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The Hamlet

By: William Faulkner

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Vintage: 1958

Seller ID: 0131435

Condition: Fair


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Lord Of The Flies

By: William Golding

Price: $10.99

Publisher: Penguin: 2016

Seller ID: 0047168N

ISBN: 0399501487

Condition: New Book


Before "The Hunger Games" there was "Lord of the Flies" Lord of the Flies remains as provocative today as when it was first published in 1954, igniting passionate debate with its startling, brutal portrait of human nature. Though critically acclaimed, it was largely ignored upon its initial publication. Yet soon it became a cult favorite among both students and literary critics who compared it to J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye in its influence on modern t... View more info

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To The Ends Of The Earth

By: William Golding

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Faber And Faber: 1991

Seller ID: 0136517

ISBN: 0571223214

Condition: Very good


To the Ends of the Earth, William Golding's great sea trilogy, presents the extraordinary story of a warship's troubled journey to Australia in the early 1800s. Told through the pages of Edmund Talbolt's journall--with equal measure of wit and disdain--it records the mounting tensions and growing misfortunes aboard the ancient ship. An instant maritime classic, and one of Golding's finest achievements, the trilogy was adapted into a major three-part Mastpiece Theatre dra... View more info

Apes Angels and Victorians

By: William Irvine

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Time-Life Books: 1981

Seller ID: 0061927

Condition: Very good


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So Long See You Tomorrow

By: William Maxwell

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Vintage: 1996

Seller ID: 0117860

ISBN: 0679767207

Condition: Very good


In this magically evocative novel, William Maxwell explores the enigmatic gravity of the past, which compels us to keep explaining it even as it makes liars out of us every time we try. On a winter morning in the 1920s, a shot rings out on a farm in rural Illinois. A man named Lloyd Wilson has been killed. And the tenuous friendship between two lonely teenagers--one privileged yet neglected, the other a troubled farm boy--has been shattered.Fifty years later, one of thos... View more info

News From Nowhere and Selected Writings and Designs

By: William Morris

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1962

Seller ID: 0096721

ISBN: 0140431152

Condition: Very good


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Hamlet

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1988

Seller ID: 0050203

ISBN: 0553212923

Condition: Good


One of the greatest plays of all time, the compelling tragedy of the tormented young prince of Denmark continues to capture the imaginations of modern audiences worldwide. Confronted with evidence that his uncle murdered his father, and with his mother's infidelity, Hamlet must find a means of reconciling his longing for oblivion with his duty as avenger. The ghost, Hamlet's feigned madness, Ophelia's death and burial, the play within a play, the "closet scene" in which ... View more info

Henry IV Part I

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Oxford: 1984

Seller ID: 0051008

ISBN: 0198319487

Condition: Very good


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Romeo and Juliet

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Scholastic: 1969

Seller ID: 0053881

ISBN: 0590975986

Condition: Good


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Julius Caesar

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Washington Square Press: 1992

Seller ID: 0056172

ISBN: 0671722719

Condition: Very good


FOLGER Shakespeare Library: the world's leading center for Shakespeare studies. Each edition includes: - Freshly edited text based on the best early printed version of the play- Full explanatory notes conveniently placed on pages facing the text of the play- Scene-by-scene plot summaries- A key to famous lines and phrases- An introduction to reading Shakespeare's language- An essay by a leading Shakespeare scholar providing a modern perspective on th... View more info

Henry IV Part I

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Signet Classics: 0000

Seller ID: 0063256

ISBN: 0451521307

Condition: Good


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Romeo and Juliet

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Signet Classics: 1998

Seller ID: 0121142

ISBN: 0451526864

Condition: Good


Joining Bruce Coville's earlier prose adaptations of Shakespeare's plays is this picture book treatment of the Bard's most popular work ever. The tender story of the young star-crossed lovers from warring families, Romeo and Juliet has moved audiences to tears for four hundred years. And Coville tells it in a way that will surely whet the appetite of young audiences, who will then find even greater enjoyment in the original. As with his earlier adaptations, Coville exper... View more info

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Richard III

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Signet Classics: 1988

Seller ID: 0122474

ISBN: 0451522664

Condition: Good


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Henry V

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Signet Classics: 1998

Seller ID: 0122475

ISBN: 0451526902

Condition: Good


"This day is call'd the feast of Crispian: He that outlives this day, and comes safe home, will stand a tip-toe when this day is nam'd. And rouse him at the name of Crispian." Revised and repackaged, this new edition of "Henry V" includes a new Overview by Sylvan Barnet, an updated bibliography, suggested references, stage and film history, and much more. View more info

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Henry V

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1988

Seller ID: 0127834

ISBN: 0553212958

Condition: Good


A triumphantly patriotic play that also casts a critical eye at war and warriors, this great epic drama depicts a charismatic ruler in a time of national struggle. The young King Henry's victory over the French despite overwhelming odds creates a spectacle of action, color, and thundering battles. Whether the warrior-king is urging his men "Once more unto the breach, dear friends," or wooing Katharine of France, Henry is magnificently adapted to the role he must play in ... View more info

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Romeo and Juliet

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1988

Seller ID: 0127835

ISBN: 0553213059

Condition: Good


The magnificent, timeless drama is the world's most famous tale of " star-crossed lovers." The young, unshakable love of Juliet and Romeo defies the feud that divides their families-- the Capulets and Montagues-- as their desperate need to be together, their secret meetings, and finally their concealed marriage drive them toward tragedy. A masterwork that has long captured the hearts of audiences, this romantic tragedy has become part of the literary heritage of all peop... View more info

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Romeo and Juliet

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1979

Seller ID: 0130182

ISBN: 0140714197

Condition: Good


Incorporating thirty-eight volumes of Shakespeare's work, this superb series is distinguished by its skilled and unobtrusive editing, under the scholarly and sensitive supervision of Alfred Harbage.Great pains have been taken to follow Shakespeare's intentions with regard to the act and scene division and the exact form of speech. The editing has been done from the quarto or folio texts, depending on which is considered more authoritative, and the ideal has been to re... View more info

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Twelfth Night

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Signet Classic: 1998

Seller ID: 0130387

ISBN: 0451526767

Condition: Good


Our Signet Classic Shakespeare Series was extensively revised in 1998. We offer the best of everything -- unforgettable works edited by eminent Shakespeare scholars, comprehensive notes on the text, an essay on Shakespeare's life and times, source material, critical commentaries, extensive bibliographies, and footnotes. And there's more-- Grow with the times by including both historical and thoroughly contemporary critical commentary on such issues as feminist, polit... View more info

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The Tempest

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Oxford: 1998

Seller ID: 0131136

ISBN: 0192834142

Condition: Good


Though written near the end of his career, The Tempest stands first in Shakespeare's First Folio of 1623. Recently redefined by modern criticism as a romance, the play has been read as an escapist fantasy, a political allegory, and a celebratory fiction. Most often, however, The Tempest is interpreted as a summary of Shakespeare's view of his own art of playwriting. In this edition, Stephen Orgel reassesses the evidence for each of these critical speculations, and finds ... View more info

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Othello

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New American Library: 1987

Seller ID: 0083123

ISBN: 0451521323

Condition: Good


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