General Literature, Class

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HOPE AND OTHER DANGEROUS PURSUITS

Written by Lalami, Laila
In her exciting debut, Laila Lalami evokes the grit and enduring grace that is modern Morocco and offers an authentic look at the Muslim immigrant experience today.
October 2, 2006 | Paperback | Harvest Books |
$13.95

LA DEBACLE

Written by Zola, Emile
The penultimate novel of the Rougon-Macquart cycle, La Debacle (1892) takes as its subject the dramatic events of the Franco-Prussian War and the Commune of 1870-1. During Zola's lifetime it was the bestselling of all his novels, praised by contemporaries for its epic sweep as well as for its attention to historical detail.
November 1, 2017 | Paperback | Oxford University Press, USA | 592 Pages |
$15.95
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SOLO FACES

Written by Salter, James
This novel exposes the obsession that draws climbers away from civilization to test themselves against the most intimidating and inaccessible mountains in the world.
June 1, 1988 | Paperback | North Point Press |
$15.00

STENDHAL: FICTION AND THE THEMES OF FREEDOM (FIRST EDITION, ENLARGED)

Written by Brombert, Victor
Victor Brombert is a lion in the study of French literature, and in this classic of literary criticism, he turns his clear and perspicacious gaze on the works of one of its greatest authors--Stendhal.
September 27, 2017 | Paperback | University of Chicago Press | 224 Pages |
$20.00
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ESSENTIAL FICTIONS

Written by Babel, Isaac
The Essential Fictions offers contemporary readers seventy-three short stories by one of twentieth-century Russia's premier storytellers, Isaac Babel.
November 15, 2017 | Paperback | Northwestern University Press | 392 Pages |
$21.95
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AUTUMN OF THE PATRIARCH

Written by Garcia Marquez, Gabriel
One of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's most intricate and ambitious works, The Autumn of the Patriarch is a brilliant tale of a Caribbean tyrant andthe corruption of power.
March 14, 2006 | Paperback | HarperCollins Publishers |
$13.99
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NO ONE WRITES TO THE COLONEL AND OTHER STORIES

Written by Garcia Marquez, Gabriel
Written with compassionate realism and wit, the stories in this mesmerizing collection depict the disparities of town and village life in South America, of the frightfully poor and outrageously rich, of memories and illusions, and of lost opportunities and present joys.
February 1, 2005 | Paperback | Harper Perennial |
$12.99
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STORY OF EDGAR SAWTELLE

Written by Wroblewski, David
The extraordinary debut novel that became a modern classic
September 8, 2009 | Paperback | Ecco Press |
$16.99
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RUN

Written by Patchett, Ann
Since their mother's death, Tip and Teddy Doyle have been raised by their loving, possessive, and ambitious father. As the former mayor of Boston, Bernard Doyle wants to see his sons in politics, a dream the boys have never shared.
August 1, 2008 | Paperback | Harper Perennial |
$15.99
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CRYING OF LOT 49

Written by Pynchon, Thomas
The highly original satire about Oedipa Maas, a woman who finds herself enmeshed in a worldwide conspiracy, meets some extremely interesting characters, and attains a not inconsiderable amount of self knowledge.
October 1, 2006 | Paperback | Harper Perennial |
$13.99

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