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1 Amory, Cleveland TROUBLE WITH NOWADAYS A Curmudgeon Strikes Back
New York NY Arbor House 1979 0877952388 / 9780877952381 Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Book is cocked. DJ flaps are creased. ; With insight and wit, an eminent chronicler of American society touches on such subjects as servants, women, children, and sex as he points to an abandonment of the verities as the primary problem of modern society.; 263 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
2 Bacon, Francis ESSAYS AND NEW ATLANTIS
Roslyn, NY Walter J. Black 1942 Reprint Hardcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Wear at edges. ; 302 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
THERE'S A COUNTRY IN MY CELLAR The Best of Russell Baker, Baker, Russell
3 Baker, Russell THERE'S A COUNTRY IN MY CELLAR The Best of Russell Baker
New York NY William Morrow 1990 0688095984 / 9780688095987 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; Presents the best of the author's newspaper columns published since 1962, arranged into a dozen different themes; B&W Photographs; 432 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
4 Becker, Carl FREEDOM AND RESPONSIBILITY IN THE AMERICAN WAY OF LIFE
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1946 Second Printing Hardcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edges bumped. Yellowing on endpapers. ; Five lectures delivered on the William W. Cook Foundation at the University of Michigan, December 1944. With an introductory essay by George H. Sabine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
5 Bennett, Arnold MENTAL EFFICIENCY Hints to Men and Women
New York George H. Doran 1911 Hardcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; 119 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
CONTINUOUS HARMONY Essays Cultural and Agricultural, Berry, Wendell
6 Berry, Wendell CONTINUOUS HARMONY Essays Cultural and Agricultural
New York NY Harcourt Brace 1972 0156225751 / 9780156225755 Seventh Printing Softcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear; 182 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
HOME ECONOMICS Fourteen Essays, Berry, Wendell
7 Berry, Wendell HOME ECONOMICS Fourteen Essays
San Francisco, CA North Point Press 1994 0865472750 / 9780865472754 Seventh Printing Softcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear; Essays examine subjects such as family farms, modern universities, national defense policy, and the relationship between humanity and nature; 192 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
SEX, ECONOMY, FREEDOM & COMMUNITY Eight Essays, Berry, Wendell
8 Berry, Wendell SEX, ECONOMY, FREEDOM & COMMUNITY Eight Essays
New York NY Pantheon 1993 0679756515 / 9780679756514 First Paperback Edition Softcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear; 177 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
9 Besterman, Theodore VOLTAIRE ESSAYS AND ANOTHER
London Oxford University Press 1962 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Exlibrary with markings. DJ flap pasted on front endpaper. ; Ex-Library; B&W Illustrations; 181 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
10 Blackstone, Harriet editor BEST AMERICAN ORATIONS OF TODAY
New York Hinds, Noble & Eldredge 1903 Hardcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Previous owner's name. ; 291 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
ATLANTIC ESSAYS, Bogorad, Samuel editor
11 Bogorad, Samuel editor ATLANTIC ESSAYS
Boston, MA D. C. Heath 1958 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; 466 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
FEW BRASS TACKS, Bromfield, Louis
12 Bromfield, Louis FEW BRASS TACKS
New York NY Harper & Brothers 1946 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. Previous owner's name. DJ price clipped. ; 303 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
TWENTY-SEVEN CONTEMPORARY ESSAYS, Brownsword, Walter editor
13 Brownsword, Walter editor TWENTY-SEVEN CONTEMPORARY ESSAYS
New York NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1967 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Previous owner's name. Pen underlining and pen notes on margins. ; 292 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
BEST OF CARLYLE Selected Essays and Passages, Carlyle, Thomas
14 Carlyle, Thomas BEST OF CARLYLE Selected Essays and Passages
New York Thomas Nelson 1929 Hardcover 
Good+ with no dust jacket; Edges bumped. Exlibrary with markings. Spine weak and cracked. Check marks on table of contents underlining and marks in margins; Edited with Introduction and Notes by Herbert LeSourd Creek. ; Nelson's English Series; Ex-Library; 534 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
15 Chapman, John Jay SELECTED WRITINGS OF JOHN JAY CHAPMAN
New York Farrar, Straus and Cudahy 1957 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. DJ has water stain on edge. ; Edited with an introduction by Jacques Barzun; 294 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
16 Clive, John NOT BY FACT ALONE Essays on the Writing and Reading of History
New York NY Alfred A. Knopf 1989 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
17 Combs, Homer editor BOOK OF THE ESSAY From Montaigne to E. B. White
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1950 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; 537 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
18 Davenport, William editor MODERN EXPOSITION
New York NY Harcourt Brace 1946 Hardcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Previous owner's name. Some pencil marks inside. ; 400 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
MAN FORBID AND OTHER ESSAYS, Davidson, John
19 Davidson, John MAN FORBID AND OTHER ESSAYS
Boston, MA Ball Publishing 1910 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; Introduction by Edward J. O'Brien. ; 255 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
TEN MASTERS OF THE MODERN ESSAY, Davis, Robert editor
20 Davis, Robert editor TEN MASTERS OF THE MODERN ESSAY
New York Harcourt Brace 1966 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Bookstore stamp. Previous owner's name. Pen and pencil marks in table of contents. ; 437 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
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