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Wolverine is Eating My Leg

By: Cahill, Tim

Price: $5.50

Publisher: VINTAGE BOOKS: 11/2/2014

Seller ID: 9780679720263

ISBN: 067972026X

Condition: USED


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Silly Isles

By: Campbell, Eric

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 9780732285944

ISBN: 0732285941

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Voices of Marrakesh

By: Canetti, Elias

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 374518238

ISBN: 374518238

Condition: USED


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Voices of Marrakesh: A Record of a Visit

By: Canetti, Elias

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9780714525808

ISBN: 0714525804

Condition: USED


Winner of the 1981 Nobel Prize for Literature, Elias Canetti uncovers the secret life hidden beneath Marrakesh's bewildering array of voices, gestures and faces. In a series of sharply etched scenes, he portrays the languages and cultures of the people who fill its bazaars, cafes, and streets. The book presents vivid images of daily life: the storytellers in the Djema el Fna, the armies of beggars ready to set upon the unwary, and the rituals of Moroccan family life. This is Marrakesh -described by one of Europe's major literary intellects in an account lauded as "cosmopolitan in the tradit... View more info

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30 Days in Sydney: A Wildly Distorted Account

By: Carey, Peter

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 9781582341668

ISBN: 1582341664

Condition: USED


Peter Carey captures our imagination with a brilliant and unexpected portrait of Sydney. Bloomsbury is pleased to announce the second title in the phenomenally well-received Writer in the City series-in which some of the world's finest novelists reveal the secrets of the city they know best. In the midst of the 2000 Olympic games, Australia native Peter Carey returns to Sydney after a seventeen-year absence. Examining the urban landscape as both a tourist and a prodigal son, Carey structures his account around the four elements-Earth, Air, Fire, and Water-insisting on the primacy of nature... View more info

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Finding Fontainebleau: An American Boy in France

By: Carhart, Thad

Price: $6.50

Seller ID: 9780525428800

ISBN: 0525428801

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Is That Thing Diesel?: One Man, One Bike and the First Lap Around Australia on U

By: Carter, Paul

Price: $4.50

Publisher: ALLEN & UNWIN INC: 7/17/2017

Seller ID: 9781741757026

ISBN: 1741757029

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Kingdom of the Film Stars: Journey Into Jordan

By: Caulfield, Annie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1/5/2012

Seller ID: 9780864424617

ISBN: 0864424612

Condition: USED


Annie Caulfield's honest and humorous account of her relationship with a Bedouin man unravels some western myths about Jordan and the Arab world. View more info

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Songlines

By: Chatwin, Bruce

Price: $5.00

Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP: 11/7/2014

Seller ID: 9780140094299

ISBN: 0140094296

Condition: USED


Bruce Chatwin--author of In Patagonia--ventures into the desolate land of Outback Australia to learn the meaning of the Aborginals' ancient "Dreaming-tracks." Along these timeless paths, amongst the fortune hunters and redneck Australians, racist policemen and mysterious Aboriginal holy men, he discovers a wondrous vision of man's place in the world. View more info

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In Patagonia

By: Chatwin, Bruce

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 1/5/2012

Seller ID: 9780140112917

ISBN: 014011291X

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In the Merde for Love

By: Clarke, Stephen

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 7/9/2011

Seller ID: 9781596911901

ISBN: 1596911905

Condition: USED


The sequel to the international bestseller "A Year in the Merde" continues the hilarious saga of Paul West's misadventures in "l'amour ""("this title was originally published as "Merde, Actually" in the UK")"."" The latest episode in Stephen Clarke's almost-true account of his adventures as an expat in France is just as delightful as the original--and already a #1 bestseller in the UK. A year after arriving in France, Englishman Paul West is still struggling with some questions. What is the best way to scare a "gendarme"? Why are there no health warnings on French nudist beaches? Is it rea... View more info

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Year in the Merde

By: Clarke, Stephen

Price: $6.00

Publisher: BLOOMSBURY: 3/28/2014

Seller ID: 9781582346175

ISBN: 1582346178

Condition: USED


Based on Stephen Clarke's own experiences and with names changed to "avoid embarrassment, possible legal action, and to prevent the author's legs being broken by someone in a Yves Saint Laurent suit," "A Year in the Merde "provides perfect entertainment for Francophiles and Francophobes alike. View more info

So, You Want to Be Canadian

By: Colburn, Kerry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: CHRONICLE BOOKS: 1/29/2014

Seller ID: 9780811845359

ISBN: 0811845354

Condition: USED


So, you want to be Canadian? Who doesn't these days? Canucks are enjoying a major renaissance in attention, from their enlightened social policies to their wild and wooly pop culture. This playful, trivia-packed book is a long-overdue celebration of all things Canadian, from the mysteries of "eh?" to the difference between an Ogo Pogo and a Windingo to how to prepare moose stroganoff (mmm ). Featuring a dreamy list of Canadian hotties, a toe-tapping roundup of Canadian smash hit songs, a handy CanadianAmerican translator, and pointers on how to eat, dress, and apologize like a Canadian if you ... View more info

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Traveller's History of Paris

By: Cole, Robert

Price: $7.00

Publisher: INTERLINK PUB GROUP INC:

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 9781566564854

ISBN: 1566564859

Condition: USED


Packed with fact, anecdote, and insight, A Traveller's History of Paris offers a complete history of Paris and the people who have shaped its destiny, from its earliest settlement as the Roman village of Lutetia Parisiorum with a few hundred inhabitants, to 20 centuries later when Paris is a city of well over two million--nearly one-fifth of the population of France. This handy paperback is fully indexed and includes a Chronology of Major Events, as well as sections on Notre-Dame and historic churches, Modernism, parks, bridges, cemeteries, museums and galleries, the Metro, and the environs. I... View more info

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Land's End: A Walk in Provincetown

By: Cunningham, Michael

Price: $6.00

Publisher: PICADOR:

Seller ID: 9781250017703

ISBN: 125001770X

Condition: USED


"Cunningham's short book is a haunting, beautiful piece of work. . . . A magnificent work of art." --"The Washington Post""Easily read on a plane-and-ferry journey from here to the sandy, tide-washed tip of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, "Land's End" is that most perfect of companions: slender, eloquent, enriching, and fun. . . . A casually lovely ode to Provincetown." --"The Minneapolis Star Tribune""Cunningham rambles through Provincetown, gracefully exploring the unusual geography, contrasting seasons, long history, and rich stew of gay and straight, Yankee and Portuguese, old-timer and 'washasho... View more info

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Last Great Walk: The True Story of a 1909 Walk from New York to San Francisco, a

By: Curtis, Wayne

Price: $6.50

Publisher: RODALE PR:

Seller ID: 9781609613723

ISBN: 1609613724

Condition: USED


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Javatrekker: Dispatches from the World of Fair Trade Coffee

By: Cycon, Dean

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 4/25/2017

Seller ID: 9781933392707D

ISBN: 9781933392707D

Condition: USED


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Worrier's Guide to the End of the World: Love, Loss, and Other Catastrophes - th

By: DeRoche, Torre

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9781580056854R

ISBN: 9781580056854R

Condition: REM


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Yellow Envelope: One Gift, Three Rules, and A Life-Changing Journey Around the W

By: Dinan, Kim

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9781492635383

ISBN: 1492635383

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Out of Africa and the Shadows on the Grass

By: Dinesen, Isak

Price: $6.00

Publisher: VINTAGE BOOKS: 7/18/2011

Seller ID: 9780679724759

ISBN: 0679724753

Condition: USED


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