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Burqa of Skin

By: Arcan, Nelly

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Anvil Press: 2014

Seller ID: 138286


A new, unread book in excellent condition. "Review Copy" stamp inside. View more info

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Garage Criticism: Cultural Missives in an Age of Distraction

By: Babiak, Peter

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Anvil Press: 2016

Seller ID: 139767


A new, unread book in excellent condition. Publisher's stamp inside. View more info

Essay Upon the Silk Worm, An

By: Barham, Henry

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Robin and Russ Handweavers: 1988

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 127653


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Reproduction of 1719 essay, nicely done in small format hardback. View more info

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Burning Down the House: Essays on Fiction

By: Baxter, Charles

Price: $12.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Graywolf Press: 1997

Seller ID: 137739


Book is in excellent condition with one lightly bumped corner. Binding is solid and square, covers otherwise have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear only, no tears. View more info

Toward the New Degeneracy

By: Benderson, Bruce

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Edgewise: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 135008


Book shows very light shelf wear only to covers: binding is solid, spine straight, text is clean and unmarked in any way, pages age-toned. View more info

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Life Is a Miracle: An Essay Against Modern Superstition

By: Berry, Wendell

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U.S.A., Counterpoint: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 110942


Incscribed, "For Jeff, 6/3/00, Wendell Berry," on the title page. Edges of dust jacket slight worn. View more info

Bogi Bjarnason...His Words

By: Bjarnason, Brian; Jarvis, Kate

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Creative Connections Pub: 2001

Seller ID: 125564


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 242 pages. View more info

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Maurice Blanchot: The Demand of Writing

By: Blanchot, Maurice

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Florence, Kentucky, U.S.A., Routledge: 1996

Seller ID: 127323


Very nice book with light shelf and edge wear, text/interior spotless. 234 pages. View more info

Kritischer Optimismus

By: Borner, Wilhelm

Price: $134.95

Publisher: ..., Sensen-Verlag: 1971

Seller ID: 075497


Speeches on self-knowledge, family, peace, tolerance etc. in the spirit of a world ethic. Written for popular audiences after the author returned from American exile after the war. Vienna named a street after him. Bright, very clean blue boards with gold embossed lettering on spine. Dust jacket is complete but with many small closed tears and chips. Text in German. View more info

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Yestermorrow

By: Bradbury, Ray

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA, Joshua Odell Editions: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 142657


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Scuffing to dust jacket. 240 pages. "Who are we? What are we? Where have we been? Where are we going? Journey through time to places real and imagined with Ray Bradbury, America's preeminent master of the fantastic as he ponders these questions and fashions a blueprint for tomorrow in this exceptional collection of writings." View more info

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Dangerous Words: Language and Politics in the Pacific

By: Brenneis, Donald; Myers, Fred R. (editors)

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Prospect Heights, ILL, Waveland Pr Inc: 1984

Seller ID: 124098


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 284 pages. View more info

Everywhere Being is Dancing: Twenty Pieces of Thinking

By: Bringhurst, Robert

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Kentville, Nova Scotia, Canada, Gaspereau Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 120950


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 345 pages. View more info

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Guesswork: a Reconing with Loss

By: Cooley, Martha

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Catapult: 2017

Seller ID: 140583


Brand new book in excellent condition in every respect. View more info

New Left: Six Critical Essays on Che Guevara, Jean-Paul Sartre, Herbert Marcuse, Frantz Fanon, Black Power, R.D. Lang, The

By: Cranston, Maurice (ed.)

Price: $14.34

Publisher: London, Bodley Head: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102097


A clean, unmarked copy. Price-clipped dust jacket. View more info

Was That a Real Poem & Other Essays

By: Creeley, Robert; Allen, Donald

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Bolinas, CA, Four Seasons Foundation: 1979

Seller ID: 127300


Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 149 pages. View more info

Peripheriques : Essais et Nouvelles

By: Dantec, Maurice G.; Comballot, Richard

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Montreal, PQ, Canada, Flammarion Ltee: 2003

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 114138


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean of marking of any kind. 281 pages, text is in French. View more info

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Force of Circumstance

By: De Beauvoir, Simone

Price: $15.50

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's: 1965

Seller ID: 140378


Book shows sun fading of red cloth covers with lightly freyed corners, some light blemishes; binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 658 pages. View more info

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Prime of Life, The

By: De Beauvoir, Simone

Price: $35.00

Publisher: World Publications: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 140386


Book is in excellent condition in deep red cloth with gilt on front cover and spine. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes but light marring, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows heavy freying at edges, sun fading, price clipped, no large tears. Marked "First Edition" on publisher's page. View more info

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Let's Spend the Night Together: Backstage Secrets of Rock Muses and Supergroupies

By: Des Barres, Pamela

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago Review Press: 2008

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 137898


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Marked "First Printing" on publisher's page. Inscribed by Pamela des Barres. View more info

Figuring the Word: Essays on Books, Writing and Visual Projects

By: Drucker, Johanna

Price: $47.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Granary Books: 1998

Seller ID: 127261


Excellent condition with very light shelf wear to edges only, sharp corners, text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. View more info