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Subject: Are there classics on your shelf (with or without a deal)? Post here.
Date Posted: 10/20/2008 6:03 PM ET
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Order one of the following for one credit and choose another book from my shelf for free.

Frankenstein - Mary Shelley

Letters from the Earth - Mark Twain

The Razor's Edge - Somerset Maugham

The Red Badge of Courage - Stephen Crane

Silas Marner - George Eliot

Charlotte's Web - E. B.White

Stuart Little - E. B. White

UNPOSTABLES:  (See profile for remaining titles)  Take any 2 with order of one book from my shelf.

Brideshead Revisited - Evelyn Waugh

Ethan Frome - Edith Wharton

The Sun Also Rises - Ernest Hemingway

 

 

 

Subject: Tolkien
Date Posted: 10/20/2008 6:15 PM ET
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I have Tolkien's Return of the King. It even has appendices and an index to find poems and various scenes.

~ althena

Date Posted: 10/20/2008 7:49 PM ET
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I have the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain and The Great Gatsby  by F. Scott Fitzgerald.

Date Posted: 10/20/2008 7:53 PM ET
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I have The Sea Wolfe by Jack London.

Date Posted: 10/20/2008 8:59 PM ET
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I have the Red badge of courage (the illustrated classic) Stephen Crane on my shelf. I will do 2/1 anything on shelf.

Kathy



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Date Posted: 10/20/2008 9:25 PM ET
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I Have the following a

ACROSS FIVE APRILS - Irene Hunt

THE MURDER OF ROGER ACKROYD - Agatha Christie

LIGHT IN THE FOREST - Conrad Richter

LOST LADY - Willa Cather

MOLL FLANDERS/ THE FORTUNES AND MISFORTUNES OF THE FAMOUS - Daniel Defoe

 



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Subject: I just posted new book along with classics
Date Posted: 10/20/2008 11:01 PM ET
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The Story of my life by Helen Keller

Lord of the Files by william Golding

The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling

The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams

The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Much ado about nothing by Shakespeare

Great Expectations By Charles Dickens

Dsughte of Fortune by Isabel Allendre

Cannery Row by John Steinbeck

Oedipus rex by sophocles

A midnight sumers Night's Dream by william Shakespeare

Romeo and Juliet  by Shakespeare

The Best Short Stories of Mark Twain by Lawrence I Berkove

 

and more to come

 

 

Subject: adapted classics for children
Date Posted: 10/20/2008 11:40 PM ET
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I have both adapted for children...take them both for one credit

The Prince and the Pauper  

by Mark Twain

and David Copperfield

by Charles Dickens

request one and PM me to remind me to send the other!



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Date Posted: 10/21/2008 8:56 AM ET
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I'm always up for 2/1 deal.  Choose any two books below, or one of the books below and any other book from my shelf.

Disclaimer: I smoke and I'm owned by 1 3/4 cats. :)

 Crime and Punishment (Wordsworth Classics) :: Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Elizabethan Poetry (Thrift Edition)

Great Expectations (Dover Thrift Editions) :: Charles Dickens

Joseph Andrews (Dover Thrift Editions) :: Henry Fielding

Kim (Thrift Edition) :: Rudyard Kipling

Lilacs and Other Stories (Thrift Edition) :: Kate Chopin

Madame Bovary (Dover Thrift Editions) :: Gustave Flaubert

The Marble Faun (Dover Thrift Editions) :: Nathaniel Hawthorne

The Master of Ballantrae (Dover Thrift Editions,) :: Robert Louis Stevenson

Mrs. Dalloway :: Virginia Woolf

Poems, Protest, and a Dream : Selected Writings (Penguin Classics) :: Juana Ines de la Cruz

The Scarlet Letter :: Nathaniel Hawthorne

The Sea-Wolf (Dover Thrift Editions) :: Jack London

Sentimental Education (Thrift Edition) :: Gustave Flaubert

The Way of All Flesh (Giant Thrifts) :: Samuel Butler

Wuthering Heights :: Emily Bronte

Wuthering Heights (Dover Thrift Editions) :: Emily Bronte

 

These are MMPs:

Lord of the Flies :: William Gerald Golding

The Phantom of the Opera :: Gaston Leroux

Rebecca :: Daphne Du Maurier

The Secret Garden (Watermill Classic) :: Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Taming of the Shrew (The New Folger Library) :: William Shakespeare

Tom Sawyer :: Mark Twain



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Date Posted: 10/21/2008 9:42 AM ET
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Tolkien Fellowship of the Ring

I'm sure there are more classics on my shelf...

I'll offer a 4 for 1 for any books off my shelf. Order one and PM the freebies you want. Thanks! Rita.

Subject: Classics just Posted---3 for 1 Deal on all Paperbacks.....Till October 31
Date Posted: 10/21/2008 1:02 PM ET
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I just posted some classics, such as A Tale of Two Cities, Silas Marner, Scarlett Letter, David Copperfield, Gulliver's Travel.

Cyrano de Bergerac, The House of the Seven Gables, Wuthering Heights, The Once and Future King, The Lost Horizon,

Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde.

Some of these are old books, but very readable and good condition. There are others, but not sure what exactly you are looking for. If you find

something,   I am now doing a 3 for 1 deal on Paperbacks. Take a look at my bookshelf and see!!!!! 

PM me if interested, in case I do not get back to the forum soon......

Jeanne

 

Subject: children's classics
Date Posted: 10/21/2008 2:06 PM ET
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I have some on my shelf, plus the following which I haven't yet listed:      WILL DEAL - MAKE OFFER

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer & The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

All Things Bright and Beautiful

Anne of Avonlea

Anne of Ingleside

Anne of Windy Poplars

Black Beauty

Canterbury Tales

The Castle in the Attic

A Christmas Carol 2 copies

Cry the Beloved Country

A Death in the Family

Emma (hc)

The First Four Years (Wilder)

The Gift of the Magi and Other Stories

Goodbye Mr. Chips 2 copies

Great Expectations

The Great Brain

Great Dialogues of Plato

Homer Price

House of the Seven Gables

The Jungle Book (2)

Kidnapped

The Last Battle

A Little Princess

Lord of the Flies

The Magician’s Nephew

Maggie: A Girl of the Street (Steinbeck)

Mary Poppins

The Metamorphosis

Moll Flanders 2 copies

Notes from Underground; White Nights; The Dream of a Ridiculous Man

On the Far Side of the Mountain

The Picture of Dorian Gray

Prince Caspian

The Return of the Indian

Robin Hood of Sherwood Forest

The Scarlet Letter

The Swiss Family Robinson

The Turn of the Screw

Typee

Vanity Fair

The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

The Winter of Our Discontent



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Date Posted: 10/22/2008 2:22 PM ET
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bumping / updated post

Date Posted: 10/23/2008 9:10 AM ET
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I have "The Caine Mutiny" Herman Wouk and "The Celebrated Jumping Frog and Other Stories" by Mark Twain.  These books are new looking hardbacks that didn't come with dust covers.  They have gold color lettering on the cover.  They are also  unabridged Reader's Digest versions, and they are posted on my shelf.  The Caine Mutiny has a picture of exactly what the books like.  Although the Mark Twain book didn't come up showing a picture, it is similar in style.

http://www.paperbackswap.com/book/details/9780895774149-The+Caine+Mutiny

http://www.paperbackswap.com/book/details/9780895774156-The+celebrated+jumping+frog+and+other+stories+The+Worlds+best+reading

 

There is a smoker in my home but it is pet free.

Date Posted: 10/23/2008 9:40 AM ET
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What I have in the way of classics:

Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare

Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare

Macbeth by William Shakespeare

Hard Times by Charles Dickens

Death in Venice by Thomas Mann

Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert