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ESSENTIAL HAMILTON: LETTERS & OTHER WRITINGS

Written by Hamilton, Alexander
America's most controversial founder--in his own words A brash immigrant who rose to become George Washington's right-hand man. A fierce partisan whose nationalist vision made him Thomas Jefferson's bitter rival. An unfaithful husband whose commitment to personal honor brought his life to a tragic early end.
May 23, 2017 | Paperback | Library of America | 447 Pages |
$14.95
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ROMANCE OF TRISTAN AND ISEULT

Written by Bedier, J
"A powerful rendition, an incomparable tale." -- The New York Times."Definitely a book to preserve and cherish." -- Chicago Sun. "Among works attractive by their rare artistic finish, beauty of illustration, and loftiness of purpose, this should undoubtedly take high rank." -- British Books.
June 21, 2017 | Hardcover | Calla Editions | 160 Pages |
$35.00
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WORKS OF GEOFFREY CHAUCER: THE WILLIAM MORRIS KELMSCOTT CHAUCER WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY EDWARD BURNE-JONES

Written by Chaucer, Geoffrey
Designer, social reformer, and writer William Morris (1834 - 96) was a founder of the Arts and Crafts movement and a towering figure of Victorian artistic and cultural history. Inspired by the hand presses of the fifteenth century, Morris established the Kelmscott Press to publish books of his own design and to revive the quality achieved by the pioneers of printing.
May 17, 2017 | Hardcover | Calla Editions | 576 Pages |
$75.00
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JANE BOWLES: COLLECTED WRITINGS

Written by Bowles, Jane
For her centenary (February 22, 2017), the most complete edition ever published of the brilliant modernist writings and evocative letters of an LGBT pioneer.
January 31, 2017 | Hardcover | Library of America | 832 Pages |
$40.00
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KINGDOM FAR AND CLEAR: THE COMPLETE SWAN LAKE TRILOGY

Written by Helprin, Mark
The most enduring tales of fantasy are appreciated by readers of all ages, generation after generation. This trilogy of novellas by critically acclaimed author Mark Helprin will stand that test by time. The heroes of his imagined kingdom pit the power of their love and devotion against dark forces of greed and suppression.
October 18, 2010 | Hardcover | Calla Editions | 320 Pages |
$45.00
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CHARLESTON BULLETIN SUPPLEMENTS

Written by Virginia Woolf
Presents a collection of stories written by Virginia Woolf for her nephews' satirical family newspaper in the 1920s and illustrated by her nephew Quentin, describing events in the lives of family members, servants, and visitors.
June 5, 2019 | Hardcover | British Library Board | 131 Pages |
$18.00
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CATCHER IN THE RYE

Written by Salinger, J D
Holden, knowing he is to be expelled from school, decides to leave early. He spends three days in New York City and tells the story of what he did and suffered there.
July 16, 1951 | Hardcover | Little Brown and Company | 277 Pages |
$26.00
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EROTIC STORIES

Written by Rowan Pelling
Erotic Stories is a treasury of amorous tales from around the world, ranging from ancient Greek myths to modern stories of longing and lust. From the innocent yearning of Daphnis and Chloe evoked by Longus to the sadomasochism of Pauline Réage's Story of O, this anthology explores human desire across the ages in all its dark complexity.
January 7, 2014 | Hardcover | Everyman's Library |
$16.00
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WOMEN CRIME WRITERS: FOUR SUSPENSE NOVELS OF THE 1950S: MISCHIEF / THE BLUNDERER / BEAST IN VIEW / FOOLS' GOLD

Written by Charlotte Armstrong
Though women crime and suspense writers dominate today's bestseller lists, the extraordinary work of the mid-century pioneers is largely unknown. Their work, influential in its day and still vibrant and extraordinarily riveting today, is long overdue for rediscovery.
September 1, 2015 | Hardcover | Library of America | 848 Pages |
$37.50
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WOMEN CRIME WRITERS: FOUR SUSPENSE NOVELS OF THE 1940S: LAURA / THE HORIZONTAL MAN / IN A LONELY PLACE / THE BLANK WALL

Written by Vera Caspary
Though women crime and suspense writers dominate today's bestseller lists, the extraordinary work of the mid-century pioneers is largely unknown. Their work, influential in its day and still vibrant and extraordinarily riveting today, is long overdue for rediscovery.
June 5, 2019 | Hardcover | Library of America | 767 Pages |
$37.50

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