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The Nine Tailors: Changes Rung on an Old Theme in Two Short Touches and Two Full Peals
The Nine Tailors
Changes Rung on an Old Theme in Two Short Touches and Two Full Peals
Paperback      ISBN: 0156658992
Tale of suspense in which the famous Lord Peter Wimsey is called upon to solve the murder of an unknown man in East Anglia
Dwarf
Dwarf
Paperback      ISBN: 0374521352
The Swedish novelist's profound concern about social problems is demonstrated in the actions of a dwarf whose devotion to the Prince brings inevitable disaster
Between the Acts
Between the Acts
Paperback      ISBN: 015611870x
Isa and her husband must confront each other after a day of pageantry and emotional tension
Watt
Watt
Paperback      ISBN: 080215140x
An Irish valet enters the slough of despond when he is unable to cope with reality
Virginia Woolf: A Biography
Virginia Woolf
A Biography
Paperback      ISBN: 0156935805
Probes the events of the English author's life paying special attention to her Bloomsbury milieu and her personal relationships
Coming Up for Air
Coming Up for Air
Paperback      ISBN: 0156196255
Middle-aged George Bowling perceives the true condition of the world when he visits his childhood home in the late 1930's
Re Joyce
Re Joyce
Paperback      ISBN: 0393004457
Arguing that "the appearance of difficulty is part of Joyce's big joke," Burgess provides a readable, accessible guide to the writings of James Joyce.
The Complete Stories
The Complete Stories
Paperback      ISBN: 0374515360
Thirty-one tales depicting the humorous, if near tragic conditions of life in the Deep South during the fifties
Delta Wedding: A Novel
Delta Wedding
A Novel
Paperback      ISBN: 0156252805
Young Laura spends an exciting week with her cousins, the Fairchilds, at their estate on the Mississippi Delta in the early 1920s
Travels of William Bartram
Travels of William Bartram
Paperback      ISBN: 0486200132
First inexpensive, illustrated edition of early classic on American geography, plants, Indians, wildlife, early settlers. Naturalist's poetic, lovely account of travels through Florida, Georgia, Carolinas from 1773 to 1778. Influenced Coleridge, Wordsworth, Chateaubriand. "A book of extraordinary beauty..." — New York Times. 13 illustrations.