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Product Description: Memoirs are as varied as human emotion and experience, and those published in the distinguished American Lives Series run the gamut. Excerpted from this series (called “splendid” by Newsweek) and collected here for the first time, these dispatches from American lives take us from China during the Cultural Revolution to the streets of New York in the sixties to a cabin in the backwoods of Idaho...read more
By Tobias Wolff (introduced by)

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9780803228054 | Bison Books, March 1, 2010, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Memoirs are as varied as human emotion and experience, and those published in the distinguished American Lives Series run the gamut.

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This new collection of ten short stories is a record of the lives and secrets of diverse men and women and their sometimes comical, sometimes violent progress

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9780553343250 | Bantam Dell Pub Group, October 1, 1986, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: This new collection of ten short stories is a record of the lives and secrets of diverse men and women and their sometimes comical, sometimes violent progress

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Product Description: To American soldiers in Vietnam, "back in the world" meant America and safety. To Tobias Wolff's characters, Back in the World is where lives that have veered out of control just might become normal again. Unfortunately, the men and women in these gripping, pungent, and wonderfully skewed stories have only the vaguest notion of what normal is...read more

Hardcover:

9780395354162 | Houghton Mifflin, September 1, 1985, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This new collection of ten short stories is a record of the lives and secrets of diverse men and women and their sometimes comical, sometimes violent progress

Paperback:

9780679767961 | Reissue edition (Vintage Books, October 1, 1996), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: To American soldiers in Vietnam, "back in the world" meant America and safety.

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Offers a collection of short stories that combines, in mostly domestic settings, intense feeling with wild imagination and familiar situations with extraordinary events

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9780880010351 | Ecco Pr, May 1, 1984, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: Offers a collection of short stories that combines, in mostly domestic settings, intense feeling with wild imagination and familiar situations with extraordinary events

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9780880010498 | Reprint edition (Ecco Pr, April 1, 1993), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Offers a collection of short stories that combines, in mostly domestic settings, intense feeling with wild imagination and familiar situations with extraordinary events

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Paperback:

9780553346756 | Bantam Dell Pub Group, February 1, 1989, cover price $7.95

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By Ludwig Van Beethoven and Tobias Wolff (introduced by)

CD/Spoken Word:

9780141800592 | Abridged edition (Penguin/Highbridge, March 1, 1999), cover price $3.00

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Featuring outstanding debuts by Lan Samantha Chang with 'Pipa's Story,' and Carolyn Ferrell's 'Proper Library'--a poignant tale about being black, male, and gay in the Bronx--the respected short story collection focuses on a new generation of writers.

Hardcover:

9780395681039 | Houghton Mifflin, November 1, 1994, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Presents a collection of stories selected from magazines in the United States and Canada

Paperback:

9780395681022, titled "Best American Short Stories 1994" | Houghton Mifflin, November 1, 1994, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Presents a collection of stories selected from magazines in the United States and Canada

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Gathered from one hundred prominent writing workshops around the United States and Canada, this current collection of short stories presents a wide variety of new voices, settings, and styles that capture all facets and visions of North American life. Original. 25,000 first printing. (view table of contents)
By Natalie Danford (editor), John Kulka (editor) and Tobias Wolff (editor)

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9780156013222 | Mariner Books, October 1, 2000, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Gathered from approximately one hundred fifty writing workshops around the United States and Canada, this collection of short stories presents a variety of new voices, settings, and styles that capture all facets and visions of North American life.

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Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904) overturned the dramatic conventions of his day and laid the groundwork for contemporary approaches to directing and acting. Now, for the first time, the full lyricism, humor, and pathos of his greatest plays are available to an English-speaking audience. Marina Brodskaya's new translations of Ivanov, The Seagull, Uncle Vanya, Three Sisters, and The Cherry Orchard not only surpass in accuracy all previous translations, but also provide the first complete English text of the plays, restoring passages entirely omitted by her predecessors. This much-needed volume renders Chekhov in language that will move readers and theater audiences alike, making accessible his wordplay, unstated implications, and innovations. His characters' vulnerabilities, needs, and neuroses―their humanity―emerge through their genuine, self-absorbed conversations. The plays come to life as never before and will surprise readers with their vivacity, originality, and relevance.
By Marina Brodskaya (trans), Anton Pavlovich Chekhov and Tobias Wolff (introduced by)

Hardcover:

9780804769655 | Stanford Univ Pr, October 21, 2010, cover price $50.00

Paperback:

9780804769662 | Stanford Univ Pr, October 21, 2010, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904) overturned the dramatic conventions of his day and laid the groundwork for contemporary approaches to directing and acting.

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Paperback:

9781493671434 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 3, 2013, cover price $6.99

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Having survived the childhood recorded in 'This Boy's Life', Tobias Wolff finds himself serving in Vietnam and assigned to a unit in the Mekong Delta. Innocent, self-deluded but rapidly growing less so, he fumbles his way through close shaves and foolish risks.

Paperback:

9780330340199 | New edition (Pan Macmillan, October 13, 1995), cover price $16.10 | About this edition: Having survived the childhood recorded in 'This Boy's Life', Tobias Wolff finds himself serving in Vietnam and assigned to a unit in the Mekong Delta.

The author recalls his experiences during the Vietnam war, reminiscing about his service in the Mekong Delta, his feelings about the miltary life, and the impact of the Vietnam experience on his life

Hardcover:

9780679402176 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, October 1, 1994, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: The author recalls his experiences during the Vietnam war, reminiscing about his service in the Mekong Delta, his feelings about the miltary life, and the impact of the Vietnam experience on his life

Paperback:

9780679760238 | Vintage Books, October 1, 1995, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The author recalls his experiences during the Vietnam war, reminiscing about his service in the Mekong Delta, his feelings about the miltary life, and the impact of the Vietnam experience on his life

Miscellaneous:

9780307763754 | Vintage Books, September 1, 2010, cover price $15.00

Stories tell of a boy who can not tell the truth, a dying hunter, a philandering professor, and others coping with life's unexpected realities

Paperback:

9780880014977 | Reissue edition (Ecco Pr, October 1, 1996), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Stories tell of a boy who can not tell the truth, a dying hunter, a philandering professor, and others coping with life's unexpected realities
9780880012454 | Reprint edition (Ecco Pr, October 1, 1994), cover price $12.00

Miscellaneous:

9780061868221 | Harpercollins, October 13, 2009, cover price $9.99

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9780931694141 | Wampeter Pr, January 1, 1983, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Book by

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A collection of stories set in the Upper Midwest introduces a cast of characters who are products of their environment, but stand apart slightly from their world. Original.

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9781571310316 | Milkweed Editions, March 1, 2000, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A collection of stories set in the Upper Midwest introduces a cast of characters who are products of their environment, but stand apart slightly from their world.

Written by the author of 'The Barracks Thief', 'This Boy's Life' and 'Hunters in the Snow', this collection of stories looks at how people rewrite their own histories, and examines how revenge, as another urge to put things right, can take curious forms.

Hardcover:

9780747528364 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, November 21, 1996, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Written by the author of 'The Barracks Thief', 'This Boy's Life' and 'Hunters in the Snow', this collection of stories looks at how people rewrite their own histories, and examines how revenge, as another urge to put things right, can take curious forms.

In a collection of short stories, one man is shot while waiting in a bank line, another is fired for writing a premature obituary, and a woman visits her father after his mental breakdown

Hardcover:

9780679402183 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, October 1, 1996, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: In a collection of short stories, one man is shot while waiting in a bank line, another is fired for writing a premature obituary, and a woman visits her father after his mental breakdown

Paperback:

9780679781554 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, October 1, 1997), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: In a collection of short stories, one man is shot while waiting in a bank line, another is fired for writing a premature obituary, and a woman visits her father after his mental breakdown

Miscellaneous:

9780307763747 | Vintage Books, September 1, 2010, cover price $13.95

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780679455677 | Random House, October 1, 1996, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: In a collection of short stories, one man is shot while waiting in a bank line, another is fired for writing a premature obituary, and a woman visits her father after his mental breakdown.

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During his senior year at an elite New England prep school, a young man who had struggled to fit in with his contemporaries finds his life unraveling due to the school's obsession with literary figures and their work.

Hardcover:

9780375401466 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, November 1, 2003, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: During his senior year at an elite New England prep school, a young man who had struggled to fit in with his contemporaries finds his life unraveling due to the school's obsession with literary figures and their work.
9789990059687 | Random House Inc, November 1, 2003, cover price $0.02

Paperback:

9780375701498 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, September 1, 2004), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: During his senior year at an elite New England prep school, a young man who had struggled to fit in with his contemporaries finds his life unraveling due to the school's obsession with literary figures and their work.

Reinforced:

9780606335430 | Demco Media, September 1, 2004, cover price $21.25 | About this edition: During his senior year at an elite New England prep school, a young man who had struggled to fit in with his contemporaries finds his life unraveling due to the school's obsession with literary figures and their work.

Prebinding:

9781439566015 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, October 20, 2008), cover price $21.95
9781417664559 | Turtleback Books, September 1, 2004, cover price $24.50 | About this edition: During his senior year at an elite New England prep school, a young man who had struggled to fit in with his contemporaries finds his life unraveling due to the school's obsession with literary figures and their work.

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Product Description: This collection of stories—twenty-one classics followed by ten potent new stories—displays Tobias Wolff's exquisite gifts over a quarter century.

Hardcover:

9781400044597 | 1 edition (Alfred a Knopf Inc, March 25, 2008), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A masterful compilation of short fiction by the author of Old School and This Boy's Life combines ten original works with twenty-one classic tales that chronicle the unexpected revelations that occur in the lives of characters ranging from a teacher abducted by a student's father to an attorney taking a difficult deposition.

Paperback:

9781400095971 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, April 7, 2009), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: This collection of stories—twenty-one classics followed by ten potent new stories—displays Tobias Wolff's exquisite gifts over a quarter century.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781433203985 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 1, 2008), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A collection of potent new stories that, along with twenty-one classics, displays Wolffs mastery over a quarter century.
9781433203992 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 1, 2008), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A collection of potent new stories that, along with twenty-one classics, displays Wolffs mastery over a quarter century.
9781433203961 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 1, 2008), cover price $99.00

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781433203978 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 1, 2008), cover price $29.95
9781433203954 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 1, 2008), cover price $79.95 | About this edition: A collection of potent new stories that, along with twenty-one classics, display Wolffs mastery over a quarter century.

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By Tobias Wolff (editor)

Paperback:

9780933277052 | Ploughshares Books, September 1, 1992, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: First published in 1989, this memoir has become a classic in the genre. With this book, Wolff essentially launched the memoir craze that has been going strong ever since. It was made into a movie in 1993.Fiction writer Tobias Wolff electrified critics with his scarifying 1989 memoir, which many deemed as notable for its artful structure and finely wrought prose as for the events it describes...read more

Hardcover:

9780871132482, titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir" | Atlantic Monthly Pr, December 1, 1988, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The author chronicles the tumultuous events of his early life, discussing his parents' divorce, the nomadic wanderings with his mother that followed, and the strange and eventful process of growing up

Paperback:

9780802136688, titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir" | Grove Pr, January 20, 2000, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The author chronicles the tumultuous events of his early life, discussing his parents' divorce, the nomadic wanderings with his mother that followed, and the strange and eventful process of growing up.
9780060972776, titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir" | Perennial, December 1, 1989, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: The author chronicles the tumultuous events of his early life, discussing his parents' divorce, the nomadic wanderings with his mother that followed, and the strange and eventful process of growing up

CD/Spoken Word:

9781615730889, titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir" | Una rep edition (Highbridge Co, July 27, 2010), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: First published in 1989, this memoir has become a classic in the genre.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781559947633, titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir" | Harperaudio, March 1, 1993, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Wolff chronicles the tumultuous events of his early life, discussing his parents' divorce, the nomadic wanderings with his mother that followed, and the strange and eventful process of growing up.

Reinforced:

9780606335423, titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir" | Demco Media, February 1, 2000, cover price $22.35 | About this edition: The author chronicles the tumultuous events of his early life, discussing his parents' divorce, the nomadic wanderings with his mother that followed, and the strange and eventful process of growing up.

Prebinding:

9781439500071, titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $23.95
9780833553805, titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir" | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $28.10 | About this edition: The author chronicles the tumultuous events of his early life, discussing his parents' divorce, the nomadic wanderings with his mother that followed, and the strange and eventful process of growing up.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781556441394 | Amer Audio Prose Library Inc, June 1, 1987, cover price $13.95

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Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781556441387 | Amer Audio Prose Library Inc, June 1, 1987, cover price $13.95

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