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  • The Age of Innocence (Paperback)

    The Age of Innocence (Paperback)

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    "Edith Wharton's classic tale of thwarted love is an exuberantly comic and profoundly moving look at the passions of the human heart." — from back cover

  • Signet Classic: Mansfield Park (Paperback)

    Signet Classic: Mansfield Park (Paperback)

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    "Miss Fanny Price, the poor relation of a wealthy family, possesses only natural goodness to aid her against a dazzlingly witty and lovely rival as they compete for the man they both love." — from back cover

  • Signet Classic: Anna Karenina (Paperback)

    Signet Classic: Anna Karenina (Paperback)

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    Newly translated and with a Foreword by David Magarshack, this edition of Tolstoy's classic novel includes a revised and updated bibliography which offers selections for further reading.

  • The Prince and the Pauper (Paperback)

    The Prince and the Pauper (Paperback)

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    "When I am king, they shall not have bread and shelter only, but also teachings out of books; for a full belly is little worth where the mind is starved, and the heart." — The Prince and the Pauper, page 27

  • To Kill a Mockingbird (Paperback)

    To Kill a Mockingbird (Paperback)

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    "Harper Lee's classic novel of a lawyer in the Deep South defending a black man charged with the rape of a white girl." — Back Cover

  • The Last of the Mohicans: A Narrative of 1757 (Paperback)

    The Last of the Mohicans: A Narrative of 1757 (Paperback)

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    "Reaching deeply into the American past and into the author's experience, The Last of the Mohicans raises again the question of the efficacy of human effort to control irrational forces at work in individual men, races, and nations. The question has never been more pertinent than now." — James Franklin Beard, Clark University, in the Afterword

  • The Last of the Mohicans (Paperback)

    The Last of the Mohicans (Paperback)

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    Part of The Leather Stocking Tales, The Last of the Mohicans is the classic American novel which helped establish James Fenimore Cooper as the preeminent American literary figure of his time.

  • I Don\\\'t Know How She Does It (Paperback)

    I Don't Know How She Does It (Paperback)

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    "The book every working woman is likely to devour. ... A hysterical look—in both the laughing and crying senses of the word—at the life of Supermom." — The New York Times

  • Great Illustrated Classics: Moby Dick (Hardback)

    Great Illustrated Classics: Moby Dick (Hardback)

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    Captain Ahab is obsessed about finding and killing the great white whale Moby Dick after the sea creature took off his leg. His crew fears for their lives as Ahab's desire for revenge threatens their own survival.

  • Great Illustrated Classics: The Red Badge of Courage (Special Sale Edition) (Hardback)

    Great Illustrated Classics: The Red Badge of Courage (Special Sale Edition) (Hardback)

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    What do you do when you are fighting against your own countrymen? Do you become a hero or a coward as you face the dark reality of war? These are some of the issues covered in this gripping story of a young boy who must make life's hard choices.

  • Great Illustrated Classics: The Red Badge of Courage (Hardback)

    Great Illustrated Classics: The Red Badge of Courage (Hardback)

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    What do you do when you are fighting against your own countrymen? Do you become a hero or a coward as you face the dark reality of war? These are some of the issues covered in this gripping story of a young boy who must make life's hard choices.

  • Great Illustrated Classics: Heidi (Hardback)

    Great Illustrated Classics: Heidi (Hardback)

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    A young girl named Heidi must adjust to city life after living close to nature in the isolated, majestic Swiss Alps.

  • Jane Eyre (Complete and Unabridged Paperback)

    Jane Eyre (Complete and Unabridged Paperback)

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    Jane Eyre is in love with Edward Rochester, and they plan to marry, but he's keeping a dark secret that threatens their relationship.

  • Treasury of Children\\\'s Classics: 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (Paperback)

    Treasury of Children's Classics: 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (Paperback)

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    Danger and adventure await the crew of the submarine Nautilus as it makes its dive into the unexplored regions of the vast, deep ocean.

  • Treasury of Children's Classics: The Call of the Wild / The Cruise of the 'Dazzler' (Paperback)

    Treasury of Children's Classics: The Call of the Wild / The Cruise of the 'Dazzler' (Paperback)

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    Here are two of Jack London's high adventure novels: one set from the perspective of a Husky dog named Buck, and the other, from the eyes of Joe Bronson who has unwittingly joined the crew of a pirate ship.

  • Treasury of Children\\\'s Cassics: Little Women (Paperback)

    Treasury of Children's Classics: Little Women (Paperback)

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    Louisa May Alcott's Little Women chronicles the lives of Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy, the March sisters who are growing up in New England. She paralleled the lives of her fictional characters with her own family, with Jo standing in as Louisa May herself.

  • The Phantom Tollbooth (Paperback)

    The Phantom Tollbooth (Paperback)

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    "A classic...Humorous, full of warmth and real invention." — The New Yorker

  • All Quiet on the Western Front (Paperback)

    All Quiet on the Western Front (Paperback)

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    "I am young, I am twenty years old; yet I know nothing of life but despair, death, fear, and fatuous superficiality cast over an abyss of sorrow..." — From All Quiet on the Western Front

  • The Indian in the Cupboard (Paperback)

    The Indian in the Cupboard (Paperback)

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    "It all began with a birthday present Omri didn't want. It would become Omri's secret: precious, dangerous, wonderful—even magical." — From the Back Cover

  • Les Miserables - Abridged Version with Movie Photos (Paperback)

    Les Miserables - Abridged Version with Movie Photos (Paperback)

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    "It has therefore been desirable and possible to abridge the novel, to dispense with numerous lengthy digressions and to eliminate many a phrase, a sentence, a paragraph. By means of such cutting there emerges more clearly the moving, heroic life of a simple and good man." — James K. Robinson, Abridging Editor

  • The Red Badge of Courage and Other Writings (Paperback)

    The Red Badge of Courage and Other Writings (Paperback)

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    "Whereas some writers find the ultimate meaning of life in wholeness or peace, or in some image of organized social life, or in religious belief, Crane finds it in the behavior and the emotions of an individual in the midst of violence. When one has sensed Crane's almost mystical attraction to war and extreme individual terror, one may well conclude that the emotions involved were more important to Crane than the moral or spiritual significance of overcoming fear." — Richard Chase, Editor, in the Introduction

  • Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl (Hardback)

    Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl (Hardback)

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    "Anne's diary is an appropriate monument to her fine spirit and to the spirits of those who have worked and are working still for peace. Reading it is a rich and rewarding experience." — Eleanor Roosevelt in the Introduction

  • Where the Red Fern Grows (Paperback)

    Where the Red Fern Grows (Paperback) [798]

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    "An exciting tale of love and adventure you'll never forget." — From the Back Cover

  • The Scarlet Letter (Hardback)

    The Scarlet Letter (Hardback)

    $2.16

    "Read The Scarlet Letter and enter a subtle world of beauty, cruelty, justice, and mystery. It is unlike any book you have ever read." — From the Dust Jacket

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