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1 Garden Of Stories: Jardín De Cuentos.
Red Crane Books, Albuquereque. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Eleven-year-old Tomas visits his uncle and learns a lot about his New Mexican cultural heritage from this wise storyteller. The stories are presented in both Spanish and English. Well-known Southwestern author and storyteller Jim Sagel was the author of several titles including Where the Cinnamon Winds Blow, Dancing to Pay the Light Bill, and Always the Heart. He won numerous awards for his fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, including the El Premio Literario Ciudad de San Sebastian, Spain, 1997. The prize was given for the best play written in Spanish. Sagel was the first person outside of Spain to receive the award. "The 11-year-old narrator of these ten stories (presented side-by-side in vibrant English and Spanish) paints the world of Coyote, New Mexico, in authentic and powerful colors. . . . Sagel creates a beguiling world where witches, angels, talking trees, bewitched tortillas, and a tattletale trout are as natural as sagebrush and snakeweed."-- NAPRA Review 
Price: 12.30 USD
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2 Georgian Stories 1926: With Portraits.
G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York: 1927. First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. 
Includes The Van Zant Dinner by Sandra Alexander, The Contessa by Martin Armstrong, Prentice by Gerald Bullett, The Higgler by A. E. Coppard, Holiday Group by E. M. Delafield, The Big Drum by William Gerhardi, Fairy Godmother by Aldous Huxley, Mr. Kilcoe, M.A. by Dorothy Johnson, Bradsmith Was Right by Denis Mackail, An Honest Woman by W. Somerset Maugham, The Picnic by Ethel Colburn Mayne, The Tunnel by John Metcalfe, Defeat by Geoffrey Moss, The Tent by Liam O'Flaherty, The Hermit by Kenneth Potter, The Fifteenth of November by Gertrude Stein, and The Balance by Evelyn Waugh. 
Price: 47.03 USD
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3 Reader's Digest Condensed Books - Volume Four 1956, Autumn Selections.
The Reader's Digest Association, Pleasantville: 1956. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Contains: The Nun's Story by Kathryn Hulme; Merry Christmas, Mr. Baxter by Edward Streeter; The Success by Helen Howe; The Diamond Hitch by Frank O'Rourke; and The Sleeping Partner by Winston Graham. 
Price: 2.85 USD
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4 World's Great Adventure Stories: One Volume Edition.
Walter J. Black, Inc., New York: 1929. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Fair condition. Torn spine. 
A collection of stories by famous authors of the time. Includes Twain, Melville, Plato, Dickens, De Maupassant, Chekhov, Poe, Hugo, Doyle, Kipling and others. 
Price: 11.40 USD
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5 "DE WIT, JOOST & BARKAN, STANLEY H." 50 Dutch & Flemish Novelists.
Cross-Cultural Communications 0893040312 / 9780893040314 First s New 
Excerpts from 50 Dutch & Flemish novels. 
Price: 23.75 USD
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6 "DOBRIN, ARTHUR" Salted With Fire
CCC Distribution First s New 

Price: 9.50 USD
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7 "SAKI" (H. H. MUNRO); MILNE, A. A. (INTRODUCTION). The Chronicles Of Clovis.
The Viking Press, New York: 1928. Reprint Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. Edge of covers are discolored. 
With regard to Saki's character, Clovis, A. A. Milne, the famed children's writer, has noted, I . . . [am] confident that ten minutes of his conversation, more surely than any words of mine, will have given him the freedom your house." 
Price: 9.93 USD
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8 (KUZNETSOV), A. ANATOLY. Babi Yar: A Document In The Form Of A Novel.
Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York: 1970. 0374107610 / 9780374107611 First Printing of this edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. 
In the vast literature of World War II, no story is more tragic, more awesome than the two-year occupation of Kiev by Nazi troops. Here is the first extensive account - fiction or non-fiction - of that terrible period of time from 1941 to 1943 in which the Germans systematically murdered some 200,000 people, beginning with the barbaric massacre of 50,000 Russian Jews at the ravine on the outskirts of the city known as Babi Yar. Translated into English from the Russian by David Floyd. 
Price: 20.43 USD
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9 A. D. G. L'otage Est Sans Pitie.
Gallimard, Paris: 1976. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Charbo etait un petit employe de banque qui revait d'un gros coup. Et comme la prise d'otages est de la mode, il decida d'en effectuer une avec les moyens du bord et avec le personnel de service. Mais les moyens etaient tres moyens et le service tres personnel. . . 
Price: 18.95 USD
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10 AARON, CHESTER. About Us.
McGraw-Hill Book Company, New york: 1967. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
The story of a family- made up, like all families, of people and dreams, and of the events that come between the people and their dreams. 
Price: 109.25 USD
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11 AARON, PAUL. Bush Doubles Oil Price ... And Other Stories Fact And Fiction.
Saura Press, Hillshorough: 2004. 1933191015 / 9781933191010 First edition (unstated). s Softcover. Brand New Book. 
Stories include: A Connecticut Cowboy in Kin George's Court, The Thousandth Soldier, Lili Putian - Gulliver's Travels Updated, and Bush Doubles Gas Tax. 
Price: 14.01 USD
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12 AARONS, EDWARD S. Assignment: Helene.
Fawcett Publications, Greenwich: 1963. Second Printing. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
"She looked soft, helpless and desirable, but Sam Durell knew that she was more deadly than an assassin;s bullet. An ingenious, jet-fast novel of espinage by Edward S. Aarons." - From the front cover of Assignment: Helene. 
Price: 4.04 USD
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13 ABE, KOBO; SAUNDERS, E. DALE. (TRANSLATED BY). The Ruined Map.
Vintage Books, New York: 2001. 0375726527 / 9780375726521 s Softcover. Good condition. 
"An exciting, imaginative, and entertaining novel... Rich in atmosphere." - San Francisco Chronicle 
Price: 13.30 USD
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14 ABISH, WALTER. Alphabetical Africa.
New Directions Book, New York: 1974. 0811205339 / 9780811205337 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 28.74 USD
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15 ABRAHAM, PEARL. The Romance Reader.
Riverhead Books, New York: 1995. 1573220159 / 9781573220156 Second Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Like New. 
The world Pearl Abraham opens for us is both tantalizingly foreign and suprisingly familiar, its customs and laws at once comforting and restrictive. With apparent ease she has masterfully re-created the tensions and dilemmas that an individual must face within any community. Her extraordinary heroine, whose desire to be good is at constant odds with her impulse to sin, will live long after the book is closed, and her subject of blossoming female desire in a world that does not recognize unmarried sexual longing will resonate strongly with women of all backgrounds. 
Price: 5.70 USD
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16 ABRAHAMS, ROBERT D. Room For A Son.
The Jewish Publication Society of America, Philadelphia: 1951. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good reading copy. Dustjacket has chips and tears. Pages are discolored. 
This novel tells a simple, moving and intensely human story about a Jewish family in a small American town and the young refugee whom they adopted. 
Price: 47.03 USD
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17 ABRAHAMS, ROBERT. Mr. Benjamin's Sword.
Jewish Publication Society of America, New York: 1948. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. Dustjacket has slight chips and tears. 
This is a tale of high adventire, written in the great tradition of Robert Louis Stevenson and John Buchan. 
Price: 33.25 USD
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18 ABRAHAMS, WILLIAM (EDITOR & INTRODUCTION). Prize Stories 1989 - The O. Henry Awards.
Doubleday and Company, Inc., New York: 1989. 038524534X First Edition. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Short stories selected by the Society of Arts and Sciences as the Best Short Stories published by American authors in American magazines in the period from the summer of 1987 to the summer of 1988. First Prize winner was Ernest J. Finney for "Peacocks"; Second Prize Winner - Joyce Carol Oates for "House Hunting"; and Third Prize Winner - Harriet Doerr for "Edie: A Life." Other authors included are Jean Ross, Starkey Flythe, Jr., Alice Adams, Frances Sherwood, Banning K. Lary, T, Coraghessan Boyle, Catherine Petroski, James Salter, David Foster Wakkace, Susan Minot, Millicent Dillon, Charles Simmons, John Casey, Barbara Grizzuti Harrison,Rick Bass, Ellen Herman, and Charles Dickinson. 
Price: 6.37 USD
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19 ABRAHAMS, WILLIAM (EDITOR & INTRODUCTION). Prize Stories 1995 - The O. Henry Awards.
Doubleday and Company, Inc., New York: 1995. 0385476728 / 9780385476720 First Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
This is the 75th anniversary edition. Short stories selected by the Society of Arts and Sciences as the Best Short Stories published by American authors in American magazines in the period from the summer of 1993 to the summer of 1994. First Prize winner was Cornelia Nixon for "The Women Come and Go"; Second Prize Winner - John J. Clayton for "Talking to Charlie"; and Third Prize Winner - Elizabeth Hardwick for "Shot: A New York Story." Other authors included are Padgett Powell, Alice Adams, Elliot Krieger, Peter Cameron, Allegra Goodman, Ellen Gilchrist, Joyce Carol Oates, Michael Byers, David Gates, Deborah Eisenberg, Bernard Cooper, Edward J. Delaney, Alison Baker, John Updike, Anne Whitney Pierce, Charles Baxter, Robin Bradford, and Perry Klass. 
Price: 13.25 USD
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20 ABRAMS, MARGARET. Awakened.
The Jewish Publication Society of America, Philadelphia: 1962. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. The binding seems to be on the verge of breaking. 

Price: 17.81 USD
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