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Product Description: Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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9781409707363 | Read Books, May 30, 2008, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

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Greece has always had its admirers, though none seems to have cherished the Athenian tavernas, the murderous traffic and the jaded prostitutes, the petty bureaucratic tyrannies, the street noise and the heroic individualists. John Lucas' love for the realities of Greece finally banishes the banality of a half-century of tourism.

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9780955010538 | Dufour Editions, March 15, 2008, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Greece has always had its admirers, though none seems to have cherished the Athenian tavernas, the murderous traffic and the jaded prostitutes, the petty bureaucratic tyrannies, the street noise and the heroic individualists.

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Product Description: We know where the sun sleeps at night . . . it is where the land ends and there is nothing but sea; where the world ends and there is the stairway to eternity . . . from its summit, holy men and great men can enter into the eternal life. Egypt 2600 bc. As the dawn

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9781847480606 | Athena Pr Pub Co, September 30, 2007, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: We know where the sun sleeps at night .

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9780595448333 | Iuniverse Inc, July 11, 2007, cover price $13.95

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Discusses the sequence of four plays that begins with 'Richard II' and concludes with 'Henry V' referred to as the second tetralogy. This second tetralogy, with its complex characters, is evidence of Shakespeare's developing skills as a playwright and the influence events of the period had on his writing.

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9781871551976 | Greenwich Exchange Ltd, January 29, 2007, cover price $16.65 | About this edition: Discusses the sequence of four plays that begins with 'Richard II' and concludes with 'Henry V' referred to as the second tetralogy.

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

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9781428660311 | Kessinger Pub Co, July 31, 2006, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Product Description: Oliver Goldsmith's wit, civility of tone, and adroit handling of form are on display in this selection of writing that also presents the author's moral seriousness which is as necessary to 21st-century society as it was to his own.
By John Lucas (editor)

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9781857547030 | 1 edition (Carcanet Pr, July 1, 2006), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Oliver Goldsmith's wit, civility of tone, and adroit handling of form are on display in this selection of writing that also presents the author's moral seriousness which is as necessary to 21st-century society as it was to his own.

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By Ramon Bachs (illustrator), Paul Jenkins and John Lucas (illustrator)

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9780785119586 | Marvel Enterprises, July 12, 2006, cover price $13.99

By John Lucas (editor)

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9781904886082 | Gardners Books, November 19, 2004, cover price $15.45

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Product Description: Why are the Galaxy's wealthiest and most powerful inhabitants plotting to destroy the entire universe, and replace it with a smaller and more convenient reality of their own construction? What happens when an entire society devotes itself to alcoholic excess, elevating the pursuit of inebriation above all other goals? And is it really possible that the most ruthlessly successful organisation in the whole of space and time could be outwitted by two young humans, members of a species previously regarded as noteworthy only for the inexplicable enthusiasm with which it destroys the ecosystems on which its own survival depends? Answers to all these questions and more can be found in this unusual and dazzlingly funny novel...read more

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9781903517116 | Dedalus Ltd, August 1, 2003, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Why are the Galaxy's wealthiest and most powerful inhabitants plotting to destroy the entire universe, and replace it with a smaller and more convenient reality of their own construction?

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Product Description: First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780415967433 | Routledge, March 1, 2003, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: First published in 2003.

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Product Description: Gurney is the greatest of all those poets who fought in and survived the First World War and his achievement drastically affects our understanding of twentieth century poetry. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780746308875 | Northcote House Pub Ltd, December 1, 2001, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Gurney is the greatest of all those poets who fought in and survived the First World War and his achievement drastically affects our understanding of twentieth century poetry.

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Product Description: This rich collection of Peter Porter's critical essays on poetry covers such subjects as the Earl of Rochester, Christopher Smart, George Crabbe, Robert Browning, Wallace Stevens, and John Ashbery.

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9781842330555 | Nottingham Trent Univ, October 1, 2001, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: This rich collection of Peter Porter's critical essays on poetry covers such subjects as the Earl of Rochester, Christopher Smart, George Crabbe, Robert Browning, Wallace Stevens, and John Ashbery.

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Product Description: Mattel Barbie

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9780875884684 | Hobby House Pr Inc, May 1, 2000, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Mattel Barbie

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Product Description: Chronicle the love life of Katy Keene and Randy van Ronson with this fun-loving fashion book. Elaborate costumes for yachting and beach excursions, theatre and club outings - all the exotic dating experiences you can imagine are featured with the appropriate costumes.

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9780875884837 | Hobby House Pr Inc, May 1, 2000, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Chronicle the love life of Katy Keene and Randy van Ronson with this fun-loving fashion book.

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Looks at the study of history, how it has evolved through the centuries, and its importance to today's students. (view table of contents)

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9781882926411 | Isi Books, July 1, 2000, cover price $8.00 | About this edition: Looks at the study of history, how it has evolved through the centuries, and its importance to today's students.

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Product Description:  . (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780813526812 | Rutgers Univ Pr, May 1, 1999, cover price $50.00 | About this edition:  .

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9780813526829 | Rutgers Univ Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $22.95 | About this edition:  .

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Product Description: This collection of critical essays on William Blake covers a wide range to include Marxist, new historicist, feminist and psychological approaches. Between them, the essays explore the most significant areas and moments of his career as poet and also print maker, illustrator and visionary artist...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780582237117 | Longman Pub Group, May 1, 1998, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: This collection of critical essays on William Blake covers a wide range to include Marxist, new historicist, feminist and psychological approaches.

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9780582237100 | Taylor & Francis, May 1, 1998, cover price $70.95

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Product Description: Writing and Race brings together specially commissioned essays by new and established authors from a range of disciplines. Texts are drawn from subjects and genres that include philosophy, politics, anthropology, sexuality, travel, fiction and autobiography...read more
By John Lucas (editor) and Tim Youngs (editor)

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9780582273757 | Taylor & Francis, December 1, 1997, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Writing and Race brings together specially commissioned essays by new and established authors from a range of disciplines.

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Product Description: John Lucas's unique volume reveals a knowing and articulate poet writing as an essentially oral artist - out of a subtle tradition of song as much as of poetry. Lucas champions Clare's art in a vital and fascinating book which tells of the collision between the cultural orthodoxy of print and the poet whose work was demeaned and damaged by the forces of the literary establishment...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780746307298 | Northcote House Pub Ltd, September 1, 1996, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: John Lucas's unique volume reveals a knowing and articulate poet writing as an essentially oral artist - out of a subtle tradition of song as much as of poetry.

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Product Description: This study traces popular writing from the 17th century to the present day, covering a period of social and political turmoil. It addresses a number of themes, including the rise of popular culture and its subversive potential and the effects of urbanization on the creation of class consciousness...read more
By John Lucas (editor)

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9780582214149 | Longman Pub Group, June 1, 1996, cover price $413.20 | About this edition: This study traces popular writing from the 17th century to the present day, covering a period of social and political turmoil.

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9780582214156 | Longman Pub Group, March 1, 1996, cover price $35.80

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Product Description: Pro basketball player John Lucas's world collapsed when he was asked to leave the NBA after years of drug abuse. Here is the remarkable story of his comeback --from drug counselor, to minor league basketball team owner, to successful coach of the NBA's San Antonio Spurs.

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9781568380285 | Hazelden, August 1, 1994, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Pro basketball player John Lucas's world collapsed when he was asked to leave the NBA after years of drug abuse.

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9780517158562 | Random House Value Pub, October 1, 1995, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Pro basketball player John Lucas's world collapsed when he was asked to leave the NBA after years of drug abuse.

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Product Description: From her first comic book appearance in 1945 as The Pin-Up Queen, Katy Keene runs the full spectrum when it comes to fans' fashion designs -- especially as they apply to the ever popular swimsuit! To help assure Katy's position as America's Original Queen of Pin-Ups, Fashion and Fantasy, and to celebrate her Golden Anniversary, this collection features 39 unique fans' costume designs...read more

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9780875884370, titled "Katy Keene's Swimsuit Illustrated Paper Dolls" | Hobby House Pr Inc, June 1, 1995, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: From her first comic book appearance in 1945 as The Pin-Up Queen, Katy Keene runs the full spectrum when it comes to fans' fashion designs -- especially as they apply to the ever popular swimsuit!

The author recounts his NBA career, his problems with drug addiction, his work to help other players with drug problems, and his outlook on sports, competition, and success

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9781568380292 | Hazelden, September 1, 1994, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: The author recounts his NBA career, his problems with drug addiction, his work to help other players with drug problems, and his outlook on sports, competition, and success

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