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WELCOME TO LIZARD MOTEL: CHILDREN, STORIES, AND THE MYSTERY OF MAKING THINGS UP: A MEMOIR

by Feinberg, Barbara

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biblioboy
Published
2004
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780807071441
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$14.60

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Boston: Beacon Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. 0807071447 . First edition. "A completely original memoir about the place of stories in children's lives". 209 pages, notes and further thoughts, acknowledgments. Fine copy in Fine Dust Wrapper. 192
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SEA RUN: SURVIVING MY MOTHER'S MADNESS

by Shields, Mary Lou [Dust Wrapper design by Muriel Nasser, author photo by P. S. Lorris]

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biblioboy
Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780872236653
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$17.40

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New York: Seaview Books [1981]. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. 087223665X . First edition. This copy has been dated ["Cambridge, Massachusetts / April 1984"] and signed ["Mary Lou Shields"] by the author on the front free endpaper. "It is her remarkable ability to tell of her experience truly, to recapture both… Read more
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The Scarlet Thread An Indian Woman Speaks

by Barton Rachael

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biblioboy
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
first thus
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$10.99

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151 page account of a young 15 year old Indian girl shipped off to England for an arranged marriage to a husband who beat and abused her, and at the age of 19, with two children to care for, her escape to start life fresh as a single woman. Prev owner named blacked out inside front cover light edge wear.… Read more
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Blown Sideways through Life

by Shear, Claudia

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biblioboy
Published
1995
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385313124
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$12.99

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Fine in Fine jacket 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾ .gen fic 17
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Siberian Dream

by Pantaeva, Irina

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biblioboy
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780380975549
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$12.80

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New York, New York: Bard. Previous owner name to bottom page edges else fine the dust jacket is protected by an adjustable mylar cover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. ; Photographs .12
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Tea with Demons

by Allen, Carol

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biblioboy
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688050931
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$12.99

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The compelling story of Carol Allen's conflict with madness and the lesser demons of ordinary life. ...the tangled landscape of a modern woman's life, where divorce, single parenting, choice of career, anger, anxiety, and lonlieness are only the most obvious problems. CONDITION: Very light wear in dust jacket with a small chip top edge rear panel.… Read more
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Never Guilty, Never Free

by Foat, Ginny; Foreman, Laura

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biblioboy
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394541419
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$12.80

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NY: Random House Inc. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1985. Remainder mark bottom pg edges, else fine in dust jacket 99
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My Sister's Picture

by Arden, Cathy

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biblioboy
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780671504670
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$12.99

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Remainder stamp bottom page edges near fine in near fine; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 239 pages .bx2
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The Ideals of Mother McAuley and Their Influence

by Miley Sister Mary Hilda

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biblioboy
Published
1931
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$10.99

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NY: P. J. Kenedy And Sons, 1931 68 pages. The Venerable Mother Catherine Elizabeth McAuley was an Irish nun, who founded the Sisters of Mercy in 1831. The Order has always been associated with teaching, especially in Ireland, where the nuns taught Catholics (and at times Protestants) at a time when education was mainly reserved for members of the… Read more
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