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The Pigman

By: Paul Zindel

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Harper: 2005

Seller ID: 0132811

ISBN: 0060757353

Condition: Good


A Most Unusual FriendshipWhen sophomores John and Lorraine played a practical joke a few months ago on a stranger named Angelo Pignati, they had no idea what they were starting. Virtually overnight, almost against their will, the two befriended the lonely old man; it wasn't long before they were more comfortable in his house than their own. But now Mr. Pignati is dead. And for John and Lorraine, the only way to find peace is to write down their friend's story -- the s... View more info

The Promise

By: Pearl S Buck

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1943

Seller ID: 0132685

Condition: Fair


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The Rebublic

By: Plato

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Yale University Press: 2006

Seller ID: 0136495

ISBN: 0300136374

Condition: Fair


R. E. Allen's highly regarded translations of the dialogues of Plato have been praised for their faithfulness and readability. Many years in the making, his translation of "The Republic" has been eagerly awaited. It comes now to crown a distinguished classicist's efforts to make Plato's works available in readable and accurate translations. This new, lucid translation of Plato's greatest dialogue is the first major translation in English since the publication of F. M. Co... View more info

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The Republic

By: Plato

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Publisher: Penguin: 2007

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 0113922

ISBN: 0140455116

Condition: Good


Plato's "The Republic" is widely acknowledged as the cornerstone of Western philosophy. Presented in the form of a dialogue between Socrates and three different interlocutors, it is an inquiry into the notion of a perfect community and the ideal individual within it. During the conversation other questions are raised: what is goodness; what is reality; what is knowledge? "The Republic" also addresses the purpose of education and the role of both women and men as "gu... View more info

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Christ In Concrete

By: Poetro Di Donato

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NAL: 2004

Seller ID: 0136524

ISBN: 0451214218

Condition: Very good


One of the 20th century's greatest works of social protest-and its 21st-century message. A classic examination of the American experience for hard-working Italian immigrants living in New York City's Lower East Side shortly before the Great Depression, "Christ in Concrete" focuses on a family's struggle against harsh economic realities and tenement living. View more info

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A Night on the Moor and Other Tales of Dread

By: R Murray Gilchrist

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Publisher: Wordsworth: 2006

Seller ID: 0121208

ISBN: 1840225416

Condition: Good


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How Green Was My Valley

By: Richard Llewellyn

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Macmillan: 1940

Seller ID: 0040424

Condition: Good


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Black Boy (American Hunger)

By: Richard Wright

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Harper: 1993

Seller ID: 0131530

ISBN: 0060812508

Condition: Good


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Thirty Acres

By: Ringuet

Price: $4.00

Publisher: McClelland And Stewart: 1970

Seller ID: 0075205

ISBN: 0771091125

Condition: Good


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The Cycle of American Literature

By: Robert E Spiller

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Mentor: 1956

Seller ID: 0051111

Condition: Good


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Kidnapped

By: Robert L Stevenson

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Priory Classics: 0000

Seller ID: 0036189

ISBN: 0710501390

Condition: Fair


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Kidnapped

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks: 2002

Seller ID: 0062805

ISBN: 0439295785

Condition: Fair


Stevenson's famous novel of seafaring adventure, with an introduction by TK Shipwreck. Murder. Flight. Intrigue. And, of course, kidnapping. David Balfour's adventures on the high seas are among the most evocative in classic literature. View more info

Treasure Island

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Readers Digest: 1987

Seller ID: 0102441

ISBN: 0895772620

Condition: Very good


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The Three Worlds of Albert Schweitzer

By: Robert Payne

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Indiana University Press: 1957

Seller ID: 0079057

Condition: Good


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The Manticore

By: Robertson Davies

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1982

Seller ID: 0134646

Condition: Good


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Double Vision

By: Rudy Wiebe

Price: $7.99

Publisher: MacMillian of canada: 1976

Seller ID: 0120182

Condition: Good


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Kim

By: Rudyard Kipling

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions: 0000

Seller ID: 0002101

ISBN: 1853260991

Condition: Fair


Wordsworth Classics covers a huge list of beloved works of literature in English and translations. This growing series is rigorously updated, with scholarly introductions and notes added to new titles. View more info

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Fury

By: Salman Rushdie

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Knopf: 2001

Seller ID: 0131547

ISBN: 0676974406

Condition: Very good


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The Way Of All Flesh

By: Samuel Butler

Price: $8.75

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1986

Seller ID: 0073354

ISBN: 0140430121

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Pamela

By: Samuel Richardson

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Norton: 1958

Seller ID: 0062910

ISBN: 0393001660

Condition: Good


Unfolding through letters, the novel depicts with much feeling Pamela's struggles to decide how to respond to her would-be seducer and to determine her place in society. Samuel Richardson (1689 1761), a prominent London printer, is considered by many the father of the English novel, and Pamela the first modern novel. Following its hugely successful publication in 1740, it went on to become one of the most influential books in literary history, setting the course for the ... View more info