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Flatland

By: Abbott, Edwin

Price: $1.00

Publisher: 8/24/2010

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 0486200019

ISBN: 0486200019

Condition: USED


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Flatland : A Romance of Many Dimensions

By: Abbott, Edwin A.

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC: 11/13/2013

Seller ID: 9780486272634

ISBN: 048627263X

Condition: USED


Classic of science (and mathematical) fiction -- charmingly illustrated by author -- describes the journeys of A. Square and his adventures in Spaceland (three dimensions), Lineland (one dimension) and Pointland (no dimensions). A. Square also entertains thoughts of visiting a land of four dimensions -- a revolutionary idea for which he is banished from Spaceland. View more info

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Great Speeches of the 20th Century (Dover Thrift Editions)

By: Blaisdell, Bob

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC:

Seller ID: 9780486474670

ISBN: 0486474674

Condition: USED


A great speech can stir the soul and inspire a nation. This compact and affordable anthology gathers complete speeches and selected excerpts from memorable addresses by Martin Luther King, Mohandas Gandhi, Winston Churchill, Nelson Mandela, Malcolm X, Ronald Reagan, Elie Wiesel, the Dalai Lama, Cesar Chavez, and many others. Includes 3 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative. View more info

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Imagist Poetry: An Anthology

By: Blaisdell, Bob (Ed.)

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC:

Seller ID: 0486408752

ISBN: 0486408752

Condition: USED


Over 180 well-chosen Imagist gems appear in this tribute to the 20th century poetic movement that stressed precise language and individual rhythmic style. This definitive collection includes short verse published between 1913 and 1922 by Ezra Pound, D. H. Lawrence, H. D. (Hilda Doolittle), James Joyce, Wallace Stevens, William Carlos Williams, and many others. View more info

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Five Great Short Stories

By: Chekhov, Anton

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC:

Seller ID: 9780486264639

ISBN: 0486264637

Condition: USED


Incisive, masterfully written tales -- set in Tsarist Russian milieux -- reveal noted author's skills in character, nuance, and setting development. Includes "The Black Monk" (1894), "The House with the Mezzanine" (1896), "The Peasants" (1897), "Gooseberries" (1898), and "The Lady with the Toy Dog" (1899). View more info

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Selected Poems

By: Donne, John

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC: 9/20/2012

Seller ID: 0486277887

ISBN: 0486277887

Condition: USED


Rich selection of 73 works by the English "metaphysical" poet. Included are "The Good Morrow," "The Canonization," "The Relic," "A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning," "To His Mistress Going to Bed," "Death Be Not Proud," "Good Friday, 1613. Riding Westward," "Hymn to God My God, in My Sickness" and many more. Includes 2 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative. View more info

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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

By: Douglass, Frederick

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC: 11/16/2013

Seller ID: 9780486284996

ISBN: 0486284999

Condition: USED


The impassioned abolitionist and eloquent orator provides graphic descriptions of his childhood and horrifying experiences as a slave as well as a harrowing record of his dramatic escape to the North and eventual freedom. Published in 1845 to quell doubts about his origins, the "Narrative" is admired today for its extraordinary passion, sensitive descriptions, and storytelling power. A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative. View more info

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Hound of the Baskervilles

By: Doyle, Arthur Conan

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC: 11/12/2011

Seller ID: 9780486282145

ISBN: 0486282147

Condition: USED


At Baskerville Hall on the grim moors of Devonshire, a legendary curse has apparently claimed one more victim. Enter Sherlock Holmes, summoned to protect Sir Henry from the fate that has threatened the Baskerville family. Brilliantly plotted and richly atmospheric, this thrilling tale of suspense is must reading for every lover of detective fiction. View more info

Life of Olaudah Equiano

By: Equiano, Olaudah

Price: $1.00

Publisher: 3/19/2011

Seller ID: 9780486406619D

ISBN: 9780486406619D

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Wit ans Wisdom from Poor Richard's Almanack

By: Franklin, Benjamin

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC:

Seller ID: 9780486408910

ISBN: 0486408914

Condition: USED


Hundreds of delightful aphorisms, carefully selected from many issues of Franklin's popular 18th-century publication: "Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise"; "Love your Neighbor; yet don't pull down your Hedge"; "He that lies down with Dogs, shall rise up with fleas" and many more. View more info

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Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, The (Dover Thrift Editions, unabridged)

By: Franklin, Benjamin

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC: 2/17/2016

Seller ID: 9780486290737

ISBN: 0486290735

Condition: USED


One of the most popular works of American literature, this charming self-portrait has been translated into nearly every language. It covers Franklin's life up to his prewar stay in London as representative of the Pennsylvania Assembly, including his boyhood years, work as a printer, experiments with electricity, political career, much more. View more info

Noa Noa

By: Gauguin, Paul

Price: $1.00

Seller ID: 9780486248592D

ISBN: 9780486248592D

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Yellow Wallpaper and Other Stories

By: Gilman, Charlotte

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC: 2/26/2015

Seller ID: 9780486298573

ISBN: 0486298574

Condition: USED


Enjoy seven thought-provoking stories that employ charm and humor to examine relations between the sexes from a feminist perspective. In addition to the title story, an 1892 classic that recounts a woman's descent into madness, this collection includes such masterful stories as "Cottagette," "Turned," "Mr. Peebles' Heart," and more. View more info

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Overcoat and Other Short Stories

By: Gogol, Nikolai

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC: 8/1/2015

Seller ID: 9780486270579

ISBN: 0486270572

Condition: USED


Four works by great 19th-century Russian author: "The Nose," a savage satire of Russia's incompetent bureaucrats; "Old-Fashioned Farmers," a pleasant depiction of an elderly couple living in rustic seclusion; "The Tale of How Ivan Ivanovich Quarrelled with Ivan Nikiforovich," one of Gogol's most famous comic stories; and "The Overcoat," widely considered a masterpiece of form. Includes a selection from the Common Core State Standards Initiative. View more info

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King Solomon's Mines

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC:

Seller ID: 9780486447827

ISBN: 0486447820

Condition: USED


Praised as "the most amazing story ever written," this 1885 story tells the tale in which Allan Quatermain, a gentleman adventurer, is hired to locate a man who has disappeared into the heart of Africa while hunting for the legendary lost diamond mines of King Solomon. View more info

Against the Grain

By: Huysmans, J.K.

Price: $1.00

Seller ID: 9780486221908D

ISBN: 9780486221908D

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Doll's House

By: Ibsen, Henrik

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC: 3/15/2015

Seller ID: 0486270629

ISBN: 0486270629

Condition: USED


One of the best-known, most frequently performed of modern plays, displaying Ibsen's genius for realistic prose drama. A classic expression of women's rights, the play builds to a climax in which the central character, Nora, rejects a smothering marriage and life in "a doll's house." A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative. View more info

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La vita Nuova

By: Italian/Dante

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC:

Seller ID: 9780486419152

ISBN: 0486419150

Condition: USED


This celebration of the poet's passionate love for his immortal Beatrice weaves together rapturous sonnets and canzoni with prose commentaries and an autobiographical narrative. A predecessor to "The Divine Comedy, La Vita Nuova" (The New Life) also serves as an ever-relevant treatise on the art and technique of poetry. View more info

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Daisy Miller

By: James, Henry

Price: $0.75

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC: 10/27/2011

Seller ID: 9780486287737

ISBN: 0486287734

Condition: USED


Famous novella chronicles a young American girl's willful yet innocent flirtation with a young Italian, and its unfortunate consequences. Throughout, James contrasts American customs and values with European manners and morals in a narrative rich in psychological and social insight. View more info

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Metamorphosis

By: Kafka, Franz

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC: 9/11/2013

Seller ID: 9780486290300

ISBN: 0486290301

Condition: USED


Superb collection by modern master explores the complexity, anxiety, and futility of modern life. Excellent new English translations of the title story -- considered by many critics Kafka's most perfect work -- plus "The Judgment," "In the Penal Colony," "A Country Doctor" and "A Report to an Academy." A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative. View more info