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Paperback:

9780552009393 | Gardners Books, September 1, 1999, cover price $131.35

By Bill Bryson (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9780847839032 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, September 25, 2012, cover price $50.00

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Product Description: Led by the reliably underinsightful Binder, a team of seven British men—including Dr. Prone (constantly ill), Jungle the route-finder (constantly lost), Constant the diplomat (constantly arguing), and 3,000 Yogistani porters—set out to conquer the highest peak in the Himalayas...read more
By Bill Bryson (introduced by)

Hardcover:

9780753166697 | Reprint edition (Isis Large Print Books, January 15, 2003), cover price $35.50 | About this edition: The hilarious story of a group of endearing incompetents who set out to conquer the world's highest peak, the celebrated but seldom seen Rum Doodle (40,000-and-a-half feet).
9780195201987, titled "Modigliani" | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 1980, cover price $19.95 | also contains Modigliani | About this edition: Recounts the brief life and career of the Italian painter, with a detailed anaylsis of his religious drawings, nudes, and portraits

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9780099530381 | Random House Uk Ltd, April 27, 2010, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Led by the reliably underinsightful Binder, a team of seven British men—including Dr.

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Product Description: From one of the most beloved authors of our  time—more than six million copies of his books have been sold in this country alone—a fascinating excursion into the history behind the place we call home. “Houses aren’t refuges from history...read more

Paperback:

9780375434310 | Large print edition (Random House Large Print, October 26, 2010), cover price $29.00 | About this edition: From one of the most beloved authors of our  time—more than six million copies of his books have been sold in this country alone—a fascinating excursion into the history behind the place we call home.

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Product Description: From one of our most beloved authors, a fascinating excursion into the history behind the place we call home—now richly illustrated with more than three hundred images.National bestseller At Home is Bill Bryson’s epic chronicle of domestic history...read more

Hardcover:

9780385537285 | Spl ill edition (Doubleday, October 29, 2013), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: From one of our most beloved authors, a fascinating excursion into the history behind the place we call home—now richly illustrated with more than three hundred images.

Paperback:

9780552777353 | Transworld Pub, May 26, 2011, cover price $15.20 | also contains At Home: A Short History of Private Life | About this edition: What does history really consists of?

CD/Spoken Word:

9780739315262 | Unabridged edition (Random House, October 5, 2010), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: From one of the most beloved authors of our  time—more than six million copies of his books have been sold in this country alone—a fascinating excursion into the history behind the place we call home.

Contains scores of unusual stories and anecdotes from major league stars and games of the past

Hardcover:

9780813800448 | Iowa State Pr, January 30, 1989, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Contains scores of unusual stories and anecdotes from major league stars and games of the past

The first in a new annual series presents a wide ranging anthology of the finest travel writing published in 1999, selected from more than three hundred magazines, newspapers, and websites and encompassing articles and essays by Bill Buford, Richard Kapuscinski, and other creative authors. Read by Bill Bryson and others. Simultaneous.
By Bill Bryson (editor)

Hardcover:

9780618074662 | Houghton Mifflin, October 1, 2000, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Presents an anthology of the best travel writing published in the previous year, selected from magazines, newspapers, and web sites.

Paperback:

9780618074679 | Mariner Books, October 26, 2000, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Presents an anthology of the best travel writing published in the previous year, selected from magazines, newspapers, and web sites.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780618093298 | Unabridged edition (Houghton Mifflin, November 16, 2000), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Presents an anthology of the best travel writing published in the previous year, selected from magazines, newspapers, and web sites.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780618093229 | Houghton Mifflin, November 16, 2000, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Presents an anthology of the best travel writing published in the previous year, selected from magazines, newspapers, and web sites.

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Product Description: Why do I travel? Why does anyone of us travel? Bill Bryson poses these questions in his introduction to The Best American Travel Writing 2016, and though he admits, “I wasn’t at all sure I knew the answer,” they are questions worthy of examination...read more
By Bill Bryson (editor) and Jason Wilson (editor)

Paperback:

9780544812093 | Mariner Books, October 4, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Why do I travel?

A travel writer with little background knowledge of Africa recounts his journey to Kenya at the invitation of CARE International, where he visited slums, historic sites, natural wonders, refugee camps, and relief projects.

Hardcover:

9780767915069 | 1 edition (Broadway Books, June 1, 2004), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: A travel writer with little background knowledge of Africa recounts his journey to Kenya at the invitation of CARE International, where he visited slums, historic sites, natural wonders, refugee camps, and relief projects.
9780385605144 | Transworld Pub, December 2, 2002, cover price $17.10 | About this edition: Bill Bryson goes to Kenya at the invitation of CARE International, a charity which works with local communities to eradicate poverty around the world.

Miscellaneous:

9780307418845 | Broadway Books, December 18, 2007, cover price $12.00

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Product Description: This is a collection of tall tales, absurd stories, and crazy true-life anecdotes. Bill Bryson is also the author of The Lost Continent, Made in America, and Neither Here Nor There.
By Bill Bryson and Kathryn Lamb (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780751510614 | Little Brown Uk, May 1, 2001, cover price $7.50 | About this edition: This is a collection of tall tales, absurd stories, and crazy true-life anecdotes.

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The best-selling author of A Walk in the Woods presents a readable and informative overview of the English language and the complexities of spelling, capitalization, plurals, hyphens, abbreviations, and many other idiosyncratic quirks, irregularities, and problems of writing. 25,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780767922692 | Broadway Books, May 20, 2008, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: The best-selling author of A Walk in the Woods presents a readable and informative overview of the English language and the complexities of spelling, capitalization, plurals, hyphens, abbreviations, and many other idiosyncratic quirks, irregularities, and problems of writing.

Paperback:

9780385662086 | Random House of Canada Ltd, December 31, 2009, cover price $19.95
9780767922708 | Anchor Books, May 12, 2009, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: From one of America's most beloved and bestselling authors, a wonderfully useful and readable guide to the problems of the English language most commonly encountered by editors and writers.

Miscellaneous:

9780767929110 | Broadway Books, May 20, 2008, cover price $16.00

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A revised and updated edition of a humorous primer on the English language, expanded for an American audience, contains entries on correct and questionable usage, a glossary, and a pronunciation guide. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780767910422 | 1 edition (Broadway Books, August 1, 2002), cover price $21.00 | About this edition: A revised and updated edition of a humorous primer to the English language, expanded for an American audience, contains entries on correct and questionable usage, a glossary, and a pronunciation guide.

Paperback:

9780767910439 | Reprint edition (Broadway Books, September 14, 2004), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: A revised and updated edition of a humorous primer to the English language, expanded for an American audience, contains entries on correct and questionable usage, a glossary, and a pronunciation guide.

Miscellaneous:

9780767910477 | Broadway Books, September 17, 2002, cover price $12.95

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Product Description: Sir Isaac Newton formulated the concept of gravity, devised a radically new theory of light, and created a calculus that revolutionized mathematics. Join him for a mind-expanding tour of the principles of modern science! You’ll discover that there was far more to Sir Isaac than his great discoveries...read more
By Bill Bryson (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9781844836116 | Duncan Baird Pub, March 4, 2008, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Sir Isaac Newton formulated the concept of gravity, devised a radically new theory of light, and created a calculus that revolutionized mathematics.

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Product Description: This work combines two of Bill Bryson's best-loved books and demonstrates his take on life - from either side of the pond. The books, "Notes from a Small Island" and "Notes From a Big Country", went on to become major bestsellers...read more

Paperback:

9780552776233 | Gardners Books, July 3, 2009, cover price $19.85 | About this edition: This work combines two of Bill Bryson's best-loved books and demonstrates his take on life - from either side of the pond.

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Product Description: A CLASSIC FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF ONE SUMMER Every time Bill Bryson walks out the door, memorable travel literature threatens to break out. His previous excursion along the Appalachian Trail resulted in the sublime national bestseller A Walk in the Woods...read more

Paperback:

9780552997034 | New edition (Transworld Pub, May 5, 2001), cover price $14.80 | About this edition: Australia has more things that can kill you than anywhere else.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780754075820 | New edition (Bbc Pubns, March 10, 2003), cover price $43.00 | About this edition: A CLASSIC FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF ONE SUMMER Every time Bill Bryson walks out the door, memorable travel literature threatens to break out.

Filled with loving photographs and essays--by David Bellamy, Christopher Lloyd, Richard Mabey, Marina Warner, and others--this illustrated tour of the English countryside takes readers on a vivid tour through one of the world's most beautiful landscapes. 10,000 first printing. (view table of contents)
By Joan Aiken (editor) and Bill Bryson (introduced by)

Hardcover:

9780670896806 | Viking Pr, March 1, 2001, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Filled with loving photographs and essays--by David Bellamy, Christopher Lloyd, Richard Mabey, Marina Warner, and others--this illustrated tour of the English countryside takes readers on a vivid tour through one of the world's most beautiful landscapes.

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Explains the exact meanings and offers advice on the proper usage of a variety of commonly misused words

Hardcover:

9780816019335 | Rev sub edition (Facts on File, July 1, 1988), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Explains the exact meanings and offers advice on the proper usage of a variety of commonly misused words

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Product Description: ISBN: 0385408161

Hardcover:

9780385257152 | Doubleday, July 1, 1998, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: ISBN: 0385408161

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Product Description: Where do wombats fly through the air?…In this amusing and informative foray through the “country downunder,” Australia’s Bill Bryson tells us of the history of intriguing continent — and he fascinates the reader with a tale both scurrilous and unusual...read more

Paperback:

9781400039982 | Goldmann Wilhelm Verlag Gmbh, January 1, 2003, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Where do wombats fly through the air?

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Product Description: In a few short years, this has become the established reference for tool makers, heat treaters, and engineers seeking step-by-step recipes for properly heat treating a wide range of tool steels, plus practical information about machinability, shock resistance, wear, and extending tool life...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9781569902387 | Hanser Gardner Pubns, August 1, 1997, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In a few short years, this has become the established reference for tool makers, heat treaters, and engineers seeking step-by-step recipes for properly heat treating a wide range of tool steels, plus practical information about machinability, shock resistance, wear, and extending tool life.

The author describes his return to America after two decades of living abroad and his disconcerting reunion with his homeland

Hardcover:

9780786220021, titled "I'm a Stranger Here Myself: Notes on Returning to America After 20 Years Away" | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, November 1, 1999), cover price $30.95 | About this edition: The author describes his return to America after two decades of living abroad and his disconcerting reunion with his homeland

Paperback:

9780786220038, titled "I'm a Stranger Here Myself: Notes on Returning to America After 20 Years Away" | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, August 1, 2000), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The author describes his return to America after two decades of living abroad and his disconcerting reunion with his homeland
9780767903820, titled "I'm a Stranger Here Myself: Notes on Returning to America After 20 Years Away" | Reprint edition (Broadway Books, July 1, 2000), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: The author describes his return to America after two decades of living abroad and his disconcerting reunion with his homeland as he discusses motels, tax-return instructions, and hardware stores.

Miscellaneous:

9780767931182, titled "I'm a Stranger Here Myself: Notes on Returning to America After 20 Years Away" | Broadway Books, May 13, 2008, cover price $15.99

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The humorist-author of A Walk in the Woods describes his return to America after two decades of living abroad and his quirky, sometimes disconcerting reunion with his homeland as he discusses motels, tax-return instructions, barbers, hardware stores, and more. Tour. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780767903813 | Broadway Books, May 1, 1999, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The author describes his return to America after two decades of living abroad and his disconcerting reunion with his homeland as he discusses motels, tax-return instructions, hardware stores, and other topics

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780553526264 | Abridged edition (Bantam Audio, May 1, 1999), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The author describes his return to America after two decades of living abroad and his disconcerting reunion with his homeland as he discusses motels, tax-return instructions, and hardware stores.

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Just in time for the 2000 Olympics in Australia, the bestselling author of A Walk in the Woods takes listeners on an outrageous tour of the land Down Under that goes far beyond packaged-tour routes, leaving no Vegemite sandwich unsavored. Read by the author. Simultaneous.
By Bill Bryson (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9780553502596 | Unabridged edition (Random House, June 1, 2000), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The author takes readers on a tour of the land Down Under that goes far beyond packaged-tour routes.

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Product Description: This is a new edition of English Heritage's widely acclaimed study of that great British institution, the public house. First published in 2004, this was described as the best history of the pub available. Now updated and corrected, it offers a scholarly, yet accessible history of the origins of the pub and its development since medieval times...read more

Paperback:

9781850749066 | English Heritage, June 30, 2004, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: This is a new edition of English Heritage's widely acclaimed study of that great British institution, the public house.

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Product Description: Playaway is the simplest way to listen to a book on the go. Small enough to fit in the palm of your hand, it comes with the audio content already on it and a battery to make it play. No Cassettes. No CDs. No Downloads. Simply plug in the earphones and enjoy...read more

Miscellaneous:

9781598953909 | Unabridged edition (Findaway World Llc, October 30, 2006), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Playaway is the simplest way to listen to a book on the go.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781846071072, titled "The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid" | New edition (Gardners Books, September 4, 2006), cover price $40.05 | About this edition: Presents Bill Bryson's hilarious memoir of growing up in middle America in the fifties.

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