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  • Loren Eiseley collected
    Eiseley, Loren
    A modern Thoreau explores the mysteries of the universe in this deluxe collector's boxed set. To read Loren Eiseley (1907-1977) is to renew a sense of wonder at the miracles and paradoxes of evolution and the ever-changing diversity of life. At the height of a distinguished career as a "bone-hunter" and paleontologist, Eiseley turned from fieldwork and scientific publication to...

    $1,655.00 MXN

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  • Kurt Vonnegut: The Complete Novels (Boxset)
    Vonnegut, Kurt / Offit, Sidney (Ed.)
    The novels of Kurt Vonnegut defined a generation a remain among the most enduringly popular and influential works of the last century. Now, for the first time, they are available in a single collector’s edition, featuring authoritative annotated texts. This boxed set includes four Library of America volumes:Novels & Stories 1950–1962Player Piano The Sirens of Titan Mother N...

    $3,097.00 MXN

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  • Faulkner Novels 1957-1962
    Faulkner, William
    William Faulkner's fictional chronicle of Yoknapatawpha County culminates in his three last novels, rich with the accumulated history and lore of the microcosmic domain where he set most of his work. Faulkner wanted to use the time remaining to him to achieve a summing-up of his fictional world: "I know I won't live long enough to write all I need to write about my imaginary co...

    $1,151.00 MXN

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  • American Canon, The
    Bloom, Harold
    Our foremost literary critic on our most essential writers, from Emerson and Whitman to Hurston and Ellison, from Faulkner and O'Connor to Ursula K. LeGuin and Philip Roth. No critic has better understood the ways writers influence one another--how literary traditions are made--and no writer has helped readers understand this better, than Harold Bloom. Over the course of a rema...

    $729.00 MXN

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  • American Science Fiction: Eight Classic...
    Wolfe, Gary K. (Ed.)
    In a deluxe two-volume collector's edition boxed set, eight mind-bending novels from science fiction's most transformative decade, including the landmark classic Flowers for Algernon The tumultuous 1960s was a watershed decade for American science fiction. As the nation raced to the moon, acknowledged masters from the genre's "golden age" reached the height of their powers. As ...

    $1,563.00 MXN

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  • Faulkner Novels 1942-1954
    Faulkner, William
    The years 1942 to 1954 saw Faulkner's greatest success--and greatest inner anguish. Plagued by depression and alcohol, he knew he had more to achieve and a finite amount of time and energy to achieve it. This volume gathers four groundbreaking works from this fascinating period. "Go Down, Moses" is a haunting novel that explores the intertwined lives of black, white, and Indian...

    $1,019.00 MXN

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  • Four Novels of the 1960's
    Dick, Philip K.
    Known in his lifetime primarily to readers of science fiction, Philip K. Dick (1928-1982) is now seen as a uniquely visionary figure, a writer who, in editor Jonathan Lethem's words, "wielded a sardonic yet heartbroken acuity about the plight of being alive in the twentieth century, one that makes him a lonely hero to the readers who cherish him."This Library of America volume ...

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  • American Science Fiction
    Wolfe, Gary K. (Ed.)
    Modern science fiction came of age in the 1950s, and it was in America that the genre broke most exuberantly free from convention. Moving beyond the pulp magazines, science fiction writers stretched their imaginations at novel length, ushering in an era of stylistic experiment and freewheeling speculation that responded in wildly inventive ways to the challenges and perplexitie...

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  • Farber on Film
    Farber, Manny
    Manny Farber (1917–2008) was a unique figure among American movie critics. Champion of what he called "termite art" (focused, often eccentric virtuosity as opposed to "white elephant" monumentality), master of a one-of-a-kind prose style whose jazz-like phrasing and incandescent twists and turns made every review an adventure, he has long been revered by his peers. Susan Sontag...

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  • American Speeches
    Widmer, Ted (Ed.)
    From the American Revolution to the present day, public oratory has profoundly shaped American history and culture-not only our politics but our language and our sense of national identity. Edited by historian and former presidential speechwriter Ted Widmer, American Speeches presents the complete texts of forty-seven of the greatest speeches in American history: from Patrick H...

    $379.00 MXN

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  • War No More
    Rosenwald, Lawrence (Ed.)
    A first-of-its-kind gathering of the essential texts of the American antiwar tradition, from the Revolution to the war on terror: over 150 eloquent, provocative voices for peace. Library of America presents an unprecedented tribute to a great American literary tradition. War has been a reality of the American experience from the founding of the nation and in every generation th...

    $854.00 MXN

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  • Novels and Stories 1920-1922
    Fitzgerald, F. Scott
    A collection of the post World War I writings of this great American novelist focuses on the novels and short stories he penned between 1920 and 1922, including This Side of Paradise, Flappers and Philosophers, and 'Dalyrimple Goes Wrong,' among other seminal works. ...

    $1,061.00 MXN

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  • John Steinbeck: Novels and Stories 1932-1937
    Steinbeck, John
    'Deep down it's mine, right to the center of the world,' says a Salinas Valley farmer about his land in John Steinbeck's To a God Unknown, and Steinbeck the writer could have said the same. From the very start of his career he evoked the landscapes and people of central California with lyrical intensity and unflinching frankness. Through his intimate rendering of that place and...

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  • Ray Bradbury
    Eller,Jonathan R. (Ed.)
    A master storyteller and visionary champion of creative freedom, Ray Bradbury is one of the most beloved and influential writers of our time. To explore the worlds of his books, his astonishing futures and haunting pasts, is to rediscover the wondrous possibilities of life. This Library of America edition gathers four of his greatest works in a single volume. Here is The Martia...

    $832.00 MXN

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  • Novels, 1920-1925
    Dos Passos, John

    $1,127.00 MXN

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  • Collected Plays vol. 1: 1944-1961
    Miller, Arthur

    $928.00 MXN

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  • Unknown Kerouac, The
    Kerouac, Jack, Tietchen Todd (ed.)

    $768.00 MXN

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  • Loren Eiseley Vol, 2
    Eiseley, Loren

    $827.00 MXN

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  • Carson McCullers: Stories, Plays & Other...
    Mccullers, Carson

    $833.00 MXN

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  • Novels & Stories 1963-1973
    Vonnegut, Kurt

    $832.00 MXN

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  • Call of the wild, The
    London, Jack

    $179.00 MXN

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  • John Steinbeck: Novels 1942-1952
    Steinbeck, John
    This third volume in The Library of America's authoritative edition of John Steinbeck's writings shows one of America's most enduring popular writers continuing restlessly to explore new subject matter and new approaches to storytelling. The Moon Is Down (1942), set in an unnamed Scandinavian country under German occupation, dramatizes the transformation of ordinary life under ...

    $886.00 MXN

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  • Novels: The House of Mirth / The Reef /...
    Wharton, Edith

    $1,061.00 MXN

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  • Zuckerman Bound
    Roth, Philip
    For the last half century, the novels of Philip Roth have re-energized American fiction and redefined its possibilities, leading the critic Harold Bloom to proclaim Roth "our foremost novelist since Faulkner." Roth's comic genius, his imaginative daring, his courage in exploring uncomfortable truths, and his assault on political, cultural, and sexual orthodoxies have made him o...

    $1,060.00 MXN

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  • Valis and Later Novels: A Maze of Death /...
    Dick, Philip K.
    In 2007, Philip K. Dick: Four Novels of the 1960s became the fastest selling title in The Library of America's history. The 2008 companion volume, Five Novels of the1960s & 70s, broke series records for advance sales. Now comes a third and final volume gathering the best novels of Dick's final years, when religious revelation, always important in his work, became a dominant and...

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  • Sun also Rises & Other Writings 1918-1926
    Library of America launches its long-awaited Hemingway edition with a landmark collection of writings from his breakthrough years, in newly edited, authoritative texts.With a letter of introduction from Sherwood Anderson, Ernest Hemingway travelled to Paris in 1921. There, he ame into contact with Gertrude Stein, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Pablo Picasso, James Joyce, and other expatr...

    $729.00 MXN

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  • Norman Mailer: The Sixties (Boxset)
    Mailer, Norman / Lennon, J. Michael (Ed.)
    Fifty years after the turmoil of 1968, modern America's most turbulent decade comes to life though the collected writings of its greatest literary provocateurNo writer plunged more wholeheartedly into the chaotic energies of the 1960s than Norman Mailer, as he fearlessly revolutionized literary norms and genres to capture the political, social, and sexual explosions of an unset...

    $1,754.00 MXN

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  • Visions of Cody / Visions of Gerard / Big Sur
    Kerouac, Jack
    An authoritative edition of three Beat novels by the legendary author of On the Road. The third volume in The Library of America’s edition of the writings of Jack Kerouac opens with Visions of Cody, the groundbreaking work originally written in the early 1950s and published posthumously in 1972, in which Kerouac first treats the material later immortalized in On the Road. In it...

    $728.00 MXN

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  • Novels 1993 - 1995
    Roth, Philip

    $787.00 MXN

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  • Early Novels & Stories
    Baldwin, James

    $834.00 MXN

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