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1 A.S. Byatt Opowiadania z Matisse'em w tle (Polish)
Proszynski i S-ka 1999 8371804938 / 9788371804939 Hardcover Very Good 
Hardcover with glossy Fauvist front side. NO marks; no writing in book. Text is in Polish. Three stories celebrate the eye even as they reveal its unexpected proximity to the heart. Each of A.S. Byatt's narratives is in some way inspired by a painting of Henri Matisse, but also about the intimate connection between seeing and feeling. Superbly crafted, intensely observed, The Matisse Stories is a reflection of a master's spellbinding authority.

Twarda oprawa z błyszczącą fowistyczną stroną przednią. NO znaków; bez pisania w książce. Tekst jest w języku polskim. Trzy historie cieszą oko, nawet gdy ujawniają nieoczekiwaną bliskość serca. Każdy z A.S. Narracje Byatta są w pewien sposób inspirowane obrazem Henri Matisse'a, ale także intymnym związkiem pomiędzy widzeniem a uczuciem. Znakomicie dopracowane, intensywnie obserwowane Opowieści Matisse'a są odzwierciedleniem mistrza magii. 
Price: 18.00 USD

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2 Ballard, J G Terminal Beach
Berkley Books 1964 0575401311 / 9780575401310 Paperback Like New 
Paperback. Berkley Edition, June 1964. Pristine copy. NO wear, no signs of handling. No marks or flaws. Pages are slightly age-toned, as one would expect. A desirable collector's item from the Ballard check list. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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3 Baraka, Amiri Tales of the Out & Gone
Akashic Books 2006 1933354127 / 9781933354125 Paperback New 
Bright, new softcover with NO marks or flaws.Paperback: 221 pages. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Bustamante, Guillermo Convicciones y otras debilidades mentales
Deriva Ediciones 2005 9589748465 / 9789589748466 Paperback New 
Fifty stories. New softcover. No marks or flaws; no signs of wear. Text is in Spanish. Softcover, published 2005. 114 pages. Text fully in Spanish. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Charters, David The Insiders: A Portfolio of Stories from High Finance
0312333811 / 9780312333812 New 
Brand new hardcover in glossy dust jacket. NO remainder marks; no flaws or defects. Handsome copy of the First Printing. Perfect for collecting or gift-giving. 
Price: 18.50 USD
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Uglified Ducky: Traditional And Original Stories, Claflin, Willy
6 Claflin, Willy Uglified Ducky: Traditional And Original Stories
August House 2006 0874837014 / 9780874837018 Abridged Audiobook New 
Brand new CD audiobook; still sealed. Never opened; no defects or flaws. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Seek the House of Relatives, COOK-LYNN, Elizabeth
7 COOK-LYNN, Elizabeth Seek the House of Relatives
Blue Cloud Quarterly Press 1983 Paperback Very Good 
The Blue Cloud Quarterly,Volume 29, Number 4. 12 poems and an 8-page story ("A Visit from Reverend Tileston") by Lakota poet and Associate Professor of English and Indian Studies at Eastern Washington University, Elizabeth Cook-Lynn. She has stated that the contemporary poet is someone who must "consecrate history and event, survival and joy and sorrow, the significance of ancestors and the unborn."

Our copy is like new, but has been imprinted with address of subscriber on back cover. Otherwise Fine. 
Price: 60.00 USD

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8 Elmslie, Kenward Postcards on Parade: A Musical Play
0917453301 / 9780917453304 Paperback Collectible; Like New 
Scarce paperback. As new. Includes music. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Peripheral Vision ( Author's Choice Monthly, Issue # 6 ), Fowler, Karen Joy
9 Fowler, Karen Joy Peripheral Vision ( Author's Choice Monthly, Issue # 6 )
Pulphouse/Axolotl 1990 Paperback Good 
Softcover. NO marks or writing in book. Binding has some age-toning and a little light wear.

Short fiction collection. Five stories from the late 1980's and 1990. 
Price: 12.50 USD

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10 Gavell, Mary Ladd I Cannot Tell a Lie, Exactly
0375506128 / 9780375506123 Collectible; Like New 
First Edition. Very Fine in a pristine dust jacket. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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The Half Pint Flask, Heyward, DuBose
11 Heyward, DuBose The Half Pint Flask
Farrar & Rinehart 1929 Hardcover Fair Joseph Sandford 
1929 hardcover, bound in black cloth. 55 pages. No marks or writing in book. Touch of light wear to tips of corners and bottom of boards. Lacks a dust jacket, but has those wonderful folk-deco illustrations of Joseph Sandford. Quite a nice copy, but without the elusive dust jacket. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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12 Hoffmann, E.T.A. Die Abenteuer Der Silvesternacht
Insel-Verlag 1953 Hardcover Very Good 
1953 hardcover in paper-covered boards. 53 pages : illustrations. Illustrated by Fritz Fischer. NO marks or writing in book. Has a few very faint signs of handling. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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13 Horrocks, Caitlin This Is Not Your City: Stories
Sarabande Books 2011 1932511911 / 9781932511918 Paperback New 
New softcover in glossy binding, with no marks or flaws. 224 pages. No sign of handling or wear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14 Howard, Stephanie; Leppin, Paul; Spadafora, Fedele; Nesto. Others' Paradise
8090125751 / 9788090125759 Collectible; Like New 
Scarce. Hardcover in dust jacket. No marks, no flaws. Pristine. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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15 Jaffe, Sherril Young Lust & Others (Sparrow No. 9)
Black Sparrow Press 1973 Pamphlet Like New 
Stapled pamphlet, published June, 1973. Small collection of stories. Sparrow 9. Bright and clean, with no marks or writing in booklet. No signs of wear or age. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 Jean Ferniot Les Honnetes Gens (Decent People)
Le Cercle du Nouveau Livre / Librairie Jules Tallandier 1976 Hardcover Like New Very Good 
1976 hardcover in clear plastic dust jacket, as issued. 212 pages, plus a 36-page signature of photographs. Text fully in French. NO marks or flaws. This copy is number 5166. 1976 hardcover, published in a limited edition for members of Cercle du Nouveau Livre. Gold cloth stamped in black; 212 pages, plus a 36-page signature of photographs. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Tutti i Racconti, Kafka, Franz; Giulio Raio (Introduction)
17 Kafka, Franz; Giulio Raio (Introduction) Tutti i Racconti
Grandi Tascabili Economici Newton 1992 8854103799 / 9788854103795 Paperback Very Good 
1992 book bound into pictorial cloth covers. Complete short stories of Kafka in Italian. 358 pp. No marks or writing in book. Text is fully in Italian. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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A.M. Klein: Short Stories, Klein, A.M.; Moses W. Steinberg
18 Klein, A.M.; Moses W. Steinberg A.M. Klein: Short Stories
University of Toronto Press 1983 0802064698 / 9780802064691 Paperback Like New 
Glossy softcover with no marks or writing. XXV, 338 pages. Rear cover has some age-toning. Otherwise Fine.

A.M. Klein's reputation as a writer on his poetry and to a lesser extent on his remarkable poetic novel The Second Scroll. But he also wrote many short stories over a period of more than a quarter of a century. Until now few people have been aware of their existence; many exist only in manuscript form, and most of those that were published appeared in magazines that were not readily accessible to the general reading public. This volume bring them together. Klein's range of themes and styles in his short fiction, as in his poetry and in his journalistic writing, is broad. He draws on his Jewish experience, focusing on legends, festivals, and ceremonies, well-known character types, and familiar aspects of Jewish life -- in the synagogue, in the home, and on the streets. Klein was not limited, however, by his Jewish concerns, for he also wrote social and political satire and parodies of the detective story and of literary debates. His pervasive sense of humor is often closely associated with his feeling for the macabre, producing a quality of black comedy that is distinctly Kleinian. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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19 Lenz, Siegfried Der Geist der Mirabelle: Geschichten aus Bollerup (German Edition)
Hoffmann und Campe 1975 3455042066 / 9783455042061 Hardcover Like New Like new 
Hoffmann & Campe, 1975. 125 pages. New condition hardcover in glossy dust jacket. No marks or writing in book. Fresh copy with no sign of wear. A collection of twelve short stories about strange rural people that make bizarre choices, or rather normal urban people disguised as rural inhabitants in a small seashore village. Dark humor in German. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 Levi, Primo A Tranquil Star: Unpublished Stories
Penguin 2007 0713999551 / 9780713999556 Hardcover Like New Like New 
First Edition hardcover; 176 pages. Book is in dust jacket, with no marks or wear. Bright, fresh copy.

Profound, moving and compassionate, Primo Levi was one of the most astonishing voices to emerge from the twentieth century. This is a selection of his fiction, and the tales are testament to one of the literary masters of our age. 
Price: 16.00 USD

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