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Swamp Angel

By: Wilson, Ethel

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Toronto, New Canadian Library: 1962-01-01

Seller ID: 032106

ISBN: 077109129X

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; Walking out on a demoralizing second marriage, Maggie Lloyd leaves Vancouver to work at a fishing lodge in the interior of British Columbia. But the serenity of Maggie's new surroundings is soon disturbed by the irrational jealousy of the lodge-keeper's wife. Restoring her own broken spirit, Maggie must also become a healer to others. In this, she is supported by her eccentric friend, Nell Severance, whose pearl-handled revolver - the Swamp Ang... View more info

Bunker Bean

By: Wilson, Harry Leon

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1913

Seller ID: 027994

Condition: Good


red cloth over boards; cloth is spotted and faded on the spine and edges of boards, likely from water damage; internally clean and neat, rear hinge split; Bunker Bean, a meek office clerk, has grandiose dreams but seems destined to remain forever in his lowly station. He seeks out the help of a fortune- teller, who tells him he is the reincarnation of Napoleon and also of an Egyptian Pharaoh. Armed with his new sense of power, Bunker proceeds to win the hand of his boss'... View more info

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Hall of Mirrors / Avalon / Children of Hope / Congo Kitabu / Power Play (Reader's Digest 1966 Vol. II)

By: Wilson, John Rowan; Seton, Anya; Vignec, Elsie E.; Hallet, Jean-Pierre; The Gordons

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Pleasantville, NY, Readers Digest: 1966

Seller ID: 025051

Condition: Very Good


575 pages; edge wear to boards; Contains condensed editions of: Hall of Mirrors by John Rowan Wilson; Avalon by Anya Seton; Children of Hope by Elsie E. Vignec; Congo Kitabu by Jean-Pierre Hallet; Power Play by The Gordons; View more info

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Oil Strike

By: Wingate, John

Price: $1.95

Publisher: New York, St. Martins: 1976

Seller ID: KB005599

Condition: Good


ex-library with usual markings and some dmg to pastedowns. some spine lean. Oil is discovered off the shore of Scotland. The exploitation of this valuable commodity will affect the whole of the beautiful coastline, from Cape Wrath to the Clyde. Is the loss of the scenery and wildlife too great a price for progress? View more info

A Story of the Fall River Line 1847 to 1937

By: Winston, Daoma

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1984

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: kb012048

ISBN: 0312279868

Condition: Good


494 pages; ex-library with usual markings; light edge wear to boards, corners lightly bumped, some light soiling to page ends; On May 19, 1847, The Bay State sailed on its maiden voyage inaugurating passenger service between Boston and New York on the Fall River Line. The Fall River Line was part of, and made, American history, hosting presidents, songwriters, actors, tycoons, the wealty, and the poor. View more info

Good Grief

By: Winston, Lolly

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Grand Central Publishing: 2004-04-13

Seller ID: 029317

ISBN: 0446533041

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; Some widows face their loss with denial. Sophie Stanton's reaction is one of pure bafflement. "How can I be a widow?" Sophie asks at the opening of Lolly Winston's sweet debut novel, Good Grief. "I'm only thirty-six. I just got used to the idea of being married." Sophie's young widowhood forces her to do all kinds of crazy things--drive her car through her garage door, for instance. That's on one of the rare occasions... View more info

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The Heart of a Thirsty Woman

By: Witt, Lana

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1999-06-14

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 031785

ISBN: 0684841525

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; The adventures of a mismatched couple, a woman's quest for her long-lost sister, and the secrets of life revealed in Castaneda's writings offer evidence of the author's singular voice and immense talent. View more info

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Fighting Back

By: Witwer, H. C.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1924

Seller ID: kb006570

Condition: Fair


339 pp. heavily worn red cloth boards, fep loose from binding but binding still attached to boards. some light foxing & yellowing to pages. Illustrated with scenes from the Photoplay. A novel about Boxing.. the sequel to The Leather Pushers View more info

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The Unveiling

By: Wolfe, Suzanne M.

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Brewster, MA, Paraclete Press: 2004-03-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032056

ISBN: 1557253544

Condition: Good


ex-library with usual markings; light edge wear to jacket and boards; When Rachel Piers, a brilliant conservateuse at a Manhattan art gallery, is given the dream assignment of restoring a mysterious medieval painting in a church in Rome, she seizes the opportunity. Not only will she advance her career in one of the most inspiring and romantic cities in the world, but she can finally leave behind a painful divorce and an even more painful childhood incident. But as Rachel... View more info

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A Man in Full

By: Wolfe, Tom

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1999

Seller ID: kb018648

ISBN: 0553580930

Condition: Good


787 pp. spine creasing, edge wear; Tom Wolfe's novel stars a college football star turned millionaire businessman who, in late middle age, finds himself with a troublesome young wife and a mountain of debt. The cast includes Conrad Hensley, who gets in trouble with the law after losing his job; a black ex-athlete accused of raping a white girl; and the lawyer who represents him. This explosive, multihued novel about the tension in late 20th-century Atlanta involves ill... View more info

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A Man in Full

By: Wolfe, Tom

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 1998

Seller ID: kb016639

ISBN: 0374270325

Condition: Very Good


732 pages; light edge wear; Bold, caustic and hilarious, "A Man in Full" spares no one as Wolfe dissects the insatiable greed, vanity and hunger for bearings that characterize today's USA. The setting is Atlanta, Georgia - a racially mixed, late-century boom-town full of fresh wealth, avid speculators and worldly-wise politicians. The protagonist is Charles Croker, once a fabled college football star, now a late-middle-aged Atlanta real estate entrepreneur-turned... View more info

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Tunnel of Love

By: Wolitzer, Hilma

Price: $3.99

Publisher: New York, Harpercollins: 1994-05-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035197

ISBN: 0061180076

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; A wrenching and hilarious story of Linda Reisman--newly pregnant and widowed--and her teenage stepdaughter, Robin, who are struggling to become a family against tremendous odds. In her eagerly awaited new novel, Wolitzer tracks the emotional journey of these two enormously appealing characters who were first introduced in Hearts. View more info

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Fifth Chinese Daughter

By: Wong, Jane Snow

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: kb012385

Condition: Very Good


246 pages; SIGNED by the author on the half-title "Jade Snow Wong, San Francisco"; corners bumped, edge wear to boards/spine tips;The story of a girl growing up in a Chinese immigrant household in San Francisco's Chinatown; View more info

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Sails on the Horizon: A Novel of the Napoleonic Wars

By: Worrall, Jay

Price: $4.99

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2005-04-19

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: kb016916

ISBN: 1400063051

Condition: Very Good


285 pages; slight edge wear; With his first historical high-seas adventure chronicling the exploits of British Second Lieutenant Charles Edgemont, Worrall sets sail in the rousing tradition of Horatio Hornblower and Jack Aubrey. View more info

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The Winds of War

By: Wouk, Herman

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Pocket: 1973-07-01

Seller ID: 026504

ISBN: 0671425846

Condition: Good


1047 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; View more info

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War and Remembrance

By: Wouk, Herman

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Co: 1978-10-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032252

ISBN: 0316955019

Condition: Good


edge wear to boards and jacket, some light moisture wrinkling to bottom edge of pages; some dog-eared pages; War and Remembrance is a historical romance. The subject is World War II, the viewpoint American. A prologue, The Winds of War, published in 1971, set the historical frame for this work by picturing the events leading up to Pearl Harbor. This is a novel of America at war, from Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima. View more info

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War and Remembrance

By: Wouk, Herman

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Pocket: 1989-05-01

Seller ID: 031863

ISBN: 0671672886

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; War and Remembrance continues the saga of The Winds of War as the Victory Henry family is swept up into the ravaging winds of World War II, and scattered to the far corners of the world. View more info

War and Remembrance Vol. 1

By: Wouk, Herman

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Company: 1978

Seller ID: 022153

Condition: Good


494 pages; edge wear to boards, corners bumped; the second part of an epic about two American families whose lives are interwoven in a common cause which forms a saga of love and ambition set against the background of World War II. Sequel to the Winds of War. View more info

The Glory: A Novel

By: Wouk, Herman

Price: $1.49

Publisher: Little, Brown: 1995-11-01

Seller ID: 029110

ISBN: 0316955280

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; In The Hope, world-famed historical novelist Herman Wouk told the riveting saga of the first twenty years of Israel's existence, culminating in its resounding triumph in the Six-Day War, which amazed the world as few events of this turbulent century have. With The Glory, Wouk rejoins the story of Israel's epic journey in one of his most compelling works yet. From the euphoric aftermath of that stunning victory in 1967, through the harrowing bat... View more info

The Caine Mutiny

By: Wouks, Herman

Price: $2.99

Publisher: New York, Dell: 1963

Seller ID: 029906

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear, 2nd mass market printing; When Lieutenant Commander Philip Queeg is given the captaincy of the destroyer-minesweeper USS Caine, Ensign Willie Keith believes that the tough Naval Academy graduate will bring much needed discipline to the Caine's rough crew. But Queeg soon reveals himself to be a cowardly, paranoid man. When his actions begin to endanger not just the crew but the war effort itself, Keith finds himself faced with a terrible choice:... View more info