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9781505687897 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 24, 2014, cover price $6.75

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Product Description: Online business is the conduct of business processes on the internet. The growth of online business in today's world is increasing day by day. Learn how you can grow and improve your online business in this book.

Paperback:

9781505707892 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 25, 2014, cover price $6.75 | About this edition: Online business is the conduct of business processes on the internet.

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Product Description: "The Adventures of Chauncey Alcock" by Lawrence Sanders (1-56740-501-0 03A) "Brennbar's Rant" by John Irving (1-56740-501-0 03B) "Nevada" by John Updike (1-56740-501-0 03C) "Bogman, The" by Margaret Atwood (1-56740-501-0 03D) "How it Ended" by Jay McInerney (1-56740-501-0 03E) (see individual titles for more information...read more

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781567405019 | Abridged edition (Brilliance Audio, February 1, 1997), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "The Adventures of Chauncey Alcock" by Lawrence Sanders (1-56740-501-0 03A) "Brennbar's Rant" by John Irving (1-56740-501-0 03B) "Nevada" by John Updike (1-56740-501-0 03C) "Bogman, The" by Margaret Atwood (1-56740-501-0 03D) "How it Ended" by Jay McInerney (1-56740-501-0 03E) (see individual titles for more information)

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Product Description: "QUINTESSENTIAL UPDIKE...These tales are elegies for lost youth and receding passions."--The New York Times"If one trait can account for John Updike's staying power, it is the man's exquisite grasp of ordinary miracles....With his small mirages, his puddles left by both the heroic and the damned, Updike can turn the simple, misguided efforts of a man into a signature of song...read more

Paperback:

9780449224168 | Fawcett Books, March 1, 1995, cover price $5.99 | also contains Concrete Made Easy: From Planning to Completion | About this edition: "QUINTESSENTIAL UPDIKE.

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Product Description: To the hero of the title story of this collection, all of England has the glow of an afterlife: “A miraculous lacquer lay upon everything, beading each roadside twig . . . each reed of thatch, each tiny daisy trembling in the grass...read more

Hardcover:

9780679435839 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, November 1, 1994, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: An anthology of short fiction features twenty-two tales that explore the magical fragility, memory, nostalgia, and translucent quality of life beyond middle age

Paperback:

9780449912010 | Random House Inc, August 1, 1996, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: To the hero of the title story of this collection, all of England has the glow of an afterlife: “A miraculous lacquer lay upon everything, beading each roadside twig .
9780449223918 | Crest, November 1, 1995, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: An anthology of short fiction features twenty-two tales that explore the magical fragility, memory, nostalgia, and translucent quality of life beyond middle age

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780679436577 | Unabridged edition (Random House, November 1, 1994), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Anthology of short fiction features twenty-two diverse tales that explore the magical fragility, memory, nostalgia, and translucent quality of life beyond middle age.

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Charlie joins the others in his fifth grade class in tormenting and ridiculing the unpopular new girl Joan, until a strange dream prompts him to treat her differently

Library:

9780886823580 | Creative Co, January 1, 1989, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Charlie joins the others in his fifth grade class in tormenting and ridiculing the unpopular new girl Joan, until a strange dream prompts him to treat her differently

Hardcover:

9780307957306 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, November 27, 2012, cover price $45.00

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The critically acclaimed short fiction of three masters of the American short story--Raymond Carver, John Cheever, and John Updike--comes together in an unabridged audio collection that includes Carver's Where I'm Coming From, as well as works by Cheever and Updike. Books available.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780375404764 | Unabridged edition (Random House, November 1, 1998), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Presents a collection of the American authors' short stories.

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The author's first collection of poetry in years brings together sixty-one poems that grapple with the themes of childhood, America, Europe, Japan, airplanes, and much more. 12,500 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780375412547 | 1 edition (Alfred a Knopf Inc, May 1, 2001), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: A collection of sixty-one poems that grapple with such themes as childhood, America, Europe, Japan, and airplanes.

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Combines paintings and photographs with profiles of some of the most influential Americans in history, including presidents, artists, and actors.
By Carolyn Kinder Carr, Charles Saumarez Smith (introduced by) and John Updike (foreword by)

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9780823003303 | Watson-Guptill Pubns, April 1, 2003, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Combines paintings and photographs with profiles of some of the most influential Americans in history, including presidents, artists, and actors.

Paperback:

9780317523218 | Redpath Pr, September 1, 1986, cover price $5.95
9781556280078 | Redpath Pr, June 1, 1986, cover price $5.95

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Product Description: John Updike’s first collection of nonfiction pieces, published in 1965 when the author was thirty-three, is a diverting and illuminating gambol through midcentury America and the writer’s youth. It opens with a choice selection of parodies, casuals, and “Talk of the Town” reports, the fruits of Updike’s boyish ambition to follow in the footsteps of Thurber and White...read more

Hardcover:

9780394414737 | Random House Inc, June 1, 1965, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A collection of non-fictional prose by the American novelist and poet, including parodies, autobiographical essays, and book reviews

Paperback:

9780812983777 | Random House Inc, September 18, 2012, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: John Updike’s first collection of nonfiction pieces, published in 1965 when the author was thirty-three, is a diverting and illuminating gambol through midcentury America and the writer’s youth.

Collection of stories, five of which were previously published in the New Yorker, which relate the adventures of an American writer as he tours Russia and other Communist-bloc nations

Hardcover:

9780394416380 | Random House Inc, June 1, 1970, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Collection of stories, five of which were previously published in the New Yorker, which relate the adventures of an American writer as he tours Russia and other Communist-bloc nations

Paperback:

9780449459331 | Ballantine Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $12.00
9780449004524 | Random House Inc, October 1, 1998, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Collected stories relate the adventures of an American writer as he tours Russia and other Communist-bloc nations
9780394745091 | Random House Inc, August 1, 1980, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Collected stories relate the adventures of an American writer as he tours Russia and other Communist-bloc nations

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Product Description: In this, the final volume in John Updike’s mock-heroic trilogy about the Jewish American writer Henry Bech, our hero is older but scarcely wiser. Now in his seventies, he remains competitive, lecherous, and self-absorbed, lost in a brave new literary world where his books are hyped by Swiss-owned conglomerates, showcased in chain stores attached to espresso bars, and returned to warehouses three weeks after publication...read more

Paperback:

9780449005651 | Fawcett Books, April 1, 1999, cover price $7.50 | About this edition: In this, the final volume in John Updike’s mock-heroic trilogy about the Jewish American writer Henry Bech, our hero is older but scarcely wiser.

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Septuagenarian Jewish-American writer Henry Bech, the hero of Bech: A Book and Bech Is Back, confronts new challenges in his life, including a much-coveted Nobel Prize, an honor that stuns him. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780375403682 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, October 1, 1998, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Septuagenarian Jewish American writer Henry Bech confronts new challenges in his life, including a much-coveted Nobel Prize, an honor that stuns him

Paperback:

9780449004043 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, October 1, 1999), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Septuagenarian Jewish American writer Henry Bech confronts new challenges in his life, including a much-coveted Nobel Prize, an honor that stuns him
9780783802640 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, March 1, 1999), cover price $24.00
9780375704178 | Large print edition (Random House Large Print, October 1, 1998), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Septuagenarian Jewish American writer Henry Bech confronts new challenges in his life, including a much-coveted Nobel Prize, an honor that stuns him

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Septuagenarian Jewish-American writer Henry Bech confronts new challenges in his life, in a trio of novels--Bech: A Book, Bech Is Back, and Bech at Bay--that follow him from the Manhattan literary world to Nobel laureate. Books available.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780375404993 | Abridged edition (Random House, October 1, 1998), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Septuagenarian Jewish-American writer Henry Bech confronts new challenges in his life, in a trio of novels--Bech: A Book, Bech Is Back, and Bech at Bay--that follow him from the Manhattan literary world to Nobel laureate.

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Product Description: Nunca se fue, pero ahora ha vuelto. Si, en la primera entrega de sus desventuras, Henry Bech arrastraba su triste pero tambien comica figura por los mortecinos paises de la orbita sovietica, en esta, ya cumplidos los cincuenta y empezando a peinar canas, sus andanzas le llevan a impartir peregrinas conferencias sobre literatura en pintorescas capitales del Tercer Mundo, a promocionar su obra en televisiones australianas, a recorrer Tierra Santa y las Highlands escocesas con su esposa Si, con su esposa, porque el narcisista y rijoso Bech ha acabado casandose con Bea (una ex, hermana de otra ex) y se ha instalado con ella y sus tres hijos en unas afueras residenciales...read more

Paperback:

9788483834350 | Italian edition edition (Tusquets Editor, January 30, 2013), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Nunca se fue, pero ahora ha vuelto.

Praised to the hilt by critics, a national best-seller follows fifty-year-old Jewish writer Henry Bech around the world, into marriage to an Episcopalian divorcee from New York, and back to the top thanks to his latest book. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780394528069 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, October 1, 1982, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Seven new installments in the peripatetic life of the Jewish-American writer, Henry Bech, catch him in several aesthetic embarrassments as he travels to several third-world countries, turns fifty, marries, falls in love, and writes a best-selling book
9780517470954 | Random House Value Pub, October 1, 1982, cover price $1.99 | About this edition: Seven new installments in the peripatetic life of the Jewish-American writer, Henry Bech, catch him in several aesthetic embarrassments as he travels to several third-world countries, turns fifty, marries, falls in love, and writes a best-selling book

Paperback:

9780449004531 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, October 1, 1998), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Seven new installments in the peripatetic life of the Jewish-American writer, Henry Bech, catch him in several aesthetic embarrassments as he travels to several third-world countries, turns fifty, marries, falls in love, and writes a best-selling book
9780449202777 | Reprint edition (Fawcett Books, March 1, 1992), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Seven new installments in the peripatetic life of the Jewish-American writer, Henry Bech, catch him in several aesthetic embarrassments as he travels to several third-world countries, turns fifty, marries, falls in love, and writes a best-selling book

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Product Description: En 1910, el pastor presbiteriano Clarence Wilmot, tras perder primero la fe y luego la cabeza por el cine, se convierte en vendedor de enciclopedias. Con el empezara la saga de los Wilmot, compuesta por Teddy, que decidira no salir a ver mundo y se casara con la joven Emily; Essie, que acabara en Hollywood, convertida en una pequena diosa de la pantalla, y Clark, que desafia a todos sus antepasados y cae en manos de una secta...read more

Paperback:

9788483833339 | Tusquets Editor, September 1, 2011, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: En 1910, el pastor presbiteriano Clarence Wilmot, tras perder primero la fe y luego la cabeza por el cine, se convierte en vendedor de enciclopedias.
9788483100615 | Tusquets Editor, January 1, 2002, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: Limited signed edition of 400 copies. This story has never been collected in a book of Updike's fiction.

Hardcover:

9780935716153 | Lord John Pr, June 1, 1982, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Limited signed edition of 400 copies.

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Product Description: When reality, affection, and might are harmoniously lined up, they produce the predominate idea in personal development: being intelligent. This encapsulates each theme discussed so far into one merged whole. Once we comprehend the beautiful uniting of truth, love, and might, we intuitively understand intelligence...read more

Paperback:

9781505694079 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 25, 2014, cover price $6.75 | About this edition: When reality, affection, and might are harmoniously lined up, they produce the predominate idea in personal development: being intelligent.

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Presents a collection of stories selected from magazines in the United States and Canada

Hardcover:

9780395354131 | Houghton Mifflin, September 1, 1984, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Presents a collection of stories selected from magazines in the United States and Canada

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Presents a collection of stories selected from magazines in the United States and Canada
By John Updike (editor)

Paperback:

9780395365120 | Houghton Mifflin, September 1, 1984, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Presents a collection of stories selected from magazines in the United States and Canada

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A collection of twenty-two important pieces of short fiction of the twentieth century includes masterworks by F. Scott Fitzgerald, Jean Stafford, Bernard Malamud, Gish Jen, and E.B. White. (view table of contents)
By John Updike (editor)

Hardcover:

9780618005765 | Houghton Mifflin, June 1, 1999, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Since the series' inception in 1915, the annual volumes of The Best American Short Stories have launched literary careers, showcased the most compelling stories of each year, and confirmed for all time the significance of the short story in our national literature.
9780395843680 | Houghton Mifflin, April 5, 1999, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: A collection of fifty-five important pieces of short fiction of the twentieth century features masterworks by Ernest Hemingway, William Faulkner, Willa Cather, F.

Paperback:

9780395843673 | Expanded edition (Mariner Books, April 20, 2000), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A collection of fifty-five important pieces of short fiction of the twentieth century features masterworks by Ernest Hemingway, William Faulkner, Willa Cather, F.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780618093205 | Unabridged edition (Houghton Mifflin, October 9, 2000), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: A collection of twenty-two important pieces of short fiction of the twentieth century includes masterworks by F.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780618013210 | Abridged edition (Houghton Mifflin, November 11, 1999), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: For eighty-four years, the annual volumes of The Best American Short Stories have launched literary careers and showcased the most compelling stories of each year.

Prebinding:

9781417711383, titled "Best American Short Stories of the Century" | Turtleback Books, April 1, 2000, cover price $33.05 | About this edition: A collection of fifty-five important pieces of short fiction of the twentieth century features masterworks by Ernest Hemingway, William Faulkner, Willa Cather, F.

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Product Description: John Updike has selected enduring stories from the eighty-four annual volumes of THE BEST AMERICAN SHORT STORIES, and the result is a "spectacular tapestry of fictional achievement" (Entertainment Weekly). Volume 1 of the audio edition features a wide variety of contemporary writers reading classics of the genre, along with authors reading from their own work...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Rosellen Brown (narrator), Cynthia Ozick (narrator), George Plimpton (narrator) and John Updike (editor)

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780618013203 | Abridged edition (Houghton Mifflin, November 11, 1999), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: John Updike has selected enduring stories from the eighty-four annual volumes of THE BEST AMERICAN SHORT STORIES, and the result is a "spectacular tapestry of fictional achievement" (Entertainment Weekly).

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