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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 Abbott, Lee K. Love Is the Crooked Thing: Stories (Bright Leaf Short Fiction III)
Algonquin Books 1986 091269730X / 9780912697307 Hardcover Like New 
Hardcover in dust jacket. NO wear, no marks or defects. Signed by the author on the title page; no gift inscription.

11 short stories include variations on familiar themes: romance on a bus trip, a young man who faces death to win his wife, the relationship of a father and son, a pro football player's decision to marry, and a soldier's experiences in Vietnam Most of the stories, set in the border state of New Mexico, are redolent of down-home insularity, peopled with extravagantly named, raffish characters with expressive diction.

Lee K. Abbott is the author of seven collections of short stories and is a professor emeritus of English at the Ohio State University in Columbus. He attended college at the University of New Mexico. 
Price: 30.00 USD

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3 Acker, Kathy Great Expectations: A Novel (Acker, Kathy)
Grove Press 1994 0802131557 / 9780802131553 Paperback Like New 
Clean softcover. NO marks or flaws. Text pages clean; no age tanning. Unread; Very presentable. 
Price: 31.25 USD
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L'Univers De La Science-Fiction (Evergreen Series), Ackerman, Forrest J.
4 Ackerman, Forrest J. L'Univers De La Science-Fiction (Evergreen Series)
Taschen 1998 3822873241 / 9783822873243 Hardcover Good 
Hardcover, with no marks or writing in book. Binding holding up well, but lacks a dust jacket. Text is in French. Hardcover: 240 pages. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 Adams, Richard; Yvonne Gilbert; Jennif. The Unbroken Web: Stories and Fables
Crown Publishers 1988 0517542315 / 9780517542316 Hardcover Very Good 
Hardcover 1st American Edition in dust jacket. Clean, with no marks or writing in book. No flaws or defects; just a trace of light age toning. Otherwise like new, and fully presentable. 141 pages. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Albertine Sarrazin; Patsy Southgate Astragal: A Novel
Very Good 
Hardcover in dust jacket. Stated First Printing. No marks or writing in book. Binding is sound. Jacket has a trace ofwear and faint soil; a small chip to bottom edge of rear panel. Upper tips are lightly bumped. Translated by Patsy Southgate; all text is in English. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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7 Aliesan, Jody As If It Will Matter
0931188032 / 9780931188039 Used: Very Good 
Like new, but spine is lightly sunned. NO marks or writing in book. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 Alter, Robert Partial Magic: The Novel as Self-Conscious Genre
0520027558 / 9780520027558 Used: Good 
Good condition hardcover ex-library copy in dust jacket. Has the usual library markings. Binding holding up nicely. 
Price: 20.98 USD
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9 Andersch, Alfred Der Vater Eines Morders (German Edition)
3257204981 / 9783257204988 Paperback New 
New softcover, with no marks or flaws. No sign of wear or damage. Neues Papiereinbandes, ohne Markierungen oder Fehler. Kein Zeichen der Abnutzung oder der Besch?digung. 
Price: 14.50 USD
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10 Andersen, H. C The ugly duckling
0448042355 / 9780448042350 Collectible; Very Good 
1971 hardcover. Very Good, with no writing or marks to the book. Original price sticker on front cover. A little light age overall, but still nice and clean. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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11 Andersen, Hans Christian The Emperor's New Clothes: An All-Star Retelling of the Classic Fairy Tale
Houghton Mifflin 1998 0151004366 / 9780151004362 Hardcover Like New 
Never opened, never read; hardcover in glossy dust jacket. CD still sealed inside back cover. Lightest evidence of faint shelfwear/rubbing. Otherwise Fine. 85 pages.

A fully illustrated retelling of the classic fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen complete with compact disc of more than forty-five of the grandest talents in the entertainment world. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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12 Andersen, Hans Christian The Princess and the Pea
072145433X / 9780721454337 Hardcover New 
New condition, unused miniature pop-up book. No marks or flaws; no sign of wear. All pop-ups are pristine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 Anghelaki-Rooke, Katerina Beings And Things On Their Own
0918526477 / 9780918526472 Paperback Used: Like New 
Softcover. As new, with no marks or writing in book. NO signs of wear. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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14 Anne Pellowski Folk Tales & Legends Of Eastern Europe, told by Anne Pellowski [Vinyl]
CMS Records 1968 LP Like New 
Factory Sealed record still sealed in original shrink wrap. Previously owned, but Never opened.


A1. The Sword Of Yanosik

A2. Little Carved One

B1. Nine Crying Dolls

B2. Grandfather Matthew

B3. The Trumpeter Of Krakow

Price: 19.50 USD

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Tableaux Vivants: Fifteen Erotic Tales., ANONYMOUS (Paul Perret); Erotika Biblion Society
15 ANONYMOUS (Paul Perret); Erotika Biblion Society Tableaux Vivants: Fifteen Erotic Tales.
Grove Press 1969 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Nicolaus Vadasz 
Stated First Printing; Grove Press 1969 hardcover in dust jacket. Illustrated by Nicolaus Vadasz (illustrator). Translated from the French by a member of the Erotika Biblion Society. NO marks or writing in book. Almost like new, bur rear jacket panel has a tiny closed tear to top edge. Otherwise Fine. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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16 Armour, Richard; Gurney, Eric Richard Armour's Punctured Poems
0912800550 / 9780912800554 Used: Very Good 
1982 softcover, with no marks or writing in book. Spine is a bit sunned; covers have a little rubbing and scant evidence of prior handling. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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17 Arthur A. Cohen Artists and Enemies: Three Novellas
David R Godine 1987 0879236507 / 9780879236502 Hardcover Like New Like New 
Fine. Hardcover in dust jacket. Stated First Edition. No marks or flaws. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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18 Arthur Thoma. The Sleeping Beauty and Other Fairy Tales From the Old French
0913870986 / 9780913870983 Collectible; Very Good 
First Abaris printing. Oversize hardcover in dust jacket with light edgewear and a few closed tears. No writing or marks to book. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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A Nest of Ninnies, Ashbery, John; Schuyler, James
19 Ashbery, John; Schuyler, James A Nest of Ninnies
Z Press 1982 0915990024 / 9780915990023 Paperback Like New 
Creative collaboration between two respected poet/critics. Beautiful, as-new softcover copy. No signs of wear. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Asimov, Isaac Foundation's Edge (Excerpts) Read by the Author
Caedmon 1982 0898452112 / 9780898452112 Audio Cassette Like New 
New, unopened product. Caedmon's 1982 release; still in original shrink-wrap. Never opened; never played. No marks or defects. Consists of excerpts read by the author. One tape. Side A is 25:54 minutes in length. Side B is 31:25. Scarce. As packaged and sold over 35 years ago.

A continuation of the "Foundation" trilogy.

It is 498 years since the two Foundations came into existence - half-way through the Interregnum planned by Hari Seldon. The Second Foundation has once more successfully concealed its existence so that the laws of psychohistory can operate to usher in a new Empire ruled by the mental sciences. The Second Foundation is thought to be extinct ... except by Councilman Golan Trevize. Trevize fears that the mysterious Second Foundation will bid for power once a new Galactic Empire is established. To prevent Trevize spreading alarm' the Mayor of Terminus exiles him to the abandoned ruins of Trantor. Accompanying Trevize is Janov Pelorat' Professor of Ancient History at the University of Terminus. Pelorat hopes to find on Trantor a clue to the location of the planet that gave birth to the human race. His belief in the existence of Earth is considered as far-fetched as Trevize's belief that the Second Foundation endures. But the truths discovered by both of them on Trantor are far stranger than they could have guessed. 
Price: 100.00 USD

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