Wednesday, November 11, 2009

A Little Guide to Life’s Secrets


For the fun of it, here are the books I brought home from Goodwill the other day:

Irish Myths and Legends
by Lady Gregory
Running Press
Philadelphia (1998)

Hardcover, 446 pages, $2.99


Death of a Salesman
by Arthur Miller
Penguin Books
New York

First Penguin edition 1976;
date for this printing not given

139 pages, $.99


Chinese Fairy Tales
Illustrated by Jeanyee Wong
Peter Pauper Press
New York (1961)

Hardcover, 61 pages, $.99


A Little Treasury of American Poetry
Edited by Oscar Williams
Charles Scribner’s Sons
New York (1952)

Hardcover, 860 pages, $2.99


Whitman
Everyman’s Library
Pocket Poets
Alfred A. Knopf
New York (1994), eighth printing

Hardcover, 252 pages, $.99


Slaughterhouse-Five
by Kurt Vonnegut
Dell
New York (1991)

Paper, 215 pages, $.99


Palm Reading: A Little Guide to Life’s Secrets
by Dennis Fairchild
Illustrated by Julie Paschkis
Running Press
Philadelphia (1995)

“A Running Press Miniature Edition”

Hardcover, 144 pages, $.99

2 comments:

RUDHI - Chance said...

Really a surprising collection to run for good prices too! Hunters-luck to say...

William Michaelian said...

All the more so because the Literature section there is quite small.... I lead a charmed life!