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1 Mermaids: An Anthology Of Verse And Prose
OLD FORGE 184090013X / 9781840900132 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Mermaids brings together some of the works of the greatest painters and writers of our time. The poetry and prose of Shakespeare, Wilde, Rosetti and Keats, along with stunning illustrations by Magritte, Rubens, Munch, Dulac, Rackham. A wonderful gift book! 
Price: 57.95 USD
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2 ADLER, FRANCES PAYNE (EDITOR); BUSMAN, DEBRA (EDITOR); GARCIA, DIANA (EDITOR). Fire And Ink: An Anthology Of Social Action Writing.
University of Arizona Press, Tucson . s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Fire and Ink is a powerful and impassioned anthology of stories, poems, interviews, and essays that confront some of the most pressing social issues of our day. Designed to inspire and inform, this collection embodies the concepts of "breaking silence," "bearing witness," resistance, and resilience. Beyond students and teachers, the book will appeal to all readers with a commitment to social justice. Fire and Ink brings together, for the first time in one volume, politically engaged writing by poets, fiction writers, and essayists. Including many of our finest writers—Martín Espada, Adrienne Rich, June Jordan, Patricia Smith, Gloria Anzaldúa, Sharon Olds, Arundhati Roy, Sonia Sanchez, Carolyn Forche, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, Alice Walker, Linda Hogan, Gary Soto, Kim Blaeser, Minnie Bruce Pratt, Li-Young Lee, and Jimmy Santiago Baca, among others—this is an indispensable collection. This groundbreaking anthology marks the emergence of social action writing as a distinct field within creative writing and literature. Featuring never-before-published pieces, as well as reprinted material, Fire and Ink is divided into ten sections focused on significant social issues, including identity, sexuality and gender, the environment, social justice, work, war, and peace. The pieces can often be gripping, such as "Frame," in which Adrienne Rich confronts government and police brutality, or Chris Abani's "Ode to Joy," which documents great courage in the face of mortal danger. Fire and Ink serves as a wonderful reader for a wide range of courses, from composition and rhetoric classes to courses in ethnic studies, gender studies, American studies, and even political science, by facing a past that was often accompanied by injustice and suffering. But beyond that, this collection teaches us that we all have the power to create a more equitable and just future. 
Price: 31.54 USD
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3 ARLEN, MICHAEL. May Fair: Being An Entertainment Purporting To Reveal To Gentlefolk The Real State Of Affairs Existing In The Very Heart Of London During The Fifteenth And Galanteries Of These Charming People.
George H. Doran, New York: 1925. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Fair condition.Cover has a rip at the spine, Webbing is exposed at the back inside cover. 

Price: 7.84 USD
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4 ASIMOV, ISAAC. The Winds Of Change And Other Stories.
Del Rey Books, New York: 1983. 0345311884 / 9780345311887 s Softcover. Good condition. Library discard. 
A 21-story salute featuring many matters of great import by Isaac Asimov. 
Price: 3.09 USD
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5 BAUSCH, RICHARD; KULKA, JOHN; DANFORD, NATALIE (EDITORS). Best New American Voices 2008.
Harcourt, Inc., Orlando: 2007. 0156031493 / 9780156031493 Uncorrected Proof. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Critically acclaimed novelist and short story writer Richard Bausch continues the tradition of identifying the best young writers on the cusp of their careers in this year's volume of Best New American Voices. Here are stories culled from hundreds of writing programs such as the Iowa Writers' Workshop and Johns Hopkins and from summer conferences such as Sewanee and Bread Loaf—as well as a complete list of contact information for these programs. This collection showcases tomorrow's literary stars: Julie Orringer, Adam Johnson, William Gay, David Benioff, Rattawut Lapcharoensap, Maile Meloy, Amanda Davis, Jennifer Vanderbes, and John Murray are just some of the acclaimed authors whose early work has appeared in this series since its launch in 2000. The best new American voices are heard here first. 
Price: 13.78 USD
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6 BORGES, JORGE LUIS; KERRIGAN, ANTHONY (EDITOR). A Personal Anthology.
Grove Press, New York: 1967. Second Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Very good reading copy. Library discard. 

Price: 66.98 USD
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7 CHEVIGNY, BELL GALE (EDITOR); PREJEAN, SISTER HELEN (FOREWORD). Doing Time: 25 Years Of Prison Writing.
Arcade Publishing, New York: 1999. 1559704780 / 9781559704786 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 23.51 USD
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8 CHRISTMAN, HENRY M.; MCWILLIAMS, CAREY (INTRODUCTION). One Hundred Years Of The Nation: A Centennial Anthology 1865 - 1965.
The Macmillan Company, New York: 1965, First Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Among the many distinguished contributors in this collection are: Henry James on social life in Newport; Bernard Berenson on Dante and Botticelli; Robert Benchley on the Red Menace; Sinclair Lewis on Minnesota; H. L. Mencken on H. L. Mencken, John Dos Passos on the American Legion; Andre Malraux on the Spanish Civil War; Thomas Mann on Nazi Germany; plus pieces by Hannah Arendt, Reinhold Niebuhr, Edmund Wilson, C. P. Snow, Bertolt Brecht, and many others. Includes an Index. 
Price: 28.50 USD
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9 COLE, HUBERT (EDITOR). Under The Doctor.
Heinemann, London: 1963. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. Cover has small marks and slight scratches. 
Hubert Cole has compiled an anthology of selected prose including contributions from such writers as Smollett, A. J. Cronin, George Eliot and John Aubrey. 
Price: 25.41 USD
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10 COLLINS, BUD (EDITOR); STOUT, GLENN (SERIES EDITOR). The Best American Sports Writing, 2001.
Houghton-Mifflin Co., Boston: 2001. 0618086269 / 9780618086269 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good conditon. 
Well established as the foremost anthology in its field, "The Best American Sports Writing" brings together the finest writing on sports to appear in the past year. 
Price: 7.84 USD
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11 COMMANGER, HENRY STEELE (EDITOR.) St. Nicholas Anthology.
Random House, New York: 1948. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. 
Contains the "best" of "St. Nicholas," a magazine for boys and girls published at the turn of the century. Included stories, poems, and original illustrations. Includes selections by: Theodore Roosevelt, Alfred Tennyson, Rudyard Kipling, Jack London, Louisa M. Alcott and many others. 
Price: 15.44 USD
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12 DAVIDSON, ART; KAPLAN, JOEL; PAPAJOHN, GEORGE; ZORN, ERIC; SMITH, SALLY BEDELL; GEYER, GEORGIE ANNE Today's Best Nonfiction (volume 13).
Reader's Digest, Pleasantville: 1991. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 23.51 USD
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13 EMERSON, RALPH WALDO; BOSCO, RONALD A. & MYERSON, JOEL (EDITORS). Ralph Waldo Emerson: The Major Prose.
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts and London England: 2015. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
Upon its completion, The Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson (1971-2013) was hailed as a major achievement of scholarship and textual editing. Drawing from the ten volumes of the Collected Works, Ronald A. Bosco and Joel Myerson have gathered some of Emerson's most memorable prose published during his lifetime and under his direct supervision. The editors have enhanced those selections with additional writings to produce the only anthology that represents in a single volume the full range of Emerson's written and spoken prose genres—sermons, lectures, addresses, and essays—that took on their public life in the pulpit or lecture hall, or on the printed page. Ralph Waldo Emerson: The Major Prose demonstrates the remarkable scope of Emerson's interests, from science, literature, art, philosophy, natural history, and religion to pressing social issues such as slavery and women's rights, to the character of his contemporaries, including Lincoln and Thoreau. Emerson's classic essays Nature, "Self-Reliance," and "Experience" complement his less familiar but no less vital texts, including the deeply heterodox sermon on "The Lord's Supper," which effectively announced his resignation from the ministry, and late essays on "American Civilization," "Character," and "Works and Days." Edited according to the most rigorous modern standards, Ralph Waldo Emerson: The Major Prose provides an authoritative compendium of writings by one of America's most significant literary figures and public intellectuals. Ronald A. Bosco, Distinguished Professor of English and American Literature at the State University of New York at Albany, is General Editor of the Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson. Joel Myerson, Carolina Distinguished Professor of American Literature Emeritus at the University of South Carolina, is Textual Editor of the Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson. 
Price: 44.18 USD
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14 FABRICANT, NOAH D.; WERNER, HEINZ ( COMPILED BY). A Treasury Of Doctor Stories.
Frederick Fell, New York: 1946. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. Worn and torn dustjacket. Name of the previous owner appear on the inside end paper. 
Here is an entirely new departure in anthologies-a collection of stories about doctors, nurses, and patients by some of the world's leading writers. 
Price: 8.31 USD
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15 FREEMAN, JAN; WOJCIK, EMILY & BULL, DEBORAH (EDITORS). Sisters: An Anthology.
Paris Press, Ashfield: 2009. First Paris Press Edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
This heartwarming and heart-wrenching collection of stories, memoirs, and poems celebrates the beautifully complex world of sisters. A relationship like no other, the unbreakable link between sisters can be at once sweet and loving, fierce and cruel. From childhood to old age, rivalry to devotion, hysterical laughter to tears of grief, the irrevocable bonds between sisters create a unique journey. Sisters: An Anthology is for anyone who knows sisters, wishes they had a sister, adores their own sister, or would, on occasion, like to trade her in. Contributors include: Joyce Armor, Margaret Atwood, Joan Baez, Claire Bateman, Simone de Beauvoir, Robin Becker, Jane Bowles, Gwendolyn Brooks, Lan Samantha Chang, Marilyn Chin, Catherine Chung, Lucille Clifton, Clare Coss, Edwidge Danticat, Sadie & Bessie Delany, Rita Dove, Delia Ephron, M.F.K. Fisher, Julia Glass, Barbara L. Greenberg, Jane Hirshfield, Cynthia Hogue, Beverly Jensen, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, Ana Maria Jomolca, Mary Karr, Marie Luise Kaschnitz, Tsipi Keller, Barbara Kingsolver, Maxine Kumin, Jeanne M. Leiby, Audre Lorde, Grace Paley, Dorothy Parker, Martha Rhodes, Muriel Rukeyser, Myra Shapiro, Ali Smith, Misty Urban, Alice Walker, Wendy Wasserstein and Daisy Zamora. 
Price: 19.83 USD
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16 GARRITY, DEVIN A. (EDITOR). 44 Irish Short Stories: An Anthology Of Irish Short Fiction From Yeats To Frank O'connor.
The Devin-Adair Company, Old Greenwich. 0517095300 / 9780517095300 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Slight page discoloration. 

Price: 1.19 USD
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17 GARRITY, DEVIN A. (EDITOR). 44 Irish Short Stories: An Anthology Of Irish Short Fiction From Yeats To Frank O'connor.
The Devin-Adair Company, Old Greenwich. 0517095300 / 9780517095300 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
This anthology gathers, for the first time in America, some of the more representative examples of Irish short fiction. The emphasis is on variety. All are a delight to read. Only 21 of the 44 have previously been published in this country. 
Price: 2.85 USD
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18 GINGRICH, ARNOLD. The Bedside Esquire.
Grosset & Dunlap, New York: 1940. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good reading copy. 
Eclectic anthology of stories from the Esquire magazine of the 1930s and 1940s. 
Price: 4.51 USD
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19 GLATZER, NAHUM N. ( EDITED BY). In Time And Eternity.
Schocken Books, New York: 1946. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. Dustjacket has dirt marks and slight chips and scratches. 
This book is an anthology of post biblical Jewish Literature. 
Price: 15.20 USD
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20 GONZALEZ, RIGOBERTO (EDITED). Camino Del Sol: Fifteen Years Of Latina And Latino Writing.
University of Arizona Press, Tucson 2010. First Edition. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Since 1994, the Camino del Sol series has been one of the premier vehicles for Latina/o literary voices. Launched under the auspices of Chicana/o luminary Ray Gonzalez, it quickly established itself A strong and growing presence in Latino literature. —Publishers Weekly in both the Latina/o community and the publishing world as it garnered awards for its outstanding writing. Featuring both established writers and first-time authors, Camino del Sol has published poetry and prose that convey something about the Latina/o experience—works that tap into universal truths through a distinct cultural lens. This volume celebrates fifteen years of books by bringing together some of the series' best work, such as poetry from Francisco X. Alarcón, fiction from Christine Granados, and nonfiction from Luis Alberto Urrea. These voices echo the entire spectrum of Latina/o writing, from Chicana/o to Puerto Rican to Brazilian-American, and take in themes ranging from migration to gender. Awards bestowed upon Camino del Sol titles include the PEN/Beyond Margins Award to Richard Blanco's Directions to the Beach of the Dead; Before Columbus Foundation American Book Awards to Diana García's When Living Was a Labor Camp and Luis Alberto Urrea's Nobody's Son; International Latino Book Awards to Pat Mora's Adobe Odes and Kathleen Alcalá's The Desert Remembers My Name; the Premio Aztlán literary prize to Sergio Troncoso's The Last Tortilla; and the PEN Oakland-Josephine Miles National Literary Award to Kathleen de Azevedo's Samba Dreamers. All of these works are represented in this outstanding collection. 
Price: 28.45 USD
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