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  • Tales from the Riverside
    Larry Landgraf
    Tales from the Riverside tells true and unique stories about one man’s struggle with alligators, snakes, killer bees, and hordes of nasty critters on a daily basis in his swamp. Experience the danger without the need for professional medical services. Life in a swamp is not for everyone. ...
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    22,79 €

  • The Life of Samuel Johnson
    James Boswell
    This is a biography of Dr. Samuel Johnson written by James Boswell. It is regarded as an important stage in the development of the modern genre of biography; many have claimed it as the greatest biography written in English. While Boswell’s personal acquaintance with his subject only began in 1763, when Johnson was 54 years old, Boswell covered the entirety of Johnson’s life by...
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    36,04 €

  • Confessions of an English Opium-Eater
    Thomas De Quincey
    Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (1821) is an autobiographical account written by Thomas De Quincey, about his laudanum (opium and alcohol) addiction and its effect on his life. The Confessions was 'the first major work De Quincey published and the one which won him fame almost overnight. ...
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    17,94 €

  • Haiku Master
    Erik Thomas
    A literary vision quest in space & time coming from the mind of a high school student. All poetry written from 9th through 12th grade blended with an emotive exhilarating score of rhyme nuanced by an organized touch of romance. ...
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    11,27 €

  • ROBERT A. HEINLEIN
    WILLIAM H. PATTERSON / WILLIAM HPATTERSON
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    34,12 €

  • A Passionate Sisterhood
    Kathleen Jones
    The Lake Poets, Wordsworth, Coleridge and Southey, have become a literary myth and we are used to looking at the Lake District landscape through its romantic prism. But for their sisters, wives and daughters the view was very different. The Wordsworths lived at Grasmere, the Coleridges and Southeys twelve miles away at Keswick and the women created a kind of extended family tha...
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    12,01 €

  • The Lonely House
    Paul Brody
    During her lifetime, Emily Dickinson did not seek out recognition or attempt to change the world around her, even in the smallest way. A private but not antisocial person, she kept her life’s work, and her innermost feelings, almost entirely to herself. Her life was rich in intellectual pursuits, and she had many friends with whom she exchanged witty and brilliant letters, but ...
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    6,16 €

  • Beat Transnationalism
    John Tytell
    Allen Ginsberg told John Tytell that he would not understand the Beat Generation without first experiencing life in Mexico, and so, while writing Naked Angels, the first book to explore the development of Beat literature, Tytell headed south to Oaxaca.In this volume, Tytell examines the importance of Mexico to the Beat Generation, while recounting – via letters from that period...
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    16,04 €

  • La jefa y el monte
    Nitty Rizo Patrón
    Con esta segunda entrega, Nitty Rizo Patrón (Lima, 1943) confirma esa vocación por narrar historias que en La doña y el monte, su primer libro, se tradujo en el medio centenar de crónicas que recogen la etapa fundacional, llena de desafíos y no por ello menos idílica, de su vida marital y familiar en la hacienda El Choloque.En este volumen, titulado La jefa y el monte, Nitty vu...
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    31,20 €

  • A Tramp Abroad, vol. 1
    Mark Twain / Samuel Clemens
    One of the finest of Twain’s travel books, detailing (often hilariously) his adventures in Europe, as a Yankee confronting the Old World. France, Germany, and Switzerland will never quite seem the same again. A fascinating glimpse of far times and places, seen through the eye of America’s best writer. ...
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    15,80 €

  • A Tramp Abroad, vol. 1
    Mark Twain / Samuel Clemens
    One of the finest of Twain’s travel books, detailing (often hilariously) his adventures in Europe, as a Yankee confronting the Old World. France, Germany, and Switzerland will never quite seem the same again. A fascinating glimpse of far times and places, seen through the eye of America’s best writer. ...
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    26,28 €

  • A Tramp Abroad, vol. 2
    Mark Twain / Samuel Clemens
    One of the finest of Twain’s travel books, detailing (often hilariously) his adventures in Europe, as a Yankee confronting the Old World. France, Germany, and Switzerland will never quite seem the same again. A fascinating glimpse of far times and places, seen through the eye of America’s best writer. ...
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    15,74 €

  • A Tramp Abroad, vol. 2
    Mark Twain / Samuel Clemens
    One of the finest of Twain’s travel books, detailing (often hilariously) his adventures in Europe, as a Yankee confronting the Old World. France, Germany, and Switzerland will never quite seem the same again. A fascinating glimpse of far times and places, seen through the eye of America’s best writer. ...
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    22,38 €

  • Life on the Mississippi
    Mark Twain / Samuel Clemens
    This is the book that everyone knew, in Mark Twain’s time, that he had to write. It is the story of his youth on the Mississippi and his career as a riverboat pilot before the Civil War, which contains not only some of his very best writing, but remains our most vivid picture of this colorful era in American history. It might be fairly said that LIFE ON THE MISSISSIPPI is to st...
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    39,11 €

  • Roughing It, Vol. 1
    Mark Twain / Samuel Clemens
    Shortly after his inglorious 'military career' in a Confederate militia, as related in 'A Private History of a Campaign That Failed,' Mark Twain 'lit out for the Territories' when his brother was appointed secretary to the governor of Nevada. The result was one of the greatest books in the literature of the American West, full of first-hand accounts of cowboys, miners, roughnec...
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    27,40 €

  • Roughing It, Vol. 2
    Mark Twain / Samuel Clemens
    Shortly after his inglorious 'military career' in a Confederate militia, as related in 'A Private History of a Campaign That Failed,' Mark Twain 'lit out for the Territories' when his brother was appointed secretary to the governor of Nevada. The result was one of the greatest books in the literature of the American West, full of first-hand accounts of cowboys, miners, roughnec...
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    15,62 €

  • Roughing It, Vol. 2
    Mark Twain / Samuel Clemens
    Shortly after his inglorious 'military career' in a Confederate militia, as related in 'A Private History of a Campaign That Failed,' Mark Twain 'lit out for the Territories' when his brother was appointed secretary to the governor of Nevada. The result was one of the greatest books in the literature of the American West, full of first-hand accounts of cowboys, miners, roughnec...
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    26,09 €

  • Roughing It, Vol. 1
    Mark Twain / Samuel Clemens
    Shortly after his inglorious 'military career' in a Confederate militia, as related in 'A Private History of a Campaign That Failed,' Mark Twain 'lit out for the Territories' when his brother was appointed secretary to the governor of Nevada. The result was one of the greatest books in the literature of the American West, full of first-hand accounts of cowboys, miners, roughnec...
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    18,76 €

  • Life on the Mississippi
    Mark Twain
    This is the book that everyone knew, in Mark Twain’s time, that he had to write. It is the story of his youth on the Mississippi and his career as a riverboat pilot before the Civil War, which contains not only some of his very best writing, but remains our most vivid picture of this colorful era in American history. It might be fairly said that LIFE ON THE MISSISSIPPI is to st...
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    26,79 €

  • Carta al padre
    Franz Kafka
    Carta al padre es una obra conmovedora e introspectiva de Franz Kafka escrita en 1919. Esta extensa carta es un examen honesto e inquebrantable de la compleja y a menudo tensa relación de Kafka con su dominante padre, Hermann Kafka.En la carta, Kafka expresa sus sentimientos de inadecuación, miedo y alienación, que atribuye en gran medida a la naturaleza autoritaria y crítica d...
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    8,35 €

  • Carta al padre - Brief an den Vater
    Franz Kafka
    Carta al padre es una obra conmovedora e introspectiva de Franz Kafka escrita en 1919. Esta extensa carta es un examen honesto e inquebrantable de la compleja y a menudo tensa relación de Kafka con su dominante padre, Hermann Kafka.En la carta, Kafka expresa sus sentimientos de inadecuación, miedo y alienación, que atribuye en gran medida a la naturaleza autoritaria y crítica d...
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    11,79 €

  • The Canister X Transmission
    A.P. Fuchs
    Begin transmission . . .Running from June 2020 to March 2024, The Canister X Transmission was sent via email to readers worldwide.Readers received news straight from A.P. Fuchs’s bunker studio at Axiom-man Central that was meant to engage, entertain, and have some fun.The Very Long Year Six took a long time to fulfill. It was a time of A.P. Fuchs’s settlement into a new life an...
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    15,19 €

  • Dentro
    Claucinei Ramos
    Aprendi que a gente sobrevive a qualquer perda alheia ao nosso corpo, a tudo que está fora de nós, longe do nosso alcance quem a gente perde para a morte, mas também quem a gente perde para a vida a gente sobrevive.Trecho de um dos escritos deste livro que transmite como envelhecer pode não ser só ver o corpo mudar, mas ver a evolução do seu espírito através das vivências. Me...
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    9,16 €

  • Sussurros Ruins
    Elyne Silva
    Em seu livroSussurros Ruins , Elyne Silva narra como foi conviver com uma mãe que não soube dar amor, carinho e apoio aos seus filhos, afetando suas relações interpessoais. Ela mostra como isso impactou sua autoestima, confiança e felicidade. Sua obra é um testemunho pessoal, revelando nas entrelinhas como superou os traumas do passado e construiu uma nova vida. Já se sentiu re...
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    12,08 €

  • Eu Não Sou Eu! E Agora?
    Débora Borba Da Cruz
    O autismo virou moda? Agora todo mundo é autista?Eu não tenho a resposta para essas perguntas, mas tenho um lugar à mesa guardado especialmente para você, quer se sentar? Não fique nervoso, vamos ter um encontro agradável.Sobre o que vamos conversar? Bom, aos 26 anos descobri que eu não sou eu e resolvi fazer uma viagem no tempo e reviver tudo novamente com um novo olhar, saben...
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    17,64 €

  • 1957
    Antônio Sérgio Carréra De Albuquerque Melo
    Tarde da noite, uma família embarca no ônibus que a levará para abraçar uma oportunidade de um futuro promissor. A esperança é grande, e as chances de sucesso estão lá, em Brasília, capital da República. A vitória dependerá da garra e determinação de um pai para vencer as dificuldades naturais de um mundo desconhecido e assim garantir uma vida digna para sua jovem família.Nesta...
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    22,27 €

  • The Voyage of the Norman D.
    Barbara Newhall Follett
    Following the successful launch of her first book, The House Without Windows (Alfred A. Knopf, 1927), thirteen-year-old Barbara Newhall Follett dived deep into pirate lore. She wanted to write about a fortune-telling girl her age whose world was gypsies and pirates-that is, another fictional autobiography like House. One problem: Barbara has never been to sea. She lacks the kno...
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    18,63 €

  • James Joyce
    United Library
    James Joyce’s book delves into the extraordinary life and literary contributions of one of the most renowned figures of the 20th century. Born in Dublin on February 2, 1882, Joyce’s impact on modernist literature is immeasurable. His seminal work, 'Ulysses' (1922), revolutionized the novel form by paralleling episodes of Homer’s Odyssey in a variety of literary styles, notably ...
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    11,35 €

  • James Joyce
    United Library
    El libro de James Joyce profundiza en la extraordinaria vida y contribuciones literarias de una de las figuras más renombradas del siglo XX. Nacido en Dublín el 2 de febrero de 1882, el impacto de Joyce en la literatura modernista es inconmensurable. Su obra seminal, 'Ulises' (1922), revolucionó la forma de la novela al paralelizar episodios de la Odisea de Homero en una varied...
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    9,08 €

  • Um Olhar Sobre A Imprensa Pirassununguense
    Israel Foguel
    EmUm Olhar sobre a Imprensa Pirassununguense , somos convidados a embarcar em uma jornada fascinante pelos meandros da comunicação local, onde cada página revela as intricadas teias que sustentam a vida e a alma de Pirassununga.Neste mergulho profundo, exploramos não apenas os jornais que pontuam a história da região, mas também as vozes por trás das manchetes, as ondas sonoras...
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    17,23 €