Good


The Sheltering Sky is a landmark of twentieth-century literature. In this intensely fascinating story, Paul Bowles examines the ways in which Americans' incomprehension of alien cultures leads to the ultimate destruction of those cultures.A story about three American travelers adrift in the cities and deserts of North Africa after World War II, The Sheltering Sky explores the limits of humanity when it touches the unfathomable emptiness and impassive cruelty of the... View more info

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An Anthology Of Elizabethan Prose Fiction

By: Paul Salzman

Price: $4.49

Publisher: Oxford: 1987

Seller ID: 0083121

ISBN: 0192817442

Condition: Good


This anthology contains five of the most important short works of Elizabethan prose fiction: George Gascoigne's The Adventures of Master F.J., John Lyly's Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit, Robert Greene's Pandosto: The Triumph of Time, Thomas Nashe's The Unfortunate Traveller, and Thomas Deloney's Jack of Newbury. Paul Salzman has modernized the texts for easier comprehension. View more info

Byron - A Collection Of Critical Essays

By: Paul West

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Publisher: Spectrum: 1963

Seller ID: 0051023

Condition: Good


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