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Murder Most

By: N/A

Price: $4.25

Publisher: N/A: January 2001

Seller ID: 24758

ISBN: 0307290204

Condition: Used - Very Good


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The Best American Short Stories 2009

By: N/A

Price: $3.98

Publisher: Mariner Books: October 2009

Seller ID: 64132

ISBN: 0618792252

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

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The Realm of the Unreal and Other Stories

By: Ambrose Bierce; Introduction-Will Self; Illustrations-Nathan Sissons

Price: $65.95

Publisher: The Folio Society: 2009

Seller ID: 75363

ISBN: B003VF0GQ4

Condition: New


NEW - Factory Sealed. 89 short stories: INTRODUCTION by Will Self -- 1.) In the mids of life: Tales of soldiers and civilians: Soldiers. A horseman in the sky -- 2.) An occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge -- 3.) Chiackamauga -- 4.) A son of the gods -- 5.) One of the missing -- 6.) Killed at Resaca -- 7.) the affair at Coulter's notch -- 8.) The coup de grace -- 9.) Parker Adderson, Philosopher -- 10.) An affair of outposts -- 11.) The story of a conscience -- 12.) One kind of officer -- 13.) One officer, one man -- 14.) George Thruston -- 15.) The mocking-bird -- 16... View more info

Modern Short Stories: The Uses of Imagination (Fourth Edition)

By: Arthur Mizener

Price: $32.98

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: November 1979

Seller ID: 78046

ISBN: 0393950255

Condition: Used - Like New


No marks or writing observed in the text. Spine uncreased - appears unread. View more info

The Baron of Grogzwig and Other Stories

By: Charles Dickens

Price: $14.98

Publisher: La Spiga-Meravigli: December 1992

Seller ID: 62240

ISBN: 8871001974

Condition: Used - Very Good


Back cover is clipped. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

World of the Short Story: A Twentieth Century Collection

By: Clifton Fadiman

Price: $8.97

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: May 1986

Seller ID: 75995

ISBN: 5551497801

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

The Worst Noel: Hellish Holiday Tales

By: Collected Authors of the Worst Noel

Price: $5.98

Publisher: Harper: November 2005

Seller ID: 53771

ISBN: 0060838116

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


1st Edition / 1st Printing - No marks or writing observed in the text. Appears unread. Bumped corners on boards. View more info

Erotic Works of D.H. Lawrence

By: D.H. Lawrence

Price: $7.98

Publisher: Gramercy: August 2003

Seller ID: 77642

ISBN: 0517643049

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

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Favorites (Tower Books Edition)

By: Damon Runyon

Price: $5.95

Publisher: World Publishing Co.: 1946

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 64691

ISBN: B002B0QDTY

Condition: Used - Good


1st Edition THUS (World Publishing - 1946). Tower Books Edition. No marks or writing observed in text. Pages age toned. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . TOC: 1.) Butch minds the baby -- 2.) Lillian -- 3.) A very honorable guy -- 4.) Madame La Gimp -- 5.) The hottest guy in the world -- 6.) Bred for battle -- 7.) A story goes with it -- 8.) Sense of humor -- 9.) Undertaker song -- 10.) That ever-loving wife of Hymie's -- 11.) The brakeman's daughter -- 12.) Little Miss Marker -- 13.) Dancing Dan's Christmas -- 14.) Princess O'Hara. View more info

Natasha: And Other Stories

By: David Bezmozgis

Price: $3.53

Publisher: Picador: May 2005

Seller ID: 60636

ISBN: 0312423934

Condition: Used - Very Good


Some foxing and minor tanning on pages. No marks or writing observed in text. Some dog-eared pages. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

David Copperfield's Tales of the Impossible

By: David Copperfield, editor

Price: $3.98

Publisher: Harper Prism: December 1995

Seller ID: 55822

ISBN: 0061052280

Condition: Used - Very Good


Dust jacket is clean. Previous owner's name crossed out inside front cover. No other writing or marks observed in the text. Binding is tight and square. View more info

The Saturday Evening Post Reader of Sea Stories

By: Day (Editor) Edgar

Price: $3.97

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.: January 1962

Seller ID: 76369

ISBN: B000K0PY1K

Condition: Used - Good


Deckled edges (rough cut), No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

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They are People

By: Editor-Mariella Gable

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Sheed & Ward: 1943

Seller ID: 77767

ISBN: B0011TV7CO

Condition: Used - Good


3rd Printing (March 1943) Ex-religious order library with a few marks. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. No DJ. . . . . . . Table of Contents: TEN STORIES ABOUT NUNS: 1.) The sacrifice of the maidens by Elizabeth Madox Roberts -- 2.) A nun's diary by Sister Mary Frances -- 3.) Fight for Sister Joe by Richard Coleman -- 4.) Sin by Agnes Repplier -- 5.) The surgeon and the nun by Paul Horgan -- 6.) A bountiful providence by A.W. Smith -- 7.) Taking the veil by Katherine Mansfield -- 8.) The gambler, the nun and the radio by Ernest Hemingway -- 9.)... View more info

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Pilgrims All (28 short stories by Contempory Catholic Writers)

By: Editor-Mary McKenna Curtin

Price: $14.95

Publisher: The Bruce Publishing Co.: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53186

ISBN: B0021VRCIE

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


1st Edition (1943). No marks or writing observed in text. Date on 1st ilnside page. Binding tight and square. DJ has wear and poorly repaired tear. . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . TOC: xxi, 295 pages 23 cm . . . . . . Table of Contents: * INTRODUCTION -- 1.) To the mountains by Paul Horgan -- 2.) The farewell party by Albert Eisele -- 3.) The hammer of God by GK Chesterton -- 4.) Black bread by Teresa Brom -- 5.) The mockbeggar by Sheila Kaye-Smith -- 6.) A little beaded bag by Morley Callaghan -- 7.) The peacemaker by Enid Dennis -- 8.) The hand who lashed out by Hilaire B... View more info

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Reading the Short Story

By: Editors-Harry Shaw, Douglas Bement

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72975

ISBN: B0010X6QEK

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Previous owners name and info on 1st inside page. Binding tight and square. No DJ, Light wear on covers. Gently read. . . . TABLE OF CONTENTS: 1.) Arrival by Mary Porter Russell -- 2.) The little him by Ernestine Magagna -- 3.) Niggers are such liars by Richard Paulett Creyke -- 4.) I want to know why by Sherwood Anderson -- 5.) The yellow cat by Wilbur Daniel Steele -- 6.) Miss Hinch by Henry Sydnor Harrison -- 7.) Salesmanship by Mary Ellen Chase -- 8.) A sum in addition by William March -- 9.) Good Wednesday by Katharine Brush -- 10.)... View more info

The Best American Short Stories 2013

By: Elizabeth Strout

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Mariner Books: October 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 58662

ISBN: 0547554834

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


1st Paperback Edition / 1st Printing 2013 - No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Cover is clean and in good condition with mild wear along edges. Gentle crease near spine along front cover. View more info

The Collected Stories of Eudora Welty

By: Eudora Welty

Price: $4.98

Publisher: Harcourt Brace: January 1982

Seller ID: 67766

ISBN: 0156189216

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Short Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald - A New Collection

By: F. Scott Fitzgerald; Editor/Preface-Matthew J. Bruccoli

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Scribner: October 1989

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 79744

ISBN: 0684191601

Condition: Used - Very Good


BCE, No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. From private collection, dust cover is in archival mylar. . . . . TABLE OF CONTENTS: 1.) Head and shoulders -- 2.) Bernice bobs her hair -- 3.) Ice palace -- 4.) Offshore pirate -- 5.) May day -- 6.) Jelly-bean -- 7.) Curious case of Benjamin Button -- 8.) Diamond as big as the Ritz -- 9.) Winter dreams -- 10.) Dice, brassknuckles & guitar -- 11.) Absolution -- 12.) Rags Martin-Jones and the Pr-nce of W-les -- 13.) The sensible thing -- 14.) Love in the night -- 15.) Rich boy -- 1... View more info

A Set of Variations; Twenty-Seven Stories

By: Frank O'Connor

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: January 1969

Seller ID: 56037

ISBN: B00005WT4R

Condition: Used - Good


Private owners shelf number taped to spine. No other writing or marks observed in the text. Rough-cut page edges. Binding is tight and square. View more info

Modern Short Stories

By: Frederick Houk Law

Price: $6.95

Publisher: D. Appleton-Century Co: 1931

Seller ID: 65149

ISBN: B0008AYEZY

Condition: Used - Good


D. Appleton-Century Co edition - 1931. Name and sticker on inside front and back cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . . contents: * INTRODUCTION: A.) Our National Reading -- B.) The Definition -- C.) The Family Tree of the Short Story -- D.) A Good Story -- E.) What Shall I Do with This Book? -- F.) Where to Find Some Good Short Stories -- G.) Some Interesting Short Stories -- H.) What to Read about the Short Story --------- STORIES: 1.) The adventures of Simon and Susanna by Joel Chandler Harris -- 2.) The crow-c... View more info