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Product Description: This long-unavailable work by one of America’s most eminent and popular writers appears in paperback for the first time.Drinks Before Dinner, called “witty and provocative” by the New York Times, is E.L. Doctorow’s only play...read more

Hardcover:

9780394400921 | Random House Inc, June 1, 1979, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Edgar dreads what might occur at a dinner party of old friends, but the evening turns out to be much different from what he expected

Paperback:

9781559361156 | Theatre Communications Group, May 1, 1996, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: This long-unavailable work by one of America’s most eminent and popular writers appears in paperback for the first time.

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Hardcover:

9780517435748 | Workman Pub Co, September 1, 1982, cover price $15.99

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In the late 1930s, a young man who has been turned out of his home discovers his destiny on the vast Adirondack estate of one of the nation's wealthiest men, where several extraordinary men and women contribute to his education. Reader's Guide included. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780394506913 | Random House Inc, October 1, 1982, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: In the late 1930s, a young man--turned out of his home--finds his fate on the vast Adirondack estate of one of the nation's wealthiest men, where several extraordinary men and women contribute to his education

Paperback:

9780812978216 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, September 11, 2007), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In the late 1930s, a young man who has been turned out of his home discovers his destiny on the vast Adirondack estate of one of the nation's wealthiest men, where several extraordinary men and women contribute to his education.
9780452275683 | Reprint edition (Plume, May 1, 1996), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: It is the Great Depression of the 1930s, and a passionate young man from Paterson, New Jersey, leaves home to find his fortune.
9780679736257 | Reissue edition (Vintage Books, July 1, 1992), cover price $11.00 | About this edition: In the late 1930s, a young man who has been turned out of his home finds his fate on the vast Adirondack estate of one of the nation's wealthiest men, where several extraordinary men and women contribute to his education

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Daniel Isaacson, whose parents were executed for treason, composes a unique document recalling the associations, and interpersonal relationships of his life

Hardcover:

9780394605012 | Random House Inc, October 1, 1984, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Daniel Isaacson, whose parents were executed for treason, composes a unique document recalling the associations, and interpersonal relationships of his life

Paperback:

9780449214305 | Fawcett Books, January 1, 1984, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Daniel Isaacson, whose parents were executed for treason, composes a unique document recalling the associations, and interpersonal relationships of his life

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Product Description: A son is set the task of concealing his father's death; a drowned child is callously handled by rescuers; a lonely schoolteacher is shot by a hunter; a boy witnesses his mother's act of infidelity; a car explosion kills a foreign schoolgirl; and the middle-aged author of these tales depicts his own consciousness...read more

Hardcover:

9780394541310 | Random House Inc, June 1, 1984, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: A son is set the task of concealing his father's death; a drowned child is callously handled by rescuers; a lonely schoolteacher is shot by a hunter; a boy witnesses his mother's act of infidelity; a car explosion kills a foreign schoolgirl; and the middle-aged author of these tales depicts his own consciousness.

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An introspective narrative of the activities, attitudes, and concerns of a writer in his fiftieth year is accompanied by stories that address the same artistic and personal preoccupations (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780394525303 | Random House Inc, November 1, 1984, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: An introspective narrative of the activities, attitudes, and concerns of a writer in his fiftieth year is accompanied by stories that address the same artistic and personal preoccupations

Paperback:

9780452278790 | Reprint edition (Plume, May 1, 1997), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: An introspective narrative of the activities, attitudes, and concerns of a writer in his fiftieth year is accompanied by stories that address the same artistic and personal preoccupations
9780380699964 | Reissue edition (Avon Books, December 1, 1990), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: At the peak of his literary fame and fortune, Jonathan walks out on his wife, moves into a Manhattan loft, and goes back through his life, reinventing his world through his writer's imagination

Daniel Isaacson, whose parents were executed for treason, composes a unique document recalling the associations, and interpersonal relationships of his life

Paperback:

9788425317026 | Lectorum Pubns, September 1, 1985, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Daniel Isaacson, whose parents were executed for treason, composes a unique document recalling the associations, and interpersonal relationships of his life

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By E. L. Doctorow (editor)

Hardcover:

9780935875072 | Blumarts, June 1, 1989, cover price $325.00

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Product Description: The bestselling and Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Ragtime and Billy Bathgate has compiled his first collection of essays, a richly textured and detailed combination of literary criticism, political invective, and historical meditation.

Hardcover:

9780679426868 | Random House Inc, October 1, 1993, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Essays discuss 'The Call of the Wild,' Theodore Dreiser, '1984,' President Reagan, presidential character, and the beliefs of writers

Paperback:

9780060976361 | Reprint edition (Perennial, October 1, 1994), cover price $11.00 | About this edition: The bestselling and Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Ragtime and Billy Bathgate has compiled his first collection of essays, a richly textured and detailed combination of literary criticism, political invective, and historical meditation.

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A collection of three novels by the best-selling author of Ragtime and the winner of the 1989 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction includes Billy Bathgate, World's Fair, and Loon Lake.

Hardcover:

9780517100783 | Outlet, April 1, 1994, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: A collection of three novels by the best-selling author of Ragtime and the winner of the 1989 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction includes Billy Bathgate, World's Fair, and Loon Lake.

"Something close to magic." The Los Angeles TimesThe astonishing novel of a young boy's life in the New York City of the 1930s, a stunning recreation of the sights, sounds, aromas and emotions of a time when the streets were safe, families stuck together through thick and thin, and all the promises of a generation culminate in a single great World's Fair . . .

Hardcover:

9780844666969 | Peter Smith Pub Inc, June 1, 1994, cover price $24.25 | About this edition: "Something close to magic.
9780517660836 | Reissue edition (Random House Value Pub, January 1, 1988), cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Portrays a world where fiction and reality meet within the 1930s Bronx childhood of Edgar, growing up through the intensity of the Depression and the hope of the New York World's Fair
9780816140855 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, October 1, 1986), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Portrays a world in which fantasy and reality meet within the Bronx childhood of Edgar, growing up through the turmoil of the Depression and the promise of the New York World's Fair
9780394525280 | Random House Inc, October 1, 1985, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Portrays a world where fiction and reality meet within the 1930s Bronx childhood of Edgar, growing up through the intensity of the Depression and the hope of the New York World's Fair

Paperback:

9780452275720 | Reprint edition (Plume, April 1, 1996), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: "Something close to magic.
9789990061833 | Penguin USA, April 1, 1996, cover price $0.02
9780679736288 | Rep int edition (Vintage Books, July 1, 1992), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Portrays a world where fiction and reality meet within the 1930s Bronx childhood of Edgar, growing up through the intensity of the Depression and the hope of the New York World's Fair
9780449212370 | Fawcett Books, November 1, 1986, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Presents a world in which fiction and reality meet within the 1930s Bronx childhood of Edgar, growing up through the intensity of the Depression and the hope of the New York World's Fair

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780786102990, titled "Worlds Fair" | Blackstone Audio Inc, December 1, 1992, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This wonderfully poignant story leads irresistibly to the glittering, futuristic promise of the New York World's Fair of 1939, where the young protaganist at the age of nine crosses over into a future of his own.

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When an enigmatic stranger burns the small Dakota Territory town of Hard Times to the ground, leaving many of the town's inhabitants dead, Blue, a record keeper and self-appointed mayor, determinedly rallies the frightened, fed-up, and dazed townspeople to rebuild, in a new edition of the author's debut novel. Reader's Guide included. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.

Paperback:

9780812978223 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, September 11, 2007), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: When an enigmatic stranger burns the small Dakota Territory town of Hard Times to the ground, leaving many of the town's inhabitants dead, Blue, a record keeper and self-appointed mayor, determinedly rallies the frightened, fed-up, and dazed townspeople to rebuild, in a new edition of the author's debut novel.
9780452275713 | Plume, July 1, 1996, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Doctorow's magnificent first novel follows the story of how the town of Hard Times in the Dakota Territory got its name.
9789990081039 | Penguin USA, July 1, 1996, cover price $0.02
9780679736271 | Vintage Books, September 1, 1992, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: When the Man from Bodie burns the small Dakota Territory town of Hard Times to the ground, Blue, record keeper and self-appointed mayor, determinedly rallies the frightened, fed-up, and dazed townspeople to rebuild

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A collection of autobiographical essays offers the author's impressions of privileged American life during the 1920s, his rise to fame and subsequent decline, and the attitudes that both shaped him and reflected his literary contributions
By E. L. Doctorow (introduced by) and F. Scott Fitzgerald

Paperback:

9780811213332 | New Directions, September 1, 1996, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A collection of autobiographical essays offers the author's impressions of privileged American life during the 1920s, his rise to fame and subsequent decline, and the attitudes that both shaped him and reflected his literary contributions

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While looking into the disappearance of a missing freelance book reviewer, McIlvaine, a reporter, finds himself roaming around the underground world of 1890s New York City, where he discovers a strange doctor who can keep the rich alive through macabre methods. Reader's Guide included. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780394587547 | Random House Inc, May 1, 1994, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: In post-Civil War New York City, a young pedestrian recognizes his supposedly dead father riding in a passing horse-drawn omnibus

Paperback:

9780812978193 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, May 8, 2007), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: While looking into the disappearance of a missing freelance book reviewer, McIlvaine, a reporter, finds himself roaming around the underground world of 1890s New York City, where he discovers a strange doctor who can keep the rich alive through macabre methods.
9780452275492 | Reprint edition (Plume, May 1, 1997), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: When a young man sees his estranged--and supposedly deceased--millionaire father passing in a horse-drawn carriage, his search for an explanation leads him through the intriguing world of nineteenth-century New York City
9780451185631 | Signet, May 1, 1995, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: In post-Civil War New York City, a young pedestrian recognizes his supposedly dead father riding in a passing horse-drawn omnibus
9780679754411 | Large print edition (Random House Inc, June 1, 1994), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: In post-Civil War New York City, a young pedestrian recognizes his supposedly dead father riding in a passing horse-drawn omnibus

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780679433729 | Random House, March 1, 1994, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: In post-Civil War New York City, a young pedestrian recognizes his supposedly dead father riding in a passing horse-drawn omnibus.

Reinforced:

9780606300131 | Demco Media, August 30, 2004, cover price $24.60 | About this edition: When a young man sees his estranged--and supposedly deceased--millionaire father passing in a horse-drawn carriage, his search for an explanation leads him through the intriguing world of nineteenth-century New York City

Prebinding:

9781417636426, titled "Waterworks" | Turtleback Books, May 1, 1997, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: When a young man sees his estranged--and supposedly deceased--millionaire father passing in a horse-drawn carriage, his search for an explanation leads him through the intriguing world of nineteenth-century New York City

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Product Description: 12 cassette tapes- series owes debt to Jewish writers who at end of 19th Century began writing in Yiddish and created a popular literature that brought to life small dramas, struggles and joys of ordinary life. These works capture panorama of the Jewish experience in cities like Warsaw and Odessa as well as everyday existence in small towns of Eastern Europe...read more

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780967248509 | Kcrw, November 1, 1998, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: 12 cassette tapes- series owes debt to Jewish writers who at end of 19th Century began writing in Yiddish and created a popular literature that brought to life small dramas, struggles and joys of ordinary life.

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Product Description: "We're living a national ideology that's invisible to us because we're inside it." At the outset of his career E. L. Doctorow told Paul Levine, "History written by historians is clearly insufficient." Doctorow's novels carry out that conviction by imagining the great moments of American history--the Old West, the gilded age, the Depression, the cold war--as backdrops for tales of excruciating moral pain and injustice in America...read more

Paperback:

9781578061440 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, August 1, 1999, cover price $25.00 | also contains Conversations With E. L. Doctorow | About this edition: "We're living a national ideology that's invisible to us because we're inside it.
9780061002625, titled "Steel Justice" | Harpercollins, September 1, 1991, cover price $3.50 | also contains Conversations With E. L. Doctorow, Steel Justice | About this edition: Very Good Book

The acclaimed annual short fiction series--this year featuring guest editor E. L. Doctorow--collects the work of Raymond Carver, Amy Bloom, Ha Jin, Walter Mosley, Jhumpa Lahiri, and many other notable authors. Read by the authors. Simultaneous.
By E. L. Doctorow (editor) and Katrina Kenison (editor)

Hardcover:

9780395926871 | Houghton Mifflin, October 1, 2000, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Presents a collection of stories selected from magazines in the United States and Canada

Paperback:

9780395926864 | Mariner Books, October 19, 2000, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Presents a collection of stories selected from magazines in the United States and Canada

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780618015788 | Unabridged edition (Mariner Books, November 16, 2000), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Features works by Raymond Carver, Amy Bloom, Ha Jin, Walter Mosley, and Jhumpa Lahiri.

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The acclaimed annual short fiction series--this year featuring guest editor E. L. Doctorow--collects the work of Raymond Carver, Amy Bloom, Ha Jin, Walter Mosley, Jhumpa Lahiri, and many other notable authors. Read by the authors. Simultaneous. (view table of contents)
By E. L. Doctorow (editor), Tim Gautreaux (narrator), Allan Gurganus (narrator), Katrina Kenison and Z. Z. Packer (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9780618093212 | Abridged edition (Houghton Mifflin, November 16, 2000), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Features works by Raymond Carver, Amy Bloom, Ha Jin, Walter Mosley, and Jhumpa Lahiri.

By Rowland Barber, E. L. Doctorow (introduced by) and Harpo Marx

Hardcover:

9781892145062 | Little Bookroom, January 1, 2001, cover price $16.95

The theft and mysterious reappearance of a cross from a Manhattan church precipitates a hunt for the culprits that will soon uncover a strange prophecy about a rebirth of the United States. Reprint.

Paperback:

9780452282094 | Reprint edition (Plume, February 1, 2001), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The theft and mysterious reappearance of a cross from a Manhattan church precipitates a hunt for the culprits that will soon uncover a strange prophecy about a rebirth of the United States.

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Product Description: Ruderg text accompanies photographs of posters for the missing put up around New York City following 9/11. It is a personal reflection on the people of the city and the special bond that gives them strength.

Hardcover:

9780964095250 | Ruder Finn Pr, September 1, 2002, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Ruderg text accompanies photographs of posters for the missing put up around New York City following 9/11.

Three screenplays by the National Book Award-winner of Ragtime introduce readers to the fascinating, sometimes faltering relationship between novelist and Hollywood. (Drama)
By E. L. Doctorow and Paul Levine (editor)

Hardcover:

9780801872013 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, April 7, 2003, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Three screenplays by the National Book Award-winner of Ragtime introduce readers to the fascinating, sometimes faltering relationship between novelist and Hollywood.

Paperback:

9780801882012 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, March 30, 2005, cover price $30.00

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Filled with philosophical musings and personal observations, this fiction writer's take on the universe combines memoir with science to explore the American consciousness and experience.

Hardcover:

9780674004610 | Harvard Univ Pr, May 1, 2003, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Filled with philosophical musings and personal observations, this fiction writer's take on the universe combines memoir with science to explore the American consciousness and experience.

Paperback:

9780674016286 | Harvard Univ Pr, September 30, 2004, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Filled with philosophical musings and personal observations, this fiction writer's take on the universe combines memoir with science to explore the American consciousness and experience.

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