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Jane Eyre (Bantam Classics)

By: Bronte, Charlotte

Price: $1.49

Publisher: New York, Bantam Classics: 1983-10-01

Seller ID: 028426

ISBN: 0553211404

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; Jane Eyre is a wildly emotional romance with a lonely heroine and a tormented Byronic hero, pathetic orphans, dark secrets, and a madwoman in the attic. When it was published in 1847, it was a great popular success. The power of the writing, the masterly handling of the narrative, and the boldly realistic style were much admired. But many found it difficult to believe that Currer Bell, the pseudonymous author, was Charlotte Bronte, a young woma... View more info

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The Vallette Heritage

By: Bronte, Louisa

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Jove: 1978

Seller ID: 034895

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; This is the mighty chronicle of the Vallettes - the men who set the wheels of American industry in motion, who had the vision and daring to make and seize the wealth of a nation...the proud women who matched their mates in courage and ruthlessness...a family that moved through the years, making their own rules -- lusting, loving, risking all again and again in the perilous games of passion and power. View more info

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The Dog at Clambercrown

By: Brooke, Jocelyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Vanguard Press: 1955

Seller ID: 031995

Condition: Very Good


corners bumped, light edge wear, jacket had hole in spine area, heavy edge wear, staining on rear. price clipped; View more info

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Incidents in the Rue Laugier

By: Brookner, Anita

Price: $2.49

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1996-01-13

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 033009

ISBN: 0679439153

Condition: Good


edge wear to boards and jacket; ex-library with usual markings; Demure Maud Gonthier from Dijon expects the usual uneventful summer vacation at her aunt's country home, but when the charming, sensuous, rich David Tyler arrives, Maud falls madly in love. Crafted with Brookner's unmistakable and elegant prose, this superb novel explores responsibility and the results of sexual passion and betrayal. View more info

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High Hearts

By: Brown, Rita Mae

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Bantam: 1987-04-01

Seller ID: 020982

ISBN: 0553261258

Condition: Good


429 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; In her most recent New York Times bestseller, Rita Mae Brown tells the story of Geneva Chatfield and Nash Hart, who are married just five days before the South secedes from the Union. To stay with her husband, spirited Geneva cuts her hair, dons a uniform and joins the cavalry. High Hearts is Rita Mae Brown's breakthrough novel, rich in adventures and memorable characters. View more info

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Civil Wars

By: Brown, Rosellen

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Penguin Books: 1985-07-02

Seller ID: 031951

ISBN: 0140077839

Condition: Good


edge wear; Rosellen Brown captured the hearts of readers with her explosive bestseller Before and After. In Civil Wars she holds a mirror up to America's recent past to show us the private and public passions that can shape, or tear apart, our hearts View more info

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Rainwater

By: Brown, Sandra

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2009-11-03

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033602

ISBN: 1439172773

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket, partial price sticker on back of jacket; A historical novel from bestselling, award-winning author Brown, "Rainwater" follows an independent woman who runs a boarding house in Texas. View more info

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The Sisterhood

By: Bryan, Helen

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Las Vegas, Lake Union Publishing: 2013-04-30

Seller ID: 034768

ISBN: 1611099285

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; ex-library with minimal markings as such; Reeling from a broken engagement, adopted nineteen-year-old Menina Walker flees to Spain to bury her misery by writing her overdue college thesis--and soon finds herself on an unexpected journey into the past. The subject of her study is Tristan Mendoza, an obscure sixteenth-century artist whose signature includes a tiny swallow--the same swallow depicted on a medal that is Menina's only link to her bir... View more info

Death in the Castle

By: Buck, Pearl S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, John Day: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029873

Condition: Very Good


248 pp; light edge wear to boards, slight soiling to page ends; unclipped jacket has significant edge wear and small edge tears, coffee ring on rear face; Sir Richard and Lady Mary need to sell the thousand year old castle which has been in the family for hundreds of years. Sir Richard has no heir to pass the castle on to, and if he doesn't sell the English government will turn it into a prison or a powerplant. John Blayne, an American, wishes to buy the castle, but he w... View more info

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The Three Daughters of Madame Liang

By: Buck. Pearl S.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, The John Day Company: 1969

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 032020

Condition: Very Good


edge wear to jacket and boards, small edge tears in jacket, staining on jacket spine; After her husband takes a concubine, Madame Liang sets out on her own, starting an upscale restaurant and sending her daughters to America to be educated. At the restaurant, the leaders of the People's Republic wine and dine and Madame Liang must keep a low profile for her daughters' sake. Soon her two eldest daughters are called back to serve the People's Republic. Her oldest daughter,... View more info

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A Salty Piece of Land

By: Buffett, Jimmy

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 2004-11-30

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024116

ISBN: 0316908452

Condition: Very Good


462 pages; slight edge wear to jacket and boards; The beloved traveler/troubadour offers up a plate of stories from his world of seaplanes, tropical isles, and wayward adventures. A Salty Piece of Land takes readers to a warm beach and introduces some of the wildest characters ever to dip their toes in the ocean. This irresistible collection will be the next in an impressive line of bestsellers for the inimitable Jimmy Buffett. View more info

Rooster Crows for Day

By: Burman, Ben Lucien

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028002

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards; jacket is tattered at edges with large chips in the lower front edge; The pageant of Africa with its elephants and pygmies, its weird bats and its grim lukundus. View more info

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A Good House

By: Burnard, Bonnie

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Co.: 2000-09-05

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: kb015445

ISBN: 0805064958

Condition: Good


309 pages; ex-library with usual markings, some damage to pastedowns. edge wear to jacket and boards, binding a bit out of square. Tells the story of three generations of an ordinary small-town family from the 1950s to the 1990s. Through years of family rituals - weddings, funerals, births and holidays - bonds deepen and widen, sometimes fray: loyalties are tested and love creates its own snares as each character faces the triumphs and tragedies that befall them. View more info

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Cold Sassy Tree

By: Burns, Olive Ann

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Laurel: 1986-06-01

Seller ID: 033332

ISBN: 0440514428

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; The one thing you can depend on in Cold Sassy, Georgia, is that word gets around - fast. When Grandpa E. Rucker Blakeslee announces one July morning in 1906 that he's aiming to marry the young and freckledy milliner, Miss Love Simpson - a bare three weeks after Granny Blakeslee has gone to her reward - the news is served up all over town with that afternoon's dinner. And young Will Tweedy suddenly finds himself eyewitness to a major scandal. Bo... View more info

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Lost Isobel

By: Burt, Katherine Newlin

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Signet: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: kb011426

Condition: Good


128 pages; Signet P3697; First printing, Dec. 1968; edge wear, some chips on front cover, pages yellowed. Ripples of fright washed over the face in the mirror. Who was she? Who did he want her to be? Perdita Morrow... or Isobel Farr? Perdita knew of her astonishing resemblance to the mysterious missing Isobel, but only now, hours after her wedding, had she discovered the next uncomfortable coincidence: they had both married the same man; Oliver Whitridge. Was it ... View more info

Waiting for Rain: A Farmer's Story

By: Butterworth, Dan

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Algonquin Books: 1992-04-01

Seller ID: 024894

ISBN: 0945575785

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; View more info

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The Morgan Women

By: Byrne, Beverly

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Bantam: 1990-07-01

Seller ID: kb016347

ISBN: 0553284681

Condition: Good


458 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; The Morgan Women...Beautiful, passionate, indomitableEMMA -- A doctor's wife, smart, spirited, lovely, willing to risk society's disapproval to fight for what she believes in -- but not willing to lose her husband to another woman's charms...SHAMA and RUTH -- Jewish sisters brought from Morocco to Boston by Daniel -- they would heal and hurt the twins they loved too well...SUSAN -- A scheming minx, a society girl ready to marry the s... View more info

Messer Marco Polo

By: Byrne, Donn

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Co.: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029323

Condition: Good


147 pp; flexible leather boards, quite worn at edges, rubbed; bookseller's label ("BRENTANO'S | Booksellers & Stationers | NEW YORK") on rear pastedown. View more info

Hannah and the Peacocks

By: Caddick, Edward

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: kb011797

Condition: Good


256 pages; ex-library with usual markings, rear flyleaf cut out; edge wear; It was a long way to the marriage altar from Bertie's male brothel in Tangier, as Godfrey Boise, the hero of Hannah and the Peacocks, would be first to admit. It was just as long for Godfrey's fiancee, Hannah Stevens, as she would be the last to deny. View more info

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They Shall Inherit The Earth (New Canadian Library #33)

By: Callaghan, Morley

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Toronto, McLelland and Stewart: 1969

Seller ID: 034407

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; First published in 1935, this novel is a penetrating study of a father and son caught in the moral and economic undertow of the Great Depression. The action hinges upon a sudden mischance in which accident and intention tragically coincide. Swept along by the inexorable logic of events, Callaghan's protagonists are forced to re-examine the nature of individual conscience and responsibility. In their personal struggle is expressed the mood of th... View more info