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Product Description: Since Yvor Winters' famous denunciation of Ralph Waldo Emerson and his writings in the 1930s, major critics have been silent on the subject, and Emerson scholars have generally avoided critical evaluation. Hyatt H. Waggoner reopens the debate, arguing that past criticism of Emerson has been limited by the inevitable but unfortunate influences of cultural relativism and personal taste...read more

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9780691645223 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: Since Yvor Winters' famous denunciation of Ralph Waldo Emerson and his writings in the 1930s, major critics have been silent on the subject, and Emerson scholars have generally avoided critical evaluation.
9780691062693 | Princeton Univ Pr, June 1, 1974, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Since Yvor Winters' famous denunciation of Ralph Waldo Emerson and his writings in the 1930s, major critics have been silent on the subject, and Emerson scholars have generally avoided critical evaluation.

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9780020283614, titled "Deathbird Stories" | Reprint edition (Collier Books, August 1, 1990), cover price $9.00 | also contains Deathbird Stories | About this edition: A collection of nineteen allegorical stories exploring the powers and vulnerabilities of the gods and demons of the computerized, polluted, and violent modern world

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Product Description: If you thought the only thing Ellison writes is speculative fiction, craziness about giant cockroaches that attack Detroit, or invaders from space who look like pink eggplant and smell like chicken soup, this dynamite novel of the emergent days of rock and roll will turn you around at least three times...read more

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9780922890545 | Reprint edition (Armchair Detective Library, April 1, 1991), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Stag Preston, with the guidance of his ambitious manager, tries to use his talent as a rockabilly singer to become a star
9780521353366, titled "Prelude to the Mahdiyya: Peasants and Traders in the Shendi Region, 1821-1885" | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1989, cover price $72.99 | also contains Prelude to the Mahdiyya: Peasants and Traders in the Shendi Region, 1821-1885 | About this edition: During the first colonial period (the Turkiyya, 1821-85), the Shendi region of the Northern Sudan was inhabited by peasants, traders and nomads.

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9781497643253 | Ingram Pub Services, June 24, 2014, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: If you thought the only thing Ellison writes is speculative fiction, craziness about giant cockroaches that attack Detroit, or invaders from space who look like pink eggplant and smell like chicken soup, this dynamite novel of the emergent days of rock and roll will turn you around at least three times.
9781595820587 | Reprint edition (M Pr, December 13, 2006), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Originally published in 1961 as Rockabilly, a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame-inducted tale based on the career of Jerry Lee Lewis finds a talented Louisville singer corrupted by a wildly successful music career.
9780441777952 | Reissue edition (Ace Books, October 1, 1983), cover price $2.95 | About this edition: Stag Preston, with the guidance of his ambitious manager, tries to use his talent as a rockabilly singer to become a star

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Product Description: Originally published in 1962 and updated in later decades with a new introduction, Ellison Wonderland shows a vibrant young writer with a wide-ranging imagination, ferocious creative energy, devastating wit, and an eye for the wonderful and terrifying and tragic...read more

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9780405000584, titled "Czechoslovakia: A Bibliographic Guide" | Reprint edition (Ayer Co Pub, December 1, 1968), cover price $12.95 | also contains Czechoslovakia: A Bibliographic Guide

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9781497642980 | Open Road Media, June 3, 2014, cover price $12.99
9780312941338 | Revised edition (Bluejay, July 1, 1984), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Originally published in 1962 and re-issued in 1974 and in 1983, Ellison Wonderland contains sixteen stories with copyrights ranging from 1956 to 1961.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781481529778 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 13, 2015), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Originally published in 1962 and updated in later decades with a new introduction, Ellison Wonderland shows a vibrant young writer with a wide-ranging imagination, ferocious creative energy, devastating wit, and an eye for the wonderful and terrifying and tragic.

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Product Description: “An enjoyable, irascible collection” of smart and sometimes-scathing film criticism from a famously candid author (Library Journal).   Everyone’s a critic, especially in the digital age—but no one takes on the movies like multiple award-winning author Harlan Ellison...read more

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9781497643062 | Reprint edition (Open Road Media, March 10, 2015), cover price $20.99 | About this edition: “An enjoyable, irascible collection” of smart and sometimes-scathing film criticism from a famously candid author (Library Journal).
9781595820563 | Dark Horse Comics, March 26, 2008, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Most overviews of film are written from some high, sunlit mountaintop.
9780887331473 | Reprint edition (Underwood Books, September 1, 1992), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Book by Ellison, Harlan

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Product Description: ''Only connect,'' E.M. Forster famously said, and Harlan Ellison was canny enough to make that the lifeblood of his achievement from the get-go.New, fresh and different is tricky in the storytelling business, as rare as diamonds, but, as a born storyteller, Harlan made story brave, daring, surprising again, brought an edge of the gritty and the strange, the erudite and the street-smart, found ways to make words truly come alive again in an over-worded world...read more

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9781596066342 | Subterranean, December 31, 2014, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: ''Only connect,'' E.

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Product Description: Harlan Ellison—master essayist, gadfly, literary myth figure, and viewer of dark portent—has been, for the greater part of his life, a burr under the saddle of complacency. In this collection, his former assistant and confidante, Marty Clark, has culled from hundreds of rare and un‑reprinted works to select twenty wide‑ranging essays—nonfiction writings ranging from travelogue to media criticism, literary exploration to personal musing—that demonstrate why the monstre sacre of imaginative literature won the prestigious Silver Pen award from PEN International for his journalistic forays...read more

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9781497643239 | Open Road Media, June 24, 2014, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Harlan Ellison—master essayist, gadfly, literary myth figure, and viewer of dark portent—has been, for the greater part of his life, a burr under the saddle of complacency.

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Product Description: Pure, hundred‑proof distillation of Ellison. A righteous verbal high. Here you will find twenty of his very best stories and essays, including the four‑part ‘Scenes from the Real World,” an anecdotal history of the doomed TV series, The Starlost, that he created for NBC; “Tales from the Mountains of Madness”; and his hilariously brutal reportage on the three most important things in life, sex, violence, and labor relations...read more

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9780932096166 | Phantasia Pr, September 1, 1982, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Pure, 100-proof distillation of Ellison.

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9781497643260 | Open Road Media, June 24, 2014, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Pure, hundred‑proof distillation of Ellison.
9780425086834 | Reissue edition (Berkley Pub Group, May 1, 1984), cover price $3.50 | also contains Handbook for Azospirillum: Technical Issues and Protocols | About this edition: Pure, hundred‑proof distillation of Ellison.

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Product Description: Over the Edge, a collection of twelve short stories and essays from Harlan Ellison, is a must‑read for any fan of the wild abandon and laser focus of one of the century’s most brilliant authors. Complex, alluring, audacious, sublime—it is not hyperbole when applied to the Hugo and Nebula Award–winning author whom the Washington Post calls “one of the great living American short story writers...read more

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9781497643185 | Ingram Pub Services, June 24, 2014, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Over the Edge, a collection of twelve short stories and essays from Harlan Ellison, is a must‑read for any fan of the wild abandon and laser focus of one of the century’s most brilliant authors.

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Product Description: “One of the great living American short story writers” exposes the darkness of the human heart in these speculative tales of terror and tragedy (The Washington Post Book World).   A five-year-old boy never ages, living as an immortal in a past that no longer exists while the world encroaches upon his innocence, in the Hugo and Nebula Award–winning “Jeffty Is Five...read more

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9780395285879 | Houghton Mifflin, November 1, 1980, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Ellison's sixteen previously uncollected stories and new novella further his reputation as an intrepid explorer of odd psychological corners and a master of pure horror and black comedy

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9781497643215 | Open Road Media, June 24, 2014, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: “One of the great living American short story writers” exposes the darkness of the human heart in these speculative tales of terror and tragedy (The Washington Post Book World).
9781892391483 | Reprint edition (Tachyon Pubns, September 1, 2007), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Shatterday is a revolutionary classic from Harlan Ellison, science fiction’s most controversial author.
9780425071656 | Reissue edition (Berkley Pub Group, February 1, 1983), cover price $2.95 | About this edition: “One of the great living American short story writers” exposes the darkness of the human heart in these speculative tales of terror and tragedy (The Washington Post Book World).

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Product Description: Harlan Ellison’s Nebula Award–winning story begins this postapocalyptic saga of Vic, a boy, Blood, his dog, and the telepathic union that binds them together in a struggle for survival.   The cycle begins with “Eggsucker,” which chronicles the early years of the association between fourteen‑year‑old loner Vic and his brilliant, telepathic dog...read more

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9781497643314 | Open Road Media Sci-Fi & Fantasy, June 24, 2014, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Harlan Ellison’s Nebula Award–winning story begins this postapocalyptic saga of Vic, a boy, Blood, his dog, and the telepathic union that binds them together in a struggle for survival.

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Product Description: Harlan Ellison celebrates four decades of writing and publishes his seventieth book, this critically acclaimed, wildly imaginative, and outrageously creative collection. The Edgar Award–nominated novella Mefisto in Onyx is the centerpiece, surrounded by screenplays, an introduction by the author, interspersed segments of autobiographical narrative, and such provocatively titled entries as “The Man Who Rowed Columbus Ashore,” “Anywhere But Here, With Anybody But You,” “Crazy As a Soup Sandwich,” “Chatting With Anubis,” “The Dragon on the Bookshelf,” (written in collaboration with Robert Silverberg), “The Dreams a Nightmare Dreams,” “Pulling Hard Time,” and “Midnight in the Sunken Cathedral...read more

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9781497643246 | Open Road Media, June 24, 2014, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Harlan Ellison celebrates four decades of writing and publishes his seventieth book, this critically acclaimed, wildly imaginative, and outrageously creative collection.

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Product Description: From Harlan Ellison, whom the Washington Post regards as a “lyric poet, satirist, explorer of odd psychological corners, and purveyor of pure horror and black comedy,” comes Strange Wine. Discover among these tales the spirits of executed Nazi war criminals who walk Manhattan streets; the damned soul of a murderess escaped from hell; gremlins writing the fantasies of a gone‑dry writer; and the exquisite Dr...read more

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9781497643277 | Ingram Pub Services, June 24, 2014, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: From Harlan Ellison, whom the Washington Post regards as a “lyric poet, satirist, explorer of odd psychological corners, and purveyor of pure horror and black comedy,” comes Strange Wine.
9781596870703 | Ibooks, October 1, 2004, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Discover among these tales the spirits of executed Nazi war criminals who walk Manhattan streets; the damned soul of a murderess escaped from Hell; gremlins writing the fantasies of a gone-dry writer; and the exquisite Dr.
9780743479899 | Reprint edition (Ibooks, October 1, 2004), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A remarkable compendium of diverse short fiction by the acclaimed author ranges from satire to horror in such tales as 'The New York Review of Birds' and 'Working with the Little People' and features such unusual characters as Dr.
9780446306591 | Reissue edition (Grand Central Pub, January 1, 1984), cover price $3.50 | About this edition: Harlan Ellison's Deathbird Stories was selected by the American Library Association as one of the Best Books for Young Adults, 1975.

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Product Description: Includes the Nebula and Hugo Award–winning story, “ ‘Repent, Harlequin!’ Said the Ticktockman.” A special new collection of Ellison’s short stories, selected especially for this volume by the author, including the newly revised and expanded tale “Never Send to Know for Whom the Lettuce Wilts...read more

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9781497643284 | Ingram Pub Services, June 24, 2014, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Includes the Nebula and Hugo Award–winning story, “ ‘Repent, Harlequin!

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Product Description: You have nothing to fear but fear itself. The only trouble is, fear comes in so many different shapes and sizes these days—the rejection by a beautiful woman, the threat of impending nuclear holocaust, the erratic behavior of wackos walking the streets who only need a wrong word and there they go to the top of an apartment building with a sniperscope’d rifle...read more

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9781497643147 | Open Road Media, June 3, 2014, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: You have nothing to fear but fear itself.
9780441583287 | Reissue edition (Ace Books, July 1, 1983), cover price $2.95 | also contains Bear's Merry Christmas | About this edition: YOU HAVE NOTHING TO FEAR BUT FEAR ITSELF!

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Product Description: Bold and uncompromising, Gentleman Junkie and Other Stories of the Hung-up Generation is a watershed moment in Harlan Ellison’s early writing career. Rather than dealing in speculative fiction, these twenty-five short stories directly tackle issues of discrimination, injustice, bigotry, and oppression by the police...read more

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9781497643017 | Open Road Media, June 3, 2014, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Bold and uncompromising, Gentleman Junkie and Other Stories of the Hung-up Generation is a watershed moment in Harlan Ellison’s early writing career.
9780759229884 | E-Rights/E-Reads Ltd, October 1, 2001, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The original 50 cent paperback edition of this book now goes for $100 in rare book auctions.

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Product Description: Eleven side trips to the dark edge of imagination by master storyteller Harlan Ellison, From the Land of Fear presents some of the author’s early work from his start in the late fifties. Here you can see a vibrant, imaginative young writer honing his craft and sowing the seeds of what would become his brilliant career, including the standout piece “Soldier,” a clever antiwar tale included both in short‑story form and as a screenplay for TV’s The Outer Limits...read more

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9781497643000 | Ingram Pub Services, June 3, 2014, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Eleven side trips to the dark edge of imagination by master storyteller Harlan Ellison, From the Land of Fear presents some of the author’s early work from his start in the late fifties.

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Product Description: A Grand Master of Science Fiction and the multiple-award-winning author of A Boy and His Dog presents seven stunning stories of speculative fiction. Hugo Award winner I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream is living legend Harlan Ellison’s masterpiece of future warfare...read more

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9781497643079 | Open Road Media, June 3, 2014, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: A Grand Master of Science Fiction and the multiple-award-winning author of A Boy and His Dog presents seven stunning stories of speculative fiction.
9780759298156 | Gardners Books, August 4, 2009, cover price $16.85 | also contains I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream | About this edition: First published in 1967 and re-issued in 1983, I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream contains seven stories with copyrights ranging from 1958 through 1967.
9780373194896, titled "Rachel and the M.D." | Harlequin Books, December 1, 2000, cover price $3.50 | also contains I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream, Rachel and the M.D. | About this edition: PAPERBACK

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Product Description: At the beginning of the 1980s, Harlan Ellison agreed to write a regular column for the L.A. Weekly on the condition that they published whatever he wrote with no revisions and no suggestions for rewrites. What resulted was impassioned, persuasive, abusive, and hilarious...read more

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9781497642973 | Ingram Pub Services, June 3, 2014, cover price $20.99 | About this edition: At the beginning of the 1980s, Harlan Ellison agreed to write a regular column for the L.
9780898653410 | 2 revised edition (Walsworth Pub Co, October 1, 1985), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: At the beginning of the 1980's Harlan Ellison agreed to do a regular column for the LA WEEKLY on the condition that they publish whatever he wrote, without revising it or suggesting rewrites.

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Product Description: First published in 1967 and re-issued in 1983, I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream contains seven stories with copyrights ranging from 1958 through 1967. This edition contains the original introduction by Theodore Sturgeon and the original foreword by Harlan Ellison, along with a brief update comment by Ellison that was added in the 1983 edition...read more

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9780759298156, titled "I Have No Mouth & I Must Scream" | Gardners Books, August 4, 2009, cover price $16.85 | also contains I Have No Mouth & I Must Scream | About this edition: First published in 1967 and re-issued in 1983, I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream contains seven stories with copyrights ranging from 1958 through 1967.
9780373194896, titled "Rachel and the M.D." | Harlequin Books, December 1, 2000, cover price $3.50 | also contains I Have No Mouth & I Must Scream, Rachel and the M.D. | About this edition: PAPERBACK
9780441363957 | Reprint edition (Ace Books, August 1, 1984), cover price $2.95 | About this edition: The concerns and stylistic evolution of the famed futuristic writer are revealed in seven science fiction tales

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781574534221, titled "I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream" | Unabridged edition (Audio Literature, January 1, 2003), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A retrospective of the author's works includes the title story, 'Laugh Track Grail,' ''Repent, Harlequin!

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Product Description: In the late 1960s, Harlan Ellison launched a weekly column for the Los Angeles Free Press, where he uncompromisingly discussed the effects of television on modern society. He assaulted everything from television sitcoms to corrupt politicians, talk shows to military massacres...read more

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9781497643178 | Reissue edition (Ingram Pub Services, June 3, 2014), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: In the late 1960s, Harlan Ellison launched a weekly column for the Los Angeles Free Press, where he uncompromisingly discussed the effects of television on modern society.
9780441642748 | Reissue edition (Ace Books, June 1, 1983), cover price $3.50 | About this edition: In the late 1960s, Harlan Ellison launched a weekly column for the Los Angeles Free Press, where he uncompromisingly discussed the effects of television on modern society.

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Product Description: Hemingway said, "A man should never write what he doesn't know." In the mid-fifties, Harlan Ellison-kicked out of college and hungry to write-went to New York to start his career. It was a time of street gangs, rumbles, kids with switchblades, and zip guns made from car radio antennas...read more

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9781497643123 | Ingram Pub Services, June 3, 2014, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Hemingway said, "A man should never write what he doesn't know.
9780441524389 | Reissue edition (Ace Books, November 1, 1983), cover price $2.95 | also contains Doodletopia: Cartoons: Draw, Design, and Color Your Own Super-fun Cartoon Creations | About this edition: Hemingway said, "A man should never write what he doesn't know.

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Product Description: Herein lies in written form Harlan Ellison’s Movie, the full‑length feature film Ellison created when a producer at 20th Century‑Fox said, “If we gave you the money, and no interference, what sort of movie would you write?” Well, that producer is no longer at the studio; he left the entire venue of moviemaking after Harlan Ellison’s Movie was seen by the Suits...read more

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9781497643055 | Ingram Pub Services, June 3, 2014, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Herein lies in written form Harlan Ellison’s Movie, the full‑length feature film Ellison created when a producer at 20th Century‑Fox said, “If we gave you the money, and no interference, what sort of movie would you write?

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Product Description: Remember Charles Bronson stalking the streets of New York blowing holes in muggers in Death Wish? Remember Glenn Ford standing off the vicious juvenile delinquents in Blackboard Jungle? Well, it is more than fifty years and two different worlds from 1955 to now...read more

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9781596065383 | Deluxe edition (Subterranean, May 31, 2013), cover price $45.00
9780727861559 | Severn House Pub Ltd, March 1, 2005, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Remember Charles Bronson stalking the streets of New York blowing holes in muggers in Death Wish?

Paperback:

9781497642942 | Reissue edition (Ingram Pub Services, June 3, 2014), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Remember Charles Bronson stalking the streets of New York blowing holes in muggers in Death Wish?
9780441142187 | Reprint edition (Ace Books, September 1, 1983), cover price $2.95 | About this edition: Short stories portray the efforts of criminals and juvenile delinquents to survive the violent world of the inner city

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Product Description: A major collection of Harlan Ellison's incomparable, troublemaking, uncompromising, confrontational essays and newspaper columns, The Harlan Ellison Hornbook mines deep into the author's colorful past. Failed love affairs, departed pets, a defense of comic books-in lesser hands, these subjects would be pabulum or treacle...read more

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9780892962396 | Grand Central Pub, November 1, 1990, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The multiple award-winning writer presents a collection of more than fifty of his previously uncollected essays on a wide variety of topics

Paperback:

9781497643048 | Ingram Pub Services, June 3, 2014, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A major collection of Harlan Ellison's incomparable, troublemaking, uncompromising, confrontational essays and newspaper columns, The Harlan Ellison Hornbook mines deep into the author's colorful past.

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Product Description: When he is down, kick for the head and groin. Avoid cops. Play it cool. There are not many rules in the primer for gang kids, but they all count. They are all easily understood, because they use a simple and sound philosophy-it's a stinking life, so get your kicks while you can...read more

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9780727861054 | Severn House Pub Ltd, August 1, 2004, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: When he's down, kick for the head and groin.

Paperback:

9781497642898 | Open Road Media, June 3, 2014, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: When he is down, kick for the head and groin.

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