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THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WIL
LIAM SHAKESPEARE. Complete and
unabridged edition containing every word
that Shakespeare wrote all 37 tragedies,
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THE COMPLETE HANS CHRISTIAN
ANDERSEN FAIRY TALES. Ed. by Lily
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A FIELD GUIDE TO AMERICAN
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The classic collection of
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BRUEGEL. By. M. Seidel and R.H.
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THE GREAT BOOK
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THE COMPLETE LYRICS OF COLE
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America's most gifted composer lyricists.
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Tom Wicker: UNTO
THIS HOUR. In this
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Wicker has depicted the
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terrifying days when
soldiers and civilians
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madness of America's
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Richard Nixon: LEADERS: Profiles and
Reminiscences of Men Who Have Shaped
the World. 32 Pages of Photos. In a book
that only Richard Nixon could have written,
we see the private faces of the world's most
powerful men. From Khrushchev, Brezh
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LISTENING TO AMERICA. By S.B.
Flexner, author of I Hear America Talking.
Entertaining and enlightening history of the
words, phrases, sounds and idioms that have
made the American language so colorful.
From the football gridiron to the barber
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592 pages. VA x 11.
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AGE PICTURE HIS
TORY OF THE CIVIL
WAR. By Bruce Catton.
Over 800 Fall Color and
BW Illus. An enduring
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American history. Our
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to a wealth of illustra
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of America's trial by fire.
630 pages. 838 x 1078.
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TREASURY OF AMERICAN WRITERS
FROM HARPERS MAGAZINE. Ed. by
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authors: E.B. White, Henry Steele Com
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James Thurber, Katherine ANne Porter,
E.M. Foorster, Peter de Uries, John Muir,
Betty Friedan, Robert Frost. 720 pages.
REFLEX. By Dick Francis. A jockey
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THE NEW YORK TIMES 60-MINUTE
GOURMET: Large-Type Edition. By Pierre
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THE OXFORD ENCYCLOPEDIA OF
TREES OF THE WORLD. Ed. by B. Hora.
Over 325 Full Color Photos and Illus., plus,
85 Full Color Plates. Giant-sized reference
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MOSBY'S MEDICAL & NURSING DIC
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THE GREEK WAYTHE ROMAN WAY:
2 Vols, in 1. By Edith Hamilton. Unique
exploration of Greek and Roman culture
as portrayed in the literature of their great
writers: Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides,
Plautus, Seneca, others. 480 pages.
DAVID O. SELZ
NICK'S GONE WITH
THE WIND. By R.
Haver. Movie buffs are
treated to a fascinating
at the making of one of
the greatest films of all
time. From writing to
casting to production, all
is seen from the special
perspective of an insider.
Enhanced by a parade of
full color and BW pho
tos of movie history in
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"THE GOOD WAR." By Studs Turkel.
Filled with the memories of men and women
on the homefront and abroad who lived
World War II. Here are the stories of pilots
and politicians, scientists and sailors,
soldiers and civilians, plus countless others
who experienced the war firsthand. Alf
combine to create a grand and glorious
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GRAY'S ANATOMY: The Classic Color
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Diagrams, incl. 172 Color Plates. This
landmark 1901 edition of one of the greatest
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physicians, students artists, and the med
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Arkady N. Shevchenko's
Breaking with Moscow.
Soviet official ever to
defect (at the time he was
under Secretary General
of the United Nations)
tells an extraordinary
story-of the inner work
ings of the Kremlin, of
his own conflicted life as
a diplomat, and of the
frightening world of
espionage into which he
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LOIS LENSKI'S BIG BIG BOOK OF MR.
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OF ENGLISH WORDS
Revised and enlarged by
Samuel Romilly Roget.
This is the classic Amer
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ence guide for improving
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WORKS OF EDGAR ALLAN POE.
Foreword by Alix Perry. The collected tales
of America's foremost master of mystery
and the macabre in one handsome volume.
Incl. Fall of the House of Usher, The Pit
and the Pendulum, The Purloind Letter,
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THE ART OF WOOING. By David Out
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involved in the game of love!
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HARRY S TRUMAN IN HIS OWN
WORDS.By W. Hillman. Over 100 Photos.
First published while Truman was still in
office and with his complete cooperation,
this engaging personal profile is filled with
excerpts from the late President's personal
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THE INTERNATIONAL CENTER OF
PHOTOGRAPHY ENCYCLOPEDIA OF
PHOOTO GRAPH Y. Edited by Cornell
Capa. This extensive volume contains more
than 1,400 entries, illustrated with full color
and duotone photographs and BW draw
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photographs, 250 duotones, and 100 line
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VERSE. By Nigel
Calder. Brilliantly writ
ten book unlocks the
of Einstein's revolution
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of space, time and
motion. Far surpasses
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P.G. WODEHOUSE: FIVE COMPLETE
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Wooster Sees It Through, Spring Fever, The
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THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE
ROMAN EMPIRE. Intro, by F.C. Bourne.
Excellent abridged edition of Edward
Gibbon's great history of the ancient
Romans. Features those portions from
Gibbon's original work directly related to
the fall of the Western Empire beginning
with the second century A.D. and conclud
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Andrew A. Rooney: PIECES OF MY
MIND. Did you ever wonder why Andy
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THE GOLDEN BOUGH: The Roots of
Religion and Folklore. By James G. Fraxer.
Over 100 Illus. The classic exploation of the
nature of the soul and the deepest religious
impulses of the human mind, as revealed
thhrough man's primitive obsession with
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FREDERICK LEWIS ALLEN'S ONLY
YESTERDAY AND SINCE YESTER
DAY: A Popular History of The 20s And
30s. 2 Vols. In One Frederick Lewis Allen's
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PLAIN SPEAKING: AN ORAL BIO
GRAPHY OF HARRY S. TRUMAN. By
M. Miller. An intimate biography of one
of our country's most outspoken presidents,
compiled from hundreds of hours of taped
interviews, In his blunt and witty way
President Truman speaks candidly about
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ROGET'S THEASURUS OF ENGLISH
WORDS AND PHRASES. Revised and
Enlarged by Samuel Romilly Roget. This
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reference guide to improving your
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FAIRY TALES. Ed. by
Lily Owens. Beautifully
bound volume presents
all 215 stories recorded
by the Brothers Grimm.
Enhanced by more than
100 gorgeous illus. Fully
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THE OXFORD LITERARY GUIDE TO
BRITAIN AND IRELAND. Ed. by D.
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of the haunts of writers such as Sir Walter
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THE OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS. 2nd
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the beholder? Find the answer in this
mammoth collection of famous quotations
by notable individuals. Contains over 19,400
quotations from Chaucer to Heming
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pages. 9'5 x6'2.
Douglas Adams' So
Long and Thanks For
All The Fish. The Fourth
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ESPYGRAMS: 55 Anagram Verses from
Punch Plus 25 More. By Willard R. Espy.
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LEONARDO DA VINCI. 1635 Illus.,
Many Large Full Color Plates. Originally
published in Italy by the Istituto Geografico
De Agostini, this new ed. is the most lavish,
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reproductions and text by leading scholars
make this a comprehensive study of the
foremost genius of human knowledge and
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more. 538 pages. 11 x Wh.
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PETER RABBIT AND HIS FRIENDS: 2
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