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Product Description: "[Genoa] invites us to pass our minds down a new but ancient track, to become, ourselves, both fact and fiction, and to discover something true about the geography of time."—William Gass, The New York Times"Genoa is a spectacular confrontation with Melville's work, the journals of Columbus and molecular biology—all folded into a hallucinatory narrative about two brothers and their different paths through the American century...read more

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9780912330013 | Jargon Society, June 1, 1965, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: "[Genoa] invites us to pass our minds down a new but ancient track, to become, ourselves, both fact and fiction, and to discover something true about the geography of time.

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9781566893923 | 50 anv edition (Coffee House Pr, July 14, 2015), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: "[Genoa] invites us to pass our minds down a new but ancient track, to become, ourselves, both fact and fiction, and to discover something true about the geography of time.
9780826313003 | Reprint edition (Univ of New Mexico Pr, October 1, 1991), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: First published in 1965, this remarkable novel is Paul Metcalf's purging of the burden of his relationship to Herman Melville (his great-grandfather), but it is much broader than that.

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Product Description: This book reviews progress and describes original research in the cognitive psychology of the arts. The invited contributors are leading authorities, and the topics which they cover include psychological approaches to symbols and meaning in art, issues in experimental aesthetics, the development in children of artistic production and appreciation, and the perception of musical and pictorial material...read more
By Anthony J. Chapman (editor) and W. Ray Crozier (editor)

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9780444875013 | Elsevier Science Ltd, June 1, 1984, cover price $137.00 | also contains Le Morte D'arthur: King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table | About this edition: This book reviews progress and describes original research in the cognitive psychology of the arts.

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Product Description: Book by Macchi, Cesar, Guilbert, Jean-Francois

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9780444875075 | Elsevier Science Ltd, September 1, 1985, cover price $171.00 | also contains Les Misérables | About this edition: Book by Macchi, Cesar, Guilbert, Jean-Francois

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Product Description: Legal Malpractice Fourth Edition Books 1-4 covering sections 1.1 to End Tables.

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9780314054920 | 4th edition (West Group, June 1, 1996), cover price $42.01 | also contains A Month in the Country: A Comedy in Five Acts | About this edition: Legal Malpractice Fourth Edition Books 1-4 covering sections 1.
9780314068262 | 4th edition (West Pub Co, June 1, 1996), cover price $97.50 | also contains Ludwig's Room | About this edition: Legal Malpractice, Vol.

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Product Description: This exciting new translation with footnotes is more readable than past versions and will appeal to modern readers.The Three Kingdoms is an epic Chinese novel written over six centuries ago. It recounts in vivid historical detail the turbulent years at the close of the Han Dynasty when China broke into three competing kingdoms and over half the population were either killed or driven from their homes...read more
By Yu Sumei (trans)

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9780804843959, titled "Welcome the Tiger: Welcome the Tiger" | Tuttle Pub, May 27, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This exciting new translation with footnotes is more readable than past versions and will appeal to modern readers.
9781456325060 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 18, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This self-published translation, which reads like an action novel, brings new excitement to reading this great book.

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Product Description: The only available English translation of writings by an Enlightenment-era Dutch aristocrat, writer, composer-and woman.Born Dutch, noble, and free-spirited, Isabelle de Charrière (also known as Belle de Zuylen) was an enlightened woman whose writings-not unlike Jane Austen's-tackled the intricacies of high society, particularly in matters of love...read more
By Caroline Warman (trans)

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9780143106609 | Italian edition edition (Penguin Classics, March 27, 2012), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: The only available English translation of writings by an Enlightenment-era Dutch aristocrat, writer, composer-and woman.

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Product Description: A literary discovery: an uproarious tragicomedy of modernization, in its first-ever English translation   Perhaps the greatest Turkish novel of the twentieth century, being discovered around the world only now, more than fifty years after its first publication, The Time Regulation Institute is an antic, freewheeling send-up of the modern bureaucratic state...read more
By Maureen Freely (trans)

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9780143106739 | Penguin Classics, January 7, 2014, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A literary discovery: an uproarious tragicomedy of modernization, in its first-ever English translation   Perhaps the greatest Turkish novel of the twentieth century, being discovered around the world only now, more than fifty years after its first publication, The Time Regulation Institute is an antic, freewheeling send-up of the modern bureaucratic state.

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Product Description: A Penguin ClassicWidely considered the greatest work by the foremost Brazilian author of the twentieth century, The Double Death of Quincas Water-Bray comes to Penguin Classics in a new translation by the dean of Portuguese-language translators, Gregory Rabassa...read more
By Gregory Rabassa (trans)

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9780143106364 | 1 edition (Penguin Classics, August 28, 2012), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A Penguin ClassicWidely considered the greatest work by the foremost Brazilian author of the twentieth century, The Double Death of Quincas Water-Bray comes to Penguin Classics in a new translation by the dean of Portuguese-language translators, Gregory Rabassa.

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Product Description: “Think only of the past as its remembrance gives you pleasure,” Elizabeth Bennet tells Fitzwilliam Darcy in one of countless exhilarating scenes in Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen. The remembrance of Austen’s brilliant work has given its readers pleasure for 200 years and is certain to do so for centuries to come...read more

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9780760344361 | Voyageur Pr, January 1, 2013, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: “Think only of the past as its remembrance gives you pleasure,” Elizabeth Bennet tells Fitzwilliam Darcy in one of countless exhilarating scenes in Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen.

By Stanley Corngold (trans)

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9780812985146 | Reprint edition (Modern Library, November 26, 2013), cover price $15.00

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Product Description: Part of a new six-volume series of the best in classic horror, selected by Academy Award-winning director of The Shape of Water Guillermo del ToroFilmmaker and longtime horror literature fan Guillermo del Toro serves as the curator for the Penguin Horror series, a new collection of classic tales and poems by masters of the genre...read more

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9780143122326 | Penguin Classics, October 1, 2013, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Part of a new six-volume series of the best in classic horror, selected by Academy Award-winning director of The Shape of Water Guillermo del ToroFilmmaker and longtime horror literature fan Guillermo del Toro serves as the curator for the Penguin Horror series, a new collection of classic tales and poems by masters of the genre.

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Product Description: An NYRB Classics OriginalCharacters from every corner of society and all walks of life—lords and ladies, businessmen and military men, poor clerks,  unforgiving moneylenders, aspiring politicians, artists, actresses, swindlers, misers, parasites, sexual adventurers, crackpots,  and more—move through the pages of The Human Comedy, Balzac’s multivolume magnum opus, an interlinked chronicle of modernity in all its splendor and squalor...read more
By Linda Asher (trans), Honore de Balzac, Peter Brooks (editor), Carol Cosman (trans) and Jordan Stump (trans)

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9781590176641 | New York Review of Books, January 21, 2014, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: An NYRB Classics OriginalCharacters from every corner of society and all walks of life—lords and ladies, businessmen and military men, poor clerks,  unforgiving moneylenders, aspiring politicians, artists, actresses, swindlers, misers, parasites, sexual adventurers, crackpots,  and more—move through the pages of The Human Comedy, Balzac’s multivolume magnum opus, an interlinked chronicle of modernity in all its splendor and squalor.

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Product Description: "I was on my way to look for a life of my own."A brilliant, brutally honest autobiographical novel, long out of print, from one of the great artistic polymaths of the 20th century.This is a Sebaldian account of the narrator's attempt to break free of a repressive upper-middle-class upbringing and make his way as an artist and individual, written in a single incantatory paragraph...read more

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9781612193311 | Melville Pub House, July 8, 2014, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: "I was on my way to look for a life of my own.

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Product Description: This exciting new translation with footnotes is more readable than past versions and will appeal to modern readers.The Three Kingdoms is an epic Chinese novel written over six centuries ago. It recounts in vivid historical detail the turbulent years at the close of the Han Dynasty when China broke into three competing kingdoms and over half the population were either killed or driven from their homes...read more
By Ronald C. Iverson (editor), Luo Guanzhong and Yu Sumei (trans)

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9780804843935 | Tuttle Pub, May 20, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This exciting new translation with footnotes is more readable than past versions and will appeal to modern readers.

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Product Description: This exciting new translation with footnotes is more readable than past versions and will appeal to modern readers.The Three Kingdoms is an epic Chinese novel written over six centuries ago. It recounts in vivid historical detail the turbulent years at the close of the Han Dynasty when China broke into three competing kingdoms and over half the population were either killed or driven from their homes...read more
By Ronald C. Iverson (editor), Luo Guanzhong and Yu Sumei (trans)

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9780804843942 | Tuttle Pub, May 20, 2014, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: This exciting new translation with footnotes is more readable than past versions and will appeal to modern readers.

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Product Description: “Pevear and Volokhonsky are at once scrupulous translators and vivid stylists of English.” —James Wood, New YorkerCalled “the greatest play written in Russian” by Vladimir Nabokov, Nikolai Gogol’s immortal comedy is a pitch-perfect satire of social corruption...read more

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9781559364553 | Theatre Communications Group, June 3, 2014, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: “Pevear and Volokhonsky are at once scrupulous translators and vivid stylists of English.

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Product Description: An NYRB Classics OriginalIn the last two years of his life, the Sicilian aristocrat Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa wrote not only the internationally celebrated novel The Leopard but also three shorter pieces of fiction, brought together here in a new translation...read more
By Marina Warner (introduced by)

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9781590177198 | New York Review of Books, June 17, 2014, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: An NYRB Classics OriginalIn the last two years of his life, the Sicilian aristocrat Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa wrote not only the internationally celebrated novel The Leopard but also three shorter pieces of fiction, brought together here in a new translation.

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Product Description: On a divine journey through the depths of Hell, Dante--with his guide, the poet Virgil--witnesses the fate of Earth’s sinners. Inferno, a 14th century poem and the first part of Dante Alighieri’s The Divine Comedy, paints an allegorical underworld in which sinners are punished in accordance with their sins...read more

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9781607109822, titled "The Inferno" | Reprint edition (Canterbury Classics, May 9, 2013), cover price $14.99 | also contains Inferno | About this edition: On a divine journey through the depths of Hell, Dante--with his guide, the poet Virgil--witnesses the fate of Earth’s sinners.
9780316745215, titled "Studying a Study and Testing a Test: How to Read the Health Science Literature" | Little Brown & Co, January 1, 1996, cover price $31.95 | also contains Inferno, Studying a Study and Testing a Test: How to Read the Health Science Literature | About this edition: Designed for medical students, junior doctors, practising physicians, and indeed anyone who reads medical literature, this book acts as a guide to how to read and digest the information presented in medical literature.

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Product Description: On a divine journey through the depths of Hell, Dante--with his guide, the poet Virgil--witnesses the fate of Earth’s sinners. Inferno, a 14th century poem and the first part of Dante Alighieri’s The Divine Comedy, paints an allegorical underworld in which sinners are punished in accordance with their sins...read more

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9781607109822, titled "The Inferno" | Reprint edition (Canterbury Classics, May 9, 2013), cover price $14.99 | also contains Inferno | About this edition: On a divine journey through the depths of Hell, Dante--with his guide, the poet Virgil--witnesses the fate of Earth’s sinners.
9780316745215, titled "Studying a Study and Testing a Test: How to Read the Health Science Literature" | Little Brown & Co, January 1, 1996, cover price $31.95 | also contains Inferno, Studying a Study and Testing a Test: How to Read the Health Science Literature | About this edition: Designed for medical students, junior doctors, practising physicians, and indeed anyone who reads medical literature, this book acts as a guide to how to read and digest the information presented in medical literature.

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9781417724024 | Turtleback Books, December 1, 2003, cover price $22.05

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Product Description: The groundbreaking novel that was the basis for Frank Capra’s strange, shocking drama starring Barbara Stanwyck and Nils Asther.   Traveling to Shanghai to marry her medical missionary fiancé, the beautiful Megan Davis finds herself caught in the toils of civil war between Republican and Communist forces...read more

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9780804170864 | Vintage Books, September 23, 2014, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The groundbreaking novel that was the basis for Frank Capra’s strange, shocking drama starring Barbara Stanwyck and Nils Asther.

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Product Description: The timeless collection that introduced Rip Van Winkle, Ichabod Crane, and the Headless HorsemanPerhaps the marker of a true mythos is when the stories themselves overshadow their creator. Originally published under a pseudonym as The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent...read more

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9780143107538 | Reprint edition (Penguin Classics, September 30, 2014), cover price $11.00 | About this edition: The timeless collection that introduced Rip Van Winkle, Ichabod Crane, and the Headless HorsemanPerhaps the marker of a true mythos is when the stories themselves overshadow their creator.

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Product Description: A beautiful gift edition of the heartwarming story that became the Christmas classic, It’s a Wonderful Life.For almost seventy years, people the world over have fallen in love with Frank Capra’s classic Christmas movie It’s a Wonderful Life...read more

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9781476778860 | Ill edition (Simon & Schuster, October 28, 2014), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A beautiful gift edition of the heartwarming story that became the Christmas classic, It’s a Wonderful Life.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781442381582 | Simon & Schuster, October 28, 2014, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: The heartwarming story that became the Christmas classic, It’s a Wonderful Life, now available on CD for the first time!

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Product Description: Lang:- eng, Pages 86. Reprinted in 2016 with the help of original edition published long back. This book is in black & white, Hardcover, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents...read more

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9780143122470 | Penguin Classics, October 8, 2014, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Lang:- eng, Pages 86.

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