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What Are People For?, Berry, Wendell
1 Berry, Wendell What Are People For?
London Rider Books 1991 0712650792 / 9780712650793 First British Edition; First Printing Softcover Very Good 
A remainder stamp to the bottom page edges, otherwise clean. Essays which convey a deep concern for the American economic system and the gluttonous American consumer.; Remainder 
Price: 27.50 USD
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2 Carruth, Hayden; Judith Weissman Working Papers: Selected Essays and Reviews by Hayden Carruth
Athens University of Georgia Press 1982 0820305839 / 9780820305837 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Essays on Camus, Pound, Berryman and several others. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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3 Codrescu, Andrei Raised by Puppets, Only to Be Killed by Research
New York Addison-Wesley 1989 0201121832 / 9780201121834 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed by Codrescu, and dated in New Orleans in the year of publication. Slight browning, and a faint stain to the page edges. Assembled here are his NPR pieces, freestyle columns in which, swimming gleefully against the mainstream, he sounds off on whatever comes to mind. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 30.00 USD
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4 Ehrlich, Gretel Islands, the Universe, Home
New York Viking 1991 0670821616 / 9780670821617 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Ehrlich. A review copy with publisher's material laid in. A slight crease to the top of the front cover. The power and mystery of untamed nature in the Wyoming wilderness is the focus of this essay collection. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5 Ellmann, Richard A Long the Riverrun
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1989 039457768x / 9780394577685 First American Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Slight foxing to the dust jacket flaps. Ellmann planned this selection of his literary and biographical essays before his death in May 1987. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Frazier, Ian Nobody Better, Better Than Nobody
New York Farrar Straus Giroux 1987 0374223106 / 9780374223106 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Frazier. A tiny spot to the fore-edge. A collection of five essays that originally appeared in the New Yorker. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 Gould, Stephen Jay The Best American Essays 2002
Boston Houghton Mifflin 2002 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Very Good Signed by Author
Signed by Bernard Cooper at his contribution. An Uncorrected Proof in plain wrappers. Creasing to the covers, and a small tear to the head of the spine. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 17.50 USD
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8 Jarrell, Randall The Third Book of Criticism
New York Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1971 0374508925 / 9780374508920 Softcover Very Good 
First paperback printing. Foxing to the pages. Collection of nine critical essays which examine Kipling's stories, a novel by Christina Stead, the work of Russian novelists and the poetry of Auden, Frost, Graves, and Stevens. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Jarrell, Randall The Third Book of Criticism
New York Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1969 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Creasing to a few page corners. Publisher's price of $7.50 on the front flap. Collection of nine critical essays which examine Kipling's stories, a novel by Christina Stead, the work of Russian novelists and the poetry of Auden, Frost, Graves, and Stevens. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 Johnson, Diane Terrorists & Novelists
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1982 0394521617 / 9780394521619 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Johnson on the title page. Light soiling to the white dust jacket. The novelist's first essay collection. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Best of A.J. Liebling, Liebling, A.J.
11 Liebling, A.J. The Best of A.J. Liebling
London Methuen 1965 First British Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
A collection of essays from the acclaimed writer of The New Yorker, selected by William Cole. A 1" closed tear to the bottom of the front panel, and a few lines have been redacted on the copyright page. A presentable copy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Liebling, A.J. The Road Back to Paris
New York Paragon House 1988 1557781060 / 9781557781062 First Paperback Edition; First Printing Softcover Near Fine 
Originally published in 1944, a collection of essays describing everyday life in wartorn Europe, and depicts the experiences of the ordinary American soldier fighting the war. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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13 Martone, Michael The Flatness and Other Landscapes
Athens University of Georgia Press 2000 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Near Fine 
An Uncorrected Proof in illustrated wrappers. These essays (previously published in small magazines and anthologies) reflect on the inner and outer territories of the Midwest. Winner of the Associated Writing Programs Award for Creative Nonfiction. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Olsen, W. Scott and Bret Lott A Year in Place
Salt Lake City University of Utah Press 2001 0874806739 / 9780874806731 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Near Fine 
These 12 seasonal essays and poems are by American writers who were invited by editors Olsen and Lott to describe the place they call home during a particular month. A trade paperback original. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 Orlean, Susan The Bullfighter Checks Her Makeup My Encounters with Extraordinary People
New York Random House 2001 0679462988 / 9780679462989 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Orlean on the title page. A collection of profiles written over the past decade by the New Yorker staff writer.; Signed by Author 
Price: 17.50 USD
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16 Ozick, Cynthia Fame & Folly: Essays
New York Knopf 1996 0679446907 / 9780679446903 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Ozick on the title page. Very faint wear to the dust jacket. A collection of essays on notable writers and their work, including analyses of T. S. Eliot's fascination with fascism, Isaac Babel and the Red Cossacks, Henry James and modernism, and other studies of Anthony Trollope and Salman Rushdie. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 35.00 USD
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17 Pack, Robert and Jay Parini The Bread Loaf Anthology of Contemporary American Essays
Hanover University Press of New England 1989 0874514762 / 9780874514766 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket 
Contributors include Wendell Berry, Tim O'Brien, Gore Vidal and others. 
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18 Roiphe, Anne For Rabbit, With Love and Squalor
New York Free Press 2000 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Fine 
An Uncorrected Proof in glossy illustrated wrappers. In these essays, Roiphe documents her literary love affairs with famous male protagonists from recent American literature. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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19 Schwartz, Delmore; Donald A. Dike, David H. Zucker Selected Essays of Delmore Schwartz
Chicago University of Chicago Press 1985 0226742148 / 9780226742144 Softcover Very Good 
Reprint. Light rubbing and a tiny stain to the top of the page edges. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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20 Spalding, Linda and Frank Stewart InterChange: A Symposium on Regionalism, Internationalism, and Ethnicity in Literature
Honolulu InterArts Hawaii 1980 Softcover Very Good 
Signed by Maxine Hong Kingston at her contribution. Other authors in this collection include Michael Ondaatje, Gary Snyder and John Hawkes. ; Signed by Contributor 
Price: 20.00 USD
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