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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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Reader's Digest 50th Anniversary Treasury: A Selection of the Best of 50 Years from the Reader's Digest

By: N/A

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Readers Digest: January 1972

Seller ID: 46402

ISBN: B008453I48

Condition: Used - Very Good


Cover is clean and in good condition except for one small chip on the front. Silver top-gilding. No writing or marks observed in the text. Binding is tight and square. View more info

Six Gothic Tales

By: N/A

Price: $3.93

Publisher: Reader's Digest Association: 1983

Seller ID: 61409

ISBN: 0895770601

Condition: Used - Very Good


1983 edition. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

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

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

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

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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 bra... 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

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47 Great Short Stories - 6 Volume Set. Stories by Poe, Chekhov, Maupassant, Gogol, O. Henry and Twain (Dover Thrift Editions)

By: Edgar Allan Poe, Anton Chekhov, O. Henry, Guy de Maupassant, Mark Twain, Nikolai Gogol; Editor-Stanley Appelbaum

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Dover Publications: April 1992

Seller ID: 70474

ISBN: 0486271781

Condition: Used - Very Good


6 Volume Set in slipcase. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read if at all. . . . . . . Six of the world's greatest storytellers are represented in this handsome and inexpensive boxed set. The six books are The Gold-Bug and Other Tales by Edgar Allan Poe, Five Great Short Stories by Anton Chekhov, The Necklace and Other Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant, The Overcoat and Other Short Stories by Nikolai Gogol, The Gift of the Magi and ... View more info

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The Bedside Esquire

By: Editor-Arnold Gingrich

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Tudor Publishing Co.: 1940

Seller ID: 71944

ISBN: B000AN47WY

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. DJ is good. . . . . Here are gathered, in one pleasure-laden volume, some of the best and most diverting writing of our time, taken from the magazine ESQUIRE. . . . . . . Table of Contents: INTRODUCTION: Arnold Gingrich -- PART I: 1.) Sweet faces and foul minds by G.J. Nathan-- 2.) Washing the hands by A.A. Dehan -- 3.) Latins are lousy lovers by H.B. Norden -- 4.) The wench is not amu... View more info

Sixteen Short Novels- A Compilation of Some of the Best Works of the Genre; Includes Mann, Twain, Checkhov, Camus, Conrad, Fowles,

By: Editor-Wilfrid Sheed

Price: $4.95

Publisher: E.P. Dutton & Co: 1985

Seller ID: 53371

ISBN: B0018NQGAG

Condition: Used - Good


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30 Stories to Remember

By: Editors-Thomas B. Costain, John Beecroft

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Doubleday: 1962

Seller ID: 59230

ISBN: B001428H1C

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. No DJ. . . . . . . . . . . 1.) Stories are: The Split Second by Daphne De Maurier, -- 2.) The Theft of The Mona Lisa by Karl Decker, -- 3.) The Soldier's Peaches by Stuart Cloete, -- 4.) extract from A Night To Remember by Walter Lord, -- 5.) Aerial Football - The New Game by George Bernard Shaw, -- 6.) Courtship of My Cousin Doone by Walter D. Edmonds, 7.) Hotel Room by Cornel... 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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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 abo... View more info

Main-Travelled Roads

By: Hamlin Garland

Price: $5.93

Publisher: Bison Books: 1995

Seller ID: 68961

ISBN: 0803270585

Condition: Used - Very Good


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

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Shouting it Out: Stories from Contemporary Scotland

By: Janice Galloway, Alison Fell, Liz Lochhead, Ron Butlin, George Mackay Brown, et al; Editor-Tom Pow

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Hodder Gibson: September 1995

Seller ID: 55695

ISBN: 0340655011

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Small hurt to the paper cover on the back. Never read. . . . . . . . . . . . . An anthology of ten stories by Scottish writers such as Janice Galloway, Alison Fell, Liz Lochhead, Ron Butlin and George Mackay Brown. Each story has a short preface by its author.. . . . . Includes: Mary Moon and the stars / Janice Galloway -- Better out than in / Duncan McLean -- The fight in 'The plough and the ox' / Geor... View more info

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Christmas Eve on Lonesome; 'Hell-fer-Sartain' and other Stories

By: John Fox, Jr.; Illustrators-F. C. Yohn, A. I. Keller, W. A. Rogers, H. C. Ransom

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1912

Seller ID: 69304

ISBN: B018TA6JR0

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . . TOC: 1.) Christmas eve on Lonesome and other stories -- 1a.) Christmas eve on Lonesome -- 1b.) The army of the Callahan -- 1c.) The pardon of Becky Day -- 1d.) A crisis for the guard -- 1e.) Christmas night with Satan ------------ 2.) Hell-fer-sartain -- 2a.) On Hell-fer-sartain Creek -- 2b.) Through the gap -- 2c.) A trick o' trade -- 2d.) Grayson's baby -- 2e... View more info