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Product Description: Composing Gender explores questions around the central concept of gender: Is gender binary, or more complicated? How do we define gender and sexuality? What stereotypes, expectations, and rituals shape gender? What influence does the media have on gender? Readings by a range of feminist scholars, journalists, gender theorists, biologists, legal scholars, sociologists, and others take up these questions and more...read more

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9781457628542 | Bedford/st Martins, November 8, 2013, cover price $32.70 | About this edition: Composing Gender explores questions around the central concept of gender: Is gender binary, or more complicated?

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Product Description: Collected for the first time, the New York stories of John O'Hara, "among the greatest short story writers in English, or in any other language" (Brendan Gill, Here at The New Yorker) Collected for the first time, here are the New York stories of one of the twentieth century’s definitive chroniclers of the city—the speakeasies and highballs, social climbers and cinema stars, mistresses and powerbrokers, unsparingly observed by a popular American master of realism...read more
By E. L. Doctorow (foreword by), Steven Goldleaf (editor) and John O'Hara

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9780143107095 | Reprint edition (Penguin Classics, August 27, 2013), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Collected for the first time, the New York stories of John O'Hara, "among the greatest short story writers in English, or in any other language" (Brendan Gill, Here at The New Yorker) Collected for the first time, here are the New York stories of one of the twentieth century’s definitive chroniclers of the city—the speakeasies and highballs, social climbers and cinema stars, mistresses and powerbrokers, unsparingly observed by a popular American master of realism.

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Product Description: From A to Z, the Penguin Drop Caps series collects 26 unique hardcovers—featuring cover art by Jessica HischeIt all begins with a letter. Fall in love with Penguin Drop Caps, a new series of twenty-six collectible and hardcover editions, each with a type cover showcasing a gorgeously illustrated letter of the alphabet...read more

Hardcover:

9780143124689 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, November 5, 2013), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: From A to Z, the Penguin Drop Caps series collects 26 unique hardcovers—featuring cover art by Jessica HischeIt all begins with a letter.
9780848814410 | Amereon Ltd, December 1, 1992, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: A bestseller upon its publication in 1935, BUtterfield 8 was inspired by a news account of the discovery of the body of a beautiful young woman washed up on a Long Island beach.

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9780143107088 | Reprint edition (Penguin Classics, August 21, 2013), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The bestselling novel that became an Oscar-winning film starring Elizabeth Taylor about New York's speakeasy generation A masterpiece of American fiction and a bestseller upon its publication in 1935, BUtterfield 8 lays bare with brash honesty the unspoken and often shocking truths that lurked beneath the surface of a society still reeling from the effects of the Great Depression.
9780812966985 | Modern Library, April 1, 2003, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Caught up in the fast life of 1930s New York City, Gloria Wandrous becomes tragically involved with a married man.
9780679755807 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, September 1, 1994), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A bestseller when it was originally published in 1935, this is a brilliant, brutal portrait of New York's speakeasy generation.

Reinforced:

9780606310703 | Demco Media, August 30, 2004, cover price $22.30 | About this edition: Caught up in the fast life of 1930s New York City, Gloria Wandrous becomes tragically involved with a married man.

Prebinding:

9781417645800 | Turtleback Books, April 1, 2003, cover price $24.50 | About this edition: Caught up in the fast life of 1930s New York City, Gloria Wandrous becomes tragically involved with a married man.

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"Appointment in Samarra" is a fast-paced, blackly comic depiction of the rapid decline and fall of Julian English. English is part of the social elite of his 1930s American hometown but from the moment he impetuously throws a cocktail in the face of one of his powerful business associates his life begins to spiral out of control - taking his loving but troubled marriage with it.

Hardcover:

9780783803760 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, December 1, 1998), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: "Appointment in Samarra" is a fast-paced, blackly comic depiction of the rapid decline and fall of Julian English.
9780679601104 | Reprint edition (Modern Library, May 1, 1994), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A novel about the price one man was forced to pay for rejecting a life of moderation
9780781254816 | Reprint Services Corp, March 1, 1993, cover price $89.00

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9780143107071 | Reprint edition (Penguin Classics, April 30, 2013), cover price $16.00
9780375719202 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, July 1, 2003), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Julian and Caroline English are at the center of the social elite until Julian makes a fateful decision to break with polite society and embarks on a rapid spiral toward self-destruction.
9780394711928 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, June 1, 1982), cover price $10.00 | also contains The Reaver | About this edition: A novel about the price one man was forced to pay for rejecting a life of moderation

Reinforced:

9780606205535 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $18.27 | About this edition: A novel about the price one man was forced to pay for rejecting a life of moderation

Prebinding:

9780613684880 | Turtleback Books, December 1, 2003, cover price $24.60 | About this edition: Julian and Caroline English are at the center of the social elite until Julian makes a fateful decision to break with polite society and embarks on a rapid spiral toward self-destruction.
9780613170864 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $18.80 | About this edition: A novel about the price one man was forced to pay for rejecting a life of moderation

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9782253129226 | Distribooks Inc, November 1, 2012, cover price $15.95

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9782253129219 | Distribooks Inc, October 1, 2012, cover price $20.95

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Product Description: Scénariste à Hollywood, James Malloy est amoureux de Peggy, une jeune libraire qui l'aime aussi mais refuse de l'épouser. Quand le père de Peggy, disparu depuis des années, resurgit soudain, envahissant insensiblement leur existence, la romance tourne au drame...read more

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9782253129202 | Distribooks Inc, March 1, 2010, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Scénariste à Hollywood, James Malloy est amoureux de Peggy, une jeune libraire qui l'aime aussi mais refuse de l'épouser.

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Hardcover:

9788426416964 | Italian edition edition (Lumen Editorial, January 30, 2009), cover price $50.95

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Product Description: On the sound stage and the casting couch, behind the facades of Spanish style mansions and inside studio trailers, at costumes and makeup, in posh nightclubs and in backrooms filled with cigar smoke, here are the ruthless producers, over-the-hill directors, disillusioned writers, glamorously callous actresses, desperate and hungry starlets, and matinee idols with dark secrets as they are unsparingly observed by one of America's most popular masters of realism...read more

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9780786718726 | Da Capo Pr, January 4, 2007, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: On the sound stage and the casting couch, behind the facades of Spanish style mansions and inside studio trailers, at costumes and makeup, in posh nightclubs and in backrooms filled with cigar smoke, here are the ruthless producers, over-the-hill directors, disillusioned writers, glamorously callous actresses, desperate and hungry starlets, and matinee idols with dark secrets as they are unsparingly observed by one of America's most popular masters of realism.

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A new edition of the classic collection of short stories that created an opening for J. D . Salinger and John Cheever takes readers into the heart of the Pennsylvania suburbs, a land of country clubs, shopkeepers, bartenders, and college students. Original.

Hardcover:

9780881848991 | Carroll & Graf Pub, November 1, 1992, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The author sympathetically portrays the people--miners, shopkeepers, bartenders, collegians, and country club members--of the coal region of his hometown in five novels and more than fifty short stories

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9780786713622 | Da Capo Pr, April 14, 2004, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A new edition of the classic collection of short stories that created an opening for J.
9780786700820 | Reprint edition (Carroll & Graf Pub, June 1, 1994), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The author sympathetically portrays the people--miners, shopkeepers, bartenders, collegians, and country club members--of the coal region of his hometown in five novels and more than fifty short stories

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Product Description: A momentous bestseller when it was first published in 1949, John O’Hara’s sprawling novel A Rage to Live offers up a gorgeous pageant of idealists and libertines, tradesmen and crusaders, men of violence and goodwill, and women of fierce strength and tenderness...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780679602668 | Modern Library, August 1, 1997, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Grace Caldwell Tate, the head of the leading family of Fort Penn, Pennsylvania, survives affairs, scandals, and disasters through her sheer determination

Paperback:

9780812971354 | Modern Library, March 1, 2004, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A momentous bestseller when it was first published in 1949, John O’Hara’s sprawling novel A Rage to Live offers up a gorgeous pageant of idealists and libertines, tradesmen and crusaders, men of violence and goodwill, and women of fierce strength and tenderness.
9780881842166 | Reissue edition (Carroll & Graf Pub, April 1, 1986), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: The rich fabric of American life is subtly mirrored in a novel that chronicles the lives of the inhabitants of a central Pennsylvania community

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Presents a selection of the author's short works, including 'Too Young,' 'Bread Alone,' 'Graven Image,' and 'Mrs. Whitman.'

Hardcover:

9780394604947, titled "Selected Short Stories of John O'Hara" | Random House Inc, April 1, 1980, cover price $6.95

Paperback:

9780812966978, titled "Selected Short Stories of John O'Hara" | Modern Library, March 1, 2003, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Presents a selection of the author's short works, including 'Too Young,' 'Bread Alone,' 'Graven Image,' and 'Mrs.

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Product Description: Traces the history of the Clarence River Jockey Club and its contribution to Australian racing and the New South Wales Northern Rivers region.

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9780868406374 | New South Wales Univ Pr Ltd, September 1, 2002, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Traces the history of the Clarence River Jockey Club and its contribution to Australian racing and the New South Wales Northern Rivers region.

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The ultimate guide for Elvis Presley fans provides a host of never-before-seen photographs, helpful advice on collecting Elvis memorabilia, trivia, a complete discography, and information on Elvis websites, movies, music, fan clubs, chat rooms, and more. Original. (view table of contents)

Paperback:

9780399525650 | J P Tarcher, July 1, 2000, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Provides never-before-seen photographs, helpful advice on collecting Elvis memorabilia, trivia, a complete discography, and information on Elvis websites, movies, fan clubs, and chat rooms.

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Chronicles the events of Alfred Eaton's life against his successful career in MacHardie and Company and the Department of the Navy

Hardcover:

9780394425801 | Random House Inc, November 1, 1958, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the events of Alfred Eaton's life against his successful career in MacHardie and Company and the Department of the Navy

Paperback:

9780786706822 | 2 edition (Da Capo Pr, November 9, 1999), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the events of Alfred Eaton's life against his successful career in MacHardie and Company and the Department of the Navy

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Product Description: This book is a collection of twenty-six stories featuring a broad range of typical O'Hara characters: the big shots, the lovelies, the brassy wits, the clucks, the operators, the sharp, the weary, and the disillusioned. These characters are rendered with color, detail, and passion...read more

Hardcover:

9781560004806 | Large print edition (Transaction Pub Large Print, January 1, 1999), cover price $40.95 | About this edition: Presents twenty-six stories, including 'Like old times,' 'War aims,' and 'Wise guy'

Paperback:

9781412812634 | Transaction Pub Large Print, April 30, 1999, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: This book is a collection of twenty-six stories featuring a broad range of typical O'Hara characters: the big shots, the lovelies, the brassy wits, the clucks, the operators, the sharp, the weary, and the disillusioned.

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Product Description: A devastating account of the movie world's Golden Age, in all its phony power and glory. The famously sharp-edged social realism and always on-the-money dialogue of the late novelist John O'Hara (1905-1970) are brought to bear in a stinging saga of ambition and fate, Hollywood style...read more

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9780880015752 | Ecco Pr, October 1, 1997, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A devastating account of the movie world's Golden Age, in all its phony power and glory.

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Paperback:

9780679771005 | Modern Library, February 1, 1996, cover price $1.99

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Product Description: Book by O'Hara, John

Hardcover:

9780679601678 | Modern Library, August 1, 1995, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Book by O'Hara, John

Chronicles the events of Alfred Eaton's life against his successful career in MacHardie and Company and the Department of the Navy

Paperback:

9780881849714 | Reissue edition (Carroll & Graf Pub, April 1, 1993), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the events of Alfred Eaton's life against his successful career in MacHardie and Company and the Department of the Navy

By Katharine Moore, John O'Hara (contributor) and Wray Vamplew (editor)

Hardcover:

9780195532876 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 3, 1993, cover price $45.00

Caught up in the fast life of the 1930s New York City, Gloria Wandrous becomes tragically involved with a married man

Hardcover:

9780899668710 | Buccaneer Books, June 1, 1991, cover price $22.95

Paperback:

9780394711904 | Random House Inc, July 1, 1982, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: Caught up in the fast life of the 1930s New York City, Gloria Wandrous becomes tragically involved with a married man

Paperback:

9780868402987, titled "A Mug's Game: A History of Gaming and Betting in Australia" | New South Wales Univ Pr Ltd, August 1, 1988, cover price $24.95

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The events of these three novels are based on O'Hara's own experiences

Hardcover:

9780394444802 | Random House Inc, June 1, 1960, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Nice boxed three volume set.

Paperback:

9780881842715 | Carroll & Graf Pub, October 1, 1986, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: The events of these three novels are based on O'Hara's own experiences

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A collection of short stories reveals the diversity, insight, and verismilitude of O'Hara's work as he wrote about Pennsylvania, Hollywood, and New York cafe society

Hardcover:

9780816140190 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, June 1, 1986), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A collection of short stories reveals the diversity, insight, and verisimilitude of O'Hara's work as he wrote about Pennsylvania, Hollywood, and New York cafe society

Paperback:

9780394743110 | 1 edition (Random House Inc, September 1, 1986), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A collection of short stories reveals the diversity, insight, and verismilitude of O'Hara's work as he wrote about Pennsylvania, Hollywood, and New York cafe society

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