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The Little Prince

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Translated by Richard Howard
2000. 86 pages.
Color illustrations.
8.75 x 7 inches. Paperback.

Price: $14.00

Salinger

David Shields and Shane Salerno
2013. 720 pages.
9.25 x 6.25 inches. Hardcover.


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A Christmas Carol: The Original 1843 Manuscript

Charles Dickens
Introduction by Declan Kiely
176 pages.
10.5 x 8.5 inches. Hardcover.


Price: $59.00

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Secret Lives of Great Authors
Secret Lives of Great Authors
What Your Teachers Never Told You About Famous Novelists, Poets, and Playwrights

Robert Schnakenberg
2008. 304 pages.
8 x 5.25 inches. Paperback.

Product Code: 9781594742118

$16.95


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With outrageous and uncensored profiles of everyone from William Shakespeare to Thomas Pynchon, Secret Lives of Great Authors tackles all the tough questions your high school teachers were afraid to answer: What’s the deal with Lewis Carroll and little girls? Is it true that J. D. Salinger drank his own urine? Why was Ayn Rand such a big fan of Charlie’s Angels? This title is sure to inform and amuse, with hundreds of little-known, politically incorrect, and downright bizarre facts. The classics were never this much fun in school!

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Elizabeth Lunday
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