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Product Description: Writing with equal insight about New York City, Hollywood, and the small-town Pennsylvania world where he grew up, John O’Hara cultivated an unsentimental and often unsparing realism, aiming, he said, “to record the way people talked and thought and felt ...read more
By Charles McGrath (editor)

Hardcover:

9781598534979 | Library of America, September 13, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Writing with equal insight about New York City, Hollywood, and the small-town Pennsylvania world where he grew up, John O’Hara cultivated an unsentimental and often unsparing realism, aiming, he said, “to record the way people talked and thought and felt .

By Jonathan Dee (introduced by)

Paperback:

9780143107101 | Reprint edition (Penguin Classics, June 24, 2014), cover price $17.00

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By E. L. Doctorow (foreword by), Steven Goldleaf (editor) and John O'Hara

Paperback:

9780143107095 | Reprint edition (Penguin Classics, August 27, 2013), cover price $17.00

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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.

Paperback:

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

Paperback:

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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Hardcover:

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

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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

Paperback:

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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Present selected works from the poetry of Frank O'Hara.

Paperback:

9780739308042 | Pap/com edition (Random House, March 1, 2004), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Present selected works from the poetry of Frank O'Hara.

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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: An in-depth critical introduction to a major short story writer. O'Hara established "The New Yorker" story and has helped pave the way for the next wave of American short fiction. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780805716801 | Twayne Pub, November 1, 1998, cover price $53.00 | About this edition: An in-depth critical introduction to a major short story writer.

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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

Paperback:

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: The definitive biography of short story writer John O’Hara.

Paperback:

9780822955597 | Reprint edition (Univ of Pittsburgh Pr, November 1, 1995), cover price $32.95 | About this edition: The definitive biography of short story writer John O’Hara.

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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

Hardcover:

9780805783445, titled "John O'Hara" | Twayne Pub, March 1, 1994, cover price $22.95

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

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